The Big Band and Swing Podcast
A Cheesy Powerhouse - Episode 50

A Cheesy Powerhouse - Episode 50

February 26, 2021

Includes songs from Raymond Scott, Artie Shaw, Ina Ray Hutton and Frank Sinatra.  Ronnaldo plays a very cheesy radio ad and we hear some great Soundies.

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Jitterbugs, It’s a Good Day - Episode 49

Jitterbugs, It’s a Good Day - Episode 49

February 19, 2021

Features some fantastic music from Tommy Dorsey, Count Basie, Helen Forrest and more.  Ronnaldo plays an old clip that focuses on Jitterbugs and we hear a great Benny Goodman track from 1939.

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Big Band Birthdays - February 17: Charlie Spivak

Big Band Birthdays - February 17: Charlie Spivak

February 17, 2021

In this Podcast Extra of "The Big Band and Swing Podcast" we celebrate the birthday of trumpeter and bandleader - Charlie Spivak.  Charlie was born Feb 17th of 1905 or 1907 depending on who you ask.  Some resources put his birthplace in the Ukraine while others place it in New Haven, Connecticut.

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Topical AND Tropical - Episode 48

Topical AND Tropical - Episode 48

February 12, 2021

Features some great tracks from Bob Chester, Buddy Rich, Glenn Miller and more.  Ronnaldo thanks some of the newest Hepcats and we take a quick look at some Big Band music with a Hawaiian flavor.

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Big Band Birthdays - February 10: Chick Webb

Big Band Birthdays - February 10: Chick Webb

February 10, 2021

In this Podcast Extra of "The Big Band and Swing Podcast" we celebrate the birthday of legendary drummer and bandleader - Chick Webb.  Chick was born on February 10, 1905 in Baltimore, Maryland.

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The Magic Touch of Kirk, Day and Goodman - Episode 47

The Magic Touch of Kirk, Day and Goodman - Episode 47

February 5, 2021

Includes some great music from Andy Kirk, Doris Day, Benny Goodman and more.  We also learn the secret behind the "unmade-up" look.

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