In this 53nd installment of the wedding cocktail hour playlist series, we turn our attention to the mysteries of outer space and exciting world of space exploration. It’s just a matter of time before an adventurous couple is married in outer space. In the meantime, this playlist would be ideal for astronomers, scientists and those with a love of thematic pop, downtempo electronica and classical music.
For a signature drink, DJ Gregg Ambient has selected an “Astronaut” – a sweet cocktail combining pineapple juice, Sprite and rum. To learn how to mix an Astronaut, click here. Keep in mind that there is zero gravity in space, so you’ll need to sip your cocktail from a straw to avoid having it float through the air!
The Space Travelers Wedding Cocktail Hour Playlist – Compiled by DJ Gregg Ambient
Sound Clip of Apollo 11’s Moon Landing in 1969 (sound clip)
Space Maker – Air (electronic)
Space Oddity (The Munk Machine Remix) – David Bowie (electronic)
Rocket Man – Elton John (pop)
Under the Milky Way – The Church (80s/New Wave)
The Scientist – Coldplay (alternative rock)
Vincent (Starry, Starry Night) – Don McLean (folk)
Rachel’s Song – Vangelis (classical/soundtrack)
Music for the Lonely – Jamie Myerson (electronica/drum n’ bass)
Satellite Serenade (Transasian Express Mix) – Suzuki K1>>7.5cc (electronica)
Landing Boots – DJ Shiftee (downtempo electronica)
Walking on the Moon – The Police (rock)
Moonbathing – Tom Middleton (ambient electronica). Click here to read our artist profile on Tom Middleton.
2001: A Space Odyssey – Richard Strauss (classical/sountrack)
Mars, the Bringer of War (from the Planets) – Gustav Holst (classical)
Throne Room (end title from Star Wars) – John Williams (classical/soundtrack)
Exploration of Space (Club Mix) – Cosmic Gate (trance)
Silence (DJ Tiesto’s In Search of Sunrise Remix) – Delerium f/ Sara McLachlan (trance)
12:18 – Global Communication (downtempo ambient electronica)
Are you Sun? – Apel (downtempo ambient electronica). Click here to read our artist profile on Apel.
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