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SOUNDS LIKE RADIO

A BRAND NEW Episode posted EACH WEEK! Really Good Music, Great Gildersleeve, snappy patter & the assorted recollections of Your Humble Host. Tip: For those listening and then have to stop before the show is over if you go to the "Radio Public" or Spotify platform (See various symbols under "Where To Listen") when listening there you'll see a bar on the side with a beginning and the ending and using that bar point you can pick up where you left off before.

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A BRAND NEW Episode posted EACH WEEK! Really Good Music, Great Gildersleeve, snappy patter & the assorted recollections of Your Humble Host. Tip: For those listening and then have to stop before the show is over if you go to the "Radio Public" or Spotify platform (See various symbols under "Where To Listen") when listening there you'll see a bar on the side with a beginning and the ending and using that bar point you can pick up where you left off before.

Library Of Sound's Back as Gildy Tells Stories For Children Cinderella

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Get ready for another very special edition of our Vast Library of Sound Vol. 7!!  Featuring today The Great Gildersleeve telling us of the story of Cinderella.   Harold Peary put out some very nice records from 1946 thru 1947.   These were 78 records of Gildy reading some classic children's stories.  The series was called, "Stories For Children".   Sounds Like Radio is proud to present one of these very hard to find records now!   If you've got kids this would be a good time to gather everyone and enjoy Gildersleeve and the story of Cinderella, a Storytime edition from our Vast Library of Sound just for you and for kids of all ages!

Mar 08 2021

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Epis 50 Arrives & None Too Soon

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Episode 50 is Here and everyone is in the mood to sing!  

On Great Gildersleeve 2/23/49 Gildy wants to sing at the Met Opera, Dean Martin wants to sing like Bing, Bing Crosby wants to sing like a bluebird, Ella Fitzgerald sings her heart, Kitty Kallen has a meaningful little thing, Doris Day does the limbo and Mario Lanza teaches Gildy what a real opera singer can do.  There is a theme here and can you guess what it is?   Your Humble Host invites you to enjoy some of the most enjoyable music you'll ever hear and while you're at it we'll join GIldy on his singing career.   Have fun and enjoy another classic episode as can only be heard on Sounds Like Radio!

Mar 03 2021

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Epis 49 Wow, what a Lulu! Gildy 2/16/49 too.

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Oh yes, today’s show is a funny one. Your Humble Host visits Leon Redbone, Annette Hanshaw is the Talk of The Town, Nat King Cole is having crazy dreams, Joani Sommers tells of a bad girl, Bing Crosby calms the waves with what he knows now & Kitty Kallen reminds us of the meaningful little things.

While this is going on Gildy’s old spitfire girlfriend, Leila is back in town!! Listen to the 2/16/49 Great Gildersleeve and welcome Leila back to the fold.

Feb 24 2021

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Ep. 48 Arrives, Gildersleeve 2/9/49 & Music Too Marvelous For Woids

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Welcome to the Grand Opening of Adelide’s new Hat Shop w/Gildy now in tow. Great Gildersleeve 2/9/49 is ready to hear and so is the great music of Sounds Like Radio!!  

Your Humble Host presents Slim Whitman who tells us why he loves us, Dinah Washington closes her eyes,  Bing Crosby’s had it with that love stuff, Sophie Tucker ain’t takin’ no guff, Merle Haggard loves his hat, & Rosemary Clooney is just mixed up. What’s it all mean?? That’s where you come in, listen and enjoy as you find out.  

Feb 17 2021

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Hats Off to Epis. 47 Celebrating Hat Life In Music & Gildersleeve

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It’s Episode 47 of Sounds Like Radio & we are here to sing the praises of hats!  On tonight’s 2/2/49 episode of The Great Gildersleeve a new Hat Shop is in the making.

Judy Garland’s thrilled because anywhere she hangs her hat is home, Ted Lewis may not buy because he loves his old High Hat so much, Patti Page loves a little doggie that barks, Bing Crosby appreciates a little honesty, Helen O’Connell considers this the loveliest night, and Jimmy Durante knows all it takes is tenderness. Oh my, this is an action packed show ain’t it?  Well, that’s what we’re here for, enjoy!

Feb 10 2021

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Epis. 46 A Watery Show w/Gildy & Music Bubbling Over

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This Sounds Like Radio is bubbling over with waterlogged excitement!! The Great Gildersleeve is worried about a new water specialist showing up in this 1/26/49 classic episode.  Water though was never more musical as Sounds Like Radio shows us here.

There's the watery music from Grandpa (Walter Brennan), Julie London & Bing Crosby provides the protection from being soaked.  While Dean Martin prefers wine, Helen Ward says Not For Me, Emmylou Harris will become a Wayfaring Stranger & even Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gorme show up Side By Side.  Wowzers, is this a show or what?  OK, now all you have to do is enjoy!

Feb 03 2021

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Epis. 45 fresh off the boat with Music You won’t hear elsewhere & Great Gildy 1/19/49

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You’re in the right place if you like good music & the Great Gildersleeve 1/19/49 episode where Gildy has to buck up & face his fears. And along with Your Humble Host is Bing Crosby’s trip to Domenica, as Barbara Mandrell’s heart knows, with a little Junk Food on the side, as Bonnie Lou loves her Daddy-O, Al Jolson teaches Tony how to say Toot Toot, & Dorothy Shay knows it’s the Little Things That Count. Now is that a lineup of goodies? Yep, shore is.  Listen for the fun!

Jan 27 2021

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Epis. 44’s here w/Music & Gildy Loving Thy Neighbor

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Hi Folks! Welcome to Episode 44 where we all learn to love thy neighbor!  Or try to, anyway.  Listen for Great Gildersleeve's 1/12/49 episode & of course the musical gems from Jo, Bing, Peggy, Burl, Frankie & the beautiful but too young Connie Stevens!  Sounds Like Radio is ready for good music & Gildy.  Enjoy!

Jan 20 2021

55mins

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Epis. 43’s here w/Betty Boop’s tale, Dean,Bing,Chet ++ & Gildy 1/5/49

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We’re here with another Sounds Like Radio episode filled with the real Betty Boop history, Dean Martin, Blossom Dearie, Bing, Chet, Ella (WOW the musical greats just keep coming don’t they?) and a Great Gildersleeve from 1/5/49 where Gildy wants to be a writer. It’s a good time episode for all and it’s time to say, Now that Sounds Like Radio!!   Join Your Humble Host for the fun.

Jan 13 2021

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Epis. 42 w/Sweet Music, Soundtracks & Gildersleeve 12/29/48 Wedding Jitters

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Welcome to Episode 42 & the return of our regular Music & Gildy presentations here on Sounds Like Radio.  Today we’ll hear some really neat music from a lot of great singers we don’t often hear including the soundtrack title songs from 2 classic early ‘60’s movies.

Also in today’s 12/29/48 Gildy episode Wedding Jitters abound.  As Gildy & Adelide must decide to marry or not to marry.   Will this marriage take place?  Will Gildy have to clean the rice out of his hair?  Will Adelide have to change addresses?  Or will they both cut and run for the hills?  Find out in between the sweetest music you’re ever going to hear on today’s Sounds Like Radio!

Jan 06 2021

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New Year's Fun & Gildy 12-31-47

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Celebrate the New Year with Sounds Like Radio.  We've got some fun songs & The Great Gildersleeve's New Years show from 12/31/47.   A fun filled time with Your Humble Host.   Get out that bowl of chips and dip it's time for New Year's Snack Time!  Enjoy the festivities with us.

Dec 30 2020

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Vol. 5 Christmas Music & Gildy 12/24/47 too!

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The Christmas Musical Extravaganza Vol.5 w/Great Gildersleeve Christmas Eve 1947 episode.  Some of the best Christmas music you’re ever going to hear.  Sounds Like Radio is back with more great Christmas music you may never have heard or only wished you could hear again and a Gildy to boot.  Please enjoy our efforts to make your Christmas a Merry One.   

Your Humble Host asks you not to forget to listen to our Christmas stories we posted earlier of The Boy Who Laughed At Santa & Bootblack's Christmas, you're sure to like them.   You won't want to overlook them and they won't be around here for long.  

Dec 21 2020

1hr 34mins

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Christmas Music & Gildy 12/22/48 Vol 4 Christmas Sounds Like Radio Special

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Sounds Like Radio Presents Vol. 4 of our Special Christmas shows featuring music galore, surprises & a Great Gildersleeve 12/22/48. episode where the Baby Saga comes to a conclusion on Christmas Eve.   It's a special Christmas program celebrating with a lot of rare music classics and just plain good music along with a very nice Gildy show.   Sit back and enjoy the show in your home or as you  drive your way thru Christmas shopping & festivities all with Sounds Like Radio's Vol. 4 Christmas Show.  

Dec 16 2020

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Christmas Special Vol. 3 Music Galore & Gildy 12/15/48

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Welcome to our Christmas Extravaganzy (as Grandpa says) Volume 3!!   Christmas music like you don't hear anymore and also The Great Gildersleeve goes Christmas shopping from 12/15/48.   It's a Time To Be Jolly all this month with Sounds Like Radio and Your Humble Host, hear now the Joys of Christmas.

Dec 09 2020

1hr 48mins

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Sounds Like Radio Vol 2 of Christmas Music & Gildy-12/8/48 Christmas Music Galore, A Very Special Special

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Ring them chimes and get out the egg nog and celebrate Christmas with Vol.2 of Sounds Like Radio's Christmas Specials!!   Christmas Music, Music and more Christmas music you may never have heard and of course featuring The Great Gildersleeve 12/8/48 show.   As the Baby Saga approaches it's conclusion when Gildy discovers that Christmas presents are missing in his house!  YIPE!   Enjoy another Gildy Christmas episode and sit back and really enjoy the Christmas music we have for you!

Dec 03 2020

1hr 35mins

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Christmas Time Special #1 Mirth, Music & Gildy Goes Christmas Shopping from 12/10/47!

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Celebrate Christmas with our 1st Sounds Like Radio Christmas Special!!  Our favorite time of year is here, time for the greatest Christmas music you'll ever hear.    Including some rare stuff you may never have heard before and of course The Great Gildersleeve 12/10/47 Christmas show!   Settle back, trim that tree, put on your Christmas sweater and enjoy the sounds of Christmas the way you've not heard before.   

Nov 27 2020

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Sing On Top of Spaghetti & Hear Johnny Appleseed Story on this Vast Library of Sound Vol. 6

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A Vast Library of Sound Edition Vol. 6 of Sounds Like Radio returns for you.   Hear now & enjoy the story and song of Johnny Appleseed & you won't want to miss singing along with the kid classic On Top of Spaghetti!!    A real entertaining & fun show for all.  

Nov 11 2020

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Epis. 41 Goodies With Helen, Sophie, Bing, Arthur & Gildy 12/1/48

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Episode 41 is full of good stuff for everyone!!  Helen O'Connell wonders why Bing smiles at the sun as Arthur Godfrey wants you on a desert island but Sophie Tucker tells them all with your life you can do as you will.   Now that's jam packed, ain't it?   Oh, and there's the next Great Gildersleeve episode from 12/1/48 too!    OK, your Humble Host is set and ready to listen with you.

Nov 05 2020

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Epis. 40 Gildersleeve 11/24/48 & Great Sounds of Bing, Grandpa, Peggy Lee, Satchmo & Mr. Las Vegas. Sounds Like Radio walapalooza!

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Episode 40 of Sounds Like Radio brings your Humble Host back with the Great Gildersleeve 11/24/48 & great music from Peggy Lee, Bing Crosby, Satchmo, a visit from Grandpa with a stroll thru town and last but not least Mr. Las Vegas himself.   For a real treat listen to Sounds Like Radio, back in classic form like you've come to expect.   (Oh, and yes, I now know what Sans Souci is.)

Oct 28 2020

48mins

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Epis 39 Great Gildersleeve 11/17/48 & Jaye P Morgan, Tom T Hall, Dean Martin, The Browns & Dinah Washington! Wowzers!

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Sounds Like Radio is back!  Episode 39 features Great Gildersleeve 11/17/48 and the exciting sounds of Jaye P Morgan, Tom T Hall, The Browns, Dean Martin & even Dinah Washington shows up to sing a goodie.   The whole show is goodies for you!  Enjoy it with Your Humble Host.

Oct 08 2020

54mins

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