Bob Crosby and His Orchestra

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


73724. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra. March 2, 1937. NBC net, WMAQ, Chicago aircheck. Sustaining. 11:00 P. M. A band remote from The Congress Casino, The Congress Hotel, Chicago. The first tune is, "Sugar Foot Strut." During the first tune and closing theme, the announcer reads a brief commercial for the Congress Hotel over the music! A great show, the band is at it best. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra, Kay Weber (vocal), Yank Lawson, Zeke Zarchy, Ward Smith, Ward Silloway, Matty Matlock, Noni Bernardi, Eddie Miller, Gil Rodin, Eddie Bergman, Bob Zurke, Nappy Lamare, Ray Bauduc. 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73725. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra. April 18, 1937. Red net, WMAQ, Chicago aircheck. Sustaining. 2:00 P. M. A "Swing Concert" from The Congress Casino of The Congress Hotel, Chicago. A benefit performance for former Crosby band pianist Joe Sullivan (who, the announcer assures us, is listening in). Although they never mention why Joe needed a benefit, he is known known to have had tuberculosis at this time. "The South Rampart Street Parade" never sounded better! The show runs long and is cut off by the NBC chinmes. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra, Norman Barry (announcer), Yank Lawson, Zeke Zarchy, Ward Smith, Ward Silloway, Matty Matlock, Noni Bernardi, Eddie Miller, Gil Rodin, Bob Zurke, Nappy Lamare, Ray Bauduc. 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

34527. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra. 1938. Film sound track. The first tune is, "How'dja Like To Love Me?" The first 8:41 only. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra, Kay Weber (vocal), Bob Crosby. 8:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

40621. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra. April 29, 1940. Mutual net, WGN, Chicago origination. Sustaining. Band remote from The Blackhawk Restaurant, Chicago. First tune, "Boogie Woogie Maxixe." "The Bobcats" play "Jazz Me Blues." Billy Butterfield, Bob Crosby, Bob Crosby and His Orchestra, Irving Fazola, Jess Stacy, Marion Mann (vocal), Nappy Lamare. 28:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

35578. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra. Program #P-186. Standard Program Library. 1. Until I Live Again (vocal-Gloria DeHaven) 2. The Shrine Of St. Cecilia (vocal-Bob Crosby) 3. Black Zephyr 4. Two Timin' Gal (vocal-Bob Crosby) 5. Blue Surreal 6. Fighting Sons Of The Navy Blue (vocal-Bob Crosby) 7. It's Just a Mile From Treasure Isle (vocal-Gloria DeHaven) 8. Marcheta 9. The Light Of My Life (vocal-Bob Crosby) 10. Hey Mabel (vocal-Bob Crosby) Bob Crosby and His Orchestra, Bob Crosby (vocals), Gloria De Haven (vocals). 27:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

34704. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra. Program #Z-236. Standard Program Library. Five selections, one side of the transcription only. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra. 14 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

28347. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra. Program #X-335. Standard Program Library. Ten selections. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra, Charlie Teagarden, Jack Teagarden, Matty Matlock, Stanley Wrightsman, Nick Fatool. 25 minutes total. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

28345. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra. Program #X-231. Standard Program Library. Nine selections. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra, Dottie O'Brien. 24 minutes total. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

28343. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra. Program #X-228. Standard Program Library. Ten selections. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra, Dottie O'Brien. 27 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

28344. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra. Program #X-229. Standard Program Library. The transcription includes Crosby's theme. Nine selections. Bob Crosby and His Orchestra, Dottie O'Brien (vocal). 26 minutes total. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

Report contains 10 programs.