Top ten incredible recordings

compiled by JFRater for The List Universe (The universe of curious lists).
As mentioned by the Author : "
Before I start on the list, I feel that I should advise that a couple of the items here are quite horrific and I would recommend that those who are weak of heart or who have a nervous disposition avoid them."
-- tracklist --
1. Alessandro Moreschi (the only recorded true castrato)
2. Mado Robin - highest recorded sung note
3. Florence Foster Jenkins - worst singer
4. Pope Leo XIII (first recorded Pope - 1903)
5. Lord Hawhaw (William Joyce) - executed for treason
6. Number Stations
7. Florence Nightingale - invented modern nursing
8. [WARNING] Russian Exorcism
9. [WARNING] Jonestown - the last 30 minutes (November 18, 1978)
10. First recording of human voices (1878 - Frank Lambert)

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Dan Deacon

Dan Deacon "Crystal Cat" video
Dan Deacon
Spiderman of the rings
(2007) on Carpark records.

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last but not least ...

Last but not least the excellent "Champaign a Go-Go volume 1" shared on Number06's blog Sounds Of Vinyls (side 2)
This month an amazing cocktail of original soundtracks and other groovy rarities from the 70's !
(including all original lp cover art scans)
The selection begins with the heavy breakbeat of the psyché-pop sound collages of Alain Goraguer,
an icredibly groovy track from the 1970 movie "sur un arbre perché" featuring Louis De Funes.)A must hear !
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Thanks for sharing these amazing Lps Number 6. Great comp' !
Number 6's blog


60's french exploitation beats

Christian Garros & les "Rock Four" - Girl rock

90 tracks of 60's french instrumental
, twist, rock, hully gully, madison
, jerk generously ripped and compiled from original 45rpm by Whoops blog.
Beautiful art cover scans included.
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The Zombies

Everybody is talking about The Zombies ...

You can now listen to all their recordings, "Zombie Heaven" ,
a 4 cds box set released in 1997 on Big Beat records, is available for download at Discos Ocultos blog. C
heck HERE for the tracklist.
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Discos Ocultos

Surf exotica

"Exotic Guitars" an Xtabay compilation

tracks of exotica surf madness
generously compiled and share by the australian mythic site " Xtabay'sWorld "a site where exotica, lounge and space age pop music rules."
Very very cool instrumental tunes, sit back, relax and listen to "exotic guitars".
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Summer party


Emile Cohl

"Mobilier Fidele" (1909)
Emile Cohl (1857-1938)
A French caricaturist of the largely-forgotten Incoherent Movement, cartoonist, and animator, called "The Father of the Animated Cartoon" and "The Oldest Parisian".

"Fantasmagorie" (1908)
learn more about Emile Cohl on Wikipedia
emilecohl.com (in french)