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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Jan 13th 2011

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Jan 13th 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

7:03am

Willis Jackson “Pool Shark”
from Mod Jazz (Kent 1996) —Instrumental written by tenor saxophonist Willis Jackson and recorded for the Prestige label in 1963.

7:05am

Lambert, Hendricks & Ross “Twisted”
from The Hottest New Group In Jazz (Columbia 1959) —Written by Wardell Gray & Annie Ross and released in 1960 on Columbia. Your basic bebop song about insanity.

7:07am

Slim Gaillard Quartette “Atomic Cocktail”
from Atomic Platters: Cold War Music from the Golden Age of Homeland Security (Bear Family 2005) —Written by Slim Gaillard & recorded for the Atomic label in 1945. Found on this 4-CD, 1-DVD collection of songs from the Atomic-era. Pretty great.

7:13am

Massive Attack “Paradise Circus”
from Heligoland (Virgin 2010) —Featuring the vocals of Hope Sandoval (formerly of Mazzy Star). I came across this song while watching a BBC mini-series called Luther. This is the track that runs over the opening credits.

7:17am

Bob Dylan “Beyond Here Lies Nothin'”
from Together Through Life (Columbia 2009) —2009 song featuring David Hidalgo on accordion.

7:21am

Ry Cooder “Dark End of the Street”
from The Ry Cooder Anthology: The UFO Has Landed (Warner Bros/Rhino 2008) —Music bed. 1972 instrumental version of the soul classic written by Dan Penn & Chips Moman.

7:23am

Sophie Zelmani “Most of the Time”
from Masked and Anonymous (Music from the Motion Picture) (Columbia/Sony Music Soundtrack 2003) —Written by Bob Dylan and sung by Swedish singer/songwriter, Sophie Zelmani, and included on this 2003 movie soundtrack.

7:28am

Cassandra Wilson “You Gotta Move”
from Belly of the Sun (Blue Note 2002) —Written by Mississippi Fred McDowell & released in 2002.

7:33am

Sam Dees “The World Don't Owe You Nothing”
from Oxford American Music Sampler: Alabama (Oxford American 2010) N  —1973 recording found on this CD which accompanies the highly-recommended Oxford American Southern Music edition available in fine bookstores near you. Roy Kasten from Feel Like Going Home writes about this song and artist in this issue.

7:36am

Paul Kelly “Stealing In the Name of the Lord”
from Warner Brothers Groove Masters - Vol. 1 (Warner Bros. 2000) —Written by Paul Kelly & recorded in 1970. This one caused some concern in conservative circles when it first came out.

7:40am

Swamp Dogg “Total Destruction to Your Mind” Single (Canyon Records unk 1970) —Written by Jerry Williams, Jr. aka Swamp Dogg and originally released in 1970 on the Canyon label.

7:46am

King Curtis “What'd I Say, Pt. 1”
from Soul Time (Great American Music 2010) —1962 version of the Ray Charles song featuring King Curtis on guitar and lead vocals. He put down the sax for this one.

7:49am

Aretha Franklin “How I Got Over (Live at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church, los Angeles, January 13, 1972)”
from Amazing Grace: The Complete Recordings (Rhino 1999) —Landmark live gospel recording made in 1972. This Clara Ward song was performed live on 1/13/72.

7:53am

The John Edwards Singers “It's Alright”
from Como Now: The Voices of Panola County, MS (Daptone Records 2008) —Live a cappella recording made in 2006 at the Mt. Mariah Church in Panaola County, Mississippi.

7:56am

Booker T. & the MGs “Sunday Sermon”
from Stax Profiles (Stax/Concord 2006) —Music bed. Instrumental written by Art Jerry Miller & released as a Stax single in 1970.

7:57am

Tom Waits “Come On Up to the House”
from Mule Variations Album (Anti- / Epitaph 1999) —Written by Tom Waits & Kathleen Brennan. I stll think this is my favorite Tom Waits album. "All your cryin don't do no good / Come on up to the house / Come down off the cross / We can use the wood / Come on up to the house"

8:06am

Abigail Washburn “Burn Thru”
from City of Refuge (Rounder www.rounder.com 2011) N  —Truly impressive song off her new release which just came out this week. Written by Kai Welch & Abigail Washburn. Can't wait to hear the entire album.

8:10am

Patty Griffin “Trapeze”
from Children Running Through (ATO Records/Red 2007) —2007 song written by Patty Griffin & featuring harmony vocals by Emmylou Harris. I still think Bruce Springsteen should cover this song. He never asks my opinion, though.

8:17am

The Goodees “Condition Red”
from Condition Red! The Complete Goodees (Ace 2010) N  —Written by Don Davis & Freddie Briggs & recorded in 1969 for the Hip label which was an imprint label for Stax.

8:20am

The Shangri-Las “Past, Present and Future”
from Myrmidons Of Melodrama (RPM 1994) —Suffice it to say, you won't hear many tracks like this one. Featuring Mary Weiss's spoken vocals & the melody of Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata. Recorded in 1966 for the Red Bird label.

8:23am

Reparta & The Delrons “Saturday Night Didn't Happen”
from Girl Group Sounds: Lost and Found: One Kiss Can Lead to Another (Rhino 2005) —Recorded in 1968 for the Mala label. Alright, you want melodrama? This set had melodrama.

8:27am

Chip Taylor “Words (Between the Lines of Age)”
from Harvest Revisited (Mojo 2011) N  —Found on this new compilation of various artists performing songs off Neil Young's "Harvest" album. This CD accompanies the latest issue of Mojo magazine (Feb, 2011 issue).

8:32am

Neil Young “Harvest” CD Album (Reprise 1972) —I'd say this album has stood the test of time.

8:35am

The Mosquitos “Um Homem Precisa de Uma Empregada (A Man Needs A Maid)”
from Mosquitos III (Bar/None Records 2006) —Written by Neil Young & sung beautifully (in Portuguese) by Juju Stulbach.

8:42am

Trashcan Sinatras “Should I Pray?”
from In the Music (Lo-Five UK 2009) —Coming to the Firebird in March (Thursday 3/24) & performing an acoustic set. Highly recommended.

8:46am

Kate Rusby “Village Green Preservation Society”
from An Autumn Almanac (Uncut 2010) —Kinks cover originally recorded in 2007.

8:50am

Lulu “Here Comes the Night”
from The Bert Berns Story: Vol. 1 1960-64 (Ace 2008) —This original version of the song came out in 1964 on the Decca label. Produced & written by Bert Berns.

8:53am

Georgie Fame “It's Got The Whole World Shakin'”
from Mod Classics: 1964-66 (Ace 2009) —Sam Cooke cover from 1966 found on this terrific 2010 compilation.

8:56am

Alan Price “I Put A Spell On You”
from The Best of Alan Price (Music Club 1993) —1968 Screamin' Jay Hawkins cover.

9:03am

Randy Newman “You Can Leave Your Hat On”
from Sail Away (Remastered) (Rhino/Warner Bros. 2005) —Coming to the Sheldon Concert Hall on February 25.

9:07am

Lorraine Ellison “I'll Be Home”
from On Vine Street: The Early Songs of Randy Newman (Ace 2008) —Randy Newman cover from 1970.

9:10am

Lou Rawls “Let's Burn down the Cornfield”
from The Best of Lou Rawls: The Capitol Jazz & Blues Sessions (Blue Note 2006) —Written by Randy Newman and recorded in 1970 for Capitol.

9:14am

Jon Hardy and The Public “Cassius Clay”
from Working In Love (Jon Hardy and the Public 2007) L —Appearing at the Sheldon Concert Hall on January 21. Maid Rite is opening.

9:20am

Bruce Springsteen “Gotta Get That Feeling”
from The Promise (Columbia 2010) N  —Previously unreleased track found on this 2-CD set of songs recorded during the Darkness on the Edge of Town sessions in 1977-78.

9:26am

Van Morrison “Common One”
from Astral Weeks Live at the Hollywood Bowl (Listen to the Lion 2009) —Sublime live recording from 2008.

9:32am

Esther Phillips “To Lay Down Beside You”
from From A Whisper To A Scream (Kudu 1972) —Reissue of her 1971 recording for the King label. Written by bassist Tim Drummond.

9:39am

Joe Tex “It Ain't Sanitary”
from Buying a Book (Atlantic 1969) —Found on this reissue of his 1969 Atlantic album. Written by Joe Tex.

9:42am

The Mar-Keys “Pop-Eye Stroll”
from Last Night!/Do The Pop-Eye (stax 2002) —1962 Stax instrumental.

9:45am

Howard Tate “Shoot 'Em All Down”
from Get It While You Can (Verve www.vervemusicgroup.com 1967) —1967 Verve single written by Jerry Ragovoy & Mort Shuman.

9:49am

Nick Lowe “Failed Christian”
from Dig My Mood (Rounder www.rounder.com 1998) —1998 song written Henry McCullough.

9:52am

Calexico “Sunken Waltz”
from Feast of Wire (Quarterstick 2003) —2003 song written by Joey Burns & John Convertino.

9:55am

Doug Sahm and Band “Dealer's Blues”
from Genuine Texas Groover: Complete Atlantic Recordings (Rhino Handmade 2004) —2-CD, 42-track collection of songs recorded for Atlantic from 1971-73 including 19 unreleased tracks plus his two album releases.


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