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Jan 3, 2020 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
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.
Beth Hart Without Words In the Way N
War in My Mind Provogue 2019
Luther Dickinson And Sisters Of The Strawberry Moon We Made It
Solstice New West Records 2019
With excellent vocals by one Sharde Thomas.
The Delines Cheer up Charley
The Imperial El Cortez / The Delines 2019
It took me a while, but I have come to thoroughly enjoy this record.
Drugdealer Honey (feat. Weyes Blood)
Raw Honey Mexican Summer 2019
Perfect match of singer with song.
Weyes Blood Everyday N
Titanic Rising Sub Pop Records 2019
She had her own fine record last year, too.
Harry Styles To Be So Lonely N
Fine Line Columbia 2019
A change from his glam direction to something still mighty catchy.
Josh Ritter Losing Battles N
Fever Breaks Pytheas 2019
I always get my Josh's confused, but this is a darned good song by one of them.
Patty Griffin The Wheel
Patty Griffin PGM 2019
Griffin just rolls on making great record after great record.
William Tyler Call Me When I'm Breathing Again N
Goes West Merge Records 2019
Fantastic guitar player.
Anders Osborne Escape N
Buddha and the Blues Anders Osborne Music 2019
Kyle Craft Broken Mirror Pose N
Showboat Honey Sub Pop Records 2019
This guy is a pop craftsman with heart and panache.
Eilen Jewell Beat the Drum N
Gypsy Signature Sounds Recordings 2019
A long time KDHX fave.
Snark Hunters Plans L N
Snark Hunters self 2019
St. Louis songwriter Mike Stuvland emerges with a solid collection of new, frequently funny, always tuneful songs.
Combo Chimbita Brillo Más Que el Oro (La Bala Apuntándome)
Ahomale Anti/Epitaph 2019
These Colombians in New York made a record full of rhythmic life and excitement.
Keokuk Please Show Me L
Spring Keokuk 2019
Another St. Louis band with magnificent songs and performances.
Gallipoli 4AD 2018
A band I'd never paid attention to before this album, and one I should probably listen to some more.
Jade Bird Side Effects
Jade Bird Glassnote Music LLC 2019
I didn't love the whole record, but this song sure stood out.
Esperanza Spalding Touch in Mine (Fingers)
12 Little Spells (Deluxe Edition) Concord Records 2019
There was no other record like this one in 2019 (or ever, really). I fell completely under these 12 little spells.
Joe Henry Choir Boy N
The Gospel According to Water earMUSIC 2019
Beautiful record from this major singer/songwriter.
Mavis Staples Brothers and Sisters
We Get By Anti/Epitaph 2019
Ben Harper did a great job producing and writing songs for one of America's greatest treasures.
Taj Mahal Your Mind is on Vacation N
If You're Going To The City: A Tribute To Mose Allison Fat Possum 2019
Very cool version of this very cool song.
Brittany Howard Baby N
Jaime ATO Records / Fontana North 2019
It's nice seeing this album get a lot of attention on year-end lists.
Gary Clark Jr. Low Down Rolling Stone
This Land Warner Records 2019
The most surprising record of the year - he made major artistic leaps for this one.
Booker T. Jones Born Under a Bad Sign
Note by Note Edith Street 2019
Booker T. was there when Albert King recorded the original.
The Long Ryders Let It Fly
Psychedelic Country Soul Cherry Red Records 2019
One of my fave bands of the 80s returned for their first album in 33 years, and it's like they never left, only with better production.
Hayes Carll What It Is
What It Is Dualtone Music Group, Inc. 2018
More solid country singer-songwriting from Hayes.
Michaela Anne By Our Design N
Desert Dove Yep Roc Records 2019
A young singer-songwriter from Nashville whose third album finally came to my attention.
Rickie Lee Jones Bad Company
Kicks The Other Side of Desire 2019
The song from the first Bad Company album is completely reinvented here.
Bruce Springsteen Hello Sunshine N
Western Stars - Songs From the Film Columbia 2019
The live version.
Rosanne Cash Time N
Come On Up To the House: Women Sing Waits Dualtone Music Group, Inc. 2019
I love this version of maybe my fave Tom Waits song.
Buddy & Julie Miller I’m Gonna Make You Love Me
Breakdown on 20th Ave. South New West Records 2019
It was great to hear Julie Miller make a new record with her husband after a long time in musical hiding.
Jim Lauderdale One Away N
From Another World Yep Roc Records 2019
Once in each other's ridiculously prolific careers, Lauderdale did an album with Buddy Miller. This new one is his typically terrific solo stuff.
Delbert McClinton Let's Get Down like We Used To N
Tall, Dark, and Handsome Hot Shot Records 2019
He just keeps going and going, year after year.
Lee Fields & The Expressions Will I Get Off Easy
It Rains Love Big Crown Records 2019
He's the best of the surviving soul revivalists.
Kendell Marvel Cadillac'n
Solid Gold Sounds Easy Eye Sound 2019
If Dan Auerbach produced it, I'm likely gonna like it. Yup.
J.J. Cale Stay Around
Stay Around JJ Cale 2019
Even though he died in 2013, there was plenty of great music left we hadn't heard - it just took a long time to get it put out.
Joel Paterson If I Fell N
Let It Be Guitar! Joel Paterson Plays the Beatles Bloodshot Records 2019
Wonderful instrumental takes on Beatles classics.
Fastball All Gone Fuzzy N
The Help Machine 33 1/3 Records 2019
He forgot to pay the cable bill! There are some things I never forget! And making sure I can watch TV is one of them!
White Reaper Real Long Time N
You Deserve Love Elektra (NEK) 2019
Pop rock never dies!
Nick Barbieri Secure Ourselves Against Loss (feat. Mark Buckheit, Dave Melson, Jon Parsons & Mike Martin)
Greed Part 4 - the Rehearsals (feat. Mark Buckheit & Dave Melson) Hollywood Recording Studio 2019
St. Louis singer/drummer who makes pop songs out of poetry.
The Teskey Brothers San Francisco N
Run Home Slow Glassnote Music LLC 2019
Australian blues rockers.
Mercury Rev Reunion (feat. Rachel Goswell)
Bobbie Gentry's the Delta Sweete Revisited PTKF 2019
This album befuddled me when I first heard it, but I came to quite enjoy these takes on Bobbie Gentry songs.