Episode Archive

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Christmas at Sea

All I Want For Christmas…

Digital Wassling at its finest! It’s Happy Holidays Week, and…

Bedtime At The Zoo

A glimpse into…the zoo: after hours.

Bride Of The Waves

You’re listening to Herbert R. Clarke’s Bride of the Waves from 1915, and…

Bei Mir Bistu Shein

Sholom Secunda was a songwriter, not a fisherman. But he could tell you all about the “one that got away.”

Waltzing Matilda

Australia's unofficial anthem.

Lester’s Savoy Jump

Considered one of the most influential saxophonists in history, Lester “Prez” Young succeeded Coleman Hawkins at the height of the swing era.

San Francisco Burns

A sad fact of life: sometimes things go from bad…to worse.

The Okeh Laughing Record

This one’s good for a laugh.

The Buffalo Nickel

You’re listening to The Buffalo Nickel, a Bobby Smith Apollo 78

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 ...