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Feb 28, 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.
Tegan and Sara I'll Be Back Someday
Hey, I'm Just like You Sire 2019
This is a sing along at the top of your lungs kinda song.
Marshall Crenshaw I'll Do Anything
Marshall Crenshaw Warner Catalog and O/H 1982
That fantastic debut album from 38 (gulp) years ago!
Lee Dorsey Working In the Coal Mine
The New Lee Dorsey Arista 2000
An Allen Toussaint-penned masterpiece.
Michael Doucet Dites Moi Pas N
Lâcher Prise Compass Records 2020
This new Michael Doucet solo album is just a blast from start to finish.
Funky Butt Brass Band 4th & 30 L N
Onward Funky Butt Brass Band 2020
One of St. Louis's most astounding institutions!
Big Band of Brothers It’s Not My Cross to Bear (feat. Ruthie Foster) N
A Jazz Celebration of the Allman Brothers Band New West Records 2019
The Allman Brothers songs, a big jazz band, and in this case, Ruthie Foster singing! Yeah, I'm down with that.
Bill Frisell Red River Valley
Harmony Blue Note Records 2019
Petra Haden sings this one along with some of the rest of the band - Frisell, Hank Roberts, and Luke Bergman.
Iris DeMent Leaning On the Everlasting Arm
Lifeline FlariElla Records 2004
DeMent singing gospel - beautiful.
Kathy Mattea Holy Now
Pretty Bird Captain Potato 2018
More beautiful singing.
Alejandro Escovedo String Quartet Juarez
Room of Songs Junketboy 2005
The Bronx Cheers Never Enough L N
single self 2020
Brand new song from St. Louisian Devon Cahill.
Hiss Golden Messenger Terms of Surrender N
Terms of Surrender Merge Records 2019
This is so very pretty.
Wilco Love is Everywhere (Beware) N
Ode to Joy dBpm Records 2019
This album is an exercise in subtlety, as the band members compete to see who can play the coolest part that calls the least attention to itself.
Don Dixon Just Rites
Most of the Girls Like to Dance But Only Some of the Boys Like To Dixon Archival Remnants 2000
Thirty-five years ago, this record dominated my turntable for a while.
Sandy Denny I'm a Dreamer
Rendezvous (Remastered) UMC (Universal Music Catalogue) 2005
This 1977 album was her final record, an attempt to go commercial which didn't work, but made for intriguing music.
Kate Rusby Annan Waters
Hourglass Pure Records 1997
I'd forgotten how cool this folk singer was when she debuted - and then I realized I don't even know if she's still recording.
Tanya Tucker Rich N
While I'm Livin' Fantasy 2019
Powerful song from a powerful singer.
The Judds Don't Be Cruel
Heartland Curb 2003
In 1987, Wynonna gave her own take on Elvis.
Steve Earle Down the Road
Guitar Town MCA Nashville 2016
From 1986, when Steve Earle came from nowhere to capture all sorts of country music attention.
Booker T. Jones Cause I Love You (feat. Evvie McKinney & Joshua Ledet) N
Note by Note EDITH STREET RECORDS 2019
Nice recreation of a Rufus and Carla Thomas gem.
Al Holliday Sho' Ain't No Doubt L
Natural Remedies Al Holliday 2015
This guy has been making the St. Louis area a lot cooler these past few years.
Bonnie Raitt Angel from Montgomery
No Nukes: The MUSE Concerts for a Non-Nuclear Future (Live) Rhino/Elektra 1979
Wonderful live version of her gorgeous take on John Prine's masterpiece.
Laura Nyro Stormy Love
Smile (Bonus Track Version) Legacy Recordings 2014
Nobody else wrote or sang like her.
Mary Wells I've Grown Accustomed to His Face
Motown Lost & Found: Something New UNI/MOTOWN 2012
It's really hard to convey just how huge My Fair Lady was in the U.S. back in the early 60s - so much that even Motown though their biggest singer should tackle one of the songs.
The English Beat Drowning
Wha'ppen? (Remastered) Shout! Factory Records 2012
In 1981, the Beat's second album slowed the grooves down a little and got deeper in the songwriting.
Son Little Mahalia N
aloha Anti, Inc. 2020
New music from this very talented young man.
Translator Inside My Mind
Translator Legacy Recordings 1985
I loved this band back in the 80s. They never got the attention they deserved.
The Medium Friends of Ours N
Get It While It's Hot yk Records 2019
Nashville band that does good old-fashioned pop music.
Bucky & Premieres Cruisin'
Hot Rod Gang Buffalo Bop 1993
Ah, hot rod rockers second only to surf in brilliance.
Crispy Bess Hairpin
Cuh-Lassy! Pravda Records/NDM Ltd. 2009
Former St. Louis music maker has done some cool things since he left town more than 20 years ago.
Los Straitjackets Lagrimas Solitarias (Lonely Teardrops)
Rock En Espanol Vol. 1 Yep Roc 2007
Jackie Wilson song translated into Spanish.
Nappy Brown I'm Gonna Get You
Night Time Is the Best Time: The Best of Nappy Brown Classic Music International 2011
A 1957 delight.
Roy Wood When Gran'ma Plays the Banjo (2007 Remastered Version)
Boulders Parlophone UK 2007
In 1973, Roy Wood played every instrument on this album, and has a blast with this nutty number.
Falling Fences Irish Old Ladies (Live) L N
Songwriter's Hell - Single Falling Fences 2019
Five minutes of incredible fun!
Andrew Bird Don't be Scared
Things Are Really Great Here, Sort Of... Wegawam Music Co. 2014
I've been dipping into Bird's catalogue now and then. So much great stuff.
Roger Daltrey Giving It All Away
Daltrey MCA 1973
I never heard this song until the other day, and was pleasantly surprised at how much I liked it.
Fastball Never Say Never N
The Help Machine 33 1/3 Records 2019
Excellent song on a very fine album.
The Highwomen Highwomen N
The Highwomen Low Country Sound/Elektra 2019
Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby, Maren Morris, and Amanda Shires brought Yola in to help them sing this updated version of their supergroup inspiration.
Jason James Move a Little Closer N
Seems Like Tears Ago Melodyville Records 2019
Terrific young country singer who loves the older styles.
Sleepy Kitty School's Out L
Infinity City Euclid Records 2011
One of the most impressive debut albums of the last ten years.
Dungen Tyst Minut
Tyst Minut - EP Subliminal Sounds 2005
My fave Swedish band since ABBA. Very different, though. Just from the same country.
The Monkees Zor and Zam
The Birds, The Bees & the Monkees Rhino 1968
An anomaly in their catalogue, but I like it.
Chris Knight Everybody's Lonely Now N
Almost Daylight Drifters Church Productions 2019
I keep finding new fave songs on this record.
Robert Gordon Love My Baby
Rock Billy Boogie RCA Records Label 1979
Back when he was the only guy doing the rockabilly revival thing.
Aaron Neville Show Me the Way
Brother to Brother Fuel 2000 2003
A wonderful 1960 single from a young Aaron Neville.