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“Big Band Files” with Doug Miles Artist Spotlight Singer Matt Monro

On this edition of the “Big Band Files” we pay tribute to the great international singer Matt Monro






“Big Band Files” with Doug Miles Artist Spotlight: Singer/Comedienne Dorothy Loudon

The Big Band Files with Doug Miles pays tribute to one of legends of Broadway Dorothy Loudon.






“Big Band Files” with Doug Miles Artist Spotlight: Singer Frank D’Rone

The Big Band Files with Doug Miles pays tribute to one of the best and also most underrated singers of the American Popular Standards and Jazz, Frank D’Rone.






Remembering Frank Sinatra Jr today on what would’ve been his 76th birthday

Frank Sinatra Jr. was my guest on this edition of “The Big Band Files with Doug Miles” radio show. He tells stories of working with his Dad. Recorded March 2008 prior to Frank’s appearance at the Van Wezel Hall in Sarasota, FL.






“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” Tribute to Doris Day

“Big Band Files with Doug Miles” tribute show to the great Doris Day





Happy 102nd Birthday to Dino!





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 “Salute to Baseball”

On this edition of the “Big Band Files” we salute baseball with some of the great moments in play-by-play along with songs about the game. Voices include: Ernie Harwell, Curt Gowdy, Red Barber, Vin Scully and Jerry Doggett.

You’ll hear Jerry Doggett call the final inning of Sal Maglie’s no-hitter in a vintage 1956 radio broadcast and Vin Scully will do the postgame recap. You’ll also hear a rare interview with Joe DiMaggio by my co-host on “Sports Talk” Don Henderson. Songs include: Talkin’ Baseball, I Saw it on the Radio, There Used to be a Ballpark, Van Lingle Mungo, Baseball Blues, My Wife Saw the Dodgers Play at Ebbets Field and more.





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