Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
Thu Feb 13th 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
William Bell and Judy Clay “My Baby Specializes”
from Duets (Stax Records url 1968) —1968 song written by Isaac Hayes and David Porter and found on this collection of duets Wlliam Bell sang with Judy Clay, Mavis Staples, and Carla Thomas that were previously released as singles between 1968-1973.
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell “If I Could Build My World Around You”
from The Complete Duets (Motown 2001) —If you ever want all the duets of Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell in one place, this two-disc collection is where you want to go. Also includes previously unreleased duets and some solo Tammi Terrell songs. Sublime. - This track was recorded in 1967.
Jackie DeShannon with The Byrds “Splendor In The Grass”
from Where the Action Is! Los Angeles Nuggets 1965-1968 (Rhino 2010) —1966 Imperial single written by Jackie DeShannon and featuring the vocals of Jackie DeShannon, Roger McGuinn, Gene Clark, and David Crosby. - KDHX Presents: Eight Miles High: A Tribute to the Byrds on March 28 at Off Broadway
Tom Waits & Crystal Gayle “This One's from the Heart”
from One from the Heart (Music from the Motion Picture) (Sony 1982) —Written by Tom Waits for the Francis Ford Coppola film soundtrack.
Wes Montgomery “Bumpin' On Sunset”
from Verve: The Sounds of America: The Singles Collection (Universal unk 2013) —Music bed. 1966 instrumental composed by Wes Montgomery.
Lee Hazlewood & Ann-Margret “Victims Of The Night”
from The LHI Years: Singles, Nudes & Backsides 1968-1971 (Light In The Attic www.lightintheattic.net 2012) —Recorded in Nashville in 1969 and featuring Charlie McCoy on harmonica.
The String-A-Longs “Should I?”
from Complete Pop Instrumental Hits of the Sixties, Vol. 2: 1961 (Hasmick 2012) —Music bed.
Aimee Mann & Michael Penn “Reason to Believe”
from Badlands: A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska (Sub-Pop 2000) —Written by Bruce Springsteen and found on one of the finer tribute albums out there.
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 2013) —Written by John Paul Keith. They put on a really memorable show at Off Broadway several weeks back.
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