Tuned to Yesterday

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Tuned to Yesterday Podcasts

Tuned to Yesterday Broadcast Schedule

Podcast Announcement: By listener demand, the Tuned to Yesterday program podcasts will now be posted right after each evening is broadcast. This way, if you miss a program live on the air, you can hear it online immediately following the live show. We will maintain the archive of podcasts already posted. 

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.

7/24/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 25, 2018

#782, Drama, NBC Radio Theater “Star Quality” 5/13/59 NBC.

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

7/24/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 24, 2018

#1154, Series, Adventures by Morse “City of the Dead” Part 4 1/29/44 Syndicated, Terry and the Pirates “#38” 11/26/41 WGN Chicago, Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar “The McCormack Matter” 10/6/55 CBS.

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

7/23/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 24, 2018

#1038, Science Fiction, X Minus One “The Lights on Precipice Peak” 3/13/57 NBC, Beyond Tomorrow “Incident at Switchpath” 4/11/56 CBS.

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

#455, Sitcom, Meet Millie 3/23/52 CBS, Great Gildersleeve "Jolly Boys Picnic" 6/9/46 NBC.

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

7/22/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 23, 2018

#1494, Drama, Lux Radio Theater "Breaking the Sound Barrier" 10/12/53 CBS.

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

7/22/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 22, 2018

#1493, True History, Biographies in Sound "A Portrait of Fred Allen" 5/29/56 NBC.

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

7/21/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 22, 2018

#1491, Western, Frontier Gentleman "The Education of Kid Yancy" 7/6/48 CBS, The Six Shooter 3/21/54 NBC.

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

7/21/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 21, 2018

#1490, Romance, Hallmark Playhouse "State Fair" 8/26/48 CBS, Silver Theater "It May Be Forever" 2/5/39 CBS.

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

7/20/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 21, 2018

#1031, Mystery, Rogue’s Gallery “The Star of Savoy” 6/23/46 NBC, Night Beat 6/12/50 NBC.

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

7/20/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 20, 2018

#1284, Comedy, Jack Benny Program "Jack Goes to the Movies" 6/7/54 CBS,  Fibber McGee and Molly "Duck Hunting with Doc" 10/31/44 NBC.

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

7/19/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 20, 2018

#1244, Horror, Weird Circle “The Returned” 11/12/44 Syndicated, Murder at Midnight “The Man Who Died Yesterday” 7/5/46 Syndicated

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

7/19/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 19, 2018

#975, Crime, Big Town “The Final Payment” 9/21/48 NBC, Suspense “Twelfth Rose” 6/5/56 CBS.

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

#473, Adventure, Dangerous Assignment "Mandalay" 5/24/50 NBC, Voyage of the Scarlet Queen "Winchester Rifle and the Ambitious Groom" 2/25/48 MBS.

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

7/18/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 18, 2018

#1568, Variety, Kraft Music Hall 4/16/42 NBC.

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

7/17/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 18, 2018

#770, Drama, This is My Best "The Master of Ballantrae" 4/10/45 CBS, CBS Radio Workshop "Noh Plays of Japan" 4/7/57 CBS.

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

7/17/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 17, 2018

#1144, Series, Adventures by Morse “City of the Dead” Part 3 1/22/44 Syndicated, Terry and the Pirates “#37” 11/25/41 WGN Chicago, Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar “The McCormack Matter” Part 3 10/5/55 CBS

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

7/16/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 17, 2018

#1028, Science Fiction, Exploring Tomorrow “The Telepath” 5/7/58 MBS, Suspense “Plan X” 2/2/53 CBS.

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

7/16/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 16, 2018

#443, Sitcom, The Bickersons “The Mink Coat” 6/10/51 CBS, Life of Riley “Football Tickets” 12/3/48 NBC.

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

7/15/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 16, 2018

#1489, Crime, Crime Club "Serenade Macabre" 7/24/47 MBS, The Whistler, "Episode at Thunder Mountain" 1/6/52 CBS.

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

7/15/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 15, 2018

#1488, Comedy, Jimmy Durante Show "Guest: Boris Karloff" 12/10/47 NBC, Bob Hope Show "Guest: Corinne Calvet" 11/13/51 NBC.

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

7/14/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 15, 2018

#1487, Broadway, Broadway Playhouse (Lux Radio Theater) "The Heiress" 9/11/50 CBS.

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

7/14/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 14, 2018

#1486, Adventure, Top Secret "Midnight For Danger" 7/23/50 NBC, Clyde Beatty Show "In Search of a Myth" 1940's Syndicated.

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

7/13/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 14, 2018

#1021, Mystery, Mr. Keen, Tracer of Lost Persons “The Case of the Missing Witness” 1/13/44 CBS, Richard Diamond, Private Detective “The Dixon Case” 3/14/52 NBC.

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

7/13/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 13, 2018

#1275, Comedy, Alan Young Show "The Winter Lodge" 12/4/45 ABC, Abbott and Costello Show 4/5/45 NBC.

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

7/12/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 13, 2018

#1234, Horror, Dark Fantasy “The Demon Tree” 12/5/41 NBC, The Mysterious Traveler “Death is the Judge” 6/15/47 MBS.

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

7/12/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 12, 2018

#965, Crime, The Whistler “A Woman’s Privilege” 2/12/47 CBS, Camel Screen Guild Theater “So Evil, My Love” 1/13/49 NBC / AFRS.

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

#461, Adventure, The Chase "Easy Riches, Sudden Death" 6/1/52 NBC, Suspense "Man With The Steel Teeth" 2/17/55 CBS.

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

7/11/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 11, 2018

#1558, Variety, Paul Whiteman's Birthday Party 3/24/37 NBC Blue.

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

7/10/18 11pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 11, 2018

#758, Drama, Suspense "Dead Man’s Story" 5/15/60 CBS, Night Beat 5/1/52 NBC.

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

  

7/10/18 10pm Tuned to Yesterday

Jul 10, 2018

#1134, Series, Adventures By Morse “City of the Dead” Episode #2 1/15/44 Syndicated, Terry and the Pirates “#36” 11/24/41 WGN Chicago, Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar “The McCormack Matter” Part 2 10/4/55 CBS.

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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