Saturday at 11PM
David Brent Johnson

Afterglow is a weekly one-hour program of jazz and American popular song hosted by David Brent Johnson.



  • Thursday, March 5, 2015 8:00am
    On this show, we're looking up at the moon, examining lunar songs of all kinds, with a focus on Mel Tormé's 1960 concept album "Swingin' on the Moon."
  • Thursday, February 26, 2015 1:36pm
    While Harry Warren's name may have eluded the spotlight, his songs—like "Lullaby of Broadway," "At Last," and "I Only Have Eyes for You"—never did.
  • Friday, February 20, 2015 1:33pm
    In the 1940s and 50s, the Stan Kenton Orchestra became equally known for their brash arrangements and cool singers, like Anita O'Day and June Christy.
  • Friday, February 13, 2015 8:00am
    We celebrate the flipside of Valentine's Day—love lost and love never found—performed by Chet Baker, Nina Simone, and Nat King Cole.
  • Friday, February 6, 2015 8:00am
    This week, we check in on the latest in vocal jazz by featuring the Grammy nominees for Best Jazz Vocal Album and Best Traditional Pop Album for 2015.