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Episode #212 on March 19th, 2012

Grace Kelly Style Icon

On the show this week, Koop Kooper finds out about the Grace Kelly exhibition in Australia. There are also some cool books to grab, post event news on the modernism event in Palm Springs and information about a cool magazine on modernism....

The Cocktail Nation
Episode #211 on March 11th, 2012

Lover Come Back

On the show this week, Koop Kooper talk to our movie man Kramer on all things related to bachelor pad lounging movies. This time they take a look at the Doris Day and Rock Hudson film, Lover come back. There is also new music from Pink Martini and Jimmy Vargas and news on an article Koop wrote for a major lounge magazine....

The Cocktail Nation
Episode #210 on March 4th, 2012

Voodoo Lodge

On the show this week, Koop Kooper talk to author Bill Raetz about a new book he has penned. We find out how to check out Los Angeles as it looked like in the 1920s and 1930s. We also hear about plans for an intergalactic Playboy club and a new release from Jimmy Vargas, along with the best lounge and exotica from across the planet....

The Cocktail Nation
Episode #209 on February 26th, 2012

Everybody Loves Rudi

On the show this week, Koop Kooper talk to luxuria music DJ and personality Audrey Moorehead who happens to be a collector of one of the most influential designers of the fifties. We’ll also take a look at a new movie about Marilyn Monroe, some Mad Men season five gossip and some good news on the growth of the Cocktail Nation....

The Cocktail Nation
Episode #208 on February 19th, 2012

Hard Lounge

On the show this week, Koop Kooper talk to Sydney lounge act the Acca Daiquiris, meet the inspiration for Mad Men character Don Draper. There is also an interesting JFK story and Swank advice on what not to email about the workplace....

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