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Top 10 Incredible Recordings

by Listverse Staff
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Ten recordings that will blow you away – from horrifying to historic, these ten recordings are fascinating. This podcast contains audio that may be disturbing to some listeners. We advise discretion…


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Excerpt from the original: “Before I start on the list, I feel that I should advise that a couple of the items here are quite horrific and I would recommend that those who are weak of heart or who have a nervous disposition avoid them. The items I am referring to are marked in the text. The items are not in any particular order as it is very hard to rate the historical importance versus the just plain weird value.”

Read the original list here.

Items in this podcast:

1. The only recorded true castrato
2. Stratospheric Coloratura
3. Worst singer
4. First recorded Pope – 1903
5. Executed for treason
6. Number Stations – spy networks?
7. Florence Nightingale
8. Authentic exorcism
9. Jonestown suicide tape
10. First recording On a Phonograph
Bonus: The Sounds of Hell

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Listverse Staff

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