Exotica, baby. Can you dig it?
November 22, 2004 11:05 PM   Subscribe

Space Age Pop a go-go. Space Age Pop and Exotica album covers, complete with track listings and fun little comments. For fans of Dick Hyman, Arthur Lyman, Martin Denny, Esquivel, Ultra Lounge, and Shag. Even better, 317x.com offers enlargements. I Dig Chicks!. Tabu! Unsure of what all this might be? Take a listen (real audio only), with lots to choose from.
posted by ashbury (8 comments total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
thanks ashbury. this one looks like a hipster version of niles and daphney. the eye-patch suits him.
posted by three blind mice at 12:57 AM on November 23, 2004

Oh, lovely! My favorite site however is undoubtly BIZARRE RECORDS, where you can hear soundsnippets of some of the most insane stuff ever pressed on vinyl.
posted by iwanttobuild at 3:41 AM on November 23, 2004

(forgot to mention: to access all of these sound clips, click on "full index" on the main catergory page)
posted by iwanttobuild at 3:42 AM on November 23, 2004

Wow -- the Martin Denny covers are wonderful -- almost live up to the brilliance of "Quiet Village!"
posted by davidmsc at 3:54 AM on November 23, 2004

Nice. So very nice.
posted by bdave at 4:28 AM on November 23, 2004

Thanks for the link. I think it's time for some Space Age Bachelor Pad Music this evening.
posted by wolftrouble at 8:13 AM on November 23, 2004

Fabulous, thanks ashbury!
posted by Space Kitty at 12:01 PM on November 23, 2004

How can I have gone this far through life without knowing about the Retro Cocktail Hour? Ashbury, I am indebted to you. And the great state of Kansas.
posted by Otis at 8:41 PM on November 23, 2004

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