Retro Radio Podcast

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

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Space Patrol – Shipment To Tiranna. ep100, 540828 (retro473)

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 31:50 — 14.6MB) Cruising through space, Commander Correy and his sidekick, Cadet Happy, are on the case to locate missing industrial documents. In headquarters of Space Patrol, Correy gathers the details of the missing papers, and electronic parts, then is on his way. But is this a […]

Jack Benny – The Crowd Roars 381106 (RV23 retro472)

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 36:42 — 16.8MB) After being announced, Jack tries to tell about the big party he just threw. Phil and Mary complain about having bad dreams after eating Jack’s party hot dogs. Listen in for more party mishaps. The cast may poke fun at Jack’s new house, but […]

Vic and Sade – August Invoices. 460926 (retro471)

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 45:42 — 20.9MB) Vic settles in for a quiet afternoon of getting work done that he brought from the office. It looks as if he has picked the ideal day. Rush is at school, Sade is taking a trip to Twanda, and there seems to be no […]

Mail Call – Victor Borje. 1945 (retro469)

Opens with a tune by the Charioteers, Goucho Serenade. Normally, the show has a variety of acts, but Victor carries the whole show with his unique style of humor and excellent concert piano playing. Victor talks about his childhood and family. He then shuffles together some of the great composers for a clever arrangement of […]

Retro OTR Diary 11 Jack Paar Comparrison to Jack Benny.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 30:05 — 13.8MB) Looking at the first appearances of both comedians, we see their flair for dry humor, and using topics in the headlines. Easy to do, but often it doesn’t hold up well over time. Not without the growing need to be a history buff. Jack […]

Retro OTR Diary 10 Gunsmoke – Little bird 580511

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:54 — 6.4MB) Before getting started, Keith shares a story about how, in a later interview, William Conrad tells of an autograph seeker and fan of Gunsmoke. The obliging voice actor stopped on his way inside the studio to talk to the man, but the man went […]

Burns and Allen – Pretending To Be Single. 421006 (retro467)

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 37:36 — 17.2MB) After a party with friends, Gracie wants to rekindle the romantic spark in her marriage to George. They decide to relive their courting days, and the thrill of their first date. The deception confuses their friends, neighbors, and even the cabby and soda jerk […]