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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Jan 10th 2014

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Jan 10th 2014 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

7:00am

Everly Brothers “Bird Dog” from The Complete Cadence Recordings 1957-1960 (Varese Sarabande 2001) —This song never fails to make me smile. RIP Phil Everly.Buy it!

7:02am

Everly Brothers “Walk Right Back” from Heartaches & Harmonies (Rhino 1994) —The way those harmonies climb up on that chorus before dropping off on the line "I'm so lonesome every day." Sigh.Buy it!

7:05am

Everly Brothers “Man With Money” from Heartaches & Harmonies (Rhino 1994) —So many incredible songs from these guys. This one really rocks!Buy it!

7:07am

Everly Brothers “(You Got) The Power of Love” from Heartaches & Harmonies (Rhino 1994) —Seriously, how come this wasn't a huge smash in the mid-60s?Buy it!

7:11am

Dennis Diken “Let Your Loved One Sleep” from Late Music (Cryptovision 2009) —One of the best 60s inspired pastiches ever. This song sounds like a cross between the Turtles & the Lovin' Spoonful.Buy it!

7:15am

The Incurables “Farther” from Songs for a Blackout (self 2007) —She was my angel with second-hand wings. That's an intriguing opening line.Buy it!

7:18am

R.E.M. “Talk About the Passion” from Murmur (I.R.S. 1983) —When this song popped up on my itunes shuffle the other day, I was hearing that guitar arpeggio as if I'd never heard it a million times before, and I was thrilled to the core!Buy it!

7:22am

The Replacements “Nightclub Jitters” from Pleased To Meet Me (sire 1987) —I've had that kind of jitters, but it's been a long time.Buy it!

7:25am

Nick Lowe “I Must Be Getting Over You” from Dig My Mood (Rounder 1998) —This, too, shall pass.Buy it!

7:27am

Harry Nilsson “Don't Leave Me” from Aerial Pandemonium Ballet (RCA 1971) —Sweetly luxurious and yearning for connection.Buy it!

7:29am

The City “All My Time” from Now That Everything's Been Said (Ode 1969) —Carole King had a band for a brief shining moment before she became a solo artist. Wonderful song.Buy it!

7:33am

Laura Veirs “That Alice” from Warp & Weft (Raven Marching Band 2013N  —A rocker telling the story of Alice Coltrane.Buy it!

7:36am

Tim Finn “So Deep” from The Big Canoe (Virgin 1986) —Hooks galore, strong melody, and an invigorating original use of 80s sound and rhythm.Buy it!

7:40am

Sam Phillips “When I'm Alone” from Push Any Button (Littlebox Recordings 2013N  —When I'm alone I'm not lonely.Buy it!

7:44am

John Cale “Memphis” from Seducing Down the Door: A Collection 1970-1990 (Rhino 1994) —John Cale does Chuck Berry. This rocks!Buy it!

7:47am

Jimmy Page & Robert Plant “Four Sticks” from No Quarter (Atlantic 1994) —Cool reimagining of the Led Zeppelin material.Buy it!

7:53am

Sarah Borges & The Broken Singles “Belle of the Bar” from Diamonds In the Dark (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2007) —A sad but seductive song.Buy it!

8:01am

Louis Jordan “How 'Bout That?” from Jivin' With Jordan (Proper 2002) —Can he buy her love? How 'bout that?Buy it!

8:04am

Jimmy Witherspoon “Back Door Blues” from The Very Best of Jimmy Witherspoon: Miss Miss Mistreater (Collectables 2004) —It's been a long time since your lips were close to mine, if you leave the back door open, we'll make up for our lost time.Buy it!

8:07am

Jimmy McCracklin “My Love For You” from The Bob Geddins Blues Legacy (JSP 2009) —McCracklin isn't among the most remembered blues singers, but man, he could belt it out with style.Buy it!

8:09am

Dave Van Ronk “Hootchie Kootchie Man” from Down in Washington Square: The Smithsonian Folkways Collection (Smithsonian Folkways 2013N  —I've heard of Dave Van Ronk for decades, but it's only been this recent flurry of attention that's brought his killer personal style into my life.Buy it!

8:13am

Lurrie Bell “If It's Too Late” from Blues In My Soul (Delmark 2013N  —This guy is among the very greatest living blues performers.Buy it!

8:16am

The Bo-Keys “Weak Spot” from Got To Get Back! (Electraphonic 2011) —The great soul singer William Bell still has all his skills.Buy it!

8:20am

Betty Harris “12 Red Roses” from Soul Perfection Plus (West Side 1998) —So many great soul singers named Betty.Buy it!

8:23am

Peter Tosh “Pepper Seed” from Arise Black Man (Trojan trojanrecords.com 2000) —One of those weird Jamaican instrumentals featuring Peter Tosh playing organ.Buy it!

8:27am

Menahan Street Band “Lights Out” from The Crossing (Daptone 2012) —Intoxicating, exotic instrumental funk.Buy it!

8:29am

Carlos "Patato" Valdes “Cambia El Paso” from Funk Elements (VI 2005) —Not any funkier than a lot of classic salsa, but that's just fine by me.Buy it!

8:34am

Robert Randolph & The Family Band “Lickety Split” (Dare 2013N  —Oh, man, I'm getting the happy feet up in here.Buy it!

8:37am

Richard Thompson Band “I Still Dream” from More Guitar (Beeswing 2003) —Only a few weeks until Richard Thompson appears at the Pageant Feb. 19.Buy it!

8:43am

Tom Jones “Tower of Song” from Spirit In the Room (Rounder 2013) —He was born with the gift of a golden voice. But, boy, has he nurtured it.Buy it!

8:48am

Tommy Keene “Ride On Baby” from Excitement At Your Feet: The Tommy Keene Covers Album (Second Motion Records 2013N  —Great cover of a Rolling Stones song most people don't think about often enough.Buy it!

8:51am

The Zombies “Nothing's Changed” from Absolutely the Best (Varese Sarabande 1999) —So many great tunes come from these guys.Buy it!

8:54am

The Proclaimers “I'm Gone” from Restess Soul (Persevere 2005) —That's "gone" as in "really drunk," not "in another physical location."Buy it!

9:01am

Martha Wainwright “Tell My Sister” from Sing Me the Songs: Celebrating the work of Kate McGarrigle (Nonesuch 2013N  —See, I gave the weather forecast, then Martha started singing about the man on the radio giving a forecast. Meta!Buy it!

9:05am

Aoife O'Donovan “Red & White & Blue & Gold” from Fossils (Yep Roc 2013N  —Beautiful song about desire and love and feeling experiences.Buy it!

9:09am

Eleni Mandell “Blue Ribbon Eyes” from Country for True Lovers (Zedtone 2003) —Quiet, stillness, sorrow, love.Buy it!

9:13am

Amanda Shires “Deep Dark Below” from Down Fell the Doves (Lightning Rod 2013N  —It was a good year for Amanda Shires and her husband Jason Isbell. Two excellent records from that house.Buy it!

9:17am

Maria Muldaur “Any Old Time” from Maria Muldaur (Warner Brothers 1974) —Maria Muldaur covers Jimmie Rodgers.Buy it!

9:21am

John Fahey “Twilight Time” from Old Girlfriends and Other Horrible Memories (Varrick www.sixstringtheory.com 1992) —John Fahey was always full of surprises - this sweet and lovely take on the Platters song shines brightly.Buy it!

9:23am

June Tabor “This Is Always” from Some Other Time (Hannibal 1991) —Speaking of surprises, June Tabor was (and is) one of the greatest English folk singers, but she also interprets Great American songbook material in her own style.Buy it!

9:29am

Lindisfarne “Turn a Deaf Ear” from New Electric Muse: The Story of Folk Into Rock (Castle 1996) —One of these days, I need to hear more than just this one great song from this band.Buy it!

9:33am

Bill Frisell “The Music of Glen Deven Ranch” from Big Sur (okeh 2013N  —Frisell is making some truly exquisite music these days - he's always done that, but he just gets better and better.Buy it!

9:36am

Gregory Porter “Lonesome Lover” from Liquid Spirit (Blue Note url 2013N  —I love the way the drummer kicks off this swinging cut, and I love the way Porter sings the verses against the swing.Buy it!

9:40am

The Blind Boys of Alabama “I'll Find a Way (To Carry It All)” from I'll Find A Way (Masterworks 2013N  —Featuring Shana Worden. I don't know her, but she sings wonderfully.Buy it!

9:45am

J.D. McPherson “Why Lady Why” from High Cotton: A Tribute To Alabama (Lightning Rod 2013N  —I never paid attention to Alabama when they were selling millions of records, but there are good people on this tribute album. This is a fun cut.Buy it!

9:47am

The Meat Purveyors “Snow In the Door” from Someday Soon Things Will Be Much Worse! (Bloodshot 2006) —I've had more snow in the door of late than I care for.Buy it!

9:49am

Patty Larkin “Green Behind the Ears” from Still Green (Signature Sounds www.signaturesounds.com 2013N  —I've still only dipped into this new record, but, as always, what I've heard sounds great.Buy it!

9:53am

Conway Twitty “It's Only Make Believe” from The Conway Twitty Collection (MCA 1994) —He had the pipes to be Elvis, but not the sex appeal.Buy it!

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.