The Disc Derby

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.


10011. The Disc Derby. January 26, 1955. CBS net. Sustaining. A contest to see whose tune is picked, "record of the week." Archie Bleyer Trio, Betty Madigan, Bob Merrill, Fred Robbins (announcer), The Norman Paris Trio, The Four Lads. 55 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10012. The Disc Derby. January 28, 1955. CBS net. An audition recording. Paul Smith and His Orchestra, Ross Bagdasarian, Doris Day, Jack Smith (host), The Hi-Lo's, Susan Hayward. 55 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10013. The Disc Derby. April 26, 1955. CBS net. Sustaining. Announced as the first show of the series. An interesting show, pleasant listening. Lena Horne wins the contest. Fred Robbins (announcer), Lena Horne, The Norman Paris Trio, Perez Prado, Herman Diaz (of RCA records, interpreter for Prado), The McGuire Sisters, Lou Melamin (? producer, director), Bern Bennett (announcer). 29:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10014. The Disc Derby. June 3, 1955. CBS net. Sustaining. Eddie Fontaine, Fred Robbins (announcer), The Norman Paris Trio, Richard Hayman, Robert Deeney, Robin Hood. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 4 programs.