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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Oct 3rd 2013

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

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


Booker T And The MGs “Chinese Checkers”
from Soul Dressing (Stax Records unk 1965) —Music bed. An instrumental that screams out "Now, this is music that makes me want to pledge my support to 88.1 KDHX!"


Sam Cooke “Lost And Lookin'”
from Night Beat MP3/file Album (RCA 1963) —Written by J.W. Alexander and Lowell Jordan and found on Sam Cooke's greatest album.


Little Willie John “My Love Is”
from The King Sessions 1958-1960 CD Comp (Ace 2005) —Previously unissued take recorded circa 1958-1960 and written by Billy Myles. I first heard this song in the John Sayles film, Lone Star.


Aretha Franklin “River's Invitation”
from Soul '69 (Atlantic unk 1969) —Written by Percy Mayfield and recorded in 1968. Kenny Burrell plays guitar on this track.


Young-Holt Unlimited “Light My Fire”
from The Best of Young-Holt Unlimited (EMI 2002) —Music bed. 1969 Chicago soul instrumental version of the Doors song


The James Hunter Six “Look Out”
from Minute By Minute (Concord 2013) —The James Hunter Six will be at the Old Rock House next Thursday (10/10). Terrific live performer -- highly recommended.


Garland Jeffreys “Any Rain”
from Truth Serum (Thirty Tigers www.thirtytigers.com 2013) N  —Written by Garland Jeffreys and found on his new release. After a 13-year gap in recording, he now has made albums in 2011 and 2013 and we're better off for it.


The String-A-Longs “Black Is Black”
from Exotic Guitars From the Clovis Vaults (Ace Records 2010) —Music bed. 1968 instrumental version of the Los Bravos song.


Van Morrison “Common One”
from Astral Weeks Live at the Hollywood Bowl (Listen to the Lion 2009) —Amazing vocal interplay before Van Morrison and Bianca Thornton on this encore recorded live at the Hollywood Bowl in 2008.


Brother Jack McDuff “Get It Up”
from Gin and Orange (Cadet Records unk 1969) —Music bed. 1969 instrumental written by Richard Evans.


Patti Drew “Hard To Handle”
from Workin' On a Groovy Thing....The Best Of (Capitol Records 2007) —Otis Redding cover from 1968.


Etta James “Tell Mama” Single (Cadet Records unk 1968)


Howard Tate “8 Days On The Road”
from Howard Tate (Atlantic unk 1972) —Written by Jerry Ragovoy (who also produced and arranged much of Howard Tate's material) and Michael Gayle.


Syl Johnson “Is It Because I'm Black (Instrumental)”
from Light: On The South Side (The Numero Group 2009) —Music bed.


Timmy Thomas “It's My Life”
from The Goldwax Story, Vol. 2 (Ace Records 2004) —Great soul version of the song made famous by the Animals. Recorded in 1967 for the Memphis-based Goldwax label.


The Animals “Hit The Road, Jack”
from Animalism (MGM 1966) —1966 cover version of the Ray Charles hit written by Percy Mayfield.


Jimmy McGriff “Discotheque U.S.A.”
from Blues For Mister Jimmy (Sue www.oldies.com 1963) —Music bed. 1963 Jimmy McGriff-penned, Hammond-powered instrumental


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.


Merry Clayton “Southern Man”
from The Best of Merry Clayton (Repertoire Records 1971) —1971 soul Neil Young cover produced by Lou Adler.


Reverend Organdrum “A Shot In The Dark”
from Hi-Fi Stereo (Yep Roc Records 2008) —Music bed. Instrumental written by Henry Mancini.


The Ventures “The House of the Rising Sun”
from Walk, Don't Run Vol. 2 (dolton 1964) —Music bed. 1964 instrumental version of the traditional song.


The Dirtbombs “Crazy For You”
from Ooey Gooey Chewy Ka-Blooey! (In The Red 2013) N  —Written and sung by Mick Collins. 60s bubblegum pop meets Detroit garage rock.


The School “That Boy Is Mine”
from Reading Too Much Into Things Like Everything (Elefant 2012) —Indie pop band out of Cardiff, Wales featuring the songwriting and lead vocals of Liz Hunt.


Kirsty Maccoll “You Just Haven't Earned It Yet, Baby”
from Kite (Virgin 1989) —Brilliant Smiths cover written by Johnny Marr and Morrissey.


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.


Stephanie Finch And The Company Men “Tina Goodbye”
from Cry Tomorrow ((((belle sound))) 2009) —Written by Stephanie Finch, R.A. Homan, and Chuck Prophet (who also produced the album).


Roger Nichols & The Small Circle of Friends “I'll Be Back”
from Roger Nichols & The Small Circle of Friends (Universal/Polygram 1968) —Beautifully arranged version of the Beatles song. Thanks to Spencer Marquart for this one.


Middle Class Fashion “Wanted”
from Jungle (Blip Blap! 2013) N L —Really fine songwriting on the St. Louis band's second full-length release. Highly recommended.


Booker T. And The MGs “Day Tripper”
from McLemore Avenue (expanded) (Concord 2011) —Music bed. Mid-60s instrumental version of the Beatles song.


Grace Basement “An Apple Will Do”
from Wheel Within A Wheel (Avonmore 2013) L —Written and sung by Kevin Buckley. This album was recently named the best local album of the past 12 months by the RFT.


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."


Alexandre Desplat “The Heroic Weather-Conditions of the Universe, Part 1: A Veiled Mist”
from Moonrise Kingdom (Original Soundtrack) (ABKCO 2012) —Music bed. Instrumental composed by Alexandre Desplat for the 2012 Wes Anderson film.


Villagers “Nothing Arrived”
from Awayland (Domino 2013) —Written and sung by Irish singer-songwriter Conor J. O'Brien.


Camera Obscura “Do It Again”
from Desire Lines (4AD 2013) —This release by the band based out of Glasgow, Scotland will surely make my 2013 list of Top 10 albums. Written and sung by Traceyanne Campbell.


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.


The Who “I Can't Reach You”
from The Who Sell Out (Decca 1967) —Written by Pete Townshend.


Pete Townshend & Ronnie Lane “Annie”
from Rough Mix (Polydor 1977) —Written by Eric Clapton, Kate Lambert, and Ronnie Lane.


Aimee Mann “Nothing Is Good Enough (instrumental)”
from Magnolia (Music from the Motion Picture) (Reprise 1999) —Music bed. Instrumental composed by Aimee Mann.


Aimee Mann “Driving Sideways”
from Bachelor No. 2 (Or, the Last Remains of the Dodo) (Super Ego Records 1999) —Written by Aimee Mann and guitarist Michael Lockwood.


Harry Nilsson “One (Mono Single Version)”
from The Essential Nilsson (RCA / Legacy 2013) —Written by Harry Nilsson and released as a single by RCA in 1967.


Richmond Fontaine “Walking Back to Our Place at 3 AM”
from We Used To Think The Freeway Sounded Like A River CD Album (El Cortez www.thedelines.com 2009) —Music bed. Instrumental from the band based out of Portland, OR.


Patty Griffin “Trapeze”
from Children Running Through (ATO Records/Red 2007) —Mon 10/14 Patty Griffin w/ Scott Miller – Pageant


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.


Calexico “Alone Again Or (With Nicolai Dunger and His band)”
from Convict Pool (Quarterstick 2004) —Pretty great cover version of the Love song written by Brian MacClean.


Rodriguez “Like Janis”
from Cold Fact (Light In The Attic 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.


Bob Dylan “Love Minus Zero/No Limit”
from Bringing It All Back Home (Columbia 1965) —"My love she speaks like silence / Without ideals or violence / She doesn't have to say she's faithful / Yet she's true, like ice, like fire"


Neil Young “The Emperor of Wyoming”
from Neil Young (Reprise 1968) —Music bed.


The Del-Lords “Silverlake”
from Elvis Club (GB Music www.gbmusic.com 2013) —Written and sung by Scott Kempner - Fri 10/18 The Del-Lords – Off Broadway


Aoife O'Donovan “Red & White & Blue & Gold”
from Fossils (Yep Roc 2013) N  —Sun 10/20 Aoife O’Donovan – Off Broadway


Magnolia Summer “The Second Voyage”
from The Slip That Leads Into the Fall - EP (Undertow Music Collective 2010) —Music bed. Written by Chris Grabau.


Geyer Street Sheiks “Great Dream From Heaven”
from Great Dream (Bjam 1993) L —At BB's on October 5. Also, Alice Spencer and Tom Hall will be playing at Harvest Sessions that morning.


The Staves “Wisely & Slow”
from Dead & Born & Grown (Atlantic Records UK 2012)


Dave Edmunds “A.1. On The Jukebox”
from Tracks On Wax 4 (Wounded Bird 2005) —F 9


Speedy West “Speedy's Special”
from Guitar Spectacular (Sundazed Music 1962) —F 6 Music bed.

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