Radio Show Audio Archives|
Streaming high quality copies of our weekly jazz radio shows available to internet listeners via RealOne Player. Radio the way it's supposed to be, unscripted and unrehearsed. Due to bandwidth limitations potato salad no longer included with transmission.
Our Jazz Radio Show Info Page
The sordid history of our weekly big band music radio show, live since 1985. Proves that FCC radio deregulation survival may be linked to narcistically twisted disorders.
Pre Swing Era Jazz History
Early hot jazz bands, the hotel dance bands and early jazz
history leading up to the Big Band era.
Pre Swing Era World Report
The role of economics, early recording technology, and radio
relative to the conception of the Big Band era.
The Recording Ban Of 1942
Scans of a 1942 Down Beat magazine article detailing one
of the most devastating events
of the Big Band era; the James Petrillo / AFM recording ban.
Webb Cuts Basie At The Savoy
Another of the many historic jazz magazine articles from Down Beat here on the site. This piece details the Count Basie vs. Chick Webb big band music Battle Of Swing held at Harlem's Savoy Ballroom in
January of 1938.