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Sound Salvation

Jul 22, 2016 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Music

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.
Sound Salvation
7:00 AM
Jeff Beck - Right Now
Jeff Beck Right Now N
Loud Hailer Atco Records 2016
This new Beck record kicks major booty!
7:04 AM
The Word - Play All Day
The Word Play All Day
Soul Food Vanguard Records 2015
Man, this record will put the spring in your step every time!
7:08 AM
Booker T. & The MG's - Let's Go Get Stoned
Booker T. & The MG's Let's Go Get Stoned
Doin' Our Thing stax 1968
Seductive, sultry take on the Ray Charles number.
7:10 AM
Barrett Strong - Misery
Barrett Strong Misery
20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Barrett Strong Motown 2003
From the very early days of Motown Records.
7:12 AM
Major Lance - Ain't That a Shame
Major Lance Ain't That a Shame
Everybody Loves a Good Time! The Best of Major Lance Epic 1995
Curtis Mayfield gave this guy some killer songs and production.
7:16 AM
Roy Milton - The Hucklebuck
Roy Milton The Hucklebuck
Roy Milton and His Solid Senders Specialty Records 1989
Oh, yeah, do that Hucklebuck!
7:18 AM
Wynonie Harris - Lovin Machine
Wynonie Harris Lovin Machine
Loud, Fast & Out of Control: The Wild Sounds of 50s Rock Rhino 1999
This record came out in 1951!
7:21 AM
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Crazy About the La La La
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Crazy About the La La La
Ooo Baby Baby: The Anthlogy Motown 2002
I'm a sucker for songs where the hook has nonsense syllables.
7:25 AM
Kandia Crazy Horse - Quartz Hill
Kandia Crazy Horse Quartz Hill
Stampede Hillgrass Bluebilly Records 2014
She's a music writer and a country musician, and she's really, really good.
7:32 AM
Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet - I Spent All My Money Loving You
Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet I Spent All My Money Loving You
Alligator Purse Yep Roc 2009
One of my favorite bands on the planet.
7:36 AM
Corrine Bailey Rae - Ice Cream Colours
Corrine Bailey Rae Ice Cream Colours N
The Heart Speaks In Whispers Virgin 2016
What a cool song!
7:39 AM
Lake Street Dive - Godawful Things
Lake Street Dive Godawful Things N
Side Pony Sound Emporium 2016
They'll be at the Pageant Thursday, Aug. 4.
7:45 AM
Eleanor Friedberger - Sweetest Girl
Eleanor Friedberger Sweetest Girl N
New View Frenchkiss 2016
The best songs on this record - including this one - are so ridiculously catchy. I've woken up several times with her songs in my head this year.
7:48 AM
Nick Barbieri - Called a Poet
Nick Barbieri Called a Poet L N
single self 2016
He's got a gig at the Tap Room Aug. 12 - one of my fave songwriters in this town.
7:52 AM
T-Bone Burnett - Born In Captivity
T-Bone Burnett Born In Captivity
Twenty Twenty: The Essential T Bone Burnett Columbia Records/Legacy 2006
Going way back to T-Bone Burnett's Alpha Band days after leaving the Bob Dylan tour.
7:56 AM
The Byrds - The Girl With No Name
The Byrds The Girl With No Name
Younger Than Yesterday Columbia 1967
A short Chris Hillman number.
8:01 AM
Javier Escovedo - Gypsy Son
Javier Escovedo Gypsy Son N
Kicked out of Eden Saustex Media 2016
Very Stooges-like.
8:05 AM
Free Energy - Backscratcher
Free Energy Backscratcher
Love Sign Free Energy 2013
I'd kind of forgotten these guys - are they making another record?
8:09 AM
The Go-Go's - I'm the Only One
The Go-Go's I'm the Only One
Talk Show IRS 1984
Digging into the deep cuts for this band of popsters.
8:14 AM
The Monkees - Last Train to Clarksville
The Monkees Last Train to Clarksville
The Monkees Colgems 1966
What an absolute masterpiece these 2:47 are!
8:16 AM
Brian Andrew Marek - Aberdeen
Brian Andrew Marek Aberdeen L N
"Drowner" Rubberstamp 2016
This St. Louisian's melodies really should be ringing out all over town.
8:19 AM
The Coral - Connector
The Coral Connector N
Distance Inbetween Ignition Records 2016
State of the art for rock bands in 2016.
8:24 AM
Midlake - Aurora Gone
Midlake Aurora Gone
Antiphon Bella Union/ATO 2013
Lovely song from a band that stays right on the periphery of being noticed.
8:30 AM
Case/lang/veirs - Greens of June
Case/lang/veirs Greens of June N
case/lang/veirs Anti- 2016
This record sounds better every time I hear it!
8:34 AM
Graham Nash - Beneath the Waves
Graham Nash Beneath the Waves N
This Path Tonight Blue Castle Music 2016
The old guy still has the touch.
8:38 AM
Cave States - Kingdom Come
Cave States Kingdom Come L N
True Life Undertow 2016
A special song made even more special by Paige Brubeck's guest vocal.
8:44 AM
Drive-by Truckers - Til He's Dead or Rises
Drive-by Truckers Til He's Dead or Rises
English Oceans ATO Records (AT0) 2014
Sometimes, these guys just hit a sweet spot.
8:48 AM
Graham Parker & The Rumour - Stick to Me
Graham Parker & The Rumour Stick to Me
Live on the Test Windsong International 1994
Back in the day, they were one of the best live bands ever!
8:52 AM
Nils Lofgren - Why Mme
Nils Lofgren Why Mme
Old School Vision Music 2011
I haven't really listened to a lot of Nils' solo work, but I usually like what I've heard.
9:00 AM
The Levon Helm Band - Ain't That Good News
The Levon Helm Band Ain't That Good News
The Midnight Ramble Sessions Vol. 3 Vanguard 2014
Amy Helm sings the heck out of this one.
9:04 AM
Jimmy Rushing - Did You Ever
Jimmy Rushing Did You Ever
Five Feet of Soul Collectables 1963
Great jazz singer.
9:08 AM
Dinah Washington - A Slick Chick (On the Mellow Side)
Dinah Washington A Slick Chick (On the Mellow Side)
The Fabulous Miss D! The Keynote, Decca & Mercury Singles Hip-O Select 2010
One of Dinah's best records - and she had a lot of good ones.
9:10 AM
Gregory Porter - Take Me to the Alley
Gregory Porter Take Me to the Alley N
Take Me to the Alley Blue Note 2016
I don't hear a lot of modern jazz singers, but I love this guy. If there are better young ones out there, I'd love to know it.
9:17 AM
Teddy Thompson - Separate Ways
Teddy Thompson Separate Ways
Separate Ways Universal Music 2006
Teddy Thompson has done nothing but make good to great records, yet he can't catch on to a public that should be loving his music. What's up with that?
9:22 AM
The Educated Guess - Sweet On You (And Getting Sweeter)
The Educated Guess Sweet On You (And Getting Sweeter) L N
Another Educated Guess The Educated Guess 2016
A song that lives up to its great title.
9:25 AM
The Turtles - You Know What I Mean
The Turtles You Know What I Mean
Solid Zinc: The Turtles Anthology Rhino 2007
Just a typically delightful Turtles song.
9:27 AM
Orange Juice - Poor Old Soul Pt. 1
Orange Juice Poor Old Soul Pt. 1
The Glasgow School Domino
How can you resist these guys? Intoxicating.
9:31 AM
Pretenders - Worlds Within Worlds
Pretenders Worlds Within Worlds
Pirate Radio 1979-2005 Rhino 2008
A song I never heard until I found the box set.
9:34 AM
The B-52's - Funplex
The B-52's Funplex
Funplex Astralwerks 2008
Their latest record is 8 years old now! How does time fly like that?
9:39 AM
Santana - Anywhere You Want to Go
Santana Anywhere You Want to Go N
Santana IV RCA 2016
Easily one of the best albums of 2016 so far. And no, I did not see that coming.
9:45 AM
Tift Merritt - Train Song
Tift Merritt Train Song
Traveling Companion Yep Roc 2013
Nice cover of the Tom Waits song.
9:48 AM
Dolly Parton - Here You Come Again
Dolly Parton Here You Come Again
Here You Come Again RCA 1977
Dolly will be at Scott Trade Center next Saturday, July 30.
9:51 AM
Brandy Clark - Daughter
Brandy Clark Daughter
Big Day in a Small Town Warner Brothers. 2016
One of the most perfect songs this year.
9:54 AM
Marianne Faithfull - If I Never Get to Love You
Marianne Faithfull If I Never Get to Love You
The Collection Universal 2005
The young, pre-cigarettes and heroin voice.