1950's

Fox's Bill O'Reilly opened up his show this Tuesday evening by using the death of former Mouseketeer Annette Funicello to opine over whether America was somehow "a better country" back in those days when, as Media Matters noted, white America was "kind of unified" and if that "made it easier for society to function." Read more...
Newstalgia Pop Chronicles - The Grand Ole Opry - 1955.
Newstalgia Pop Chronicles featuring The Grand Ole Opry with "Little" Jimmy Dickens, Minnie Pearl, Del Wood, Chet Atkins and others. A slice of Americana from the 1950's, first broadcast over NBC's new Radio Series, Monitor on June 22, 1955. Read more...
Newstalgia Pop Chronicles - Mort Sahl - Live At L.A. State College - 1959
Newstalgia Pop Chronicles with Mort Sahl, live at L.A. State College - recorded in September 1959. Read more...
Newstalgia Downbeat - The Sauter-Finegan Aggregation - 1953
Newstalgia Downbeat with The Sauter-Finegan Orchestra, live at The Blue Note Club in Chicago - August 12, 1953. Read more...
Nights At The Roundtable - Barbara Ruick - 1951
Nights at the Roundtable with Barbara Ruick and her 1951 outing for MGM, Serenade To A Lemonade. Read more...

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Nights At The Roundtable - Laurindo Almeida - 1952
Nights at the Roundtable with Jazz great-turned Pop hopeful Laurindo Almeida and his brief foray into the Les Paul market with Delicado, recorded in 1952 for Coral Records. Read more...
20th Century Nomads In 1959.
20th Century Nomads In 1959 - a look at the great Migration West in the 1950's, as presented by the CBS Radio series The Great Challenge, hosted by Howard K. Smith on January 4, 1959. Read more...
Nights At The Roundtable (Christmas Edition) - The Pilgrim Travelers.
Nights at the Roundtable (Christmas Edition) with The Pilgrim Travelers and their Gospel rendition of Silent Night. Read more...
Nights At The Roundtable - Billy & Lillie - 1958
Nights at the Roundtable featuring a live TV performance by Billy & Lillie of their 1958 hit, La-Dee-Dah from the Big Records program of June 1958. Read more...
Newstalgia Reference Room - Eisenhower: Man's Right To Knowledge - 1954.
Newstalgia Reference Room with an address by President Eisenhower from May 1954 - the subject is "Man's Right To knowledge And Its Free Use Thereof". Read more...