The 1920s Radio Network is proud to say that we are the exclusive authority on the Big Band Years and the Pre Big Band Era. We have over 25,000 songs in our library spanning 1900-1950.

Below is a list of about 350 of the major artists that we play on a daily basis. We would like to thank and Big Bands Database Plus for the informative links provided for most of the early jazz artists.

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American Quartet

Ames Brothers

Andrews Sisters

Andy Kirk

Andy Russell

Anson Weeks

Arden Ohman

Annette Hanshaw

Art Hickman

Art Gillham

Art Kassel

Art Landry

Art Lund

Art Mooney

Arthur Godfrey

Artie Shaw


Barney Bigard

Bea Wain

Belle Baker

Ben Bernie

Ben Pollack

Ben Selvin

Bennie Moten

Benny Carter

Benny Goodman

Benny Krueger

Benson Orchestra

Bernie Cummins

Bert Hirsch

Bert Lown

Bessie Smith

Betty Hutton

Billie Holiday

Billy Butterfield

Billy Cotton

Billy Eckstine

Billy Jones

Billy Murray

Bing Crosby

Bix Beiderbecke

Blanche Calloway

Blossom Seeley

Bob Chester

Bob Crosby

Bob Howard

Bob Wills

Bobby Hackett

Bobby Sherwood

Boots & Buddies

Boswell Sisters

Brox Sisters

Buck Clayton

Buddy Clark

Buddy Johnson

Buddy Morrow

Bunny Berigan


Cab Calloway

California Ramblers

Carl Fenton

Carroll Gibbons

Casa Loma Orch


Charles Harrison

Charleston Chasers

Charlie Barnet

Charlie Kunz

Charlie Spivak

Chick Bullock

Chick Webb

Clarence Williams

Claude Hopkins

Claude Thornhill

Cliff Edwards

Cleo Brown

Clyde McCoy

Cole Porter

Coleman Hawkins

Connee Boswell

Coon Sanders

Count Basie


Dick Haymes

Dick Jurgens

Dick McDonough

Dick Powell

Dick Robertson

Dick Todd

Dinah Shore

Dinning Sisters

Django Reinhardt

Doris Day

Dorsey Brothers

Dolly Dawn

Don Bestor

Don Redman

Don Voorhees

Donald Novis

Duke Ellington


Earl Burtnett

Earl Hines

Eddie Arnold

Eddie Cantor

Eddie Condon

Eddie Heywood

Eddie South

Eddie Duchin

Eddie Howard

Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Mae Morse

Elliot Lawrence

Emil Coleman

Enric Madriguera

Ernest Hare

Erskine Hawkins

Ethel Merman

Ethel Waters

Evelyn Knight


Fanny Brice

Fats Waller

Flanagan and Allen

Fletcher Henderson

Four King Sisters

Francis Craig

Frances Langford

Frank Crumit

Frank Sinatra

Frankie Carle

Frankie Laine

Frankie Masters

Frankie Trumbauer

Fred Astaire

Fred Rich

Fred Waring

Freddie Slack

Freddy Martin


Gene Austin

Gene Autrey

Gene Krupa

George Olsen

George Formby

George Hall

George Wettling

Georgia Washboard Stompers

Gerald Wiggins

Gertrude Lawerence

Glen Gray

Glenn Miller

Golden Gate Quartet

Gordon Jenkins

Gordon MacRae

Gracie Fields

Gray Gordon

Gus Arnheim

Guy Lombardo


Hal Kemp

Hal Mcintyre

Harry Arnold

Harry James

Harry Richman

Harry Roy

Helen Forrest

Helen Kane

Helen Morgan

Henry Allen

Henry Busse

High Hatters

Hoagy Charmichael

Horace Heidt

Horace Henderson

Hoosier Hot Shots

Hudson Delange


Ina Ray Hutton

Ink Spots

Ipana Troubadors

Irving Fazola

Irving Kaufman

Isham Jones

Ivie Anderson


Jack Denny

Jack Harris

Jack Hylton

Jack Jackson

Jack Jenney

Jack Teagarden

James P Johnson

Jan Garber

Jan Savitt

Jay McShann

Jean Goldkette

Jelly Roll Morton

Jesse Crawford

Jimmie Grier

Jimmie Lunceford

Jimmie Noon

Jimmy Dorsey

Jimmy Durante

Jo Stafford

Joe Marsala

Joe Venuti

John Hardee

John Kirby

John Mcormack

John Steel

Johnny Green

Johnny Hamp

Johnny Hodges

Johnny Long

Johnny Marvin

Johnny Mercer

Joseph C Smith

Judy Garland June Christy


Kate Smith

Kay Kyser

Kay Starr

Kenny Baker

Kenny Clark

King Oliver


Larry Clinton

Lee Morse

Leo Reisman

Les Brown

Lew Stone

Lewis James

Libby Holman

Lil Armstrong

Lionel Hampton

Little Jack Little

Louis Armstrong

Louis Jordan

Louis Prima

Lud Gluskin

Luis Russell


Mamie Smith

Margaret Whiting

Marion Harris

Marion Morgan

Martha Tilton

Mary Lou Williams

Maxine Sullivan

Meade Lewis

Mel Torme

Merry Macs

McKinney's Cotton Pickers

Mezz Mezzrow

Miff Mole

Mildred Bailey

Mills Blue Rhythm Band

Mills Brothers

Mitchell Ayeres


Morton Downey

Muggsy Spanier


Nat Brandywynne

Nat King Cole Trio

Nat Shilkret

Nick Lucas

Noble Sissle

Noel Coward

Nora Bayes



Original Dixieland Jazz Band

Orrin Tucker

Ozzie Nelson



Patti Page

Paul Biese Trio

Paul Robeson

Paul Weston

Paul Whitman

Peggy Lee

Perry Como

Phil Harris

Pied Pipers

Putney Dandridge



Ralph Flanagan

Ralph Marterie

Ray McKinley

Ray Miller

Ray Noble

Raymond Scott

Red Nichols

Red Norvo

Reginald Foresythe


Rex Stewart

Richard Himber

Roger Wolfe Kahn

Roy Eldridge

Rudy Vallee

Russ Columbo

Russ Morgan

Ruth Etting



Sam Donahue

Sam Lanin

Sammy Kaye

Sarah Vaughan

Sauter Finegan

Shep Fields

Si Zentner

Sidney Bechet

Skeets Tolbert

Slim Gaillard

Smith Ballew

Sophie Tucker

Spike Jones

Stan Kenton

Stuff Smith

State Street Ramblers



Ted Fio Rito

Ted Heath

Ted Lewis

Ted Wallace

Ted Weems

Teddy Hill

Teddy Wilson

Tempo King

Tex Beneke

The Five Red Caps

Tom Gerun

Tommy Dorsey

Tommy Tucker

Tony Martin

Tony Pastor

Trummy Young


Valaida Snow

Van and Schenck

Vaughn Deleath

Vaughn Monroe

Vera Lynn

Vic Damone

Victor Young


Wayne King

Wendell Hall

Whispering Jack Smith

Will Bradley

Willie Smith

Wingy Manone

Woody Herman


Xavier Cugat


Yerba Buena Jazz Band


Ziggy Elman

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