20 December Christmas Phantom Dancer – Bizarre Short Film ‘What A Life!’


Christmas comes early to The Phantom Dancer this year. The 107.3 2SER broadcast date is the Tuesday before Christmas, 20 December.

Hear the Xmas Show Now Online at radio 2ser.com

So on your non-stop mix of swing and jazz from live 1920s-60s radio you’ll hear plenty of Jingle Bells by Fats Waller, The Delta Rhythm Boys, Benny Goodman, Paul Baron and more. Lena Horne, Frances Langford, The Three Sisters and Chiquita also bring some Christmas cheer.

Eight festive sets in total – names, bands, song titles and the originating radio station and date are listed in the play list below.

See Greg Poppleton and the Bakelite Broadcasters Thursday 19 January at their debut Foundry616 jazz club 1920s show. Dinner and show also available. TICKETS

The play list is after The Phantom Dancer video of the Week.

Here is The Phantom Dancer Video of the Week. It’s a bizarre short film from 1949 about post-war austerity and misery called “What A Life!”. Enjoy!

Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show CRN #246

107.3 2SER Tuesday 20 December 2016 Christmas Show
After the 2SER 12 noon news, 12:04 – 2:00pm (+11 hours GMT)
National Program:
2RRR Gladesville Thurs 11am – 12,
ArtSoundFM Canberra Sunday 7 – 8pm
and early morning on 22 other stations.

Set 1
Let’s Dance (theme) + Jingle Bells
Benny Goodman Orchestra
Joseph Urban Room
Congress Hotel
WMAQ NBC Red Chicago
25 Dec 1935
Open + It Had To Be You + The Fairy On The Christmas Tree
Henry Hall and the BBC Dance Orchestra (voc) The 3 Sisters
BBC Regional Service
London
25 Dec 1936
Set 2
Open + Maple Leaf Rag
Kid Ory
Club Hangover
KCBS CBS San Francisco
25 Dec 1954
Theme + Blue Christmas
Jan Garber Orchestra (voc) Ray Cordell
Melody Mill
WGN Chicago
1950
Weary Blues + Ad
Kid Ory
Club Hangover
KCBS CBS San Francisco
25 Dec 1954
Set 3
Jingle Bells (open) + The Morning After
Chico Hamilton Quartet
‘Stars In Jazz’
AFRTS Re-broadcast
New York
25 Dec 1958
Wrap your Troubles In Dreams
Chico Hamilton Quartet (voc) Georgia Carr
‘Stars In Jazz’
AFRTS Re-broadcast
New York
25 Dec 1958
Blee Blop Blues + One O’Clock Jump (theme)
Count Basie Orchestra
Birdland
WRCA NBC NY
16 Dec 1956
Set 4
Happy Hollidays + Here We Come a’Caroling + Silent Night
Bing Crosby and the Norman Luboff Choir (voc) Paul Weston Orchestra
‘Christmas Sing With Bing’
KNX CBS LA
24 Dec 1957
Description of Ballarat’s Carols By Candlelight + Joseph Mine, Help Me Cradle The Child Divine
Ted Furlong (station manager 3BA Ballarat) + The Ballarat YWCA Choir
Christmas Sing With Bing’
KNX CBS LA
via 3BA Ballarat
24 Dec 1957
Champagne Cocktail + Close (When Summer Is Gone)
Hal Kemp Orchestra
‘Chesterfield Time’
KNX CBS LA
24 Dec 1937
Set 5
Open + March of the Toy Soldiers
Phil Davis Orchestra
‘Fountain of Fun’
WLW Cinncinnati
19 Dec 1943
Jingle Bells
 Thrasher Sisters
‘Fountain of Fun’
WLW Cinncinnati
19 Dec 1943
Jack-Armstrong Blues
Louis Armstrong and Jack Teagarden
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
25 Dec 1947
Embraceable You
 The Pied Pipers (voc) Harry James Orchestra
‘Command Performance USA’
AFRS
25 Dec 1945
Set 6
Swingin’ Them Jingle Bells
Fats Waller and his Rhythm
Comm Rec
New York
29 Nov 1936
Jingle Bells
Glenn Miller Orchestra
Café Rouge
Hotel Pennsylvania
WJZ NBC Blue NY
27 Dec 1941
Jingle Bells
Dave Brubeck
Birdland
WABC ABC NY
Jan 1954
Jingle Bells (theme) / Half Nelson / White Christmas / Little Willie Leaps
Charlie Parker (as) Kenny Dorham (tp) Al Haig (p) Tommy Potter (b) Max Roach (d)
‘Symphony Side Show’
Royal Roost
WMCA NY
25 Dec 1948
Set 7
Open + March of the Toys
Phil Davis Orchestra
‘Fountain of Fun’
WLW Cincinnati
19 Dec 1943
My Silent Love
Lena Horne (voc) Count Basie Orchestra
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
25 Dec 1945
Embraceable You
The Pied Pipers (voc) Harry James and the Music Makers
‘Command Performance USA’
AFRS Hollywood
25 Dec 1945
Yesterdays
Art Tatum (p)
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
25 Dec 1947
Set 8
Open + 2 Latin American Christmas Songs
Chiquita
‘Chiquita’
AFRS Hollywood
Dec 1946
O Come All Ye Faithful / Oh Little Town Of Bethlehem / It Came Upon A Midnight Clear / Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Frank Sinatra
‘V-Disc Christmas Selections’
New York
1944
Good King Wenceslas
Carol Richards, Garry Crosby, The Mellow Men (voc) Ray Noble Orchestra
‘The New Edgar Bergen Show’
KNX CBS LA
25 Dec 1955

Make sure you come back to this blog, Greg Poppleton’s Radio Lounge, every Tuesday, for the newest Phantom Dancer play list and Video of the Week!

Thank you.

9 August Phantom Dancer – Sing, Sing, Sing Film Clip From Hollywood Hotel (1937)


This week, The Phantom Dancer with Greg Poppleton, brings you your 2 hour non-stop mix of swing and jazz from live 1920s – 60s radio, with sets from Ray Noble, Hal Kemp, 1960s jazz radio and early 1930s music radio.

You can see the full play list below.

HEAR THE SHOW ONLINE NOW AT 2SER.COM

The final hour of the mix is all vinyl.

The Phantom Dancer is live-streamed as the show goes to air on 107.3 2SER Sydney, Tuesdays 12 – 2pm (12 – 2am GMT) and repeated 5 – 6pm Sundays, http://www.2ser.com

The show is then archived for you to listen to any time at 2ser.com/Phantom_Dancer.

Your Phantom Dancer Video of the Week: Benny Goodman and the Orchestra with Gene Krupa on drums play Sing, Sing, Sing from the 1937 movie Hollywood Hotel. Enjoy!

Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show CRN #226

107.3 2SER Tuesday 9 August 2016
After the 2SER 12 noon news, 12:04 – 2:00pm (+10 hours GMT)
National Program:
2RRR Gladesville Thurs 11am – 12
2SER Sunday 2SER 5 – 6pm
ArtSoundFM Canberra Sunday 7 – 8pm
and early morning on 30 other stations.

Set 1
Swinging Big Bands on 1940s One Night Stand Radio
Open (Memories of You) + Blue Moon
Sonny Donham Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Palladium Ballroom
Hollywood
AFRS Re-broadcast
1 Aug 1944
The Good Earth
Woody Herman Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Pennsylvania
AFRS Re-broadcast
23 Aug 1945
The Man I Love + Out Of Nowhere
Gene Krupa Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Meadowbrook Gardens
Culver City Ca
AFRS Re-broadcast
31 Mar 1946
Set 2
Jazz on 1960s Radio
Open + The Lamp Is Low
Oscar Peterson Trio
Montreal Jazz Festival
CBC Canada
1968
Just Lucky
Harry James Orchestra
El Patio Ballroom
KCBS CBS San Francisco
20 May 1961
Set 3
Early 1930s Music Radio
Cool Water
RCA Victor Concert Orchestra
‘His Master’s Voice of the Air’
Radio Transcription
Nov 1932
Shake Hands With A Million
Harry Richman
‘Dodge Show’
Radio Transcription
1934
Dinah
Jimmie Grier Orchestra (voc) The Three Cheers
Cocoanut Grove
Ambassador Hotel
NBC Orange Los Angeles
1932
Set 4
Women Jazz Singers on the Air
Rockin’ Chair
Mildred Bailey
‘Guest Star’
Radio Transcription NY
1951
Thank Your Stars
Ella Fitzgerald with her Orchestra
Savoy Ballroom
WEAF NBC Red NY
25 Jan 1940
Open + Just A Moment More
Sarah Vaughan
‘Stars in Jazz’
Birdland
WNBC NBC NY
21 Apr 1953
Set 5
Ray Noble on American Radio
The Very Thought Of You (theme) + And The Angels Sing
Ray Noble Orchestra (voc) Liz Tilton
Beverley-Wiltshire Hotel
KFI NBC LA
22 Oct 1939
I Never Had A Chance
Ray Noble Orchestra (voc) Al Bowlly
‘Coty Hour’
WEAF NBC Red NY
13 Mar 1935
A Fountain in Havana
Ray Noble Orchestra (piano) Claude Thornhill
‘Coty Hour’
WEAF NBC Red NY
17 Apr 1935
Comanche War Dance + Theme (Goodnight Sweetheart)
Ray Noble Orchestra
Beverley-Wiltshire Hotel
KFI NBC LA
6 April 1940
Set 6
Swing Bands on 1944 Radio
Sleep
Benny Carter Orchestra
Aircheck
Trianon Ballroom
Southgate Ca
1944
No Love, No Nothin’
Lionel Hampton Orchestra (voc) Dinah Washington
Trianon Ballroom
Southgate Ca
KFI NBC LA
16 Jun 1944
Three Little Words
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra
Casino Gardens
Ocean Park Ca
KECA Blue LA
Oct 1944
Frantic in the Atlantic
Cab Calloway Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Club Zanzibar
New York City
AFRS Re-broadcast
22 Sep 1944
Set 7
Hal Kemp’s Tripling Trumpets on 1934 Radio
When Summer Is Gone (theme) + It’s Winter Again
Hal Kemp Orchestra (voc) Skinnay Ennis
‘Lavena Program’
Radio Transcription
New York City
1934
Boulevarde of Broken Dreams
Hal Kemp Orchestra (voc) Deane Janis
‘Lavena Program’
Radio Transcription
New York City
1934
Last Year’s Girl
Hal Kemp Orchestra (voc) Skinnay Ennis
‘Lavena Program’
Radio Transcription
New York City
1934
Between The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea + When summer is Gone (theme)
Hal Kemp Orchestra
‘Lavena Program’
Radio Transcription
New York City
1934
Set 8
Jazz on 1940s-50s TV
Soft Winds + Perdido
Roy Eldridge All-Stars
‘The Today Show’
WNBC TV NBC NY
18 Jan 1957
My Funny Valentine
Helen Ward (voc)
‘Eddie Condon’s Floor Show’
WNBC TV NBC NY
26 Mar 1949
Ridin’ High
Benny Goodman Orchestra (voc) Ella Fitzgerald
‘Texaco Show’
WNBC TV NBC NY
9 Apr 1958
Intro + Drum Boogie
Ronald Reagan MC, Gene Krupa Orchestra (voc) Anita O’Day
‘Ford Star Time’
NBC TV LA
9 Feb 1960

Phantom Dancer Swing Radio Mix 1 Dec 2015 – 30 YEARS ON-AIR


Firstly, this is a milestone. The Phantom Dancer has been on-air over 107.3 2SER for 30 years today!

Thank you to every 2SER subscriber.

Your yearly subscription to 2SER is what help keeps The Phantom Dancer on air. It costs $1,000,000 a year to run 107.3 2SER, Sydney’s leading community radio station. To support 2SER and The Phantom Dancer you can subscribe, too. Call during office hours +61 2 9514 9514 or support 2SER online at https://support.2ser.com/

Your Phantom Dancer back in 1985 when your weekly mix of swing and jazz from live 1920s-60s radio and TV all started…

Greg Poppleton, your Phantom Dancer, in 1985
Greg Poppleton, your Phantom Dancer, in 1985

Your Tuesday 1st December Phantom Dancer on 107.3 2SER kicks off with a set of branded musical program excerpts from 1931 and 1936. There are live radio Latin rhythms by Leon Kellner and Prado Perez and a set of Friendly Five Footnotes featuring Freddy Rich’s Orchestra from 1932.

And the last hour of the show is a non-stop vinyl mix with fantastic stacks of hot plastic.

Check out the play list below and Julius Sumner Miller Phantom Dancer Video of the Week.

Can’t listen at 12 noon Sydney time (+11 GMT)?

Then you can hear the show archived after the broadcast at http://www.2ser.com. Click on Program Guide and then Phantom Dancer in the Tuesday column.

Your Phantom Dancer Video of the Week is Professor Julius Sumner Miller on the 1969 ABC TV Science series, Dramatic Demonstrations in Physics, Episode 12: The Strange Behaviour of Rolling Things. Enjoy!

Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show CRN #187

107.3 2SER Tuesday 1 December 2015
After the 2SER 12 noon news, 12:04 – 2:00pm (+10 hours GMT)National Program: 2RRR Gladesville Thurs 11am – 12, 2SER Sunday 2SER 5 – 6pm ArtSoundFM Canberra Sunday 7 – 8pm and early morning on other stations.

Set 1
Open + Goody Goody
Texaco Singers and Orchestra
‘Texaco Star Theatre’
WEAF NBC Red NY
31 Mar 1936
Love Is Like That/div>
Sapolin Speedsters
‘Sapolin Paint Program’
Radio Transcription
NY
1931
Open + All’s Well
Chevrolet Orchestra
‘Chevrolet Musical Moments’
Radio Transcription
NY
1936
Set 2
Do, Do, Do
Annette Hanshaw (voc) Irving Brodsky (p)
Comm Rec
NY
26 Nov 1926
I’ve Got A Right To Sing The Blues (Open) + Rampart Street Parade
Jack Teagarden All-Stars
Club Hangover
KCBS San Francisco
7 May 1955
Lady Be Good
Andre Previn (p)
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
7 Oct 1946
Set 3
Lullaby of Birdland (theme) + Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White
Erroll Garner (p – Theme) Perez Prado Orchestra
Birdland
WRCA NBC NY
24 Jul 1953
Whistle My Love
The Moonglows (voc) Sam The Man Taylor Big Band, Big Al Sears (ten sax)
‘Rock’n’Roll Dance Party’
Paramount Theatre
WCBS CBS NY
1957
Smiles Cha Cha
Leon Kellner Orchestra
‘Treasury Star Parade’
Blue Room
Hotel Roosevelt
WWL CBS New Orleans
1964
Set 4
You Gotta Accentuate The Positive
Frankie Masters Orchestra (voc) Frankie Masters, Phyllis Miles and The Girl Quartet
‘Spotlight Bands’
Cedar Rapids, Idaho
Blue Network
1945
Limehouse Blues
Glenn Miller Orchestra
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Pennsylvania
WJZ NBC Blue NY
23 Nov 1940
Jam Session + Goodbye (Close)
Benny Goodman Orchestra
Madhattan Room
Hotel Pennsylvania
WABC CBS NY
23 Oct 1937
Set 5
Theme + Darktown Strutters’ Ball
Benny Goodman Orchestra
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
21 Jul 1944
An Old Manuscript
Glen Gray and the Casa Loma Orchestra
Aircheck
Hotel New Yorker NY
1944
Adios
Claude Thornhill Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Marine Ballroom
Steel Pier
Atlantic City NJ
AFRS Re-broadcast
19 Jun 1956
Cirribirribin (theme) + Jump Sauce
Harry James Orchestra
Meadowbrook Gardens
Culver City Ca
KFI NBC LA
10 Jul 1946
Set 6
Zaz Zuh Zaz
Cab Calloway Orchestra (voc) CC
Comm Rec
New York
Nov 1933
Cotton Pickers’ Congregation
Russ Morgan Orchestra
Paradise Restaurant
WABC CBS NY
14 Oct 1938
Some Other Spring
Billie Holliday (voc) Billie Holliday Orchestra
Comm Rec
New York
1 Jul 1939
Deed I Do
Bunny Berrigan Orchestra
Aircheck
mid – 1939
Set 7
I’ve Got Five Dollars (theme) + Copenhagen
Freddy Rich Orchestra
‘Friendly Five Footnotes’
Radio Transcription
New York
1932
Sugar
Freddy Rich Orchestra
‘Friendly Five Footnotes’
Radio Transcription
New York
1932
Dixie Jamboree
Freddy Rich Orchestra
‘Friendly Five Footnotes’
Radio Transcription
New York
1932
Waiting For The Robert E Lee
Freddy Rich Orchestra
‘Friendly Five Footnotes’
Radio Transcription
New York
1932
Set 8
Salt Peanuts
Charlie Parker Quintet (voc) CP
‘Symphony Sid Show’
Royal Roost
WMCA NY
12 Feb 1949
The Duke
Dave Brubeck Quartet
Basin Street
WCBS CBS NY
Feb 1956
Flying Home
Lionel Hampton Orchestra
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Re-broadcast
3 Dec 1945

Phantom Dancer Special 31 Jan. 35 DJs In 35 Hours On 2SER Radio.


Good Morning Phantom Dancers,

Celebrating 35 years of 2SER Radio, 2SER presents 35 DJs in 35 hours with your Phantom Dancer on the air from 9 – 10am Saturday 31 Jan. Swing, jazz and musical curios from live 1920s-60s radio and TV.

HEAR the mix online NOW until 28 February at http://www.2ser.com.

Check out the play list below (there are some extras I played live, too, that are not on the play list)

This year, 2015, also marks 30 years of the Phantom Dancer on 2SER. Greg Poppleton is Australia’s longest-running swing DJ and broadcaster. The Phantom Dancer goes to air every week over 2SER and online, Tuesdays, 12 noon (+11 GMT).

And here’s a pic of your Phantom Dancer (that’s me, Greg Poppleton)…

The Phantom Dancer, Greg Poppleton on 107.3 2SER Radio
The Phantom Dancer, Greg Poppleton on 107.3 2SER Radio
Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Special 35 DJs in 35 Hours Show for 35 Years of 2SER.

2SER Saturday 31 Jan 2015
9 – 10am (+11 hours GMT)

Set 1
Rose Room (theme) + Take Me In Your Arms
Phil Harris Orchestra (voc) Lee Norton
Cocoanut Grove
Radio Transcription
TRANSCO LA
1934
Syncopated Love Song
Nathaniel Shilkret Orchestra
NBC
1935
I Don’t Mind Walking In The Rain
Philco Orchestra
‘Philco Hour’
WABC CBS NY
1930
Set 2
Indian Love Call
Charlie and his Orchestra
Radio Transcription
RRG Berlin
Mar 1941
Kissa Viekoon
Bruno Laakko ja Orkesta Lepakot (The Bats)
Comm Rec
Helsinki
1939
Goodbye Sha Sha
Bai Hung
Comm Rec
Pathe
Shanghai
1947
Set 3
Anything For You
Henry Red Allen All-Stars w Claude Hopkins (organ)
‘Bandstand USA’
WOR Mutual NY
11 Jan 1958
Any Old Time + Closing Ensemble
Eddie Condon Group (voc) Lee Wiley
‘Eddie Condon Jazz Concert’
Ritz Theatre
WJZ ABC Blue NY
24 Feb 1945
Set 4
Theme + Let’s Dance
Ray Anthony Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Statler NY
AFRS Re-broadcast
12 Dec 1950
I’m Gonna Love That Guy
Joan Edwards
‘Your Hit Parade’
AFRS Re-broadcast
Tzena, Tzena, Tzena + Close
Ralph Flanagan Orchestra (voc) Band
‘One Night Stand’
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Statler NY
AFRS Re-broadcast
28 Sep 1950
Set 5
Blues in Asia Minor
Stan Kenton Orchestra
Radio Transcription
Los Angeles
20 Sep 1941
Things Ain’t What They Used to Be
Duke Ellington Orchestra
Birdland
WNBC NBC NY
20 Nov 1942

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.

HEAR THE SHOW ONLINE TILL END OF DECEMBER AT 2SER.COM

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#132
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

Julius Sumner Miller Lesson 5. Phantom Dancer 30 Sep 2014


On The Phantom Dancer this Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014…

Hear swing and jazz from live 1920s-60s radio and TV by Dinah Washington, Count Basie, Chris Barber, Fats Waller and as many as we can fit into two hours of scintillating radio.

See the full play list below. HEAR THE SHOW ONLINE NOW. AVAILABLE UNTIL NOVEMBER.

This week, enjoy Part 5 in our 48 part series of ‘Demonstrations in Physics’ as your Phantom Dancer Video of the Week. Filmed at ABC Sydney in 1969, the always entertaining Professor Julius Sumner Miller uses toys to excite us about Momentum and Energy. Enjoy!

Play List – The Phantom Dancer 107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio Community Radio Network Show CRN#124
2SER Tuesday 30 September 2014 12 noon – 2:00pm (+10 hours GMT)
Set 1
Air Mail Special
Harry James Orchestra
Aircheck 1946
I’ve Got The Sun In The Morning
Hal McIntyre Orchestra (voc) Nancy Reed
‘One Night Stand’ Century Room Hotel Commodore New York AFRS Rebroadcast 15 May 1946
Run Rabbit Run
Glenn Miller Orchestra (voc) The Andrew Sisters
‘Chesterfield Show’ WABC CBS NY 13 Mar 1940
Set 2
 
 
La Rapide
Jean Ferret et son Sixtette
Comm Rec Paris 15 Dec 1943
Talk Of The Town
Stan Kenton Orchestra
‘Stars In Jazz’ Rustic Cabin NJ WNBC NBC NY 1952
Set 3
 
 
I Can’t Give You Anything But Love
Jazz All-Stars directed by Harry Sosnick
‘Guest Star’ New York 1951
I Found A New Baby
Ralph Sutton All-Stars
Club Hangover KCBS San Francisco 7 Sep 1954
Running Wild
Chris Barber Band
‘Traditional Jazz’ BBC Light Programme London 9 May 1955
Set 4
 
 
I Wanna Be Loved
Dinah Washington
‘Symphony Sid Show’ Birdland WJZ ABC NY 20 Jan 1951
Rhythm Man
Count Basie Orchestra
‘Jubilee’ AFRS Hollywood 2 Oct 1944
Moten Swing
Charlie Barnet Orchestra
Palladium Ballroom KFI NBC LA Nov 1959
Set 5
 
 
Flight Of The Jitterbug
Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra
Radio Transcription New York 1940
Johnny One Note
Hal Kemp Orchestra (voc) Skinnay Ennis
‘Chesterfield Show’ WABC CBS NY 1937
52nd Street
George Hall Orchestra (voc) Dolly Dawn
Radio Transcription New York 1937
Sheik Of Araby
Fats Waller
WEAF NBC Red NY 5 Jul 1938
Set 6
 
 
Sweethearts On Parade
Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians (voc) Carmen Lombardo
Comm Rec New York 4 Dec 1936
You Took The Words Right Out Of My Mouth / Kiss Me Again
Bunny Berrigan Orchestra
Paradise Restaurant WABC CBS NY 10 Apr 1938
On The Alamo
Duke Ellington Orchestra
‘Date With The Duke’ ABC Battle Creek, Michigan 2 Jun 1945
Basin Street Blues + Goodbye
Benny Goodman Orchestra
Palomar Ballroom KNX CBS LA 22 Aug 1935
Set 7
 
 
How Come
Jimmie Lunceford Orchestra
‘Jubilee’ AFRS Hollywood 1945
Victory Bells
Erskine Hawkins Orchestra
Savoy Ballroom Harlem WOR Mutual NY Jan 1945
King Porter Stomp
Tony Pastor Orchestra
Aircheck New York Jan 1945
Jumpin’ On The Merry-Go-Round + Hop, Skip, Jump (close)
Artie Shaw Orchestra
‘Spotlight Bands’ San Luis Obispo Ca ABC 26 Sep 1945
Set 8
 
 
Jimtown Blues
Ben Pollack Orchestra
Comm Rec New York 16 Sep 1936
Clarinet Marmalade + I Never Knew
Red Norvo Octet
‘Paul Whiteman Musical Varieties’ WJZ NBC Blue NY 8 Mar 1936
Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave to Me
Kay Kyser and his Band from the Carolines
Radio Transcription New York 12 Jun 1934