Sound Salvation (Music)
Fri Nov 22nd 2013 7.00am–10.00am
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Time zone: central
Ensemble “The Wells Fargo Wagon”
from The Music Man (CAPITOL 1962) —It could be, oh yes, it could be, thomething thpethial just for me.
The Rutles “With a Girl Like You”
from The Rutles (Warner Bros. 1978) —Sometimes I forget this wasn't actually a Beatles song, it's such a perfect pastiche.
Spirit “Apple Orchard”
from Clear (Epic 1969) —It took me a long time to discover Spirit, but gee willikers, these guys were great!
Alejandro Escovedo “With These Hands” (Ryko 1996) —One of the best songs of the 90's, along with most of his other work that decade.
Tony Joe White “Storm Comin'”
from Hoodoo (Yep Roc 2013) N —You have to admire those artists who can stick with their signature sound for 40+ years.
Lightnin' Hopkins “Had a Gal Called Sal”
from Mojo Hand: The Anthology (Rhino 1993) —Hopkins is such a fascinating figure - he recorded for dozens of labels, in every blues style imaginable. He was always looking for the next paycheck, and always impeccable.
Flying House “Blues For Wolfman” (self 2013) N L —This St. Louis band carries on the legacy of Five of These and Bella Wolf quite nicely.
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