Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
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
Wendy Rene “Give What You Got”
from After Laughter Comes Tears: Complete Stax & Volt Singles & Rarities 1964-65 (Light In The Attic www.lightintheattic.net 2012) —1965 Stax recording written by Steve Cropper and Mary Cross (aka Wendy Rene).
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
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.
Tommy Keene “Nighttime”
from Excitement At Your Feet: The Tommy Keene Covers Album (Second Motion Records 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.
Kevin Shields “Ikebana”
from Lost In Translation - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Ryko/WEA 2003) —Music bed.
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).
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.
The Fireballs “Bulldog”
from Complete Pop Instrumental Hits of the Sixties, Vol. 1: 1960 (Hasmick 2011) —Music bed.
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
Bill Black's Combo “Smokie (Part 2)”
from Complete Pop Instrumental Hits of the Sixties, Vol. 1 1960 (Hasmick Records 2011) —Music bed.
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