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Spinitron - KDHX: Bittersweet Melody Wed Aug 11th 2010

Bittersweet Melody (Music)

Wed Aug 11th 2010 5.00am–7.00am

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links

Time zone: central

4:59am

John Hiatt “Memphis In the Meantime” from Bring the Family (A&M 1987) —Funny story about this album. A record exec asked John Hiatt if he could have his dream band, who would it be. John Hiatt answered Ry Cooder on guitar, Nick Lowe on bass and Jim Keltner on drums. Lo and behold all were available and Bring the Family wasBuy it!

5:04am

Charlie Rich “There's Another Place I Can't Go” from Feel Like Going Home - The Essential Charlie Rich (EPIC/LEGACY 1997)Buy it!

5:07am

Howe Gelb & a Band of Gypsies “Uneven Light of Day” from Alegrias (Eureka 2011N Buy it!

5:10am

Justin Townes Earle “Can't Hardly Wait” from Midnight At the Movies (Bloodshot 2009) —I absolutely love this cover of the Replacements classic.Buy it!

5:15am

Band of Heathens “Right Here With Me” from One Foot In the Ether (BOH www.bohrecords.com 2009) —BOH will be playing a show on Halloween at Off Broadway.Buy it!

5:18am

The Mother Hips “One Way Out” from Pacific Dust (Camera Records 2009)Buy it!

5:21am

Drive-by Truckers “Birthday Boy” from Big To-Do (ATO 2010N  —DBTs will be playing a show at the Pageant on October 2.Buy it!

5:26am

Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin “Critical Drain” from Let It Sway MP3/FILE ALBUM (Polyvinyl 2010N  —From Springfield, MO, SSLYBY will be at the Firebird with Telekinesis! (another great band) on August 31.Buy it!

5:29am

Field Music “Them That Do Nothing” from Field Music (Measure) (Memphis Industries 2010N Buy it!

5:32am

The Walkmen “Angela Surf City” from Lisbon (Fat Possum 2010N  —The Walkmen will be playing a show with Japandroids at Off Broadway on October 20. The new album, Lisbon, is due in stores on September 14.Buy it!

5:36am

Bishop Allen “Oklahoma” from Grrr... (Dead Oceans 2009)Buy it!

5:39am

The New Pornographers “Sweet Talk, Sweet Talk” from Together CD ALBUM (Matador 2010N Buy it!

5:44am

Richard and Linda Thompson “Night Comes In” from Walking on a Wire (1968 - 2009) (Shout! 2009)Buy it!

5:52am

Richard Hawley “The Ellan Vannin Tragedy (Feat. Smoke Fairies)” from False Lights from the Land (EP) (Mute 2010N  —Every time I hear Richard Hawley's voice, I think of winter. All of his albums have this timeless, winter feel.Buy it!

5:58am

Alejandro Escovedo “Down in the Bowery” from Street Songs of Love CD ALBUM (Fantasy 2009N  —** Artist of the Week ** - Two songs from the new Alejandro Escovedo album, both co-written with Chuck Prophet.Buy it!

6:02am

Alejandro Escovedo “Faith” from Street Songs of Love CD ALBUM (Fantasy 2009N  —with Bruce Springsteen ...Buy it!

6:07am

Chuck Prophet “You and Me Baby (Holding On)” from ¡Let Freedom Ring! (Yep Roc Records www.yeprocrecords.com 2009) —The totally underrated Chuck Prophet will be at Off Broadway on October 23.Buy it!

6:11am

Hayes Carll “Knockin' Over Whiskeys” from Trouble In Mind (Lost Highway 2008) —Hayes Carll will be at the Duck Room on Friday, September 10.Buy it!

6:16am

Elizabeth Cook “All the Time” from Welder CD ALBUM (31 Tigers 2010N  —Elizabeth Cook will be at Off Broadway tomorrow night, August 12.Buy it!

6:19am

Dolly Parton “Daddy's Moonshine Still” from Dolly (Box Set) (X5 Music Group 2009)Buy it!

6:22am

Sarah Harmer “One Match” from Oh Little Fire (Cold Snap 2010N Buy it!

6:26am

Rogue Valley “Rockaway” from The Bookseller's House (self thesailorkicks.bandcamp.com 2010N Buy it!

6:31am

Violent Femmes “Country Death Song” from Hallowed Ground (Rhino/Slash 1984R  —By request from last week ...Buy it!

6:37am

Dan Mangan “Tina's Glorious Comeback” from Nice, Nice, Very Nice (Arts and Crafts 2010N  —I love this Canadian singer/songwriter. He'll be opening for The Wooden Birds at the Old Rockhouse on August 22.Buy it!

6:40am

Crosby, Stills & Nash “Wooden Ships [Remastered LP Version]” from Crosby, Stills & Nash (Remastered) (Rhino Atlantic 1969)Buy it!

6:46am

Lou Barlow “Too Much Freedom” from Goodnight Unknown (Merge Records 2009) —Lou Barlow, leader of Sebadoh and a current and former member of Dinosaur, Jr, will be coming to Off Broadway on August 22. Wye Oak opens.Buy it!

6:49am

Sebadoh “Together or Alone” from Bakesale (Sub Pop 1994) —A seminal album in my conversion from Top 40 and hair bands to indie music back in the 80's. Still a timeless album to me.Buy it!

6:54am

Bob Dylan “If You See Her, Say Hello” from Blood on the Tracks (Columbia 1975) —Look up the word 'wistful' in the dictionary and you just may see a reference to this song. Have a great Wednesday! See you next week! -- AllenBuy it!

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