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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Aug 2nd 2013

88.1 KDHX Saint Louis

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Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Aug 2nd 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

James Cotton “Bird Nest on the Ground”
from Cotton Mouth Man (Alligator 2013) N  —Man, that guy can still blow the harp!

7:05am

Buddy Guy “I Came Up Hard”
from Rhythm & Blues (RCA 2013) N  —I was afraid of this record, what with the unnecessary guest stars which pepper the two discs, but dangit, it's Buddy Guy, and he's still great!

7:10am

Buddy Guy “Hard But It's Fair”
from The Complete Chess Studio Recordings (MCA 1992) —Same Guy, 51 years ago.

7:14am

Cream “Swlabr”
from Disraeli Gears (Polydor unk 1967) —I don't understand the song title, but come on - that's one monstrous groove!

7:16am

Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band “Clear Spot” (Reprise 1972) —I have to run so far to find a clear spot.

7:20am

The Animals “I'm Crying”
from The Best of The Animals CD Album (ABKCO 1987) —The cymbal dances, the keyboards pump, the guitar riff slinks, the tom-toms bounce, and Eric Burdon just rides it all.

7:23am

Charles Walker & The Dynamites “Keep Close”
from Love Is Only Everything (Gemco Recording Group 2013) N  —Man, that razor sharp, tight backing band and killer vocals. Soul mastery.

7:27am

Alice Russell “Different”
from To Dust (Tru Thoughts 2013) N  —Hey, that's a cowbell. Cool track.

7:33am

Shuggie Otis “Island Letter”
from Inspiration Information (Epic 2013) —A quiet little groove.

7:38am

Ollabelle “Get Back”
from Let Us In Americana: The Music of Paul McCartney for Linda (Reviver 2013) N  —Imaginative and thoroughly enjoyable take on a song that's hard to cover.

7:41am

The Beatles “Don't Let Me Down”
from Past Masters (CAPITOL 1987) —Imaginative and thoroughly enjoyable original Beatles song.

7:46am

Big Star “Try Again”
from #1 Record (Ardent 1972) —Chris Bell had a way with the melancholy.

7:49am

Middle Class Fashion “Golden Rose”
from Jungle (Blip Blap! 2013) N L —St. Louis band takes great leap forward and gets even better. CD release tonight at Off Broadway.

7:52am

Love “Your Mind and We Belong Together”
from Forever Changes (Rhino 1987) —A veritable symphony in 4 minutes 25 seconds.

8:01am

The Rolling Stones “Rocks Off”
from Exile On Main Street (Rolling Stones Virgin 1972) —As great a way to begin a masterpiece of an album as anybody has ever done. Of course, it's not the only time the Stones did something like that.

8:05am

The Skids “Into the Valley”
from Into the Valley: The Best of the Skids (EMI 2005) —Before there was Big Country . . .

8:09am

Roundheels “Live With It”
from Phonocology (self 2013) N L —Fine new local band - CD release tonight at the Heavy Anchor.

8:13am

Grant Hart “Morningstar”
from The Argument (Domino 2013) N  —Well, you know how concept albums by aging punk rockers based on the works of John Milton & William Burroughs can go.

8:18am

The Primitives “Shine”
from Pure (RCA 1989) —I've only recently begun to appreciate these guys had a lot more than just one great single ("Crash," in case you forgot it), not to mention more than one strong vocalist.

8:22am

Donna The Buffalo “Tonight, Tomorrow and Yesterday” (SUGAR HILL www.sugarhillrecords.com 2013) N  —I'm a sucker for these guys and their roots-rock Tex-Mex Cajun mash-up grooves.

8:26am

JJ Grey & Mofro “Florabama”
from This River (Alligator 2013) N  —What a cool, funky track.

8:31am

B.t. Express “Do It ('Til You're Satisfied)”
from Millennium Party: Funk (Rhino 1998) —Right on that funk/disco border, and sweet!

8:35am

The Gladiators “Rearrange”
from Serious Thing (nighthawk 1984) —So many ridiculously catchy songs in the Gladiators catalogue.

8:38am

Johnnie Taylor “Watermelon Man”
from Wanted: One Soul Singer (stax 1967) —Taking Herbie Hancock straight into the soul world.

8:42am

Jesse Dee “On My Mind, In My Heart”
from On My Mind/In My Heart (Alligator Records 2013) N  —This guy might be my fave soul revivalist of the younger set.

8:46am

Roy Buchanan “After Hours”
from Sweet Dreams: The Anthology (Polydor unk 1992) —Some times, Buchanan's guitar just ripples right through my skin and into my soul.

8:52am

Hank Crawford “Dat Dere”
from More Soul (Atlantic 1960) —Crawford outside his work with Ray Charles - sweet and soulful alto saxophone.

9:01am

Sleepy Kitty “School's Out”
from Infinity City (Euclid 2011) L —I know they have a new one coming out, with the big release party at the Pageant Aug. 23, but I felt like playing this cool one from the debut.

9:05am

Meat Puppets “Time and Money”
from Rat Farm (Megaforce 2013) N  —I don't know why there isn't a big huge wave of thanks for the Meat Puppets continuing to make cool music after all these years (and all that rehab for Curt).

9:09am

Gogol Bordello “My Gypsy Auto Pilot”
from Pura Vida Conspiracy (ATO 2013) N  —Just plain fun!

9:14am

Procol Harum “Drunk Again”
from Exotic Birds and Fruit (Friday Music 2004) —Originally a non-LP b-side, but worthy of being remembered.

9:19am

Sparks “Something For the Girl With Everything”
from Propaganda (Island 1974) —Take a brief moment to realize this song and the previous one both came out in the same year.

9:21am

The Zombies “She's Coming Home”
from Absolutely the Best (Fuel 2000 1999) —Why aren't these guys considered up there with the giants of English pop/rock of the period? Most people seem to forget about them, but man, they were great!

9:24am

Petula Clark “Lost In You” (Sony 2013) N  —Have I mentioned she's 80, and she still sings like this?

9:27am

Gilberto Gil “Quilombo, O el Dorado Negro”
from Beleza Tropical: Brazil Classics (Luaka Bop 1989) —I can't tell you how much I loved that first Beleza Tropical album. So many absolute Brazilian masterpieces.

9:31am

Leonard Cohen “Crazy to Love You”
from Old Ideas (Columbia 2012) N  —It's nice to hear his mature growling voice with the simple acoustic guitar accompaniment he so long ago abandoned.

9:35am

Steve Martin & Edie Brickell “Sun's Gonna Shine”
from Love Has Come For You (Rounder 2013) N  —A lovely partnership.

9:38am

Robbie Fulks “Where I Fell”
from Gone Away Backward (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2013) N  —It's nice to hear new music from this very fine songwriter.

9:41am

David Olney “Ice Cold Water”
from Through a Glass Darkly (Philo 1999) —I don't need no shelter, I can't even feel the rain, ice cold water runnin' through my veins.

9:46am

Billy Bragg “Handyman Blues”
from Tooth & Nail (Cooking Vinyl 2013) N  —He's coming to the Old Rock House Sept. 22.

9:49am

Dave Alvin “1968”
from Blackjack David (Hightone 1998) —A tale of friendship and war.

9:53am

Patty Griffin “Get Ready Marie”
from American Kid Single (New West 2013) N  —Griffin imagines the love between her grandparents. Or was it parents? I don't know, I just love the song.


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