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The Jewel Case: Sole Power (04-02-20)


Lace up, friends. This week's theme is SOLE POWER; we'll be spinning tunes about shoes, boots, slippers, sneakers...all your favorite footwear, with tunes from The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band to Run-DMC and back again, all broken in and ready to wear. Are you ready, boots? Start walkin'.

  • Van Morrison- Glad Tidings
  • The Clash- Tommy Gun
  • Robyn Hitchcock & the Venus 3- ‘Cause It’s Love (Saint Parallelogram) (RIP Bill Rieflin)
  • DAF- Der Mussolini (RIP Gabi Delgado-Lopez)
  • Manu Dibango- Soul Makossa (RIP Manu Dibango)
  • Joe Farrell, Mike Longo & Ron Carter- 900 Shares of Blues (RIP Mike Longo)
  • Serge Gainsbourg & Brigitte Bardot- Bonnie and Clyde (HB Serge Gainsbourg)
  • Gram Parsons- Love Hurts (HB Emmylou Harris)
  • Leon Russell- Roll Away the Stone (HB Leon Russell)
  • Marvin Gaye- Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) (Detroit Mix) (HB Marvin Gaye)
  • Staff Benda Bilili- Tonkara
  • Parliament- Agony of Defeet

----------THEME: Sole Power---------

  • Adam Ant- Goody Two Shoes 
  • Carl Perkins- Blue Suede Shoes 
  • Nancy Sinatra- These Boots Are Made For Walking
  • The Velvet Underground- Venus In Furs 
  • Kirsty MacColl- In These Shoes? 
  • El Gran Combo De Puerto Rico- Los Zapatos De Manacho 
  • Domingo Federico- Zapatos 
  • Bob Dylan- Boots Of Spanish Leather 
  • Jeff Beck Group- Spanish Boots 
  • The Liptones- My Tiny Red Dr. Martens Boots 
  • Iron Maiden- Die With Your Boots On 
  • Paul Simon- Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes 
  • Johnny Cash- Get Rhythm
  • Red Foley- Chattanooga Shoe Shine Boy
  • The Everly Brothers- Who’s Gonna Shoe Your Pretty Little Feet
  • Black Sabbath-Jack the Stripper/Fairies Wear Boots 
  • Steve Martin- The Cruel Shoes
  • The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band- My Walkin’ Shoes 
  • Sonic Youth- Dirty Boots
  • Low Cut Connie- What Size Shoe 
  • Betty Davis- Steppin’ In Her I. Miller Shoes 
  • Robert Palmer- Sailin’ Shoes
  • Teen Idles- Sneakers (Alternate Version) (Anniversary EP) 1980 
  • Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys- My Shoes Keep Walking Back To You 
  • Elvis Costello- (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes 
  • Run-DMC- My Adidas 
  • The Beatles- Old Brown Shoe 
  • Tommy Tucker- Hi Heel Sneakers
  • Traffic- Hole In My Shoe 
  • Omar- High Heels
  • Charles Mingus- The Shoes Of The Fisherman’s Wife Are Some Jive Ass Slippers

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.