Sunday, September 28, 2008

Cocktail Nation show 43-Fire and Theft at the Penthouse

Don't worry, there's no major structural damage to the penthouse, just a few crazy fez wearing cats from Melbourne called Fire and Theft who swing by to tell Kooper about their latest CD.Also on the show we take a look at a new book on Sammy Davis Jr, some swank parties to attend and a whole lot of cool music on the show that is hosted by an intellectual...Koop Kooper, who recently picked up his Bachelor of Lounge from college.....he majored in International Jetset Relations.

Frank Bennett-You're Just too Hip Baby
Indigo Swing-My Baby comes round at 8
Fire and Theft-Tainted Dream
Esquivel—Begin the Beguine
Combustible Edison Blue Light
Lea Delaria-Call Me
Frank Sinatra-Mr Success
Vic Flick-From Russia With Love
Tikiaki orchestra-shakahulabossnova
Jack Bongo Burger-Mambo Burger
Jet Set Six-Perpetual Bachelor
Peggy Lee-Black Coffee
Hugo Montenegro and his orch-man from thrush
Jack Jones-Wives and Lovers
Mancini-Peter Gunn

Sunday, September 21, 2008

Cocktail Nation show 42-Jack Newcastle...the Cad exposed

Tonight on show Koop Kooper speaks to the editor of the CAD, Jack Newcastle plus some incredible events to check out including my first show here in Sydney featuring Jimmy Vargas and his Quintet and Danny and the Cosmic Tremors on September 26 at the Good Bar in Sydney plus we’ll hear the story of the voice over king the called Thunder Voice.

Combustible Edison-Satan Says
Elliot Fisher-Dr No’s Fantasy
Frank Sinatra- Mrs Robsinson
Stanley Black –Mr Wonderful
Martini Kings –Las Neudas
Sg Sound – A Latin Affair
Richard Hayman-Caminito
Waitiki-The Magic Islands
Blue Hawaiians- A Cheat
Frank Pourcel-Come Sinfonia
Spy Fi-Burn
Bobby Darin-Fly me to the moon
Antonio Carlos Jobim-Captain Baccardi
Dinah Washington-Mad about the boy
Lushy-Pali Highway

Sunday, September 14, 2008

Cocktail Nation show 41-World Espionage Bureau

Thanks to the Koop Kooper speaks to an author who is reigniting the Spy paperback genre, speaking of spys there is music from Vic Flicks new cd, we take a look at the latest bond flick… some incredible events to check out including my first show here in Sydney featuring Jimmy Vargas and the Black Dahlias and Danny and the Cosmic Tremors on September 26 at the Good Bar in Sydney.

Quincy Jones-Soul Bossa Nova
Combustible Edison-Summer Samba
Antonio Carlos Jobim-Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars
Sergio Mendez & Brasil 66 - O Pato
Yma Sumac-Gopher Mambo
Waitiki-China Clipper
Henri Rene - Mangos
Vic Flick-GoldfingerPink Martini-Veronique
Mancini-Windmills of your mind
Clouseaux-Reum with a view
Bill Perkins-Samba De Orfeu
Les Elgert and his Orchestra-Frenesi Twist
Cantaloupe Island-Pucho and the Latin Soul Brothers

Saturday, September 6, 2008

Cocktail Nation show 40-Risky Lunar Love

Thanks to the Koop Kooper has found the ultimate that has all the aspects a good play should have, aliens, tiki and lounge ! Plus some rare footage of Marilyn Monroe is set to be auctioned in Melbourne to the world so Kooper has tracked down the auction house to find out how much it's worth and where did it come from. We'll take a look at the world of swank, plus the Jetsetting Kooper has some more cool albums to play for you that he picked up at the Fifties Fair.

Martini Kings-Tequila
Cocktail Preachers-Spy fi
Moonrays-Swingin at the seance
Robert Drasnin-Warm Night Wind
Lenny Dee - Our Love is here to Stay
Lushy- Pupu Platter
Paul Weston-Tenderly
Royal Crown Revue—Won't you ride with me
Richard Hayman - Yours
Frank Sinatra - Sunday
Stolen Idols-Orinoco
Xavier Cugat - Say Si Si
Tony Bennett - How Insensitive Mambo Zombies-Miniskirt
Wayne King and orch -. An Affair to Remember