The Best Music from the 40s

The 1940's was a time for many breakthrough artists who made their mark in the history of music and several of them are still recognized as innovators in their day.

The Era of World War II

Many musical acts strived to reflect the pain that the country was going through while still remaining upbeat and positive about the impending future.

Welcome to the 1940s Radio Station GB. Part of the Pumpkin FM, Old Time Radio Network, broadcasting from the United Kingdom.

The 1940s Radio Station plays Big Band, Swing, Jazz, Jive and Boogie Woogie music together with Historical News, Vintage Soundbites, Retro Advertising and Old Time Radio Shows from the decade that was the 1940s. We provide both an MP3 and aacPlus stream for your listening pleasure and broadcast 24 hours a day. Much of our programming comes from the 'Golden Age of Radio', a period of radio programming in the United States during which radio was the dominant electronic home entertainment medium.

So, Why Not Tune-in Now and Let Us Swing You Back in Time to the 1940s!