Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
Thu Jul 29th 2010 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
Ron Buford “Chicken Tracks”
from SuperFunk, Vol. 4: Rare and Classic Street Funk from the Vaults 1966-1973 CD Comp (BGP url 2004) —60s funk & soul out of Seattle.
Ray Charles “Greenbacks”
from Pure Genius: The Complete Atlantic Recordings (1952-1959) [Remastered] (Atlantic Records/ATG 1960) —Written by Renald Richard & recorded in 1954.
The Pilgrim Travelers “Jesus Hits Like An Atom Bomb”
from Atomic Platters: Cold War Music from the Golden Age of Homeland Security Comp (Bear Family 2005) —1951 gospel atomic-era song.
Bill Black Combo “Little Queenie”
from The Best of Bill Black's Combo - The Hi Records Years (Fat Possum Records 2001) —Music bed. 1964 instrumental version of the Chuck Berry song recorded at Hi.
Anita O' Day “Sing, Sing, Sing”
from akiko Presents Rockin' Doo Wop, Jump & Jive - Vol. 2 (Universal unk) —Written by Louis Prima & recorded in 1958 for the Verve label.
Harry Nilsson “Gotta Get Up”
from Nilsson Schmilsson CD Album (RCA From the Earthworms album archives - from our College Daze! 1971) —Written by Harry Nilsson & recorded in 1971 for RCA. Talk about a great four-year run -- from 1969-1972, he released Harry, Nilsson Sings Newman, The Point, Nilsson Schmilsson, & Son of Schmilsson.
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