Sunday, June 7, 2009

Cocktail Nation 77-Martini Kings

Thanks to my good friend and his crew on the big island Brad Parker and Tiki Shark Koop Kooper , well we have just moved into winter, got some great gigs to attend, Tony from the Martini Kings, something from Kava Kon that will interest all collectors, new music coming out from two key bands, a very cool festival to check out in the mountains plus some of the very best classic and neo lounge and exotica on the planet.

Dinah Washington-If I Were A Bell
Martini Kings-Dance of the Virgins
Astrud Gilberto-I'm Nothin Without You
Tikiyaki Orchestra-Singapore Swing
Buddy Collette,Don Ralke, Jazz Samba-Jazz Heat Bongo Beat
Martin Denny-Escales
Kava Kon-Polynesia Poppies
Frank Bennett-Material Girl
Stolen Idols-The Kyoto Protocol
Waitiki—Choko Chuni-Chu
The SG Sound-1st Contact
Les Baxter-Winds Of Sirius
Mark Copeland-Lets Do it
Spy Fi-Lullaby Of Walk Don't Gunn