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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri May 20th 2011

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri May 20th 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

Kris Kristofferson “Blame It On the Stones” from Kristofferson (Monument / Legacy 1970) —I had completely forgotten this little gem until somebody posted it on Facebook the other day; ah, remember the early days of the culture war? How innocent it all seemed.Buy it!

7:02am

The Rolling Stones “Prodigal Son” from Beggars Banquet (Universal 2014) —There was us - and by us, I mean the young people - and there was them - you know, the ones who were told old to understand.Buy it!

7:04am

Chris Smither “The Devil's Real” from Happier Blue (Flying Fish 1993) —I haven't listened to this classic Chris Smither era in a long time - gotta rectify that.Buy it!

7:09am

Levon Helm “Ophelia” from Ramble at the Ryman (Vanguard 2011N  —Levon Helm brought a gigantic band with horn section and all to the Ryman to play a bunch of Band classics and other great songs. Yeah, I'll listen to that.Buy it!

7:13am

NRBQ “Here I Am” from Keep This Love (clang 2011N  —The Terry Adams Rock & Roll Quartet has assumed the mantle of Adams' previous band, NRBQ - this song was co-written by St. Louisian Scott Ligon.Buy it!

7:17am

Stevie Wonder “All I Do” from Hotter Than July (Motown 1980) —Bubbling, propulsive rhythm track and a lovely tune with an unforgettable hook - yeah, I'll take Stevie.Buy it!

7:22am

Raphael Saadiq “Heart Attack” from Stone Rollin' (Columbia 2011N  —An r'n'b stomper - Saadiq plays drums, bass, gtrs, and mellotron, not to mention singing.Buy it!

7:25am

Peter Bjorn & John “May Seem Macabre” from Gimme Some (Columbia 2011N  —One of my fave song titles - and the music actually lives up to it.Buy it!

7:30am

Pelvic Girdles “Simple” from Sad Hammer (self 2011N L —I've been playing this album in my car the past couple days - excellent job by this St. Louis band.Buy it!

7:37am

Ha Ha Tonka “Usual Suspects” from Death of a Decade (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2011N  —Definitely one of my fave records so far this year.Buy it!

7:41am

Alejandro Escovedo “Castanets” from No One Got Hurt (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2011N  —A new live album featuring most of the greats from the Bloodshot label over the years. This is a killer version of a masterpiece.Buy it!

7:46am

Slade “Just A Little Bit” from Stomp Your Hands, Clap Your Feet (Warner Brothers 1974) —Great version of a song that is always welcome.Buy it!

7:50am

Booker T. Jones “Everything Is Everything” from The Road From Memphis (Anti 2011N  —Booker T. makes the Lauryn Hill song sound magnificent.Buy it!

7:55am

Staple Singers “We The People” from Be Altitude: Respect Yourself (stax 1971) —The hits on this album are so awe-inspiring that it's easy to forget the deeper cuts that are almost as great.Buy it!

8:02am

Carole King “Music” (Ode 1971) —I woke up with this ditty in my head the other day - now it's in yours.Buy it!

8:06am

k.d. lang & The Siss Boom Bang “Sing It Loud” (Nonesuch 2011) —Great advice. Sing it loud.Buy it!

8:12am

Paul Simon “So Beautiful or So What” (Universal 2011N  —Life is what we make of it, so beautiful or so what.Buy it!

8:18am

Lou Reed “Vicious” from Transformer (RCA 1972) —A cowbell classic.Buy it!

8:21am

Humble Pie “C'mon Everybody” from Smokin' (AM 1972) —Thanks to Said Parker for reminding me of this cool little cover (with some cowbell).Buy it!

8:26am

Bleu “Singin' In Tongues” from Four (The Major Label 2010) —He'll be playing tomorrow afternoon at Euclid Records at 3 pm. I'll be there.Buy it!

8:32am

Sarah Jarosz “The Tourist” from Follow Me Down (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2011N  —Jaw droppingly great - Jarosz backed by the Punch Brothers on a Radiohead song.Buy it!

8:37am

Mia Doi Todd “My Baby Lives in Paris” from Cosmic Ocean Ship (City Zen 2011N  —I'm starting to catch on to this talented singer/songwriter - yeah,sometimes I'm behind the curve.Buy it!

8:40am

Abigail Washburn “Burn Thru” from City of Refuge (Rounder 2011N  —Not going down with the rest of you.Buy it!

8:46am

Peter Case “Good Times, Bad Times” from The Case Files (Alive 2011N  —Peter Case plays a hard blues.Buy it!

8:49am

Gregg Allman “Floating Bridge” from Low Country Blues (Rounder 2011N  —Dennis Crouch on bass and Dr. John on piano make this cut shine!Buy it!

8:54am

Béla Fleck & The Flecktones “Prickly Pear” from Rocket Science (Eone Music 2011N  —The Flecktones play some blues with Howard Levy back on harp.Buy it!

9:02am

Cheri Knight “The Knitter” (East Side Digital 1998) —I somehow missed this gem of an album back when it came out, but it's chock full of terrific songs.Buy it!

9:07am

Warren Haynes “River's Gonna Rise” from Man In Motion (stax 2011N  —After hearing about how great it was, I'm sorry I didn't catch this guy at the Pageant the other night.Buy it!

9:16am

Al Green “For the Good Times” from I'm Still In Love With You SINGLE (Hi Records www.fatpossum.com 1972) —A Kristofferson song that's always amazing, but this is the most amazing version I know.Buy it!

9:22am

Tracy Nelson “The Love You Save” from Victim of the Blues (Delta Groove 2011N  —Sing it, Tracy! My goodness, she's great.Buy it!

9:26am

Solomon Burke “I Gotta Be With You” from Hold On Tight (Universal 2011N  —The Bishop of Soul tore it up on this final release.Buy it!

9:32am

Patty Griffin “I Love” from I Love: Tom T. Hall's Songs of Fox Hollow (Red Beet www.redbeetrecords.com 2011N  —From a brand new tribute album to an old Tom T. Hall album.Buy it!

9:34am

Blind Boys of Alabama “I Was a Burden” from Take The High Road (Saguaro Road 2011N  —The Blind Boys are joined by the very talented Lee Ann Womack for this cut.Buy it!

9:39am

Lyle Lovett “Don't You Think I Feel It Too” from Natural Forces CD ALBUM (Lost Highway 2009) —A David Ball song done beautifully by Lovett.Buy it!

9:43am

Randy Newman “Sandman's Coming” from Randy Newman Songbook Vol. 2 (Nonesuch 2011N  —A somewhat bittersweet lullaby.Buy it!

9:45am

Chris Thile & Michael Daves “You're Running Wild” from Sleep with One Eye Open (Nonesuch 2011N  —Thile can play straight bluegrass with the best of them - I don't know Daves, but he's excellent, too.Buy it!

9:48am

Gibson Brothers “Just Lovin' You” from Help My Brother (Compass www.compassrecords.com 2011N  —I just love the voices of these guys together.Buy it!

9:52am

Alison Krauss & Union Station “My Opening Farewell” from Paper Airplane (Rounder 2011N  —Beautiful song, beautiful singer.Buy it!

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