Retro Radio Podcast

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


Phil Harris – Sponsors Formal Party. 491023.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:31 — 13.5MB) As Phil and Alice get ready for a formal party, Phil reads Esquire to get fashion ideas. They discuss their likes and dislikes over getting all spiffed up, and looking pretty. The girls get in on the conversation about the party. Alice sings, There’s […]

You Bet Your Life – Clock. 491019.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 23:46 — 10.9MB) Today Groucho Marx applies his unique style to interview the contestants. First up, a couple who would like to marry if the right person came along, a soda fountain girl, and a movie usher. A female Mind Reader and a male Salesman. To wrap […]

Phil Harris – Phyllis Boyfriend. 481017

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:27 — 6.7MB) Phil Harris – Phyllis Boyfriend. 481017Contrary to popular belief, Phil Harris is a hard working musician who demands perfection. Don’t believe it? Listen in to his band rehearsal. He is pulled aside when Alice has important news about Phillus. She has a boyfriend, at […]

Abbot and Costello – Marlene Dietrich. 421015

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 20:14 — 4.6MB) Bud and Lou talk about car pooling and rationing, then about Lou’s date with Connie at a football game. Ken Niles wants more lines, and demonstrates his tallents. Connie introduces her aunt, who wants more songs for Connie. Even the sound man, Mel Blanc, […]

Vic and Sade – Vic Declines Cornet Lessons. 411014

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:41 — 4.9MB) It’s late in the evening as we visit the small house halfway up the next block. As Sade and Rush sleepily head off to bed, Vic arrives homeafter an evening at the lodge. In his office as the Exalted Big Dipper, Vic was obligated […]

Burns and Allen – Visits Art Gallery. 410120.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:36 — 13.6MB) Gracie shows off her knitting as the show opens, and the cast tease George about his sense of fashion. Then Gracie reads a letter from her brother. Artie Shaw plays a swinging dance tune. The topic turns to famous works of art, but it’s […]

Vic and Sade – Victor R Gook Fontonelle. 431011.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:56 — 4.5MB) Audio is a bit mushy with some record noise. Russel is at home getting cleaned up after a day of playing outdoors. Sade isn’t home, and Vic is worried that supper won’t be ready on time. He has invited BB Baugh for supper, and […]

Jack Benny – A Day In Our Lives. 370321

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:20 — 13.4MB) The playboy who needs to return to California for a rest, talks to Don about some of his partying and carousing in New York. kenny Baker talks about the film that he has been making with Phil Harris. Mary enters to get an earful […]

Lum and Abner – Business Psychology. 471002

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:52 — 5.4MB) Lum tries to give Abner a lesson in marketing. Will Abner pick up on the new psychology of sales? The gents try to brush up on their customer service skillss, and salesmanship. When Mrs Barton phones in her order, Lum tries to show off […]