The Big Band and Swing 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 vocalist - Raymond Eberle.  Ray was born January 19, 1919 in Mechanicville, New York.

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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.

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

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!

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

Collection of Big Band Favorites - Part 1

Collection of Big Band Favorites - Part 1

December 25, 2020

Hello everyone! I'm going to be taking a little 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 for you.  The King Sisters, Tex Beneke and Count Basie are just a few of the artists you'll hear in this episode.  Enjoy!

...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 Chick, a Tiger and a Boyd -Episode 42

A Chick, a Tiger and a Boyd -Episode 42

December 18, 2020

Features music from Chick Webb, The Original Dixie Land Band, Boyd Raeburn and many more.  We also learn where to go if you need a gift for the Johnsons. 

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A Little Dab of Kenton, Basie and Goodman - Episode 41

A Little Dab of Kenton, Basie and Goodman - Episode 41

December 11, 2020

Features some Stan Kenton, Ina Ray Hutton, Frank Sinatra, Lionel Hampton and more.  We also learn that Brylcream may make your hair disturbingly healthy. 

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Big Bands and Beer - Episode 40

Big Bands and Beer - Episode 40

December 4, 2020

Features music from Duke Ellington, Vaughn Monroe, Artie Shaw, Lucky Millinder and many more.  Ronnaldo sings a song in this one?  What?  You can't be serious! 

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Bunnies and Wells - Episode 39

Bunnies and Wells - Episode 39

November 27, 2020

Features "hopping" tunes from Bunny Berigan, Charlie Barnet, Glenn Miller, The International Sweethearts of Rhythm and more.  We also listen to an old radio ad from Groves Nose Drops. 

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Celebrating: A Big Band Christmas

Celebrating: A Big Band Christmas

November 26, 2020

Hi there Big Band Fans! In this special episode of The Big Band and Swing Podcast we celebrate Christmas music from some of the biggest names of The Big Band Era. We play some great, festive songs from Glenn Miller, Bing Crosby, Perry Como, Dinah Shore and more. 

...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.

Soundies and Ironized Yeast Tablets - Episode 38

Soundies and Ironized Yeast Tablets - Episode 38

November 20, 2020

Features music by Larry Clinton, Louis Jordan, Ginny Simms, Frank Sinatra and more.  We also listen to an old radio ad promoting Ironized Yeast Tablets.

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Big Band Hits, Fits and Fear - Episode 37

Big Band Hits, Fits and Fear - Episode 37

November 13, 2020

Features classic tunes from Benny Goodman, Gene Krupa, Charlie Barnet, The Dorsey Brothers and many more.  Ronnaldo also plays a "comforting" Atomic Bomb public service announcement. 

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Brown and Gray Smoke Rings - Episode 36

Brown and Gray Smoke Rings - Episode 36

November 6, 2020

Features music by Ray Anthony, Glen Gray, Les Brown, Harry James and so much more.  We also hear an old advertisement from Chesterfield and learn that 30 years of tobacco research was behind their cigarettes.

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I Can’t Drive 35! - Episode 35

I Can’t Drive 35! - Episode 35

October 30, 2020

Features music by Bunny Berigan, Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman and more.  We also hear a classic live recording from Duke Ellington and learn all about Goodyear Lifeguard Tires.

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Anthony, Mundy and “Shore, I’ll Buy a Chevy” - Episode 34

Anthony, Mundy and “Shore, I’ll Buy a Chevy” - Episode 34

October 23, 2020

Features music by Ray Anthony, Jimmy Mundy, Wilbert Baranco, Jimmy Lunceford, Red Norvo and more.  Dinah Shore also recommends to See the USA in Your Chevrolet. 

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Celebrating: Bing Crosby

Celebrating: Bing Crosby

October 16, 2020

Hi there Big Band Fans! In this special episode of The Big Band and Swing Podcast we celebrate the music of Bing Crosby. We play some great songs from Bing and we take a deeper look at America's first multimedia star.  Join us in this musical celebration of Bing Crosby.

...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.

Webb, Berigan and the Importance of Hat Room - Episode 33

Webb, Berigan and the Importance of Hat Room - Episode 33

October 16, 2020

Features music by Chick Webb, Vincent Lopez, Kay Kyser, Bunny Berigan and more.  Ronnaldo also rambles on about Rambler.

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Celebrating: The Andrews Sisters

Celebrating: The Andrews Sisters

October 9, 2020

Hi there Swing Music Fans!  In this special episode of The Big Band and Swing Podcast we celebrate the music of The Andrews Sisters. We play some of their classic hits and take a closer look at one of the most famous vocal groups of the Big Band Era.  Join us in this musical celebration of The Andrews Sisters.

...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.

Millinder, Martin and Milk from Contented Cows - Episode 32

Millinder, Martin and Milk from Contented Cows - Episode 32

October 9, 2020

Features some great music by Gene Krupa, Tommy Dorsey, Red Norvo, Lucky Millinder and Freddy Martin.  We also listen to an old radio ad for Carnation Evaporated Milk.

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Please support The Big Band and Swing Podcast at: www.SupportSwing.com.

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