Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
Thu Nov 14th 2013 7.00am–10.00am
Time zone: central
O.V. Wright “Eight Men and Four Women”
from 8 Men and 4 Women (Backbeat 1967) N —Written by Deadric Malone aka Don Robey. We're talking deep soul of the highest order here. "Judge, your honor and to the jury / I intend to prove beyond a shadow of a doubt that we are innocent / And true love is not a crime"
Marvin Gaye “You”
from The Best of Marvin Gaye (Motown 1995) —1967 Motown recording. - Don't forget that How Sweet It Is: Tribute to Marvin Gaye is taking place tomorrow night (Friday 11/15) at Off Broadway. Nine fine local bands all doing Marvin Gaye songs with Big Bang's Dr. Jeff as the MC. Can't wait!
The Funk Brothers “What's Going On (Instrumental)”
from 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of the Funk Brothers Single (Motown/Universal 2004) —Music bed. Instrumental version of the Marvin Gaye hit.
Clara Ward “Dead End Street”
from Soul Gospel, Vol. 2 (Soul Jazz 2006) —Clara Ward was a gospel singer who was known as one of the genre's great soloists and was a large influence on the music of Aretha Franklin. This 1969 recording was written by David Axelrod and Ben Raleigh and was also recorded by Lou Rawls.
Dean & Britta “Herringbone Tweed”
from 13 Most Beautiful ... Songs for Andy Warhol's Screen Tests (Double Feature 2010) —Music bed.
Motel Mirrors “The Best Mistake I'd Ever Make Again (feat. Amy LaVere & John Paul Keith)”
from Motel Mirrors (feat. Amy LaVere & John Paul Keith) (Archer Records www.archer-records.com 2013) N —Featuring the duet vocals of John Paul Keith and Amy LaVere.