Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
Thu Oct 3rd 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
Carla Thomas “Country Road”
from Sweet Sweetheart: The American Studios Sessions and More (Ace/Concord 2013) N —Previously unissued 1970 soul version of the James Taylor song recorded at American Studios and prduced by Chips Moman.
The Sandals “Theme from "Endless Summer"”
from The Endless Summer (Original Soundtrack from the Motion Picture) (Capitol Catalog 2011) —Music bed. 1964 instrumental from the soundtrack to the classic surf film.
Elliott Smith “Waltz #2 (XO)”
from XO (DreamWorks 1998) —"First the mic then the half cigarette/Singing "Cathy's Clown"/That's the man she's married to now/That's the girl he takes around town/She appears composed, so she is I suppose/Who can really tell?/She stares into space like a dead china doll."
Keith Mansfield “Soul Thing”
from TV Sound and Image: British Television, Film and Library Composers 1956-80 (Soul Jazz 2012) —Music bed. 1968 instrumental compsoed by one of England's greatest library composers.
Neko Case “Night Still Comes”
from The Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, the Harder I Fight, the More I Love You (Anti 2013) N —Sun 10/20 Neko Case – Pageant. Not to be missed.
Rodriguez “Like Janis”
from Cold Fact (Light In The Attic www.lightintheattic.net 2008) —Dylanesque song written by Sixto Rodriguez and released in 1970. By now, you've probably seen the documentary, Searching For Sugarman. If you haven't, it's well woth seeking out. It's a story you couldn't make up.
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