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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Jul 7th 2011

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Jul 7th 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


Bill Black's Combo “Little Queenie” from Double Cookin' (Kent 2010) —Instrumental version of the Chuck Berry song recorded in 1964 for the Hi label.Buy it!


Chuck Berry “You Never Can Tell” from You Never Can Tell: His Complete Chess Recordings 1960-66 (Hip-O Select 2009) —Written by Chuck Berry & originally released as a Chess single in 1964.Buy it!


FONTELLABASS “Brown Eyed Handsome Man” (Undertow 2004) —Lead-off track to this excellent 2004 compilation of various St. Louis (mostly) artists covering songs written by Chuck Berry.Buy it!


Chuck Berry “Brown Eyed Handsome Man (Instrumental)” from You Never Can Tell: His Complete Chess Recordings 1960 -1966 (Hip-O Select 2009) —Music bed. Previously unreleased 1961 instrumental version of the Chuck Berry-penned song.Buy it!


Lou Rawls “Can You Dig It (monologue) / 1970 Take Me For What I Am” from Bring It On Home (CAPITOL 1970) —1970 release made up of all Sam Cooke covers. Lou Rawls did write a couple of monologues (including this one) preceding a couple of the songs, however. Recorded at Fame Studios & produced by Rick Hall & David Axelrod..Buy it!


The Bo-Keys “Got To Get Back (To My Baby)” from Got To Get Back! (Electraphonic 2011N  —Written by bassist & bandleader Scott Bomar and sung by Otis Clay. The Bo-Keys will be doing an in-store performance on Friday, July 15, 3 p.m. at Euclid Records.Buy it!


Wilson Pickett “You Can't Stand Alone” from Funky Midnight Mover: The Atlantic Recordings (1962-1978) (Rhino / Atlantic 1968) —Written by Rudy Clark & recorded at Muscle Shoals in 1967. Produced by Jerry Wexler & with background vocals by Patti LaBelle & The Blue Belles.Buy it!


The Bo-Keys “Sundown on Beale” from Got To Get Back! (Electraphonic 2011N  —Music bed. Instrumental written by Scott Bomar.Buy it!


The Rolling Stones “Out of Time” from Aftermath (UK Version) [Remastered] CD ALBUM (ABKCO 2005) —This Jagger-Richards composition was included on the 1966 UK release but was not included on the U.S. release. When this song did get eventually released in the U.S., it was a two-minute shorter version. Elvis Costello covered this song in his concertBuy it!


Don Covay “You've Got Me On The Critical List” from Mercy Mercy: The Definitive Don Covay (Razor & Tie 1994) —Written by Don Covay & recorded at Muscle Shoals in 1973.Buy it!


Arthur Wright & His Orchestra “Before It's Too Late” from Double Cookin': Classic Northern Soul Instrumentals (Kent Dance 2010) —Music bed. Instrumental version of the Jackie Day song.Buy it!


Los Rockin' Devils “Juego De Amor (Game of Love)” from Mexican Garage Rock '66 (Garage Masters 2011) —Spanish garage rock version of Game of Love recorded in 1965 by the band based out of Tijuana, Mexico.Buy it!


John Paul Keith “Never Could Say No” from The Man That Time Forgot (Big Legal Mess / Fat Possum 2011N  —Really fine pop song from the Memphis-based songwriter's new release.Buy it!


Nick Lowe “So It Goes” from Jesus of Cool (Expanded) (Yep Roc 1977) —Written by Nick Lowe & recorded for Stiff in 1976.Buy it!


Jimmy Beck & His Orchestra “Pipe Dreams” from Great R & B Instrumentals (Ace 2001) —Music bed. 1959 R & B instrumental recorded for the Champion label.Buy it!


Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens “What Have You Done” from What Have You Done, My Brother? (Daptone 2009) —Written by Daptone Records founder & bassist Bosco Mann & recorded in 2009.Buy it!


The Budos Band “Reppirt Yad” from The Budos Band III (Daptone 2010) —Tripped-out instrumental version of Day Tripper recorded in 2010.Buy it!


Dengue Fever “Cement Slippers” from Cannibal Courtship (Concord 2011N  —"My girlfriend loves everything at the beach / Except the water, the sand, and the sun"Buy it!


Alessandro Alessandroni “Tema Di Susie” from Sangue Di Sbirro (Cinedelic 2007) —Music bed. 2007 limited CD reissue of the 1976 film soundtrack composed by the Italian soundtrack maestro.Buy it!


Danger Mouse and Daniele Luppi “Problem Queen” from Rome (EMI 2011N  —Written by Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi and featuring Norah Jones on lead vocals.Buy it!


Danger Mouse and Daniele Luppi “Her Hollow Ways” from Rome (EMI 2011N  —Instrumental written by Written by Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi.Buy it!


Marianne Faithfull “That's How Every Empire Falls” from Horses And High Heels (Naive 2010N  —Written By R.B. Morris & produced by Hal Willner. One of the best albums I've heard in 2011. Highly recommended.Buy it!


Jon Langford & Skull Orchard “Strange Ways to Win Wars” from Old Devils (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2010) —Written by Jon Langford and featuring Tawny Newsome on harmony vocals.Buy it!


Randy Newman “When She Loved Me” from The Randy Newman Songbook, Vol. 1 (Nonesuch 2003) —Music bed. Solo piano instrumental version from 2003.Buy it!


Randy Newman “God's Song (That's Why I Love Mankind)” from The Randy Newman Songbook, Vol. 1 (Nonesuch 2003) —2003 solo piano version produced by Mitchell Froom. "Man means nothing, he means less to me / Than the lowliest cactus flower or the humblest Yucca tree / He chases round this desert 'cause he thinks that's where I'll be / That's why I love mankind"Buy it!


R.B. Morris “Buddha In European Clothes” from Empire (R.B. Morris 2008) —Written by Knoxville-based songwriter R.B. Morris & found on this 5-song 2008 EPBuy it!


Neko Case “Things That Scare Me” from Blacklisted (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2002) —Written by Neko Case & Tom Ray. Really a terrific album.Buy it!


Jon Rauhouse's Steel Guitar Heart Attack “Ballad of the Black Chihuahua” from Jon Rauhouse's Steel Guitar Heart Attack (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2007) —Music bed. Instrumental written by Jon Rauhouse.Buy it!


Calexico “Alone Again Or” from Convict Pool (Quarterstick 2004) —Love cover from 2003. Written by Bryan MacClean.Buy it!


Love “A House IsNot A Hotel” from Forever Changes (Elektra 1967) —Written by Arthur Lee & recorded in 1967. He was 26 at the time.Buy it!


Calexico “Gypsy's Curse” from The Black Light (Quarterstick 1998) —Music bed. Instrumental written by Joey Burns.Buy it!


Arctic Monkeys “Reckless Serenade” from Suck It and See (Domino 2011N  —Words and vocals by Alex Turner and music by Arctic Monkeys.Buy it!


Jarvis Cocker “Angela” from Further Complications (Rough Trade 2009) —"Angela - Boom! You blew my mind." Written by Jarvis Cocker.Buy it!


The Nerves “Hanging On The Telephone” from One Way Ticket (Alive Records 1976) —Written by Jack Lee and recorded in 1976. Covered, famously, by Blondie.Buy it!


The Volcanos “Polaris” from An Outbreak of Twangin' (Psychic Circle 2009) —Music bed. Early 60s guitar instrumental. The liner notes basically say they have no idea who this band was made up of or where they're from. I'm just trying to help.Buy it!


Merry Clayton “Gimme Shelter” (Ode Records 1969) —Merry Clayton (born in New Orleans on Christmas day) sung on the original Stones version of the song & recorded this version for her first solo album.Buy it!


The Staple Singers “For What It's Worth” from The Ultimate Staple Singers: A Family Affair 1955-1984 (KENT/ACE 2000) —Fantastic 1967 soul version of the Buffalo Springfield song written by Stephen Stills.Buy it!


Kim Weston “Eleanor Rigby” from Soul Gospel (Soul Jazz 2005) —1970 Beatles cover recorded for People Records. Pop meets James Bond meets soul meets jazz.Buy it!


Booker T. and The MGs “Because” from McLemore Avenue (expanded) (Concord 2011N  —Music bed. 1970 instrumental version of the Beatles song.Buy it!


Joe Cocker “I'll Cry Instead” from Why Don't We Do It In The Road? (Uncut 2001) —Beatles song recorded in 1964 for Joe Cocker's first single. Featuring Jimmy Page on guitar and produced by Denny Cordell.Buy it!


The Beatles “Words of Love” from Beatles For Sale (Parlophone 1964) —1964 mono version of the Buddy Holly song.Buy it!


Pretty Little Empire “Let's Say "I Do"” from Reasons and Rooms (Bellevue Box 2010L —Headlining the Sheldon Ballroom this Friday (7/8). Also on this impressive local bill is Kentucky Knife Fight & Cassie Morgan & the Lonely Pine.Buy it!


The Blind Eyes “Hold Down the Fort” from With A Bang (self-released 2011L —Written by Seth Porter & found on their recommended new release. Your basic melodic anti-urban flight song.Buy it!


Harry Nilsson “Driving Along” from Nilsson Schmilsson CD ALBUM (RCA 1971) —Written by Harry Nilsson. "Driving along you can see all the people who seem to have nothing to say to each other / Each day they grow farther and farther away from each other ."Buy it!


Alan Reeves, Phil Steele & Philip Brigham “The Chase” from Kill Bill Vol. 2 Original Soundtrack (A Band Apart 2004) —Music bed. 1970 instrumental.Buy it!


Martha Wainwright “See Emily Play” from I Know You're Married But I've Got Feelings Too (Drowned In Sound 2008) —2008 Pink Floyd cover written by Syd Barrett.Buy it!


The Painkillers “Before I Go” from Painkillers (Euclid Records Records 2011N L —New compilation of music recorded from 1981-1986 by the Webster Groves-based band, the Painkillers. The Painkillers were made up of Jeff Barbush, Carl Pandolfi, Mike Martin & Jack Petracek.Buy it!


The New Patrons “Queen City Salvation” from The New Patrons (self 1997L —Gram Parsons-influenced track from the late, great band out of Washington, MO. Recorded, mixed & co-produced by Lou Whitney and featuring Joe Terry on piano.Buy it!


Mike Auldridge, Lowell George & David Bromberg “Everybody Slides” from Dobro / Blues and Bluegrass (TAKOMA 2002) —Music bed. 2002 instrumental written by Mike Auldridge, Lowell George & David Bromberg.Buy it!


Neil Young “Amber Jean” from A Treasure (Reprise 2011N  —One of five previously unreleased originals included on this new compilation of live recordings from 1984-85 when he was touring with the International Harvesters. This song was written for his daughter.Buy it!


Dave Alvin “Manzanita” from Eleven Eleven (Yep Roc 2011N  —Co-written and duet vocals by Dave Alvin & Christy McWilson. Dave Alvin & The Guilty Ones with The Skeletons will be at Off Broadway tonight (Thursday 7/7). Highly recommended.Buy it!


Marideth Sisco & Blackberry Winter “High On a Mountain” from Winter's Bone (Music from the Motion Picture) (Light In The Attic www.lightintheattic.net 2010) —The Blackberry Winter Band featuring Marideth Sisco along with others from the soundtrack will be performing music from the film "Winter's Bone" at Off Broadway this Saturday (7/9).Buy it!


Gillian Welch “Silver Dagger” from The Harrow & The Harvest (Acony 2011N  —Written by Gillian Welch & David Rawlings and found on thsi new release. Highly recommended & I'll be surprised if this isn't in my top 10 list at year-end.Buy it!


Mickey Newbury “She Even Woke Me Up to Say Goodbye” from Looks Like Rain (Saint Cecilia Knows 2011) —Reissue of his 1969 release. There will be no better song played during this 3-hour show.Buy it!


Ry Cooder “Sunny's Tune” from Music by Ry Cooder (Rhino 1995) —Music bed. Instrumental from 1989 with Steve Douglas on sax and Jim Keltner on drums.Buy it!


Sam Hinton “Old Man Atom” from Atomic Platters: Cold War Music from the Golden Age of Homeland Security (Bear Family 2005) —Written by Vern Partlow and recorded in 1950. The Sons of the Pioneers recorded this soon after.Buy it!


The Golden Gate Quartet “Atom And Evil” from The Golden Gate Quartet 1941-47 (Columbia 1988) —Recorded in 1946. "This is the story of atom & evil / Their courtship is causing a great upheaval"Buy it!


Bill Haley And His Comets “Thirteen Women (And Only One Man In Town)” from Rock Around The Clock (Geffen unk 2004) —Written by Dickie Thompson and recorded in 1954 for Decca.Buy it!


Bo Diddley “Mr. Khrushchev” from Atomic Platters: Cold War Music from the Golden Age of Homeland Security (Bear Family 2005) —Written by Bo Diddley & recorded in 1962 for the Checker label.Buy it!

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