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Jan 10, 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.
Sister Rosetta Tharpe Beams of Heaven
Gospel Train Hot Record Society 2013
Johnny "Guitar" Watson I Love to Love You
3 Hours Past Midnight Virgin 1986
Saturday night comes after Sunday morning in this set.
Janiva Magness Change in the Weather N
Change in the Weather: Janiva Magness Sings John Fogerty Blue Elan Records 2019
This John Fogerty song is on the one album of his that I barely listened to, Eye of the Zombie. But Janiva is making a case I should see what else he had on that one.
The Mavericks Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way N
Play the Hits Mono Mundo Recordings 2019
Killer Waylon Jennings take.
Joan Armatrading I Want That Love
Starlight Hypertension 2012
A typically terrific Joan Armatrading song.
Allison Moorer & Shelby Lynne Ol' 55 N
Come On Up To the House: Women Sing Waits Dualtone Music Group, Inc. 2019
As I've never cared one whit for the Eagles, I often forget they did this song and made Tom Waits a lot of money in his early days.
Delaney & Bonnie All We Really Want to Do
Home (Bonus Track Version) Stax 2006
It's 1969, and they were inventing what later became called Americana, sort of.
The Highwomen Don't Call Me N
The Highwomen Low Country Sound/Elektra 2019
I'm pretty sure that's Amanda Shires singing lead on this one.
Tanya Tucker The Man That Turned My Mama On
Tanya Tucker: 16 Biggest Hits Columbia/Legacy 2006
She was very young when she made this classic record about wanting to know a father.
Cissy Houston When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
Cissy Houston (Remastered) Essential Media Group 2016
Whitney's mama sang this Sam & Dave classic in 1970.
Junior Murvin Police & Thieves
Original Soundtrack From the Film Rockers UMC (Universal Music Catalogue) 2002
This Jamaican classic came out in 1977.
Allah-Las Light Yearly N
Lahs Mexican Summer 2019
These guys live in a musical world that's not always quite in focus, but is frequently very pleasant.
Swimming Pool Q's Now I'm Talking About Now
Blue Tomorrow A&M 1986
In 1986, this was in contention for my very favorite song. I still get chills every time I hear it.
Peter Holsapple & Chris Stamey Some of the Parts
hERE aND nOW Bar/None Records 2009
How is this record 11 years old? What is going on, time? Why are you accelerating?
Terry Adams In Walked Bud
Talk Thelonious Clang! Records 2015
St. Louis native Scott Ligon shines on guitar on this cut.
Duke Ellington Frustration
Duke Ellington Presents… (Remastered 2014) Bethlehem Records 2014
Harry Carney on baritone!
Buena Vista Social Club Dos Gardenias
Buena Vista Social Club Corason 1997
The great Ibrahim Ferrer.
Grupo Jaleo Son Despesperacion Latina
the Best of Cuban Cha Chas, Merengues and Rhumbas unknown 1995
More modern Cuban music.
The Soul Rebels Sabor Latino (feat. Trombone Shorty) N
Poetry in Motion LAB 344 2019
New Orleans loves Latin music.
The O'Jays When the World's At Peace
Back Stabbers Legacy/Epic Associated 1972
You want an all-time classic soul record that doesn't get enough attention? Try this one. There's not a weak cut on it.
The Who Detour N
WHO Polydor Records 2019
This album is seriously great. Roger and Pete still have it!
Alejandro Escovedo Died a Little Today
The Boxing Mirror Backporch 2006
Pulled this one out the other day - it still sounds strong.
Bee Gees And the Sun Will Shine
Horizontal Bee Gees Catalog 1968
Sweet song from the early years.
Todd Rundgren Just Another Onionhead / Da Da Dali
A Wizard, a True Star Rhino 1973
Wacky but quite lovely.
Fastball White Collar N
The Help Machine 33 1/3 Records 2019
It's a pure delight to have these guys making records again.
Reckoning A&M 1984
I think this was the year we saw them play at Six Flags.
The Hold Steady T-Shirt Tux N
Thrashing Thru the Passion Frenchkiss Records 2019
Another rock solid record from this smart rock band.
Bob Kamoske Alley Ghost L N
Lost Time Blue Lotus Recordings 2019
St. Louis singer/songwriter I've finally heard, and learned what I've been missing.
Steep Canyon Rangers Shake Sugaree N
North Carolina Songbook: Live from MerleFest Yep Roc Records 2019
Honoring the great North Carolina guitar picker and songstress Elizabeth Cotten.
Geyer Street Sheiks Please Come Back L
Bootleg Geyer Street Sheiks 1998
Alice Spencer can sing anything.
Renee Wahl & The Sworn Secrets Me Before You N
Cut to the Bone Double R Records 2019
This Tennessee singer is mighty good.
The McCrary Sisters Driving Your Mama Crazy
Let's Go McC Records 2015
Four wonderful singers together or separate.
Zara McFarlane Peace Begins Within
Arise Brownswood Recordings 2017
This was one of my fave albums of a couple years back. It still sounds wonderful.
Booker T. Jones These Arms of Mine (feat. Ty Taylor) N
Note by Note Edith Street Records 2019
It ain't Otis Redding, but it's darned nice.
Eddie Floyd My Girl
Chronicle: Greatest Hits Fantasy Records 1990
I always enjoy hearing the Stax take on a Motown song.
Ray Agee Another Fool (Sings the Blues)
Lieber & Stoller PresentThe Spark Records Story Ace 2001
This one goes back to 1955.
Helen Humes Jumpin' On Sugar Hill
Blues, Boogie, & Bop: The 1940s Mercury Sessions Mercury 1995
Featuring Buck Clayton's orchestra.
Steve Earle Hillbilly Highway
Guitar Town MCA Nashville 2016
Thirty four years ago this record opened my ears to something new in country music.
Tyler Childers Purgatory
Purgatory Hickman Holler Records 2017
Childers is definitely in that tradition.
Stephen Stills Jesus Gave Love Away for Free
Manassas Rhino Atlantic 2004
Stephen Stills & Chris Hillman and the gang.
Nathan James I Know I've Got Religion
Hear Me Calling Sacred Cat Records 2014
Very talented blues guitarist.