September 5

The Songs of Summer #102: ‘EXOTICA’ by Martin Denny

martin-denny-exoticaI can’t possibly let this Songs of Summer List go incomplete without at least one classic exotica track; I figure if I’m only going to include one, I might as well use the song that gave its name to an entire movement of kitschy music.

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June 8

The Songs of Summer Day Six: ‘Summer Song’ by The Karminsky Experience Inc.

karminsky-experience-snapshotSome songs don’t even need lyrics to evoke the perfect summer mood. Some of my very favorite summery songs are instrumentals, and here’s the first one to show up on my Songs of Summer Extravaganza (or Experiment in Patience, maybe.)

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