Memphis to Manchester (Music)
Thu Oct 11th 2012 7.00am–10.00am
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Time zone: central
The Tams “Shelter”
from Shelter / Get Away 7" (ABC 1966) —Written & produced by Joe South in 1966 - a couple of years before he recorded the song, himself. I found out about this at a blog called The "B" Side located at http://redkelly.blogspot.com/.
King Curtis “Hot Potato (Piping Hot)”
from Soul Time (Great American Music 2010) —Music bed. 1962 instrumental from this collection of early 60s instrumentals recorded by King Curtis for the Fire, Fury and Enjoy labels.
Chuck Prophet “You Did (Bomp Shooby Dooby Bomp)”
from Age of Miracles (New West 2004) —I can't have a membership drive playlist that doesn't include one Chuck Prophet song. It just wouldn't seem right.
Leonard Cohen “Darkness”
from Old Ideas (Columbia 2012) —Written by Lenoard Cohen and featuring backing vocals by Sharon Robinson and the Webb Sisters.
Aimee Mann “Brother's Keeper”
from Charmer Single (Superego 2012) N —Bonus track from her new release. Aimee Mann will be at the Pageant in November (Tuesday 11/13 ). Highly recommended.
The Remodels “This Is Love”
from The Remodels (The Remodels 2010) L —Written by George Harrison with lead vocals by Toby Weiss, violin by Melody Staicoff, and all other instruments bt Steve Staicoff.
The Pastel Six “Bandido”
from Intoxica! (Ace 2006) —Music bed. 1962 Southern California garage rock instrumental recorded for the Zen label.
One Take “The Tide is High”
from TBD (self 2012) L —Cover of the Paragons song (and later Blondie hit) from the forthcoming release by the band just voted best St. Louis folk artist of 2012 by the Riverfront Times. This features Daniele Aslanian on lead vocals.
Roy Budd “Get Carter”
from TV Sound and Image (Soul Jazz 2012) N —Music bed. Instrumental from this new 2-disc compilation of various songs written by British TV, film, and library composers from 1956-1980.
Beth Orton “Magpie”
from Sugaring Season (Anti- 2012) N —One of my favorite songs of 2012. This one just kind of blows me away. From her new release which came out last week.
Neko Case “Magpie to the Morning”
from Middle Cyclone (Anti- 2008) —One of the most gorgeous meoldies ever composed by Neko Case. This concludes the magpie set.
Waterloo “Out In The Lawn”
from Out of the Woods (Undertow 2006) L —Waterloo is reuniting to play for the 88.1 KDHX 25th Birthday Bash taking place at the Schlafly Bottleworks on Sunday (10/14). For complete details about this action-packed event, go to http://kdhx.org/calendar/881-kdhx-25th-birthday-bash-34300.
The Linemen “(It's Been) Three Days”
from Reconsider (self 2009) L —Written and sung by Kevin Butterfield. Waterloo is reuniting to play for the 88.1 KDHX 25th Birthday Bash taking place at the Schlafly Bottleworks on Sunday (10/14). Details at http://kdhx.org/calendar/881-kdhx-25th-birthday-bash-34300.
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