Retro Radio Podcast

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

Retro Original

Our Miss Brooks – The Party Line. 491120. (RV28retro493) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 41:03 — 18.8MB) Connie Brooks talks with Mrs Davis about an important phone call from the school board head, Mr Stone. The trouble that they are having is that she is on a party line. A party line was a way for the phone company to […]

Gene Autry – Cody Bennett – First Song: Give Me that Old Time Religion. (retro492) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 34:31 — 15.8MB) Gene opens with a song, Give Me That Old Time Religion. He follows it with, That’s My Home. In the bunkhouse, Raindrop tells that she’s not feeling well. Pat Buttram enters with a remedy, but will the rotund little cow girl go for […]

Bulldog Drummond – Death Rides A Race horse Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 34:40 — 15.9MB) A race horse is put through its paces on the track. The horse has some real potential as a chanpion. Is there some dirty dealings brewing with the owner of White Star? Caruso the jockey makes a phone call to Bulldog Drummond for […]

Command Performance – Shirley Temple, Baby Snooks, Abbott and Costello. 42-04-19 (retro490) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 40:23 — 18.5MB) At the request of a soldier serving overseas, his kid sister is asked to host the show today. Shirly Temple says a hello to big brother Sonny, then gets the ball rolling. Harriot Shelton sings, Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree with Anyone […]

One Man’s Family – Book 71, Chapter 1. Reintroducing the Barbers (retro488) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 48:29 — 22.2MB) Exploring the family members in this complex family. Who are they, and how are they related to each other? This episode from 1949, som 18 years after the show has been on the air presents a road map in figuring it all out. […]

Superman – A Mystery For Superman, 5 episodes, Complete 420227-0309 (retro487) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:39:38 — 45.6MB) Here’s a complete story arc, and a farewell to Superman from the line up at the Retro Radio Podcast… at least for now. Enjoy the story, and enjoy the bonus snippets in between. 420227. On a train ride back to Metropolis, Perry White […]

Jack Benny – Carmichael The Polar Bear Is Sick 390312 (RV027 retro485( Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 38:32 — 17.6MB) A classic from Jack Benny, and another classic early episode from our first season. For a change, Jack introduces Don Wilson, who is celebrating his 15th year in radio,. How did he happen to get into radio? Phil tells about his own start […]

Mr District Attorney – The Deadly Snowflake 480526 (RV26S2 retro484) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 38:46 — 17.7MB) Another dip into the Retro Vault, with a show from the first season. The old fashioned Retrobots don’t have much to say, but Keith reminds people in the new intro that this is the second installment in the first request a listener asked […]

Judy Canova – Just Back From Cactus Junction. 460831 (retro486) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 36:41 — 16.8MB) Judy opens with a song, Sun in the Morning and the Moon at Night. She has just returned from an 8 week vacation, and tells aunt Aggie all about her trip. What has been happening back at Cactus Junction? Judy and aunt Aggie […]

Lone Ranger – Ezra Holten’s Claim ep914, 381205 (retro483) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:57 — 16.5MB) Arizona Pete has escaped prson, and is on the loose. Meanwhile, old Ezra Holton and his wife Millie, have spent their lives prospecting, but with no luck. Should he give it up, and put his hand to farming instead? A civilized life is […]