Category Archives: American Popular Standards

“Artist Spotlight” Singer, Bassist, Broadway Music Coordinator John Miller

Doug Miles talks with singer, actor, bassist and Broadway Music Coordinator John Miller about his new CD “Stage Door Johnny, John Miller Takes on Broadway”, his career as a musician booker for Broadway shows, working with Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett and a few selections from the CD. You can order the CD in the Amazon box below.





“Artist Spotlight” Mel Torme

In this edition of the “Big Band Files with Doug Miles”, we pay tribute to the legendary Mel Torme and hear stories from his son Steve March Torme about his Dad.





Artist Spotlight: Jazz Singer Carol Welsman

Doug Miles talks with Jazz singer and pianist Carol Welsman about her new CD, her career in jazz and more plus a few selections from her new album.





Big Band Files with Doug Miles guest singer/actress Eartha Kitt

In this Big Band Files classic, Doug Miles talks with actress and singer Eartha Kitt who was scheduled to perform in Sarasota back in 2006. Also an interview with James Kaplan who wrote a book with Jerry Lewis titled “Dean and Me”. Originally aired WIBQ, now WSRQ radio in Sarasota, FL.





“Big Band Files” with Doug Miles with Guest Jack Jones





Big Band Files with Doug Miles “Big Band Countdown” Radio Show





Big Band Files with Doug Miles New Year’s Eve Radio Show

Doug Miles hosts this special “New Year’s Eve Big Band Party” as aired originally on WTMY radio.





Big Band Files Salute to Dean Martin

The “Big Band Files” with Doug Miles salutes Dean Martin on his 101st birthday this month with some of his classic songs.





Big Band Files with Doug Miles guest singer Julie Budd

Doug Miles talks with singer Julie Budd. She joins me on this edition of the Big Band Files to talk about her CD of Sinatra songs and her career in show business.





Big Band Files with Doug Miles featuring interview with Frank Sinatra Jr.

Big Band Files show featuring an interview with Frank Sinatra Jr. recorded 2008 before his performance in Sarasota, FL.