|In a hurry? Too busy to check the complete Program Guide below? Take a look at some specially featured pages, located elsewhere at this site.
The Old-Time Radio Bulletin Board: Up
The Original Old-Time Radio pages first appeared on the WWW in 1994. Starting in 1996, the Wayback Machine began to record/save some of those pages. Here is a link to Archived Old-Time Radio Site pages, so you can see some of the things that changed, and some of the things that did not. (Note the number of visitors way back then).
Most recent at bottom of this list.
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|Old Time Radio
Plan on spending some time "looking through the stacks" in this section. (You can bring a snack, too). OTR meets the Information Age!
|Reference Menu: Includes: program logs, OTR database search engine, LOCAL search engine, theme music, copyright info, and more!|
|More OTR Info of General Interest. Includes: radio stations broadcasting OTR today, OTR bibliography, info on MP3 players for OTR, OTR conventions, clubs, newsletters, non-US sources, and info for new fans of OTR|
|History and Old-Time Radio Information about the development of old-time radio programs, as well as comments on the socio-political environment of the age. Also has a great collection of on- and off- line museums!|
|FAQs of Interest
Have a question about old radio programs or associated activities? Look here first for the answer.
|Frequently Asked Questions and answers about OTR and associated activities. Information on topics ranging from eliminating squeak from old recorded tapes to using special antennas to receive OTR.|
|The Trading Post
Places you can obtain old radio programs and books.
| Commercial Catalogs (tapes and CDs for sale)
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|Private Libraries (tapes to trade).|
|Club Libraries (tapes for rent)|
|Books and DVDs Selected list of discounted OTR books and DVDs from Amazon.com|
|New Computers and
Old Time Radio
|Shareware and Freeware Software from various sites for OTR Listeners/Collectors. Includes a worldwide search facility.|
No, not "pictures on the radio", but pictures just the same.
|Pictures, soundbytes and stories about old-time radio stars and old radios|
|There is a rumor that pictures will soon be seen on something called "television". I visited the store, and this is what I saw.|
Short sound clips from the good ol' days, located both at this site and others. With the right equipment, you can hear the sounds as you read the page.
|Local Sound Snippets.
|Sound samples in various formats from other sites.|
Jumping-off places for offsite info that didn't easily fit in my other categories.
|Links to miscellaneous radio-related WWW and FTP sites with information useful to OTR enthusiasts. Airwaves Journal, antique radios, radio stations on the internet, "new-time" radio links, homepages of real and fictional OTR personalities.|
|Keeping In Touch
Save a stamp - communicate electronically!
|Like to chat with other OTR fans in realtime? Get info on Lois Culver's #oldradio chat site here.|
|The alt.radio.oldtime and alt.binaries.radio.oldtime newsgroups are available on many (but not all) news servers.|
|Old-Time Radio Bulletin Boards:
In addition to the original Old-Time Radio Bulletin Board for general OTR discussions, there are several other old-time radio message boards for your enjoyment, including forums for old-time radio detectives, science fiction shows, kids' shows, soaps, and big band music. Yet another service to help keep OTR fans "connected".
|Do you want your OTR news and views to be delivered to your electronic mailbox? Subscribe to the Internet OTR Digest mailgroup.|
A little info (and bragging, too)!
|History of OTR on The Net|