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!
Shellac Stack No. 199 polkas with Brother Lee Roy and His Band! We hear from percussionist Billy Whitlock, vocalists Freddy Ross, Harry Richman, and Bing Crosby, enjoy the harmonies of the Hayden Quartet, and dance with Ben Selvin, Charlie Kerr’s Orchestra, and the Midway Dance Orchestra (of Chicago). Some good ’40s-era jazz too!
Shellac Stack No. 198 blows bubbles with Shep Fields and explores the Atomic Era with Bud Freeman and Ray McKinley. We hear from “Piggy” Jones and His Orchestra (with a wild xylophone player), and dance along with George Olsen, Ed Farley, Isham Jones, Milt Shaw, the Varsity Eight, and many more. Your contributions through Patreon help to keep the records spinning on the Shellac Stack. Thank you! patreon.com/shellacstack
Shellac Stack No. 197 hulas with Margaret Young (and Lou). We hear an assortment of jazz, vocalists, and even some Swiss yodeling! From Mel Torme and Harry James to Ramona and Bennie Krueger; from Wally Rose to Chris Barber and Andres Segovia to Duke Ellington, it’s another musical variety hour on the Shellac Stack!
Shellac Stack No. 196 laughs at the funnies with Ruby Newman and takes tea with the Weintraub Syncopators. Along the way, we hear from Adrian Schubert’s Orchestra, Bruz Fletcher, Earl Hines, the Pickens Sisters, Lil Green, Buddy Clark, Gene Rodemich, and many others. From hot to sweet to “blue” — this episode has it all! Donations to support the Shellac Stack are gratefully receive through Patreon: patreon.com/shellacstack — Thank you!