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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Aug 30th 2013

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Aug 30th 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

7:00am

Evie Sands “Angel of the Morning” from Cameo-Parkway 1957-1967 (ABKCO 2005) —Then slowly turn away from me. Sigh.Buy it!

7:04am

Petula Clark “Love Me Tender” from Lost In You (Sony 2013N  —A sweet version of a sweet song.Buy it!

7:07am

Kirsty MacColl & The Pogues “The One And Only” from Electric Landlady (EMI 1991) —Just last week, an old friend saw this CD in the record store and laughed hysterically at the name. I'd forgotten the joke after 22 years of just loving the record.Buy it!

7:10am

Laura Veirs “Sadako Folding Cranes” from Warp and Weft (Raven Marching Band 2013) —Veirs continues to make entrancing and melodically idiosyncratic music. This song is particularly beautiful.Buy it!

7:15am

Carrie Rodriguez “Sad Joy” from Give Me All You Got (Ninth Street Opus 2013N  —Why aren't my fellow KDHX djs as enamored with Carrie Rodriguez as I am? This song is as good as any to come out this year.Buy it!

7:19am

Lyle Lovett “Natural Forces” CD ALBUM (Lost Highway 2009) —I'm subject to the natural forces / My home is where my horse is.Buy it!

7:24am

Darden Smith “Distracted” from Love Calling (Compass www.compassrecords.com 2013N  —See, he can't think straight 'cause he's in luv!Buy it!

7:29am

Ethan Johns “The Turning” from If Not Now Then When? (Three Crows Music 2013N  —The silence will be beautiful.Buy it!

7:33am

Peter Gabriel “And Through the Wire” from Peter Gabriel (3) (Real World 1980) —Those early Peter Gabriel solo records still stand up beautifully!Buy it!

7:38am

Richard Barone “Tangled In Your Web” from Cool Blue Halo 25th Anniversary Concert (RBM 2012) —That ringing guitar matched with that deep cello - lovely.Buy it!

7:43am

Robyn Hitchcock “Strawberries Dress” from Love From London (Yep Roc 2013N  —A typically pleasurable song from Mr. Hitchcock.Buy it!

7:47am

Bettie Serveert “Tuf Skin” from Oh, Mayhem! (Second Motion Records 2013N  —Who says there aren't great rock bands any more?Buy it!

7:50am

Queen “'39” from A Night at the Opera CD ALBUM (EMI Records 1975) —I owned this album back in the day - bought it at J.C. Penny's record department at River Roads. When I listened to it again for the first time in 35 years, I didn't remember this song.Buy it!

7:53am

Dave Alvin “Johnny Ace is Dead” from Eleven Eleven (Yep Roc 2011) —It may be a myth, but Dave Alvin turns it into one great song.Buy it!

8:01am

Rene Spencer “Will You Drive Me to Drink” from Out of the Gate (Rick Wood 1988L —Way back before there was the phrase "alternative country," my friend Rick noticed all these bands had something in common and put out a cassette. My friend Rene sang this brilliant song she wrote.Buy it!

8:04am

Rockhouse Ramblers “Get Up Get Busy” from Torch This Town (Hayden's Ferry 2002L —A jazzy country song from one of St. Louis's best outfits of the first part of the millenium.Buy it!

8:07am

Della Mae “This World Oft Can Be” (Rounder 2013N  —A song from outside St. Louis that's as good as the ones I just played by my friends.Buy it!

8:11am

Amanda Shires “Look Like a Bird” from Down Fell the Doves (Lightning Rod www.lightningrodrecords.com 2013N  —I want to look like a bird, careless, weightless, and free.Buy it!

8:15am

Patty Griffin “Ohio” from American Kid SINGLE (New West 2013N  —This is one of the songs where Robert Plant essentially writes a counter-melody to serve as harmony. Stunning.Buy it!

8:20am

Irma Thomas “These Four Walls” from In Between Tears (Fungus 1973) —Produced by Swamp Dogg!Buy it!

8:24am

John Boutte “Sisters” from Treme: Music from the HBO Original Series Season 2 (Rounder 2012) —Probably my favorite discovery from the Treme series (as most of the artists featured are ones I knew already).Buy it!

8:28am

Joe Tex “The Love You Save (May Be Your Own)” from Greatest Hits (Curb www.bear-family.de 1991) —People, I've been misled, and I've been afraid / I've been hit in the head and left for dead.Buy it!

8:32am

Dinah Washington “What a Difference a Day Makes” (Mercury 1959) —Every single time those strings stop and she opens her mouth on the word "what," I get a chill! Every single time.Buy it!

8:34am

Jimmy Witherspoon “No Rollin' Blues” from Rockin' With the Spoon (Charly 1995) —When I went to see my baby she pulled the shades and locked the door / She said goodbye Witherspoon, I don't need your rollin' no more.Buy it!

8:40am

Wynonie Harris “Good Morning Judge” from Bloodshot Eyes: The Best of Wynonie Harris (Rhino 1993) —Just one of my favorite records of all time.Buy it!

8:44am

Delbert & Glen “Just When I Needed You the Most” from Blind, Crippled & Crazy (New West 2013N  —So what has Glen Clark been doing all these years that I never heard of him?Buy it!

8:47am

The Vibrations “The Watusi” from The Best of Chess Rhythm & Blues Vol. 1 (Chess 1987) —They sure don't write 'em like this no more.Buy it!

8:51am

Conway Twitty “Rock House” from The Conway Twitty Collection (MCA 1994) —Conway started out riding the rockabilly train.Buy it!

8:53am

Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison “Leavin'” from Cheater's Game (Thirty Tigers 2013N  —I love the way he sings the word "peelin'" here.Buy it!

8:56am

Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson “Once in a While” from Rattlin' Bones (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2008) —Australian country stars before Keith Urban was cool.Buy it!

9:02am

Gogol Bordello “I Just Realized” from Pura Vida Conspiracy (ATO www.atorecords.com 2013N  —So many good songs on this record.Buy it!

9:05am

David Bowie “Time” from Aladdin Sane (RCA 1973) —Straight out of musical theatre, and better than most musicals since he came up with this song.Buy it!

9:10am

Tommy Keene “Much Too Much” from Excitement At Your Feet (Second Motion 2013N  —This new album of covers comes out in less than 3 weeks - yes, he does justice to the Who here!Buy it!

9:14am

Johnny Marr “Sun and Moon” from The Messenger (Sire Records 2013N  —That's a rock'n'roll riff right there.Buy it!

9:17am

Ian Gomm “Come On” (Line 1997) —An odd but very cool take on Chuck Berry.Buy it!

9:20am

The Proclaimers “There's” from Like Comedy (429 2013N  —Really, these guys put on songwriting clinics a lot of the time.Buy it!

9:24am

Les Negresses Vertes “Sous Le Soleil De Bodega” from Le Grand Déballage: Best of Les Negresses Vertes (Virgin 2002) —I used to play these guys all the time on the old Pop Quiz show. Had almost forgotten them until I found this compilation recently.Buy it!

9:27am

Orchestre National De Barbes “Alaoui” from En Concert (Collective 1997) —More Algerians in France.Buy it!

9:36am

Woody Guthrie “Gypsy Davy” from This Land Is Your Land: The Asch Recordings, Vol. 1 (Smithsonian Folkways 1997) —There sure are a lot of folk songs about women running away with gypsys.Buy it!

9:38am

The SteelDrivers “Shallow Grave” from Hammer Down (Rounder 2013) —My fave young bluegrass-influenced band.Buy it!

9:41am

Son Volt “Down to the Wire” from American Central Dust (Rounder 2009) —I just like the dark groove of this cut.Buy it!

9:46am

Billy Bragg “A New England” from Must I Paint You A Picture? The Essential Billy Bragg (Cooking Vinyl 2003) —A song about feeling adult at age 22, among many other things.Buy it!

9:49am

Chip Taylor “One More Lousy Picture Show” from Unglorious Hallelujah / Red, Red Rose & Other Songs of Love, Peace, and Destruction (Train Wreck 2006) —You had your popcorn, now it's time to go. From the man who wrote "Wild Thing."Buy it!

9:51am

Willie Nelson “Come Rain or Come Shine” from American Classic (Blue Note url 2009) —I could listen to Willie sing jazz for days on end. Or almost anything else he wants to sing, for that matter.Buy it!

9:56am

Jim Hall & the Radio Pals “I Love My Work” from 50 Early Rockin' Tracks (Collector 2000) —I like my work and my work is loving you. A perfect song when your show is just about one minute shorter than you thought it was.Buy it!

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