Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
Thu Nov 26th 2015 7.00am–10.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Steelism “Sète, France”
from The Intoxicating Sounds of Pedal Steel & Guitar - EP (Theory 8 Records 2012) —Music bed.
Public Service Broadcasting “Korolev”
from Sputnik / Korolev (Test Card Recordings 2015) N —New single that just came out this week. More guitar-driven electronica with archive footage from the British Film Institute chronicling the American and Soviet space race from 1957-1972. Sergei Korolev is considered by many to be the founder of the Sovie
Sly & The Family Stone “Dance To The Music” (Epic 1968) —This one goes out in memory of Cynthia Robinson who just passed away at age 69. The co-founder of Sly & The Family Stone was the first female trumpet player and the first African-American trumpet player in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Dee Dee Sharp “This Love Won't Run Out”
from Back To The River: More Southern Soul Stories 1961-1978 (Kent 2015) N —1967 Atco recording written by Isaac Hayes and David Porter. Found on this new 3-CD collection delving into Southern soul.
Otis Redding “I've Got Dreams to Remember (Rougher Dreams)”
from Oxford American Southern Music CD (Oxford American 2015) N —This is an outtake that has some different lyrics than the posthumous hit which was released. This was the only song he wrote with his wife, Zelma, and it's found on the new CD which accompanies the annual Southern music issue of Oxford American.
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