Not all winter songs are about Christmas! This week, we feature songs about the cold, from Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, and more.
Highlights of new records by Gregory Porter, Cécile McLorin Salvant, and Dee Dee Bridgewater.
"Summertime," "Heat Wave," "Too Darn Hot," and other summertime songs from the Great American Songbook.
Torch songs and other heartbreakers from the Great American Songbook, sung by Billie Holiday, Julie London, and Chet Baker.
Some classic Christmas songs from some Afterglow favorites
Billy May had some of the most swinging and swaggering pop and jazz arrangements from the 1950s and 1960s.
Ira Gershwin was the lyricist behind such standards as "Embraceable You," "Let's Call The Whole Thing Off," and "Long Ago (And Far Away)"
George Shearing was the toast of the pop-jazz world in the 1950s, a London-born pianist and blind from birth, who became known for his distinctive style.
We explore tribute albums to Nat King Cole, recorded by Oscar Peterson, Diana Krall, Marvin Gaye, and others.
A follow-up to The Great French Songbook, Part 1, looking at more music "dans la mode française."