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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Sep 13th 2013

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Sep 13th 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

Bombino “Iyat Idounia Ayasahen (Another Life)” from Agadez (Cumbancha 2011) —This guitar player from Niger is one of the most exciting musicians to appear in recent years. Hypnotic, propulsive, and thrilling.Buy it!

7:09am

Television “Marquee Moon” (Elektra 1977) —Speaking of thrills - I've never heard this song without being absolutely grateful to be in the presence of something this perfect.Buy it!

7:20am

Tommy Keene “Guiding Light” from Excitement At Your Feet (Second Motion 2013N  —I absolutely love this new record from Tommy Keene, all covers of some of his favorite songs, and boy, does he have great taste.Buy it!

7:25am

Neko Case “Night Still Comes” from The Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, the Harder I Fight, the More I Love You (Anti- 2013N  —Here's another new record I'm falling in love with. So far beyond the very good material she's given us before.Buy it!

7:31am

Amanda Shires “The Garden Song” from Down Fell the Doves (Lightning Rod www.lightningrodrecords.com 2013N  —I was just struck by the musical similarities between Amanda Shires and another fiddler who works outside genre constrictions, Andrew Bird.Buy it!

7:35am

Kim Richey “Breakaway Speed” from Thorn In My Heart (Yep Roc 2012N  —If you can get Jason Isbell to sing a duet with you, and then add Trisha Yearwood on harmony vocals, you're doing all right.Buy it!

7:39am

Denny Brown “Got the Whole Night” from The San Francisco / Austin / Hollywood Sessions (Unknown 2013N  —I still haven't figured out who this Denny Brown guy is, but his record is really very good. And David Grissom on guitar - he gets me every time!Buy it!

7:45am

The Delgados “American Trilogy” from The Great Eastern (Blanco Y Negro 2000) —They only existed for a short while, but they were magnificent.Buy it!

7:50am

They Might Be Giants “Great” from Nanobots (Idlewild 2013N  —Sometimes it only takes 53 seconds to get the job done.Buy it!

7:51am

Richard Barone “Law of the Jungle” from Clouds Over Eden (MCA 1993) —After refalling in love with Richard Barone's Cool Blue Halo material, I revisited this record for the first time in ages, and yep, it holds up, too.Buy it!

8:01am

JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound “Howl” (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2013N  —I think JC is learning more and more how to control his voice - his singing here is really good.Buy it!

8:05am

The Soul of John Black “East LA Lady” from A Sunshine State of Mind (Yellow Dog 2013N  —I like the way the groove drives forward while the vocal lays back.Buy it!

8:09am

Tas Cru “Kinda' Mess” from Jus' Desserts (Crustee Tees 2013N  —Some pretty decent blues from the man with the weird name.Buy it!

8:14am

Little Willie John “My Nerves” from Fever: The Best of Little Willie John (Rhino 1993) —Now here's a great singer!Buy it!

8:17am

Marc Broussard featuring Sam Bush “Rising Sun” from Goin' Home: A Tribute to Fats Domino (EMI 2007) —I don't know the Fats Domino original, but I enjoy this mellow cover.Buy it!

8:20am

Jimbo Mathus & the Tri-State Coalition “Tennesse Walker Mare” from White Buffalo (Fat Possum 2013) —I like a good song about a horse.Buy it!

8:25am

Kevin Gordon “Gloryland” (Crowville Collective 2012) —One of my fave records from last year.Buy it!

8:31am

Elvis Costello “That's Me” from Ghost Brothers of Darkland County COMP (Hear Music 2013N  —I had to hear almost the whole thing before I figured out the key to understanding the story, and then on second listen, it makes sense.Buy it!

8:35am

Rod Stewart “Mama You Been On My Mind” from Never A Dull Moment (Mercury 1972) —From the end of the times when he could do no wrong.Buy it!

8:39am

Court Yard Hounds “Gets You Down” from Amelita (Columbia 2013N  —I heard nothing but raves about their Loufest performance.Buy it!

8:44am

The Carper Family “Montana Cowboy” from Back When (self 2012) —Yee-haw!Buy it!

8:46am

Lil Armstrong “Brown Gal” from Talk to Me Daddy (Flyright 2000) —Obscure but delightful.Buy it!

8:49am

Zoot Sims “The Man I Love” from Zoot (Universal 1956) —Zoot had such a sweet tenor sound.Buy it!

8:54am

The Everly Brothers “It's All Over” from Heartaches & Harmonies (Rhino 1994) —Those voices - and a harpsichord!Buy it!

9:01am

The Beatles “Here Comes the Sun” from Abbey Road CD ALBUM (Apple Records 1969) —Every once in a while, I like to just remember how genuinely wonderful this song is.Buy it!

9:04am

The Rascals “Silly Girl” from Anthology 1965-1972 (Rhino 1992) —Yeah, they could rock, but they could also do this sort of 60s sopisto-pop.Buy it!

9:07am

The Searchers “When I Get Home” from Greatest Hits (Rhino 1985) —Ring them guitar chords, boys.Buy it!

9:09am

Vampire Weekend “Diane Young” from Modern Vampires of the City (XL Recordings 2013N  —This song is goofy, it's brilliant, it's jet propulsive, it's ridiculous. I love it.Buy it!

9:13am

Big Dipper “Joke Outfit” from Crashes On the Platinum Planet (Almost Ready 2012) —So good to have these guys back in the game.Buy it!

9:16am

Soup Dragons “Crotch Deep Trash” from LoveGod (Polydor 1990) —This band sounds better now than I think I realized they were at the time.Buy it!

9:19am

Waterloo “Some Kind of Holiday” from Out of the Woods (Undertow 2006L —A typically beautiful song from Mark Ray and company.Buy it!

9:23am

Wondermints “So Nice” from Mind If We Make Love To You (Rev-Ola 2002) —Not the Beach Boys, but an incredible enough simulation that they got hired to back up Brian Wilson.Buy it!

9:27am

Willie Nile “God Laughs” from American Ride (River House www.willienile.com 2013N  —A candidate for best song of the year - God drinks, God smokes, God plans to quit before he croaks.Buy it!

9:32am

Chuck Prophet “The Left Hand and the Right Hand” from Live at KDHX - Vol. 11 (KDHX www.kdhx.org 2013N  —This great live version can be yours if you become a member of KDHX during the drive Oct. 3 - 12.Buy it!

9:36am

The Dead Reckoners “Cryin' For Nothin'” from A Night Of Reckoning (Dead Reckoning 1996) —Kevin Welch wrote and sang this one.Buy it!

9:41am

Ray Wylie Hubbard “Moss and Flowers” from The Grifter's Hymnal (Bordello 2012) —One of those songs where the guitar plays the exact melody the singer sings.Buy it!

9:45am

Sonny Landreth “Letting Go” from Elemental Journey (Proper 2012) —Exquisite instrumental.Buy it!

9:48am

Southern Culture on The Skids “Strangest Voices” from Plastic Seat Sweat (Geffen 1997) —Let's get ready to rumble!Buy it!

9:52am

Slaid Cleaves “Rust Belt Fields” from Still Fighting the War (Music Road Records 2013N  —Ending on a sad tale about hard times.Buy it!

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