Thursday, 23 May 2019

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Dame Vera 100 Hits The Charts

Dame Vera 100Release Date - March 17th

Dame Vera Lynn now holds the record for being the oldest living artist to get a top 20 UK album hit and 1940s Radio is behind her.

The spectacular box set “Vera Lynn 100” is due for release 17 March, three days before her birthday.


A Fresh Look At The 1940’s

1940's TalentWe are on the lookout for 40’s talent to add a fresh twist to 1940’s Radio

If you have recorded material and would like to get it aired then read on.

We have had a number of emails regarding new content and this particular subject has been a hot favourite. From a single track to a complete album we are currently building an archive of new material to add to our schedule.

Send Us Your Tunes

If you are a 1940’s artist and would like to submit material we would love to hear from you. From Soloist to Big Bands, if it has a 1940’s style you are exactly what we need and if you have a few images along with a brief that is all the better.


A Two Hour Special Featuring The Andrews Sisters

A Two Hour Special Featuring The Andrews SistersEverybody’s War Time Favourite

We had real trouble selecting the tunes for this as there were so many greats and whittling it down to just two hours was hard when these girls delivered quality every time. Enjoy two hours of the Andrews sisters featuring Glenn Miller, Bing Crosby and Benny Goodman to name but a few.

09:00pm Monday 09-01-2016 following The Lux Radio Theatre
09:00pm Thursday 12-01-2016 following Harry & Edna on the Wireless


Benny Goodman and his Orchestra Two Hour Special

A Real Big Band Treat

Benny Goodman and his Orchestra Two Hour Special

A great set for all you Big Band fans with a two hour set from one of the 1940’s favourites, Benny Goodman featuring an impressive line-up of Big Band tunes for you to enjoy.

09:00pm Saturday 14-01-2016 following The Lux Radio Theatre
09:00pm Sunday 15-01-2016 following Harry & Edna on the Wireless


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Stay current with our 1940s events calendar.

We keep our 1940s event calendar current and if we have missed anything just let us know by clicking here.

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1940’s Radio Presents Harry & Edna

Written by Monday, 02 January 2017 12:48 Published in 1940s Variety Shows

1940’s Radio Presents
"Harry & Edna on the Wireless"

Thursday1:00am | 10:00am | 5:00pm | GMT

 Join Harry & Edna as they have a good natter about the current British vintage scene & play ‘Tip Top’ gramophone tunes. 

Harry,s new show, Gramaphone Harry starts January 2019


And This Is How It Was Done

A Fine Line Between Educational & Programming Perhaps

It certainly highlights the power of the media and the influence it brings to bear.


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The Old Gold Comedy Theater 15:00 GMT

One of our last test broadcasts for 2016

A half hour of classic 1940's theatre production is being aired today at 13:00 GMT in order to test a few network paths.

Tune in and enjoy:


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