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Mar 20, 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.
Lilly Hiatt Never Play Guitar N
Walking Proof New West Records 2020
Great to have new music from John's talented daughter.
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers You Tell Me
Damn the Torpedoes Geffen 2010
Way back in 1979, I worshipped this record.
Radney Foster Unh, Unh, Unh
Everything I Should Have Said Devil's River Records 2014
Always happy to stop in for a visit with Radney Foster's music.
The Church The Unguarded Moment (Remastered)
Of Skins and Heart EMI Music Australia 2010
I'd never heard this early Church song until the other day - wow! They started off really impressively.
The Byrds Pale Blue
Byrdmaniax Columbia/Legacy 1971
Clearly, the Church listened to the Byrds, but probably not this song.
The Go-Go's I'm With You
Talk Show A&M 1999
Back in 1984, the third Go-Go's album just might be their best.
The Mysteries Of Life I Know I'm Not Wrong
Keep a Secret (Expanded Edition) RCA/Legacy 2015
One of my fave bands in the mid-90s, at a time I was struggling to find rock music that spoke to me.
Field Music Between Nations N
Making a New World Memphis Industries 2020
Among my fave albums released so far this year.
Dolly Varden You Never Will
The Panic Bell Undertow. 2007
I'm eagerly awaiting a new record from Steve Dawson, but this from his long-time band will scratch the itch today.
Cassandra Wilson The Wind Cries Mary
Crossing Jordan Music From the NBC Television Series Columbia 2003
Trivia question: What TV show had the best soundtrack album this century? Hint: the answer is right here.
Bob Dylan John Wesley Harding
John Wesley Harding Columbia 1967
I've always been fond of this record - love the sound of it.
Let's Active Counting Down
Cypress I.R.S. Records 1984
They came along at a time when they had no hope of mass popularity, but I wished it for them anyway. What a great band!
Allah-Las Roco Ono N
Lahs Mexican Summer 2019
Dig that reverb!
Devendra Banhart Taking a Page N
Ma Nonesuch 2019
There was a month or more there when I played this incessantly.
The Kinks Groovy Movies
The Kinks Are the Village Green Preservation Society (Deluxe Edition) Castle Communications 2009
Western States The Duke L N
From the Center Out Marquette Records 2019
I'm digging this new release from a St. Louis band I hadn't encountered before.
Chet Atkins Take Five
The Essential: Chet Atkins RCA/Legacy 2007
Atkins recorded this neat take on the Brubeck tune back in 1973.
John Moreland Two Stars N
LP5 Old Omens 2019
Gorgeous short guitar instrumental.
Emmylou Harris Michelangelo
Red Dirt Girl Nonesuch 2000
Emmylou at her heart-wrenching finest.
Little Big Town Next To You N
Nightfall Capitol Records Nashville 2019
When these guys get a good song, they are unbelievably great.
Della Mae Headlight N
Headlight Rounder 2019
Four very talented women from Boston, Mass.
Brittany Howard History Repeats N
Jaime ATO Records / Fontana North 2019
Yes, I love this song.
David Byrne Burning Down the House (Live) N
American Utopia on Broadway (Original Cast Recording Live) Nonesuch 2019
I always did love this song.
The James Hunter Six Paradise for One N
Nick of Time Daptone Records 2020
A song about taking social distancing as far as it can go.
Don Dixon Fighting for My Life
Most of the Girls Like to Dance But Only Some of the Boys Like To Dixon Archival Remnants 2000
A 1985 record that never sounds old.
Del Shannon Hey! Little Star
The Liberty Years EMI 1991
1966 found this great rocker trying to find hits that wouldn't come despite great records.
Freddy Fender Cuando Quieras Carino
Interpreta el Rock Arhoolie Records 2003
A young Freddy Fender made this Spanish version of Corinna Corinna in the late 50s.
Bill Pinky & the Turks After the Hop
Sun Record Company: 50 Golden Years 1952-2002 Fab-U-Lus 2002
An obscure but fun rockabilly cut.
Kip & JJ Loui Heirloom Tomatoes L N
Show Me State self 2020
Terrific song from the veteran married songsters.
The Detroit Cobras Puppet On a String
Tied & True Rough Trade 2007
I think this is a Sandie Shaw song, if memory (and Google) serves.
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas Quicksand
Gold Universal Music Enterprises 2006
A 1966 barn burner!
Muddy Waters Honey Bee (A.k.A. Sail On) [Live 11/04/1966]
Authorized Bootleg: Muddy Waters (Live At the Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, CA - November 4-6, 1966) Wolfgang's Vault 2009
Also in 1966, this stunning live recording from the Man!
Willie Walker Warm to Cool to Cold
All Tore Up . . . Unrequited Love, Tormented Romance, Tragedy & Tearjerkers . . . 1955-1968 All Tore Up 1999
Great 1968 cut from the Wee one.
The Grooveliner Come to Me L N
Join Me at the Bar The Grooveliner 2019
St. Louis band delivers the horn-based funk!
Shopping Follow Me N
All or Nothing FatCat Records 2020
I do love this British post-punk dance band.
Van Morrison Read Between the Lines N
Three Chords and the Truth Exile 2019
Van hasn't lost any of his tremendous vocal skills.
Steve Earle & The Del McCoury Band The Mountain
The Mountain Warner Records 1999
Not only was this a great record, it introduced me to the brilliance of Del McCoury.
Michael Doucet Marie Catin N
Lâcher Prise Compass Records 2020
Any time I hear Michael Doucet, I feel better than I did before.
Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown Folks Back Home
Back to Bogalusa Blue Thumb 2001
Just your typical Louisiana blues guitar/fiddler brilliant performer.
The Pogues Navigator
Rum Sodomy & the Lash Warner Strategic Marketing 1985
Think of this as a belated St. Patrick's Day nod.
Waxahatchee Fire N
Saint Cloud Merge Records 2020
Brand new music from Waxahatchee - always welcome.
Johnny Cash Like the 309
American V: A Hundred Highways American Recordings Catalog P&D 2006
I don't worship the late period Cash records, but there are some excellent songs and performances in there.
Titus Andronicus Troubleman Unlimited N
An Obelisk Merge Records 2019
Let's rock a little.
Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters Elegy for a Bluesman
Maxwell Street Stony Plain Records 2016
One of the most elegant and expressive guitar players in the world.
Don Gibson (I'd Be) A Legend in My Time
RCA Country Legends: Don Gibson (Remastered) Buddha Records 2001
A little 1963 country number.
Marcus King Too Much Whiskey N
El Dorado Fantasy 2020
Fabulous tribute song to Willie Nelson from this soulful bluesy singer / fantastic guitar player.