American Parlor Songbook

Series produced by American Parlor Songbook

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American Parlor Songbook is a radio variety program based in Southern California.

Come into the Parlor for clever songs, charming stories, and hilarious sketches each week. Hosted from the piano by acclaimed composer JP Houston, with his wife, comic actress Julie Van Dusen. JP and Julie are joined by special guests from national music acts to raconteurs and stand-ups. American Parlor Songbook is recorded in front of live audiences at the Tudor House Theater in Lake Arrowhead CA, and at venues across the country.


122 Pieces

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An episode from the studio about ethics. Musical guest Jesse Laine, and comedian Steven Benaquist

  • Added: Mar 11, 2016
  • Length: 52:00
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An episode from The Tudor House in Lake Arrowhead California, with musical guest The Black Tongued Bells, and comedian Zach Sherwin.

  • Added: Mar 02, 2016
  • Length: 52:00
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An episode from Joshua Tree, with musical guests The Adobe Collective.

  • Added: Feb 22, 2016
  • Length: 52:00
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Songs, stories, and sketches from The Tudor House Theater in Lake Arrowhead, CA. With musical guest Matthew Szlachetka, and comedian Ryan Singer.

  • Added: Feb 19, 2016
  • Length: 52:00
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An episode about vices from The Tudor House Theatre in Lake Arrowhead, CA. With comedian Beth Stelling, and singer songwriter Jason Feddy.

  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: 52:00
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Join us for a show about pledges and the public airwaves. With bits from April Hava Shenkman, and Steven Benaquist, and songs from Peter Harper.

  • Added: Jan 29, 2016
  • Length: 52:01
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A collection of brand new sketches and previously un-aired musical performances.

  • Added: Jan 22, 2016
  • Length: 52:00
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An episode from the studio, with comedian Steven Benaquist, and songwriter Patrick Krief.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2016
  • Length: 52:00
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An episode on the paranormal with music from Gene Jr & the Family, and a lecture from cryptozoologist Emil Konk.

  • Added: Dec 30, 2015
  • Length: 52:01
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A holiday collection of sketches, songs, and stories with The Wally Post Orchestra, and Machin.

  • Added: Dec 03, 2015
  • Length: 52:00
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Sketches, stories and songs from The Tudor House Theatre in Lake Arrowhead, CA. With musical guest Carolyn Mark, and comedian Matt Knudsen.

  • Added: Dec 03, 2015
  • Length: 52:00
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Join us for sketches, stories and songs from Joshua Tree California. With singer Ryan Erskine and comedian Zach Sherwin

  • Added: Oct 07, 2015
  • Length: 52:00
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An episode recorded in front of an audience at the KVCR Studios in San Bernardino, California - with musical guest Eva and the Vagabond Tales, and ...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2015
  • Length: 52:00
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An episode from the studio on authority. With musical guest Anna Christie, and comedian Steven Benaquist.

  • Added: Aug 10, 2015
  • Length: 52:01
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An episode on “art”, from the Studio. With musical guest The Evangenitals, and comedian Steven Benaquist

  • Added: Aug 10, 2015
  • Length: 52:01
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From the RJFT Lounge in Joshua Tree California. With music from Gar Robertson and Karlee Rose.

  • Added: Aug 10, 2015
  • Length: 52:00
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A collection of unaired stories, sketches and songs from the season's tapings.

  • Added: Aug 10, 2015
  • Length: 52:00
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An episode from the house about home. With comedian Steven Benaquist and musical guest ColeSlaw

  • Added: Aug 13, 2015
  • Length: 52:00
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An episode from the studio. With singer Chris Unck, and comedian Steven Benaquist.

  • Added: Jul 24, 2015
  • Length: 52:01
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Sketches, stories, and songs from the Tudor House Theatre in Lake Arrowhead, CA. With musical guest TeamMate, and comedian Tony Sam.

  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 52:00