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The Jewel Case: Down (09-26-19)

Last week our theme was "Up"; this week- you guessed it- it's "Down". We'll be spinning tunes about getting down, being down, going downtown, shuttin' em down, burning down, and many other down-related activities. It'll be downright downtastic.

  • The Modern Lovers- Roadrunner 
  • Graham Coxon- Click Click Click 
  • The Jimi Hendrix Experience- House Burning Down
  • Motorhead- Motorhead (RIP Larry Wallis)
  • Jimmy Forrest- All the Gin is Gone (RIP Harold Mabern)
  • The Chambers Brothers- All Strung Out on You (HB George Chambers)
  • Roxy Music- Virginia Plain (HB Bryan Ferry)
  • Julie London- Summertime (HB Julie London AND George Gershwin)
  • Los Lobos- Maricela (HB Cesar Rosas)
  • Marty Robbins- Don’t Worry (HB Marty Robbins)
  • Roger & the Gypsies- Pass the Hatchet
  • Spoon- The Two Sides of Monsieur Valentine
  • The Bamboos- Can’t You Hear Me Knocking
  • Smiley Lewis- I Hear You Knocking
  • Genesis- The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway

----------THEME: Down----------

  • Cheap Trick- Downed
  • Bobby Franklin’s Insanity- Bring It On Down To Me (Part 1)
  • The Yardbirds- Over Under Sideways Down
  • The Beatles- I’m Down
  • Marcia Griffiths- Don’t Let Me Down
  • Ken Boothe- Down By The River
  • Crazy Horse- Downtown
  • Public Enemy- Shut ‘Em Down
  • Eli “Paperboy” Reed- Cut Ya Down
  • The Staple Singers- Sit Down Servant
  • Mose Allison- Let It Come Down
  • Miles Davis- Down
  • The Clash- Clampdown
  • The Rolling Stones- All Down The Line
  • The Velvet Underground- Cool It Down
  • AC/DC- Shot Down In Flames
  • Paul Simon- Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard
  • The Animals- Don’t Bring Me Down
  • Oasis- Lord Don’t Slow Me Down
  • Eddie Cochran- Nervous Breakdown
  • Robert Plant- Burning Down One Side
  • Allen Toussaint- Goin’ Down
  • Etta James- Let’s Burn Down The Cornfield
  • Queen- Tie Your Mother Down
  • Tom Waits- Way Down In The Hole
  • The Stooges- Down On The Street
  • fIREHOSE- Down With The Bass
  • Bessie Smith- Nobody Knows You When You’re Down And Out
  • Amos Milburn- Down The Road Apiece
  • Johnny Cash- Sunday Morning Coming Down
  • The Mystery Lights- What Happens When You Turn The Devil Down
  • Alton Ellis & The Flames- Life Is Down In Denver
  • Little Walter- Mellow Down Easy
  • ZZ Top- Down Brownie
  • Jeff Beck Group- Going Down

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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