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Sit back, relax and enjoy The Greatest Memories. Whether your taste in music is the big band sounds of Miller and Dorsey, the crooners like Sinatra and Crosby, classic country singers like Hank Williams and Patsy Cline, we'll play it all on this podcast. We also combine timely lifestyle tips, your memories, news headlines, birthdays and more.

Sit back, relax and enjoy The Greatest Memories. Whether your taste in music is the big band sounds of Miller and Dorsey, the crooners like Sinatra and Crosby, classic country singers like Hank Williams and Patsy Cline, we'll play it all on this podcast. We also combine timely lifestyle tips, your memories, news headlines, birthdays and more.
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Atlanta, GA

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Sit back, relax and enjoy The Greatest Memories. Whether your taste in music is the big band sounds of Miller and Dorsey, the crooners like Sinatra and Crosby, classic country singers like Hank Williams and Patsy Cline, we'll play it all on this podcast. We also combine timely lifestyle tips, your memories, news headlines, birthdays and more.

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English


Episodes

The Greatest Memories – December 2018

12/1/2018
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Remembering Elvis Presley’s Comeback Special…a Rock ‘n Roll song with Biblical lyrics…an incredible string of #1’s for Kenny Rogers…plus a few Songs of the Season by your favorite artists. Interviews with Gen. Don Davis and author Sheryl Towers. And on Show Tunes Spotlight you’ll learn the differences between Broadway, Off-Broadway and Off-Off-Broadway. Merry Christmas and […]

Duration:00:59:56

The Greatest Memories – November 2018

11/1/2018
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Supremes, Four Seasons, Elvis, Nat King Cole and more. Also this month we talk to a Marine veteran who’s writing a book about life in a retirement community, we tell you how to find a Silver Sneakers program near you, and Show Tunes Spotlight will reveal the musical that has earned the most Tony awards.

Duration:00:59:26

The Greatest Memories – October 2018

10/1/2018
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This month we celebrate our 5th anniversary with The Greatest Memories! This special show includes great songs from Bobby Darin, Stevie Wonder, Elvis Presley, Simon & Garfunkle and more. Also an unfinished novel by Charles Dickens on Show Tunes Spotlight…News events from 50 years ago…and you have a Date with Del. Thanks for listening as […]

Duration:00:59:55

The Greatest Memories – September 2018

9/1/2018
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On this month’s program, authors Jill and Fred Sauceman will share a very personal story from their book Chased By The Wolf: A Life With Lupus And The Kidney Transplant That Saved It…John Jones will count down the top 5 Broadway flops on Show Tunes Spotlight…an interview with LTC Bob Koester in our veterans’ segment…and […]

Duration:00:59:55

The Greatest Memories – August 2018

8/1/2018
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On this month’s program we have a special story about an Air Force veteran reunited with the plane he flew during the Vietnam War. Also an interview with the author of National Geographic Kids: Bird Guide of North America. Our Show Tunes Spotlight has a countdown. And there are great musical memories by Nat King […]

Duration:00:59:53

The Greatest Memories – July 2018

7/1/2018
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A U.S. Army veteran turned educator…20 Years In The Secret Service…Two Ways To Wellness tips…Showtunes Spotlight falls on George M. Cohan. All of this plus great musical memories from Dean Martin, Alabama, Neil Diamond, Patsy Cline and more! Thanks for spending an hour with The Greatest Memories.

Duration:00:59:41

The Greatest Memories – May 2018

5/1/2018
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A conversation with Georgia author Jaclyn Weldon White…a brand new feature called Ways to Wellness…news headlines and a special song from 60 years ago…Show Tunes Spotlight falls on a controversial song from South Pacific. Plus great musical memories from Andy Williams, Everly Brothers, Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and more. Thanks for listening and telling your […]

Duration:00:59:54

The Greatest Memories – April 2018

4/2/2018
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Happy 75th birthday to Robins Air Force Base…Happy and Safe Gardening…Showtunes Spotlight falls on Jesus Christ, Superstar…and great musical memories from Doris Day, Willie Nelson, Gary Puckett, Harry James and more. And for more great memories every day, visit us on Facebook. Click on the player button below to listen:

Duration:00:59:55

The Greatest Memories – March 2018

3/1/2018
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It’s tax season and Solutions for Seniors has some tips on watching out for scammers…A Gershwin political satire on Show Tunes Spotlight…Headlines from March, 60 years ago…A college senior who is already a small business owner…and great songs from Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Statler Brothers, Patti Page and more. Click on the player button below […]

Duration:00:59:54

The Greatest Memories – February 2018

2/1/2018
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A special story of a high school senior who wanted to appropriately honor her grandfather…Show Tunes Spotlight falls on Porgy & Bess…Witness to War preserves the stories of our combat veterans. And great songs by Teresa Brewer, Pat Boone, George Harrison, Elvis Presley and more. Thanks for spending an hour with The Greatest Memories! Click […]

Duration:00:59:55

The Greatest Memories – January 2018

1/1/2018
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Veteran’s segment with a member of the Army Reserve Nurse Corps…Show tunes Spotlight falls on Kiss Me, Kate…a Carpenters tribute act…remembering the headlines from 60 Januarys ago. Plus great musical memories from Glenn Miller, Buddy Holly, Bee Gees, Anne Murray and more. Happy New Year from The Greatest Memories. Click on the player button below […]

Duration:00:59:55

The Greatest Memories – December 2017

12/1/2017
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We talk with the CEO of Wreaths Across America, Show Tunes Spotlight falls on Here’s Love, a milestone birthday for the architect of rock ‘n roll and Solutions for Seniors says watch out for those year-end tax scammers. Songs of the Season from Andy Williams, Elvis Presley, Glenn Miller, Carpenters and more. Merry Christmas from […]

Duration:00:59:55

The Greatest Memories – November 2017

11/1/2017
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This month we talk with Desmond Doss, Jr. The 2016 movie Hacksaw Ridge was his father’s story. From the archives we have a phone interview with Johnny Rivers, plus Solutions for Seniors and Stop The World-I Want To Get Off on our Show Tunes Spotlight. And great songs from Fats Domino, Elvis, Beach Boys, Bing […]

Duration:00:59:55

The Greatest Memories – October 2017

10/1/2017
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How does the Family and Medical Leave Act relate to caregivers? What was the original name of the musical Man of La Mancha? Who wrote most of the major hits for the Everly Brothers? We’ll answer all of these questions, and play some great music by Nat King Cole, Simon & Garfunkle, Glenn Miller, Johnny […]

Duration:00:59:55

The Greatest Memories – September 2017

9/1/2017
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What is “aging-in-place?” That question is answered on Solutions for Seniors. A medal of honor recipient who made the ultimate sacrifice is remembered in our veteran’s segment. Show Tunes Spotlight falls on Anything Goes. An interview with the performers from Face to Face. Plus great musical memories from the Four Seasons, Glen Campbell, Duke Ellington, […]

Duration:00:59:53

The Greatest Memories – August 2017

8/1/2017
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An archive interview with the late Lena Horne…a proud Navy veteran…Solutions for Seniors takes you back-to-school…and great musical memories from Elvis, Anne Murray, Willie Nelson, Herman’s Hermits and more! Thanks for listening to The Greatest Memories. Click on the player button below to listen:

Duration:00:59:54

The Greatest Memories – July 2017

7/1/2017
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A touching veteran’s story from a former POW…Solutions for Seniors explains Assisted Living…an organization that provides care packages and guitars to deployed troops…Show Tune Spotlight has a baseball theme. And great musical memories by Marty Robbins, Bing Crosby, James Taylor, Smokey Robinson and more! Click on the player button below to listen:

Duration:00:59:54

The Greatest Memories – June 2017

5/31/2017
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An interview with Betty Lynn, who played Thelma Lou on The Andy Griffith Show…Tips for dealing with the summer sun on Solutions for Seniors… Showtunes spotlight falls on Porgy and Bess…Plus great songs by Dean Martin, The Four Tops, Beach Boys and Hank Williams. Click on the player button below to listen:

Duration:00:59:54

The Greatest Memories – May 2017

5/1/2017
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The inspiration behind “Red Sails In The Sunset”…a song for graduation time…Show Tunes Spotlight on “Singin’ In The Rain”…Solutions for Seniors has some springtime tips for seniors… a touching story from a Vietnam vet…an archive interview with Count Basie’s vocalist…and great musical memories by Hank Williams, Doris Day, Carpenters, Elvis and more. Click on the […]

Duration:00:59:54

The Greatest Memories – April 2017

4/1/2017
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On this month’s show we talk with Joe Edwards, owner of the St. Louis restaurant and club where Chuck Berry performed regularly. Our featured veteran has an almost-familiar name and loved jumping out of planes. Solutions for Seniors has an update on AARP’s Age-Friendly program. Show Tunes Spotlight falls on Funny Face. Plus great musical […]

Duration:00:59:54