JIMMY VARGAS and the BLACK DAHLIAS ….the 68th Anniversary of ELIZABETH SHORT Performance


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Now here’s a great way to kick off 2015!

Originally posted on jimmyvargascroonoir:

JIMMY VARGAS and the BLACK DAHLIAS with muse LILIANA SCARLATTA kick off 2015 with their Antipodian gig down under in the New Orleans bordello themed Vanguard on Wed 14th January. In commemoration of their sainted icon of noir ELIZABETH SHORT’s  death, sixty eight years ago in Los Angeles 1947.

(c) PIX by MIKE CHRYSLER

Tickets at http://www.thevanguard.com.au/shows/2015/01/14/jimmy-vargas/12644

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Julius Sumner Miller 11 Why Is It So? Phantom Dancer 18 Nov 2014


This Tuesday’s Phantom Dancer brings you a wide range of swing and jazz styles from live 1920s-60s radio and TV.

In the trad corner, you’ll hear from Dave Dallwitz, Eddie Condon, Bob Crosby and Jimmy Dorsey.

In the swing corner enjoy Jimmy Dorsey, Joe Reichman and Andy Kirk.

And the crooners get a set, too, Frank Sinatra, Perry Como and Tony Martin. See the play list below.

Your Video of the Week is Episode 11 from the 1969 series filmed at the ABC in Sydney, Demonstrations in Physics. Professor Julius Sumner Miller presents intriguing experiments demonstrating Centrifugal Force and other strange matters.

Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show CRN#131
2SER Tuesday 18 November 2014
12 noon – 2:00pm (+11 hours GMT)
Set 1
Open + Is You Is Or Is You Ain’t My Baby?
Louis Jordan Tympani 5 (voc) Louis Jordan
Radio Transcription
Los Angeles
1946
9:20 Special
Andy Kirk and his Clouds of Joy
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
21 May 1945
Big Butter and Egg Man
Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra (voc) Charlie Teagarden and Jimmy Dorsey
‘One Night Stand’
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Statler NY
AFRS Re-broadcast
7 Apr 1949
Set 2
 
 
Prise de Courant
Michel Warlop et son Ensemble
Comm Rec
Paris
Nov 1943
Open + March of the Goons
Paul Lavalle Woodwind Octet
‘Chamber Music Society of Lower Basin Street’
WJZ NBC Blue NY
14 Jul 1941
Linda Mujer
Joe Reichman Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Biltmore Bowl
Biltmore Hotel LA
AFRS Re-broadcast
6 Feb 1945
Set 3
 
 
Open + It’s A Good Day
Perry Como (voc) Mitchell Ayres Orchestra
‘Let’s Go To Town’
Radio Trancription
Hollywood
1954
Open + It’s Only A Paper Moon
Frank Sinatra (voc) Axel Stordahl Orchestra
‘Frank Sinatra Show’
WABC CBS NY
14 Mar 1945
Open + If I Were A Bell
Tony Martin (voc) Buzz Adlam Orchestra
‘Navy Star Time’
Radio Transcription
Hollywood
1950
Set 4
 
 
She Said and I Said
Eric Pearce and the 2FC Studio Broadcasting Orchestra (voc) Len Maurice
Columbia 80rpm record
Sydney
Feb 1927
Melody In F
Red Nichols Orchestra (voc) The Painters
‘Devoe and Reynolds Show’
Radio Transcription NY
30 Nov 1931
Bugle Call Rag
George Olsen’s Music
‘Lucky Strike Hour’
WEAF NBC Red NY
1 Dec 1932
Set 5
 
 
There Goes That Song Again
George Trevare Orchestra (voc( unknown
Comm Rec
Sydney
1944
Summit Ridge Drive
Artie Shaw’s Gramercy 5
‘Spotlight Bands’
Blue Network
San Diego
12 Sep 1945
Temptation
Harry James Orchestra (voc) Ginny Powell
Meadowbrook Gardens
Culver City Ca
KFI NBC LA
10 Feb 1946
Brunch
Dorsey Brothers Orchestra
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Statler
WCBS CBS NY
1955
Set 6
 
 
Chicago
Jimmy Dorsey’s Dorseyland Orchestra
Radio Transcription
Los Angeles
1950
Who’s Sorry Now?
Bob Crosby Bobcats
‘Camel Caravan’
WABC CBS NY
18 Jul 1939
The Darktown Strutters Ball
Southern Jazz Group with Roger Bell (tp)
‘Jazz Convention’
Melbourne
30 Dec 1949
The Blues by Pee Wee Russell
Eddie Condon Group
‘Eddie Condon Town Hall Jazz Concert’
Town Hall
WJZ NBC Blue NY
9 Sep 1944
Set 7
 
 
Concert to the Stars
Shep Fields and his Rippling Rhythm Orchestra
Radio Transcription
New York
1940
Blue Bells of Harlem
Duke Ellington Orchestra
‘A Date With The Duke’
Radio City
WJZ ABC NY
7 Jul 1945
Rhythm Cocktail
Cab Calloway Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Club Zanzibar NY
AFRS Re-broadcast
16 Jul 1946
Moonglow + Swanee River
Lionel Hampton Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Trianon Ballroom
Southgate Ca
AFRS Re-broadcast
16 Jun 1944
Set 8
 
 
Dancing In THe Dark
Charlie Parker and Strings
‘Symphony Sid Show’
Birdland
WJZ ABC NY
24 Mar 1951
Interview
Hoffnung
‘Saturday Night on the Light’
BBC Light Programme
London
1950s
Moppin’ the Blues
Buck Ram All-Stars
Comm Rec
New York
18 Sep 1944

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2SER 11 November Phantom Dancer Encore


Hats Off To You Phantom Dancers,

This week I’m away from the 107.3 2SER studio so please enjoy an encore Phantom Dancer from July 2013. The show includes live swing and jazz from 1920s-60s radio & TV by Count Basie, Dave Brubeck, Charlie Parker & Strings, Phil Spitalny, Anson Weeks and Frank Coughlan. Full play list below.

And the Video of the Week? Just like in 2013, a fragment of a radio broadcast by swing band leader Hans Rehmstedt from the 1940s playing Amazonas. Enjoy!

Play List – The Phantom Dancer

107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show #63 and #130

2SER Tuesday 11 November 2014

12 noon – 2:00pm (+11 hours GMT)

 

Set 1

 

Beale Street Blues

Tommy Dorsey Orchestra

Comm Rec

New York

26 May 1937

Monday Night Special

Joe Sullivan (p) Eddie Condon (g) Pee Wee Russell (cl) Dave Tough (d)

‘Chamber Music Society Of Lower Basin Street’

WEAF NBC Red NY

5 Jan 1941

Contrasts (theme) + Perdido

Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra

‘One Night Stand’

Panther Room

Hotel Sherman

Chicago

AFRS Re-broadcast

Mar 1944

Set 2

Theme + My Old Kentucky Home

Ernest Gil Orchestra

‘Black Velvet’

Radio Transcription

San Francisco

1936

Until The Real Thing Comes Along

Vic Damone (voc) Sylvan Lavin Orchestra

WOR Mutual NY

18 Mar 1947

When You And I Were Young, Maggie

Singing Sam and Chorus

‘Singing Sam’

Radio Transcription

31 Oct 1940

Set 3

Jamboree

Frank Coughlan Trocadero Orchestra

Featuradio

Transcription

Sydney

Jun 1937

Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen

Andrew Sisters (voc) Glenn Miller Orchestra

‘Chesterfield Show’

WABC CBS NY

27 Dec 1939

Smooth One

Benny Goodman Orchestra

Panther Room

Hotel Sherman

WMAQ NBC Chicago

10 Aug 1941

Set 4

Lili Marleen

Lale Andersen & Chorus

Radio Transcription

Reichrundfunk RRG

Berlin

5 Jun 1942

Again

Buddy Clark (voc) Ted Dale Orchestra

‘Carnation Contented Hour’

KFI NBC LA

18 Apr 1949

Too Marvellous For Words

Bing Crosby (voc) Buddy Cole Music

‘Ford Roadshow’

KNX CBS LA

7 Sep 1959

Set 5

Alhambra Rock

Michel Legrand (voc) Noel Magali

Comm Rec

Paris

1956

Make Yourself Comfortable

Sarah Vaughan (voc) Count Basie Orchestra

‘Fifth Anniversary Show’

Birdland

WRCA-TV NBC NY

16 Dec 1954

I Get A Kick Out Of You + Close
Ray Anthony Orchestra

‘One Night Stand’

Cafe Rouge

Hotel Statler NY

AFRS Re-broadcast

11 Jan 1952

Set 6

Serenade In Blue

Otto Dobrindt Klavier-Symphoniker

Comm Rec

Berlin

1 Oct 1936

Open

Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians

Tiparillo Pavilion

New York World Fair

WCBS CBS NY

1964

Open + We Saw The Sea

Ray Noble Orchestra (voc) The Freshman

‘Magic Key’

WEAF NBC Red NY

9 Feb 1936

Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me

Harry James Orchestra (voc) Helen Forrest

Palladium Ballroom

KNX CBS LA

1944

Set 7

Groovin’ The Blues

Miss Rhapsody

Comm Rec

New York

6 Jul 1944

Tiny’s Blues

Chubby Jackson

‘Symphony Sid Show’

WMCA NY

12 Mar 1949

Repitition

Charle Parker with Strings

‘Symphony Sid Show’

Birdland

WJZ ABC NY

7 Apr 1951

Mambo The Most

Woody Herman’s Third Herd

Peony Park

Omaha Nebraska

ABC

1954

Set 8

Love You Funny Thing

Phil Spitalny’s Music (voc) Helen Rowland

Hit Of The Week Record

New York

Apr 1932

I Guess I’ll Have To Change My Plans

Anson Weeks Orchestra (voc) Bill Moreing

Radio Transcription

Hotel Mark Hopkins

San Francisco

1932

My Buddy

Paul Whiteman Orchestra (voc) Eugenie Baird

‘Forever Pops’

ABC

1947

At The Balalaika + Close

Perry Como (voc) Ted Weems Orchestra

‘Beat The Band’

WMAQ NBC Chicago

1940

Set 9

Perfume Counter

Dave Brubeck Quartet

‘Symphony Sid Show’

Birdland

WJZ ABC NY

Dec 1953

Stompin’ At The Savoy

Erroll Garner Trio

‘Basin Street’

WRCA NBC NY

May 1956

Serenade In Vout

Slim Gaillard

‘Symphony Sid Show’Birdland

WJZ ABC NY

29 Sep 1951

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The Soda Factory 1925 Prohibition Party


We’re so excited. Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters will be playing at The Soda Factory 1925 Prohibition Party this Wednesday 29 October, 7:30 – 10:30pm (16 Wentworth Ave, Surry Hills). Hear real live 1920s jazz sung authentically by Greg Poppleton backed by the big bass sounds of bass sax and sousaphone plus lots more. Are you coming?

Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters at the Soda Factory - 29 October 7:30-10:30pm

Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters at the Soda Factory – 29 October 7:30-10:30pm

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Gig Guide – Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters


Would you like to see a Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters show?
Would you like to see a 1920s Orchestra, The Lounge Bar Lotharios, show?

Oct 24: Gin Mill 1920s Social, Slide. 7pm. $99 includes dinner and lots more entertainment.

Oct 29: Soda Factory Prohibition 1925 Speakeasy Soiree. Band from 7:30pm.

Nov 7: Gin Mill Social, Rocks Village Bizarre The Rocks. 6:30pm Free

Nov 9: Riverbend Restaurant. Wisemans Ferry. 12 noon. $49 includes lunch.

Nov 12: Bondi Pavilion-Lunch Concert. Duo. Free.

Nov 14: Gin Mill Social, Rocks Village Bizarre The Rocks. 6:30pm Free

Nov 15: Penrith RSL. 8 Tindale St Penrith, 2pm. Free

Nov 16: Spring Into Jazz, St Leonards Park, North Sydney. 1920s Orchestra – The Lounge Bar Lotharios. Free. Bring a picnic!

Nov 21: Gin Mill Social, Rocks Village Bizarre The Rocks. 6:30pm Free

Nov 28: Gin Mill Social, Rocks Village Bizarre The Rocks. 6:30pm Free

Dec 6: Fairfield Museum, Horsley Drive, Smithfield. TBA

Dec 14: St George Leagues Club. 3pm. Sunday Jazz. Free

Dec 18: Gin Mill 1920s Social, Slide. 7pm. $99 includes dinner and lots more entertainment.

Dec 20: Wedding – Surry Hills

Dec 28: Sydney Rowing Club Jazz. Jazz On The deck. 3pm. Free

Feb 7: Art Deco Ball Carrington Hotel Katoomba.

Feb 15: Jazz In The Pines, Dural. The Pines historic property. 656 Old Northern Road. $14 / $12 concession / $28 family

Feb 20: Gin Mill 1920s Social, Slide. 7pm. $99 includes dinner and lots more entertainment.

Feb 28: Penrith RSL. 8 Tindale St Penrith, 2pm. Free

THE LOUNGE BAR LOTHARIOS – 1920s Dance Orchestra

GREG POPPLETON AND THE BAKELITE BROADCASTERS – 1920s-1930s Chill Mix

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Julius Sumner Miller 10. Phantom Dancer Play List 4 Nov 2014


On this Tuesday’s Phantom Dancer, swing and jazz from live 1920s – 1960s radio and TV, 12 – 2pm 107.3 2SER Sydney and online at 2ser.com, you’ll hear:

- a mix of live radio swing from 1936,

- Charlie Ventura and Stan Getz live on the wireless,

- early radio jazz by Anson Weeks, Jimmy Grier and The Philco Orchestra.

Hear The Phantom Dancer episodes you’ve missed at 2ser.com

And for your Phantom Dancer Video of the Week, program 10 in the 1969 TV series ‘Demonstrations In Science’, aired in Australia as ‘Why Is It So?’. This was made at ABC TV Sydney with Professor Julius Sumner Miller. On this week’s episode, Atmospheric Pressure – Properties of Gases.

Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show CRN#128
2SER Tuesday 4 November 2014
12 noon – 2:00pm (+11 hours GMT)
Set 1
Darktown Strutters Ball
Frank Coughlan Orchestra (voc) FC
Prestophone
Sydney
25 May 1937
Shine On Harvest Moon
Artie Shaw Orchestra
Blue Room
Hotel Lincoln
WEAF NBC Red NY
1 Dec 1938
Runnin’ Wild
Glenn Miller Orchestra
Glen Island Casino
New Rochelle
WEAF NBC Red NY
17 May 1939
Set 2
 
 
Open + Devil May Care + With The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair
Dave Rose Orchestra (voc) Maxine Gray
‘California Melodies’
KHJ Don Lees Mutual
Los Angeles
4 Jul 1940
Solid Old Man + Poco
Duke Ellington Orchestra
‘A Date With The Duke’
AFRS Re-broadcast
1945
Set 3
 
 
Moanin’ Low
Libby Holman
‘Brunswick Brevities’
New York
1929
Running Between The Raindrops
Sapolin Speedsters
Radio Transcription
New York
1931
When A Gypsy Makes His Violin Cry + Close
Spike Jones and the City Slickers (voc) Sir Frederick Gas
‘Corn’s A-Poppin”
AFRS Re-broadcast
1 Oct 49
Set 4
 
 
Open + Good Earth
Woody Herman Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Palladium Ballroom
Hollywood
1948
Now I’m In Love
Patti Page (voc) Ray Anthony Orchestra
‘Let’s Go To Town’
Radio Transcription
Hollywood
1954
Prelude in C#m + Close
Dorothy Donnegan
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
5 Jun 1944
Set 5
 
 
Ya Got Love
Al Bowlly (voc) Roy Fox Orchestra
Comm Rec
London
1931
Dancing On The Ceiling
Anson Weeks Orchestra
Peacock
Court
Hotel Mark Hopkins
San Francisco
1932
The Sun’s In My Heart
Jimmie Grier Orchestra (voc) The 3 Cheers
TRANSCO
Radio Transcription
Los Angeles
1932
Dancing With Tears In My Ears
Ruth Etting
‘Tele-Focal Program’
Radio Transcription
New York
1930
Set 6
 
 
An Old Manuscript
Glen Gray and the Casa Loma Orchestra
Aircheck
Hotel New Yorker
New York
May 1944
Sweet Georgia Brown
Nat King Cole Trio
Trocadero
KHJ Don Lees-Mutual
Los Angeles
26 Apr 1945
Open + Stealin’ Apples
Harry James Orchestra
Aragon Ballroom
Mutual Chicago
18 Jun 1954
Zamboanga
Charlie Barnet Orchestra
Aircheck
Los Angeles
Dec 1945
Set 7
 
 
Goody Goody
Jim Davidson and the A.B.C. Dance Orchestra (voc) Dick Cranbourne
Comm Rec
Sydney
8 Jul 1936
But Definitely
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra
‘Ford V8 Show’
Texas Centennial
CBS Dallas
Aug 1936
Chapel In The Moonlight / Diane
The 3 T’s (Teagardens Jack & Charlie + Frankie Trambauer)
Hickory House
WEAF NBC Red NY
9 Dec 1936
Christopher Columbus
Isham Jones Orchestra
WOR Mutual NY
13 Mar 1936
Set 8
 
 
Move
Stan Getz Quintet
‘Jazz Club USA’
Voice Of America
25 Dec 1949
Slide Hamp Slide
Lionel Hampton Orchestra
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
3 Dec 1945
Blue Champaign
Charlie Ventura
‘Symphony Sid Show’
Royal Roost
WMCA NY
1949

 

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Julius Sumner Miller 9. Soap Bubbles. Phantom Dancer 28 Oct 2014


On this week’s Phantom Dancer, you’ll hear live radio jazz by Cab Calloway, Charlie Parker, Shep Fields and others didn’t play as scheduled on the 14th October show because of all the excitement raising funds for 2SER in the annual Supporter Drive.

THIS SHOW IS NOW ONLINE FOR THE NEXT 4 WEEKS

This week’s Phantom Dancer Video of the Week is Part 9 in our 48 part series of ‘Demonstrations in Physics’ known in Australia as ‘Why Is It So?’. Filmed at ABC Sydney in 1969, the always entertaining Professor Julius Sumner Miller uses toys to excite us about Soap Bubbles and Film. Enjoy!

Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show CRN#127
2SER Tuesday 28 October 2014
12 noon – 2:00pm (+11 hours GMT)
Set 1
Open + Down Yonder
Blue Barron Orchestra (voc) 3 Blue Notes
‘One Night Stand’
Palladium Ballroom
Hollywood
AFRS Rebroadcast
20 Nov 1951A
Afraid To Dream
Benny Goodman Orchestra (voc) Martha Tilton
Madhattan Room
Hotel Pennsylvania
WOR Mutual NY
21 Oct 1937
Oh Bess, Where’s My Bess?
Frank Sinatra
‘Personal Album’
AFRS Hollywood
1946
Set 2
 
 
So Io Fossi Un Millionario (If I’d Been A Millionaire)
Ernesto Bonino (voc) Orchestra Cetra diretta dal Maestro Pippo Barzizza
Cetra, Turin
1941
Sheik Of Araby + Love Come Back To Me + Fire Dance (theme) + Close
Shep Fields Orchestra
‘Spotlight Bands’
Blue Network
21 Jul 1943
Set 3
 
 
Bai Bai Blu
Tre Italiani In America
Comm Rec
Milan
29 Dec 1940
Cirribirri-bee
The Tune Toppers
‘Chamber Music Society Of Lower Basin Street’
WJZ NBC Blue NY
1 Sep 1941
Dancing Tambourine + Close
Henry Russell Orchestra
‘Let’s Dance’
KFI NBC LA
1948
Set 4
 
 
7-42
Jerry Gray and his Band Of Today
Palladium Ballroom
KFI NBC LA
20 Jan 1961
Blue Skies + The Hucklebuck
Erroll Garner (piano)
‘Guest Star’
New York
16 Dec 1949
Artistry In Bolero + Close
Stan Kenton Orchestra
‘Jazz Club USA’
Voice of America
1952
Set 5
 
 
Back To Coajingolong
George Trevare Orchestra
Comm Rec
Sydney
1945
If I Had You
Muggsy Spanier
Club Hangover
KCBS CBS San Francisco
18 Apr 1953
Oh, Didn’t He Ramble
The Southern Jazz Group
Radio Broadcast
Adelaide
18 Jun 1948
Bugle Call Rag
Eddie Condon Group
‘Eddie Condon Town Hall Jazz Concert’
Town Hall
WJZ Blue NY
30 Sep 1944
Set 6
 
 
Granada (In A Little Spanish Town)
Goldene Sieben
Comm Rec
Berlin
Mar 1938
Complainin’
Bob Crosby Orchestra
Terrace Room
Hotel New Yorker
WOR Mutual NY
25 Mar 1940
Helpful Advice
John J Anthony
‘Goodwill Hour’
WOR MUtual NY
1944
Shakey
Shep Fields and his New Music
Radio Transcription
New York
1943
Set 7
 
 
52nd Street Theme + Ko Ko
Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, Tadd Dameron, Curley Russell, Max Roach
‘Symphony Sid Show’
WMCA New York
4 Sep 1948
Groovin’ High
Charlie Parker
Storyville
Copley Square Hotel
WHDH Boston
22 Sep 1953
Set 8
 
 
Beat Me Daddy Eight To The Bar
Ted Weems Orchestra
‘Beat The Band’
WMAQ NBC Chicago
1940
Studio 50
Dorsey Brothers Orchestra
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Statler
WCBS CBS NY
1955
Frantic In The Atlantic
Cab Calloway Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Club Zanzibar NY
AFRS Re-broadcast
22 Sep 1944

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