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Spinitron - KDHX: Memphis to Manchester Thu Aug 23rd 2012

Memphis to Manchester (Music)

Thu Aug 23rd 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

7:02am

Brother Jack McDuff “Tobacco Road” (Atlantic 1967) —Hammond B3-powered instrumental version of the John Loudermilk-penned song with arrangements by JJ Jackson & Brother Jack McDuff.Buy it!

7:04am

Esther Phillips “Fever (Single Version)” from Esther Phillips: The Atlantic Years (Rhino 2006) —Recorded in 1966 for Atlantic. Written by Eddie Cooley & John Davenport. A whole lot of artists have covered this song but I've never heard a version that has the same kind of feel as this.Buy it!

7:07am

Chuck Jackson “I Keep Forgetting (Every Time You're Near)” from Very Best of Chuck Jackson 1961-1967 (Varese 1997) —Written by Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller and recorded in 1962. The arrangements on this song by George "Teacho" Wiltshire are brilliant.Buy it!

7:10am

Mark III Trio “Tres Lobos” from Yet Mo' Mod Jazz (Kent 2000) —Music bed. 1966 instrumental recorded for Atlantic.Buy it!

7:13am

Solomon Burke “The Mighty Quinn” from Proud Mary (Bonus Track Version) (Sundazed 2000) —Soul cover of the Bob Dylan song recorded in 1970.Buy it!

7:15am

Bill Moss & The Celestials “You've Got to Serve Somebody” from Holy Spirit: Spiritual Soul & Gospel Funk (Harmless 2012N  —1980 gospel Bob Dylan cover found on this new 2-CD compilation of gospel soul & funk recorded for the Shreveport, LA-based Jewel Records label.Buy it!

7:20am

J P Robinson “George Jackson” from Change Is Gonna Come: The Voice of Black America 1963-1973 (Kent 2007) —Written by Bob Dylan & recorded in 1972 for the Atlantic label.Buy it!

7:23am

Isaac Hayes “Hung Up On My Baby” from Instrumentals (Ace/Stax 2003) —Music bed. 1974 instrumental composed by Isaac Hayes.Buy it!

7:27am

Jeanne and the Darlings “Soul Girl” from We're The Soul Girls! (Ace 2012N  —1967 song written by Isaac Hayes & David Porter and found on this new single-disc compilation of all the Volt recordings made by Jeanne and the Darlings & The Charmels from 1967-1969.Buy it!

7:27am

William Bell “Never Like This Before” from The Soul of a Bell (stax 1967) —William Bell was backed by Booker T. & The MGs, the Memphis Horns & Isaac Hayes on this 1966 recording. Written by Isaac Hayes, David Porter & Booker T. Jones.Buy it!

7:30am

The Mar-Keys “Plantation Inn” from Stay In School: Don't Be a Drop Out (Stax Records url 1967) —Music bed. Instrumental written by Isaac Hayes, Al Jackson, Jr., and Steve Cropper.Buy it!

7:34am

Lianne La Havas “Is Your Love Big Enough?” (WM UK 2012N  —From the London singer's debut release. Co-written by Matt Hales, Lianne La Havas & Willy MasonBuy it!

7:36am

Lee Fields & The Expressions “Faithful Man” (Truth and soul 2012) —James Brown-influenced title track from his latest release. Lee Fields and the Expressions will be at Lola in September (Sunday 9/16).Buy it!

7:40am

James Brown and The Famous Flames “Ain't That a Groove Part #1” from The Singles Vol. 4: 1966-1967 (Disc 1) (Hip O Select/Universal 2007) —Written by James Brown & Nat Jones and recorded in 1965 for the King label. And, yes, that's a groove.Buy it!

7:42am

Lee Fields & The Expressions “Wish You Were Here (Instrumental)” from Faithful Man (Instrumentals) (Truth & Soul Records 2012N  —Music bed. New release made up of all the instrumental tracks from their 2012 earlier release, Faithful Man.Buy it!

7:47am

Johnny Jenkins “I Walk On Guilded Splinters” from Country Funk 1969-1975 (Light In The Attic 2012N  —This Dr. John song was recorded in 1972 and features Duane Allman on guitar. This new 2-LP compilation is highly recommended.Buy it!

7:53am

Dr. John “Revolution” from Locked Down (Nonesuch 2012) —Appearing at the Big Muddy Blues Fest along with a whole host of others acts on Sat 9/1-Sun 9/2. You have to see artists like Dr. John while you still have the chance to.Buy it!

7:56am

Howard Tate “Get It While You Can” from Get It While You Can - The Complete Legendary Verve Sessions (Hip-O Select 2004) —This 1967 recording was written & arranged by Jerry Ragovoy and Janis Joplin later recorded it, as well.Buy it!

7:59am

The Bar-Kays “Midnight Cowboy” from The Best of The Bar-Kays (Stax-Volt 1992) —Music bed. Instrumental written by John Barry.Buy it!

8:04am

Betty Davis “They Say I'm Different” from They Say I'm Different (Expanded) (Light In The Attic 2007) —Reissue of her 1974 album with four previously unreleased bonus tracks. Written by Betty Davis. Chuck Berry rates three shout-outs on this.Buy it!

8:08am

Sly & The Family Stone “Sing A Simple Song” from Stand! (Epic 1969) —Rock meets funk meets gospel on this Sylvester Stewart-penned song.Buy it!

8:12am

The Jimi Hendrix Experience “All Along The Watchtower” from Electric Ladyland (legacy records 1968) —Because, sometimes, you just have to make time to play the greatest Bob Dylan cover, ever.Buy it!

8:16am

Sly & The Family Stone “My Brain (Zig-Zag) (Instrumental)” from Stand! (Expanded) (Epic 2007) —Music bed. This reissue of their 1969 release includes five bonus tracks - one of which is this previously unreleased Sylvester Stewart instrumental .Buy it!

8:18am

Rumer “P. F. Sloan” from Boys Don't Cry (Atlantic Records UK www.atlanticrecords.com 2012N  —Her voice sounds gorgeous on this Jimmy Webb song.Buy it!

8:22am

Rodriguez “This Is Not a Song, It's an Outburst: Or, the Establishment Blues” from Searching for Sugar Man soundtrack (Light In The Attic 2012N  —From the soundtrack to this documentary about '70s singer/songwriter Rodriguez. Hopefully, this film makes it to St. Louis, soon. It sounds really intriguing.Buy it!

8:25am

The Marketts “Ready, Steady, Go” from Outer Space, Hot Rods & Superheroes (Ace 2011) —Music bed. 1965 instrumental cut for Warner Bros.Buy it!

8:26am

Dolly Varden “Thirteen” from 13 (Mid-Fi 2008) —Big Star cover from their now out-of-print limited edition 2-CD set released for Dolly Varden's 13th anniversary.Buy it!

8:30am

Cotton Mather “Lily Dreams On” from Kontiki (Deluxe Edition) (Star Apple Kingdom 2012) —Reissue of the Austin band's 1997 album. Written by Robert Harrison. Dressy Bessy, Middle Class Fashion, & Cotton Mather will be at Off Broadway this Friday (8/24). Highly recommended.Buy it!

8:33am

The Blazers “Shore Break” from It Came From The Beach (Ace 2008) —Music bed. 1963 surf instrumental.Buy it!

8:35am

Dressy Bessy “The Things That You Say That You Do” from Dressy Bessy (Kindercore 2003) —Appearing with Middle Class Fashion & Cotton Mather at Off Broadway this Friday (8/24).Buy it!

8:39am

Susanna Hoffs “Regret” from Someday (Baroque Folk 2012N  —Written by Susanna Hoffs & Andrew Brassell and produced & orchestrated by Mitchell Froom. Beautiful ballad.Buy it!

8:42am

Kelly Hogan “Pass On By” from Live at KDHX 6-7-12 (KDHX 2012N  —Live KDHX recording of a song written by Margaret Ann Rich.Buy it!

8:45am

Roy Budd “Get Carter” from TV Sound and Image (Soul Jazz 2012N  —Music bed. 1971 instrumental written for the movie Get Carter.Buy it!

8:47am

Roger Nichols & The Small Circle of Friends “I'll Be Back” from Roger Nichols & The Small Circle of Friends (Universal/Polygram 1968) —Sublime Beatles cover from 1968.Buy it!

8:49am

Sloan “Fading Into Obscurity” from Never Hear the End of It (Yep Roc Records www.yeproc.com 2006) —Mini-suite of terrific pop songs from the band out of Halifax, Canada.Buy it!

8:53am

Raspberries “Overnight Sensation (Hit Record)” from Greatest (Capitol Catalog 2005) —Written by Eric Carmen & recorded in 1974.Buy it!

8:59am

The Lively Ones “Surf Rider” from The Birth of Surf (Ace 2011) —Music bed. 1963 surf instrumental recorded for the Dot label.Buy it!

9:04am

Fort Atlantic “Let Your Heart Hold Fast” from Fort Atlantic (Dualtone 2012N  —Fort Atlantic is really made up of Jon Black who wrote all the songs & played most of the instruments. This is the first song I've heard off the album & I really like it.Buy it!

9:08am

Son Volt “Last Minute Shakedown” from Straightaways (Warner Bros. 1997L —Appearing at LouFest this Saturday (8/25). Go to www.loufest.com for the entire lineup & schedule.Buy it!

9:12am

Pete Townshend & Ronnie Lane “Annie” from Rough Mix (Hip-O 1977) —Written by Ronnie Lane, Kit Lambert & Eric Clapton.Buy it!

9:15am

Alejandro Escovedo “Fort Worth Blue” from Street Songs of Love CD ALBUM (Fantasy 2009) —F 13 Music bed. Instrumental written by Alejandro Escovedo & David Pulkingham.Buy it!

9:17am

Iris DeMent “Go On Ahead and Go Home” from Sing the Delta (Flariella Records 2012N  —From her forthcoming album slated for release on 10/2.Buy it!

9:21am

Del McCoury Band “Nashville Cats” from The Family (Ceili 1999) —Sat 9/1 Del Yeah!: One-Day Bluegrass Festival featuring Del McCoury Band, Cumberland Gap, and others – Old Rock HouseBuy it!

9:24am

The Lovin' Spoonful “Butchie's Tune” from Daydream (Kama Sutra 1966) —Written by John Sebastian & Steve Boone and recorded in 1965. Sung by their drummer, Joe ButlerBuy it!

9:27am

The Lovin' Spoonful “Other Side Of This Life (Instrumental)” from Do You Believe In Magic (Kama Sutra 1965) —Music bed. Instrumental version of the Fred Neil song recorded in 1965.Buy it!

9:29am

Magic City “Let Me Go” from Les Animaux Épouvantables (Tower Groove Records 2011L —Words & music by Larry Bulawsky.Buy it!

9:36am

Roky Erickson and The Aliens “Don't Shake Me Lucifer” from I Have Always Been Here Before: The Roky Erickson Anthology disc 1 (Shout! Factory 2005) —Written by Roky Erickson & released in 1980.Buy it!

9:39am

PJ Harvey “Down By The Water” from To Bring You My Love (Island 1995) —I've said it before but this song sounds particularly menacing through headphones. Written by PJ Harvey & strings arranged by Pete Thomas.Buy it!

9:43am

Imelda May “Kentish Town Waltz” from Mayhem (Decca 2010) —Written by Imelda May.Buy it!

9:48am

Thea Gilmore “The Ballad of Frankie Lee and Judas Priest” from John Wesley Harding (Fulfill 2011) —From her release of cover versions of all the songs from Bob Dylan's John Wesley Harding album.Buy it!

9:52am

Holly Golightly “My Love Is” from My First Holly Golightly Album (Damaged Goods 2005) —Cover version of a Billy Myles song originally recorded by Little Willie John.Buy it!

9:55am

The Blasters “So Long Baby Goodbye” from Testament: The Complete Slash Recordings (1981-1985) (Rhino 2002) —1981 song written by Dave Alvin.Buy it!

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