“THE BING SHIFT”

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Arne Fogel hosts “THE BING SHIFT” featuring the recorded works of legendary BING CROSBY, the most popular, prolific, and influential Pop singer of the 1st half of the 20th Century!


The Show: “THE BING SHIFT” with ARNE FOGEL

When: SUNDAYS AT 7PM cst

Where: KBEM-FM “JAZZ 88” (88.5 FM) in Minneapolis & St. Paul, MN. This show can be heard internationally, via the KBEM-JAZZ 88 website linked HERE. ….Now available “ON DEMAND!” HERE.


SELECTIONS HEARD ON DECEMBER 10th BROADCAST:
BING SINGS: “CHRISTMAS SONGS THAT DON’T MENTION CHRISTMAS!”

  • The First Snowfall – (recorded in 1955)
  • Frosty The Snowman – (1962)
  • White World Of Winter – (1965)
  • A Marshmallow World – (1950)
  • Sleigh Ride – (1952)
  • Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! – (1962)

PLUS:

  • The Night Is Young And You’re So Beautiful – (1977)
  • Mary – (Featured with PAUL WHITEMAN and his ORCHESTRA) – (1927)
  • The Moon And The Willow Tree – (1939)
  • Some Sunny Day – (1957)
  • Some Sunny Day – (1975)
  • Some Sunny Day – (1952)
  • There’s Danger In Your Eyes, Cherie – (1968)
  • Temptation – (1933)
  • Sweet Potato Piper – (1939)
  • Lovely Lady – (1936)

Bing Crosby Enterprises – Bing Crosby Archive PRESS RELEASE announcing new CD releases and that “THE BING SHIFT” will be joining the programing on the official Bing Crosby website:

“…HLC is also pleased to announce that the acclaimed radio program The Bing Shift, hosted by Crosby aficionado Arne Fogel, has been added to the programming on Crosby Internet Radio, which streams at the official Bing Crosby web site, www.bingcrosby.com.

The Bing Shift debuted on Jazz 88, KBEM 88.5 FM in Minneapolis-St. Paul in 2006. Arne Fogel has been presenting Bing Crosby’s music on the radio since 1985. He has also hosted the SiriusXM Satellite Radio series, Bing’s Basement, which also appears on Crosby Internet Radio. The St. Paul Pioneer Press-Dispatch called Fogel “One of the Twin Cities’ most interesting people,” noting that in addition to his many talents as a singer, musician, actor and composer, Fogel is also “an entertainment historian, collector and oral encyclopedia.” The Bing Shift now streams along with hundreds of Bing Crosby’s radio broadcasts and other special programs on Crosby Internet Radio.”


 

FOR MORE INFO regarding Bing Crosby, check out:

  • The OFFICIAL Bing Crosby website! Maintained by Bing’s family, The “Home of Bing Crosby” contains news, pictures, music, a “Bing” store, and lots more, including a link to JAZZ 88 and “THE BING SHIFT”! Visit at BINGCROSBY.COM!

Arne Fogel and Kathryn Crosby
Arne Fogel with Kathryn Crosby in 2001