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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Mar 28th 2013

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Mar 28th 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


Margo White “If Only You Were Here”
from South Texas Rhythm 'n' Soul Revue (Kent 2013) N  —Margo White was out of Lake Charles, LA and she wrote and recorded this song in 1965 for the Tear Drop label. Found on this new compilation of mid-60s R&B and soul issued on Huey Meaux's group of Texas labels.


Otis Clay “She's About A Mover”
from Sweet Soul Music: Voices From The Shadows (Sire Records 1992) —Written by Doug Sahm and recorded for the Cotillion label in 1968. Produced by Rick Hall.


Bobby Patterson “Soul Is Our Music”
from Soul Is My Music - The Best of Bobby Patterson (Sundazed Music 2003) —1967 Arthur Conley-influenced b-side written by Bobby Patterson. This 2-disc compilation features all of his Jetstar recordings from 1965-1970 including nine previously unissued tracks.


Mickey and the Soul Generation “Up The Stairs and Around The Bend”
from Iron Leg (Cali-Tex 2002) —Music bed. 1969 funk and soul instrumental out of San Antonio.


Dyke & The Blazers “We Got More Soul” (BGP url 2010) —Written by Arlester "Dyke" Christian and recorded in 1969 for the Original Sound label. Soul and funk at its very best.


Joe Tex “You're Right, Ray Charles”
from You're Right, Joe Tex (Kent 1995) —Written by Joe Tex and recorded in 1970 for the Dial label at American Sound Studios in Memphis.


Claudia Lennear “Everything I Do Gonna Be Funky”
from What It Is! Funky Soul and Rare Grooves (1967-1977) (Rhino 2006) —Written by and featuring Allen Toussaint on piano. Claudia Lennear was a one-time Ikette and session singer. This was off her 1973 solo release, 'Phew!, that came out on Warner Bros.


The Memphis Horns “Soul Bowl”
from What It Is! Funky Soul and Rare Grooves (1967-1977) (Rhino 2006) —Music bed. 1970 instrumental written by Wayne Jackson and Andrew love.


Gladys Knight & The Pips “I Wish It Would Rain”
from The Best of Gladys Knight & the Pips (Motown 1995) —Great 1968 interpretation of the the Temptations hit written by Norman Whitfield, Barrett Strong, and Roger Penzabene.


Shorty Long “People Sure Act Funny”
from Here Comes Shorty Long: The Complete Motown Stereo Masters (Kent 2012) —I really can't recommend this single disc compilation enough. This 1968 Motown track was written by James Mcdougal and Titus Turner.


Shorty Long “Night Fo' Last (Instrumental)”
from Here Comes Shorty Long: The Complete Motown Stereo Masters (Kent 2012) —Music bed. 1968 instrumental written by Frederick "Shorty" Long and Clarence Paul.


The Young Rascals “It's Love”
from Groovin' (Atlantic unk 1967) —1967 song written by Felix Cavaliere and Eddie Brigant. Featuring the lead vocals of Felix Cavaliere and flute by Hubert Laws.


The James Hunter Six “One Way Love”
from Minute By Minute (Concord 2013) N  —Written by James Hunter and produced by Bosco Mann. Highly recommended. the James Hunter Six are doing shows opening for Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings. Why don't they bring that show to St. Louis?


The Relatives “Your Love Is Real”
from The Electric Word (Yep Roc Records 2013) N  —Really terrific harmony vocals on this gospel soul song. This band was formed in Dallas in 1970 and this is a new release by them. Well-worth seeking out and don't ever miss the chance to see them live.


The Sugarman 3 “Brother T.”
from What the World Needs Now (Daptone 2012) —Music bed. Instrumental written by Bosco Mann.


Monophonics “Bang Bang”
from In Your Brain (Ubiquity Records, Inc. 2012) —Written by Sonny Bono. Fri 4/5 Monophonics w/ Big Brother Thunder & The Master Blasters – Old Rock House


The English Beat “Twist & Crawl”
from I Just Can't Stop It (sire 1980) —Written by Andy Cox, Dave Steele, Dave Wakeling, Everett Morton, and Ranking Roger. Man, what a great single and a band who delivered the goods live, too.


Yo La Tengo “Well You Better”
from Fade (Matador 2013) N  —You have to love any band who has a drawing on their album by Roscoe Finkel, 3rd Place Winner in the Sept, 2012 Draw Yo La Tengo contest.


Camera Obscura “Shine Like a New Pin”
from Biggest Bluest Hi-Fi (Merge) —Featuring the lead vocals and lyrics of Traceyanne Campbell.


The Surfaris “Chicago Green”
from Let's Go Trippin' (Ace 1996) —Music bed. 1966 surf instrumental.


Los Amigos Invisibles “La Que Me Gusta”
from Repeat After Me (Gozadera Records/Nacional Records 2013) N  —From the Venezuelan band's new release which just came out this week.


Ennio Morricone “Muchio Selvaggio”
from Action! 15 Cult Movie Classics (Mojo 2013) N  —1973 instrumental written, composed, and arranged by Ennio Morricone.


Fabienne Delsol “I Feel So Blue”
from On My Mind (Damaged Goods 2010) —Fabienne Delsol was the lead singer and bassist for the Bristols before she began her solo career. This is her third solo release.


Daniele Luppi “An Italian Story” (Rhino 2004) —Music bed. Instrumental written and arranged by Daniele Luppi and featuring some of Italy's foremost film soundtrack session players.


The Waterboys “Sweet Dancer”
from An Appointment With Mr. Yeats (Proper American 2011) N  —Lyrics were taken from Irish poet William Butler Yeats and music is by the Waterboys. Just released in the U.S. this week. The fiddle of Steve Wickham is masterful.


Richard Thompson “Auldie Riggs”
from Electric (New West 2013) N  —I've heard this on Sound Salvation a couple of times and really like it. It's high time I play it on M2M. Written by Richard Thompson. Much mayhem ensues on this one.


Patti Smith w/ Johnny Depp “The Mermaid”
from Son of Rogues Gallery: Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs & Chanteys Comp (Anti- 2013) N  —From this new 2-disc collection of various artists singing pirate ballads, sea songs & chanteys. Produced by Hal Willner so you know it will be interesting.


Moris Tepper “Interlude”
from Big Enough to Disappear (Candlebone Records 1996) —Music bed. Instrumental composed by Moris Tepper and Jay Mueller.


Moris Tepper “Can't Stop Cryin'”
from Big Enough to Disappear (Candlebone Records 1996) —In addition to a solo career as both a musician and painter, he has played guitar with Tom Waits and Captain Beefheart and been in PJ Harvey's touring band.


Bob Dylan and The Band “Million Dollar Bash”
from The Basement Tapes CD Album (Columbia 1975) —Tues 4/23 Bob Dylan w/Dawes – Peabody Opera House


Tom Waits “Just Another Sucker On the Vine”
from Swordfishtrombones (Island 1983) —Music bed. Instrumental written by Tom Waits.


Billy Bragg “Tomorrow's Going To Be A Better Day”
from Tooth & Nail (Cooking Vinyl 2013) N  —Written by Billy Bragg and produced by Joe Henry. Ending the album on an optimistic note.


Trashcan Sinatras “Should I Pray? (feat. Carly Simon)”
from In the Music (Lo-Five UK 2009) —Beautiful song written by Eddi Reader and the Trashcan Sinatras and featuring Carly Simon on harmony vocals.


The Delgados “Everybody Come Down”
from Universal Audio (Chemikal Underground 2004) —Written by the Delagados and featuring the sublime Emma Pollock on lead vocals.


Death In Vegas “Girls”
from Lost in Translation ST (Emperor Norton 2003) L —Music bed.


Dido “No Freedom”
from Girl who Got Away (RCA 2013) N  —Written by Dido Armstrong and Rick Nowels and found on her new release which just came out this week.


Bettie Serveert “Sad Dog”
from Oh, Mayhem! (Palomine 2013) N  —Featuring the lead vocals of Carol van Dijk and lead guitar by Peter Visser. Lots of good tracks on this. I hope they tour behind it.


Dean and Britta “Herringbone Tweed”
from 13 Most Beautiful ... Songs for Andy Warhol's Screen Tests (Double Feature 2010) —F 6 iT Music bed.


Amy LaVere “Damn Love Song”
from Stranger Me (Archer Records wwwarcher-records.com 2011) —Thu 4/4 Amy Lavere w/Sleepy Kitty – Off Broadway


Joe Henry “Our Song”
from Civilians (Anti/Epitaph 2007) —"We push in line at the picture show for cool air and a chance to see / A vision of ourselves portrayed as younger and braver and humble and free."


Richmond Fontaine “Casino Lights”
from The Fitzgerald (El Cortez www.thedelines.com 2005) —"Casino lights they only bring darkness to the light."


Harry Nilsson “The Lottery Song”
from Son of Schmilsson (RCA 1972) —Written by Harry Nilsson with a backing band made up of Nicky Hopkins, Chris Spedding, Peter Frampton, John Uribe, Milt Holland, and Ray Cooper.


Joe Henry “Prelude: Light No Lamp”
from Blood from Stars (Anti 2009) —Music bed. Instrumental composed by Joe Henry.


Mount Moriah “White Sands”
from Miracle Temple (Merge 2013) N  —Written by Heather McEntire, Jenks Miller, and Casey Toll. Highly recommended.


Caitlin Rose “Silver Sings”
from The Stand-In (ATO www.atorecords.com 2013) N  —Written by Caitlin Rose and Gary Louris.


Dawn McCarthy & Bonnie 'Prince' Billy “Somebody Help Me”
from What The Brothers Sang (Drag City / Palace Records 2013) —Written by Jackie Edwards and found on this new release made up of versions of songs previously recorded by the Everly Brothers.


Southern Culture on The Skids “Wolverton Mountain”
from Countrypolitan Favorites (Yep Roc 2007) —Cover version of a Doug Sahm song written by Claude King and Merle Kilgore.


Paul Burch & The WPA Ballclub “13 Nights”
from Pan American Flash (Pan American Sound 1998) —Written by Paul Burch


Son Volt “Tears of Change”
from Honky Tonk (Rounder www.rounder.com 2013) —Sat 6/1 Son Volt – Pageant


The Kinks “Alchohol”
from Muswell Hillbillies (RCA 1971) —Sat 3/30 Ever’body’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


Bill Lloyd & Tommy Womack “Picture Book”
from This Is Where I Belong - The Songs of Ray Davies & The Kinks (Rykodisc 2002) —Kinks cover written by Ray Davies.


The Kinks “Life Goes On”
from Sleepwalker (Arista 1977) —Written by Ray Davies and a really fine song that often gets overlooked.


The Cliffters “Django”
from An Outbreak of Twangin' (Psychic Circle 2009) —F 1


Chip Taylor “Words (Between the Lines of Age)”
from Harvest Revisited (Mojo 2011) —F 10

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