Memphis to Manchester (Music)
Thu Jun 21st 2012 7.00am–10.00am
N=music new at the station.
L=local music. Your
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Time zone: central
JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound “I Am Trying to Break Your Heart” from Live at KDHX 1.30.10 (KDHX www.kdhx.org 2010)Buy it!
Dauphin Williams “I Love You” from Eccentric Soul: The Young Disciples (Numero Group 2008)Buy it!
Amy Winehouse “Tears Dry (Original Version)” from Lioness: Hidden Treasures (Universal 2011)Buy it!
The Heavy “That Kind Of Man” from Great Vengeance and Furious Fire (Counter Records 2007)Buy it!
Nina Simone “See Line Woman (Masters at Work Remix)” from Verve Remixed (Verve www.vervemusicgroup.com 2002)Buy it!
Juan Formell & Los Van Van “A Ver Que Sale” from Calypsoul '70: Carribean Soul & Calypso Crossover 1969-1979 (Strut 2008)Buy it!
Quantic & Alice Russell with The Combo Bárbaro “Look Around The Corner” (TruThoughts 2012) N Buy it!
Diana Ross & The Supremes “Uptight (Everything's Alright) (Alternate Version)” from Motown Lost & Found: Supreme Rarities (Hip-O Select Retail (MT) 2008) R Buy it!
Yppah “Gumball Machine Weekend” from Gumball Machine Weekend - EP (Ninja Tune 2009)Buy it!
Nat King Cole “Lush Life (Cee-Lo)” from Re: Generations (CAPITOL 2009)Buy it!
Mark Ronson “L.S.F. (Version Revisited) (with Kasabian)” from Version (Columbia 2007)Buy it!
The Revelations Featuring Tre' Williams “Stay Free” from Deep Soul (Decision Records 2009) —Good stuff. http://therevelations.bandcamp.com/Buy it!
The Brand New Heavies “I Don't Know Why (I Love You)” from Get Used To It - The Tom Moulton Mixes (Delicious Vinyl 2006)Buy it!
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings “It Hurts to Be Alone” from Causes 2 (Waxploitation 2009) —http://www.waxploitation.com/causes/main.htmlBuy it!
The Coasters “Besame Mucho (Parts 1 and 2)” from The US Singles Collection 1954-1961 (Ideal Music 2012) N —This 50-song compilation is a steal on iTunes for $9.99. Was so glad to find a way to purchase; my friend had put this on a mixtape for me years ago. I love what the Coasters did to this song.Buy it!
The Zutons “Pressure Point” from Who Killed the Zutons (Epic 2004)Buy it!
Lee Fields & The Expressions “My World is Empty Without You” from My World (Truth & Soul 2009)Buy it!
The Drifters “Some Kind of Wonderful” from Dirty Dancing (Original Soundtrack from the Vestron Motion Picture) [Legacy Edition] (RCA/Legacy 2007) —I'm sure John has much rarer versions of songs like this...but man, I love that Dirty Dancing soundtrack. :)Buy it!
Bat for Lashes “What'S a Girl to Do?” from Fur and Gold (Astralwerks 2007)Buy it!
Better Than Ezra “Beautiful Mistake” from How Does Your Garden Grow (Elektra Records 1998) —Most people only know Better Than Ezra for their radio hits, but really, this is a great album worth taking a little time with.Buy it!
The Temper Trap “Love Lost” from Conditions (Glassnote Records 2009)Buy it!
Pretty Little Empire “Morning's Been Hard” from Reasons and Rooms (Bellevue Box 2010) L —Performing at KDHX's concert series in Grand Center, next Thursday, June 28. http://prettylittleempire.com/shows.phpBuy it!
Magnet “Lay Lady Lay (feat. Gemma Hayes)” from On Your Side (Atlantic Records UK www.atlanticrecords.com 2003) R —Beautiful album by Norwegian Even Johansen.Buy it!
Neko Case “Outro With Bees” from Live at KDHX Volume 4 (KDHX www.kdhx.org)Buy it!
Kelly Hogan “Drunkard's Blues” from Pine Valley Cosmonauts Salute the Majesty of Bob Wills (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 1998)Buy it!
Air “Seven Stars (feat. Victoria Legrand)” from La Voyage Dans La Lune (Astralwerks) —Super-low voice from Victoria of Beach House. Beach House performing in Saint Louis at the Pageant on Wednesday, July 11 with Wild Nothing. http://www.thepageant.com/shows/event/266/#.T-Mk4CNWr-IBuy it!
Best Coast “Boyfriend” from Crazy for You CD ALBUM (Mexican Summer 2010)Buy it!
Santigold “Lights Out” from Santogold (Lizard King Records 2008)Buy it!
Alex Winston “Fire Ant” from King Con (Co-operative Music 2012) N Buy it!
Mark Ronson “A La Modeliste (feat. Eryka Badu, Trombone Shorty, Mos Def, Zigaboo Modeliste, and members of the Dap Kings)” from Re:Generation (Columbia 2012) —EP of collabs between various styles of artists (although mostly electronic artists paired with other styles), To learn more about this music project or download the free EP: http://regenerationmusicproject.com/#Buy it!
Kraak & Smaak “Call Up to Heaven” from Electric Hustle (Jalepeno 2011) —Ranging from soul-oriented tracks like this, to deep electronica sounds, this album made it into my top 10 of 2011: http://kdhx.org/play/radio-shows/beep-beep-boop-boop/163-beep-beep-boop-boop-top-10-albums-of-2011-big-black-delta-gushBuy it!
Orgone “Cali Fever” CD (Ubiquity www.ubiquityrecords.com 2010)Buy it!
Alicia Keys “Teenage Love Affair” from As I Am (J 2007)Buy it!
Yuna “Live Your Life” from Yuna ((RED) FADER Label 2012) N —Malaysian artist's first US full-length; this track is produced by Pharrell Williams of N.E.R.D.Buy it!
Alexkid “Pick It Up (feat. Hanifah Walidah)” from Mint (F Communications 2003)Buy it!
We Regazzi “Forever in the First Stages of Love” from The Ache (Self-Starter Foundation)Buy it!
The Walkmen “The Blizzard of '96” from Everyone Who Pretended to Like Me Is Gone (Talitres Records 2002) —The Walkmen perform in Saint Louis next Thursday, June 28 at Plush. http://plushstl.com/shows.html. They are also playing in Milwaukee the next day, at the long-standing SummerFest. http://www.summerfest.com/music/schedule/Buy it!
Memoryhouse “The Kids Were Wrong” from The Slideshow Effect (Sub Pop 2012) N Buy it!
Fruit Bats “Primitive Man” from The Ruminant Band (Sub Pop 2009)Buy it!
Josh Rouse “Winter In the Hamptons” from Nashville ALBUM (Ryko/Rhino 2005)Buy it!
Hospitality “Eighth Avenue” from Hospitality (Merge 2012) N Buy it!
Blur “There's No Other Way” from The Best of Blur (virgin records 2000)Buy it!
The Black Keys “Strange Times” from Attack & Release (Nonesuch 2008)Buy it!
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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