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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri May 6th 2011

88.1 KDHX Saint Louis

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Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri May 6th 2011 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

7:00am

The Band “Hobo Jungle”
from Northern Lights - Southern Cross (Capitol Records 1975) —A Band song you don't hear every day, chosen pretty much at random because I forgot about it, too.

7:04am

Alejandro Escovedo “Street Songs”
from Street Songs of Love CD Album (Fantasy www.concordmusicgroup.com/labels/fantasy 2009) —I see Alejandro will be at the Old Rock House on June 5, the night before Twangfest starts. That makes for one heck of a twangy week.

7:07am

Nick Lowe “Cracking Up”
from Labour of Lust (Columbia 1979) N  —One of the most eagerly awaited reissues - one of the best records you haven't been able to buy in years until now.

7:10am

k.d. lang & The Siss Boom Bang “Heaven”
from Sing It Loud (Nonesuch www.nonesuch.com 2011) N  —A gorgeous rendition of the Talking Heads number.

7:16am

TV on The Radio “Caffeinated Consciousness”
from Nine Types of Light (Interscope 2011) N  —As a long-time fan of alliteration, I approve this song title.

7:19am

Devotchka “Exhaustible”
from 100 Lovers (Epitaph 2011) N  —I love the tango break in this rock song.

7:23am

Django Reinhardt “Django Castle (Manoir De Mes Reves)”
from The Essential Django reinhardt (RCA/Columbia Legacy/SonyMusic 2011) N  —This man was just jaw-droppingly incredible on guitar.

7:26am

Jeff Beck “I'm a Fool to Care”
from Rock'n'Roll Party (ATCO 2011) N  —Imelda May sings like Mary Ford, and Beck plays like Les Paul. Only with their own styles.

7:29am

Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas “Miles to Go”
from Paper Airplane (Rounder 2011) N  —First rate melody sung beautifully - can't argue with that.

7:32am

Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers “Best Love”
from Rare Bird Alert (Rounder 2011) N  —Paul McCartney nails the vocal on this lovely song.

7:37am

Red Clay Ramblers “Snuffdipper”
from Yonder Single (Red Clay Ramblers www.redclayramblers.com 1997) —They'll be at the Sheldon tonight.

7:41am

Red Clay Ramblers “Darlin' Say / Pony Cart”
from Rambler (Sugar Hill Records ww.sugarhillrecords.com 1992) —I'd forgotten how good (and how all over the American music map) these guys are.

7:46am

Charlie Haden Quartet West “If I'm Lucky”
from Sophisticated Ladies (Decca 2011) N  —Lovely rendition of a standard I don't think I've heard before.

7:52am

Bill Frisell “Sixty Four”
from Sign of Life (Savoy Jazz 2011) N  —Bill Frisell will be in town next Thursday at the Old Rock House - probably not doing this string quartet thing, but it will be great, I'm sure.

7:56am

Abigail Washburn “Ballad of Treason”
from City of Refuge (Rounder 2011) N  —The only singer-songwriter who could fit comfortably next to Bill Frisell.

8:03am

Jay Gaunt “Why Are People Like That”
from Harmonicopia (JPG 2010) —This Gaunt kid can play blues harp - and I love everything about this cut.

8:06am

Danny Barnes “Misty Swan”
from Pizza Box (ATO 2009) —This guy always makes me happy when I hear him.

8:09am

Rum Drum Ramblers “Jack & Tom”
from Mean Scene (Big Muddy Records 2011) N L —I just can't believe how these guys can not only accurately recreate the sounds of early 30s string bands, but can write songs as good as anything from the era.

8:16am

The Beat “Working Too Hard”
from The Beat (Columbia 1979) —Once again, the More Cowbell segment comes courtesy of Rich Reese, who recently handed me a CD with 26 cowbell gems. I actually saw this band play live in 1979.

8:18am

The Headboys “Kicking the Kans”
from The Headboys (RSO 1979) —Well, here's a band I haven't thought about in 30 years, at least.

8:22am

Sensational Alex Harvey Band “Midnight Moses”
from Framed / Next (Vertigo 2002) —One of the world's most underrated bands. And they could rock a cowbell.

8:27am

Paul Revere & The Raiders “Good Thing”
from The Essential Paul Revere & the Raiders (Legacy 2011) N  —As great a rock'n'roll band as the 60s gave us - song after song after song!

8:31am

The Long Ryders “Gunslinger Man”
from The Best of the Long Ryders (Prima 2011) N  —One of the few records I know that actually worked because of the big 80s production sound, rather than just in spite of.

8:35am

Los Lobos “Burn It Down”
from Tin Can Trust CD Album (Shout! Factory 2010) —Will he stay or will he go?

8:40am

The Feelies “Should Be Gone”
from Here Before (Bar/None 2011) N  —A magnificent return from a magnificient band.

8:43am

Eliza Gilkyson “Roses At the End of Time”
from Roses At The End of Time (Red House www.redhouserecords.com 2011) N  —Near as I can tell, as I've just sort of dipped my foot now and again in the waters of her music, she just keeps getting better.

8:47am

Paul Simon “Questions For the Angels”
from So Beautiful or So What (Universal unk 2011) N  —I'm starting to think Paul Simon has it in for Randy Newman - after Newman wrote a satirical angels song, Simon writes this about believing in them.

8:51am

Kate & Anna McGarrigle “Southern Boys”
from Dancer With Bruised Knees (Hannibal 1977) —Oh, how I have loved the McGarrigle sisters over the years.

8:54am

Emmylou Harris “Darlin' Kate”
from Hard Bargain (Nonesuch www.nonesuch.com 2011) N  —My review of this record is here: http://blurt-online.com/reviews/view/2984/

9:01am

Marcia Ball “Roadside Attractions”
from Roadside Attactions (Alligator 2011) N  —I don't know - she says she just wants to get off the road, but I think Marcia Ball likes to play too much.

9:05am

Blind Boys of Alabama “I Saw The Light”
from Take The High Road (Saguaro Road 2011) N  —Hank Williams, Jr. sings his daddy's song, backed by one heck of a chorus.

9:08am

Aaron Neville “Meetin' At the Building”
from I Know I've Been Changed (Tell It 2010) —Just a perfect match of singer, song, and arrangement.

9:11am

Ha Ha Tonka “No Great Harm”
from Death of a Decade (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2011) N  —Those vocals!

9:17am

Delmore Brothers “Trouble Ain't Nothin' But the Blues”
from Freight Train Boogie (Ace 1993) —One of those great county brother acts from the 40s - modern enough to bridge between the pre-war era and the future of honky tonk & rock'n'roll.

9:19am

Carl Perkins “Boppin' the Blues”
from As Good As It Gets: Rockabilly (Disky 2000) —The Sun sound never gets old.

9:22am

Aldus Roger “Diga Ding Ding Dong”
from As Good As It Gets: Cajun (Disky 2000) —Come on now - could you resist a song with this title?

9:28am

Rebirth Brass Band “You Know You Know”
from Rebirth of New Orleans (Basin Street 2011) —Dance!

9:35am

Lucinda Williams “I Don't Know How You're Livin'”
from Blessed Single (Lost Highway 2011) N  —Powerful song - nice return to form from Lucinda.

9:40am

Steve Earle “Little Emperor”
from I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive (New West www.newwestrecords.com 2011) N  —This is probably my fave cut on this record, but I still need to hear the album some more.

9:43am

Hayes Carll “Hide Me”
from KMAG YOYO (Lost Highway 2011) N  —He'll be headlining the first night of Twangfest, June 6 at the Pageant, with the great Elizabeth Cook opening.

9:46am

Bob Dylan “Talkin' Bear Mountain Picnic Massacre Blues”
from Bob Dylan In Concert Brandeis University 1963 (Columbia 2011) N  —From the days when Bob Dylan gave extensive introductions to his songs.

9:52am

Buddy Miller's Majestic Silver Strings “Dang Me”
from The Majestic Silver Strings (New West www.newwestrecords.com 2011) N  —Chocolate Genius reinterprets the Roger Miller masterpiece.


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