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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Feb 22nd 2013

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Feb 22nd 2013 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

6:59am

Tegan and Sara “Love They Say”
from Heartthrob (Warner Brothers 2013) N  —I was caught completely by surprise when these long-time indie guitar strummers turned into synth popmeisters. This album is pure pleasure.

7:03am

Free Energy “Hey Tonight”
from Love Sign (Free Energy 2013) N  —I'm continuing to dig this new record - always nice to hear a young band with some melodic gifts and a rock'n'roll drive.

7:06am

Garland Jeffreys “Rock and Roll Music”
from The King of In Between (Luna Park 2011) —There's nothing like rock and roll music, is there?

7:09am

The Animals “Gonna Send You Back to Walker”
from The Singles Plus (EMI 1994) —Perfect combination of musicians - just love the way the guitar, bass, and keyboards work here.

7:12am

The Blues Magoos “She's Coming Home”
from Kaleidoscopic Compendium: The Best of the Blues Magoos (Mercury 1992) —One of the best songs about infidelity I know - that sexy grinding rhythm lets us know how the singer wants them both.

7:17am

The Kinks “Sitting In My Hotel”
from Everybody's In Show-Biz (Velvel 1972) —The Kinks will undoubtedly get an uptick in airplay as we get ready for the big Kinks tribute benefit for KDHX Mar. 30 at Off Broadway.

7:21am

David Olney “Postcard From Mexico”
from One Tough Town (Red Parlor 2007) —It's always nice to be reminded just how great this guy is.

7:24am

Ray Davies “The Voodoo Walk”
from Working Man's Cafe (V2 2007) —I wonder if Ray Davies solo material will be included in the Kinks tribute. Of course, there are a couple hundred great songs to consider.

7:30am

Jimbo Mathus & the Tri-State Coalition “Run Devil Run”
from White Buffalo (Fat Possum 2013) N  —Nice and spooky and swampy.

7:34am

The Incurables “Famous Last Words”
from The Fine Art Of Distilling (The Incurables 2012) N  —Ah, Jimmy Griffin! Is there anything this guy can't do? What a killer pop song!

7:37am

Neil Young “Little Wing”
from Hearts and Doves (Reprise 1980) —Sweet little song from Neil.

7:40am

Danny Barnes “Overdue”
from Pizza Box (ATO 2009) —Former Bad Livers front-man has done alright as a solo artist.

7:45am

Punch Brothers “Soon Or Never”
from Who's Feeling Young Now? (Nonesuch 2012) —One terrific song from one of the world's most creative contemporary groups.

7:49am

John Hiatt “I Know How to Lose You”
from Mystic Pinball (New West 2012) N  —A sad tale, a beautiful tune.

7:53am

Jesse Colter “You Can Pick 'Em”
from Out of the Ashes (Shout! Factory 2006) —It's nearly 7 years since this delightful album appeared - does she have another one in her? I'd love to hear more.

8:01am

Tim Lee 3 “Devil's Rope” (Cool Dog Sound 2013) N  —Screw the Black Keys! This is what they've been trying to achieve! Love this cut!

8:05am

Melody Den “Storylines” (Perdition 2013) N L —My dream is to see a Tim Lee 3 / Melody Den show this year.

8:08am

The Slide Brothers “Don't Keep Me Wonderin'”
from Robert Randolph Presents: The Slide Brothers (Concord 2013) N  —If one sacredl steel player is good, four must be spectacular. This Allman Brothers cover sure is.

8:13am

Cash Box Kings “Black Toppin'” (blind pig 2013) N  —Killer Chicago blues stylin' here.

8:19am

Aretha Franklin “I Need a Strong Man (The To-To Song)”
from Rare & Unreleased Recordings from the Golden Reign of the Queen of Soul (Rhino 2007) —Aretha could do no wrong back in those days - listen to her soar on this cut.

8:23am

Petula Clark “Happy Heart”
from The Ultimate Petula Clark (BMG Heritage 2003) —This song keeps reminding me of something else, but I can't quite put my finger on what it is.

8:26am

Simone “To Voltando”
from The EMI Years (EMI 1997) —Great Brazilian music - I used to actually know her place in the Brazilian pantheon, but my world music knowledge continues to slip away.

8:33am

Miles Davis “Bitches Brew”
from Live in Europe 1969: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 2 (Columbia 2013) N  —Stunning live version!

8:48am

Graham Central Station “My Radio Sure Sounds Good To Me”
from The Jam: Anthology (Rhino 2001) —Should be the theme song of this station, right?

8:52am

Little Esther “Mainliner”
from I Paid My Dues (Proper 2006) —Let me be your sidetrack baby til your mainline comes along.

8:54am

Ted Taylor “You Must Have Been Meant For Me”
from Greatest Hits (Collectables 1996) —Man, I love this guy and his falsetto.

9:02am

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell “Back When We Were Beautiful”
from Old Yellow Moon (Nonesuch 2013) N  —This song, written by Matraca Berg, just may be the most devastatingly gut-wrenching thing I've heard in ages.

9:06am

Richard Thompson “Simple Again”
from Live at the BBC (Universal 2011) —Speaking of gut-wrenching.

9:09am

Richard Thompson “Straight and Narrow”
from Electric (New West 2013) N  —Figured we needed Richard to rock out a bit after those two songs back to back.

9:15am

Brandy Johnson “Wooden Wheels”
from Worried Well (self 2003) —St. Louis singer/songwriter with lots of talent who seems to have dropped out of the game.

9:19am

One Direction “Tell Me a Lie”
from Up All Night (Sony 2011) —Kelly Clarkson writes great songs - One Direction rocks this one.

9:22am

Love “My Little Red Book”
from Love (Elektra 1966) —You gotta love a good pop/rock number.

9:25am

Linton Kwesi Johnson “Inglan Is a Bitch”
from Independant Intravenshan: The Island Anthology (Island 1998) —The combination of LKJ and Dennis Bovell was unbeatable.

9:32am

Dengue Fever “Tap Water”
from Escape from Dragon House (BRG 2005) —What a magnificent sound these guys have!

9:36am

Punishment of Luxury “Puppet Life”
from 1-2-3-4 Punk and New Wave 1976-1979 (Unknown unk 1999) —One of the stranger records from that burst of creative expression when all things seemed possible.

9:39am

Mott the Hoople “Ballad of Mott the Hoople”
from Mott (Columbia 1973) —All bands should write a song about themselves at some point or another. But none will be better than this at it.

9:46am

Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison “Waterfall”
from Cheater's Game (Premium/Thirty Tigers 2013) N  —I just love her voice - glad to have something new from her, and the love between them comes out in their harmonies.

9:49am

Darden Smith “Bull By the Horns”
from Marathon (Darden Music 2010) —One of the most underrated songwriters out there - the guy has never disappointed me in the 25 or more years since I discovered him when he opened for Rosanne Cash at Mississippi Nights.

9:52am

Carrie Rodriguez “I Cry For Love”
from Give Me All You Got (Ninth Street Opus 2013) N  —Cool version of her mentor Chip Taylor's song.


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