Here are 10 things you should know about Harold Huber, born 109 years ago today. If you’ve seen even a half-dozen movies from the 1930s, there’s a pretty good chance you’ve seen this prolific character actor at work.
Fall is just around the corner, but at Cladrite Radio, we just couldn’t wait: We’ve added our vast collection of autumnal songs of the 1920s, ’30s and ’40s to our playlist, including more versions of the delightful Shine on, Harvest Moon than you may have known existed.
If you’re ready for sweater weather, pumpkins, falling leaves and the hint of woodsmoke in the air, you’re definitely a kindred spirit, so tune in now via the link at the top of this page!
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Patreon is a website that allows creative types to receive monthly support from their fans, followers and, in our case, listeners. We’ve set up several contribution levels, starting as low as $1 a month, and with a thank-you gift (or gifts) at each level.
Cladrite Radio is a labor of love, but it costs us a good deal of money, time and energy. A little support from our listeners, readers and followers will go a long way toward making things a bit easier for us.
If you listen to our toe-tapping tunes, enjoy our posts here on our blog and on our various social media platforms, or both, we’d very much appreciate if you’d at least pay a visit to our Patreon page and consider chipping in what you can—you’ll receive some swell stuff in return, in addition to our deep gratitude. We love exploring the pop culture of the first half of the 20th century with you, and your support can help us dig even deeper.
Here are 10 things you should know about aquatic actress Esther Williams, born 97 years ago today. She’s one gal who quickly made a big splash in Hollywood.
We interviewed Ms. Williams some years ago, so after viewing the video, you might want to check out what we think is a pretty entertaining Q&A.
Here are 10 things you should know about the legendary Louis Armstrong, born 117 years ago today. If there were a Cladrite Radio Hall of Fame, Satchmo would certainly be among the first inductees. We’ll be featuring his music all day long, so be click the Listen Now link above to tune in!