Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Lady Jane Soundtrack - Stephen Oliver

Here is a second tilt at making a soundtrack album for this film which never had a soundtrack album. It is very much improved. Hope you like. Link in comments.

Thursday, May 25, 2017

The New Improved Bob & Ray Book - 1985

Here are the Bob and Ray of the Eighties doing their thing in stereo. 35 sketches in all. Link in comments.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Vintage Bob And Ray - 1973

This is a better overview of Bob And Ray with quality audio. Twenty bits in all. Link in comments.

Monday, May 22, 2017

Bob and Ray - Volume 1A

Here are 25 of their humorous radio shows from the late 40's. The sound is a little muddy and will have to do. Link in comments.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

It Came From Hollywood - 1982

Gilda Radner narrates this collection of outrageous movie moments, with help from Dan Aykroyd, John Candy, plus Cheech and Chong. It's fun. About 70 minutes - Link in comments.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Ask Doctor Science - 1991

Here are 40 or so Ask Doctor Science spots that were often heard on Public Radio back when. They were created by Dan Coffey and Merle Kessler of Iowa's own expatriated Duck's Breath Mystery Theatre. Also included is the radio play Dr. Science And The Sea Monkeys From Hell. Link in comments.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

All Time Great Bloopers Volumes 5 and 6

This might have been the last blooper collection from Kermit Schaefer. Some of these are played for a live audience which helps. Merv Griffin of CBS-TV describes these as "really marvelous". He should know. Link in comments.

Monday, May 15, 2017

Zingers From The Hollywood Squares - 1972

Radio stations would spin records like this one in promotion of their network-affiliated TV shows. I now suspect that the stars were somehow being fed their funny answers. Link in comments.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Steve Martin - Pure Drivel - 1998

Steve is as funny as ever in this effort which is now out-of-print. It has been taken down and will stay down. Alas.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Darwin Awards - Next Evolution - 2008

Human fallibility can be fun and has been documented in Ripley's, True Facts, Fenton and Fowler's, and elsewhere. This Darwin Awards book became a 3-CD audiobook with 115 tracks that could consume 2.5 hours of your listening life. Link in comments.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Marx Brothers - Original Radio Broadcasts

A four-record box set in which the brothers cut it up with Bing, Fannie Brice, Jane Powell, Mel Torme, Betty Grable, Jack Benny, Mel Blanc, Lucille Ball, Dinah Shore, and others. It all went out on LIVE RADIO. Link in comments.

Sunday, May 7, 2017

The Best Of Bloopers

You saw the TV commercials selling this record. Now it's yours for free. Play it here or download with a right-click.

Friday, May 5, 2017

George Takei - To The Stars - 1994

Side 1 covers George's Internment Camp years, UCLA, and his acting in Rodan, General Hospital, Voyage To The Bottom Of The Sea, and more. Side 2 is about Trek and the friction within the cast. It's still going on today. Link in comments.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

The Saints - All Fools Day - 1986

This may be the best album from the Aussie Punk band. It contains TEMPLE OF THE LORD, ALL FOOLS DAY, and JUST LIKE FIRE WOULD, a tune recently recorded by Bruce Springsteen. Link in comments.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Not Fade Away - The Buddy Holly Story

Listen to musicians, family, friends, and Buddy Holly himself in this definitive, deftly-edited radio documentary about his band and it's end. About 90 minutes. Link in comments.