Paramount Records

When a record collector from Oregon visited Grafton in 2002 looking for remnants of Paramount, it triggered a reawakening.

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Paramount Records

Angie Mack and Paramount Records History

Upon learning that the pioneering recording studio and record pressing plant had operated on the street where she lives, resident Angela Mack, 37, launched a website, www.paramountshome.org, and a campaign to publicize the fact that blues legends, including Charley Patton, “Son” House, Louise Johnson and Skip James, once had recorded in her hometown.