Another great collection of songs that will keep everyone happy for hours. An eclectic collection that will continue to be updated all year long. Check out the 2019 and 2020 versions as well. Cheers!
Whether it is an intimate dinner party or a casual bonfire at the beach, this playlist is the perfect mood-setter for an evening with some friends.
A great playlist for Sunday evenings...or any evening. Here's the 2nd edition of the Sunday Evening playlist series. A musical boost to kick off your week.
Need that perfect soundtrack for preparing the perfect meal? Here's my current selection of the best songs for cooking! Bon Appetit!
The Date: 16 April 1969
The Place: The Bag O'Nails, London
The Event: About 50 of Dusty Springfield's closest friends and associates gathered at The Bag O'Nails on Kingly Street to celebrate Dusty's 30th birthday. Cat (as she was known to some close friends) had returned from Memphis and her career was peaking. On this night, those she loved came together to celebrate and share in the sounds of the sixties. Close your eyes and hear what they heard:
The Date: 14 February 1980
The Place: The Copacabana, NYC
The Event: Just 10 days after the closing of Studio 54, the city's most iconic and infamous nightclub, the revelers moved the party to E. 60th Street to another iconic and infamous location: The Copacabana.
The Guests: Transplants from Studio 54 looking to keep the debauchery of the disco scene alive and Copa regulars who weren't always so happy with the influx of of former Studio 54 devotees.
The Scene: The Copa had multiple levels of dancing, including a disco in the basement level with a huge DJ booth and dance and concert rooms upstairs. It was a wild party wherever you turned.
The DJ's: Over the years, the deejays included Pete Denis, Tony Gio, Luis 'El Flaco" Orellana and many others. While the setlists varied, the music often had a Latin and international feeling.