Martin Denny, Creator of 'Exotica' Music We reflect on the career of the creator of "exotica" music. Martin Denny, known to many as the grandfather of lounge music, died this week at the age of 93.
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Martin Denny, Creator of 'Exotica' Music

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Martin Denny, Creator of 'Exotica' Music

Martin Denny, Creator of 'Exotica' Music

Martin Denny, Creator of 'Exotica' Music

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We reflect on the career of the creator of "exotica" music. Martin Denny, known to many as the grandfather of lounge music, died this week at the age of 93.