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Cocktail Nation  505  Exotica Moderne

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on September 22nd, 2018


This week we find out about a new magazine that will interest both tiki enthusiasts and the mid century lounge lothario crowd, news on a new fiction book where I get to feature as a character in the book, Lounge Life Magazine with all the big retro stories.


Waitiki 7 -Voodoo Love

Don Ralke-Love Walked In

Don Tiki-Terminal

Frank Sinatra-Meditation

Jack Costanzo-Taboo

Tiki Torches-Quiet Village

Mike Freeman-House Of Vibes

Rachel Caswell-Dexterity

Neal Hefti-I Must Know

Daniel Pemberton-Four Old Ladies

Cherry Poppin Daddies-Mr Success

Dave Pell Octet-You

Tiki Lounge Crew-Bongo Nova



Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-Penthouse 70

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

Tonight a show about seventies easy listening so we call tonights show Penthouse 70. This lounge lothario has slightly longer hair, bigger sideburns and but don't worry he's still got some swinging music for you!

3rd Wave- Don’t Ever Go from Here and Now 

Astrud Gilberto -On My Mind  

Horst Jankowski Singers-Pink Balloons

 The Singers Unlimited-We’ve Only Just Begun

Paul Williams-Mornin’ I’ll Be Movin’ On

Percy Faith and his Orchestra-You Are The Sunshine of My Life

Claudine Longet -Ain’t No Mountain High Enough

Carmen McRae-This Masquerade

Andre Kostelanetz-Midnight Cowboy

The Monkees-Don’t Call on Me

 Nelson Riddle Orchestra-My Life

Floyd Cramer-I Say A Little Prayer

 Burt Bacharach-Pacific Coast Highway

Roger Williams-Rainy Days and Mondays” 

Frank Sinatra-My Way
Zacharias-Light My Fire

Sir Julian-Green Tamborine

New Classic Singers-As Tears Go By

Ernesto Nicelli-Cocktail Beat



Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Man And A Woman

Posted in bachelor pad by cocktailnation on September 18th, 2018

Tonight a love theme, it's all about romance, attraction and beauty...Cocktail

Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-A Man And A Woman

Jetset Sweden-A Man And A Woman

Gordon Langford-Pretty Girl by The Moonlight

Ann Gilbert-Two Sleepy People

Bill Evans-My Romance

Buddy Greco- I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face

Dean Martin -Let Me Love You Tonight

George Shearing-My One And Only Love

Howard Roberts-Girl Talk

Jackie Gleason-Alone Together

Nat King Cole-Your Lips

Roger Williams-Some Enchanted Evening

Herbie Harper-Let’s Fall In Love

Nina Simone-The Look Of Love

Reg Owen-What Is This Thing Called Love

Chet Baker-The Touch Of Your Lips

Mancini-Love Story


Cocktail Nation  504-  Sinatra In Palm Springs

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

We all know that Frank Sinatra spent a lot of time in Palm Springs and I think it would be fair to say that he put Palm Springs on the map. Well with the release of the film Sinatra in Palm Springs we bring you a Lounge Special based on the Chairman of the boards time in Palm Springs, our segment Dear. Koop sees one of our listeners jetting off to see spy jazz act , we check out Lounge Life Magazine and the World Of Swank gig guide.


Tiki Torches-Poinciana

Martini Kings-Lost In Paradise

Frank Sinatra-Come Fly With Me

Helen Merrill-It’s A Lazy Afternoon

Mal Fletch-The Things We Did Last Summer

Ahmad Jamal Trio-Stolen Moments

Combustible Edison-The Veldt

Elmer Bernstein-Pursuit

Codename Carter-Perfect Clarity Perfect Cut

Neal Hefti-Scene Of The Crime 

Mike Bardash Quintet-D’s Blues

Billy May-A Man And A Woman

Ken Groves-The Night We Called It A Day

Martin Denny-The Enchanted Sea




Cocktail Nation Evenings At The Penthouse-I’m A Lucky Fella

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

They say you make your own luck, well this cat certainly does.


Tony Bennett-Lucky To Be Me

George Shearing-Days Of Wine And Roses

Nathan Haines-Lament

James Spencer-Shaddowed Illusions

Art Pepper-Deep Purple

Aaron Diehl-The Cylinder

Daniela Schacter- Call Me Irresponsible 

Sharon Marie Cline-How Long Has This Been Going On

Charlie Haden Quartet-Angel Eyes

Jackie Gleason-Lover man/Smile

Mary Anne Anderson-Azure Te

Beegie Adair-Walkin My Baby Back Home

Serge Gainsbourg-Ce Mortel Ennui


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