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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Jul 14th 2011

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Jul 14th 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

7:03am

Soul Survivors “Expressway To Your Heart”
from Beg, Scream & Shout (Rhino unk 1997) —Written & produced by Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff and recorded in 1967 for the Crimson label. Soul Survivors might have only had one hit but this is a soul classic.

7:05am

Shorty Long “Chantilly Lace”
from The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 7: 1967 (Hip-O Select / Motown 2007) —1967 soul version of the Big Bopper (J.P. Richardson) cover & produced by Clarence Paul.

7:07am

The Bo-Keys “Catch This Teardrop”
from Got To Get Back! (Electraphonic 2011) N  —Written by bassist & bandleader Scott Bomar & featuring the vocals of Percy Wiggins. The Bo-Keys will be doing a Euclid Records in-store performance this Friday (7/14) at 3 PM.

7:10am

The Mar-Ketts “Stirrin' Up Some Soul”
from Double Cookin': Classic Northern Soul Instrumentals (Ace 2010) —Music bed. 1966 soul instrumental recorded for Warner Bros.

7:13am

Dennis Coffey “Somebody's Been Sleeping (feat. Lisa Kekaula of the Bellrays)”
from Dennis Coffey (Strut 2011) N  —Dennis Coffey played guitar on the 100 Proof (Aged in Soul) original version of this song & on this new release he is joined by Lisa Kekaula of The Bellrays who sings lead vocals.

7:17am

Father's Children “Dirt And Grime”
from Who's Gonna Save The World (numero 2011) N  —New compilation made up of previously unreleased tracks recorded in the early to mid 70s by this Washington, DE.C. soul & funk band. "My dirty filthy habitat is where I got my habit at."

7:20am

War “Slippin' Into Darkness”
from The Funk Box (Hip-O 2000) —I'd say there is a groove to this one. Seven minutes of greatness. Recorded in 1971 for the Avenue label.

7:27am

The Rhine Oaks “Tampin (Single Version)”
from What It Is! Funky Soul and Rare Grooves (1967-1977) (Rhino unk 2006) —Music bed. Instrumental written & arranged by Allen Toussaint and recorded by The Meters (with Allen Toussaint playing piano) under a different name.

7:29am

Esther Phillips “Baby, I'm For Real”
from From A Whisper To A Scream (Kudu 1972) —Reissue of her 1972 King release. Sublime version of a song written by Marvin Gaye & Anna Gordy and arranged & conducted by Pee Wee Ellis.

7:33am

The T.S.U. Toronadoes “Getting The Corners”
from What It Is! Funky Soul and Rare Grooves (1967-1977) (Rhino unk 2006) —1968 Atlantic instrumental recorded by the backing band for Archie Bell & The Drells.

7:36am

Jimmy Smith “St. Louis Blues”
from The Cat - The Incredible Jimmy Smith (Verve Records 1964) —Music bed. 1964 instrumental written by W.C. Handy.

7:37am

Lee Dorsey “Yes We Can”
from Yes We Can/Night People (Raven 2005) —Reissue of his 1970 album. Written by Allen Toussaint with backing by The Meters.

7:40am

Allen Toussaint “St. James Infirmary”
from The Bright Mississippi (Nonesuch 2009) —2009 instrumental version featuring Allen Toussaint (piano), Don Byron (clarinet), Nicholas Payton (trumpet), Marc Ribot (acoustic guitar), David Piltch (bass) & Jay Bellerose (drums). Produced by Joe Henry.

7:44am

Allen Toussaint “Blue Drag”
from The Bright Mississippi (Nonesuch 2009) —Music bed. Instrumental written by Django Reinhardt.

7:46am

Eilen Jewell “I Remember You”
from Queen of the Minor Key (Signature Sounds Recording Company 2011) N  —Written by Eilen Jewell & found on her new release. Highly recommended.

7:49am

Amy LaVere “Let Yourself Go (Come On)”
from Stranger Me (Archer Records www.archer-records.com 2011) N  —Written by Bobby Charles & found on her forthcoming release. Amy LaVere will be playing at Off Broadway next month (Friday 8/12).

7:54am

Otis Redding “Cigarettes and Coffee”
from Otis! The Definitive Otis Redding (Rhino unk 1993) —Recorded in 1966 and written by Eddie Thomas, Jay Walker & Jerry Butler. The vocals on this and the drums of Al Jackson, Jr. (less is more, in this case) are just incredible.

8:03am

Marianne Faithfull “The Stations”
from Horses And High Heels (Naive 2014 2010) N  —Well, which great new Marianne Faithfull song should I begin hour # 2 with this week? How about the lead-off track written by Greg Dulli & Mark Lanegan? Produced by Hal Willner.

8:07am

Keren Ann “Daddy, You Been On My Mind”
from 101 (Blue Note 2011) N  —Bob Dylan cover from her new release.

8:11am

Dirty Projectors “Dark Eyes”
from Like A Version (n/a 2010) —Live radio studio recording made in Australia in 2010 . Written by Bob Dylan.

8:15am

Ohayo “Shadowed by Trees”
from The State We Are In (Häpna 2011) N  —Music bed. Instrumental from the Swedish backup band for when el Perro del Mar goes on tour.

8:17am

Morphine “You Look Like Rain”
from Good (ff 1992) —Written by Mark Sandman and found on the Boston trio's 1992 debut release..

8:21am

John Lee Hooker, Miles Davis & Roy Rogers “Coming to Town”
from The Hot Spot (soundtrack) (Antilles 1990) —Instrumental written by Jack Nitzsche with Earl Palmer & Tim Drummond as the rhythm section, John Lee Hooker on vocals & guitar, Roy Rogers on slide guitar & Miles Davis on trumpet.

8:24am

Lulu “Here Comes The Night”
from The Bert Berns Story: Vol. 1 1960-64 (Ace 2008) —Written by Bert Berns & recorded for the Decca label in 1964. This was the original version of the song but Them (with Van Morrison) had a much bigger hit with it several months later.

8:27am

Jack Nitzsche “Puerto Vallarta”
from The Lonely Surfer (Collectors' Choice Music 1963) —Music bed. 1963 instrumental composed by Jack Nitzsche & Marty Cooper.

8:29am

Kirsty Maccoll “In These Shoes?”
from Tropical Brainstorm (V2 1999) —Written by Pete Glenister & Kirsty MacColl and found on her last album which was completed just months before her untimely death.

8:32am

Los Lobos “On A Night Like This”
from Masked and Anonymous (Columbia 2003) —Written by Bob Dylan and found on the 2003 soundtrack to the Larry Charles film. Somehow, this movie failed to garner any Oscars (TM).

8:36am

Sir Douglas Quintet “And It Didn't Even Bring Me Down”
from Mendocino (smash 1969) —Written by Doug Sahm, Frank Morin & Martin Fierro and recorded in 1968.

8:38am

The Fireballs “Groovin'”
from Exotic Guitars From the Clovis Vaults (Ace 2010) —Music bed. 1968 instrumental version of the Young Rascals song.

8:40am

La Sera “Never Come Around”
from La Sera (Hardly Art 2011) —Really catchy pop song written & sung by Katy Goodman (who is also bassist for Vivian Girls) and found on this 2011 debut release.

8:42am

Ellie Greenwich “You Don't Know”
from One Kiss Can Lead To Another: Girl Group Sounds, Lost & Found (Rhino unk 2005) —Written by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich & Shadow Morton & recorded in 1965 for the Red Bird label. The production on this by Shadow Morton is pretty great.

8:45am

The Remodels “Girl Don't Come”
from The Remodels (The Remodels 2010) L —2009 cover version of the Sandie Shaw song featuring Toby Weiss on vocals & Steve Staicoff on everything else. "Drats!"

8:47am

Laurie Johnson and The London Studio Orchestra “The Avengers: Main Title”
from Hal Lifson's Sex and the '60s (Varese Sarabande 2005) —Music bed. Instrumental theme from the 1966-69 TV series 'The Avengers' composed & conducted by Laurie Johnson.

8:49am

Arctic Monkeys “Love is a Laserquest”
from Suck It and See (Domino 2011) N  —New release featuring lyrics & vocals by Alex Turner and music by Arctic Monkeys.

8:53am

The Wombats “Anti-D”
from The Wombats Proudly Present...This Modern Glitch (Bright Antenna 2011) N  —Roy Kasten vehemently disagrees with me but I still think this is one of the best songs I've heard in 2011. "It's hard to smile when you're as flattened as a pancake."

8:57am

Blur “End of a Century”
from Parklife CD Album (SBK 1994) —Written by Blur & featuring the vocals of Damon Albarn.

9:05am

Susan Cowsill “Sweet Bitter End”
from Lighthouse CD Album (Threadhead Records 2010) —Written by Susan Cowsill & Tad Armstrong (who also plays bass on most of this album). Susan Cowsill & The Russ Broussard Duo will be appearing at Off Broadway this Friday (7/15). This is an early seated show that begins at 7 PM. Highly recommended.

9:07am

The Blue Shadows “When Will This Heartache End”
from On the Floor of Heaven (Deluxe Edition) (2010 Bumstead Productions Ltd 2010) —Expanded reissue of the Canadian band's 1993 release. Featuring the vocals of Bill Cowsill and co-lead singer Jeffrey Hatcher.

9:11am

Mickey Newbury “I Don't Wanna Rock”
from Better Days (Demos, Rarities, Unreleased) (Saint Cecilia Knows 2011) N  —Previously unreleased publisher demo for a song eventually recorded by Sammi Smith.

9:13am

Clarence White “Hong Kong Hillbilly aka Nashville West”
from Country & West Coast (Big Beat rhino.com 2006) —Music bed. 1969 instrumental written by Clarence White & Gene Parsons.

9:16am

Kim Lenz and the Jaguars “Shined Up and Ready to Shout”
from It's All True! (Riley Records 2009) —Written by Kim Lenz & found on her most recent 2009 release. Kim Lenz will be appearing at Beale On Broadway a week from Sunday (7/24).

9:18am

Neil Young “Grey Riders”
from A Treasure (Reprise 2011) N  —Previously unreleased Neil Young original from a live recording made during his 1984-1985 tour with the International Harvesters.

9:24am

Neil Young & Crazy Horse “Love And Only Love”
from Ragged Glory (Reprise 1990) —Music bed. Instrumental excerpt.

9:26am

Gillian Welch “The Way It Goes”
from The Harrow & The Harvest (Acony 2011) N  —Written by Gillian Welch & David Rawlings and found on this highly recommended new release. Gillian Welch will be appearing at The Pageant in September (Saturday 9/3).

9:30am

Swamp Dogg “Synthetic World”
from It's All Good: A Singles Collection 1963-89 (Kent 2011) —Written by Jerry Williams, Jr. aka Swamp Dogg and recorded in 1970 for the Canyon label.

9:33am

Booker T. Jones “Rent Party”
from The Road From Memphis (Anti www.anti.com 2011) N  —Music bed. New instrumental written by Booker T. Jones.

9:36am

Matthew Ryan “Dulce Et Decorum Est”
from Matthew Ryan Vs. the Silver State (00:02:59 LLC www.2minutes59.com 2008) —Matthew Ryan, Jeff Klein & Dawn Kinnard will be appearing at Off Broadway this Tuesday (7/19).

9:43am

The Silver Jews “I'm Getting Back Into Getting Back Into You”
from Tanglewood Numbers (Drag City www.dragcity.com 2005) —Written by David Berman. And the song is as good as the title.

9:45am

Lee Hazlewood “Batman”
from These Boots Are Made For Walkin': The Complete MGM Recordings (Ace 2002) —Music bed. Previously unreleased instrumental from 1966. No, not that Batman instrumental. This was written by Lee Hazlewood & Dan Cole.

9:47am

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds “Nature Boy”
from Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus (Mute Records 2004) —"And she moves among the flowers / And she floats upon the smoke / She moves among the shadows / She moves me with just one little look"

9:52am

Magic City “Lament”
from Les Animaux Épouvantables (Tower Groove Records 2011) N L —Instrumental written by Larry Bulawsky. Magic City is having their LP release party a week from Saturday (7/23) at El Leñador located at 3124 Cherokee. Also on the bill are The Ransom Note and Warm Jets USA.

9:56am

The Union Electric “Tunnels”
from Time Is Gold (Rankoutsider Records 2012) N L —Brand new single with lyics by Tim Rakel (of KDHX Mystery Train fame) and music by The Union Electric.


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