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Pigmeat Markham - Mr. Vaudeville FLAC
  • Performer Pigmeat Markham
  • Title Mr. Vaudeville
  • Date of release 1967
  • Country US
  • Style Comedy
  • Label Chess
  • Catalog number LPS 1515, LPS-1515
  • Other formats Vinyl, LP, Stereo
  • Genre Sounds
  • Size MP3 1861 mb
  • Size FLAC 2984 mb
  • Rating: 4.9
  • Votes: 258


1The Shotgun5:45
3The Stranger8:00
4The Third Degree5:55
5The Suspicious Hisband6:54
6The Imaginary Bartender9:55


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
LP-1515Pigmeat Markham "Mr. Vaudeville" ‎(LP, Mono)ChessLP-1515US1967
LP-1515Pigmeat Markham "Mr. Vaudeville" ‎(LP, Mono)ChessLP-1515US1967
LP-1515Pigmeat Markham "Mr. Vaudeville" ‎(LP, Mono, Promo)ChessLP-1515US1967
LPS 1515, LPS-1515Pigmeat Markham Mr. Vaudeville ‎(LP)Chess, ChessLPS 1515, LPS-1515US1967


  • Cover [Photo & Design]Don S. Bronstein
  • Edited ByDoug Brand
  • EngineerReice Hamel
  • Liner NotesEd Cook
  • ProducerRalph Bass


  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side Label (Set 1)): 4TRS-0891
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side Label (Set 1)): 4TRS-0892
  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side Label (Set 2)): #15384
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side Label (Set 2)): #15385
  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side Runout Etching): I A2 4TRS-0891-1 15384 S-1 LPS-1515 4
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side Runout Etching): 4TRS-0892-1 15385 S-2 LPS-1515 4 A1 I


  • Recorded At – Apollo Theater-New York City
  • Record Company – Chess Records
  • Manufactured By – Chess Producing Corp.
  • Pressed By – RCA Records Pressing Plant, Indianapolis


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