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Host : Greg Bell
WHEN RADIO WAS features digitally-restored episodes of classic old-time radio. This highly popular show is hosted by old-time radio expert Greg Bell.

It's a fun, family-friendly show for listeners of every generation.

WHEN RADIO WAS presents classic shows including Abbott & Costello, Sam Spade, Hopalong Cassidy, The Shadow, Fibber McGee and Molly, The Jack Benny Show, Gang Busters, Gunsmoke, Suspense, Dragnet, and many more.

Be sure to check out The Official WHEN RADIO WAS Website to visit the store, get free downloads, learn about old-time radio, and more.

Upcoming Episodes
 
June 05, 2023
The Great Gildersleeve & The Couple Next Door
Monday is a day of comedy, as we bring you classic broadcasts of The Great Gildersleeve and The Couple Next Door.
 
June 06, 2023
On Stage & Mary Foster, Editor's Daughter
First up today, an episode of a 1953-54 CBS anthology that of covered all genres: romance, drama, comedy, thriller, western, adventure and literary classic. It was called On Stage. Then, it's our weekly dose of Mary Foster, Editor's Daughter.
 
June 07, 2023
Gunsmoke & The Adv. of Superman
Today we present two of the greatest heroes from the Golden Age of Radio! First up, Gunsmoke brings you the big marshal from Dodge City, Matt Dillon. Then, we fly off to Metropolis, for The Adventures of Superman.
 
June 08, 2023
The Haunting Hour & Chandu The Magician
We start today with a bone chilling episode of The Haunting Hour. Then, the tales of the supernatural continue on Chandu The Magician.
 
June 09, 2023
Philo Vance & Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar
On today's show, it's crime solving time with one of radio's most popular detectives Philo Vance, and Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar.
Recent Episodes
 
June 02, 2023
Counterspy & Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar
First up today, it's the NBC espionage drama Counterspy, followed by our weekly visit with Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar, as his investigation of "The Picture Postcard Matter" continues.
 
June 01, 2023
The Avenger & Chandu The Magician
We open with crime-fighting adventure with The Avenger, then drift into the supernatural on Chandu The Magician.
 
May 31, 2023
True Detective Mysteries & The Adv. of Superman
Today we open with an episode of the long-running series True Detective Mysteries. Then, the thrills continue on The Adv. of Superman, with part 14 of the 17-part storyline "George Latimer, Crooked Political Boss."
 
May 30, 2023
Bright Star & Mary Foster, Editor's Daughter
Today we present Bright Star (also called the Irene Dunne and Fred MacMurray Show), followed by an episode of Mary Foster, Editor's Daughter.
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