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Jun 10, 2016 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
With Steve Pick
Lake Street Dive Stop Your Crying
Bad Self Portraits Signature Sounds Recording 2014
I thought we'd revisit the previous album for a change this year.
Joan Armatrading Let's Talk About Us
Lover's Speak Denon 2003
I missed this fine record when it came out - no matter how much you hear, you can't hear it all, even when it's one of your fave artists.
Andrew Bird Left Handed Kisses (feat. Fiona Apple) N
Are You Serious Concord Loma Vista 2016
This was the first single, and yet somehow I hadn't played it on the air yet - I'm a contrarian sometimes. Still, I love this song.
Richie Havens Tombstone Blues
I'm Not There Columbia 2007
I love that overdriven acoustic guitar that Havens did so well.
The Beatles Revolution
Past Masters, Vol. 2 Apple 1969
You'd think this song would be dated, but it never is.
Stevie Wonder Signed Sealed Delivered I'm Yours
Defintive Collection utv 2002
What can I say that isn't said in the very sound of this masterpiece?
Robert Palmer Hard Head
Some People Can Do What They Like Island Records 1976
One of these days, people are gonna remember how great Robert Palmer could be.
Tracy Nelson One More Mile
Victim of the Blues Delta Groove 2011
This woman can sing!
Ray Price My Shoes Keep Walking Back to You
The Essential Ray Price 1951-1962 Columbia Legacy 1991
Pure honky tonk goodness.
Neil Young Ever After
Chrome Dreams II Reprise 2007
Terrific country song from a latter-day Young album.
Joan Osborne Champagne and Wine
Bring It on Home` Saguaro Road 2012
This is a nice version of the song done by Otis Redding.
Ana Moura Lilac wine N
Moura Universal 2016
A chance to hear this great singer in English.
Slapp Happy Let's Travel Light
Ca Va V2 1998
Harry Nilsson Are You Sleeping?
The Point! RCA 1970
I remember loving this cartoon when I was 11.
Cab Calloway You Rascal You
Mr. Hi De Ho 1930-1931 MCA 1982
85 years old and still packing a punch. The record, I mean.
Leon McAuliffe & His Western Swing Band Take it Away, Leon
Hillbilly Boogie! Legacy/Columbia 1994
They don't write songs about performers like this any more.
W. Lee O'Daniel Don't Let the Deal Go Down
Stompin' Western Swing: Roots of Rock'n'Roll Vol. 2 President 2003
This swings and stomps hard!
Pete Drake For Pete's Sake
For Pete's Sake Gusto 2007
Hear that steel guitar talk!
Teddy Thompson & Kelly Jones You Can't Call Me Baby N
Little Windows Cooking Vinyl 2016
There are some mighty fine songs on this record.
Ray Charles Roll With My Baby
What'd I Say Atlantic 1959
I keep rollin' with my baby 'cause she's sweet that way.
Tony Bennett Lullaby of Broadway
The Beat of My Heart Columbia 1957
Cool arrangement on this one.
Illinois Jacquet Riffin' at 24th Street
Illinois Jacquet: The Ultimate Collection Burning Fire 2009
I dig Jacquet's tenor sax.
Tom Waits John the Revelator N
God Don't Never Change: The Songs of Blind Willie Johnson Alligator 2016
I love Waits' take on this.
The Heavy Slave to Your Love N
Hurt & the Merciless Bad Son Recording Company 2016
This song rocks and rocks hard!
Cheap Trick The In Crowd
Bang, Zoom, Crazy…Hello Big Machine 2016
Having fun with an old classic.
The Monkees You Bring the Summer N
Good Times! Rhino 2016
First, this is a cool new song by Andy Partridge! Secondly, it's a cool new record by the Monkees!
The Vertigo Swirl Braying For Revolution L
3 Rubberstamp 2011
Brian Andrew Marek project, which always means entertainment.
The Electric Prunes Shadows
Lost Dreams Birdman 2001
Dig that psychedelic sound!
The Everpresent Fullness Darlin' You Can Count On Me
Where the Action Is! Los Angeles Nuggets: 1965-1968 Rhino 2009
A different sort of psych from that time.
The Rattles Hey Sally
The Greatest Hits Baierle Records 2007
I honestly know nothing about these guys, but I know a good song when I hear one.
Bob Mould Lucifer And God N
Patch the Sky Merge 2016
Bob Mould's new record sounds like what you want from Bob Mould - loud, powerful rock.
Cave States Changing on Me L N
True Life Undertow 2016
St. Louis band puts out their second strong album.
Colvin & Earle You're Right (I'm Wrong) N
Colvin & Earle Fantasy Records 2016
It's not a pair I would have imagined, but they do work well together.
Paul Simon Street Angel N
Stranger to Stranger Concord 2016
Paul Simon going all crazy rhythm on us.
Joe Henry Heaven's Escape
Reverie Anti- 2011
Sometimes just an opening piano chord can totally freeze you into the mood of a song.
Villagers Set the Tigers Free N
Where Have You Been All My Life? Domino 2016
Simply gorgeous and compelling.
Cyndi Lauper Hard Candy Christmas N
Detour sire 2016
You may know this one by Dolly Parton. With guest vocals by Alison Krauss.
Mollie O'Brien & Rich Moore Suzanne
Love Runner Remington Road 2014
Great version of the Randy Newman song.
Sean Watkins Tribulations N
What to Fear Family Hour Records 2016
Sounds like an old folk song, but I forget whether it is or not.
Dori Freeman Lullaby N
Dori Freeman Free Dirt 2015
Young country singer whose debut album is produced by Teddy Thompson. She says her biggest influences are Peggy Lee and Rufus Wainwright. That's my kind of artist.
Lee Ann Womack Nightwind
The Way I'm Livin' Sugar Hill Records 2014
One heck of a great singer.
Fred Eaglesmith Sally Green
Tambourine self-released 2013
Sometimes he's silly, sometimes he's serious as can be.
Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble feat. Bill Frisell If You Shall Return
Sing Me Home Sony Masterworks 2016
I believe this is a Chinese melody - it's beautiful!
Rokia Traoré Tu Voles N
Né So Sony 2016
Wonderful singer from Mali.
Dungen Sista Gästen
Allas Sak Mexican Summer 2015
Swedish band I love.