Sirius Channel Goes All Bing, All The Time For Christmas
December 13, 2007 at 10:30 AM (PT)
SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO is devoting one full channel to nothing but BING CROSBY CHRISTMAS specials for DECEMBER 21-25. "BING CROSBY CHRISTMAS RADIO," featuring over 20 years' worth of vintage CHRISTMAS radio shows hosted by DER BINGLE, will air on SIRIUS Channel 119. BING's wife KATHRYN CROSBY and daughter MARY CROSBY will host the channel, which will delve into the family archives for exclusive material and shows from 1938-1962.
Among the guests featured on the specials are ROSEMARY CLOONEY, FRANK SINATRAm JUDY GARLAND, BOB HOPE, ELLA FITZGERALD, PEGGY LEE, the ANDREWS SISTERS, JIMMY STEWART, PHIL SILVERS, JIMMY DURANTE, and EDGAR BERGEN (with not only dummy CHARLIE MCCARTHY but also his daughter, a very young CANDICE BERGEN).