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The Jewel Case: Comeuppance (01-23-20)


Are you ready, boots? This week's theme is COMEUPPANCE: we'll be spinning two hours of songs about payback, karma, consequences, and repercussions. This one's been marinating in my noggin for a good long time, friends, and it's going to be quite a ride: Hank Williams, Peter Tosh, Black Flag, Champion Jack Dupree, Julie London...even Ms. Sinatra here will be on hand to dish out the musical medicine. Start walkin'!

  • The Mooney Suzuki- It’s Showtime Pt. II
  • Ian Dury & the Blockheads- Reasons to be Cheerful, Part 3
  • Dan Sartain- Shenanigans
  • James Brown- The Payback
  • Cheap Trick- ELO Kiddies (HB Robin Zander)
  • Eugene Church & the Fellows- Pretty Girls Everywhere (HB Eugene Church)
  • The Pointer Sisters- Yes We Can, Can (HB Anita Pointer)
  • Django Reinhardt- Nuages
  • Bruce Springsteen- Hungry Heart
  • Richie Valens- Fast Freight
  • The Budos Band- Ephra
  • Joan As Police Woman- Get Direct
  • Spookie Daly Pride- Karma Thunderbolt

-----------THEME: Comeuppance-----------

  • Steve Forbert- A Big Comeuppance
  • John Lennon- Instant Karma 
  • Nancy Sinatra- These Boots Are Made For Walkin’
  • Paul Thorn- Bull Mountain Bridge
  • Champion Jack Dupree- Frankie & Johnny
  • The Jimi Hendrix Experience- Like A Rolling Stone (live)
  • Peter Tosh- Downpressor Man
  • Arrested Development- People Everyday
  • Lesley Gore- Judy’s Turn to Cry
  • The Angels- My Boyfriend’s Back
  • Loretta Lynn- Fist City
  • Porter Wagoner- The Cold Hard Facts of Life
  • Me First & the Gimme Gimmes- Goodbye Earl
  • The Raconteurs- Carolina Drama
  • Clifford Jordan- Retribution
  • Black Flag- Revenge
  • Deep Purple- Burn
  • Hank Williams- Your Cheatin’ Heart
  • Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit- Decoration Day (live)
  • Radiohead- Karma Police
  • Lou Reed- Hop Frog (ft. David Bowie)
  • Ella Fitzgerald- Miss Otis Regrets
  • Connie Francis- Who’s Sorry Now
  • Black Sabbath- Iron Man
  • Mabel John- Your Good Thing (Is About to End)
  • Jimmie Rodgers- In the Jailhouse Now
  • Kenny Rogers- Coward of the County
  • Townes Van Zandt- Rake
  • Julie London- Cry Me a River
  • Lenny Kravitz- What Goes Around Comes Around

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.