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Tune In and Turn On With the Big Band Sounds of David Miller
 

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Schedule

Date and Program Theme

(Date indicates when program is first available to stations.  Actual broadcast typically follows within ten days of that date.)

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1/1/19 1898 Centenarians 2019, Part 1 -- They'd be 100 years old this year.
1/8/19 1899 Centenarians 2019, Part 2 -- They'd be 100 years old this year.
1/15/19 1900 Top Hits of 1919, Part 1 -- Songs from a distant past.
1/22/19 1901 Top Hits of 1919, Part 2 -- More songs from a distant past.
1/29/19 1902 Shaw Evolution 3 -- Tracing Artie's progression over the years.
2/5/19 1903 Buddy Morrow Centennial -- From sideman to bandleader.
2/12/19 1904 Estate Sale 8 -- Unusual tracks from acquired CDs.
2/19/19 1905 Random Walk 11 -- Leaving the program content up to chance.
2/26/19 1906 Billboard, 4/6/1946 -- Catching up on news of the music industry.
3/5/19 1907 Thrushes and Canaries -- "Girl singers" with the big bands.
3/12/19 1908 Trivia Quiz -- Identify the bandleader or vocalist.
3/19/19 1909 Best Medicine -- Songs about laughter.
3/26/19 1910 Random Walk 12 -- Leaving the program content up to chance.
4/2/19 1911 Swing Band Reunion 3 -- Playlist borrowed from a local band.
4/9/19 1912 Unexamined Hits -- Recordings seldom played today.
4/16/19 1913 Sammy Cahn Songbook -- He ranked up there with the Gershwins and Porter.
4/23/19 1914 Billboard, 9/26/1942 -- Special edition saluting big bands.
4/30/19 1915 A Cryin' Shame -- Music isn't always light-hearted.
5/7/19 1916 A Date With Judy -- Meeting Garland in St. Louis.
5/14/19 1917 Close Encounters 1 -- Hobnobbing with musical personalities.
5/21/19 1918 Jerome Kern Songbook 1 -- He wrote more than 700 songs.
5/28/19 1919 Jerome Kern Songbook 2 -- He wrote more than 700 songs.
6/4/19 1920 Nat King Cole Centennial -- He would have truned 100 on St. Patrick's Day.
6/11/19 1921 Close Encounters 2 -- Hobnobbing with musical personalities.
6/18/19 1922 Song Plugs 1939 -- Tunes that sheet music sellers hoped would become popular.
6/25/19 1923 Ellington the Composer -- He didn't just play piano and lead a band.
7/2/19 1924 Desert Island 85: Ray Roberson -- A listener's most treasured recordings.
7/9/19 1925 Doris Day Memorial -- Celebrating her singing voice.
7/16/19 1926 Close Encounters 3 -- Hobnobbing with musical personalities.
7/23/19 1927 Hit Songs of 1927 -- "Flappers" danced to these tunes.
7/30/19 1928 Desert Island 86: Anonymous -- We forget who asked for these recordings.
8/6/19 1929 Leo Robin Songbook -- The name may not be familiar, but his lyrics linger on.
8/13/19 1930 Close Encounters 4 -- Hobnobbing with musical personalities.
8/20/19 1931 Golden Bandstand 1 -- Honoring the cream of the big band crop.
8/27/19 1932 Bob Hope Movies 1 -- Great songs were featured in his Hollywood films.
9/3/19 1933 Shearing/O'Day Centennial -- George and Anita would be 100 years old this year.
9/10/19 1934 Viva Bossa Nova -- Remembering the rhythm craze that dominated in the 1960s.
9/17/19 1935 Close Encounters 5 -- Hobnobbing with musical personalities.
9/24/19 1936 Golden Bandstand 2 -- Honoring the cream of the big band crop.

Station Line-Up

Since its initial broadcast in 1983, Swingin' Down The Lane, our weekly one-hour radio program, has grown steadily in popularity. It is now offered on close to 50 National Public Radio and community stations. Please inform us of any changes in time/day of broadcast, so that we can keep this page up-to-date.

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AL Dothan WRWA-FM 88.7 Sat, 10:00 pm
  Phenix City WTJB-FM 91.7 Sat, 10:00 pm
  Troy/Montgomery WTSU-FM 89.9 Sat, 10:00 pm
AK Barrow KBRW 91.9 Wed, 2 :00 pm
  Juneau KTOO-FM 104.3 Mon, 9:00 pm
AR Batesville KUAR-FM 94.7 Fri, 9:00 pm
  Forrest City KUAR-FM 94.7 Fri, 9:00 pm
  Little Rock KUAR-FM
(www.kuar.org
89.1 Fri, 9:00 pm*
  Monticello KUAR-FM 94.5 Fri, 9:00 pm*
AZ Tucson KUAZ-FM 89.1 Thu, 7:00 pm
  Tucson KUAZ-AM 1550 Thu, 7:00 pm
  Sierra Vista KUAZ-FM 91.7 Thu, 7:00 pm*
CA Redwood City KCEA-FM
(www.kcea.org)
89.1 Sun, 9:00 pm*
  Round Mountain KKRN 88.5 Tue, 12:00 noon
CO Parachute KSBP-LP 103.9 Fri, 11:00 pm, Sun, 4:00 am 
FL Panama City WKGC-FM 90.7 Sat, 11:00 pm
  Vero Beach WYYR
(www.WYYR.com)
  Tue, 9:00 pm
GA Columbus WTJB-FM 91.7 Sat, 10:00 pm
ID Rexburg  KBYI-FM  94.3 Sat, 7:00 pm
IL Danville WITY 980 am Sat, 6:00 am
Sat, 6:00 pm
IA Cedar Rapids KCCK-FM 88.3 Thu, 4:00 am*
LA Baton Rouge WBRH-FM 90.3 Sun, 11:00 am
  Monroe KEDM-FM 90.3 Fri, 9:00 pm
MD Frostburg WFWM-FM 91.9 Sat, 7:00 pm
  Salisbury WSCL-FM 89.5 Sat, 8:00 pm
MN Austin KMSK-FM 91.3 Tue, 6:00 pm
  Mankato KMSU-FM 89.7 Tue, 6:00 pm*
NH Meredith Winni Radio   Sun, 8:00 pm
NM Maljamar KMTH-FM 98.7 Sat, 8:00 pm
  Portales KENW-FM 89.5 Sat, 8:00 pm
NY Jamestown WRFA-FM 107.9 Sun, 6:00 pm*
  Oneonta WUOW-FM 104.7 Mon, 11:00 pm
NC New Bern WZNB-FM 88.5 Sat, 10:00 pm*
OH Dayton WSWO-LP 97.3 Sat, 9:00 am
  Loudonville WZLP-LP 95.7 Sun, 9:00 pm
OK Lawton KCCU-FM 89.3 Sat, 2:00 pm
OR Warm Springs KWSO-FM 91.9 Sat, 2:00 pm
PA  Grove City WSAJ-FM 91.5 Sun, 5:00 pm
TX College Station KAMU-FM 90.9 Sat, 9:00 pm*
  Commerce KETR-FM 88.9 Mon, 7:00 pm
  Harlingen 88FM 88.9 Sat, 6:00 am*
Sun, 6:00 pm*
  Killeen KNCT-FM 91.3 Sun, 6:00 pm*
  McAllen KHID-FM 88.1 Sat, 6:00 am
Sun, 6:00 pm
  Midland-Odessa KQSAonline.com ---- Sun, 3:00 pm
  Texarkana KTXK-FM 91.5 Sat, Midnight
UT Spanish Fork mixutah.com ---- Sun, 9:00 pm* (Mountain)
VA Chesapeake/Norfolk WHRO, The 1920s
Rad
io Network
On-Line Only Tue, 2:00 pm,
Fri, 2:00 pm
  Radford WVRU-FM 89.9 Tue, 2:00 pm*
  Virginia Beach W257BV 99.3 Wed, 2:00 pm, Sat and Sun, 8:00 pm
WA Chewelah KCHW-FM 102.7 Mon, 6:00 pm
  Spokane KPBX-FM 91.1 Fri, 7:00 pm
WI La Crosse WLSU-FM 88.9 Sat, Noon;
Thu, 9:00 pm
Germany Hamburg   96.0 1st Sun, 2:00 pm
Australia Perth MagicFM   87.8 Sun, 8:00 pm
Tue, 9:00 pm 

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