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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Aug 27th 2010

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Aug 27th 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

Delaney & Bonnie “I Know How It Feels To Be Lonely” from D & B Together (Sony Legacy 1972) —Bonnie Bramlett sings the heck out of this soul ballad.Buy it!

7:05am

Leon Russell “Delta Lady” from Leon Russell (DCC 1970) —A true barn burner.Buy it!

7:09am

Joan Armatrading “Love and Affection” from Joan Armatrading (A&M 1976) —What a gorgeous song I hadn't heard in years - I am not in love, but I am open to persuasion. Thanks to Said for reminding me of it.Buy it!

7:15am

Esperanza Spalding “A Knowledge of Good and Evil” from Chamber Music (Heads Up 2010N  —Unbelievable vocal tour de force here! And no words.Buy it!

7:23am

Janelle Monáe “Dance Or Die” from The ArchAndroid (Wondaland/Bad Boy 2010N  —That cyborg beat really gets me going.Buy it!

7:26am

The Clash “Jimmy Jazz” from London Calling CD ALBUM (Epic) —It couldn't have been easy to write a traditional sounding outlaw song out of whole cloth, but the Clash pulled it off masterfully.Buy it!

7:31am

The Remains “Don't Look Back” from The Remains (Epic 1966) —One of the first classic reissues I ever bought, back in 1978, when I got it on red vinyl. This, however, is a regular colored CD.Buy it!

7:34am

13th Floor Elevators “You're Gonna Miss Me” from Garage Rock Classics (Varese Sarabande 2004) —Let's hear it for the electric jug!Buy it!

7:36am

Nick Lowe “Big Kick, Plain Scrap” from Labour of Lust (Columbia 1979) —When oh when will the marvels of Nick Lowe's second album be available on CD?Buy it!

7:39am

Flamin' Groovies “You Tore Me Down” from Shake Some Action (Great American Music Company/F2K 2007) —The whole album is great, but there are two absolute masterpieces on it; this is the one sometimes overlooked.Buy it!

7:42am

Beatles “I'm a Loser” from For Sale (CAPITOL 1964) —In glorious mono - thanks always to Lindsay.Buy it!

7:47am

Crowded House “Falling Dove” from Intriguer CD ALBUM (Fantasy 2010N  —Includes a Liam Finn guitar freak-out, patent pending.Buy it!

7:51am

Sarah Blasko “Down On Love” from As Day Follows Night (Dramatico 2010N  —Produced by Bjorn without Peter or John.Buy it!

7:53am

Joni Mitchell “For Free” from Ladies of the Canyon CD ALBUM (Unknown 1970) —I don't really think all street musicians are as good as the pros out there, but it's a nice romantic thought that they could be. Again, thanks to Said for the inspiration - Facebook is so cool.Buy it!

8:01am

Patty Griffin “I Smell a Rat” from Downtown Church CD ALBUM (CMG 2010N  —I thought last week's True Blood was pretty weak, but I was certainly pleased to hear this song at the end.Buy it!

8:03am

Tom Jones “Lord Help” from Praise & Blame (Lost Highway 2010N  —I just can't get enough of this record - Jones has never sang with such restraint and consequent power.Buy it!

8:07am

Fitz & the Tantrums “MoneyGrabber” from Pickin' Up the Pieces (Dangerbird 2010N  —Excellent new 60s soulish record.Buy it!

8:10am

Marvin Gaye “Trouble Man” SINGLE (Motown 1972) —Spectacular Marvin!Buy it!

8:16am

Steely Dan “My Old School” from Countdown to Ecstasy (Geffen* Records 1973) —My old friend Keith suggested this as a song that has an amazing amount of cowbell in it.Buy it!

8:22am

Tim Finn “Spiritual Hunger” from Big Canoe (Virgin 1986) —Very 80s production, but Finn makes it work - and throws in a cowbell on the bridge.Buy it!

8:29am

Richard Thompson “Crimescene” from Dream Attic (Shout Factory 2010N  —Finally in stores this coming Tuesday - it lives up to the wait.Buy it!

8:36am

Punch Brothers “You Are” from Antifogmatic (Nonesuch 2010N  —I think this one will be in my fave albums at the end of the year.Buy it!

8:41am

Jorma Kaukonen “Hamar Promenade” from Quah (BMG Heritage 1974) —Though it seems so obviously like a record I should have loved for years, I only heard this for the first time five days ago.Buy it!

8:46am

John Mellencamp “Save Some Time to Dream” from No Better Than This CD ALBUM (Rounder 2010N  —T Bone Burnett's production style is different in mono - interesting little record, I need to hear more of it.Buy it!

8:51am

Linda Ronstadt “You're No Good” from Greatest Hits Vol. 1 (Asylum 1976) —Guitarist Kenny Edwards played on and helped shape this cut. He passed away a few days ago.Buy it!

8:54am

Macy Gray “The Sellout” CD ALBUM (Universal/Concord 2010N  —Still loving this new record which fulfills all the promise she's had for years.Buy it!

9:01am

Cannibal And The Headhunters “Land of 1000 Dances (Naa, Na, Na, Na, Naa)” from I Love Rock n Roll Vol 14 (Collectables 2004) —I just found out Richard "Scar" Lopez of this band passed away at the end of July.Buy it!

9:04am

Paul Collins “Don't Blame Your Troubles On Me” from King of Power Pop (Alive Natural Sound 2010N  —A short and rockin' number from a guy who's been coming up with catchy songs for over 30 years now.Buy it!

9:06am

Little Big Town “Little White Church” from The Reason Why (CAPITOL NASHVILLE 2010N  —Sparkling new single from this sparkling contemporary country band.Buy it!

9:09am

Hank Williams “Move It On Over” from 40 Greatest Hits (Mercury 1978) —Somebody other than Hank was singing this at the beginning of the latest episode of "Memphis Beat," and it made me want to hear the original.Buy it!

9:11am

Cyndi Lauper “Don't Cry No More” from Memphis Blues (Mercer Street 2010N  —Cyndi sounds like she's snuck into Bobby Blue Bland's recording session back in 1959.Buy it!

9:17am

Aretha Franklin “Ain't No Way” from Lady Soul (Atlantic 1968) —Al Becker, host of Voices in the Dark every Sunday night here on KDHX, says this is his fave Aretha song. Can't argue with that.Buy it!

9:21am

Stevie Wonder “Summer Soft” from Songs In The Key Of Life CD ALBUM (Universal/Motown 1976) —I've been reminded of so many great songs just by scrolling through my Facebook wall - but I can't remember who posted this one the other day. Whoever it was, thanks a bunch!Buy it!

9:26am

Betty Davis “They Say I'm Different” (Light In The Attic 2007) —This one was posted by former KDHX DJ Rene Saller, and it's a corker of a great song.Buy it!

9:32am

Jimmy Smith “Funky Broadway” from Respect (Verve 1967) —I'm not sure who the guitarist is on this cut, but he's got a nice feel here.Buy it!

9:38am

Piano Red “Ain't Gonna Be Your Lowdown Dog No More” from The Lost Atlanta Tapes (Landslide 2010N  —Read my review of this album here: http://blues.about.com/od/cddvdrevie2/fr/Piano-Red-The-Lost-Atlanta-Tapes-2010.htmBuy it!

9:42am

Clyde McPhatter “I Told Myself a Lie” from Lover Please: The Complete MGM and Mercury Singles (Universal 2010N  —I don't think I even knew McPhatter made all these records after he left Atlantic - very nice new compilation of rarities.Buy it!

9:44am

William Bell “You Don't Miss Your Water” from Stax 50 - A 50th Anniversary Celebration (stax 2007) —This one breaks my heart every time I hear it.Buy it!

9:47am

Marshall Crenshaw “Mary Anne” from Marshall Crenshaw (Warner Brothers 1982) —Master of melodic hooks!Buy it!

9:50am

Raul Malo “Saint Behind the Glass” from Sinners & Saints (Fantasy 2010N  —Brilliant cover of the Los Lobos classic.Buy it!

9:54am

Alejandro Escovedo “Street Songs” from Street Songs of Love CD ALBUM (Fantasy 2009N  —I'm not overly enamored with the line-up at LouFest this weekend, but you can't argue with Alejandro being on the bill (or, for that matter, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Adam Reichman, and the Bottle Rockets).Buy it!

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