The Big Band and Swing Podcast

By Swing City Radio

The Big Band and Swing Podcast is a weekly podcast that focuses on the music, artists and history of the Big Band Era of the 1930's and 1940's. You will hear both classic and forgotten Big Band recordings and performances rescued from Old Time Radio Broadcasts (OTR), Soundies, V-Discs and other AFRS archives. If you are a fan of The Big Bands and Swing Music then check out The Big Band and Swing Podcast presented by Swing City Radio.com.

  1. 1.
    Static and Clicks from Kalamazoo
    33:00
  2. 2.
    Celebrating: Stan Kenton
    33:13
  3. 3.
    Crew Cut and Other Grooming Tips
    35:21
  4. 4.
    Big Band Birthdays - April 25: Ella Fitzgerald
    6:35
  5. 5.
    Strange Cargo and a New Time Machine
    34:58
  6. 6.
    I Got Rhythm, Man!
    32:00
  7. 7.
    The Saturday Night Swing Club and More
    32:01
  8. 8.
    In the Mood for Contrasts
    28:22
  1. 9.
    Saturday is a Blue Ribbon Night
    31:51
  2. 10.
    Who's Buzz Adlam?
    27:58
  3. 11.
    Big Band Birthdays - March 17: Nat King Cole
    9:14
  4. 12.
    My Favorite Object
    28:42
  5. 13.
    The Bandleader Factory
    34:24
  6. 14.
    A Cheesy Powerhouse
    32:30
  7. 15.
    Jitterbugs, It's a Good Day
    32:49
  8. 16.
    Big Band Birthdays - February 17: Charlie Spivak
    9:19
  9. 17.
    A Topical AND Tropical Episode
    33:05
  10. 18.
    Big Band Birthdays - February 10: Chick Webb
    9:08
  11. 19.
    The Magic Touch of Kirk, Day and Goodman
    31:50
  12. 20.
    Big Band Birthdays - January 30: Roy Eldridge
    11:05
  13. 21.
    Soundies and Some Jam
    31:07
  14. 22.
    Mercer, Miller and The Revers-o-scope
    30:56
  15. 23.
    Big Band Birthdays - January 19: Raymond Eberle
    7:33
  16. 24.
    Monroe, Pied Pipers and Oats
    32:33
  17. 25.
    Kaye, Wain and Eckstine
    32:26
  18. 26.
    Big Band Birthdays - January 7: Red Allen
    8:05
  19. 27.
    Collection of Big Band Favorites - Part 2
    33:40
  20. 28.
    Collection of Big Band Favorites - Part 1
    35:35
  21. 29.
    A Chick, a Tiger and a Boyd
    28:54
  22. 30.
    A Little Dab of Kenton, Basie and Goodman
    30:30
  23. 31.
    Big Bands and Beer
    28:14
  24. 32.
    Bunnies and Wells
    28:38
  25. 33.
    Celebrating: A Big Band Christmas
    28:39
  26. 34.
    Soundies and Ironized Yeast Tablets
    30:37
  27. 35.
    Big Band Hits, Fits and Fear
    35:16
  28. 36.
    Brown and Gray Smoke Rings
    30:29
  29. 37.
    I Can't Drive 35!
    32:06
  30. 38.
    Anthony, Mundy and "Shore, I'll Buy a Chevy"
    29:46
  31. 39.
    Celebrating: Bing Crosby
    31:34
  32. 40.
    Webb, Berigan and the Importance of Hat Room
    30:27
  33. 41.
    Celebrating: The Andrews Sisters
    32:23
  34. 42.
    Millinder, Martin and Milk from Contented Cows
    28:48
  35. 43.
    GI Jill and Big Band Thrills
    29:36
  36. 44.
    Hampton, Fitzgerald and that 'Ol Trusty Fridge
    28:30
  37. 45.
    Peggy Lee and Cupcakes for Me!
    30:08
  38. 46.
    Crosby, The Count and Canned Meats
    30:20
  39. 47.
    So Many Greats and Little Liver Pills
    30:21
  40. 48.
    Celebrating: Les Brown
    30:40
  41. 49.
    The Great Hollywood Hangover
    32:01
  42. 50.
    Beyond Half-Past Jump Time
    30:05

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