Memphis to Manchester (Music)
Thu Jun 20th 2013 7.00am–10.00am
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Peggy Lee “Summer Vacation” from Classics and Collectibles (Universal 2003) —(J) Recorded in 1953.Buy it!
Frank Sinatra “Summer Wind” from Sinatra Reprise: The Very Good Years (Reprise 1991) —(J) Recorded in 1966 and arranged by Nelson Riddle.Buy it!
Nina Simone “Feeling Good” from To Be Free: The Nina Simone Story (RCA 2008) —(J) Recorded in 1965.Buy it!
Mongo Santamaria “Watermelon Man” from Mod Jazz (Kent 1996) —(J) Music bed. 1963 version of the Herbie Hancock song.Buy it!
Billy Stewart “Summertime” from One More Time: The Chess Years (Geffen* 1989) —(R)Buy it!
Love “Bummer In The Summer” from Forever Changes (Elektra 1967) —(R)Buy it!
Sly & The Family Stone “Hot Fun In The Summertime” from Best of Sly & The Family Stone (Epic 1992) —(R)Buy it!
East Coast Connection “Summer in the Park, Pt. 1” from Eccentric Soul: A Red Green Black Production (The Numero Group 2012) —(J) 1974 soul out of Capitol Hts, MD.Buy it!
The Isley Brothers “Summer Breeze” from 3 + 3 (Epic 1972) —(J) Terrific soul version of the Seals & Crofts song.Buy it!
Willie Mitchell “Sunny” from Ooh Baby, You Turn Me On (Hi Records / Fat Possum Records 1967) —(J) Music bed. Instrumental version of the Bobby Hebb song.Buy it!
The Liverpool Five “Let The Sunshine In” from The Best of The Liverpool Five (Sundazed 2008) —(R)Buy it!
Shelley Fabres “Lost Summer Love” from Boys Can Be Mean (Charly 2012) —(R)Buy it!
Pin Ups “Lookin' For Boys” from Smash Boom Bang! The Songs and Productions of Feldman-Goldstein-Gottehrer (Ace 2012) —(R) Thanks to Spencer Marquart for this oneBuy it!
Wendy Rene “Bar-B-Q” from After the Laughter Comes Tears: Complete Stax & Volt Singles + Rarities 1964-1965 (Light In The Attic 2012) —(J) 1964 Stax recording and perennial M2M summer favorite.Buy it!
The Dramatics “Hot Pants In the Summertime” from Whatcha See Is Whatcha Get (VOLT 1972) —(J)Buy it!
The Supremes “Automatically Sunshine” from The Complete Motown Singles: Vol. 12A - 1972 (Motown / Hip-O Select 2013) N —(J) Recorded in 1972 and written by Smokey Robinson.Buy it!
The String-A-Longs “Groovin'” from Exotic Guitars From the Clovis Vaults (Ace Records 2010) —(J) Music bed. 1968 instrumental version of the Young Rascals hit.Buy it!
The Andersons “Goody Good Ice Cream Man” from Right To Chews: Bubblegum Classics Revisited (Not Lame 2002) —(R)Buy it!
Locksley “Into The Sun” from Don't Make Me Wait (Feature Records 2006) —(R)Buy it!
Fountains of Wayne “Is Must Be Summer” from Utopia Parkway (Atlantic 1999) —(R)Buy it!
Camera Obscura “Honey In the Sun” from My Maudlin Career MP3/FILE ALBUM (4AD 2009) —(J) Written and sung by Traceyanne Campbell.Buy it!
Chuck Prophet “Summertime Thing” from No Other Love (New West www.newwestrecords.com 2002) —(J) In my estimation, the finest summer song of the last 20 years. - Sat 8/17 Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express – Off Broadway.Buy it!
Booker T. And The MGs “Summertime” from And Now! (Stax Records url 1966) —(J) Music bed. Instrumental version of the George Gershwin song.Buy it!
The Flashing Lights “Summertime Climb” from Where the Change Is (FLC 1999) —(R)Buy it!
One Direction “SUMMER LOVE” from Take Me Home (Columbia 2012) —(R) Send this one out to Olivia, Cat, Toby and Steve!Buy it!
Mike Viola “Soundtrack of My Summer” from Electro de Perfecto (Horn Blow 2011) —(R)Buy it!
Beat Rodeo “In The Summertime” from Home In the Heart of the Beat (IRS 1986) —(J) Summer pop song out of Minneapolis.Buy it!
The Astronauts “Hot Doggin'” from The Birth of Surf - Vol. 2 (Ace 2010) —(J) Surf instrumental from 1963.Buy it!
The Ramones “Rockaway Beach” from Rocket to Russia (Sire Records 1977) —(J)Buy it!
The Chantays “Pipeline” from The Birth of Surf - Vol. 1 (Ace 2007) —(J)Buy it!
Jonathan Richman “That Summer Feeling” from Jonathan Sings (sire 1983) —(R)Buy it!
The Raveonettes “Noisy Summer” from Chain Gang of Love (Columbia 2003) —(R)Buy it!
Beck “Girl” from Guero (geffen records 2005) —(R)Buy it!
Ana Egge “I Could Spend the Day” from Lazy Days (Grace/Parkinsong 2007) —(J) Zombies cover.Buy it!
The Kinks “Sitting In The Midday Sun” from Preservation: Act 1 (UMC (Universal Music Catalogue)JAD 2010) —(J) 1973 song written by Ray Davies.Buy it!
The Lovin' Spoonful “Daydream” (Kama Sutra 1966) —(J) Written by John Sebastian.Buy it!
Santo & Johnny “Summertime” from Sleepwalk - the Best Of (Burning Fire 2009) —(J) Music bed.Buy it!
Younger Than Yesterday “Cool Summer Breeze” from Younger Than Yesterday (self 2013) N L —(R)Buy it!
Maura O'Connell “Summerfly” from Helpless Heart (Warner Bros. 1989) —(R)Buy it!
Brothers Lazaroff “35 Summers” from Science Won (self-released 2012) L —(R)Buy it!
Jon Dee Graham “At the Dance” from SummerLand (New West www.newwestrecords.com 1999) —Appearing at the Gramophone in July (Wed 7/3).Buy it!
Beth Bombara “Mountain Sun” from Raise Your Flag - EP (self-released 2013) N L —(J) From her new 6-song EP.Buy it!
Pokey LaFarge “City Summer Blues” from Pokey LaFarge (Third Man Records www.thirdmanrecords.com 2013) N L —(J)Buy it!
Chet Atkins “Sunrise Serenade” from Eclectic Guitar (Cherry Red Records 2007) —(J) Music bed.Buy it!
Bruce Springsteen “Girls In Their Summer Clothes” from Magic (Columbia 2007) —(R) For Jim, Bunky, Pete and all my other Boss fan friends!Buy it!
Brian Wilson “Keep An Eye On Summer” from Imagination (Giant 1998) R —(R) Someone wanted to hear some Brian Wilson on his birthday. We played some Beach Boys earlier, at least one Brian Wilson produces song and around 6 songs that were Beach Boys inspired. In other words, Happy Birthday to a true musical genius! It wouldn'tBuy it!
Eddie Cochran “Summertime Blues” from Best of Eddie Cochran (Klub Music Publishing 2012) —(R) I think I've played a different version of this one every summer show now, but the first for the original.Buy it!
Velvet Crush “Weird Summer” from Teenage Symphonies to God (Epic 1994) —(J)Buy it!
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