Singer Jo Stafford was one of the most versatile postwar singers, excelling in pop, swing, bebop, country, folk, and even comedy.
"Summertime," "Heat Wave," "Too Darn Hot," and other summertime songs from the Great American Songbook.
"Blues In The Night," "Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive," and many others written and performed by Johnny Mercer.
A jazz musician equally known for his singing and songwriting, we explore the varied career of Bloomington's own Hoagy Carmichael
We explore the songs of German composer Kurt Weill, including "Mack The Knife," "September Song," and "Speak Low."
Some classic Christmas songs from some Afterglow favorites
A cross country roadtrip with songs about St. Louis, Chicago, Atlanta, and the Big Apple, performed by Johnny Mercer, Peggy Lee, Tony Bennett, and more.
In the 1940s, Nat King Cole transformed from a work-a-day pianist in L.A. to a national superstar.
We're exploring the best "Stardust Melodies" from the Great American Songbook.
Afterglow's annual salute to the lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer with some summertime favorites from the Great American Songbook.