Stars of Vaudeville #45 Van and Schenck
Van and Schenck were a popular vaudeville music and comedy team in the late teens and twenties. (Gus Van’s birthday is today). If you want to know more, stick around! I’m doing the liner notes for Archeophone Records compilation of some of their best recordings! In the meantime, though, check this out:
To find out more about these variety artists and the history of vaudeville, consult No Applause, Just Throw Money: The Book That Made Vaudeville Famous, available at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and wherever nutty books are sold.