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Caption: Jim, A radio play by Josephine Halbert, Credit: original drawing by Josephine Halbert
The story of a 1960s transatlantic 'rock and roll' romance, created for radio. Laura remembers her love affair with Jim, a well known American rock...

  • Added: Jul 23, 2017
  • Length: 01:05:40
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This week on Afterglow, we explore the unlikely classical music origins of songs like “Baubles, Bangles, and Beads,” “Lover, Come Back To Me,” and ...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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"Smooth Jazz With a Touch of Soul From the Heart of the Green Mountains."

  • Added: Jul 17, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:40
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In 1964, Brazilian singer Astrud Gilberto went from unknown to superstar nearly overnight, with her crossover hit “The Girl from Ipanema.” This wee...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Afterglow, we turn the spotlight on two of the most innovative figures in postwar musical theatre: Stephen Sondheim and Leonard Bernst...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Not all winter songs are about Christmas! In this Afterglow special, we’ll hear some favorite wintertime songs from the Great American Songbook sun...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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An Afterglow Christmas special, featuring some familiar standards for Christmas, performed by some jazz and pop crooners, like Bing Crosby, Frank S...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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An Afterglow show perfect for Valentine's Day! This week, we're saluting L-O-V-E with love songs from the Great American Songbook sung by Chet Bake...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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In 1960, Frank Sinatra became the Chairman of the Board of Reprise Records. And this week on Afterglow, we’ll explore the early years and the artis...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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"Smooth Jazz With a Touch of Soul From the Heart of the Green Mountains."

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:40
Caption: Emily Addison
On June 12, 2016 a lone gunman killed 49 people at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida.Among those killed was Deonka Drayton. She was 32. Deon...

  • Added: Jul 06, 2017
  • Length: 03:54
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“The Way You Look Tonight,” “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes,” “All The Things You Are,” and “Ol Man River” are undeniable classics, and all of these songs...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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"Smooth Jazz With a Touch of Soul From the Heart of the Green Mountains."

  • Added: Jul 03, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:40
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Now, a conversation that reminds us how being a father can be about much more than biology. In 2007, after volunteering to care for infants born ...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 02:52
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"Smooth Jazz With a Touch of Soul From the Heart of the Green Mountains."

  • Added: Jun 26, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:40
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Steve Downing shares his thoughts and memories from 1997, the summer of love.

  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 05:54
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"Music you've never heard by musicians you've never heard of..." Radio has been a tonic for almost half-a-century. I have radio obligations to fu...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 02:52:34
From: WBAA
Series: What's New
Caption: John Clare and George Crumb, Credit: John Clare
We'll hear masterpieces for the holidays by George Crumb, Krzysztof Penderecki, Christopher Rouse, Samuel Barber, and Rick Sowash on this episode o...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
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This week on Afterglow, an episode for Bastille Day. We’re heading across "la mer" and looking at the music of France. We’ll hear some songs writte...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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"Smooth Jazz With a Touch of Soul From the Heart of the Green Mountains."

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Jun 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:40
  • Purchases: 1
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Summertime is upon us. This week on Afterglow, I’ll be bringing you our traditional songs of the season, and play some summertime favorites sung by...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Afterglow, we explore the life and career of singer, actor, and activist Lena Horne, and her performances of songs by Harold Arlen, Bi...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Julio Gosdisnki, Owner, Griffith Park Carousel, Credit: Anny Celsi
Julio Gosdinksi came to Los Angeles from Lima, Peru when he was twelve, and grew up without a father. He found his first job in high school, help...

  • Added: Jun 14, 2017
  • Length: 07:21
Caption: A print of the number 10 buoy located off of Brant Point in Nantucket. This print is part of a series on navigational buoys by Jane Fay Baker. Submitted photo. , Credit: Jane Fay Baker
Growing up on Cape Cod, printmaker Jane Fay Baker developed an eye for the objects and creatures that might otherwise go unnoticed.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jun 13, 2017
  • Length: 04:03
  • Purchases: 1
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"Smooth Jazz With a Touch of Soul From the Heart of the Green Mountains."

  • Added: Jun 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:40