128 Years of Cole Porter

Today marks the 128th anniversary of the birth of the legendary Cole Porter. The Peru, Indiana, native was a remarkably talented songwriter—one of the true greats—even if he didn’t resemble Cary Grant even a little bit.

To celebrate the occasion, we are featuring Porter’s songs, as performed by a wide variety of artists, over the next 24 hours. Why not tune in right now?

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110 Years of Benny Goodman

The legendary Benny Goodman, the King of Swing, was born 110 years ago today, and on Cladrite Radio, we’re featuring his music all day and late into the evening. Why not tune in now?

And hey, did we ever tell about the time we got to see Goodman perform live at Carnegie Hall (and afterwards enjoyed a close, if not quite personal, encounter with him)? No? Well, read on, chum…

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