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October 1, 2021
Cylinder of the MonthDown at the Huskin' Bee, sung by Arthur Collins & Byron G. Harlan (1909).

September 1, 2021 — Tinfoil.com's 25th anniversary.
Cylinder of the MonthPlease, Mr. Conductor, Don't Put Me Off the Train, sung by Byron G. Harlan (1903).

August 1, 2021
Cylinder of the MonthHeart Bowed Down, played by Heart Bowed Down (1904).

July 1, 2021
Cylinder of the MonthLa Media Noche, played by John Philip Sousa's United States Marine Band (1891).

June 1, 2021
Cylinder of the MonthIn the Shade of the Old Apple Tree, sung by the Columbia Quartette (1906).

May 2, 2021
Cylinder of the Month – A Billy Murray double feature! From 1908, the comic song, I'm Afraid to Come Home in the Dark, and from 1909, its humorous sequel, I Used to Be Afraid to Go Home in the Dark.

April 2, 2021
Cylinder of the MonthMiserere from "Trovatore", sung by Marie Dietrich and Carl Jorn (1907).

March 1, 2021
Cylinder of the MonthHebrew Vaudeville - parody on "Rip Van Winkle was a Lucky Man", by Julian Rose (1903).

February 1, 2021
Cylinder of the MonthImmortality, by William Jennings Bryan (1908).

January 1, 2021
Cylinder of the MonthThe Charge of Roosevelt's Rough Riders, played by the Columbia Orchestra (1898).
Wishing everyone a happier 2021!

December 1, 2020
Cylinder of the MonthWashington Post March, played by the Edison Military Band (1904).

November 1, 2020
Cylinder of the MonthFlirting on the Beach, played by the Edison Symphony Orchestra (1904).

October 1, 2020
Cylinder of the MonthUnlawful Trusts, by William H. Taft (1908).

September 1, 2020 — Tinfoil.com's 24th anniversary.
Cylinder of the Month – The Georgia Minstrels, performed by S. H. Dudley & Len Spencer (1904).

August 2, 2020
Cylinder of the MonthDance on Friday Night, played by the Peerless Orchestra (1900).
Hidden Speech – Created.   A new space: When the powerful and groupthinkers go into overdrive to muzzle a few, it is often enlightening to break from the pack and ask 'why?' ...

July 4, 2020
Cylinder of the MonthThat Beautiful Rag, sung by Stella Mayhew and Billie Taylor (1910).
Cylinder Music Shop – Just emerged from learning PHP and AJAX in order to update Tinfoil.com's ability to accommodate donations and other goodness; sorry for being late: I probably should have set an alarm! At any rate...
Happy 4th to everyone!

June 1, 2020
Cylinder of the MonthOur Whistling Servant Girl, singing and whistling by John Y. AtLee (1900).

May 1, 2020
Cylinder of the MonthYou're as Welcome as the Flowers in May, sung by Byron G. Harlan & Frank C. Stanley (1904).

April 2, 2020
Cylinder of the MonthThe Night Alarm, played by the Polyphone Symphony Orchestra (1898-1899).

March 1, 2020
Cylinder of the MonthBy the Light of the Silvery Moon, sung by Ada Jones (1910).

February 1, 2020
Cylinder of the Month – "Toreador Song" from Carmen, sung by Antonio Vargas (1903).

January 1, 2020
Cylinder of the MonthRocked in the Cradle of the Deep, sung by the Original Bison City Quartette (1892).
Wishing everyone a happy 2020!

December 1, 2019
Cylinder of the MonthThose dirty dogs: Men with their Nicotine, Tobacco and Alcohol, by John Alexander Dowie (1901).

November 1, 2019
Cylinder of the MonthSecond Connecticut March, played by the Edison Concert Band (1899).

October 3, 2019
Cylinder of the MonthTransformation Scene from "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde", performed by Len Spencer (1905).

September 3, 2019 — Tinfoil.com's 23th anniversary.
Cylinder of the MonthIt Don't Seem Like the Same Old Smile, sung by George J. Gaskin (1897).

August 1, 2019
Cylinder of the MonthReuben Rag, sung by Sophie Tucker (1910).

July 2, 2019
Cylinder of the MonthStreet Piano Medley, performed by August Molinari (1908).

June 2, 2019
Cylinder of the MonthLa Flute Enchantée - Mon coeur t'attend, performed by Jane Mérey & Albert Piccaluga (1903).

May 2, 2019
Cylinder of the MonthThe Golden Wedding, performed by Ada Jones & Len Spencer (1905).

April 2, 2019
Cylinder of the MonthMrs. McCloud's Reel, played by James C. McAuliffe (1899).

March 1, 2019
Cylinder of the MonthChopin's Funeral March, played by the Edison Concert Band (1906).

February 2, 2019
Cylinder of the MonthImperial Minstrels - Dese Bones Shall Rise Again, by Len Spencer & Steve Porter (1901).

January 1, 2019
Cylinder of the MonthEl Capitan March Medley, played by Issler's Orchestra (1900).
Happy 2019 to all!

December 2, 2018
Cylinder of the MonthO Come All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fidelis), sung by the Columbia Quartette (1904).

November 1, 2018
Cylinder of the MonthTake Your Time, Gentlemen, sung by Press Eldridge (1892).

October 2, 2018
Cylinder of the MonthAnd Her Golden Hair Was Hanging Down Her Back, played by Banta's Orchestra (1895).

September 1, 2018 — Tinfoil.com's 22th anniversary.
Cylinder of the MonthClancy's Prize Waltz Contest, performed by Len Spencer (1904).

August 2, 2018
Cylinder of the MonthLiberty Bell March, played by the Edison Concert Band (1897).

July 2, 2018
Cylinder of the MonthAll the Silver in the Silvery Moon, sung by Billy Williams (1911).

June 1, 2018
Cylinder of the Month – Perhaps the earliest aircheck recording - a telegraphic radio broadcast (ca. 1910).

May 1, 2018
Cylinder of the MonthNobody Knows, Nobody Cares, sung by Will Oakland (1909).

April 1, 2018
Cylinder of the Month – The prologue from Pagliacci, sung by Italian baritone Antonio Scotti (1906).

March 1, 2018
Cylinder of the MonthTell Me With Your Eyes Medley, played by Albert Benzler (1905).
Cylinder Music Shop – Due to recent unfortunate heavy price increases for international shipping, we are no longer able to offer free shipping to Canada.   Additionally, we ask that our international customers first request a quotation for their order's shipping costs before placing the order.   Thank you for your continued support of our preservation work.

February 1, 2018
Cylinder of the MonthJerusalem Mournin', performed by Polk Miller and His Old South Quartette (1910).

January 2, 2018
Cylinder of the MonthUncle Josh's Letter From Home, performed by Cal Stewart (1909).
Wishing you a happy 2018.

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