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Old Time Links

Here is where you will find links to all things OTR as well as some other links that I've found interesting while building the content for this site.


Other Hard-Boiled Sites and Sources

RARA-AVIS Mailing List
The RARA-AVIS is a mailing list devoted to the discussion of hardboiled and noir writing. This list has been around since 1997 and has a searchable archive. If you are looking for great discussions on our favorite form of writing, then check this out!
Twisted Slugs and Roscoes: A Glossary of Hardboiled Slang
This is the web's definitive dictionary of Hardboiled slang. Sometimes a guy's just got to be able to tell the difference between his flippers and his flivver!


Friends of OTR.us

These are sites that have shown, through running the Now Playing box, reciprocal links and/or donations that they truly are helping to support OTR.us. Please help support OTR.us by supporting these sites!

The Radio Show
Lee Michael brings you the Greatest Hits and Rarest Shows from Radio's Golden Age on KONA radio, AM 610 in Pasco, Washington. Beginning February 8th, 2003 at 8:05 a.m., and every Saturday morning after, KONA Radio invites you to remember a time when radio was the primary source of entertainment, music and news in America - that period from the late 1920s to September 30, 1962, commonly called "The Golden Age of Radio."
the Liquid Radio Players
From their website: The Liquid Radio Players perform totally improvised shows in the style of old-time radio, complete with live sound effects and music. Stay tuned during the month of April for a full review of their performance...
The Digital Deli Online
Brought to you by a group of software developers by profession, with a passionate interest in Golden Age radio, radio history, and the social changes surrounding the popularity of radio through the years.


Scholastic Archives

The American Archive of Broadcasting
Special collections from the Thousand Oaks Library System in Thousand Oaks, California.


New Time Radio

New Time Radio, often described as "the child of classic radio plays and radio dramas" is spreading courtesy of the Internet. These are links to current producers of new streaming Internet programming including Drama, Comedy, Mystery, SciFi and more!

Sounds Like Radio
Sounds Like Radio is a group of audio actors and writers who have come together to produce original scripts as well as adaptations of classical and literary works. New shows beginning in the Summer of 2002.


Radio Stations

KNX 1070 NewsRadio Online
Listen to the KNX Drama Hour Online!
WNAR-AM Radio 1250 AM
WNAR-AM Radio, 1250 AM in Lansdale, PA. has been running Radio from the 30s, 40s and 50s 24 hours a day! They stream live over the web as well. Check them out!


Miscellaneous Links

If it doesn't fit nicely into one of the other categories, this is where it will end up...

How to Investigate the Copyright Status of a Work
Length of copyrights
General Copyright Info
Center for Networked Information info on Old Time Radio and Copyrights
Additional info on Copyright Info and Old Time Radio

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