Sunday, May 24, 2009

Cocktail Nation 75-Kooper wraps himself in a Tiki Towel

Thanks to it's Koop Kooper back in the penthouse this week as we delve into the world of swank with our proud sponsor Brad Parker from Tiki Shark who has sent me some advance product to check out plus he has a great giveaway for you so standby for your chance to win , word on a new Sinatra movie to come out which has the Koopmeister very excited hepped to a really copasetic website on tiki mugs plus a whole bunch of news and gigs to check out across the globe.

Hugo Montenegro-Come Spy With Me

Waitiki-Sweet Pilake Serenade

Interview- Brad Parker.

Tommy Garrett - 50 guitars visit hawaii - Moon of Manakoora

Frank Sinatra-It Had To Be You

Anita O'Day-Waiter, Make Mine Blues

Robert Drasnin-Sambalerro

Jimmy Vargas-Boulevard Of Broken Dreams

Kava Kon-Zombie

Arthur Lyman-Pele

Martini Kings-Return To Moorea

Spy Fi-Zambezi

Dave Bruebeck-Autumn In Washington Square

Atomic Martini's-Hot Toddy

Billy May-Cocktails For Two

Diana Krall-You're My Thrill

Astrud Gilberto-The Face I Love

Sunday, May 17, 2009

Cocktail Nation 74-Kava Kon

Thanks to the Tiki Shark Koop Kooper broadcasting to the world from the 1961 Holiday house on the South Coast of NSW tonight doing the show poolside as we spin some of the very best classic and neo lounge and exotica...catching up with Kava Kon to talk about there new album Tiki for the Atomic age, we've got a look at the world of swank for you, plus a cool DVD which has been released by Tiki Farm .

The SG Sound-1st Contact

Chaino-Don't Do It To Me

Interview- Kava Kon

Kava Kon-The Exotic Traveller

Astrud Gilberto-Meditation

Walter Wanderley-Que Sabe Voce De Mim

Atomic Martini's-Hot BBQ

Tiki Cowboys-Feel So Good

Clouseaux-Dance Of The Crustaceans

Martin Denny-Congo Train

Sally Street-Since I Fell For You

Mark Copeland-You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To

Sammy Davis JR-My Funny Valentine

Les Baxter-The Other Side Of The Moon

Dave Bruebeck-That Old Black Magic

Sunday, May 10, 2009

Cocktail Nation 73-Kooper discovers a Tiki Oasis

Thanks to the Brad Parker and the gang at Tiki Shark it's Koop Kooper with the Cocktail Nation and a huge show this week with lots of new music to check out..the latest re release of Les Baxters Space Escapade,the Chaino re release...Otto Von Stroheim swings by to let us know about Tiki Oasis 2009...some great gigs to check out as we kick back and dig with the 1962 Kriesler stereo.

Tikiyaki Orchestra-Exotique

Frank Sinatra-That's Life

Otto Von Stroheim interview

Martini Kings—Lady Is A Tramp

Astrud Gilberto-Goodbye Sadness

Dave Bruebeck-Perdido

Chaino-Bongos Whistling

Waitiki-Voodoo Love

Les Baxter-The City

Kava Kon- Behind the Sun


Sammy Davis Jr-Where or When

Jimmy Vargas-Love is a Racket

Julie London-Fly Me To The Moon

Atomic Martini's-Call Me

John Barry 7- From Russia With Love

Saturday, May 2, 2009

Cocktail Nation72-Kooper sips his cold medicine from a Tiki Mug

Thanks to Tiki Shark Koop Kooper with the Cocktail Nation on the show this weekend we talk to Jay Strongman who has a new book out called Tiki Mugs Cult Artifacts Of Polynesian Pop... a couple of big events coming up including a Bettie Page tribute show and the massive Tiki Oasis show coming we check out the latest Kava Kona
Diana Krall-The Boy From Ipanema

Jay Strongman Interview Tiki Mugs Cult Artifacts Of Polynesian Pop

Martin Denny-The Enchanted Isle
James Clarke - Double Take
Blossom Dearie -My Attorney Bernie
The Tiki Tones-Gomez
Chet Baker-Lush life
Frank Sinatra-The Good life
Liz Geyson Group-Yes I Know I've Had It
Les Baxter - Nevertheless
Waitiki-Hana Maui
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy-How Big Can You Get
Da Howlies-So Blue
Anita O'Day-Easy Come, Easy Go
Kava Kon-Atomic Clock