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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Jul 30th 2010

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Jul 30th 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

Miles Davis “Jean-Pierre” from We Want Miles CD ALBUM (Columbia 1982) —After disappearing for several years, Miles came back strong in 82, especially on this cut.Buy it!

7:12am

Christian Scott “K.K.P.D.” from Yesterday You Said Tomorrow CD ALBUM (Concord Jazz 2010N  —Contemporary jazz trumpeter who doesn't hold back from making statements - check out that title, for example.Buy it!

7:19am

Rick Ross “Tears of Joy” from Teflon Don CD ALBUM (Slip N Slide 2010N  —Cee-Lo guests on this Miami rapper's new record - hard groove here sounds nice after the Christian Scott, I think.Buy it!

7:26am

Ray, Goodman & Brown “Special Lady” from Best of Ray, Goodman & Brown CD COMP (Polygram 1996) —R.I.P. baritone vocalist Al Goodman who co-wrote this gorgeous piece of romantic fluff.Buy it!

7:32am

The Moments “Love on a Two-Way Street” from Love On a Two-Way Street - The Best of the Moments CD COMP (Rhino 1996) —Al Goodman wasn't actually in the Moments when they recorded this, but heck, I want to play it in his honor, anyway. I bet he sang it live a lot.Buy it!

7:36am

The Chi-Lites “Stoned Out of My Mind” from 20 Greatest Hits CD COMP (Brunswick 2001) —Oh, sweet 70s soul, how I love thee.Buy it!

7:38am

Jackson 5 “Mama's Pearl” from Third Album CD ALBUM (Motown 1970) —I'm suddenly transported to 7th grade recess, staying inside to watch the girls choreograph those early J5 singles.Buy it!

7:42am

Macy Gray “Lately” from The Sellout CD ALBUM (Universal/Concord 2010N  —Definitely paying tribute to 70s soul tropes here - this groove could have been on a Chi-Lites record.Buy it!

7:46am

Los Lobos “All My Bridges Burning” from Tin Can Trust CD ALBUM (Shout! Factory 2010N  —I do wish they'd turn off the compression in the studio, but other than that sonic complaint, I dig the new Los Lobos quite a bit. Coming to stores soon.Buy it!

7:51am

Peter Case “Somebody Told the Truth” from Dig! CD ALBUM (Yep Roc 2010N  —I got to meet Peter Case last week, even though I didn't get to see him perform. He told me that he's been shit on by birds but kept playing.Buy it!

7:56am

Rolling Stones “Ventilator Blues” from Exile on Main Street CD ALBUM (Universal Records 1972N  —I can't tell you how much fun it was to drive around listening to this remastered disc last week - perfect for the car.Buy it!

8:06am

The Strikers “Kick Around” from Test Patterns CD COMP (Hi-Test / BDR 2010N L —CD reissue of classic St. Louis new wave comp from 1981 - party tomorrow at Tap Room for this & the Welders.Buy it!

8:03am

The Welders “P-E-R-V-E-R-T” from The Welders CD ALBUM (BDR 2010N L —St. Louis band from 1979 finally releases the record they made back then.Buy it!

8:08am

The Zanti Misfits “Holier Than Thou” from Test Patterns CD COMP (Hi-Test / BDR 2010N L —My fave song from the album.Buy it!

8:11am

Phillip Walker “Don't Be Afraid of the Dark” from Blues CD ALBUM (Hightone 1988) —The original version of the song Robert Cray did - Phillip Walker passed away a few days back - he was underrated and great.Buy it!

8:19am

Roy Wood “Rock Down Low” from Boulders CD ALBUM (BGO 1972) —A great track for cowbell lovers - and anybody who likes great rock'n'roll.Buy it!

8:23am

Alejandro Escovedo “Faith” from Street Songs of Love CD ALBUM (Fantasy 2009N  —Alejandro duets with Bruce - and a cowbell.Buy it!

8:29am

Bryan Ferry “A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall” from These Foolish Things CD ALBUM (Virgin 1973) —This classic just popped into my head the other day - what a great version of Dylan's song.Buy it!

8:34am

The Coral “She's Comin' Around” from Butterfly House CD ALBUM (Deltasonic 2010N  —Another gem of pop perfection from this band that can't buy attention in the U.S.Buy it!

8:38am

Susan Cowsill “Avenue of the Indians” from Lighthouse CD ALBUM (Threadhead Records 2010N  —An evocative song about childhood and memory.Buy it!

8:42am

The Posies “Apology” from Dear 23 CD ALBUM (WEA 1990) —Sometimes I forget how good these guys were back in the day - this song could've been reason enough for them to be in the reincarnated Big Star.Buy it!

8:48am

R.E.M. “Maps and Legends” from Fables Of The Reconstruction (25th Anniversary Edition) (IRS/Capitol 1985N  —One of those swirly type R.E.M. songs - guitar arpeggios and Mike Mills counterpoint.Buy it!

8:51am

Pete Townshend “Slit Skirts” from Gold CD COMP (Hip-O 1995) —Of all the songs with the line "Recriminations fester," this is easily my favorite.Buy it!

9:01am

Punch Brothers “Alex” from Antifogrmatic CD ALBUM (Nonesuch 2010N  —That part when the mandolin jumps out so loud gets me every time - lovely, mysterious little song.Buy it!

9:06am

Tim O'Brien “No Way to Stop the Flow” from Chicken and Egg CD ALBUM (Howdy Skies 2010N  —Just a few months back, this guy was playing in Mark Knopfler's band.Buy it!

9:09am

Patty Griffin “If I Had My Way” from Downtown Church CD ALBUM (CMG 2010N  —Magnificent gospel number - Buddy Miller's rumbling guitar threatens to tear that building down.Buy it!

9:13am

Eric Gales “Bad Lawbreaker” from Relentless CD ALBUM (Shrapnel 2010N  —Heavy groove, intoxicating blues.Buy it!

9:18am

Bill Kirchen “Bump Wood” from Word To The Wise CD ALBUM (Proper unk 2010N  —I like all the guest stars, but I kinda wish he had a whole album of this sort of thing in him.Buy it!

9:22am

Junior Wells “Prison Bars All Around Me” from Junior Wells (1957-1963) CD COMP (Paula 1991N  —An early and especially powerful vocal from the great Junior Wells.Buy it!

9:25am

Christine Kittrell “Sittin' Here Drinking” from Night Train to Nashville: Music City Rhythm & Blues, 1945-1970 CD COMP (Lost Highway 2004) —They say it'll help you to forget.Buy it!

9:30am

Grant Green “Tumbling Tumbleweeds” from Goin' West (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition Remastered) CD ALBUM (Blue Note url 1962) —An exceptionally enjoyable take on a different kind of standard - with a very young Herbie Hzncock on piano.Buy it!

9:44am

Court Yard Hounds “Ain't No Son” from Court Yard Hounds CD ALBUM (Columbia 2010N  —Emily & Martie co-wrote this one, and I think it's the best song on a very good record.Buy it!

9:47am

Gary Stewart “In Some Room Above the Street” from The Essential Gary Stewart CD COMP (RCA 1975) —Thanks to James Weber and Phil Harris for reminding me of how great this guy is.Buy it!

9:51am

Rockhouse Ramblers “What the People's Wants” from Lies & Damn Lies CD ALBUM (self 2010N L —One of St. Louis's finest bands recorded this last CD a few years back, then broke up, and waited until now to release it.Buy it!

9:55am

Asleep at the Wheel and Leon Rausch “Truck Driver's Blues” from It's A Good Day CD ALBUM (Bismeaux 2010N  —Hey, Willie Nelson guest stars on this cut, and he's a young buck next to Leon Rausch.Buy it!

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