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AFVN Recordings (Armed Forces Vietnam)

Morale-Boosting Military Radio Station for Servicemen and Women in Vietnam
148 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Airchecks from Great Radio Stations

Featuring on air personality D.J's performances, announcements, and skits.
79 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Airplanes and Pilots in Old Time Radio

Adults and children alike marveled at the new found reality of air adventures popularized after WWI and air travel was a huge part of America's consciousness between the two World Wars. This compilation contains episodes from all different series and genres of old time radio focused the listening audience's fascination with airplanes and pilots.
173 4
Add To Cart: $20.00

Alaska Old Time Radio

The Forty-ninth State is "the Last Frontier" and is legendary for its wealth, ruggedness, extreme weather, and most of all for its vastness.
42 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Alice Faye

She began her career as a singer and dancer in Vaudeville and later became the other half of Jazzman turned funny-man, Phil Harris. Update: additional broadcasts
298 8
Add To Cart: $30.00

Arthur Godfrey

Godfrey's conversational style made his show seem like a friend talking to listeners directly. Update: 50 new recordings
75 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Arthur Treacher

Best known for his characterization of the butler Jeeves, created by P.G. Wodehouse, the butler in Shirley Temple films, and as a recurring character of Duffy's Tavern to "classy up the place."
115 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

Barack Obama Speeches

Born in Hawaii, Barack Obama is the 44th President of the United States serving as president between 2009-2017.
750 11
Add To Cart: $35.00

Barton Yarborough

When living in Los Angeles, Barton Yarborough became a steady player among the community of "Radio Row" actors and soon landed the role as Ben Romero on Dragnet.
278 6
Add To Cart: $30.00

Baseball and World Series Broadcasts

This extensive collection has some great classic baseball recordings in radio history! Update: 4 new volumes include 40 additional game broadcasts
236 9
Add To Cart: $45.00

Bell Telephone Hour Encores

This collection includes some of the rare broadcasts known to exist and features some of the brightest stars in the day, even comedian Fred Allen. Update: 35+ new recordings
50 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Beyond Midnight

(update) with double the number of episodes: journey "into the land that lies beyond midnight, into a world of ghost hunters, men going mad, and DEATH DEATH DEATH!"
48 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Birthday Collection

Fun birthday celebrations of famous celebrities, historical figures, and even Gracie Allen's grandpa.
148 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

Black Mass

dark tales featuring adaptions by Virginia Woolf, Edgar Allen Poe, HP Lovecraft, and Gogol.
30 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Blind Tales in Old Time Radio

Old Time Radio episodes featuring blindness as a plot device or characters who have visual impairment.
107 3
Add To Cart: $15.00


Old Time Radio is that most of it was broadcast live and anything could happen across a live microphone, and very often it did! Here are more than 12 hours of mistakes and bloopers from the Golden Age of Radio.
365 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Bob Hope

Bob Hope is one of the best loved entertainers of all time. He was in the business for a very long time, but Bob never forgot that he was there for the audience, not the other way around, especially when it came to the G.I.s who adopted Bob as one of their own. Update: over 200 additional broadcasts
392 10
Add To Cart: $50.00


Burlesques are saucey variety shows that often include a playful strip tease and bawdy, but topical jokes.
28 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Camping and Cabins

Escape the pressures of everyday life into the woods with this multi genre collection featuring camping.
98 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Carling Beer Shows & Challenge Into Space

This collection includes two South African shows sponsored by Carling Beer: Carling Country and Challenge of Space. Carling Country tells stories of courageous folks around the world while Challenge of Space is a fun show that combines the feeling of a western with the adventures of outer space.
16 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Carlton Morse

Morse's greatest successes were One Man's Family and I Love a Mystery. This collection contains many of his mystery anthology and some rare Carlton E Morse recordings.
564 7
Add To Cart: $35.00

Childrens Show Bundle Pack

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

Christmas Recordings

Hundreds of hours full of holiday cheer! Update: New disk #8!
649 8
Add To Cart: $40.00

Cold War, Commies, Atomic, and Civil Defense Saver Bundle

Seventeen Great Old Time Radio Collections from the Cold War and Atomic era! Don't duck and cover, buy the Atomic & Cold War Bundle Pack today!
1179 28
Add To Cart: $145.00

Comedy Collection

Chuckle Along with a Crazy Compilation Comedy Shows--An OTRCAT exclusive!
113 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Communists and Cold War

This extensive collection includes radio shows, news broadcasts, psa's, and debates about The Red Scare, McCarthyism, and The Cold War which pervaded politics, cultures, life and more in second half the the 20th Century. Update: additional recordings
244 6
Add To Cart: $30.00

Consider Your Verdict

Consider Your Verdict was a unique courtroom drama serial. Each episode took place in a courtroom and the listening audience was the jury. The program ran almost thirty years, and was so successful because it was such a believable program.
12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Depression Era Recordings

Old Time Radio Looks at the Great Depression, the economic crisis which began with the Stock Market Crash of 1929 and how it affected Americans everywhere.
37 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Detective Collection

Menagerie of the best-of Detective Shows-An OTRCAT exclusive!
119 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Divas of Old Time Radio

This expansive collection of old time radio shows and musical appearances spans the time period from the 1930s-1950s with the radio shows and guest appearances of some of the well-known and influential female singers of their time.
984 14
Add To Cart: $70.00

DJ Madness

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

Dorothy Lamour

Known for the sarong dress in The Jungle Princess and her exotic good looks, Dorothy Lamour made over 60 motion pictures and helped sell US Treasury Bonds
142 4
Add To Cart: $20.00

Dwight D Eisenhower

Eisenhower was a national hero after serving as Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces in Europe during WWII and in 1952 won the Presidential Election. Update: additional broadcasts
46 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


Before you bite the ears off your chocolate bunny, tune in and hear how your favorite old time radio stars celebrate Easter.
29 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Epic Casebook

(update) Clever South African Inspector Carr Investigates in this Popular Detective Drama!
49 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Frank Lovejoy

Lovejoy was the no nonsense, square-jawed actor best known for his tough guy performances in detective radio dramas.
228 5
Add To Cart: $25.00

Game Shows

Whether you tune in to hear the drama of ordinary people competing for wonderful prizes or to challenge yourself against the competitors in the studio, Quiz Shows promise endless fun.
25 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Gerald Mohr

An anthology to Gerald Mohr, this extensive collection contains almost 300 radio appearances on various detective shows, horror-dramas, and radio comedies.
233 5
Add To Cart: $30.00

GI Jive (with G.I. Jill)

When YANK Magazine sponsored GI Jive, it was hard to tell whether the G.I.s tuned in to hear the hot requested music or the voice of pretty "GI Jill", played by Martha Wilkerson. Update: additional recordings
97 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Glenn Miller

Glenn Miller and his Orchestra got America “In The Mood”, but when his country needed him he was ready to give it all for his fellow servicemen. In fact, Major Glenn Miller was lost over the Channel on his way to set up shows for servicemen stationed near the front lines.
94 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

Great Moments in Radio

Hear important Historical Events as they actually occurred on the Radio.
103 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Halloween Scary Sampler

Ghosts and goblins and spooks! You’ll be too scared to even reach into the candy bowl when the Trick Or Treaters knock at your door if you are listening to the Halloween Scary Sampler.
83 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Hawaii Old Time Radio Shows

Aloha! This collection includes old time radio shows from all genres from ting-ting steel guitar music to epic Hawaiian Adventure and detective stories to supernatural Tiki tales. Update: 37 episodes-new volume#7
290 7
Add To Cart: $35.00

Heartbeat Theater

sponsored by the Salvation Army, gives dramatic accounts of regular people helping others through illness, tragedy, and heartbreak.Episodes illustrate problems can be solved with faith, optimism, and the help of good Samaritans.
83 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

High Adventure

A realistic adventure series featuring real-life sound effects and excellent scripts en par with other smart adventure shows like Suspense and Escape. Update: additional episodes
107 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Hitler (Adolf) Recordings

speeches from the most infamous man in history
26 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Hollywood Bombshells

Sexiest sirens ever to grace the small screen, big screen, and radio let us heat up those Winter Nights with the Hottest Vintage Hollywood Bombshells.
791 36
Add To Cart: $160.00

Horses In Old Time Radio

Hold your horses! Plenty of one horse towns, wild horses, charley horses, play the ponies, and more straight from the horse's mouth at the microphone.
203 5
Add To Cart: $25.00

Howard Duff

Best known for his role as "Sam Spade, Detective", Howard Duff had a long career in radio and film.
227 4
Add To Cart: $20.00

Howdy Doody Time

What time is it, kids? Take your seat in the Peanut Gallery, It's Howdy Doody Time!
7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

I Love a Mystery

(update) Long awaited ILAM serials are now complete including Temple of the Vampires! With new Episodes, Photos, Interviews, Audition Recordings and much more.
201 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Introductions and Theme Music

This collection includes theme music and announcer voice-overs from more than a thousand Old Time Radio programs.
1104 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Jack Benny

Everyone's favorite penny pinching miser is now updated with more laughs and better quality sound.
938 13
Add To Cart: $65.00

Jean Shepherd

Before Ralphy and "A Christmas Story", Jean Shepherd told stories on the radio about being in the Army, life in the big city, and growing up in Hammond, Indiana.
432 8
Add To Cart: $40.00

Jeanette Nolan

She was one of radio's busiest stars, with regular appearances on Lux Radio Theater, Cavalcade of America, The Great Gildersleeve, Young Doctor Malone, Let George Do It, Yours Truly Johnny Dollar and Suspense.
399 8
Add To Cart: $40.00

Jessica Tandy

During the 1930s, she built a solid reputation on the London stage, Jessica Tandy made her American film debut in the Spencer Tracy vehicle The Seventh Cross.
32 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

John Barrymore

had a classic look earning him the nickname "The Great Profile." He was best known as a Shakespearean stage actor, in particular for his performances in Hamlet and Richard III. Barrymore moved his focus to silent film and later appeared in various old time radio shows. Update: additional recordings
21 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

John Nesbitt

Carefully crafted storytelling in The Passing Parade and the Wilson-Nesbitt Summer Show.
49 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

Jokes and Pranks Bundle

16 disks full of pranks and jokes!
991 16
Add To Cart: $60.00

June Foray

Rather than having her face splashed across the screen and the tabloids, June capitalized on her voice talents to become "the cartoon queen".
45 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Kentucky Derby Recordings (Horse Racing)

(update) Close your eyes and imagine big hats and drinking Mint Juleps and as the horses run for the Roses during The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports - the Kentucky Derby!
51 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Larry Dobkin

He worked in a number of radio shows but seemed to shine is Western Radio like Fort Laramie, Luke Slaughter of Tombstone, Frontier Gentleman, and Have Gun – Will Travel.
746 15
Add To Cart: $75.00

Legal Dramas

This original collection includes old time radio shows about law enforcers, law breakers, lawyers, and a "lawt" of good legal drama.
279 6
Add To Cart: $30.00

Lucille Ball

Before she became TV’s favorite redhead, Lucille Ball was a rising starlet who turned to radio work as a way to make ends meet.
184 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

Lux Radio (South African)

South Africas take on everyones favorite old time radio dramatic anthology Lux Radio Theater
41 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Lux Radio Theater

Featuring the greatest Hollywood stars doing one-hour versions of their biggest motion pictures. Update: 240+ new shows and many sound upgrades.
781 30
Add To Cart: $150.00

Lyndon Johnson Speeches

(update) 21 additional recordings: Johnson was the 36th President of the United States of America. His term as President was from 1963 when succeeded to the Presidency after the assassination for John F. Kennedy until 1969 when he was re-elected in 1964 by a large margin.
24 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Mad and Insane in OTR

Mad scientists, crazed killers, nutty old codgers, and more insanity in this new OTRCAT compilation.
346 7
Add To Cart: $35.00

Marriages in Disaster

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

Medical File

South African original programming, featuring od and amazing stories inspired from true medical files.
43 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


Originally the product of seafarer's overactive and superstitious imaginations, mermaids are now an allegory for any time we associate a pretty girl with the water.
9 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Milton Berle Show

Uncle Milty will always be "Mister Television", but he was side-splitting on radio as well. Tune into The Milton Berle Show.
45 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Minnesota School of the Air

Minnesota School of the Air was part of the trend in the 1940s and 1950s of using the radio airwaves to educate. This show was in the same genre as NBC University of the Air, Indiana School of the Air, and many other states with the same idea.
134 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Minstrel Shows

Minstrelsy is considered the first truly American form of entertainment, and as such provides the forms and traditions which would eventually form vaudeville and ultimately the Hollywood movies and TV shows which shape and inform the rest of the world's opinion of American culture.
536 13
Add To Cart: $65.00

Music Rarities

Collection of the best music rarities from the golden age of radio.
254 6
Add To Cart: $30.00

Nelson Eddy

Born into a musical family, Nelson Eddy had over 600 radio appearances in his career and made many musical films with Jeanette MacDonald.
82 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

New Years Eve

Celebrate the New Year all over again with your favorite old time radio stars, Burns and Allen, Milton Berle, Phil Harris and Alice Faye, Jack Benny and many more. Get out your noisemakers and top hat; it's an old time radio New Year celebration! Update: additional shows
131 3
Add To Cart: $15.00

News Recordings 1960-1969

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

Nixon (Richard Nixon Recordings)

Richard M. Nixon was the 37th President of the United States of America, and one of the most controversial. In 1974, he became the only US President to resign from office.
55 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

One Night Stand

With such greats as Count Basie, Lionel Hampton, Gene Krupa, Stan Kenton and Woody Herman, One Night Stand was a popular musical program that lasted for over two decades on the radio.
195 4
Add To Cart: $20.00


We happily include these Sampler Disks with each order. They are a great way to introduce your friends to the fun of Old Time Radio. This edition includes selections from The Columbia Workshop and Lux Radio Theater.
100 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


New sampler cd with over 100 episodes from various series including Fun at Breakfast, Chesterfield Time, All American Sports Shows, Are you a Genius?, Batman Mystery Club, Comic Parade, This is our Enemy, and many new News shows by organized year.
101 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Paula Winslowe

After making the leap from silent films to speaking films, Paula Winslowe debuted on radio on Dec. 30, 1936.
354 8
Add To Cart: $40.00

Pearl Harbor News

News of the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7th, 1941 was spread around the globe due to the miracle of radio.
27 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Pepper Youngs Family

all-American gum-chewing boy
93 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Perry Como

Long Awaited collection Featuring the Delightful Musical and Comedy Star in Guest Performances!
23 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Perry Mason

There was a lot more to Radio's Perry Mason than the thoughtful and proper courtroom genius Raymond Burr portrayed on TV. The radio Mason was as likely to answer a slight with gunshots as an "objection, your Honor."
253 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Politicians Corrupt Dirty and Otherwise

This collection includes historical and news broadcasts as well as fictional accounts of corrupt politicians on The Green Hornet, The Halls of Ivy, The Lone Ranger, and more.
75 2
Add To Cart: $10.00

Presidential Campaigns 1892-1974

Includes historic and entertaining campaign speeches from Grover Cleveland, William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt, William Taft, Woodrow Wilson, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, and Richard Nixon.
156 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Psychics Mentalists and Fortune Tellers

The ancient art of astrology is an example of sign reading, as are palmistry, tea leaf reading, tarot cards, and numerology. We predict you will enjoy these radio shows.
54 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Public Service Announcements (PSAs)

A Public Service Announcement (PSA) is defined as a message in the public interest which is disseminated through the media free of charge, with the objective of raising awareness of issues. Update: additional recordings
182 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Quack Doctors

Laugh along with comedic tales of quack doctors with Amos & Andy, Jack Benny, and more. Hear the dramatized tales of quackery in Dragnet, Dr Kildare, Straight Arrow, Casey Crime Photographer, and more!
23 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Railroad Recordings

Choo-choo-choose this Collection of Truly Train Inspired Entertainment--An OTRCAT exclusive!
121 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Random Rarities 01

Very enjoyable collection of rare shows!
84 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Random Rarities 19

Here is a new collection of Rare Programs which will not fit in another category but are too important and entertaining not to be released in a collection.
45 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Random Rarities 20

More random collections from deep in the vaults of old time radio with mysteries, game shows, comedies and more rare gems.
45 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Random Rarities 21

Random and rare old time radio collection from from the great, dusty vaults of radio shows.
68 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Rare Aviation Old Time Radio Shows

Rare, hard to find aviation themed old time radio shows including Sky Blazer, Smilin Jack, Howie Wing, Flying Hutchinsons, and many more. Update: additional broadcast
40 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Rare Soap Operas

Packed with more sudsey value for your dollar, OTRCat is proud to present this compilation of rare soaps series and including some programs that are the last surviving recordings of their shows.
434 4
Add To Cart: $20.00

Rarities from the 1930s

This unique compilation includes rare dramas, comedy, and unique radio broadcasts from the 1930's. Update: Additional recordings
79 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
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