Radio Retropolis

Radio Retropolis

Radio Retropolis

CATEGORY: Arts
A network of podcasts under several genres relating to the retro pop culture field and how these features are relevant to everyone today. Retro doesn't mean old. It's about a style and a vibe that gives you your passion. These podcasts will consist of classic radio dramas and commentary from Jim Romanovich, blogs, new interviews from individuals who contributed to the pop culture experience, and high-end audio documentaries.
  1. August 24, 2021
    28 min
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    The Dragnet Radio Podcast #106-The Big Crazy
    A woman is missing yet her disappearance is reported three months later. There is no trace of her. No lead whatsoever.  Commentary on Dragnet shifting its regular storytelling formula.
  2. July 24, 2021
    36 min
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    The Dragnet Radio Podcast #79-The Big Cast
    Friday questions Henry Ross, a suspect in a man's disappearance, which Friday believes is actually a murder.  Commentary on the unusual format of this episode which starts right at the interrogation and never l…
  3. July 23, 2021
    31 min
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    The Dragnet Radio Podcast #78-The Big Children
    An eight-year-old boy and his sister have been going from door to door begging for food even though they are from well-to-do parents.  Commentary on yet another award won by Dragnet.  This one was The Motion Pi…
  4. July 22, 2021
    30 min
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    The Dragnet Radio Podcast #77-The Big Tomato
    A band of dope peddlers launches a full-scale operation in Los Angeles targeting high-school children. Commentary on the recent commendation both Dragnet and Jack Webb received for the best new star of tomorrow…
  5. July 21, 2021
    29 min
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    The Dragnet Radio Podcast #75-The Big Jump
    Walter Harrison is on the window ledge of a downtown building, thirteen stories above the street threatening to leap to his death at exactly 2 pm just 22 minutes from now.  Commentary on this great real-time ep…
  6. July 20, 2021
    34 min
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    The Dragnet Radio Podcast #73-The Big Family
    A wealthy businessman is thought to have committed suicide although murder has not been ruled out.  Friday and Romero investigate the suspicious circumstances and make a startling discovery. Commentary tonight…
  7. July 17, 2021
    34 min
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    The Dragnet Radio Podcast #71-The Big Picture
    A pair of phony talent scouts are targeting young girls with dreams of stardom in Hollywood. Commentary tonight on the tragedy of fame and fortune plus Jim shares a very personal tragic story about a close frie…
  8. July 16, 2021
    31 min
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    The Dragnet Radio Podcast #68-The Big Parrot
    Arson is suspected in a cover-up of a gruesome double murder. Commentary on why this is one of the best Dragnet episodes so far.  This episode was one of the first to be adapted for television for its brillianc…
  9. July 15, 2021