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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Mar 24th 2011

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Mar 24th 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


Eddie Bo and Inez Cheatham “Lover And A Friend”
from New Orleans Funk Experience (Nascente 2010) —Written by Eddie Bo and recorded in 1968. Starting off the show with a set of New Orleans soul music.


Ernie K-Doe “A Certain Girl”
from Crescent City Soul: The Sound of New Orleans 1947-1074 (CAPITOL 1996) —Written by Naomi Neville (aka Allen Toussaint) and recorded in 1961. Found on this amazing 4-CD, 119-song box set of New Orleans music.


Warren Lee “Star Revue”
from Allen Toussaint - Saint of New Orleans (Great American Music 2009) —Written by Warren Lee & Allen Toussaint and recorded in 1965.


Charles Bradley “Heartaches And Pain”
from No Time for Dreaming (Daptone 2010) N  —Charles Bradley & The Menahan Street Band put on the best show I saw at SXSW last week. Amazing. They opened up with this song written by Charles Bradley & Thomas Brenneck.


Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears “Booty City”
from Scandalous (Lost Highway www.losthighwayrecords.com 2011) N  —This song was one of the highlights from their show I saw at SXSW last week. Truth be told, though, the show really took off after they brought out the Relatives -- a soul gospel band with four amazing vocalists.


Raphael Saadiq “Sure Hope You Mean It”
from The Way I See It (Sony 2006) —Raphael Saadiq put on a really terrific show at SXSW and he has a new album coming out in May.


Menahan Street Band “The Traitor”
from Make the Road By Walking (Daptone Records 2008) —Music bed. 2008 instrumental. What a treat to see them backing up Charles Bradley last week.


Cornershop “Double Decker Eyelashes”
from Cornershop & the Double 'O' Groove of (Rough Trade 2011) N  —New release featuring the vocals of Bubbley Kaur. Most of the songs on this release are sung in Punjabi instead of English.


Mulatu Astatke “Yègellé Tezeta (My Own Memory)”
from Éthiopiques, Vol. 4: Ethio Jazz & Musique Instrumentale (1969-1974) (Buda Musique 2004) —Ethiopian jazz instrumental written by Mulatu Astatke & recorded in 1969.


Shirley Ellis “Soul Time”
from Blow Up A Go-Go! (V2 2000) —Co-written by Charlie Calello & Shirley Elliston and recorded in 1966.


Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels “Baby Jane (Mo-Mo Jane)”
from Rev-Up: The Best of Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels (Rhino 1990) —Mitch Ryder original that was originally released as the b-side on the 1965 "Jenny Take a Ride" single.


J.J. Cale “Call Me The Breeze”
from Anyway the Wind Blows: The Anthology (Mercury 1997) —Written by J.J. Cale and originally found on his 1970 debut release.


Bob Dylan “Absolutely Sweet Marie (2010 Mono Version)”
from Blonde On Blonde (2010 Mono Version) (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 2010) —From his 1966 landmark album. At this time, Dylan put together a truly amazing string of impressive releases


Yo La Tengo “Fourth Time Around”
from I'm Not There (Music from the Motion Picture) (Columbia/Sony Music Soundtrack 2007) —Beautifully sung by Georgia Hubley and found on this 2-CD collection of various artists' versions of Dylan songs recorded for the 2007 Todd Haynes movie. This was one of the highlights of Yo La Tengo's last concert here at The Pageant.


Dottie Peoples “I Believe in You”
from Gotta Serve Somebody - The Gospel Songs of Bob Dylan (Columbia 2003) —Sublime gospel vocals on this 2003 Dylan cover.


Willie Nile “One Guitar”
from The Innocent Ones (River House Records 2010) N  —I finally got a chance to see Willie Nile perform last week at SXSW and was truly blown away. This rock anthem was written by Willie Nile and Frankie Lee (who also plays drums on this release).


Jon Langford & Skull Orchard “Strange Ways to Win Wars”
from Old Devils (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2010) —Anti-war song written by Jon Langford and featuring harmony vocals by Tawny Newsome.


The Baseball Project “1976”
from Vol. 2 - High and Inside (Bonus Version) (Yep Roc Records 2011) N  —The Baseball Project put on a really fun show at last week's Thursday KDHX/Twangfest Day Party at SXSW. This ode to Mark "The Bird" Fidrych was written by Steve Wynn and Peter Buck.


Steve Wynn & The Miracle 3 “Bruises”
from tick...tick...tick (Blue Rose 2005) —They opened with this song to kick off a terrific set at at last week's Thursday KDHX/Twangfest Day Party at SXSW.


Dean & Britta “Silver Factory Theme”
from 13 Most Beautiful: Songs For Andy Warhol's Screen Tests (Double Feature Records 2010) —Music bed. 2010 instrumental written to accompany one of Andy Warhol's short films.


Neko Case “Hold On, Hold On”
from Fox Confessor Brings the Flood (Anti- 2006) —Written by Neko Case & The Sadies (who also are the backup band on this track along with Kelly Hogan on harmony vocals & Joey Burns of Calexico on cello).


La Sera “Beating Heart”
from La Sera (Hardly Art 2011) N  —La Sera presented a set of really good pop songs in Austin last Friday at the Waterloo Records Day Party. This track was written & sung by Katy Goodman.


Kelly Hogan “No Bobby Don't”
from Because It Feel Good (Bloodshot Records www.bloodshotrecords.com 2001) —Written by Kelly Hogan & Andy Hopkins (who also plays guitar on this album). This track also features Andrew Bird on strings.


Trashcan Sinatras “Prisons”
from In the Music (Lo-Five UK 2009) —Performing tonight (3/24) at the Firebird along with The Love Experts. Highly recommended.


The Love Experts “Your Shining Hour”
from Cuba Street - EP (Undertow Music Collective 2004) L —Written by Steve Carosello. They are making a rare St. Louis appearance tonight opening for Trashcan Sinatras at the Firebird so don't be late.


The Byrds “She Don't Care About Time (Single Verson)”
from Set You Free 1964-73 (Raven 2004) —1965 song written by Gene Clark & found on this Australian compilation made up of songs written by Gene Clark and/or featuring Gene Clark on lead vocals.


Raul Malo “'Til I Gain Control Again”
from Sinners & Saints (Fantasy 2010) —One of Rodney Crowell's finest songs sung by one of our finest singers. Predictably outstanding. Appearing this Tuesday (3/29) at the Blueberry Hill Duck Room. Marshall McLean is opening.


Calexico “Victor Jara's Hands”
from Carried To Dust (Quarterstick Records 2008) —Written by Joey Burns.


Calexico “Gypsy's Curse”
from The Black Light (Quarterstick 1998) —Music bed. 1998 instrumental written by Joey Burns.


Marianne Dissard “La Peau Du Lait”
from L'Abandon (self-released 2010) N  —Yet another fine artist who performed at our KDHX/Twangfest Day Party at SXSW last week. This is from the Tucson artist's latest release.


France Gall “Laisse Tomber Les Filles”
from C'est Chic! (Ace 2010) N  —Written by Serge Gainsbourg & originally released on the Philips label in 1964.


Jackie DeShannon “Anna Karina”
from Jackie...Plus (Rhino Atlantic 2007) —Written for the French singer and muse of Juan-Luc Godard. Recorded at American Studios in Memphis in 1972.


Dolly Parton “Down From Dover”
from The Fairest of Them All / My Favorite Songwriter, Porter Wagoner (Omni 2010) —Moving narrative written by Dolly Parton and recorded in the period of 1968-69.


Lucinda Williams “Blessed” Single (Lost Highway www.losthighwayrecords.com 2011) N  —From her finest album in about a decade. I sure like the band on the record more than the band she had at SXSW last week, though.


Webb Wilder “Don't Slander Me”
from More Like Me (blind pig www.rounder.com 2009) —Appearing at the Gramophone a week from Friday (4/1). 2009 Roky Erickson cover.


Roky Erickson and The Aliens “If You Have Ghosts”
from The Evil One (CBS 1980) —Written by Roky Erickson & recorded in 1978.


Zoe Muth & the Lost High Rollers “I've Been Gone”
from Starlight Hotel (Signature Sounds Recordings Company 2011) N  —From her forthcoming release by the Seattle-based artist. Written by Zoe Muth. They played a set of fine songs last week at the KDHX Twangfest Day Party at SXSW.


Caitlin Rose “Shanghai Cigarettes”
from Own Side Now (Theory 8 Records 2011) N  —Written by Caitlin Rose & found on her new release.


Chitlin' Fooks “The Battle”
from Chitlin' Fooks (Hidden Agenda Records 2001) —Written by Carol van Dyk (of Bettie Serveert).


Ha Ha Tonka “Westward Bound”
from Death of a Decade (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2011) N


Bottle Rockets “Shame On Me”
from Lean Forward (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2009) L —Appearing at The Pageant along with James McMurty. Highly recommended.


Joe South “Games People Play”
from Honky Tonk: Charlie Gillett's Radio Picks (Ace 2009) —Originally released in 1968 on the Capitol label.


The Everly Brothers “I'm On My Way Home Again”
from Country & West Coast (Big Beat rhino.com 2006) —Originally released in 1969 on Warner Brothers.

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