Retro Radio Podcast

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

Detective and Mystery

Nick Carter – An Angle On Murder ep29, 431025 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:29 — 6.8MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSA great need for secrecy has John going to Nick Carter for help. The secret turns deadly, as Nick meets some of John’s friends who might want to do him in. Gunshots, fleeing footsteps, and a host of clues to […]

Philip Marlowe – The Medium Was Rare. ep113, 510908 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:15 — 16.8MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSAll set for a fishing trip, Marlowe has to change plans when he meets an ex-con named Cookie, and crosses paths with a wealthy, but desperate, Lillian Collins. Jewelry has been stolen from her bedroom, and she wants to keep […]

Sam Spade – Fairly Bright. 481031 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 25:11 — 4.3MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSGet into the Halloween spirit with witches brews, costume parties, howling wolves, and more. Sam fits into a Halloween ball to pose as an uninvited guest. Instead of adding some spice to the otherwise dull, high class party, Sam may […]

Philip Marlowe – Heir for G-String. 510823 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:15 — 16.8MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSEscaping the heat of summer, Marlow slips into the air conditioned office of a visiting Philadelphia lawyer. The attorney is looking for a man named Douglas to award him with an inheritance. Can Marlowe find his man? With little more […]

Sam Spade – Insomnia Caper. 481024 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:51 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSHaving a hard time sleeping, the noises in the night don’t help the matter for Sam. Traffic, sirens, cats, domestic violence, and a knock at the door, and a visit from the red head across the way. She’s afraid that […]

Philip Marlowe – Little Sister, in 3 parts. 771205 BBC. (retro525) Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:22:20 — 37.7MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSAfter a brief introduction by Keith, all 3 parts of this story are presented. Enjoy. Be sure to check your local library for the volume of 4 short stories of Philip Marlowe that includes this mystery. It’ll be worth it. […]

Philip Marlowe – The Young Man’s Fancy. ep110, 510818 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:40 — 13.7MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSOn a hot day in the city, an immigrant man who runs a produce stand may soon need help from Philip Marlowe. Though Marlowe would rather just pick up the items he needs from the merchants, he ends up with […]

Sam Spade – Sugar Kane Caper. 481003 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:56 — 6.9MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSOn a case where he has to rub elbows with high society, Sam gets the details about a man who married Elanor, a woman twice his age. Her death caused scandal, and a rift in the family. More scandal looms […]

Philip Marlowe – The Long Way Home. ep108, 510804 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:36 — 13.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSPhilip gives the picturesque description of placid suburbia. Nice little houses, birds chirping and fruit trees pepper the landscape. He is on the case of a missing person. What would make the young bride of the old and gray Enos […]

Sam Spade – Dick Foley. 480926 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:06 — 6.7MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSSam is feeling in the dumops when he has to report on a long time friend. Dick Foley is a fellow detective who keeps to himself. Opening up to Sam, he learns that Dick is married, and a case from […]