Retro Radio Podcast

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

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Vic and Sade – Mr Chinbunny Wants to Smoke Cigars – Rush 400602 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 22:04 — 10.1MB) Get ready to smile again with Crisco’s Vic and Sade. With Rush absent, Sade marvels at Rushes 3rd Lt Stanley novel as she shares a brief passage with Vic. When Rush enters he has the latest gossip from school, and in particular about […]

Retro Salute – Jack Benny and Fred Allen Feud – Various Clips (RV30, retro497) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:04:01 — 29.3MB) Digging into the Retro Vault, we pull out this early installment, and first time we did a salute. Clips include: Movie promo and trailer of the film, Love Thy Neighbor, that featured Jack Benny and Fred Allen, Also musical numbers by Mary Livingston, […]

Retro OTRDiary 16 Salute to Gene Autry (retro496) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 41:05 — 37.6MB) We feature Gene autry with this salute. Starting with an early song, and lots of biographical trivia for you. From Wikkipedia: Orvon Grover Autry was born September 29, 1907 near Tioga in Grayson County in north Texas, the grandson of a Methodist preacher. […]

Si And Elmer – The New Detectives ep1, 1931 (RV29 retro495) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 23:27 — 10.7MB) The Misadventures of Si and Elmer. Episode 1 Silas Perkins and Elmer Peabody eagerly await the arrival of their diploma from the correspondence school. The old timers take time from their whittling to begin their new vocation as private detectives. A stranger arrives, […]

Jack Benny – Buck Benny Rides Again 361129 (retro494) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 34:25 — 15.8MB) The Retrobots are in charge, but David seems to have a problem in handling the records to play. v Don and Jack greet each other courteously. Phil is late for the show, but Mary is on hand to talk about Jack’s Thanksgiving dinner. […]

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. […]