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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Apr 26th 2013

88.1 KDHX Saint Louis

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Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Apr 26th 2013 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

Bettie Serveert “iPromise”
from Oh, Mayhem! (Second Motion Records 2013) N  —Well, I don't know what the date is, and I started off by announcing Alice Cooper but playing Bettie Serveert. It's gonna go uphill from here, I swear!

7:04am

Alice Cooper “Public Animal #9”
from School's Out (Warner Brothers 1972) —Remember when music like this scared the living daylights out of adults? I couldn't own Alice Cooper records at the time, though the reason was my dad saw in the paper that people smoked pot at his concert.

7:08am

Def Leppard “Excitable”
from Hysteria (Mercury www.virginemirecords.com 1987) —You bet when they started this song, the crowd stood up, just as they were told. (Although, I didn't see the Hysteria tour, and I'm not sure they did this the two later times I saw them.)

7:14am

Melody Den “Going Back”
from Storylines (Perdition 2013) N L —The chorus on this one is infinitely pleasurable to sing along with.

7:17am

Slade “I Won't Let It 'Appen Agen”
from Slayed? (Polydor 1972) —Noddy Holder. 'Nuff said.

7:20am

The Raspberries “I Want to Be With You”
from Fresh (RPM 1972) —One of those guitar intros that instantly raises the hair on the back of your neck. And the song keeps them there.

7:24am

Earth Quake “Lovin' Cup”
from The Most Fun You Can Have With Your Clothes On: Berserkley Story (Castle 2004) —Back in the day, these guys were my least favorite band on the Berserkley label, but they sound a lot more classic to me now than they did then.

7:27am

The Incurables “16 Lines”
from The Fine Art Of Distilling (The Incurables 2012) N L —St. Louis's own Jimmy Griffin writes some strong songs. Every week, I think I have a new fave from this record.

7:31am

The Undertones “Beautiful Friend”
from Positive Touch (Salvo (Union Square) 1981) —Boy, this takes me back to a time when it seemed every new record by my fave bands was stretching my horizons further and further.

7:35am

Ivan & Alyosha “Don't Wanna Die Anymore”
from All the Times We Had (Dualtone 2013) N  —A very good band that has apparently not been played on KDHX before. How did that happen?

7:38am

David Bowie “Love Is Lost”
from The Next Day (ISO / Columbia 2013) N  —Really, this new Bowie album is very good. I mean, really, very good.

7:43am

Black Uhuru “Endurance”
from Sinsemilla (Mango 1980) —Give me that Sly & Robbie riddim, and I'll just swoon.

7:47am

The Gladiators “Pocket Money”
from Dreadlocks the Time Is Now (Caroline 1990) —Back when my friends and I were just discovering reggae, the Gladiators were this mysterious and clearly fantastic group that was really hard to find.

7:51am

Charles Bradley “Through the Storm”
from Victim Of Love (Dunham 2013) N  —I love the combination of Bradley and the Menahan Street Band.

7:55am

The Timetones “In My Heart”
from The Doo Wop Box II (Rhino 1996) —Clearly inspired by the Bristol Stomp, but plenty of fun on its own terms.

8:02am

Pops Staples “Miss Cocaine”
from Peace to the Neighborhood (Charisma 1992) —It's rare to find an anti-drug song that's as seductive as the drug itself.

8:08am

Eric Burdon “27 Forever”
from 'Til Your River Runs Dry (ABKCO 2013) N  —A song about all those musicians who passed away at the age of 27.

8:12am

Southside Johnny & the Poor Souls “Winter In Yellowknife”
from Songs From the Barn (Leroy unk 2013) N  —Johnny's voice is way raspier than it used to be, so why not try his hand at a Tom Waits sort of song?

8:17am

Ana Popovic “Boys' Night Out”
from Can You Stand the Heat (Artiste Exclusive 2013) N  —Ana gives us her best James Brown impression - pretty cool. This album hits stores soon, but not yet.

8:19am

Cash Box Kings “Blues Falling Down on Me”
from Black Toppin' (blind pig 2013) N  —Dig this fat groove!

8:23am

Luke Winslow-King “Staying In Town”
from The Coming Tide (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2013) N  —I still know next to nothing about this guy, but I definitely enjoy this record, a gentle but strong throwback to older styles of country and folk and stuff.

8:25am

Rosanne Cash “What We Really Want (acoustic version)”
from Interiors (Columbia www.columbiarecords.com 1990) —A gorgeous little acoustic version from the bonus tracks edition.

8:29am

The Proclaimers “After You've Gone”
from Like Comedy (429 www.429records.com 2013) —These twin brothers have grown up and attained some wisdom.

8:34am

The Lovin' Spoonful “Didn't Want to Have to Do It”
from Anthology (Rhino 1990) —A sad and lovely song.

8:37am

The Rutles “Living in Hope”
from The Rutles (Rhino 1978) —Some of the Rutles songs are really almost as good as the ones they parodied.

8:40am

Paul Simon “Once Upon a Time There Was an Ocean”
from Surprise (Warner Brothers 2006) —So many of the Paul Simon albums that people ignored were actually excellent - this one, produced by Brian Eno, is full of songs as cool as this one.

8:44am

Anders Osborne “Dancing in the Wind”
from Black Eye Galaxy (Alligator Performing 2012) —Every time I hear this, I have to double check that Neil Young and Jackson Browne didn't co-write it.

8:49am

Depeche Mode “Welcome to My World”
from Delta Machine (Columbia www.columbiarecords.com 2013) N  —They still have a way with hooks, and interesting things to say.

8:54am

Steve Coleman & Five Elements “Cardiovascular”
from Functional Arhythmias (PI 2013) N  —Well, I messed up the segue, but this is a cool little number - jazz for med students, or patients, or something?

9:01am

Sam Bush “The Ballad of Stringbean and Estelle”
from Circles Around Me (SUGAR HILL www.sugarhillrecords.com 2009) —Based, as they say, on a true story.

9:06am

Carolina Chocolate Drops “Your Baby Ain't Sweet Like Mine”
from Genuine Negro Jig Music (Nonesuch www.nonesuch.com 2010) —I was so entranced listening I forgot to type a comment.

9:09am

The Stanley Brothers “This Weary Heart You Stole Away”
from Angel Band: The Classic Mercury Recordings (Mercury/Nashville 1996) —When these guys and Bill Monroe's band were trading all these great records, it must have been exciting to see what would come next.

9:12am

Johnny Horton “Out in New Mexico”
from Honky Tonk Man: The Essential Johnny Horton, 1956-1960 (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 1996) —I can't resist these classic story songs.

9:16am

Court Yard Hounds “Delight (Something New Under The Sun)”
from Court Yard Hounds CD Album (Columbia www.columbiarecords.com 2010) —It's been 7 years since the Dixie Chicks made a record, and 3 since 2/3 of them made one. Maybe we could be delighted by some new music under the sun from these singers.

9:20am

Bobby Bare “The Living Legend”
from Twistable Turnable Man: A Musical Tribute to the Songs of Shel Silverstein (SUGAR HILL www.sugarhillrecords.com 2010) —Having Bobby Bare on a tribute to Shel Silverstein was probably a bit obvious.

9:23am

Kris Kristofferson “Mama Stewart”
from Feeling Mortal (KK Records 2013) N  —He's still cranking out new songs and croaking them out and they always get me right here.

9:29am

Shannon McNally “Small Town Talk”
from Small Town Talk: The Songs Of Bobby Charles (Sacred Sumac 2013) N  —Thanks to John Wendland for introducing me to this very fine singer/songwriter.

9:33am

Steve Earle & The Dukes (& Duchesses) “The Low Highway”
from Low Highway (New West 2013) —I've only heard this album while working in the record store, so I have a lot to still glean from it when I can pay more attention - but it sure does sound like one of his best.

9:37am

James Hunter “Hear Me Calling”
from Believe What I Say (Ace 1996) —Back when he was a young whippersnapper!

9:40am

Big Joe Turner “Going Home”
from Jumpin' With Joe: The Complete Aladdin and Imperial Recordings (EMI 1994) —You've got Big Joe Turner & you've got Wynonie Harris on the same record.

9:45am

Louis Jordan “We Can't Agree”
from Jivin' With Jordan (Proper 2002) —I can just get lost in this kind of music. Love the jump blues.

9:46am

Otis Spann “Dust My Broom”
from Windy City Blues (Fantasy 1992) —You don't usually hear this sung by a piano player.

9:49am

Leo Baxter & His Orchestra “Can I Depend On You?”
from The Complete Meteor Blues, R&B And Gospel Recordings (Ace 2006) —This two-disc compilation is one of the very best collections of great music from the 50s era!

9:54am

George Jones “Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes?”
from 50 Years Of Hits (Bandit Records. 2004) —I just found out George Jones passed away - this is a song in which he imagines the world without some of the greats. Nobody will fill his shoes.


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