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Yesterday Today
Saturdays at 10pm

Yesterday Today presents the best of yesterday’s radio today! Hosts Jake and Maclane Westbrook dig into their personal collections to present the old music, sitcoms, dramas, westerns and more that aired on radio waves as much as 90 years ago. In addition to that, there's an assortment of colorful characters who hang around their studio space- from a dubious conniving lawyer to the dutiful janitor/radio tower climber. Come join them in their journey through the sounds of yesteryear… the past never sounded so good!

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Latest Episodes
  • This week, Maclane and Jake are camping out in the woods with Fibber McGee and Phil Harris, in between swatting mosquitoes and tracking down a wild animal.
  • Grab your peanuts and your Cracker Jacks, the theme today is baseball, with some vintage baseball themed music, and the legendary Abbott and Costello episode... and an attempt to wrangle the Yesterday Today crew into joining a community ball team.
  • The goal of the show today is to kick back and take things easy with some music and an episode of Stan Freberg, but Jake's running late and Sydney's heart is set on a stirring performance.
  • In honor of the Fourth of July weekend, we salute our country with some patriotic songs and an episode of Father Knows Best, while behind the scenes our producer has some ideas for reworking the show.
  • Fishing is the name of the game today as we cast a line with Fibber McGee and Molly, Archie Andrews, and another one of our old friends that seem to show up at the strangest times.
  • This week, we take our annual look at the American father and tune in to Bob Hope, Jack Benny, and The Life of Riley. Our janitor, meanwhile, is pleased as punched to inform us of his own newfound fatherhood, though it's a bit non-traditional.
  • We're moseying through the sagebrush this week, as we meet an old friend of ours in Chugwater, Wyoming, and present some cowboy tunes along with an episode of The Six Shooter.
  • Maclane, Jake, and their lawyer Willie are on the road to a convention in Chicago. Along the way they listen to a few jaunty traveling tunes, and an episode of the Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show.
  • Maclane and Jake have fired up the grill and prepared some music and Old Time Radio to celebrate the start of summer, and behind the scenes their lawyer has a business proposition for the station.
  • Detectives are the theme today as we hear from Johnny Dollar and The Saint, starring Vincent Price. Behind the scenes, our old janitor buddy drops by with an odd employment request.