The Big Band and Swing Podcast
A Topical AND Tropical Episode

A Topical AND Tropical Episode

February 12, 2021

Episode 48 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.

...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.

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 Chick Webb. 

If you would like access to Podcast Extras and Bonus Content then join our Patreon and become a "Hepcat".  It's a great way to support the Podcast and Swing City Radio.

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

The Magic Touch of Kirk, Day and Goodman

The Magic Touch of Kirk, Day and Goodman

February 5, 2021

Episode 47 includes some great music from Andy Kirk, Doris Day, Benny Goodman and more.  We also learn the secret behind the unmade-up look.

...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.

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 Roy Eldridge. 

If you would like access to Podcast Extras and Bonus Content then join our Patreon and become a "Hepcat".  It's a great way to support the Podcast and Swing City Radio.

Check it out at: http://www.SupportSwing.com

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

Soundies and Some Jam

Soundies and Some Jam

January 29, 2021

Episode 46 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.

...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.

Mercer, Miller and The Revers-o-scope

Mercer, Miller and The Revers-o-scope

January 22, 2021

Episode 45 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.

...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.

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 Raymond Eberle. 

If you would like access to Podcast Extras and Bonus Content then join our Patreon and become a "Hepcat".  It's a great way to support the Podcast and Swing City Radio.

Check it out at: https://www.patreon.com/swingcityradio

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

Monroe, Pied Pipers and Oats

Monroe, Pied Pipers and Oats

January 15, 2021

Episode 44 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.

...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.

Kaye, Wain and Eckstine

Kaye, Wain and Eckstine

January 8, 2021

Episode 43 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.

...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.

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 Red Allen. 

If you would like access to Podcast Extras and Bonus Content then join our Patreon and become a "Hepcat".  It's a great way to support the Podcast and Swing City Radio.

Check it out at: https://www.patreon.com/swingcityradio

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

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