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Robert Drasnin RIP
Episode #358 on May 24th, 2015

Robert Drasnin RIP

A change of plans for this weeks show. Originally we intended to bring you a comedy special but late last week news came through of the passing of Robert Drasnin, the movie and tv music composer and of course the man behind the ‘Voodoo’ and ‘Voodoo 2′ exotica albums. His good friend author Jeff Chenault will stop by to talk about Robert. Also on the...

RetroEssence
Episode #357 on May 17th, 2015

RetroEssence

It’s so great to hear of people in the retro and vintage scenes really making massive strides to promote and encourage, so tonight we talk to a lady who has put together a very cool website that not only talks about vintage but seeks to help people promote and expand. Also on the show, our world of swank gig guide plus some cool mixology apps....

Tiki Oasis
Episode #356 on May 10th, 2015

Tiki Oasis

Covering another big event for 2015 and this week we look at Tiki Oasis with legend of the tiki scene, Otto von Stroheim. We will talk classic cars and what happens when they go wrong, plus some news of a Tiki artist who has been ripped off in the weirdest way....

Codename Carter The Album
Episode #355 on May 4th, 2015

Codename Carter The Album

I love it when I have some new music come my way and some exciting news that spy-jazz band Codename Carter have just released their first album so we will talk to Michael Behrenhausen from the band about this new release. And this weeks news I will bring you is all based on the term “location, location, location”, but add in a spot of fame...

Tiki Caliente
Episode #354 on April 26th, 2015

Tiki Caliente

Some big events coming up in 2015 and here at the Cocktail Nation we love to cover them for you, and one of those is Tiki Caliente. So this week, the man behind it all, Rory Snyder swings by to talk about this marvelous event in Palm Springs. We have an interesting story on the lessons learnt from Bond and it’s rare when big developers...

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