Spaghetti and Meatballs Playlist

“i just love italian restaurants they play all my favorite music”

this is what mom declared last week as we had lunch at digiacinto’s.  years ago for a spaghetti bash at my house i made a playlist i felt embodied the italian-american spirit aka all the dean martin and frank sinatra i had on hand.  and here those songs are for you.  i highly suggest pairing excellent songs to enhance you cooking experience.


1.  Come Fly With Me — Frank Sinatra

2.  Mambo Italiano — Rosemary Clooney

3.  Oh Marie — Louis Prima

4.  That’s Amore — Dean Martin

5.  Beyond the Sea — Bobby Darin

6.  I’ve Got You Under My Skin — Frank Sinatra

7.  Banana Split For My Baby — Louis Prima

8.  Come On-A My House — Rosemary Clooney

9.  Volare — Dean Martin

10.  Give Me the Simple Life — Rosemary Clooney

11.  Jump, Jive, An’Wail — Louis Prima

12.  Ain’t That a Kick In the Head — Dean Martin

13.  Blame It On the Bossa Nova — eydie Gormé

14.  Twistin the Night Away — Sam Cooke

songs to stir your appetite

besides cooking, dancing should be a priority activity in the kitchen

If You Wanna Be Happy — Jimmy Soul

Come On-A My House —Rosemary Clooney

Paw Paw Patch Revisited — Big Smith

Look at Them Beans — Johnny Cash

Cocoanut Woman — Harry Belafonte

Old Joe’s Place — the Folksmen

Green Onions — Booker T and the MG’s

Having a Party — Sam Cooke

That’s Amore — Dean Martin

I’m a Woman — Peggy Lee

Come On In My Kitchen — Crooked Still

Thank God I’m a Country Boy — John Denver