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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Nov 21st 2013

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Nov 21st 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


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'


Dinah Washington “Richest Guy In The Graveyard”
from The Queen Sings (Proper 2002) —Written by Leonard Feather and recorded in 1949 - "Now what's the good of earning / With no time for spending / You know you're simply headed / For a horizontal ending"


Wynonie Harris “Quiet Whiskey”
from Lovin' Machine (Ace Records 2002) —From 1954 - "They killed you dead and wanted another / They reached on the shelf and grabbed your brother / It's a shame the way they did you in / Then reached up and got your brother Gin."


Etta James “The Pick Up”
from The Essential Modern Records Collection (EMI 2011) —This is early Etta James. She would have been 19 or 20 when she recorded this. Recorded in New Orleans in 1957. Harold Battiste, Jr plays tenor sax on this and it's flat-out great.


The Untouchables “Crawlin'”
from Jukebox Jam Vol. 2 (jazzman 2013) N  —Music bed. 1961 R&B instrumental out of Philadelphia.


Dee Dee Warwick “We're Doing Fine”
from I Want to Be With You (Mercury 1967) —Written and arranged by Horace Ott. She was Dionne Warwick's younger sister and did a lot of session recording for artists such as Aretha Franklin, Nina Simone, and Wilson Pickett.


Claudia Lennear “Two Trains”
from Phew! (Expanded) (Real Gone Music 2013) —1973 soul version of the Little Feat song written by Lowell George. This is a bonus track included on this new reissue of her 1973 album.


The Rollers “Knockin' At the Wrong Door”
from Eccentric Soul: The Outskirts of Deep Soul (The Numero Group 2007) —Jackson 5-influenced song recorded circa 1970. Written by Willie Clarke and Clarence Reid.


The Meters “Pungee”
from Look-Ka Py Py (Josie 1971) —Music bed. Instrumental from this reissue of their 1970 album originally released on the Josie label.


Dr. John “Big Shot”
from Locked Down (Nonesuch 2012) —Produced by Dan Auerbach and found on one of the most played albums on KDHX in 2012.


Lee Dorsey “What You Want”
from New Orleans Funk: Volume 3 (Soul Jazz Records 2013) N  —Written, arranged and produced by Allen Toussaint with backing by the Meters.


Allen Toussaint “Blue Drag”
from The Bright Mississippi (Nonesuch 2009) —Music bed. Instrumental written by Django Reinhardt.


Clarence Carter “It's All In Your Mind”
from The Fame Singles - Volume 2: 1970-73 (Kent 2013) N  —Recorded at Rick Hall's FAME studios in 1970. Written by George Jackson and Raymond Moore and the follow-up single to his biggest hit 'Patches.'


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.


The Beatles “Anna (Go to Him)”
from On Air - Live at the BBC, Vol. 2 (UMC (Universal Music Catalogue) 2013) N  —John Lennon sings on this Arthur Alexander song recorded live for the BBC in 1963.


Booker T. And The MGs “The Letter”
from Soul Men (Stax Records unk 2003) —Music bed. Mid-60s instrumental version of the Box Tops hit written by Wayne Thompson.


Barrence Whitfield and The Savages “Oscar Levant”
from Dig Thy Savage Soul (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2013) N  —Written and produced by guitarist Peter Greenberg. They put on a terrific show at a house concert last Saturday.


The Sonics “Have Love, Will Travel”
from Here Are the Sonics (Norton 1999) —1965 version of the Richard Berry song.


The Exports “Car Hop”
from Long-Lost Honkers & Twangers (Ace 2013) N  —1964 guitar instrumental recorded for the King label. This band was based right outside of Chicago.


La Luz “Sure As Spring”
from It's Alive (Hardly Art 2013) N  —Lead-off track from the Seattle-based band's new release. This track features the lead vocals and lead guitar of Shana Cleveland.


Sundowners “Don't Come Knockin'”
from Don't Come Knockin' - Single (Skeleton Key Records 2013) —This July single was recorded in Liverpool and was produced by the The Coral's James & Ian Skelly. This band features the lead vocals of Fiona Skelly and Alfie Skelly.


The Neptunas “Shapes of Things to Come”
from Today's Top Girl Groups, Vol. 1 (Spinout Records 1998) —Music bed. 1998 surf instrumental from this Los Angeles band.


Matthew Sweet & Susanna Hoffs “Trouble”
from Under The Covers, Vol. 3 (Shout! Factory 2013) N  —Susanna Hoffs sings lead on this new version of the solo Lindsey Buckingham 1981 hit.


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.


Camera Obscura “Shine Like a New Pin”
from Biggest Bluest Hi-Fi (Merge) —Featuring the lead vocals of Tracyanne Campbell.


Mogwai “Does This Always Happen?”
from Earth Division - EP (Sub Pop 2011) —Music bed. Instrumental from the band based out of Glasgow, Scotland.


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.


Garland Jeffreys “It's What I Am”
from Truth Serum (Thirty Tigers www.thirtytigers.com 2013) N  —Written by Garland Jeffreys. Another really strong release by the New York singer-songwriter. And as good as his records are, he's even better when he plays live.


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.


Amy Winehouse “Love Is A Losing Game”
from Back to Black (Universal 2006) —Written by Amy Winehouse and produced by Mark Ronson.


The Marc 4 “Kim”
from The Psych Jazzy Beat of i Marc 4 (Black Cat Records/IDM Music 1976) N  —New compilation featuring music recorded between 1970-1976 by this collection of great studio musicians who were responsible for a huge amount of songs used in Italian films and TV shows.


Eleni Mandell “Miss Me”
from Miracle of Five (Zedtone 2007) —Written by Eleni Mandell and featuring a backing band including musicians such as Nels Cline, Rick Holmstrom, and DJ Bonebrake.


The Marc 4 “The Sound”
from The Psych Jazzy Beat of i Marc 4 (Black Cat Records/IDM Music 1976) —Music bed.


Diane Birch “Pretty In Pain”
from Speak a Little Louder (S-Curve Records 2013) N  —Written by Diane Birch and Betty Wright and largely produced by Homer Steinweiss of the Dap-Kings.


Lindsey Buckingham “Show You How”
from Under The Skin (Reprise 2006) —The man knows how to write a great pop song.


Neko Case “City Swans”
from The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You (Anti- 2013) N  —Written by Neko Case and Paul Rigby. Definitely a candidate for top album of the year.


Luis Bacalov “The Grand Duel - Parte Prima”
from Kill Bill, Volume 1 - Original Soundtrack (A Band Apart 2003) —Music bed. Instrumental from 1973.


The Go-Betweens “Rock and Roll Friend”
from 16 Lovers Lane (CAPITOL 1988) —1988 b-side written by Robert Forster and Grant McLennan.


Allo Darlin' “Neil Armstrong”
from Europe (Slumberland 2012) —Featuring the lead vocals of Elizabeth Morris. Gorgeous pop song out of London.


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


The Dive Poets “The Ballad of Phoenix Jackson”
from Married to Your Ghost (self-released 2013) L —Drag The River; The Dive Poets @ Blueberry Hill Duck Room on Tuesday (12/3).


Melody Den “Kerosene and Nicotine”
from Kerosene and Nicotine single (self-released 2013) N  —Completely re-worked and new version of a Melody Den song originally recorded in 2007. Written and sung by Marc Chechik.


Bob Reuter and Kamikaze Cowboy “Charlie Floyd”
from Down in America (Magoo Records 2000) L —As certainly as good a song to come out of St. Louis in the last 15 years.


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


Middle Class Fashion “Cracked The Bottle”
from Jungle (Blip Blap! 2013) L —Fri 11/29 Née and Middle Class Fashion – Off Broadway


The Charflies “Tiny Town”
from Blowfish Rodeo (self-released 2013) N L —Black Friday Party w/ The CharFlies, The Wilhelms, and Buffalo Buffalo Buffalo at the Way Out on Friday (11/29).


Cave States “Get Along”
from The Great Divide (Undertow 2013) L —New debut release from the St. Louis band and featuring the vocals of Danny Kathriner and Chris Grabau.


Grace Basement “The Way to Be”
from Wheel Within A Wheel (Avonmore 2013) L —Fri 11/22 Grace Basement and Ransom Note – Plush


Ry Cooder “Brothers”
from Paris, Texas (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Warner Bros. 1989) —Music bed.


Eddie Spaghetti “When I Go, I'm Gone”
from The Value of Nothing (Bloodshot Records www.bloodshotrecords.com 2013) —Fri 11/22 Eddie Spaghetti of the Supersuckers – Off Broadway. Also on the bill are Skinny Jim and The Number 9 Blacktops.


Iris DeMent “Let the Mystery Be”
from Infamous Angel (Warner Bros. 1992) —Fri 11/22 Iris DeMent – Sheldon Concert Hall. Highly recommended.


Charlie Rich “Don't Put No Headstone on My Grave”
from Feel Like Going Home: The Essential Charlie Rich (Columbia / Legacy 1997) —1974 recording written by Charlie Rich.


Chet Atkins “St. Louis Blues”
from Eclectic Guitar (Cherry Red Records 2007) —Music bed. 1955 instrumental written by WC Handy.


Lindi Ortega “Tin Star” (Last Gang Records Inc. 2013) N


Imelda May “Tainted Love”
from Mayhem (Decca 2010) —Revved-up version of the Gloria Jones soul classic.


Dwight Yoakam “What Do You Know About Love”
from Tomorrow's Sounds Today (Reprise 2000) —Words and music by Dwight Yoakam.


Jerry Reed “The Claw”
from The Essential Jerry Reed (RCA 1995) —Music bed.

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