Mad Men Special – Hot Ginger Radio Show #31

To give you a taster for our forthcoming Mad Men Party, today’s show is a Mad Men special! Lots of  late 50s/early 60s smooth and sophisticated jazz from the likes of Frank Sinatra, Nina Simone, Sarah Vaughan, Chet Baker and many more.

Plus we’ve got a competition to win the brilliant album, Perfect Swing.

Mad Men Special – Hot Ginger Radio Show #31

Hot Ginger Radio Show no. 31

TX date: 3 October 2010

Track listing:

01 – Aceyalone and RJD2 – Beautiful Mine (theme from Mad Men)

02 – Miles Davis – Venus de Milo [1950]

03 – Billie Holiday – Love Is Here To Stay [1957]

04 – Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters – Black Ball Ferry Line [1951]

05 – Buddy Johnson & his Orchestra – Be Careful (If You Can’t Be Good) [1951]

06 – Nina Simone – Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me [1962]

07 – Chet Baker and Gerry Mulligan – Walkin’ Shoes [1952]

08 – Sarah Vaughan – They Can’t Take That Away From Me [1954]

09 – Frank Sinatra – You Make Me Feel So Young [1956]

10 – Dizzie Gillespie – Manteca [1947]

11 – Sammy Davis & Count Basie -The Girl From Ipanema

12 – Quincy Jones – Moanin’ [1959]

13 – Johnny Mercer – Personality [1946]

14 – Ella Mae Morse – Get Off It And Go [1947]

15 – Al Cohn & Zoot Sims – East Of The Sun (West of the Moon) [1956]


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Win two tickets to Sugabilly!

The gorgeous Sugabilly poster, featuring smouldering brunette Roxy Q and blonde bombshell Diablo Rose

Yes, we’ve got two free tickets to the Sugabilly night at Bar Verve, Rugby on Saturday 4 September, and we’re giving them away to one lucky Hot Ginger Radio Show listener.

And what is Sugabilly?

Well, it’s a ‘hedonistic mix of rockabilly cool and sugar sweet pin-up fashion. This event brings together everything fantastic about the Fifties – rock and roll music, fashion and decor in one awesome night…’

To get a chance to win these tickets, just log on to Rhubarb Radio at 9am on Sunday 29th August, listen to the Hot Ginger Radio Show and wait for the question.

(If you don’t make it out of bed that early, fear not. The show is instantly available to ‘Play Again’ from 10am onwards)

Send your answers to by midnight on Sunday and we’ll pick a winner.

Good luck!

(The lucky winner will be informed on Wednesday 1 September, when Andy gets back off holiday and gets to pull an entry from the hat! So don’t panic if you don’t hear straight away.)


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