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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Jul 29th 2011

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Jul 29th 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

7:00am

Miles Davis “Milestones” from Miles Davis in Europe (Columbia 1964) —Miles on trumpet, George Coleman on tenor, Herbie Hancock on piano, Ron Carter on bass, Tony Williams on drums, music on fire.Buy it!

7:09am

Itals “Ina Disa Time” from Early Recordings 1971-1979 (nighthawk 1984) —Lloyd Ricketts, harmony vocalist supreme of this Jamaican trio, passed away the other day. He wasn't actually on this record, but he sang it live many times - their first hit.Buy it!

7:12am

Itals “Brutal” from Brutal Out Deh (Nighthawk Records 1982) —One of the all-time great reggae records - and Ricketts was a part of it.Buy it!

7:19am

The Rolling Stones “Everything Is Turning to Gold” from Sucking in the Seventies (Polydor Ltd. 2008) —I love the overdriven rock/disco feel of this one.Buy it!

7:23am

Marianne Faithfull “The Stations” from Horses And High Heels (Naive 2010N  —I'm no expert - Greg Dulli co-wrote this, so did he record it in one of his bands?Buy it!

7:27am

Tom Waits “Downtown Train” from Rain Dogs (Island 1985) —Remember back in the 80s when everybody was covering this?Buy it!

7:33am

k.d. lang & The Siss Boom Bang “Perfect Word” from Sing It Loud (Nonesuch 2011N  —So many great songs on this record I almost forgot this gem.Buy it!

7:38am

Tara Nevins “Who Would You Tell” from Wood and Stone (Sugar Hill Records www.sugarhillrecords.com 2011N  —New rule: if it's produced by Larry Campbell, it at least deserves attention.Buy it!

7:41am

Eilen Jewell “Reckless” from Queen of the Minor Key (Signature Sounds Recording Company 2011N  —I keep checking if this is some classic country hit from 1964, but nope, Jewell wrote it herself, and I don't think she was alive back then.Buy it!

7:43am

Bettye Swann “Tell It Like It Is” from Bettye Swann (Astralwerks 2004) —Shh - don't let this get around, but there are days I like this version better than the Aaron Neville hit.Buy it!

7:46am

Imelda May “Tainted Love” from Mayhem (Decca 2010N  —How do you take a song that's a classic in both soul & electro-pop and make it fresh? Would you believe rockabilly?Buy it!

7:49am

Pokey LaFarge & The South City Three “River Rock Bottom” from Middle Of Everywhere (Free Dirt www.freedirtrecords.com 2011N L —This St. Louisian lives in a world outside of time; I don't know how he does it, but he writes & sings as if he was alive 80 years ago.Buy it!

7:53am

Grace Basement “Broke Up Man” from Broke Up Man EP (Eastern Watts 2011N L —Ah, Kevin Buckley - a terrific Irish fiddler, a terrific pop songsmith. How can we get him to do more?Buy it!

8:02am

The Blind Eyes “Satisfactory” from With A Bang (self-released 2011N L —These St. Louisians can write some tunes, can't they?Buy it!

8:06am

They Might Be Giants “Canajoharie” from Join Us (Rounder 2011N  —What the heck is that song title? A great hook, that's what.Buy it!

8:09am

Magazine “The Light Pours Out of Me” from Where The Power Is (Virgin 2000N  —While ideally all of Magazine's work should be readily availalble, in the real world, we should be thankful newcomers can at least feast on this strong collection.Buy it!

8:16am

The Move “Feel Too Good” from Boogie Nights Vol. 2 (CAPITOL 1998) —This song would be good without a cowbell, but it's great with it.Buy it!

8:24am

Little Feat “Old Folks Boogie” from Waiting For Columbus (self released 2002) —The cowbell is more prominent on the studio version, but I couldn't find my copy of that; it's here on the live version, just not as loud.Buy it!

8:32am

Amy Winehouse “Valerie” from Back To Black (Deluxe / Standard Edition) (Universal 2006) —The quieter version of the Zutons masterpiece - Amy Winehouse owned this song.Buy it!

8:36am

Amy Winehouse “Someone to Watch Over Me” from Frank (Universal 2003) —She could sing jazz, r'n'b, pop, all of it together or separately. It's a terrible loss of further music we've suffered.Buy it!

8:40am

Amy Winehouse “Tears Dry on Their Own” from Back to Black (Universal 2006) —Brilliant song!Buy it!

8:43am

AC/DC “Show Business” from '74 Jailbreak (Sony 1984) —These early recordings by AC/DC knock me out - I don't know how I've missed them since they were released 27 years ago.Buy it!

8:48am

Leon Russell “Alcatraz” from Live in Japan (CAPITOL 2011N  —Actually, this cut is live in Houston, but that's because there are 9 songs recorded in Japan in 73, and 7 more in Houston in 71, which makes this set pretty enticing.Buy it!

8:53am

Joe Ely “Not That Much Has Changed” from Satisfied at Last (Rack 'Em 2011N  —How many images can he fit in one 4 minute song? More than you might think.Buy it!

9:01am

Terry Hanck “Appreciate What You Got” from Look Out! (Delta Groove 2011N  —A powerful and witty blues about the problems of the world.Buy it!

9:06am

David Bromberg “You Don't Wanna Make Me Mad” from Use Me (Appleseed Recordings www.AppleseedMusic.com 2011N  —Bromberg's new album is chock full of guest stars - Dr. John is on this cut.Buy it!

9:11am

John Hiatt “I Love That Girl” from Dirty Jeans and Mudslide Hymns (New West www.newwest.com 2011N  —Simple but magnificent.Buy it!

9:17am

Amy LaVere “Stranger Me” (Archer Records 2011N  —My review of this album: http://blurt-online.com/reviews/view/3208/Buy it!

9:22am

The Feelies “Nobody Knows” from Here Before (Bar/None Records 2011N  —The Feelies are a band I love that I have the hardest time trying to describe - they sound like lightning bugs eluding the grasp of little hands.Buy it!

9:25am

Sleepy Kitty “Speaking Politely” from Infinity City (Euclid Records 2011N L —St. Louis band makes some noise, but doesn't forget to write a good song.Buy it!

9:32am

Sloan “The Answer Was You” from The Double Cross (Yep Roc 2011N  —A typical hook-fest from these pop masterminds.Buy it!

9:34am

Steve Earle “Heaven or Hell” from I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive (New West www.newwest.com 2011N  —A duet with Earle's wife Alison Moorer.Buy it!

9:38am

Sarah Jarosz “Ring Them Bells” from Follow Me Down (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2011N  —Bob Dylan wrote it, Vince Gill sings harmony, Jerry Douglas and Stuart Duncan play on it - yeah, it's good. She'll be at the Duck Room Thursday, Aug. 4.Buy it!

9:41am

Guy Clark “Maybe I Can Paint Over That” from Songs and Stories (Dualtone 2011N  —A live album with 14 songs and 9 introductions from one of our best songwriters.Buy it!

9:47am

Slaid Cleaves “Black T Shirt” from Sorrow & Smoke (Music Road 2011N  —A double live album with 21 songs from one of our best songwriters.Buy it!

9:51am

Kasey Chambers “Beautiful Mess” from Little Bird (Liberation 2010N  —I can almost dip into her entire catalogue at random and pick out a good song to play.Buy it!

9:54am

Randy Newman “Suzanne” from The Randy Newman Songbook Vol. 2 (Nonesuch 2011N  —My gosh, he's written a lot of great songs, some like this one I'd pretty much missed out until this live record.Buy it!

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