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Mar 15, 2019 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.
Patty Griffin The Wheel
Patty Griffin PGM 2019
Powerful song on a powerful new record.
Macy Gray Over You
Ruby Artistry Music 2018
I just love her voice - this new record is fine!
Roy Orbison The Only One
Mystery Girl Orbison Records/Legacy 1988
He made one last great record before he died way too soon.
Nataly Dawn Back to the Barracks
How I Knew Her Nonesuch 2012
A young woman I'd completely forgotten about until I rediscovered this record a few days ago.
Graham Parker Dreamin'
Cloud Symbols 100% Records 2018
42 years into his career, he's still making terrific records.
The Electric Flag Another Country
A Long Time Comin' Sony Music Media 1968
This veers from a powerful bluesy song to musique concrete on to some jazzy playing and back to the song.
Yola It Ain't Easier N
Walk Through Fire Easy Eye Sound/Nonesuch 2019
I think we're gonna hear a lot from this young woman.
Sam Cooke You Gotta Move
Night Beat RCA/Legacy 1963
A rare foray into blues for the great singer.
Dorothy Love Coates Wade In The Water
Get On Board Specialty 1992
A spiritual classic sung by classic gospel singers.
Amos Milburn Boogie Woogie
Blues, Barrelhouse & Boogie Woogie: The Best of Amos Milburn 1946-55 Capitol Records 2007
Some very fine piano playing here.
Brothers Lazaroff Cluck Ole Hen L
Hope, Fear, Youth Brothers Lazaroff 2013
Taking a different path into old time folk for this one.
Leon Russell Alcatraz
Leon Russell And The Shelter People Shelter Records 1971
When I was 12 or 13, I saw Leon Russell in the Concert for Bangla-Desh movie, and told me mom I wanted to look that cool when I grew up.
Fred Neil The Other Side of This Life
The Many Sides of Fred Neil Capitol Records 1967
Neil's original version of the song Jefferson Airplane made their own.
The O'Jays Shiftless, Shady, Jealous Kind of People
Back Stabbers Philadelphia International 1972
One of the most perfect records I know.
Funkadelic A Joyful Process
Finest Westbound 1997
An early single from the ever-evolving George Clinton machine.
The Meters All I Do Every Day
New Directions Reprise 2001
The funkiest band of all time, and masters of many grooves.
Orquesta Akokán Yo Soy Para Tí
Orquesta Akokán Daptone 2018
Magnificent young Cuban-American band.
Sonny Stitt Quartet Liza (All the Clouds'll Roll Away)
Kaleidoscope Prestige 1957
Early Stitt recording from 1951.
Aretha Franklin Don't Play That Song (You Lied)
Spirit in the Dark Atlantic 1970
The Queen of Soul!
Bonnie Raitt I Gave My Love a Candle
Takin' My Time (Remastered) Rhino/Warner Bros. 1973
Bonnie Raitt can sing just about any kind of song and make it magical.
The Wailin' Jennys Old Churchyard
Fifteen True North Records 2017
I love the way these women sing together.
Loretta Lynn Ain't No Time To Go N
Wouldn't It Be Great Legacy Recordings 2018
Fighting against death.
Tony Joe White Rich Woman Blues N
Bad Mouthin' Yep Roc Records 2018
He left us with one last excellent record.
David Crosby Janet N
Here If You Listen BMG 2018
The last few years, Crosby has been on a creative tear.
Eno • Hyde When I Built This World
Someday World Warp Records 2014
The great Brian Eno, and one Karl Hyde of the band Underworld.
Calexico Follow The River
Edge of the Sun Anti/Epitaph 2015
I don't think I noticed how good this song was until I heard it this past week.
Better Oblivion Community Center Service Road N
Better Oblivion Community Center Dead Oceans 2019
I find myself entranced by this collaboration between Conor Oberst and Phoebe Bridgers.
Bob Mould Lost Faith N
Sunshine Rock Merge Records 2019
Mould keeps roaring on, raising a mighty ruckus.
Guided By Voices Carapace N
Zeppelin over China GBV Inc 2019
One of the coolest sounding guitar riffs he's come up.
Redd Kross Starlust
Hot Issue Merge Records 2018
An album of older cuts they never got around to finishing up and releasing - until now.
The Teardrop Explodes Passionate Friend
Wilder Virgin EMI 1981
These guys and Echo & the Bunnymen suddenly appeared at the same time and gave us all a whole new kind of English rock.
The Game Gotta Wait
The Great British Psychedelic Trip Vol. 2 1965-1970 See For Miles 1988
Much older British psychedelia.
Brian Andrew Marek This Life of Mine L N
Haunted Rubberstamp 2018
Just like Redd Kross, Marek released songs he wrote and recorded years ago.
Elvis Costello & The Imposters Unwanted Number N
Look Now Concord Records 2018
He's still my all-time favorite songwriter and performer and recording artist.
Lula Wiles What Will We Do
What Will We Do Smithsonian Folkways Recordings 2019
Three young women folk-pop singers.
Shelby Lynne Lead Me Love N
Revelation Road Everso Records 2011
Her singing is so precise and powerful and riveting.
Maria Muldaur Brickyard Blues
Waitress In a Donut Shop Reprise 1974
Another great singer.
Jason Ringenberg Lookin' Back Blues N
Stand Tall Courageous Chicken 2019
Maybe not a great singer, but a great performer nonetheless.
Dale Watson Haul Off and Do It N
Call Me Lucky Red House Records 2019
This guy never lets me down - every record is full of honky tonk goodness.
Sir Douglas Quintet You Got Me Hurtin'
Walking the Streets Demon S&C (CC) 2011
The late great Doug Sahm!
The Lyres Buried Alive
The Lyres Matador 1981
One of the finest of the 80s garage band revivalists.
Todd Snider The Ghost of Johnny Cash N
Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol. 3 Aimless Records 2019
I should have played this song after I played Loretta Lynn, since she's referenced in it.
Jill Sobule Almost Great N
Nostalgia Kills Pinko Records 2018
She's pretty great in my book.
Lonnie Johnson He's a Jelly Roll Baker
When the Sun Goes Down Series, Vol. 3: That's Chicago's South Side Bluebird 2002
By 1942, there weren't many jelly roll songs left.