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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Nov 12th 2010

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Nov 12th 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

7:00am

Van Morrison “Wavelength” (Mercury 1978) —That's one freaky synthesizer sound, but a heck of a nice song.Buy it!

7:06am

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers “Even the Losers” from Damn the Torpedoes (MCA 1979) —As the years pass, this record sounds more and more perfect - it's just been reissued with lots of bonus material.Buy it!

7:10am

Tom Robinson Band “2-4-6-8 Motorway” from Power in the Darkness (Razor & Tie 1978) —Steal from the best, I always say: Bob Reuter gave me the idea to revisit this all-time classic.Buy it!

7:15am

Bob Dylan “Tombstone Blues” from Best of the Mono Recordings (Columbia 2010N  —There's always another way to get you to want what you already have - these Dylan mono recordings are fantastic.Buy it!

7:21am

Ramblin' Jack Elliott “Don't Think Twice It's Alright” from Best of the Vanguard Years (Vanguard 2000) —A lovely rendition from a Dylan influence being influenced by Dylan.Buy it!

7:24am

Mollie O'Brien & Rich Moore “Lonely For a While” from Saints & Sinners (Remington Road 2010N  —A gorgeous & playful Jesse Winchester cover.Buy it!

7:30am

Sam Bush “The River's Gonna Run” from Laps In Seven CD ALBUM (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2006) —Sam Bush, aided and abetted by his one-time employer Emmylou Harris, does an amazing job on this Buddy Miller gem.Buy it!

7:34am

Cassandra Wilson “Went Down to St. James Infirmary” from Silver Pony (Blue Note www.bluenote.com 2010N  —There's some strange funk going on in this cut.Buy it!

7:41am

Esther Phillips “And I Love Him” (Atlantic 1965) —Sweet contemporary take on the Beatles.Buy it!

7:44am

Hot Chip “Slush” from One Life Stand CD ALBUM (Astralwerks 2010N  —I've strangely found myself drawn to this oddly beautiful little number.Buy it!

7:50am

Psychedelic Furs “Love My Way” from Talk Talk Talk (Columbia 1981) —I can't count the number of times Iplayed this record in the year or three after it came out.Buy it!

7:56am

Bryan Ferry “Song to the Siren” from Olympia (Virgin UK 2010N  —I've only heard a little of this so far, but it's all been amazing.Buy it!

8:04am

Brothers Lazaroff “Move, Shake, Bounce” from Give 'Em What They Need (self-released 2010N L —I still haven't had a chance to play this whole album, but these guys are one of the best bands in town.Buy it!

8:09am

Kid Cudi “Erase Me” from Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager (Universal Motown 2010N  —Intriguing pop/hip hop crossover, with guest vocals by Kanye West.Buy it!

8:14am

James Gang “The Bomber” from Best of the James Gang (MCA 1973) —oops - I thought this was a cowbell track - my memory just went haywire. I brought this along because I watched the video posted by Bill Glahn on Facebook and was knocked out by it.Buy it!

8:21am

Mott the Hoople “Sucker” from All the Young Dudes (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 1972) —Okay, here's where the cowbell segment officially begins - thanks to Jim Varvaris for the recommendation.Buy it!

8:26am

War “Southern Part of Texas” from Very Best of War (Rhino 2003) —Thanks again this week to Said for reminding me of a classic cowbell song.Buy it!

8:32am

Jefferson Airplane “The Ballad of You and Me and Pooneil” from Return to the Matrix 02/01/68 (Collector's Choice 2010N  —For the last 2 and a half weeks, I've listened exlusively to live JA in the car. You can buy these 4 live albums in 2 weeks; here's an astounding preview.Buy it!

8:42am

Talking Heads “The Great Curve” from Remain in Light (Sire Records 1980) —I'm pretty sure I decided to play this one this week because I read about it on the wonderful blog by Scott Miller (of the Loud Family)Buy it!

8:48am

David Bowie “Wild Is the Wind” from Station To Station (RCA www.columbiarecords.com 2010N  —Gee whiz, he was good back then.Buy it!

8:54am

Gang Of Four “Natural's Not In It” from Entertainment (EMC 1979) —I don't think I'd have placed a bet this song would end up in a TV commercial, but yeah, it wins the most ironic award.Buy it!

9:03am

Elvis Costello “Stations of the Cross” from National Ransom (Hear Music 2010N  —My review of this album is here: http://blurt-online.com/reviews/view/2592/Buy it!

9:09am

Neil Young “Hitchhiker” from Le Noise (Reprise 2010N  —It's his birthday.Buy it!

9:15am

Mavis Staples “I Belong to the Band” from You Are Not Alone (Anti 2010N  —Well, this one ought to get you up and dancing.Buy it!

9:18am

Cee-Lo Green “Bright Lights Big City” from The Lady Killer (Ekektra 2010) —As long as you're out there on that dance floor.Buy it!

9:22am

Buddy Guy “Key Don't Fit” from Livin Proof (Silvertone 2010N  —Blues singers are always having trouble with keys.Buy it!

9:27am

Claudette King “We're Onto Something” (Blues Express 2010N  —My review of this is here: http://blues.about.com/od/cddvdreview1/fr/Claudette-King-We-Are-Onto-Something-2010.htm0Buy it!

9:32am

Bettye Swann “(My Heart Is) Closed For the Season” from Bettye Swann (Astralwerks 2004) —One of the great, largely overlooked soul singers of the 60s.Buy it!

9:36am

Bettye Lavette “You're a Man of Words, I'm a Woman of Action” from Lost Soul (Legacy 1994) —How come so many Bettyes made great records?Buy it!

9:39am

Carol Douglas “Doctor's Orders” from Disco Classics (Varese Sarabande 2003) —They just don't write 'em like this no more.Buy it!

9:42am

Etta James “You Give Me What I Want” from Come a Little Closer (Chess 1974) —Hey, it's a bonus cowbell track!Buy it!

9:46am

McCoy Tyner “Passion Dance” from The Real McCoy (Blue Note www.bluenote.com 1967) —One of the all-time greatest jazz cuts. With Joe Henderson on sax, Ron Carter on bass, Elvin Jones on drums, and the incomparable McCoy Tyner on piano.Buy it!

9:54am

Rufus Wainwright “Sonnet 20” from All Days Are Nights: Songs for Lulu (Decca 2010N  —Rufus co-wrote this with a lyricist named Bill Shakespeare.Buy it!

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