Sunday, December 21, 2008

Cocktail Nation -A Very Tiki Christmas

Thanks to the Koop Kooper for our final show of 2008, we will return to the air January 10 with a brand new show...but don't worry ,we will continue to run some of the first shows that you might have missed!
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 recipe 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 present that might be perfect.

Patsy Raye and the Beatnicks-Beatnicks 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

Sunday, December 14, 2008

Cocktail Nation 54-Les Baxter Goes To College

Tonight we talk to the curator of a special LES BAXTER collection at the university of Arizona, sad news on Betty Page...some more Monroe memorobillia is for sale and some very cool places to hang out tonight from a cool neo crooner new to the scene and a whole ball o wax to dig!
Quincy Jones-Soul Bossa Nova
Octobop-Blue Mist
Les Baxter-Atlantis
Jack Costanzo—Street Scene
Nelson Riddle Orchestra-Am I Blue
Roni Perez - Bossa Bambino
Chris Connor—Skyscraper Blues
Mark Copeland-You'd be so nice to come home to
Billy May—So Nice
Robert Drasden-Kahlula mist
Royal Crown Revue-Salt Peanuts
Bobby Hackett—Mood Indigo
Waitiki—Flower Humming
Sergio Mendes-One note Samba
Martini Kings-The Last Aloha

Saturday, December 6, 2008

Cocktail Nation 53

Thanks to the Koop Kooper broadcasting from the penthouse for the first week of summer here in Australia and tonight we take a look at a new book about Hugh Hefner, a pulp festival for next year, a look at the world of swank plus the best neo and classic lounge

Martini Kings-Missing the Maui Moon

Joey Altruda-Playsboys Theme

Jonah Jones-Morten Swing

Astrud Gilberto-Bim Bom

Tino Contreras-Brazil

Hugo Winterhalter and his orchestra - Goldfinger

Arthur Lyman-Busy Port

Kava Kon-Zombie

Charlie Shavers Quartet - Green Eyes

Lyrio Panically and His Orchestra - What Happens Next

Da Howlies-Honolulu Heat Stroke

Wayne Newton - What Kind of Fool am I

Royal Crown Revue-Port Au Prince

Frank Pourcel and his orchestra - Chitarra Romana

Brian Setzer orchestra -Harlem Noturne