Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
Thu Apr 5th 2012 7.00am–10.00am
Time zone: central
Shorty Long “Don't Mess With My Weekend”
from Here Comes Shorty Long: The Complete Motown Stereo Masters (Kent 2012) N —Found on this highly recommended new compilation of his two albums plus bonus tracks. This track was recorded in 1968 & was written by Shorty Long & Sylvia Moy. So much great material on this.
Shorty Long “Night Fo' Last (Instrumental)”
from Here Comes Shorty Long: The Complete Motown Stereo Masters (Kent 2012) —Instrumental version (a version also exists where he sings lead) recorded in 1967. Written by Shorty Long & Clarence Paul.
Sébastien Tellier “Fantino”
from Lost In Translation - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Ryko/WEA 2003) —Music bed. 2001 instrumental composed by Sébastien Tellier.
Boogaloo and His Gallant Crew “Clothes Line (Wrap It Up)”
from Clothes Line (Wrap It Up) / Cops and Robbers 45 single (Crest 1956) —Written by Kent Harris (aka Boogaloo) and later recorded by the Coasters ("Shopping For Clothes").
The String-A-Longs “Groovin'”
from The Fireballs: Exotic Guitars From The Clovis Vaults (Ace 2010) —Music bed. 1968 instrumental version of the Young Rascals song.
Slim Gaillard “Atomic Cocktail”
from Slim Gaillard--Laughing in Rhythm--The Best of the Verve Years (Verve 1994) —1945 Slim Gaillard-penned Atomic era song.