12 April Phantom Dancer Radio Swing – 1951 TV Stand-Up By Myron Cohen


The 12 April Phantom Dancer is, like every Tuesday and online, your non-stop mix with Greg Poppleton on 107.3 2SER of swing and jazz from live 1930s – 1950s radio and TV.

We kick off with a set of Big Band Latin on 1950s radio, and there’s a set of swing bands just from 1940s radio.

The final hour of the mix is all vinyl.

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The Phantom Dancer is also conveniently live-streamed as the show goes to air on Tuesdays 12 – 2pm (1 – 3am GMT), http://www.2ser.com.

After the Tuesday broadcast, you can then hear the show, and past Phantom Dancers archived, at 2ser.com/Phantom_Dancer as well. Scroll down for the show you want to hear.

Your Phantom Dancer Video of the Week is stand-up comedian Myron Cohen on 1951 TV. Enjoy!

Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show CRN #209

107.3 2SER Tuesday 12 April 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
1950s Big Band Radio Latin
Blue Tango
Ray Anthony Orchestra
Radio Transcription
Los Angeles
1954
Cha Cha
Vincent Lopez Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Grill Room
Hotel Taft NY
AFRTS
1959
Tequila
Ted Heath Orchestra (voc) Duncan Campbell
‘International Bandstand’
BBC London / NBC NY
2 Mar 1959
Set 2
The Heirs To The Glenn Miller Sound Live on Radio
Moonlight Serenade (theme) + Sun Valley Jump
Tex Beneke with the Glenn Miller Orchestra
Palladium Ballroom
KNX CBS LA
11 Sep 1946
Love is Wonderful
Ray McKinley Orchestra (voc) Teddy Norman
‘One Night Stand’
Century Room
Hotel Commodore NY
AFRS
1946
It Took Ten Days Blues + 7:42 + Close
Jerry Gray and his Band of Today
‘One Night Stand’
Palladium Ballroom LA
AFRTS
30 Oct 1959
Set 3
Women Singers on 1930-33 Radio
Sweet and Lovely (theme) + Any Corner is a Cosy Corner
Loyce Whiteman (voc) Gus Arnheim Orchestra
‘Cocoanut Grove’
Radio Transcription
Hollywood
1932
Lucky Me Loveable You
The Boswell Sisters
Radio Transcription
Hollywood
1930
Won’t You Stay To Tea
Ethel Chappet (voc) George Olsen’s Music
‘Lucky Strike Hour’
WEAF NBC Red NY
1 Dec 1932
Set 4
Jubilee Radio Show
Taking a Chance on Love
Ethel Waters
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
17 Jul 1945
Comedy
Nicodemus
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
17 Jul 1945
What’s You Hurry? + Blue ‘n’ Boogie (close)
Louis Armstrong Orchestra
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
Aug 1945
Set 5
1930s Sweet Bands on Radio
Ride Tenderfoot Ride
Dick Jurgens Orchestra (voc) Eddy Howard
Radio Transcription
Los Angeles
1938
Sweet Is The Word For You
Hal Kemp Orchestra (voc) Bob Allen
‘Chesterfield Show’
WABC CBS NY
1937
Way Back In 1939 AD
Gray Gordon and his Tic-Toc Rhythm (voc) Cliff Grass
Radio Transcription
New York
1939
I Love To Dance With You
Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians (voc) Carmen Lombardo and Chorus
‘Esso Boulevarde’
WABC CBS NY
7 Oct 1935
Set 6
Jazz Blues on 1940s Radio and TV
Blues + Riverboat Shuffle
Eddie Condon Group
‘Eddie Condon Floorshow’
WNBT NBC TV NY
9 Jul 1949
Diminuendo in Blue + Rocks in my Bed + Crescendo in Blue
Duke Ellington Orchestra (voc) Joya Sherrill
‘A Date With The Duke’
ABC
Toledo OH
9 Jun 1945
Set 7
Swing Bands Broadcasting in 1940
I’m Nobody’s Baby
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra (voc) Connie Haines
Aircheck
New York
10 Apr 1940
Reminiscing Time
Bob Crosby Orchestra
Blackhawk Restaurant
WGN Chicago
29 Apr 1940
Lila Lou
Fats Waller and his Rhythm
Panther Room
Hotel Sherman
WMAQ NBC Red Chicago
3 Dec 1940
Frenesi
Jack Teagarden Orchestra
Arcadia Ballroom
WEAF NBC Red NY
11 Dec 1940
Set 8
Modern Jazz on 1950s-60s Radio
Undecided (theme) + St Louis Blues
Charlie Shavers Quartet
London House
WBBM CBS Chicago
May 1962
Theme + Sweet Georgia Brown
Roy Eldridge Quintet
Cafe Bohemia
WOR Mutual NY
Mar 1957
In Your Own Sweet Way + Trolley Song
Dave Brubeck Quartet
Basin Street
WCBS CBS NY
Feb 1956

Julius Sumner Miller Vibrating Plates 36. Phantom Dancer Live Swing Jazz Radio Mix Tues 9 June 2015


The whole 2 hour non-stop swing jazz Phantom Dancer mix from live 1920s-60s radio and TV is now online at 2ser.com. Play list below…

Here’s the play list and your video of the week for your non-stop 2 hour Phantom Dancer swing and jazz mix – swing and jazz from live 1920s-60s radio presented by Greg Poppleton.

Program Notes:
1. 2SER News now precedes The Phantom Dancer every Tuesday from 12 – 12:03pm.
2. The Phantom Dancer is now repeated on 107.3 2SER Sundays 5-6pm.
3. You can also hear The Phantom Dancer 11am Thursdays in Sydney on 2RRR,
4. The Phantom Dancer is heard across Australia on The Community Radio Network including 8CCC Alice Springs, 4NAG Yeppoon and 7RGY Geeveston,
5. The Phantom Dancer is streamed live around the world on http://www.2ser.com.,
6. Go to http://www.2ser.com., click Program Guide then Phantom Dancer for your archive of past shows,
7. Program notes are posted every 10 minutes during the show on 2SER Twitter and GregPoppleton Twitter.

Today’s Tuesday 9 June play list, which you can read in full below, includes a set of live radio 1930s swing including an excerpt from Benny Goodman‘s groundbreaking ‘Let’s Dance’ program, a set of 1940s radio ballads, live Charlie Parker, Ben Webster, Billy Eckstine and more.

Your Phantom Dancer Video of the Week is Julius Sumner Miller giving Dramatic Demonstrations in Physics on the matter of Vibrating Rods and Plates . This is program 36, recorded at ABC-TV in Sydney in 1969. Enjoy…

Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show CRN #161

2SER Tuesday 9 June 2015
12 noon – 2:00pm (+10 hours GMT)

Set 1
Night and Day
Ted Heath Orchestra
‘International Bandstand’
NBC / BBC London
2 Mar 1959
What’s New?
Clifford Brown (tp) Max Roach (d) Quintet
Basin Street
WCBS CBS NY
6 May 1956
Open House
Arnett Cobb
‘Stars in Jazz’
Birdland
WNBC NBC NY
3 Jul 1952
Set 2
Song of India
Paul Whiteman Orchestra
Comm Rec
New York
25 Apr 1929
1964
Medley
Colonial Club Orchestra
‘Brunswick Brevities’
Radio Transcription
9 Nov 1929
Crazy Rhythm
The Rondoliers
‘Nehi Program’
Radio Transcription
19 May 1932
Set 3
When Your Lover Has Gone
Eddie Condon Group
‘Eddie Condon Town Hall Jazz Concert’
WJZ Blue NY
17 Mar 1945
Open (Tin Roof Blues) + That’s A’Plenty
Pee Wee Erwin and his Dixieland 6
‘One Night Stand’
Nick’s Restaurant
AFRS Re-broadcast
14 Dec 1950
Lady Be Good + Sweet Georgia Brown
Tiny Crump ℗ Kid Ory’s Creole Jazz Band
Club Hangover
KCBS San Francisco
23 Oct 1954
Set 4
Ediket Song
Bob Dyer (voc) and the Mountain Men
Comm Rec
Sydney
5 Sep 1940
I Won’t Dance
Freddy Rich Orchestra
‘Your Hit Parade’
WEAF NBC Red New York
21 Oct 1936
Ad + Wolverine Blues + Study in Brown (Close)
Larry Clinton Orchestra
‘RCA Victor Campus Club’
Glen Island Casino
WEAF NBC Red NY
2 Jul 1938
Set 5
A Minor Breakdown
Cab Calloway Orchestra
Comm Rec
New York
10 May 1937
Let’s Dance (theme) + The Object Of My Affection
Benny Goodman Orchestra (voc) Buddy Clark
‘Let’s Dance’
WEAF NBC Red NY
1 Dec 1934
Theme (When Summer is Gone) + Until The Real Thing Comes Along
Hal Kemp Orchestra (voc) Skinnay Ennis
‘Lady Esther Serenade’
WJZ NBC Blue NY
26 Aug 1936
I’m Slappin’ On Seventh Avenue + Lost in Meditation
Duke Eligton Orchestra
Cotton Club
WABC CBS NY
22 May 1938
Set 6
Quaker City Jazz
Jan Savitt Orchestra
Arcadia Restaurant
KYW NBC Red Philadelphia
2 Dec 1938
‘Deed I Do
Tony Pastor Orchestra (voc) TP
Aircheck
New York
Nov 1942
Limehouse Blues
Glenn Miller Orchestra
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Pennsylvania
WJZ NBC Blue NY
6 Nov 1940
Mr Coed
Harry James Orchestra
Palladium Ballroom
KNX CBS LA
1946
Set 7
It All Comes Back To Me Now
Sterling Young Orchestra (voc) Alan Simms
Radio Transcription
Chicago
1940
Everything Happens To Me
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra (voc) Frank Sinatra
Meadowbrook Ballroom
Cedar Grove NY
WABC CBS NY
11 Feb 1941/div>
Shoo Shoo Baby
Charlie Spivak Orchestra (voc) Irene Day
Aircheck
New York
1944
I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues (theme) + Basin Street Blues
Jack Teagarden (tb) Benny Goodman Orchestra
‘Camel Caravan’
WABC CBS NY
31 Jan 1939
Set 8
BeBop
Charlie Parker Quintet
‘Symphony Sid Show’
Royal Roost
WMCA NY
12 Feb 1949
Interview
Gerard Hoffnung and Charles Richardson
‘Saturday Night on the Light’
BBC Light Programme
London
1955
Cotton Tail
Ben Webster Quintet
Aircheck
1962
Love Me or Leave Me + One O’Clock Jump (theme)
Billy Eckstine Orchestra
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
Feb 1945

Phantom Dancer 25 Nov 2014 and the Strange Behaviour Of Rolling Things. Julius Sumner Miller #12


If you add the digits 2-5-1-1-1-4 which makes up the date for today’s Phantom Dancer, 25 November 2014, you get 14, which of course is this year.

CLICK ON THIS LINK AND YOU’LL HEAR THE WHOLE SHOW ONLINE TILL JANUARY

And 14 is a number with no other consequence for today’s Phantom Dancer show, 12 noon, 107.3 2SER Sydney. (Also heard online at http://www.2ser.com where you’ll also find an archive of past shows, just follow the Phantom Dancer links at Program Guide.)

But of consequence will be swing and jazz from live 1920s – 1960s radio and TV by Lionel Hampton, Bob Effros, Earl ‘Fatha’ Hines, Artie Shaw, a set of Eddie Condon and more. See the full play list below.

Your Phantom Dancer Video of the Week is program 12 in the series ‘Demonstrations in Physics’ with Professor Julius Sumner Miller and made at ABC TV in Sydney in 1969. The series was telecast in Australia as ‘Why Is It So?’ This week, the Professor demonstrates the strange physics of rolling things.

Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show CRN#133
2SER Tuesday 25 November 2014
12 noon – 2:00pm (+11 hours GMT)
Set 1
I Haven’t Heard A Word From Baby
Frank Coughlan Orchestra (voc) FC
Comm Rec
Sydney
6 Feb 1956
Open + St Louis Blues Boogie
Earl ‘Fatha’ Hines
Club Hangover
KCBS CBS San Francisco
30 Jan 1954
Rockin’ In Rhythm
Ray Anthony Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Statler NY
AFRS Re-broadcast
11 Jan 1952
Set 2
 
 
They Say It’s Wonderful
Frank Sinatra
Breakdown Session
Hollywood
10 Mar 1946
Open + You Do Something To Me
Paul Weston Orchestra
‘Let’s Go To Town’
Radio Transcription
Hollywood
1954
Debussy’s Danse Profane + Close
Dave Rose Orchestra
‘California Melodies’
KHJ Mutual – Don Lees
Los Angeles
4 Jul 1942
Set 3
 
 
Instrumnental
Lionel Hampton Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Aquarium Restaurant NY
AFRS Re-broadcast
1949
The Fatha Jump
Earl ‘Fatha’ Hines
‘Yank Swing Sessions’
AFRS Hollywood
1944
Honeysuckle Rose
Duke Ellington Orchestra
‘A Date With The Duke’
AFRS Re-broadcast
1945
Set 4
 
 
That’s You, Baby
Annette Hanshaw (voc) with Bob Effros (tp) Benny Goodman (as)
Comm Rec
New York
5 Apr 1929
Tin Ear
The Philco Orchestra (tp) Bob Effros
‘The Philco Hour’
Radio Transcription NY
1930
Here Comes A Lady
Phil Harris Orchestra (voc) The Three Ambassadors
Cocoanut Grove
TRANSCO
Radio Transcription
Hollywood
1933
Set 5
 
 
Got A Bran’ New Suit
Paul Whiteman Orchestra (tb) Jack Teagarden
‘Musical Varieties’
WJZ NBC Blue NY
19 Jan 1936
What A Little Moonlight Can Do
Benny Goodman Orchestra (voc) Helen Ward
Palomar Ballroom
KFI NBC LA
22 Aug 1935
Lost
Isham Jones Orchestra
WOR Mutual NY
6 Mar 1936
Shuffle Off To Buffalo
Hal Kemp Orchestra (voc) Skinnay Ennis
‘Lavena Program’
Radio Transcription
New York
1934
Set 6
 
 
Satan Takes The Rhumba
Erskine Hawkins Orchestra
Comm Rec
New York
2 Oct 1939
Softly As In A Morning Sunrise
Artie Shaw Orchestra
Blue Room
Hotel Lincoln
WEAF NBC Red NY
2 Dec 1938
Who’s Got The Ball?
Harry James Orchestra
The Click
WFIL ABC Philadelphia
23 Dec 1947
Sing Sing Sing
Benny Goodman Orchestra
‘Camel Caravan’
WABC CBS NY
11 Apr 1939
Set 7
 
 
How Strange
Chuck Foster Orchestra (voc) Dorothy Brandon
Radio Transcription
New York
1939
Linda
Blue Barron Orchestra (voc) Charlie Fisher
Green Room
Hotel Edison
WOR Mutual NY
1947
The Man I Love
Del Courtney Orchestra
Rainbow Room
New Kenmore Hotel
Albany NY
31 Oct 1939
Sophisticated Lady
Les Brown Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Pennsylvania NY
AFRS Re-broadcast
28 Dec 1945
Set 8
 
 
Avalon
Eddie Condon Group
‘Eddie Condon Town Hall Jazz Concert’
Town Hall
WJZ NBC Blue NY
1944
It’s The Talk Of The Town
Eddie Condon Group (voc) Red McKenzie
‘Eddie Condon Town Hall Jazz Concert’
Ritz Theatre
WJZ NBC Blue NY
27 Jan 1945
Jazz Me Blues
Eddie Condon Group
‘Eddie Condon Town Hall Jazz Concert’
Town Hall
WJZ NBC Blue NY
22 Jul 1944