These recordings of rainforest ambiences will transport you to the middle of a jungle in the tropics.
These quiet, pensive tunes are perfect for an overcast day, either curled up at home or settled in at a cozy cafe.
With their penchant for twang and aversion to lyrics, these 1950s and '60s acts -- some fleeting, some lasting -- all reveled in the rock instrumental.
Hazy, soothing pop songs that'll make you feel like you're having the best dream ever.
Starting in the late 1940s, a new, more cerebral and mellower response to bebop became one of the dominant strains in jazz. Enjoy the birth, maturation and continuation of cool jazz, with an emphasis on ballads.