Episode Archive

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There’s not a word in the English language to describe how cool Slim Gaillard was.

Cubs on Parade

Sadly for some, all dances must come to an end.

Hail to the Chief!

Some guys really know how to make an entrance. And…some need a little bit of help.

Father’s Day

No one complained when Mother’s Day was made a national holiday in 1914...

Joe Turner Blues

Not to be confused with Big Joe Turner, the "Joe Turner" in this song is actually Joe Turney.

Cotton-Eyed Joe

Sports fans who recognize this tune might be cringing...

Rite of Spring

Simply put, one of tne most revolutionary compositions in musical history.

Boston Tea Party

Party like it’s 1773!

La Bamba!

Happy Cinco de Mayo...let's dance!

Lincoln’s Second Inaugural

Orson Welles in a Decca recording from 1945

Rousing the Irish

You’re listening to a Victor recording of legendary Notre Dame coach Knute Rockne… …and you’re on the Sound Beat. This isn’t the famous “win ...

The Victors

One of the most famous collegiate fight songs, and one of the most frequently mistaken titles.