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Oct 7, 2022 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.
Blondie In The Flesh (Extended Intro)
Against The Odds: 1974 - 1982 UMC (Universal Music Catalogue) 2022
There is a spectacular box set of Blondie's whole career - this is all I've heard so far, but I'll dig into more when I can.
Margo Price That's How Rumors Get Started
That's How Rumors Get Started Loma Vista Recordings 2020
Such an incredible song.
Elvis Costello & The Attractions Human Hands
Imperial Bedroom UMe/Elvis Costello 2015
One of many pinnacles in the career of this brilliant singer/songwriter.
Bill Lloyd Kissed Your Sister
Back To Even Whole-In-One 2011
A master of power pop who also used to make killer country music with Radney Foster.
Def Leppard Bringin' On the Heartbreak
High 'N' Dry (Remastered) UMC (Universal Music Catalogue) 2020
A different kind of power pop from 1981.
Guided By Voices Boomerang N
Tremblers and Goggles By Rank GBV Inc 2022
I wonder if GBV has ever been played next to Def Lep before.
Jan & Dean Girl, You're Blowing My Mind
Carnival of Sound Rhino/Warner Records 2009
I bet they giggled themselves to death when they came up with this song title.
Lilly Hiatt P-Town
Walking Proof New West Records 2020
A fine song from a fine songwriter.
Ty Segall Over N
"Hello, Hi" Drag City 2022
A nicely loping little song.
The Bottle Rockets I'll Be Comin' Around
Bottle Rockets and the Brooklyn Side Bloodshot Records 2013
So many great songs from this band over the years. This is one of their best.
The Troggs 66 5 4 3 2 1
Archeology (1966-1976) Fontana 1992
A classic phone number song.
Brownsville Station Blue Eyed Girl
No BS Warner Music Group - X5 Music Group 1970
The epitome of a working class rock'n'roll band back in the day.
The James Dean Joint Backwards in Time N
Cabinbuzz Spacewank Records 2022
This Chicago band will be appearing at the Shaw Art Fair Sunday at 12:30. There's a great line-up of music both Saturday and Sunday. Hope to see you there.
Amanda Shires Fault Lines N
Take It Like a Man ATO Records 2022
Solid new record.
Madison Cunningham Life According To Raechel N
Revealer Verve Forecast 2022
One of the best young singer/songwriters/guitarists out there today.
Cass McCombs Unproud Warrior N
Heartmind Anti/Epitaph 2022
A complex song that keeps haunting me. Beautiful, too.
Muddy Waters Nine Below Zero (Live)
Muddy "Mississippi" Waters Live Blue Sky 1992
In the last few years of his life, with Johnny Winter working with him, Muddy Waters made some of his most powerful music.
Delbert McClinton Poncho & Lefty
Poet: A Tribute to Townes Van Zandt TVZ 2001
They only let him slip away out of kindness, I suppose. Great version of a classic song.
Duke Reid's Group What Makes Honey
Rudeboy - Ska Bluebeat Classics Vol. 3 Midus Ink 2013
I love the Jamaican house band instrumentals.
Count Basie Blue and Sentimental (2004 Remaster)
String Along with Basie Parlophone UK 1960
Of course, Basie didn't need strings. But, I like this because it features his piano playing, it's got an exquisite Ben Webster solo, and because the strings actually are complementary.
Orquesta Aragón Este Sí No Pasará
Orquesta Aragón: 20 Éxitos, Vol. 2 Modiner 2008
Classic Cuban band that lasted a long time.
Marcia Griffiths Young Gifted and Black
Reggae Anthology: Melody Life VP Records 2007
Great reggae version of the Nina Simone song.
Ben E. King Family Jewels
Let Me Live In Your Life Rhino Atlantic 2005
A 1978 album from this masterful singer - you don't see it very often, but it's good stuff.
The New Respects Rich
Before The Sun Goes Down Credential Recordings (CRE) 2018
Out of Nashville, this family group mixes up r&b with other influences and comes up with a unique sound.
Son Little what's good
Like Neptune Anti/Epitaph 2022
Speaking of unique approaches to r&b.
Thao Ambition N
Ambition - Single Thao 2022
She's left the Get Down Stay Down behind, but the music isn't all that different.
Twen Long Throat N
One Stop Shop Twen Enterprises 2022
Young band out of Nashville.
Ezra Furman Train Comes Through N
All of Us Flames Bella Union 2022
Excellent new record from this fluent singer/songwriter.
YEE LOI 31 Flavours N
Get Going 2560909 Records DK 2022
Very young band from the UK.
Elf Power Clean Clothes N
Artificial Countrysides Yep Roc Records 2022
Strong new record from this veteran band.
Dave Swarbrick Gravel Path / Leyton Buzzard Shuffle (Live from Cambridge Folk Festival)
It Suits Me Well - The Transatlantic Anthology Castle Communications 2004
One of the all-time great fiddle players in his prime.
Meridian Brothers & El Grupo Renacimiento Poema del salsero resentido N
Meridian Brothers & El Grupo Renacimiento Ansonia Records 2022
I love hearing these weird little tributes to older salsa.
U-Roy Drive Her Home
Greatest Hits Anthology Shaklow 1997
U-Roy toasts over Hopeton Lewis singing.
Cave States Onions and Apples L N
Liminal Cave States 2022
They will be at the Shaw Art Fair tomorrow at 12:30.
Max Pope Better Late Than Never
Counting Sheep Virgin Music UK LAS (License External) 2021
Young English singer-songwriter.
Mose Wilson The Man You Miss
Mose Wilson Mose Wilson 2021
Strong country record from late last year.
49 Winchester Last Call N
Fortune Favors the Bold New West Records 2022
The bane of all bartenders, the guy who doesn't want to leave.
Kylie Morgan Independent With You N
P.S. EMI Nashville 2022
Very nice new country music 7 song EP.
Shelby Lynne What About This Girl
Sunrise Columbia Nashville Legacy 1989
When she was just getting started in the biz.
The Hanging Stars You're So Free N
Hollow Heart Loose 2022
Some really solid songs on this record.
The Mountain Goats Make You Suffer N
Bleed Out Merge Records 2022
You don't really have to suffer - the song isn't painful.
Simon Love Yvonne N
Love, Sex and Death Etc Tapete Records 2022
Ah, good old pop/rock styles. Can't go wrong with it.
Phelimuncasi Inamandla (feat. Bhejane) N
Ama Gogela Nyege Nyege Tapes 2022
I thought we'd get a little intense here.
OXEAXEEXU Máquina De Louco 2021
This Brazilian record from last year is well worth revisiting.
Iara Rennó Dentro da boca (a Tótó) N
Oríkì Iara Rennó 2022
This great Brazilian singer teams with Lucas Santtana on this cut.
Otis Williams & The Charms The First Time We Met
Singles Collection 1953-1958 Gusto 1976
Ending on a doo wop tip.