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From Mel Blanc to June Foray, from Disney to Hanna-Barbera, “Cartoon Carnival” is a lively hour of rare and classic cartoon audio, children’s records, cartoon music and sound effects, new radio cartoons, interviews and mini-documentaries about the wonderful world of animation. Produced by Joe Bevilacqua.






"A Conversation with Tom Sito" part 2


Duration: 00:59:56

The Cartoon Carnival Presidents Day Special

Solar Eclipse: Depth of...

Duration: 00:59:49

The Cartoon Carnival Valentine Special

Co-hosted by real life husband and wife Joe Bevilacqua and Lorie Kellogg, The Cartoon Carnival Valentine Special includes heart shaped audio of all kinds:Stan Freberg in "John and Marsha" (1951), Mel Blanc and June Foray in Pepe Le Pew's "Really Scent" (1959), scenes from "Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown" (1975), Joe Bev's former math teacher explains his "Mathematical Analysis of Romantic Love" (2005), Mel Blanc in the Bugs Bunny cartoon "Hare Splitter" (1948), Jack Mercer and Mae Questal...

Duration: 00:59:59

Cartoon Carnival: A Conversation with Tom Sito

This new installment of Cartoon Carnival features a SKYPE with Tom Sito, the "well-known American animator, animation historian and teacher. He has been called a 'key figure in the Disney Renaissance', and one of the One Hundred Most Important People in Animation." Tom Sito has lectured about animation around the world and has taught animation and animation history at UCLA Film School, The American Film Institute, Woodbury College, Santa Monica College. He is currently an instructor at the...

Duration: 00:59:46

The Cartoon Carnival Wonderama Christmas Special with Kevin Butler

The Cartoon Carnival Wonderama Christmas Special with Kevin ButlerVeteran Fictional Newscaster Water Cockeyed (Joe Bev) hosts a brand new Cartoon Carnival featuring: Kevin Butler talks about the Wonderama Christmas Party, audio and music from Wonderama, the 3 Stooges sing The Alphabet Song, Herman and Katnip jump some jive, Sandy Becker's Theme-That Happy Feeling, Sonny Fox introduces the Warner Brothers-Tex Avery cartoon Of Fox and Hounds, Bob and Ray, Capt. Jack McCarthy and more!...

Duration: 00:59:54

Cartoon Carnival with Joe Bev Returns: Joe Barbera Interview Part 2

Host Joe Bevilacqua presents: part two of his interview with Joe Barbera (1990), Daws Butler (as Yogi Bear) tells "Lil Red Riding Hood" to his son Chas Butler-age 7 (1959), the original Popeye (Billy Costello) sings "Teddy Bears Picnic" (1935), "The Story Of Winnie The Pooh And Tigger Too" (Disney Records), Joe Bev ad-libs "Willoughby and the Professor Meet Willoughby and the Professor" part two (2010), and Louis Prima and Phil Harris sing "I Wanna Be Like You" from Disney's version of...

Duration: 00:59:22

Fred Grandinetti's Favorite Popeye Cartoons

Fred M. Grandinetti joins Joe Bev for an hour of some of his favorite Popeye cartoons from Max Fleischer, Famous Studios, King Features and Hanna-Barbera. The show is co-hosted by Popeye and Olive Oyl (voiced Joe Bev and Lorie Kellogg).Fred M. Grandinetti (born May 1, 1961, in Watertown, Massachusetts) is an American author, noted Popeye connoisseur and founding member of the Official Popeye Fan Club. He has written several books on the subject, including: "Popeye: An Illustrated Cultural...

Duration: 00:59:59

July 4th Special: Camping with the Boy Scouts

Guest host Camp Waterlogg's Sgt. Lefty (Joe Bev) presents Joe Bevilacqua, Lorie Kellogg and Kenny Savoy in scenes from "Fireworks at Camp Waterlogg" (2004), Alan Reed, Mel Blanc, Jean Vanderpyl, Bea Benaderet, Dick Beals and John Stephenson in "The Flintstones: Cave Scout Jamboree" complete with the Welch's commercials (1964), and Daws Butler and Don Messick in "Cub Scout Boo Boo" (1961).---As the protege of cartoon voice legend Daws Butler (Yogi Bear), Joe Bevilacqua (Joe Bev.), the...

Duration: 00:59:55

The Cartoon Carnival Father's Day Special

Host Joe Bevilacqua and Guest Host Lorie Kellogg present Joe's interview with Doug Young the voice of Doggy Daddy (2006), Augie Doggie (Matt Hurwitz) and Doggy Daddy (Doug Young) (2010) introduce the Hanna-Barbera cartoon "Pop Plays Pop" (1959) voiced by Daws Butler and Doug Young, Max Fleischer's "Popeye in Goonyland" (1938), King Feature's "Me Quest for Poopdeck Pappy" (1960) with Jack Mercer and Mae Questal, Tex Avery's "One Cab's Family" (1952) and "Little Johnny Jet" (1953) with Daws...

Duration: 00:59:56

Cartoon Carnival Meets the Lone Ranger, part 2

Host Joe Bevilacqua presents Stan Freberg, Daws Butler and June Foray in the Capitol record "The Lone Psychiatrist" (1955), Joe Bev and friend ad-lib "The Lonely Ranger" (1975), Mel Blanc in the MGM Harman-Ising cartoon "The Lonesome Stranger" (1940) and "The Lone Ranger" TV show and motion picture (1956). This is the eleventh show of a ten hour Lost OTR Marathon, plus two hours of Cartoon Carnival Meets The Lone Ranger, starting June 1 on BearManor Radio. Plus, a Professor...

Duration: 00:59:38

Cartoon Carnival Meets the Lone Ranger, part 1

Bill Cosby, Bugs Bunny and Glenn Campbell give their take on The Lone Ranger on the 29th edition of The Joe Bev Experience. During "Cartoon Carnival Meets the Lone Ranger" part two, host Joe Bevilacqua presents Bill Cosby's version of "The Lone Ranger" (1964), Joe Bev, Jay Snyder, Rick Ramos, Alison Nead, Cathi Tully and Tom Babkowski in "The Old Ranger" (1987), Glenn Campbell playing "The Lone Ranger" theme, Mel Blanc in the Warner Brothers cartoon "Buckaroo Bugs" (1944), and William...

Duration: 00:59:47

Rare Hanna-Barbera

Host Joe Bevilacqua (Joe Bev) presents: "Rare Hanna-Barbera," including and voiced by Daws Butler, Don Messick and Doug Young in "Huckleberry Hound and the Ghost Ship" (Colpix, 1962) written by Daws Butler and Don Messick, Huckleberry Hound (Daws Butler) sings a surfer version of "Clementine" (Murray Records, 1964), commercials and interstitials from "The Hucklberry Hound Kelloggs TV Show" (1959), full versions of the theme songs to Yogi Bear, Pixie & Dixie and Huckleberry Hound (Golden...

Duration: 00:59:28

Ray Campi's Old Hollywood Interviews, part 3

Host Joe Bevilacqua presents more of Ray Campi's Interviews with Hollywood Legends, including Helen Hayes, William Holden, Moe Howard, Walter Brennan, Jack Albertson and Burl Ives; "Lavender Blue" sung by Burl Ives; The first "Roger Ramjet" cartoon (1965) with Gary Owens, Bob Arobgast, Dick Beals, Gene Moss, Joan Gerber, Paul Shivel and Dave Ketchum; a Mousecartoon: Jimny Cricket (Cliff Edwards) in "I'm No Fool - Fire" (1955); the first NEW episode of Sgt. Preston of the Yukon since 1955:...

Duration: 00:59:58

Ray Campi's Old Hollywood Interviews, part 1: Mel Blanc & Bud Abbott

Part one of a profile on Ray Campi's Interviews with Old Hollywood Legends (2004), including Mel Blanc (1974) and Bud Abbott (1971), Mel Blanc in“Woody Woodpecker Out West” (1940s), the conclusion of Joe Bevilacqua reading “Tom Mix and the Mystery of the Bodiless Horseman” (2010), an episode of “Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales” (1960s), Daws Butler and Tip Corning in “Happy Grasshopper” (1940s), Joe Bevilacqua in “Punky Possum and the Mud Bath,” a musical Uncle Dunkle story by Daws Butler...

Duration: 00:59:59

Ray Campi - part 1

Joe Bevilacqua's profile of unsung Rockabilly pioneer Ray Campi (2003), Detmar Poppen, Olive Lamoy and Jimmy Donnelly in “Popeye Meets Robin Hood” (1935), the original Popeye (Billy Costello) sings “Nagasaki” (1935), Mr. Jinx (Daws Butler) tells “Jack and the Beans Talk” to Chas Butler, age 7 (1959), Joe Bevilacqua as Aunt Rapunzel and Donnie in “Bigelow Bee and the Honey Factory” (2009), The Red Dirt Rangers sing “Woogly Boogly Bee” (2000), part five of Joe Bevilacqua reading “Tom Mix and...

Duration: 00:59:49

This Here is Your Life, Stan Freberg

Dedicated to the late Stan Freberg (1926 - 2015): Guest host Ralph Backwards presents "This Here is Your Life, Stan Freberg" - well almost, a collection of rare and classic Freberg records: "Elderly Man River" (CBS Radio 8/18/57); "Little Blue Riding Hood" (Capitol Records, 1953); "The Honeyearthers" (CBS Radio, 9/8/57); "Shaboom" (CBS Radio, 9/29/57); "Person to Pearson" (Capitol Records, 1953); "Wunnerful, Wunnerful" (Capitol Records, 1957); The Lox Audio Theater: "Rock Around My Nose";...

Duration: 00:59:55

The Cartoon Carnival Pirates of the Caribbean Special

Host Joe Bevilacqua is shanghaied by Trapper Carl DSC (Joe Bev), Chippy the parrot (Lorie Kellogg), and their marauding band of pirates who takeover the show and send the audience on a wild trip through Disneyland's "Pirates of the Caribbean" ride, including rare tracks never-before heard of Mel Blanc, Paul Frees and others."I took these raw tracks and orchestrated them into an hour that makes you feel like you are going through the wildest and longest ride ever!" explains Bev.Pirates of the...

Duration: 00:59:49

Cartoon Carnival Explores Outer Space

Guest host Walter Cockeyed (Joe Bev) returns as guest host, substituting for Joe Bevilacqua while he's in outer space, featuring audio from the first two "Ruff and Reddy" cartoons (1957), Mel Blanc as Daffy, Marvin the Martian and Porky in "Duck Dodgers in the 24 and 1/2 Century" (1953) and as Bugs Bunny and Marvin in "Hare-Way to the Stars" (1958), and "Huckleberry Hound Goes to the Moon" (2010) - voiced by Joe Bevilacqua & Lorie Kellogg, based on the 1960 Hanna-Barbera Golden book, written...

Duration: 00:59:55

June Foray & Bill Scott part 5

Host Joe Bev presents part five of June Foray and Bill Scott ("Rocky and Bullwinkle") talking with Bob Claster (1985), Edward Everett Horton, Bill Scott, June Foray, and Paul Frees in a Fractured Fairy Tales: "Puss n Boots" (1959), Hans Conried, Bill Scott, June Foray and Paul Frees in a Fractured Flickers: ..."Tarfoot, the Apeman" (1964) conclusion, Uncle Dunkle and Donnie in "The Green Cow" (2009), the Red Dirt Rangers sing "Ribbet" (2000), Daws Butler and Doug Young in a Quick Draw McGraw...

Duration: 00:59:56

June Foray & Bill Scott part 4

June Foray and Bill Scott (Rocky and Bullwinkle) talk with Bob Claster (1985) part four Hans Conried, Bill Scott, June Foray and Paul Frees in a Fractured Flickers: Tarfoot, the Apeman (1964) part one, Lil Red Riding Who? as told by Aunt Rapunzel (2009), the Red Dirt Rangers sing Where D...o All the Tumbleweeds Go (2000), part two of a rare Huckleberry Hound cartoon (1958), Tom Mix and the Mystery of the Bodiless Horseman part two (2010), Willoughby and the Professor Meet the Godfather part...

Duration: 00:59:50

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