The Big Band and Swing Podcast
Big Band Birthdays - July 26: Buddy Clark

Big Band Birthdays - July 26: Buddy Clark

July 26, 2021

In this Podcast Extra of "The Big Band and Swing Podcast" we celebrate the Birthday of Buddy Clark.  Buddy was born on July 26th, 1912 in Dorchester, Massachusetts.

* All music in this podcast are Creative Commons.  Artists are credited within the podcast.

Linda and the Dipsy Doodle - Episode 71

Linda and the Dipsy Doodle - Episode 71

July 23, 2021

Includes some music from Benny Carter, Anson Weeks, Ray Noble and more.  Ronnaldo plays tracks from old AFRS Radio Shows including Command Performance, Jubilee and One Night Stand.  But hey, he always does that.

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Big Band Birthdays - July 21: Kay Starr

Big Band Birthdays - July 21: Kay Starr

July 21, 2021

In this Podcast Extra of "The Big Band and Swing Podcast" we celebrate the Birthday of Kay Starr.  Kay was born on July 21, 1922 in Dougherty, Oklahoma.

* All music in this podcast are Creative Commons.  Artists are credited within the podcast.

Tonight is Your Lucky Night - Episode 70

Tonight is Your Lucky Night - Episode 70

July 16, 2021

Features vintage recordings from Erskine Hawkins, Boyd Raeburn and Harry James. We also learn a little bit about Lucky Lager.

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Music and Pictures from the Sky - Episode 69

Music and Pictures from the Sky - Episode 69

July 9, 2021

Includes some great vintage music from Jimmy Dorsey, Ray McKinley, The Dinning Sisters and more.  Ronnaldo also discusses the differences between Snader Telescriptions and Soundies.

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Big Band Birthdays - July 8: Louis Jordan

Big Band Birthdays - July 8: Louis Jordan

July 8, 2021

In this Podcast Extra of "The Big Band and Swing Podcast" we celebrate the Birthday of Louis Jordan. Jordan was born on July 8, 1908 in Brinkley, Arkansas.

* All music in this podcast are Creative Commons.  Artists are credited within the podcast.

Big Band Birthdays - July 3: Jerry Gray

Big Band Birthdays - July 3: Jerry Gray

July 3, 2021

In this Podcast Extra of "The Big Band and Swing Podcast" we celebrate the Birthday of Jerry Gray. Jerry was born on July 3, 1915 in Boston, Massachusetts.

* All music in this podcast are Creative Commons.  Artists are credited within the podcast.

A Frolic and a Jam - Episode 68

A Frolic and a Jam - Episode 68

July 2, 2021

Features recordings from Bing Crosby, Ralph Flanagan and Duke Ellington. We also listen to some more tracks from the Saturday Night Swing Club.

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The Hungry Count is Jealous - Episode 67

The Hungry Count is Jealous - Episode 67

June 25, 2021

Includes recordings from Vaughn Monroe, Charlie Barnet, Raymond Scott and more.  This episode is as exciting as a circus and a three day rodeo wrapped up into one!

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Big Band Birthdays - June 22: Ben Pollack

Big Band Birthdays - June 22: Ben Pollack

June 22, 2021

In this Podcast Extra of "The Big Band and Swing Podcast" we celebrate the Birthday of Ben Pollack.  Pollack was born on June 22, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois.

* All music in this podcast are Creative Commons.  Artists are credited within the podcast.

Maybe I Need More Coffee - Episode 66

Maybe I Need More Coffee - Episode 66

June 18, 2021

Features music from Les Brown, Glenn Miller, Dinah Shore and no, I don't have that high energy delivery of Ernie Bubbles Whitman.  

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“A Little Jive is Good”, said Martha - Episode 65

“A Little Jive is Good”, said Martha - Episode 65

June 11, 2021

Includes recordings from Ella Fitzgerald, The Ink Spots, Larry Clinton and more.  Ronnaldo thanks some new Hepcats for supporting the podcast.

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A Double Dose of Bandleader Blondes - Episode 64

A Double Dose of Bandleader Blondes - Episode 64

June 4, 2021

Features music from Ina Ray Hutton, John Kirby, Artie Shaw and more.  We also learn a little bit about vocalist and actress, Thelma White.  

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Upbeat Music from the War Years - Episode 63

Upbeat Music from the War Years - Episode 63

May 28, 2021

Includes recordings from Johnny Mercer, Bea Wain, Glenn Miller and more.  An upbeat way to recognize Memorial Day.

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Big Band Birthdays - May 26: Peggy Lee

Big Band Birthdays - May 26: Peggy Lee

May 26, 2021

In this Podcast Extra of "The Big Band and Swing Podcast" we celebrate the birthday of the beautiful, sophisticated and very talented vocalist and songwriter - Peggy Lee.  Miss Peggy Lee was born on May 26, 1920 in Jamestown, North Dakota.

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Dusting Off The Panoram - Episode 62

Dusting Off The Panoram - Episode 62

May 21, 2021

Features the audio portions from Soundies by Tony Pastor, Billy Eckstine, Buddy Clark and more. Ronnaldo also plays tracks from Jan Savitt and The Andrews Sisters. 

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Celebrating: Bobby Sherwood

Celebrating: Bobby Sherwood

May 18, 2021

In this special episode of The Big Band and Swing Podcast we celebrate the music of Bobby Sherwood. We play some of his popular recordings and take a closer look at this multi-talented artist of the Big Band Era.  Join me this musical celebration of Bobby Sherwood.

...and remember, if you want to listen to more Big Band and Swing Music check out SwingCityRadio.com to hear Your Big Band Favorites from the 1930's, 40's and Today!

* All music in this podcast are Creative Commons.  Artists are credited within the podcast.

A Beautiful Mornin’ from Tackyville - Episode 61

A Beautiful Mornin’ from Tackyville - Episode 61

May 14, 2021

Includes music from Glenn Miller, Woody Herman, Count Basie, Frank Sinatra and more.  We also learn some informative tips on what to do on a date.

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Static and Clicks from Kalamazoo - Episode 60

Static and Clicks from Kalamazoo - Episode 60

May 7, 2021

Features songs by Louis Jordan, Artie Shaw, Tommy Dorsey and more. Ronnaldo discusses cleaning up old audio and welcomes new Hepcats. 

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Celebrating: Stan Kenton

Celebrating: Stan Kenton

May 5, 2021

Hello there! In this special episode of The Big Band and Swing Podcast we celebrate the music of Stan Kenton. We play some of his Hits, his Soundies and take a deeper look at this innovative, Big Band Icon.  Join me in this musical celebration of Stan Kenton.

...and remember, if you want to listen to more Big Band and Swing Music check out SwingCityRadio.com to hear Your Big Band Favorites from the 1930's, 40's and Today!

* All music in this podcast are Creative Commons.  Artists are credited within the podcast.

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