Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
Thu Apr 7th 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
Charlie Rich “Mohair Sam”
from It Ain't Gonna Be That Way: The Complete Smash Sessions (Ace 2011) N —Written by Dallas Frazier & recorded in 1965 and found on this new compilation of all the tracks he recorded for the Smash label (including a pretty cool Christmas song as an added bonus - I mean, if you like that kind of thing).
Jackie DeShannon “It's Love Baby (24 Hours A Day)”
from Come and Get Me: The Complete Liberty & Imperial Singles: Vol. 2 (Ace 2011) N —Written by Ted Jarrett & originally an R & B hit for a band called Louis Brooks and the Tune Toppers. This 1964 single was arranged by Jack Nitzsche & released on the Liberty label.
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 the original version of "Shopping For Clothes" - a hit for The Coasters.
Santo & Johnny “Sleep Walk”
from Great Rock 'n' Roll Instrumentals - Just About As Good As It Gets! Volume 2 (Smith & Co. 2010) —Music bed.
Ray Wylie Hubbard “Down Home Country Blues”
from A: Enlightenment B: Endarkenment (Hint: There Is No C) (Bordello Records 2010) —"I'm partial to old Hooker's singing 'Crawling King Snake'/ And I say that Muddy Waters is as deep as William Blake"
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