Thursday, February 28, 2008

Cocktail Nation 13

This week on the Cocktail Nation Kooper has a review of a fabulous book on Hawaian Shirts, chats to The Senator from Woody and the Senators, reveals the winner of last weeks competition and has some great classic and Neo Lounge music so make sure you join him up high in the penthouse for another edition of the swinginist podcast on the planet, The Cocktail Nation.

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PINK MARTINI- LETS NEVER STOP FALLING IN LOVE
WOODY AND THE SENATOR-COCKTAIL TIME
TERRY SNYDER-DEARLY BELOVED
DICKY DO AND THE DON’TS –VIVE LA MOUR
MARTIN DENNY-STONE GOD
CHERRY CAPRI-ONE MINT JULIP
OCTOBOP-SHORT STOP
MANCINI-LOVE STORY
ESQUIVAL-APRIL IN PORTUGAL
MARTINI KINGS-ENCHANTED LOVERS
NAUGHTY ONES-AZURE TE
RALPH FLANAGHAN-WHAT IS THIS THING CALLED LOVE
JACK COSTANZO-THE INCH WORM
THE NEW CLASSIC SINGERS-CALL ME

Thursday, February 21, 2008

Cocktail Nation (show12)

Two luxury liners have sailed into Sydney Harbour and Koop Kooper will take you on a journey of luxury onboard Queen Victoria whilst spinning some exotic sounds from the penthouse Hi Fi. This week he brings you “Sinatra Stories” from those who knew him well.
There’s a book review on Atomic living, a weird website and your chance to win a Martin Denny CD by taking Koopers pop quiz!

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THE SG SOUND-SLIDE IT IN
FRANK SINATRA-HAVE YOU MET MISS JONES
ESQUIVAL-CHANT TO THE NIGHT
CHERRY CAPRI-MY WHISKY SOUR
PEREZ PRADO-ONE FOR MY BABY
COMBUSTIBLE EDISON-TICKLED TO DEATH
JIMMY VARGAS-DAHLIAS WEB
BETTY CARTER-THE GOOD LIFE
BOBBY DARIN-ALONE AGAIN
FRANK BENNET-EVERYONE’S A WINNER
BRIAN SETZER-FROM HERE TO ETERNITY
XAVIER CUGAT-BEGIN THE BEGUINE
HENRY MANCINI-EVERYBODY BLOW

Friday, February 15, 2008

Cocktail Nation Show 11

Koop Kooper has been out and about in the 65 mopar raiding all the second hand stores across Sydney for some fabulous records for your hi fi and he scored big time.
He has a good read to keep on you kidney shaped coffee table and Beach bum Berry talks about the great tiki bar history. A great movie about Edith Piaf and a look at the goings on in the world of swank!

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MARTIN DENNY- ORO GOD OF VENGANCE
MOONRAYS-CREATURE FEATURES
FRANK SINATRA-DON’T BE THAT WAY
SMOKIN MEHUNES-SOPHISTICATED HULA
MEL TORME-ALL THAT JAZZ
PINK MARTINI-TEMP PERDIDO
MUTANT MOSQUITOES FROM NEW JERSY- BIG SWING FACE
SARAH VAUGHAN-MISTY
WAYNE NEWTON-SHANGRI-LA
JOEY ALTRUDA- MAMBO BARDOT
CLOUSEUX-JACK THE RIPPER
JULIE LONDON-TAKE BACK YOUR MINK
EARLE HAGAN – I SPY
SAMMY DAVIS JR-A LOTTA LIVIN TO DO

Friday, February 8, 2008

COCKTAIL NATION 10

KOOP KOOPER HAS JUST WOUND UP A PARTY WITH HIS C GRADE CELEBRITY FRIENDS AND HAS SOME OF THE SONGS FROM HIS SHIN-DIG LINED UP FOR YOU.
THIS WEEK ON THE SHOW HE TALKS TO MELBOURNE TIKI BAR OWNER DAVID BACKLER ABOUT HIS FABULOUS LITTLE BAR, KOOPER DIGS UP A COOL BOOK ON LOUIS PRIMA, HAS A LOOK AT THE SWANK GOINGS ON AROUND THE GLOBE AND HE’S FOUND A WEBSITE DEDICATED TO THE GREAT RCA ARTISTS SO JOIN THE MAN WHO PROUDLY DISPLAYS HIS BACHELOR OF LOUNGE CERTIFICATE IN HIS OFFICE, THE LOUNGE LOTHARIO CALLED KOOP KOOPER.

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FRANK SINATRA –MR SUCCESS
COMBUSTIBLE EDISON-THE CORNER TABLE
LOUIS PRIMA-I’VE GOT YOU UNDER MY SKIN
METROLITES-TODAY WE KILL TOMORROW WE SPY
TERRY SNYDER/EARL PALMER- BINGA BONGA NONGO PERCOLATOR
ROBERT DRASIN-KAHLULA MIST
PLAYBOYS THEME-JOEY ALTRUDA
DEAN MARTIN- SWAY
JAMESBOND SEXTET-JAMES BOND THEME
WAITIKI-RENDEZVOUS IN OKONKULUKU
MARTINI KINGS-BECAUSE OF YOU
MANCINI-A SHOT IN THE DARK
CHARLIE PARKER & STRINGS-APRIL IN PARIS
SAMMY DAVIS JR-TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT

Saturday, February 2, 2008

Cocktail Nation show 9

KOOP KOOPER IS FRESH FROM HIS TRIP ON THE YACHT OVER THE HOLIDAYS AND HE IS RARIN TO GO FOR 2008 WITH SOME GREAT TRACKS FROM COMBUSTIBLE EDISON, ROBERT DRASIN,OCTOBOP AND CHERI CAPRI.
THERE’S A WONDERFUL INTERVIEW WITH THE LATE GREAT JEANNE CARMEN PLUS A BOOK REVIEW ON A PUBLICATION ABOUT CIGARS, SOME EMAILS FROM LISTENERS AND A LOOK AT THE WORLD OF SWANK SO COME JOIN HIM IN A TRIP INTO COOLVILLE!
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COCKTAIL NATION PLAYLIST



CREAMY COCKTAILS-CHERRI CAPRI

MILLIONARES HOLIDAY-COMBUSTIBLE EDISON

SWINGINON THE MOON -MEL TORME

WALKIN SHOES-OCTOBOP

ARE YOU HAVIN ANY FUN- TONY BENNETT COUNT BASIE

MAI TAIS ON THE MOON-TIKIAKI ORCHESTRA

THE LIZARD- STEREO SPACE SOUND UNLIMITED

SIREN SONG-ROBERT DRASNIN

ROCKHOUSE-ERNIE FREEMAN

FLOWERS AND MONSTERS-TIKI KING AND THE IDOL PLEASURES

BACK IN BLACK-THE PURLPE PIT

MUCCHA MUCHACHO-ESQUIVAL

THE SHADOW OF YOUR SMILE-ASTRUD GILBERTO

THAT’S ALL-SARAH VAUGHAN