Pete Kelly's Blues

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

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


30806. Pete Kelly's Blues. July 11, 1951. Program #9. NBC net. Sustaining. The show features authentic sounding 20's jazz. A gangster's moll named Veda Brant is going to marry Pete Kelly, or else! Good radio. Dick Cathcart (cornet), Jack Webb, Joe Eisinger (writer), Matty Matlock (scoring). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

97924. Pete Kelly's Blues. July 25, 1951. NBC net. Sustaining. This recording might be an AFRS rebroadcast. "Kansas City is no place to get off a train, unless you're a sack of mail!" An altar boy named "Little Jake" has been shot in a church. What's in the sealed envelope that's been forced onto Pete? Radio doesn't get much better than this! Jack Webb, George Fenneman (nnouncer), Dick Cathcart (cornet), James Moser (writer), William Conrad, Matty Matlock (scoring, clarinet), Nick Fatool (drums), Ray Sherman (piano), George Van Eps (guitar), Jud DeMott (? bass), Moe Schneider (trombone). 28:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

50917. Pete Kelly's Blues. August 22, 1951. Program #7. NBC net. Sustaining. Dutch Courtney has been murdered. Gus Trudeau goes on the lam from Courtney's men and the cops. The first tune is, "Sensation Rag." Another recording of this program has a different cast and begins with, "Jazz Me Blues." Dick Cathcart (cornet), Jack Webb, James Moser (writer), Matty Matlock, Richard Breen (creator), Matty Matlock (scoring), Richard Green (creator). 29:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

50919. Pete Kelly's Blues. September 5, 1951. Program #8. NBC net. Sustaining. Zelda wants Pete to get a phonograph record back from Matty Wynn. Why does she want the recording of "June Night" so badly? Dick Cathcart (cornet), Jack Webb, Joe Eisinger (writer), Matty Matlock. 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

50918. Pete Kelly's Blues. September 12, 1951. Program #13. NBC net. Sustaining. Dr. Jonathan Budd is on the run from "The Dutchman," who plans to kill him. Pete Kelly tries to help. Good radio. Dick Cathcart (cornet), Jack Webb, Joe Eisinger (writer), Matty Matlock. 29:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10708. Pete Kelly's Blues. September 19, 1951. Program #12. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. June Gould's mother has arrived in Kansas City looking for her, and asks Pete to help. Good radio. Arthur Hamilton (composer), Dick Cathcart (cornet), George Van Eps (guitar), Jack Webb, Jed Demott (? bass), Joe Eisinger (writer), Matty Matlock, Moe Schneider (trombone), Nick Fatool (drums), Ray Sherman (piano). 30:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

34594. Pete Kelly's Blues. February 1955. Film sound track. Janet Leigh, Jack Webb, Peggy Lee, Ella Fitzgerald, Dick Cathcart. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpts.

93960. Pete Kelly's Blues. February 8, 1955. NBC net. A promotional program about the film, which is about to be released. The first tune is, "Smiles." Jack Webb, Nick Fatool, Moe Schneider, Peggy Lee, Ella Fitzgerald, Dick Cathcart, Ray Heindorf, George Voutsas (director), Don Pardo (anouncer), Matty Matlock, Eddie Miller, Nick Fatool, George Van Eps, Ray Sherman, Jud DeNaught. 24:28. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

Report contains 8 programs.