Options Aloha Fridays: Playlist from January 8, 2021 Options

Aloha" is a word found in all Polynesian languages meaning a spirit of loving togetherness. And that is what you will get every Friday morning as a rotating crew of Sheena's Jungle Room DJs (and special guests) spin three hours of relaxing exotica in all its forms, from the primitive to the Space Age. Can we get you something from the bar?

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Options January 8, 2021: Marooned with Little Danny

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MAROONED! Three hours of nautical-themed surf guitars, desert isle exotica, hotel Hawaiiana, under-the-sea dance decor, sunset moods, soundtrack jazz interludes, and paeans to Poseidon.  Driftwood accents, maritime sound effects galore! Coming up beachy! Image: "Coucher de soleil bronze-violet" (1913), by Félix Vallotton (1865-1925).

Artist Track Album Approx. start time
Dantalian's Chariot  This Island   Options Chariot Rising  0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
The Sandells  Lonely Road   Options Scrambler  0:03:49 (Pop‑up)
Piero Umiliani  Pellegrinaggio Al Totem   Options Polinesia  0:06:11 (Pop‑up)
Sven Libaek  Island of Birds   Options Inner Space  0:08:41 (Pop‑up)
The Parliaments  Lonely Island   Options 7" 45  0:11:19 (Pop‑up)
Carmen  Isle of Love   Options 7" 45  0:14:14 (Pop‑up)
The Royals  Shangri-La   Options Royally Yours from the Royals  0:16:19 (Pop‑up)
The Lancers  Baja   Options 7" 45  0:18:57 (Pop‑up)
X.Y.R.  First Weeks on the Island   Options Robinson Crusoe (lost soundtrack)  0:20:49 (Pop‑up)
The Islanders  Blue Rain   Options The Enchanted Sounds of the Islanders  0:25:26 (Pop‑up)
The Sound Breakers  Marooned   Options 7" 45  0:27:32 (Pop‑up)
The What Four  Night Surf   Options 7" 45  0:30:21 (Pop‑up)
The Royal Tees  Return to Paradise   Options An Evening at the Royal Tahitian  0:39:28 (Pop‑up)
Armando Sciascia  Nostalgic Sea   Options Sea Fantasy  0:41:28 (Pop‑up)
The Franciscans  Walk to the Bottom of the Sea   Options 7" 45  0:44:29 (Pop‑up)
Duke Pearson  The Moana Surf   Options The Phantom  0:47:24 (Pop‑up)
Manfredo e seu Conjunto  Nos E O Mar   Options Bossa Nova... Nova Bossa  0:54:33 (Pop‑up)
Maui Loa (Little Brother)  Maui Loa (Little Brother) Improvising Pupule (Crazy) On the Congos   Options 7" 45  0:57:36 (Pop‑up)
The Kicks  Mist   Options 7" 45  1:03:14 (Pop‑up)
Rosemary  Undiscovered Island   Options 7" 45  1:03:20 (Pop‑up)
The New York Jazz Quartet  Trade Winds   Options New York Jazz Quartet Goes Native  1:06:11 (Pop‑up)
The Vibrents  The Breeze and I   Options 7" 45  1:09:03 (Pop‑up)
Ruth Robin  Footsteps to the Sea   Options 7" 45  1:17:46 (Pop‑up)
The Swallows  Sea Nymph   Options 7" 45  1:19:40 (Pop‑up)
The Sessions  Lonesome Surf   Options 7" 45  1:22:21 (Pop‑up)
Houston and Dorsey  Ebb Tide   Options Houston and Dorsey At The World's Most Famous Beach  1:25:05 (Pop‑up)
Bud Shank featuring Carmell Jones and Bob Cooper  Barefoot Adventure   Options Barefoot Adventure  1:29:03 (Pop‑up)
Bucky & the Strings  Lonely Island   Options 7" 45  1:35:20 (Pop‑up)
Buckie Shirakata and Aloha Hawaiians Green Island Orch.  Side 2 Track 4   Options Oriental Melodies  1:35:25 (Pop‑up)
Tamba 4  Iemanja   Options We And The Sea  1:38:25 (Pop‑up)
Jimmy Davis and Norma Lee  Jasmine   Options The Girl From Ipanema  1:43:13 (Pop‑up)
The New Wave Orchestra 新風樂隊  午夜香吻 [Midnight Kiss]   Options China Night Guitar Music 中國之夜  1:45:11 (Pop‑up)
Kaiwaza  Bird of Paradise   Options Hawaiian Holiday  1:48:07 (Pop‑up)
Ihilani  Temptation   Options Ihilani: Voice of the South Pacific  1:50:29 (Pop‑up)
Henry Kaalekahi  Hookipa Paka - Maunawili   Options 7" 45  1:54:25 (Pop‑up)
Eden Ahbez  La Mar   Options Eden's Island: The Music Of An Enchanted Isle  2:05:57 (Pop‑up)
The Royals  Surfing Lagoon   Options 7" 45  2:08:06 (Pop‑up)
The Melody Mates  Enchantment   Options 7" 45  2:09:56 (Pop‑up)
The Counts  Surfer's Paradise   Options 7" 45  2:12:30 (Pop‑up)
Johnny Spencer and the Kona Koasters  Kona Tide   Options s'Pacifica  2:15:37 (Pop‑up)
Ken Seeno  The Ocean After a Storm   Options Invisible Surfer On An Invisible Wave  2:17:41 (Pop‑up)
Walt Lawrence and the Castaways  Twilight Adrift   Options 7" 45  2:21:02 (Pop‑up)
The Footprints  The Sea Rushes to the Shore   Options 7" 45  2:24:07 (Pop‑up)
The Emotions  Ebb Tide   Options 7" 45  2:26:31 (Pop‑up)
Moondog & Suzuko  The Storm   Options Pastoral Suite: Snaketime Series Played by Moondog & Suzuko  2:29:14 (Pop‑up)
Omara Portuondo with Julio Gutierrez y su Orquesta  Noche Cubana   Options Magia Negra  2:31:13 (Pop‑up)
Buddy Collette Septet  Tennin (Polynesian Suite)   Options Polynesia  2:34:14 (Pop‑up)
The Torquays  Surfers Cry   Options 7" 45  2:35:36 (Pop‑up)
The Shamrocks  Lonely Island   Options 7" 45  2:44:22 (Pop‑up)
Colleen  The Happy Sea   Options The Golden Morning Breaks  2:46:30 (Pop‑up)
Vince & the Waikiki Rumblers  Pacifica   Options 7" 45  2:49:24 (Pop‑up)
The 4 Most  The Breeze and I   Options 7" 45  2:51:53 (Pop‑up)

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Listener comments!

Avatar 10:57am Domenic:

Lets get this party started!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:59am Franco Twinkie:

Danny, I can't barley type, but I'm here with a serving of fruit salad on my head.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:59am chresti:

Aloha Little Danny!
Avatar 11:00am shangri-lounge:

danny, i just sent you an email!
Avatar 11:00am Little Danny:

Hi Domenic, Franco, Chresti! (See above.) Awaiting a password delivery by carrier pigeon. But should streameth forth shortly!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:01am Franco Twinkie:

La la to the rescue!
Avatar 11:02am ARB:

Little Danny, did anyone get it to you yet?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:02am chresti:

Silver Apples...
Avatar 11:03am shangri-lounge:

ARB, i sent him an email. Hoping he is good to go now. Let's see what he says.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:03am Franco Twinkie:

I see the barge coming into the harbor!
Avatar 11:04am Little Danny:

La Pinker with the save! ❤️❤️ Thanks Shelley! ❤️❤️
Avatar 11:04am shangri-lounge:

ah, it seems to be working?!
Avatar 11:04am shangri-lounge:

You are welcome!!
Avatar 11:04am Domenic:

Is this sitar ethereal tack Dantalian's Chariot? Its lovely
Avatar 11:04am Little Danny:

Hi everyone!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:04am Rich in Washington:

this is sounding Aloha-y. Hopefully he got in.
I just now stumbled out of bed and saw his request for a login.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:05am chresti:

We have reached the shore
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:05am Rich in Washington:

Hi Little Danny! Glad you got in!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:06am Franco Twinkie:

Put on your flotation vest and grab a slice of toast.
Avatar 11:06am worldsworstrecords:

Hi Little Danny! Sounding great!
Avatar 11:06am shangri-lounge:

Yes, sounding good so far!! <3
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:07am Gaylord Fields:

Hi, Little Danny! Aloha, ohana!
Avatar 11:07am Little Danny:

Tom Cruise and I are playing non-erotic beach volleyball. Hit us up.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:07am Franco Twinkie:

Can I bring my dirt bike on this canoe?
Avatar 11:09am shangri-lounge:

heeey, gaylord! glad you found your way over here. :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:09am Rich in Washington:

Hey, it's Gaylord! Happy Friday!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:09am Gaylord Fields:

@shangri-lounge: I'm happy to be here and to share this space with you and other sympathetics — no better place!
Avatar 11:10am Domenic:

And thanks for spreading the word Sherry on Facebook. We all lead distracted lives and need a ping!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:10am Gaylord Fields:

@Rich: Aloha! Happy Friday to you!
Avatar 11:11am spodiodi:

good morning, Little Danny and everyone!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:11am Gaylord Fields:

Some weeks we merely want to hear this music; this week we need to.
Avatar 11:11am shangri-lounge:

Oh yes, Dom. Had to spread the word on this one.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:11am Rich in Washington:

This is lovely.
Avatar 11:12am shangri-lounge:

perfectly said, Gaylord.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:13am Gaylord Fields:

@shangri-lounge: This set is transformative. It's Calgon for my soul.
Avatar 11:13am ARB:

Bobbing around in my waterbed, hope the seagulls don't get thirsty
Avatar 11:14am worldsworstrecords:

I've just been checking out Little Danny's blogs... do yourself a favour (if you haven't already) and take a trip to www.exoticaproject.com after the show
Avatar 11:14am Little Danny:

Shelley, ARB, Rich, World's Worst, Gaylord, Spodi! Doffing my cap properly at thee this morning.
Avatar 11:14am Feldpausch:

Blissing out over here. Aloha to Sheena's Jungle Crew
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:14am Franco Twinkie:

Yes Gaylord. My kingdom for a halved coconut full of Fruit Loops..
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:14am Gaylord Fields:

Yay, exotica on 45! A Little Danny specialty!
Avatar 11:15am ARB:

If you tie up to my raft I'll sprinkle some Kava on those fruit loops
Avatar 11:15am worldsworstrecords:

hey ARB! I played a track on Wednesday's WWRRS that I thought was right up your street... do you have Johnny and the Baa Baas?
Avatar 11:15am Little Danny:

Thanks y'all. Hi Feldpausch!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:15am Gaylord Fields:

@Franco: You and me both, brother. But fill my half shell with Puffa Puffa Rice.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:16am Mx. Granny (e/em):

greetings, Li'l Danny and folx!
Avatar 11:16am shangri-lounge:

Gaylord, you are definitely the poet laureate of WFMU.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:16am chresti:

Avatar 11:16am ARB:

Darryl, new to me- I'll check it, thank you! I gave you a shout out on the Carol Roes track I played this week too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:16am Franco Twinkie:

Gimme your shoe strings Alina.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:16am Mx. Granny (e/em):

Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:17am WR:

i scheduled my staycation just so I could join this voyage curated by LD and then I'm late getting to the dock. Phew, need a lounge chair and a refreshing beverage now.
Avatar 11:17am worldsworstrecords:

TY ARB... I can email it to you if you want x
Avatar 11:17am Little Danny:

Hola Mx. Granny and WR! Honored!
Avatar 11:17am ARB:

Would love that Darryl, thank you!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:18am Gaylord Fields:

@shangri-lounge: Aw, shucks!

@WR: I need to break it to my boss that no work is getting done for the next three hours.
Avatar 11:18am worldsworstrecords:

Done :-)
Avatar 11:18am Domenic:

This site was a go-to place for me. About 2 years I did a stink on community radio and just did Exotica project tracks. ... i have to go to work in the dining room... bee back!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:19am Mx. Granny (e/em):

Holy smokes, Li'l Danny! That Exotica Project looks outstanding. Thanks for the tip, Darryl!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:19am chresti:

spodiodi \\//
Avatar 11:19am Little Danny:

Thanks Domenic. I believe we crossed paths back in the Exotica List days, no?
Avatar 11:19am Otis Fodder:

I just washed ashore, please let me stay. The sea is a cruel beast. Towel? Don't worry after years in space as a hitchhiker I have my own. Can I just have a coconut, they used to call me one you know. Thank you King Danny!
Avatar 11:19am worldsworstrecords:

No probs, Granny... only happy to help spread the word
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:19am Rich in Washington:

I just woke up but now I want to lounge in a hot bathtub with a bamboo cocktail umbrella in my coffee cup.
Avatar 11:20am spodiodi:

chresti \\//
Avatar 11:21am shangri-lounge:

i have to say that i am quite partial to a nice version of Shangri-La. no surprise there though really.
Avatar 11:21am Little Danny:

Hi Otis! Nice to see ya.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:21am WR:

thank you for the link Darryl, although Danny has it on his profile I've neglected checking it out. wowzers.
Avatar 11:22am Otis Fodder:

Literal Office Naps? Not today. But how I loved that site an eon ago. Hi Danny!
Avatar 11:22am worldsworstrecords:

Hey WR... you're welcome :-)
Avatar 11:23am Otis Fodder:

Yes, digging into the 7" boxes!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:23am Franco Twinkie:

It's moments like this that I'm glad to be jobless and destitute. What pleasure would there be running a Fortune 500 company if you couldn't goof off in your pajamas listening to yet another great version of Baja?
Avatar 11:24am worldsworstrecords:

Just loving this... very calming after a couple of manic days
Avatar 11:24am shangri-lounge:

The Exotica Project is the best gift you can give anyone who is just discovering exotica. Or, even those who have been appreciating it for years and years.
Avatar 11:25am Domenic:

@Danny. The old Exotica List. I took ownership of the Exotica mailing list and then moved it over to Facebook. "Exotica...and other Cool,Unusual Music" on Facebook turns 10 years old on Jan 15. We have 11,000 members and its WFMU/Sheena etc friendly. Its a strong healthy group of like minded enthusiasts...
Avatar 11:25am Otis Fodder:

Indeed. Still in PJ's with pressed coffee and toast, a pear and an apple. This island is pretty nifty.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:27am notsoKWYET:

Hey all === just getting in but can see i already missed some favs!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:27am Gaylord Fields:

Shelley, I'm an exotica lover from back when the LP's cost a dollar, and LD's Exotica Project has been a mind-blowing education/reassessment for me as a 45 collector.
Avatar 11:27am worldsworstrecords:

Hey Dr Dan!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:28am notsoKWYET:

Hello Mr Darryl!
Avatar 11:28am ARB:

I'm just placing a few hibiscus flowers on some thinly sliced Spam, will pass it around in a moment
Avatar 11:28am shangri-lounge:

Yes, this is definitely not the ordinary stuff you'd come across in the wild for sure, Gaylord!
Avatar 11:29am Otis Fodder:

Ah, those days of $1 bins Gaylord. My first Denny and Baxter and Lyman all came this way in the mid-80s to the early-90s... and by mid-90s the prices started to go up it seemed.
Avatar 11:29am Little Danny:

Thank you Gaylord.
Avatar 11:29am Little Danny:

Hey hey nsKWYET
Avatar 11:29am Otis Fodder:

notsolatefortheshow, hello!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:29am notsoKWYET:

Hello Little Danny!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:30am notsoKWYET:

Hello Otis --- yesterday Percival Reeds was on Primal Ice Cream... Can you believe that?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:30am WR:

wow! spam! i had to give it up when my trust fund collapsed during the great re-evaluation. but today we celebrate.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:30am Andrew_in_WI:

What label was that XYR on?
Avatar 11:31am Otis Fodder:

What? I missed that notso, will listen to the archives this weekend. Was in/out of zoom and work yesterday and missed Solo's group call, popped in for a grand total of like 15min.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:31am chresti:

Avatar 11:32am shangri-lounge:

Gaylord, have you seen the surf/exotica/instro 45's section at rebel rouser? it's really quite good! i've only just finally made it over there to look. fair prices.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:32am chresti:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:32am Gaylord Fields:

Otis, in the '80s the Sally Ann bins were my go-to for collecting music I thought literally no one else was into. And then as the years passed I discovered the bins bare and the prices jacked up. Nonetheless, for the few I paid $50 and up in recent times, there are dozens I paid 50¢ for in the past.
Avatar 11:32am Little Danny:

Singapore Sling on the XYR.
Avatar 11:33am Feldpausch:

That song by The Sound Breakers deserves some applause
Avatar 11:34am Otis Fodder:

It all balances out over time Gaylord, totally. Fond memories for sure, before the first RE/Search ISM books and space-age early-mid 90s reissues. I blame the Catalog of Curiosities for inflated prices. Haaaaa.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:34am Gaylord Fields:

I haven't been to Rebel Rouser since pre-pandemic times! Maybe you and I should double-mask and meet up there!
Avatar 11:35am shangri-lounge:

Yess, that would be awesome!!
Avatar 11:36am Otis Fodder:

My go to in the late 80s was Rasputin's in Berkeley for cheapo bins, round about 1987-1989. Around the corner another shop Leopold's was the spot for hip hop too.
Avatar 11:36am shangri-lounge:

Gotta dip for a zoom meeting - be back soon!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:36am Gaylord Fields:

Shelley, it's a date! Let's figure out the deets offline. Talk soon!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:38am chresti:

Otis, I used to go to Rasputin's in the 80s, whenever I was visiting my family up there.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:40am Rich in Washington:

Endless Summer is the On Any Sunday of surf movies.
Avatar 11:41am Otis Fodder:

I remember they always had bins out front with the quarter to 50 cent items. Discovered a lot of cool stuff that way. Helped too as I was a super broke mofo at that time.
Avatar 11:41am Otis Fodder:

We dance the Ungawa Unfurl in chat.
Avatar 11:42am Little Danny:

Haha, Rich, totally!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:43am Rich in Washington:

I still have dreams of my first used record store - House of Vagabonds - with its 50¢ bins in its basement, just acres of records. I could spend an entire Saturday flipping through the crates. Just amazing records, too, as no one in the mid 80s cared about records anymore.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:43am Franco Twinkie:

Otis, In the mid- seventies I would sleep in my car next to Rasputin's. I was scared to sleep in Peoples Park.
  11:44am P-90:

Loving this classic Debussy-style orientalism
Avatar 11:45am ARB:

Preparing the wharf for a shark sacrifice later
Avatar 11:46am Little Danny:

There'll be some more Debussy-ian moments today, P-90. Nicely spotted.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:47am Franco Twinkie:

Avatar 11:48am ARB:

Love this tune!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:49am chresti:

It has an Egyptian Reggae feeling to it. Great.
Avatar 11:49am Little Danny:

Classic sea-death-suicide dirge!
Avatar 11:50am worldsworstrecords:

Got to pop off for a while... getting close to dinner time here! fabulous tunes, Little Danny: I'll catch the rest of the show in the archive tomorrow
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:50am notsoKWYET:

loved that one... wow
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:51am Franco Twinkie:

Dinner is a funny concept right now.
Avatar 11:52am Sem:

Along for the ride. Hello, Little D, and all.
Avatar 11:52am worldsworstrecords:

food should be fun, Franco!
Avatar 11:52am Constance De Witt:

Hello LD and friends, looking forward tuning in the music and tuning out of my mind.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:53am Franco Twinkie:

Hey Connie, more diaper talk tonight?
Avatar 11:53am shangri-lounge:

hellooo, constance
Avatar 11:54am Little Danny:

Hi Sem, hi Constance! Escape vessels for everybody!
Avatar 11:54am ARB:

Got your email Darryl, thank you! See you soon!
Avatar 11:54am Little Danny:

@Franco: There was diaper talk and I wasn't invited?
  11:56am Martinibomb:

Hi Little Danny! Love your show - long time listener - super happy to have you here in the Jungle Room! <3 <3 <3
Avatar 11:56am Little Danny:

Thanks, and thanks Martini Bomb! Well chuffed to be here.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:56am WR:

interesting inclusion: Pearson.
Avatar 11:56am Constance De Witt:

Hi Shangri-La! Franco - if you like it that much, I can do custom content?!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:57am Franco Twinkie:

Danny, It was so funny we all put on diapers, just in case.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:57am notsoKWYET:

Love Mickey Roker's drumming on this ... so crisp --- beautiful playing on the hats
Avatar 11:58am Little Danny:

Yes, so crisp, NSK, and such a lovely, spacious production.
  12:01pm dano59:

Nice set ... bouncy stuff!
Avatar 12:01pm Domenic:

BTW, did the Sheena crew see this article? WFMU mentioned. www.radioworld.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:01pm chresti:

Hi Constance! Having been a caregiver of a baby as a mother, I will never ask someone to change more diapers.
Avatar 12:01pm Little Danny:

Dano! Nice to see you here bud.
Avatar 12:02pm Little Danny:

Franco y Chresti: did you ever cross paths with Cleo Knight of Green Power? Very Los Angeles.
Avatar 12:04pm Little Danny:

Though Green Power might have been before your time/s.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:05pm chresti:

Not I, LD.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:05pm Franco Twinkie:

No, I don't know anything about Cleo, but I now feel compelled to find out.
Avatar 12:06pm shangri-lounge:

Love this one!
Avatar 12:08pm Little Danny:

@Franco: you'll see some nice clippings and posts about it on the 'net. The Maui Loa 45 was sold as a fundraiser for Green Power.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:08pm chresti:

Green Power love-ins? before my time in LA
Avatar 12:09pm Otis Fodder:

Rich, House of Vagabonds sounds amazing. Was that a Portland shop?
Avatar 12:10pm ARB:

Thanks for the link Dom, hadn't seen that yet
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:10pm chresti:

I did see General Hershey Bar in Hollywood, though, on the bus.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:13pm Franco Twinkie:

Danny, I was only eleven years old when he was Cleo was active. But the scene at Griffith Park continued for years. I went to one Love-in there by the carousel when The Doors were rumored to play. They didn't.
Avatar 12:13pm Paper Kosmonaut:

Avatar 12:17pm Otis Fodder:

LD, this is all sounding so nice this AM turning Afternoon.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:18pm Franco Twinkie:

Yes! there were lots of people banging on drums in the park. School buses with gods eyes and trash everywhere.
Avatar 12:20pm Little Danny:

Hi Paper K!
Avatar 12:21pm Little Danny:

Thank you Otis!
Avatar 12:21pm shangri-lounge:

Digging this Ruth Robin tune.
Avatar 12:21pm Little Danny:

Man what is a Love-In without indiscriminate drumming?
Avatar 12:22pm Little Danny:

Thanks Shelley! So am I!
Avatar 12:22pm Paper Kosmonaut:

Indeed nice tunes! I'll be in my kitchen making dinner with these sounds in the background.
Avatar 12:23pm Otis Fodder:

If Numero put out a volume 2 for 'Technicolor Paradise', this show could be it!
Avatar 12:23pm shangri-lounge:

I'm still looking for Technicolor Paradise on vinyl! (For a fair price.)
Avatar 12:24pm shangri-lounge:

The discogs prices are thru the roof!
Avatar 12:24pm shangri-lounge:

I did snag a copy of the daiquiri dirges lp as a consolation though. :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:24pm Franco Twinkie:

Danny, also daisy chains. everyone would hold hands and run around in a big circle.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:26pm notsoKWYET:

This is such an elegant 'exotica' -- loving every minute of it
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:28pm notsoKWYET:

exotica playlist*
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:28pm notsoKWYET:

OH wow... this version of Ebb Tide was the soundtrack to my summer
Avatar 12:28pm Feldpausch:

Unable to leave my seat and miss one second of this show
Avatar 12:28pm shangri-lounge:

This is the most beautiful version of Ebb Tide. And, it's so funny to me that Houston & Dorsey were a comedy duo. Capable of this.
Avatar 12:28pm Little Danny:

Epic version!
Avatar 12:29pm Little Danny:

@shelley: More like "comedy"
Avatar 12:29pm Otis Fodder:

Shangri - It's crazy how prices soar. A friend and I pre-ordered the box set through a local shop. It's such a fantastic set. Love Numero.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:29pm notsoKWYET:

my roommate and I went to the beach almost every day this summer for the sunset... and we would bring a speaker and play tunes for people around us --- and as the sun started setting we would put on some exotica and then the big moment was when we rode our bikes alone the board walk... and this would always be the first song we played --- and people would be stopped in their tracks because it was such a mood and no one plays anything but loud in your face music in public anymore.
Avatar 12:30pm Little Danny:

I love that nsK! Nothing else quite like this version, in my experience.
Avatar 12:31pm shangri-lounge:

Good move, Otis. I'm hoping they'll reissue it. There are rumors! But, who knows. Luckily, it's easy to listen to on Spotify in the meantime.
Avatar 12:31pm spodiodi:

yeah, this song sounds great. great mood, indeed
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:35pm notsoKWYET:

@Otis - which boxset --- the one with Ebb Tide or the Technicolor Paradise?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:36pm Franco Twinkie:

Dance Of The Sea Monster is a great cut on this album. They get a lot more free jazz.
Avatar 12:36pm Otis Fodder:

Technicolor Paradise
Avatar 12:37pm Otis Fodder:

...but I also love the cabinet series too! www.numerogroup.com...
Avatar 12:37pm Little Danny:

It's a great album, Franco. Just free enough for me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:38pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

wonderful set, Li'l Danny!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:38pm notsoKWYET:

I was so lucky --- i got the only copy that came into Sonic Boom.... now it's so damn expensive on discogs
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:38pm notsoKWYET:

Love that NuLeaf comp Otis --- i used one song from it in my weather segment on Aloha --- can't remember if it got played
Avatar 12:38pm shangri-lounge:

Cool, I bookmarked that one on spotify Otis.
Avatar 12:39pm shangri-lounge:

I'm a fan of Numero's Wayfaring Strangers series, as well.
Avatar 12:39pm Otis Fodder:

NuLeaf is on my list to pick up. Have 4 others in the series, minus nu and synth.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:40pm notsoKWYET:

of course! the backroads country wayfaring strangers - with the neon sign --- is one of my favs
Avatar 12:40pm Little Danny:

Thank you Mx. Granny!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:40pm notsoKWYET:

@Otis - you must really be into the older Numero release Purple Snow - Forecasting The Minneapolis Sound
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:40pm notsoKWYET:

Hi Mx Granny!
Avatar 12:41pm Otis Fodder:

Yes, very much so. Prince being one of my favs, picked up the box lps for purple snow.
Avatar 12:41pm Otis Fodder:

Shangri - I love Wayfaring. Favs would be Guitar Soli and Cosmic American
Avatar 12:43pm Otis Fodder:

Danny - Love this Tamba 4 album, next to Samba Blim... will always have shelf spots.
Avatar 12:44pm Domenic:

Working from home and enjoying this!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:44pm zivilars:

Aloha everybody – weekend is finally here
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:44pm notsoKWYET:

second the Tamba 4 love
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:44pm zivilars:

very relaxing song
Avatar 12:45pm Otis Fodder:

Numero had that crazy $6 CD sale last year, picked up a 15 or so titles when they were moving cds out the door and ready to focus on vinyl. I love sales like that. I saw Dustygroove still have a lot of cheap Numero CDs too.
Avatar 12:45pm solo mon:

Alo heyyy everyone!
Avatar 12:46pm BC Sterrett:

This is really great shtuff!
Avatar 12:46pm Little Danny:

Me too Otis! The CT production really works with their harmonies.
Avatar 12:46pm Otis Fodder:

Ungawa Solo & BC!
Avatar 12:46pm Little Danny:

Hello Zivilars, Solo Mon, and BCS!
Avatar 12:46pm Otis Fodder:

Aloha zivilars and Granny way up there, I see ya!
Avatar 12:47pm BC Sterrett:

Hey there Danny
Avatar 12:47pm Sem:

^yesyesyes, shtuff of greatness.
Avatar 12:47pm BC Sterrett:

I'm having internet problems and outages here. I hope I can get this resolved before the next show...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:48pm zivilars:

Hey Otis, hope everything is fine! @BC Sterrett: Counting on you!
Avatar 12:49pm Leland Meadows:

Popping in to say, I am doing a new wave to you all alongside the New Wave Orchestra.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:49pm zivilars:

Hi Little Danny!
Avatar 12:49pm spodiodi:

*waves @Lele*
Avatar 12:51pm Constance De Witt:

I have a disco version of that song? Must be a classic.
Avatar 12:51pm Constance De Witt:

Oh non, Leland, this kind of music brings me sad memories, sad memories of losing at backgammon.
Avatar 12:52pm Otis Fodder:

Constance, I removed the Pecan Pie from the freezer and it is defrosting for after supper.
  12:53pm jimmytallow:

This is amazing! Thanks and Aloha from North Carolina 🌴🌊🙏
Avatar 12:54pm Ursula1000:

Sorry I'm late. Did you run out of parasols?
Avatar 12:54pm Otis Fodder:

Constance, Leland gave me the house key to remove the pie.
Avatar 12:54pm Leland Meadows:

Yes Constance, Otis has returned the key to me.
Avatar 12:55pm Little Danny:

Thanks Jimmy T! Right back atcha buddy!
Avatar 12:55pm Little Danny:

Never too late, Ursula. Delighted.
Avatar 12:55pm Otis Fodder:

I'm going back to sitting under this shade tree with Leland.

Hi Ursula! Nice 101 Strings/Les Baxter album you played yesterday!
Avatar 12:56pm Leland Meadows:

Will take a nap under this shade tree, so many coconuts above.
Avatar 12:56pm shangri-lounge:

a great song to practice singing by...in the shower!
Avatar 12:57pm Ursula1000:

à votre service Otis!
Avatar 1:00pm StringOFperils:

I love that Henry Kaalekahi recording. Nice one! Hello! Aloha.
Avatar 1:02pm ARB:

Hello SOp, Ursula, Leland, Connie and all before! I've been free-diving this past set, just resurfaced.
Avatar 1:07pm ARB:

Huge thanks to you for joining us!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:08pm notsoKWYET:

Can't believe I wasn't following you on Insta Little Danny!
Avatar 1:08pm ARB:

Speedo says hello Little Danny and sends thanks for playing Eden!
Avatar 1:08pm Little Danny:

Hi SoP!
Avatar 1:08pm Otis Fodder:

Thank you Little Danny. Nice to have more DJs join us all in the Jungle Room!
Avatar 1:09pm shangri-lounge:

Yess, thank YOU, Danny.
Avatar 1:09pm Constance De Witt:

Yes, thank YOU for delighting us with your wonderful set.
Avatar 1:09pm ARB:

That was what we call in the islands a "Sky Buster"
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:09pm chresti:

Avatar 1:10pm solo mon:

I’m eden this up.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:12pm Franco Twinkie:

The sound of bubbles is an under used effect in surf music.
Avatar 1:12pm ARB:

Courtesy of Bubbles Inc
Avatar 1:13pm Little Danny:

Bubble sounds play when I walk into the room.
Avatar 1:13pm spodiodi:

i love bubbles. set up an air pump in a big glass vase-bowl thing just for the bubbles
Avatar 1:14pm shangri-lounge:

so ~*ephemeral*~
Avatar 1:14pm spodiodi:

hah, that's great, LD
Avatar 1:14pm Little Danny:

Sea horses on my laptop, messin' with my shit.
  1:15pm P-90:

“Enchantment”, a nice example of the whole “Summer Place” genre...
Avatar 1:17pm Little Danny:

@P-90: totally. There are also a couple of other versions of "Enchantment" AKA "Enchanted Sea" I almost pulled out.
Avatar 1:20pm shangri-lounge:

those waves sound very telstar-like.
  1:20pm Martinibomb:

just the kinda show I really luv - been spacing out doing a ton of work
Avatar 1:21pm solo mon:

Oooo this one!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:22pm notsoKWYET:

HELLooooOOOoHey @Solo
Avatar 1:24pm Little Danny:

Many sound effect intros and outros make the DJ's life easier.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:26pm Franco Twinkie:

This makes me want to jump off the end of the pier and start swimming towards the setting sun.
Avatar 1:27pm Ursula1000:

You think Walt was tired of getting polka requests? We thought this was a Lawrence Welk show!
Avatar 1:28pm Little Danny:

Waiving herewith all responsibility, Franco. Please check with Chresti before doing anything.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:28pm chresti:

Haha U1000.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:29pm chresti:

Franco, do it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:30pm Franco Twinkie:

She'll say anything to get me out of the house.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:30pm chresti:

The dyslexic reading of Walt Lawrence @Ursula
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:30pm notsoKWYET:

is there a specific collectors term for this kinda music?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:31pm notsoKWYET:

I know they call it tremelo guitar and it often comes out of doo wop ... but
Avatar 1:31pm solo mon:

Surf stroll?
Avatar 1:31pm Little Danny:

Haha, chresti. Did you let Franco out of his cage for activity time?
Avatar 1:32pm solo mon:

Sounds like a Shannon and the clams song without the vocals
Avatar 1:32pm spodiodi:

ahhh yes
Avatar 1:34pm Little Danny:

@nsK: short answer, no! I call a lot of music "atmospheric" and leave it at that.
Avatar 1:34pm spodiodi:

the viking of 6th ave ftw
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:35pm chresti:

Yes, Danny, I let him out a long time ago, he won't leave!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:36pm Franco Twinkie:

True that. I'm rolled up in the corner like a pill bug.
Avatar 1:37pm Little Danny:

❤️❤️ Love you two ❤️❤️
Avatar 1:39pm di isopod:

i agree w LD <3 <3
  1:39pm P-90:

“And anemones gazed upon me” nice tongue-twister. Also: cool image...
  1:42pm Andres:

Hey Danny! Did not know there was good surfing to be had in Devon, England.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:42pm chresti:

LD and spodi <3<3
Avatar 1:44pm shangri-lounge:

i would risk getting kicked out of this high school dance for being overage.
Avatar 1:44pm BC Sterrett:

I came up with a temporary power source for the internet. I should be ready in 15.
Avatar 1:45pm BC Sterrett:

This Aloha episode is amazing. I need to re-listen to this again!
Avatar 1:47pm Little Danny:

Thanks BC!
Avatar 1:48pm Domenic:

Aloha Friday's has been a great idea, and getting folks from the other streams to come in as "guest stars" and do a set.
Avatar 1:48pm BC Sterrett:

Danny do you do another show on FMU?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:48pm Franco Twinkie:

Surfin' cha cha with a rubbery steel guitar, wow!
  1:48pm Martinibomb:

like super radical funtastic show today doodski bro!
Avatar 1:49pm Little Danny:

@BC: wfmu.org...
Avatar 1:51pm solo mon:

If anyone ever wondered what it sounds like in my head - Colleen
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:51pm WR:

i think the hallucinations are being triggered by the bells
Avatar 1:51pm Little Danny:

I love Colleen so much.
Avatar 1:52pm spodiodi:

caught some of your show last night, Little Danny. thanks for that and today. nice tunes!
Avatar 1:52pm Constance De Witt:

solo mon I wish I were in your head. In here, it sounds like The Eagles
Avatar 1:52pm Little Danny:

Thanks Spodi, always nice to have you!
Avatar 1:52pm solo mon:

spodi is that a potato bug ?!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:52pm Franco Twinkie:

After you towel off, come to the fire pit for a hunk of roasted Martian served on a corn tortilla.
Avatar 1:53pm spodiodi:

haha Constance
Avatar 1:53pm BC Sterrett:

Thanks, I will definitely be checking out your show!
Avatar 1:53pm solo mon:

Oh no Constance is it the neighbors again? The ones that were blaring Paul Simon???
Avatar 1:53pm spodiodi:

soloooooo moooon, yes ( and aloooooohaaaa)
Avatar 1:54pm spodiodi:

i put it back on since Franco mentioned pill bug (or potato bug or isopod)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:55pm WR:

ya got some salsa Verde to go with that Franco? yum.
Avatar 1:55pm Paper Kosmonaut:

that's my spirit animal.
Avatar 1:55pm solo mon:

I was thinking one had to be inspired by the other!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:56pm Franco Twinkie:

Spodi, that looks like the picture from my drivers license!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:56pm Gaylord Fields:

Good heavens, is this really coming to a close? This has been spectacular, and I'm certain I will be revisiting this archive as a tonic for whatever ails me. Thank you, Little Danny, as well as Sheena, for making this a thing that was and always will be.
Avatar 1:56pm spodiodi:

tsa agent once told me i looked like a gangster in mine, Franco :-B
  1:57pm Andres:

Thanks, Danny! Glad I stumbled in today. That Houston and Dorsey was my highlight!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:57pm notsoKWYET:

So So SO DAMN good Little Danny... Thank You.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:58pm chresti:

Thanks for the cool blue flame aloha party, Danny!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:58pm WR:

thank you Little Danny!
Avatar 1:58pm ARB:

Little Danny it's been such a pleasure, thanks so much for this set! See you on Thursday evenings!
Avatar 1:58pm spodiodi:

aloha, Little Danny!
Avatar 1:58pm Otis Fodder:

Fantastic journey in sound today Danny. Have a lovely weekend and thanks for joining us!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:58pm Franco Twinkie:

If I start walking I could be on the Venice pier by Saturday afternoon. Care to join me Danny?
Avatar 1:59pm BC Sterrett:

Keep things rollin' right here next: wfmu.org...
  2:00pm P-90:

Many thanks @Little Danny, this was an A+++.
A home run. Out of the park even. A joy and a stone gas from beginning to end.
Avatar 2:00pm Constance De Witt:

Lovely set, as expected, thanks, LD
  2:00pm jimmytallow:

Avatar 2:00pm Little Danny:

Thank you lovelies! See y'all around!
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