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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 www.columbiarecords.com 1982) —After disappearing for several years, Miles came back strong in 82, especially on this cut.

7:12am

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

7:19am

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

7:42am

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

7:46am

Los Lobos “All My Bridges Burning”
from Tin Can Trust CD Album (Shout! Factory 2010) N  —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.

7:51am

Peter Case “Somebody Told the Truth”
from Dig! CD Album (Yep Roc 2010) N  —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.

7:56am

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

8:06am

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

8:03am

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

8:08am

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

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.

8:19am

Roy Wood “Rock Down Low”
from Boulders CD Album (Parlophone 1973) —A great track for cowbell lovers - and anybody who likes great rock'n'roll.

8:23am

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

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.

8:34am

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

8:38am

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

8:42am

The Posies “Apology”
from Dear 23 CD Album (AAD 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.

8:48am

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

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.

9:01am

Punch Brothers “Alex”
from Antifogrmatic CD Album (Nonesuch www.nonesuch.com 2010) N  —That part when the mandolin jumps out so loud gets me every time - lovely, mysterious little song.

9:06am

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

9:09am

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

9:13am

Eric Gales “Bad Lawbreaker”
from Relentless CD Album (Shrapnel 2010) N  —Heavy groove, intoxicating blues.

9:18am

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

9:22am

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

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.

9:30am

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

9:44am

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

9:47am

Gary Stewart “In Some Room Above the Street”
from The Essential Gary Stewart CD Comp (RCA From the Earthworms album archives - from our College Daze! 1975) —Thanks to James Weber and Phil Harris for reminding me of how great this guy is.

9:51am

Rockhouse Ramblers “What the People's Wants”
from Lies & Damn Lies CD Album (self 2010) N 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.

9:55am

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


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