Retro Radio Podcast

Podcasting to share family friendly entertainment through old time radio, and more.

Archive for November 2012

Bing Crosby – Christmas Show Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:29 — 13.5MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSPlaylist: In keeping with his tradition Bing opens with, Adeste Fidelis. The Christmas Song. The Charioteers join Bing for a version of jazzed up, Jingle Bells White Christmas. Ken Carpenter narrates a Christmas drama about a Mexican donkey. Bing helps […]

Dragnet – The Big Gone. 541130 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:05 — 6.0MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSJoe Friday is on Robbery Detail, and goes to investigate trouble at a flower shop. Friday seems to have a little hang up over the Southern drawl of the flower shop man who was robbed at gun point, but the […]

Jubilee – Count Basie Teddy Wilson. 431130 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 28:26 — 13.0MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn the absence of Ernie Whitman, a substitute announcer, carries the functions of emcee. Count Basey is introduced, and starts right in with the Wood Choppers Ball. Count Basy calls his vocalist, Jimmy Rushing, to the mike to sing, Baby […]

Jonathan Thomas and His Christmas on the Moon – Jonathan Promises To Find Santa Claus. ep2, 381130 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:31 — 5.3MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSJonathan and his teddy bear, Gus, have gone to bed, but when Gus is missing, Jonathan finds himself in the middle of an adventure. Santa has been kidnapped, and with the Man in the Moon Jonathan goes to King Cole’s […]

Aldrich Family – Selling Christmas Cardse Play in new window | Download (Duration: 24:09 — 11.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSActually aired in the Summer time, when seasonal cards are produced, and selling them offered folks of the old time radio era a chance to earn a few dollars. Henry Aldrich is trying to work with a card company to […]

Let George Do It – Stand In For Murder. 481129 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:37 — 6.8MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSA man writes to George with a problem. He has to commit a crime to keep from being in trouble. When he talks to George in person, it is a matter of blackmail. He is trying to get out of […]

Burns and Allen – Gracie Goes Back to College. 451129 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:32 — 13.5MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn order to recieve his inheritance, George has to go back to college. He feels uncomfortable on the campus with all those young kids. Gracie and Bill Goodwin try to butter him up, and boost his confidence. When a classmate […]

Abbott and Costello – Opening A Gas Station. 451129. Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:04 — 13.3MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSBud and Lou have a new gas station and they talk about girls, work, cars, and things about servicing cars. After plenty of word playing, Lou talks about his new car. Will Osbourne plays, Tampico. Back in the gas station, […]

Jonathan Thomas and His Christmas on the Moon – Santa Claus Is Kidnapped By The Squeebublians. ep1, 381129 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:54 — 5.4MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThe grandfather clock in the hall has struck 8, and Jonathan heads off to bed. The 6 year old, and his teddy bear Gus have a bedtime story read. As things have a way of doing, he finds himself in […]