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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Sep 19th 2013

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Sep 19th 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


Otis Redding “Something Is Worrying Me”
from The Complete Stax/Volt Singles Collection (Shout! Factory 2013) N  —Originally released in 1963 as the b-side to 'Pain in my Heart.' Written by Otis Redding and recorded in mono.


Wendy Rene “Give What You Got”
from After Laughter Comes Tears: Complete Stax & Volt Singles & Rarities 1964-65 (Light In The Attic 2012) —1965 Stax recording written by Steve Cropper and Mary Cross (aka Wendy Rene).


William Bell “Eloise (Hang on in There)”
from The Soul of a Bell (stax 1967) —Written by William Bell and Booker T. Jones and recorded for Stax in 1967.


Booker T. And The MGs “Home Grown”
from Soul Dressing (Stax Records unk 1965) —Music bed. 1963 Stax instrumental written by Steve Cropper, Booker T. Jones, Al Jackson, Jr., and Lewis Steinberg


Garland Jeffreys “Any Rain”
from Truth Serum (Thirty Tigers www.thirtytigers.com 2013) N  —Since his 1997 release he went 14 years before releasing a follow-up album (and a really strong album at that) in 2011. Now less than two years later, he has this new release. Life is good. Oh, and don't ever pass up a chance to see him perform live


Ann Peebles “Do I Need You”
from I Can't Stand the Rain (Hi Records 1974) —Written by Don Bryant and Ann Peebles and found on one of the best soul albums you're likely to hear. Produced by Willie Mitchell.


Syl Johnson “Anyone But You”
from The Hi Records 45's Collection: Vol 1-2 (Hi Records / Cream Records 1999) —Written by Jeff Barry and recorded for Hi Records in 1971.


Willie Mitchell “Teenie's Dream”
from Soul Serenade The Best of Willie Mitchell (The Right Stuff Records 1999) —Music bed. Instrumental composed byWillie Mitchell and Teenie Hodges.


Swamp Dogg “Synthetic World”
from It's All Good: A Singles Collection 1963-89 (Kent 2011) —Written by Swamp Dogg and recorded for the Canyon label in 1970 - He will be at the Ponderosa Stomp taking place in New Orleans in October (10/4-10/5).


Doris Duke “To the Other Woman (I'm the Other Woman)”
from I'm A Loser: The Swamp Dogg Sessions...and more (Kent 2005) —Words and music by Jerry Williams, Jr. (aka Swamp Dogg) and Gary U.S. Bonds. Recorded in 1969 for the Canyon label. Southern soul at its finest.


The Martinis “Key Chain”
from Charles "Packy" Axton - Late Late Party - 1965-67 (Light In The Attic 2011) —Music bed. Memphis soul instrumental recorded circa 1965-1967.


Cody ChesnuTT “Where Is All the Money Going?”
from Landing On A Hundred (Vibration Vineyard 2013) —Appearing at the Blueberry Hill Duck Room next Friday (9/27). Opening is Myron & E.


Marvin Gaye “Anger”
from Here, My Dear (Motown 1978) —From Marvin Gaye's album which chronicled his divorce from his first wife, Anna Gordy Gaye - Mark your calendars for the How Sweet It Is: Tribute to Marvin Gaye and KDHX Benefit taking place at Off Broadway in November (Friday 11/15).


The O'Jays “Shiftless, Shady, Jealous Kind of People”
from Back Stabbers (Philadelphia International 1972) —Written by Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff, Gene McFadden, and John Whitehead with arrangements by the great Thom Bell.


Big Al T Ork “Twenty-Five Miles”
from The Philly Sound Get Down - Funky Philly Instrumentals (Funkadelphia 2005) —Music bed. Philadelphia funk and soul instrumental version of the Edwin Starr song.


Jesse Dee “Stay Strong”
from On My Mind/In My Heart (Alligator Records 2013) —Sat 9/28 Jesse Dee – Gramophone - This is an early 8 PM show.


The Dirtbombs “Jump And Shout”
from Ooey Gooey Chewy Ka-Blooey! (In The Red 2013) —From their new release which just came out this week. Bubblegum meets soul.


Mark Ronson featuring Amy Winehouse “Valerie”
from Version (RCA Records Label 2007) —Sublime version of the Zutons song.


The City Champs “Love Is A Losing Game”
from The Safecracker (Bonus Track Version) (Electraphonic Recording-Digital Electraphonic Recording.com 2009) —Music bed. 2009 instrumental version of the Amy Winehouse song performed by this Memphis-based trio.


The Watson Twins “Hello, Hello”
from Pioneer Lane (Burnside / The Watson Twins 2013) N  —This is listed as a children's music album and it just came out this week. I don't know - this song works for me.


Middle Class Fashion “Golden Rose”
from Jungle (Blip Blap! 2013) N R L —I had a request for this last week but the station copy was missing something critical - namely, the CD. Written and sung by Jenn Malzone.


Sam Phillips “You Know I Won't”
from Push Any Button (Littlebox Recordings 2013) N  —Alright, another candidate for single of the year. Written and produced by Sam Phillips.


The Quik “Bert's Apple Crumble”
from The Mod Scene (Decca Pop 1998) —Music bed. 1967 Decca instrumental.


Mark Lanegan “I'm Not the Loving Kind”
from Imitations (Vagrant www.vagrant.com 2013) N  —Written by John Cale and found on this new release of all covers.


Tommy Keene “Nighttime”
from Excitement At Your Feet: The Tommy Keene Covers Album (Second Motion 2013) N  —Big Star cover written by Alex Chilton.


Laura Veirs “Dorothy of the Island”
from Warp and Weft (Raven Marching Band 2013) N  —Laura Veirs is appearing at Off Broadway this Tuesday (9/24) - Neko Case provides the backing vocals for this track which combines the chorus of the traditional song 'Motherless Children' with words and music written by Laura Veirs.


Alejandro Escovedo “Break This Time”
from The Boxing Mirror (Back Porch Music 2006) —Trombone Shorty & Orleans Ave, Alejandro Escovedo, Phosphorescent, Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn, The Black Crowes, Blues Traveler, Johnny Winter, and ZZ Ward among others wiill be at the Roots N Blues & BBQ Festival in Columbia this Saturday (9/21).


The Walkabouts “Buffalo Ballet”
from Satisfied Mind (Cargo 1993) —Written by John Cale with lead vocals by Carla Torgerson.


John Cale “Ship of Fools”
from Fear (Island 1974) —Beautiful song written by John Cale.


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


Neko Case “Afraid”
from The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You (Anti- 2013) N  —Cover version of a Nico song found on her new release - Sun 10/20 Neko Case – Pageant.


Lulu “Here Comes The Night”
from The Bert Berns Story: Vol. 1 1960-64 (Ace 2008) —Behold the majesty of the original version of this song written and produced by Bert Russell (aka Bert Berns) and recorded for Decca in 1964.


Camera Obscura “William's Heart”
from Desire Lines (4AD 2013) N  —Songwriting the way it ought to be by Traceyanne Campbell.


Nero & The Gladiators “Boots”
from An Outbreak of Twangin' (Psychic Circle 2009) —Music bed.


Sleepy Kitty “Batman: The Ride”
from Projection Room (Euclid 2013) N L —From their forthcoming album slated for release in January, 2014.


Abigail Washburn “Burn Thru”
from City of Refuge (Rounder www.rounder.com 2011) —Trombone Shorty & Orleans Ave, Alejandro Escovedo, Phosphorescent, Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn, The Black Crowes, Blues Traveler, Johnny Winter, and ZZ Ward among others wiill be at the Roots N Blues & BBQ Festival in Columbia this Sat 9/21


Shelby Lynne “I'll Hold Your Head (Live)”
from Live at KDHX - Vol. 11 (KDHX 2013) N  —Recorded live here at KDHX and found on this really fine CD of live performances not available anywhere else that will be a premium for the upcoming Fall Membership Drive.


Tift Merritt “Traveling Alone” (Yep Roc 2012) —I'm a little behind the 8-ball on this one. Beautiful vocals and some terrific songwriting on this.


Ry Cooder “Paris, Texas”
from Music by Ry Cooder (Rhino 1995) —Music bed.


John Paul Keith “Baby We're a Bad Idea”
from Memphis Circa 3AM (Big Legal Mess Records / Fat Possum / Hostess 2013) N  —Fri 10/11 Water Liars w/ Jon Paul Keith and the One Four Fives and the Gunshy – Off Broadway


Patty Griffin “Don't Let Me Die in Florida”
from American Kid Single (New West 2013) —Mon 10/14 Patty Griffin w/ Scott Miller – Pageant


Eliza Gilkyson “Slouching Towards Bethlehem”
from Roses At The End of Time (Red House www.redhouserecords.com 2011) —She's just consistently great. And I love the feel of this track.


Billy Bragg “Handyman Blues”
from Tooth & Nail (Cooking Vinyl 2013) —Sun 9/22 Billy Bragg w/Joe Purdy – Old Rock House


The Union Electric “I Ain't Got No Home”
from Cover Charge EP (Extension Chord Records 2013) N L —Words and music by Woody Guthrie. Found on this new 6-song EP made up of covers of artists such as PJ Harvey, Townes Van Zandt, and Neutral Milk Hotel.


Traveling Wilburys “Tweeter And The Monkey Man”
from Traveling Wilburys Vol 1 (Warner Bros 1988) —Haven't heard this send-up (or maybe homage would be better put) of Bruce Springsteen in a long time.


Chet Atkins “St. Louis Blues”
from Eclectic Guitar (Cherry Red Records 2007) —Music bed. 1956 instrumental version of the WC Handy song.


The Sir Douglas Band “San Francisco FM Blues”
from Texas Tornado (Rhino Atlantic 1973) —Written by Doug Sahm.


Shannon McNally “Can't Pin a Color”
from Small Town Talk: The Songs Of Bobby Charles (Sacred Sumac 2013) —Found on this 2013 release in which Shannon McNally does all Bobby Charles songs.


The Sadies “Leave This World Behind”
from Internal Sounds (Yep Roc Records 2013) N  —Found on their new release which just came out this week.

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