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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Feb 20th 2014

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Feb 20th 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


Sam Cooke “Bring It On Home To Me”
from The Man Who Invented Soul (Sony 2000) R  —I had a request for this during last week's duets show but didn't have it on hand. This 1962 Sam Cooke composition features the vocals of Sam Cooke and Lou Rawls.


Margie Hendrix “Packin' Up”
from Dusty Heard Them Here First (Ace 2014) N  —This 1965 song was written by Margie Hendrix shortly after being fired from the Raeletts. About Ray Charles, perhaps?


J. J. Barnes “Baby Please Come Back Home”
from Kent's Cellar of Soul Volume 3 (Kent 2014) N  —1967 Detroit soul song written by J.J. Barnes and Don Davis and released in 1967 on the Groovesville label and 1969 by Stax.


Dusty Springfield “Ain't No Sun Since You've Been Gone”
from Dusty In London (Rhino 1999) —This 1968 recording was written by Cornelius Grant, Sylvia Moy and Norman Whitfield and was originally recorded by Gladys Knight & The Pips.


Georgie Fame “Soul Stomp”
from Mod Classics: 1964-1966 Single (BGP url 2010) —Music bed. 1965 version of the Earl Van Dyke instrumental.


Luther Ingram “(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want To Be Right”
from I Don't Want To Be Right: The Ko Ko Singles - Volume 2 (Kent 2008) —One of the greatest cheating soul songs of all time. Written by Homer Banks, Raymond Jackson, and Carl Hampton and recorded in 1972.


Sharon Jones & Lee Fields “Stranded in Your Love”
from Naturally (Daptone 2005) R  —Another duet request from last week that I didn't have with me. Written by Bosco Mann. - Sun 3/2 Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings w/Valerie June – Pageant. Highly recommended.


Johnnie Taylor “Toe-Hold”
from Wanted: One Soul Singer (stax 1967) —Written by Isaac Hayes and David Porter.


The Martinis “Key Chain”
from Charles "Packy" Axton - Late Late Party - 1965-67 (Light In The Attic www.lightintheattic.net 2011) —Music bed. Memphis soul instrumental recorded circa 1965-67.


St. Paul & The Broken Bones “I'm Torn Up”
from Half the City (Thirty Tigers 2014) N  —New release which just came out this week from the band based out of Birmingham, AL and featuring the powerful vocals of Paul Janeway.


Leyla McCalla “Love Again Blues”
from Vari-Colored Songs: A Tribute to Langston Hughes (Fat Possum 2014) N  —This musical arrangement of a Langston Hughes poem was done by multi-instrumentalist, Leyla McCalla, and is from her new debut album.


Benmont Tench “Duquesne Whistle”
from You Should Be So Lucky (Blue Note 2014) N  —I love this version of the Bob Dylan song from the new debut release by the longtime Heartbreaker and keyboard session-player extraordinare.


Ry Cooder “Dark End Of The Street”
from The Ry Cooder Anthology: The UFO Has Landed (Warner Bros/Rhino 2008) —Music bed. 1972 instrumental version of the Dan Penn/Chips Moman cheating soul classic.


Jimbo Mathus & the Tri-State Coalition “Writing Spider”
from Dark Night of the Soul (Fat Possum Records / Hostess 2014) N  —Jimbo Mathus is co-founder of the Squirrel Nut Zippers but this sounds nothing like them. Really strong amalgamation of soul, swamp rock, and gospel from the Mississippi guitarist and singer/songwriter. And, yes, this song sounds Stones-influenced.


Barbara Lynn “I'm A Good Woman”
from A Good Woman: The Complete Tribe & Jet Stream Singles 1966-1979 (Kent 2011) —1966 Tribe Records single written by Barbara Lynn. Still performing and sounding great live to this ver day.


Garland Jeffreys “It's What I Am”
from Truth Serum (Thirty Tigers 2013) —Soulful autobiographical song from the Brooklyn singer-songwriter's fine 2013 release.


Percy Sledge “Kind Woman”
from Percy Sledge: The Atlantic Recordings (Atlantic/Rhino 2010) —1969 soul version of the Buffalo Springfield song written by Richie Furay.


The Bo-Keys “Sundown On Beale”
from Got To Get Back! (Electraphonic 2011) —Music bed.


Eleni Mandell “Put My Baby to Bed”
from Let's Fly a Kite (Yep Roc www.yeproc.com 2014) N  —This new release finds the talented singer-songwriter working with Nick Lowe's producer and backing band. What a terrific show she put on at the Firebird last week.


Sabina “Cinema”
from Toujours (Bar/None Records www.bar-none.com 2014) N  —New release from the former frontwoman of the Brazilian Girls. The Paris-based singer was born in Rome but was raised in Germany, Italy, and France before settling down for a stint in New York. All kinds of musical influences on this album.


Marianne Faithfull “Goin' Back”
from Horses And High Heels (Naive 2014 2010) —Written by Carole King and Gerry Goffin. The pairing of producer Hal Willner with Marianne Faithfull works so well.


Ennio Morricone “Muchio Selvaggio”
from Action! 15 Cult Movie Classics (Mojo 2013) —Music bed. 1973 instrumental written, arranged and produced by Ennio Morricone.


Raul Malo “Downbound Train”
from Badlands: A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska (Sub Pop 2000) R  —I had a request for this sublime Bruce Springsteen cover last week but since I was playing all duets I held off until this week. Hopefully, the listener hears it.


Roger McGuinn & Calexico “One More Cup Of Coffee”
from I'm Not There (Columbia 2007) —Ladies and gentlemen, this is a great pairing. Written by Bob Dylan with Kelly Hogan on backing vocals. -KDHX Presents: Eight Miles High: A Tribute to the Byrds on Fri 3/28 at Off Broadway. Why would you even think of missing this?


Bob Dylan “Isis”
from Desire Vinyl Album (Columbia 1975) —Everything about this song is so freakin' great. - I said, “I got no money.” He said, “That ain’t necessary”


Bob Dylan “Bunkhouse Theme”
from Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture) (Columbia 1973) —Music bed. Instrumental composed by Bob Dylan.


Magnolia Summer “Yesterday Was a Blur”
from The Hill or the Climb (Undertow 2014) N L —Written and lead vocals by Chris Grabau.


Patti Smith Group “So You Want to Be a Rock N Roll Star”
from Wave (Arista 1979) —Written by Roger McGuinn and Chris Hillman and produced by Todd Rundgren.


The Byrds “5D (Fifth Dimension)”
from Fifth Dimension (Columbia 1966) —Written by Roger McGuinn. Let's just say it's not an overused song theme. Van Dyke Parks plays the organ on this track.


The Byrds “John Riley (Instrumental Version 1)”
from Fifth Dimension (Columbia 1966) —Music bed. 1966 tripped-out instrumental version of a traditional folk song..


Quilt “A Mirror”
from Held In Splendor (Mexican Summer 2014) N  —Psychedelic folk and rock from this Boston trio. I really like it.


Small Faces “Here Come the Nice (French EP version)”
from Small Faces & Friends (Mojo/Immediate 2014) N  —Written by Steve Marriott and Ronnie Lane and found on this compilation CD which accompanies the March, 2014 issue of Mojo magazine.


The Animals “I'm Crying”
from Most of the Animals (EMI UK 1992) —1964 song written by Eric Burdon and Alan Price.


Jimmy McGriff “All About My Girl”
from Jimmy McGriff Greatest Hits (Blue Note 1997) —Music bed. 1963 instrumental written by Jmmy McGriff.


Faces “Debris”
from The Best of Faces: Good Boys... When They're Asleep (Rhino 1999) —1973 song written by Ronnie Lane. A work of exquisite beauty.


Dean & Britta “Family Conference”
from The Squid & The Whale ST (Ultra 2005) —Music bed.


Lone Justice “Soap, Soup and Salvation”
from This Is Lone Justice: The Vaught Tapes, 1983 (Omnivore Recordings 2014) N  —Previously unreleased 1983 rawer studio recording of a song written by Maria McKee.


Fort Shame “Like That Richard Manuel Song”
from Double Wide (Peloton Records 2012) —Written by Todd May and featuring the vocals of Todd May (Lilybandits) and Sue Harshe (Scrawl).


Lydia Loveless “Wine Lips”
from Somewhere Else (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2014) N  —Man, this album is a walking FCC-violation. Tread lightly. Really a terrific voice. - Wed 3/5 Lydia Loveless – Off Broadway


Les Champions “Colorado”
from An Outbreak of Twangin' (Psychic Circle 2009) —Music bed.


Dawn Landes “Cry No More”
from Bluebird (Western Vinyl 2014) N  —Beautiful song written by Dawn Landes and featuring Norah Jones on harmony vocals and piano.


Paul Kelly “Melting”
from Words and Music (Vanguard 1998) —This would have been great on the duets show last week. Written by and featuring the duet vocals of Paul Kelly and Monique Brumby.


The Hold Steady “Cheyenne Sunrise”
from Stay Positive (LP vinyl version) (Vagrant www.vagrant.com 2008) —Hard to believe a song this good would be left off of the CD version of this album.


Richmond Fontaine “Walking Back to Our Place at 3 AM”
from We Used To Think The Freeway Sounded Like A River CD Album (El Cortez www.thedelines.com 2009) —Music bed. Instrumental from the band out of Portland, OR.


The Vondrukes “The Prince Of L.A.”
from Runaway, Goodbye Love (self-released 2011) L —Dig the trumpets. Dig the guitar-playing. Dig the song.


Richmond Fontaine “The Boyfriends”
from We Used To Think The Freeway Sounded Like A River CD Album (El Cortez www.thedelines.com 2009) —"Please I ain't like that. I ain't gonna be like that."


Angel Olsen “Lights Out”
from Burn Your Fire For No Witness (Deluxe Edition) (Jagjaguwar / Hostess www.jagjaguwar.com 2014) N L —Sun 4/27 Angel Olson – Off Broadway


Dolly Varden “The Milkshake Incident, Part 1”
from For a While (Mid-Fi 2013) —Music bed.


Laura Cantrell “When It Comes To You”
from No Way There From Here (Thrift Shop Recordings 2014) —This is her first album of all original material in a long time. Well worth the wait.


One Take “Caleb Meyer”
from Transitions (self 2013) N L —Danielle Aslanian singing a Gillian Welch song. Nothing can go wrong in that scenario. Colin Blair guests on banjo on this track.


Dolly Varden “The Thing You Love Is Killing You”
from The Dumbest Magnets (evil teen 2001) —The best Richard and Linda Thompson song written by somebody else.


Neil Young “The Emperor of Wyoming”
from Neil Young (Reprise 1968) —Music bed.

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