Julius Sumner Miller 38 ‘Electrostatic Phenomena’. Phantom Dancer 2 Hour Radio Swing Jazz Mix 2SER 23 June.


Greetings Phantom Dancers,

Here is your Phantom Dancer play list for Tuesday 23 June 107.3 2SER Sydney 12noon – 2pm and online at http://www.2ser.com

You can now hear the show online at 2ser.com

On this week’s 2 hour non-stop mix of swing and jazz from live 1920s – 1960s radio you’ll hear swing band sets from live 1930s and 1940s radio, live radio bop, live early radio dance bands, and a smattering of 1930s – 40s commercial recordings by Alice Smith (Australia) and Bai Hung (China).

Your Phantom Dancer Video of the Week is Julius Sumner Miller giving Dramatic Demonstrations in Physics on the matter of Electrostatic Phenomena. This is program 38, 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 #163

2SER Tuesday 23 June 2015
After the 2SER 12 noon news, 12:03 – 2:00pm (+10 hours GMT)
(2SER repeat Sundays 5-6pm)

Set 1
Trocadero Promotion
Frank Coughlan Orchestra
Radio Transcription
Sydney
Apr 1936
You Are The Spring Breeze
Bai Hung
Comm Rec
Pathe, Shanghai
1948
Waltzing Matilda
116th Rhythm Ensemble
(voc) Ron Williams
Aircheck
Sydney
1943
Set 2
Instrumental
Ray McKinley Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Century Room
Hotel Commodore
New York
AFRS Re-broadcast
1946
Artistry in Rhythm (open) + I Know That You Know
Stan Kenton Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Pennsylvania
New York
AFRS Re-broadcast
27 Sep 1945
Study in Blue
Larry Clinton Orchestra
Coconut Grove
Hotel Park Central
WEAF NBC Red NY
7 Jul 1939
Set 3
Happy Feet
Paul Whiteman Orchestra (voc) Rhythm Boys (Bing Crosby / Al Rinker / Harry Barris) (vln) Joe Venuti
‘Comm Rec’
Hollywood
10 Feb 1930
Thou Swell
Philco Orchestra
‘The Philco Hour’
WABC CBS NY
1931
Ballin’ The Jack
Henry Levine Dixieland Octet
‘Chamber Music Society of Lower Basin Street’
Radio City
WJZ NBC Blue NY
18 Aug 1941
Set 4
Colorado Sunset
Jim Davidson and his ABC Dance Orchestra (voc) Alice Smith
Comm Rec
Sydney
14 Mar 1939
Open (Lullaby of Birdland) + Love For Sale
Erroll Garner Trio
‘The All-Star Parade of Bands’
Birdland
WRCA NBC NY
24 Jul 53
Mean To Me
Sarah Vaughan
‘Stars in Jazz’
Birdland
WRCA NBC NY
21 Apr 1952
Set 5
My First Impression Of You
Teddy Wilson Orchestra
Comm Rec
New York
17 Dec 1937
Solitude
Benny Goodman Orchestra (voc) Helen Ward
‘Let’s Dance’
Radio City
WEAF NBC Red Ny
9 Mar 1935
A Fine Romance
Hal Kemp Orchestra (voc) Skinnay Ennis
‘R.H. Macy Morning Show’
Oct 1935
Tears From My Inkwell
Jack Teagarden Orchestra (voc) Linda Keene
‘Young Man With A Band’
WABC CBS NY
Nov 1939
Set 6
Chatanooga Choo Choo
Jan Savitt Orchestra
Comm Rec
Chicago
6 Aug 1941
Dancing Room Only
Tony Pastor Orchestra
Aircheck
New York City
1945
Cirribirribin (Open) + Joe Blow
Harry James Orchestra
Palladium Ballroom
KNX CBS LA
1945
Oh So Good
Glenn Miller Orchestrs
‘Chesterfield Show’
WABC CBS NY
23 Jun 1942
Set 7
It Had To Be You
Sterling Young Orchestra (voc) Bobby Ennis
Radio Transcription
Chicago
1939
Snootie Little Cutie
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra (voc) Frank Sinatra and The Pied Pipers (incl Jo Stafford)
‘Tommy Dorsey Show’
Capitol Theatre
Washington DC
Aircheck
18 Aug 1942
My Baby Said Yes
Charlie Spivak Orchestra (voc) Irene Daye
‘One Night Stand’
Century Room
Hotel Commodore NY
AFRS Re-broadcast
25 Feb 1945
In A Mizz
Duke Ellington Orchestra (voc) Ivie Anderson
Ritz-Carlton Hotel
WNAC NBC Red Boston
26 Jul 1939
Set 8
Slow Boat To China
Charlie Parker Quintet
‘Symphony Sid Show’
Royal Roost
WMCA NY
26 Feb 1949
Interview
Gerard Hoffnung and Charles Richardson
‘Saturday Night on the Light’
BBC Light Program
London
1955
Blue and Boogie (theme) + Together
Billy Eckstine Orchestra (voc) BE
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
Feb 1945
Nearness of You
Ben Webster Quartet
Aircheck
May 1962

Phantom Dancer Swing Mix 24 Feb 2015. Julius Sumner Miller Video 23 – Convection


Harps, Phantom Dancers!

Yes, there’re jazz harps on today’s Phantom Dancer, a 2 hour swing, jazz and dance mix from live 1930s – 60s radio and TV (listen online at http://www.2ser.com) for you every Tuesday, presented by Greg Poppleton.

HEAR THE SHOW ONLINE AT 2SER FOR NEXT 4 WEEKS

Still from Broadway Melody of 1936 featuring old NYC radio station callsign WHN.

Still from Broadway Melody of 1936 featuring old NYC radio station callsign WHN.

 

Well two harps. But both associated with new music. Live from Shep Fields in 1943 and Oscar Pettiford in 1957. See the play list for lots more live otr goodies including brackets of early 1929-31 radio bands, Glenn Miller, hot swing, dixie and modernists.

As this week’s Phantom Dancer Video of the Week, recorded at ABC-TV in Sydney in 1969, Julius Sumner Miller investigates the Heat Energy Transfer By Convection. Enjoy!

Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show CRN#146

2SER Tuesday 24 Feb 2015
12 noon – 2:00pm (+11 hours GMT)

Set 1
Moonlight Serenade (theme) + Little Brown Jug
Glenn Miller Orchestra
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Pennsylvania
WJZ NBC Blue NY
23 Nov 1940
Tiger Rag
Glenn Miller Orchestra
Meadowbrook Ballroom
Cedar Grove NJ
WJZ NBC Blue NY
5 Dec 1939
Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead
Glenn Miller Orchestra (voc) Marion Hutton
Glen Island Casino
New Rochelle NY
WEAF NBC Red NY
10 Aug 1939
Set 2
Open + Running Wild
Paul Lavalle Woodwinds
‘Chamber Music Society of Lower Basin Street’
WJZ NBC Blue NY
19 Nov 1941
St Louis Blues
Sidney Bechet
‘Chamber Music Society of Lower Basin Street’
WJZ NBC Blue NY
28 Jul 1940
Aunt Hagar’s Children Blues + Basin St Blues (theme)
Henry Levine Dixieland Octet
‘Chamber Music Society of Lower Basin Street’
WJZ NBC Blue NY
16 Jun 1940
Set 3
Easy To Remember
Billie Holiday
‘Art Ford Jazz Party’
WNTA TV NY
18 Jul 1958
Magic Is The Moonlight
Lena Romay
‘Personal Album’
AFRS Hollywood
1945
Suddenly It’s Spring
Glen Gray and the Casa Lona Orchestra (voc) Eugenie Baird
‘One Night Stand’
Tune Town Ballroom
St Louis
AFRS re-broadcast
5 Apr 1944
You’re The Cream In My Coffee + I Know That You Know
Nat King Cole Trio
‘King Cole Trio Time’
Cincinnati
AFRS re-broadcast
6 Dec 1947
Set 4
No Love no Nothing
Shep Fields New Music (voc) Meredith Blake
‘One Night Stand’
AFRS re-broadcast
1943
Blue Moon
Stan Kenton Orchestra (featuring) Lee Konitz (as)
‘Concert Encores’
NBC
30 Sep 1952
Redskin Rhumba (theme) + Skyliner
Charlie Barnet Orchestra
Palladium Ballroom
KFI NBC LA
12 Sep 1959
Set 5
Mr Basie Goes To Washington
Raymond Scott Orchestra
Aircheck
New York
28 Apr 1944
The Elk’s Parade
Bobby Sherwood Orchestra
Aircheck
Terrace Room NJ
17 Feb 1945
Let’s Blow
Buddy Rich Orchestra
Palladium Ballroom
KNX CBS LA
27 Mar 1946
A Night In Tunisia
Boyd Raeburn Orchestra
Palace Hotel
KQW CBS San Francisco
19 Jul 1945
Set 6
Reaching For The Moon
Sam Lanin Orchestra (voc) Scrappy Lambert
Hit of the Week Records
New York
Mar 1931
Turn On The Heat (theme) + Strike Up The Band + Alexander’s Ragtime Band
Red Nichols Orchestra (voc) Dick Robertson
‘Heat’
New York
3 Aug 1930
You’re The Cream In My Coffee
Ray Miller Orchestra
‘Sunny Meadows’
Chicago
18 Jan 1929
You Said It
Earl Burtnett Orchestra
Radio Transcription
Los Angeles
1931
Set 7
History of Music
Horace Heidt Orchestra (narr.) HH
Radio Transcription
Los Angeles
1943
Henry Busse Orchestra
Palace Hotel
KQW CBS San Francisco
28 Dec 1944
The Little Man Who Wasn’t There
Johnny Messner Orchestra
Radio Transcription
New York
1939
Copenhagen + Close
Artie Shaw Orchestra
Blue Room
Hotel Lincoln
WEAF NBC Red NY
25 Nov 1938
Set 8
Confirmation
Ben Webster
Concert
1962
Undecided (theme) + Pennies From Heaven
Charlie Shavers Quartet
London House
WBBM CBS Chicago
May 1962
Two French Fries
Oscar Pettiford
Birdland
WABC ABC NY
26 May 1957
Lover Come Back To Me
Stan Getz
Basin Street
WRCA NBC NY
1956

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

27 Jan Phantom Dancer. Julius Sumner Miller – Thermal Expansion of Stuff – Gases, Liquids


Listener Jayme Harpring’s mum, Eleanor Russell, sings over CBS from The Edgewater, Madison Wi, with Jimmy Dorsey’s Orchestra on this Tuesday’s Phantom Dancer.

LISTEN ONLINE at 2SER UNTIL END of FEBRUARY

And, as always, there’s lots of swing, jazz and dance for you from live 1920s – 60s radio and TV (listen online at http://www.2ser.com), including Lionel Hampton, Duke Ellington, Abe Lyman and many more presented by your Phantom Dancer, Greg Poppleton. See the play list.

As this week’s Phantom Dancer Video of the Week, recorded at ABC-TV in Sydney in 1969, Julius Sumner Miller investigates Thermal Expansion of Stuff – Gases, Liquids. Enjoy!

Play List – The Phantom Dancer
107.3 2SER-FM Sydney, Live Stream, Digital Radio
Community Radio Network Show CRN#142

2SER Tuesday 27 Jan 2015
12 noon – 2:00pm (+11 hours GMT)

Set 1
Non Hai Piu La Veste a Fiori Blu
Pippo Bazizza Orchestra (voc) Alberto Rabiagliati and Il Quartetto Vocale Hot
Comm Rec
Turin
1946
Adam Blows His Hat
Lionel Hampton Orchestra
‘One Night Stand’
Aquarium Restaurant NY
AFRS re-broadcast
1946
Go Away Blues / Solid Old Man / Poco
Duke Ellington Orchestra (voc) Joya Sherrill
‘A Date With The Duke’
AFRS re-broadcast
1945
Set 2
Don’t Worry ‘Bout Me
Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra (voc) Eleanor Russell
Starlite Roof
The Edgewater
Madison Wi
4 Aug 1952
Oh What A Beautiful Morning
Bing Crosby and Trudy Erwin (voc) John Scott Trotter Orchestra
‘Kraft Music Hall’
KFI NBC LA
16 Dec 1943
Be Anything, But Darling, Be Mine
Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra (voc) Eleanor Russell
Starlite Roof
The Edgewater
Madison Wi
4 Aug 1952
Set 3
Ace In The Hole
Abe Lyman Orchestra
Comm Rec
New York
22 Jun 1926
Open + Parade Of The Blues
Boswell Sisters
Continental Broadcasting System,
Los Angeles
1930
Medley: Pagan Love Song / You Were Meant For Me / Just You Just Me / Singin’ In The Rain
Colonial Club Orchestra
‘Brunswick Brevities’
New York
1929
Set 4
Manhattan Minuet
Raymond Scott Quintet
Comm Rec
New York
28 Jul 1939
Love Of My Life
Art Kassel Orchestra (voc) Harvey Crawford
Blackhawk Restaurant
WGN Chicago
1949
Home On The Range
Abe Lyman Orchestra
‘Waltz Time’
AFRS re-broadcast
1944
Set 5
Heat Wave
Eliot Lawrence Orchestra
Palladium Ballroom
KNX CBS Los Angeles
2 Dec 1947
Great Moments
Buddy Rich Orchestra
Aircheck
Los Angeles
Mar 1946
Mister Pastor Goes To Town
Tony Pastor Orchestra
Aircheck
New York
Feb 1942
Wham + For Dancers Only
Jimmie Lunceford Orchestra
‘Jubilee’
AFRS Hollywood
1942
Set 6
At Your Command
Fred Rich Orchestra (voc) Bunny Berrigan
Comm Rec
New York
15 Jun 1931
Fine and Dandy
Anson Weeks Orchestra (voc) The Rhythmsters Trio
Radio Transcription
Hotel Mark Hopkins
San Francisco
1932
Ad + Doin’ The Uptown Lowdown
Hal Kemp Orchestra
‘Lavena’
Radio Transcription
New York
1934
Love Is Just Around The Corner + When Day Is Done (theme)
Henry Busse Orchestra (voc) Marion Holmes
Radio Transcription
Los Angeles
1935
Set 7
Ellington Medley
Duke Ellington (p) Tommy Dorsey (tb) Jimmy Dorsey  (cl)  Lee Castle (tp) Buddy Rich (d) Stage Show Orchestra
‘Stage Show’
WCBS TV NY
1 Jan 1955
Once In A While
Dorsey Brothers Orchestra (voc) Helen Forrest
Cafe Rouge
Hotel Statler
WRCA NBC NY
Dec 1955
Once In A While
Sarah Vaughan (voc) Jimmy Jones (p)
‘Jazz Club USA’
Carnegie Hall
Voice of America NY
25 Dec 1949
Lover Come Back To Me
Billie Holliday (voc)
Storeyville
Copley Square Hotel
WMEX Boston
Apr 1959
Set 8
Cafunga
Brughera (voc)
Comm Rec
Paris
1936
Perfidia
Fats Waller
Panther Room
Hotel Sherman
WMAQ NBC Red Chicago
3 Dec 1940
Cuban Holiday
Woody Herman Herd
Blue Room
Hotel Roosevelt
WWL CBS New Orleans
10 Nov 1951
Moonlight Fiesta
Harry James and his New Jazz Band (Juan Tizol vtb))
Blue Room
Hotel Roosevelt
WWL CBS New Orleans
1951

Two New Phantom Dancer Shows Online Now


Phantom Dancer shows from 6 & 20 May are now streaming online for you to hear any time at 2ser.com/Phantom Dancer

Happy Listening!
Greg

Greg Poppleton is a swing radio broadcaster. He is Sydney's only authentic 1920s - 1930s singer. Check out his Bakelite Broadcaster Band and Lounge Bar Lotharios 1920s Orchestra.

Greg Poppleton is a swing radio broadcaster. He is Sydney’s only authentic 1920s – 1930s singer. Check out his Bakelite Broadcaster Band and Lounge Bar Lotharios 1920s Orchestra.