Star Spangled Radio Hour - 10.26.19

SSRH 490







































































































October 26, 2019







































































































Artie Shaw at the Café Rouge







































































































1939-2019, Part 1







































































































Artie Shaw and his Orchestra







































































































Friday, October 20, 1939







































































































Midnight – 12:30 am







































































































Opening Night







































































































Café Rouge







































































































Hotel Pennsylvania







































































































401 7th Avenue (between 32nd and 33rd Streets)







































































































New York







































































































(NBC-Blue) (WJZ) 







































































































Sustaining Broadcast







































































































Ben Grauer, announcer







































































































Sunday, October 22, 1939







































































































Midnight – 12:30 am







































































































Café Rouge







































































































Hotel Pennsylvania







































































































401 7th Avenue (between 32nd and 33rd Streets)







































































































New York







































































































(NBC-Blue) (WJZ) 







































































































Sustaining Broadcast







































































































Kelvin Keech, announcer







































































































Friday, November 3, 1939







































































































11:30 pm - Midnight







































































































Café Rouge







































































































Hotel Pennsylvania







































































































401 7th Avenue (between 32nd and 33rd Streets)







































































































New York







































































































(NBC-Red) (WEAF) 







































































































Sustaining Broadcast







































































































Bill Spargrove, announcer







































































































SSRH 490 Playlist







































































































(20Oct39, RCA Victor RR E2-MM-5047/MM-5048) Nightmare (opening theme), Out of Nowhere, brief conversation between Ben Grauer and Artie Shaw. Put That Down in Writing (Tony Pastor, vocal), Many Dreams Ago (Helen Forrest, vocal), What is this Thing Called Love, Day in, Day Out (Helen Forrest, vocal), One Foot in the Groove, Moonray (Helen Forrest, vocal), The Saint Louis Blues, Nightmare (closing theme) (22Oct39, RCA Victor RR E2-MM-5053/MM-5054) Nightmare (opening theme), Yesterdays, Melancholy Lullaby (Helen Forrest, vocal), I’m Sorry for Myself (Tony Pastor, vocal) (RCA Victor LPM-6701, etc.), Traffic Jam, Two Blind Love (Helen Forrest, vocal), My Heart Stood Still, Moonray (Helen Forrest, vocal), Man from Mars, Nightmare (closing theme) (3Nov39, RCA Victor RR E2-MM-5091/5092) Nightmare (opening theme), I’m Yours, El Rancho Grande (Tony Pastor, vocal) (RCA Victor LPM-6701, etc.), What’s New (Helen Forrest, vocal), Man from Mars, Any Old Time (Helen Forrest, vocal), It Had to be You, Melancholy Lullaby (Helen Forrest, vocal), The Saint Louis Blues, Nightmare (closing theme)
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