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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri May 10th 2013

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri May 10th 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

7:02am

The Move “Wild Tiger Woman” from Omnibus: The 60s Singles As and Bs (Edsel 1999) —Equipment issues had me start off the show sounding like a maniac. But the music sounded good once I figured it out.Buy it!

7:05am

The Kinks “Sitting On My Sofa” from Kinkdom (Reprise 1965) —You can write a song about almost anything - if you're Ray Davies.Buy it!

7:08am

Paul Weller “When Your Garden's Overgrown” from Sonik Kicks (Island 2012) —A pretty decent little song from Mr. Weller's pretty decent little album last year.Buy it!

7:11am

The Youngbloods “Sunlight” from Elephant Mountain (Edsel 1969) —I swear, it's as though I've never done this before. Anyway, this is a sweet number from Jesse Colin Young.Buy it!

7:15am

Green On Red “Gravity Talks” from King of the New York Streets (Slash 1983) —I remember this came out on the same day as the first Los Lobos EP, and I listened to both of them over and over and over and over.Buy it!

7:19am

Bob Dylan “Like a Rolling Stone” from The Bootleg Series, Vol 4, Live 1966 (Columbia 1998) —Oh, the kids were freaked out by Dylan when he rocked.Buy it!

7:27am

Tom Jones “When the Deal Goes Down” from Spirit In the Room (Rounder 2013N  —Great singer covers great song - this was on Dylan's Modern Times album.Buy it!

7:33am

Richard Thompson “The Tic-Tac Man” from Electric (New West 2013N  —You have to get the deluxe version, because the bonus cuts are really, really good. Like this one.Buy it!

7:37am

Richard Thompson “Banish Misfortune” from Strict Tempo! (Hannibal 1981) —Richard just playing an old trad instrumental on solo guitar - what more do you need?Buy it!

7:40am

Richard Thompson “Old Thames Side” from Live at the BBC (Universal 2005) —Well, he could sing an original that sounds like an old trad folk song.Buy it!

7:45am

Steve Martin and Edie Brickell “When You Get to Asheville” from Love Has Come For You (Rounder 2013N  —When you get to Asheville, send me an e-mail. That's the coolest opening line for a modern folk song!Buy it!

7:48am

John Fahey “Hawaiian Two-Step” from Return of the Repressed: The John Fahey Anthology (Rhino 1994) —A gorgeous example of the great guitarist!Buy it!

7:51am

Fred Friction “Old Tin Bucket” from Murder Balladeer (self-released 2013N L —Yesterday, Fred Friction shocked St. Louis by announcing that he was leaving his long-running KDHX show Fishing With Dynamite.Buy it!

7:54am

The Carper Family “Would You Like to Get Some Goats” from Back When (self 2012) —How can you resist that song title?Buy it!

8:02am

Skip James “Crow Jane” from Blues From the Delta (Vanguard 1998) —Nobody else rocked that falsetto the way Skip James did.Buy it!

8:05am

Memphis Minnie “I'm a Bad Luck Woman” from Hoodoo Lady 1933-37 (Columbia / Legacy 1991) —Every man I get if he don't get sick he will die.Buy it!

8:08am

Clifton Chenier “The Things I Did For You” from Bayou Blues (Specialty 1970) —Zydeco in 1955 was often a freakier version of blues. I love it, of course!Buy it!

8:12am

The Chi-Lites “Trouble's A Comin'” from I Like Your Lovin' (Do You Like Mine?) (Diablo 1970) —The Chi-Lites deserve more credit for making great albums with songs that could have been hit singles but there were too many good ones to have them all be big.Buy it!

8:16am

Curtis Mayfield “We Got to Have Peace” from People Get Ready: The Curtis Mayfield Story (Rhino 1996) —I once got to shake this man's hand. That was an honor.Buy it!

8:20am

Alice Smith “Loyalty” from She (Rainwater 2013N  —Holy cow! This is a singer!Buy it!

8:24am

Judith Hill “Feeling Good” from single (iTunes 2013N  —It's not easy to take on a song as iconic as this Nina Simone classic, but Judith Hill - well, this is a singer way beyond any other on any TV competition show. She damn well better win The Voice!Buy it!

8:27am

Ollie & The Nightingales “I Got a Sure Thing” from Stax 50 - 50th Anniversary Celebration (stax 2007) —Not one of the best known from Stax, but a gem nonetheless.Buy it!

8:31am

Patty Griffin “Faithful Son” from American Kid SINGLE (New West 2013N  —My review of this terrific record: http://blurtonline.com/review/patty-griffin-american-kid/Buy it!

8:36am

Alejandro Escovedo “Nickel & Spoon” from With These Hands (Ryko 1996) —A beautiful song sung with Willie Nelson!Buy it!

8:42am

Deadstring Brothers “Lucille's Honky Tonk” from Cannery Row (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2013N  —You can catch these guys May 25, two weeks from tomorrow at Off Broadway.Buy it!

8:47am

Maria Muldaur “Please Send Me Someone to Love” from Steady Love (stony plain 2011) —A masterful take on the masterful Percy Mayfield classic.Buy it!

8:53am

Marshall Chapman “Blues Stay Away From Me” from Blaze of Glory (TallGirl 2013N  —I love her original songs, but this Delmore Brothers cover is so insistently seductive.Buy it!

9:00am

Willie Nile “Sunrise In New York City” from American Ride (River House www.willienile.com 2013N  —The man just knows how to write hooks. And give his songs substance, too.Buy it!

9:03am

Willie Nile “Hide Your Love” from The Arista Columbia Recordings 1980-1991 (Acadia 2006) —For more exhibits of Nile's prowess, get this indispensable 2 disc set collecting all his classics from the olden days.Buy it!

9:06am

Denny Brown “Rolled Out Past Midnight” from The San Francisco / Austin / Hollywood Sessions (Unknown 2013N  —I don't know much about him, but he has David Grissom on guitar and Booker T. on keyboards, and this is one heck of a song.Buy it!

9:11am

Dion “New York City Song” from King of the New York Streets (THE RIGHT STUFF 2000) —This was originally on one of the quietest Phil Spector productions ever.Buy it!

9:16am

Joe Stickley “Wasn't It Pretty” (Peola 2012N L —St. Louis schoolteacher by day, excellent singer/songwriter by night.Buy it!

9:20am

Patty Larkin “Waterside” from Watch the Sky (Vanguard 2008) —A simple and beautiful little song.Buy it!

9:22am

Caitlin Rose “Only a Clown” from The Stand-In (ATO www.atorecords.com 2013N  —I still haven't fully absorbed this record, but I know it brings a smile to my face and a spring to my step whenever I hear it.Buy it!

9:26am

Free Energy “True Love” from Love Sign (Free Energy 2013N  —Even when they don't rock, I'm thrilled by the hooks and the groove.Buy it!

9:30am

Big Star “September Gurls” from Keep an Eye On the Sky CD ALBUM (Rhino 2009) —On the short list of songs nearest and dearest to my heart.Buy it!

9:34am

Aaron Neville “Gypsy Woman” from My True Story (Blue Note url 2013N  —Beautiful rendition of a Curtis Mayfield masterpiece.Buy it!

9:37am

James Carr “What Can I Call My Own?” from The Essential James Carr (Razor and Tie 1995) —Well, that organ and that voice just set my skin to tinglin'.Buy it!

9:40am

PRINCE ALLA “Only Love Can Conquer” from Only Love Can Conquer (1976-1979) (Blood and Fire 1996) —Deep roots.Buy it!

9:43am

Budos Band “Unbroken, Unshaven” from The Budos Band III (Daptone 2010) —Nice funky, deeply soulful instrumental.Buy it!

9:48am

Nick Drake “Day Is Done” from Five Leaves Left (Hannibal 1969) —I love the string arrangements on this one.Buy it!

9:50am

Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison “Cheater's Game” (Thirty Tigers 2013N  —I do wish I'd had the energy to catch these guys a couple weeks back when they were in town. The record is darned good.Buy it!

9:54am

Radney Foster “I Won't Lie to You” from This World We Live In (Dualtone 2006) —One of dozens of excellent songs Foster has cranked out while almost nobody pays any attention.Buy it!

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