Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
Thu Nov 21st 2013 7.00am–10.00am
Time zone: central
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five “Friendship”
from Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five (JSP Records 2001) —1947 song by Claude Demetrius and Louis Jordan - "Now I don’t get mad like the average cat would do, when she buys me a shirt and she buys you two. But when she feeds you chicken and steak, and gives me Irish stew, you’re a lizard in the bushes, that'
Lulu “Cry Like A Baby”
from To Sir With Love - The Complete Mickie Most Recordings 1967-1969 (Remastered) (EMI 2005) —1969 version of the Box Tops hit written by Dan Penn and Spooner Oldham.
Mick Harvey “Out of Time Man”
from Two of Diamonds (Mute Artists 2007) —Written by the Australian singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Mick Harvey. He has worked with Nick Cave in The Boys Next Door, The Birthday Party and Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds. Thanks to Ken from Cockeysville for this one.
You Am I “Ain't Exactly Good”
from Songs for Slim: Rockin' Here Tonight - A Benefit Compilation for Slim Dunlap (New West 2013) N —Written by Slim Dunlap and sung by Tim Rogers. This is from a new 2-CD collection of various artists performing Slim Dunlap songs with all proceeds going to help the one-time lead guitarist for The Replacements who has suffered a major stroke.
The Velvet Underground “I Can't Stand It”
from Gold: The Velvet Underground (Polydor (Universal Records) 2005) —From 1969 - Sat Nov 23 Satellite of Love: A Tribute to Lou Reed featuring Union Electric, Jedi Nighties, Union Rags, Auset Music Project, Karate Bikini, Bug Chaser, Seth Porter with Beth Bombara & Kit Hamon, Melody Den, Sleepy Kitty @ Off Broadway.
Woody Jackson “Pear Shaped”
from Good Vibrations: A Record Shop, A label, A Film Soundtrack (Big Beat rhino.com 2013) —Music bed. Instrumental written for this film soundtrack.
Neko Case “City Swans”
from The Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, the Harder I Fight, the More I Love You (Anti- www.anti.com 2013) N —Written by Neko Case and Paul Rigby. Definitely a candidate for top album of the year.