Tuned to Yesterday

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Special announcement: We're presenting old time radio fans with a new way to connect with their favorite public radio program. The "Tuned to Yesterday Dialer" podcast is here to enhance your listening to Tuned to Yesterday during the week. You'll hear about what's coming up on the air and stories of the shows and performers who brought the radio to life during its golden age.

Best listened to on Sundays, the TTY Dialer features a living schedule and date specific stories and commentary about radio's yesteryear from Tuned to Yesterday host Mark Lavonier. Be sure to tune in!

More about Tuned to Yesterday:

Decades ago, WRVO began broadcasting old time radio with a small collection comprising twenty reel to reel tapes. Programs like The Whistler, The Jack Benny Show, Fibber McGee and Molly, Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy, and Gunsmoke.  Today the collection includes nearly 5,000 reels and well over 16,000 broadcasts. Learn more about the history of WRVO's flagship old time radio program.

 Broadcast Disclaimer: According to our research of the programs in our collection, most of the shows we air are in the public domain, or we have agreements with certain copyright holders. In presenting these programs on our air with historical integrity, it is not our intention to broadcast unauthorized copyrighted material. Additionally, we do not sell the programs. If you are a copyright holder of any of these, ‘golden age of radio’ shows, please contact us at mark@wrvo.org.

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 25, 2016

# 624,  Science Fiction, CBS Radio Workshop "A Pride of Carrots" 9/14/56 CBS, X Minus One "Dr. Grimshaw’s Sanitarium" 7/14/55 NBC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 24, 2016

# 625,  True History, Hallmark Playhouse "John Adams on the American Revolution" 10/25/51 CBS, Cavalcade of America "Emma" 10/10/50 NBC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 23, 2016

# 626, Mystery, Casey, Crime Photographer "The Fix" 2/26/48 CBS, Mr. Keen, Tracer of Lost Persons "Moonless Night" 1/6/44 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 22, 2016

# 627,  Sitcom, It’s Higgins, Sir "Elopement" 8/21/51 NBC, Halls of Ivy 6/25/52 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 19, 2016

# 628, Drama, Lux Radio Theater "National Velvet" 2/3/47 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 18, 2016

# 629, Western, All Star Western Theater "I Came From Texas" 10/13/46 CBS, Gene Autry’s Melody Ranch 1/29/55 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 17, 2016

# 630, Horror, Lights Out "Projective Mr. Drogan" 1/26/43 CBS, Suspense "Blind Date" 9/29/49 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 16, 2016

 # 631, Comedy, Henry Morgan Show 1/15/47 ABC, Avalon Time (with Red Skelton) 8/26/39 NBC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.
 

# 631

Genre: Comedy

Program(s)

Henry Morgan Show 11/19/47 ABC

Avalon Time (with Red Skelton) 8/26/39  

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 15, 2016

# 632 Crime, I Was a Communist For the FBI "Tight Wire" 5/25/52 Syndicated, Broadway Is My Beat 3/27/49 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 12, 2016

# 633, Romance, Romance "The Long Way Home" 7/24/54 CBS, Rogers of the Gazette 10/15/53 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned To Yesterday

Aug 11, 2016

# 634, Broadway, Lux Radio Theater "Edward, My Son" 8/17/53 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 10, 2016

# 635, Adventure, Suspense "Breakthrough" 1/7/62, Rocky Jordan "Lady From Istanbul" 8/28/49  

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 9, 2016

# 636,  Science Fiction, Exploring Tomorrow "The Trouble With Robots" 5/28/58 MBS, X Minus One "Student Body" 7/31/56 NBC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 8, 2016

# 637, True History, Farewell to Studio Nine 8/16/64 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 5, 2016

# 638,  Mystery, Adventures of Sam Spade "The Bouncing Betty Caper" 12/12/48 CBS / AFRS, Sherlock Holmes "The Empty House" 1955 NBC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 4, 2016

# 639,  Sitcom, The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show 7/8/40 CBS, Duffy’s Tavern 4/20/51 NBC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 3, 2016

# 640, Drama, On Stage "The Bear" 5/7/53 CBS, Your Playhouse of Favorites "Rip Van Winkle" 5/13/48 Syndicated. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 2, 2016

# 641, Western, Gunsmoke "How to Die For Nothing" 10/10/53 CBS, Tales of the Texas Rangers "Wheelchair Killing" 10/7/51 NBC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Aug 1, 2016

# 642, Horror, Weird Circle "The Evil Eye" 1945 Syndicated, Suspense "Frankenstein" 11/3/52 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 29, 2016

# 643, Comedy, Screen Director’s Playhouse "Jackpot" 4/26/51 NBC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 28, 2016

# 644, Crime, Night Beat "Old King Max" 7/10/50 NBC, The Line-Up "The Bakery Bandit's Bad Blooper" 3/25/52 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 27, 2016

# 645, Romance, Silver Theater "Misty Mountain" Part 1 1/22/39 CBS, Silver Theater "Misty Mountain" Part 2 1/29/39 CBS.

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 26, 2016

# 646, Broadway, Theater Guild "What Every Woman Knows" 3/2/47 ABC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 25, 2016

# 647, Adventure, John Steele, Adventurer "Three Minus Two" 12/14/52 MBS, Cavalcade of America "Life on the Mississippi" 2/24/53 NBC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 22, 2016

# 648,  Science Fiction, Dimension X "With Folded Hands" 4/15/50 NBC, X Minus One "The Merchant of Venus" 7/18/57 NBC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 21, 2016

# 649, True History, Radio Reader’s Digest "The Counsel Assigns" 2/13/47 CBS, Cavalcade of America "John Yankee" 8/29/50 NBC. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 20, 2016

# 650,  Mystery, Suspense "Another Man’s Poison" 5/17/51 CBS, Whistler "The Professor and the Fox" 12/3/47 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 19, 2016

# 651, Sitcom, Our Miss Brooks "Impersonators" 9/11/49 CBS, Mr. Feathers 11/23/49 MBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 18, 2016

# 652,  Drama, Quiet Please "Let the Lilies Consider" 6/28/48 MBS, Columbia Presents Corwin "Untitled" 5/30/44 CBS. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 15, 2016

# 653, Western, Lux Radio Theater "The Plainsman" 5/31/37 CBS, Hollywood Calling (interview with Gary Cooper) 1951 Syndicated. 

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.

 

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