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Listening Suggestions

Veteran Los Angeles Disc Jockey, Kat Griffin from the show Madly Cocktail recommends the following 10 CD's to start off your record collection for your Modern pad.
You can listen in to Madly Cocktail streaming live from KSCN at www.kcsn.org Friday nights from 7pm to 9PM PST

Caberet Manana

(Juan Garcia) Esquivel

Martini Madness

Cocktail Mix Vol. 2

Swingin' Singles

Cocktail Mix Vol. 3

You're Mine You

Sarah Vaughn arranged and conducted by Quincy Jones

Sammy and Friends

Sammy Davis Jr. (Featuring a fabulous track with Buddy Rich)

The Very Best of Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra

Greatest Hits

Sergio Mendes and Brasil 66

The Exotic Moods of Les Baxter

Les Baxter

Tom Jones Sings the Sixties

Tom Jones

On the Rocks: Part 2

Other local Los Angeles Radio Shows (all streaming nationally) to tune into online are:

  • Big Kahuna's Green Room SURF Music on Fridays after Madly Cocktail 9PM to midnight PST on KCSN
  • American Mosaic with Scalla Sheen plays Sinatra to Neo-swing Mondays 9PM to midnight PST on KCSN
  • Chuck Cecil's The Swingin' Years on Saturday afternoons from 1PM to 5PM PST on KCSN
  • D.J. Cyrano and Senor Amor Molotov Cocktail on Tuesdays from 11 PM to midnight on KXLU


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