Sun, 23 December 2018
Singers include: Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Mel Torme, Jimmy Rushing, Anita O'Day, Mildred Bailey, Maxine Sullivan & Nat King Cole.
Songs include: Blue Moon, Jimmy's Blues, When Your Lover Has Gone, Lady Be Good, Sweet Loraine, Night in Tunisia & More Than You Know.
Direct download: Jazz_Singers_of_the_1940s.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:11pm CDT
Mon, 17 December 2018
To mark the 248th birthday of Ludwig van Beethoven, a 1953 recording of the Symphony #2 by Herbert von Karajan and the Philaharmonia Orchestra.
Direct download: Beethovens_Birthday_2018.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:33pm CDT
Sat, 15 December 2018
Songs include: The Christmas Spell, The Man With the Bag, The Sleigh, Barnyard Christmas, Christmas In Jail, The Mistletoe Kiss and Death Might Be Your Santa Claus.
Performers include: Kay Starr, Eddie Arnold, The Mills Brothers, Spike Jones, Peggy Lee, Mitch Miller, The Rev. J.M. Gates and Leroy Carr.
Direct download: Forgotten_Christmas_Songs_Part_2.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:10pm CDT
Sat, 8 December 2018
Lesser-known Christmas music from the 1930s through the 1950s.
Songs include: Christmas Candles, Shake Hands With Santa Claus, Santa Claus' Party, Little Christmas Tree, Santa Claus Got Stuck In My Chimney and Christmas Swing.
Performers include: Ella Fitzgerald, Les Baxter, Kay Kyser, the Andrews Sisters, Nat King Cole, The Orioles and Django Reinhardt.
Direct download: Forgotten_Christmas_Songs_Part_One.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:49pm CDT
Sun, 2 December 2018
Songs include: Love Is Just Around the Corner, A Table In a Corner, Blue Skies Are Just Around the Corner, There Are Bad Times Just Around the Corner and Dark Corners.
Musicians include: Ben Webster, Jack Hylton, Bing Crosby, Mildred Bailey, Noel Coward, Rex Stewart and Artie Shaw.
Direct download: Corner_Music.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:11am CDT