Radio Related Links
The History of TV and Radio
Includes a brief history plus lots of helpful links
about the various aspects of radio, including how it works, the
advancements and breakthoughs, and the Radio Act of 1927 (in which
politics, free speech, and technology intersect). Teacher and student recommended.
Everything you ever wanted to know about Old Time
Radio (OTR), including history, copyrights, characters, rumours,
lists of radio stations around the world that broadcast old shows,
Days: A Soundbite History
Has histories of various genres, including sound
clips of different shows, news programs and commentators. You can
listen to commentary on important historical events, including Pearl
Harbour, The Hindenburg, and the funeral of Robert Kennedy.
of American Broadcasting
A great place to look up radio-related periodicals,
sound clips, photographs, books, scripts, video, and more. Operated
by the University of Maryland Libraries.
CBS Radio Mystery
This site offers all 1,399 episodes of CBS Radio
Mystery Theater episodes all online searchable by plots, actors,
Devoted to the collector of antique radios. Includes
classified ads, auctions, and articles from their magazine archives.
Check out this informative article on Art
Deco radios from The Shadow's era.
Internet Talk Radio
Have an idea for your very own talk radio show?
This site can help you get set up.
The Shadow Radio History:
Old-Time Radio History of The Shadow
A brief history of The Shadow Radio Show, featuring sound clips.
Radio Days: Mystery
A brief history of radio detectives and creepy stories.
The Shadow Radio Programs:
The Shadow and Orson Welles
This playlist on YouTube features 22 of the most popular Shadow radio episodes starring Orson Welles.
Haendiges Vintage Radio Logs
A full listing of The Shadow Radio Show epsiodes.
Note that the ealier season titles are still unknown.
Radio Spirits - The Shadow OTR CD Collections List
Check out Orion Petitclerc's Google Docs spreadsheet listing over 140 episodes from Radio Spirits The Shadow OTR CD collections. Organized by tracks and air dates. Also includes links to the CD collections themselves on the Radio Spirits site.
OTR Cat is dedicated to the preservation of otr shows. You can download
or stream episodes in MP3, look up episode descriptions and information.
Type "Shadow" in their search box on the left-hand menu
to find episodes.
Zoot Radio features several free otr shows for download
for members. Scroll down the page for their complete list. Also
featured are links to otr bios (including Orson Welles and Agnes
Moorehead), and an otr "primer" for those who are unfamiliar
with it. Don't forget to drop by the forum for otr discussions.
Since 1999, Ned and Joy Norris have run this comprehensive
otr website, RUSC (the acronym for R U Sitting Comfortably?). Members
can not only download radio show episodes from a myriad of categories
and add it to their playlist, but they can also learn more about
the series and individual episodes. Also featured are regular editorials
on radio shows, radio stars, and otr-themed crosswords.
Weston's The Shadow Page This site has cast
and crew information, history, episode list, episodes in mp3 for
download, images of the actors who portrayed The Shadow, plus links
to other Old Time Radio and Shadow sites.
Old Time Radio
This Old-Time Radio archive site features several
episodes ranging from 1938 to 1948 in mp3 to download, plus a brief
Shadow Radio Scripts
Want to recreate the show for yourself? Scroll down
for a list of radio scripts from the show. Please note that they
only have a small number of scripts available.
Shadow on Old Time Radio Fans
Fan site OldTimeRadioFans.com features dowloadable
episodes of The Shadow radio show.
The Shadow Radio Programs to Sell or Trade:
This site helps bring together traders of Shadow radio
shows. Has episode list and dates, plus a traders page where you can contact
the traders themselves.
Radio show sets, pulp reprints, and serials on DVD are
just some of the items you can purchase on this site. Don't forget to check
out their newsletter as well.
You can find and purchase lots of radio shows from this
site. Also featured is the 6 cassette radio set "The Shadow, Volume
1", plus single cassette/CD sets with two shows each.
Shadow Related Radio Clubs at Yahoo.com: