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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Jan 21st 2011

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Jan 21st 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

6:59am

Colin Blunstone “Say You Don't Mind” from Some Years: It's the Time of Colin Blunstone (EPIC/LEGACY 1995) —A beautiful song from the under-rated solo years of the former Zombies frontman.Buy it!

7:03am

The Rain Parade “Talking In My Sleep” from Emergency Third Rail Power Trip (Enigma 1983) —I was so fond of these guys back in the day - just a gorgeous hypnotic melody and groove.Buy it!

7:06am

Three O'Clock “Jetfighter” from Sixteen Tambourines (Frontier 1983) —Really, I loved the whole Paisley Underground thing. How could you resist songs this good?Buy it!

7:10am

Los Saicos “Te Amo” from Demolicion! The Complete Recordings (Munster 2010N  —That's one mighty aggressive love song.Buy it!

7:12am

The Nomads “Ain't No King of Rock & Roll” from Coolest Songs In the World, Vol. 6 (Wicked Cool www.wickedcoolrecords.com 2008) —One of Sweden's greatest exports.Buy it!

7:17am

Southern Culture on The Skids “Highlife” from Kudzu Ranch (Kudzu www.scots.com 2010N  —I bet you could do a mean frug to this one.Buy it!

7:20am

Marshall Crenshaw “Calling Out For Love (At Crying Time)” from MaryJean & 9 Others (Wounded Bird 1987) —Marshall Crenshaw hooked up with his new backing band, the Bottle Rockets, for a fine concert at Off Broadway the other night.Buy it!

7:26am

The Jayhawks “I'd Run Away” from Tomorrow the Green Grass (remastered) (American 2011N  —I still think this was their best album - the first one that actually grabbed me at all.Buy it!

7:32am

The Records “Teenarama” from Smashes, Crashes & Near Misses: The Best of the Records (Caroline 1995) —I remember when this was an actual pop hit on KWK back in the day.Buy it!

7:36am

Cheap Trick “I'll Be With You Tonight” from Dream Police (Epic 1979) —I hadn't heard this album in years until Jim put it on at work the other day - I forgot what a great rocker this one is.Buy it!

7:40am

Shoes “Too Late” from Present Tense (Ekektra 1979) —Concluding a little set of the power pop sounds of 1979.Buy it!

7:44am

Tim Lee 3 “Bullets in the Barn” from Raucous Americanus (Cool Dog Sound 2010N  —This ought to get your blood moving a bit.Buy it!

7:48am

Steve Wynn “No One Ever Drowns” from Northern Aggression (Yep Roc) —Every time I throw on a cut from this record, I get a nice intoxicating rock'n'roll moment.Buy it!

7:51am

David Lowery “Deep Oblivion” from The Palace Guards (429 2011N  —As if carrying on two bands hasn't been enough for him, Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker front-man comes up with a solo album - sounds pretty nice.Buy it!

7:57am

Neil Young “Someone's Gonna Rescue You” from Le Noise (Reprise 2010N  —Daniel Lanois meets a perfect partner here - Neil Young won't stand for the music being subservient to production, and Lanois won't stand for production being subservient to music - tie goes to the listener.Buy it!

8:04am

The Roches “Love Radiates Aroudn” from Another World (Warner Brothers 1985) —This song, written by some guy named Mark Johnson, remains on the short list of most beautiful experiences in the world.Buy it!

8:10am

Bruce Springsteen “The Little Things (My Baby Does)” from The Promise (Columbia 2010N  —I'm not sure I've ever heard Bruce sound more tender than he does here.Buy it!

8:15am

Detroit “Rock & Roll” from Detroit (Akarma 1971) —Not only a stone-cold cowbell classic, but probably the best version of this Velvet Underground masterpiece.Buy it!

8:19am

Dr. John “I Been Hooddood” from Mos' Scocious (Rhino 1993) —Some cowbell-laden gris gris.Buy it!

8:22am

Marvin Gaye “Stubborn Kind of Fellow” from Complete Motown Singles Vol. 2 (Motown 2006) —A cowbell makes this early Motown classic work!Buy it!

8:25am

Stevie Wonder “I Call It Pretty Music But the Old People Call It the Blues Pt. 1” from Complete Motown Singles Vol. 2 (Tamla 1962) —Stevie was just a baby when he did this one.Buy it!

8:31am

Bobby McClure “I'm Not Ashamed” from CHess Soul: A Decade of Chicago's Finest (Chess 1997) —A beautiful example of the Chess soul sound.Buy it!

8:34am

The Stylistics “You Are Everything” from The Best of the Stylistics CD ALBUM (Karussell International; 1996) —There is no more believable declaration of love lost in falsetto anywhere.Buy it!

8:37am

Eddie Kendricks “Keep On Truckin'” from At His Best (Motown 1978) —The long version, because you can't keep on truckin' for only a couple minutes.Buy it!

8:46am

Lee Dorsey “Sneakin' Sally Through the Alley” from Workin' In a Coalmine: The Best of Lee Dorsey (Music Club 2001) —Cat played the very good Robert Palmer version the other day - which made me want to hear the original.Buy it!

8:49am

Trombone Shorty “Backatown” CD ALBUM (Verve 2010N  —Some newer New Orleans funk.Buy it!

8:52am

James Booker “Please Send Me Someone to Love” from New Orleans Piano Wizard: Live! (Rounder 1977) —Sublime.Buy it!

8:57am

John Carter Cash “Swimming Song” from The Family Secret (Unknown 2010N  —Nifty little take on the Loudon Wainwright classic.Buy it!

9:00am

Jon Hardy & The Public “Restless Again” from A Hard Year (Jon Hardy & The Public 2010N L —St. Louis band will rock the Sheldon tonight.Buy it!

9:08am

Bryan Ferry “You Can Dance” from Olympia (Virgin UK 2010N  —Nice sultry number.Buy it!

9:12am

Raul Malo “Sinners & Saints” (Fantasy 2010N  —I sold a copy of this album to John McHenry the other day - wonder if it will turn up on Blursday?Buy it!

9:18am

John Fahey “Spanish Dance” from The Best of John Fahey 1959-1977 (TAKOMA 1977) —Once upon a time, when the only options in my car were the mainstream radio (which stunk) or cassettes, I had a cassette of this album which I played over and over and over. Magnificent stuff.Buy it!

9:20am

Farewell Drifters “I've Got Your Heart In My Hand, and I'm Gonna Squeeze” from Yellow Tag Mondays (Thirty Tigers 2010N  —This little instrumental fit nicely after Fahey - I've got to check out the vocal cuts from these guys.Buy it!

9:22am

John Hartford “The Vamp from Back In the Goodle Days” from Good'le Days: Essential Recordings (Rounder 2009) —Oh, this man was talented.Buy it!

9:27am

J.J. Cale “Clyde” from Naturally (Mercury 1971) —I love the fiddle on this track.Buy it!

9:29am

Gregg Allman “I Believe I'll Go Back Home” from Low Country (Rounder 2011N  —Dig that mandolin.Buy it!

9:33am

Rich DelGrosso & Jonn Del Toro Richardson “Katalin” from Time Slips On by (Mandolin blues www.mandolinblues.com 2011N  —Jonn Del Toro Richardson has one of the sweetest guitar tones I've ever heard, and he writes and sings a bit like Los Lobos when they get bluesy.Buy it!

9:37am

Los Lobos “Burn It Down” from Tin Can Trust CD ALBUM (Shout! Factory 2010N  —These guys sound like Los Lobos, too.Buy it!

9:43am

Bobby Charles “I Must Be In a Good Place Now” from Bobby Charles (bearsville www.rhino.com 1972) —Gorgeous song from a record that deserves more attention.Buy it!

9:47am

Mavis Staples “Last Train” from You Are Not Alone (Anti 2010N  —If you think about it for one second, you can always identify an Allen Toussaint song.Buy it!

9:55am

Amber Digy & Justin Trevino “That Makes the Two of Us” from Keeping Up Appearances (Unknown 2010N  —Barry Mazor never steers me wrong - this is the classic country duet sound.Buy it!

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