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Sound Salvation

Apr 19, 2019 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
7:02 AM
Hüsker Dü - Love Is All Around
Hüsker Dü Love Is All Around
Eight Miles High / Makes No Sense At All - EP SST Records 1985
In honor of Georgette!
7:04 AM
Moby Grape - Indifference
Moby Grape Indifference
Listen My Friends! The Best of Moby Grape Columbia/Legacy 2007
This one only showed up long after they ended their brief but illustrious career.
7:08 AM
The Go-Go's - Fading Fast
The Go-Go's Fading Fast
Beauty and the Beat CAPITOL CATALOG MKT (C92) 1981
I remember seeing them play Mississippi Nights on this tour before they became the idols of millions.
7:12 AM
Melody Den - Kerosene and Nicotine (Alt)
Melody Den Kerosene and Nicotine (Alt) L N
Pull, Then Push Perdition Records 2019
One of my fave songs of recent vintage.
7:16 AM
Mercury Rev and Rachel Goswell - Reunion
Mercury Rev and Rachel Goswell Reunion N
Bobbie Gentry's The Delta Sweete Revisited Partisan 2019
This is such an odd take on Bobbie Gentry but I really enjoy some of it.
7:19 AM
Neil Young - Walk On (Live)
Neil Young Walk On (Live)
Roxy: Tonight's the Night Live Reprise 2018
Killer live take when the song was new.
7:24 AM
The Pretenders - My City Was Gone
The Pretenders My City Was Gone
Learning To Crawl Sire 1983
Powerful song that still resonates.
7:29 AM
Ray Davies - Creatures of Little Faith
Ray Davies Creatures of Little Faith
Other People's Lives Universal Music TV Campaign Division 2006
There was a time when Chrissie Hynde and Ray Davies were quite close.
7:33 AM
Peter Bjorn And John - Sick And Tired
Peter Bjorn And John Sick And Tired N
Darker Days Ingrid 2018
Didn't one of these guys produce a Chrissie Hynde record a few years back?
7:37 AM
Norah Jones - Uh Oh
Norah Jones Uh Oh N
Begin Again Blue Note Records 2019
It's nice to have a new record from this talented singer.
7:42 AM
Andrew Bird - Fallorun
Andrew Bird Fallorun N
My Finest Work Yet Loma Vista Recordings 2019
Bird is master of whatever the heck you call the genre of which he is the only actual exponent.
7:46 AM
Toumani Diabaté - Lampedusa
Toumani Diabaté Lampedusa
Toumani & Sidiki World Circuit 2014
Father and son play beautiful kora music from Mali.
7:51 AM
David Crosby - Vagrants of Venice
David Crosby Vagrants of Venice N
Here If You Listen BMG 2018
Stunningly gorgeous.
7:55 AM
Big Star’s Third Live - For You (feat. Jody Stephens & Luther Russell)
Big Star’s Third Live For You (feat. Jody Stephens & Luther Russell)
Thank You, Friends: Big Star's Third Live... And More (Alex Theatre, Glendale, CA / 4/27/2016) Concord Records, Inc. (UMG Account) 2017
Jody Stephens sings this beautifully - backed the Kronos Quartet.
8:01 AM
XTC - She's So Square
XTC She's So Square
White Music Virgin Records 1978
From their first album, not a song you hear much any more.
8:06 AM
The Dukes Of Stratosphear - The Affiliated
The Dukes Of Stratosphear The Affiliated
Chips From The Chocolate Fireball Virgin 2001
XTC by any other name.
8:07 AM
Joe Jackson - Fabulously Absolute
Joe Jackson Fabulously Absolute N
Fool earMUSIC 2019
I haven't kept up with Jackson, but these last two albums ain't half bad.
8:11 AM
The Claypool Lennon Delirium - Boriska
The Claypool Lennon Delirium Boriska N
South of Reality ATO Records 2019
Les Claypool of Primus and Sean Lennon make intriguing music together.
8:16 AM
Brian Andrew Marek - No One's Gonna Bring Me Down
Brian Andrew Marek No One's Gonna Bring Me Down L N
Modern Variety Rubberstamp 2019
Another excellent song from the local man who's put out more music than anybody else in town.
8:20 AM
Blind Faith - Sea of Joy
Blind Faith Sea of Joy
Blind Faith Polydor 1969
They lasted only one record together, but man, it was a great one.
8:25 AM
Donna the Buffalo - Holding On to Nothing
Donna the Buffalo Holding On to Nothing N
Dance in the Street Donna the Buffalo 2018
One of the more underrated bands of the last 25 years.
8:29 AM
Kamikaze Cowboy - Rose O'Sharon
Kamikaze Cowboy Rose O'Sharon L
Hurry Sundown Cowboy Angel 1996
A classic from the late great Bob Reuter.
8:33 AM
Della Mae - Long Shadow
Della Mae Long Shadow
Della Mae Universal Music Mexico 2015
These women can sing!
8:37 AM
Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers - Hunger
Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers Hunger
Live Rounder 2014
A nice little song from this fine collaborative effort.
8:41 AM
Eli "Paperboy" Reed - Holiday
Eli "Paperboy" Reed Holiday N
99 Cent Dreams Yep Roc Records 2019
One of my fave r&b revivalists.
8:45 AM
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings - Matter of Time
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Matter of Time
Soul of a Woman Daptone 2017
She is sure missed. One of the greats.
8:49 AM
Bobby "Blue" Bland - Cry, Cry, Cry
Bobby "Blue" Bland Cry, Cry, Cry
The Definitive Collection Geffen 2007
This 1961 classic always sounds fresh and thrilling.
8:51 AM
Tiny Bradshaw & His Orchestra - Well Oh Well
Tiny Bradshaw & His Orchestra Well Oh Well
Heavy Juice 1950-55 Rev-Ola Bandstand 1955
I always love this kind of jump blues.
8:54 AM
Flaco Jimenez - Juarez
Flaco Jimenez Juarez
The Best of Flaco Jimenez Arhoolie Records 1999
Wonderful Mexican instrumental.
9:01 AM
Yola - Love Is Light
Yola Love Is Light N
Walk Through Fire Easy Eye Sound/Nonesuch 2019
Easily one of the best debut albums of 2019 so far.
9:04 AM
Kris Kristofferson & Brandi Carlile - A Case of You
Kris Kristofferson & Brandi Carlile A Case of You N
Joni 75: A Joni Mitchell Birthday Celebration (Live) Decca 2019
I love the ragged but right way Kris sings this song, with help from the lovely tones of Brandi Carlile.
9:10 AM
Kevin Gordon - Bus To Shreveport
Kevin Gordon Bus To Shreveport
Gloryland Crowville Media 2012
From Gordon's masterpiece.
9:16 AM
Son Volt - The 99
Son Volt The 99 L N
Union Transmit Sound 2019
Jay Farrar sings about injustice.
9:20 AM
The Flamin' Groovies - Doctor Boogie
The Flamin' Groovies Doctor Boogie
Teenage Head Kama Sutra 1971
This is the way they used to rock.
9:23 AM
Flash & the Memphis Casuals - Uptight Tonight
Flash & the Memphis Casuals Uptight Tonight
Uptight Tonight: The Ultimate 1960s Garage Punk Big Beat 2005
Jim Dickinson wrote this harsh rocker.
9:25 AM
The 5 Royales - I'm Gonna Tell Them
The 5 Royales I'm Gonna Tell Them
The Complete Singles 1952-1962 Real Gone 2014
One of the greatest doo-wop/r&b hybrid groups of the 50s.
9:27 AM
Larry Williams (3) - Iko Iko
Larry Williams (3) Iko Iko
Bad Boy Specialty 1990
Another take on the New Orleans classic.
9:30 AM
Etta James - Wet Match
Etta James Wet Match
The Right Time Elektra Records 1992
Etta James never held anything back.
9:33 AM
Lee Fields & The Expressions - A Promise Is a Promise
Lee Fields & The Expressions A Promise Is a Promise N
It Rains Love Big Crown Records 2019
Fields keeps carrying the soul music flame.
9:36 AM
Nicki Bluhm - Things I've Done
Nicki Bluhm Things I've Done N
To Rise You Gotta Fall Compass Records Group 2018
Powerhouse singer from California.
9:41 AM
The Red-Headed Strangers - Whaler Flying Gael
The Red-Headed Strangers Whaler Flying Gael L N
No Time to Waste The Red-Headed Strangers 2018
This St. Louis band likes to mix and match all kinds of musical styles.
9:44 AM
Trapper Schoepp - Sleight of Hand
Trapper Schoepp Sleight of Hand N
Primetime Illusion Xtra Mile Recordings 2018
Terrific singer/songwriter number.
9:49 AM
Daniel "Ghostleg" Hamm - Death At My Door
Daniel "Ghostleg" Hamm Death At My Door L N
St. Louis Blues Society Presents 18 In 18 St. Louis Blues Society 2019
Another excellent collection of new recordings from St. Louis blues musicians - this one has some great playing on it.
9:53 AM
Louisiana Red - The Story of Louisiana Red
Louisiana Red The Story of Louisiana Red
The Best of Evidence 1995
I was lucky enough to see this guy once - he had an idiosyncratic but compelling style.