Episode Archive

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Murder on the High C’s

Do not adjust your radio. It’s actually supposed to sound like this.

Cocaine Blues

Love, Loss and Cold-blooded killers…It’s Murder Ballad week.

Old King Tut

  For listeners of a certain age, a song about King Tutankhamen immediately brings Steve Martin to the mind’s theater. His “King Tut” mock-reprimanded ...

The Fabulous Bremen Boys

When you think of early aviators, names like Wright, Earhart and Lindbergh probably spring to mind. But unless you’re a confessed aviaphile, names like ...

Wal, I Swan!

Al Bernard, "The Boy from Dixie".

The Death of a President

Cylinders served as much more than simple entertainment. This one aimed to capture, and perhaps ease, a nation’s sorrow.

“THE JOY OF COOKING”

Square Dancing

Now grab your partner by the hand…

Beethoven Hearts Bach

Johannes Sebastian Bach’s first published piece

Oh, Shenandoah

You're listening to Paul Robeson with “Shenandoah” and…

Since Henry Ford Apologized to Me

This song, Since Henry Ford Apologized to Me, is a response to events surrounding Ford’s newspaper, the Dearborn Independent. One of the largest publications ...

The Biggest Aspidistra in the World

A big old hit about a big old plant.
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