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Mouse Lounge -- Season 3 -- Episode 01 (((HEADPHONES STRONGLY RECOMMENDED))) Season 3 of the Mouse Lounge opens with a Holiday Audio Extravaganza. Feast on these sumptuous Christmastime treats:


Magic of Christmas at Disneyland: Mickeys Nutcracker


Live at Disneyland: Haunted Mansion Holiday (Recorded live at Disneyland 11-23-2008)


Claude Thornhill & His Orchestra: Snowfall (Excerpt)


Disney's California Adventure: LuminAria (On-board Audio: December, 2001)


Live at Disneyland: Castle Lighting Ceremony (Recorded live at Disneyland 11-23-2008)


Live at Disneyland: Small World Lighting (Recorded live at Disneyland 12-23-2007)


Live at Disneyland: it's a small world holiday (Recorded live at Disneyland 11-23-2008)


Mouse Lounge Mega Mix: Disneylands, Believe in Holiday Magic


Walt Disney World: The Adventurers Club Holiday Hoopla! (Recorded live on Pleasure Island, December 16, 2007)


Epcot: Holiday Illuminations (Holiday Tag Excerpt)


Walt Disney World: Magic Kingdom -- Holiday Wishes


Easter Egg: Thurl Ravenscroft - Do You Believe in Santa Claus


Gary Chambers
805-215-0277
The Mouse Lounge
http://www.mouselounge.com
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The Mouse Lounge is a fan-based podcast and is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company or its subsidiaries. Non factual statements made by the Mouse Lounge hosts, Gary Chambers and his guests are their current opinions only and are subject to change without notice. All copyrighted material used with permission or under the Fair Use Doctrine in Section 107 of the United States Copyright Act. Although the information in this program is believed to be reliable, Mr. Chambers, and Mouselounge.com do not make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness, nor do they assess, verify or guarantee the suitability of information.

Direct download: ml_s03_ep01.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:47pm PDT

Mouse Lounge -- Epsiode 040 -- August 11, 2008 (((HEADPHONES STRONGLY RECOMMENDED)))


This week, the Mouse Lounge treats you like royalty as we explore the story and castle of Cinderella and we take you on part three in our look behind the scenes of the Magic Kingdom on the Keys to the Kingdom tour. Also, a full docket of Disney News from departments Entertainment, Theme Parks East, Theme Parks West, and Business.


Each week, in From the Vault we sample a clip from a classic Disney film, short, television or radio program, or Disneyland Record. This week, from Walt Disney Record’s Storyteller series,1958s Cinderella, featuring a not quite Jiminy Cricket and the original cast.


From the Disney Family Museum: Learn about the art, music, and history behind the landmark film then about the iconic castle at the heart of the Magic Kingdom.


Each week we present a high definition ride-through from a Disney Park East or a Disney Park West. This week from the Magic Kingdom’s forecourt stage, enjoy, Dream Along with Mickey.


We close this show with a trio of tunes from Cinderella. The first is an operatic version on a theme from Cinderella by, uh…well suffice to say you must hear it to believe it. Next, after taking in the original Bib-a-Dee-Bob-a-Dee-Boo we let the genius of Bobby McFerrin and Take 6 take over in a pair of a capella tours de force!


Gary Chambers
805-215-0277
The Mouse Lounge
http://www.mouselounge.com
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The Mouse Lounge is a fan-based podcast and is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company or its subsidiaries. Non factual statements made by the Mouse Lounge hosts, Gary Chambers and his guests are their current opinions only and are subject to change without notice. All copyrighted material used with permission or under the Fair Use Doctrine in Section 107 of the United States Copyright Act. Although the information in this program is believed to be reliable, Mr. Chambers, and Mouselounge.com do not make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness, nor do they assess, verify or guarantee the suitability of information.

Direct download: ml_ep_40_2008_08_11.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:40am PDT

Mouse Lounge -- Epsiode 039 -- July 27, 2008 (((HEADPHONES STRONGLY RECOMMENDED))) This week, the Mouse Lounge again takes you behind the scenes of Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. Join your host in the second of a four part series on the Keys to the Kingdom tour. Also on the show, a full docket of Disney News from departments Entertainment, Theme Parks East, Theme Parks West, and Business.


Each week, in From the Vault we sample a clip from a classic Disney film, short, television or radio program, or Disneyland Record. This week, the Mouse Lounge is full of beans; magic beans. We have for you three very different versions of Mickey and the Beanstalk. The first comes from its original context, the 1947 package film Fun and Fancy Free.


The first run of Mickey and the Beanstalk is introduced and narrated by Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy. After we begin the story we’ll rewind the tape and hear the setup again, only this time with narration offered up by Ludwig von Drake and his Bootle Bettle, Herman from a 1963 episode of The Wonderful World of Color.


Lastly you’ll hear our tale as told on a Disneyland Original Little Long Playing Record and your story reader, Lois Lane (and no, I am not making that up!)


From the Disney Family Museum: Listen to Walt share his thoughts about critic accusations of being corny or producing picture postcard art.


Each week we present a high definition ride-through from a Disney Park East or a Disney Park West. This week from the hub in Disneyland take in a Mouse Lounge Mega Mix of Remember, Dreams Come True.


We'll close this week’s show with a trio of audio features. First, we’ll take in the trailer of Disney Pictures upcoming fall release, Bolt. We’ll segue into one of the cuts from the Bolt Soundtrack, a killer remix of Elvis Presley’s, A Little Less Conversation. We’ll close the show with the rousing, True to Your Heart from Mulan.


Gary Chambers
805-215-0277
The Mouse Lounge
http://www.mouselounge.com
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The Mouse Lounge is a fan-based podcast and is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company or its subsidiaries. Non factual statements made by the Mouse Lounge hosts, Gary Chambers and his guests are their current opinions only and are subject to change without notice. All copyrighted material used with permission or under the Fair Use Doctrine in Section 107 of the United States Copyright Act. Although the information in this program is believed to be reliable, Mr. Chambers, and Mouselounge.com do not make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness, nor do they assess, verify or guarantee the suitability of information.

Direct download: ml_ep_39_2008_07_27.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:59pm PDT

Mouse Lounge -- Epsiode 038 -- July 02, 2008 (((HEADPHONES STRONGLY RECOMMENDED)))


This week, the Mouse Lounge takes you behind the scenes of Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. Join your host in the first of a four part series in the Keys to the Kingdom tour.


Each week, in From the Vault we sample a clip from a classic Disney film, short, television or radio program, or Disneyland Record. This week, since we’ve begun summer, let’s spend some time with Donald on his vacation, circa 1947 on NBC Radio’s Story Shop.


From the Disney Family Museum: On November 15, 1965, Walt, Roy, and Governor Hayden Burns held a press conference at Orlando’s Cherry Plaza Hotel. Have a seat amongst the reporters and listen in as Walt discusses plans for The Florida Project.


Each week we present a high definition ride-through from a Disney Park East or a Disney Park West. This week from 2008’s DPN Westfest, enjoy a packed and enthusiastic theater in Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room. This is a Mouse Lounge Mega Mix which makes use of both live and on board recordings of the attraction.


We'll close this week’s show with a collaboration between Thomas Newman and Peter Gabriel. From the Wall-E soundtrack enjoy Down to Earth the haunting Horizon 12.2 by Thomas Newman.


Enjoy!


Gary Chambers
805-215-0277
The Mouse Lounge
http://www.mouselounge.com
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The Mouse Lounge is a fan-based podcast and is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company or its subsidiaries. Non factual statements made by the Mouse Lounge hosts, Gary Chambers and his guests are their current opinions only and are subject to change without notice. All copyrighted material used with permission or under the Fair Use Doctrine in Section 107 of the United States Copyright Act. Although the information in this program is believed to be reliable, Mr. Chambers, and Mouselounge.com do not make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness, nor do they assess, verify or guarantee the suitability of information.

Direct download: ml_ep_38_2008_07_01.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:10am PDT

Mouse Lounge -- Epsiode 037 -- June 23, 2008 (((HEADPHONES STRONGLY RECOMMENDED)))


This week the Mouse Lounge charts a course for the second star to the right, and straight on til morning. Also on the show, a full docket of Disney News from departments Entertainment, Theme Parks East, Theme Parks West, and Business.


In our final Get to know the Disney Podcasters segment we have a seat in the lounge with the author of the Walt Disney World Trivia books and host of WDW Radio, Lou Mongello.


Each week, in From the Vault we sample a clip from a classic Disney film, short, television or radio program, or Disneyland Record. This week, from Disneyland Records 1962 Magic Mirror series we present the story of Peter Pan. Parents, please be advised that while this record is absolutely the equivalent of Rated G there are moments of racial insensitivity that may require further discussion with your kids.


From the Disney Family Museum: From the now defunct magazine, Brief, listen to a dramatic recreation of an article written by Walt entitled, Why I made Peter Pan originally published in April 1953.


Each week we present a high definition ride-through from a Disney Park East or a Disney Park West. This week we present a East Coast West Coast double feature, back to back versions of Fantasyland's, Peter Pan


We'll close this week’s show double dipping into the tween scene with both the T-Squad and Jesse McCartney’s versions of the Second Star to the Right.


Enjoy!


Gary Chambers
805-215-0277
The Mouse Lounge
http://www.mouselounge.com
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The Mouse Lounge is a fan-based podcast and is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company or its subsidiaries. Non factual statements made by the Mouse Lounge hosts, Gary Chambers and his guests are their current opinions only and are subject to change without notice. All copyrighted material used with permission or under the Fair Use Doctrine in Section 107 of the United States Copyright Act. Although the information in this program is believed to be reliable, Mr. Chambers, and Mouselounge.com do not make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness, nor do they assess, verify or guarantee the suitability of information.

Direct download: ml_ep_37_2008_06_23.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00pm PDT

Mouse Lounge -- Epsiode 036 -- May 26, 2008 (((HEADPHONES STRONGLY RECOMMENDED)))


This week, the Mouse Lounge takes a trip to the antebellum south and Critter Country. Also on the show, a full docket of Disney News from our departments Entertainment, Theme Parks East, Theme Parks West, and Business.


In our Get to know the Disney Podcasters segment we have a seat in the lounge with the man behind the golden Window to the Magic microphone, Paul Barrie.


No trip to the South would be complete without great music. The Disneyland Band is up to the task with a New Orleans themed Concert in the Park.


Each week in From the Vault we sample a clip from a classic Disney film, short, television or radio program, or Disneyland Record. This week take an audio journey into Song of the South. First, excerpts from a delightful radio promotion featuring Johnny Mercer, Walt, and members of the cast. Then again join Johnny Mercer and his group, the Pied Pipers and the original cast on the 1947 Capitol Records DC-116, the Tales of Uncle Remus.


From the Disney Family Museum take a journey in the making of Song of the South with excerpts from a Special Exhibit about the film. We then turn to the unabridged audio book, Neal Gablers, Walt Disney the Triumph of the American Imagination for an in depth look into the film and the politics that surrounded it.


Each week we present a high definition ride-through from a Disney Park East or a Disney Park West. Have a listen to Tim O’Brien, Senior Editor of Amusement Business Magazine and Imagineers Kathy Mangum and the late Bruce Gordon as they talk about the making of this weeks featured attraction, Splash Mountain.


Then, grab your parka as we hop into a log for a spectacular ride through of the Magic Kingdoms version of the attraction.


We close the show with a beautifully swinging arrangement of Sooner or Later as sung by the incomparable Dinah Shore.


Enjoy!


Gary Chambers
805-215-0277
The Mouse Lounge
http://www.mouselounge.com
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The Mouse Lounge is a fan-based podcast and is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company or its subsidiaries. Non factual statements made by the Mouse Lounge hosts, Gary Chambers and his guests are their current opinions only and are subject to change without notice. All copyrighted material used with permission or under the Fair Use Doctrine in Section 107 of the United States Copyright Act. Although the information in this program is believed to be reliable, Mr. Chambers, and Mouselounge.com do not make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness, nor do they assess, verify or guarantee the suitability of information.

Direct download: ml_ep_36_2008_05_26.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:34pm PDT

Mouse Lounge -- Epsiode 035 -- April 23, 2008 (((HEADPHONES STRONGLY RECOMMENDED)))


This week, the Mouse Lounge finds some fun in Fantasyland. Also on the show, a full docket of Disney News from departments Entertainment, Theme Parks East, Theme Parks West, and Business.


The Mouse Lounge kicks off a new segment this week, Get to know the Disney Podcasters. We have a seat in the lounge this week with that double trouble duo talking Disney, from Mouse Guest Weekly, Dan and Eric.


From the Disney Family Museum: Walt talks about his definition of happiness. Whom he envied may surprise you.


Each week, in From the Vault we sample a clip from a classic Disney film, short, television or radio program, or Disneyland Record. Here from Disneyland Records DQ-1342, The Mouse Factory we listen to The Donald Duck Song and Uncle Scrooges his Rocket to the Moon.


Each week we present a high definition ride-through from a Disney Park East or a Disney Park West. As homage to the recently passed Ollie Johnston whom, as you hear later in the show, was a backyard railroader we present the Casey Junior Circus Train in Walts Original Magic Kingdom.


We close this weeks show with a tribute to Ollie Johnston. From the Disney Family Album and other documentaries we hear Ollie tell his story in his own words. Listen then to master animator Glenn Keane as he discusses Ollie's drawings and the inspiration for his style before Snow White. Lastly we hear some final thoughts from Ollie from his last interview in July, 2005. Thanks Ollie.


Enjoy!


Gary Chambers
805-215-0277
The Mouse Lounge
http://www.mouselounge.com
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The Mouse Lounge is a fan-based podcast and is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company or its subsidiaries. Non factual statements made by the Mouse Lounge hosts, Gary Chambers and his guests are their current opinions only and are subject to change without notice. All copyrighted material used with permission or under the Fair Use Doctrine in Section 107 of the United States Copyright Act. Although the information in this program is believed to be reliable, Mr. Chambers, and Mouselounge.com do not make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness, nor do they assess, verify or guarantee the suitability of information.

Direct download: ml_ep_35_2008_04_23.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:00pm PDT

Mouse Lounge -- Epsiode 034 -- April 14, 2008 (((HEADPHONES STRONGLY RECOMMENDED)))


This week, the Mouse Lounge stakes a homestead in Frontierland. Also on the show, as always, a full docket of Disney News from departments Entertainment, Theme Parks East, Theme Parks West, and Business.


In From the Vault we present Roy Rogers and the Songs of the Pioneers telling the tale of Pecos Bill. This true album of three 78RPM records was originally released on RCA records in 1949, six years before the inception of Disneyland Records.


Each week we present a high definition ride-through from a Disney Park East or a Disney Park West. Since we're in Frontierland (and by popular request) we have a seat in Slue Foot Sue's Golden Horseshoe for a rip roarin' performance of Billy Hill and the Hillbillies. This is an (almost) unedited performance played to a packed housein the original Magic Kingdom and the energy is wonderfully contagious!


From the Disney Family Museum: Walt talks about how the studio produced pictures for children. Or did it?


We close the show with Sarah Mclachlans poignant heartstrings tugging performance of When She Loved Me from Toy Story 2.


Enjoy!


Gary Chambers
805-215-0277
The Mouse Lounge
http://www.mouselounge.com
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The Mouse Lounge is a fan-based podcast and is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company or its subsidiaries. Non factual statements made by the Mouse Lounge hosts, Gary Chambers and his guests are their current opinions only and are subject to change without notice. All copyrighted material used with permission or under the Fair Use Doctrine in Section 107 of the United States Copyright Act. Although the information in this program is believed to be reliable, Mr. Chambers, and Mouselounge.com do not make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness, nor do they assess, verify or guarantee the suitability of information.

Direct download: ml_ep_34_2008_04_13.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:00pm PDT

Mouse Lounge -- Epsiode 033 -- March 29, 2008 (((HEADPHONES STRONGLY RECOMMENDED)))


This week, the Mouse Lounge hangs a right at the hub, ambles down the former Avenue of Flags and into Tomorrowland. Also on the show, a full docket of Disney News from departments Entertainment, Theme Parks East, Theme Parks West, and Business.


Each week, in From the Vault we sample a clip from a classic Disney film, short, television or radio program, or Disneyland Record: Here we present our first in a series of biographies about Walts, Nine Old Men. This week, the resident eclectic eccentric: animator, director, academy award winner, trombonist, and backyard railroad engineer…Ward Kimball. Learn in his own words about his relationship with Walt, how he stoked Walts passion for backyard railroading, the Firehouse Five + 2, and listen to a hilarious clip from the Groucho Marx television game show tour de force, You Bet Your Life.


Each week we present a high definition ride-through from a Disney Park East and a Disney Park West. This week from Disney Parks East we go into the Land Pavilion in Epcot and ride Living with the Land. While in Futureworld, this is a ride into the past as this trip is through the attraction with the now long gone live narration.


In Disney Parks West we head into Tomorrowland in the Magic Kingdom and rack up some points on our way to become a Galactic Hero on Buzz Lightyears Astro Blasters!


Enjoy!


Gary Chambers
206-909-7427
The Mouse Lounge
http://www.mouselounge.com
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The Mouse Lounge is a fan-based podcast and is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company or its subsidiaries. Non factual statements made by the Mouse Lounge hosts, Gary Chambers and his guests are their current opinions only and are subject to change without notice. All copyrighted material used with permission or under the Fair Use Doctrine in Section 107 of the United States Copyright Act. Although the information in this program is believed to be reliable, Mr. Chambers, and Mouselounge.com do not make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness, nor do they assess, verify or guarantee the suitability of information.

Direct download: ml_ep_33_2008_03_29.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:00pm PDT

Mouse Lounge -- Epsiode 032 -- February 19, 2008 (((HEADPHONES STRONGLY RECOMMENDED)))


This week, you can almost smell the freshly popped buttered popcorn and hot fudge as the Mouse Lounge takes a stroll down Main Street, USA. Also on the show, a full docket of Disney News from our departments Entertainment, Theme Parks East, Theme Parks West, and Business.


Each week, in From the Vault we sample a clip from a classic Disney film, short, television or radio program, or Disneyland Record: This week, the Mouse Lounge presents a production from toymaker Mattel, Your Trip to Disneyland. With a total running time of 9 minutes, 32 seconds this audio comes from five 78rpm discs released not long after Disneyland opened.


Each week we present a high definition ride-through from a Disney Park East and a Disney Park West. This week from Disney Parks East we go into Tomorrowland and ride the Carousel of Progress. While showing its age, it still feels like an old comfy pair of slippers you wear around the house on weekends.


From the Disney Family Museum: Walt talks about, The Idea for Disneyland.


In Disney Parks West we head into DCA and enjoy the newly recorded Muppet Vision 3D. This recording includes the hilarious pre-show, so be sure to wear headphones for this one.


Enjoy!


Gary Chambers
206-909-7427
The Mouse Lounge
http://www.mouselounge.com
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The Mouse Lounge is a fan-based podcast and is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company or its subsidiaries. Non factual statements made by the Mouse Lounge hosts, Gary Chambers and his guests are their current opinions only and are subject to change without notice. All copyrighted material used with permission or under the Fair Use Doctrine in Section 107 of the United States Copyright Act. Although the information in this program is believed to be reliable, Mr. Chambers, and Mouselounge.com do not make any representations or warranties as to its accuracy or completeness, nor do they assess, verify or guarantee the suitability of information.

Direct download: ml_ep_32_2008_02_19.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:09pm PDT