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Mar 18, 2016 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
With Steve Pick
Keith Richards Nothing On Me N
Crosseyed Heart Mindless 2015
Keith sounds awfully good with the band on this record.
Heiskell Goodbye N
Arriving self 2015
Ex-Judybats singer has come up with a heck of a solid record on his own.
Mott the Hoople Whizz Kid
Mott Columbia 1973
The best album from a band that made great records!
Robyn Hitchcock Out of the Picture
Black Snake Diamond Role Yep Roc 1981
That ringing guitar grabs me from the git-go and does not let go.
Thao & The Get Down Stay Down Nobody Dies N
A Man Alive Ribbon Music 2016
I swear, I could play this song twenty times in a row and just get pumped up more and more every time.
Franz Ferdinand Treason! Animals
Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action Domino 2013
I don't think I gave this record enough of a chance when it came out. This is a very cool song.
Alejandro Escovedo Sacramento & Polk
The Boxing Mirror EMI / Back Porch 2006
How did this record get to be ten years old?
Pete Townshend & Ronnie Lane Heart to Hang Onto
Rough Mix MCA 1977
What a song! These two made such a great partnership.
The Kinks Mountain Woman
Muswell Hillbillies Velvel 1971
One of those perfect records.
Luther Dickinson Up Over Yonder (feat. JJ Grey)
Blues & Ballads (A Folksinger’s Songbook) Volumes I & II New West Records, LLC 2016
Sean Watkins Keep Your Promises II N
What to Fear Family Hour Records 2016
Watkins has come up with a real pop song here.
Audra Mae & The Almighty Sound Old Italian Love Song
Audra Mae & The Almighty Sound Side One Dummy Records 2014
A beautiful and lilting little waltz.
The Infamous Stringdusters Run to Heaven (feat. Aoife O'Donovan) N
Ladies & Gentlemen Compass 2016
I always like Aoife O'Donovan, but I think she outdoes herself singing this song.
Kim Richey The Absence of Your Compay
Chinese Boxes Vanguard 2007
I often forget just how good Kim Richey can be.
Patsy Cline I Love You so Much it Hurts
The Patsy Cline Collection MCA 1991
This woman could break your heart over and over again.
The Picketts I Can't Close My Eyes
Euphonium Rounder 1996
The great Christy McWilson!
Merle Haggard & The Strangers Travelin' Blues
Same Train, A Different Time CAPITOL 1969
Merle's tribute to Jimmie Rodgers was such a treat.
Tim O'Brien Go Down to The Water N
Pompadour Howdy Skies 2016
A deep, dark groove to this deep, dark song.
Freddy Fender The Rains Came
Freddy Fender - The Very Best Of Suite 102 2009
He had such a distinctive voice, no matter what he sang.
Carrie Rodriguez & The Sacred Hearts Que Manera de Perder
Lola Luz Records 2016
I don't speak Spanish, so I have no idea what this song is about, but I feel it when I hear it. (Oh, wait, I forgot the guy who sings the English verses.)
Lila Downs Taco de Palabras
Shake Away EMI / Blue Note 2008
One of the best Mexican singers I know. (Which, I admit, is not nearly enough of a sample size, but man, she has a beautiful voice.)
Rosie Ledet You're No Good for Me
Zydeco Putumayo 2000
I haven't listened to enough zydeco of late. Let's dance.
David Hidalgo, Mato Nanji & Luther Dickinson Coming Home
3 Skulls and the Truth Blues Bureau International 2012
Great thick blues collaboration across different musical cultures.
Lurrie Bell Why Don't You Live so God Can Use You
The Devil Ain't Got No Music Aria B.G. 2012
Lurrie Bell is so darned good.
Charles Bradley Crazy For Your Love N
Changes Dunham 2016
Is he the king of the modern soul revivalists?
Cody ChesnuTT I've Been Life
Landing On A Hundred Vibration Vineyard 2012
This is like a soul classic.
Lenine Hojo Eu Quero Sair So
Beleza Tropical 2: Novo! Mais! Melhor! Luaka Bop 1994
Powerful Brazilian number with some funk in it.
Brothers Lazaroff Just Wanna Know Your Name L N
Day and Night self-released 2015
He always came this way, must have been his route, nodding as he'd say good day.
The Educated Guess 1862 Overture L
West Skyline Drive self 2009
I'm ready to march in to this one.
Palaver To the End of the Age L N
Palaver self-released 2015
Charlie Brumley of the Educated Guess writes and plays piano while Steve Carosello sings so brilliantly.
Villagers Memoir N
Where Have You Been All My Life Domino 2016
He's not getting over the one who got away.
Spirogyra The Furthest Point
A Canterbury Tale - Collection Castle 2005
Prog-folk was a real thing for a little while in the early 70s.
Noel's Cowards Just Like You
Other Enz: Split Enz & Beyond Raven 1999
Schnell Fenster by any other name. With somebody named Wendy Matthews on vocals.
The Rolling Stones Turd On the Run
Exile On Main St Universal Music Group International 1972
Seemed like a perfect song to follow the previous one.
Crown Prince Waterford Crown Prince Boogie
Blues, Boogie & Bop: The 1940s Mercury Sessions Mercury 1995
The Crown Prince could belt out the jump blues, aided by Jay McShann's band.
Bus Moten & His Men Sugar Daddy Blues
Kansas City Blues 1944-49 CAPITOL 1997
I suspect Bus Moten and Crown Prince Waterford played in the same clubs in KC.
Helen Merrill A New Town is a Blue Town
Dream of You emarcy 1957
I believe this benefits from the wondrous arrangements of Gil Evans.
Willie Nelson Somebody Loves Me N
Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin Legacy 2016
I love this album!
Eleanor Friedberger Because I Asked You N
New View Frenchkiss 2016
One of the best songs of the year so far.
Lake Street Dive Hell Yeah N
Side Pony Sound Emporium 2016
This is bounce off the walls giddy.
The Velvelettes Needle in a Haystack
The Best Of The Velvelettes Spectrum 2001
One of those songs you probably haven't heard in a while but wish you had.
Chris Isaak Perfect Lover N
First Comes The Night Vanguard 2015
A spectacular song from this veteran who has been so consistently good for so long.
Chet Atkins & His Galloping Guitar Downhill Drag
Guitar Legend: The RCA Years RCA 2000
Who wouldn't want a galloping guitar?