Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
Thu Nov 8th 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
Jeanne and the Darlings “What Will Later Be Like”
from We're The Soul Girls! The Complete Volt Recordings 1967-1969 (Ace 2012) —1968 song written by Homer Banks and Allen Jones taken from this 2012 compilation made up of the complete Volt recordings made by Jeanne and the Darlings & the Charmels.
Wilson Pickett “Everybody Needs Somebody to Love”
from Funky Midnight Mover: The Atlantic Studio Recordings (1962-1978) (Rhino 2009) —1967 Atlantic cover of the song originally recorded by Solomon Burke and written by Bert Berns, Solomon Burke, and Jerry Wexler. Recorded at Fame Studios and it ended up being a bigger hit than the Solomon Burke version.
Boz Scaggs “Hercules”
from Rolling With The Punches: The Allen Toussaint Songbook (Ace 2012) N —Originally released on his 1974 "Slow Dancer" Columbia album and found on this new compilation of Allen Toussaint songs performed by various artists. Arranged by H.B. Barnum.
Meshell Ndegeocello & Lizz Wright “Nobody's Fault But Mine (feat. Lizz Wright)”
from Pour une âme souveraine - A Dedication to Nina Simone (Naive 2014 2012) N —Written by Nina Simone and found on this new release which is a tribute to the songs and song interpretations of Nina Simone. Other guests vocalists on this include Toshi Reagon, Sinead O'Connor, Valerie June, Tracy Wannomae, and Cody ChestnuTT.
The Jump Starts “There You Are”
from What Hides Inside (Loud Label 2012) N L —The Jump Starts will be having their album release party at Off Broadway this Saturday (11/10). Also on the bill are Scarlet Tanager and DJ Chris Bay (from KDHX's Gold Soundz). This track features the vocals of Justin Johnson and Sarah Ross.
Gene Clark “Los Angeles”
from Where The Actions Is! - Los Angeles Nuggets 1965-1968 (Rhino 2009) —Written by Gene Clark and producer Laramy Smith and recorded in, you guessed it, Los Angeles in 1968.
Dean & Britta “Incandescent Innocent”
from 13 Most Beautiful: Songs For Andy Warhol's Screen Tests (Double Feature Records 2010) —Music bed. Instrumental written to accompany an Andy Warhol short film.
Dean & Britta “Herringbone Tweed.”
from 13 Most Beautiful: Songs For Andy Warhol's Screen Tests (Double Feature Records 2010) —Music bed.
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