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The Mel Blanc Show

Mel Blanc is best known as the voice of the Looney Tunes characters, especially Bugs Bunny, but this "Man of a Thousand Voices" was a hit on radio, not just in his own show but with Jack Benny and many others.

Mel Blanc

43 old time radio show recordings
(total playtime 17 hours, 26 min)
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Mel Blanc
Comedy (1946-47)

Mel Blanc voice is still heard around the world every day, thanks to the constant replay of the great Warner Brothers cartoons. Best known as the voice of Bugs Bunny, Blanc did a host of other cartoon characters as well including Porky Pig, Foghorn Leghorn, Tasmanian Devil, Pepe Lew Pew, Marvin the Martian, The Roadrunner ("Meep Meep"), and Woody Woodpecker.

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Mel Blamc Sawing a MicrophoneIn radio, his talents were in high demand for characters and vocal sound effects, and he was on many shows in old time radio, including Burns and Allen, Judy Canova Show, and especially the Jack Benny Show, where he was a regular for decades. On the Benny show, he played a car (Benny's fabled Maxwell), a railroad announcer (the famous Cu-ca-mongaroutine), the parrot Polly and the Little Mexican, Sy. "Si, Sy" and many other "soundeffects."

Mel Blanc, best known for as the voice of Bugs Bunny, was allergic to carrots.

Mel got the chance to do his own show at the height of his Bugs and Benny stature, and the show sounds like it was made in the Benny mold. Mel plays himself as a young, somewhat innocent small town character, but because of Bugs, that really doesn't work as well as it did for Dennis Day, another Benny regular to did his own old time radio show. Mel makes Bugs sounds like a street-smart wise guy, so it's hard to forget Bugs when you're listening to Mel being an innocent nerd.

Mel Blanc AdOf course, Blanc does many wacky voices on the show, one of which is Zookie, who is the assistant to "Mel" on the show. The "Mel" of the show runs a fix-it shop that allows for many strange and silly sounds in the shop, too. There's a romantic angle, with Mary Jane Croft playing Mel's girlfriend Betty Colby. Joe Kearns plays Betty's father as the gruff old man. The show featured many regular characters including Hans Conried, Bea Benaderet, Alan Reed, Earle Rose, and Jim Backus.

Kooky characters tend to show up often, and in all those funny sounding characters and objects, we have our most satisfying Mel Blanc. He was a one-of-kind actor, for in him, with a nod to Lon Chaney, we had the "man of a thousand voices."

See also, Mel Blanc's quiz program: Are You a Genius? See also: Paul Frees

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    43 recordings on 1 MP3 CD for just $5.00. Total playtime 17 hours, 26 min
    43 recordings on 1 MP3 CD for just $5.00
    total playtime 17 hours, 26 min
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    1. 43 shows - total playtime 17 hours 26 minutes
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470114 20 Foreign Relatives.mp3
    3. Mel Blanc Show 460903 01 Birthday Cards.mp3
    4. Mel Blanc Show 460910 02 Efficiency Expert.mp3
    5. Mel Blanc Show 460917 03 Cake Contest.mp3
    6. Mel Blanc Show 460924 04 Mel Tries To Fix A Water Heater.mp3
    7. Mel Blanc Show 461001 05 Muscle Man Contest.mp3
    8. Mel Blanc Show 461008 06 Sally And Marylou.mp3
    9. Mel Blanc Show 461015 07 Postmans Ball.mp3
    10. Mel Blanc Show 461022 08 Songwriter.mp3
    11. Mel Blanc Show 461029 09 Community Chest Show.mp3
    12. Mel Blanc Show 461105 10 New Radio.mp3
    13. Mel Blanc Show 461112 11 Lodge Invitation.mp3
    14. Mel Blanc Show 461119 12 Astrologer.mp3
    15. Mel Blanc Show 461126 13 Thanksgiving Party.mp3
    16. Mel Blanc Show 461203 14 Elopement.mp3
    17. Mel Blanc Show 461210 15 Christmas Present.mp3
    18. Mel Blanc Show 461217 16 Christmas Shopping.mp3
    19. Mel Blanc Show 461224 17 Mel Plays Santa Claus.mp3
    20. Mel Blanc Show 461231 18 Zebra Of Year.mp3
    21. Mel Blanc Show 470107 19 Broken Caruso Record.mp3
    22. Mel Blanc Show 470121 21 Foreign Relatives.mp3
    23. Mel Blanc Show 470128 22 Masquerade Ball.mp3
    24. Mel Blanc Show 470204 23 Bettys Suitors.mp3
    25. Mel Blanc Show 470211 24 Mels Birthday.mp3
    26. Mel Blanc Show 470218 25 Missing Slice Of Bread.mp3
    27. Mel Blanc Show 470225 26 Vaudeville Team.mp3
    28. Mel Blanc Show 470304 27 Councilman Colby.mp3
    29. Mel Blanc Show 470311 28 Art Critic.mp3
    30. Mel Blanc Show 470318 29 Two Loves Has Mel.mp3
    31. Mel Blanc Show 470325 30 Miss Ugga Ugga Boo.mp3
    32. Mel Blanc Show 470401 31 April Fools.mp3
    33. Mel Blanc Show 470408 32 Easter Egg Hunt.mp3
    34. Mel Blanc Show 470415 33 Society Party.mp3
    35. Mel Blanc Show 470422 34 Literary Discussion.mp3
    36. Mel Blanc Show 470429 35 James Mason Movies.mp3
    37. Mel Blanc Show 470506 36 Oil Stock.mp3
    38. Mel Blanc Show 470513 37 Supermarket Journal Editor.mp3
    39. Mel Blanc Show 470520 38 Trial Separation.mp3
    40. Mel Blanc Show 470527 39 French Interior Decorator.mp3
    41. Mel Blanc Show 470603 40 To Rent A Summer Cottage.mp3
    42. Mel Blanc Show 470610 41 Chinese Philosopher.mp3
    43. Mel Blanc Show 470617 42 Show At Market.mp3
    44. Mel Blanc Show 470624 43 Missing Bread Slices.mp3
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    43 recordings on 1 MP3 Collection Download for just $5.00. Total playtime 17 hours, 26 min
    43 recordings on 1 MP3 Collection Download for just $5.00
    total playtime 17 hours, 26 min
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    1. 43 shows - total playtime 17 hours 26 minutes
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470114 20 Foreign Relatives.mp3
    3. Mel Blanc Show 460903 01 Birthday Cards.mp3
    4. Mel Blanc Show 460910 02 Efficiency Expert.mp3
    5. Mel Blanc Show 460917 03 Cake Contest.mp3
    6. Mel Blanc Show 460924 04 Mel Tries To Fix A Water Heater.mp3
    7. Mel Blanc Show 461001 05 Muscle Man Contest.mp3
    8. Mel Blanc Show 461008 06 Sally And Marylou.mp3
    9. Mel Blanc Show 461015 07 Postmans Ball.mp3
    10. Mel Blanc Show 461022 08 Songwriter.mp3
    11. Mel Blanc Show 461029 09 Community Chest Show.mp3
    12. Mel Blanc Show 461105 10 New Radio.mp3
    13. Mel Blanc Show 461112 11 Lodge Invitation.mp3
    14. Mel Blanc Show 461119 12 Astrologer.mp3
    15. Mel Blanc Show 461126 13 Thanksgiving Party.mp3
    16. Mel Blanc Show 461203 14 Elopement.mp3
    17. Mel Blanc Show 461210 15 Christmas Present.mp3
    18. Mel Blanc Show 461217 16 Christmas Shopping.mp3
    19. Mel Blanc Show 461224 17 Mel Plays Santa Claus.mp3
    20. Mel Blanc Show 461231 18 Zebra Of Year.mp3
    21. Mel Blanc Show 470107 19 Broken Caruso Record.mp3
    22. Mel Blanc Show 470121 21 Foreign Relatives.mp3
    23. Mel Blanc Show 470128 22 Masquerade Ball.mp3
    24. Mel Blanc Show 470204 23 Bettys Suitors.mp3
    25. Mel Blanc Show 470211 24 Mels Birthday.mp3
    26. Mel Blanc Show 470218 25 Missing Slice Of Bread.mp3
    27. Mel Blanc Show 470225 26 Vaudeville Team.mp3
    28. Mel Blanc Show 470304 27 Councilman Colby.mp3
    29. Mel Blanc Show 470311 28 Art Critic.mp3
    30. Mel Blanc Show 470318 29 Two Loves Has Mel.mp3
    31. Mel Blanc Show 470325 30 Miss Ugga Ugga Boo.mp3
    32. Mel Blanc Show 470401 31 April Fools.mp3
    33. Mel Blanc Show 470408 32 Easter Egg Hunt.mp3
    34. Mel Blanc Show 470415 33 Society Party.mp3
    35. Mel Blanc Show 470422 34 Literary Discussion.mp3
    36. Mel Blanc Show 470429 35 James Mason Movies.mp3
    37. Mel Blanc Show 470506 36 Oil Stock.mp3
    38. Mel Blanc Show 470513 37 Supermarket Journal Editor.mp3
    39. Mel Blanc Show 470520 38 Trial Separation.mp3
    40. Mel Blanc Show 470527 39 French Interior Decorator.mp3
    41. Mel Blanc Show 470603 40 To Rent A Summer Cottage.mp3
    42. Mel Blanc Show 470610 41 Chinese Philosopher.mp3
    43. Mel Blanc Show 470617 42 Show At Market.mp3
    44. Mel Blanc Show 470624 43 Missing Bread Slices.mp3
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    43 recordings on 21 Audio CDs. Total playtime 17 hours, 26 min
    43 recordings on 21 Audio CDs
    total playtime 17 hours, 26 min

    Mel Blanc Disc A001

    1. Mel Blanc Show 460903 01 Birthday Cards
    2. Mel Blanc Show 460910 02 Efficiency Expert

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    Mel Blanc Disc A002

    1. Mel Blanc Show 460917 03 Cake Contest
    2. Mel Blanc Show 460924 04 Mel Tries To Fix A Water Heater

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    Mel Blanc Disc A003

    1. Mel Blanc Show 461001 05 Muscle Man Contest
    2. Mel Blanc Show 461008 06 Sally And Marylou

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    Mel Blanc Disc A004

    1. Mel Blanc Show 461015 07 Postmans Ball
    2. Mel Blanc Show 461022 08 Songwriter

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    Mel Blanc Disc A005

    1. Mel Blanc Show 461029 09 Community Chest Show
    2. Mel Blanc Show 461105 10 New Radio

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    Mel Blanc Disc A006

    1. Mel Blanc Show 461112 11 Lodge Invitation
    2. Mel Blanc Show 461119 12 Astrologer

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    Mel Blanc Disc A007

    1. Mel Blanc Show 461126 13 Thanksgiving Party
    2. Mel Blanc Show 461203 14 Elopement

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    Mel Blanc Disc A008

    1. Mel Blanc Show 461210 15 Christmas Present
    2. Mel Blanc Show 461217 16 Christmas Shopping

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    Mel Blanc Disc A009

    1. Mel Blanc Show 461224 17 Mel Plays Santa Claus
    2. Mel Blanc Show 461231 18 Zebra Of Year
    3. Mel Blanc Show 470107 19 Broken Caruso Record

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    Mel Blanc Disc A010

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470114 20 Foreign Relatives
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470121 21 Foreign Relatives

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    Mel Blanc Disc A011

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470128 22 Masquerade Ball
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470204 23 Bettys Suitors

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    Mel Blanc Disc A012

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470211 24 Mels Birthday
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470218 25 Missing Slice Of Bread

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    Mel Blanc Disc A013

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470225 26 Vaudeville Team
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470304 27 Councilman Colby

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    Mel Blanc Disc A014

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470311 28 Art Critic
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470318 29 Two Loves Has Mel

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    Mel Blanc Disc A015

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470325 30 Miss Ugga Ugga Boo
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470401 31 April Fools

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    Mel Blanc Disc A016

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470408 32 Easter Egg Hunt
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470415 33 Society Party

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    Mel Blanc Disc A017

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470422 34 Literary Discussion
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470429 35 James Mason Movies

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    Mel Blanc Disc A018

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470506 36 Oil Stock
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470513 37 Supermarket Journal Editor

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    Mel Blanc Disc A019

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470520 38 Trial Separation
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470527 39 French Interior Decorator

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    Mel Blanc Disc A020

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470603 40 To Rent A Summer Cottage
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470610 41 Chinese Philosopher

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    Mel Blanc Disc A021

    1. Mel Blanc Show 470617 42 Show At Market
    2. Mel Blanc Show 470624 43 Missing Bread Slices

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