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December 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

Big Story

38 Episodes
1 Volume

Newspaper reporters from around the country entered their true, heroic stories of reporting the news to win a chance on the airwaves and $500 from the sponsor of the show, Pall Mall. Update

38 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Ethel Merman

15 Episodes
1 Volume

Known as the "First Lady of the musical comedy stage", Ethel Merman was a force of nature with a booming voice and a magnetic stage and screen presence.

15 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Dangerous Assignment

111 Episodes
3 Volume

Steve Mitchell, international operative, had two jobs: get in and out of danger. Update: additional shows and sound upgrades

111 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

Christmas Bundle

662 Episodes
21 Volume

over 600 classic christmas broadcasts!

662 21
Add To Cart: $105.00


November 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

Refreshment Club

50 Episodes
1 Volume

A daily thirty minute transcribed segment of songs, jokes and some poetry that built on the success of Don McNeill's Breakfast Club.

50 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

News Recordings 1947

58 Episodes
1 Volume

The biggest news of the year: Chuck Yeager fly faster than the speed of sound, Princess Elizabeth spoke to the world on her 21st Birthday, the US Army Air Force found a flying disk in Roswell, the UN votes to partition Palestine into Jewish and Arab sectors, and early Cold War propaganda hit the airwaves.

58 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Something for the Girls

22 Episodes
1 Volume

In an attempt to recruit women, the Navy introduced WAVES "Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service" with this star-studded radio show.

22 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Random Rarities 15

59 Episodes
1 Volume

A collection of rare, hard to find shows from all genres including Heart Throbs, Heritage Radio Theater, The Man Behind The Masterpiece, Nightcap Yarns, Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands, Mr. Pickwick's Christmas.

59 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


October 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

Command Performance

293 Episodes
7 Volume

WWII comedy, music and drama its star-studded finest!

293 7
Add To Cart: $35.00

Lets Go To the Opera

4 Episodes
1 Volume

brought opera music sung in English into the homes of everyday people over the Mutual Network in 1946.

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

London Studio Concerts

4 Episodes
1 Volume

A series of broadcasts from 1946, the London Studio Concerts, showcased the New London String Ensemble under the direction of Morris Miles.

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Joe DeRita

4 Episodes
1 Volume

Best known for his portrayal of Curly in the Three Stooges, Joe DeRita brought big belly laughs to old time radio.

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Music Depreciation

23 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) take some pop hits, some classical themes, and take them "on a flyer".

23 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Obsession

31 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) Chilly and dramatic tales of horror including: Napoleon's obsessions, obsession with shoes, death, or tides.

31 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Manhattan Melodies

14 Episodes
1 Volume

Manhattan Melodies is a recruiting program for the United States Air Force hosted by Airman Tom Wright

14 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Silver Eagle

7 Episodes
1 Volume

Mounties, 'Injuns', and high adventure! It's a combination that's hard to beat when it comes to action packed radio.

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Price of Liberty

12 Episodes
1 Volume

The Junior League of New York, in cooperation with the State Department of Education, sponsored The Price of Liberty, a series of broadcasts which dramatized episodes in the State's history which illustrate the growth of American Democracy.

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

News Recordings 1960-1969

83 Episodes
2 Volume

The Sixties were a period of dramatic political and cultural change including JFK presidency and assassination, the building of the Berlin Wall, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Vietnam War, the assassination of Martin Luther King, and the Apollo Moon Landing.

83 2
Add To Cart: $10.00


September 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

Rosemary Clooney

275 Episodes
6 Volume

Singer and actress, she got the attention of Americans with the song "Come On-a My House" and won their hearts with Bing Crosby in White Christmas.

275 6
Add To Cart: $30.00

Jazz Club USA

36 Episodes
1 Volume

Hosted by the authoritative Jazz reporter Leonard Feather, this US propaganda broadcasting service by Voice of America was an effort to spread the inherent goodness of American culture.

36 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Sydney Smith

38 Episodes
1 Volume

Best known for his roles on Adventures of Ellery Queen and Cavalcade of America, Sydney Smith got his start Orson Welles' Shakespeare adaptations.

38 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Meet Me At Parkys

120 Episodes
3 Volume

This comedy show starring Harry Einstein revolves around the restaurant which Parkyakarkus has owned for the last eighteen years.

120 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

Richard Crenna

267 Episodes
6 Volume

With more than 60 years in show business, Richard Crenna co-starred in various roles in film, radio, and television.

267 6
Add To Cart: $30.00

Medical File

43 Episodes
1 Volume

South African original programming, featuring od and amazing stories inspired from true medical files.

43 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Hollywood is On the Air

39 Episodes
1 Volume

All Star Variety, Comedy, and Music Program!

39 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Navy Swings

16 Episodes
1 Volume

Jazz Greats Perform for Future US Navy and Navy Reservists!

16 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Hildegardes Radio Room

5 Episodes
1 Volume

The blonde siren songbird is best known for her signature tune, "Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup." Hildegarde's Radio Room included co-conspirators as Phil Regan, Burgess Meredith, Clifton Webb, Patsy Kelly, and Xavier Cugat.

5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

To Your Good Health

4 Episodes
1 Volume

featuring the The Squibb Orchestra and Squibb Chorus, To Your Good Health was considered to be one of the finest music programs on the radio at the time

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Greta Garbo

6 Episodes
1 Volume

Known as a Swedish silent screen icon, Greta Garbo stunned the world when talkies took over the silver screen.

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Faces in the Window

4 Episodes
1 Volume

Ken Nordine, with his rich, deep, resounding voice, read from the Gothic horror works of Poe, Balzac, Dostoevsky and others.

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

News Recordings 1949

35 Episodes
1 Volume

This year is both the end of the WWII decade and a prelude to the consumer culture of the 1950s.

35 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Spencer Tracy

21 Episodes
1 Volume

Considered one of the best actors in Hollywood, Spencer Tracy's career spanned 37 years.

21 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


August 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

All Star Parade of Bands

23 Episodes
1 Volume

Most musicians, especially jazz musicians, perform better in front of an audience, particularly one that is dancing. The solution was the remote broadcast.

23 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Edie Adams

4 Episodes
1 Volume

A graduate of Juilliard and the Columbia School of Drama, Edie Adams worked on Broadway before relocating to California with her husband Ernie Kovacs.

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

All American Sports Show

6 Episodes
1 Volume

Celebrates all of these elements through by dramatizing great moments in sport and the background which led up to them.

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

My Favorite Husband

113 Episodes
2 Volume

(update) additional recordings, Lucille Ball stars with Richard Denning in this pre-I Love Lucy radio comedy. They are Liz and George Cooper, "two people who live together and like it."

113 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Childrens Show Bundle Pack

853 Episodes
18 Volume

Many of our customers have reported immense joy in sharing the shows they remember as kid with their children and grandchildren. We want to encourage you to share the merriment and wonder of old time radio shows with the children of today with over 193 hours of classic recordings.

853 18
Add To Cart: $90.00

Meet Mr McNutley

7 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) Get an education in comedy from Ray Milland as he portrays Professor Ray McNutley, head of the English Department at Lynnhaven College for Women

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Mario Lanza

26 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) with additional episodes: Mario Lanza was a tenor extraordinaire known as "The Triple Threat" because he could sing, act, and he was good looking. He is considered by many to be the greatest voice of the 20th century.

26 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Breakfast Bundle

147 Episodes
9 Volume

Breakfast shows had the potential to reach a new demographic, while drawing in their current batch of late day listeners. Save and collect over 60 hours shows with our new Breakfast Bundle Pack.

147 9
Add To Cart: $45.00

Breakfast Recordings

41 Episodes
1 Volume

From comedy to cereal serials, this compilation features radio shows from a wide variety of radio programs that are sure to start your day with a stomach full of food and a belly full of laughs.

41 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Breakfast in The Blue Ridge

13 Episodes
1 Volume

Hosted by Lulu Belle and Scotty Greene, the duo was known as the "hillbilly George & Gracie" and enjoyed a long career together.

13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Philo Vance

103 Episodes
2 Volume

Follow the intelligent and extremely courteous gumshoe, Philo Vance. The radio series pays homage to the original detective novels of Van Dine first published in the mid 1920's.

103 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

My Name is Adam Kane

44 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) South African Radio show featuring a swinging British Spy, a la James Bond, who fought spies, traveled the world, and charmed dames.

44 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Mr Keen Tracer of Lost Persons

58 Episodes
2 Volume

Produced by the Hummerts, this detective series is one of radio's longest running shows.

58 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Mr and Mrs North

85 Episodes
2 Volume

It began as a light comedy about a normal couple living in Greenwich Village, NY. The next season it turned into a mystery show. Alice Frost and Joseph Curtin played Pam and Jerry North. Later Richard Denning and Barbara Britton played the famous roles of Mr and Mrs North.

85 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Radio Noir Writers

403 Episodes
18 Volume

Our collection includes stories from Patricia Highsmith, Cornell Woolrich, James M Cain, Frederic Brown, Agatha Christie, John Cheever, Dashiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler, W.R. Burnett, Rex Stout, and Alfred Hitchcock.

403 18
Add To Cart: $90.00

Rex Stout

32 Episodes
1 Volume

Creator of the eccentric detective Nero Wolfe, Rex Stout began writing for the pulp fiction around 1910 introducing iconic "arm chair detective" Nero Wolfe in 1934.

32 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Men at Sea

12 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) The "Beans, Bullets, and Oil" that won the War, and the Brave Merchant Sailors when moved them across the Oceans

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Myrna Loy

23 Episodes
1 Volume

Striking starlet with exotic good looks, Myrna Loy as Nora Charles in The Thin Man films and reprised her movie roles on Lux Radio Theater, Silver Theater, and Screen Guild Theater.

23 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Wax Cylinders 4 (1907 - 1908)

173 Episodes
1 Volume

Featuring the earliest recording artists of their day including Enrico Caruso, Billy Murray, as well as minstrel team Arthur Collins and Byron G. Harlan.

173 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


July 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

News Recordings 1948

66 Episodes
1 Volume

America was getting back to normal a couple of years after WWII. Newsworthy events include the New Years Eve Blizzard, Russians in Korea, Atom Bomb Tests, Arab-Israeli War, and the beginnings of the Red Scare."

66 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

John Cheever

2 Episodes
1 Volume

One of America's great short stories artists, John Cheever often referred to as "the Chekov of the suburbs."

2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Epic Casebook

49 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) Clever South African Inspector Carr Investigates in this Popular Detective Drama!

49 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Superman

1190 Episodes
12 Volume

From pre-jet flight in 1939 right up into the atomic 1950s, Superman was on call in Metropolis. He fought the good fight through WWII, facing Nazi spies and Japan-based spies and saboteurs, he uncovered run-of-the-lab evil-genius types with their latest beta-tests, he faced beings from other planets both humanoid and robotic as well as the common criminal and the Klu Klux Klan. All in a days work for Superman! Update: additional episodes & sound upgrades

1190 12
Add To Cart: $60.00

Teresa Brewer

8 Episodes
1 Volume

Born to sing, Teresa Brewer's career began at the age of five Major Bowes Amateur Hour and Bing Crosby called her "Sophie Tucker of the Girl Scouts."

8 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Easy Money

5 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) In the old time radio series Easy Money, Detective Mike Trent is a former professional magician who now uses his talents to turn the tables on swindlers and con-men.

5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Life with Luigi

170 Episodes
4 Volume

(update) Laugh while Luigi learns about life in his adopted country, while avoiding the plotting of a potential Father-in-law! Starring J. Carroll Naish, Hans Conried. and Alan Reed.

170 4
Add To Cart: $20.00

NBC Star Playhouse

6 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) This fantastic old time radio drama program used star power like Jane Wyman, Don Ameche, James Cagney and Helen Hayes to narrate famous plays.

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Helen Keller

4 Episodes
1 Volume

Being born deaf and mute, her story of overcoming all odds with the help of dedicated tutor Anne Sullivan inspired the world.

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Excursions in Science

48 Episodes
2 Volume

(update) with additional recordings: sponsored by General Electric to increase interest and layman's knowledge of science

48 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

WR Burnett

4 Episodes
1 Volume

After working in Chicago as a seedy hotel night clerk, W.R. Burnett had the perfect characters for his stories.

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Hallmark Hall of Fame

51 Episodes
2 Volume

(update) with additional episodes: presented dramatizations of true stories, "A true story about real people."

51 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Red Skelton Show

244 Episodes
6 Volume

(update) In every generation, there are singularly outrageous comedians, and for the middle of the 20th century, Red Skelton was probably the "top banana" of all.

244 6
Add To Cart: $30.00

Vallees Varieties (Rudy Vallee and John Barrymore)

69 Episodes
2 Volume

A rare Rudy Vallee old time radio show with John Barrymore and guest stars like Orson Welles and the beautiful Billie Burke. Update: additional recordings

69 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Dorothy Hughes

3 Episodes
1 Volume

Whodunit and Hardboiled crime was Dorothy's medium, crime was never her primary interest, she wanted to investigate the nature of evil itself.

3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Stan Kenton

138 Episodes
3 Volume

Believing that Jazz could be more than just music to dance to, Kenton made no apologies for his brand of "progressive Jazz."

138 3
Add To Cart: $15.00


June 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

Best of Whistler

74 Episodes
2 Volume

One of the most popular and best Mystery shows in the history of old time radio, The Whistler ran for 15 straight years. This collection includes the best of The Whistler.

74 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

July 4th

127 Episodes
3 Volume

Enjoy July 4th broadcasts from radio past. Update: additional episodes

127 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

Bob Hope Pepsodent Auditions

20 Episodes
1 Volume

Bob Hope was known for his machine gun style of firing off jokes and did so with a talented team of writers as well as his own ad libs. These rehearsals allow an intimate look behind the scenes of this comic genius.

20 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Chase (The Chase)

59 Episodes
2 Volume

(update) now with additional AFRS recordings: The Chase is an Exciting escapade show that always involves a wild Chase!

59 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

News Recordings 1940

257 Episodes
2 Volume

War raged in Europe, France surrendered to Germany as Luftwaffe bombs fell for the first time on Paris. Although, America was not yet committed to war, there was quiet preparations to join to fight.

257 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Alan Ladd

81 Episodes
2 Volume

This collection represents some of the best performances of Alan Ladd (born Alan Walbridge Ladd) during the golden age of radio. Of slight build (five feet, five inches tall), he never considered himself to be a handsome actor. In a quote is said, "I have the face of an ageing choirboy and the build of an undernourished featherweight.

81 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Rita Hayworth

22 Episodes
1 Volume

She was the favorite pin-up girl of American GI's in WWII, an incredible dancer, and Hollywoods first official princess.

22 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

News Recordings 1946

50 Episodes
1 Volume

Americans were enjoying the first year of peacetime after the WWII as Churchill described the "Iron Curtain" descending across the European continent.

50 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Ruby Dee

10 Episodes
1 Volume

A Champion of Human Rights, Shakespearean leading lady, actress, and old time radio performer, Ruby Dee has a long history in the American spotlight.

10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Lands of the Free

15 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) Inspired by President Roosevelt and England Prime Minister Winston Churchill "The Charter Of Freedom," this radio program illustrated various historical stories of freedom.

15 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Susan Hayward

22 Episodes
1 Volume

known as the "Brooklyn Bombshell", Susan Hayward was best known for playing was "Woman who overcomes adversity."

22 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

News Recordings 1945

435 Episodes
4 Volume

1945 was a big year for news, the death of FDR, V-Day, two atomic bombs dropped on Japan, and the end of WWII.

435 4
Add To Cart: $20.00

American Novels

14 Episodes
1 Volume

Classic American novels are dramatized and presented as part of NBC's University of the Air. Update: additional episodes

14 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Ed Wynn Firechief

37 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) the rare early 1930s comedy-musical shows starring Ed Wynn as one of his most memorable characters, "The Firechief." Best known as a fantastic character actor and vaudevillian style clown, Ed Wynn's babbling voice and trademark giggle are unforgettable.

37 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Betty Lou Gerson

242 Episodes
5 Volume

A skilled professional, Betty Lou Gerson was much sought over in old time radio shows from Lux Radio Theatre, The Whistler, Mr. President, and Escape.

242 5
Add To Cart: $25.00

It Pays to Be Ignorant

77 Episodes
2 Volume

As much a comedy show as a game show, this old time radio broadcast was the buffoon's version of a quiz program. Update.

77 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Friday the 13th

7 Episodes
1 Volume

Unlucky Friday the 13th is discussed in a wide variety of shows including Origins Of Superstitions, The Witch's Tale, Suspense, Our Miss Brooks, and more...

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Tops in Sports

30 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) with 24 additional episodes: hosted by retired NFL star Kyle Rote, these five minute programs featureinterviews with some of the great figures in sports of the era.

30 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Gloria Swanson

10 Episodes
1 Volume

If there ever was a grande dame of Hollywood, it would have been Gloria Swanson.

10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


May 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

World Is Yours

11 Episodes
1 Volume

produced in cooperation with the Department of Interior and the Smithsonian Institution, The World Is Yours is an education program based on "America's Attic."

11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

News Recordings 1944

458 Episodes
4 Volume

Allied forces were advancing in all theaters of WWII, but there was a lot more fighting to come.

458 4
Add To Cart: $20.00

Adventures of Ellery Queen

19 Episodes
1 Volume

Ellery Queen was an author who solved mysteries in his spare time and then wrote about his harrowing adventures; his sidekick was his own father, Richard Queen.

19 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Popular Vocalists of Radio

25 Episodes
1 Volume

The brightest female vocalists like Rosemary Clooney, Dinah Shore, Martha Tilton, and many more from radio's golden age.

25 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Best Plays

46 Episodes
2 Volume

Best Plays presents theatrical paramounts of excellence! The radio series is hosted by the drama critic of New York's Daily News, John Chapman. Update: 30+ additional episodes

46 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

What America Means to Me

13 Episodes
1 Volume

Fascinating and Famous Americans from all walks of life from Helen Keller to Eleanor Roosevelt to Elmer Davis, discuss what America means to them personally.

13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Memorial Day

21 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) with additional episodes: Enjoy the beginning of summer and honor our fallen with this compilation of historical, dramatic and comedy radio shows.

21 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Linda Darnell

31 Episodes
1 Volume

Life magazine called her "the most physically perfect girl in Hollywood", Linda Darnell landed the role in Hotel for Women at the age of 15.

31 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Fruitcake

5 Episodes
1 Volume

The original Christmas old time radio collection that about what nobody wants: fruitcake.

5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Doctor Christian

183 Episodes
4 Volume

Jean Hersholt is an actor who specialized in gentle, intelligent roles that called for warmth and feeling in Dr Christian. This series is that kind of show and can be enjoyed as drama, as nostalgia, and as just plain old radio entertainment. Update: now with 30+ new episodes.

183 4
Add To Cart: $15.00

Helen Morgan

5 Episodes
1 Volume

Known as the "Glorifier of the American Girl", Helen Morgan sang from the perch of a piano into the hearts of listeners worldwide.

5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


April 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

Don Ameche

97 Episodes
3 Volume

Known for his work on film, television, and radio, Don Ameche is a household name.

97 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

PG Wodehouse

7 Episodes
1 Volume

Best known to millions as P.G. Wodehouse, Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse is considered one of the all time great English humorists. His body of work spans more than seventy years and includes novels, short stories, plays and radio features.

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Matthew Slade PI

11 Episodes
1 Volume

is a mystery-detective show about a private investigator based in San Francisco. Full of tough-guy talk indicative of hardboiled detectives of the golden age of radio.

11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Dangerous Dames and Dolls in Old Time Radio

28 Episodes
1 Volume

Murderous Women, "Women in Red", bad girls, even "Good looking gals with brains" from mystery, horror, and detective genre of radio pepper this old time radio collection. The bad girls of old time radio; are they plotting to get rid of their husbands, rising up to a powerful position no matter what they have to do or double-cross, take a great risk for a little extra cash, or perhaps scheming revenge on a cheating lover. Willing to go outside the law to get what they want!

28 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Night Editor

31 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) with additional episodes: Pour yourself a delicious cup of coffee and enjoy these yarns from the files of The Night Editor.

31 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Les Damon

161 Episodes
4 Volume

Best known as the title role in The Falcon, Les Damon's radio credits include The Adventures of the Abbotts, The Adventures of the Thin Man, Suspense, Your's Truly, Johnny Dollar, and many more.

161 4
Add To Cart: $20.00

Night Beat

88 Episodes
3 Volume

Frank Lovejoy stars as Randy Stone in the US broadcasts, a toughened, street-wise Chicago Star reporter working the Night Beat in the early 1950s. Update: new vol. 3 including South African broadcasts

88 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

Broadway in Review

14 Episodes
1 Volume

Anchored by the post-War swing tunes of Russ Case and His Orchestra, the Navy Recruiting Service put together a show featuring Broadway singers and swing music.

14 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

News Recordings 1941

202 Episodes
2 Volume

News program featuring the biggest events and news stories of 1941 leading up the the Attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7th, 1941.

202 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Witness

20 Episodes
1 Volume

A unique drama anthology with host Robert Young who states, "In the normal course of most any day, every one of us is a witness to matters of life and death. The way we involve ourselves in these vital matters makes our own lives worthwhile or meaningless." Updated.

20 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Wednesdays with You

9 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) with additional episodes: Have a laugh, hear a song, and enjoy spending Wednesday With You, this comedy variety show from 1945.

9 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Suspicion

31 Episodes
1 Volume

Suspicion was not your regular whodunit radio show. On the air in the mid 1930s, the show featured murder and mayhem like normal but there was no solution at the end. Update: additional episodes

31 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Our Stake in the War

10 Episodes
1 Volume

Six weeks after The Attack on Pearl Harbor, City College of New York made broadcasts which would include the tools of Democracy, Civil Defense training courses, freedom of Religion, Freedom from Want, "Immigrants All, Americans All" and other topics.

10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Random Rarities 14

41 Episodes
1 Volume

The best loved shows from the Golden Age were more likely to be preserved, but we keep finding treasures in some of the "orphaned recordings".

41 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

News Recordings 1950-1959

108 Episodes
2 Volume

Post-War American is dominated by Rock n' Rock, the Red Scare, and the explosion of television, the beginnings of the Civil Rights Movement, the death of Joseph Stalin, and the war Korea.

108 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

True Detective Mysteries

14 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) True Detective Mysteries radio series was based on the "True Detective magazine. Later it was sponsored by Listerine and Oh Henry Candy, but kept the same name. Each week the show presented the "case history of an actual crime. Many were told from the criminal's point of view.

14 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


March 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

Fibber McGee and Molly

1180 Episodes
20 Volume

Long lost episodes fell out of "Fibber's Closet". This is the most complete Fibber McGee and Molly collection to date. Laugh with over 418 hours of laughs with Jim and Marian Jordan as Fibber McGee and Molly in this classic radio sit-com. Update: 200+ additional shows

1180 20
Add To Cart: $100.00

Jokes and Pranks Bundle

991 Episodes
16 Volume

16 disks full of pranks and jokes!

991 16
Add To Cart: $60.00

Thin Man

12 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) additional episodes: follows an ex-detective, Nick Charles, and his sophisticated, glamorous, wealthy wife, Nora Charles, on their escapades to unravel mystery where ever it may lie by sleuthing and solving murders; billed the "happiest married couple in radio."

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Your Pocketbook

11 Episodes
1 Volume

On the onset of the Korean War, Truman knew two factors were vital: the support of a strong United Nations and a strong U.S. economy.

11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Counterspy (David Harding, Counterspy!)

71 Episodes
2 Volume

(update) now with additional episodes: follow the exciting "Counter Spies!"--the fictional unit of the Federal Government lead by David Harding.

71 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

McGarry and His Mouse

2 Episodes
1 Volume

Based on a series of short stories, Rookie Detective Dan McGarry and his mouse, the smart and pretty Kitty Archer, solve crime and fight bad guys in this old time radio show.

2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Casebook of Gregory Hood

15 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) with additional episodes: written by collaboration of the veteran Sherlock Holmes script writers, Anthony Boucher and Denis Green. When Rathbone left the Sherlock Holmes series in 1946, it was suggested The Casebook of Gregory Hood was its replacement.

15 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Dorothy Kilgallen

23 Episodes
4 Volume

A journalist with an insatiable appetite to get the story, Dorothy Kilgallen was one of the most respected reporters of her time cracking stories.

23 4
Add To Cart: $10.00

Phil Rizzuto Sports Caravan

2 Episodes
1 Volume

Nicknamed "The Scooter", Phil Rizzuto was one of the most colorful Yankees of all time and enjoyed a long broadcasting career in his post scooting days.

2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

SF68

18 Episodes
1 Volume

From the pens of Ray Bradbury, Ellison and others of the science fiction genre this excellent show was from South African but was so good it became popular in America as well.

18 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Dick York

11 Episodes
1 Volume

Best known as Darrin Stephens Bewitched, Dick York began his long career in acting at age 15 with the CBS Radio Program, "That Brewster Boy."

11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Batman in Old Time Radio

230 Episodes
3 Volume

Although Batman and Robin's radio appearances are not a frequent as Superman, The Caped Crusader was known to fly into many fun radio episodes.

230 3
Add To Cart: $15.00


February 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

Johnny Dollar (Yours Truly Johnny Dollar)

741 Episodes
12 Volume

"The freelance investigator with the action-packed expense account" was one of the best and final old time radio detective series of the golden age of radio.

741 12
Add To Cart: $60.00

Ham Radio

6 Episodes
1 Volume

Stories and dramas of amateur radio service operators during the age of old time radio.

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Bob and Ray

580 Episodes
8 Volume

Comedy duo, Bob Elliott and Ray Goulding, star in their own show as radio's favorite zany lampooners. Update: 200+ additional episodes

580 8
Add To Cart: $40.00

Helen Forrest

26 Episodes
1 Volume

After a difficult childhood, Helen Forrest beat the odds and was discovered by bandleader Artie Shaw to song with and eventually replace Billie Holiday. She later worked with Benny Goodman and Harry James Orchestra.

26 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Chesterfield Show (Moonlight Serenade)

23 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) with additional shows, this old time radio series features "the number one dance band with the number one swing trio:" Glenn Miller and The Andrews Sisters.

23 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Metropolitan Opera

23 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) Vintage Opera collection is sure to Delight all Fine Music Fans!

23 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Eddie Bracken

35 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) star of stage, screen, and radio. He made significant contributions to all three beginning at nine-years-old in vaudeville, eventually moving on to Broadway.

35 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

DJ Madness

99 Episodes
2 Volume

The original Disc Jockeys from the Age of Radio bring you their best and greatest music from their era.

99 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Random Rarities 13

41 Episodes
1 Volume

Lucky 13 Random Rarities Collections features shows long thought lost in the vault of time.

41 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Groundhog Day

7 Episodes
1 Volume

Everyone's favorite weather predicting mammal, the Groundhog celebrated in old time radio shows.

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Five Friendly Footnotes

4 Episodes
1 Volume

Featuring Friendly Freddie Rich and his Orchestra friends like Dorsey Brothers, Benny Goodman, Bunny Berigan and vocalist Elmer Feldcamp.

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Marriages in Disaster

213 Episodes
5 Volume

Featuring shows from all genres, this collections of marriage and weddings in old time radio will give new meaning to "To death do us part"

213 5
Add To Cart: $25.00


January 2014

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs

Edith Fellows

3 Episodes
1 Volume

Child-star Edith Fellows, best known for playing orphans and street urchins, was the first child to be offered a seven year contract with a major studio.

3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

HV Kaltenborn Edits the News

38 Episodes
1 Volume

(update) with 30 additional recordings: History repeats itself when H. V. Kaltenborn provides vivid commentary and pointed insight into world affairs and politics in the 1940s and 1950s.

38 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Prohibition (Bootleggin and Moonshine)

14 Episodes
1 Volume

old time radio songs and stories about bootlegging and prohibition which occurred between 1920 until 1933.

14 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Role of Science in War

12 Episodes
1 Volume

Members of the City College of New York began appearing on WNYC on Saturdays at 10:45 AM to discuss how their various scientific disciplines would contribute to the Allies winning the War.

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Corns A Poppin with Spike Jones and His City Slickers

5 Episodes
1 Volume

Featuring Spike's brand of musical mayhem, he would "tour" the musical history of great American cities

5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

William Bendix

285 Episodes
7 Volume

The craggy and blustery William Bendix is best known for his role as the lovable lug Chester A. Riley in The Life of Riley

285 7
Add To Cart: $35.00

Gene Kelly

33 Episodes
1 Volume

Athletic and graceful, Gene Kelly danced his way into the hearts of Americans everywhere with his handsome looks and toe-tapping moves.

33 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Shirley Temple

23 Episodes
1 Volume

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt called Shirley Temple "Little Miss Miracle" for bringing up the country's morale during the Great Depression with her bouncing curls, dancing maryjane shoes, and sweetheart persona.

23 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Comic Parade

9 Episodes
1 Volume

When the newspaper truck drivers went on strike in 1945, Mayor La Guardia had the comics read to the children of the city including The Adventures of Superman, Little Orphan Annie, Archie Andrews, Gasoline Alley and Red Ryder.

9 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Columbia Presents Corwin

31 Episodes
1 Volume

Hailed as "the poet laureate of radio", Norman Corwin created this WWII collection featuring his brilliant writing on topics that mattered the most in his day.

31 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Radio Jingles (Allied Artists Radio Jingles)

122 Episodes
1 Volume

Christmas Eve, 1924, a male vocal quartet began singing the "Have You Tried Wheaties?" gave the product a huge boost in the market leading to other companies creating jingles for their products.

122 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Alcatraz

9 Episodes
1 Volume

Alcatraz's years of operation (1934-1963) almost directly coincided with the golden age of radio and many old time radio stories were based on the prison. Update: additional episodes

9 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

NBC University Theater

115 Episodes
5 Volume

NBC University Theater is an unusual series that focused on reenacting novels by great authors for college classes. Update: additional episodes and sound quality improvements

115 5
Add To Cart: $25.00