Cocktail Nation 350 Pat Cooper Comedy

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on March 29th, 2015

Time for another laugh again with our monthly classic comedy segment back on the show. This week the comedy of Pat Cooper on the radio.
News on a popular TV show being sued over musical rights and no, Robin Thicke has nothing to do with it and what do you think about reincarnation....a story that might surprise you

Tiki Delights-Swank
Nutty Purple Panther
Jackie Gleason My Devotion
Gene Rains -Strange Cargo
Beige Adair -Let's Fall In Love
Barbara Levy Daniels- It's The Talk Of The Town
James Morrison Nice and Easy
Paul Desmond Lady In Cement
Virginia Schenck Midnight Sun
Stolen Idols Brigitte
Project Pimento -Quiet Village
Morton Stevens Hawaii Five O
Machiniso Percusso Frenzy
Oscar Peterson Trio The Tender Trap
David Carbonara A Girl Can Dream

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Cocktail Nation 349 Swank

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on March 22nd, 2015

Some new music coming your way with a brand new track from The Tiki Delights, this time they move from exotica into the Lounge Realm. We'll talk to the man behind it all, Darren Long. I'll tackle the movement from analogue to smart watches and what this means for mens fashion plus an amazing story out of the sixties that included big time celebrities and a paparazzi approach to getting the story. And one for the Mad Men fans with a new exhibition that's just opened.

Rachel Caswel -Agua De Beber 
Dave Stryker -In A Sentimental Mood
Tiki Delights -Swank
Paris Mitchel Strings -You Stepped Out Of A Dream
David Carbonara -Don The Man
Project Pimento -Charade
Ellen La Fern- I’ve Got The World On A String
Peggy Lee As Long As I Live
Gene Rains-Lonely Winter
Beegie Adair- You’re The Top
Jackie Gleason -It’s Alright With Me
Nat King Cole and George Shearing -A Beautiful Friendship
James Spencer -Midnight Melancholy

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Cocktail Nation 348 Classic TV Favorites

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on March 14th, 2015

This weeks show came about in funny way I was cruising around Sydney and for some reason my ipod got stuck in alphabetical order and every song was a theme and it took me a while to notice and when I realized what happened I knew that this was a sign of what show I should produce for you. So this week a all tv theme show from the fifties sixties and seventies. and I have an interview with two of the most prolific theme composers.

Lalo Schifrin- Mission Impossible Theme
Lalo Schifrin - Mannix
Billy May- The Odd Couple
Nelson Riddle -My Three Sons
Al Caiola Man- From Uncle
Al Caiola- The Mod Squad Theme
Morton Stevens- Hawaii Five o
Si Zentner- The Fugitive Theme
Neal Hefti- Batman
Peggy Lee- Bewitched
Warren Barker- 77 Sunset Strip
Jackie Gleason -Theme From The Honeymooners
The City Of  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra-Star Trek Theme
John Barry-The Human Jungle
The Ventures- Twilight Zone
Si Zentner- Mr Lucky
Liberty Soundtrack Orchestra- Burke's Law Suite
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Cocktail Nation 347 Dianne Gall Art

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on March 8th, 2015

I just love it when I discover a new artist and this week you will love the work of a lady called Dianne Gall so stand by to be blown away by her mid mod artistic style.
We take a look at the life of Leonard Nimoy who just passed away last week
And how would you like a home designed by one of the great mid mod architecture legends....turns out you can.

Louisville Sluggers -Blow It Baby
Nathan Haines Cocktails
Bobby Darin The Curtain Falls
Burt Bacharach-Mambo Mania
Blue Dahlias -Brazil
Montifiori Cocktail Gne Gn
Beegie Adair Mona Lisa
Marlene Van VerPlank -Where Can I go Without You
Paul Winter Spell Of The Samba
Machiniso -Vampire Blues
Bobby Hutchinson-Skj
Bill Evans Soire
Chet Baker -Moonlight Becomes You
Frank Sinatra-I get A Kick Out Of You.

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Cocktail Nation 346 Euro Spy Special The Ipcress File

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on March 1st, 2015

This week on the show we talk euro spy movies and tv with Kramer and we explore the question of whether or not vintage clothing may or may not be cursed, we have the world of swank gig guide back with more great parties to attend, plus some more great music for your bachelor pad hi fi like the new album Far Away Lands—The Exotic Music of Gene Rains

Jetset Unlimited Man From UNCLE
Tiki Lounge Crew -Mambo Twango
John Barry -Ipcress File
Jamees Morrison - My Beautiful
Gene Rains Soshu Night Serenade
Beegie Adair- Summer Wind
Barbara Levy Daniels -Where Or When
Bert Kaemphert Berts Bossa Nova
Wynton Marsalis Loose Duck
Martin Denny -The Enchanted Sea
Dave Bruebeck -Cable Car
HB Radke Martinis and Pearls
Stan Getz -The Look Of Love
Henry Mancini- Days of Wine and Roses

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