Atomic Tiki Lounge

The home of Thrift Shop Vinyl...

jnative4.gifWELCOME TO THE ATOMIC TIKI LOUNGE! EVERY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT 3:00, 680 KOMW BRINGS YOU YOUR FAVORITE EASY LISTENING, NOVELTY, SPACE-AGE POP, EXOTICA, AND "JET-SET" SOUNDS FROM THE 1950s, 1960s, AND 1970s!

WE ALSO FEATURE "RETRO-MERCIALS", MOVIE TRAILER CLIPS, AND "THRIFT- SHOP VINYL" SOUND BITES THAT ADD TO THE FUN, QUIRKY AMBIENCE!

AT THE LOUNGE, YOU'LL HEAR MARTIN DENNY, RAY CONNIFF, PERCY FAITH, JUAN GARCIA ESQUIVEL, LES BAXTER, JULIE LONDON, SERGIO MENDES, ARTHUR LYMAN, BERT KAEMPFERT, YMA SUMAC, ENNIO MORRICONE, BILLY MAY, AND MANY MORE OF THE TRUE "MASTERS OF LOUNGE", ALL FROM THE COLLECTION OF YOUR HOST, STEVE LAUGHERY!

   PLEASE NOTE: The schedule below reflects our current planned programming.  On rare occasion, The Atomic Tiki Lounge may be preempted for sports coverage, or other special broadcasts.






  FOR NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER, THE ATOMIC TIKI LOUNGE HAS SWITCHED TO IT'S SHORTER "WINTER SHOWS" - THE SAME GREAT (?) MUSIC, NOW IN A SMALLER, EASIER-TO-SWALLOW CAPLET!


    December 5, 2014 - Featuring June Christy wishing us all "The Merriest"; Wayne Newton's cover of "Jingle Bell Rock"; a "Christmas Alphabet Medley" from Spike Jones; Bing Crosby teamed with The Andrews Sisters for "Mele Kalikimaka"; Art Mooney's Orchestra teamed with little Barry Gordon for "Nuttin' for Christmas", AND Art Carney presenting a hip/cool rendition of "T'was the Night Before Christmas"!


   December 12, 2014 - Featuring "Christmas Kisses" from Ray Anthony; "Christmas Time is Here" by Vince Guaraldi; Nat 'King' Cole's wonderful rendition of Mel Torme's "The Christmas Song"; Bob Archer and the Dinning Sisters taking us to "Christmas Island", and Burl Ives with "A Holly Jolly Christmas"!  PLUS!  Lambert, Hendricks and Ross pay tribute to Pogo with "Deck Us All With Boston Charlie'!


   December 19, 2014 - Featuring Percy Faith's "We Need a Little Christmas" and "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"; Bing Crosby taking us on a "Sleigh Ride"; Ray Conniff's "Here We Come A-Caroling" and "The Real Meaning of Christmas"; two from The Jackie Gleason Orchestra ("You're All I Want for Christmas", and "The Christmas Song"), and Martin Denny's "Exotic Night"!


   December 26, 2014 - Featuring Peggy Lee taking us through a "Winter Wonderland"; Julie London commenting on our "Warm December"; Nancy Wilson asking "What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?"; Dean Martin assuring us "I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm", and Guy Lombardo with "Auld Lang Syne" (of course!)!