“Big Band Files” with Doug Miles Featuring an Interview with Doc Severinsen

Doug Miles talks with the great Doc Severinsen of “The Tonight Show” in this episode of the “Big Band Files” originally aired on WSRQ radio in Sarasota, FL March 2, 2007.





“Book Talk” Guest Jennet Conant Author “The Great Secret the Classified WWII Disaster that Launched the War on Cancer”

Doug Miles talks with Jennet Conant Author “The Great Secret the Classified WWII Disaster that Launched the War on Cancer” on “Talk Across America” Book link available below:





Mort Sahl “San Francisco & 1960 Debates” on The Ed Sullivan Show

Mort Sahl is one of the best and underrated standup comedians. He always seemed like he was making it up as he went along. He always had topical material. Here is an appearance a few weeks before the 1960 Presidential election from San Francisco Oct. 16, 1960.





Phyllis Diller “World’s Worst Driver” on The Ed Sullivan Show

One of the legends in comedy, Phyllis Diller on the Ed Sullivan Show July 9, 1961.





Deana Martin’s Friday Internet Show 9-11-20





“Big Band Files” Guest David Lehman Author “Sinatra’s Century 100 Notes on the Man and his World”

Doug Miles talks with David Lehman author “Sinatra’s Century 100 Notes on the Man and His World”.





Jackie Mason “Communication Skills” on The Ed Sullivan Show

I believe this was Jackie’s last appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show (Sept. 18, 1966). Looked like he knew it would be as he gave Ed the business about the gestures and ended with the impression. Jackie had said it hurt his career when he was banned (for 2 years), but he was still on variety shows throughout the 60’s like Dean Martin’s Show and The Smothers Brothers.





“Book Talk” Guest Catherine Newman Author “How To Be A Person”

Doug Miles talks with Catherine Newman author “How To Be A Person: 65 Hugely Useful, Super-Important Skills to Learn Before You’re Grown Up” on “Talk Across America”. Book link available below:





Bing Crosby and Dean Martin Classic Duet

Two legendary entertainers, Bing Crosby and Dean Martin doing a medley of Bing’s hits from the Dean Martin Show 4-13-67. You just don’t see this kind of talent anymore.





Jackie Vernon “Lack Of Personality” on The Ed Sullivan Show

Another great performance by the master of the deadpan delivery, Jackie Vernon on the Ed Sullivan Show March 15, 1964.





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