Music From 100 Years Ago
Music from the early days of the 20th Century with comments.

Prewar blues harp greats, including: Sonny Terry, Daddy Stovepipe, Noah Taylor, Sonny Boy Williamson 1, Eddie Mapp and Jaybird Coleman. Songs include: Harmonica Blues, Dixie Flyer Blues, Boarding House Blues and Sundown Blues.

Direct download: Blues_Harmonica.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:03pm CDT

Highlights from the Library of Congress' National Recording Registry.  Performers include: John Lee Hooker, The International Sweethearts of Rhythm, Sol Hoopii, Fiorello La Guardia and Vladimir Horowitz.  Recordings include: Tudexo Junction, Facinating Rhythm, Reading Dick Tracy, I Can Hear it Now, Boogie Chillin and Artistry in Rhythm.

Direct download: National_Recording_Registry_Part_4.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:25am CDT

Songs include: Stardust, Stella By Starlight. Stars Fell On Alabama, A Handful of Stars and Come Down My Evening Star. Performers include: Hoagy Carmichael, Benny Goodman, Lilian Russel, Artie Shaw, Vera Lynn and Johnny Mercer.

Direct download: starry_songs.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:32pm CDT

Songs include: Maybe It's Because I'm An Londoner, Chelsea Bridge, A Foggy Day In London, The London Bridge March, London Pride and A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square. Performers include: Billy Cotton, Vera Lynn, Thomas "Fats" Waller, Fletcher Henderson, Noel Coward and Fred Astaire.

Direct download: London_Songs.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:02am CDT