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Apr 19, 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.
Hüsker Dü Love Is All Around
Eight Miles High / Makes No Sense At All - EP SST Records 1985
In honor of Georgette!
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.
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.
Melody Den Kerosene and Nicotine (Alt) L N
Pull, Then Push Perdition Records 2019
One of my fave songs of recent vintage.
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.
Neil Young Walk On (Live)
Roxy: Tonight's the Night Live Reprise 2018
Killer live take when the song was new.
The Pretenders My City Was Gone
Learning To Crawl Sire 1983
Powerful song that still resonates.
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.
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?
Norah Jones Uh Oh N
Begin Again Blue Note Records 2019
It's nice to have a new record from this talented singer.
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.
Toumani Diabaté Lampedusa
Toumani & Sidiki World Circuit 2014
Father and son play beautiful kora music from Mali.
David Crosby Vagrants of Venice N
Here If You Listen BMG 2018
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.
XTC She's So Square
White Music Virgin Records 1978
From their first album, not a song you hear much any more.
The Dukes Of Stratosphear The Affiliated
Chips From The Chocolate Fireball Virgin 2001
XTC by any other name.
Joe Jackson Fabulously Absolute N
Fool earMUSIC 2019
I haven't kept up with Jackson, but these last two albums ain't half bad.
The Claypool Lennon Delirium Boriska N
South of Reality ATO Records 2019
Les Claypool of Primus and Sean Lennon make intriguing music together.
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.
Blind Faith Sea of Joy
Blind Faith Polydor 1969
They lasted only one record together, but man, it was a great one.
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.
Kamikaze Cowboy Rose O'Sharon L
Hurry Sundown Cowboy Angel 1996
A classic from the late great Bob Reuter.
Della Mae Long Shadow
Della Mae Universal Music Mexico 2015
These women can sing!
Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers Hunger
Live Rounder 2014
A nice little song from this fine collaborative effort.
Eli "Paperboy" Reed Holiday N
99 Cent Dreams Yep Roc Records 2019
One of my fave r&b revivalists.
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Matter of Time
Soul of a Woman Daptone 2017
She is sure missed. One of the greats.
Bobby "Blue" Bland Cry, Cry, Cry
The Definitive Collection Geffen 2007
This 1961 classic always sounds fresh and thrilling.
Tiny Bradshaw & His Orchestra Well Oh Well
Heavy Juice 1950-55 Rev-Ola Bandstand 1955
I always love this kind of jump blues.
Flaco Jimenez Juarez
The Best of Flaco Jimenez Arhoolie Records 1999
Wonderful Mexican instrumental.
Yola Love Is Light N
Walk Through Fire Easy Eye Sound/Nonesuch 2019
Easily one of the best debut albums of 2019 so far.
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.
Kevin Gordon Bus To Shreveport
Gloryland Crowville Media 2012
From Gordon's masterpiece.
Son Volt The 99 L N
Union Transmit Sound 2019
Jay Farrar sings about injustice.
The Flamin' Groovies Doctor Boogie
Teenage Head Kama Sutra 1971
This is the way they used to rock.
Flash & the Memphis Casuals Uptight Tonight
Uptight Tonight: The Ultimate 1960s Garage Punk Big Beat 2005
Jim Dickinson wrote this harsh rocker.
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.
Larry Williams (3) Iko Iko
Bad Boy Specialty 1990
Another take on the New Orleans classic.
Etta James Wet Match
The Right Time Elektra Records 1992
Etta James never held anything back.
Lee Fields & The Expressions A Promise Is a Promise N
It Rains Love Big Crown Records 2019
Fields keeps carrying the soul music flame.
Nicki Bluhm Things I've Done N
To Rise You Gotta Fall Compass Records Group 2018
Powerhouse singer from California.
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.
Trapper Schoepp Sleight of Hand N
Primetime Illusion Xtra Mile Recordings 2018
Terrific singer/songwriter number.
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.
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.