Cocktail Nation 488-Smile With The Martini Kings

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on May 20th, 2018



The Martini Kings are back for 2018 with a new album called Smile and Tony Marsico stops by for a chat and we willl unveil the new title song . Got some interesting stories in Lounge Life Magazine plus the  World of swank gig guide and the segment Dear Koop.

Cherry Poppin Daddies-Mr Success

Big Six-20th Century Boy

Martini Kings-Smile

John Eric Booth-Girl Talk

Jetset Sweden-Kriminalbyrån Svit Part I

Hugo Montenegro-Goldfinger

Bobby Hackett-Limehouse Blues

Joey Altruda -All The Cats             

Kent Miller Quartet-Liberia

Ixtahuele-Mohidji Lullaby

Stacey Kent-The Face I Love

Neal Hefti-Cherry Point

Voodoo Organist-Bombay Beach Bondage Boogaloo

SG Sound-Palm Springs Twist 

Lounge Brigade-The Real Slim Shady

Royal Crown Revue -Deadly Night Call






Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse -Love and Back Aches

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on May 17th, 2018


Love has been compared to many things, but let's see how a Chiropractor sees it!



Octobop-Beautiful Love

Bill Evans-My Funny Valentine

Miles Davis- When Lights Are Low

Cannonball Adderly-Autumn Leaves

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers-Come Rain Or Shine

Sean Smith Quartet- Minor Peace

Henry Mancini - Blue Mantilla

Black Olive Jazz- A Night In Tunisia

Julie London-Boy From Ipanema

James Spencer-Laura Hunt

Oscar Peterson- How About You

Jackie Gleason- Melancholy Serenade


Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Nice View

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on May 15th, 2018

Let me tell you about the view from my window! It's pretty nice! But don't worry  I won't go on about it, I'll spin some cool lounge tracks for you!


Jerry Costanzo-Penthouse Serenade

Stacy Kent-Changing Lights

James Morrison-This Is Real

Janet Seidel-A Man And A Woman

Sir Roland Hanna-In A Sentimental Mood

Howard Roberts-Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea

Jack Sheldon-Julie Is Her Name

Tony Bennett-Have You Met Miss Jones

Max Roach-Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Lee Morgan -These Are Soulful Days

Chet Baker-The Touch Of Your Lips

Oscar Peterson-Dreamsville

Cannonball Adderly-Goodbye


Cocktail Nation Evenings 487- Omni Hut

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on May 13th, 2018


On the show this week we talk to the Author of a new book about a little tiki place in Nashville called the Omni Hut, a letter from San Diego for our dear Koop segment ...a look at the Lounge Life magazine and Tim swanky Glazner is back in the news with a new find.


Tiki Lounge Crew-Cool A Go Go

Combustible Edison-Male Bonding

Tiki Delights-Swankology

Neal Hefti-Journey To The Four Winds

Martini Kings-Lost In Paradise

Tom Bruner-Born To Be Blue

Dave Pell Octet-Mikes Peak

Mancini-The Party             

Enoch Light-Miserlou

Nat King Cole-You Leave Me Breathless

Ricki Derek-I Wish You Love

Project Pimento-Black Magic Woman

Mundell Lowe-Pattern Of Evil 

Will Davis-Will Call

Naughty Ones-Voodoo Kiss






Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Quit Your Job In Style

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on May 10th, 2018


There have been some great stories about people tossing in their job, Koop as a fantastic one for you tonight!


Art Pepper-Walkin Out Blues

Herbie Harper-Chloe

Marty Paich-Look Around

Bill Holmann-Things We Did Last Summer

Conte Candoli-Diane

Kenyon Hopkins-Autumn In New York

Curtis Fuller-Undecided

Frank Rosalino-How Long Has This Been Going On

Richie Kumca-Rain Drain

Bob Gordon-Slow Mood

Dave Pell-Session At Pete’s Pad

Stan Levy -Lover Come Back To Me

Sonny Clark Trio- I Didn’t Know What Time It was


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