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

The songs of lyricist, Jack Yellen, including: Happy Days Are Here Again, Ain't She Sweet, Are You From Dixie, Happy Feet and I Wonder What's Become Of Sally.

Performers include: Sophie Tucker, Al Jolson, Paul Whitman, Kaufman & Murray and Alice Faye.

Direct download: Jack_Yellen.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:54am CST

Songs include: One Sweet Letter From You, Love Letters In The Sand, I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write My Self a Letter and Red Kiss On a Blue Letter.

Performers incude:Dorris Day, Jimmie Rodgers, Sophie Tucker, Charlie Poole, Lee Morse and the Boswell Sisters.

Direct download: Letter_Songs.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:41am CST

Highlights from country music radio shows of the 1940s.  Shows include:The National Barn Dance, The Grand  Ole Opry, Western Stars and Plantation Jubilee.  Performers include: Lulu Belle & Scotty, Hank Williams, Red Foley, Sally Foster, Grandpa Jones and Little Jimmie Dickens.

Direct download: Country_Music_Radio.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:46am CST

Tunes about rivers,including:Old Man River, One More River To Cross, Deep River and River Stay Away From My Door.

Performers incude: Al Jolson , The Sons of the Pioneers, Bessie Smith, Marian Anderson and Hoagy Charmichael.

Direct download: river_songs.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:44pm CST

Musicians from the Bluegrass State, including: Bill Monroe, Rosemary Clooney, Jimmie Blythe, Cliff Carilse and Lionel Hampton.

Songs include: Blue  Moon of Kentucky, Flying Home, Grieving For You and Roll In My Sweet Baby's Arms

Direct download: Kentucky.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:24am CST