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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Jan 6th 2012

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Jan 6th 2012 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

6:59am

Bill Frisell “Please Please Me” from All We Are Saying . . . (Savoy Jazz 2011N  —I've fallen in love with this tribute to John Lennon - truly imaginative and gorgeous reworkings, without turning them into jazz, but not exactly staying rock, either.Buy it!

7:02am

Wizzard “Meet Me at the Jailhouse” from Wizzard Brew (EMI 1973) —Roy Wood writes a classic rock'n'roll song, then extends it to over 13 minutes with all sorts of crazy-quilt extras. I love it.Buy it!

7:18am

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers “Good Enough” from Mojo (Reprise 2010) —One of my two or three fave songs from this last Petty album - nice and trippy.Buy it!

7:24am

Javier Escovedo “Tonight Is Gonna Be Better” from City Lights (Javier Escovedo 2008) —The older brother of Alejandro snuck out this nice little rocker when nobody was paying attention a few years back. Well, most of the time, nobody is paying attention to him, but he was the heart of the True Believers, so he's worth noticing.Buy it!

7:27am

Willie Nile “Hear You Breathe” from The Innocent Ones (River House www.willienile.com 2010N  —From one of my fave albums of 2011, Willie Nile brings us a rocker of love and faith.Buy it!

7:34am

Marah “Can't Take It With You” from Angels of Destruction (Yep Roc 2008) —Serge Bielanko of Marah lost his home in a fire the other day. Donations are closed to the special relief fund, but follow this blog for info: http://mamapundit.com/bielankofirefundraiser/Buy it!

7:38am

The Cyrkle “Penny Arcade” from Red Rubber Ball (A Collection) (Sony 1996) —A sweet little song from the Red Rubber Ball guys.Buy it!

7:41am

The Blues Magoos “Love Seems Doomed” from Psychedelic Lollipop / Electric Comic Book (Collectables 1999) —A nice and cheery little number with eerie organ.Buy it!

7:45am

Meshell Ndegeocello “Don't Take My Kindness For Weakness” from Weather (Naive 2011N  —Taking the Soul Children into a contemplative modern world.Buy it!

7:48am

The Moonglows “Ten Commandments of Love” from Blue Velvet: The Ultimate Collection (Chess 1993) —Oh how happy we will be if we keep the ten commandments of love.Buy it!

7:52am

The Viceroys “Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego” from The Viceroys at Studio One: Ya Ho (Heartbeat 1995) —My three fave names in the Bible, and there are a lot of great candidates.Buy it!

7:55am

Betty Wright “He's Bad Bad Bad” from Best of Betty Wright (Rhino 1992) —An early and just plain fun soul number from the woman who's still going strong - her new album with the Roots sounds good, though the copy I've had access to at work is scratched and only plays a few cuts.Buy it!

8:02am

Zaiko Langa Langa “Dede Sur Mesure” from Avis de Recherche (Syllart Productions 2009) —I'd forgotten how ebullient soukous music is.Buy it!

8:17am

Albert King “This Morning” from The Complete King & Bobbin Recordings (Collectables 2004) —Now this is a swingin' little instrumental from King's early days.Buy it!

8:19am

The Highlighters Band “The Funky 16 Corners” from Funky 16 Corners (Stones Throw 2001) —One of the funkiest cuts ever.Buy it!

8:25am

Etta James “What'd I Say” from Etta James Rocks The House (Chess Records 1992) —From one of the greatest live albums in history.Buy it!

8:30am

Ransom Note “Taken For Granted” from It's You! (Tower Groove 2011N L —St. Louis band moves in the retro-soul circles, sort of.Buy it!

8:31am

Dave Alvin “Murrietta's Head” from Eleven Eleven (Yep Roc 2011N  —He's just the king of story-telling in song. Well, maybe co-regent with Guy Clark.Buy it!

8:37am

Richard Hawley “Valentine” from Lady's Bridge (Mute) —Majestic.Buy it!

8:44am

Tom Waits “Kiss me” from Bad As Me (Anti 2011N  —I feel as though I should be drunk when listening to this one. Drunk and lonely.Buy it!

8:48am

Mississippi Sheiks “Stop and Listen Blues #2” from The Essential (Classic Blues 2002) —Going way back here and feeling pretty good about it.Buy it!

8:52am

LOUISIANA RED “See That My Grave Is Kept Clean” from Memphis Mojo (Ruf www.rufrecords.de 2011N  —My review of this fine new release: http://blues.about.com/od/cddvdrevie2/fr/Louisiana-Red-And-Little-Victors-Juke-Joint-Memphis-Mojo-2011.htmBuy it!

8:55am

Chuck Berry “She Once Was Mine” from You Never Can Tell: The Complete Chess Recordings 1960-1966 (Hip-O Select 2009) —Not one of Berry's most famous songs, but a pretty good blues number that's worth checking out.Buy it!

8:58am

The Retros “High Energy Love” from Inner City Rockers: The Retros 1979 (BDR 2011N L —My friends back in 1979 actually recorded a very fine album that only just now got released.Buy it!

9:04am

Rocket From the Tombs “Good Times Never Roll” from Barfly (FIRE 2011N  —The great David Thomas of Pere Ubu fame revives his pre-Ubu band, with Richard Lloyd now on guitar.Buy it!

9:07am

The Fantasy Four “Outta My Head” from Getting Fantastic With the Fantasy Four (Pancake Productions 2010L —Another beloved St. Louis band with a record released a few years after they broke up.Buy it!

9:09am

Love “Orange Skies” from Da Capo (Elektra 1966) —Hey, I love Forever Changes as much as the next guy, but let's not forget they had some great songs on this one, too.Buy it!

9:09am

Love “Orange Skies” from Da Capo (Elektra 1966) —Hey, I love Forever Changes as much as the next guy, but let's not forget they had some great songs on this one, too.Buy it!

9:07am

The Fantasy Four “Outta My Head” from Getting Fantastic With the Fantasy Four (Pancake Productions 2010L —Another beloved St. Louis band with a record released a few years after they broke up.Buy it!

9:09am

Love “Orange Skies” from Da Capo (Elektra 1966) —Hey, I love Forever Changes as much as the next guy, but let's not forget they had some great songs on this one, too.Buy it!

9:12am

Lindsey Buckingham “Illumination” from Seeds We Sow (Eagle Rock 2011N  —One of the few songs on the new album that doesn't sound as if it was written while randomly fingerpicking the guitar.Buy it!

9:16am

Pete Townshend “A Little Is Enough” from Empty Glass (Atco Records 1980) —Confession: I think I owned this album before I owned any Who albums. So, it actually is more internalized in me than many Who records, though Lord knows I love those, too.Buy it!

9:21am

The Bangles “Sweet and Tender Romance” from Sweetheart of the Sun (Model Music Group 2011N  —Now this is what you call a rocker!Buy it!

9:23am

Teddy Thompson “Take Me Back Again” from Bella (Verve Forecast 2011) —To remind you what a great year we just had in music, this very fine album didn't even make my top 20.Buy it!

9:29am

Mott the Hoople “Rose” from Mott (Columbia 1973) —This song will break your heart.Buy it!

9:33am

John Lennon “Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy)” from Double Fantasy (Capitol Records 1980) —And so will this, remembering that John only lived a few weeks after this song was released.Buy it!

9:37am

Charlie Rouse “Samba De Orfeu” from Bossa Nova Bacchanal (Blue Note url 1962) —Just about my fave samba jazz crossover.Buy it!

9:44am

Kate & Anna McGarrigle “Complainte Pour Ste. Catherine” from The French Record (Hannibal 1980) —There aren't many things more beautiful than this record.Buy it!

9:47am

Nick Lowe “Restless Feeling” from The Old Magic (Yep Roc 2011N  —I can just see the well-dressed crowd cutting the rug to this one.Buy it!

9:49am

Jackie Terrell “I'm Gonna Look For You” from 50 Early Rockin' Tracks (Crazy Love 2000) —And then the mood changes and gets all frantic.Buy it!

9:51am

Dwight Yoakam “I'll Pretend” from Blame the Vain (New West www.newwestrecords.com 2005) —He really hasn't released an album of original material since this very fine one. Where are the songs, Dwight?Buy it!

9:53am

The Little Willies “Lovesick Blues” from For the Good Times (Milking Bull 2008N  —I love Norah Jones. Here she and Richard Julian sing all these great classic country songs - should be in stores soon.Buy it!

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