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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Mar 15th 2013

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Mar 15th 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

7:01am

Miles Davis “In a Silent Way / It's About That Time”
from In A Silent Way (Columbia 1969) —How do I love this record? Let me count the ways. John McGlaughlin's exquisite guitar. Those churning electric pianos. Miles' plaintive trumpet. The way the whole soundscape shimmers like the sun reflecting on a lake. Beautiful. Perfect.

7:22am

The Dramatics “Whatcha See is Whatcha Get”
from Stax 50 - 50th Anniversary Celebration (stax 2007) —Some people are made of plastic / Some people are made of wood / Some people have hearts of stone / Some people are up to no good.

7:25am

Junior Murvin “Lucifer”
from Police and Thieves (Island 1977) —A masterful Lee Perry production, and that gorgeous falsetto of Junior Murvin.

7:29am

The Ikettes “You Can't Have Your Cake and Eat It Too”
from Can't Sit Down... 'Cos It Feels So Good! - The Complete Modern Recordings (Kent 2007) —Great vocals, driving piano! I'll take that any day.

7:33am

The Slide Brothers “Motherless Children”
from Robert Randolph Presents: The Slide Brothers (Concord 2013) N  —These guys go wild on this traditional spiritual.

7:38am

Son Volt “Shine On”
from Honky Tonk (Rounder www.rounder.com 2013) N L —Granted, there are fiddles and slide guitar on this record, but essentially, this sounds like Son Volt.

7:41am

Deadstring Brothers “Like a California Wildfire”
from Cannery Row (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2013) N  —Their Rolling Stones fixations are fading into the sunset, as this record is more mournful country than they've done previously.

7:47am

Steve Forbert “What Kinda Guy?”
from Alive On Arrival (Blue Corn 1978) —Forbert's first two albums are being reissued after a long absence from store shelves. This is great news, especially with lots of bonus cuts added. This is one of his classics, though.

7:49am

Marshall Chapman “Beyond My Wildest Dreams”
from It's About Time (Margaritaville 1995) —A typically wonderful cut from the very talented Ms. Chapman.

7:53am

Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison “Long Way Home”
from Cheater's Game (Premium/Thirty Tigers 2013) N  —A beautiful duet between husband and wife.

8:02am

Willie Nile “Heaven Help the Lonely”
from Places I Have Never Been (Columbia 1991) —One of my all-time fave songs from one of the best songwriters of the last 35 years.

8:07am

Marianne Faithfull w/ Kate & Anna McGarrigle “Flandyke Shore”
from Son of Rogues Gallery: Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs & Chanteys Comp (Anti- 2013) N  —The last recording by Kate McGarrigle?

8:10am

Richard Thompson “Good Things Happen to Bad People”
from Electric (New West 2013) N  —This Sunday night, opening for Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, at the Peabody Opera House. Definitely the show of the year so far.

8:17am

The Mavericks “Lies”
from In Time (The Valory Music Company 2013) N  —Just a force of nature, that's what these guys are. Great song!

8:21am

Madeleine Peyroux “Bye Bye Love”
from The Blue Room (Decca 2012) N  —Cool, in multiple senses of the word, cover of the Everlys.

8:24am

Rufus “Magic In Your Eyes”
from Ask Rufus (MCA 1977) —Chaka Khan was at her best in this band.

8:30am

Cerrone “Love in C Minor”
from Disco Classics (Varese 2003) —This song makes me happy!

8:34am

Peaches & Herb “Shake Your Groove Thing”
from Billboard Top Dance Hits 1978 (Rhino 1992) —I don't think I ever played this classic back in the More Cowbell days.

8:37am

Ray Charles “You Are My Sunshine”
from Modern Sounds in Country & Western Music (Rhino 1962) —Betcha didn't see this one coming after those last two, did ya?

8:40am

Jesse Dee “Stay Strong”
from On My Mind/In My Heart (Alligator Records 2013) N  —This kid is doing some pretty darn cool things in the retro-soul field.

8:44am

William Onyeabor “Better Change Your Mind”
from Nigeria 70 (Strut 2001) —Very cool stuff from Lagos back in the early 70s.

8:53am

Alcione “Duas Faces”
from The Rough Guide to Samba (World Music Network 2013) N  —The Rough Guides have been pretty great the last year or two (as they've started over, releasing entirely new guides to genres and places they've done before). This is a great Brazilian song.

8:58am

Magic Slim & the Teardrops “Treat Me the Way You Do”
from Raising the Bar (blind pig 2010) —It was a major loss when this great bluesman passed away recently.

9:07am

Lurrie Bell “Don't Let the Devil Ride”
from The Devil Ain't Got No Music (Aria B.G. 2012) —One of the more powerful records I heard last year - Bell sings the Gospel with fury.

9:11am

Joe Lovano Us Five “In a Spin”
from Cross Culture (Blue Note 2013) N  —Lovano just might be playing the best music of his long career with his latest band.

9:17am

Free Energy “Girls Want Rock”
from Love Sign (Free Energy 2013) N  —Giddy! Just giddy!

9:21am

Slade “We're Really Gonna Raise the Roof”
from Stomp Your Hands, Clap Your Feet (Warner Brothers 1974) —They ain't kidding with that song title.

9:24am

The Rubinoos “Drivin' Music”
from Anthology (Essential 2000) —I remember seeing these guys open for Elvis Costello back in 1979.

9:28am

Michael Fracasso “All Or Nothing”
from A Pocketful of Rain (Lone Star Records 2004) —Hey, if you can get Patty Griffin to sing harmony with you, you're doing alright.

9:33am

Michael Nesmith “The Candidate”
from And the Hits Just Keep on Comin' (1027 1972) —One of Nesmith's sobering tales.

9:35am

John Hartford “Lorena”
from Gum Tree Canoe (Rounder Records www.rounderrecords.com 1987) —This guy was so freakin' good. What a beautiful song.

9:41am

Nataly Dawn “Please Don't Scream”
from How I Knew Her (Nonesuch 2013) N  —She was in a duo called Pomplamoose, but I never heard that, and it's supposed to be different from this. This is catchy as all get out.

9:44am

Chris Stamey “You n Me n XTC”
from Lovesick Blues (Bonus Track Version) (Yep Roc Records www.yeproc.com 2013) N  —Just about my fave song this year so far.

9:49am

The Byrds “If You're Gone”
from Turn! Turn! Turn! (Columbia 1965) —Gene Clark! 'Nuff said.

9:52am

Lloyd Price “Never Let Me Go”
from Greatest Hits: The Original ABC-Paramount Recordings (MCA 1994) —He had two or three huge hits, but there were so many other gems in his catalogue.

9:54am

Luke Winslow-King “You Don't know Better Than Me”
from The Coming Tide (feat. Esther Rose) (Luke Winslow-King 2012) N  —Another new artist in the Bloodshot stable.


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