the entertainer behind the screen

Pay no attention to the figure behind the screen. H. P. Lovecraft’s visit to that New York hot spot, Club R’lyeh, left him ill at ease. It was the jazz music & musicians,  that unsettled him.

 

Harlem Flat Blues (1929) Duke Elington’s Jungle Band

 

Oriental Illusions (Oriental Nightmare) Slim Lamar & His Southerners