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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Aug 11th 2011

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Aug 11th 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

7:02am

King Curtis “Memphis Soul Stew (Single Version)”
from Beg, Scream & Shout (Rhino 1997) —Soul instrumental written by King Curtis & recorded for the Atlantic label in 1967. Found on this now out-of-print 6-CD set and the finest compilation of 60s soul I've come across.

7:05am

Ann Peebles “If We Can't Trust Each Other”
from I Can't Stand the Rain (Hi Records 1974) —One of two songs on this album written by Earl Randle & produced by Willie Mitchell. Featuring backing by the Hi Rhythm Section & the Memphis Horns.

7:08am

Reuben Bell “Action Speaks Louder Than Words”
from My Goodness, Yes! (Sundazed 2005) —Written by Reuben Bell & Eddy Giles and released on the Nashville-based Silver Fox label in 1969.

7:10am

New Mastersounds “Freckles”
from Breaks from the Border (Tallest Man 2011) N  —Music bed. Instrumental from the Leeds, UK band's new release which just came out this week.

7:11am

Charles Bradley “Stay Away”
from SPIN Presents Newermind: A Tribute Album (Spin spinmagazine.com 2011) N  —Your basic soul cover of a Nirvana song found on this new compilation of various artists performing songs from the Nevermind album. Some songs work and some don't but this slowed-down goove version with backing by the Menahan Street Band sure does.

7:15am

Eli "Paperboy" Reed & The True Loves “Ace of Spades”
from Ace of Spades - EP (Q Division 2008) —Your basic soul cover of a Motorhead song found on this 2008 EP. Thanks to Chris Lawyer from Hip City (found here every Wednesday from 2-4 PM) for making me aware of this.

7:17am

Millie Jackson “It Hurts So Good” (Spring 1973) —Reissue of her 1973 release recorded in Muscle Shoals & New York. Written by Phillip Mitchell.

7:20am

Menahan Street Band “The Word (Is Going Up In Flames)”
from No Time For Dreaming - The Instrumentals (Daptone 2011) N  —Music bed. New release made up of all the backing tracks sans vocals from the Charles Bradley release, No Time For Dreaming, which came out at the beginning of 2011.

7:22am

Nikka Costa “Stuck To You”
from Pebble to a Pearl (stax 2008) —Appearing at the Old Rock House this Tuesday (8/16). If this is anything like her last show I saw at The Pageant, it should be a great show.

7:26am

Joe Tex “Show Me”
from The Love You Save/I've Got To Do A Little Better (Connoisseur 2001) —One of four bonus tracks added to this reissue of these 1966 & 1967 album releases. Written by Joe Tex.

7:29am

Steve Cropper “Don't Be Ashamed (with Bettye LaVette & Willie Jones)”
from Dedicated: A Tribute to The 5 Royales (429 Records www.429records.com 2011) N  —Written by Lowman Pauling of the 5 Royales and featuring lead vocals by Bettye LaVette & Willie Jones.

7:31am

Billy & The King Bees “Bango”
from Stax-Volt: The Complete Singles (1959-1968) (Atlantic 1991) —Music bed. Instrumental recorded for Stax-Volt in 1963.

7:33am

The Mynah Birds “Go On And Cry (Single Version)”
from The Complete Motown Singles, Vol. 6: 1966 (Hip-O Select / Motown 2006) —B-side of a previously unreleased 1966 recording from a band featuring lead vocals by Rick James, lead guitar by Neil Young & bass by Bruce Palmer. The band came to an abrupt end when it was discovered that Rick James was AWOL from the Navy.

7:37am

Janis Joplin “Dear Landlord”
from The Essential Janis Joplin - 3.0 (Legacy/Columbia 2008) —Bob Dylan cover recorded in 1969.

7:39am

Barry & the Remains “Don't Look Back”
from The Remains (Sundazed 1991) —Written by Billy Vera and recorded in 1966. Featuring Barry Tashian on lead guitar & lead vocals.

7:42am

The Chandelles “El Gato”
from That's Swift: Instrumentals From The Norman Petty Vaults (Sundazed Music 2007) —Music bed. 1963 instrumental recorded for the Dot label. Surf music out of Clovis, New Mexico.

7:44am

Amy LaVere “Damn Love Song”
from Stranger Me (Archer Records www.archer-records.com 2011) N  —Appearing at Off Broadway this Friday (8/12). Magic City is opening.

7:49am

Tedeschi Trucks Band “These Walls”
from Revelator (Sony 2011) N  —Pretty great vocals from Susan Tedeschi on this track from their new debut release which features an 11-piece band.

7:55am

Bonnie Raitt “I Can't Make You Love Me”
from Luck Of The Draw (Capitol Records 1991) —I'll go out on a limb and say this was the best song ever written by an NFL all-pro defensive lineman. I also think it is one of the best songs of the last 20 years. Perfectly written.

8:05am

Little Dragon “Please Turn”
from Ritual Union (Peacefrog 2011) N  —Electronica, indie-pop & soul-jazz out of Sweden. From their new third full-length release.

8:08am

Charlotte Gainsbourg “Memoir”
from Memoir - Single (Because Music 2011) N  —Written by Conor O’Brien of Ireland’s Villagers. A new full-length album called Live and Unreleased is expected to be released by her in the Fall.

8:11am

Fabienne Delsol “I Feel So Blue”
from On My Mind (Damaged Goods 2010) —60s-influenced track from the ex-singer and bassist of the Bristols.

8:14am

Mongo Santamaria Orchestr “Don't Bother Me No More”
from Looking Good (BGP url 2003) R  —Music bed. 1963 instrumental recorded for the Battle label.

8:16am

The Kinks “David Watts”
from Something Else By The Kinks (Bonus Track Edition) (Sanctuary 1998) —Reissue of their 1967 release with eight bonus tracks. Written by Ray Davies.

8:19am

The Jam “Eton Rifles”
from Setting Sons (Polydor UK 1979) —"What a catalyst you turned out to be / Loaded the guns then you run off home for your tea / Left me standing like a guilty schoolboy..."

8:23am

The Small Faces “Things Are Going To Get Better”
from Odds And Mods (Varese 2002) —1968 track written by Steve Marriott (who also sings lead) & Ronnie Lane.

8:25am

The Small Faces “Happy Boys Happy”
from Odds And Mods (Varese 2002) —Music bed. 1968 instrumental written by Steve Marriott & Ronnie Lane.

8:28am

The Blind Eyes “Best Times”
from With A Bang (self-released 2011) N L —Written & sung by Seth Porter and found on the St. Louis band's new release.

8:31am

Aimee Mann “Going Through The Motions”
from The Forgotten Arm CD Album (SuperEgo Records 2005) —Written by Aimee Mann & produced by Joe Henry. Your basic concept album about a drug-addicted boxer. Plus a Christmas song not likely to be considered over-sentimental.

8:34am

Buffalo Springfield “Rock & Roll Woman”
from Buffalo Springfield Again (ATCO 1967) —1967 song written & sung by Stephen Stills.

8:37am

The String-A-Longs “Black Grass”
from Wide World Hits By The String-A-Longs (Atlantic 1968) —Music bed.

8:38am

The Byrds “The World Turns All Around Her”
from Turn! Turn! Turn! (Columbia 1965) —One of three tracks written by Gene Clark on their second release.

8:40am

The Love Experts “Your Shining Hour”
from Cuba Street - EP (Undertow Music Collective 2004) L —Written & sung by Steve Carosello and featuring Dave Collett & Dominic Finocchio on guitar.

8:44am

Evie Sands “Run Home To Your Mama”
from Wild Thing: The Songs of Chip Taylor (Ace 2009) —Written by Chip Taylor and recorded for the Black Cat label in 1965.

8:46am

Phil Upchurch Combo “You Can't Sit Down”
from Mojo Mod Club Party (Mojo 2005) —Music bed. 1961 instrumental.

8:48am

Bob Dylan “Motorpsycho Nitemare”
from Another Side of Bob Dylan (Columbia 1964) —"Then in comes his daughter whose name was Rita / She looked like she stepped out of La Dolce Vita."

8:52am

Loudon Wainwright III “Motel Blues”
from Recovery (Yep Roc 2008) —2008 re-recording of a song he wrote back in 1971. Back then, he recorded it solo. This release was done with the backing of a full band & was produced by Joe Henry.

8:56am

Slaid Cleaves “Black T-Shirt”
from Everything You Love Will Be Taken Away (Music Road 2009) —2009 song written by Slaid Cleaves and Rod Picott.

8:59am

Richmond Fontaine “Leaving”
from The High Country (El Cortez www.thedelines.com 2011) N  —Music bed. Instrumental from the Portland-based band's forthcoming September release.

9:03am

Jackie DeShannon “Walkin' Down The Line”
from Jackie Deshannon (Liberty 1963) —Written by Bob Dylan and arranged by Jack Nitzsche.

9:06am

Cassie Morgan and the Lonely Pine “His Hands Are Tied”
from Weathered Hands, Weary Eyes (self-released 2010) L —2010 song written by Cassie Morgan.

9:09am

Neko Case “This Tornado Loves You”
from Middle Cyclone (Anti- www.anti.com 2008) —Written by Neko Case & featuring background vocals by Kelly Hogan, Carl Newman, Kurt Heasley, Nora O' Connor & Rachel Flotard.

9:13am

Santo & Johnny “Lazy Day”
from The Best of Santo & Johnny (Stardust 1997) —Music bed.

9:15am

The Pahinui Brothers “My Old Friend the Blues”
from The Pahinui Bros. (Private Music 1992) —Steve Earle cover sang by James "Bla" Pahinui with Cyril Pahinui on 12-string slack key guitar & Ry Cooder on electric slide guitar.

9:18am

Jerry Byrd “Hanalei Moon”
from Coffee & Cigarettes soundtrack (Milan 2004) —From the soundtrack to the Jim Jarmusch film.

9:21am

Johnny Cash “Aloha Oe”
from American VI: Ain't No Grave (American 2010) —From this final 2010 collection of recordings made when Johnny Cash was collaborating with Rick Rubin. Written by Queen Lili'uokalani.

9:24am

Ry Cooder “Feelin' Bad Blues”
from Music by Ry Cooder (Rhino 1995) —Music bed. 1986 instrumental composed by Ry Cooder for the Crossroads movie soundtrack.

9:26am

Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three “Feels So Good”
from Middle of Everywhere (Free Dirt Records www.freedirtrecords.com 2011) N L —Written by Pokey Lafarge & found on their new release. Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three will be playing 2 shows this Friday (8/12) at Off Broadway.

9:29am

Mark Turnbull “A Woman Ain't Just A Spitoon”
from When I Was Six Got A Ukelele (Beachtown 1977) —Written by the Laguna Beach, California-based singer-songwriter, author & playwright.

9:32am

Willis Jackson “Brother Ray”
from Mo' Mod Jazz (Kent 1998) —Music bed. 1968 instrumental recorded for the Prestige label.

9:35am

Rum Drum Ramblers “Jack & Tom”
from Mean Scene (Big Muddy Records 2011) N L —The Rum Drum Ramblers are having their vinyl release party at the Gramophone this Saturday (8/13). Early show. Doors 6 p.m. Music 7 p.m.

9:40am

Ricky Nelson “Stood Up”
from Ricky Nelson: The Rock'N Roll Years '57-'59 (Burning Fire 2009) —Written by Dub Dickerson & Sharon Sheeley and recorded in 1959.

9:41am

Jean Shepard “Two Whoops And A Holler”
from Jean Shepard: Honky-Tonk Heroine (Country Music Foundation 1996) —1953 song written by Joseph Franklin.

9:44am

Speedy West “Lazy Summer Evening”
from Guitar Spectacular (Sundazed Music 1962) —Music bed. 1962 instrumental recorded for Capitol.

9:45am

Conway Twitty “Lonely Blue Boy”
from Master Classics: The Very Best of Conway Twitty (MCA 2007) —Recorded in 1959.

9:47am

Dave Alvin “Johnny Ace is Dead”
from Eleven Eleven (Yep Roc 2011) N  —New release from the pride of Downey, California.

9:52am

Magic City “Let Me Go”
from Les Animaux Épouvantables (Tower Groove Records 2011) N L —Off their new release. Magic City will be opening for Amy LaVere this Friday (8/12) at Off Broadway.


Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.