Long Ago and Far Away – Charlie Watts

The Great American Songbook: The End of the War Years

Episode 23

Episode date - July 15, 2022

How Music Changed

    This episode continues our coverage of the Great American Songbook during the war years, only this time the emphasis is on updated versions of those songs, recorded by artists long after the war was over.

    Featured tracks include:

    Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive – NRBQ

    The Girl Next Door – Frank Sinatra

    Dream – Dean Martin

    Every Time We Say Goodbye – Annie Lennox

    Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas – Bob Dylan

    I Fall in Love Too Easily – Chet Baker

    I Guess I’ll Hang My Tears Out to Dry – Dexter Gordon

    I’m Beginning to See the Light – Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown

    It Could Happen to You – Jo Stafford

    Like Someone in Love – Chet Baker

    Long Ago and Far Away – Charlie Watts

    New York! New York! – On the Town Studio Cast

    Channel 28 - The Great American Songbook