Bill Cartwright

Host of Swing with Bill Cartwright

Bill Cartwright brings his passion for 1930’s and 40’s era Big Band music to this entertaining Saturday evening showcase honoring the music of the “Golden Age of Radio.”

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This special episode of Swing with Bill Cartwright commemorates the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

You'll hear popular songs from WWII, including "Any Bonds Today," "When the Lights Go On Again All Over the World," "You Can't Say No to a Soldier," "Rosie the Riveter," "Comin In on a Wing and a Prayer," "G.I. Jive," Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy of Company B," "I'll Be Seeing You," "Bell Bottom Trousers," "I Don't Want to Walk Without You," "No Love, No Nothin," "I Left My Heart at the Stagedoor Canteen," "Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition" and the unforgettable "They're Either Too Young or Too Old."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Harry James' "Shiny Stockings," Lionel Hampton's "Red Top" and Judy Garland's "Almost Like Being in Love."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright we'll warm up ypour weekend with Steve Lawrence's "Baby, It's Cold Outside," Diane Schuur's "Come Rain or Come Shine" and Les Brown's "I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Anita O'Day's "Love For Sale," June Christy's "A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening" and Lena Horne's "Hesitation Blues."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Fletcher Henderson's "Stealin Apples," Tommy Dorsey's "Snootie Little Cutie" and Ella Fitzgerald's "The Muffin Man."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Mel Torme's "This is the Army Mr. Jones," Les Brown's "I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart" and Larry Clinton's "Dipsy Doodle."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Bob Crosby's "Willow Weep For Me," The Mills Brothers' "Flat Foot Floogee" and Rosemary Clooney's "As Time Goes By."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Andrew Sisters' "Bei Mei Bist Du Shoen," Spitfire Band's "G.I. Jive" and Charlie Barnet's "Pompton Turnpike."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Doris Day's "Sentimental Journey," Vaughn Monroe'S "Ghost Riders in the Sky" and Glenn Miller's "Chattanooga Choo-Choo."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Buddy Greco's "My Kind of Girl," Robin McKelle's "You Brought a New Kind of Love to Me" and our own Blue Wisp Big Band performing "You're Driving Me Crazy."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear such hits as Patti Page's "Exactly Like You," Louis Armstrong's "Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me" and Tony Bennett's "Lullaby of Broadway."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Steve Lawrence's "Side By Side," Les Brown's "Tangerine" and Billie Holiday's "Too Marvelous For Words."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Sammy Davis Jr.'s "Bye Bye Blackbird," Frank Sinatra's "You're Getting to be a Habit With Me" and Ella Fitzgerald's "The Blue Room."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear The King Sisters' "Early Autumn," Caterina Valente's "Old Devil Moon" and Lulee Fisher's "Mood Indigo."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Michael Buble's "Dream a Little Dream of Me," Glenn Miller's "PA-6-5000" and Charlie Spivak's "Stardust."

We're all about names this week on Swing with Bill Cartwright as you'll hear Buddy Rich's "Shorty George," The Andrew Sisters' "Oh Johnny, Oh Johnny, Oh" and Ella Fitzgerald's "Johnny One Note."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Tommy Dorsey's "Song of India," Cleo Laine's "When I Take My Sugar to Tea" and Rosemary Clooney's "We're in the Money."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright, you'll hear Mildred Bailey's "When Day is Done," Robin McKelle's "Night and Day" and Ella Fitzgerald's "This Can't Be Love."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright, you'll hear Glenn Miller's "St. Louis Blues March," Chris Connor's "Jeepers Creepers" and June Christy's "Skyliner."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright, you'll hear Mills Brothers' "Nagasaki," Charlie Barnet's "Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie" and Julie London's "The One I Love Belongs to Somebody."

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