Category Archives: Weekly Posts

Jul 26th to Aug 1st Shows and Highlights

This week’s highlights feature some belated birthday blocks plus regularly scheduled ones.

Both Gracie Allen and Harold Peary get two specialty blocks. Gracie will logically be featured in multiple Burns & Allen episodes plus make visits to both The Bob Hope Show and The Jack Benny Program.

Jul 19th to Jul 25th Shows and Highlights

It’s the 19th year of Christmas In July, a weeklong celebration cooling things during the heat of the summer with classic Christmas themed radio offerings. Since 2003, the RadioClassics channel has offered up this 7 days of wall-to-wall Christmas special featuring holiday episodes from nearly all of the classic programs, comedies and dramas.

June 28th to July 4th Shows and Highlights

U.S. Independence Day Specials (and for my Canadian listeners, Happy July 1st – Canada Day!)

We have some traditional patriotic fare from Norman Corwin and James Cagney (Yankee Doodle Dandy), we also have a couple Revolutionary War stories from the NBC series Inheritance plus The CBS Radio Workshop’s audio tribute to the USA known as “Sounds Of A Nation”.