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Sound Salvation

Mar 22, 2019 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Music

With Steve Pick

Steve Pick brings you Sound Salvation. It's 3 hours of the best new music liberally mixed with all the classics of the last century's worth of pop music, rock & roll, jazz, blues, country, soul and more. If it's worth hearing, you'll find it on Sound Salvation.

Sound Salvation
8:53 AM
Talking Heads - People Like Us
Talking Heads People Like Us
True Stories (Bonus Track Version) Sire 1986
When David Byrne went country. Sort of.
8:50 AM
Donna the Buffalo - I Won't Be Looking Back
Donna the Buffalo I Won't Be Looking Back N
Dance in the Street Donna the Buffalo 2018
Nobody else sounds like these guys, and they've been great for at least 25 years.
8:45 AM
Jason Ringenberg - John the Baptist Was a Real Humdinger
Jason Ringenberg John the Baptist Was a Real Humdinger N
Stand Tall Courageous Chicken Entertainment 2019
Some pretty fun Bible studies here. I think my Sunday School teacher back in 1971 would approve.
8:42 AM
The Long Ryders - What the Eagle Sees
The Long Ryders What the Eagle Sees N
Psychedelic Country Soul Cherry Red Records 2019
This new album sounds like it could've come out right after their last one (in 1987), but without the 80s production issues.
8:37 AM
Dave Edmunds - Don't You Double
Dave Edmunds Don't You Double
Information Arista 1983
This album disappointed me when it was released, but there are some great songs here.
8:34 AM
Emmylou Harris & the Nash Ramblers - Guitar Town
Emmylou Harris & the Nash Ramblers Guitar Town
At the Ryman Reprise 1991
I saw this band twice - simply incredible!
8:30 AM
Joe Louis Walker, Bruce Katz, Giles Robson - Real Gone Lover
Joe Louis Walker, Bruce Katz, Giles Robson Real Gone Lover N
Journeys to the Heart of the Blues Alligator 2018
Every cut on this album crackles with acoustic blues energy and power.
8:25 AM
Lee Fields & The Expressions - You're What's Needed In My Life
Lee Fields & The Expressions You're What's Needed In My Life N
It Rains Love Big Crown Records 2019
Another of the very fine veteran soul singers finding an audience at last.
8:22 AM
Irma Thomas - Save a Little Bit For Me
Irma Thomas Save a Little Bit For Me
A Woman's Viewpoint - The Essential 1970s Recordings Kent 2006
This compilation cheats to include this 1969 gem from one of the world's greatest soul singers.
8:20 AM
Yola - Deep Blue Dream
Yola Deep Blue Dream N
Walk Through Fire Easy Eye Sound/Nonesuch 2019
The more I hear her, the more I think she's a major talent.
8:14 AM
The Good, The Bad & The Queen - The Great Fire
The Good, The Bad & The Queen The Great Fire N
Merrie Land Studio 13 2018
An album I didn't expect to enjoy as much as I did.
8:09 AM
The Specials - B.L.M
The Specials B.L.M N
Encore UMC (Universal Music Catalogue) 2019
Lynval Golding tells of his and his father's experiences with racism as they left Jamaica for whiter climes.
8:04 AM
Cass McCombs - Sleeping Volcanoes
Cass McCombs Sleeping Volcanoes N
Tip of the Sphere Anti/Epitaph 2019
I could see these guys opening for Crosby.
8:00 AM
David Crosby - Buddha on a Hill
David Crosby Buddha on a Hill
Here If You Listen BMG 2018
Crosby's late career brilliance is a stunning inspiration.
7:50 AM
Tom Verlaine - Words from the Front
Tom Verlaine Words from the Front
Words From the Front Rhino/Warner Bros. 1982
Verlaine wrote this song (and others on the album) based on letters home from soldiers in WWI.
7:46 AM
Grant Hart - Glorious
Grant Hart Glorious
The Argument Domino Recording Co Ltd 2013
A terrific song from the late Mr. Hart.
7:42 AM
Robert Fripp - I May Not Have Had Enough of Me But I've Had Enough of You
Robert Fripp I May Not Have Had Enough of Me But I've Had Enough of You
Exposure EG 1979
I believe this is sung by Peter Hammill.
7:39 AM
Gary Clark Jr. - Gotta Get Into Something
Gary Clark Jr. Gotta Get Into Something N
This Land Warner Bros. 2019
If this song had been on an import 7 inch in 1978, it would have been a punk rock masterpiece by now. This caught me completely by surprise!
7:35 AM
Melody Den - Points in Between
Melody Den Points in Between L N
Pull, Then Push Perdition Records 2019
I get pumped up every time I hear this excellent record.
7:31 AM
The Beths - Great No One
The Beths Great No One N
Future Me Hates Me Carpark Records 2018
One of the most interesting young bands to come along in some time - they don't invent anything new, but they do what they do very well.
7:27 AM
Thin White Rope - Lithium
Thin White Rope Lithium
Exploring the Axis Frontier 1985
I remember seeing them at Mississippi Nights when this album was new - there were only half a dozen of us in the crowd, but we were enthralled!
7:22 AM
Steely Dan - Babylon Sisters
Steely Dan Babylon Sisters
Gaucho Geffen* Records 1980
Something weird in my brain told me to play this song next.
7:20 AM
Big Star - Stroke It Noel
Big Star Stroke It Noel
Third/Sister Lovers Ryko 1975
The third album by Big Star, or the first solo album by Alex Chilton, is one of the most messed up but wonderful records I know.
7:16 AM
Brian Andrew Marek - Not Impressed!
Brian Andrew Marek Not Impressed! L N
Haunted Rubberstamp 2018
As Brian prepares to release a brand new album, let's still enjoy this last collection of previously unreleased older songs.
7:13 AM
Cat Stevens - Here Comes My Baby
Cat Stevens Here Comes My Baby
Rushmore (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Island Records 1967
I often forget it's Cat Stevens who did this classic - it's so different from his later, more famous material.
7:09 AM
Harry Nilsson - I'll Never Leave You
Harry Nilsson I'll Never Leave You
Nilsson Schmilsson RCA Records Label 1971
I just never get tired of hearing this guy sing his wonderful songs.
7:06 AM
Waxahatchee - You Left Me with an Ocean
Waxahatchee You Left Me with an Ocean
Great Thunder - EP Merge Records 2018
I not only enjoy her music, I like to say her name.
7:03 AM
Richard & Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight
Richard & Linda Thompson I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight
Live at the BBC Universal 2011
Great live rendition of one of the greatest songs in the world.
7:00 AM
Game Theory - Slip
Game Theory Slip
Lolita Nation Omnivore Recordings 1987
Classic from the late great Scott Miller.

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