Cab Calloway 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.


728. Cab Calloway and His Orchestra. July 27, 1940. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from the Meadowbrook, Cedar Grove, New Jersey. The first tune is, "Limehouse Blues." Cab Calloway and His Orchestra. 29:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

815. Cab Calloway and His Orchestra. June 11, 1945. NBC net. Sustaining. Band remote from The Cafe Zanzibar, New York City. Cab Calloway and His Orchestra. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40284. Cab Calloway and His Orchestra. August 14, 1945. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from the Cafe Zanzibar, New York City. The first tune is "Cruisin' With Cab." Cab Calloway and His Orchestra, Cab Calloway (vocal), Dorothy Salter (vocal). 28:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

2345. Cab Calloway and His Orchestra. August 14, 1945. Mutual net. Sustaining. 1:30 A.M. (Eastern War Time). The program reports with late news from Japan: the Japanese will start to eat tea, rather than drink it. A band remote from The Zanzibar Cafe in New York. A fascinating show as the first news of Japan's surrender is announced during the broadcast. Much confusion is heard behind the newscaster as he breathlessly reads the bulletins. The first tune is, "Foo A Little Ballyhoo." Cab Calloway and His Orchestra, Frank Waldecker (news bulletins). 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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