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Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Mar 5th 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


James McMurtry “You Got to Me”
from Complicated Game (self released 2015) N  —Fri 5/1 James McMurtry – Off Broadway


Zoe Muth “Too Shiny”
from World of Strangers (Signature Sounds www.signaturesounds.com 2014) —F 7


Ry Cooder “The Long Riders”
from The Long Riders (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Rhino/Warner Bros. 1980) —Music bed.


The Charflies “Witch of Sunoco”
from Linoleum Angel (self 2015) N L —Written by Richard Newman and featuring Colin Blair on fiddle.


Grace Basement “The Almoner”
from Wheel Within A Wheel (Avonmore 2013) L —On Tuesday (3/17) The Sheldon Concert Hall will be presenting THE TRADITIONAL MUSIC OF IRELAND featuring Kevin Buckley, Eileen Gannon, Ian Walsh and Shannon Flecke.


Tim O'Brien “Tombstone Blues”
from Red On Blonde (Sugar Hill Records ww.sugarhillrecords.com 1996) —This is a set of songs where fiddle is featured prominently. Fiddlers Four (Marc Rennard, Geoff Seitz, Andrew O'Brien, and Thayne Bradford) will be at Focal Pont this Saturday (3/7). - Written by Bob Dylan and featuring Tim O'Brien on fiddle.


The Byrds “Stranger in a Strange Land (Instrumental)”
from Turn! Turn! Turn! (Columbia 1965) —Music bed.


The Honeycutters “Me Oh My” (Organic Records 2015) N  —From the Asheville, North Carolina band's forthcoming album being released on April 21.


Andrew Combs “Month of Bad Habits”
from All These Dreams (Loose Music 2015) N  —The Nashville-based singer-songwriter's second album just came out this week.


Sam Baker “White Heat”
from Say Grace (self 2013) —Sam Baker put on a wonderful show in St. Louis at 1900 Park last Thursday. This song was written by Sam Baker and also features the vocals of Carrie Elkin.


Sam Baker “Interlude”
from Say Grace (self 2013) —Music bed.


Bob Dylan “Bunkhouse Theme”
from Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture) (Columbia 1973) —Music bed. Instrumental penned by Bob Dylan for the soundtrack of the Sam Peckinpah film.


The Band “To Kingdom Come”
from Music From Big Pink (Capitol Records 1968) —Written and sung by Robbie Robertson with additional vocals by Rick Danko and Richard Manuel.


Bob Dylan “The Groom's Still Waiting At the Altar”
from The Groom's Still Waiting At the Altar / Heart of Mine single (Columbia 1981) —Bob is coming back to St.i and will be at the Fox Theatre on May 11.


Chuck Prophet “Ford Econoline”
from Night Surfer (Yep Roc 2014) —Thur 4/16 Chuck Prophet and the Mission Express – Off Broadway


Paul Kelly “Sweet Guy (feat. Vika Bull)”
from The Merri Soul Sessions (Gawd Aggie 2015) N  —Written by Paul Kelly and featuring the lead vocals of Vika Bull.


Jon Rauhouse's Steel Guitar Air Show “The Lonely Bull”
from Jon Rauhouse's Steel Guitar Air Show (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2002) —Music bed. Composed by Sol Lake.


The Go-Betweens “Rock and Roll Friend”
from 16 Lovers Lane (Capitol Records 1988) —Written by Robert Forster and Grant McLennan.


Courtney Barnett “Depreston”
from Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit (Mom+Pop 2015) N  —New single from her forthcoming album being released on March 24.


Twerps “Stranger”
from Range Anxiety (Merge Records 2015) N  —The Australian quartert will be playing in St. Louis at the Billiken Club in April (Thursday 4/9). Highly recommended.


Aimee Mann “Nothing Is Good Enough (instrumental)”
from Magnolia (Music from the Motion Picture) (Reprise 1999) —Music bed. Instrumental composition by Aimee Mann.


Camera Obscura “Dory Previn”
from Let's Get Out of This Country CD Album (Merge www.mergerecords.com 2006) —Written and sung by Traceyanne Campbell.


Rumer “The Warmth of the Sun”
from B Sides and Rarities (Night Owl Music 2015) N  —Gorgeous Beach Boys cover written by Brian Wilson and Mike Love.


Dom La Nena “Juste Une Chanson”
from Soyo (Six Degrees 2015) N  —New release by the Brazilian-born cellist, singer and songwriter. This is really a beautiful song.


The Centurions “Bullwinkle Part II”
from The Birth of Surf - Volume 2 (Ace 2010) —Music bed. 1963 surf instrumental recorded for the Del-Fi label.


Sloan “You've Got a Lot On Your Mind”
from Commonwealth (Yep Roc 2014) —Holy freakin' Toledo! Sloan is finally making a foray from Halifax, Noca Scotia to St. Louis and will be appearing at the Blueberry Hill Duck Room in June (Thursday 6/25).


The Tripwires “Get Young” (Folc Records 2015) N  —This is good news. The Tripwires have just made their new album available for sale digitally. CDs and LPs will be available soon. Expect the usual finely-crafted pop songs written by John Ramberg.


Jonathan Richman “You're Crazy for Taking the Bus”
from Jonathan Goes Country (Rounder www.rounder.com 1990) —Thu 3/5 Jonathan Richman – Off Broadway. Written by Jonathan Richman and featuring backing by the Skeletons and Tom Brumley on steel guitar.


Jonathan Richman “Blue Moon”
from Jonathan Richman (Beserkley 1989) —Music bed. Instrumental version of the Rodgers & Hart classic.


Phil Upchurch “The Way I Feel”
from Chicago Soul (Soul Jazz Records 2004) —Music bed. 1969 instrumental version of a Gordon Lightfoot song.


The Shangri-Las “Remember (Walkin' in the Sand)”
from Myrmidons Of Melodrama (RPM Records UK 1995) —Written by Shadow Morton and recorded in 1964. Everything grerat about The Shangri-Las is encapsulated in this single-disc collection.


Earl Wright “I Don't Know”
from Los Angeles Soul: Kent-Modern's Black Music Legacy (Kent 2015) N  —Originally released in 1968 on the Virgo label. Lots of previously unheard (by me) soul tracks on this new collection of tracks released between 1962-1971 for Los Angeles' Kent and Modern labels.


Bettye Lavette “Unbelievable”
from Worthy (Cherry Red 2015) N  —Really fine version of a not-often covered Bob Dylan song.


Dengue Fever “Cardboard Castles”
from The Deepest Lake (Tuk Tuk 2015) N  —Highly recommended new album by the Los Angeles band who combine everything from surf to Cambodian pop to Ethiopian jazz to soul and beyond. Lead vocals by Chhom Nimol.


Sly & The Family Stone “Never Do Your Woman Wrong (Instrumental)”
from Dance To The Music (Expanded) (Epic 2007) —Music bed. Instrumental composition by Sylvester "Sly Stone" Stewart recorded in 1967 and included as one of six bonus tracks on this expanded reissue of their 1968 release.


The Dirtbombs “Underdog”
from Ultraglide In Black Single (In The Red Records 2001) —Detroit garage and soul version of the Sly & The Family Stone song featuring the vocals of Mick Collins.


Sly & The Family Stone “I Want to Take You Higher”
from Stand! (Epic 1969) —Written by Sylvester "Sly Stone" Stewart. What isn't great on this song?


Mahalia Barnes & The Soul Mates “Steppin' In Her I Miller Shoes”
from Ooh Yea!: The Betty Davis Songbook (J&R Adventures 2015) N  —This entire album is made up of Betty Davis songs. Written by Betty Davis about the saga of a groupie and featuring Joe Bonamassa on guitar. Australian singer Mahalia Barnes has a tremendous voice.


Willie Mitchell “Wade in the Water”
from Poppa Willie: The Hi Years 1962-74 (Cream / Hi 2001) —Music bed. 1970 instrumental version of the traditional gospel song.


The Pilgrim Travelers “The Battle of Jericho”
from La Noire: Glory Is Coming (Doghouse Records 2015) N  —Traditional gospel song recorded in 1953.


The Blasters “Samson and Delilah”
from Hard Line (Warner Brothers 1985) —Traditional gospel song arranged by Phil Alvin and released in 1985. The meorable backing vocals which really drive this are by Herman Johnson and Bobby King.


Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives “Uncloudy Day”
from Saturday Night / Sunday Morning (Superlatone 2014) —Written by Pops Staples and featuring additional vocals by Mavis Staples. Marty Stuart is playing Pop Staples' Fender Telecaster on this track.


The Staple Singers “It's Been a Change”
from La Noire: Glory Is Coming (Doghouse Records 2015) N  —1967 song written by Roebuck "Pops" Staples.


Chuck Berry “Butterscotch”
from You Never Can Tell - The Complete Chess Recordings 1960-1966 (Hip-O 2009) —Music bed. 1965 Chess instrumental written by Chuck Berry.


Fontella Bass & Bobby McClure “Don't Mess up a Good Thing”
from Very Best of Fontella Bass (UMC (Universal Music Catalogue)JAD 2006) —Written by Oliver Sain and recorded for Chess in 1965. She was singing in a St. Louis church choir at the age of five. By the time she was nine, she was with her mother (gospel singer Martha Bass) singing on the road.


Mitty Collier “Git Out”
from Talking With Her Man: The Chess Singles 1961-1968 (Geffen unk 2008) —Written by Milton Bland and Cash McCall and recorded for Chess in 1967.


Ronnie Love “Detroit, Michigan”
from Souvenirs Of The Soul Clap - Volume 1 (Norton Records 2014) —Originally recorded in 1965 for the D-Town label. "Heard about Marvin Gaye? / We got 'em / Heard about Hitsvile U.S.A.? / We've got it."


Robert Moore “Harlem Shuffle”
from Modernists: A Decade of Rhythm & Soul Dedication (Kent 2015) N  —Revved-up version of the Bob & Earl hit recorded in 1968 for the Hollywood label.


The In Crowd “The Cat Dance”
from Modernists: A Decade of Rhythm & Soul Dedication (Kent 2015) N  —Music bed. 1965 Brent Records instrumental written by trumpeter Shorty Rogers.

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