Koop Kooper

Cocktail Nation Radio Show

Cocktail Nation Radio Show
Cocktail Nation Radio Show

Description

Each week Koop Kooper brings the world of swank to you from the Sydney Penthouse with all the best Lounge and Exotica from across the Globe. Join us for the swank penthouse party.

Link: cocktailnation.podbean.com

Episodes

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-Series Assessment

Feb 24, 2020 05:24

Description:

Bringing the Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario series to a close for the moment as we examine all we have learnt about these interesting characters.

If there is somebody you think I should examine for this series get intouch via the email thecocktailnation@gmail.com

Words With Wellsy-Swingin On A Star  

Feb 21, 2020 01:07:15

Description:

 

I am excited to bring you Mr Gary Wells back for 2020 with his book recommendations and this time it’s a book about Bing Crosby….lots of neo lounge tonight, World Of Swank Gig Guide and for a bit of fun I will bring you a real life interaction I had with a Millennial musician who wanted to have some of her music played on the show… this will be complete with my impression of a Millenial Valley Girl from LA

 

SuperTrombone- Soul Bossa Nova

Robert Drasnin-Siren Song

Octobop-Blue Mist

Tiki Lounge Crew- Martini Sunset

Martini Kings-Bags Groove

Stereophonic Sound Unlimited-Rimini nel inverno del 1976

Narco Lounge Combo= Your Dog Is Looking At Me

Oceans 8- Moog Necklace

Daniel Pemberton- Bugs, Beats and Bowties

Tiki Tones- Night of the Tikis

Tiki Torches-Poinciana 

Project Pimento-Black Magic Woman

Combustible Edison-Vertigogo

Evenings At The Penthouse-Pondering Love

Feb 21, 2020 01:03:59

Description:

A Wise man once said...what is this thing called Love...I wonder if he figured it out?

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Fred Jacobs Band -You Don’t Know What Love Is

Beegie Adair-Emily

James Morrison-Shadow Of Your Smile

Mildred Snitzer-Lets Face the Music and Dance

Christopher Hollyday-On The Trail

Luke Gillespie-DaNA BAR

Virginia Schneck-America The Beautiful 

Amber Weekes-When October Goes

Bill Frissell -Lush Life

Judy Wexler- Parisian Heartbreak

John Lewis -Afternoon In Paris

Evenings At The Penthouse-Angels and Demons

Feb 19, 2020 01:01:22

Description:

A show about good and bad!

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Matt Dennis- I Married An Angel

Mel Torme-Between The Devil and The Deep Blue Sea

James Spencer-Angel Eyes

Chet Baker-Old Devil Moon

Julie London-Fools Rush In Where Angels Fear To Tread

Tony Bennett-City Of Angels

Jackie Gleason-All This and Heaven Too

Diana Krall-Devil May Care

 Lynn Stanley-Nice And Easy

Lea Delaria-The Ballad of Sweeney Todd

City Of Angels-La Blues

Beverly Kenny-And The Angels Sing

Oscar Peterson -I Got It Bad

Liza Minnelli-You Stepped Out of  dream

Julie London- It’s Good To Want You Bad

Billy Jones- Chant Of The Soul

Bill Evans-Detour Ahead

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-Dai Llewellyn

Feb 17, 2020 07:57

Description:

Join Kooper for this special series of podcasts where we take a look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week Dai Llewellyn.

 

Once Upon A Time In Hollywood 

Feb 15, 2020 01:00:03

Description:

 

And here we are back again for week two of the season and Kramer is back to talk about a film we didn’t get to talk about due to it’s late release here in Australia and that is Once Upon a Time in Hollywood which is now out on Netflix, we continue with more new music this week from some bands that got in touch over the break.

 

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Augie Colon-Primitiva

Ixtahuele-Ili Pika

Baby Grand - Azure

Mustard Alegro-How To Get To The Top Of The Stairs In Ten Easy Steps

M-Squad- Mission Impossible

Mattias Uneback- Starfish

Unexotic- Misirlou

Mitch and Mitch - Samba Goes On.

Tiki Torches-Green Fire

Kenny Sasaki- The Undercover Man

Christopher Hollyday- Paid Time Off

The Sharps- From Russia With Love

Virginia Schenck- Blue Monk

Pat Longo- Come What May

Evenings At The Penthouse- Valentines Day Love

Feb 14, 2020 56:25

Description:

A show this week about love on the most Romantic Day of the Year, Valentines Day.

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Frank Bennett-Love Carefully

Lyn Stanley -The Man I love

Jane Russell -Take Love Easy

Jackie Gleason -Without Love

Nina Simone-The Look Of Love

Bill Pursell -Our Winter Love

Gene Howard-Lover Man

Rene Rafferty-Let There Be Love

Thelonius Monk-Sweet And lovely

Daniela Schachter Like Someone In Love

Ethel Ennis- The Things I Love

Evenings At The Penthouse- Sixties Movies

Feb 13, 2020 59:01

Description:

Some of the best movies came out in the sixties and with them some fantastic tunes so let's spin them tonight and rent the movies this weekend!

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Monica Mancini-Moon River

Beegie Adair-Days of Wine and Roses

Julie London-Charade

Roland Shaw-The Spy Who Came In From the Cold

Roger Williams-Lara’s Theme 

Jack Jones-Alfie

Neil Hefti-Barefoot in the Park

Dionne Warwick-Valley of the Dolls

John Barry-The Knack

Sergio Mendes-The Look of Love

Singers Unlimited-Where is Love

Ferrante and Teicher-Barbarella

Ferrante And Teicher-Theme From The Apartment

Swing Out Sister-Windmills Of Your Mind

Andre Kostelanetz -Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head

Andre Kostelanetz -Midnight Cowboy

Mancini Theme From Hatari

George Mann Orchestra- A Man and A Woman

Lounge Crew-Pink Panther

James Bond Sextet-You Only Live Twice

Evenings At The Penthouse- Cafe Rendezvous

Feb 11, 2020 01:02:45

Description:

Let's meet for a coffee in the South Of France!

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Octobop Cars and Coffee

Dave Trolley Coffeé Break

Mancini- Goofin' At the Coffee House

Natalie Cole Coffee Time

Dee Dee Bridgewater Bilbao Song

Stacey Kent Waiter, Oh Waiter

Rita Coolidge Black Coffee

Lionel Newman A Toast to Joan

Julie London Pousse Cafe

Serge Gainsbourg Couleur Cafe

Jackie Gleason Blue Cafe

Robert Farnon Cocktails for Two

Henri ReneDinner for One Please James

Quinn Lemley Java Joe 

Warren Barker Cafe Espress

Beegie Adair Fascination Waltz 

Tiki Delights-I Like My Coffee Black.

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario- Alessandro Ruspoli

Feb 10, 2020 05:07

Description:

Join Kooper for this special series of podcasts where we take a look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week  Alessandro Ruspoli

 

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Ohio Tiki

Feb 8, 2020 01:03:25

Description:

 

Jeff Chenault is back with a new book on Ohio Tiki we return for the year with our regular segments like world of swank gig guide, Koop goes deep and from time to time I will bring you a new thing….Word jazz with Koop....exciting news with of a stack of new releases for the year so I thought we should play some of the new music you can pick up and stay tuned for upcoming interviews with the artists we are playing tonight who will all be making an appearance on the show for 2020

 

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Tiki Delights- Midnight Sandy Samba

Baby Grand-Pan Am To Cannes

Unexotic- Lost Islanders

Mattias Uneback Starfish

Mustard Allegro Hair Of The Dog

Super Trombone Mission Impossible Theme

James Carter Organ Trio - Anouman 

Mitch and Mitch- Mambo '63.

Christopher Hollyday- You Make Me Feel So Young

Intoxika- Poinciana

Amber Weekes- It's All Right With Me

Virginia Schenck- Bali Hai

Dave Miller Trio- Just Imgaine

Evenings At The Penthouse- Driving

Feb 6, 2020 55:07

Description:

I see a day in the future where it will be illegal to drive a car ...it will have to be automated....this will be a sad day.

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Stan Levy -The Route

Cleo Laine-April Age

Art Pepper-Walkin Out Blues

Conte Candoli Quartet-Walkie Talkie

Bobby Shew Quintet-Bags Groove

Herbie Harper Sextet-Chloe

Marty Paich-Look Around

Bill  Holman-Angel Eyes

Korla Pandit-Remember

Lee Morgan-These Are Soulful Days

Evenings At The Penthouse-  A Bouquet of Roses For My Love

Feb 4, 2020 58:27

Description:

Don't buy gas station flowers....ever! 

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Astrud Gilberto-Misty Roses

Roger Williams-Days of Wine and Roses

Billy Stritch -The Roses Don’t Speak

Sammy Kaye-Everything Is Coming Up Roses

Paul Weston-Honyesuckle Rose

Michael Feinstein-I Won’t Send Roses 

Melanchrino Strings-La Vie En Rose

Beegie Adair-Lo How A Rose E’er Blooming

Jack Jones-Lolipops and Roses

Francoise Hardy-Mon Ami La Rose

Dean Martin-A Room Full of Roses” Dean Martin

Jackie Gleason-Rose Anne

Otto Cesana-Roses At Springtime

Beegie Adiar-Rosetta

Bill Frisell-Where Have All The Flowers Gone

Frank Sinatra-Roses Of Picardy

Phil Collings Quartet -When Flowers Still

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-Marquis De Portago

Feb 3, 2020 06:35

Description:

Welcome to another look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week it's the Marquis De Portago

 

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Evenings At The Penthouse -Nightclub Life

Jan 30, 2020 01:00:43

Description:

Nightclubs aren't quite what we used to see in the past...maybe I should build one...what would I call it?

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Ethel Ennis-Nightclub

Walter Wanderly-Errinho Atoa

Frank Sinatra-To Love And Be Loved

Art Van Damme Quintet- Lover Come Back To Me

Robert Maxwell- Bewitched 

Octobop-Out Of Nowhere

Modern Jazz Quartet-Pyramid 

Seth McFarlane-But Beautiful

Ricki Derek-Night And Day

Paula Castle=Here I Am I Love Again 

Bobby Hackett-Alcoholic Blues

Joey Altruda-Mucci’s Jag 2

Dick Jacobs-Capricorn 330 AM

Gene Howard-Stranger in Paradise 

Mel Henke-Ain’t Misbehavin

Bill Evans-Stairway To The Stars

Evenings At The Penthouse-Lifetime Of Love

Jan 28, 2020 01:01:49

Description:

 

Here's one to scare all of us who are terrified of commitment! A Lifetime Of Love

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Chet Baker-This is Always

Emile Pandolfi What Are You Doing The Rest of Your Life?

Ronnie DeauvilleLove is Here To Stay

Julie London-Night and Day

 George Shearing-I Love You

 Johnny Hartman My One and Only Love

Laine Kazan-When I Fall In Love

Ute Lemper-Those Small Touches of Love

James Spencer-As Time Goes By

Jackie Gleason-Always and Always

Paul Weston-Just You Just Me

Dolores Gray-You’re my Thrill

Jack Jezzro-There Will Never Be Another You

Roger Williams-Love is a Many Splendored Thing

Chris Connor-All This and Heaven Too

Beegie Adair Always

Elvis I Feel That I’ve Known You Forever

Toni Carroll- If I Had Forever

Evenings At The Penthouse-Lush Strings

Jan 24, 2020 01:03:32

Description:

I do love the Lush Strings so tonight we bring you the Beautiful Music selections from some of the greatest.

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Nelson Riddle-Dream

George Shearing-My One And Only Love

Melanchrino-Greensleeves/ A Foggy Day In London

Les Baxter-Lost In Meditation 

Metropolitan Sax Quartet-Sophisticated Lady

Living Strings-Theme From Exodus

Living Strings- There Are Such Things

Seth MacFarlane-Isn’t This A Lovely Day

Norrie Paramour And His Orchestra-Always in My Heart

Percy Faith Strings-Because

Mahlon Merrick and the Hollywood Playboy Orchestra-Music For Playboys To Play By

Richard Marino -Fever

Mantovani-Clair De Lune

101 Strings-Alone Together

Jackie Gleason-Tenderly 

Les Baxter-Lunar Rhapsody 

George Shearing-I Should Lose You

Evenings At The Penthouse-A Nice Smell

Jan 23, 2020 59:54

Description:

Here is a special smell for you ....hmmm

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Combustible Edison-Dior

George Shearing-Promises Promises

Wes Montgomery-Wives and Lovers

Tony Bennett-City Of Angels

Jane Monheit-Too Late Now

Ross McHenry- Fear Not

Stan Getz-In Between Heartaches

Luke Gillespie-DaNaBar

Herb Alpert-Tangerine

Chet Baker-Grey December

Bill Frissell- Lush Life

Judy Weller-It’s Only Smoke

Doug MacDonald-LL

Evenings At The Penthouse-Hugs and Kisses

Jan 21, 2020 01:02:26

Description:

ahhh the Kiss...can you remember your first kiss? Turns out there have been a lot of songs about kissing over the years so let's bring you some smooching songs!

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Jeri Southern- Prelude To A Kiss

Marilyn Monroe-Kiss

Julie London-In The Middle Of A Kiss

Chet Baker-The Touch Of Your Lips

Diana Krall-Besame Mucho

Mel Tormé-You Leave Me Breathless

101 Strings Orchestra-Kiss Me More)

Johnny Hartman-For The Want Of A Kiss

June Hutton - Dolores Gray-Kiss Me

Jackie Gleason-The Kiss

Stan Whitmire-Butterfly Kisses

Patricia Scot-Do It Again

Percy Faith and His Orchestra & Toni Arden-kiss

Ute Lemper-Small Touches Of You

Tiki Delights-A Few Kisses Ago

Jen Siukola-I Kissed You Goodbye

Bobby Hackett-One Kiss

Evenings At The Penthouse-Love On The Rocks

Jan 19, 2020 01:02:35

Description:

Heartbreak is part of life, so let's celebrate it tonight in a cocktail jazz kind of way as only lounge lotharios could possibly deal with a broken heart.

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Julie London-Guess Who I Saw Today

Chet Baker-The Night We Called It Day

Marilyn Monroe-I’m Through With Love

Stacy Kent- No Moon At All

Beegie Adair-By Myself

Diana Ross -You’ve Changed

James Spencer-Bittersweet

Mel Torme- It’s A Blue World 

Frank Sinatra- Don’t Stand A Ghost of a Chance With You

Sue Randy-When Your Lover Has Gone

Trin Oosterhuis -A House is Not Home

Third Wave=Don’t Ever Go

Rene Raff-Willow Weep For Me

Anne Phillips-I’ve Got To Pass Your House

Jane Monheit If You Went Away

Frank Sinatra -When No One Cares

Bill Evans - She’s Different

Beegie Adair- All by Myself

Chet Baker-Sad Walk

Evenings At The Penthouse -Selfish People

Jan 18, 2020 01:00:19

Description:

Nothing annoys me more than people who don't think about those around them. 

 

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Ran Blake -All About Ronnie

Gretje Angell-Fever

Denise Donatelli-When Lights Are Low

Kent Miller Quartet-My Foolish Heart

Seth MacFarlane-It’s All right With Me

Rebekah Victoria-It’s Too Late For Me

Aya Fukiage-I Got It Bad

Wayne Wallace-A New York Minute

Kristen Chenowith-On a Turquoise Cloud

Bobby Troup-Midnight Sun

Miki Yamanaka-Wonder

Vibraphone All Star Jazz Quartet-Music For Restaurants

James Spencer-The Start Of Our Affair

Evenings At The Penthouse-Holidays

Jan 16, 2020 01:05:17

Description:

I do love a good holiday...maybe too much?

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Joey Altruda -Christy

Jazz at The Lincoln Centre-Winslow Homer Homer's Waltz

Martini Kings-Take Five

Beegie Adair-sugar

Jane Monheit-Moon River

Noir Havana Mambo-Cigar Cocktail

Yuseef Lateef-Delilah

Lounge Crew -Brandy Manhattan

Miles Davis-All Blues

Cocktail Inn -The Way You Look Tonight

Bill Irwin-Seduction

Jackie Gleason -The Girl

Bill Evans Night and Day

Franci Altissimi-Lounge Bossa

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Regular Smoking

Jan 13, 2020 01:03:52

Description:

Sometimes Doctors ask the strangest questions!

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Judy Wexler-It’s Only Smoke

Mildred Snitzer-Driftin

Bill Frisell-There In A Dream

Baby Grand-Just Drive

Mattias Uneback-Voyage Beneath The Sea

Jimmy Smith-This Guys In Love With You

Virginia Schenck-Sackful Of Dreams

Christoper Hollyday-Kiss Me Right

Amber Weekes-Pure Imagination

Atlantic Five Jazz Band-Fly Me To The Moon

Wes Montgomery-Wives And Lovers

The Wailers-Driftwood

Combustible Edison-Lonelyville

George Shearing-Promises Promises

Stan Getz-Between the Heartaches

Evenings At The Penthouse-2020 Vision

Jan 11, 2020 57:58

Description:

When was the last time you had your eyes checked?

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Beegie Adair- I Only Have Eyes For You

Les Baxter- Dancing With Tears In Your Eyes

Ray Anthony-I’ll Close My Eyes

Stanley Black-Green Eyes

Roger Williams- Spanish Eyes

James Spencer-Angel Eyes

Liza Minnelli- Close Your Eyes

Franklyn MacCormack/Russ Garcia Orch- Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Page Cavanough -Star Eyes

Gale Robbins-Them There Eyes

Emile Pandolfi-Where Your Eyes Don’t Go

Henri Rene-I’ll See You In My Dreams

Nellie Lutcher-Someone To Watch Over Me

Hank Garland-Close Your Eyes

Carole Creveling-Star Eyes

Richard Lennox-I Can’t Get Started

Stan Whitmire-Doe Eyes

Julie London- I’ll Be Seeing You

Evenings At The Penthouse-Themes

Jan 9, 2020 01:01:16

Description:

It's all about the Themes! A Theme show about Themes!

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Gene Rains-Theme From The World Of Suzie Wong

Los Brasilios-Carols Theme

Mantovani -Exodus Theme

Percy Faith-Theme From A Summer Place

George Dunning-Hals Theme

Super Trombone-Pink Panther Theme

Toni Carroll- Loves Theme

George Shearing-Closing Theme

Jackie Gleason-Love Theme  From Romeo and Juliet

Beegie Adair-The Feather Theme From Forest Gump

Cal Tjader-Theme From Duke

Enoch Light -Theme from Polovetzian Dances

Joey Altruda-Playboys Theme

Liberace -Moonglow and Theme From Picnic

Living Strings-Love Theme From The Glenn Miller Story

Piero Piccioni-Love Theme

Richard Cheese-Theme From Spider Man

Stanley Black-The Harry Lime Theme

Evenings At The Penthouse-Back To Bacharach

Jan 6, 2020 01:00:35

Description:

This week all songs are composed by Burt Bacharach and Hal David, some great tunes as we go deep into a world I like to call Bacharacharama!

thanks to James Spencer for putting together this weeks playlist.

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Nelson Riddle-Close To You

Beegie Adair-I Say A Little Prayer

Sergio Mendes-The Look of Love

Jack Jones-Alfie

Burt Bacharach-Pacific Coast Highway

Ramsey Lewis-Do You Know the Way To San Jose?

Anne Walsh-South American Getaway

Promises, Promises Soundtrack -The Grapes of Froth

Dionne Warwick-Walk On By

Astrud Gilberto -Wanting Things

Della Reese-A House is Not A Home

Roger Williams-Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head

Andre Konstelanetz -I’ll Never Fall In Love Again

Sue Raney -Knowing When To Leave

Jimmy Smith -This Guys In Love With You

Hit C0 Band -Whoever You Are  I Love You

Stan Getz-In Between The Heartaches

Wes Montgomery -Wives and Lovers

George Shearing-Promises Promises

Evenings at the Penthouse- No I Can’t Sing

Jan 4, 2020 01:00:49

Description:

No I Can’t Sing...sorry

 

 

Dexter Gordon-Serenade In Blue

Buddy Collette-Herbie Mann-Theme From Theme From

India Adam-It’s Silk

Pat Dahl-It’s Alright With Me

Les Baxter -If Ever I Would Leave You

James Spencer-Stormy Weather

Frank Sinatra-Teach Me Tonight

Janet Seidel-I Got Lost In His Arms

Todd Gordon-Summer Wind

Living Strings-Too Beautiful For Words

Tony Bennett-Do It Again

Carole Simpson-My Gentleman Friend

Relaxing Piano Crew-Lounge Soulmate

Dave Trolley-Sax Moods

Lounge Crew-Rio De Janiero

Cal Tjader-Goodbye

Evenings At The Penthouse- Things I Love To Do

Jan 2, 2020 01:02:14

Description:

I'll give you a hint...it has something to do with a Penthouse ...A sports car and cocktail jazz

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Atlantic Five Jazz Band-Fly Me To The Moon

David Baker- Black Thursday

Lionel Hampton- Stardust

Bill Evans- Detour Ahead

Black Olive Jazz Band-Night In Tunisia

Daniela Schächter-Darn That Dream

James Morrison -Midnight Till Dawn

Mattia Uneback-Voyage Beneath The Sea

Evenings At The Penthouse: Dancin’ Dames and Dandies

Dec 31, 2019 01:02:44

Description:

Dancing and Romancin that's what it's all about tonight!

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Beegie Adair-Dancing in the Dark

Mel Torme-Let’s Face The Music and Dance

Shirley Horn-Ten Cents a Dance

James Spencer-It Only Happens When I Dance With You”

Les Baxter-Shadow Waltz

Stan Kenton-Begin the Beguine

Ray Anthony-Alone Together

Jack Jezzro-Dancing on the Ceiling

Robert Farnon-Come Dance With me

Jonah Jones-I Could Have Danced All Night

Wanda Dah Sa-“So Danco Samba

Diane Schuur-Love Dance

Dean Martin-Cha Cha D’Amour

Alessandro Alessandroni-Dancin Bossa

Jackie Gleason-The Last Dance

Dave Pell-Look Who’s Dancing

Maurice Frank Dream Dancing

Aaron Diehl- Bess You is My Woman Now

Dave Stryker-After The Dance

Best Of The Best 2011

Dec 30, 2019 01:00:46

Description:

Let's take a look back to 2011 and some of the best tracks and products released that year.

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Neo Lounge Is Go

Dec 27, 2019 01:03:37

Description:

All new artists that you can see performing anywhere across the globe!

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Daniel Pemberton -The Investigator

Jet Sweden-A Man And A Woman

Lounge Brigade-Star Wars

Martini Kings-Goodbye To Lonely Town

John Eric Booth -Girl Talk

Richard Lennox-It Had To Be You

Seth MacFarlane-But Beautiful

Octobop- Relaxin

Project Pimento-LOVE

Joey Altruda-Cocktails With Joey

Kent Miller Quartet-My Foolish Heart

Laura Ainsworth-Wasting My Love On you

Angelo Badalamenti-Freshly Squeezed

Rachel Caswell-I Fall In Love To Easy

Evenings At The Penthouse- Merry Merry

Dec 25, 2019 01:01:00

Description:

A collection of Merriness for the season!

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Carmen McRae-Baby It’s Cold Outside

Eartha Kitt-Nothing For Christmas

Herb Alpert-Santa Baby

Jackie Gleason By The Fireside

Jackie Gleason-Winter Wonderland

Jackie Gleason Snowfall

Jason Paul Curtis-Christmas Time Is Here

Julie London -I’d Like You For Christmas

Julie London-Warm December

June Christy-The Merriest

Martin Denny-Exotic Night

Micheal Buble-White Christmas

Micael Buble-Grown Up Christmas list

Nancy Wilson-What Are You Doing New Years Eve

Jimmy Mc Griff-Santa Claus Is Coming to Town

RCR-Christmas Greetings

RCR Christmas Lights

Stan Kenton-What Is a Santa Claus

Tiki Joes Ocean -SnowFall

Evenings At The Penthouse- Fun Under The Mistletoe

Dec 23, 2019 01:02:07

Description:

The entire Penthouse is decked out with Mistletoe...I figure it's a numbers game!

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Waitiki- Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Al Caiola -Sleigh ride-

Pascal Schumacher -Jingle Bells

Les Brown-I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm

Eddie Dunstedter-Let It Snow

Jason Paul Curtis -Christmas Time Is Here 

Allan Sherman-The 12 Gifts Of Christmas

Elvis-If Everyday was Like Christmas

Jackie Gleason -Christmas In Paris

RCR-Christmas Greetings

Jackie Gleason Winter Wonderland

RCR-Christmas Lights

David Carbonara-Christmas Conga

Alan Sherman-Christmas Draft

Best Of The Best 2012

Dec 22, 2019 01:00:37

Description:

A look at the Best offerings in Lounge and Tiki for 2012

Evenings At The Penthouse-Careless Or Selfish?

Dec 19, 2019 01:04:11

Description:

I'll let you be the judge!

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Jeff Goldblum with Mildred Snitzer-My Baby Just Cares For Me

Warren Wolf-Bags Groove

Denise Donatelli-When Lights Are Low

Beegie Adair-Autumn In New York

Milt Jackson-So In Love

Rebecca DuMaine-Yesterday

Kristin Chenowith-Turquoise Cloud

Ran Blake and Laika-Driftwood

Janet Seidel-Always something there to Remind Me

Vivian Lee-Didn't We

Allen Austin Bishop-Alfie

Ann Hampton Callaway-Love Dance

Wayne Powers-When Your Lover Has Gone

Jared Gold-She’s Leaving Home

Evenings At The Penthouse-Stormy

Dec 17, 2019 01:00:27

Description:

There's a Storm brewing! Better stay inside!

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The Third Wave-Stormy

Rita Coolidge-Call It Stormy Monday

James Spencer-Stormy Weather

Junior Mance-Stormy Monday

Sue Raney-Rain

Shirley Horn-Come In From The Rain

Sergio Mendes and Brasil 66-Constant Rain

Ray Anthony-Here’s That Rainy Day

Newell Oler-On Rainy Afternoons

Beegie Adair-Isn’t It A Lovely Day To Be Caught in the Rain

Audrey Morris-Come In Out of the Rain

Anita O’Day-Come Rain Or Come Shine

Richard Lennox-September In The Rain

Don Tiki-Wet Cave

Tiki Delights-Stormy Outrigger

Quincy Jones Stormy Weather

Best Of The Best 2013

Dec 14, 2019 59:53

Description:

A look at the Best offerings in Lounge and Tiki for 2013

Evenings At The Penthouse-A Very Tiki Christmas

Dec 14, 2019 01:01:00

Description:

Tonight its all Christmas music...some cool tracks to get you into the Christmas season......and a couple of special guests tonight......Cocktail Kev from the Tiki bar and lounge in Richmond has a Christmas drink for us tonight and if you are looking for a Christmas present for that lounge lothario in your life well Dr Tiki from Tiki Bar TV swings by with a gift that might be perfect.

Patsy Raye and the Beatniks-Beatniks Wish

Mambo Zombies-Silver Bells

Billy May-Do You Believe In Santa Claus

Dean Martin-Winter Wonderland

Jackie Gleason-I'll Be Home For Christmas

Johnny Mercer-Jingle Bells

Lena Horne-Jingle All The Way

Martin Denny-Exotic Night

Wayne Newton-Let It Snow-Let It Snow-Let It Snow

Capitol Studio Orchestra-Cha Cha all the Way

George Shearing and Billy May-Snowfall Cha Cha

Jimmy McGriff-Santa Claus Is Comin To Town

Julie London-I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm

Tony Rochelle Larson-Bear Rug

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Cocktails at the Ski Chalet

Dec 12, 2019 59:19

Description:

Well, let's grab the Ski gear and head to the mountains to a romantic Ski Chalet

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Four Freshman-Oh Lonely Winter

Stan Whitmire-Jessica’s Theme from The Man From Snowy Winter

Horst Jankowski Singers-Das ist Der Morgen

Roger Williams-Snowfall

Chet Baker-Grey December

Sergio Mendes and Brasil 66-Sometimes in Winter

Beegie Adair-A Winter Romance

Denis Sole -Sleigh Ride

Julie London-Hushabye Mountain

Stacey Kent-The Ice Hotel

Art Van Damme-Violets For Your Furs

Emile Pandolfi-Ice Castles

Claude Bolling -Amoureuse

Corky Hale-Cabin In The Sky

Frank Sinatra -Let’s Get Away From It All

Evenings At The Penthouse- Cocktail Blues

Dec 10, 2019 59:42

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What makes you feel the blues, sometimes it can be very simple such as a train ride from the south of France to Italy.

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Mary Anderson-Azur-te 

Tony Bennett-Street Of Dreams

Polly Bergen-Sophisticated Lady

Bill Frissell-Lush Life

Doug Mac Donald-Lollipops And Roses

Stan Kenton -Reverie

Warren Barker-Harlem Nocturne

Coltrane-Things Ain’t What They Used to Be

Astrud Gilberto- Fly Me To The Moon

Warren Wolf -Frankie And Johnny

Barbara Lusch-So Nice

Original Broadway Cast Of City Of Angels -La Blues

Jackie Gleason-Dark Is The Night

Heather Rigdon - I Like My Coffee Black

Martini Kings -Deep Into Midnight

Evenings At The Penthouse-Merry Christmas

Dec 9, 2019 30:17

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Merry Christmas from the Lounge Lothario in the Penthouse!

 

Peggy Lee-White Christmas

Lou Rawls-Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Tiki Joes Ocean-We Three Kings

Julie London-I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm

Michael Buble -I’ll Be Home For Christmas

Dean Martin -Winter Wonderland

June Christy -I’m Sorry To See You leave

Nancy Wilson-What Are You Doing For New Year

Renzo Cesana-I Bought You Violets

Al Caiola-Holiday On Skis

Tiki Torches-Do You Hear What I Hear

Tiki Torches-Quiet Christmas Village

Tiki Joes Ocean-Dance Of The Sugar Fairy

Tiki Joes Ocean -Angels Have Heard On High

Royal Crown Revue-Christmas Greetings

Carmen McRae & Sammy Davis Jr-Baby It’s Cold Outside

Bing Crosby -Frosty The Snowman

Dean Martin -Winter Wonderland

Nancy Wilson-That’s What I Want For Christmas

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Looking out the Penthouse Window

Dec 8, 2019 01:05:29

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Let me tell you what I see from the window of the Penthouse

Super Trombone-Pink Panther theme

Sir Julien-I Love Paris

Cal Trader - Yesterdays

Kenny wheeler -When Your Lover Has Gone 

Judy Bailey-Childs Play

Bobby Timmonds-So Tired

Atlantic Five Jazz Band-Fly Me To The Moon

Corky Hale-Autumn In New York

Dexter Gordon-Hanky Panky

Bill Irwin -Romance In The Tropics

Doris Day -Embraceable You

George Shearing -When Sunny Gets Blue

James Morrison-This Is Real

Best Of The Best 2014

Dec 7, 2019 59:34

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A look at the Best offerings in Lounge and Tiki for 2014

 

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Candlelit Christmas Cocktail

Dec 5, 2019 01:00:50

Description:

Some Christmas tunes on this edition of Evenings At The Penthouse...you will find me standing under the mistletoe if you are looking for me!

A show programmed by friend of the show James Spencer.

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George Shearing-Snowfall

Julie London-I’d Like You For Christmas

Beegie Adair-The Christmas Waltz

Denis Solee-Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Jack Jezzro -O Christmas Tree

Carmen Cavallaro-White Christmas

Jack Jones-I’ll Be Home For Christmas

Doris Day-Christmas Present

Beegie Adair-It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Vince Guaraldi-Christmas Time is Here

Jackie Gleason-By The Fireside

Esquivel-I Feel Merely Marvelous

Melanchrino Strings-Sleigh Ride

Chet Baker-Silent Night

Emile Pandolfi-Toyland

Herb Alpert- The Christmas Song

Nancy Wilson -What Are You Doing New Years Eve

Dean Martin- Baby it’s Cold Outside  

Evenings At The Penthouse- It Swings Dad

Dec 3, 2019 01:09:41

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As far as I know, it don't mean a thing if it ain't got that Swing.

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Bill Evans Waltz For Debbie

Chet Baker-What A Difference A Day Makes

Beegie Adair -In The Wee Small Hours of the morning

Beegie Adair All The Way

Allen Smith Quartet -Alone Together

Gene Gaffer Trio-Blues For Alice

Peter Paulson Trio -Time Remembered

Richard Maltby-Hello Young Lovers

Zoot Sims-How Deep Is The Ocean

Martial Solal-Round Midnight

Kenyon Hopkins-Warm City

Diana Krall-The Look Of Love

Coltrane -Too Young to Go Steady

Peggy Lee-My Silent Love

James Spencer-Tenderly

Best Of The Best 2015

Nov 30, 2019 01:08:23

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Let's look back at 2015 with the best of the best product releases

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Evenings At The Penthouse-A Piano Cocktail Party

Nov 28, 2019 01:03:00

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The Piano has been dusted off and the drinks are ready to serve plus we have a cavalcade of  Pianists ready to go tonight plus some lovely singers are leaning up against the Piano 

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Stan Whitmire-Through the Eyes Of Love

Roger Williams -Rainy Days and Mondays

Jen Yves Thibauldet- In A Sentimental Mood

Relaxing Piano Crew-Lounge Soulmate

Lounge Crew-Blue Lagoon 

Liberace—Gigi

Martin Denny Return to Paradise

Newell Oler-Love Story 

Les Baxter -Les Bras

Les Baxter - Midnight on the Cliffs

Beegie Adair-A Time For Love

Art Tatum -Dancing In The Dark

Joe Bushkin- I Can’t Get Started

George Shearing -When Sunny Gets Blue 

Emile Pandolphi -The Way We Were

Corky Hale-Cabin in The Sky

James Spencer-In A Blue Mood

Evenings At The Penthouse- Look Up

Nov 26, 2019 01:02:07

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Let's take the time to look up at the stars!

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Antonio Carlos Jobim-I Look To the Sky

Joe Buskin-Manhattan

Frank Sinatra -Full Moon and Empty Arms

Les Baxter-Adios

Mal Fitch-You Stepped Out Of A Dream

Rita Coolidge-Black Coffee

Jack Wilson-Night Flower

Jackie Gleason-Lady Of The Evening

Richard Lennox -I cant get started

Jame Spencer-Bittersweet

Beegie Adair-Autumn In New York

Gene Howard- He’s Funny That Way

Bill Evans-I Hear A Rhapsody

Roger Williams-The Way We Were

Lola Albright-Dreamsville

Bobby Darin -Spring Is here

George Shearing-Don't Explain

Mancini-Champagne and Quail

Best Of The Best 2016 Product Releases

Nov 23, 2019 01:03:05

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Let's look back at 2016 with the best of the best product releases

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Those Weird Cats

Nov 21, 2019 01:00:15

Description:

Have you ever thought about those weirdos that used to run the Lighthouse....man those cats were weird!

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Jen Siukola- Lighthouse Reverie

Doug Munro -The More I See You

Jim Beunning - Prairie Calling

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis -  Winslow Homer Homer's Waltz

Martini Kings Bags Groove

Kent Miller Quartet -My Foolish Heart

Jetset Sweden-A Man and a Woman

Out of Abingdon Honeymoon Shack

Tikidelights- Swankology

Horace Silver The Hippest Cat In Hollywood

Angelo Badalamenti -Freshly Squeezed

Frank Bennett- With Or Without You

Evenings At The Penthouse-The First Song You Heard

Nov 19, 2019 01:03:13

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Can you remember the first song you heard? I mean really heard, think about that feeling.

 

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Buselli Wallarab Orch- Kirsten's First Song

Dave  Miller trio -I’d Love to Make Love to You

Doug MacDonald and The Tarmac Ensemble -  Make Believe 

Ellen La Furn- When Sunny Gets Blue

Gretje Angell -Deep In A Dream

Jason Paul Curtis- Every Time

Judi Silvano- Echo Cardio

Judy Wexler - I Took Your Hand

Lyn Stanley- Black Velvet

Tomas Janzon- Invitation

Tom Wright -Atlanta Bread

More Best Of The Best of 2019

Nov 17, 2019 01:03:28

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Let's take a look at some MORE of the best to come out of 2018 in our Best Of The Best Twilight series.

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Cocktails and a Broadway Show

Nov 14, 2019 01:00:35

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What a great combination Cocktails and a Broadway Show ! A lovely little highlight of the week and James Spencer has brought us a nice combination of tunes as we head out on the town!

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Shirley Horn-The Good Life

Lea Delaria-The Ballad of Sweeney Todd

Les Baxter-If Ever I Would Leave You

Stanley Black-They Say It’s Wonderful

Jonah Jones Quintet-Baubles, Bangles and Beads

Vic Damone-Bali H’ai

Cy Coleman-I’ve Got Your Number

Beegie Adair-So In Love

James Spencer-Lady of the Evening

Chet Baker-My Funny Valentine

Emile Pandolfi-Beauty and the Beast

Carman Cavallaro-Cocktails For Two

Joey Altruda-Cocktails With Joey

New Morty Show-Blue Martini

Bobby Hackett-Cocktail For Two

Stan Kenton -Gigi

Jackie Gleason-On A Clear Day

 

Evenings At The Penthouse -Up In Smoke

Nov 12, 2019 01:04:02

Description:

Tonight a show that is all about that dirty habit!

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Robert Farnon and His Orchestra -Two Cigarettes in The Dark

Jackie Gleason and His Orchestra -By The Fireside 

Les Baxter and His Orchestra -Ritual Fire Dance

Carmen Cavallaro -Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Beegie Adair -Don’t Smoke In Bed

Annie Ross -My Old Flame

April Ames-Smoke Rings

Eliane Elias-Light My Fire

Les Baxter and His Orchestra and Chorus-Flame Tree

Sergio Mendes and Brasil 66-Slow Hot Wind

Serge Gainsbourg-Les Cigarillos

Chet Baker-Smog

Judy Wexler-It’s Only Smoke

Voodoo Organist-It’s Smokey

Dawan Muhummed-Smoke Signals

Black Olive Jazz-Slow Hot Wind

Best Of The Best 2018 Twilight Series

Nov 9, 2019 57:23

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Let's take a look at some of the best to come out of 2018 in our Best Of The Best series of Twilight series.

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Relaxing In The Bath

Nov 7, 2019 01:05:09

Description:

It has come to my attention that some of you are listening to me in the bath..that's ok, just don't send pictures!

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Herbie Mann-Summertime 

Gerry Mulliagn-Body and Soul 

Tom Graff-Changes

Shirley Horn -Solitary Moon

Dexter Gordon-Serenade In Blue 

Reg Garland-Please Send Me somebody To love 

Frank Bennett-Love Carefully 

Keith Jarrett- -Still Life, Still Life 

Jen Siukola - I Kissed You Goodbye 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Staying Home When It’s Bad Weather

Nov 4, 2019 01:04:27

Description:

Koop gives you permission to stay home from work if the weather is bad!

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Julie London-Cloudy Morning

James Spencer-Blue Gardenia

Corky Hale -Cabin In The Sky

101 Strings-Love On The Beach

Chet Baker-Long Ago and Far Away

Les Baxter-Our Kind Of Love

Jackie Gleason-High On A Windy Hill

Stan Getz-It Never Entered My Mind

Gene Howard-Lover Man

Beegie Adair-Days Of Wine and Roses

Ann Gilbert-Two Sleepy People

Kathy Barr -Just Squeeze Me

Sue Evans-Did You Mean It

Jeri Southern -Speak Low

Bill Evans -My Romance

Roger Williams -Laura

Heather Rigdon-I Like My Coffee Black

Tony Bennett- I Left My Heart In San Franciso

Buddy Greco -Girl Talk 

Allen Smith Quartet-Estate

Oscar Peterson-Just In Time

Best of The Best 2019 Show 2

Nov 2, 2019 59:38

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Well as we do every year as Best Of The Best show. In the past I would have one for music and one for product release but this year I have decided to mix them both together

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Gretje Angel-One Note Samba 

Rebekah Victoria -Twisted  

#Rebecca Dumaine interview

Rebecca Chez Moi

#Justin Christaldi Tiki Triangle 

Dave Miller Trio-A Foggy Day

Mark Doyle-Noir Alley

Wayne Wallace-Take Five

Martini Kings-Cantalope Island

# Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited- Interview Studio 37

Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited-Nubain Wasp

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis -  Bearden 

Evenings At The Penthouse-A Bad Case Of Darin Syndrome

Oct 31, 2019 01:01:31

Description:

I've come down with a bout of Darin Syndrome.

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Art Pepper-Bewitched

Walter Wanderly-Rain Drops Keep Falling On My Head

Rene Bloch-Harlem Nocturne

Three Suns-Fever

Chick Corea-My One And Only Love

Oscar Peterson-Bags Groove

Bill Irwin Group-Fascination

Aaron Diehl-Round Midnight

Larry Gelb-While My Lady Sleeps

Black Olive Jazz-Passion Flower

Frank Sinatra-Where Do You Go

Jeff Denson Quartet-A Thought That Lingers

Adam Smalle-Yes And No

Evenings At The Penthouse-Space

Oct 28, 2019 58:05

Description:

In a galaxy far far away!

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Jack Jones -Fly Me To The Moon

Willie Bobo-The Look Of Love

Walter Wanderly-A Man And A Woman

Wes Montgomery-The Shadow Of Your Smile

Buddy Greco- Round Midnight

John Pizzarelli-Beautiful Moons Ago

James Darren-Man About Town

Stanley Black-Ebb Tide

Molly Johnson-Sophisticated Lady

Peter Appleyard-Don’t Get Around Much Anymore

Tiki Torches-Miserlou

Frank Sinatra-London By Night

Dean Martin-I’ll Be That Dream

Bert Keamphert-Where Flamingos Fly

Peter Nero-Are My Dreams Real

Lola Albright-A Man, A Man, A Man

Best Of The Best Show 2019

Oct 26, 2019 01:02:11

Description:

Every year we go through the best music and product releases in the lounge and tiki world and 2019 has not disappointed so this week we bring you the best of the best

 

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Narco Lounge Combo Interview

 

Narco Lounge Combo-Your Dog Is Looking At Me

Doug Mcdonald  and the Tamac Ensemble  live at Hanger 18 -Where or When

 

Tony Marsico Interview

 

Martini Kings- Wives And Lovers

Tomas Janzon-Prince Albert

 

Mark Doyle Interview

 

Mark Doyle Man From Uncle

Luke Gillespie- My Funny Valentine

 

Intoxika Interview

Intoxika-Primitiva

 

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Sweet As Honey

Oct 24, 2019 01:02:44

Description:

I like mine on my morning toast, how do you like yours?

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Singers Unlimited With Oscar Peterson-Honeysuckle Rose 

Martin Denny-A Taste of Honey

 Julie London-Be My Little Baby Bumble Bee

Anne Walsh-My Bumble Bee

The Organ Happenings-Land of Honey

Floyd Cramer-Honey

Les Baxter-Honey Bun

Kevin Mahogany-Wild Honey

Johnny Hartman-Sleeping Bee

James Spencer-Bittersweet

Beegie Adair-Sugar

Jack Jones-When I Take My Sugar To Tea 

Sue Raney-A Blossom Fell  

Jackie Gleason-Honey Come Back

Jazz Vibes-Flight Of The Bumble Bee

Aaron Diehl-Single Petal Of A Rose

Angelo Badalamenti-Freshly Squeezed

Bill Evans Conception

Betty Carter-Spring Can really Hang You Out to Dry

Evenings At The Penthouse-Arriving Home

Oct 22, 2019 01:00:04

Description:

I love the feeling of arriving home to the Penthouse, my own little private retreat!

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Oscar Peterson-Mario

Rachel Caswell-A Lovely Way to Spend An Evening

Rebecca  Angel-Agora Sim

Martini Kings-Wives and Lovers

Chet Baker Limio Domani

Beegie Adai-Sugar

George Shearing -A Handful Of Stars

James Spencer-It Only Happens When I Dance With You

Tony Bennett-Lucky to Be Me

Frank Sinatra-My Baby Just Cares For Me

Nat King Cole And Oscar Peterson- Lost April

Network Music Ensemble-Comfy Chair

Bill Evans-My Funny Valentine

Martial Solal-Round Midnight

Allen Smith Quartet-Stella By Starlight

James Carter-Pour Que Ma Vie Demeure

Tomas Janzon-Monks Mood

Gene Howard-The Boy Next Door

Lionel Hampton-Blues In Gold

Words With Wellsy -Jazz Singing

Oct 19, 2019 01:04:40

Description:

 

Gary Wells from Soulrideblog.com is back with another book recommendation, we take a look at the world of swank gig guide, Koop Goes Deep and of course dear Koop and a look at the origins of one of my favorite pieces of Jewellery ...the Pinky Ring

 

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Voodoo Organist-Bombay Beach Bondage Boogaloo

Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited- The Nubian Wasp

Tomas Janzon-Somwhere Over Stockholm

Dave Miller-A Foggy Day

Martini Kings -Take Five

Les Baxter-Moonscape

Beverly Kenney-Born to Be Blue

Dave Pike -Jet Set

Gretje Angell-One Note Samba

Clouseaux-Beyond Good And Evil 

Joey Altruda-Prado Party

Combustible Edison-Spy V Spy

Narco Lounge Combo-Caravan

Evenings At The Penthouse-The Box Where You Leave Tickets

Oct 17, 2019 01:00:36

Description:

Imagine if your name was Will Call, how tiring would that be, I think it would get really old really fast.

 

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Will Davis Trio-Will Call

Lee Morgan-Since I Fell For You

Miles Davis-The Pan Piper

Wayne Marsh-Autumn In New York

Vicki Benet-Tenderly

Peggy Lee-You’re My Thrill

Dave Bruebeck-Everybody’s Jumpin

Buddy Greco-Round Midnight

Pepper Adams Quintet-My One and Only Love

Richie Kamuca -What’s New 

Stan Levy-What Can I say

Atlantic Five Jazz Band-Days Of Wine And Roses

George Shearing-I’ll Remember April

Julie Lyon Quintet-Love For Sale

Jackie Gleason-The Last Dance

Evenings At The Penthouse-Country Pride

Oct 15, 2019 01:01:03

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I have often wondered what the world would be like if there were no silly country boundaries and what it would be like if we were United...I guess we won't know till the Aliens invade.

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Miles Davis-Song Of Our Country

Monica Mancini-Moment to Moment

Aaron Diehl-Blue Bude

Elvis-Almost in Love

Martini Kings-Poinciana

Anne Walsh-Cinnamon and Clove

Chet Baker-I’m Old Fashioned

Mel Torme-Tenderly

Bobby Darin -Days of Wine and Roses

Sue Raney-Mr Lucky

Renee Raff-Among The Stars

George Shearing-The Starlight Hour

Yusef Lateef-Delilah

James Spencer-Quiet Village

Nelson Riddle-Let’s Fall In Love

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-Gianni Agnelli

Oct 14, 2019 06:09

Description:

Welcome to another look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week it's Gianni Agnelli

 

Rebecca Dumaine Chez Nous

Oct 12, 2019 01:03:51

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I have a lovely lady by the name of Rebecca Dumaine joining me on the show this week to talk about her new album....there are deep thoughts to consider in Going Deep with Koop....our look at the world of swank gig guide plus in Dear Koop a postcard.

 

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Wynton Marsalis -The Repose In All 

Jazzmeia Horn-Searchin

Rebecca Chez Moi

Oscar Peterson-Get Off My Bach

Martini Kings-The Lady Is A Tramp

Combustible Edison-Vertigogo

Voodoo Organist-Dry Martinis and We Bikinis

James Carter-Le Manoir Reves

Dave Miller Trio-A Beautiful Friendship 

Lionel Hampton- Night Train

Daniel Pemberton-The Vinciguerra Affair

Tomas Janzon-Prince Albert

Det Moor and His Orchestra-Flutesville

Evenings At The Penthouse-Cocktail Confections

Oct 10, 2019 59:07

Description:

I haven't got much of a sweet tooth but this week let's play around with the concept of all things sugary and sweet!

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Joey Altruda-Cheerful White People

Beegie Adair-Sugar

Marin Denny-Taste of Honey

Dean Martin-Candy Kisses

Singers Unlimited with Art Van Damme-Cherry

Jack Jones-Lollipops and Roses

James Spencer-Bittersweet

Julie London- Lost My Sugar

Julie London/Bobby Troup -Like It Or Not

Thelonious Monk -Sweet An Lovely

Bill Evans In your own sweet way

Janet Seidel-Sweetest Sounds

Anne Walsh-Cinnamon and Clove

Jackie Gleason-How Sweet It Was

Evenings At The Penthouse-Affairs Of The Heart

Oct 8, 2019 01:01:41

Description:

One for all the playboys out there, you know who you are!

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Martini Kings-Wives and Lovers

Gretje Angell-Tea For Two

Miki Yamaska-For All We Know

Tony Bennett Diana Krall- I’ve Got A Crush On You

Helen Carr-My Kind Of Trouble Is You

Relaxing Piano Crew-No More Worries

Frank Sinatra-I Don’t Stand A Ghost Of A Chance

Natalie Cole-You Go To My Head

James Spencer -Lady Of The Evening

John Kander -New York, New York

Sue Raney-Quietly There

Chet Baker-Violets For Your Furs

John Aprin-Stardust 

Howard Roberts -Girl Talk

Aya Fukiage-Lover Man

Green Martini Keys-Dreams Of Brazil

 

 

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-Warren Beatty

Oct 7, 2019 08:29

Description:

Welcome to another look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week it’s Warren Beatty.

Tiki Triangle

Oct 5, 2019 01:02:25

Description:

I’ve got a great new tiki book to tell you about as Justin Christaldi joins me to talk about the new release of Tiki Triangle……World Of Swank gig guide and Dear Koop a contentious issue of tattoos in vintage culture

And of course, I will bring you some deep thoughts!

 

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Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited-Kyoto 450 am

Martini Kings-Caravan

Tiki Delights-A Twist Of Lyman

Gene Rains-Lonely Winter

James Spencer-Quiet Village

Voodoo Organist-Stomp That Bug

Jimmy Vargas-Black Dahlia

Frank Bennett-Creep

Bobby Darin-I’ll Only Miss Her When she’s Gone

Perez Prado-Mambo Number 5

Hugo Montenegro-Pefidia

Nutty-That Old Black Magic

Les Deux Love Orchestra-Lujon

Lalo Schifrin-Rio After Dark

Lionel Hampton -Blues In Gold

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Cocktails At The Gentleman Club

Oct 3, 2019 01:00:50

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Sure, the Gentleman's Club is not so popular today but that's a shame because it gives us men a great opportunity to gather as brothers to talk business, pleasure and ofcourse Music!

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James Spencer-A Koop Kooper Kocktail

Jackie Gleason- I Must Have That Man

Gene Howard-Jim

Julie London-The Man That Got Away

Don Shirley -Alfie

Laura Nyro-Billy’s Blues

Kenyon Hopkins-Danny’s Theme

Beegie Adair-Mack the Knife

Joey Altruda-Cocktails With Joey

Sue Raney-Mr. Lucky

Janet Blair- The Gentleman Is A Dope

Red Garland- Please Send Me Someone To Love

Gerry Mulligan-Body and Soul

Perry London Orchestra-Bernardo

Shirley Horn-Hit The Road Jack

Evenings At The Penthouse-On Medical Advice

Oct 1, 2019 01:02:25

Description:

Hard to believe but your Doctors advice is good advice to take that medicine like a man!

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Octobop -Playboys Theme

Aaron Diehl-Gen Y

Bill Evans -Polka dots And Moonbeams

Jackie Gleason -Joanne

Ken Greaves-Midnight Sun

Sally Street-Gee Baby Ain’t I Good To You

Keith Jarrett-Death And The Flower

Martini Kings-Stardust

Lee Morgan-Remembering Clifford

James Spencer-Midnight Melancholy 

Lyn Stanley-Misty

Oscar Peterson-In The Still Of The Night

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-George Hamilton

Sep 30, 2019 13:18

Description:

Welcome to another look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week it's George Hamilton

Spyvibe Blowup & Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited Album Release

Sep 28, 2019 01:00:49

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Big show this week with Jason Whiton back from Spyvibe.com to talk about the film Blow Up and we talk to Karen Simpson from Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimted about the new album Studio 37, we check out the World Of Swank gig guide and do some thinking with Koop Goes Deep

 

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Nutty -Purple Panther

Mambo Zombies-Antiqua

Johnny Mandel-Temple Of The Clouds

Mark Doyle-Noir Alley

Shirley Bassey -Goldfinger

Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited-Nubian Wasp

SG Sound-A Latin Affair

Don Ralke-Love Walked In

Roberto Pregadio-Lena Sequence

Martini Kings-Take Five

O Som Do Jazz-Nana

Mary Anne Anderson-Azur -Te

Neal Hefti-Cherry Point

Evenings At The Penthouse-I'm Old Fashioned

Sep 26, 2019 59:55

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Let's talk about some old fashioned things, manners, clothing, attitudes and ofcourse Music!

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Chet Baker-I’m Old Fashioned

Julie London -Camptown Races

Bobby Troup-Dinah

Frank D’Rone-After The Ball

Marilyn Monroe-You’d Be Surprised

Anita O’Day -You’re Getting To Be A Habit With Me

Mel Torme-Manhattan

Paul Weston-Blue Moon

James Spencer-Easy Living

Nelson Riddle-Body and Soul

Newell Oler-As Time Goes By

Melanchrino Strings-A Pretty Girl is Like a Melody

Carole Simpson-Gentleman Friend

Ahmed Jamal-Sophisticated Gentleman

Oscar Peterson-Sophisticated Lady

Mancini-Politely

Gerald Wiggins Trio-Dear Old Girl

LiberaceFascination

George Shearing- Long Ago and Far Away

Evenings At The Penthouse-Don't Be Hoarder

Sep 24, 2019 58:24

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Some people find it hard to get rid of things, but think of possesions as this...an anchor that keeps you from moving and then you will be more ruthless!

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Paul Weston-Cuban Love Song

James Spencer-Columbine

Dolores Gray-Speak Low

Lola Albright-Dreamsville

Henri Rene-Dinner For One Please

Stan Getz-It Never Entered My Mind

Mantovani-Forgotten Dreams

Jackie Gleason-Tenderly

Claude Thornhill-Sleepy Serenade

John Coltrane -I Want To Talk About You

Melanchrino-Stardust

Nelson Riddle-Your Mine You

George Shearing-Can’t We Be Friends

Jackie Gleason-Colette

Joe Bushkin-Laura

Art Van Damme-It’s The Talk Of The Town

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-Francisco ‘Baby’ Pignatari

Sep 23, 2019 11:37

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Join Kooper for this special series of podcasts where we take a look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week Francisco ‘Baby’ Pignatari

Words With Wellsy -Behind The Legend

Sep 21, 2019 59:28

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Gary Wells is back this week to give us our book recommendations and this week one on Sinatra, some news released on Diana Dors, I go deep with some deep thoughts, a look at the World Of Swank gig guide and of course Lounge Life Magazine

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Martini Kings-Bags Groove

Joey Altruda-All The Cats

Frank Sinatra-Mr Success

Mel Torme-Manhattan

Diana Dors-Come By Sunday

Nicolas Godin- Au Service De La France

Zeno De Rossi-Shtik-Bei Mir Bist Du Shoen

Lounge Crew-A Man And A Woman 

Buddy Collette And Herbie Mann-Perdido

Warner Chappell Productions-Code Name Silhouette

Serge Gainsbourg-Les Cigarillos

Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited-Lonely Planet Dub

Mark Doyle-Man From UNCLE

Mike Freeman-Night Crawlers

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Starlit Cocktails

Sep 19, 2019 59:14

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Let's look to the stars as we celebrate all things celestial!

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Peggy King-When You Wish Upon A Star

Jackie Gleason-Starry-Eyed and Breathless

Les Baxter-A Distant Star

Melanchrino Strings-Stairway to The Stars

George Shearing-The Starlight Hour

George Shearing-A Handful of Stars

Walter Schumann-Star Dust

Doris Day-I Speak to the Stars

James Spencer-Stars Fell On Alabama

Andre Montano-Lost in the Stars

Singers Unlimited-So Many Stars

Renee Raff-Among The Stars

Swing Out Sister-Let The Stars Shine

Tiki Delights-All The Stars Are In Your Eyes

James Morrison-Midnight Till Dawn

Peter Appleyard-Midnight Sun

Les Baxter-Star Dreams

Beegie Adair-Corcovado-Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars

Evenings At The Penthouse-New Friends

Sep 17, 2019 01:00:12

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Some people just are not comfortable meeting new people, personally, I have always enjoyed it and am probably guilty of tiring of the ones I already know!

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Anne Phillips- A Stranger In Town

Mallet Kings-Vibraphone Improv

Vibraphone All Star Jazz Quartet-Calm Dinner Jazz

Nor Havana Mambo-Riding Along

Herbie Mann-Summertime

Ran Blake-All About Ronnie

Robert Maxwell-Bewitched

Bill Evans -Gloria’s Step

Peggy Lee-Oh Didn’t He Ramble

Paige Delancy-Misty

Sam Rivers-Eurterpe

Ahmad Jamal-Never Never Land

Chet Baker-Time On My Hands

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-Gunther Sachs

Sep 16, 2019 03:51

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Join Kooper for this special series of podcasts where we take a look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week Gunther Sachs

Lounge Special-Quincy And Frank

Sep 14, 2019 01:00:57

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Cocktail Nation  539  Lounge Special-Frank And Quincy

 

 

 

 

 

Another Lounge Special this week and featuring the unique relationship between Frank Sinatra and Quincy Jones, news on a new Tiki Book plus the best lounge and exotica from across the globe.

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Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimted- Kyoto 4:50

Intoxika-Primitiva

Lounge Special- Frank And Quincy

Toni Carroll-I Don’t Know Why

Vibraphone All Star Jazz Quartet-Sour Fallen Mermaid

Ran Blake-Moonride

Janet Seidel-It Had Better Be Tonight

Todd Gordon-I Believe In You

Miki Yamanaka-Wonder

Elvis-Almost Like Being In Love

Jack Fascinato-Rub A Dub

Howard Roberts My Shining Hour

David Carbonara-A Beautiful Mine

Project Pimento-You Only Live Twice

Los Shimmy Shakers-Private Dick For Hire

Hollywood Film Music Orchestra-Body Language

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Cocktails At Mercer Manor

Sep 12, 2019 59:50

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This week it's Cocktails at Mercer Manor as we play all songs with Lyrics by Johnny Mercer.

 

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Laura Ainsworth-Last Train to Mercerville

James Spencer-Bittersweet

Chet Baker-I Remember You

Julie London-Fools Rush In, Where Angels Fear To Tread

Bobby Troup-Midnight Sun

Kevin Mahogany-Laura

Pat Williams Orchestra-Skylark

Bob Florence  Group-Emily

Diane Schuur-When October Goes

Allison Krauss-This Time The Dream’s On Me

Anita Kerr Quartet-Days of Wine and Roses

Jane Monheit-Moon River

Dinah Shore-I’m Old Fashioned

Billie Holiday-One For My Baby

Four Freshman-I Thought About You

Mel Torme and The Mel Tones-Hit The Road To Dreamland

Evenings At The Penthouse-An Evening On The Town

Sep 10, 2019 01:02:10

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Imagine the perfect date, a lovely night out on the town, the music is perfect and the company is intoxicating.

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Relaxing Piano Crew-A Lounge For Two

101 Strings-Alone Together

Ferrante And Teicher-Alone Together

Martini Kings-Two Fools

Janet Seidel-Two Sleepy People

Pink Martini-Tea For Two

Buddy Hacket-Two Cigarettes In the Dark

Jackie Gleason-So In Love

George Mann Orchestra-A Man And A Woman

Beegie Adair-One For My Baby

Frank Sinatra -Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars

Chet Baker-The Touch Of Your Lips

Teddy Wilson-My Funny Valentine

George Shearing-My One And Only Love

Mantovani-Almost Like Being In Love

Diana Krall-The Look Of Love

Julie London-In The Middle Of A Kiss

Tony Bennett-Isn’t It Romantic

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-Porfirio Rubirosa

Sep 9, 2019 04:56

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Join Kooper for this special series of podcasts where we take a look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week Porfirio Rubirosa

Jazz Great Wayne Wallace

Sep 7, 2019 59:29

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Jazz Great Wayne Wallace stops by the Penthouse for a chat this week, news out of Lounge Life Magazine, the World Of Swank Gig guide plus we continue with the new music with a show featuring all new acts. There's news about a couple of huge Album releases and an interesting project from the biggest band in Tiki.

 

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Martini Kings- A Lot Of Livin To Do

Daniel Pemberton-Moog Necklace

Wayne Wallace-Take Five

Jeff Goldblum-Caravan

Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimted-Nubian Wasp

Mark Doyle-It Takes A Thief

Intoxica-Primitiva

Rebecca Dumaine-Chez Moi

Ran Blake-Almost Like Being In Love

Ellington Hawk-Strollin With Mr Lee

Gretje Angell-One Note Samba

Jetset Sweden-Man From Thrush

Ixtahuele-Serpentine Roads

Joey Altruda- The KnockAround

Evenings At The Penthouse-Wine And Roses

Sep 5, 2019 01:03:42

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Well from what I have found in my extensive research is that people love Wine and Roses, not necessarily together but they are popular! Thanks to Guest programmer James Spencer for this playlist.

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Freddy Martin and His Orchestra-Bubbles in the Wine

Carmen Cavallaro-Cocktails for two

Ray Conniff -The Days of Wine and Roses

Julie London-Bouquet of Blues

The Voices of Otto Cesana -Roses At Springtime

Sammy Kaye-Roses are Red

Astrud Gilberto-And Roses and Roses

Les Baxte-Day of the Roses

The 5th Dimension-Misty Roses

Jackie Gleason-Everything is Coming Up Roses

Michael Feinstein-I Won’t Send Roses

Jack Jones -Lollipops and Roses

Betty Blake-Lilac Wine

Jack Jezzro -Merlot

Beegie Adair -La vie en rose

Paul Anka-Steel Guitar and a Glass Of Wine

Miss Johni NaylorRed Wine For My Blues

Frank Sinatra-Drinking Again

Kenny Burrell-Rose Room

Aaron Diehl-Single Petal Of A Rose

Evenings At The Penthouse -Stay Safe

Sep 3, 2019 36:36

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There can be many perils out there for a lounge lothario if you know what I mean, so stay safe out there!

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Lyn Stanley Black Velvet

Marlene VerPlanck -My Kind Of Trouble Is You

Martini Kings-So Danco Samba

Frank Sinatra and Antonio Carlos Jobim-Once I Loved

Darwin Muhummed -Place On High

Jackie Gleason-If I Should Lose You

James Morrison -The Master Plan

Jimmy Borges-Here’s That Rainy Day

Tiki Delights-Swankology

Tony Mottola-Goin Out Of My Head

Betty Carter-Round Midnight

Janet Seidel-A Man And A Woman

Blue Martinis-Something Cool

Joey Altruda-Cocktails With Joey

Coleman Hawkins and Ben Webster-Cocktails For Two

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario

Sep 2, 2019 10:00

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Join Kooper for this special series of podcasts where we take a look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week King Farouk

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SpyVibe-On Her Majesty’s Secret Service

Aug 31, 2019 01:00:34

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On the show this week we are joined by Jason Whiton from Spyvibe.com  talking about that great film On Her Majestys Secret Service, some new music from Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited and news on their upcoming album and release party

 

 

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Narco Lounge Combo-Your Dog Is Looking At Me

Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited-Rocket TX7

Dave Pell Octet-Mikes Peak

Gene Howard-Mad About The Boy

Julie London-Lonely Girl

Mark Doyle-Man From UNCLE Theme

Herbie Mann-St Louis  Blues

Rebecca Dumaine-When In Rome

Chet Baker-I Remember You

Lionel Hampton-C Minor Blues

Mary Ann Anderson-Azure-Te

Mexicali Brass-Thunderball

Mike Bardash Quintet- Late In The Game

Nelson Riddle-Your Mine You

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-I Got Her Number

Aug 29, 2019 59:09

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Getting numbers....turns out it's a numbers game! Who would have thought!

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Jackie Gleason-Ruby

Melanchrino Strings-Rosalie

Gordon Langford-Portrait of Jenny

James Spencer-Laura

Chet Baker-Sweet Sue

Beegie Adair-Emily

The Brothers Castro-Stella By Starlight

Jonah Jones-Cecilia

Joey Altruda-Christy

MPS Snowflakes-Claudia

Jack Jones-Lorelei

George Michael-Roxanne

Oscar Peterson-Catherine

Bobby Troup-Dinah

Alexh Stordahl-Jasmine and Jade

Bill Irwin Group-Claire De Lune

Stanley Black -Patricia

Tom Bruner-Delilah

Evenings At The Penthouse-A Little Blue

Aug 27, 2019 58:03

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Well, it is my favourite colour, so why not!

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Aaron Diehl-Blue Bode

Jackie Gleason-Beyond The Blue Horizon

Howard Roberts-Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea

Kenyon Hopkins-Am I Blue

Diana Krall-Almost Blue

Joe Jackson -Abes Blues

Jonah Jones-Blue Danube Rock

Milt Raskin-Blue Eyes

New Morty Show-Blue Martini

Henry Mancini-Blue Mantila

Tony Bennett-Blue Moon

Beegie Adair-Blue Skies

Les Baxter Blue Tango

Art Pepper-Walkin out blues

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-Prince Aly Khan

Aug 26, 2019 21:00

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Join Kooper for this special series of podcasts where we take a look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week Prince Aly Khan

Lounge Special-Ken Nordine

Aug 24, 2019 01:00:01

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On the show this week it’s another Lounge Special and we take a look a the life of Ken Nordine and his amazing word Jazz, word on some new music from the Martini Kings coming our way, a look at the World Of Swank Gig guide and the best Lounge and Exotica from across the globe!

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Intoxika-Taboo

Narco Lounge Combo-Seduction

Lounge Special-Ken Nordine

Beegie Adair-Mack The Knife

Gordon Langford -Music To Watch Girls By

Mark Doyle-Staccato Theme

Martini Kings-So Danco Samba

Miles Davis-Blue In Green

Perry Beekman-Nice Work If You Can Get It

James Morrison -The Master Plan

Les Baxter-My Love And The Sea

Sammy Davis -Like Young

Bobby Darin-Days Of Wine And Roses

 

 

Evenings At The Penthouse :Selfish Souls

Aug 22, 2019 01:00:19

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There is nothing more annoying than a selfish person and sadly they are all around! 

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Ran Blake -All About Ronnie

Gretje Angell-Fever

Denise Donatelli-When Lights Are Low

Kent Miller Quartet-My Foolish Heart

Seth MacFarlane-It’s All right With Me

Rebekah Victoria-It’s Too Late For Me

Aya Fukiage-I Got It Bad

Wayne Wallace-A New York Minute

Kristen Chenowith-On a Turquoise Cloud

Bobby Troup-Midnight Sun

Miki Yamanaka-Wonder

Vibraphone All Star Jazz Quartet-Music For Restaurants

James Spencer-The Start Of Our Affair

Evenings At The Penthouse-A Dangerous Obsession

Aug 21, 2019 59:42

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Be careful of dangerous obsession, they can lead you down a dark path!

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Chet Baker-Your Mine, You

Julie London-It’s Good To Want You bad

James Spencer-It’s So Good To Want You Bad

Sue Raney with the Bob Florence Group -You Are There 

Joe Henderson-Happy Madness

Beegie Adair-I’m A Fool To Want You

Betty Carter-Beware My Heart

Renee Raff-Mad About the Boy

Chris Connor-Where Are You?

Dolores Gray-Your Getting To Be A Habit With Me

Night People -Bewitched

Laura FygiI- Will Wait For You

Liberace-You Belong To Me

Ann Richards-Evil Gal Blues

Cocktail Angst-Ecstatically Mine

Narco Lounge Combo-Killer In Mink

Aya Fukiage-Crazy He Calls Me

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-Commodus

Aug 19, 2019 04:49

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Join Kooper for this special series of podcasts where we take a look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week Commodus

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Words With Wellsy- Hollywood Surf and Beach Movies

Aug 17, 2019 59:32

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A beach theme with Gary Wells from Soulrideblog.com in our segment Words with Wellsy plus new music from Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited as a sample from their new album , Dear Koop, World of Swank Gig Guide and of course Koop Goes Deep.

 

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Joey Altruda-Playboys Theme

Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited-Le Fantôme Indécis

Kenny Sasaki-Beach Bunny

Dean Martin-Blue Moon

Frank Sinatra-I Concentrate On You

Orchestra Charlie Steinman-Tricky Dicky

Warren Wolf-Bags Groove

Intoxica-Poinciana

Tiki Delights-Stormy Outrigger

Tikiyaki Orchestra-Road To Punala’u

Waitiki-China Fan

Wayne Marsh-It’s All Right With Me

 

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-I Can't Remember Why

Aug 15, 2019 01:00:14

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Thelonious Monk-I’m Getting Sentimental Over You

Jim Beuning -Three Twelve

Charles Lloyd-How Can I Tell You

Bill Evans-My Funny Valentine

Cal Tjader-Walkin With Wally

Lyn Stanley-Whole Lotta Love

Evenings At The Penthouse-The Lounge Lothario's Little Black Book

Aug 13, 2019 01:07:25

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In this day and age you would be crazy to put your contacts only in the cloud.

I say choose the analogue method, the Little Black Book.

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The Hollywood Playboy Orchestra-Music For Playboys To Play By

Gordon Langford-Music To Watch Girls By

Jonah Jones Quartet-Louise

Jackie Gleason-Stella By Starlight

James Spencer-Lady Of the Evening

Stacy Kent-Tangerine

Julie London-Hello Dolly

Anne PhillipsWhen Sunny Gets Blue

Beegie Adair-Emily

Charles Fox-About Her

Frances Boland Orchestra-Claudia

Singers Unlimited-Laura

Heinz Kissling-Petula

Oscar Peterson-Sunny

Ann Margaret-Bachelor In Paradise

Relaxing Piano Crew-A Lounge For Two

Joey Altruda-Playboys Theme

Narco Lounge Crew-The Seduction

Bill Irwin Group-Seduction

Lea Delaria Call Me

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario-Casanova

Aug 12, 2019 10:41

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Join Kooper for this special series of podcasts where we take a look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week Casanova.

Guitar Noir

Aug 10, 2019 01:06:33

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This week we talk to Mark Doyle about his new album Guitar Noir and play some of his amazing music and speaking of music I am playing all new artists that you can see playing anywhere across the world. Our segment Dear Koop and Koop goes deep is back plus a look at the world of Swank gig guide

 

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Gretje Angell-One Note Samba

Rebeckah Victoria-Twisted

Mark Doyle-Thirteen Crimes

Luke Gillespie-This I Dig Of You

Denise Donatelli -When Lights Are Low

Miki Yamanaka-Fake Hero

Yamit And the Vinyl Blvd-Is You Is Or Is You Ain’t My Baby

Ellington Hawk-Harlem Nocturne

Laura Ainsworth-Midnight Sun

John Garland Sway 

Ej Decker-Autumn In New York

Evenings At The Penthouse-Time Passing

Aug 8, 2019 41:24

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It goes fast, so make the most of it!

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Jobim-Wave

Alessandro Alessandroni-Italian Sunset

Mason Embry -Gone With The Wind

Leif Shires-Tenderly

Henry Mancini -Blue Mantilla

Octobop-Beautiful Love

George Bernard Dudley The Nearness Of You

Jackie Gleason- If I Should Lose You

James Morrison-Getting Sentimental Over You

Horace Silver Quartet- Juicy Lucy

Lee Morgan-These Are Soulful Days

Stanley Turrentine and The Three Sounds-Blue Riff

Evenings At The Penthouse-Cocktail On Emerald Isle

Aug 6, 2019 01:02:58

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It's all green tonight, not in an environmental, but the colour!

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Les Baxter-Emerald Sea

Warren Barker-Soft Green Seas

Stanley Black -Green Eyes

Emil Richards-Emerald

James Spencer-The Mysterious Jade Temple of Dahkla

Axel Stordahl-Jasmine and Jade

Nelson Riddle -Easter Isle

Martha Raye -Lotus Land

Tak Shindo-The Green Leaves of Summer 

Lionel Newman-The Jade Express

Horst Jankowski -Kleine Grune Apfels

Paula Castle-Mountain Greenery

Martin Denny-On Green Dolphin Street

Chris Connor-When The Wind Was Green

Beegie Adair-Paqueta Isle of Love

Vivian Lee- Bein Green

Bill Evans-Blue In Green

James Morrison-Greensleaves

Anatomy Of A Lounge Lothario Errol Flynn

Aug 5, 2019 09:23

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Join Kooper for this special series of podcasts where we take a look at the Bon Vivants, Playboys and those who lived a Jetsetter Lifestyle, those tango pirates and just what makes these men who they are. This week Errol Flynn

Spyvibe-Danger Man

Aug 3, 2019 01:03:46

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Jason Whiton from Spyvibe.com is back this week talking Spy’s and this week a look at Danger Man and speaking of Spys I know how much you love Spy Jazz so all of the show this week will be Spy tunes.

We gather some Deep Thoughts again in the new Segment Koop Goes Deep, a look at the World Of Swank Gig Guide

 

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Mark Doyle-Man From Uncle

Bruno Nikoli-Spy Chase

Spy Fi-Black Tie Spy

Alex Khaskin-Austin Powers

Kenny Sasaki-Jill The Spy

Hollywood Film Music Orchestra-Alley Cats

Chaquito And His Orchestra-I Spy

Si Zentner-From Russia With Love

Roland Shaw-Theme From The Spy Who Came In From The Cold

Spy Royale-Themes From the UnderWorld-Spy Royale

Hugo Montenegro-Goldfinger

Beatnik Lounge-Spy Time

Skip Hellers Hot Seven-Spy Perfume

Robby Poitevin-The Syndicate

Piero Piccioni-Colpo Rovente

Ennio Morricone-Ill Successo

Gino Conte-Afro Swing

Gianni Boncompagni-Corri Corri

Swingerhead-She Could Be A Spy

Escape-Ira Taxin

Mike Carubia-Paparazzi

Evenings At The Penthouse-Careless

Aug 1, 2019 01:04:11

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I must say I find it hard to be outraged and care about everything that people expect you to care about so I choose to be careless....it's much less stressful than pretending to care endlessly.

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Jeff Goldblum with Mildred Snitzer-My Baby Just Cares For Me

Warren Wolf-Bags Groove

Denise Donatelli-When Lights Are Low

Beegie Adair-Autumn In New York

Milt Jackson-So In Love

Rebecca DuMaine-Yesterday

Kristin Chenowith-Turquoise Cloud

Ran Blake and Laika-Driftwood

Janet Seidel-Always something there to Remind Me

Vivian Lee-Didn't We

Allen Austin Bishop-Alfie

Ann Hampton Callaway-Love Dance

Wayne Powers-When Your Lover Has Gone

Jared Gold-She’s Leaving Home

Evenings At The Penthouse-Sunshine Cocktails

Jul 30, 2019 59:20

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It's all about the Sun on this show, such an important part of our lives as humans, without it we would be left in the dark.

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Kenny Rankin -When Sunny Gets Blue   

Percy Faith -You Are the Sunshine of My Life  

Oscar Peterson and Orch -Sunny.  

Horst Jankowski-A Sunny Day in Heidelberg    

 Shirley Horn-Don’t Let The Sun Catch You Cryin

Green Martini Keys-Hello Sunshine

Vibraphone All Star Jazz-Trite Drop Of Sunshine

Nelson Riddle-I Got The Sun In the Morning

Beegie Adair-East of the Sun   

Melanchrino Strings-New Sun in the Sky  

Julie London -Midnight Sun

Les Baxter -Pyramid of the Sun 

Ray Anthony-Please Mr. Sun  

Paul Weston and His Orchestra-At Sundown

Tiki Lounge Crew-Summer Sunset 

Wynton Kelly-Softly As In A Morning Sunrise 

Dave Valentin- Morning Light 

Janet Seidel-Don’t let The Sun Catch You Crying 

Kramers Classic Movies-How To Murder Your Wife

Jul 27, 2019 59:59

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Mr Kramer is back talking classic movies this week and this time it’s the film “How To Murder Your Wife” from 1965 staring  Jack Lemmon, Virna Lisi, and Terry-Thomas.

We gather some Deep Thoughts again in the new Segment Koop Goes Deep and a look at the World Of Swank Gig Guide.

 

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Intoxika-Primitiva

Big Six-Sombrero

Neal Hefti-Scene Of The Crime

Stanley Wilson-The Cha Cha Club

Mike Carubia-Pete’s Beat

Daniel Pemberton-Mission Rome

Narco Lounge Combo-My Night With Sinatra

Rebecca Angel-Agora Sim

Roland Remington-The Legend Of Zelda

Stan Kenton-Penthouse Serenade

Les Baxter-A Taste Of Honey

Ada Lee-A Night In Tunisia

Cynthia Felton-Only The Young

Dom Halpin -Mambo

Warren Barker-Harlem Nocturne

Evenings At The Penthouse-Strange People

Jul 25, 2019 01:04:50

Description:

There are some strange people in the world and if you look carefully they are everywhere!

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Beegie Adair-Stranger In Paradise

Stan Kenton-Sophisticated Lady

Toni Carroll-The Hidden Body

Mark Gasbarro-Fantastic Vibes

Johnny Costa-Holiday For Strings

Janet Siedel and Tom Baker-Two Sleepy People

Sunset Blvd Jazz Trio- Naima

Living Strings-Penthouse Serenade

Georgia Carr-Softly

Francis Lai-Love Story

Relaxing Piano Crew-A Lounge To Myself

Jack Mouse Group-Twas Never Was

Ferrante And Teicher-Embraceable You

Lola Albright-I’ve Got A Crush On You

Nelson Riddle-Let’s Fall In Love

Frank Sinatra-Where Is The One

Kent Miller Quartet-The Cat

Evenings At The Penthouse- Copacabana Cocktail

Jul 23, 2019 01:01:34

Description:

 Time to head to the beach now with a bright and breezy beach theme so put on your shades and Aloha shirt and relax beachside.

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Anne Walsh-Salt Sea

Gabriela AndersDindi

Astrud Gilberto-Misty Roses

Marcos Valle-Homen Do Meu Mundo

Salome de Bahia-A Cidade Magica

James Spencer-Night Tide

Beegie Adair-Wave

Frank Sinatra with Antonio Carlos Jobim-Baubles Bangles and Beads

Tiki Lounge Crew-Bongo Nova

Joyce-S’Wonderful

Joao  Gilberto -Triste

Alessa-Crazy

Antonio Carlos Jobim-Tiro Cruzado

Sergio Mendes and Brasil 66-Masquerade

Billy Stritch-So Many Stars

Cocktail Inn-Brief And Breezy

Jonah Jones- Soft Summer Breeze

Lounge Crew Girl From Ipanema

Klaus Dolinger- Copacabana

Words With Wellsy-LA Noir

Jul 20, 2019 01:00:31

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It’s time to do some reading as Gary Wells from Soulrideblog.com is back and he has another great read for us in Words With Wellsy.

My new Segment Koop goes deep returns with some things to get your mind spinning and you just might want to use these thoughts to stimulate conversation at your next party and we will check the mail room with Dear Koop plus a look at the headlines in Lounge life Magazine

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Nicholas Godin-Clayborn

Gerald Beckett-The Soothsayer

Jimmy  Vargas-Cocktail Noir

Alex North-Lust

Leith Stevens- Private Blues

Clouseaux-Krakatoa

Skip Heller -Watch Us Burn

Narco Lounge Combo-Voodoo Moon

Jao Gilberto-Insensatez

Bill Irwin Group-Seduction

Jeff Goldblum & The Mildred Snitzer Baby (Aint I Good To You) 

Warren Wolf -Chelsea Bridge

Rebecca Du Main-Chez Moi

Yamit And The Vinyl Blvd- Is You Is Or Is You Ain’t My Baby

Dolores Gray-Penthouse Serenade

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Sleepy Time Down South

Jul 18, 2019 01:04:35

Description:

Time to head down south this week and it's a laid back kinda sleepy vibe this week!

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Paul Weston-When It’s Sleepy Time Down South

Stan Whitmire-Theme From Forrest Gump

 Kenyon Hopkins-Tara’s Theme 

Alison Krauss-This Time The Dreams On Me

James Spencer-Stars Fell On Alabama

Shirley Horn-Georgia On My Mind

Les Baxter-Carolina Moon

Stacy Kent-Hard-Hearted Hannah

Beegie Adair Trio-Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans

Jackie Gleason -On Miami Shore

Floyd Cramer-Tennessee Waltz

Gene Howard-Can’t Help Lovin

Julie London-Basin Street Blues

Lena Horne-Moon River

Brent Laidler-Heavy Memphis Jones

Dave Pell Octet- Memphis In June

Evenings At The Penthouse-You Can't Like Everybody

Jul 16, 2019 01:00:11

Description:

Sometimes, no matter how hard you try, you just can't like everybody!

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Wayne Wallace-All Things That You Are

Yamit And The Vinyl Blvd -Summertime

Dave Stryker-This Guys In Love

Joe Bushkin-Manhatten

Jazz Vibes -Kind Of Blue

Ran Blake -Almost Like Being In Love

Oscar Pettiford- Another One

Gabriel Espinosa-Sambatico

Aya Fukiage-Crazy He Calls Me

Peter Appleyard-Georgia

Wynton Kelly-Portrait Of Jenny

Angelo Badalamenti-Freshly Squeezed

Jim Buening-All I Have

Lounge Special-Seth Macfarlane

Jul 13, 2019 01:01:22

Description:

 

This week we play all neo lounge and exotica designed to make you put your foot down on the gas plus a lounge special on Seth MacFarlane and our new segment Koop Goes Deep.

 

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Nutty -Purple Panther

Spy Fi-Man From Uncle

Seth MacFalane-Music Is Much Better Than Words

Los Shimmy Shakers-Private Dick For Hire

Mambo Zombies-Mini Skirt

Metrolites-Banana République

Combustible Edison-Spy Vs Spy

Creepxotica-Gopher Mambo

Moonrays-Run Spy Run

Mr Ho’s Orchestrotica-Night And Day

Narco Lounge Combo-Your Dog Is Looking At Me

Naughty Ones-Voodoo Kiss

SG Sound-Escapade Velocity

Tikiyaki Orchestra-Exotique

The Sharps-Caravan

Tom Gaebel -The Cat

Evenings At The Penthouse - Blue Champagne

Jul 11, 2019 59:46

Description:

A bit of a blue theme this week, it's surprising how many songwriters love the word Blue!

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Anita O’Day-Blue Champagne

Betty Blake-Blue Fool

James Spencer -Blue Gardenia

Mel Tormé-It’s A Blue World

Paul Weston and his Orchestra-Blue Moon

Sue Raney-Blue Tears

Beverly Kenney- Born To Be Blue

Jonah Jones-So Blue

Beegie Adair-Blue Bossa

George Shearing- Blue Malibu

Melanchrino Strings-Blue Skies

Bill Evans Trio-Blue in Green

Eddie Baxter-Blue Velvet

Bobby Christian-Blue Star

Mancini-Blue Mantila

Jackie Gleason- Beyond The Blue Horizon

Les Baxter-Blue Mirage

June London- Blue Moon

Evenings at The Penthouse-Banned!

Jul 7, 2019 01:01:14

Description:

We just love banning things and people these days...ahhh the madness!

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David Rose -Banned In Boston

Frank Sinatra-I Didn’t Know What Time It Was

Peggy Lee-A Brown Bird Is Singing

Norma Deloris Egstrom 

Monica Zetterlund-Some Other Time

Jack Jones -My Romance

Buddy Greco-But Beautiful

Bill Evans -Night And Day

Peter Appleyard- ’S Wonderful

Dean Martin-My Melancholy Baby

Martin Denny-Jungle  Flower

Lionel Hampton-The High And The Mighty

Lola Albright-I’ve Got A Crush On You

Stanley Wilson-The Late Spot

Percy Faith-Moon Of Manakoora

Robert Goulet-Love In A Tower

Rachel Caswell-Two For The Road

Intoxika

Jul 6, 2019 01:01:17

Description:

 

Joining me this week is Thomas MacKay from the Exotica band Intoxika, we also catch up with Ken from Exotica Moderne magazine. In Dear Koop a listener from Ohio with a request, a look at the world of swank gig guide and of course lounge life magazine.

 

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The Sharps-From Russia With Love

Moonrays-Mysterioso

Intoxika-Primitiva

Quincy Jones-Fever

Rebecca Angel-Jet Samba

Mel Torme-Midnight Swinger 

Orchestra Helmuth Brandenberg Cat Like That

Jennie Smith-Nice And Easy

Jeff Chenault- Andrew Izold-Exotica Revisited

Don Tiki -The Natives Are Restless

Ixtahuele-Stone Gods Of Bimini

Les Baxter-Barquita

Warner Chappell Production Orchestra-The Silence

Evenings At The Penthouse-Maps

Jul 4, 2019 01:00:00

Description:

Thank goodness for navigation apps on phones because I have very little sense of direction but I know where I am going when it comes to lounge!

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Chet Baker-Let’s Get Lost

Mancini -Champagne and Quill

Dinah Washington-Cry Me A River

James Spencer-Angel Eyes

Coltrane-Too Young To Go Steady

Diana Krall-The Look Of Love

Nat King Cole-For All We Know

CanonBall Adderly-Leaves

Art Blakely -Come Rain Or Shine

Sean Smith Quartet-Minor Peace

Mancini-Blue Mantilla

Aaron Diehl-Round Midnight

Octobop-Beautiful Love

Miles Davis-When Lights Are low

Evenings At The Penthouse-Neo Cocktail

Jul 2, 2019 01:00:30

Description:

Tonight we put the spotlight on some Neo Cocktail Lounge with some of the best from around the globe. Keep an eye out on the World Of Swank gig guide to see these bands in your town!

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Ricki Derek-Night and Day

Octobop-One Note Samba

Seth MacFarlane-Something Good

Tiki Torches-Miserlou

Jennifer Keith - Occasional Man

Tiki Lounge Crew-Bikini Bambini

Laura Ainsworth-Midnight Sun

James Spencer-Quiet Village

Stolen Idols-Sophisticated Savage

Tiki Delights-Fashionably Late Again

Jetset Sweden- A Man and A Woman

Out of Abingdon-Red Dress

Network Music Ensemble-Lady At The Bar

Combustible Edison-Male Bonding

Joey Altruda- Cocktails With Joey

Martini Kings -Girl From Ipanema

Spyvibe Spy Special

Jun 29, 2019 01:03:46

Description:

 

Something different this week after a few requests to do another spy special so I thought why not play all songs we have played with our Spyvibe special each month. Jason will stop by to chat a little bit as well.

 

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Superhero Theme Players-High Wire

Barry Gray -UFO

Jerry Goldsmith-You’re A Foolish Man Mr Flint

Peter Thomas-District X 

Hugo Montenegro-Man From UNCLE

John Barry -Ipcress File

Ron Greener-Prisoner Theme

Laurie Johnson-Avengers Theme

Lionsclub-Theme From The Saint

John Barry-On Her Majestys Secret Service

George Martin-the Bitter End, You Can’t Do That

Lalo Schifrin-The Killer

Bruno Nicolai-Sabina Mollase

Raymond Alessandri-Theme De Fantomas

Naruyoshi Kikuchi-The Woman Called Fujiko

Robert Sharples-Public Eye

Jerry Land -Piero Ulimilani main titles

David and Jonathan-Modesty Blaise

John Barry-James Bond

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-I like The Beach, but Not Sand

Jun 26, 2019 59:45

Description:

I know it doesn't make sense, I like to look at the beach and the ocean, but I don't like being on the beach because sand is annoying.

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George Shearing -Sand In My Shoes

Norrie Parramor-Anema E Core

Percy Faith Strings-Because

Frank Sinatra-Blue Hawaii

Mantovani-Advise and Consent

Mancini-Moontalk

Ray Conniff- I Hear A Rhapsody

Robert Goulet-Autumn Leaves

Janet Blair-Get Out Of Town

Lola Albright-Sorta Blue

Melanchrino-Stardust

Nelson Riddle-You’re Mine You

Dolores Grey -Don’t Blame Me

Mel Tore-The Nearness Of You

Jackie Gleason -It’s Been a Long Long Time

Gene Howard-Stranger In Paradise

Sue Raney-Blue Tears

Joe Bushkin-Manhattan

Julie London-Don’t Smoke In Bed

John Barry Cafe Martinique

Evenings At The Penthouse-Where Are The Sophisticated Ladies

Jun 25, 2019 01:01:41

Description:

 Seems these days the sophisticated ladies are rare, that said so are the men I guess, but just what is Sophistication?

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Stan Kenton-Sophisticated Lady

Roger Williams-Moonlight Love

Tina Louise-Hold Me

Gayle Andrews-Easy Does It

Les Baxter-Cora Cliffs

Herbie Mann-Tenderly

Greencastle Homer-Cocktail Lullaby

Neal Hefti-City Style

Bill Evans-You The Night And The Music

Johnny Costa-My Funny Valentine

Ahmad Jamal-Sophisticated Gentleman

Lionel Hampton- Stardust

Pat Suzuki-Love Look Away

Buddy Collette -Nancy With The Laughing Face

George Shearing -Easy To Love

Kramers Classic Movies-The Raven

Jun 22, 2019 01:01:21

Description:

I love the suggestions for movies that Kramer brings us each month and this time it’s the film Raven, we talk about a marvellous Swing magazine from the nineties.

Our World of Swank gig guide and we take a look at the headlines from Lounge Life Magazine with stories about Steve Lawrence, Charles Manson and his relationship with Doris Day plus the passing this week of Gloria Vanderbilt

 

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Warren Wolf-Bags Groove

Intoxika -Hanalei Moon

Lounge Brigade-Under My Voodoo

Art Pepper-Bernies Tune

Roland Shaw-I Spy

Tiki Lounge Crew-Hipsters Lair

Nutty-I’d Dig You to Dig Me

Project Pimento-Caravan

Joey Altruda-Brothers Go To Mothers 

Jetset Sweden-Shot In The Dark

Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited-Psisurf

Enoch Light-Out Of Nowhere

Jery Goldsmith-Our Man Flint

George Shearing-Mambo in Miami

Ann Margret-Thirteen Man

Sergio Mendes-Mas Que Nada

 

 

 

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Go Out

Jun 20, 2019 01:01:17

Description:

This week on the show we play nothing but new bands that you can go out and see right now! There is so much new cocktail jazz that is playing around the world so check out my World Of Swank gig guide and support the bands!

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Rebecca DuMaine-When In Rome

Yamit And The Vinyl Blvd- The Nearness Of You

Dave Stryker -After The Dance

Ran Blake-Moon Ride

Miki Yamanka -A Fake Hero

Stefon Harris- Sophistry

John Pizzarelli-I Only Want Some

Monica Zetterlund- Some Other Time

Mike Freeman-NightCrawlers 

Vivian Lee-Bein’ Green

Cyndi Lauper-At last

Ann Hampton Callaway- Love Dance

Evenings At The Penthouse-Garden Cocktails

Jun 18, 2019 01:02:58

Description:

I certainly don't have a green thumb, but it turns out the garden theme is quite common in cocktail jazz so thanks to our guest programmer James Spencer a flowerish kind of show!

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Sue Raney-Who’s Afraid 

Astrud Gilberto-Misty Roses

Chet Baker -Violets For Your Fur 

Jackie Gleason-I Dream Of Lilac Time 

Les Baxter-Gardens Of The Moon

Julie London-Days of Wine and Roses

Martin Denny-Black Orchid

Jack Wilson-Night Flowers 

Rex Kona -Wild Orchids

Diana Krall -Garden In The Rain

Singers Unlimited-Honeysuckle Rose

Keith Jarret-Death Of The Flower

Emile Pandolfi-Secret Garden

James Spencer-Blue Gardenia

Betty Carte -Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most 

101 Strings -San Francisco 

Paul Weston-Garden In The Rain

Lounge Special-Bob Newhart

Jun 15, 2019 59:53

Description:

 

Another Lounge Special this week and we focus on Bob Newhart's life and career, our World of Swank gig is chockablock with cool things to attend, and we take a look at the headlines from Lounge Life Magazine

 

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Worldwide Harmonics-Bachelor Pad

Dave Pike-Jetset

Warren Wolf-Chelsea Bridge

Charlie Steinman Orchestra- Tricky Dicky

Ricky Derek - I Melt With You

Ellington Hawk-Harlem Nocturne

Beat Generation-Beatnik Lounge

Swingerhead-She Could Be A Spy

Sarah Vaughan-One Mint Julep 

Mancini-Something For Cat

Martini Kinds-Desifinado

Louisville Sluggers-Blow It Baby

Heather Rigdon-I Like My Coffee Black

Machiniso-Percusso Frenzy

Narco Lounge Combo-Taboo

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Cocktails By The Sea

Jun 13, 2019 59:49

Description:

Let's head out to sea on a yacht and enjoy some Cocktails By The Sea!

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Chet Baker-Moon and Sand

Sergio Mendes and Brasil 66-So Many Stars

 Antonio Carlos Jobim-Wave

James Spencer-Night Tide 

Astrud Gilberto-Beach Samba

Bebel Gilberto-Far From The Sea

Anne Walsh-Salt Sea

Shirley Horn-Return To Paradise

Martin Denny-The Enchanted Sea

 Warren Barker-Soft Green Seas

Julie London-How Deep is the Ocean

Doris Day-Meditation

Peggy Lee -Sea Fever

Waitiki-White Sandy Beach 

101 Strings with Les Baxter -Love On the Beach

Tommy Morgan-The Beach

Ixtahuele- Black Sand

Tiki Delights -Sandy Samba

Tiki joes Island- sacred island

Evenings At The Penthouse-Cocktail On A Cloud

Jun 10, 2019 59:36

Description:

Let's head to the clouds and relax in the sky with cocktails and clouds!

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Dionne Warwick -Up, Up and Away

Antonio Carlos Jobim-Look To the Sky

Singers Unlimited-We Could Be Flying

Melanchrino Strings-New Sun in the Sky

Les Baxter and Orchestra-Drifting Clouds

Corky Hale-Cabin In the Sky

Kristen Chenowith-On a Turquoise Cloud

Johnny Mandel -Temple of the Clouds

Mel Torme-Till The Clouds Roll By

Julie London-Cloudy Morning

Martin Denny-Cloudy Summer Afternoon

Beegie Adair Trio-Orange Colored Sky

Esquivel-Andalusian Sky

Horst Jankowski Singers-Dreamflight in the Clouds

Tomorrow’s World-Kites Are Fun

Frank Sinatra-Fly Me To The Moon

James Morrison-Air

Billy Jones -Just Above The Clouds

Evenings At The Penthouse-New Cocktail Jazz

Jun 8, 2019 01:00:53

Description:

This week some new artists to dig, artists that prove the Cocktail Lounge sound continues and you can enjoy it live in your home town!

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Yamit and the Vinyl Blvd- Is You Is Or Aint you my baby

Dave Stryker - This Guys In Love

Wayne Wallace Latin Jazz Quintet- Atardecer Matanceco (Evening In Matanzas)

Ran Blake-Speak Low

Todd Gordon-Autumn In New York

Miki Yamanka -Stuffed Cabbage

Tony Bennet and Diana Kraal-Love Is Here To Stay

Pascal Schumacher-Decoy

Aya Fukiage-Prelude To A Kiss

Vivian lee-The Man I Love

Barbara Levy Daniels-I Thought About You

Lucia Jackson-Beauiful Love

Allen  Austin Bishop- That’s All

Hawaiian author Everett Peacock

Jun 8, 2019 01:03:27

Description:

Hawaiian author Everett Peacock joins me on the show this week, a look at where

men's fashion has gone wrong and a story on an abandoned Nazi camp in Sydney!

A Look at the world of swank gig guide and of course Dear Koop, and I have some

info for our French listeners 

 

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Rebecca DuMaine-When In Rome

Yamit and The Vinyl Blvd-You’d Be So Nice To Come Home To

Gentle Forest Band-Mood In D

Jazz Vibes- Dukes Place

Hugo Montenegro- Theme From I Spy

Janet Seidel-Mr Lucky

Ahmand Jamal -Sophisticated Gentleman

Metropolitan  Saxophone Orchestra-Sophisticated Lady

Francis Lai-A Man And A Woman

Narco Lounge Combo-Your Dog Is Looking At Me

Jumping Joz Band-Smooth One

Mexicali Brass-Thunderball

Dean Elliot Wild Ride

 

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Goodbye Roma

Jun 4, 2019 01:01:52

Description:

Recently I visited and Rome and had a lovely time, I love when a lounge song reminds you of a place you visited and the lovely memories.

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Mantovani-Arrivederci Roma

Gerry Mulligan- Soft Shoe

Ann -Margret-Mr Wonderful

James Spencer-Ellingtonia

Richard Lennox-September In The Rain

Julie London-Something Cool

Bill Evans -Conception

John Lewis- Afternoon In Paris

Shinya Fukumori Trio-Silent Chaos

Howard Johnson-Fly With The Wind

Bobby Hammack- Key West

Spyvibe-Lupin The Third

Jun 1, 2019 01:01:40

Description:

There are Spies about on this issue of the Cocktail Nation as Jason Whiton from SpyVibe.com returns with his monthly segment…in dear Koop a question about a famous song plus how much bond is too much Bond.

 

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Jennifer Keith-A Taste Of Honey 

Cocktail Angst-Ecstatically Mine

Naruyoshi Kikuchi-The Woman Called Fujiko-1

Robby Poitevin- Amore all Italiana

Strings Unlimited-Madonna

Cal Trader-Goodbye

Tiki Torches-Miserlou

Intoxika- Gold Lame

James Spencer -Nocturnal Tangier

Jetset Sweden-A Man And A Woman

Martini Kings -A Deadly Vice

Octobop-Playboys Theme

Wayne Wallace -El Arroyo

Royal Crown Revue-Datin With No Dough

Buddy Greco- Once In Love With Amy

Evenings At The Penthouse-Dark Is The Night

May 30, 2019 01:00:06

Description:

I do love the night more than the day, hey maybe I'm a Vampire!  I do think that jazz is a night music just like country music is a morning music.

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Bill Evans -You The Night And The Music

James Morrison- the Night Was Sultry

Julie London-Round Midnight

Bobby Troup-Midnight Sun

Arturo Annecchino-Midnight Piano

Tony Bennett-Dancing In The Dark

Frank Comstock-Dark Side Of The Moon

Lalo Schifrin-Rio After Dark

Bobby Hacket-Two Cigarettes In The Dark 

Jackie Gleason-London By Night

James Spencer-Nightfall

Les Baxter-Moonlight Stroll

Marty Paich-Dusk Light

Walter Schuman-Orchids In The Moonlight

Black Olive Jazz-A Night In Tunisa

Evenings At The Penthouse-Paradise

May 28, 2019 01:01:27

Description:

Just what is your version of Paradise? 

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Beegie Adair-Stranger in Paradise

Bill Evans-My Funny Valentine

Rachel Caswell-Fragile

Eugenie Jones-Rain Rain Don’t Go Away

Antonio Carlos Jobim-O Grande Amour

Annita Gray-Slow Glow

Mark Gasbarro-Las Flores

Ran Blake-Speak Low

Janet Seidel-Lonesome Road

Yusef Lateef-Nu-Bouk

Miki Yamanka-Eyes

Chet Baker-If You Could See Me Now

 Kramers Classic Movies-Guilty Pleasures

May 25, 2019 01:00:32

Description:

 

My good friend Kramer is back talking classic movies this week with some guilty pleasures to check out for a Saturday night, news on the passing of Doris Day and also of a man who I had on the show some years ago Lee Hale who worked on the Dean Martin TV show.

 

 

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Intoxika-Poinciana

Howard Shore-Ed Wood Theme

Jazz Vibes-Kind Of Blue

Johhny Mandel-Nightmare Sequenze 

Dean Martin Ain’t That a Kick in the Head

Wayne Wallace-In A Mist

Yamit And the Vinyl Blvd-You’d Be So Nice To Come Home To

Doris Day-Serenade In Blue

Errol Garner-Body And Soul

Julie London-Must Be Catchin

Tiki Delights-Sandy Samba

Mel Torme-Till The Clouds Roll By

David Carbonara-Drapers Ruse

Jackie Gleason -So In Love

 

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Under The Cocktail Influence

May 23, 2019 01:02:24

Description:

Careful how many cocktails you have before you hit the road! It could get you in a load of trouble!

 

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Midnight Combo-Cocktail Influence

Shinya Fukumori-Ai San San

James Morrison -The Night Was Sultry

Norma Winston Trio-His Eyes, Her Eyes

Richard Lennox-Dancing In The Dark

John Surman Trio- Invisible Threads

James Spencer-As Time Goes By

Sarah Mckenzie-I’m Old Fashioned

Miles Davis and John Coltrane-All Of You

Evenings At The Penthouse- New Yorker Penthouse Party

May 21, 2019 59:51

Description:

It's time to head to a Penthouse party in the Big Apple!

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Shirley HornThere’s a Boat 

Stan Kenton-Harlem Nocturne

Anita O’Day-Take the A Train

Joe Bushkin -Manhattan

Frank Sinatra-The Brooklyn Bridge

Stan Whitmire-New York Medley” from Piano On Broadway 

Elmer Bernstein-Central Park at 4 AM

Beegie Adair-New York New York

Singers Unlimited Lullaby of Birdland

James SpencerAutumn in New York

George ShearingSleepy Manhattan

Dolores Gray-Penthouse Serenade

Ahmad Jamal-Sophisticated Gentlemen

Cy Coleman-Round Midnight

Lounge Crew -Vodka Sunrise

Joey Altruda -Playboys Theme

Words With Wellsy-On The Road

May 17, 2019 01:02:38

Description:

 

 

It’s back to the Library with Gary Wells and Words With Wellsy from soulrideblog.com talking about one of my all time favourite books “On the Road’ by Jack Kerouac

Got some gigs for you to check out and I realised that last week I completely forgot to talk about my Jetset travel trips …It might have been my own jet lag issues going on so I will bring that to you this week.

 

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Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited-Night Of The Jaguar

Wayne Wallace Latin Jazz Quintet-Take Five

Patsy Raye And the Beatniks-Beatniks Wish

Yamit and the Vinyl Blvd-I Can’t Give You Anything But Love

Dave Stryker-We’ve Only Just Begun 

June Wilson-Travellin Light

Gentle Forest Jazz Band-I Loves You Porgy

Ricki Derek- I Melt With You

Octobop-Theme For and imaginary Sitcom

Todd Gordon-Manhatten

John Barry -You Only Live Twice

Sammy Davis Jr-Somethings Gotta Give

Miki Yamanaka-Monks Dream

Tiki Lounge Crew-Cocktails With Armando

 

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Loosening My Tie

May 16, 2019 01:01:36

Description:

Let me just loosen my tie and pour you a drink as we relax at the end of the day with some Cocktail Jazz!

 

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Lee Morgan-Rio

Richard Lenox-It Had To Be You

Miles Davis John Coltrane-Tivoli

James Morrison-This Is Real

Nancy Wilson-How Insensitive

Billy Vaughan-I Love You Truly

Gato Barbieri-Jeanne

Stan Getz -Summertime

Vicki Benet-A Shade Of Blue

Wayne Marsh-Everything Happens to Me

Evenings At The Penthouse- 21st Century Free Zone

May 14, 2019 01:02:35

Description:

It's a  21st Century Free Zone here, no reality tv and no distractions with self-obsessed people, just great music as we draw the curtains and relax.

Miles Davis and John Coltrane -On Green Dolphin Street

James Morrison-This Is Real

Bill Evans-I Can’t Get Started

Nathan Haines-Cocktails

Andy Shepard-And A Day

John Surman Trio-Pitanga Pitomba

Nicholas Mason-Fuschia

Christopher De Groot-Voodoo Clues

Janet Seidel-Close Your Eyes

Dave Trolley -Cocktail Jazz

I'm Just Here For The Gig

May 11, 2019 01:02:22

Description:

Back from an overseas trip and on the show I will bring you some of my travel tips that might just help some jet-setters, also Tony Marsico from the Martini Kings joins us to talk about his new book called “I’m Just here for the gig”   www.cocktailnation.net     The Big Six-20th Century Boy Big Bad Voodoo Daddy-Cruel Spell Martini Kings-Las Nuedas Mancini-Midnight Cowboy Louis Prima-Nothings Too Good For My Baby Royal Crown Revue-Deadly Night Call Narco Lounge Combo-Your Dog Is Looking At Me Jazz Vibes-Lionels Blues Pink Martini -And Now You're Gone Ellington Hawk-Harlem Nocturne Sammy Davis Jr-The Lady Is A Tramp Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited-Night Of The Jaguar Frank Sinatra-I’m Gonna Live Till I Die  Warren Barker -Lover Come Back To Me cn521

Evenings At The Penthouse-A Foreign Assignment

May 9, 2019 01:01:09

Description:

It's funny how the word Foreign isn't used much anymore, perhaps it's the PC world we live in. Well I still use it, so tonight a foreign assignment in a foreign country with foreign assassins! 

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Serge Gainsbourg-Les Cigarillos

Durval Ferreira- Estamos Ai.  (We are there -Portugese)

Lounge Crew-La Curaracha.  (The cockroach-Spanish)

Stacey Kent-Le Premier Bonheur Du Jour (The first good time of the day-French)

Enio Morricone- Un Uomo Solo.  (A Lonely Man-Italian)

Nicolas Godin-Apero Calypso     (Calypso aperitif-French)

Jack Fascinato-Adios Castanets. (Goodbye Castanets- Spanish)

Madeleine And Solomon-Le Fleurs (The Flowers-French)

Irving Fields Trio-Papirossen  (Paper-Hungariarn)

Green Martini Keys -Besame Smoocho.  (Kiss me a lot-Spanish)

Les Baxter -Cherchez La Femme (look for the woman-french)

Eartha Kitt- Toujour Gai. (Always Gay-French)

Piero Piccioni-Agenete 077 

Janet Seidel Agua De Ber

Pascal Shumacher-Sakura San

Martini Kings -Zou Bisou Bisou (Kiss Kiss-French)

JT Meirelles- O Barquinho. (The Little Boat

Bobby Hurcherson-Skj. (Scar -Norwegian

Waitiki-L’ours Chinois. (The Chinese bear)

Pink Martini-Taya Tan.  "taya-tan" represents the sound of a beating heart.

Evenings At The Penthouse-The Good Doctor

May 6, 2019 01:02:25

Description:

Avoiding the Doctor is a good thing, I don't care what the Doctors say.

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October -Playboys Theme

Aaron Diehl-Gen Y

Bill Evans -Polka dots And Moonbeams

Jackie Gleason -Joanne

Ken Greaves-Midnight Sun

Sally Street-Gee Baby Ain’t I Good To You

Keith Jarrett-Death And The Flower

Martini Kings-Stardust

Lee Morgan-Remembering Clifford

James Spencer-Midnight Melancholy 

Lyn Stanley-Misty

Oscar Peterson-In The Still Of The Night

Twilight Show-Zoo Keepers Wife

May 4, 2019 01:00:12

Description:

Koop is running around Europe at the moment so some Twilight shows are coming your way this month and there is nothing like a good period movie so this week  movie reviewer Rusty stops by to talk about a new ww2 movie the Zoo Keepers wife, swank advice on dealing with people who are always right and a new release you need to get your hands on

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Bobby Troup-Free And Easy

Wil Davis Trio-Old Devil Moon

Tiki torches-Kava Kons Palace Of The Tiger Women

Creepxotica -Progxotica

Stacey Kent-Waiter O Waiter

Dr Samuel J Hoffman-Moon Moods

Octobop-Walkin Shoes

Sally Street -Gee Baby Ain’t I Good To You

Alex Khaskin- Bond The Spy

John Barry -Underground Lair

Gerry Mulligan-This Can’t Be Love

Joey Altruda-Remembering Jobim

Evenings At The Penthouse-Philosophy By Koop

May 2, 2019 28:40

Description:

cnev21 That's My Philosophy

Stand by and I'll outline it for you.

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Allen Smith Quartet -Alone Together 

Lin Stanley- Nice And Easy

Beegie Adair -One For My Baby

Julie London-Boy From Ipanema

Stan Getz-Wives and Lovers

Martini Kings -Picnic

Marcos Valle-So Nice

Janet Seidel-My Gentleman Friend

Cocktail Inn-The  Way You Look Tonight

Aaron Diehl-Le Tombeau de couprin

Barney Mccall -Mysteriss

Bobby Troup-Moonlight In Vermont

Peter Paulson-Third Time

Evenings At The Penthouse-Fred Flinstone in A Tux

Apr 30, 2019 01:00:16

Description:

Fred wore a tux well, infact some might say he rocked it.

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The Sharps-Flintsones Theme

Dee Bridgewater- YouKali

Antonio Adolfo-All The Things You Are

Wendy Pederson-It Aint Necessarily So

Tony Bennett-Fly Me To The Moon

Jackie Gleason-Deep Purple

Bill Evans-My Funny Valentine

Aaron Diehl -Le Tombeau de couperin

James Morrison-My Beautiful

Larry Gelb-If My Life Were Pleasant

Twilight Show-Korla Pandit

Apr 27, 2019 01:00:52

Description:

Koop is jet setting his way around Europe this month and brings another Twilight show... The mysterious Korla Pandit is back in the news with a new doco out so we will reveal Korla’s secrets to you this week and swank advice on avoiding conflict on social media.

 

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Frank Bennett-Creep

Hugo Montenegro-James Bond Theme

Korla Pandit-Strange Enchantment

Arthur Lyman-Voodoo Dreams

Out Islanders-Return To Paradise

Brent Laidler-Law Of Attraction

Tiki Delights-Cosmolitan

Bib Bad Voodoo Daddy-Cruel Spell

Frank Sinatra -Ring a Ding Ding

John Barry -Thunderball

Nat King Cole-What Is There To Say

Stanley  Turrentine-Blue Riff

Combustible Edison The Veldt

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-Relaxed and Alert

Apr 25, 2019 33:00

Description:

I find people who are uptight to be quite disconcerting. Those who worry about everything constantly run the risk of dying early, well that's my prognosis anyway.

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Robert Irving -Octobre

Antonio Carlos Jobim-Favela

George shearing-If I Should Lose You

Henri Mancini- Blue Satin

Les Baxter -A Taste Of Honey

Michelle Lordi-I Fall In Love To Easy

Diana Krall-Dream

Garry Peacock-When I Fall In Love

Kurt Rosenwinkel- You Go To My Head

Angelo Badalamenti-Freshly Squeezed

Frank Bennett-Love Carefully

Larry Gelb-The Love Song Of Ian Ops

Jane Hutton-Day By Day

Oscar Peterson-Nice Work If You Can Get It

Les Baxter-Pool Of Love

Evenings At The Penthouse-Alone In A Restaurant

Apr 23, 2019 58:35

Description:

I've often wondered about people who go to fancy restaurants by themselves, it seems weirder than if you went to Mcdonalds. Funny how we see things.

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Henri Rene-Dinner For One James

Robert Maxwell-Ebb Tide

Gene Rains-Tiki

Serge Gainsbourg-Intoxicated Man

Cal Tjader-Round Midnight 

Richie Kamuca-The Things We Did Last Summer

Billy May -In A Sentimental mood

Gloria Lynne-April In Paris

Bill Evans -Peace Piece

Sophie Milman-If You Could See Me Now

Ann Hampton Callaway-Love Dance

Elaine Elias-Light My Fire

John Buzon Trio-Ill Wind

Twilight Show-Spyvibe-The Saint

Apr 20, 2019 01:00:45

Description:

Another Twilight show while Koop bounces around Europe and back on the show again this week Jason Whiton from spyvibe.com who is here to talk spy movies and tv and this week looking at the Saint in honour of the late great Roger Moore. 

 

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Read Spy Vibe's Tribute to Roger Moore:

http://spyvibe.blogspot.com/2017/05/roger-moore-rip.html 

Tiki Delights-Swankology

Spy Fi -Man From Uncle Theme

Lions Club-The Saint

Stereophonic space sound Unlimited-Roboteque

The Secret Agents-James Bond Theme

Desmond Quartet-Take Five

Janice Borla Group-Lennies Pennys

Anne Phillips-Lonelyville

Gary Peacock-When I Fall In Love

Voodoo Organist-Detroit It

Christopher De Groot-Gunshot Cha Cha Cha

Creepxotica-Five Bottles Mambo

Piero Piccioni -Keep Running

Lionel Hampton-Louise

James Spencer -Shanghai Tragedy 

Johnny Mandel-The Last Mile

Evenings At The Penthouse-Gentlemen Marry Brunettes: Those Seductive Flaxen Vixens

Apr 18, 2019 57:11

Description:

Sorry ladies, it's true Gentlemen do prefer blonds. It's a fact and maybe it's science, I don't know for sure but trust me!

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Charlene Bartley-I’ve Got A Crush On You”

Phyllis Battle-Body and Soul

Polly Bergen-Sophisticated Lady

Dee Dee Bridgewater-Youkali

Shirley Horn-Solitary Moon

Monica Mancini-From Moment to Moment

Ann Hampton Callaway-Love Dance

Natalie Cole-You Go To My Head

Rita Coolidge-Black Coffee

Yvonne De Carlo-I Got It Bad

Lena Horne-You’re My Thrill

Carmen Mcrae-You’re Mine You

Linda Lawson-Easy to Love

Liza Minnelli -You Stepped Out of Dream

Billy Blues- Laura Nyro

Evenings At The Penthouse-Star Signs

Apr 16, 2019 01:01:25

Description:

I gotta admit it, I don't believe in the Zodiac, but then a Scorpio would say that I guess.

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George Dunning- Zodiac Serenade

Relaxing Piano Crew-Forever On My Mind

Veronica Martell- Garden In The Rain

Dave Trolley-Cocktail Jazz

Heine Bleau- Moonset Boulevard

Lavay Smth -Gee Baby Ain’t I Good To You

Seth MacFarlane-She’s Wonderful Too

Aya Fukiage-My Ship

Lounge Crew-Cocktail For Love

Jackie Gleason-Marilyn

Network Music Ensemble- Manhattan With A Cherry

Dexter Gordon- Serenade In Blue

Stefon Harris-A Cloud Of red Dust

Serge Gainsbourg- Intoxicated Man

Cal Tjader-Goodbye

Molly Johnson-Sophisticated Lady

Twilight Show-Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited

Apr 13, 2019 57:44

Description:

 

Koop is on holidays in Europe this week so we are rolling out the big guns in this weeks Twilight show with the very first interview for a band which has been around since the late nineties but has never done press, Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited is on the show plus swank advice on dinner parties

 

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Daniel Pemberton-Bugs Beats and Bowties

Jimmy Psycho-Thunderbirds

Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited-Night Of The Jaguar

Spy Fi-Then Play Down

Mancini-Brothers Go To Mothers

Don Ralke -Black Panther

Martini Kings (feat Marlena Khramov and Derek Stroh) You Only Live Twice

Desmond Quartet-Take Five

Enoch Light-When Your Lover Is gone

Christopher De Groot-Sailing Ships and Tarot Cards

Arthur Lyman-September Song

Jim Beuning-It’s Like This

Sad Salamanders-The Exotica Sandy Warner

Frank Sinatra-The Best Is Yet To Come

Evenings At The Penthouse-Have A Little Heart

Apr 11, 2019 01:03:43

Description:

I've been accused of not having one but that simply isn't true because my Doctor checked my blood pressure just yesterday and it's all good!

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Steve Slagle-Corozon

Allen Austin Bishop-If You Love Me,Really Love Me

Laura Ainsworth -Midnight Sun

Maurice Frank-She’s Funny That Way

Mclenty Hunter-Give Thanks

Tom Bruner-Round Midnight

EJ Decker- I Could Write A Book

Billy Jones-The Call

Nicolas Masson Quartet-Travellers

Allen Smith Quartet-Stella By Starlight

Andy Sheppard Quartet-All Becomes Again

Dan Cray Trio-MoonRiver

Evenings At The Penthouse-A Man and A Woman

Apr 9, 2019 58:42

Description:

It's a special date tonight as we celebrate the beauty of a man and a woman and a romantic evening.

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Jetset Sweden-A Man And A Woman

Gordon Langford-Pretty Girl by The Moonlight

Ann Gilbert-Two Sleepy People

Bill Evans-My Romance

Buddy Greco- I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face

Dean Martin -Let Me Love You Tonight

George Shearing-My One And Only Love

Howard Roberts-Girl Talk

Jackie Gleason-Alone Together

Nat King Cole-Your Lips

Roger Williams-Some Enchanted Evening

Herbie Harper-Let’s Fall In Love

Nina Simone-The Look Of Love

Reg Owen-What Is This Thing Called Love

Chet Baker-The Touch Of Your Lips

Mancini-Love Story

Lounge Music Companion

Apr 6, 2019 01:02:01

Description:

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Coming up on the show this week James Spencer, our very busy author stops by with an interesting book for you, in Dear Koop we head to Ohio for a request plus we explore the world of Swank gig guide 

 

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Project Pimento-You only Live Twice

Jackie Gleason-The Presidents Lady

James Spencer-Midnight Melancholy

Jeff Denson-A Thought That Lingers

Nutty Manteca In a Bottle

Lea Delaria-Cool

Pepper Adams-Bloos Boos and Blues

Mancini-What’s It Gonna Be

Lounge Crew- Shadow Of Your Smile

Bobby Troup- Hold Your Breath

Al Hirt Music To Watch Girls Go By 

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Evenings At The Penthouse-A Unique Cat

Apr 4, 2019 01:02:02

Description:

I've been told I'm a weird cat, that's ok cos I like being a Unique Cat, better than a square cat!

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James Morrison-You’re Nobody Till Somebody Loves You

Richard Lennox-It Had To Be You

Jackie Gleason-Au Reviour

Nicholas Masson-Travellers

Shinya Fukumori-Into The Light

Nels Cline-As Close As That

Norma Winstone-Malena

Andy Shepard-All Becomes Again 

Miles Davis-All Blues

Bill Evans-Glorias Step

Evenings At The Penthouse-An Abandoned Lover

Apr 4, 2019 40:49

Description:

Those naughty playboys flying around the world and jilting lovers everywhere. Watch out ladies, you never know if that fella you just met might be a jetsetting playboy with an attitude to match.

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Bill Irwin - Seduction

Rene Paulo Group - I Never Had A Chance

Los Tres Caballeros - The Continental

Sandy Smith Group- Wagon Wheels

Bill Evans -I Hear  a Rhapsody 

Peter Nero- Sunday In New York 

Percy Faith Autumn In New York

Mantovani -Te' para dos

Annunzio Paolo Mantovani 

Cannonball Adderly-Love For Sale

Thelonius Monk-Getting Sentimenal Over You

Daphna Levy-Day Dream

Jason Paul-Summer Star

Evenings At The Penthouse-Don't Give Up

Apr 1, 2019 40:21

Description:

 

It's important to follow your dreams no matter how hard they may be to achieve, and when you do get there, promise me this, that you will sit back and think about all you have done and relish the moment!

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Tony Bennett -Yesterdays

Sinatra And Jobim-Meditation

Jackie Gleason-Someday I’ll Find You

Chet Baker-You Better Go Now

Bert Kaemphert -The Breeze And I

James Spencer-Tenderly

Coltrane-Too Young To Go Steady

Diana Krall-The Look Of Love

Sarah Vaughan-You Stepped Out Of A Dream

Nathan Haines -Five Dimensions

Sarah McKenzie-I Remember You

Black Olive Jazz-Passion Flower

Frank Sinatra-Where Do You Go

Jeff Denson Quartet-A Thought That Lingers

Adam Smalle-Yes And No

Spyvibe-Public Eye

Mar 30, 2019 58:32

Description:

 

Jason Whiton is back from spyvibe.com to talk about Public Eye, we have some new stations taking the cocktail nation, a look at the world of swank gig guide with a stack of gigs on the agenda and  

In dear Koop a new subscriber has written to me 

 

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Stefon Harris-Sophistry

Kent Miller Quartet-The Cat

Robert Sharpies-Public Eye

Three Suns -Fever

Enoch Light-Swamp Fire

Pink Martini-Tempo Perdido

O Som Do Jazz-Batucada

Sir Julien-Dansero 

Clouseux-Search For A Vulcan

Codename Carter -Muhamat’s Vault

Jimmy Vargas-Dahlia’s Web

Franco Altissimi-Lounge Bossa 

Octobop- Jazz Goes To Shiwash

Billy May -Perfidia

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Take It Slow Bartender

Mar 28, 2019 32:30

Description:

You never want the bartender to rush your order, now do you?

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Cocktail Inn-Days Of Wine And Roses

Combustible Edison -Lonelyville

Frank Sinatra-Like Someone in Love

Gene Rains-Tiki

George Shearing -I'll Remember April

Henry Mancini-The Summer Know

Jackie Gleason-Mystery Street

Janet Seidel-A Man and A Woman

Nat King Cole George Shearing -A Beautiful Friendship

Nathan Haines-Cocktails

George Shearing-My One And Only Love

Victor Young-When I Fall In Love

Beegie Adair-Bewitched

Martini Kings-You Only Live Twice

Black Olive Jazz-Wisteria

Oscar Peterson-O Lady Be Good

Lee Morgan-That’s All

Cannonball Adderley and Bill Evans-Know What I Mean

Arthur Lyman-Midnight Sun

Evenings At The Penthouse-The City After Dark

Mar 25, 2019 31:34

Description:

There is nothing like the city at night so lets take a cruise and see whats going on!

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Bill Evans -Skating In Central Park

Mel Torme -Your'e A Heavenly Thing

Martini Kings-Stardust

Jackie Gleason -For All We Know

Barbara Levi Daniels- There Will Never Be Another You

Jason Curtis -You'd Be So Nice To Come 

Beverly Kenny - Lover Like You

Chet Baker-Isn't It Romantic

Otto Cesana-Our Romance Is Over

Sarah McKenzie-Paris In The Rain

Bill Evans-Come Rain Or Come Shine

Jacques Lousier Trio -Satie Gnossienne

Allen Smith Quartet-Freddie The Freeloader

Richard Maltby -Let’s Fall In Love

Jackie Gleason-Dark is The Night

Kenyon Hopkins -Cool Village

Network Music Ensemble-Comfy Chair

James Spencer-Crush On you

Lounge Special-Daniel Pemberton

Mar 23, 2019 58:50

Description:

 

We continue the monthly lounge specials and this week it’s Daniel Pemberton who many of you would know from the recent Man From Uncle soundtrack that we have played. 

In dear Koop a Postcard from a Florida Beach arrived this week.

 

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Swingerhead-The Lady With The Big Cigar

Jumping Joz Band-Woman You Can Trust

Daniel Pemberton-Escape From East Berlin

Daniel Pemberton-Moog Necklace

Cal Tjader-Mamblues

Tiki Torches-Miserlou

Louis Prima -Banana Split For My Baby 

Waitiki 7 -Voodoo Love

Combustible Edison-Vertigogo

Octobop- Have You Hugged Your Martian Today

Malcolm Lockyer-Teledrama

Beat Generation-Boogaloo Baby

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Money, Wealth and Cool

Mar 21, 2019 01:02:04

Description:

 

They say Money can't buy you happiness but I say that it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery. 

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Frank Bennett-Opportunities

Living Strings -Penthouse Serenade

Cy Coleman-Playboys Theme

David Carbonara -Beautiful Girls

Peter Appleyard-Sophisticated lady

George Shearing-From Rags To Riches

Carmen Mcrae-You Took Advantage of Me

Janet Siedel-Mr Lucky

Bill Evans Lucky to Be Me

Stacey Kent -This Happy Madness

Jeffery Wright-Fifty Dollars

Tony Bennett-Fly Me To The Moon

Joey Altruda-Cocktails With Joey

Lou Busch-Cool

Wayne Newton-I’ve Got The World On String

John Eric Booth-Pennies From Heaven

 

Evenings At The Penthouse-New York, London, Paris And Rome

Mar 18, 2019 01:01:07

Description:

A little vacation tonight as we visit and do some sightseeing of New York, London, Paris And Rome. Koop will be your tour guide as he shows off his extensive knowledge of some of his favourite cities!

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101 Strings-New York New York

David Carbonara-The New York Times

Janet Seidel-Autumn  In New York

Barbara Ween-Sunday In New York

John Lewis -Afternoon In Paris

Metropolitan Sax Orchestra-An American In Paris

Beegie Adair-April In Paris

Mantovani-I Love Paris

Julie London-Lonely Night In Paris

Frank Sinatra-London By Night

Dave Pell Octet-London in July

David Carbonara-Don and Betty In Rome

Sally Street -When In Rome

Dean Martin-Voltare

Jackie Gleason -Arrivederci Roma

Buddy Grecco-Autumn In Rome

Franco Altimisi-Spaghetti Love

Words With Wellsy -Death Of A Citizen

Mar 16, 2019 01:01:18

Description:

 

Back again this week with another book recommendation its Gary Wells talking about the book Death Of A Citizen. I’ve got a stack of new gigs to attend across the globe plus a movie review of a recent addition to Netflix about Miles Davis plus an opinion piece on John Wayne

 

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Elington Hawk -Beatnik

Daniel Pemberton-Bugs Beats and Bow ties

Spy fi-Secret Agent Man

Metropole Orch- La Paloma

Swingerhead-She Could Be A Spy

Miles Davis-Round Midnight 

Henry Mancini-Something For Cat

Ann Margret-Bachelor In Paradise

Serge Gainsbourg-La Cigarellos

David Carbonara- A Beautiful Mine

Voodoo Organist-It’s Smokey

Out of Abingdon-Change it

Joe Ferrera -The Big Hurt

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Corny Jokes

Mar 14, 2019 01:01:14

Description:

Some say they are corny jokes, I say they are classic humour. I'm sticking with my story!

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Eugenie Jones-I Could Get Lost In Your Eyes

Todd Gordon-Autumn in New York

Paige Delancy-Black Coffee

Todd Gordon & The Royal Air Force Squadronaires from 2014

Monica Ramey and Beegie Adair-I’ll Close My Eyes

Ellington Hawk- La Rosita

Miki Yamanka-Fake Hero

Metropolitan Sax Orchestra-Summertime

John Eric Booth-More

Tony Bennett and Diana Krall-I’ve Got A Crush On You

Gabriel Espinosa- Tres

Anne Phillips-Lonelyville

Bill Evans-Come Rain Or Come Shine

Vivian Lee-Before We Love

Lucia Jackson-Sophisticated lady

Evenings At The Penthouse-Cocktail Classics

Mar 11, 2019 56:44

Description:

This week James Spencer has programmed a show of Lounge Music inspired by Classical Composers as we go a little high brow on the Cocktail Nation evenings At The Penthouse

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Beegie Adair-Stranger In Paradise

Melanchrino Strings-Love Themes From Tosca

June Christy -Lonely House

Diana Ross-I Loves You Porgy

Roger Williams-Strange Music

James Spencer-Nocturne in C Major

Frank Sinatra with Tommy Dorsey Orchestra-Full Moon and Empty Arms

Judy Garland -I’m Always Chasing Rainbows

George Shearing -Autumn Leaves

Esquivel-Turkish March

 Les Baxter-Sabre Dance

Sabre Dance-Lotus Land

Emile Pandolfi-Aquarium

Singers Unlimited -Air

Stan Kenton-Reverie

Jazz vibes-Ave Maria

Mantovani-Neopolitan Love Song

Mantovani-Etude No. 3 in E Major 

Fall In Love With Narco Lounge Combo

Mar 8, 2019 01:00:25

Description:

Richie Paradise and the Narco Lounge Combo have the honour of being our first musical release of the year, Richie will be by to talk about that the new album,  In Dear Koop Bruce has written me a letter this week about a little place he visited on advisement of the Cocktail Nation plus we find out about what is a Cubist Cocktail.

 

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Project Piment0- Agua De Beber

Tiki Tones-CX-9

Narco Lounge Combo-Your Dog Is Looking At Me

Pink Martini- And Then You’re Gone

Warren Barker -Flute Route

John Barry -On Her Majestys Secret Service

John Pizzarelli-I’m Your Guy

Henry Mancini-Blue Mantilla

Andre Previn-Like Blue

Quincy Jones -Fever

Seth Macfarlane-Music Is Much Better Than Words

Ethel Ennis -A Little Bit Square But Nice

Joe Jackson -Shape In A Drape

Charlie Parker-Dewey Square

Frank Sinatra-It Happened In Monterey

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Evenings At The Penthouse-Devils, Angels and Heaven

Mar 5, 2019 01:01:27

Description:

It's a spiritual battle this week as the Devil and the Angels battle for supremacy, well atleast musically as we play all songs with a theme of Old Nick vs Angels!

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Rachel Caswell-Devil May Care

Bob Mitzers Trio-Old Devil Moon 

Charlie Haden Quratet -Angel Face

Helen Humes-Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea

John Buzon Trio- Ghost Of A Chance

Elvis-It’s A Sin

Robert Short-Lucifers Paw

Les Baxter-Temptation

Bill Evans-Witchcraft 

Dean Martin-Heaven Can Wait

Frank Sinatra-Pennies From Heaven

Lounge Crew- Angel Romance

John Buzon Trio-Mr Ghost Comes To Town

Miles Davis-Seven Steps To Heaven

James Spencer-Angel Eyes

Ann Richards-Evil Gal Blues

Jackie Gleason-All This And Heaven Too

SpyVibe- Fantomas

Mar 2, 2019 01:00:01

Description:

Cocktail Nation 515 SpyVibe- Fantomas

Jason Whiton from spyvibe.com joins me on the show once again for 2019, in Dear Koop we answer Ken from Californias dating question, plus a look at the world of swank

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Ricki Derek-Night And Day

Metrolites-Banana République

Raymond Alessandrini-Theme De Fantomas

Doug Wood-Superspy

Robert Short-Going Solo

Jayne Mansfield-Too Hot Too Handle

Christopher De Groot-Underwater Trance

Howard Shore-Ed Wood Theme

Bobby Darin-I’ll Remember April

James Spencer-Quiet Village

Les Baxter Brasil

Octobop -The Wind

Ellington Hawk-Harlem Nocturne

JM Van Eaton- Beat Nik

Swingerhead-Pick Up the Phone

Nutty-Same Old Scat And Song

Cocktail Nation 515 SpyVibe- Fantomas

Evenings At The Penthouse-Heart

Feb 28, 2019 01:03:43

Description:

Have you ever had a broken heart? Tonight a story of a mans broken heart and this story involves a skateboard!

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Steve Slagle-Corozon

Allen Austin Bishop-If You Love Me,Really Love Me

Laura Ainsworth -Midnight Sun

Maurice Frank-She’s Funny That Way

Mclenty Hunter-Give Thanks

Tom Bruner-Round Midnight

EJ Decker- I Could Write A Book

Billy Jones-The Call

Nicolas Masson Quartet-Travellers

Allen Smith Quartet-Stella By Starlight

Andy Sheppard Quartet-All Becomes Again

Dan Cray Trio-MoonRiver

Evenings At The Penthouse-A Terrified DJ

Feb 26, 2019 01:02:35

Description:

Koop has the story of a young DJ terrified to go to work and it was all because of a movie!

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Julie London -Misty

Lounge Crew-Frozen Daiquiri

Dave Pell Octet-Just One More Chance

Mantovani-Bewitched,Bothered And Bewildered

Allen Austin Bishop-What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life

Gerry Mulligan-Go Home

Bill Evans-Elsa

Dave Brubeck -Take Five

Larry Newcomb Quartet-Alone Together

Rachel Caswell- Two For The Road

George Shearing-My One And Only Love

Christopher Hollyday-Autumn In New York

James Driscoll-Illusions

Cocktail Nation 514 Kramers Classic Movie Suggestions- The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

Feb 22, 2019 01:00:35

Description:

 

Kramer is back on the Cocktail Nation this week  bringing his Classic Movie Suggestions and this week we talk about the film, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, news on the passing of Word Jazz king Ken Nordine plus the best lounge and exotica from across the globe.

 

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Daniel Pemberton-The Investigator

SG Sound -Planet Twist

Gene Pitney-The Man Who  Shot Liberty Valance 

Bobby Darin -I’ll Remember April

Joey Altruda-The Knockaround

Ken Nordine-You’re Getting Better

Pink Martini -Syracuse

Narco Lounge Combo-You’re Dog Is Looking At Me

Robert Short -Countdown In Kenya

Si Zentner-Bonds 007 Theme

Warren Barker-Deep Night

Nutty-That Old Black Magic Woam

Atomic Fireballs-Spanish Fly

Tiki Delights-Swankology

Frank Bennett-One For Monk

Serge Gainsbourg-Les Cigarellos

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Koop's Cryogenic Plan

Feb 21, 2019 51:20

Description:

Koop has found a way to time travel and tonight he shares his plans, as nutty as they may be!

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Tony Bennett- I Wanna Be Around

Elvis Presley-I Need Somebody To Lean On

George Shearing-Don’t Explain

Emil Stern-Rever

Dinah Washington-Cry Me A River

James Spencer-Tenderly

Diana Krall-I Can’t Give You Anything But Love

John Coltrane- Four and One

Zoot Sims-How Deep Is The Ocean

Richard Maltby -You And The night And The Music

Martial Solal-Round Midnight

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Theoretical Curtains

Feb 19, 2019 59:36

Description:

Koop talks about Curtains alot, drawing the curtains, closing the curtains, opening the curtains....what is with the curtains are they Metaphorical Or Real Curtains?

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Joey Altruda-Christy

Ferrante And Teicher-Theme From Apartment 

Tito Puente-Noche De Rhonda

Dick Jacobs And His Orchestra -Capricorn Three Thirty Am

Ray Heindorf & The Warner Brothers Orchestra- The Spellbound Concerto

Esquivel-Snowfall

Nelson Riddle-Lisbon Antigua

Cinema Sound Stage Orchestra-A L'Aube 5E Dur Jour

André Previn & His Trio-Like Blue

Lee Morgan-These Are Soulful Days

Barney McCall-Mysteriss

Ori Dagan -Sweetheart

George Bernard Dudley-The Nearness Of You

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Just What is  Darin Syndrome

Feb 18, 2019 01:01:31

Description:

There's always a new syndrome out there, but just what is Darin Syndrome?

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Art Pepper-Bewitched

Walter Wanderly-Rain Drops Keep Falling On My Head

Rene Bloch-Harlem Nocturne

Three Suns-Fever

Chick Corea-My One And Only Love

Oscar Peterson-Bags Groove

Bill Irwin Group-Fascination

Aaron Diehl-Round Midnight

Larry Gelb-While My Lady Sleeps

Black Olive Jazz-Passion Flower

Frank Sinatra-Where Do You Go

Jeff Denson Quartet-A Thought That Lingers

Adam Smalle-Yes And No

Cocktail Nation 513 -Mancini Lounge Special and Words With Wellsy

Feb 16, 2019 01:00:27

Description:

This week on the show we kick off with our Lounge specials for 2019 and new contributor Gary Wells stops by with his monthly segment “words with Wellsy” plus  we have our segment Dear Koop, the World Of Swank Gig guide and a way to help make the Cocktail Nation more well known with an international podcast competition!

 

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Lounge Brigade-Under My Voodoo

David Holmes Caravan

Mancini-Breakfast At Tiffanys

Mancini-Charade

Tom Jones- It’s Not Unusual

Octobop -One Not Samba

Todd Gordon-Manhatten

Big Six-All Of Me

Ellington Hawk-Harlem Nocture

Alan Swain orchestra -Private Eye

David Carbonara -Drapers Ruse

Nutty-Make It A Double Vision

Judy Holiday-An Occasional Man

Lounge Crew- Mojito

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse -Valentines Day For Lovers

Feb 14, 2019 59:54

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Ahh Valentines Day......here's a soundtrack for your romantic evening!

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Frank Bennett-Love Carefully

Lyn Stanley -The Man I love

Jane Russell -Take Love Easy

Jackie Gleason -Without Love

Nina Simone-The Look Of Love

Bill Pursell -Our Winter Love

Gene Howard-Lover Man

Rene Rafferty-Let There Be Love

Thelonius Monk-Sweet And lovely

Daniela Schachter Like Someone In Love

Ethel Ennis- The Things I Love

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Valentines Day Love Songs By Jackie Gleason

Feb 13, 2019 59:28

Description:

 

 

Because of timezone differences, I am releasing two Valentines day shows of Love Songs so right now one with Mr Jackie Gleason....For Lovers Only ofcourse!

 

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Jackie Gleason-Melancholy Serenade

Jackie Gleason-Alone Together

Jackie Gleason-“You Are Too Beautiful

Jackie Gleason-“Willow Weep for Me

Jackie Gleason-Stella By Starlight

Jackie Gleason-Deep Purple

Jackie Gleason-Days of Wine and Roses

Jackie Gleason-Desire

Jackie Gleason-Moment To Moment

Jackie Gleason-London By Night

Jackie Gleason-Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head

Jackie Gleason-But Beautiful

Jackie Gleason-So In Love

Jackie Gleason-I Can’t Get Started

Jackie Gleason-Soon

Jackie Gleason- Theme From Bus St

Jackie Gleason-Undecided 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Woman

Feb 12, 2019 00:00

Description:

A man asks, “God, why did you make woman so beautiful?” God responded, ”So you would love her.” The man asks, “But God, why did you make her so dumb?” God replied, “So she would love you.”

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Tony Bennett-Girl Talk

Anita Ray-Slow Glow

Mallett Kings-Vibraphone Improv

Herbie Mann-Love In Peace

Ran Blake-Ten Cents A Dance

Johnny Costa-How High The Moon

Frank Sinatra-Teach Me Tonight

Janet Seidel-You Belong To Me

Beegie Adair-I Will Wait For You

Nat King Cole -If I Should Lose You

Cy Coleman-Playboys Theme

David Baker-Soft Summer

James Morrison-The Master Plan

 

 

Cocktail Nation 512-Tropical Cocktails

Feb 9, 2019 01:00:27

Description:

Back for 2019 and this week on the show The Home Bar Guide To Tropical Cocktails with Kelly Reily and Tom Morgan, speaking of books I will let you know about my new book, we have our segment Dear Koop, the World Of Swank Gig guide.

 

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Narco Lounge Combo-Your Dog Is Looking at Me

Lounge Brigade-Don’t Speak

Augie Colon-Primitiva

Bobby Christian -Caravan

The Enchanters-Tum Tiki

Sammy Davis-I’m Gonna Live Till I Die

Jack Fascinato-Rub A Dub

John Barry-Capsule In Space

Les Baxter-Lunar Rhapsody

Gentle Forest Band -Mood in D

Royal Crown Review-Inner City Swing

Quincy Jones-Peter Gunn Theme

Frank Bennett- Been Caught Stealin

Tiki Lounge Crew- Martini Nova

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Why?

Feb 7, 2019 01:01:44

Description:

"Why", it's such an interesting word in the English language, it can be a statement or a question and even an accusation! Let's explore!

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Oscar Pettiford-Why Not That’s What

Polly Bergen -Why Was I Born

Monica Ramey-Why Did I Choose You

John Pizzarelli-Why Do People Fall In Love

Sharon Marie Cline-Why Don’t You Behave

Ran Blake -Why Can’t I

Nancy Steele-Why Try To Change Me Now

Art Pepper-Why Are We Afraid

Chet Baker -Why Shouldn’t I

Amy Irving -Why Don’t You Do Right

Dean Martin-I Don’t Know Why

Les Baxter-Tell Me Why

Toni Carroll-Why Can’t This Night Go On Forever

Georgia Carr Why  Darling Why

Doris Day -Why Don’t We Do This More Often

Bert Kaemphert-Tell Me Why

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Time

Feb 4, 2019 01:02:04

Description:

It was  Dion Boucicault who said “Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.”

Let’s enjoy our time together tonight on the Cocktail Nation Evenings at the Penthouse!

 

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Jack Fascinato -Sleeptime 

Oscar Peterson-Just I Time

Kelly Bryarly-Spy Time

James Driscoll-Times’s up

Barney Kessell- Now’s The Time

Dave Stryker- Time Of The Season

Art Pepper-Summertime

Daniela Schacter- The Second Time Around

Rachel Caswell- I Didn’t Know What Time It Was

James Morrison- Every time We Say Goodbye

Stan Whitmire-Somewhere In Time

Vivian Lee - Some Other Time

Chet Baker-Time On My Hands

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show- Classic TV Shows

Feb 2, 2019 01:01:12

Description:

 

Koop is on holidays at the moment so another of our Cocktail Nation Twilight shows  this week  this weeks show came about in funny way I was cruising around Sydney and for some reason my ipod got stuck in alphabetical order and every song was a theme and it took me a while to notice and when I realized what happened I knew that this was a sign of what show I should produce for you. So this week a all tv theme show from the fifties sixties and seventies. and I have an interview with two of the most prolific theme composers.

 

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Lalo Schifrin- Mission Impossible Theme

Lalo Schifrin - Mannix

Billy May- The Odd Couple

Nelson Riddle -My Three Sons

Al Caiola Man- From Uncle

Al Caiola- The Mod Squad Theme 

Morton Stevens- Hawaii Five o

Si Zentner- The Fugitive Theme

Neal Hefti- Batman

Peggy Lee- Bewitched

Warren Barker- 77 Sunset Strip

Jackie Gleason -Theme From The Honeymooners

The City Of  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra-Star Trek Theme

John Barry-The Human Jungle

The Ventures- Twilight Zone

Si Zentner- Mr Lucky

Liberty Soundtrack Orchestra- Burke's Law Suite

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Don't Follow Every Sign

Jan 31, 2019 01:00:07

Description:

So many signs, but be careful, sometimes you shouldn't follow them blindly!

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Network Jazz Ensemble-Steam  On My Clothes

Wynton Kelly -Ballad Medley 1

Barney Kessell-Spring Is Here

George Shearing -Midnight in The Air

Peter Appleyard-Georgia On My Mind

Steve Slagle-Corozon

Ann Hampton Callaway -Love Dance

John Coltrane Miles Davis-I Want To Talk About You

Andy Shepard Quartet-And A Day

Lyn Stanley-That Old Feeling

 

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Elections

Jan 28, 2019 01:00:21

Description:

Here in Australia we are close to an election and just like every other country there is one problem, Politicians are involved! But just like diapers they should be changed frequently!

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Joe Henderson-Boto

Chico O’Farrill- A Man And A Woman

Pat Dahl-Oh, Johhny

Mark Gasbarro and Margie Russomano-Ilha Grande

Ran Blake-Speak Low

Bill Evans-Nardis

David Holmes- The Nose 

Sam Rivers-Euterpe

Miki Yamanka-A Fake Hero

Lionel Hampton-Stardust

Relaxing Piano Crew-Take My Hand

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show-Comedy Of Pat Cooper

Jan 26, 2019 01:00:45

Description:

 

Koop is on holidays at the moment so another of our Cocktail Nation Twilight shows  this week  time for another laugh again with our monthly classic comedy segment back on the show. This week the comedy of Pat Cooper on the radio. 

News on a popular TV show being sued over musical rights and no, Robin Thicke has nothing to do with it and what do you think about reincarnation....a story that might surprise you 

 

 

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Tiki Delights-Swank

Nutty Purple Panther

Jackie Gleason My Devotion

Gene Rains -Strange Cargo

Beige Adair -Let's Fall In Love

Barbara Levy Daniels- It's The Talk Of The Town

James Morrison Nice and Easy

Paul Desmond Lady In Cement

Virginia Schenck Midnight Sun

Stolen Idols Brigitte

Project Pimento -Quiet Village

Morton Stevens Hawaii Five O

Machiniso Percusso Frenzy

Oscar Peterson Trio The Tender Trap

David Carbonara A Girl Can Dream

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Dinner For One

Jan 24, 2019 01:01:02

Description:

Some people love cooking..I'm not one of them!

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Henri Rene- Dinner For One Please James

Stan Getz-It Neve Entered My Mind

Nicolas Masson Quartet-Almost Forty

Andy Sheppard Quartet-And A Day

Madeline and Soloman-Four Women

James Spencer-Ellingtonia

Art Van Dame-Turnabout

John Coltrane Johhny Hartman-They Say It’s Wonderful

Monica Mancini-Moment To Moment

Gerry Mullligan-Tell Me When

Frank Bennett-Love Carefully

Conte Candoli- Walkie Talkie

Anita O’Day -Blue Champagne

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Don’t Be Offended When I Get Tired Of You

Jan 22, 2019 01:01:43

Description:

I do love people but sometimes it can be a little too much and sometimes you need to be on your own.

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Cal Trader-Then I’ll Be Tired Of You

Barney Kessel-Angel Eyes

Percy Faith - Beyond The Reef

Tina Louise-I’m iIn The Mood For love

James Spencer-Easy Living

Nelson Riddle-You’re Mine You

John Coltrane-Slow Blues

Oscar Pettiford-Why Not That’s What

Marc Copeland-Do It Again

Ken Greaves-Night People

Beegie Adair-Sunday That Sunday

Chet Baker-I’ve Never Been In love Before

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show-Everybody Loves Rubi

Jan 19, 2019 01:00:26

Description:

 

Koop is on holidays at the moment so another of our Cocktail Nation Twilight shows  this week on the show we talk to luxuria music dj and personality Audrey Moorehead who happens to be a collector of one of the most influential designers of the fifties. Well take a look at a movie about Marilyn Monroe, some Mad Men season five gossip and some good news on the growth of the Cocktail Nation.

 

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HB Radke- Live Until I die

OSS 117 Ludqic Bource-Rio Magic

Frank Bennett-Material Girl

Billy May-Girl Talk

Diana Krall-The Night We Called It A Day

Martini Kings-Bags Groove

Elliot Fisher-You Only live Twice

Monica Mancini-The Weekend Of a Private Secretary

Lucas Vigor-The Straight Dope

Duke Ellington-Bonga

Dave Bruebeck-That Old Black Magic

George Shearing-The Shadow of Your Smile

Frank Sinatra-Mr Success

Hugo Montenegro-Get Smart Theme

Henry Jerome-Moon River

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-No I Can’t Sing

Jan 17, 2019 01:00:49

Description:

Well I tried but I need to face the fact that I will never be a great singer or even A singer! But that's ok because I love to play the great tunes for you tonight as we relax at the end of the day!

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Dexter Gordon-Serenade In Blue

Buddy Collette-Herbie Mann-Theme From Theme From

India Adam-It’s Silk

Pat Dahl-It’s Alright With Me

Les Baxter -If Ever I Would Leave You

James Spencer-Stormy Weather

Frank Sinatra-Teach Me Tonight

Janet Seidel-I Got Lost In His Arms

Todd Gordon-Summer Wind

Living Strings-Too Beautiful For Words

Tony Bennett-Do It Again

Carole Simpson-My Gentleman Friend

Relaxing Piano Crew-Lounge Soulmate

Dave Trolley-Sax Moods

Lounge Crew-Rio De Janiero

Cal Tjader-Goodbye

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-The Undiscovered Les Baxter 

Jan 15, 2019 54:49

Description:

Another look at the world of Les Baxter from the man who knew him well and wrote a book about him, James Spencer who has kindly guest programmed the show tonight!

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Les Baxter-Out of This World” from Caribbean Moonlight 

Les Baxter-If Ever I Would Leave You” from Broadway 61 

Les Baxter-Laura” from Primitive and Passionate 

LestBaxter-Jet” from Perfume Set To Music 

Les Baxter-Venus” from Young Pops 

Les Baxter-Lost in Meditation” from Thinking of You

Les Baxter-Shadow Waltz” from Arthur Murray Favorites: Modern Waltzes 

Les Baxter-A Wonderful Guy” from South Pacific 

Les Baxter-t’s A Big Wide Wonderful World” from Sensational 

Les Baxter-Come Back To Paradise” from Que Mango 

Les Baxter-Flight Concerto” from Masters of The World 

Les Baxter-Moonlight Stroll” from Love is A Fabulous Thing 

Les Baxter-Coral Cliffs” from Bora Bora 

Les Baxter-Mountains of Mystery” from Barbarian

Les Baxter-Days of Wine and Roses” from Academy Award Winners 

Les Baxter- Ecstasy (ritual of the savage)

Les Baxter-Temple Of Gold (The Exotic Moods of Les Baxter)

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show- Laurie Allyn

Jan 12, 2019 59:16

Description:

 

Koop is on holidays at the moment so another of our Cocktail Nation Twilight shows  this week this week we  talk to a marvellous artist who recorded her one and  only album in the late fifties and was only recently discovered by a whole new audience. News on the passing on the great Hal David.

 

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Billy May Hernandos Hideaway

Plas Johnson Pink Panther

Laurie Allyn Paradise

Tikiyaki Orchestra Polynesian Village Love Theme

Spy Fi Bryces Theme

Cal Tjader My Little Red Book

Pink Martini -Kiseto No Ashioto

Tiki Joes Ocean Bom Dia Ipanema

Les Baxter Left Arm Of Budda

Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited  Revenge Of the Belly Dancer

Ludovic Bource  Speed Date Car

Orchestra Superstring Mambakita

Bob Thompson Submanhatten Blues

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- A Romantic Evening For Two

Jan 10, 2019 01:02:10

Description:

A special romantic edition tonight of the Cocktail Nation, it's the story of a man and a woman on a romantic date and just where does it take them. Join us for a rollercoaster of emotions and moments for a Romantic Evening at the Penthouse!

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Relaxing Piano Crew-A Lounge For Two

101 Strings-Alone Together

Ferrante And Teicher-Alone Together

Martini Kings-Two Fools

Janet Seidel-Two Sleepy People

Pink Martini-Tea For Two

Buddy Hacket-Two Cigarettes In the Dark

Jackie Gleason-So In Love

George Mann Orchestra-A Man And A Woman

Beegie Adair-One For My Baby

Frank Sinatra -Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars

Chet Baker-The Touch Of Your Lips

Teddy Wilson-My Funny Valentine

George Shearing-My One And Only Love

Mantovani-Almost Like Being In Love

Diana Krall-The Look Of Love

Julie London-In The Middle Of A Kiss

Tony Bennett-Isn’t It Romantic

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Meeting New People

Jan 8, 2019 01:00:12

Description:

I do love meeting new people, sometimes I don't like the new people I meet but I do like the concept!

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Anne Phillips- A Stranger In Town

Mallet Kings-Vibraphone Improv

Vibraphone All Star Jazz Quartet-Calm Dinner Jazz

Nor Havana Mambo-Riding Along

Herbie Mann-Summertime

Ran Blake-All About Ronnie

Robert Maxwell-Bewitched

Bill Evans -Gloria’s Step

Peggy Lee-Oh Didn’t He Ramble

Paige Delancy-Misty

Sam Rivers-Eurterpe

Ahmad Jamal-Never Never Land

Chet Baker-Time On My Hands

 

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show-Backstage At The Dean Martin TV Show Part 2

Jan 5, 2019 01:00:41

Description:

 

Koop is on holidays at the moment so another of our Cocktail Nation Twilight shows  this week  Part two of my interview music director of the Dean Martin Tv show, Lee Hale, we find out about the future of Don Tiki and one of my favourite retro magazine has pushed forward from the pack by adopting a new technology.

We have the best lounge and exotica from across the globe plus the world of swank gig guide.

 

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Sally Street Gee Baby Ain't I Good To You

Tiki Joes Ocean Belles Of Bombay

Dean Martin Let Me Love tonight

Oscar Peterson The Man I love

Martini Kings Out Of Nowhere

Don Tiki Friendly Islands

Janet Seidel Tres Palabras

Percussive Jazz Witchcraft

Arthur Lyman group Caravan

Blossom Dearie My Attorney Bernie

Spy Fi Web theme

Pink Martini Temporido

Billy May The Late Late Show

Vicks Carr No Other Love

Tikiyaki Orchestra Hawaii Nocturne

Jonah Jones Lillette

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-When

Jan 3, 2019 01:00:26

Description:

It's not my favourite word, to me it sounds like a command and I don't like being told what do. Maybe I'm a rebel or maybe just difficult!

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Gerry Muligan-Tell Me When

Virginia Scheneck- How Deep Is The Ocean

Cannonball Adderly-Autumn Leaves

Oscar Peterson-Lo ve Walked In

Dexter Gordon-I Was Doing Alright

Buselli -Wallarab Jazz orca-Black Thursday

Frank Bennett-Love Carefully

Bill Evans Trio-Time Remembered

Barbara Levy Daniels- I Got Lost In His Arms

Nathan Haines-Celestial You

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Foreign Service

Jan 1, 2019 01:01:09

Description:

Well tonight your mission should you choose to accept it is to take a position with the Cocktail Nation Foreign service. There will be difficult names to pronounce and cultural challenges to tackle. But that the end of the day there will be cocktail jazz and drinks while we debrief!

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Serge Gainsbourg-Les Cigarillos

Durval Ferreira- Estamos Ai

Lounge Crew-La Curaracha

Stacey Kent-Le Premier Bonheur Du Jour 

Enio Morricone- Un Uomo Solo

Nicolas Godin-Apero Calypso  

Jack Fascinato-Adios Castanets

Madeleine And Solomon-Le Fleurs 

Irving Fields Trio-Papirossen  

Green Martini Keys -Besame Smoocho

Les Baxter -Cherchez La Femme

Eartha Kitt- Toujour Gai

Piero Piccioni-Agenete 077 

Janet Seidel Agua De Ber

Pascal Shumacher-Sakura San

Martini Kings -Zou Bisou Bisou 

JT Meirelles- O Barquinho

Bobby Hurcherson-Skj

Waitiki-L’ours Chinois

Pink Martini-Taya Tan

 

 

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show-Backstage At The Dean Martin TV Show

Dec 29, 2018 01:00:23

Description:

Koop is on holidays at the moment so another of our Cocktail Nation Twilight shows  this week  a real treat for you this week as we talk to the music director of the Dean Martin Tv show, Lee Hale, we have a dedication to the late great Andy Williams and news on the Liz Taylor bio which is coming out soon.

 

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Martini Kings Zou Bisou Bisou

Greg Arthur Straighten up And Fly Right

Dean Martin Mambo Italiano

Julie London Must Be Catchin

Karen Souza Tainted Love

Heather Rigdon  I Can't Be Left Alone

Tiki Joes Ocean Entrancement

John Coltrane Everytime We Say Goodbye

Andy Williams Music to Watch Girls By Girls By

Frank Sinatra Call Me

Janet Seidel April In Portugal

Howard Roberts Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea

Joey Altruda Cocktails With Joey

Oscar Peterson Bags Groove

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Jazzanese

Dec 27, 2018 01:03:37

Description:

I think I just created a new word...well maybe.  Listen in as I tell you a story of Jazz traveling across the seas, the tale of a fatal ship.

 

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Miki Yamanka -Monks Dream

Jackie and Roy Stopping The Clock

Errol Garner-I Only Have Eyes For You

Nat King Cole-Penthouse Serenade

Ahmad Jamal-I’m Alone With You

Three Sounds-Warm Blue Stream 

Sunset Boulevard Jazz Trio- Pent Up House

Cy Coleman -Playboys Theme

Orchestra Exotia-Miserlou

Metropolitan Saxaphone Quartet-Sophisticated Lady

Chet Baker-Love Walked In

Lionel Hampton-Love Walked In

Living Strings -Claire De Lune

Georgia Carr-Softly

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Merry Merry

Dec 25, 2018 58:15

Description:

Merry Christmas from the Lounge Lothario in the Penthouse!

 

Peggy Lee-White Christmas

Lou Rawls-Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Tiki Joes Ocean-We Three Kings

Julie London-I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm

Michael Buble -I’ll Be Home For Christmas

Dean Martin -Winter Wonderland

June Christy -I’m Sorry To See You leave

Nancy Wilson-What Are You Doing For New Year

Renzo Cesana-I Bought You Violets

Al Caiola-Holiday On Skis

Tiki Torches-Do You Hear What I Hear

Tiki Torches-Quiet Christmas Village

Tiki Joes Ocean-Dance Of The Sugar Fairy

Tiki Joes Ocean -Angels Have Heard On High

Royal Crown Revue-Christmas Greetings

Carmen McRae & Sammy Davis Jr-Baby It’s Cold Outside

Bing Crosby -Frosty The Snowman

Dean Martin -Winter Wonderland

Nancy Wilson-That’s What I Want For Christmas

Peggy Lee-White Christmas

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show-Comedy Of George Carlin

Dec 22, 2018 59:28

Description:

 

Koop is on holidays at the moment so another of our Cocktail Nation Twilight shows  this week back with some classic comedy this week and a more sedate George carlin out of 1965 ..news on a book by Sophia Loren, some new pictures have been released in colour for the first time plus we talk about a new Pan Am project by friend of the Cocktail Nation.

 

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Metropole Orchestra Magic Is The Moonlight

Alika Lyman Group- Kauai Rose

Frank Sinatra Carlos - Jobim Fly Me To The Moon

Vincent Guaraldi -Corcovado

Three Suns Fever

Narco Lounge Combo Seduction

John Coltrane Blue Train

Bobby Fox Let There be Love 

Robert Davi The Best Is Yet To Come

Hinda Hoffman I Just Found Out About Love

Morton Gould Speak Low

Molly Ringwald Exactly Like You

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Miami Madness

Dec 20, 2018 59:40

Description:

Every now and then you meet someone who is clueless, I met one in Miami.

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George Shearing Mambo In Miami

Julie London-I Guess I’ll Have To Change My Plans

The Hi Los-Nice Work If You Can Get It

Bob Mintzers Big Band- I Want To Be Happy

George Dunning-Torn Shirt

Bill Evans-Milestones

Art Pepper -All the Things You Are

Thelonius Monk-Round Midnight

Diana Krall-Besame Mucho

Sharin Marie Cline-I Wanna Be Loved

Roger Davidson Trio -Celia

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-The Wind

Dec 18, 2018 59:34

Description:

Time for a geography lesson tonight as Koop explains why Sydney is such a liveable city.

 

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Chet Baker-The Wind

Frank Bennett-Temple music

Miles Davis-So What

Stacy Kent-The Changing Lights

Oscar Pettiford-Stardust

Ellen LaFurn When Sunny Gets Blue

Antonio Adolfo-Natureza

Larry Gelb-If my Life Were Pleasant

Orchestra Superstring -Easy

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show-The Wonderful World Of MPS

Dec 15, 2018 01:06:45

Description:

 

Koop is on holidays at the moment so another of our Cocktail Nation Twilight shows  this week we take a look at the German jazz record label MPS and we are joined by a man with an extensive knowledge and collection of the music in that of James Spencer who this week I have allowed to program the music for the show from his personal collection, also on the show the passing of Irish actress Maureen O'Hara, we examine The Art Of Doing Very Little and find you some cool parties to attend across the globe. 

 

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The Singers Unlimited-The Famous Sounds of MPS

    

The Singers Unlimited - We’ve Only Just Begun

 

The Nelson Riddle Orchestra- My Life   

                                

The Third Wave -Wave’s Lament      

                              

Art Van Damme And Flutes-How Will I Forget        

 

Oscar Peterson -Alice In Wonderland 

                                   

Pete Jacques Orchestra and Singers- Bacana   

                             

The Hi-lo’s -Quiet Night of Quiet Stars

 

Horst Jankowski Orch/Singers- How Short Is The Time To Love 

      

Horst Jankowski Orchestra/Singers-Das ist der Morge

           

Ulla Wiesner and The Addy Flor Orchestra-Dieses Jahr

 

George Shearing -Bluesette

                                      

The Third Wave-Stormy

 

Perry London Orchestra  -Bernardo   

                                        

Ella Fitzgeral/Ernie Hechschner- A House is Not A

Home.            

 

The Singers Unlimited - We Could Be Flying 

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Sooner Rather Than Later

Dec 13, 2018 59:07

Description:

I really don't like being told to do something at a particular time so I have come up with a standard line designed to get people off my back!

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Jackie Gleason-Soon

Laura Nyron Billys Blues

Lena Horne-You’re My Thrill

Yvonne De Carlo-I Got It Bad

Rita Coolidge-Black Coffee

Dean Martin-I’d Cry Like A Baby

Walter Schumann-Orchids In The Moonlight

James Spencer- Columbine

Oscar Peterson-Amarylis

Julie London-Bouquet Of Blues

Leith Stevens -Songs From Outer Space

Billy may -This Room Is My Castle Of Quiet

Nat King Cole-But Beautiful

Mancini -Love Theme For Laura

Richard Maltby-Song For Young Lovers

Midnight Combo-Cocktail Influence

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Influences

Dec 11, 2018 01:02:47

Description:

Ahh those early cocktail jazz influences, what were they for you?

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Relaxing  Piano Crew- Rain Outside

Kenyon Hopkins-Am I Blue

Pascal Schumacher-Personal Legend

George Dunning-I Wish I Could

Dave Trolley-  A Summer Song

Veronica Martell- I Wish I Didn’t Love You So

Lavay Smith - I Want A Little Boy

Aya Fukiage-Lover Man

Beegie Adair- Orange Coloured Sky

Buddy Collette and Herbie Man-Morning After

Stefan Harris-For You Mom And Dad

Barney Kessell-Flowersville

Bill Evans-Blue In Green

Frank Sinatra-I Think Of You

Julie London-Lonely Girl

Mantovani-Stranger In Paradise

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show - Roman Holiday

Dec 8, 2018 58:48

Description:

 

 

Koop is on holidays at the moment so another of our Cocktail Nation Twilight shows and this week Talking movies with neighbour and good friend Kramer who takes us on a Roman Holiday, I’ve got a request from some star cross lovers this week non my segment dear Koop plus a look at the world of Swank gig guide

 

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Jet Set Sweden-Sicillian Clan

Ricki Derek-Night And Day

Joey Altruda-Prado Party

Mancini-Lightly

James Morrison-Tenderly

Bobby Darin-Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea

Tiki Delights -Swankology

Nutty-The Reaper

Martini Kings-Enchanted Lovers

David Carbonara-The New Girl

Dom Halpin-Mambo

Frank D’Rone-It’s You Or No One

The Sharps-Caravan

Spy Fi-Perry Mason

James Spencer-Bittersweet

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Zodiac Madness

Dec 6, 2018 01:01:25

Description:

I know it's controversial but I'm just going to say it. I think astrology is hokum, but then most Scorpios do.

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George Dunning- Zodiac Serenade

Relaxing Piano Crew-Forever On My Mind

Veronica Martell- Garden In The Rain

Dave Trolley-Cocktail Jazz

Heine Bleau- Moonset Boulevard

Lavay Smth -Gee Baby Ain’t I Good To You

Seth MacFarlane-She’s Wonderful Too

Aya Fukiage-My Ship

Lounge Crew-Cocktail For Love

Jackie Gleason-Marilyn

Network Music Ensemble- Manhattan With A Cherry

Dexter Gordon- Serenade In Blue

Stefon Harris-A Cloud Of red Dust

Serge Gainsbourg- Intoxicated Man

Cal Tjader-Goodbye

Molly Johnson-Sophisticated Lady

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Cold and Windy Night

Dec 4, 2018 01:02:11

Description:

It's a cold and windy night tonight in Sydney but in the Penthouse it is just perfect, the lights are low and the music is low and and relaxing as we kick back and enjoy the evening watching the wind blow the trees below.

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Green Martini Keys-Besame Smoocho

Buddy  Collette- -Baubles Bangles Beads

Ann Margaret-Mr Wonderful

Lounge Crew-Angel Romance

George Shearing -Misty

Jackie Gleason-Unforgettable

Beegie Adair-Satin Doll

Barney Kessel-Spring Is Here

Stanley Black-A Woman In Love

Monica Zetterlund-Some Other Time

Cannon Ball Adderly -Autumn Leaves

Lucia Jackson-Beautiful love

Bobby Shew -Bags Groove

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show Spyvibe-UFO

Dec 1, 2018 01:02:21

Description:

 

Koop is on holidays at the moment so another of our Cocktail Nation Twilight shows and it’s Jason Whiton from Spyvibe.com talking all thing sixties spies and this week UFO’s are involved

Coming up a look at the Lounge Life Magazine, World of Swank gig guide plus the best lounge from across the globe.

 

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Nutty -She Said -She Shed

Sally Street-When In Rome

Barry Gray-UFO

SG Sound-A Latin Affair

Don Ralke-Voodoo Priestess

Big Kahuna and the Copa Cat Pack- I Dream Of Jeanie

Quincy Jones- Soul Bossa Nova

James Morrison-The Master Plan

Elmer Bernstein-Jazz At Waldos

Roland Remington -Martinique

Robert Hicks-Bongo Fever

Tikiyaki Orchestra-Taboo

Tubby Hayes-Love Walked In

Monica Mancini-The Weekend Of A Private Secretary 

Nick Perito-Miserlou

Metropole Orchestra - Oss117 Theme

Warren Wolf-Frankie And Johnny

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Broad Church

Nov 29, 2018 01:00:13

Description:

I love that the Lounge scene is such a broad church, so many different interpretations are available so lets indulge !

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Aya Fukiage-I Got It Bad And That Ain’t Good

Jack Mouse Group-Intimate Adversary

Lounge Crew-Gin Fizz

Nicholas Godin-Mary Jo

Jack Jezzro-Black Orpheus

Jennifer Keith -Easy Street

Pink Martini-Finnisima Di

Rachel Caswell-Reflections

Wayne Powers-If Love Were All

James Spencer-Quiet Village

James Morrison-Strawberry Milk

Octobop-Whatever Possessed Me

Joey Altruda-Cocktails With Joey

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Throwing Things Out

Nov 27, 2018 58:24

Description:

Sometimes an uncluttered life is the best

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Paul Weston-Cuban Love Song

James Spencer-Columbine

Dolores Gray-Speak Low

Lola Albright-Dreamsville

Henri Rene-Dinner For One Please

Stan Getz-It Never Entered My Mind

Mantovani-Forgotten Dreams

Jackie Gleason-Tenderly

Claude Thornhill-Sleepy Serenade

John Coltrane -I Want To Talk About You

Melanchrino-Stardust

Nelson Riddle-Your Mine You

George Shearing-Can’t We Be Friends

Jackie Gleason-Colette

Joe Bushkin-Laura

Art Van Damme-It’s The Talk Of The Town

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show-Lounge Special Mundell Lowe

Nov 24, 2018 58:39

Description:

This week we kick of a new segment, the Lounge Specials, and to start it’s the great Mundell Lowe this week, we talk Oceans 11 as Koop struggles with the concept and and a look at the world of swank gig guide with all the best party venues across the globe.

 

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Project Pimento-Diamonds Are Forever

Lee Presson and The Nails-Two Points Up

Sarah Vaughan-Sophisticated Lady

Mundell Lowe-Pattern Of Evil

Oscar Pettiford -My. Little Cello

Dave Pell Octet-Klump Jump

Martini Kings-Lost In Paradise

Joey Altruda-April In Portugal

Kent Miller Quartet-SOS        

Mancini-Castle Rock

Enoch Light-I Surrender Dear

Narco Lounge Combo-Sea Of Hollywood

Moonrays-Spooks Jump In

Jimmy Smith-Mission Impossible Theme

Si Zentner-Charade

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Maybe It’s Just Me

Nov 22, 2018 01:00:17

Description:

 

There is nothing like that feeling as you roll out of your penthouse underground car park in a your  Mustang with the top down, ready to take on the world in a smart suit and aviator sunglasses wind in your hair …maybe its just me?

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Beegie Adair-I’ve Got The World On A String

Network Music Ensemble-Comfy Chair

Doris Day-I Believe In Dreams

Vic Damone -Alone Together

Miles Davis-So What

Buddy Collette -Theme From Theme From

Ann Margaret- Bachelor In Paradise

Wynton Kelly-You Can’t Get Away 

Stefon Harris-The Prophet

Charles Lloyd-How Can I tell You

Georgie Auld -Manhattan

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Take It Easy Greasy

Nov 19, 2018 01:00:04

Description:

The Lounge life is all about taking it easy baby!

 

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James Spencer -Easy Living

Stan Getz-Blues For MaryJane

Keith Jarrett-Death And The Flower

Nat King Cole-What Is There To Say

David Baker-Kirstens First Song

Stan Levey Quintet-What Can I Say

Lounge Crew- Romantic Piano Bar

Duke Ellington-Midnight Indigo

Serge Gainbourg-Ce Mortel Ennui

Jackie Gleason- I Can’t Get Started

Julie Lyon Quintet-Love For Sale

Ken Greaves-What A Little Moonlight Can Do

Cocktail Nation  511  Best Of The Best Music Releases 2018

Nov 17, 2018 01:15:26

Description:

Once again a busy year on the Cocktail Nation with a lot of new releases…so this week we bring you the best of the best releases and some chats with the people who make the music

#Joey Altruda Interview

 

Joey Altruda - The Knock Around 

Tiki Torches  Miserlou

John Eric Booth -  Girl talk 

 

#James Morrison Interview- From Midnight Till Dawn

 

 

James Morrison-Candy

Mike Freeman- Bobby land

Daniel Pemberton- Moog Necklace

 

 

#Nutty Live At The Purple Pitt-Interview 

 

Nutty -The Sunglasses Crowd

Codename carter High altitude low opening

 

 

 

#Martini Kings Interview-Smile

 

 

Martini Kings-Time Slips Away

Tiki Delights Fashionably Late Again

Rachel Caswell a lovely way to spend an evening (Were all in the dance)

 

 

 

#Jimmy Psycho Mosh Pitts and Mai Tais 

 

 

Jimmy Psycho-Holiday in Cambodia 

Kent Miller Quarter- The Cat

Vivian Lee - Wives and lovers 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- I Can’t Be Bothered Cleaning a Mansion

Nov 15, 2018 01:00:40

Description:

One must really question if all those vacant rooms must be cleaned, but then again, would it be good for the soul?

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Allen Smith Quartet-Estate

Mancini-Sound Of Silver

L’Orchestra Brasilie-Desifinado

Bill Evans-Skating in Central Park

Frank Sinatra-Where Do You Go

John Coltrane-Nancy With The Laughing Face

Thelonious Monk-Sweet And Lovely

James Morrison-My Beautiful

Jeff Denson Quartet-A Thought That Lingers

Larry Gelb-If My Life Were Pleasant

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Where Are The Strong Men

Nov 12, 2018 01:01:01

Description:

It seems we have become a bit soft these days, easily offended and not tough enough like our grandfathers. Where have the strong men gone?

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Wynton Kelly-Strong Man

Barney Kessell-What Is There Left To Say

Georgie Auld-Old Rockin Chair

Frank Sinatra-I Thought About You

Kent Miller Quartet-Three Views Of A Secret

James Spencer-Ellingtonia

Octobop-Dreamsville

Bobby Hacket-I’ll See You In My Dreams

Joey Altruda-Playboys Theme

Lynn Stanley-How Insensitive

Sharon Marie CLine-This is Where I Wanna Be

Roger Davidson Trio-Celia

Cocktail Nation  510  Best Of The Best Product Releases 2018

Nov 10, 2018 57:23

Description:

 

A busy year this year with many new releases, new events, books both fiction and non fiction along with services to talk about as we round out the year with our annual look at what and who we were talking about in 2018

 

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Nutty -Nutty-That Old Black Magic Woman

Martini Kings- A Deadly Vice

 

#Book-The Music of Jackie Gleason: For Lovers Only

#Book- Soundscape

#Book- Cocktail Piano Companion

 

James Spencer-Bitter Sweet

Daniel Pemberton-In Vogue

 

 

# Website-Critiki

 

#Event- Malihini Tiki Festival 

Tiki Torches-Quiet Village

Jimmy Psycho- Boulevard Of Broken Dreams

#Book-Omni hut 

#Book-Dirk Daiquiri -Our Lady Of San Francisco

Tiki Delights-Fashionably Late Again

Vivien Lee-The Man I love

Jimmy Psycho—Holiday In Cambodia 

# new magazine - Exotica Moderne

John Coltrane- Nature Boy

Joey Altruda- The Knockaround

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- A Jewel Of Jazz

Nov 8, 2018 55:14

Description:

Taking some inspiration from James Spencer’s book Jewels Of Jazz as we relax at the end of the day

 

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Renee Raff—Starting Tomorrow

Jean Turner with Stan Kenton -A Lot of Living To Do

Patricia Scot with Creed Taylor Orchestra- Out of This World

Frank D’Rone with Billy May Orchestra -It’s You Or No One

Irene Kral- This is Always

Paula Castle -Mountain Greenery

Eugenie Baird- In a Sentimental Mood

Vicki Benet with the Charles Bud Dant Orchestra -Tenderly

Helen Merrill -You’ve Got a Date With The Blues

Sue Raney with the Billy May Orchestra -Blue Tears

Anne Phillips-When Sunny Gets Blue

Lola Albright with Henry Mancini and His Orchestra-Sorta Blue

The Third Wave with the George Duke Trio - Don’t Ever Go”

Gene Howard-Jim

Nancy Steele -Nitey Nite

Audrey Morris-Nobodys Heart Belongs To Me

Gloria Wood-Hey Bell Boy

Jonah Jones -Judy

Peggy King-Little Girl Blue

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Leaving Things Behind

Nov 6, 2018 01:02:50

Description:

Today in society leaving your phone at home is consider risk taking.

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Bill Evans-Detour

James Spencer -Tenderly

Nat King Cole And Oscar Peterson-September Song

Mile Davis- Song Of Our Country

Keeley Smith -When Your Lover Has Gone

Peggy Lee-Goodbye

Tony Bennett-The Girl I Love

Nellie Lutcher-Someone To Watch Over Me

Sarah Mc Kenzie-Tea For Two

Jule Styne-Just In Time

Jacques Loussier Trio- Gnossienne

Sinatra And Jobim-Meditation

Jackie Gleason-Someday I’ll Find You

Kenyon Hopkins- Cool Village

Chet Baker-Look For The Silver Lining

Mancini- Mantilla

Network Music Ensemble-Bowl Of Nuts

Cocktail Nation  509  Spyvibe- Upper Seven

Nov 3, 2018 59:51

Description:

 

This week Jason Whiton makes an appearance from spyvibe.com to talk about the euro spy movie Upper Seven and a look at lounge life magazine plus sad news of a classic movie streaming service shutting down

 

 

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Roland Shaw-From Russia With Love

Serge Gainsbourg-Baudelaire

Bruno Nicolai- Upper Seven (vocals Sabina Montes)

Sergio Mendes -The Joker

Tiki Lounge Crew-The Morning Show

Mike Freeman-Night Crawlers

Nutty-That Old Black Magic Woman

Joey Altruda-Playboy Theme

Tiki Torches-Jungle Drums

Georgie Auld- In The Land Of Hi Fi

Quincy Jones -Lalo Bossa Nova

Stanley Wilson -The Cha Cha Club

John Eric Booth-Girl Talk

Project Pimento-Call Me

John Buzon Trio-Stars Fell On Alabama

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Crazy Indeed

Nov 1, 2018 01:02:24

Description:

It was George Carlin who said "The reason I talk to myself is because I’m the only one whose answers I accept."

 

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Wynton Kelly -Crazy He Calls me

Pink Martini-Love For Sale

Marino Dorado-Days Of Wine And Roses

Stefon Harris -In The Garden Of Thought

Cal Tjader-September

Stan Getz-Peace

Warren Barker-You Took Advantage Of Me

Wayne Powers-You Don’t Know What Love Is

Janet Seidel-Mr Lucky

Steffan Abeleen Quartet- Dégagé

October-Relaxin

Bobby Hacket-You Are Too Beautiful

Out Of Abingdon- Honeymoon Shack

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Eating Alone

Oct 30, 2018 58:35

Description:

What is with those people! I find it really odd...seriously, order room service or uber eats, you are making us uncomfortable.

 

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Henri Rene-Dinner For One James

Robert Maxwell-Ebb Tide

Gene Rains-Tiki

Serge Gainsbourg-Intoxicated Man

Cal Tjader-Round Midnight 

Richie Kamuca-The Things We Did Last Summer

Billy May -In A Sentimental mood

Gloria Lynne-April In Paris

Bill Evans -Peace Piece

Sophie Milman-If You Could See Me Now

Ann Hampton Callaway-Love Dance

Elaine Elias-Light My Fire

John Buzon Trio-Ill Wind

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Changes

Oct 28, 2018 59:51

Description:

The first time I got my hands on a universal remote, I thought, "This changeseverything!".

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Lyn Stanley -You’re Changed

Out Of Abingdon- Change It

Bill Evans-Body And Soul

Nelson Riddle-The Joy Of Living

Robert Irving-Octobre

Sue Raney-Something Cool

Lou Donaldson-Blues Walk

Frankie Laine-I Got It Bad And That Ain’t Good

Lee Morgan-These Are Soulful Days

Wynton Kelly-Portrait Of  Jenny

Cocktail Nation  508  Dirk Daiquiri is Back

Oct 26, 2018 59:56

Description:

 

Nothing like a good book on a holiday and  I was sent one while I was relaxing poolside… I got a note from Darren Long saying he  has me as a character in his new book Dirk Daiquiri  “Our Lady Of San Francisco”  

So lets get him on the phone this week,  details on the next exotica moderne magazine and bachelor pad magazine with an interview with me in it.

 

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Quincy Jones-Desifinado

Tiki Torches-Miserlou

Tony Bennett-I left My Heart In San Francisco

Cal Tjader-Mamblues

Codename Carter-High Altitude Low Opening

Daniel Pemberton-Four Old Ladies

David Carbonara-Bossa De Nuevo

Jetset Sweden-A Man And A Woman

Joey Altruda- The Big Payoff

Dick Hyman-Caravan

Jack Burger-Boulevard Of Broken Dreams

Tiki Delights-Fashionably Late Again

Alex Khaskin-Mister Bond

Louisville Sluggers- Blow It Baby

 

 

Cocktail Nation  Evenings At The Penthouse-Banned

Oct 23, 2018 01:04:00

Description:

It seems to be the catch cry of the PC crowd these days, ban this, ban that...he's banned. In some countries there are even more bans, some you might be even be surprised by!

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David Rose -Banned In Boston

Frank Sinatra-I Didn’t Know What Time It Was

Peggy Lee-A Brown Bird Is Singing

Norma Deloris Egstrom 

Monica Zetterlund-Some Other Time

Jack Jones -My Romance

Buddy Greco-But Beautiful

Bill Evans -Night And Day

Peter Appleyard- ’S Wonderful

Dean Martin-My Melancholy Baby

Martin Denny-Jungle  Flower

Lionel Hampton-The High And The Mighty

Lola Albright-I’ve Got A Crush On You

Stanley Wilson-The Late Spot

Percy Faith-Moon Of Manakoora

Robert Goulet-Love In A Tower

Rachel Caswell-Two For The Road

Cocktail Nation  507  Tiki Torches

Oct 20, 2018 01:04:44

Description:

 

Koop is back from the holidays and he brings news that the Tiki Torches album Departure is out now on iTunes so we will catch up with the man behind the sound, Emails are answered in the segment Dear Koop and we talk Bond…and what he never will be

 

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Warren Barker- 77 Sunset Strip Cha Cha

Barney Kessell -Moon River Ch Cha

Tiki Torches-Quiet Village

James Spencer-The Scarlet Hour

Georgie Auld-They Can’t Take That Away From Me

Aaron Diehl-Stop And Go

Wayne Newton-Strangers In The Night

Pink Martini-Tempo Perdido

Naughty Ones- I Dig Your Voodoo

The Secret Agents-James Bond Theme

Henry Mancini-The Floater

Mexacali Brass-Thunderball

Neal Hefti- Blues For Frank

The Sharps -Besame Mucho

James Morison -Tokyo Express

Cocktail Nation  Evenings At The Penthouse-Space

Oct 18, 2018 58:05

Description:

The final frontier! Seems we are getting closer and closer to living on another planet one day, well atleast that's what they tell us...I still don't have my jetpack!

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Jack Jones -Fly Me To The Moon

Willie Bobo-The Look Of Love

Walter Wanderly-A Man And A Woman

Wes Montgomery-The Shadow Of Your Smile

Buddy Greco- Round Midnight

John Pizzarelli-Beautiful Moons Ago

James Darren-Man About Town

Stanley Black-Ebb Tide

Molly Johnson-Sophisticated Lady

Peter Appleyard-Don’t Get Around Much Anymore

Tiki Torches-Miserlou

Frank Sinatra-London By Night

Dean Martin-I’ll Be That Dream

Bert Keamphert-Where Flamingos Fly

Peter Nero-Are My Dreams Real

Lola Albright-A Man, A Man, A Man

Cocktail Nation  Evenings At The Penthouse-Suiting Up

Oct 16, 2018 34:54

Description:

I love wearing a suit. Man there is nothing that makes a man look better.

I think it give you a super power, a little like supermans cape!

 

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Out Of Abingdon-Three Piece Suit

Wendy Pederson Meet Me At No Particular Place

Elvis Presley -Michael Buble- Fever

Roland Remington -Martinique

Bert Kaemphert-Red Roses For A Blue Lady

Aaron Deihl- Le Tombeau De Couperin

Jackie Gleason- Deep Purple Blue Velvet

Sinatra And Jobim -Meditation

Bert Kaemphert-The Breeze And I

Chet Baker And Strings-You Better Go Now

Diana Krall-The Look Of Love

Emil Stern -Rever

Jack Jones -Lady

Dinah Washington-Cry Me A River

Allen Smith Quartet-Estate

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show-Gambling On A Dream Vol 2

Oct 13, 2018 01:06:03

Description:

Koop is on holiday by the beach this week so a replay of the follow up to Lynn M Zook's Gambling on a dream, news on a new supporter of the Cocktail Nation, we take a look at the potential release of some JFK files  plus news on new Martini Kings album coming out.

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Cocktail Angst-Rhumba Of The Saints

Royal Crown Revue-Deadly Night Call

Tony Bennett and Count Basie-Are You Having Any Fun

Blue Hawaiians-Martini 5-0

Nutty -Purple Panther

Bob Thompson-Do It Again

Brent Laidler-Meet Me At The Havana Hilton

Art Pepper-Webb City                                    

Martini Kings-Nylon Jungle

Acca Daiquiris -Cocaine

Les Baxter-Bustin The Bongos

Don Tiki-Other Side Of The Moon

Cocktail Nation  Evenings At The Penthouse-Laid Back and Relaxed

Oct 11, 2018 33:00

Description:

In a stressful world I say rebel against it and take your time, keep your blood pressure down and take it easy baby!

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Robert Irving -Octobre

Antonio Carlos Jobim-Favela

George shearing-If I Should Lose You

Henri Mancini- Blue Satin

Les Baxter -A Taste Of Honey

Michelle Lordi-I Fall In Love To Easy

Diana Krall-Dream

Garry Peacock-When I Fall In Love

Kurt Rosenwinkel- You Go To My Head

Angelo Badalamenti-Freshly Squeezed

Frank Bennett-Love Carefully

Larry Gelb-The Love Song Of Ian Ops

Jane Hutton-Day By Day

Oscar Peterson-Nice Work If You Can Get It

Les Baxter-Pool Of Love

Cocktail Nation  Evenings At The Penthouse-Places

Oct 9, 2018 01:00:19

Description:

Ahh places...that's where I like to go, exotic names, exotic places and exotic people. sometimes extraordinary and sometimes just interesting. Lets pack an overnight bag and get going!

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Les Baxter -Shanghai Rickshaw

Mantovani-April in Portugal 

Julie London-Memphis In June

Julie London-Lonely Night In Paris

Buddy Greco-Sumertime in Venice

Dave Pell Octet- Isle Of Capri

Anita Darian- Chinese Lullaby

Jackie Gleason-On A Slow Boat To China

Warren Barker-Junk City Hong Kong

Lewis Sister- Moonlight In Vermont

Martini Kings-Winds Of Walkaloa

Mantovani-Arrivederci Roma

Richard Lennox-Waterfront

Brent Laidler-Downtown By Nine

Christopher Hollyday-Autumn in New York

Salome De Bahia-Bossa Rio

Stolen Idols-Tonga Sunset

Cocktail Nation Twilight Show-Celebrity Drinks

Oct 6, 2018 59:50

Description:

Koop is beachside this week so a replay show as we catch up with Justin Cristaldi our drinks man stops by to talk celebrity drinks, I found very cool retro shirt shop worth checking out, news on an electric e type jag and an abandoned sixties satellite which started transmitting decades later plus in all things selfish an interview with me and in Swank Advice I reveal an interesting experience with a man I may describe as the worst ever salesman to walk the earth.

 

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Richard Myhill-Cool Scat

Alien Fashion -Cool Thing

Los Shimmy Shakers-No Tell Motel

Hugo Montenegro-Solo’s Samba

Piero Piccioni-Agente 077

Chris Connor-Opportunity Please

Dave Stryker-Shadowboxing

Octobop-Have You Hugged Your Martian Today

Laura Ainsworth-The Man I Love Is Gone

Wil Davis Trio-50 to 21

Gerald Wiggins-I Used To Love You But It’s All Over Now

Tiki Lounge Crew- Mambo Loco

Jane Russell-Take It Easy

Chet Baker-Just Friends

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Girls Names

Oct 4, 2018 01:03:24

Description:

There are so many songs sung about girls and I would assume they are all pretty girls! Here are some of them as we relax at the end of the day with Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse.

 

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Arthur Lyman-Anna

Piero Piccioni-Abigaile

Martini Kings-Patricia

Art Van Damme -Stella By Starlight

David Carbonara-Betty Walks Alone

Skip Heller-Mona Is Typing

Les Baxter-Jeannnine, I Dream Of Lilac

Jackie Gleason-Diane

Joe Bushkin-Laura

Liberace-Tammy

Les Baxter-Ruby

Project Pimento-Barbarella

Larry Gelb-Monica

Frank Sinatra -Monique

Mantovani-Gigi

Robert Maxwell-Claire De Lune

Jack Sheldon-Julie Is Her Name

Tom Bruner-Delilah

Oscar Pettiford-Laura

Conte Candoli Quartet-Diane 

Art Pepper-Diane’s Dilemma

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Not Getting Up Early

Oct 2, 2018 01:00:54

Description:

 

Some people are early morning people....I hate those people.

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Octobop-Very Early

Bobby Hackett-The Very Thought Of You

Antonio Carlos Jobim-Chega De Saudade

Midwinter Dream -Kate Ross

Wayne Marsh -Ad Libo

Jackie Gleason-Mystery Street

Bobby Hutchinson-Skj

Julie Lyon Quintet-Born To Be Blue

Wendy Pederson-Bésame Mucho

Jack Sheldon-Days Of Wine And Roses

Waitiki 7-When I First Love

Paquito D’Rivera-Nuestro Bolero

 

Cocktail Nation  506  Spyvibe-The Liquidator

Sep 28, 2018 59:01

Description:

 

Jason Whiton is back from Spyvibe.com to talk about the film the Liquidator plus we find out about a new mid western tiki festival, a story of a message in a bottle, the world of swank gig guide and our segment dear Koop 

 

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Frank Bennett-Material Girl

Naughty Ones-Azurte

Lalo Schifrin-The Killer

Clouseaux -Nocktopia

Bobby Darin -Fly Me To The Moon

David Rose-Sunset Strip

Frank Sinatra-Taking A Chance On Love

Robert Drasnin- Luz De La Luna

Hugo Montenegro-Solo Bossanova

Pink Martini-City Of Night

Metrolights-Man From Metro

Les Baxter -This Room Is My Castle Of Quiet

Pete Rugolo- Worse Than Murder

Janet Seidel-Mr Lucky

Art Van Damme-Cheers

Stolen Idols-On Tonga Shores

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-General Failure

Sep 27, 2018 59:19

Description:

There is nothing worse than things that break down, it can really be annoyingbut fortunately we have some cocktail jazz to ease that irritation.

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Don Ralke- How Long Has This Been Going On

Lee Morgan - I Remember Clifford

Lou Donaldson-Blues Walk

Clifford Brownie Eyes

Frank Sinatra -In The Still Of The Night

Rosemary Clooney -I Concentrate On You

Frankie Laine- We’ll Meet Again

Bobby Darin- Don’t Dream Of Anybody But Me

John Barry -Thunderball

Warne Marsh -Everything Happens To Me

Gerry Mulligan-Go Home

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Lady Jazz

Sep 25, 2018 58:21

Description:

Celebrating those ladies of jazz this evening as we wind down at the end of the day with the ladies to entertain!

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Pinky Winters – Let’s Take the Long Way Home 

Audrey Morris – How ’Dja Like to Love Me 

Vicky Lane – You Hit the Spot
Helen Carr – Tulip or Turnip 

Diana Dors – Namely You
Rita Reys – Old Devil Moon
Kathy Barr – Just Squeeze Me
Carol Stevens – Keep On Doin’ What You’re Doin’ 

Patricia Scot – You Leave Me Breathless
Carole Creveling – Star Eyes
Maureen O’Hara – You Be So Nice to Come Home To 

Helen Carr – You’re Getting To Be a Habit With Me 

Beverly Kenney – Your Love is My Love
Sue Evans – Did You Mean It?
Jane Russell – You’re Mine, You
Jaye P. Morgan – As Time Goes By
Ann Gilbert – Two Sleepy People
Ilene Woods – Estrellita
Janet Seidel – Mr. Lucky 

Cocktail Nation  505  Exotica Moderne

Sep 22, 2018 01:01:18

Description:

 

This week we find out about a new magazine that will interest both tiki enthusiasts and the mid century lounge lothario crowd, news on a new fiction book where I get to feature as a character in the book, Lounge Life Magazine with all the big retro stories.

 

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Waitiki 7 -Voodoo Love

Don Ralke-Love Walked In

Don Tiki-Terminal

Frank Sinatra-Meditation

Jack Costanzo-Taboo

Tiki Torches-Quiet Village

Mike Freeman-House Of Vibes

Rachel Caswell-Dexterity

Neal Hefti-I Must Know

Daniel Pemberton-Four Old Ladies

Cherry Poppin Daddies-Mr Success

Dave Pell Octet-You

Tiki Lounge Crew-Bongo Nova

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Penthouse 70

Sep 20, 2018 01:00:57

Description:

Tonight a show about seventies easy listening so we call tonights show Penthouse 70. This lounge lothario has slightly longer hair, bigger sideburns and but don't worry he's still got some swinging music for you!

 

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3rd Wave- Don’t Ever Go from Here and Now 

Astrud Gilberto -On My Mind  

Horst Jankowski Singers-Pink Balloons

 The Singers Unlimited-We’ve Only Just Begun

Paul Williams-Mornin’ I’ll Be Movin’ On

Percy Faith and his Orchestra-You Are The Sunshine of My Life

Claudine Longet -Ain’t No Mountain High Enough

Carmen McRae-This Masquerade

Andre Kostelanetz-Midnight Cowboy

The Monkees-Don’t Call on Me

 Nelson Riddle Orchestra-My Life

Floyd Cramer-I Say A Little Prayer

 Burt Bacharach-Pacific Coast Highway

Roger Williams-Rainy Days and Mondays” 

Frank Sinatra-My Way
Zacharias-Light My Fire

Sir Julian-Green Tamborine

New Classic Singers-As Tears Go By

Ernesto Nicelli-Cocktail Beat

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Man And A Woman

Sep 18, 2018 58:42

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Tonight a love theme, it's all about romance, attraction and beauty...Cocktail

Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Man And A Woman

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Jetset Sweden-A Man And A Woman

Gordon Langford-Pretty Girl by The Moonlight

Ann Gilbert-Two Sleepy People

Bill Evans-My Romance

Buddy Greco- I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face

Dean Martin -Let Me Love You Tonight

George Shearing-My One And Only Love

Howard Roberts-Girl Talk

Jackie Gleason-Alone Together

Nat King Cole-Your Lips

Roger Williams-Some Enchanted Evening

Herbie Harper-Let’s Fall In Love

Nina Simone-The Look Of Love

Reg Owen-What Is This Thing Called Love

Chet Baker-The Touch Of Your Lips

Mancini-Love Story

Cocktail Nation  504-  Sinatra In Palm Springs

Sep 15, 2018 01:02:17

Description:

We all know that Frank Sinatra spent a lot of time in Palm Springs and I think it would be fair to say that he put Palm Springs on the map. Well with the release of the film Sinatra in Palm Springs we bring you a Lounge Special based on the Chairman of the boards time in Palm Springs, our segment Dear. Koop sees one of our listeners jetting off to see spy jazz act , we check out Lounge Life Magazine and the World Of Swank gig guide.

 

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Tiki Torches-Poinciana

Martini Kings-Lost In Paradise

Frank Sinatra-Come Fly With Me

Helen Merrill-It’s A Lazy Afternoon

Mal Fletch-The Things We Did Last Summer

Ahmad Jamal Trio-Stolen Moments

Combustible Edison-The Veldt

Elmer Bernstein-Pursuit

Codename Carter-Perfect Clarity Perfect Cut

Neal Hefti-Scene Of The Crime 

Mike Bardash Quintet-D’s Blues

Billy May-A Man And A Wo [...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-I’m A Lucky Fella

Sep 13, 2018 00:59:58

Description:

They say you make your own luck, well this cat certainly does.

 

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Tony Bennett-Lucky To Be Me

George Shearing-Days Of Wine And Roses

Nathan Haines-Lament

James Spencer-Shaddowed Illusions

Art Pepper-Deep Purple

Aaron Diehl-The Cylinder

Daniela Schacter- Call Me Irresponsible 

Sharon Marie Cline-How Long Has This Been Going On

Charlie Haden Quartet-Angel Eyes

Jackie Gleason-Lover man/Smile

Mary Anne Anderson-Azure Te

Beegie Adair-Walkin My Baby Back Home

Serge Gainsbourg-Ce Mortel Ennui

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Not A Pretty Girls Name

Sep 11, 2018 00:59:24

Description:

There are some names that just don’t sound pretty and there isn’t much you can do about it.

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Oscar Peterson-Maria

Monica Zetterlund-Some Other Time

Vivian Lee-The Man I Love

Steve Slagle-Corazon

Amy Irving-Why Don’t You Do Right

Molly Ringwood-The Very Thought Of You

Elaine Elias-Light My Fire

EJ Decker -Blue Velvet

Clarence Chapman -You’re Mine You

Mantovani-A Very Precious Love

Gene Howard-Jim

Bill Evans-Gloria’s Step

Jackie Gleason-But Beautiful

Cocktail Nation-Vale Bill Daily

Sep 8, 2018 00:59:54

Description:

 

 

News over the weekend of the passing of  Bill Daily who played Major Healy in I Dream Of Jeanie. I was fortunate to interview him in 2011 when he was doing press for the upcoming Sydney  Supanova Convention. So an additional show this week as we celebrate his life.

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Tikyaki Orchestra-ShakaHula Bossa Nova

Billy May- The Late Late Show

Big Kahuna and the Copa Cat Pack-I Dream Of Jeannie.

Jackie Gleason-It was So Beautiful

Tiki Joe’s Ocean-Under the Midnight Sun

Jack Jones I Will Wait For You

Lea Delaria-Call Me

Necro Tonz-Fare Thee Well and Go to Hell

Henry Mancini-Something For Cat Mr

Ho’s Orchestrotica-Colardo Waltz

Al Caiola-720 in The Books

Nestor Amaral and His Continenals- Brazil.

Pink Martini -And Then Your Gone

Titio-Puente-Vibe Cha-Cha

Cocktail Nation 503 Raymond Scott Festival

Sep 8, 2018 00:59:07

Description:

 

The Raymond Scott festival is on this weekend so we will chat to the son of Raymond Scott Stan

Warnow about his amazing fathers legacy.

We have a look at the world of Swank Gig Guide, dear koop and news on a new film on Sinatra. 

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Tiki Torches-Miserlou

Nutty-That Old Blackmagic Woman

Raymond Scott-What Is This Thing Called Love

Mal Fletch-Relax

Neal Hefti -I’ve Got Love

Daniel Pemberton—Moog Necklace

Joey Altruda-All The Cats

Hugo Montenegro-Jungle Beat

Mancini -Shot In The Dark

Amedeo Tomassi-My Name Is Bond

Clouseaux-Lost Lagoon

Voodoo Organist-Desert Dream Scene

Les Baxter - Lust

Frank Sinatra-Call Me

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Cool Slogan

Sep 6, 2018 01:02:40

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Just what would be the slogan of Lounge Lothario …to go further what would it be for the Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse?  

 

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Mal Fetch-Nice And Easy

James Morrison-Strawberry Milk

Jackie Gleason-The Last Dance

Bill Evans-Some Other Time

David Baker-Soft Summer

Larry Gelb-While My Lady Sleeps

Rachel Caswell-A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening

Oscar Peterson-I Got It Bad

Diana Dors-Namely Me

Delores Gray-Speak Low

Christina Braga-Mot D Amour

Frank Bennett-Love Carfully

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Romance At The Racetrack

Sep 4, 2018 01:01:03

Description:

 

Just what does horse racing have to do with romance? Find out in this weeks Evenings show as we relax at the track!

 

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George Sharing-Isn’t It Romantic

Bill Evans-Night And Day

Gerry Mulligan-Night Lights

Jack Jones-Fly Me To The Moon

James Spencer -Scarlet Hour

Marty Paich-Melancholy Madeline

Gerald Wiggins Trio-Dear Old Girl

Julie London-Cry Me A River

James Morrison-This Is Real

Richard Lennox-September In The Rain

Mel Lewis -Grey Flannel

Lee Morgan - I Remember Clifford

Cocktail Nation 502 Spyvibe-Help!

Sep 1, 2018 01:06:41

Description:

 

This week Jason Whiton is back from spyvibe.com, news on the passing of Mr Bongo Jack Costanzo, word of a new tiki magazine and our look at the world of swank gig guide and Lounge life magazine plus the passing of a broadway legend.

 

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Martini Kings-Lost In Paradise

Sharps-Summer Samba

Ken Thorne -Intro

George Martin-The Bitter End You Can’t Do That

Skip Heller-Watch Us Burn

Franco Altissimi-Lounge Bossa

Al Viola-Sophisticated Lady 

Neal Hefti-Scene Of The Crime

Daniel Pemberton-In Vogue

Oscar Pettiford Sextette

James Morrison-Out Of Nowhere

Mel Torme-Once In A Lifetime

Jackie Gleason-Lilacs In the Rain

Janice Borla Group-Lennys Pennies 

Nutty-Tunisian Runaround

Jack Costanzo-Taboo

 

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Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Stress At Work

Aug 29, 2018 00:58:34

Description:

There is no reason to take time off work for stress when the Cocktail Nation is in your life.

Kick back after work and enjoy the Cocktail Jazz !

 

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Sarah Vaughn -Sophisticated Lady

Ellis Larkins-Blue And Sentimental

Carmen Cavallaro-Stairway To The Stars

Bill Evans -Blue In Green

Art Van Damme Quintet-Turnabout

Frank Sinatra-To Love And Be Loved

Octobop -Mosaic

Bobby Hackett-Love Me

Joey Altruda-Tiara Tango

Anne Phillips-When Sunny Gets Blue

Larry Gelb-The Love Song Of Ian Ops

Jonah Jones-Blues In My Heart

Paul Weston-Why Was I Born

George Bernard Dudley -The Nearness Of You

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Change Is As Good As A Holiday

Aug 28, 2018 00:59:51

Description:

 

Well they say change is as good as a holiday, maybe but I’ll take the holiday instead.

 

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Lyn Stanley -You’re Changed

Out Of Abingdon- Change It

Bill Evans-Body And Soul

Nelson Riddle-The Joy Of Living

Robert Irving-Octobre

Sue Raney-Something Cool

Lou Donaldson-Blues Walk

Frankie Laine-I Got It Bad And That Ain’t Good

Lee Morgan-These Are Soulful Days

Wynton Kelly-Portrait Of  Jenny

Cocktail Nation 501 James Dean

Aug 25, 2018 01:03:04

Description:

 

This week talking to an author who has a mission to get several movie stars recognised by the academy and he’s just written about James Dean so a look at the reasons this man should be celebrated ….in our dear Koop segment a postcard arrived, a look at lounge life magazine and a new audio book I’ve been listening enjoying.

 

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Mike Freeman-House Of Vibes

Vivian Lee -Wives And Lovers

Rachel Caswell-Devil May Care

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Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Jackie Gleason Special

Aug 23, 2018 00:59:28

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In my opinion there are several reasons why Jackie Gleason deserves a remembrance book on his musical output and why he is unique among the Capitol artists. Tonight a show  programmed by the author of the new book Jackie Gleason-For Lovers Only by James Spencer

 

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Jackie Gleason-Melancholy Serenade

Jackie Gleason-Alone Together

Jackie Gleason-“You Are Too Beautiful

Jackie Gleason-“Willow Weep for Me

Jackie Gleason-Stella By Starlight

Jackie Gleason-Deep Purple

Jackie Gleason-Days of Wine and Roses

Jackie Gleason-Desire

Jackie Gleason-Moment To Moment

Jackie Gleason-London By Night

Jackie Gleason-Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head

Jackie Gleason-But Beautiful

Jackie Gleason-So In Love

Jackie Gleason-I Can’t Get Started

Jackie Gleason-Soon

Jackie Gleason- Theme From B [...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Jazz And The Night

Aug 21, 2018 01:00:58

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There is something about the night and Jazz, so here is a show for all the nightcrawlers out there!

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Mike Freeman Zonavibe-Night Crawlers

Vinian Lee-The Man I Love

El Eco With Guillermo Nojechowicz-La Bossa Nova De Claudio

Steve Slagle-Triste Beleza

Rachel Caswell-I Didn’t Know What Time It Was

Lucia Jackson-Beautiful Love

Antonio Adolfo-Atlantica

Wayne Powers-Body And Soul

Billy Jones-Song For Meg

EJ Decker-What A Difference A Day Makes

David Baker-Soft Summer Rain

Cocktail Nation Special-Mr Bongo has passed- Jack Costanzo Interview 2008

Aug 19, 2018 00:15:30

Description:

Mr Bongo Jack Costanzo passed away overnight. Here is an interview I did with him on the Cocktail Nation radio show from 2008. A great man who inspired me to play the bongos. He will be missed but his music lives on.
Koop Kooper
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Cocktail Nation 500 Jackie Gleason For Lovers Only

Aug 18, 2018 01:00:47

Description:

 

 

Well I’ve been a fan of Jackie Gleason music for a long time and I have always thought there was a lack of information about this. Well thankfully James Spencer has put together a book all about this amazing mans music! 

We check out some cool stories in Lounge life magazine and a request coming our way along with the World Of Swank gig guide. 

 

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Nutty-Magic Trade Ride

Daniel Pemberton-In Vogue

Jackie Gleason-Me And My Shadow

James Spencer-Bittersweet

Octobop-Love Me Or Leave Me

Joey Altruda-Tiara Tango

Laura Ainsworth-It’s A Nuisance Having You Around

Lalo Schifrin -Mission Impossible

Mambo Zombies-Antigua

Metrolites-Banana République 

SG Sound-First Contact

John Barry-Und [...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-It Never Entered My Mind

Aug 16, 2018 00:57:46

Description:

 

Join Koop in the Penthouse as we relax for an evening with some cocktail jazz!

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Stan Getz-It Never Entered My Mind

George Shearing-Can’t We Be Friends

Stan Kenton -Sophisticated Lady

Nelson Riddle-You’re Mine You

Henri Rene-Dinner For One Please James

Jonah Jones-Soft Summer Breeze

Les Baxter -Adios

Lola Albright-Brief And Breezy

Joe Bushkin-Laura

Bill Evans-Blue In Green

Modern Jazz Quartet-Pyramid

John Lewis-Afternoon In Paris

Octobop-Relaxin

Bobby Hacket -You Are Too Beautiful

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Bad Heart

Aug 14, 2018 00:58:28

Description:

So as far as I know my ticker is pretty good, but I do have a story about a man who had a sheeps heart inserted to save his life. More on that soon!

 

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Steve Slagle-Corazon

Rachel Caswell-A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening

Lucia Jackson-Sophisticated Lady

Antonio Adolfo-Atlantica

Rebecca Angel-Jet Samba

Allen Austin Bishop-Ordinary Fool

Wayne Powers-Time After Time

Maurice Frank-On The Street Where You Live

EJ Decker-Autumn In New York

Billy Jones-Gone Now

Richard Lennox- Stormy Weather

Ori Dagan-Complexion

Cocktail Nation-More Spy Action

Aug 11, 2018 01:01:24

Description:

Cocktail Nation -Spy Show

 

 

This week Kooper is taking a vacation so he has pulled out a rerun for you , Enjoy the all spy jazz show this week. He went undercover to play the very best spy jazz from yesterday and today as he delves into the world of spy television talking to Wes Britton author of the book Spy Television and his website spywise.com. He talks to the guitarist on the original James Bond theme Vic Flick and the guardian of spy jazz today Tom Tremelo from Spy Fi.

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Mel Torme – Secret Agent Man

Cyril Stapeleton –The Saint

Laurie Johnson-The Avengers

Vicki Carr-The Silencers

John Barrie 7-James Bond Theme

Hugo Montenegro- Get Smart

Henry Mancini-Walkin Bass

Spy Fi – Black Tie Spy

Al Cailoa-Man from Uncle

The four Esquires-James Bond theme

Cocktail Preachers-Spy Fi

Count Basie-From Russia with Love

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Auburns On Fire

Aug 8, 2018 00:57:26

Description:

Another show as programmed by good friend James Spencer and we continue the hair colour theme and this week it’s those firey redheads!

 

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Count Bassie-Redhead

Ute Lemper I am a Vamp

Jessica Rabbit -Why Don’t You Do Right” Jessica Rabbit (Amy Irving)

Tina Louise-I’m In the Mood For Love

Laura Ainsworth-Midnight Sun

Bent Midler-Skylark

Janet Blair-Lover Man

Gale Robbins-The Nearness of You 

Esquivel -I Feel Merely Marvelous

Shirley MacLaine-My Personal Property

Annie Ross- Feel Pretty 

Ann Margaret-Have A Good Time

Molly Ringwald- The Very Thought Of You

Cyndi Lauper At Last

Stanley Black-You Leave Me Breathless 

Peggy King-Little Boy Blue 

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Cocktail Nation 499 Get Smart

Aug 4, 2018 01:01:00

Description:

 

 

Mr Jason Whiton is on the show this week to talk spys from his website spyvibe.com with a look at the TV series Get Smart,I thought musically we will focus on spy fi and crime music for the show for a bit of fun, we talk Batman and I’ve got a story of a missing Bond car for you.

 

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Daniel Pemberton-The Actual Heist

Barry Adamson-The Big Bamboozle

Barbara Feldman-99

Melbourne Ska Orchestra- Get Smart Theme

Alex Kashkin-Mister Bond

Hugo Montenegro -Slaughter on Tenth Ave

Codename Carter-High Altitude -Low Opening

Bruno Nicolai- Spy Chase

Combustible Edison -Spy Vs Spy

Hollywood Fim Music Orchestra-Fab Chick

Moonrays-Run Spy Run

Cosy Cole- Topsy  Part 2

Si Zentner-From Russia With Love

Spy Fi-Batman Theme

Quincy Jones- Soul Bossa Nova

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Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Gentlemen Marry Brunettes: Those Seductive Flaxen Vixens

Aug 2, 2018 00:57:11

Description:

 

Our guest programmer James Spencer is back and has provided the soundtrack to this weeks show as we explore those mysterious Brunettes.

 

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Charlene Bartley-I’ve Got A Crush On You”

Phyllis Battle-Body and Soul

Polly Bergen-Sophisticated Lady

Dee Dee Bridgewater-Youkali

Shirley Horn-Solitary Moon

Monica Mancini-From Moment to Moment

Ann Hampton Callaway-Love Dance

Natalie Cole-You Go To My Head

Rita Coolidge-Black Coffee

Yvonne De Carlo-I Got It Bad

Lena Horne-You’re My Thrill

Carmen Mcrae-You’re Mine You

Linda Lawson-Easy to Love

Liza Minnelli -You Stepped Out of Dream

Billy Blues- Laura Nyro

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Reminders

Jul 31, 2018 01:00:39

Description:

 

Sometimes its the little things that remind you of things like a perfume, or a song and sometimes it’s your iphone.

 

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Dean Martin My Heart Reminds Me

George Shearing-My One And Only Love

101 Strings-Small World

Vicki Benet-Tenderly

Chet Baker-Daybreak

Sinatra and Strings-I Hadn’t Anyone Till You

Bert Kaemphert- Sweet Dreams

Wayne Powers-Lush Life

Nelson Riddle-Your Mine-You

Miles Davis-Freedie The Freeloader

Black Olive Jazz-A Night In Tunisia

Perry Beekman-Nice Work If You Can Get It

Cocktail Nation 498- Kramer’s Classic Movies- Stalag 17

Jul 28, 2018 00:58:48

Description:

 

We catch up with my neighbour and good friend Kramer to talk about classic movies and this week its Stalag 17 and a  look at the world of Swank Gig Guide and lounge life magazine , midcentury advertising and a new movie about Neil Armstrong

 

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Codename Carter-High Altitude Low Opening

Project Pimento-Diamonds Are Forever

Dean Martin-Money Burns

Neal Hefti-Legs

Stan Kenton -Sophisticated lady

Nutty-I’d Dig You To Dig Me

Martini Kings-A Deadly Vice

James Spencer-Romancing Jackie Gleason

Gene Howard-Stanger In Paradise

Octobop-Playboys Theme

Joey Altruda-Rileys Theme

Mel Henke-In A Mist

Oscar Peterson-Everytime We Say Goodbye

Tiki Delights-Fashionably Late Again

 

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Getting Along Without You

Jul 26, 2018 00:58:36

Description:

At the end of the day sometimes you just want some quiet time and you man have to tell someone that you get along very well without them!

 

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Chet Baker-I Get Along Very Well Without You

Fred Farrell-Leaving

Tom Bruner-In A Sentimental Mood

EJ Decker-Why Can’t You Behave

Billy Jones-Montotony Of Hazards

Martini Kings-Nothin But Time

Dolores Gray -You Go To My Head

Frank Sinatra-That’s All

Mantovani-Beautiful Dreamer

Ori Dagan -Complexion

Nat King Cole-Impossible

Elaine Elias-Dreamer

Angelo Badalamenti-Freshly Squeezed

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Gentlemen Prefer Blonde Mid Century Singers

Jul 24, 2018 00:58:37

Description:

 

Well they say gentlemen prefer blondes, I say gentlemen prefer Mid Century Blondes!

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June Christy-Night People” 

Chris Connor-Lush Life

Marilyn Monrioe-Kiss

Ann Williams-Serenade in Blue

Julie London-Alone Together

Doris Day-Meditation

Tab Hunter-But Beautiful

Dusty Springfield-The Look of Love

Elaine Elias-Light My Fire

Dolores Gray-Close Your Eyes

Peggy lee -You’re My Thrill

Lola Albright-Brief And Breezy

Nancy Steele-Nitey Nite

Laurie Allen-You Go To My Head

Helen Merrill-It’s a Lazy Afternoon

Jeri Southern-Nice Work if You Cant Get It

Ute Lemper-Und Wenn Er Wiederkommt 

Vicki Benet-Tenderly

Cocktail Nation 497 Selling Dead People’s Things

Jul 21, 2018 01:00:24

Description:

 

One for all those who love estate sales and second hand stores as we check out an entertaining book called Selling Peoples Dead Things.

I’ve come across a really interesting podcast I will let you know about and a  look at the world of Swank Gig Guide and lounge life magazine 

 

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Wayne Powers-Lush Life

Maurice Frank-Slow Hot Wind

Neal Hefti- I’ve Got Love

Hugo Montenegro- A Martini Built For Two

Nutty -Four On Kiss

Tab Hunter-But Beautiful

Daniel Pemberton- The Actual Heist

Jetset Sweden-A Man And A Woman

Narco Lounge Combo- Taboo

Bruno Nicolai-Mission Danger Patrol

Bobby Darin -Charade

Mark Copeland - Goody Goody

David Carbonara-Betty’s Ride

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Accordian Players

Jul 19, 2018 01:01:20

Description:

 

Sometimes when there is a joke there you just have to make it!

 

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Art Van Damme -Poinciana

Robert Maxwell-Clair De Lune

John Lewis-Afternoon In Paris

Bobby Troup-The Feeling Of Jazz

Bobby Hacker-Cocktail For Two

Sue Raney -Blue Tears

Helen Merrill-The Thrill Is Gone

Mel Henke-Tea For Two

Lee Morgan-I Remember Clifford

Lou Donaldson -Blues Walk

Neal Hefti-Sex And The Single Girl

Chet Baker -I’ve Never Been In Love Before

Frank Bennett-Your Too Hip Baby

Henry Mancini-After Hours

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Throwing Things Out

Jul 17, 2018 00:58:24

Description:

 

I personally believe that a clutter free lifestyle is the best way to go. What can you throw away?

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Paul Weston-Cuban Love Song

James Spencer-Columbine

Dolores Gray-Speak Low

Lola Albright-Dreamsville

Henri Rene-Dinner For One Please

Stan Getz-It Never Entered My Mind

Mantovani-Forgotten Dreams

Jackie Gleason-Tenderly

Claude Thornhill-Sleepy Serenade

John Coltrane -I Want To Talk About You

Melanchrino-Stardust

Nelson Riddle-Your Mine You

George Shearing-Can’t We Be Friends

Jackie Gleason-Colette

Joe Bushkin-Laura

Art Van Damme-It’s The Talk Of The Town

Cocktail Nation 496-Critiki

Jul 14, 2018 01:04:29

Description:

 

This week we find out about the best place to source your tiki venue…a little like a Yelp for Tiki and speaking of Tiki it’s an all Exotica show this week plus look at the world of Swank Gig Guide and lounge life magazine 

 

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Tikiyaki Orchestra - Taboo

Waitiki-China Fan

James Spencer -MysteriousJade Temple Of Dahkla

Ixtahuele-Mareld

Robert Drasnin-Anna May Wong

Alika Lyman Group- Pua Lillia

Tiki Delights-Sandy Samba

Les Baxter-Oasis Of Dahkla

Milt Raskin-Blue Eyes

Don Tiki-Friendly Islands

Combustible Edison -Theme From Tiki Wonder Hour

King Kukulele-Carrying A Tiki Torch For You

Kenny Sasaki -China Girl

Martin Denny Quiet Village

Christopher De Groot-Voodoo Clues

 

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-The Final Tour

Jul 12, 2018 01:02:40

Description:

 

Tonight we bring you a track from the Davis and Coltrane Album the Finall Tour.

What a special team and what special musicians, if only I had a the chance to see one of those shows,

well tonight we can listen to a very special and very long song as featured this week on the Cocktail

Nation.

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Miles Davis and John Coltrane-All Of You

Nels Cline -As Close as That

Gene Howard-Can’t Help Lovin Dat Man

Bill Evans-Blue In Green

Frank Sinatra-It’s Nice To Go Travelling

Modern Jazz Quartet-Pyramid

Oscar Pettiford- Not So Sleepy

Stanley Black-You Leave Me Breathless

Dave Pell Octet-Love Is The Sweetest Thing

Mantovani -Stranger In Paradise

Jackie Gleason-The Man That Got Away

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Exotic Ports Of Call

Jul 9, 2018 01:04:16

Description:

An exotic port can mean many things, a reprive from a long journey, an exciting rendezvous or perhaps the end of a journey. Lets explore this in music in a show programmed by good friend of the show James Spencer.

 

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Les Baxter- Tahiti: A Summer Night at Sea

Tikiyaki Orchestra- Return to orchid isle”

Vic Damone- Bali h’ai

Shirley Horn- Return to Paradise

Robert Drasnin-Voyage a Vanuatu

The OutIslanders-The Moon of Manakoora

Paul Weston- Cuban Love Song

The Brothers Castro- Serenata

Stolen Idols-Sao Paulo 64

Salomve De Bahia-Bossa Rio 

Carmen Cavallaro -La gondola va

Melanchrino Strings- Vissi d’arte

James Spencer-Nocturnal Tangier

Ani Williams-Invocation to Hathor

 Martin Denny -Indrani

Lionel Newman -The Jade Express

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Cocktail Nation 495- James Morrison Midnight Till Dawn

Jul 7, 2018 00:59:52

Description:

 

 

Joined this week by Sydney jazz musician to talk about his new album Midnight Till Dawn. Turns out

one listener thinks I am shouting at clouds plus we see what is hppening in the world of Swank Gig

Guide and lounge life magazine.

 

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Daniel Pemberton-Moog Necklace

Neal Hefti-City Style

James Morrison-Out Of Nowhere

Miles Davis and John Coltrane I Want To Talk To You About

Lee Preston-Two Points Up

The Sharps -Odd Couple

Nutty-Jive Barracuda

Martini Kings-Goodbye To Lonely Town   

Art Van Damme-Glory Of Love

David Carbonara-Elevator Gossip

Piero Piccioni-Spiral Waltz

Jerry Goldsmith -You Are A Foolish Man Mr Flint

John Barry-On Her Majestys Secret Service

Tony Bennett-This Can’t Be Love

 

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Appearances

Jul 5, 2018 01:01:45

Description:

Don’t let em fool ya, Appearances to matter !

 

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Bob Mintzer- The Way You Look Tonight

Laura Walls-Fall Again

Mclenty Hunter-Give Thanks

Tom Bruner-Round Midnight

Beegie Adair-Autumn In New York

Miles Davis-All Blues

Cal Tjader-Speak Low

David Baker-Harlem Pipes

Robert Maxwell-Strange Music

Lyn Stanley-Nice And Easy

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Everything New

Jul 3, 2018 01:03:37

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Tonight we celebrate all things new in the world of Cocktail Jazz.

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Daniel Pemberton -The Investigator

Jet Sweden-A Man And A Woman

Lounge Brigade-Star Wars

Martini Kings-Goodbye To Lonely Town

John Eric Booth -Girl Talk

Richard Lennox-It Had To Be You

Seth MacFarlane-But Beautiful

Octobop- Relaxin

Project Pimento-LOVE

Joey Altruda-Cocktails With Joey

Kent Miller Quartet-My Foolish Heart

Laura Ainsworth-Wasting My Love On you

Angelo Badalamenti-Freshly Squeezed

Rachel Caswell-I Fall In Love To Easy

Cocktail Nation 493- Nutty Live At The Purple Pit

Jun 23, 2018 01:01:24

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One of my favourite bands joins me on the show this week. 

We chat to Sonny Moon from Nutty about the new album which has been crowdfunded called Live At The Purple Pit

And could you imagine being left 80000 records in a will….more on that possible nightmare soon.

 

 

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Martini Kings -Smile

Bob Mintzer big Band-Just The Way You Look Tonight

Nutty-That Old Black Magic Woman

Daniel Pemberton-The Actual Heist

James Morrison-The Master Plan

Dean Elliott -Wild Ride

Mancini-Shot In The Dark

Jimmy Psycho-One Step Beyond

Tiki Delights-Fashionably Late 

Barry Gray -UFO               

Joey Altruda-All The Cats

James Spencer-Bassie Blue And Sentimental

Nat King Cole-I’m Shooting High

[...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Conversations With Strangers

Jun 21, 2018 00:59:48

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Koop is back hosting the party and telling stories of interesting conversations with stangers!

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Chet Baker -My Funny Valentine

Dinah Washington-Make A Present Of You

Nat King Cole-Portrait Of A Jennie

Tony Bennett-Give Me The Simple Life

Joey Altruda-All The Cats

Aaron Diehl-The Cylinder

Art Pepper-Summertime

Network Music Ensemble -Aperitif On Ice

Mancini-Love Story

James Spencer -Midnight Melancholy

Gary Peacock-When I Fall In Love

Nathan Haines-Lament

Cal Tjader-Cool

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- You, The Night And The Music

Jun 21, 2018 01:02:36

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It’s all you need…You, The Night And The Music, nothing else, that’s all!

 

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Jackie Gleason-You and the Night And The Music

Dean Martin-I. Wish You Love

Peggy Lee-Nice And Easy

Joe Lovano-I’m All For You

Diana Reeves-We’ll Be Together Again

Marcos Valle-So Nice

Janet Seidel-My Gentleman Friend

Cocktail Inn-The  Way You Look Tonight

Aaron Diehl-Le Tombeau de couprin

Barney Mccall -Mysteriss

Bobby Troup-Moonlight In Vermont

Peter Paulson-Third Time

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Solitude Of The Pad

Jun 19, 2018 00:28:15

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Ahh the solitude of the Pad at the end of the day. There’s nothing like it.

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Jackie Gleason-Ghost Of A Chance

George Shearing-The Days Of Wine And Roses

101 Strings-Maria Maria

Beverly Kenny -It’s Magic

Billy May-Cocktails For Two

Oscar Peterson-Dreamsville

Reg Owen-Ask Anyone Who Knows

Henry Mancini-The Windmills Of Your Mind

Beegie  Adair-Love

Stanley Black -They Say It’s Wonderful

Gerry Mulligan-Body And Soul

Chet Baker-When Lights Are Low

Diana Krall-Devil May Care

Frank Bennett-Your Just Too Hip

Frank Rosalino-Quintet-How Long Has This Been Going On

Jim Beuning -It’s Like This

Howard Johnson-High Priest

Cocktail Nation 492- Mosh Pits And Mai Tais

Jun 16, 2018 01:02:14

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This week on the show Jimmy Psycho stops by to talk about his new album Mosh Pits and Mai Tais and Koop brings the positive and negative of a film he just saw.

 

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Codename Carter-perfect Clarity Perfect Cut

Kenny Sasaki-A Night Of Ghosts 

Jimmy Psycho-Holiday in Cambodia

Bob Thompson-The Best Thing For You

Janet Seidel-Tres Palabas

Arthur Lyman-Sim Sim

James Spencer-Rush Hour In Hong Kong

Halford Jet Set- Tema De Anna

Tikiyaki Orchestra- Mai Tais On The Moon

Daniel Pemberton The Investigator                 

Nelson Riddle-Naked City Theme

Creed Taylor Orchestra-The Nervous Beat

John Barry Orchestra-Underground Lair

Nick Perito-Miserlou

Quincy Jones-Soul Bossa Nova

Four Piece Suit-Shooting The Breeze

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Kidding Right?

Jun 14, 2018 01:00:26

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Julie London-Days Of Wine And Roses

Sinatra-At Long Last Love

Russ Garcia-Water Creature Of Astra

Nat King Cole-Impossible

Dean Martin-You’re Breaking My Heart

Mancini-Love Theme For Laura

Virginia  Scheck-Nature Boy

Oscar Pettiford- Bohemia After Dark

Lounge Brigade-Under My Voodoo

Mclenty Hunter-Give Thanks

Tom Bruner-Ghost Of A Chance

Carmen NcCrae-You Took Advantage Of Me

Stan Kenton-Sophisticated Lady

Daphna Levy-I Remember You

 

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Life Of A Lounge Lothario

Jun 12, 2018 01:01:28

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Koop says why worry, spin that wheel and see what happens.

 

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Laura Wells-Quiet Storm

Oscar Pettiford-The Gentle Art Of Love

Billy Jones-The Call

Ori Dagan-Complexion

Brent Ladler-Downtown By Nine

Steve Slagle-Guess I’ll Hang My Tears Out to Dry

Gerry Mulligan -Polka Dots And Moonbeams

Rachel Caswell-For All We Know

David Baker- 25th And Martindale

Marlene Ver Plank- Where Can I go Without you

Judi Silvano-If I Had You

Cocktail Nation 491- Mundell Lowe Special

Jun 10, 2018 00:58:39

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This week we kick of a new segment, the Lounge Specials, and to start it’s the great Mundell Lowe this week, we talk Oceans 11 as Koop struggles with the concept and and a look at the world of swank gig guide with all the best party venues across the globe.

 

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Project Pimento-Diamonds Are Forever

Lee Presson and The Nails-Two Points Up

Sarah Vaughan-Sophisticated Lady

Mundell Lowe-Pattern Of Evil

Oscar Pettiford -My. Little Cello

Dave Pell Octet-Klump Jump

Martini Kings-Lost In Paradise

Joey Altruda-April In Portugal

Kent Miller Quartet-SOS        

Mancini-Castle Rock

Enoch Light-I Surrender Dear

Narco Lounge Combo-Sea Of Hollywood

Moonrays-Spooks Jump In

Jimmy Smith-Mission Impossible Theme

Si Zentner-Charade

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse - Alone In A Forest

Jun 7, 2018 01:00:24

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Just what happens if you are alone in a forest and a tree falls?

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Chet Baker-I Get Along Without You Very Well

Bobby Christian -Blue Star

Tommy Flanagan -Velvet Moon

Nat King Cole-Making Believe Your’e Here

Ken Griffin-Moonbeams

John Coltrane-One And Four

Midnight Combo-Cocktail Influence

James Spencer-Last Summer

Frank Sinatra-Here’s That Rainy Day 

Paul Horn Quintet-Something Blue

Richard Maltby-The Touch Of Your Lips

Stan Getz and Lionel Hampton-Louise

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse -Spring Bouquet

Jun 5, 2018 00:57:49

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Who doesn’t like flowers? Well I guess those with allergies, that said I am yet to meet a woman who

doesn’t like them ! 

This week a show programmed or perhaps it could be described as a floral arrangement by James

Spencer all with a flower theme!

 

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Astrud Gilberto-Misty Roses

Jack Wilson-Night Flower 

Julie London-Bouquet of Blues 

Jack Jones-Lolipops and Roses

Bob Thiele and his New Happy Times Orch -Forest Flower 

Martin Denny-Black Orchid 

Waitki 7-Sweet Pikake Serenade

Les Baxter and his Orchestra -Artificial Flowers

Johnny Hartman-Violets For Your Furs 

Oscar Peterso [...]

Cocktail Nation 490-Spyvibe-Jerry Cotton

Jun 3, 2018 01:01:56

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Cocktail Nation  490-SpyVibe-Jerry Cotton

 

Talking Spies with Jason Whiton and his monthly special from Spyvibe.com and this week Jerry Cotton, the world of swank gig guide and imagine losing your classic car while it’s parked on the side of the road, I have a story that will inspire hate for Corolla drivers and those who text and drive.

 

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Martini Kings- Time To Move On

EJ Decker-Blue Velvet

Peter Thomas: Schüsse aus dem Geigenkasten (Suite 6 & 2).

Tiki Lounge Crew- Copa Del Mar

Dave Pell Octet-Mikes Peak

Stan Whitmire- Somewhere In Time

Oscar Pettiford-Sextette

Lounge Brigade-Don’t Speak

Creepxotica-Progxotica          

Octobop- El Gaucho

Joey Altruda-Prado Party

Hugo Montenegro-Solo’s Samb [...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse - What’s in a Title

May 31, 2018 01:02:19

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Have you aver been tempted to give yourself a Title when filling out a form? I know I have and I often do. According to the DMV I was knighted in 1998, but hey, who is it going to care.

 

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EJ Decker-When You Walked In The Room

Jetset Sweden-A Man And A Woman

Lounge Brigade-Under My Voodoo

Tom Bruner-Come Rain Or Come Shine

Martini Kings-Nothing But Time

Leith Stevens-Destination Moon-Escape From The Moon

Nelson Riddle-You’re Mine You

Dave Pell Octet- I had The Craziest Dream

Mantovani-Story Of Three Loves

Miles Davies-All Blue

Octobop-Very Early

Joey Altruda-Playboys Theme

Les Baxter-Nightingale

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse -Soundscape Orchestral Bliss 2

May 29, 2018 00:58:14

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Once again referencing he book by James Spencer called Soundscape we dive into some more honey for the ears!

 

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John Buzon Trio- Ill Wind

Russ Garcia -Water Creature

Frank Comstock-Galaxy

Harry Revel-The Ardent Night

Otto Cesana-You’re So Wonderful

Al Caiola-Underwater Chase

Bobby Christian-Blue Star

Tiki Lounge Crew-Martini Nova

Rod Goodwin-Playtime On Pluto

Les Baxter-Flight Concerto

Billy May And His Orchestra-This Room Is My Castle Of Quiet

Joe Loco-Nightmare

Ferrante & Teicher-Barbarella

Tommy Flanagan -Velvet Moon

Leith Stevens-Escape From The Moon

Percy Faith-Nightingale

Bob Thompson-Hey Playboy

Mantovani- April In Portugal

101 Strings -Beautiful Dreamer

Sir Julian-Movin At Midnight

Cocktail Nation 489-The Lost World

May 27, 2018 01:05:10

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Talking classic movies with Kramer this week and an interesting one in that we take a look at a silent film for a bit of a difference.

We take a look at a rather special car, a  Zero Type Jag, A story from the night Sinatra died and one of the largest Latin collections has been unleashed to the public.

 

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Lounge Bridge -Under My Voodoo

Martini Kings- A Deadly Vice

City Of Prague-Lost In Space

David Carbonara-Bunnys Bop

Jack-Bongo Burger-Jordu

Nathan Haines-Cocktails

Jerry Wiggins-Concerto For Love

Bobby Darin -I Can’t Believe

Sharps-Days Of Wine And Roses

Skip Heller -The Collector            

Stereophonic Space Sound Unlimited-Night Of The Jaguar

Ken Greaves-The Night We Called It A Day

Adam Smalle-Blues To Yous

Mancin [...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse - What Does It All Mean

May 24, 2018 00:55:17

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Asking the difficult questions this week as we get deep with the tough topics of life!

 

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Frank Sinatra -Nice And Easy

Dean Martin-There’s No Tomorrow

Elvis-It’s Now Or Never

Ann Margret-Call Me Darling

Allen Smith Quartet-Here To Stay

Buddy Greco -So Danca Samba

Paul Desmond-Easy Living

Cannonball Adderly-Autumn Leaves

Barney McCall -Mysteriss

James Morrison -I Fall In Love To Easily

Tiki Lounge Crew-Upscale Cocktail.

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse -I see Morons

May 21, 2018 00:58:58

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Yep, they are everywhere and I suspect they are growing….beware, not of drug addicts or the local thief…look out for Morons.

 

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Dyad-Do Not Utter A Word

Tony Bennett-There’s A Small World

Cocktail Inn-The Way You Look Tonight

Bobby Troup-Moonlight In Vermont

Three Suns-Sleepwalk

Diana Krall-I’ve Changed My Address

Cannonball Adderly-Autumn Leaves

Dexter Gordon-I Was Doing Alright

Martini Kings-Picnic

Jackie Gleason-From Russia With Love

James Spencer-Shaddowed Illusions

Cocktail Nation 488-Smile With The Martini Kings

May 20, 2018 00:59:04

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The Martini Kings are back for 2018 with a new album called Smile and Tony Marsico stops by for a chat and we willl unveil the new title song . Got some interesting stories in Lounge Life Magazine plus the  World of swank gig guide and the segment Dear Koop.

 

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Cherry Poppin Daddies-Mr Success

Big Six-20th Century Boy

Martini Kings-Smile

John Eric Booth-Girl Talk

Jetset Sweden-Kriminalbyrån Svit Part I

Hugo Montenegro-Goldfinger

Bobby Hackett-Limehouse Blues

Joey Altruda -All The Cats             

Kent Miller Quartet-Liberia

Ixtahuele-Mohidji Lullaby

Stacey Kent-The Face I Love

Neal Hefti-Cherry Point

Voodoo Organist-Bombay Beach Bondage Boogaloo

SG Sound-Palm Springs Twist 

Lounge Brigade-The Real Slim Shady

Royal Crown [...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse -Love and Back Aches

May 17, 2018 00:45:10

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Love has been compared to many things, but let’s see how a Chiropractor sees it! 

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Octobop-Beautiful Love

Bill Evans-My Funny Valentine

Miles Davis- When Lights Are Low

Cannonball Adderly-Autumn Leaves

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers-Come Rain Or Shine

Sean Smith Quartet- Minor Peace

Henry Mancini - Blue Mantilla

Black Olive Jazz- A Night In Tunisia

Julie London-Boy From Ipanema

James Spencer-Laura Hunt

Oscar Peterson- How About You

Jackie Gleason- Melancholy Serenade

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Nice View

May 15, 2018 01:01:31

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Let me tell you about the view from my window! It’s pretty nice! But don’t worry  I won’t go on about it, I’ll spin some cool lounge tracks for you!

 

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Jerry Costanzo-Penthouse Serenade

Stacy Kent-Changing Lights

James Morrison-This Is Real

Janet Seidel-A Man And A Woman

Sir Roland Hanna-In A Sentimental Mood

Howard Roberts-Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea

Jack Sheldon-Julie Is Her Name

Tony Bennett-Have You Met Miss Jones

Max Roach-Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Lee Morgan -These Are Soulful Days

Chet Baker-The Touch Of Your Lips

Oscar Peterson-Dreamsville

Cannonball Adderly-Goodbye

Cocktail Nation Evenings 487- Omni Hut

May 13, 2018 00:59:25

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On the show this week we talk to the Author of a new book about a little tiki place in Nashville called the Omni Hut, a letter from San Diego for our dear Koop segment …a look at the Lounge Life magazine and Tim swanky Glazner is back in the news with a new find.

 

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Tiki Lounge Crew-Cool A Go Go

Combustible Edison-Male Bonding

Tiki Delights-Swankology

Neal Hefti-Journey To The Four Winds

Martini Kings-Lost In Paradise

Tom Bruner-Born To Be Blue

Dave Pell Octet-Mikes Peak

Mancini-The Party             

Enoch Light-Miserlou

Nat King Cole-You Leave Me Breathless

Ricki Derek-I Wish You Love

Project Pimento-Black Magic Woman

Mundell Lowe-Pattern Of Evil 

Will Davis-Will Call

Naughty Ones-Voodoo Kiss

 

 

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Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Quit Your Job In Style

May 10, 2018 01:00:45

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There have been some great stories about people tossing in their job, Koop as a fantastic one for you tonight!

 

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Art Pepper-Walkin Out Blues

Herbie Harper-Chloe

Marty Paich-Look Around

Bill Holmann-Things We Did Last Summer

Conte Candoli-Diane

Kenyon Hopkins-Autumn In New York

Curtis Fuller-Undecided

Frank Rosalino-How Long Has This Been Going On

Richie Kumca-Rain Drain

Bob Gordon-Slow Mood

Dave Pell-Session At Pete’s Pad

Stan Levy -Lover Come Back To Me

Sonny Clark Trio- I Didn’t Know What Time It was

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Not Lonely

May 8, 2018 00:58:36

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Koop has some ideas as to how not to be lonely, we think they might catch on.

 

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Chet Baker-I Get Along Very Well Without You

Fred Farrell-Leaving

Tom Bruner-In A Sentimental Mood

EJ Decker-Why Can’t You Behave

Billy Jones-Montotony Of Hazards

Martini Kings-Nothin But Time

Dolores Gray -You Go To My Head

Frank Sinatra-That’s All

Mantovani-Beautiful Dreamer

Ori Dagan -Complexion

Nat King Cole-Impossible

Elaine Elias-Dreamer

Angelo Badalamenti-Freshly Squeezed

Cocktail Nation 486 -Soundscape

May 5, 2018 01:02:42

Description:

 

 

On the show this week we talk to the Author of a new book on Space Age Bachelor Pad Music..the book

is called Soundscape, We bring you the story of a once glamorous playboy club and an interesting

concept…would you have a picnic in a cemetery …turns out we really used to like a lot years ago.

 

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Joey Altruda-The Big Payoff

Lyn Stanley-Love Me Or Leave Me

Bob Thompson -MMM Nice

Quincy Jones- Peter Gunn Theme

Jetset Sweden - Man From THRUSH

Laura Ainsworth-An Occasional Man

Buddy Greco-I’m In Love

Mclenty Hunter-Autumn

Combustible Edison-Spy Vs Spy

Jimmy Psycho-Holiday In Cambodia

Mr Ho’s Orchestrotica-Sentimental Journey

Jack Costanzo-Taboo

Kenny Sasaki-Night Of Ghosts

Lee Presson-Coax Me A Little Bit

Julie London-S’Wonderful

Christopher De Groot-Voodoo Clues

Jackie Gleason-Lo [...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- A Canary

May 3, 2018 01:05:03

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Here is a little tale about a Canary, am I talking about jazz singers or birds?

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Fred Farell-Broken Wing

Tom Bruner-Heartstrings

Ej Decker- I Don’t Stand A Chance

Les Baxter-Earth Light

Combustible Edison-Male Bonding

Octobop- Lonesome Boulevard

Melody Gardot-Baby I’m a Fool

Joey Altruda-Cocktails With Joey

Kent Miller Quartet-My Little Suede Shoes

Steve Slagle-I Know That You Know

Jim Beuning-Praire Calling

David Baker-Soft Summer Rain

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse–On The Calendar

May 1, 2018 00:57:42

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I’ve got a funny story to tell you about a woman who was always late, yet made it onto a calender!

 

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Dean Martin-June In January

Frank Sinatra-As You Desire Me

Tony Bennett-Look For The Silver Lining

Jackie Gleason -Ruby

James Spencer-Tenderly

Network Music Ensemble-Lady At The Bar

Mancini-The Village Inn

Bobby Troup-The Feeling Of Jazz

Bill Evans I Hear A Rhapsody

Sarah McDonald-Don’t Be A Fool

Martin Denny -Laura

Miles Davis-All Blues

Tiki Delights-Swank

Roger Williams-Some Enchanted Evening

Cocktail Nation 485 -Spyvibe- Peter Gunn

Apr 28, 2018 01:04:06

Description:

 

 

Joining me this week Jason Whiton from Spyvibe.com to talk about Peter Gunn, some new releases coming our way and I answer a vital question about lounge lifestyle plus our look at the world of swank gig guide.

 

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Nana Simopoulous-Merely To Know

Narco Lounge Combo-Taboo

Quincy Jones -Peter Gunn Theme

Lola Albright-Brief And Breezy

Combustible Edison -Vertigogo

Dean Martin-Two Loves Have I

Wes Montgomery-Stranger In Paradise

Buddy Greco-Wild Is Love

Bill Irwin-Seduction

Tiki Lounge Crew-Bongo Delic

Beegie Adair-S’Wonderful

Don Ralke -Black Panther

Seth Macfarlane-Have You Met Miss Jones

Martini Kings -Triste

Cal Trader-Cool

Mark Copeland-I Love Paris

Jetset Sweden-Star Trek

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Soundscape-Orchestral Bliss

Apr 26, 2018 00:59:06

Description:

 

All the sounds this week are taken from the book by James Spencer called Soundscape the Space Age Bachelor Pad Companion

 

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Jackie Gleason and His Orchestra-Lady of the Evening

Russ Garcia and His Orchestra-Sophisticated Lady

Les Baxter and His Orchestra-Our Kind of Love

Ray Anthony and His Orchestra-Everything I Have is Yours

Henry Mancini-Love Theme for Laura

Horst Jankowski Orchestra-What the World Needs Now

101 Strings with Bebe Bardon-Je t’aime

Stanley Black and His Orchestra-You Leave Me Breathless

Frank Comstock and His Orchestra-Deep Night

Stan Kenton and His Orchestra-Shadow Waltz

Melanchrino Strings-If Ever I Would Leave You

Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra-Sea of Dreams

The Nervous Beat -Dream Beat

John Mandel and His Orchestra -Bel Air

Martin Denny-A Taste Of Honey

Eden Ahbez-Eden’s Cove

[...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Signs On People

Apr 24, 2018 01:01:26

Description:

 

Sometimes people put signs on themselves that scream to the world exactly who they are, coming up one of them!

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Dave Pell Octet- My Heart Belongs To Daddy

Mantovani-Tenderly

Jackie Gleason-The Man That Got Away

Stan Whitmire-Somewhere In Time

Frank Siantra-We’ll Gather Lilacs

Miles Davis-All Blue

Nat King Cole-What Is There To Say

Nels Cline-Beautiful Love

Stan Levy Quintet-Lover Come Back To Me

Tubby Hayes- Lady E

Stan Getz -Summertime

Wendy Pederson and Jim Gasior-It Ain’t Necessarily So

Kathy Barr-Squeeze Me

Cocktail Nation Twilight-Classic Comedy Of Pat Cooper

Apr 22, 2018 00:58:50

Description:

 

Time for another laugh again with our monthly classic comedy segment back on the show. This week the comedy of Pat Cooper on the radio.  And what do you think about reincarnation, a story that might surprise you.

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Tiki Delights - Swank 

Nutty - Purple Panther

Jackie Gleason - My Devotion 

Gene Rains - Strange Cargo 

Beige Adair - Let’s Fall In Love

 # Book update 

Barbara Levy Daniels - It’s The Talk Of The Town 

James Morrison - Nice and Easy 

Paul Desmond - Lady In Cement

Virginia Schenck - Midnight

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Bugs On A Window

Apr 19, 2018 00:58:30

Description:

 

Have you ever noticed that whilst driving at night the very first bug to hit your clean windshield will land directly in front of your eyes

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Miles Davis -Moonbeams

Sinatra-Anyone Till You

James Last Band -Laras Theme

Tiki Lounge Crew -C Breeze

Tony Bennett-Love Look Away

Stan Kenton-Sophisticated Lady

Stan Getz-It Never Entered My Mind

Mel Torme-I know Your Heart

Gene Howard-He’s Funny That Way

Beegie Adair-Days Of Wine and Roses

Nana Simopoulous-Merely To Know

EJ Decker-Merely To Know

Billy Jones-Gone Now

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Love

Apr 17, 2018 00:56:25

Description:

 

A show this week about love, because quite frankly we need more of it in the world.

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Frank Bennett-Love Carefully

Lyn Stanley -The Man I love

Jane Russell -Take Love Easy

Jackie Gleason -Without Love

Nina Simone-The Look Of Love

Bill Pursell -Our Winter Love

Gene Howard-Lover Man

Rene Rafferty-Let There Be Love

Thelonius Monk-Sweet And lovely

Daniela Schachter Like Someone In Love

Ethel Ennis- The Things I Love

Cocktail Nation 484 The Most Dangerous Game

Apr 15, 2018 01:01:25

Description:

 

 

Kramer is back in the Penthouse with some movie suggestions for your Saturday night classic movie festivities. Exciting news of some new releases

 

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Jimmy Psycho—Holiday In Cambodia

Narco Lounge Combo-My Night With Sinatra

Miles Davis -Moon Dreams

Billy Jones-The Call

Les Baxter-The Other Side Of The Moon

The Sharps- Caravan

Joey Altruda-The Knock Around

Jetset Sweden-The Man From Thrush

Lea Delaria-Cool

Jerry Costanzo-Penthouse Serenade

Waitiki-China Fan

Skip Heller-Watch Us Burn

Kava Kon-Pacifica 66

Hans Karl-Blue Scooter

Johnny Mandel-Letter Writing Sequence

 

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Odd Jobs

Apr 12, 2018 01:02:14

Description:

 

Be careful when you hire people for odd jobs around the Penthouse…it could go wrong!

 

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Frank Sinatra and Strings -As You Desire

Mantovani-Love Is a Many Splendid Thing

Les Baxter-Amazon Falls

Liberace-Clair De Lune

Mark Copeland -Your Nobody Till Somebody Loves You

James Spencer-The Start Of Our Affair

Miles Davis-All Blues

Art Pepper-Star Eyes

Jackie Gleason-If He Walked Into My Life

Mike Bardash Suite-And Then What

Joey Altruda -Cocktails With Joey

Johnny Costa-I’m Old Fashioned

Marry Paich- Lazy Afternoon

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Romantic Dates Vinyl Edition

Apr 10, 2018 00:55:27

Description:

 

I was going through some of my vinyl collection and noticed a lot had a couple on a romantic date, perhaps in a restaurant or maybe at an exotic location so I thought I should spins some on the turntable tonight!

 

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Strings Unlimited-Melody Of Love 

Douglas Gamely and Piccadilly Strings -What Makes A Sunset

Franck Pourcel- Anema E Core

Midnight Combo-Cocktail Influence

Joe Taverna-In chabree Seppre

Victor Silvester And His Silver Strings -A Pretty Girls Is Like a Melody 

101 Strings-Small World

Ken Griffin-Moonbeams

Vic Damone-The Touch Of Your Lips

Bert Kaempfert -Tudo Isto E Fado

Paul Weston September In the Rain

Roni Perez-Brazil

Percy Faith -For Once In My Life

Bert Kaempfert-Sweet Dreams

Percy Faith-Our Day Will Come

Richard Maltby-Hello Young Lovers

Frankie Carle -How Deep Is The Ocean

James La [...]

Cocktail Nation 483 John Eric Booth

Apr 7, 2018 01:02:42

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I’ve got a new artist to introduce to you this week, a man by the name of John Eric Booth, the passings of two greats, one of the vintage scene and a famous musician. We find some great events for you to attend in our World Of Swank Gig Guide and read out some emails via Dear Koop.

 

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Joey Altruda -Electro Vox Rhumba

Daniel Pemberton-Mission Rome

John Eric Booth-Girl Talk

Dave Pell Octet-You

Buddy Greco-You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me

Jimmy Psycho -One Step Beyond 

Out Of Abingdon-Two Buttons

Piero Piccioni-Keep Running

Audrey Morris -April Fool

Hans Karl-The Golden Frame

Christopher De Groot-Jungle Assassin

Tony Bennett-With Plenty Of Money and You

Mancini-Alright Okay You Win

Sammy Davis Jr Too Close For Comfort

Ixtahuele-Temple Of The Snake God

Chet [...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse- Windy

Apr 5, 2018 01:00:30

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It’s been rather windy here in the Penthouse, balcony furniture has been blown about and quiffs have been messed up. Thankfully James Spencer has come to the rescue with a list of songs to calm the winds!

 

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Singers Unimited-Air

Les Baxter-The Breeze and I

June Hutton-Gone With the Wind  

Sergio Mendes and Brasil 66-Slow Hot Wind”

Floyd Cramer-Windy 

Jackie Gleason-High On A Windy Hill 

Jonah Jones-Soft Summer Breeze

Billy Ecksteine-Cool Breeze”

Dorothy Ashby-Wild is the Wind 

Lola Albright-Brief and Breezy

Neil Hefti-Journey to the 4 Winds

Les Baxter-Winds of Sirius

Martini Kings- Winds of Walkaloa

Tiki Lounge Crew-C Breeze

Paul Weston-Breezin’ Along with the Breeze

Frank Sinatra-The Summer Wind

Mancini-Windmills Of Your Mind

Vince Guaraldi T [...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Healthy Life

Apr 3, 2018 00:59:05

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Here at the Cocktail Nation HQ we want all Lounge Lotharios to be around for as long as possible so tonight we are stressing good times and good health, after all to be a real lounge lothario one must also be good looking and alive!

 

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Tony Bennett-I Wanna Be Around

Carmen McRae- You Took Advantage Of Me

Dinah Washington- Teach Me Tonight

Stan Kenton -Sophisticated Lady

Frank Sinatra -She’s Funny That Way

Ellis Larkins-Blue And Sentimental

Gene Howard-Bewitched

Tommy Flanagan-Velvet Moon

Kathy Barr-Just Squeeze Me

Les Baxter-My Love And The Sea

Chet Baker-You better Go now

James Spencer- Last Summer

Richard Lennox-Stormy Weather

Dave Pell Octet- Solitude

Mantovani-A Very Precious Love

Bobby Troop-Girl Talk

Cocktail Nation 482 Spyvibe Danger Diabolik

Mar 31, 2018 01:05:27

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The man with the Spy intel is back with us this week. Jason Whiton from Spyvibe.com and this weeks movie he has for us is the 1968 film Danger Diabolik.  And back again it’s the World of Swank Gig guide and Dear Koop having a look at vintage vs re reproduction furniture.

 

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Nutty-Purple Panther

Tiki Lounge Crew Hipster Lair

Ennio Morricone -Underwater Wah Wah

Bobby Hackett-Oh Boy

Joey Altruda-Rileys Theme

Nathaniel-Sweetheart

Stan Kenton -A Lot Of Livin To Do

Kent Miller -Dexterity

Mancini-Playboys Theme

Laura Ainsworth-Last Train To Mercerville

Frank Bennett-Creep

Rachel Caswell-De Dah

Royal Crown Review-Swingin All Day

Robert Delgado- Hawaii Five O

 

 

 

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Midnight Rendezvous At The Bachelor Pad

Mar 29, 2018 01:01:41

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A Romantic Rendezvous in the Penthouse! Who wouldn’t want that, especially with the playlist tonight!

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Jackie Gleason -Melancholy Serenade  

 Ray Anthony-Everything I Have is Yours 

Stanley Black-You Leave Me Breathless

Hollywood Playboy Orchestra-Music For Playboys To Play By

Stan Kenton-Sophisticated Lady

Melanchrino Strings-Stardust 

Henri Rene-I’ll See You In My Dreams

Nelson Riddle-You’re Mine You 

Artie Shaw-A Room With A View 

Claude Thornhill-Sleepy Serenade

Howard Roberts-Girl Talk 

Richard Marino-Fever 

 Paul Weston-You’re Nearer

Franck  Pourcel-Les Bras

 Les Baxter-My Love and the Sea

Piero Piccioni-The Rendezvous

Ann Margaret-Bachelor In Paradise

Emile Pandolfi-An Affair To Remember 

Bill Irwin-Seduction

Tony Bennett-Lover

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Romantic Love Affair

Mar 27, 2018 00:59:28

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A wise man once said that a quick and passionate love affair is better than no love affair, I think there is something in that for all of us!

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Dave Pell Octet -I’ve Got A Crush On You

Dolores Gray-Don’t Blame Me

Combustible Edison-Male Bonding

Frank D’Rone-Look At Me Now

Frank Sinatra-Misty

Stan Getz-It Never Entered My Mind

George Shearing -Can’t We Be Friends

Della Reese-While We Were Young

Bert Kaempfert- Strangers In The Night

Nicholas Mason-Fuschia

Norma Winston Trio-Theme From Taxi Driver

Richard Lennox-Night And Day

Jackie Gleason-A Man And A Woman

Miles Davis-Flamenco Sketches

Bill Evans-Third Moon

 

Cocktail Nation 481 A Foggy Day

Mar 25, 2018 01:05:26

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A brand new artist this week, a man called  Richard Lennox stops by to talk about his new album called a Foggy Day, we take a look at  a never before JFK speech has been brought to life  and how about a tour of 1966 Gotham city, i’ll let you know how 

 

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Tiki Torches-Kava Kons Palace Of The Tiger

Gregg Arthur-More And More

Richard Lennox-Bewitched

Ernestine Anderson-It Don’t Mean A Thing

Seth Macfarlane-I’m Glad There Is You

Octobop-I’ll Take Romance

Joey Altruda-The Knockaround

Alien Fashion Show-Rocket 95

Mary Stallings-I Love Being Here With You

Robert Drasnin-Siren Song

Brett Laidler-Meet Me At The Havana Hilton

Bobby Darin-Look At Me

Tiki Lounge Crew-Bikini Bambini

Frank Sinatra-I’m Gonna Live Till I Die

Hugo Montenegro-Goldfinger

Jetset Sweden- A Shot In The Dark

Acca Daquiries-W [...]

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Weird Cat

Mar 22, 2018 01:02:02

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Some people just don’t get me, but that’s ok cos I dig me.

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James Morrison-You’re Nobody Till Somebody Loves You

Richard Lennox-It Had To Be You

Jackie Gleason-Au Reviour

Nicholas Masson-Travellers

Shinya Fukumori-Into The Light

Nels Cline-As Close As That

Norma Winstone-Malena

Andy Shepard-All Becomes Again 

Miles Davis-All Blues

Bill Evans-Glorias Step

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Good Heart

Mar 20, 2018 01:01:08

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They say heart health is vitally important for good health. Whilst I am not a doctor, even though I 

played one on TV I would tend to concur. That said I do think good music and a lounging lifestyle 

would  help !

 

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Mel Torme-I Know Your Heart

Frank Sinatra-You Go To My Head

June Christy-They Can’t Take That Away From Me

Claude Thornhill- Sleepy Serenade

Beegie Adair-Autummn In New York

Gene Howard-The Man I love

James Spencer-The Scartlet Hour

Sue Evans-Did You Mean It

Jackie Gleason-It’s A Blue World

Jeri Southern-Speak Low

James Morrison_I Hadn’t Thought About You

Richard Lennox-Night And Day

Anita O’Day Blue Champagne

Bill Evans-My Romance

Chet Baker-Just Friends

Bobby Troup-Tenderly

 

Cocktail Nation- 480 Roman Holiday

Mar 17, 2018 00:58:48

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Talking movies with my neighbour and good friend Kramer who takes us on a Roman Holiday, I’ve got a request from some star cross lovers this week non my segment dear Koop plus a look at the world of Swank gig guide

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Jet Set Sweden-Sicillian Clan

Ricki Derek-Night And Day

Joey Altruda-Prado Party

Mancini-Lightly

James Morrison-Tenderly

Bobby Darin-Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea

Tiki Delights -Swankology

Nutty-The Reaper

Martini Kings-Enchanted Lovers

David Carbonara-The New Girl

Dom Halpin-Mambo

Frank D’Rone-It’s You Or No One

The Sharps-Caravan

Spy Fi-Perry Mason

James Spencer-Bittersweet

 

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At the Penthouse: The Social Fixer

Mar 15, 2018 01:00:09

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Do you find certain aspects of scoiety particularly distasteful, maybe a bit annoying, well Koop has

some suggestions as to how to remove these distractions!

 

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Tiki Delights-Simply, Be Mine

Rachel Caswell -Aguea De Beber

Mancini-Dream A Little Dream Of Me

Barbara Levy Daniels- But Beautiful

Jeff Denson Quartet-A Thought That Lingers

Combustible Edison-Cry Me A River

Diana Krall-The Look Of Love

Beegie Adair-Mona Lisa

Adam Smalle-She Knows Me

Mike Bardash-Late In The Game

Janice Borla Group -Midnight Voyage

Jackie Gleason-Lawrence Of Arabia

Ake Johandson- Like Someone In Love

Cocktail Nation Evenings At the Penthouse: The Cocktail Piano Companion Special part 2

Mar 13, 2018 01:01:52

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All the songs and artists are from the book by James Spencer called the Cocktail Piano Companion

click here to grab the book

 

Stan Whitmire-Somewhere in Time 

Beegie Adair Trio-Autumn in New York

James Spencer-Bittersweet 

George Shearing-Moonlight Becomes You 

Carmen Cavallaro-Another Time Another Place 

Joe Bushkin-Laura

 Ellis Larkins-Blue and Sentimental 

Newell Oler-Georgia on My Mind 

Emile Pandolfi-Theme from Ice Castle 

John Arpin-What I Did For Love 

Roger Williams-Rainy Days  and Mondays 

Don Shirley-Alfie 

Floyd Cramer-I Say A Little Prayer 

Rene Armand-By The Time I Get To Phoenix 

Claude Thornhill-Sleepy Serenade 

Bill Evans-Blue In Green

Liberarce-Gigi

 

 

 

Cocktail Nation 479-A Cocktail With Joey Altruda

Mar 11, 2018 01:01:47

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This week a legend of lounge Joey Altruda joins me to talk about his iconic album Cocktails With Joey and to talk about the new album Booze babes and Bongos

 

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Codename Carter -Time Bomb

Barry Gray-UFO

Joey Altruda-Hey Smigly

Metropole Orchestra-Time On My Hands

Bobby Troop-That Old Black Magic

Mel Henke -Shock Treatment

Laura Ainsworth-Long Ago And Far Away And You Stepped Out Of A Dream

Wil Davis Trio-Everybody’s Cha Cha

Tiki Lounge Crew-Mambo Loco

Don Ralke -Love Is Here To Stay

Mary Stallings-I Love Being Here With You

Naughty Ones-Boulevard Of Broken Dreams

Nutty -Same Old Song and Scat

Bruno Nicolai-Mission Danger Patrol Pursuit

Four Piece Suit-Shooting The Breeze

Piero Piccioni-The Chase

 

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Fooling Around

Mar 8, 2018 01:01:02

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It’s had lots of names through out the years, but that the end of the day it’s all about the birds and the bees and the flowers and the trees and the moon up above….ok you get the idea about what I am talking about!

 

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Lyn Stanley Makin Whoopee

Bob Ferrell-Poetry

Julie London-Somebody Loves Me

Jack webb and Bobby Troup

Bill Evans-Franzy Pants

Mancini-Ebb Tide

Miles Davis- The Fall

Will Davis Trio-Moon Child

Mary Stallings-All Night Long

George Shearing-How Insensitive

Red Garland-Please Send Me Someone To Love

Brent Laidler-No Matter What Noir

Conte Candoli- No Moon At All

Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A New Book On The Bedside Table

Mar 6, 2018 01:01:11

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It’s important to always have a book on the nightstand, to get away from the screen!

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Art Van Damme-Stella By Starlight

Miles Davis-Freddie The Freeloader

Frank Sinatra -If I Had You

June Christy - I Should Care

Jacques Loussier Trio-Satie: Gymnopedie #1-Variation 3

Gordon Langford-Pretty Girl By Moonlight

Octobop Playboys Theme

Bobby Hackett-Cocktail For Two

Joey Altruda-Cocktails With Joey

Gene Howard-The Boy Next Door

James Spencer-It’s a Blue World

Nat King Cole with George Shearing-Fly Me To The Moon

Emile Pandolfi -An Affair To Remember 

Rodger Williams-Autumn Leaves

Stan Getz-In Times Like These

Jerome Kern- Pick Yourself up

Cocktail Nation 478-Spyvibe-UFO

Mar 4, 2018 01:02:21

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Back this week it’s Jason Whiton from Spyvibe.com talking all thing sixties spies and this week UFO’s are involved

Coming up a look at the Lounge Life Magazine, World of Swank gig guide plus the best lounge from across the globe.

 

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Nutty -She Said -She Shed

Sally Street-When In Rome

Barry Gray-UFO

SG Sound-A Latin Affair

Don Ralke-Voodoo Priestess

Big Kahuna and the Copa Cat Pack- I Dream Of Jeanie

Quincy Jones- Soul Bossa Nova

James Morrison-The Master Plan

Elmer Bernstein-Jazz At Waldos

Roland Remington -Martinique

Robert Hicks-Bongo Fever

Tikiyaki Orchestra-Taboo

Tubby Hayes-Love Walked In

Monica Mancini-The Weekend Of A Private Secretary 

Nick Perito-Miserlou

Metropole Orchestra - Oss117 Theme

Warren Wolf-Frankie And Johnny