Sat, 27 August 2011
Lesser-known blues singers from the 1920s and 1930s. Performers include: Josie Miles, Mary Johnson, Kathrine Henderson, Hattie McDaniel, Maggie Jones, Chippie Hill and Edith Wilson.
Songs inclue: West End Blues, Death Letter Blues, Boxcar Blues, I Thought I'd Do It & Home Town Blues.
Direct download: Forgotten_Blues_Singers.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:48am CDT
Sat, 20 August 2011
The first in a series dedicated to the music of 1945; the last year of World War II, Songs include: It Might As Well Be Spring, Lover Man, Ebony Concerto, Laura and Cocktails For Two.
Performers include: Frank Sinatra, Erskine Caldwell, Billie Holiday, Spike Jones and Igor Stravinsky.
Direct download: 1945_Part_1.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:52am CDT
Sat, 13 August 2011
Music left off of earlier podcasts. Songs include: Bewitched, Fish Fry, The Stars & Stripes Forever, Martha and Please Be Kind. Performers include: Lary Clinton, Jimmy Dorsey, The Phildelphia Orchestra, Marie Greene and Sarah Vaughn.
Direct download: Leftovers__11.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:46am CDT
Sat, 6 August 2011
Yodeling in early 20th Century pop music. Songs include: Yodeling Jive, The Harlem Yodel, Blue Yodel #5, I Miss My Swiss and The Yodeling Polka.
Artists include: Jimmie Rodgers, The Andrews Sisters, Bessie Smith, Bill Monroe, Gene Krupa and The Dandridge Sisters.
Direct download: Yodeling.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:06am CDT