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The Jewel Case: A Little Night (11-08-18)


Come one, come all, to a beautiful show! It's gonna be awesome and...some other stuff. Some other musical stuff.  Daylight savings time is now in our rear view- the days are getting shorter and the nights are getting longer. What better time to make our theme "A Little Night Music"? We'll be spinning tunes about night time from all over the musical and temporal maps, from Blind Willie Johnson to Deep Purple to Peggy Lee, and many more to boot. But first...

  • Stevie Wonder- We Can Work it Out
  • The Skatalites- Dick Tracy
  • Neil Diamond- Thank The Lord For The Night Time
  • Chuck Berry- Wee Wee Hours
  • Nile Rodgers, Roy Hargrove & Money Mark- Zombie, Pt. 2 (RIP Roy Hargrove)
  • Delaney & Bonnie- Coming Home (HB Bonnie Bramlett)
  • Wizzard- Oh What A Shame (HB Roy Wood)
  • Rickie Lee Jones- Dat Dere (HB Rickie Lee Jones)
  • The Moog Cookbook- Whole Lotta Love
  • Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros- Global A Go-Go
  • The Pleasure Seekers- What A Way To Die
  • Shannon & The Clams- The Warlock In The Woods
  • e.s.t- From Gagarin’s Point Of View
  • Neil Young- Tonight’s The Night (Pt. 1)

And now for the theme: A Little Night Music

  • James Brown- Night Train
  • Led Zeppelin- Night Flight
  • The Beatles- A Hard Day’s Night
  • Dr. John- Such A Night
  • Professor Longhair- In The Night
  • Aretha Franklin- Night Life
  • Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings- Midnight Rider
  • The Blasters- Dark Night
  • Thin Lizzy- Dancing In The Moonlight (It’s Caught Me In Its Spotlight)
  • Peggy Lee- Blues In The Night
  • Dizzy Gillespie- Night In Tunisia
  • Bob Marley & The Wailers- Night Shift
  • Sam Cooke- Twistin’ The Night Away (Live)
  • Deer Tick- Night After Night
  • Wilson Pickett- I’m A Midnight Mover
  • David Bowie- Let’s Spend the Night Together
  • The Everly Brothers- Wake Up Little Susie
  • Santo & Johnny- Sleepwalk
  • Deep Purple- Black Night
  • Leadbelly- Where Did You Sleep Last Night
  • Creedence Clearwater Revival- Midnight Special
  • Keith Richards- Goodnight Irene
  • Lee “Scratch” Perry- Night Doctor
  • Patsy Cline- Walkin’ After Midnight
  • Illinois Jacquet- Harlem Nocturne
  • Elvis Presley- Blue Moon
  • Mark Lanegan- Creeping Coastline Of Lights
  • The Doors- Moonlight Drive
  • Ray Charles- (The Night Time Is) The Right Time
  • Patti Smith- Because The Night
  • Blind Willie Johnson- Dark Was The Night, Cold Was The Ground
  • Latin Playboys- Forever Night Shade Mary
  • Brazilian Girls- Ships In The Night

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


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.