It's Time To Party: Summer Songs archive
Read The Party's Over: Songs For Summer's End
September 3, 2009 – Here's a mildly reflective playlist to honor the occasion, arranged in order of wistfulness.
Read Heavy Metal Kegger
August 26, 2009 – Listen to these five inebriating anthems, raise your plastic cups high and let the debauchery begin.
Read Summer Can't Last Forever: Songs For Farewell
August 19, 2009 – Hear four songs that admit the painful truth about summer: Even the best times won't last.
Read Cajun Party: Songs Of Summer Sweat
August 12, 2009 – Here are five Cajun and zydeco songs guaranteed to get your feet moving and work up a sweat.
Read Classical Party: A Summer Night To Remember WGUC
Read Poolside Party: '70s Jazz With A Splash Of Funk WBGO
Read African Dance Party: Celebrating A Continent
July 23, 2009 – These five songs, from the repertoire of Afropop legends, will work within any summer party mix.
Read Jazz BBQ: Songs For A Summer Grill WESA
Read Party Of One: Misery Alienates Company
July 7, 2009 – Hear five songs to ensure that you and your stuffed animals will have a night to remember.
Read Four For The Fourth: Songs For America
July 2, 2009 – The Fourth of July is a birthday party and the whole country is invited. And all parties need music.
Read Kids' Party Mix: Songs For A New Generation
June 24, 2009 – Ask kids to name their favorite dances, and you'll hear a list of trends from the '50s onward.
Read Hammock Jams: Party In Your Backyard
June 17, 2009 – Gather up some loved ones and a pitcher of iced tea, and let these songs set the tone.