Episode Archive

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At The Flying W

Between 1939 and 1952 Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters recorded 46 times. Exactly half of those were major hit records.

National Ice Cream Day

Fred Waring and his Pennsylvanians with a song about one of America’s favorite summer treats.

Kon Tiki

You’re listening to “On A Raft in the Middle of The Ocean” by Francis Faye, and you're on the Sound Beat!

Canada Day

Hope you like Maple Frosting...it's Canada's Birthday!

El Rancho Grande

Sorry Bing...the star of this song is a curious little instrument called the ocarina.

Baby Your Mother

Just what she always wanted: Walter Scanlan on an Edison Blue Amberol Cylinder from 1928.

Who Wants S’more(s)?

The best thing to happen to campfires since split wood.

The Force

"Let go."

Positively 31st Street

Not your average minstrel song...

Gracie Discovers A Movie Star

George Burns knew the secret to his success…his wife Gracie.

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

What did French composer Paul Dukas have in common with that famous cartoon mouse?

Cousin Emmy

Kinda says it all, doesn't it?