The Glowing Dial LIVE
with Big John and Company
(scroll down for the latest
tri-weekly Glowing Dial podcast)
We are very happy to announce that The Glowing Dial LIVE has returned
to the air! The format will be as before and the show will be heard the 3rd
of each month. Click on LIVE Show on the menu to the left for more info.
The first 5 episodes we did are currently available in The
Glowing Dial Archives.
This webcam feed will be
active during LIVE shows and when Steve and I are recording new tri-weekly
Next Feed: The
Glowing Dial LIVE show: Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 4pm to 7pm EST
For more listening options, see below
"How To Listen"
Fred Allen and
Jack Benny, Mary
Livingstone, Eddie "Rochester" Anderson
Harold, The Homemaker (The Harold Peary Show) - "New Year's Barn Dance"
originally aired on Wednesday, December 27, 1950 on CBS
Starring: Harold Peary, Gloria Holiday, Joseph Kearns, Mary Jane Croft, Parley
Mary Alden, Olan Soule.
Roy Rowan announcing.
Radio Hall Of Fame (The Philco Radio Hall Of Fame) - "A New Year's Eve
originally aired on Sunday, December 26, 1943 on NBC BLUE
Starring: Fred Allen, Portland Hoffa, Lauritz Melchior, Lou Holtz, Raymond
Edward Johnson, Helen Forrest,
The entire "Allen" gang, Paul Whiteman's Orchestra, Deems Taylor hosts.
Glenn Riggs announcing.
Jack Benny Program - "New Year's Eve Party (End Of The Contest)"
originally aired on Sunday, December 30, 1945 on NBC
Starring: Jack Benny, Mary Livingstone, Eddie "Rochester" Anderson,
Phil Harris, Larry Stevens, Mel Blanc.
Don Wilson announcing.
Sponsor: Lucky Strike
Cal Stewart as Uncle Josh
Weathersby in "Uncle Josh's New Year's Pledge"
classic recording taken from Columbia Disc # A400
running time: 2 hours, 57 minutes, 58 seconds
Clicking on a series title
will take you a log/episode guide for that series.
We always try to give as
complete info as we have at hand.
If you have any additions or corrections, please e-mail
Audio restoration on some
shows in this episode was done by Jerry Haendiges.
Click here for information on his Audio
The Glowing Dial Archives
and New Shows
How To Listen
The Glowing Dial is now a podcast!
We now have all previous shows available with the exception of 2 shows from the
YUSA era which are presumed
missing or lost.
New and archived episodes may be heard by subscribing to our iTunes
podcast or by
plugging the appropriate url into most any podcatcher program (see below).
All our episodes are now available on:
Click on any logo for access to our
shows! Note: If, for some reason, the Google Play Music link goes the main GPM page,
simply hit your browser's back arrow and you should be taken to our page.
Sorry for any inconvenience, don't know why this happens.
For reference, a list of all our previous episodes can be
You can also catch our new episodes in
streaming audio plus much more OTR at:
Some of our shows had special addendums
which were only available here at our website.
They were separate files and not
edited into the show proper.
Rather than post them with the archived show
podcasts, we're going to post them here.