List of U.S. radio programs


List of U.S. radio programs

The radio programs listed below are all from the United States.

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* "2000 Plus"
* "2000X" (2000)
* "21st Precinct"

A

* "The A&P Gypsies", variety, 1930, NBC-Red, 8:30-9:30 p.m. Mondays); The host and band leader was Harry Horlick; Announcers were Phillips Carlin and Milton Cross. cite book |author=Terrace, Vincent | title=Radio Programs, 1924-1984:A Catalog of Over 1800 Shows | origyear=1999 | publisher= McFarland | location=Jefferson, NC | id= ISBN 0-7864-0351-9] cite book | author=Dunning, John | title=On the Air: The Encyclopedia of Old-Time Radio| origyear=1998 | publisher=Oxford University Press | location=New York | id= ISBN 0-19-507678-8]
* "A.L. Alexander's Goodwill Court", (1936, NBC, 30 minutes weekly)
* "A.L. Alexander's Mediation Board", 1943-1952, Mutual, advice
* "The Abbott and Costello Children's Show", children's, (ABC, 1947-1949)
* "The Abbott and Costello Show", comedy, 30 minutes, (NBC - 1940, 1942-1947, ABC 1947-1949)
*"Abbott Mysteries" (Mutual Broadcasting System, 1945-1947, mystery, 30 minutes). Based on the novels by Frances Crane. The stars were Julie Stevens as Jean Abbott and Charles Webster as Pat Abbott. The writers included Howard Merrill and Ed Adamsom.
* "The Abe Burrows Show", comedy, (1948, CBS, 15 minutes)
* "Abie's Irish Rose", comedy, NBC, 1942-1944, 8:00-8:30 p.m. Sunday)
* "Academy Award Theater", anthology, (CBS, 1946, 30 minutes); Music - Leith Stevens; Producer - Lee Engelbach; Adaptations - Frank Wilson;
* "Accordiana" (1934, CBS, 8:30-9:00 p.m. Tuesday, with soprano Vivienne Segal, tenor Oliver Smith, and the Abe Lyman Orchestra)
* "Acousticon Hour", (1927-1928, NBC, 5:30-6:00 p.m. Sundays)
* "Action", 1945 anthology series; one episode - "High Explosive" with Jane Wyatt, Robert Lowery, and star and narrator William Gargan
* "The Adam Carolla Show" (2006-present)
* "Add a Line", game, ABC, 1949, 30 minutes; Host - John Nelson;
* "The Adele Clark Show", variety, ABC, 1945-1946, 30 minutes; Host and Singer - Adele Clark; Announcer - Gene Kirby; Music - Jack Kelly and his orchestra;
* "Adult Education Series" (1938-1957)
* "Adventure Parade", anthology, MBS, 1946-1949, 15 minutes; Host/Storyteller - John Griggs; Announcer - George Hogan;
* "Adventures by Morse", adventure, syndicated, 1944, 30 minutes; Elliott Lewis, David Ellis, and Russell Thorson as Bart Friday; Barton Yarborough as Skip Turner; Writer/Producer - Carlton E. Morse;
* "Adventures in Odyssey" (1987-present)
* "The Adventures of Babe Ruth"
* "The Adventures of Bill Lance", crime drama, ABC, 1947-1948, 30 minutes; Gerald Mohr as Bill Lance; Announcer - Owen James;
* "The Adventures of Champion", adventure, MBS, 1949-1950, 15 minutes. Adventures of Gene Autry's horse, Champion.
* "The Adventures of Christopher Wells", crime drama, CBS, 1947-1948, 30 minutes. Myron McCormick and Les Damon as Christopher Wells, Charlotte Lawrence and Vicki Vola as Stacy McGill; orchestra - Peter von Streeden.
* "The Adventures of Dick Cole", adventure, syndicated, 1942, 30 minutes. Dick Cole was a comic book character. Leon Janney played Dick Cole. The announcer was Paul Luther and music was by Lew White.
* "The Adventures of Ellery Queen" (1939-1948)
* "The Adventures of Father Brown", crime drama, MBS, 1945, 30 minutes.
* "The Adventures of Frank Merriwell", adventure, NBC, 1946-1949, 30 minutes.
* "The Adventures of Frank Race", adventure, syndicated, 1949-1950, 30 minutes. The stars were Tom Collins and Paul Dubov as Frank Race and Tony Barnett as Mark Donovan. The announcer was Art Gilmore, and the music by Ivan Ditmars.
* "The Adventures of Gracie", (also known as "The Vintage White Owl Program") comedy, CBS, 1934-1935, 30 minutes. The hosts and stars were George Burns and Gracie Allen. Vocalists included The Picken Sisters and the White Owl Buccaneers. The announcer was Bill Goodwin. Robert E. Dolan led the orchestra.
* "The Adventures of Helen and Mary", children's, CBS, 1929-1934, 30 minutes. Became "Let's Pretend". Estelle Levy played Helen, Patricia Ryan played Mary. Maurice Brown was the announcer.
* "The Adventures of Leonidas Witherall", mystery, MBS, 1944-1945, 30 minutes. Starring Walter Hampden as Leonidas Witherall, Agnes Moorehead and Ethel Remey as Mrs. Mollett and Jack MacBryde as Police Sgt. McCloud. The announcer was Carl Caruso, with music by Milton Kane. The program was produced by Roger Bower.
* "The Adventures of Maisie" (1945-1952)
* "The Adventures of Nero Wolfe", mystery, ABC 1943-1944, 30 minutes.
* "The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet" (1944-1954), comedy, CBS 1944-1948, NBC 1948-1949, CBS - 1949, ABC 1949-1954, 30 minutes.
* "The Adventures of Philip Marlowe", crime drama, NBC 1947, CBS 1948-1951.
* "The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin", adventure, MBS, 1955, 30 minutes.
* "The Adventures of Sam Spade" (1946-1951)
* "The Adventures of the Abbotts" mystery, NBC, 1954-1955, 30 minutes. Claudia Morgan as Jean Abbott and Les Damon as Pat Abbott.
* "The Adventures of Superman (radio)" (1938-1951)
* "The Adventures of the Thin Man" (1941-1950)
* "Afropop Worldwide" (1988)
* "Against the Storm" (1939-1952)
* "The Air Adventures of Jimmie Allen" (1933-1943)
* "The Al Franken Show" (2004-2007)
* "The Al Jolson Show" (1932-1949)
* "Al Pearce" (1928-1947)
* "The Aldrich Family" (1939-1953)
* "Alec Templeton Time" (1939-1948)
* "Alex Dreier" (1945-1963)
* "Alka-Seltzer Time"
* "All Songs Considered" (2000-present)
* "All Things Considered" (1971-present)
* "AllNight with Jason Smith" (2005-present)
* "Amazing Facts" (1965-present)
* "The Amazing Nero Wolfe", mystery, MBS 1946, 30 minutes
* "America Calling" (1941)
* "The American Album of Familiar Music" (1931-1951)
* "American Country Countdown" (1973-2005)
* "American Farmer" (1945-1963)
* "The American Forum of the Air" (1937-1956)
* "" (1945-present)
* "American Portraits" (1938-1951)
* "American Radio Warblers" (1937-1952)
* "The American School of the Air" (1930-1948)
* "American Top 40" (1970-1994, 1998-present)
* "America's Town Meeting of the Air" (1935-1956)
* "Amos 'n' Andy" (1929-1960)
* "The Andre Kostelanetz Show" (1932-1948)
* "The Answer Man" (1937-1956)
* "Arch Oboler's Plays" (1939-1940)
* "Archie Andrews" (1943-1953)
* "Are We Alone?" (2003-present))
* "The Armstrong Theater of Today" (1941-1954)
* "The Art of Living" (1949-1958)
* "Art Van Damme" (1940-1952)
* "Arthur Godfrey Time" (1945-1972)
* "Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts" (1946-1958)
* "Arthur Tracy, the Street Singer" (1931-1942)
* "The Atwater Kent Hour"
* "Audience of Two" (2001-present)
* "Aunt Jemima" (1930-1953)
* "Aunt Jenny’s Real Life Stories" (1937-1956)
* "Author's Playhouse" (1941-1945)

B

* "Bachelor's Children" (1935-1946)
* "Back to God Hour" (1948-1963)
* "Back to the Bible" (1939-present)
* "Backstage Wife" (1935-1959)
* "Backtrax USA" (1993-present)
* "Bandstand USA" (1949-1963)
* "Barry Farber" (1960-present)
* "Baukhage Talking" (1942-1953)
* "Bay State Rock with Carmelita" (1986-present)
* "Beaker Street" (1966-present)
* "Believe It Or Not" (1930-1948)
* "The Bell Telephone Hour" (1940-1958)
* "Ben and Brian's Big Top-20 Countdown"
* "The Ben Bernie Show" (1931-1943)
* "Benny Goodman Show" (1936-1946)
* "Betty and Bob" (1932-1941)
* "Betty Crocker Magazine of the Air" (1926-1952)
* "Betty Moore" (1931-1943)
* "Between the Bookends" (1935-1956)
* "Beulah" (1945-1954)
* "The Big Show" (1950-1951)
* "The Big Show" (1995-present)
* "The Big Show with John Boy and Billy
* "Big Sister" (1936-1952)
* "Big Town" (1937-1952)
* "The Billie Burke Show" (1943-1946)
* "The Bing Crosby Show" (1931-1956)
* "Blackhawk" (1950)
* "The Black Mass" (1960-1965)
* "The Black Museum" (1951)
* "Blondie" (1939-1950)
* "Blue Beetle" (1940)
* "Blue Collar Radio" (2005-present)
* "Boake Carter News" (1933-1944)
* "The Bob and Ray Show" (1946-1989)
* "Bob and the Showgram" (2004-present)
* "The Bob and Tom Show" (1983-present)
* "The Bob Becker Program" (1934-1944)
* "The Bob Crosby Show" (1935-1946)
* "The Bob Edwards Show" (2004-present)
* "The Bob Hope Show" (1938-1958)
* "Bobby Benson and the B-Bar-B Riders" (1932-1955)
* "Bold Venture" (1951-1952)
* "Boston Symphony" (1926-1957)
* "Boston Blackie" (1944-1950)
* "The Bottom Forty"
* "Box 13" (1948-1949)
* "Break the Bank" (1945-1955)
* "The Breakfast Club" (1933-1968)
* "Breakfast in Hollywood"
* "Breakfast with Burrows," CBS, 1949. Host: Abe Burrows.
* "Breakfast with Dorothy and Dick" (1945-1960)
* "Breakfast with the Beatles" (1976?-present)
* "Breen and DeRose" (1927-1939)
* "Broadway Is My Beat" (1949-1954)
* "The Brody Nighttime Radio Show"
* "Breakfast with Bubba"
* "Buck Rogers in the 25th Century" (1932-1947)
* "Bulldog Drummond" (1941-1954)
* "Burns and Allen" (1932-1950)

C

* "Cal Tinney" (1938-1953)
* "California Melodies" (1932-1944)
* "Calling America" (1939-1963)
* "Camel Caravan" (1933-1954)
* "The Campbell Playhouse" (1938-1941)
* "Campusanity" (2005-present)
* "Can You Top This?" (1940-1954)
* "Capital Chat"
* "Captain Midnight" (1940-1949)
* "Captain Tim Healy’s Stamp Club" (1933-1945)
* "Car Talk" (1977-present)
* "The Carnation Contented Hour" (1932-1951)
* "Carson Robinson's Buckaroo" (1932-1949)
* "Casey, Crime Photographer" (1943-1955)
* "The Catholic Hour" (1929-1956)
* "Cavalcade of America" (1935-1953)
* "CBS Church of the Air" (1931-1956)
* "CBS Radio Mystery Theater" (1974-1982)
* "CBS Radio Workshop"
* "Challenge of the Yukon" (aka "Sergeant Preston of the Yukon") (1938-1955)
* "The Chamber Music Society of Lower Basin Street" (1940-1952)
* "Champion Spark Plug Hour"
* "Chandu the Magician"
* "The Chase and Sanborn Hour" (1938-1948)
* "ChatterBox Video Game Radio" (2004-present)
* "Cheerio" (1927-1940)
* "Chesterfield Supper Club" (1944-1950)
* "Chicago Theatre of the Air" (1940-1954)
* "Chicken Man" (1966-?)
* "Chuck Cecil’s Swinging Years" (1956 on)
* "Church of the Air" (1937-1963)
* "The Cinnamon Bear"
* "The Cisco Kid" (1942-1954)
* "Cities Service Concert" (1927-1956)
* "Clara, Lu ‘n’ Em" (1931-1945)
* "The Clark Howard Show" (2003-present)
* "Cleveland Symphony Orchestra" (1933-1947)
* "The Clicquot Club Eskimos" (1926-1936)
* "Cloak and Dagger" (1950)
* "Club Matinee" (1937-1946)
* "Club Time" (1945-1954)
* "Coast to Coast AM" with George Noory and Ian Punnett or Art Bell on weekends. (2002-present)
* "Coast to Coast on a Bus" (1927-1948)
* "Coke Time" (1930-1956)
* "Colgate Sports Newsreel" (1939-1957)
* "Cook’s Travelogue" (1926-1939)
* "CounterSpin" (2004-present)
* "Counterspy" (1942-1957)
* "The Couple Next Door" (1937-1960)
* "Crap From The Past" (1992-present)
* "Crime Classics" (1953-1954)
* "Crime Does Not Pay" (1949-1952)
* "Cruisin' America With Cousin Brucie (1986-1992)
* "Curt Massey" (1943-1962)
* "Curtain Time" (1938-1950)
* "Curtis Institute of Music" (1929-1942)

D

* "DVD Talk Radio"
* "The Dan Patrick Show" (1999-present)
* "Dark Fantasy" (1941-1942)
* "A Date with Judy" (1941-1950)
* "Dateline" (1943-1963)
* "Dave & Darren" (2004-present)
* "The Dave Ramsey Show"
* "Dave, Shelly, and Chainsaw"
* "David Harum"
* "The David Lawrence Show"
* "The David Lee Roth Show" (2006)
* "Death Valley Days" (1930-1944)
* "Deep Space"
* "Delilah"
* "Democracy Now!" (1996-present)
* "Dick Tracy"
* "Dick Clark's Rock Roll and Remember" (1982-2006)
* "Dick Clark National Music Survey " (1981-1986)
* "Dimension X" (1950-1951)
* "The Dinah Shore Show" (1939-1956)
* "Does he take Sugar?"
* "Don and Mike" (1985-present)
* "Don’t You Believe It" (1938-1947)
* "Doo-Wop Express"
* "Dorothy Lamour Show" (1935-1949) (1935)
* "Double or Nothing" (1940-1953)
* "Dragnet" (1949-1957)
* "Dr. Christian" (1937-1954)
* "Dr. Demento" (1974-present)
* "Dr. Rock & the Medicine Show" (2003-Present)
* "Dr. I.Q." (1939-1950)
* "Dramas of Youth" (1933-1940s)
* "Drene Time"
* "Drew Mariani"
* "Drew & Mike"
* "The Dudley & Bob Show" (1994-present)
* "Duffy's Tavern" (1941-1951)
* "Dr. Laura" (1994-present)
* "Loveline with Dr. Drew" (1983-present)

E

* "ESPN Radio College GameDay Road Tour" (2000-present)
* "Earplay" (1970s-1980s)
* "Earth & Sky" (1991-present)
* "Eastman School of Music Symphony" (1932-1942)
* "Easy Aces" (1931-1945)
* "EcoTalk"
* "Ed Norris Show"
* "The Ed Schultz Show" (2004-present)
* "Eddie Michaux Congregation" (1933-1953)
* "The Eddy Duchin Show" (1933-1957)
* "The Eddy Howard Orchestra" (1947-1956)
* "The Edgar Bergern/Charlie McCarthy Show" (1937-1956)
* "Edward R. Murrow" (1938-1959)
* "El Vacilón de la Mañana" (1993-present)
* "Eleanor Roosevelt" (1932-1949)
* "Elliot in the Morning" (1999-present)
* "Elmer Davis News" (1939-1955)
* "Emperor Rosko Show"
* "Enna Jettick Melodies" (1928-1939)
* "Escape" (1947-1954)
* "Eternal Light" (1946-1970s)
* "Ethel and Albert"
* "The Eveready Hour" (1923-1930)

F

* "Face the Nation" (1954-1970)
* "Faith in Our Time" (1945-1954)
* "The Falcon" (1943-1954)
* "Falcon's Rock Block" (2007-present)
* "Family Theater" (1947-1957)
* "Famous Jury Trials" (1936-1949)
* "Father Coughlin" (1930-1942)
* "Father Knows Best"
* "The Fat Man"
* "The FBI in Peace and War" (1944-1958)
* "Fibber McGee and Molly" (1935-1956)
* "Fireside chats" (1933-1944)
* "Firestone Concert" (1928-1937)
* "The First Nighter Program" (1930-1953)
* "The Fleischmann's Yeast Hour" (1929-36)
* "Flywheel, Shyster and Flywheel" (1930s)
* "The Ford Sunday Evening Hour" (1934-1946)
* "Fort Laramie" (1956)
* "Foreign Policy Association Program" (1927-1940)
* "Frances Adair" (1935-1938, NBC, with soprano Frances Adair)
* "Frank and Ernest" (1949-1963)
* "The Fred Allen Show" (1932-1949)
* "The Fred Waring Show" (1931-1957)
* "The Freddy Martin Orchestra" (1932-1947)
* "Frederick William Wile" (1926-1936)
* "Friday Night Fights" (1937-1956)
* "Front Page Farrell" (1941-1954)
* "Frontier Gentleman" (1958)
* "Fulton Lewis, Jr." (1937-1956)

G

* "Gabriel Heatter" (1935-1960)
* "Galen Drake Show" (1945-1960)
* "Gamenight"
* "Gang Busters" (1935-1957)
* "Garden Gate" (1941-1956)
* "Gasoline Alley"
* "The General Mills Radio Adventure Theater" (1977)
* "General Motors Concerts" (1934-1957)
* "The George Jessel Show" (1933-1954)
* "Ghost Stories" (1935-1951)
* "The Ginny Simms Show" (1942-1951)
* "The Glenn Beck Program" (2000-present)
* "The Goldbergs" (1929-1947)
* "The Gospel Hour" (1939-present)
* "The Gospel Singer" (1933-1942)
* "Grand Central Station" (1937-1953)
* "Grand Hotel" (1933-1945)
* "Grand Ole Opry" (1925-present)
* "Grand Slam" (1943-1953)
* "Grandpa and the Toad" (1958-1963)
* "The Great Gildersleeve" (1941-1957)
* "The Greatest Story Ever Told" (1947-1956)
* "The Green Hornet" (1938-1952)
* "The Guiding Light" (1937-1952)
* "Gunsmoke" (1952-1961)
* "Guy Lombardo Show" (1929-1957)

H

* "H. R. Baukhage" (1942-1953)
* "The Halls of Ivy" (1949-1952)
* "H. V. Kaltenborn News" (1930-1953)
* "The Happiness Boys"
* "The Happy-Go-Lucky Hour"
* "Happy Jack Turner" (1932-1941)
* "Harry Wismer Sports" (1945-1955)
* "Harvest of Stars" (1945-1950)
* "Have Gun, Will Travel" (1957-1963)
* "Hawaii Calls"
* "Heartbeat Theatre" (1956-1977)
* "Hedda Hopper" (1939-1951)
* "Helen Hayes Theater" (1935-1946)
* "The Henry Morgan Show" (1940-1951)
* "Here on Earth - Radio Without Borders" (2003- )
* "Here, There, and Everywhere" (2005-present)
* "The Herd"
* "The Hermit's Cave" (1935? – 1944)
* "Hilltop House" (1937-1955)
* "Hobby Lobby" (1937-1944)
* "Hot and fresh" (2006-Present)
* "The Hour of Charm" (1935-1948)
* "Hour of Decision" (1953-present)
* "Hour of Faith" (1942-1956)
* "House of Glass" (1935-1954)
* "Housekeeper’s Chat" (1926-1944)
* "Howard K. Smith" (1945-1956)
* "The Howard Stern Radio Show (until January 2006)"
* "Howie Chisek" (1972-present)
* " The Hilary Duff Show (1987-1990)

I

* "I Love a Mystery" (1939-1952)
* "I Love Lucy" (1952)
* "I Was a Communist for the FBI" (1952-1954)
* "Information Please" (1938-1948)
* "Inner Sanctum Mysteries" (1941-1952)
* "Invitation to Learning" (1940-1963)
* "The Ipana Troubadors"
* "Irene Beasley" (1930-1939)
* "Irene Rich Show" (1933-1944)
* "Irving Aaronson Orchestra" (1935, NBC)
* "It Pays to Be Ignorant"
* "It Pays to Be Married" (1944-1955)
* "It’s Your Business" (1944-1956)

J

* "Jack Armstrong the All American Boy" (1933-1950)
* "The Jack Benny Program" (1932-1955)
* "Jack Berch and His Boys" (1935-1952)
* "The Jack Carson Show" (1943-1956)
* "The Jack Eigen Show" (1951-1971)
* "Jack Kirkwood Show" (1943-1953)
* "The Jack Pearl Show" (1932-1951)
* "The Jan Garber Orchestra" (1934-1967)
* "The Jane Pickens Show" (1948-1957)
* "Jean Shepherd" (1948-1977)
* "The Jim Bohannon Show" (1993-present)
* "The Jim Backus Show" (1947-1958)
* "The Jim Rome Show" (1996-present)
* "The Jimmy Wakely Show" (1946-1958)
* "John R. Gambling" (2000-present)
* "John McVane" (1945-1956)
* "Johnny Modero, Pier 23" (1947)
* "The Johnson Family" (1941-1950)
* "Joseph C. Harsch" (1947-1956)
* "Joyce Jordan, Girl Interne" (1938-1955)
* "Judy and Jane" (1932-1943)
* "The Judy Canova Show" (1943-1953)
* "Jungle Jim" (1935-1954)
* "Junior Miss" (1942-1954)
* "Just Plain Bill" (1932-1955)

K

* "The Kate Smith A&P Bandwagon" (1936, CBS, 8-9:00 p.m. Thursdays)
* "The Kate Smith Hour" (1930-1958)
* "Kate Smith's Coffee Time" (1935, CBS, 7:30-7:45 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday)
* "Kay Kyser's Kollege of Musical Knowledge" (1938-1949)
* "King Biscuit Flower Hour" (1973-present)
* "Kraft Music Hall" (1933-1949)

L

* "Land of the Lost" (1944-1948)
* "The Landt Trio" (1928-1951)
* "The Lanny Ross Show" (1929-1952)
* "The Larry King Show" (1978-present)
* "The Lars Larson Show"
* "The Laura Ingraham Show" (2001-present)
* "The Lazlow Jones Show" (through 2005)
* "Leading Question" (1953-1963)
* "The Les Paul Show"
* "Let George Do It" (1946-1955)
* "Let's Dance" (1934-1935)
* "Let's Pretend" (1937-1954)
* "Life Can Be Beautiful" (1938-1954)
* "Life Online with Bob Parsons" (2005-present)
* "The Life of Riley" (1944-1951)
* "The Light of the World" (1940-1950)
* "Lights Out" (1934-1947)
* "The Linda Chavez Show"
* "Linda’s First Love" (1939-1950)
* "Little Orphan Annie" (1931-1943)
* "Live From the 60's With the Real Don Steele" (1988-1993)
* "The Lone Ranger" (1933-1954)
* "Longines Symphonette" (1943-1958)
* "Looking Over the Week" (1933-1946)
* "The Louella Parsons Show" (1931-1951)
* "Louisiana Hayride" (1948-1958)
* "Lone Journey" (1940-1952)
* "Long John Nebel"
* "Lorenzo Jones" (1937-1955)
* "Lowell Thomas and the News" (1930-1976)
* "Lum and Abner" (1931-1953)
* "The Lutheran Hour" (1930-present)
* "Lux Radio Theater" (1934-1955)

M

* "Ma Perkins" (1933-1960)
* "Magic Island"
* "Major Bowe's Capitol Family Hour" (1925-1941)
* "Major Bowe's Original Amateur Hour" (1935-1946)
* "The Man Called X" (1944-1952)
* "Manhattan Merry-Go-Round" (1933-1949)
* "The March of Time" (1931-1945)
* "The Mark & Brian Show" (1987-present)
* "Mark Trail" (1950-1952)
* "Marketplace (radio program)" (1989-present)
* "Martin Agronsky" (1944-1956)
* "The Mary Lee Taylor Show" (1937-1954)
* "Mary Margaret McBride" (1937-1954)
* "Mary Small" (1934-1946)
* "Maurice, the Singer of Romance" (1935, NBC, Morrie Abrams, singer)
* "Meet Corliss Archer" (1943-1955)
* "The Mercury Theater on the Air" (1938-1939)
* "Meredith Willson" (1936-1954)
* "Message of Israel" (1935-1956)
* "Metropolitan Opera" (1931-present)
* "Metropolitan Opera Auditions of the Air" (1935-1958)
* "The Michael Medved Show" (1996-present)
* "The Michael Reagan Radio Show" (1992-present)
* "Michael Shayne", crime drama, ABC, 1952-1953, 30 minutes. Robert Sterling played Mike Shayne, with Judith Parrish as Phyllis Knight. Music by John Duffy. [1]
* "The Mickey Mouse Theater of the Air" (1938)
* "Midweek Hymn Sing" (1926-1936)
* "Midweek Politics" (2005-present)
* "The Mike Malloy Show" (2004-present)
* "Mike and the Mad Dog" (1992-present)
* "The Mildred Bailey Revue" (1933-1944)
* "The Milton Berle Show" (1939-1948)
* "Modern Romances" (1936-1955)
* "Molle Mystery Theater" (1943-1954)
* "Mom's the Word" (2007-present)
* "Monday Morning Headlines" (1944-1956)
* "Monitor" (1955-1975)
* "Morgan Beatty News" (1942-1953)
* "Morning Edition" (1979-present)
* "Morning Sedition" (2004-2005)
* "Morning Sickness with Eric and Harrison" (2006-present)
* "The Morton Downey Show" (1930-1951)
* "Mr. and Mrs. North" (1942-1954)
* "Mr. District Attorney" (1939-1953)
* "Mr. Keen, Tracer of Lost Persons" (1937-1955)
* "Murder at Midnight" (1946-1947)
* "Music and the Spoken Word" (Mormon Tabernacle Choir) (1929-present)
* "Music Appreciation Hour" (1928-1941)
* "Music from Hollywood" (1937-1950)
* "Music That Satisfies" (1932-1945)
* "Musical Album" (1927-1936)
* "My Favorite Husband" (1948-1951)
* "My Friend Irma" (1947-1954)
* "My Little Margie" (1952-1955)
* "Myrt and Marge" (1931-1947)
* "The Mysterious Traveler" (1943-1952)
* "Mystery Chef" (1931-1945)

N

* "National Barn Dance" (1933-1950)
* "National Church of the Air" (1927-1956)
* "The National Farm and Home Hour" (1929-1958)
* "National Radio Forum" (1931-1943)
* "The Navy Hour" (1930-1954)
* "NBC Music Appreciation Hour" (1929-1941)
* "NBC Symphony Orchestra" (1937-1954)
* "The Neal Boortz Show" (1977-present)
* "Nell Vinick" (1929-1942)
* "Nelson Olmsted" (1939-1951)
* "The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" (1939-1947)
* "The New Adventures of Nero Wolfe" (1950–1951)
* "New York Philharmonic Orchestra" (1927-1963)
* "News on the Hour" (1950, NBC, with newscaster Robert Abernethy)
* "Newsroom of the Air" (1940-1955)
* "Nick Carter, Master Detective" (1943-1955)
* "Nightbeat" (1950-1952)
* "Nights with Alice Cooper" (2004-present)
* "Noah Webster Says" (1942-1951)
* "Northwestern University Reviewing Stand" (1936-1963)

O

* "Of Men and Books" (1939-1948)
* "Official Detective" (1946-1957)
* "Oklahoma City Symphony Orchestra" (1949-1963)
* "The Old-Fashioned Revival Hour" (1936-1961)
* "The Old Gold Program" (1933-1948)
* "On the Line with Bob Considine" (1947-1963)
* "One Man's Family" (1932-1959)
* "One Night Stand" (1942-1962)
* "The O’Neills" (19343-1943)
* "Open House Party" (1988-present)
* "The Opie & Anthony Show" (1994-present)
* "The Original Amateur Hour"
* "Our Gal Sunday" (1937-1959)
* "Our Miss Brooks" (1948-1957)

P

* "Painted Dreams" (1930-1938?)
* "The Passing Parade" (1938-1949)
* "Pat Novak for Hire"
* "Paul Harvey" (1950-present)
* "The Paul Whiteman Hour" (1927-1954)
* "The Pause That Refreshes" (1934-1948)
* "People Are Funny" (1942-1960)
* "The People’s Platform" (1938-1952)
* "Pepper Young’s Family" (1936-1959)
* "The Perry Como Show" (1943-1955)
* "Perry Mason" (1943-1955)
* "Pete Kelly's Blues" (1951)
* "The Phil Cook Show" (1930-1952)
* "The Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show" (1948-1954)
* "Phil Hendrie Show"
* "The Philadelphia Symphony" (1932-1957)
* "The Philip Morris Playhouse" (1939-1953)
* "Pick and Pat" (1934-1945)
* "Planetary Radio" (2002-present)
* "Planet Mikey" (2005-present)
* "The Playhouse" (2000-present)
* "Portia Faces Life" (1940-1951)
* "A Prairie Home Companion" (1974-present)
* "Problem Corner"
* "Professor Quiz" (1936-1948)
* "Proudly We Hail" (1947-1957)

Q

* "Queen for a Day" (1945-1957)
* "Quiet Please" (1947-1949)
* "Quiz Kids" (1940-1953?)

R

* "Radio Bible Class" (1940-1961)
* "Radio Bible Hour" (1935-present)
* "Radio City Music Hall" (1932-1942)
* "Radio Daze" (1996-1998)
* "The Radio Factor with Bill O'Reilly"
* "The Radio Guild" (1929-1940)
* "Rambling with Gambling" (1925-2000)
* "The Ranch Boys" (1934-1956)
* "Ray Perkins" (1930-1941)
* "Raymond Gram Swing" (1936-1951)
* "The Red Foley Show" (1951-1961)
* "Red Ryder" (1942-1951)
* "The Red Skelton Show" (1941-1952)
* "Religion in the News" (1933-1950)
* "The Richard Maxwell Show" (1929-1946)
* "Rick and Bubba
* "Rick Rydell (2001-present)
* "Right to Happiness" (1939-1960)
* "Rin-Tin-Tin" (1930-1955)
* "Ring of Fire" (2004-present)
* "Road of Life" (1937-1959)
* "The Rob Arnie and Dawn Show" (1996-present)
* "The Robert Q. Lewis Show" (1945-1959)
* "The Rochester Orchestra" (1929-1942)
* "Rock & Religion Radio Show" (A.K.A. "Rock Scope") (1977-1981)
* "Romance" (1932-1957)
* "The Romance of Helen Trent" (1933-1960)
* "Rosemary" (1944-1955)
* "Roy Rogers Show" (1944-1955)
* "The Rubinoff Orchestra" (1931-1943)
* "The Rudy Vallée Show" (1929-1947)
* "Rush Limbaugh" (1988-present)
* "Rovers Morning Glory" (2003-present)

* "Say it loud teen radio"
* "Sacred Heart Program"
* "The Sammy Kaye Show" (1937-1956)
* "Saturday Night Serenade" (1936-1948)
* "The Savage Nation with Michael Savage" (2000-present)
* "SCORE (306) Radio: Counselors to America's Small Business" (1998-present) on WVOX
* "Scattergood Baines" (1938-1950)
* "The Screen Guild Theater" (1939-1952)
* "The Sealed Book" (1945)
* "The Sean Hannity Show" (nationally 2001-present)
* "Second Husband" (1937-1946)
* "Second Mrs. Burton" (1946-1960)
* "Selected Shorts"
* "Sergeant Preston of the Yukon" (1946-1955)
* "Seth Parker" (1929-1939)
* "The Shadow" (1937-1954)
* "Silver Theater" (1937-1950)
* "Sinfonietta" (1935-1945)
* "Singin' Sam" (1930-1947)
* "Singing Story Lady" (1932-1941)
* "Singin' Sam" (1930-1947)
* "The Six Shooter" (1952-1954)
* *"Sleep No More"
* "Smilin' Ed Maxwell Show" (1932-1941)
* "Smoke Dreams" (1928-1946)
* "Snow Village Sketches" (1928-1947)
* "The Sound of Young America"
* "The Southernaires Quartette" (1930-1951)
* "Space Patrol" (1952-1955)
* "The Sportsbash"
* "The Stan Freberg Show" (1957)
* "Stan Lomax" (1935-1944)
* "Star and the Story" (1944)
* "Stella Dallas" (1938-1955)
* Stoopnagle and Budd (1930-37)
* "Story of Mary Marlin" (1935-1952)
* "Stop Me If You've Heard This One" (1939-1948)
* "Story Time" (1929-1956)
* "Strictly from Dixie" (1941-1954)
* "The Strange Dr. Weird" (1944-45)
* "Strike It Rich" (1947-1957)
* "Stroke of Fate" (1953)
* "Studio One"
* "Suspense" (1942-1962)
* "Swingin' Years" (1956-2006)

T

* "T3: Trends, Tips & Tools for Everyday Living" (2003-2004) on WVOX
* "Take It or Leave It" (1940-1952)
* "Tales of Fatima" (1949)
* "Tales of the Texas Rangers" (1950-1952)
* "Tarzan" (1932-1953)
* "The Ted Lewis Show" (1934-1948)
* "The Ted Steele Orchestra" (1939-1955)
* "Tech Talk Radio" (2000-present)
* "Terry and the Pirates" (1937-1948)
* "Texaco Star Theater" (1938-1948)
* "Theatre Guild on the Air" (1945-1954)
* "The Lives of Harry Lime" (1951-1952)
* "The Third Shift" (2004- present)
* "This American Life" (1995-present)
* "This I Believe" (1951-1955, 2005-present)
* "This Is Nora Drake" (1947-1959)
* "This Is Your FBI" (1945-1953)
* "The Thom Hartmann Program" (2003-present)
* "The Three Suns" (1940-1956)
* "Time After Island Time"
* "Today's Children" (1932-1938)
* "Tom Corbett, Space Cadet" (1952)
* "The Tom Joyner Morning Show" (1994-present)
* "The Tom Leykis Show" (1994-present)
* "Tom Mix" (1933-1950)
* "Tommy & the Bull" (1990-1995)
* "Tommy & Rumble" (1995-present)
* "Tommy Riggs and Betty Lou" (1938-1946)
* "Tom Terris" (1932-1941)
* "The Tommy Dorsey Show" (1937-1947)
* "This is Hell (1998-present)
* "Tony Won’s Scrapbook" (1930-1943)
* "Total Axxess" (on)
* "The Town Crier" (1929-1943)
* "The Old Trailblazer" (1951-present)
* "Treasury Agent" (1946-1958)
* "True Confessions" (1944-1958)
* "True Detective Mysteries" (1929-1958)
* "True or False" (1938-1956)
* "Truth or Consequences" (1940-1957)
* "Tune Detective" (1931-1947)
* "Twenty Questions" (1946-1954)

U

* "University of Chicago Round Table" (1933-1955)

V

* "Valiant Lady" (1938-1952)
* "Vic and Sade" (1932-1957)
* "Victor Lindlahr" (1936-1953)
* "Viva America" CBS (1942 -1949)
* "The Vintage White Owl Program" (see "The Adventures of Gracie")
* "The Voice of Experience" (1933-1944)
* "The Voice of Firestone" (1928-1957)
* "The Voice of Truth" (1943-present)
* "Voice of Prophecy" (1941-present)
* "Vox Pop" (1935-1947)
* "Voyage of the Scarlet Queen" (1947-1948)

W

* "Waffles radio [http://wafflesradio.com website] (2006 - Present)
* "Walter Winchell’s Journal" (1932-1955)
* "Walton & Johnson"
* "Waltz Time" (1933-1948)
* "Washington Merry-Go-Round" (1935-1953)
* "We Love and Learn" (1942-1951)
* "We, the People" (1936-1951)
* "Weekend 22" (? - Present)
* "Weekend Edition" (1985-present)
* "Wendy Warren and the News" (1947-1958)
* "Whad'Ya Know?" (1985-present)
* "What’s My Name?" (1938-1950)
* "What’s the Name of That Song?" (1944-1954)
* "When a Girl Marries" (1939-1958)
* "The Whisperer" (1951)
* "The Whistler" (1942-1955)
* "The Wife Saver" (1932-1942)
* "Wilderness Road" (1936-1945)
* "Wings of Healing" (1952-1963)
* "Wings Over Jordan" (1939-1949)
* "Woman in White" (1938-1947)
* "The Woody Herman Show" (1945-1956)
* "Words and Music" (1931-1945)
* "World News Today" (1941-1963)
* "Worldview" (1994-present)
* "Wreckless media radio" (2005-present)

X

* "X Minus One" (1955-1958)
* "The Xavier Cugat Show" (1933-1944)

Y

* "You Bet Your Life" (1947-1950)
* "Young Dr. Malone" (1939-1960)
* "Young Widder Brown" (1938-1956)
* "Your Business Matters" (2000-2004) on WVOX
* "Your Hit Parade" (1935-1959)
* "Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar" (1949-1962)
* [http://www.yourhealthfirst.com "Your Health First" hosted by Joe Galati, M.D.heard every Sunday night at 7:00 p.m. (central time) on Houston's 740 KTRH (www.yourhealthfirst.com)(2005-Present)]

Z

* "The Zero Hour"
* "The Ziegfeld Follies of the Air"

References

*Sies, Luther F. "Encyclopedia of American radio 1920-1960". Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2000. ISBN 0-7864-0452-3
*Terrace, Vincent (1981). "The Radio's Golden Years: Encyclopedia of Radio Programs, 1930-1960." A. S. Barnes.

ee also

* List of Canadian radio programs
* List of old-time radio people
* List of old-time radio programs
* List of UK radio programs


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