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

More number songs including: Dinner at Eight, Five Foot Two, You Are the One and Three O' Clock in the Morning.

Artist include: Gene Austin, Hazel Scott, Bing Crosby and Bem Selvin.

Direct download: Count_Up_1_to_8.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:56am CST

Songs with numbers in the titles; plus pointless trivia about numbers.  Songs include: Tea For Two, The Fives, I'm In Seventh Heaven and Three Little Words.
Artists include: Ethyl Waters, Count Basie, Fats Waller, Marion Harris and Wingy Manone.
Direct download: countdown_7_to_1.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:56am CST

Songs about stars.  Songs include: Dancing Under the Stars, Come Down My Evening Star, I Saw Stars and Stardust.  Performers include: Lillian Russel, Willie the Lion Smith, Bing Crosby and Cab Calloway.
Direct download: Star_Songs.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:04am CST

The musicians who brought boogie woogie into mainstream popularity in the 1930s and 1940s.  Pianists include: Albert Ammons, Pete Johnson, Meade Lux Lewis, Hazel Scott and Jimmy Yancey.

Tunes include: Boogie Woogie Prayer, Bass Goin Crazy, Hazel's Boogie and Movin the Boogie.

Direct download: Boogie_Woogie_Part_2.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:16am CST

Early boogie woogie pianists including: Jimmy Blythe, Cow Cow Davenport, Pinetop Smith and Romeo Nelson.

Tunes include: Pinetop's Boogie Woogie, Chicago Stomp, Cow Cow Blues and Head Rag Hop.

Direct download: Boogie_Woogie_Part_1.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:24am CST