Retro Radio Podcast

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

Retro Original

Lights Out – Spider. 430518 (RV35 retro514) Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:28 — 16.2MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSA couple of adventurers visit the jungles of the Amazon to study the wildlife and make their fortunes. After their discovery, their troubles will soon be over. But who has discovered who? Bonus Track: Cab Calloway 1937 Junggle King

Escape – Three Skeleton Key. 500317 (RV30 Retro511) Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:26 — 16.2MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSA crew at a remote lighthouse spot a ship that sails near. Is it abandoned? What is that onboard? Rats bail off of the abandoned ship, and are now swarming the lighthouse The critters can’t get in… ccan thhey? The […]

Abbott and Costello – Playing the Piano with Janet Blair. ep49, 44-01-27 (retro512) Play in new window | Download (Duration: 43:06 — 19.7MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThe war is taking its tol in the form of gasoline shortages, but it doesn’t stop Lou from his creative ideas for a substitute for his car. Ken Niles brings his wife out for some teasing about her looks, and […]

X Minus One – The Parade. ep2, 550501. (RV100.2 retro510) Play in new window | Download (Duration: 36:53 — 16.9MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSA strange and thrilling story by James Lepperts. A man claiming to be a Martian comes into an advertising agency. The agent thinks its a gimmick, he thinks the man is a nut, but when he goes to toss him […]

Retro OTRDiary – Voices Of Christmas Past (retro509) Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:01:42 — 28.2MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSKeith gets tired of the worn out Christmas carols, and goes on a search for what people listened to before animated snowmen, flying reindeer with red noses, and dreams of white snowy landscapes greeted us. Get ready to fill your […]

Retro OTR Diary 18 First, And Favorites Of the Great Gildersleeves, 1942 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:02:43 — 57.4MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThough this is the second season of the Great Gildersleeves show, it starts off with a lot of firsts, and features that have come to define the show. The first season saw several characters come and go, other than the […]

CBS Radio Workshop – Brave New World, Part 1and2. 560127-0203 (retro505 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:05:17 — 29.9MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSPart 1: In a futuristic world, hatcheries are responsible for incubating human babiesÖ without the need for human interaction. What advantage is that? Scores of people can be produced in identical batches. BabiesÖ are made assembly line style. Staying together […]

Fibber McGee and Molly – HalloweenParty. ep29, 351028 (retro504) Play in new window | Download (Duration: 39:14 — 18.0MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSMarian and Jim Jordan are Fibber McGee and Molly. Rico Martinelli and the orchestra play, while the Merrymen sing, Rhythm and Romance. Fibber mixes up a batch of his famous Pumpkin Punch. Mort Tooke and Molly watch on as the […]

Red Skelton – Wonderful Smith. 460514 (RV32Retro)a Play in new window | Download (Duration: 41:15 — 18.9MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSSponsored by Raleigh cigaarettes. Spring is in the air, and Red talks about betting on the horses at Santa Anmita race track. A surprise appearance catches Red off guard, before the topic returns to Red and his doctor appointment. Orchestra […]

Great Gildersleeves – Best Dressed. ep10, 420315 (RV031, retro502) Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:12 — 16.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSTaking a break on a building project, Gildersleeves and Leroy read the day’s mail. As Gildy gets dressed up to respond to a notice about being one of the best dressed men in Summerfield, Birdie and Marjorie add their own […]