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The Jewel Case: Extremities Pt.1- All Hands On Deck (08.23.18)

Aug 24, 2018

ALL HANDS ON DECK! Once again, I came up with waaaay too much good music to fit into one week, so I'm splitting my originally-planned "Extremities" theme into two parts; next week, we'll be examining songs about feet and toes. THIS week is for mitts and digits- hand and finger tunes from everyone from Loretta Lynn to the Beastie Boys and a whole mess of folks in between. Snap to it!

  • Tabukah X- Finger Toe 
  • The Jimi Hendrix Experience- Stone Free
  • MC5- American Ruse
  • George Jackson- Aretha, Sing One For Me 
  • Aretha Franklin- Chain Of Fools (Unedited Version)
  • Aretha Franklin- I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You) 
  • Keith Moon- Life With The Moons 2
  • The Who- Sparks 
  • The Who- Amazing Journey 
  • The Pretty Things- Don’t Bring Me Down 
  • Tappa Zukie- Dub MPLA
  • Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe- Elephants
  • Aerosmith- Uncle Salty (Toys In The Attic) 
  • Paul McCartney & Linda McCartney- Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey

And now for the theme: Extremities Pt.1- All Hands On Deck

  • The Beatles- Komm, Gib Mir Deine Hand
  • Films- Fingernails For Breakfast
  • Joan Osborne- Right Hand Man
  • Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds- Red Right Hand 
  • Loretta lynn- Five Fingers Left 
  • Hank Ballard & The Midnighters- Finger Poppin’ Time 
  • Radio Birdman- Hand Of Law 
  • The Police- Wrapped Around Your Finger 
  • Merry Clayton- Grandma’s Hands 
  • Bill Withers- I Can’t Write Left-Handed 
  • Soundgarden- Hands All Over 
  • Black Sabbath- Hand Of Doom
  • The Bar-Kays- Soul Finger
  • The Beastie Boys- Finger Lickin’ Good
  • Charlie Feathers- One Hand Loose
  • Townes Van Zandt- Two Hands 
  • The Meters- Handclapping Song
  • All Them Witches- Right Hand 
  • Sonny Boy WIlliamson II- Keep Your Hands Out Of My Pocket
  • Jake Bugg- Two Fingers 
  • Chuck Prophet- The Left Hand And The Right Hand 
  • Koerner, Ray & Glover- Don’t Let Your Right Hand Know What Your Left Hand Do 
  • Ken Nordine- I Used To Think My Right Hand Was Uglier Than The Left 
  • Gene Marshall- Green Fingernails 
  • Johnny Otis- Willie And The Hand Jive
  • Little Richard- Shake A Hand
  • alt-J- Left Hand Free 
  • Steve Earle- The Devil’s Right Hand 
  • Stevie Wonder- Fingertips Pts. 1 & 2 

Join Tod Weidner on Thursday, 8-11pm for The Jewel Case, a weekly celebration of all manner of musical goodness: deep cuts, forgotten treasures, and curiosities with a new theme each show spanning all genres, eras and locales