Party Playlists

Here are three excellent sound tracks for three different gatherings, with cocktails to match.

Birthday Bash for 75

Music selections by B.R. Guest music director Todd Mallis.


  • All Dave All Night
  • Bumblebee
  • Azteca


Artist Song Download
Dusty Springfield Wishin’ and Hopin’ Dusty Springfield - Ultimate Collection: Dusty Springfield - Wishin' and Hopin'
Les Nubians Makeda Les Nubians - Muzik of the Mind and Spirit - a Concept Compilation - Makeda - Les Nubians
Marcos Valle Crickets Sing for Anamaria Marcos Valle - Samba '68 - Crickets Sing for Anamaria
Andrew Bird Skin Is, My Andrew Bird - The Mysterious Production of Eggs - Skin Is, My
Gnarls Barkley Smiley Faces Gnarls Barkley - St. Elsewhere - Smiley Faces
Yo La Tengo The Race Is On Again Yo La Tengo - I Am Not Afraid of You and I Will Beat Your Ass - The Race Is On Again
Grand National Peanut Dreams Grand National - Kicking the National Habit - Peanut Dreams
Primitive Radio Gods Standing Outside a Broken Phone Booth with Money in My Hand Primitive Radio Gods - Rocket - Standing Outside a Broken Phone Booth With Money In My Hand
The Ditty Bops Gentle Sheep The Ditty Bops - The Ditty Bops - Gentle Sheep
Phoenix If I Ever Feel Better Phoenix - United - If I Ever Feel Better
Jem They Jem - Finally Woken - They

Cocktail Party for 25

Music selections by restaurateur Stephen Starr.



Artist Song Download
The Knickerbockers Lies The Knickerbockers - Best of The Knickerbockers - Lies
Wolfmother Woman Wolfmother - Wolfmother - Woman
Paul Revere & the Raiders Kicks Paul Revere & The Raiders - Greatest Hits - Kicks
Bob Dylan Forever Young Bob Dylan - Dylan - Forever Young
The Killers Mr. Brightside The Killers - Hot Fuss - Mr. Brightside
The Hollies Bus Stop The Hollies - The Hollies' Greatest Hits - Bus Stop
Joni Mitchell River Joni Mitchell - Blue - River
T. Rex Jeepster T. Rex - Electric Warrior - Jeepster
Neil Young Southern Man Neil Young - After the Goldrush - Southern Man
The Ramones I Wanna Be Sedated The Ramones - Weird Tales of the Ramones - I Wanna Be Sedated

Dinner Party for 8

Music selections by Audiostile’s Jeremy Abrams.



Artist Song Download
Charlie Hunter Quartet More Than This Charlie Hunter Quartet - Songs from the Analog Playground - More Than This
Jamie Cullum Wind Cries Mary Jamie Cullum - Twentysomething - Wind Cries Mary
Bossacucanova Previsão Bossacucanova - Uma Batida Diferente - Previsão
Cesaria Evora Petit Pays (Château Flight Remix) Césaria Évora - Club Sodade - Petit Pays
Madeleine Peyroux Don't Wait Too Long Madeleine Peyroux - Careless Love - Don't Wait Too Long
Katie Melua Just Like Heaven Katie Melua - Piece By Piece - Just Like Heaven
Feist Inside and Out Feist - Let It Die - Inside and Out
Sergio Mendes Let Me (Remix from Timeless) Sergio Mendes & Brasil '65 - Best of Sergio Mendes and Brasil '65 - Let Me
Paul Anka True Paul Anka - Rock Swings - True
Si Sé Mariposa en Havana Si*Sé - More Shine - Mariposa en Havana
Bent & Billie Holiday Speak Low (Bent Remix) Bent & Billie Holiday - Verve Remixed 3 - Speak Low
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