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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Oct 21st 2011

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Oct 21st 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

7:00am

Moby Grape “Seeing” from Listen My Friends! The Best of Moby Grape (Columbia / Legacy 2007) —One of the later Moby Grape songs, and some scorching yet controlled guitar explosions.Buy it!

7:04am

The Pretty Things “She's a Lover” from Parachute (snapper 1970) —Falsetto with heavy rock and a pretty tune.Buy it!

7:07am

Small Faces “Sorry She's Mine” from Decca Anthology 1965-1967 (Decca 1996) —One of them absolutely joyous "fuck you" songs.Buy it!

7:10am

Richard Barone “Silence Is Our Song” from Glow (Bar/None Records 2010) —A lush piano backing to a lovely vocal melody.Buy it!

7:14am

Mike Doughty “Holiday (What Do You Want?)” from Yes And Also Yes (Snack Bar / Megaforce 2011N  —He'll be at the Old Rock House a week from Saturday, and also at Euclid Records. Alas, Rosanne Cash, who sings with him on this nice cut, won't be with him.Buy it!

7:20am

Willie Nile “One Guitar” from The Innocent Ones (River House www.willienile.com 2010N  —You know it's a good day when you walk into the studio and there's a new Willie Nile album on the shelf.Buy it!

7:24am

Paul Kelly “The Oldest Story in the Book” from Greatest Hits (Universal 2011N  —There are 40 songs on this double disc compilation, and I only knew half a dozen or so, despite having three or four Paul Kelly albums. That's because he's had a long career with not enough exposure.Buy it!

7:31am

Patty Larkin “Poverty Train” from Time and Love: the music of Laura Nyro (Astor Place 1997) —Patty Larkin does a spirited rendition of this Laura Nyro classic.Buy it!

7:35am

Laura Nyro “Mercy on Broadway” from New York Tendaberry (Columbia 1969) —Laura Nyro does a spirited rendition of this Laura Nyro classic, too.Buy it!

7:37am

McCrary Sisters “Blowin' In the Wind” from Our Journey (McC 2011N  —These four women sing the heck out of Dylan's song - maybe my favorite version of this ever. The whole album is a Gospel treasure.Buy it!

7:44am

Irma Thomas “She'll Never Be Your Wife” from If Loving You Is Wrong: 20 Cheatin' Heartbreakers (Ace 2002) —This compilation is chock full of classic cheating songs, none better than this rare 1973 cut from one of my favorite singers in the world.Buy it!

7:47am

Otis Rush “If You Were Mine” from 1956-1958: His Cobra Recordings (Paula 1989) —A Willie Dixon number performed to great effect by the young Mr. Rush.Buy it!

7:50am

Maria Muldaur “Why Are People Like That?” from Steady Love (stony plain 2011N  —Maria has a ball with this Bobby Charles classic.Buy it!

7:53am

Eli "Paperboy" Reed “Take My Love With You” from Roll With You (Q Division 2008) —Now this is a soul song! Not sure where he found it, but I dig it.Buy it!

8:01am

The Jayhawks “Miss Williams' Guitar” from Tomorrow the Green Grass (American 1995) —The new Jayhawks album doesn't ring out like this old one.Buy it!

8:04am

The Bandana Splits “Ricky Dee” from Mr. Sam (Boy Scout 2011N  —I heard Darren Snow play this the other day, and really dug this old-school girl group vibe with a swingin' rhythm (and, it must be said, too much echo).Buy it!

8:06am

Rocket From the Tombs “Love Train Express” from Barfly (FIRE 2011N  —Nice to hear David Thomas rocking out.Buy it!

8:10am

Wilco “Open Mind” from The Whole Love (Nonesuch 2011N  —A right purty little song.Buy it!

8:16am

Chuck Berry “Run Joe” from You Never Can Tell: The Complete Chess Recordings 1960-1966 (Hip-O Select 2009) —An obscure little number from Berry's Carribbean fixation, with cowbell. Hope he had a happy 85th birthday.Buy it!

8:18am

Merle Haggard “Down On the Houseboat” from Working in Tennessee (Vanguard 2011) —You coulda knocked me over with a feather when I noticed there's a cowbell on this new Merle Haggard record.Buy it!

8:20am

Talking Heads “Making Flippy Floppy” from Speaking In Tongues (sire 1983) —The cowbell doesn't dominate, but it sure kicks one of the breaks up a notch.Buy it!

8:26am

Meshell Ndegeocello “Chelsea Hotel” from Weather (Naive 2011N  —How can you go wrong with a supremely talented bassist/singer/performer covers Leonard Cohen on an album produced by Joe Henry?Buy it!

8:34am

June Tabor & the Oyster Band “Love Will Tear Us Apart” from Ragged Kingdom (Topic 2011N  —Together again after almost 20 years, and taking Joy Division into the world of folk music.Buy it!

8:38am

Crowded House “Throw Your Arms Around Me” from Other Enz: Split Enz & Beyond (Raven 1999) —Did you know that when Pearl Jam played Australia, they covered this Hunters & Collectors song? One of the best songs in the world.Buy it!

8:42am

Elvis Costello “Jimmie Standing In the Rain” from The Speaking Clock Revue: Live From the Beacon Theatre (Shout! Factory 2011N  —A live rendition of a very cool song.Buy it!

8:46am

Nick Lowe “Poisoned Rose” from The Old Magic (Yep Roc 2011N  —Stunning interpretation of this classic from King of America.Buy it!

8:51am

Elizabeth Cook “Not California” from Welder CD ALBUM (31 Tigers 2010) —So I've had this record for a year and a half, and I've listened to it a few times, but I only just now noticed it was produced by Don Was. Hard to believe I used to pour over liner notes religiously.Buy it!

8:56am

Speedy West “Stratosphere Boogie” from Stratosphere Boogie: The Flaming guitars Of Speedy West and Jimmy Bryant (Razor & Tie 1995) —Ya gotta love short instrumental tracks that live up to their titles.Buy it!

9:01am

The Posies “She's Coming Down Again!” from Blood / Candy (Ryko 2010) —I just recently picked up a copy of this - hard to believe it came out a year ago and I barely noticed it. One of the strongest collections of songs I've heard in a long while.Buy it!

9:05am

The Bangles “Mesmerized” from Sweetheart of the Sun (Model Music Group 2011N  —A typically great Bangles pop number. Swoon.Buy it!

9:09am

Marianne Faithfull “Prussian Blue” from Horses And High Heels (Naive 2010N  —A rare jangling pop number from Marianne Faithfull. What the heck, swoon some more.Buy it!

9:16am

The Minutemen “Beacon Sighted Through Fog” from What Makes a Man Start Fires? (SST 1982) —Oh, how I loved this band.Buy it!

9:18am

Joe Henry “After the War” from Reverie (Anti 2011N  —Nobody is making better sounding records these days than Joe Henry.Buy it!

9:21am

Shelby Lynne “Woebegone” from Revelation Road (Everso 2011N  —Well, normally I link to my reviews when I play something from the record I just reviewed, but the Blurt site is down this morning. Look for it at blurt-online.com.Buy it!

9:25am

Bettye Lavette “Love Made a Fool of Me” from Do Your Duty (Sundazed 2006) —A young Bettye LaVette with one of those songs that shoulda coulda woulda.Buy it!

9:28am

Steve Cropper “Say It” from Dedicated (429 2011N  —The modern-day Bettye LaVette knocks this Five Royales cover out of the park. Because that's what she does.Buy it!

9:33am

Ronnie Wood “Lucky Man” from I Feel Like Playing (Eagle 2010) —He is lucky, but he's got some skills, too. Good song from an album I'd forgotten existed until the other day.Buy it!

9:38am

Outkast “Ms. Jackson” from Stankonia (Laface 2000) —How can this song be 11 years old already?Buy it!

9:42am

JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound “I Am Trying To Break Your Heart” from Want More (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2011N  —Wilco turned to soul.Buy it!

9:46am

Norah Jones “How Many Times Have You Broken My Heart?” from The Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams (Columbia 2011N  —Hank wrote the words, and Norah makes a lovely little country waltz out of it.Buy it!

9:50am

Jimmie Rodgers “Mule Skinner Blues - Blue Yodel No. 8” from The Essential Jimmie Rodgers (General Electric Company/BMG 1997) —In celebration of Barry Mazor's masterful book "Meeting Jimmie Rodgers: How America's Original Roots Hero Changed the Pop Sounds of a Century," which is now out in paperback.Buy it!

9:52am

Johnny Cash “City of New Orleans” from Bootleg Vol. III - Live Around the World (Columbia Legacy 2011N  —Johnny Cash sings Steve Goodman.Buy it!

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