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Aug 4, 2023 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.
Aretha Franklin This Girl's In Love With You
This Girl's in Love with You Rhino Atlantic 1970
The Queen of Soul meets Bacharach head on.
Roberta Flack In My Life
Let It Be Roberta (Roberta Flack Sings The Beatles) 429 Records / Sony ATV 2012
Free range Beatles cover.
Kelly Clarkson Move You
Meaning of Life Atlantic Records 2017
The very best thing American Idol ever delivered to the world.
Donny Hathaway He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother
Donny Hathaway Rhino Atlantic 1971
He took the Hollies to church.
Otis Redding Love Have Mercy
Complete & Unbelievable: The Otis Redding Dictionary of Soul Rhino Atlantic 1966
Redding made every song sound like the most important thing in the world.
The War and Treaty The Best That I Have N
Lover's Game UMG Nashville 2023
Very nice husband and wife duet.
Brandy Clark Northwest N
Brandy Clark Warner Records 2023
Strong contemporary country record.
The Murlocs Catfish N
Calm Ya Farm ATO Records / Fontana North 2023
Elvis Costello & The Attractions Busy Bodies
Armed Forces (Remastered 2020) UMe/Elvis Costello 2020
This 1979 album was the last time Costello had a run on the pop charts.
Joanna Sternberg I've Got Me N
I've Got Me Fat Possum 2023
Kinda sorta Jonathan Richmanish.
The Amboy Dukes Ivory Castles
Journey to the Center of the Mind Mainstream Records 1968
Fifty-five years later, this record still sounds remarkable and original.
The Vertigo Swirl Noir L N
Sometymes Synesthesia Rubberstamp Records 2023
Another kind of psychedelia.
Sonny Singh Turiya Turiya Ja
Chardi Kala Sonny Singh 2022
An American Sikh musician with a wide range of influences.
Wye Oak TNT N
Every Day Like the Last Merge Records 2023
I'm quite enjoying this collection of singles with a few new cuts.
John Renbourn & Stefan Grossman Snap a Little Owl
Snap a Little Owl Shanachie 1988
Two great acoustic guitarists interacting beautifully.
Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway Alice in the Bluegrass N
City of Gold Nonesuch 2023
I'm loving this new record from the great guitarist and talented songwriter and damn fine singer.
The Boxmasters Take It Inside
'69 Keentone Records 2023
Billy Bob Thornton makes terrific records.
Delbert McClinton Midnight Communion
Cost of Living New West Records 2005
My mother-in-law and I shared a love for Delbert McClinton.
Amanda Fields I Love You More Today N
What, When and Without Are and Be Recordings 2023
Another fine young songwriter out of Nashville.
Etta James Something's Got A Hold On Me
Rocks The House Geffen 1963
This 60-year-old record remains one of the five or so greatest live albums ever released.
Duke Robillard Git with It! N
Six Strings of Steel M.C. Records 2023
Fab instrumental from this serious veteran of the blues.
John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers All Your Love
Blues Breakers with Eric Clapton Universal Records 1966
Clapton plays Otis Rush brilliantly.
Los Straitjackets Tempest (Live)
Los Straitjackets In Concert (Live) Yep Roc Records 2008
The greatest rock'n'roll instrumental wrestling mask wearing combo ever!
Son Volt Float Away N
Day Of The Doug (The Songs of Doug Sahm) Transmit Sound 2023
It's great to hear Son Volt cutting loose on these Doug Sahm songs.
Rodney Crowell Victim or a Fool
Rodney Crowell Rhino/Warner Records 2004
From all the way back in 1981.
The Everly Brothers Breakdown
Stories We Could Tell RCA/Legacy 1972
Seriously, check out the line-up of musicians who worked on this album: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stories_We_Could_Tell
Emmylou Harris Coat of Many Colors
Pieces of the Sky (Remastered) Rhino/Warner Records 2004
Her 1974 debut album.
Graham Parker Partner For Life
12 Haunted Episodes Razor & Tie 1995
Graham Parker has some pretty great love songs in his repertoire.
Channing Wilson Crazy Over You N
Dead Man Channing Wilson 2023
Country songwriter who's written for others but has a terrific singing approach of his own.
Frank Sinatra Purple
Frank Sinatra Conducts Tone Poems of Color Capitol 1956
I think Sinatra did a pretty good job conducting this orchestral record.
Ben Wendel I Loves You Porgy (feat. Cécile Mclorin Salvant) N
All One Edition Records 2023
Excellent version of the Gershwin classic.
Tim Buckley Pleasant Street (Live)
Honeyman (Recorded Live 1973) Manifesto Records 1995
Live and astonishing in 1973.
Laura Cantrell Secret Language N
Just Like a Rose: The Anniversary Sessions Propeller Sound Recordings 2023
It's very nice to have a new record from this talented singer/songwriter.
Roy St. John For True Love's Sake L N
Flight Risk 1424548 Records DK 2023
Back in the 90s, Roy St. John started off every weekday on KDHX. This is from his new record with the great album cover.
Ollabelle Can't Nobody Do Me Like Jesus
Ollabelle DMZ/Columbia 2004
From their debut album, which was all gospel songs.
Robyn Hitchcock Red Locust Frenzy
Ole! Tarantula Yep Roc Records 2006
That album when Peter Buck was in his backing band.
Rickie Lee Jones All the Way N
Pieces of Treasure Modern Recordings 2023
She sings standards like nobody else.
Dinah Washington New Blowtop Blues
A Slick Chick (on the Mellow Side) - The Rhythm & Blues Years Mercury 1983
From 1952, a distinctive blues number.
Sammy Price Please MR. Blues
Sammy Price and the Blues Singers Wolf Records International GmbH 2012
Monette Moore sings this while Price plays the piano.
The Swans Believe In Me
The Super Doo Wop Box Rockbeat 2015
Obscure but cool doo wop record.
Jimmy Hughes Everybody Let's Dance
From the Halls of Fame: The Jimmy Hughes Masters Volume 1 Fame Records 2020
1963 soul record.
The Baseball Project The Yips
Grand Salami TIme! Omnivore Recordings 2023
Dedicating this song to Rick Ankiel.