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1950-1969 All things mid century.

I´m Begining To See The Light

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Gerry Mulligan Quartet w/Chet Baker - I’m Beginning To See The Light - The Original Sessions (1952-1953)

Undun

Unlimited Cool # 23  ”Undun” by The Guess Who 

1969

Give Me the Simple Life

Unlimited Cool #22

June Christy; “Give Me the Simple Life”

I Will Wait For You

Unlimited Cool #21 

Connie Francis-I Will Wait For You

My Only Man

Unlimited Cool #20

My Only Man

Helen Merrill

You Only Live Twice

Unlimited Cool #19  ”You Only Live Twice” 1967

Nancy Sinatra 


Song can be heard during the closing scene of Mad Men Season 5 finale; Episode 13-“The Phantom

Fever

Unlimited Cool #18  ”Fever” by Peggy Lee

Signed D.C.

Unlimited Cool #17 

Signed D.C. by Love 


can be heard on Mad Men episode #404 The Rejected as Peggy Olsen attends an underground artists party this song is the background music.

This song rocks my world!

My Funny Valentine

Unlimited Cool #16 

My Funny Valentine

Chet Baker 

Wives and Lovers

Unlimited Cool #15  ”Wives and Lovers” Jack Jones 

can also be heard on Mad Men, A Musical Companion; Disc 2, track 3.

Trust In Me

Unlimited Cool #14  ”Trust In Me” Etta James

(as heard on Mad Men-Season #4 episode #12 "Blowing Smoke")

Zou Bisou, Bisou

Unlimited Cool #13  ”Zou Bisou, Bisou”  Gillian Hills


This song is played on the Season 5 Premier of Mad Men. You can enjoy the scene HERE! 

Roughly translated, “zou” is a casual exclamation and “bisou” is a sweet kissa peck on the cheek to say hello and goodbye. So the lyrics hash out to:

Oh! Kiss kiss / My God, they are sweet! / …Oh! Kiss kiss / the sound of kisses /…Oh! Kiss kiss /…That means, I confess / But yes, I love only you!



Fly Me to the Moon

Unlimited Cool #12  

Julie London-Fly Me to the Moon

Almost Blue

Unlimited Cool #11

Chet Baker,” Almost Blue “

Autumn Leaves

Unlimited Cool #10  "Autumn Leaves"

Chet Baker & Ruth Young