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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Aug 6th 2010

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Aug 6th 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

7:01am

Ike And Tina Turner “River Deep Mountain High” from Back to Mono (ABKCO 1995) —Mark Hyken ended with a Spur cover of this song - so I thought I'd play the original.Buy it!

7:04am

The Hollies “Here I Go Again” from 30th Anniverary Collection 1963-1993 (EMI 1993) —Just sublime.Buy it!

7:07am

Joe South “Don't It Make You Want to Go Home” from Classic Masters (Collectables 2002) —Yeah, this guy wrote some good songs, didn't he?Buy it!

7:11am

Kate & Anna McGarrigle “Dancer With Bruised Knees” (Hannibal 1977) —Title track of their second album and one of Anna's greatest.Buy it!

7:15am

Three Dog Night “Liar” from 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Three Dog Night (Geffen 2007) —You know, this was one heck of a song - Russ Ballard wrote it, but I love the whole sound of this record.Buy it!

7:20am

Lovin' Spoonful “She Is Still a Mystery” from Greatest Hits (Buddha 2000) —One of the greatest choruses in pop music.Buy it!

7:23am

Roy Orbison “She's a Mystery to Me” from Mystery Girl (Virgin 1989) —One mysterious woman deserves another, I always say.Buy it!

7:29am

Jackie Greene “Grindstone” from Till the Light Comes CD ALBUM (429 2010N  —I often wonder how this guy gets along with the Deadheads - he puts out records with solid rhythms and well-developed melodies.Buy it!

7:31am

Crowded House “Saturday Sun” from Intriguer CD ALBUM (Fantasy 2010N  —I always feel like this Crowded House album is a beautiful pool, and I'm just floating along inside it.Buy it!

7:35am

Grace Basement “Back of the Moon” from Gunmetal Gray (Undertow 2009L —Such a sweet love song from this St. Louis band.Buy it!

7:41am

Robyn Hitchcock & the Venus 3 “Sickie Boy” from Propellor Time (Sartorial 2010N  —Has there been a more consistent songwriter these past 33 years? This is a typical nutty delight.Buy it!

7:46am

Bob Dylan “One of Must Know (Sooner or Later)” from Blonde on Blonde (Columbia 1966) —I didn't mean to make you so sad, you just happened to be there, that's all.Buy it!

7:51am

The Byrds “Chestnut Mare” from Untitled (Columbia 1970) —I never get tired of this one - I've loved it since I was about 14.Buy it!

7:56am

The Grascals “Last Train to Clarksville” from The Famous Lefty Flynn's (Rounder 2010N  —Great bluegrass version of a song we all know.Buy it!

8:03am

Rory Gallagher “Tattoo'd Lady” from Tattoo (Buddha 1973) —Back in 1973, Rory Gallagher couldn't have imagined how many tattoo'd ladies there would one day be.Buy it!

8:07am

Roy Buchanan “I'm a Ram” from Sweet Dreams: The Anthology (Polydor 1992) —One amazing guitarist - and a cool version of the Al Green song.Buy it!

8:12am

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers “Good Enough” from Mojo (Reprise 2010N  —While this is far from a great album, there are some great cuts, none finer than this one, on which Mike Campbell shows he's listened to some Roy Buchanan in his day.Buy it!

8:20am

Jeff Beck Group “Morning Dew” from Truth (Sundazed Records 1969) —What? We've got that guitar, that voice (Rod Stewart's in his prime), and a cowbell on top? An embarrasment of riches, I tell you!Buy it!

8:24am

The Association “Along Comes Mary” from Greatest Hits (Rhino 1968) —The band that deserves way more respect than they get - and this hit has cowbell!Buy it!

8:29am

Bobby Hebb “Sunny” (Vivid Sound 1966) —His song was way better known than his name, but this guy had some talent - he passed away the other day.Buy it!

8:32am

Bobby Hebb “Yes or No or Maybe Not” from Sunny (Vivid Sound 1966) —He didn't write a lot of his songs, but he wrote this one, and he wrote "Sunny," so he did alright.Buy it!

8:34am

The Mamas and the Papas “My Girl” from Gold (Geffen 2005) —Undaunted by covering the Temptations, they turn it into their own pop genius rendition.Buy it!

8:38am

Jerry Lee Lewis “You Can Have Her” from Mean Old Man (Shangri-La Roots, LLC 2010N  —Sitting on the shelves here is a sampler from this upcoming release - this cut features Jerry Lee with Eric Clapton and James Burton.Buy it!

8:41am

Cyndi Lauper “Shattered Dreams” from Memphis Blues (Mercer Street 2010N  —Cyndi is joined by the great Allen Toussaint on what I presume is an old Lowell Fulsom song.Buy it!

8:46am

Richard Thompson “If Love Whispers Your Name” from Dream Attic (Shout Factory www.shoutfactory.com 2010N  —The album comes out in about 3 weeks - it's a barn-burner, recorded live but all the songs are new.Buy it!

8:54am

Bettye Lavette “Maybe I'm Amazed” from Interpretations: The British Rock Songbook CD ALBUM (Anti 2010N  —She's at the Old Rock House tonight.Buy it!

9:01am

Marty Stuart “Ghost Train Four-Oh-Ten” from Ghost Train (Sugar Hill Records ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2010N  —I'm always pleased to find a new Marty Stuart album on the shelves here at the station - don't know the release date, but I'd imagine it's coming soon.Buy it!

9:04am

Los Lobos “Burn It Down” from Tin Can Trust CD ALBUM (Shout! Factory 2010N  —I was reminded yesterday that, aside from the Disney album last year, Los Lobos hadn't released any new music in over 4 years. Their return is very welcome.Buy it!

9:09am

Tom Jones “Don't Knock” from Praise & Blame (Lost Highway 2010N  —Tom Jones goes deep into the Staple Singers catalog for this gem.Buy it!

9:12am

Patty Griffin “The Strange Man” from Downtown Church CD ALBUM (CMG 2010N  —Some of my fave records this year are gospel - this one, the Tom Jones, and upcoming Mavis Staples (which you'll hear in a couple weeks, I think).Buy it!

9:16am

Macy Gray “That Man” from The Sellout CD ALBUM (Universal/Concord 2010N  —I think you could dance the frug to this one.Buy it!

9:20am

Janelle Monáe “Cold War” from The ArchAndroid (Wondaland/Bad Boy 2010N  —You'd throw your back out trying to dance the frug to this one, though.Buy it!

9:23am

Eli "Paperboy" Reed “I Found You Out” from Come And Get It CD ALBUM (CAPITOL 2010N  —I'll take this retro soul thing any time you want to offer it.Buy it!

9:27am

Aretha Franklin “Spirit in the Dark” (Atlantic 1970) —Of course, I'll take the original soul stuff, too.Buy it!

9:33am

Dr. John & The Lower 911 “When I'm Right, I'm Wrong” from Tribal COMP (429 2010N  —The Doctor is having quite the artistic renaissance these past few years.Buy it!

9:37am

Downchild “These Thoughts Keep Marching” from I Need a Hat (Linus 2009) —I love this song about all the problems of the world wandering through one's brain.Buy it!

9:42am

Loudon Wainwright III “Middle of the Night” from 10 Songs for the New Depression (Cummerbund 2010N  —If death is the real test, this is just a quiz.Buy it!

9:45am

Graham Parker “Always Greener” from Imaginary Television (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2010N  —It's not as optimistic as Loudon, but hey, there's a little hope here.Buy it!

9:48am

The New Pornographers “Moves” from Together CD ALBUM (Matador 2010N  —Man, I wish these guys would loosen up rhythmically, but the tunes are still quite nice.Buy it!

9:52am

Allison Moorer “The Broken Girl” from Crows (Rykodisc 2010N  —This is a delightful tune about a miserable life.Buy it!

9:56am

Shelby Lynne “Rains Came” from Tears, Lies, and Alibis (Everso 2010N  —These sisters each have a strong record this year.Buy it!

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