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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 2012) N  —Jeanne Dolphus aka Jeanne Darling sings lead on this 1967 Volt recording. Written and produced by Isaac Hayes and David Porter.


Carla Thomas “I've Got No Time To Lose”
from Atlantic Soul 1959-1975 (Atlantic/Rhino Handmade 2007) N  —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.


William Bell “Everybody Loves a Winner”
from The Soul of a Bell (stax 1967) —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.


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.


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.


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


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.


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


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.


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


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.


Margie Joseph “I'd Rather Go Blind”
from Margie Joseph (Atlantic unk 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.


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.


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.


Isaac Hayes “Walk On By”
from Hot Buttered Soul (Enterprise url 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.


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


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


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.


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


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


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


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.


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."


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.


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


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.


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.


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


Calexico “Maybe On Monday”
from Algiers (Anti- 2012) N  —Song from their new release written by Joey Burns and John Convertino.


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.


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


Glen Hansard “Love Don't Leave Me Waiting”
from Rhythm and Repose (Anti- 2012) N  —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.


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 2012) N  —Written by Nick Lowe, Carlene Carter, and Dave Edmunds.


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.


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


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).


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


Spectator “Walk With Me”
from In The Brick (self-released 2012) N 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).


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


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


Bill Fay “There Is a Valley”
from Life Is People (Dead Oceans 2012) N  —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.


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


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


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.


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


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


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

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