Charlie & Kate

Charlie Summers, the Worst Voice in Internet Audio, and his daughter Katie Summers, America's OTR Sweetheart!

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About Us:

SummersTime is the RadioOnceMore show hosted by father-and-daughter team Kate and Charlie Summers. Our goal is to pick some awesome Old-Time Radio shows that we want to hear or share with each other, and then play them for you, too!

Current schedule:
  Mon 6:00pm EDT
  Fri 6:00am EDT
  Sun 3:00am EDT

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2015 Archives

07/27/2015: This week we play all 15-minute episodes! First Kate heads to Hudson High with Jack Armstrong, I gamble against the Wizard of Odds, Katie goes to exotic locals looking for Black Flame of the Amazon, and I take the Cruise of the Poll Parrot! And of course we have archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

07/20/2015: Kate laughs with Martin & Lewis, I learn about Mary Martin on Biographies in Sound, and she sticks with another redhead on My Favorite Husband! And enjoy the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

07/13/2015: Katie heads to the waterfront with Johnny Madero, Pier 23, I hit the FixIt shop on The Mel Blanc Show, Kate becomes a marriage councilor for Mr. And Mrs. Blandings, and I return with The Man Called X! Check out the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

07/06/2015: Kate has coffee break with Maxwell House Coffee Time, I laugh with The Joan Davis Show, Katie considers buying a duck on The Joe Penner Show, and I live the Lives of Harry Lime! Check out the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

06/29/2015: Kate has a close shave with the Molle Mystery Theatre, I break sexual stereotypes with Joyce Jordan, MD, Katie helps out Mr Ace & Jane, and I am confronted by Mr District Attorney! And we post archived episodes to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

06/15/2015: Kate detects with Hercule Poirot, I sleuth with The New Adventures of Michael Shayne, Katie visits Honest Harold, and I Let George Do It! Remember, we post archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

06/08/2015: Kate joins the Author's Playhouse, naturally I seek out the Best Plays, and Katie gets a job working for Rogers of the Gazette! Listen again to the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

06/01/2015: Kate works In The Name of the Law, I get it straight with The Adventures of Philip Marlowe, Katie checks her watch and finds it's Avalon Time, and I have a visit with The Magnificent Montague! And check out the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

05/25/2015: I'm flying solo this week, starting off with a Comand Performance, listening to an episode of Lux Radio Theatre, and topping it off with a visit to Burns and Allen! You can hear Katie on the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

05/11/2015: Kate offers you Escape, I share an episode of The Charlotte Greenwood Show, Katie flies with The Falcon, and I Squeal with Official Detective! And you can enjoy again the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

05/04/2015: Kate travels the London streets with Sherlock Holmes, I join The Continental Celebrity Club, Katie learns about Life with Luigi, and I laugh with The Judy Canova Show! Remember, we have archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

04/20/2015: Kate flies with Captain Midnight, I help Fred Allen admit It's in the Bag on Screen Director's Playhouse, Katie is given The Keys to the Capital, and I mix it up with Tom on The Ralston Straight Shooters! And, of course, we have archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

04/13/2015: I'm up first this week with an episode of Gunsmoke, Katie joins Sam Spade for an episode of Suspense, and I wonder who that masked man is with The Lone Ranger! Don't forget our archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

04/06/2015: Katie calls out the calvary from Fort Laramie, I have dinner with Mama Bloom's Brood, she walks the city streets with Jeff Regan, and I look at Sailor on the Bold Venture! And check out the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

03/23/2015: We both have colds this week, so we're playing a special jukebox edition of SummersTime! First we'll hear Murder by Experts,, followed by You Bet Your Life, then we'll hear Radio City Playhouse, and finally an episode of Dragnet! We sound much better on the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

03/16/2015: Kate's back this week, and has better luck than Lincoln did listening to a play at Ford's Theatre, then I spend time with my favorite OTR commedian listening to Texaco Time with Fred Allen! And we're also available on the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

03/09/2015: Kate has a cold this week, so I'm flying solo. First up, Suspense, then the Lux Radio Theatre, and I close with The Six Shooter! To hear Kate this week, head to the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

03/02/2015: Katie rides with Red Ryder, I detect with Mr. Moto...Mr I A Moto, she sees dead people spending time with Topper, and I travel into the future with Space Patrol! And listen to the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

02/23/2015: Kate reports on the Night Editor, I have a Stroke of Fate, she books passage in Cabin B13, and I discover that Mystery Is My Hobby! Enjoy again the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

02/09/2015: Kate travels with King in Challenge of the Yukon, I lighten things up a bit with Abbott & Costello, she gets a lesson in Murder by Experts, and I go back to April 15, 1945 and World News Today! And remember, archived episodes are posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

02/02/2015: Kate plays an episode of Bright Star, I close out the letter with Yours Truly Johnny Dollar, she rides the plains with Hawk Larabee, and I enjoy an NBC Short Story! Listen again to the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

01/26/2015: Kate sounds a little like Gracie listening to Burns and Allen, I become a hep cat working with Rocky Fortune, she taunts me suggesting that Father Knows Best, and I close it out with two episodes of Frontier Fighters! And remember the archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

01/19/2015: An interesting show this week; we bookend the program with episodes of Exploring Tomorrow, we ride listening to Tales of the Texas Rangers, a more contemporary episode of Theater Five, and even an NBC Short Story! Stop by the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast for archived episodes of the show!

01/12/2015: I go first this week, booking Cabin B-13, Katie reviews the news of the week with Hear It Now, and I play my yearly episode of The Whisperer! And visit the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast for archived episodes of the show!

01/05/2015: It's a brand new year, but we still have some of the holiday spirit! Katie snaps pictures with Crime Photographer, I'm living the Life Of Riley, she plays the most depressing Christmas story ever from Dragnet, so I lighten the mood with Sheldon Leonard and Harry Shearer on The Jack Benny Program! And of course we have archived episodes posted to the Nostalgic Rumblings podcast!

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