Shellac Stack No. 209 chops wood with Nat Gonella and does the “Voom Voom” and the “Toodle-Oo” with Claude Bolling. We hear from the Firehouse Five Plus Two, Frank Ferera and Helen Louise, Billy Muray, Irving Mills, Emil Velazco, Annette Hanshaw, the Georgetown Cotton Pickers, and more in this tuneful hour. To support the Shellac Stack on Patreon, please visit: patreon.com/shellacstack — Thank you!
Shellac Stack No. 208 lolls around with Lolly — and Bob Haring. We hear from Al Hopkins and His Buckle Busters, Cab Calloway, Frank Crumit, Paul Ash, Chick Bullock, and theatre organist Terance Casey — among many others. Support the Shellac Stack on Patreon: patreon.com/shellacstack — thank you!
Shellac Stack No. 207 waltzes around the Christmas tree with Marie Vernon and the Mellomen. We hear more holiday favorites and obscurities from Harry Belafonte, Ernest Hare, Olive Kline, Maddox Brothers and Rose, Albert Campbell, the English Singers, Elsie Baker, Bing Crosby, and many more. Fix a mug of hot chocolate, settle back, and enjoy this eclectic stack o’ Christmas wax.
Shellac Stack No. 206 struts with a peg leg and a twinkle in the eye. We hear from stride piano master James P. Johnson, singers Dennis Day and Blanche Klaise, bandleaders Hal Kemp, Bennie Krueger, Isham Jones, and Ted Fio Rito, and two Murrays: Billy and Wynn! Lots more too. Donations are gratefully received to keep the Shellac Stack going: patreon.com/shellacstack — Thank you!
Shellac Stack No. 205 yearns for love with Larry Lee’s Orchestra and swings along with Joe Reichman We also hear from Ruth Etting, Nat Gonella, Claude Hopkins, Tex Beneke, Ben Pollack, Doc Evans’ Band, Margaret Whiting — and even the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra! Lots of tuneful delights this time around. Support the Shellac Stack on Patreon: patreon.com/shellacstack — thank you!
Shellac Stack No. 204 ain’t disparaging towards a certain four-letter word. We hear from June Christy with Stan Kenton, Al Jolson, Ray Starita, Jimmy Dorsey, Bunny Berigan, Jaye P. Morgan, Horace Henderson, Tennessee Ernie Ford, and many others. “You ain’t heard nothing yet!” Support the Shellac Stack on Patreon: patreon.com/shellacstack — thank you!
Shellac Stack No. 203 revels with the Singing Sophomores, Billy Jones, Vera Guilaroff, Andy Razaf, Abe Lyman, Lee Wiley, Louis Armstrong, and many others in this tune-filled hour of fox-trots, novelty songs, sultry vocalists, and more.
Shellac Stack No. 202 watches black clouds pass by with Joe Green. We hear from Turk Murphy’s Jazz Band, the Washboard Wonders, Slatz Randall, Mary Lou Williams, the Coon-Sanders Orchestra, Aileen Stanley, Jimmie Lunceford, and many more in an especially eclectic assortment. If you enjoy the program and would like to contribute a bit towards the cost of producing it, please visit the Shellac Stack Patreon page: patreon.com/shellacstack — Thank you!
Shellac Stack No. 201 rides a trolley — by golly — with Molly! We take a trip to New Orleans to hear the New Orleans Owls, the Jones and Collins Astoria Hot Eight, and Charlie Barnet. We also hear from vocalists Al Bowlly, Doris Day, and Nick Lucas. Lots more too! If you’d like to support the Shellac Stack, please visit the Patreon page: patreon.com/shellacstack. Thank you!
Shellac Stack No. 200 two-times it with records by Nathan Glantz and the Virginians. We swing with Vic Berton’s Orchestra and relax with Bing Crosby, Gladys Rice, and Franklyn Baur. We hear from jazz pianist Gene Schroeder, from Yukl’s Wabash Five, from Eddie Paul’s Paramount Orchestra, and many more. A special thanks to those contribute to keep the Shellac Stack spinning: patreon.com/shellacstack — every little bit helps. Thank you for listening!