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10 Historical Fiction Books About the Jazz Age

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Sirius XM is satellite radio - where you have access to a number of stations that can say and play what radio personalities want without conventional radio restrictions from the FCC.

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Alex N. "Sleepy" Stein (b January 15, 1919, in Savannah, Georgia, d. July 27, 2000, in Rancho Palos Verdes, California) was a jazz disc jockey and radio station owner often broadcasting from the Lighthouse Café in Hermosa Beach (1957 - 1966). The station became known as "The Jazz Knob".

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Women's Fashions of the 1920s - Flappers and the Jazz Age

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Montgomery, Wes: silky smooth guitarist, born Indianapolis 1923, died Indianapolis 1968; revolutionized the art of jazz guitar and beat the odds when his songs were played regularly by AM radio stations. At the peak of his commercial success, a fatal heart attack silenced Montgomery's octave-note solos and sophisticated chords. How cool? Strong work ethic translated into days spent as a welder and nights spent onstage. My husband found one of his guitars and sold it.

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Bing Crosby, had I been alive in the 40s, 50s, 60s, would've been my celebrity crush. Such a good looking guy!

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June Meredith and Don Ameche Original 1934 OLD TIME RADIO PHOTOGRAPH w/ Press Release

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DALE EVANS COLLECTION - 38 episodes Dale Evans was born with the less than charming name of Frances Octavia Smith on Halloween Night 1912 (October 31, 1912) in a small Texas town. The young Francis was raised in Texas and Arkansas and was married at the age of 14, divorced and a single mom by the age 17. She moved to Memphis, Tennessee to seek a singing career and worked minor parts on radio calling herself Frances Fox.

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Charles Mingus (1922-1979) was a highly-influential American jazz double bassist, composer, bandleader, and civil rights activist.

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I'm primarily pinning this because @Katarina Hoven needs this both in her life and on her wall.

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