From the mid 1930’s and into the next decade, NBC presented a series of band remotes from some of the country’s top dance halls called America Dances. The half hour format was just enough to whet the audience’s taste for big band jazz while bringing the music to thousands who would never hear it otherwise
- Radio Shows
Please enjoy these 2 old time radio episodes:
|07.06.1938||with count basie||
|07.19.1939||america dances first song shorty george||
+ CBS net origination, BBC broadcast. A band remote from Roseland, New York City. The first tune is,...