The Songs of J. Fred CootsHis name may sound like a joke but there’s no joking about this composer’s been songs.
Yes, Yes, My Baby Said Yes, YesAgreeable songs, happy songs, ecstatic songs, all for when you get the right answer.
Singing Songs of ArabyWhen we sang about the exotic East, we either breathed the air of elevated romance or laughed ourselves silly.
Putting a Flavor to LifeA batch of eccentric love songs to put some snap, sizzle, and spice to the taste of love.
In the Grace of Your Room
Songs that Trace the Emotions of Privacy, Solitude, Loneliness, and Independence.
Johnny Burke, Part 2The second of two shows devoted to lyricist Johnny Burke, who knew how to write hits.
Johnny Burke, Part 1The first of two shows devoted to lyricist Johnny Burke, who knew how to write hits.
Generational ConversationIf songs define each generation and separate one from the other, how can songs ever bridge the gap?
GlamourIt isn’t always easy to find in a popular song, but sometimes you detect traces of it underneath the everyday.
Johnny Mercer Starts a Company
Lyricist Johnny Mercer and his partners began Capitol Records to raise the quality of songwriting and singing – and make a buck doing it.
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