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Spinitron - KDHX: Sound Salvation Fri Mar 16th 2012

Sound Salvation (Music)

Fri Mar 16th 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

7:00am

Creedence Clearwater Revival “Good Golly, Miss Molly” from The Singles Collection (Fantasy 2009) —I'm pretty sure this was the first version of this song I ever heard, way back in my wayward youth.Buy it!

7:03am

The Easybeats “Peculiar Hole in the Sky” from The Definitive Anthology (Repertoire Records 1996) —Now here's one you don't hear every day from this fab band.Buy it!

7:06am

XTC “Science Friction” from White Music (Geffen 1978) —Frantic, frenetic, brilliant.Buy it!

7:09am

Dr. Dog “Heavy Light” from Be the Void (Deluxe Edition) (Anti / Epitaph 2012N  —I am a trace, I am a gesture in the heavy heavy light. I don't know what it means, either, but it sounds good.Buy it!

7:13am

The Long Winters “Bride & Bridle” from When I Pretend to Fall CD ALBUM (Barsuk 2003) —I miss these guys - they had some really good songs.Buy it!

7:18am

Devotchka “100 Other Lovers” from 100 Lovers (Epitaph 2011) —I can never really understand what he's saying, but I love the sound of this band so much!Buy it!

7:22am

Punch Brothers “New York City” from Who's Feeling Young Now? (Nonesuch 2012N  —Sublime.Buy it!

7:26am

Vic Chesnutt “Buckets of Rain” from Crossing Jordan (DMZ 2003) —A powerful take on the Dylan classic from the late great singer/songwriter.Buy it!

7:32am

Carolina Chocolate Drops “Political World” from Chimes of Freedom (Fontana 2012N  —Cool version of the Dylan song, as one can only expect from this great band.Buy it!

7:35am

John Lee Hooker “This Is Hip” from The Very Best of John Lee Hooker (Rhino 1995) —A classic from the master.Buy it!

7:38am

Dion “I'm Ready to Go” from Tank Full of Blues (Blue Horizon 2012N  —Dion is rocking the blues.Buy it!

7:41am

Peggy Lee “Fever” from Spotlight on Peggy Lee: Great Ladies of Song (CAPITOL 1995) —While Little Willie John's original is better, there is no argument that Peggy Lee does an incredible job with this song. And that bass player is perfect.Buy it!

7:45am

Janiva Magness “Whoop and Holler” from Stronger For It (Alligator 2012N  —The sound of pure joy!Buy it!

7:48am

Ruthie Foster “Lord Remember Me” from Let It Burn (Blue Corn Music 2012N  —Ruthie joins the Blind Boys of Alabama for a stunning vocal workout.Buy it!

7:51am

Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong “It Ain't Necessarily So” from Porgy & Bess (Verve 1957) —I dig the way these two interpret Gershwin.Buy it!

8:02am

The 5th Dimension “Save the Country” from Up Up and Away: The Definitive Collection (Arista 1997) —These guys did love to cover Laura Nyro songs, didn't they? And Laura Nyro songs loved their interpretations.Buy it!

8:05am

Gladys Knight & The Pips “Operator” from Letter Full of Tears (Acrobat www.acrobatmusic.net 2008) —An obscure but glorious cut from the early days of Pipdom.Buy it!

8:07am

Smokey Robinson & The Miracles “You Really Got a Hold On Me” from Gold (Motown 2006) —Like I could say anything you don't already know about this one.Buy it!

8:10am

Mitch Ryder “The Promise” (Michigan Broadcasting Corporation 2012N  —It's so nice to have new material from this masterful vocalist.Buy it!

8:19am

Tinhorn “Club Nitty Gritty” from Pajama Party (Rooster Lollipop 2000) —St. Louis band that deserves to be remembered all these years after they broke up.Buy it!

8:22am

The Bangles “Anna Lee (Sweetheart of the Sun)” from Sweetheart of the Sun (Model Music Group 2011) —On the short list of my fave songs last year.Buy it!

8:25am

The Creation “Nightmares” from Complete Collection Vol. 1 - Making Time (Sin-Drome) —The more I listen to the Creation, the more I marvel that they weren't able to make the top tier of British invasion bands. These guys were amazing.Buy it!

8:31am

Robert Pollard “Top of My Game” from Normal Happiness (Merge 2006) —Robert Pollard is in Guided By Voices again, and they were just declared by the White House Press Secretary to be the greatest rock'n'roll band in the world.Buy it!

8:33am

Andrew Bird “Danse Caribe” from Break it Yourself (Mom + Pop 2012N  —I'm very impressed with the couple of songs I've heard so far from this new record. Bird may finally be taking full advantage of his enormous talent.Buy it!

8:38am

Chuck Prophet “Play That Song Again” from Temple Beautiful (Yep Roc 2011N  —Nex t Thursday night at Off Broadway, with the Jans Project opening.Buy it!

8:41am

Rough Shop “Reloaded” from Beneath the South Side Bridge (Perdition 2012N L —St. Louis music continues to shine - CD release party Apr. 14 at Off Broadway.Buy it!

8:47am

Bob Delevante “Like a Meadowlark Blues” from Columbus and the Colossal Mistake (Relay 2005) —This guy deserved more success than he had - what a catchy song.Buy it!

8:51am

Kevin Gordon “Tearing It Down” from Gloryland (Crowville Collective 2010N  —Just another witness to our own retreat. I think that's what he sang.Buy it!

8:55am

Ike Reilly “Fish Plant Rebellion” from Poison the Hit Parade (Rock Ridge 2008) —Different options for dealing with the situation.Buy it!

9:03am

Spoek Mathambo “Kites” from Father Creeper (Sub Pop 2012N  —A South African with a hip-hop/indie rock crossover sound. I like it.Buy it!

9:08am

Bruce Springsteen “Land of Hope and Dreams” from Wrecking Ball (Columbia 2012N  —The final recorded testament of Clarence Clemons, among many other reasons to love this track.Buy it!

9:16am

Leonard Cohen “Going Home” from Old Ideas (Columbia 2012N  —Even though he can barely force his rasp into a melody a lot of the times, his recitations are beautifully musical. I love this record.Buy it!

9:20am

Robert Glasper Experiment “The Consequences of Jealousy” from Black Radio (Blue Note url 2012N  —Bringing Meshell Ndegeocello on board for a project is always a great idea - a sultry and mysterious slow jam.Buy it!

9:24am

The Diplomats of Solid Sound “Get Out Of The Way (So I Can Get Back To My Life)” from What Goes Around Comes Around (Pravda 2010) —Warm, full-bodied funk.Buy it!

9:28am

Jon Cleary “Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky” from Occapella! (FHQ 2012) —This album comes out in a few weeks - it's a brilliant tribute to the brilliant Allen Toussaint.Buy it!

9:33am

Bhi Bhiman “Ballerina” from Bhiman (Boocoo Music 2012N  —We got married in a Wal-Mart. Now that's an opening line.Buy it!

9:37am

Audra Mae & The Almighty Sound “Smokin' the Boys” from Audra Mae & The Almighty Sound (Side One Dummy Records 2012N  —I've only heard a couple tracks, but this woman has oomph!Buy it!

9:41am

The Picketts “Still In Love” from The Wicked Picketts (Rounder 1995) —Great version sung by Christy McNichol of the Boudleaux Bryant song.Buy it!

9:43am

Fern Jones “I Ain't Got Time” from The Glory Road (Numero Group 2005) —Country gospel pleasures.Buy it!

9:47am

Dave Alvin “Kern River” from West Of The West (Yep Roc 2006) —Of coursse Merle Haggard sings it better, but honestly, I know this version so much better so it feels more right to me.Buy it!

9:50am

Shooter Jennings “The Real Me” from Family Man (EOne 2012N  —I like Shooter better when he doesn't go all metal and heavy rock on me.Buy it!

9:54am

Tift Merritt “Your Love Made a U Turn” from Tambourine (Lost Highway 2004) —I'd kind of forgotten how enjoyable this record was - soul revival in the alt-country world.Buy it!

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