Previous Vocal Group Record of the Week
(Week of 6/1/02 - 6/7/02)


"Lindy"
by The Cabineers
on Decca 7835B
released in 1941

"Sweet Louise"
by The Cabineers
on Decca 7873B
released in 1941

Photo Of The The Cabineers
[The above photo provided by Paul Ressler.]

Above: Photo of The Cabineers. (Top L-R) Bill Westbrook (tenor), Matt McKinney (bass), Count Cablo (baritone), (Bottom) Maggie Furman (alto).


Decca Label-The Cabineers-1941 Decca Label-The Cabineers-1941
[The above label images and below audio files provided by George Moonoogian.]
Above Left: Label image for Decca 7835B, recorded 12/11/40 and released mid-1941. Bill Westbrook sings lead.

Above Right: Label image for Decca 7873B, recorded 12/11/40 and released November 1941. Again Bill Westbrook sings lead.

The Cabineers had two releases on Decca (1941), three on Abbey (1949), and three on Prestige (1951-52). All of these groups included both Bill Westbrook and Maggie Furman (who at some point married Westbrook).

Listen to this week's selections:

A) Click on an option below to listen to Streaming RealAudio.

"Lindy" - The Cabineers - Decca 7835B - 1941
"Sweet Louise" - The Cabineers - Decca 7873B - 1941
"BOTH SONGS" played in sequence

B) Click on an option below to listen to Downloading RealAudio.

"Lindy" - The Cabineers - Decca 7835B - 1941 (file size=395KB)
"Sweet Louise" - The Cabineers - Decca 7873B - 1941 (file size=449KB)


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