Retro Radio Podcast

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


Jubilee – Erskine Hawkins, Rosetta Tharpe. ep43, 430906

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:16 — 13.4MB) Opening credits are cut. Host, Ernie Whitman turns it over to Erskine Hawkins, who opens with, Go Home. Rosetta Tharpe is on hand to sing, Sin is to Blame. Pianist, Gene Rogers plays, Lime Out Blues. Jimmy Mitchel sings, Don’t Cry Baby Blues. Erskine […]

Your Hit Parade – First Song, Dearly Beloved (#5) 421121

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:50 — 13.7MB) Playlist Dearly Beloved, ranked: 5 When the Lights Go On Again, ranked: 4 Daybreak, ranked:9 Mr Five by Five, ranked: 6. Vocals by Joan Edwards, as this tune breaks into the Hit Parade for the first time. Serenade in Blue, ranked: 7 My Devotion, […]

Spike Jones – From Santa Monica. ep11, 450812.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:05 — 13.3MB) Ken Carpenter announces. Francis Langford sings, I Said It Again. Ken, Francis, and Spike talk about the skimpy bathing suits that are all the rage this year. Spike’s band performs and sings, The Greatest Man in Siam. After a quick commercial Francis dedicates a […]