Star Spangled Radio Hour - 12.1.18

Saturday, December 1st

SSRH 443


December 1, 2018


ARTIE SHAW IN THE BLUE ROOM


HISTORIC 80TH ANNIVERSARY TRIBUTE


1938 – 2018


BS-024079-1


Bluebird B-7746-B


BEGIN THE BEGUINE


July 24, 1938


Victor Studios


New York


BS-024081-2


Bluebird B-7772-B


COMIN’ ON


July 24, 1938


Victor Studios


New York


RCA Victor Reference Recordings E2-MM-5085 and E2-MM-5086


Friday, November 25, 1938


7:00 - 7:30 pm


Blue Room, Hotel Lincoln


700 8th Avenue (between 44th and 45th Street), New York


(NBC-Blue) (WJZ)


Sustaining Broadcast


Bill Spargrove, announcer


RCA Victor Reference Recordings E2-MM-5071 and E2-MM-5072


Thursday, December 1, 1938


11:00 - 11:30 pm


Blue Room, Hotel Lincoln


700 8th Avenue (between 44th and 45th Street), New York


(NBC-Blue) (WJZ)


Sustaining Broadcast


Bill Abernathy, announcer


RCA Victor Reference Recordings E2-MM-5093/5059 and E2-MM-5094/5060


Friday, December 2, 1938


7:00 - 7:30 pm


Blue Room, Hotel Lincoln


700 8th Avenue (between 44th and 45th Street), New York


(NBC-Blue) (WJZ)


Sustaining Broadcast


Bill Spargrove, announcer


SSRH 443 Playlist:


(24Jul38) Begin the Beguine, Comin’ On (25Nov38) Nightmare (opening theme), Sobbin’ Blues (issued on RCA Victor LPT-6000, etc.), I Can’t Believe That You're in Love with Me, They Say (Helen Forrest, vocal), It Had to be You, Nightmare (mid-broadcast theme) (station break), Nightmare (mid-broadcast theme), My Reverie (Helen Forrest, vocal) (issued on RCA Victor LPT-6000, etc.), Sweet Adeline (Tony Pastor, vocal), Who Blew Out the Flame (Helen Forrest, vocal), Copenhagen, Nightmare (closing theme) (1Dec38) Nightmare (opening theme), Non Stop Flight (issued on RCA Victor LPT-6000, etc.), Just a Kid Named Joe (Tony Pastor, vocal), When I Go A Dreamin’ (Helen Forrest, vocal), Leapin’ at the Lincoln (into station break), Nightmare (mid-broadcast theme), April in My Heart, Lambeth Walk, They Say (Helen Forrest, vocal), Shine On Harvest Moon (into signoff), Nightmare (theme) (2Dec38) Nightmare (opening theme), Out of Nowhere, Simple and Sweet (Helen Forrest, vocal), Blue Interlude, I’ll Be with You in Apple Blossom Time (Tony Pastor, vocal) (into station break), Nightmare (mid-broadcast theme), Deep in a Dream (Helen Forrest, vocal), Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise, I Won’t Tell a Soul (Helen Forrest, vocal), Back Bay Shuffle, Nightmare (closing theme)
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