The Big Band and Swing Podcast
Big Band Birthdays - January 30: Roy Eldridge

Big Band Birthdays - January 30: Roy Eldridge

January 30, 2021

In this Podcast Extra of "The Big Band and Swing Podcast" we celebrate the birthday of one of the finest trumpet players of the Big Band Era - Roy Eldridge.  Roy was born on January 30, 1911 in Pittsburgh, PA.

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Soundies and Some Jam - Episode 46

Soundies and Some Jam - Episode 46

January 29, 2021

Features some great music from Glenn Miller, Stan Kenton, Larry Clinton and more.  Ronnaldo also plays a bunch of Soundies and an All-Star Jam Session from 1946.

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Mercer, Miller and The Revers-o-scope - Episode 45

Mercer, Miller and The Revers-o-scope - Episode 45

January 22, 2021

Includes some great songs from Johnny Mercer, Frank Sinatra, Liz Tilton and Tony Pastor.  Ronnaldo also unpacks an audio clip from 1944 which, in his opinion, is simply a ridiculous masterpiece.

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Big Band Birthdays - January 19: Raymond Eberle

Big Band Birthdays - January 19: Raymond Eberle

January 19, 2021

In this Podcast Extra of "The Big Band and Swing Podcast" we celebrate the birthday of vocalist - Raymond Eberle.  Ray was born January 19, 1919 in Mechanicville, New York.

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

Monroe, Pied Pipers and Oats - Episode 44

Monroe, Pied Pipers and Oats - Episode 44

January 15, 2021

Features tracks from Vaughn Monroe, Artie Shaw, The Pied Pipers and others.  We will also listen to a great version of Tuxedo Junction by Harry James.  Ronnaldo reads a listener's review and we learn who is the Giant of the Cereals.

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Kaye, Wain and Eckstine - Episode 43

Kaye, Wain and Eckstine - Episode 43

January 8, 2021

Features tracks from Earl "Fatha" Hines, Sammy Kaye, Bea Wain, Billy Eckstine and many more.  If you've been cold this winter, I've got an old ad just for you.

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Big Band Birthdays - January 7:  Red Allen

Big Band Birthdays - January 7: Red Allen

January 7, 2021

In this Podcast Extra of "The Big Band and Swing Podcast" we celebrate the birthday of trumpeter and vocalist Red Allen.  Red was born January 7, 1908 in New Orleans.

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Collection of Big Band Favorites - Part 2

Collection of Big Band Favorites - Part 2

January 1, 2021

Hey there People of Swing! I'm going to be taking a small break during the holidays but I DID NOT want to leave you empty handed. So I've put together a collection of songs from past episodes that I really enjoyed cleaning up and playing just for you.  Peggy Lee, Harry James and The Andrews sisters are just a few of the artists you'll hear in this episode.  Enjoy the music and see you soon! 

...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!

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