Casablanca soundtrack 55 years after the movie...The Statler Brothers say hello and goodbye...A judge rules against the Ronettes. And other great musical memories from Elvis, Tommy Dorsey, Simon & Garfunkle and more. And we talk with a veteran of 32 years in the air with the Army National Guard and an author who wants us to know the real Jimmy Carter. Thanks for listening and sharing The Greatest Memories!
October 1st, 2016
September 1st, 2016
The Hoboken Four...you may not remember the group but you know one of the vocalists. Celebrating 75 years of Otis Redding in his hometown. Ricky Nelson sings Johnny Mercer. Show Tunes Spotlight on "Camelot." An interview with a pilot of four decades to slate the birthday of the U.S. Air Force. Thanks for listening all around the world!
August 1st, 2016
An interview with an original member of The Supremes, Solutions for Seniors has some tips for the "Dog Days of Summer," our Veteran's visit is with a second-generation member of the National Guard and the Show Tunes Spotlight falls on Barbra Streisand. And great songs from Tony Bennett, The Monkees, The McGuire Sisters, Anne Murray and more!
July 1st, 2016
Carnegie Hall celebrates Sinatra...Show Tunes Spotlight remembers George M. Cohan...a veteran who had an unusual job during World War II...a conversation with an author of children's patriotic books...and a special 94th birthday. Thanks for listening to The Greatest Memories and sharing this program with your friends all around the world!
June 1st, 2016
Tony Bennett's first appearance at Carnegie Hall...an archive interview with Ray Stevens...Show Tunes Spotlight falls on "Hello, Dolly!"...the only Japanese language record to reach #1 in the U.S. And we continue our series of stories from our military heroes. Thanks for listening and sharing The Greatest Memories!
May 1st, 2016
This month we have great musical memories from Dolly Parton, Ray Charles, Helen O'Connell, Herman's Hermits and more. Our veterans series has a World War II hero who flew on 26 bombing missions. Solutions for Seniors has some ways to make your retirement income last longer. Show Tunes Spotlight has a well-known song from a not-so-well-known production. And we honor our seniors during Older Americans Month. Thanks for listening and sharing with your friends!
April 1st, 2016
Our series of veterans' stories features a Pearl Harbor survivor...Solutions for Seniors has some tips on keeping mentally and physically active...Show Tunes Spotlight falls on Grease...an archive interview with an early executive of Capitol Records. Plus great musical memories from Paul Anka, Nat King Cole, Hank Williams, The Carpenters and others!
March 1st, 2016
Solutions for finding the right tax preparer...an archive interview with singer Margaret Whiting...a distinguished veteran who served in two branches of the military...Showtunes Spotlight falls on "The King And I"...and great musical memories from Elvis, The Beatles, Glenn Miller, Patsy Cline and more.
February 1st, 2016
A love story from a couple who served our country...an interview with the producer of "In The Mood Live"...Show Tunes spotlight on a very early musical...Solutions for Seniors answers questions about Social Security...plus great songs from Dinah Shore, Merle Haggard, Natalie Cole, The Monkees and more.
January 1st, 2016
Later this year America will celebrate its 240th birthday, and this month we begin a year-long series of personal stories from our veterans. Our Show Tunes Spotlight salutes “Annie Get Your Gun” on its 70th anniversary, and on Solutions for Seniors we’ll have some tips on knowing when it’s the right time to give up the car keys. And musical memories from Kitty Kalen, Johnny Cash, Elvis, Fats Domino, Dolly Parton and more.