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Time: 12.37
Artist: Kiss
Title: Detroit Rock City
Composer: Ezrin/Stanley
Album: Destroyer
Label: Mercury/Universal

Time: 12.43
Artist: Aretha Franklin
Title: Chain of Fools
Composer: Covay
Album: Aretha's Gold
Label: Atlantic

Time: 12.46
Artist: Three Dog Night
Title: Try A Little Tenderness

Time: 12.52
Artist: Dusty Springfield
Title: Little By Little
Composer: Verdi/Kaye/Gin
Album: Gold
Label: Mercury

Time: 12.56
Artist: Tiny Tim
Title: Stairway to Heaven
Composer: Page/Plant
Album: Girl
Label: Rounder


Time: 1.06
Artist: Singin' Sammy Ward
Title: Big Joe Moe
Composer: Holland/Stevenson
Album: The Complete Motown Singles, Vol. 2
Label: Motown

Time: 1.10
Artist: The Temptations
Title: Ball of Confusion
Composer: Whitfield/Strong
Album: 17 Greatest Hits
Label: Motown

Time: 1.15
Artist: Suzi Quatro
Title: Fever
Composer: Cooley, Davenport
Album: Your Mamma Won't Like Me
label: 7T's

Time: 1.20
Artist: Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels
Title: Deveil With The Blue Dress & Good Golly Miss Molly
Composer: Stevenson/Long
Album: Rev Up
Label: Rhino

Time: 1.23
Artist: Justin Townes-Earle
Title: Christchurch Woman
Composer: Townes Earle
Album: Harlem River Blues
Label: Bloodshot Records

Time: 1.28
Artist: The Stranglers
Title: Skin Deep
Composer: The Stranglers
Album: Greatest Hits
Label: Epic

Time: 1.34
Artist: Dickey Doo and the Don'ts
Title: Click Clack
Composer: Doo, Grant, Lee
Album: Various Hit Singles
Label: Laserlight

Time: 1.38
Artist: Was (Not Was)
Title: Hello Dad... I'm in Jail
Composer: Was/Was
Album: The Collection
Label: Spectrum

Time: 1.40
Artist: The J. Giels Band
Title: The Detroit Breakdown
Composer: Wolf/Justman
Album: Nightmares...And Other Tales From the Vinyl Jungle
Label: Atlantic

Time: 1.48
Artist: Arthur Alexander
Title: Detroit City
Composer: Dill/Tillis
Album: The Greatest
Label: Ace

Time: 1.54
Artist: Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band
Title: Betty Lou's Getting Out Tonight
Composer: Seger
Album: Nine Tonight
Label: Capitol/EMI

Time: 1.58
Artist: Brook Benton and Dinah Washington
Title: A Rockin' Good Way (To Mess Around and Fall in Love)
Composer: Otis/Benton/DeJesus
Album: Forty Greatest Hits
Label: Mercury


Time: 2.06
Artist: The Cat Empire
Title: Hotel California
Composer: Felder/Henry/Frey
Album: JJJ: Like A Version
Label: ABC Records

Time: 2.11
Artist: Death
Title: Rock N' Roll Victim
Composer: Hackney
Album: For the Whole World to See
Label: Drag City

Time: 2.15
Artist: Shooby Taylor
Title: Lift Every Voice and Sing
Composer: N/S
Album: The Human Horn
Label: Monkey

Time: 2.18
Artist: D12
Title: How Come
Composer: Moore/Porter/Mathers
Album: D12 World
Label: Universal

Time: 2.24
Artist: Burton Cummings
Title: Look Out Charlie (There's a New Bartneder in Town)
Composer: Cummings
Album: Above the Ground
Label: Hip-O

Time: 2.28
Artist: Nino Rota
Title: Love Theme From the Godfather
Composer: Rota
Album: The Godfather OST
Label: MCA

Time: 2.33
Artist: The Acid Drinkers
Title: Love Shack
Composer: Pierson/Strickland
Album: Fishdick Zwei
Label: Mystic

Time: 2.38
Artist: Aimee Mann
Title: You're With Stupid Now
Composer: Mann
Album: Ultimate Collection
Label: Hip-O

Time: 2.42
Artist: Sounds Incorporated
Title: Detroit
Composer: Sounds Incorporated
Album: Sounds Incorporated
Label: See For Miles

Time: 2.46
Artist: Martha and the Vandellas
Title: Dancing in the Street
Composer: Gaye/Stevenson/Hunter
Album: 24 Greatest Hits
Label: Motown

Time: 2.50
Artist: Henpicked
Title: Time To Pay
Composer: Dean
Album: Satellite
Label: N/S

Time: 2.55
Artist: The White Stripes
Title: Icky Thump
Composer: White
Album: Icky Thump
Label: XL

Time: 2.59
Artist: The Austin Lounge Lizards
Title: Momma Don't Allow
Composer: N/S
Album: Employee of the Month
Label: Sugar Hill


3:04pm Document Records

Trevor Reekie talks with the guardian of the world's largest catalogue of vintage American blues, gospel, spirituals, jazz, boogie-woogie, and old-time country music, Gary Atkinson of Document Records. According to Jack White, who is reissuing a number of these recordings on his own label "these artists were the DNA of American culture. Blues, R&B, Elvis, punk rock... it all goes back to these vital, breath-taking recordings.

Time: 3.33
Artist: Madonna
Title: Imagine
Composer: Lennon
Album: I'm Going Tell You a Secret
Label: Warner Bros.

Time: 3.38
Artist: National Lampoon
Title: I'm A Woman
Composer: N/S
Album: Goodbye Pop
Label: Epic

Time: 3.41
Artist: Dean Martin
Title: Cha Cha Cha de Amour
Composer: Salvador
Album: Cha Cha Cha de Amour
Label: Capitol

Time: 3.46
Artist: Vince Taylor & The Playboys
Title: Brand new Cadillac
Composer: Taylor
Album: Oh Yes We Can Love
Label: Universal

Time: 3.49
Artist: The Detroit Spinners
Title: Could it Be I'm Falling in Love
Composer: Steals
Album: The Spinners
Label: Rhino

Time: 3.54
Artist: Jackie WIlson
Title: (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher
Composer: Jackson/Smith/Miner
Album: Blues & Soul: The Soul Years 1966-1999
Label: Connoisseur

Time: 3.58
Artist: Van Morrison, Lonnie Donegan and Chris Barber
Title: Don't You Rock Me Daddy-O
Composer: Trad
Album: The Skiffle Sessions: Live in Belfast
Label: Virgin


Time: 4.07
Artist: Nicole Atkins
Title: Dream a Little Dream of Me
Composer: Andre/Kahn/Schwandt
Album: Digs Other People's Songs
Label: Sony BMG

Time: 4.10
Artist: Alice Cooper
Title: School's Out
Composer: Cooper/Bruce/Buxton/Dunaway/Smith
Album: Greatest Hits
Label: Warner

Time: 4.14
Artist: Ferlin Husky
Title: The Drunken Driver
Composer: Skaggs/Thunder
Album: Bluegrass Rules!
Label: Skaggs Family Records

Time: 4.19
Artist: Samuel Flynn Scott
Title: War Over Water
Composer: Scott
Album: The Hunt Brings Us Life
Label: Loop

Time: 4.22
Artist: Iggy Pop with Deborah Harry
Title: Well, Did You Evah!
Compsoer: Porter
Album: A Million in Prizes
Label: Virgin

Time: 4.27
Artist: Chingon
Title: Malaguena Salarosa
Compsoer: Ramirez/Galino
Album: Kill Bill, Vol. 2
Label: Maverick

Time: 4.32
Artist: The Associates
Title: Party Fears Two
Composer: Mackenzie/Rankine
Album: Singles
Label: Warner

Time: 4.36
Artist: Fox
Title: Love Letters
Composer: Heyman/Young
Album: Fox
Label: Ariola

Time: 4.40
Artist: Edwin Starr
Title: Agent Double-O-Soul
Composer: Hatcher/Sharply
Album: Best of: The Millenium Collection
Label: Motown

Time: 4.44
Artist: Harry Nilsson
Title: Many Rivers to Cross
Composer: Cliff
Album: Pussy Cats
Label: Buddha

Time: 4.51
Artist: ELO
Title: Mr Blue Sky
Composer: Lynne
Album: Out of the Blue
Label: N/S

Time: 4.56
Artist: ABBA
Title: Dancing Queen (Spanish)
Composer: Andersson/Ulvaeus/Anderson
Album: Arrival
Label: Polygram