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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Dec 10th 2010

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Dec 10th 2010 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

7:01am

Keith Richards “Take It So Hard” from Vintage Vinos (VirginN  —As good as any Stones song of the last 30 years.Buy it!

7:04am

Rolling Stones “Grown Up Wrong” from 12 X 5 (ABKCO 1964) —I believe it was Tony C who posted this song on Facebook and inspired me to play it.Buy it!

7:06am

Pretty Things “Don't Bring Me Down” from Pretty Things (snapper 1965) —Competing head to head with the Stones, and coming out even.Buy it!

7:09am

Smokey Robinson & The Miracles “Xmas Every Day” from Eddie G's Xmas Party 2006 (Eddie G 2006) —A typically catchy Smokey track. About that Xmas feeling.Buy it!

7:11am

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings “Ain't No Chimneys” from Christmas on KYULE 2010 (KYULE 2010) —The annual Xmas music comp put together by John Wendland is always my fave discovery of the season - I hadn't actually heard this cut before.Buy it!

7:15am

Chic “I Want Your Love” from Very Best of Chic (Rhino 2000) —Somebody posted the video of this to Facebook - I'm getting lots of great musical ideas that way. Man, just check out that bass line.Buy it!

7:22am

Prince “Pop Life” from Around the World in a Day (Warner Bros. 1985) —Here's a record I need to go back and hear again - whenever I hear something from it, I am enthralled.Buy it!

7:26am

Blue Nile “Tinseltown in the Rain” from A Walk Across the Rooftops (A&M 1984) —What majesty!Buy it!

7:34am

Sade “Soldier of Love” from Soldier Of Love (Epic 2010N  —A martial rhythm track and some beautiful singing from Sade.Buy it!

7:40am

Cassandra Wilson “Forty Days and Forty Nights” from Silver Pony (Blue Note url 2010N  —A funky jazz take on the Muddy Waters song.Buy it!

7:46am

Mavis Staples “Creep Along Moses” from You Are Not Alone (Anti 2010N  —This Rick Holmstrom guy who plays guitar with Mavis these days is magnificent.Buy it!

7:49am

Eden Brent “Ain't Got No Troubles” (Yellow Dog 2010N  —She ain't got no troubles because she has such an incredible New Orleans piano groove here.Buy it!

7:54am

Buddy Guy “Key Don't Fit” from Living Proof (Silvertone/Jive Records 2010N  —Locksmiths are so busy in the blues community.Buy it!

8:03am

Nic Jones “Courting is a Pleasure” from Penguin Eggs (Shanachie 1980) —An amazing English folk guitarist who never recorded again after this 1980 album - 2 years later he was hurt in a car crash and couldn't play any more.Buy it!

8:08am

Richard Thompson “Among the Gorse, Among the Grey” from Dream Attic (Shout Factory www.shoutfactory.com 2010N  —The most somber and folk-rooted song on the new Richard Thompson album.Buy it!

8:12am

Matthews Southern Comfort “My Front Pages” from Live in Maidstone 1970 (Zeit 2008) —A rare live recording of the Arlo Guthrie song.Buy it!

8:20am

Tom Petty “Honeybee” from Wildflowers (Warner Bros. 1994) —A hard rocking cowbell gem.Buy it!

8:25am

Sloan “Live On” from Action Pact (RCA 2003) —Another riff rocking cowbell track suggested by Jim Varvaris, who, now that I think of it, also recommended the Tom Petty cut. We'd be a sorry cowbell segment without Jim's tireless efforts to help.Buy it!

8:31am

Beck “Mixed Bizness” from Midnite Vultures (DGC 1999) —I'm not overly fond of Beck in general, but I do still enjoy this funky Prince-ish turn he did, especially this cowbell-laden track.Buy it!

8:35am

Bryan Ferry “This Is Tomorrow” from In Your Mind (Virgin 1977) —Bryan Ferry knew that the combination of Chris Spedding on guitar and a cowbell in the backline couldn't be beat.Buy it!

8:38am

Shoes “Tomorrow Night” from Present Tense (Ekektra 1979) —Haven't heard this one in years - still sounds cool.Buy it!

8:41am

Posies “So Caroline” from Blood/Candy (Ryko 2010N  —Nice to hear these guys back at their power pop original game.Buy it!

8:45am

Rough Shop “Little Wrapped Gift” from Just Because It Was Christmas (Santa's Last Stop 2009L —Rough Shop's 7th Annual Holiday Extravaganza expands to two nights at Focal Point, tonight & tomorrow. There is no happier seasonal event anywhere.Buy it!

8:48am

George Jones & Tammy Wynette “Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus” from Country Christmas (Rhino 1996) —Spencer Marquart of Rough Shop re-hipped me to this gem when he raved about it on Facebook the other day.Buy it!

8:50am

The Cameos “Merry Christmas” from Cameo-Parkway 1957-1967 (ABKCO 2005) —A jaunty little Xmas post-doo-wop number.Buy it!

8:52am

Bobby the Poet “White Christmas ( 3 O'Clock Weather Report)” from Cameo Parkway 1957-1967 (Original Hit Recordings) (ABKCO 2005) —I just discovered this accidentally yesterday. Holy cow.Buy it!

8:54am

Bob Dylan “Do You Hear What I Hear?” from Christmas in the Heart (Columbia 2009) —I really think Dylan's Christmas record was great - just compare how silly that parody was with the warmth and passion of this cut.Buy it!

9:03am

Afrocubism “Jarabi” from Afrocubism (World Circuit/Nonesuch 2010N  —You just can't imagine how perfect is this union between Cuban and Malian musicians.Buy it!

9:09am

Regina Carter “N'Teri” from Reverse Thread (E1 2010N  —If I'd had any brains, I'd have figured out a way to catch Regina Carter touring behind this album at Jazz at the Bistro last month. This is gorgeous.Buy it!

9:15am

Tom Ze “Joao Nos Tribunais” from Estudando A Bossa: Nordeste Plaza (Luaka Bop 2010N  —Always nice to hear something new from this Brazilian fave - until I have to try to pronounce these titles on the air.Buy it!

9:18am

El Guincho “Danza Invinto” from Pop Negro (Young Turks 2010N  —Spanish dance fun.Buy it!

9:23am

Southern Culture on The Skids “Bone Dry Dirt” from The Kudzu Ranch (Kudzu Records 2010N  —My mind really does work in mysterious ways when I put this show together sometimes.Buy it!

9:30am

Radio Stars “Dirty Pictures” from Fool's Gold: Chiswick Chartbusters Vol. 1 (Chiswick 1977) —A classic shoulda-been big hit from a band I'd completely forgotten until reminded on Faceook the other day.Buy it!

9:33am

Sweet “Blockbuster” from The Best of Sweet MP3/FILE COMP (EMI Records 1974) —They sure don't write 'em like this no more.Buy it!

9:36am

Fantasy Four “Wig Wam Bam” from Getting Fantastic with the Fantasy Four (Pancake Productions 2010N  —A fun-filled cover of another Sweet classic.Buy it!

9:40am

Meat Puppets “Out My Way” (Rykodisc 1986) —I've just been reminiscing about the concerts I used to see back in the olden days - these guys could be sublime.Buy it!

9:46am

Fishbone “Slick Nick, You Devil You” from Fishbone 101 - Nuttasaurusmeg Fossil Fuelin' the Fonkay (Columbia 1996) —I can't believe I had never heard this until Andrea Hayes posted it on Facebook the other day. A crazy Xmas classic.Buy it!

9:51am

Shelby Lynne “Silver Bells” from Merry Christmas (Everso 2010N  —Yes, they still make Christmas records that are essential. This one is terrific.Buy it!

9:55am

Nick Lowe “Freezing” from Christmas on KYULE 2010 (KYULE 2010) —An inspired choice by Mr. Wendland to include this non-holiday song in a holiday context.Buy it!

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