The Big Band and Swing Podcast
Episode 30: Hampton, Fitzgerald and that ‘Ol Trusty Fridge

Episode 30: Hampton, Fitzgerald and that ‘Ol Trusty Fridge

September 25, 2020

Hey there People of Swing! In this episode we listen to some Stan Kenton, Martha Tilton, Lionel Hampton and Ella Fitzgerald.  Ronnaldo also discusses that old fridge you may have in the garage or basement.

...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.

Episode 29: Peggy Lee and Cupcakes for Me!

Episode 29: Peggy Lee and Cupcakes for Me!

September 18, 2020

Hello there Big Band Fans! This episode features some great songs by Jimmy Lunceford, Benny Goodman, Sam Donahue, Louis Jordan and more.  Let's listen to some great Swing music together and maybe, just maybe, share some cupcakes.

...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.

Episode 28: Crosby, The Count and Canned Meats

Episode 28: Crosby, The Count and Canned Meats

September 11, 2020

Greetings Swingers! In this episode we hear from Count Basie, Hal McIntyre, Raymond Scott, Woody Herman and Bing Crosby.  Ronnaldo also discusses delicious canned meat.

...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.

Episode 27: So Many Greats and Little Liver Pills

Episode 27: So Many Greats and Little Liver Pills

September 4, 2020

Hello Swing Fans! This episode features some great music by Chick Webb, Les Brown, Frank Sinatra, The Andrews Sisters and more.  By the way, count how many times I say "great" in the first segment.  Yipes!

...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.

Celebrating: Les Brown

Celebrating: Les Brown

August 28, 2020

Hello there everyone! In this special episode of The Big Band and Swing Podcast we celebrate the music of Les Brown. We play some of his hits and take a deeper look at this Big Band Icon.  Join us in this musical celebration of Les Brown.

...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.

Episode 26: The Great Hollywood Hangover

Episode 26: The Great Hollywood Hangover

August 28, 2020

Hello Podcast Listeners! This episode features some great recordings by Duke Ellington, Russ Morgan, The Andrews Sisters, Bob Crosby and more.  Let's get drunk on Big Band and Swing music together.

...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.

Episode 25: Beyond Half-Past Jump Time

Episode 25: Beyond Half-Past Jump Time

August 21, 2020

Hey there People of Swing! In this episode of The Big Band and Swing Podcast we feature some fantastic music by Martha Tilton, Mabel Lee, Buddy Rich, Larry Clinton, Billie Holiday and more.  It's a Swingin' good time!

...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.

Episode 24: Why Don’t You Do Right, Arthur Murray?

Episode 24: Why Don’t You Do Right, Arthur Murray?

August 14, 2020

Hello Swingers and Swingettes! This episode features some great music by Billy Eckstine, Boyd Raeburn, Betty Hutton, Glen Gray and the Casa Loma Orchestra and more. Men also learn how to achieve the well-groomed look to get ahead both socially and on the job.

...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.

Celebrating: Harry James

Celebrating: Harry James

August 7, 2020

Hello there fine People of Swing! In this special episode of The Big Band and Swing Podcast we celebrate the music of a true icon of the Big Band Era, Harry James. We play some of his hits and take a closer look at the trumpet playing bandleader. Join us in this musical celebration of Harry James.

 

...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.

Episode 23: Frankie, Bing and Delicious Homemade Pickles

Episode 23: Frankie, Bing and Delicious Homemade Pickles

August 7, 2020

Hey there People of Swing! In this episode we hear some great music by The Ink Spots, Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, The Benny Goodman Sextet, Ella Fitzgerald and more. We also listen to an old Chase and Sanborn Coffee radio ad. Oh, and I almost forgot: Pickles.

 

...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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