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Evenings At The Penthouse -Late Night Penthouse Party

Posted in bachelor pad, lounge music, retro, lounge, jazz, swank, cocktail jazz by cocktailnation on March 17th, 2020

You are invited to a special Late Night Penthouse party so put on a tux and come on up !

Thanks to James Spencer for providing the concept and some tunes as we host a late night shindig up high looking over the city.

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Living Strings -Penthouse Serenade

Beegie Adair-Blues in the Night

Mel Torme- Some Like It Hot

Hollywood Playboys Orchestra- Morning After

Polly-The Partys Over (from the Broadway musical Bells

June Christy-Come To The Party

Kenyon Hopkins- Press Party Waltz

Ethel Ennis-Mad Monster Party

Joey Altruda- Cocktails With Joey

Buddy Bergman-Lost Keys

Greencastle Homer- After Dinner

Greencastle Homer- Cocktail Lullaby 

Doris Day-Why Don't We Do This More Often

Bob Manning- Alone Together

Lounge Crew- Champagne Cocktail

Lucky Duckies- The Way You Look Tonight

Henri Rene-Dinner for One Please James

Jackie Gleason-Dark Is The Night (C'est Fini)

Dahpna levy- Late Night Journey

Les Baxter- Hot Summer Night 




Evenings At The Penthouse-Sweet As Honey

Posted in bachelor pad, lounge music, lounge, jazz, cocktail jazz by cocktailnation on October 24th, 2019

I like mine on my morning toast, how do you like yours?

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Singers Unlimited With Oscar Peterson-Honeysuckle Rose 

Martin Denny-A Taste of Honey

 Julie London-Be My Little Baby Bumble Bee

Anne Walsh-My Bumble Bee

The Organ Happenings-Land of Honey

Floyd Cramer-Honey

Les Baxter-Honey Bun

Kevin Mahogany-Wild Honey

Johnny Hartman-Sleeping Bee

James Spencer-Bittersweet

Beegie Adair-Sugar

Jack Jones-When I Take My Sugar To Tea 

Sue Raney-A Blossom Fell  

Jackie Gleason-Honey Come Back

Jazz Vibes-Flight Of The Bumble Bee

Aaron Diehl-Single Petal Of A Rose

Angelo Badalamenti-Freshly Squeezed

Bill Evans Conception

Betty Carter-Spring Can really Hang You Out to Dry




Cocktail Nation 378 Jimmy Borges

Posted in bachelor pad, tiki, lounge music, retro, lounge, exotica, jazz, swank by cocktailnation on October 18th, 2015



very exciting news with the release of Jimmy Borges first CD ...an amazing story from the man many consider to be musical royalty of Hawaii....some shocking Playboy news plus I will let you know how you can get a tour of capital records and maybe even pick up some cool wax plus the best parties from across the globe.

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Hugo Montenegro- The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
Clouseaux-Search For a Vulcan
Jimmy Borges -Luck Be A Lady
Beegie Adair-Chicago
Charlie Parker -April In Paris
Barbara Lusch -So Nice
Louisville Sluggers-Blow It Baby
James Morrison Nice And Easy
Cal Tjader-A Night In Tunisia
Jackie Gleason-When Your Lover Has Gone
Nutty -Back In Black
101 Strings-Girl From Ipanema
Tito Rodriguez- Theme From The Apartment
Tiki Lounge Crew- Mambo Loco




Cocktail Nation 345 The Detective

Posted in , , bachelor pad, tiki, lounge music, retro, don adams by cocktailnation on February 22nd, 2015


This week on the show its time for some classic comedy and we head to the Cocktail Nation vault to enjoy some comedy from Don Adams, we'll talk swank advice and we lost a couple of big stars this week, so more on their life this week as we broadcast from up high in the Sydney Penthouse.

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Gene Rains -Caravan 
Beegie Adair -The Way You Look Tonight
Julie Lyon Quartet -Too Darn Hot
Beverly Kenney- Undecided
Ray Conniff- Blue Moon
David Carbonara -Aqua De Beber
Project Pimento -Something Stupid
Ray Anthony- Dragnet
Marlene Ver Planck-   I Love the Way You Dance
Quincy Jones- Cast Your Fate To The Wind
Pink Martini City Of Night
Uptown Vocal Jazz Quartet -He Was The Cat
Cocktail Inn -The Way You Look Tonight 
Plas Johnson Pink Panther Theme
Kenny Sasaki -Fly Me To The Moon




Cocktail Nation 335 Reel Wild Cinema

Posted in bachelor pad, lounge music by cocktailnation on November 9th, 2014
You might remember the old fanzines that you would find in record stores in the pre digital music days. Underground publications with practically every subject covered and almost any opinion represented. This week we speak to a man who had one of the most popular fanzines in the nineties and he has put them together into a marvellous book about b grade cinema and tv. Also on the show we talk about the death of Acker Bilk plus we reveal the secrets of Area 51 
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Stolen Idols - Revenge Of The Pink Piranaha
Robert Drasnin Voodoo
Rene Raff -Mad About The Boy
Larry Gelb - While My Lady Sleeps
Jackie Gleason-From Russia With Love
Frank Sinatra-It was a very good year
Clouseaux Shot In The Dark
Spy Fi-So What’s Up 
Tiki Joe’s Ocean -Soul Of The Sea
Oscar Peterson The Strut
Bill Evans Time Remembered
Audrey Morris- Guess Who  I Saw Today
Nathan Haines -Cocktails




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