Adventures in Sound

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Adventures in Sound is a free-form show that explores music spanning more than 120 years of recorded sound.

Since September 2005, host Dennis Campa has highlighted a variety of music from his collection of 20,000 plus records and cd's. 

Among the sounds you may hear: century old recordings by noted vaudevillians; musical oddities only found in thrift stores; vintage blues & jazz sides; and records made by movie and television stars.

Many well known writers, historians, deejays, and musicians have been interviewed on the show over the years.  A personal show highlight was a phone interview with Dr. Demento in October 2009.

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Adventures in Sound

Artistsort descending Title Album Play time

49th Parallel

Lazarander Filchy


Sat, 8/23/14 - 1:27 pm Album | Track

999 Eyes Freak Show

Theremin and Saw Duet


Sat, 10/11/14 - 1:26 pm Album | Track

999 Eyes Freak Show

Happy Hour in Hell


Sat, 10/11/14 - 1:21 pm Album | Track

A.J. Marshall

By the Time I Get to Phoenix

There's a Lot of Lovin' in This Old Boy Yet

Sat, 8/16/14 - 1:14 pm Album | Track

Abbott and Costello

Nylon Stockings (excerpt)

The Kings of Komedy

Sat, 10/4/14 - 1:49 pm Album | Track

Abbott and Costello

Who's on First?

On Radio

Sat, 10/4/14 - 1:22 pm Album | Track

Abe Lyman and His Orchestra

Sweet Georgia Brown

The Big Broadcast Volume 3

Sat, 1/28/17 - 7:42 pm Album | Track

Abe Lyman's California Orchestra

Let's Talk About My Sweetie

The Big Broadcast Volume 2

Sat, 7/5/14 - 1:53 pm Album | Track

Abe Schwartz Orchestra

Sher (Part II)

Klezmer Music

Sat, 8/9/14 - 1:31 pm Album | Track

Ada Jones

When Frances Dances with Me


Sat, 5/20/17 - 6:39 pm Album | Track

Ada Jones

Cuddle Up a Little Closer, Lovey Mine


Sat, 5/20/17 - 6:28 pm Album | Track

Adelaide Hall

I Must Have That Man

Lovely Ladies of Stage and Screen

Sat, 4/29/17 - 5:32 pm Album | Track

Aileen Adler

Journey Through Lament

Theremin for the Masses

Sat, 3/26/16 - 1:50 pm Album | Track

Aileen Stanley

Red Lips Kiss My Blues Away

Wonderful Nonsense

Sat, 7/11/15 - 1:04 pm Album | Track

Aileen Stanley

Keep Your Skirts Down Mary Ann

78 rpm

Sat, 5/20/17 - 6:44 pm Album | Track

Aileen Stanley

Under the Moon

Breezin' Along with the Breeze

Sat, 7/11/15 - 1:56 pm Album | Track

Akim & The Teddy Vann Production Company

Santa Claus is a Black Man

A John Waters Christmas

Sat, 12/23/17 - 7:24 pm Album | Track

Al Bowlly with Lew Stone and His Band

What a Little Moonlight Can Do


Sat, 8/1/15 - 1:06 pm Album | Track

Al Caiola & Riz Ortolani

Holiday on Skis

Christmas Cocktails

Sat, 12/16/17 - 7:29 pm Album | Track

Al Goodman and His Orchestra

Students' March Song

The Student Prince

Sat, 3/22/14 - 1:03 pm Album | Track


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