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 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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Julius Sumner Miller 8. Support The Phantom Dancer 21 October.


HEAR the 21 OCT SHOW ONLINE at 2SER.COM

 

NOW, it’s Week 2 in the Festival of Giving. That’s the 2SER Supporter Drive. 2SER is 35 years old this year! Happy Birthday, 2SER.

The Phantom Dancer has been on 2SER 107.3 Sydney every week, and for some years twice a week, for 29 of those years, since 1985, thanks to your financial support each year on Supporter Drive.

In fact, The Phantom Dancer, swing and jazz from live 1920s – 1960s radio and TV can only stay on 2SER, and 2SER can only stay on air, through your support.

Once a year 2SER asks you to financially support the station so if you like what we do then this is your opportunity to help us keep doing what we do – tell a lover, a friend, a family member or your pet !!

As well as supporting 2SER’s cutting edge stories, music and ideas, there are plenty of prizes up for grabs and this year if you sign up with your lover or another, you will get a night in on 2SER. (see website for details)

Support The Phantom Dancer on this Tuesday’s show October 21.
It feels good to give, and we want to say thank you for listening.

Call in your support during The Phantom Dancer 02 9514 9500 or support The Phantom Dancer online.

See today’s The Phantom Dancer Supporter Drive play list below.

And as this week’s Phantom Dancer Video of the Week, enjoy Part 8 in our 48 part series of ‘Demonstrations in Physics’. Filmed at ABC Sydney in 1969, the always entertaining Professor Julius Sumner Miller uses toys to excite us about Fluid Dynamics. Enjoy!

Play List – The Phantom Dancer 107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
2SER Supporter Drive Show #2
2SER Tuesday 21 October 2014 12 noon – 2:00pm (+11 hours GMT)
Open + Song Of The Wanderer
Buddy Morrow Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Roseland Ballroom NY
AFRS Re-broadcast
1 Mar 1946
Jamboree
Frank Coughlan Orchestra (voc) FC
Featuradio
Radio Transcription
Sydney
Jun 1937
Dipsy Doodle (theme) + Heart and Soul
Larry Clinton Orchestra (voc) Bea Wain
‘International Casino’
WEAF NBC Red NY
15 Nov 1938
Vana Vana
Harry Owens and The Royal Hawaiians (voc) Band
‘Mural Room’
Hotel St Francis
KGO NBC
San Francisco
1947
I Can’t Give You Anything But Love
Rose Murphy, the Chee-Chee Girkl
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
18 Jan 1945
Honky Tonk Train Blues
Tiny Crump (p)
Club Hangover
KCBS
San Francisco
27 Nov 1954
La Canzone Del Boscaiolo
Alberto Rabagliati and Trio Lescano (voc) Pippo Barzizza Orchestra
Comm Rec
Cetra
Turin
1941
Two Guitars
Stan Kenton Orchestra
Radio Transcription
Los Angeles
20 Sep 1941
WMGM Jump
Benny Goodman Sextet, including Count Basie (p) Wardell Gray (ts)
‘Record Industry Salute’
WMGM NY
17 Sep 1948
Caldonia
Duke Ellington Orchestra (voc) The Mellow Tone
‘A Date With The Duke’
AFRS Rebroadcast
1945
Annie Laurie
Jim Davidson and his ABC Dance Orchestra (voc) Alice Smith and Band
Comm Rec
Sydney
24 Jan 1938
Maniac’s Ball
Glen Gray and the Casa Loma Orchestra
Radio Transcription
1934
Darktown Strutters Ball
Henry Busse Orchestra
Radio Transcription
1935
Song Of India
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra
‘Ford V8 Show’
Texas Centennial
CBS Dallas
Aug 1936
St Louis Blues
Count Basie Orchestra
Chatterbox
Hotel William Penn
WCAE CBS Pittsburgh
8 Feb 1937
On The Road To Mandalay
Jan Savitt and his Top Hatters (voc) Bon Bon
Radio Transcription
1938
Jumpin’ At The Woodside
Benny Goodman Orchestra
‘Camel Caravan’
Airplay Theatre
WBBM CBS Chicago
2 May 1939
Frenesi
Fats Waller
Panther Room
Hotel Sherman
WMAQ NBC Red Chicago
3 Dec 1940
Rose of The Rio Grande
Jack Teagarden Orchestra
Panther Room
Hotel Sherman
WMAQ NBC Red Chicago
13 Dec 1941
Open + Flying Home
Glenn Miller Orchestra
‘I Sustain The Wings’
War Bond Rally
Chicago Theatre
WMAQ NBC Chicago
10 Jun 1944
Slide, Hamp, Slide
Lionel Hampton Orchestra
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
3 Dec 1945
I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles
Charlie Ventura Group (voc) Jackie cain and Roy Kral
‘Symphony Sid Show’
Royal Roost
WMCA NY
1948

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Kurtzmann Glass Phonograph From 1921


Something truly beautiful and wonderous.

A Kurtzmann Glass record player from 1921 playing ‘Button Up Your Overcoat’. Enjoy!

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Two Hours Left To Vote Greg Poppleton For MusicOz Awards


Hello Friends,

The clock is ticking. Just hours to go.

Last chance 2 vote. Click link below to vote Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters 4 MusicOzAwards. THANK YOU
http://www.musicoz.org/songs/artist_profile.aspx?ArtistID=7704

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October Newsletter – Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters 1920s Band and Orchestra


HEIGH HO Bakelite Broadcasters and Lounge Bar Lotharios…

LATEST YOUTUBE BAND VIDEO TALLY
Thank you for watching and telling all your friends!
The Band Video now has 79 788 hits at time of writing (1 October).
That’s up from 49 005 on 31 August. We’ll update you on its soaring progress next month.

SEE THE BRAND NEW BAND VIDEO
Live 1920s Radio Mix – Live From The 2014 Dubbo Jazz Festival

HEAR THE LOUNGE BAR LOTHARIOS 1920s ORCHESTRA RECORDED LIVE AT GLENAEON

WELCOME to all our new friends who saw The Lounge Bar Lotharios at Glenaeon for the big 1920s concert on Sunday September 21.

See The Lounge Bar Lotharios next at an exciting, free, afternoon of hot 1920s orchestra jazz 2pm, Sunday 16 November at St Leonards Park, North Sydney – bring a picnic!

FOR YOUR OCTOBER DIARY…

  7 Oct - 12 – 2pm, Phantom Dancer, 107.3 2SER. Swing and jazz from 1920s-60s radio. Listen.

14 Oct - 12 – 2pm, Phantom Dancer, 107.3 2SER. Swing and jazz from 1920s-60s radio. Listen.

21 Oct - 12 – 2pm, Phantom Dancer, 107.3 2SER. Swing and jazz from 1920s-60s radio. Listen.

22 Oct – 6:30pm, Greg Poppleton Bakelite Broadcasters Prohibition Party Soda Factory Surry Hills.

24 Oct - 7pm, Greg Poppleton Bakelite Broadcasters Gin Mill Social, Slide, Surry Hills

28 Oct - 12 – 2pm, Phantom Dancer, 107.3 2SER. Swing and jazz from 1920s-60s radio. Listen.

Check the band website for lots more shows in November and December.

WHAT HAPPENED IN SEPTEMBER?

Wake, 19th September
We had the great honour to be invited to play for the wake of the wonderful and much missed, Merle Newbould, at the Hunters Hill Club.

1920s Concert, 21st September
1920s Great Gatsby Dance Orchestra, The Lounge Bar Lotharios, played for dancers and fans of 1920s hotcha at Glenaeon on Sunday 21 September to a capacity crowd.

Who are The Lounge Bar Lotharios?

The Lounge Bar Lotharios is an 11-piece Roaring ’20s Dance Orchestra playing original 1920s arrangements of 1920s Hot Jazz and Dance Music. Musical director is ARIA nominee, Geoff Power. Greg Poppleton sings in authentic 1920s dance band style.

Greg Poppleton at the Dubbo Jazz Festival uploaded to YouTube 
What a fun night! Two shows with Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters. The first at Dubbo Golf Club and then onto Club Dubbo with music till midnight. Radio16 recorded the first show. You can now hear the Audio online on YouTube.

In Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters at Dubbo were Greg Poppleton 1920s vocals and megaphone, Geoff Power sousaphone and trumpet, Grahame Conlon banjo and guitar, Jim Elliot bass saxophone, alto saxophone and clarinet…Thank you Dubbo and Dubbo Jazz Club

Dancing to Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters

ARE YOU OR A FRIEND ORGANISING YOUR COMPANY’S CHRISTMAS PARTY?

Then you need live 1920s jazz and 1930s small group swing by Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters. The 1920s Orchestra, The Lounge Bar Lotharios is available, too.

Talk to the debonair Mr Tony Jex for all your 1920s-1930s music needs (we play for all occasions):
T: 02 9567 7171
M: 0407 941 263
E: bookings@bakelitejazz.com




Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters Trio at the Sold-Out Gin Mill Social,
Slide Cabaret, 22 August 2014. Imagine how your guests will love you when you book us for your party?

Like Us On Facebook.
https://www.facebook.com/Greg.Poppleton.Band
 


Meet the Band at the New Website:
Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters www.bakelitejazz.com

NEW 1920s Orchestra Website (we’ll be at Spring Into Jazz, St Leonard’s Park, 16 November):
1920s Great Gatsby Orchestra – The Lounge Bar Lotharios www.1920sorchestra.com.au



See you at a show soon…

Kindest Regards
Greg

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