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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Sep 20th 2012

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Sep 20th 2012 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


Jeanne and the Darlings “How Can You Mistreat The One You Love” from We're The Soul Girls! The Complete Volt Recordings 1967-1969 (Ace 2012N  —Jeanne Dolphus aka Jeanne Darling sings lead on this 1967 Volt recording. Written and produced by Isaac Hayes and David Porter.Buy it!


Carla Thomas “I've Got No Time To Lose” from Atlantic Soul 1959-1975 (Atlantic/Rhino Handmade 2007N  —1964 Atlantic single written by Deanie Parker and Steve Cropper. One of my favorite Carla Thomas vocals and Steve Cropper's guitar playing is so great on this.Buy it!


William Bell “Everybody Loves a Winner” from The Soul of a Bell (Fantasy 2002) —Written by William Bell and Booker T. Jones. 1967 Stax recording with backing by Booker T. and the MGs, Isaac Hayes, and The Memphis Horns.Buy it!


The Otis and Carla Band “Tramp” from Stax Breaks (Ace/Stax 2003) —Music bed. Instrumental version of the Lowell Fulson/Jimmy McCracklin-penned song featuring the same musicians as the preceding song.Buy it!


Booker T. And The MGs “I Got A Woman” from Green Onions SINGLE (stax 1962) —1962 instrumental version of the Ray Charles song recorded for the Stax label.Buy it!


Shirley Bassey “Vehicle” from Something Else (EMI UK 1971) —1971 soul version of the The Ides of March 1970 hit.Buy it!


Quantic & Alice Russell with The Combo Bárbaro “Travelling Song” from Look Around The Corner (TruThoughts 2012) —One of my favorite songs of 2012. This Pentangle English folk song gets the Latin soul treatment from Quantic and The Combo Bárbaro and adds the soulful vocals of the U.K. singer Alice Russell.Buy it!


Quantic & Alice Russell with The Combo Bárbaro “Magdalena” from Look Around The Corner (TruThoughts 2012) —Music bed. Instrumental from their 2012 release.Buy it!


The Dynamites featuring Charles Walker “Own Thing” from Live at KDHX: Vol. 6 SINGLE (KDHX 2008) —Recorded live at KDHX on 01/01/08. Appearing tonight (9/20) as part of the Thursdays @ The Intersection concert series at Strauss Park from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.Buy it!


Honey & The Bees “Love Addict” from Sister Funk 2 (jazzman 2007) —1969 funk & soul recording made for the Philadelphia-based Arctic label.Buy it!


James Brown “Suds” from The Singles, Vol. 2: 1960-1963 (Hip-O Select 2007) —Music bed. Instrumental composed by Nat Kendrick and recorded for the King label in 1961.Buy it!


Margie Joseph “I'd Rather Go Blind” from Margie Joseph (Atlantic 1973) —1973 version of the soul classic written by Bill Foster and Ellington Jordan. Produced and arranged for Atlantic by Arif Mardin. This contains not one but two spoken word recitations by Margie Joseph.Buy it!


Jean Wells “Sit Down And Cry” from Respect: Aretha's Influences and Inspiration (Ace 2009) —Recorded in 1968 for the Calla label. Produced, arranged, and conducted by Horace Ott. Worth nothing because the arrangements add so much to this song and Jean Wells just sings the hell out of it.Buy it!


The Bar-Kays “Knucklehead” from Stax-Volt: The Complete Singles (1959-1968) (Rhino Atlantic 1991) —Music bed. Stax instrumental written by Steve Cropper & Booker T. Jones.Buy it!


Isaac Hayes “Walk On By” from Hot Buttered Soul (Enterprise 1969) —Epic version of the Burt Bacharach and Hal David song with the Bar-Kays as the rhythm section. If I have to end hour #1 of M2M, I might as well end big.Buy it!


Sir Isaac & The Do-Dads “Blue Groove” from Stax-Volt: The Complete Singles (1959-1968) (Rhino Atlantic 1991) —Music bed. 1965 Stax-Volt instrumental.Buy it!


Rumer “Soulsville” from Boys Don't Cry (Atlantic Records UK 2012N  —Cover version of the Isaac Hayes song originally written for the Shaft movie soundtrack.Buy it!


Willie Mitchell “Turn Back The Hands Of Time” from Poppa Willie: The Hi Years 1962-74 (Cream / Hi 2001) —1970 instrumental version of the Tyrone Davis hit.Buy it!


Carole King “Pleasant Valley Sunday” from The Legendary Demos (Hear Music 2012N  —Previously unreleased demo of the Carole King/Gerry Goffin song recorded circa 1966.Buy it!


The String-A-Longs “Love is Blue” from Wide World Hits By The String-A-Longs (Atlantic 1968) —Music bed. 1968 instrumental version of the Paul Mauriat hit.Buy it!


Aimee Mann “Crazytown” from Charmer SINGLE (Superego 2012N  —From her new release which just came out this week. Aimee Mann will be at The Pageant in November (Tuesday 11/13).Buy it!


Matthew Sweet “Day For Night” from Girlfriend (Zoo 1991) —Matthew Sweet will be playing this album in its entirety at the Blueberry Hill Duck Room on Saturday (9/22). Take note that the show is sold out. Time to call in favors, I suppose.Buy it!


Fairground Attraction “Perfect” from The First of a Million Kisses (RCA 1988) —Written by Mark E. Nevin and featuring the sublime lead vocals of Eddi Reader. "It's got to be-e-e-e-e-e-e perfect."Buy it!


Mark Mothersbaugh “Hardest Geometry Problem In The World” from Rushmore (London 1999) —Music bed. Instrumental composed by Mark Mothersbaugh for the soundtrack of the Wes Anderson film.Buy it!


The Jans Project “High Noon” from The Jans Project (Jans Project 2011L —Appearing this Friday (9/21) at Off Broadway along with The Deciders and Rough Shop.Buy it!


Nils Lofgren “Keith Don't Go (Ode To The Glimmer Twin)” from Nils Lofgren (Hip-O Select Retail/A&M 1975) —Nils Lofgren's ode to Keith Richards from his 1975 solo debut. Sometime after Grin and Crazy Horse and before the E Street Band.Buy it!


Mick Taylor “Leather Jacket” from Mick Taylor (Columbia 1979) —Written by Mick Taylor and found on the ex-Rolling Stone guitarist's debut solo release.Buy it!


Mick Taylor “Giddy-Up” from Mick Taylor (Columbia 1979) —Music bed. Mick Taylor instrumental also featuring Lowell George on slide guitar.Buy it!


Calexico “Maybe On Monday” from Algiers (Anti- www.anti.com 2012N  —Song from their new release written by Joey Burns and John Convertino.Buy it!


Los Lobos “One Time One Night” from By the Light of the Moon (Slash 1987) —Written by David Hidalgo and Louie Perez. Los Lobos will be appearing at Plush in October (Sat 10/13). Highly recommended.Buy it!


Bob Dylan “Tin Angel” from Tempest (Columbia 2012N  —From his new release and his 35th studio album. Hold on tight. He's taking you through a lyrical journey on this one.Buy it!


Glen Hansard “Love Don't Leave Me Waiting” from Rhythm and Repose (Anti- www.anti.com 2012N  —Appearing at The Pageant this Tuesday (9/25). Glen Hansard is a tremendous live performer but I wouldn't use this album to get a party started.Buy it!


Hayes Carll “(I'm Gonna Start) Living Again if it Kills Me” from Lowe Country: The Songs of Nick Lowe (Fiesta Red www.fiestaredrecords.com 2012N  —Written by Nick Lowe, Carlene Carter, and Dave Edmunds.Buy it!


Nick Lowe “What Lack of Love Has Done” from Dig My Mood (Rounder www.rounder.com 1998) —Nick Lowe will be at the Sheldon Concert Hall next Wednesday (9/26). And as an added bonus, Eleni Mandell is opening. I can't miss this show.Buy it!


Chet Atkins “Tenderly” from Eclectic Guitar (Cherry Red Records 2007) —Music bed. 1955 instrumental with just Chet Atkins on electric guitar.Buy it!


Leon Redbone “Sweet Mama Hurry Home or I'll Be Gone” from On the Track (Warner 1975) —Leon Redbone will be appearing at the Old Rock House at the end of this month (Sunday 9/30).Buy it!


Eleni Mandell “Miss Me” from Miracle of Five (Zedtone 2007) —Opening for Nick Lowe at the Sheldon Concert Hall next Wednesday (9/26).Buy it!


Spectator “Walk With Me” from In The Brick (self-released 2012N L —Debut release from the St. Louis band and featuring the songwriting of Jeffrey Albert and Megan Rooney (who also sings lead on this track).Buy it!


Chet Atkins “Yellow Bird” from Guitar For All Seasons (RCA 1988) —Music bed.Buy it!


James Yorkston “A Short Blues” from I Was a Cat from a Book (EMI Australia 2012N  —New release by the singer-songwriter from East Fife, Scotland.Buy it!


Bill Fay “There Is a Valley” from Life Is People (Dead Oceans www.deadoceans.com 2012N  —New release by the English singer-songwriter. His last release was 1971. You don't want to rush into things, I always say. Some terrific songs on this release.Buy it!


Catherine Irwin “Sinner Saves a Saint” from Little Heater (Thrill Jockey www.thrilljockey.com 2012N  —New release which just came out this week.Buy it!


Kelly Hogan “Dusty Groove” from I Like to Keep Myself in Pain (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2012N  —Written by Catherine Irwin.Buy it!


Neko Case “Buckets Of Rain” from Sweetheart (Hear Music 2005) —Written by Bob Dylan. There are not a whole lot of Bob Dylan covers I like more than this one.Buy it!


Chet Atkins “Snowbird” from Guitar For All Seasons (RCA 1988) —Music bed.Buy it!


Delicate Cutters “Where the Cottonmouths Hung” from Ring (Skybucket 2012N  —Written by and featuring the lead vocals of Janet Elizabeth Simpson.Buy it!


Patterson Hood “Fifteen Days (Leaving Time Again)” from Heat Lightning Rumbles In the Distance (ATO www.atorecords.com 2012N  —Written by Patterson Hood and found on his new release.Buy it!

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