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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Mar 7th 2013

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Mar 7th 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


Cold Blood “I'm A Good Woman”
from Cold Blood (San Francisco Records 1969) —Really great lead vocal by Lydia Pense on this song written by Barbara Lynn.


Barbara Lynn “Can't Buy My Love”
from The Jamie Singles Collection (Jamie/Guydn 2008) —1965 song written by Billy and Bobby Babineax and recorded in Pasadena, TX. Definitely a Sir Douglas Quintet feel to it because of the organ.


Bettye LaVette “Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was In)”
from Dirty Laundry: The Soul of Black Country (Trikont 2004) —Sublime 1969 version of the Mickey Newbury-penned song which was later covered (and made more famous) by Kenny Rogers & the First Edition.


June Gardner “It's Gonna Rain”
from 99 Plus One (Night Train International 2000) —Music bed. Mid-60s New Orleans instrumental version of a song written by Sonny Bono.


Ben & Spence “Long Ago”
from Hall of Fame Volume 2 (Kent 2013) N  —Highly recommended new compilation of rare and unissued tracks recorded at FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals. This previously unissued recording was written by Dan Penn and Bob Killen.


Boz Scaggs “Mixed Up, Shook Up Girl”
from Memphis (429 Records 2013) N  —Boz Skagg's voice sounds amazing on this new release which just came this week. Can't go wrong covering Mink DeVille Like latter-day Nick Lowe? Then this release is for you.


The James Hunter Six “If I Only Knew”
from Minute By Minute (Concord 2013) N  —Written by James Hunter and produced by Bosco Mann. On tour but no stop in St. Louis, unfortunately.


The Mar-Keys “Plantation Inn”
from Stay In School: Don't Be a Drop Out (Stax Records unk 1967) —Music bed. 1967 instrumental composed by Isaac Hayes, Al Jackson, Jr., and Steve Cropper.


Madeleine Peyroux “Changing All Those Changes”
from The Blue Room (Decca 2012) N  —Written by Buddy Holly and found on her new release which just came out this week. Can't go wrong with the rhythm section of David Pilch (bass) and Jay Bellerose (drums).


Eric Burdon “Before You Accuse Me”
from 'Til Your River Runs Dry (ABKCO 2013) N  —Eric Burdon is in fine voice on this album. Written by Bo Diddley and featuring Mike Finnigan on piano.


Jr. Walker & The All Stars “San-Ho-Zay”
from Road Runner (Tamla 1966) —Music bed. Instrumental written by Freddie King and Sonny Thompson.


Lil' Poochie & Hezekiah Early “You Know I've Tried”
from We Juke Up in Here!: Mississippi's Juke Joint Culture at the Crossroads (Broke & Hungry Records www.brokeandhungryrecords.com 2012) —2011 recording written by McKinley Mitchell from the soundtrack for the film which is screening tonight at 7:30 PM at Holmes Lounge at Wash U. Also, there will be a panel discussion with the producers and performance by Jimmy "Duck" Holmes.


Red Prysock “Harem Girl”
from Hipshakers Vol. 3 - Just A Little Bit of the Jumpin Bean (Vampisoul 2012) —R&B instrumental from 1962 featuring Red Prysong on tenor sax.


Lou Rawls “I'm Satsisfied (The Duffy Theme)”
from Born To Be Together: The Songs of Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil (Ace 2013) N  —Written for a 1968 film 'Duffy' and found on this new compilation of various artists performing songs written by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil. This track was produced by David Axelrod.


Randy Newman “Mama Told Me Not To Come”
from 12 Songs (Reprise 1970) —Written by Randy Newman and found on his 1970 second album release. This album features Ry Cooder and Clarence White on guitar.


Ry Cooder “Get Away”
from Performance (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Warner Bros. 1970) —Music bed. Instrumental from the soundtrack for the 1968 Nicolas Roeg film.


Rodriguez “I Wonder”
from Cold Fact (Light In The Attic 2008) —The bass-line by Bob Babbitt is so freakin' great on this track. The 2013 Oscar (TM) winning documentary about Rodriguez is now available. Highly recommended.


Paul Revere & The Raiders “I'm Not Your Stepping Stone”
from Kicks! 1963-1972 (Raven 2005) —Written by Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart and released in 1966. This pre-dated the release by the Monkees by several months.


The Kinks “Juke Box Music”
from Sleepwalker (Arista 1977) —Written by Ray Davies. Mark your calendar for Sat 3/30 at Off Broadway. Don't miss Everybody’s Gonna Be Happy: A Tribute to the Kinks and a Benefit for KDHX featuring The Blind Eyes, Melody Den, Old Lights, Aviation Club & many more.


The Wailers “Shanghied”
from The Birth of Surf - Vol. 2 (Ace 2010) —Music bed. 1959 surf instrumental recorded for the Golden Crest label


Greg Brown “Why Don't You Just Go Home”
from Slant 6 Mind (Red House Records www.redhouserecords.com 1997) —A heartfelt sentiment written by Greg Brown. "You've had enough wine and it's lamplighting time / Why don't you just go home."


Richard Thompson “Saving the Good Stuff for You”
from Electric (New West 2013) N  —Written by Richard Thompson and featuring harmony vocals by Siobhan Maher-Kennedy. Sun 3/17 Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell, and Richard Thompson – Peabody Opera House


Martha Wainwright “Pretty Good Day”
from Bloody Mother - EP (ZOE Records/Rounder Records 2005) —Written by Loudon Wainwright III. Good to have a positive outlook, I always say.


Ennio Morricone “The Cat O' Nine Tails”
from Ennio Morricone: 50 Movie Theme Hits (Cooking Vinyl 2006) —Music bed.1970 film instrumental composed, arranged, and conducted by Ennio Morricone.


Shout out Louds “Blue Ice”
from Optica (Merge 2013) —New release by the band out of Stockholm, Sweden. Featuring the lead vocals of Adam Olenius.


Malcolm Middleton “A Brighter Beat” (Full Time Hobby 2007) —Written by Malcolm Middleton and straight out of Glasgow.


Sleepy Kitty “School's Out”
from Infinity City (Euclid 2011) L —Fri 3/8 SXS City (South by South City) – Sleepy Kitty, Junebug, Beth Bombara, Royal Smokestacks, Rum Drum Ramblers & Jump Starts – Off Broadway


Mogwai “Does This Always Happen?”
from Earth Division - EP (Sub Pop 2011) —Music bed. Instrumental from the band based out of Glasgow, Scotland.


Ransom Note “Bottom Dollar”
from It's You! (Tower Groove 2011) L —Sun 3/9 SXS City (South by South City) – Jack Grelle and the Johnson Family, Brotherfather, Ransom Note, Bob Reuter’s Alley Ghost, Lewis Dubbs and the Missouri Flyguys – Off Broadway


Dom La Nena “Buenos Aires”
from Ela (Six Degrees Records 2013) N  —Debut release from the Brazilian-born cellist, singer and songwriter. This is a beautiful song.


Calexico “Epic”
from Algiers (Anti- 2012) —Written by Joey Burns and John Convertino.


Calexico “Gypsy's Curse”
from The Black Light (Quarterstick 1998) —Music bed. Instrumental composed by Joey Burns.


Warren Zevon “Carmelita”
from Warren Zevon (Asylum 1976) —"I hear Mariachi static on my radio and the tubes they glow in the dark / But you're there in Ensenada and I'm here in Echo Park."


Linda Ronstadt “Hasten Down the Wind” (Rhino/Elektra 1976) —Written by Warren Zevon and sung, beautifully, by Linda Ronstadt.


Everly Brothers “Love Hurts”
from Walk Right Back: The Everly Brothers on Warner Bros. 1960-1969 (Warner Brothers 1993) —1960 song written by Boudleaux Bryant. Add this to list of great versions of this song.


Jackson Browne “Sleep's Dark and Silent Gate”
from The Pretender (Elektra Asylum 1976) —This song kills me every time.


Ry Cooder “The Long Riders”
from The Long Riders (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Rhino/Warner Bros. 1980) —Music bed. Ry Cooder instrumental composition.


Joe Stickley “Going Home in a Streetcar Named Desire”
from Wasn't It Pretty (Peola 2012) N L —Fri 3/15 Stickley & Canan w/ Kevin Buckley & Ian Walsh and Plaid to the Bone – Old Rock House


The Delgados “Ballad of Accounting”
from The Complete BBC Peel Sessions (Chemikal Underground 2006) —2004 live studio recording of an Ewan MacColl song.


The Waterboys “Girl of the North Country”
from Fisherman's Blues (Collectors Edition) (Capitol Records 2006) —Written by Bob Dylan and recorded in 1986.1986


The Waterboys “Jimmy Hickey's Waltz”
from Fisherman's Blues (Chrysalis 1988) —Music bed. 1988 instrumental.


Cotton Jones “Gone the Bells”
from Paranoid Cocoon (Suicide Squeeze Records 2009) —Wed 3/13 Cotton Jones w/Spectator at Off Broadway - Featuring the vocals of Michael Nau & Whitney McGraw


Spectator “We've Been Through This Before”
from In the Brick - EP (Spectator 2012) L —See previous entry. Written by Megan Rooney and Jeffrey Albert.


Mount Moriah “I Built a Town”
from Miracle Temple (Merge 2013) N  —Written by Heather McEntire, Jenks Miller, and Casey Toll. One of my favorite 2013 releases, so far.


Son Volt “Bakersfield”
from Honky Tonk (Rounder www.rounder.com 2013) N  —Highly recommended new release which just came out this week. Appearing in June (Sat 6/1) at the Pageant.


Josh Ritter “Hopeful”
from The Beast in Its Tracks (self 2013) N  —From his new release which just came out this week. Never let it be said that Josh Ritter is not prolific. This album happens to stem from a recent divorce, however.


The Poorhouse Says “& When” Single (self-released 2011) —The Poorhouse Says, Dead Leaves and the Trophy Mules will be appearing at the Firebird next Thursday (3/14).


Caitlin Rose “I Was Cruel”
from The Stand-In (ATO www.atorecords.com 2013) N  —Second album from the singer-songwriter based out of Nashville.


Bill Fay “This World”
from Life Is People (Dead Oceans 2012) —This 2012 album was his first release since 1981. Highly recommended.


Jon Rauhouse's Steel Guitar Air Show “The Glow Worm”
from Jon Rauhouse's Steel Guitar Air Show (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2002) —Instrumental to close out the show in grand style.

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