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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Jul 11th 2013

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Jul 11th 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


Booker T. And The MGs “Day Tripper”
from McLemore Avenue (expanded) (Concord 2011) —Music bed. Mid-60s instrumental version of The Beatles song recorded for Stax.


The James Hunter Six “It Won't Be Long”
from We're With The Beatles (Mojo 2013) N  —This Lennon-McCartney composition is from a new CD compilation of various artists performing songs from the Beatles' second album, 'With the Beatles.' This CD accompanies the latest issue of Mojo Magazine (August 2013 edition).


Kim Weston “Eleanor Rigby”
from Soul Gospel (Soul Jazz 2005) —Gospel meets soul meets James Bond on this 1970 version of the Beatles' song recorded for People Records.


Wilson Pickett “Hey Jude”
from Funky Midnight Mover: The Atlantic Studio Recordings (1962-1978) (Rhino 2009) —Duane Allman plays lead guitar on this 1969 Atlantic single and was the person responsible for convincing Wilson Pickett to record the Beatles classic. The results speak for themselves. Recorded at Fame Studios in Muscle Shoals.


Budos Band “Reppirt Yad”
from III CD Album (Daptone 2010) —Music bed. Reworked instrumental version of the Beatles song.


Esther Marrow “Chains of Love”
from Newport News, Virginia (BGP url 2013) —Reissue (and available on CD for the first time) of her 1969 release made for the Flying Dutchman label. Pretty great cover version of the J.J. Barnes song.


Myron & E “Cold Game”
from Broadway (Stones Throw Records 2013) N  —New soul release featuring lead vocals by Myron Glasper and DJ/producer Eric "E da Boss" Cooke from the U.S. with backing by the Soul Investigators - a soul and funk band out of Helsinki, Finland.


Marlena Shaw “California Soul”
from The Spice of Life (CADET 1969) —Written by Ashford & Simpson with a terrific arrangement by Richard Evans and Charles Stepney.


Brother Jack McDuff “Get It Up”
from Gin and Orange (Cadet Records unk 1969) —Music bed. Reissue of his 1969 Cadet release. Written and produced by Richard Evans.


Hank Ballard “Sunday Morning Coming Down”
from Sweet Dreams: Where Country Meets Soul - Vol. 2 (Kent 2013) N  —Written by Kris Kristofferson and recorded for the Silver Fox label in 1970. The original version was recorded by Ray Stevens (!) in 1969. A year later, Johnny Cash recorded it and it went to #1 on the Country charts.


Arthur Alexander “Rainbow Road”
from Rainbow Road: The Warner Bros Recordings (Warner Bros. 1994) —Written by Donnie Fritts and Dan Penn and recorded in 1972.


Laura Lee “Uptight Good Man”
from A Road Leading Home: Songs by Dan Penn and Others (Ace 2013) N  —1967 recording written by Dan Penn and Jimmy Johnson. Produced by Rick Hall and recorded at Muscle Shoals.


Willie Mitchell “Prayer Meetin'”
from Soul Serenade: the Best of Willie Mitchell (Hi Records / The Right Stuff 1999) —Music bed. Cover version of the Jimmy Smith instrumental.


Shelby Lynne “Leavin'”
from I Am Shelby Lynne (Island Def Jam 2000) —Written by Shelby Lynne and found on one of my favorite albums of 2000.


Chuck Prophet “Solid Gold”
from The Age of Miracles (New West 2004) —Written and produced by Chuck Prophet. - Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express will be at Off Broadway in August (Sat 8/17) with The Jans Project opening. Not to be missed, I tell you.


Stephanie Finch And The Company Men “Sensitive Boys”
from Cry Tomorrow ((((belle sound))) 2009) —Written by Chuck Prophet (who also produced this album) and Alejandro Escovedo. See previous entry. Stephanie is is part of the Mission Express.


Alejandro Escovedo “Down In the Bowery”
from Street Songs of Love CD Album (Fantasy 2009) —Written by Chuck Prophet and Alejando Escovedo with additional vocals by Ian Hunter.


Alejandro Escovedo “Fort Worth Blue”
from Street Songs of Love CD Album (Fantasy 2009) —Music bed. Instrumental written by Alejandro Escovedo and David Pulkingham.


Neko Case “Man (Clean Edit)”
from The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You (Anti- 2013) N  —From her forthcoming Anti- release coming out on September 3. You can download the song at http://kdhx.org/music/news/song-of-the-day-man-by-neko-case.


Robert Pollard “I Killed a Man Who Looks Like You”
from Honey Locust Honky Tonk (Guided By Voices Inc. 2013) N  —From his 19th solo outing which just came out this week. Never let it be said the man is not prolific.


Bob Reuter's Alley Ghost “She Brought Me To The Wire”
from Dana Dew/She Brought Me To The Wire 45 (Big Muddy Records 2013) N L —Brand new 45 from one of this city's most storied songwriters.


Dean & Britta “Incandescent Innocent”
from 13 Most Beautiful: Songs For Andy Warhol's Screen Tests (Double Feature Records 2010) —Music bed.


Peter Blegvad “Gold”
from King Strut & Other Stories (What Disc 2002) —"Pretty, of course and warm to the touch / But no longer alluring when you’ve handled so much / The lowliest of metals."


Camera Obscura “Fifth In Line to the Throne”
from Desire Lines (4AD 2013) N  —Written by Traceyanne Campbell and featuring Neko Case on harmony vocals. One of my favorite 2013 releases. Want to see some other KDHX DJs' favorites? Go to http://kdhx.org/tag/midyear-2013


Dennis Wilson “River Song”
from Pacific Ocean Blue / Bambu (Deluxe Legacy Edition) (Sundazed 1977) —Written by Dennis Wilson and Carl Wilson and released in 1977. This was the first solo LP to be released by a member of the Beach Boys. This is one heck of a production number.


Dennis Wilson “Holy Man”
from Pacific Ocean Blue / Bambu (Deluxe Legacy Edition) (Sundazed 1977) —Music bed. 1977 previously unreleased instrumental.


Warren Zevon “Veracruz”
from Excitable Boy (Rhino 1978) —Written by Warren Zevon and Jorge Calderón (who played bass and sang harmony vocals). One of Warren Zevon's most beautiful songs.


Sam Phillips “River of Love”
from The Turning (Myrrh 1987) —Written by T-Bone Burnett and released when she was still going by the name of Leslie Phillips.


Mavis Staples “Holy Ghost”
from One True Vine (Anti 2013) N  —Written by Alan Sparhawk of Low and produced by Jeff Tweedy.


Tom Jones “(I Want To) Come Home”
from Spirit In the Room (Rounder www.rounder.com 2012) N  —Written by Paul McCartney.


Mogwai “Folk Death 95”
from Mr. Beast (Matador 2006) —Music bed.


The Drones “Shark Fin Blues”
from Wait Long By the River and the Bodies of Your Enemies Will Float By (ATP Recordings 2005) —This song blew me away when I heard it while watching an episode of 'Rectify.' From Melbourne, Australia. "Just keep one eye on the horizon man, you best not blink / They're coming fin by fin until the whole boat sinks."


Bob Dylan “Ballad Of A Thin Man”
from Highway 61 Revisited (Columbia 1965) R  —I had a request for this last week but I had already played two Bob Dylan songs. Plus, it didn't fit the 4th of July theme. Hopefully, they're tuned in this week. I get around to things albeit slowly.


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


The Love Experts “Your Shining Hour”
from Cuba Street - EP (Undertow Music Collective 2004) L —Fri 7/12 The Love Experts, the Educated Guess and Arthur & the Librarian – Plush. Highly recommended.


The Educated Guess “1862 Overture”
from West Skyline Drive (self 2009) L —Instrumental from their 2009 release. - Appearing this Friday (7/12) with Arthur & the Librarian and The Love Experts.


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


Calexico “Untitled II”
from Hot Rail (Quarterstick 2000) —Music bed. Instrumental composed by John Convertino.


Susan Cowsill “The Way That It Goes”
from Lighthouse CD Album (Threadhead Records 2010) —Tues 7/16 Susan Cowsill Duo – Off Broadway. Also, as an added bonus, Brian Henneman & Kip Loui will be opening.


Melody Den “Robert Johnson”
from Storylines (Perdition 2013) L —Thu 7/11 Luella and The Sun and Melody Den – Off Broadway - This sing features the vocals of Marc Chechik & Nicole Holloway.


Dwight Yoakam “Take Hold of My Hand”
from 3 Pears (Warner Brothers 2012) —Dwight Yoakam with Sturgill Simpson will be at The Pageant in St Louis on 18 August 2013. Not to be missed.


The Pastel Six “Bandido”
from Intoxica! Strange And Sleazy Instrumental Sounds From the SoCal Suburbs (Ace Records 2006) —Music bed. Southern California garage rock instrumental from 1962 recorded for the Zen label.


Slaid Cleaves “In the Rain (feat. Eliza Gilkyson)”
from Still Fighting the War (Music Road Records 2013) N  —Written by Slaid Cleaves and featuring Eliza Gilkyson on harmony vocals. What a bonehead I was to miss his show here last month.


Eliza Gilkyson “Hard Times In Babylon” (Red House Records www.redhouserecords.com 2000) —Written by Eliza Gilkyson.


Dawes “Something In Common”
from Stories Don't End (HUB Records 2013) N  —Fri 7/19 Dawes w/Shovels and Rope – Off Broadway SOLD OUT


Duane Eddy “Blowin' Up A Storm”
from Duane Eddy: Greatest Hits (Sony 2006) —Music bed. Instrumental from 1963.


Willie Nile “This is Our Time”
from American Ride (River House www.willienile.com 2013) N  —Written by Willie Nile and found on this new release. Highly recommended.


Jason Isbell “Super 8”
from Southeastern (Thirty Tigers 2013) —Written by Jason Isbell and also featuring Will Johnson on vocals.


Pokey LaFarge “The Lovebug Itch”
from You Don't Know Me: Rediscovering Eddy Arnold (Plowboy 2013) N R  —Found on this new compilation of various artists performing Eddy Arnold songs.


Jerry Miller “Moon Fallin'”
from New Road Under My Wheels (Signature Sounds www.signaturesounds.com 2013) N  —F 8 Music bed.

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