Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
Thu Nov 3rd 2011 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
Barbara Lynn “Club A Go-Go”
from A Good Woman: The Complete Tribe & Jet Stream Singles 1966-1979. (Kent 2011) N —Written by Barbara Ozen (aka Barbara Lynn) & recorded in 1967 for the Tribe label. Found on this new collection of soul singles she recorded for the Tribe, Jet Stream, Copyright, Atlantic and Starflite labels.
Sam Cooke “Lost And Lookin'”
from Night Beat MP3/file Album (RCA Victor 1963) —Recorded in 1963 with backing by Hal Blaine (drums), Rene Hall & Clif White (guitars), Cliff Hils (bass), Ray Johnson (piano) & Billy Preston (organ). One of my favorite recordings, ever. Written by J.W Alexander & Lowell Jordan.
Sébastien Tellier “Fantino”
from Lost In Translation - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Ryko/WEA 2003) —Music bed. 2001 instrumental composed by Sebastien Tellier.
John Wesley Harding “There's a Starbuck's Where the Starbuck's Used to Be”
from The Sound of His Own Voice (Yep Roc www.yeproc.com 2011) N —New release featuring guests such as Peter Buck, Rosanne Cash, Scott McCaughey and and John Moen, Chris Funk, Jenny Conlee, and Nate Query of the Decemberists.
The Beach Boys “Heroes and Villains”
from The Smile Sessions (CAPITOL 2011) N —Well, it had to happen sooner or later. This is from a new 2-CD collection of songs, session outtakes, dialogue, etc. from the 1966-67 sessions for their"Smile" release which was supposed to come out in 1967 & was meant to follow up "Pet Sounds."
The Blind Boys of Alabama “(Jesus Hits Like The) Atom Bomb”
from Atom Bomb (Real World Records 2005) —Appearing at the Old Rock House next Tuesday (11/8). Opening is Sara & Sean Watkins. Ending the show with a trio of songs originally written during the era of the introduction of the atomic bomb.
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