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Bing and Louis: A Pocketful of Dreams with Gary Giddins

Bing Crosby and Louis Armstrong struck up a friendship in the 1920s that flourished for almost half a century—on stage, in movies, on radio and TV. Under their influence, pop music became infused with the rhythm and tonality of jazz and blues.

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The Gold Standards: Jazz Players' Favorites

This week The Jim Cullum Jazz Band performs the most popular ‘jazz standards’ of all time. Musician, historian and jazzstandards.com contributor, Chris Tyle helped us put this week's broadcast, giving us the low-down on how these tunes became the favorites they are now.

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