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The Jewel Case: Satisfaction, A Tale of Two Sonny Boys, Detectives

This week's itinerary is a doozy: we’ll visit Spain and Russia in addition to our more usual haunts. We’ll rock steady with Desmond Dekker, get soulful with Shea Diamond, get frantic with the Pixies, get bluesy with not one but TWO Sonny Boy Williamsons, we’ll get heady with Don Cherry and Nick Drake, get loud with Berrence Whitfield & the Savages and the Black Crowes, we’ll watch some detectives with Elvis...you get the picture.

Hour 1

1. The Cliks- Savanna

2. The Daktaris- Daktari Walk

3. Stevie Wonder- Uptight (Everything’s Alright)

4. The Rolling Stones- (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction

5. Otis Redding- (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction

6. Devo- (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction

7. Desmond Dekker- A It Mek (HB)

8. Cal Tjader- Soul Sauce (Guachi Guara) (HB)

9. The Police- Murder By Numbers (HB Stewart Copeland)

10. William Bell- The Three Of Me (HB)

11. Denise LaSalle- Now Run and Tell That (HB)

12. Shea Diamond- I Am Her

13. Dan Bern- Marilyn

14. Lula- Henry Miller

15. Pixies- Isla de Encanta

16. Lucidvox- Runaway


17. Pretenders- Middle of the Road

18. Sonny Boy Williamson II- One Way Out

19. Sonny Boy Williamson I- Good Morning Little Schoolgirl

20. Randy Newman- Sonny Boy

21. Bob Dylan- Goodbye Jimmy Reed

22. Jimmy Reed- Hush Hush

23. The Dead Weather- I Cut Like A Buffalo

24. Bob Marley & the Wailers- Buffalo Soldier

25. Mad Season- I Don’t Wanna Be A Soldier

26. Portishead- Cowboys

27. Don Cherry- Brown Rice

28. Nick Drake- ‘Cello Song

29. John Martyn- Solid Air


30. Barrence Whitfield & the Savages- I’m A Full Grown Man

31. The Beatles- Everybody’s Got Something to Hide Except Me and My Monkey

32. The Black Crowes- High Head Blues

33. War- Low Rider

34. Elvis Costello- Watching The Detectives

25. Isaac Hayes- Theme From Shaft

26. Mike Post- The Rockford Files Theme

27. Illinois Jacquet Sextet- Harlem Nocturne

28. Henry Mancini- The Pink Panther Theme

29. Duane Eddy- Peter Gunn

30. The Ventures- Hawaii Five-O

31. The Messthetics- Better Wings

32. Now It’s Overhead- The Decision Made Itself

33. Martina Topley-Bird- I Only Have Eyes For You

34. Golden Retriever & Chuck Johnson- Creosote Ring

Join Tod Weidner on Thursday, 8-11pm for The Jewel Case, a weekly celebration of all manner of musical goodness: Deep cuts. Old favorites. New favorites. Future favorites. All genres, all eras- it’s all fair game, from everywhere and everywhen, for everyone. 

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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 graduated from Milton-Union High School and Sinclair Community College, and also attended the Columbus College Of Art & Design until his scholarship ran out and he moved home to pursue the lucrative career of a struggling musician. 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. When he's not playing, listening to, or reading about music, Tod keeps busy by fixing up his house, where he and his wife Patrice live under the strict and watchful authority of their two cats, Mikey and Joey.