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Sep 15, 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.
Brothers Lazaroff Everything Stopped (feat. Rabbi James Stone Goodman & Stuart Rosenberg) L N
Memphis (feat. Rabbi James Stone Goodman & Stuart Rosenberg) Brothers Lazaroff 2023
I'm loving this live in Sun Studios release by this great band.
The Coral Child Of The Moon N
Sea Of Mirrors Run On Records 2023
They've been consistently excellent for over 20 years now - nice to get a new record from this underrated band.
Rain Parade Angel Sister N
Last Rays of a Dying Sun Label 51 2023
One of the classic Paisley Underground bands is back and still at the top of their game.
Bark Rock Club N
Loud unknown 2023
Tim and Susan Lee are the best husband and wife rock team in the world today. Love this new song about life in the clubs.
Billy Bragg Love Gets Dangerous
Best of Billy Bragg at the BBC 1983 - 2019 Cooking Vinyl Limited 2019
Powerful live version of this early classic.
Eli "Paperboy" Reed IDKWYCTD (I Came To Play) N
Hits and Misses Yep Roc Records 2023
He's got a new album coming out of material from singles and assorted other locations. I think this is a brand new song, though.
The Budos Band Crescent Blade N
Frontier's Edge - EP Diamond West Records 2023
One of the best instrumental bands operating these days.
Boozoo Chavis Dance All Night
Johnny Billy Goat Rounder 2000
Boozoo, that's who!
The Tubes What Do You Want From Life
The Tubes A&M 1975
Some of the satire is a little dated, but man, this song still makes me smile.
Status Quo Roll the Dice (Remastered Version)
Under the Influence (1 Remastered Version) earMUSIC 2022
A 1999 rocker.
X-Ray Spex Art-I-Ficial
Germ Free Adolescents X-Ray Spex 1978
Classic punk rock album!
The Ruts It Was Cold
The Crack Virgin Records 1979
Not enough people remember how cool the Ruts were.
Generation X Your Generation
Generation X (Bonus Track Version) Chrysalis Records 2002
One of my all-time fave punk songs.
Devo The Day My Baby Gave Me a Surprize
Duty Now for the Future Warner Records 1979
From the Devo album most of us never played more than once, but which isn't nearly as bad as I thought back in the day.
Traffic Something's Got a Hold of My Toe
Last Exit Island Records 2001
Fun little instrumental.
Bob Dylan I Shall Be Free
The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan Columbia 1963
Who would of thunk 60 years ago this guy would still be a force now? He'll be at the Stifel on Oct. 4.
Allison Russell Requiem N
The Returner Fantasy 2023
I know John Wendland played this cut yesterday, but it's so good we can hear it two days in a row!
Brennen Leigh You Turned into a Dragon N
Ain’t Through Honky Tonkin’ Yet Signature Sounds Recordings 2023
Tattoos, like people, can change.
Joanna Sternberg Mountains High N
I've Got Me Fat Possum 2023
Extremely idiosyncratic but somehow fascinating singer/songwriter.
Dixie Reelers I Shall Not Be Moved
The Early Years D JSP Records 2009
From a J.E. Mainer box set, a 1930s gospel cut.
James McMurtry Ruby and Carlos (Live)
Live In Europe Lightning Rod Records 2009
Great song from this very talented man.
The Baseball Project Disco Demolition N
Grand Salami Thief Omnivore 2023
I still maintain this was one of the darkest days in popular culture history.
Durand Jones & The Indications Out In the Woods N
A Song For Leon (A Tribute to Leon Russell) Primary Wave Records 2023
Like many tribute albums, this one is a mixed bag, but I really like several cuts, including this gem.
Mike Stinson & Johnny Irion Stranger Here Myself N
Working My Way Down Rte 8 Media 2023
I hadn't heard Stinson before, but I knew Irion's work, and they. make a nice pair.
The Transmitters Summer's Here L
Receiver The Transmitters 2007
St. Louis band that did two very nice records back in the 00's - Kip Loui was the singer and songwriter.
Steep Canyon Rangers Harvest Queen N
Morning Shift Yep Roc Records 2023
Another fine album from this bluegrass band turning country.
Charlie Rich A Satisfied Man
Very Special Love Songs Epic/Legacy 1974
One of the great singers of the last century.
Carl Mann It's Just a Matter of Time
Carl Mann Jaxon Records 2012
One of the last artists to appear on Sun Records back in the 50s.
Ruth McFadden Teenage Blues (Take 2)
Hy Weiss Presents: Old Town Records Old Town Records 2003
Late fifties r&b delight.
Entoto Band Yekermo Sew N
Entoto Band Guitar Globetrotter Recordings 2023
Modern band steeped in old school Ethiopian jazz.
Billie Holiday No Good Man
The Decca Singles, Vol. 1: 1945-1949 Verve Reissues 2017
From 1946, one of the greatest singers ever.
Dinah Washington You Can Depend On Me (feat. Rudy Martin Trio)
The Fabulous Miss D! The Keynote, Decca and Mercury Singles (1943-1953) Verve Reissues 2010
Another fantastic singer!
Corinne Bailey Rae Night
The Heart Speaks in Whispers Virgin Records Ltd 2016
Terrific modern singer.
Kelly Clarkson Invincible
Piece By Piece RCA Records Label 2015
I'm just on a Kelly Clarkson kick lately - she's one of my fave singers.
Sinéad O'Connor Property of Jesus
Chimes of Freedom: The Songs of Bob Dylan Honoring 50 Years of Amnesty International Amnesty International 2012
Sinead did a killer version of this Bob Dylan song from Shot of Love originally.
Surprise Chef Rosemary Hemphill N
Friendship EP Big Crown Records 2023
Another really groovy instrumental band working these days.
High Pulp Slaw N
Days in the Desert Anti/Epitaph 2023
Really intriguing young jazz collective out of L.A.
Tom Waits Books of Moses
Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards (Remastered) Anti/Epitaph 2017
Some really cool songs on this compilation of assorted Waits material.
Chuck Jackson Hound Dog
Dedicated to the King! Wand Records 1972
Soul singer has fun with this familiar number.
Sunnyland Slim I Got to Quit My Baby
Chicago Blues Festival 1974 With Jimmy Dawkins Disques Black & Blue 2005
I just dig this blues performance.
Memphis Minnie Pig Meat On the Line
Memphis Minnie Queen of the Delta Blues: 1937 to 1953 Universe Remasterings 2012
You can't go wrong with Memphis Minnie. This one dates from 1941.
Lee Morgan Stormy Weather
Sonic Boom Blue Note Records 2003
Recorded in 1967 but not released until 1979 this has Morgan on trumpet, David Fathead Newman on tenor, Cedar Walton on piano, Ron Carter on bass, and Billy Higgins on drums.