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The Jewel Case: Up (07.12.18)


Here's the deal: I was going to do "Up & Down" as this week's theme- until an initial list of songs came to about 9 hours of music, that is. So, we're gonna split things up; this week we present "up" songs. Next week will "down"'s turn. Hank Williams to Coltrane to Parliament to Van Halen- all weighing in. Get up, stay up. But first...

  • Jimmy Cliff- World Upside Down
  • Las Toallitas- Rock The Pineal
  • Parliament- Up For The Downstroke
  • The Minus 5- Bambi Molester
  • Fleetwood Mac- Think About Me
  • The Bhundu Boys- Zvandinetsa
  • Jefferson Airplane- She Has Funny Cars
  • Flower Travellin’ Band- Satori Part II
  • Link Wray- Rumble
  • Richard & Linda Thompson- Shoot Out The Lights
  • Booker T. & The M.G.’s- Time Is Tight
  • Patti Smith- Up There Down There

And now for theme: Up

  • Paul Weller- From The Floorboards Up
  • James Brown- Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine
  • Harry Nilsson- Gotta Get Up
  • Marvin Gaye- Got To Give It Up
  • Los Lobos- Free Up
  • Van Halen- Bottoms Up!
  • The Everly Brothers- Wake Up Little Susie
  • Stevie Wonder- Uptight (Everything’s Alright)
  • Trouble Funk- Pump Me Up
  • Bob Marley & The Wailers- Lively Up Yourself
  • Curtis Mayfield- Move On Up
  • The Gable-Airs- Move Upstairs
  • The John Coltrane Quartet- Up ‘Gainst The Wall
  • Willie Bobo- Shut Up And Pay Attention
  • Sam & Dave- Wrap It Up
  • United 8- Getting Uptown To Get Down
  • Betty Wright- Clean Up Woman
  • Hank Williams- Please Me Up Your Mind
  • J.D. McPherson- It Shook Me Up
  • Little Richard- Rip It Up
  • The Hawketts- Your Time’s Up
  • John Lee Hooker- Bottle Up & Go
  • John Vanderslice- Up Above The Sea
  • Savages- Shut Up
  • Ramones- I Don’t Wanna Grow Up
  • Tom Waits- Step Right Up
  • The Untouchables- Tighten Up
  • The Beastie Boys- Lighten Up
  • Lee Fields And Sugarman & Co.- Stand Up
  • The Jimi Hendrix Experience- Up From The Skies
  • Mikal Cronin- Made My Mind Up
  • Bell X-1- The Upswing

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.


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A lifelong Miami Valley resident, Tod Weidner grew up in Ludlow Falls before moving to Dayton in the early 1990s. Tod has been heavily involved in the Dayton Music Scene for over 20 years, as both a solo performer and a member of such bands as The Motel Beds, Shrug, The American Static, and Set The Controls, to name just a few.