Atomic Age Cocktail Party

Far Away Places (1083)

Atomic Age logo with an illustration of island with an ocean liner sailing in the distance . Text reads Episode 1083 Far Away Places

What we’re exploring this time around are those far away places via popular music of the hi-fi era. It's an hour filled with songs about various places around the globe. We'll travel to Spain, the Middle East, Africa, the Caribbean, and may other places near and far. We’ll hear from Abbe Lane, Lawrence Welk, Pérez Prado, Judy Garland and more.


Title Artist Album
Far Away Places Margaret Whiting The Capitol Collector's Series
A Night in Tunisia June Christy Big Band Specials
Calcutta Lawrence Welk And His Orchestra The Lawrence Welk Collection 1938-62
Song of India Neal Hefti Concert Miniatures
Port Said Milton Rogers The Jet Set - Ports Of Call
In A Persian Market Sammy Davis Jr. A Treasury Of Golden Hits
Baghdad 101 Strings East Of Suez
In a Little Spanish Town Abbe Lane The Lady In Red
Madrid Nat King Cole 45 single
La Puerta Del Sol Enoch Light Big Band Bossa Nova
Haiti Richard Hayman Voodoo!
Daktari Shelly Manne Daktari
Mozambique Les Baxter Tamboo!
Island in The West Indies Judy Garland The Unforgettable Judy Garland (Original Sound Track Recording From The Judy Garland T.V. Show)
Jamaica Art Mooney Cha-Cha-Cha With Art Mooney
Midnight in Jamaica PĂ©rez Prado Exotic Suite Of The Americas
Kingston Calypso Count Basie & His Orchestra Basie Meets Bond
It's A Big Wide Wonderful World! Peggy Lee Mink Jazz