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Sound Salvation

May 24, 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
7:01 AM
Blondie - Just Go Away
Blondie Just Go Away
Parallel Lines Chrysalis\EMI Records (USA) 1978
I still remember buying this album at Streetside on Delmar and playing it for the first time - loved it right away, still love it now.
7:05 AM
Brian Andrew Marek - Bittersweet
Brian Andrew Marek Bittersweet
Haunted self 2019
I know he put out a newer album since this one, but this song just cried out to be played after Blondie.
7:09 AM
Painkillers - Emerald City
Painkillers Emerald City L
Painkillers 25th Anniversary Euclid 2011
One of St. Louis's great treasures of the 80s.
7:12 AM
Squeeze - If I Didn't Love You
Squeeze If I Didn't Love You
Argybargy A&M 1980
Anybody else remember seeing them play at the top of the Chase Park Plaza back when this record was new?
7:18 AM
ABBA - Me and I
ABBA Me and I
Super Trouper Polar 2014
Not one of their greatest hits, but a masterpiece nonetheless.
7:23 AM
Chrissie Hynde - You Or No One
Chrissie Hynde You Or No One
Stockholm INGRID 2014
From that record she did a few years ago with Peter or Bjorn or John, I forget which.
7:26 AM
Three Merry Widows - All That There Is
Three Merry Widows All That There Is L N
I Was the Moon self 2019
I like this whole album a lot, but this song! Holy cow, I love it!
7:31 AM
Andrew Bird - Archipelago
Andrew Bird Archipelago N
My Finest Work Yet Loma Vista Recordings 2019
I think he's the best fiddler/whistler/singer/songwriter working today.
7:35 AM
Justin Townes Earle - Over Alameda
Justin Townes Earle Over Alameda N
The Saint of Lost Causes New West Records 2019
This guy has been so consistently good for a long time now.
7:41 AM
Combo Chimbita - Testigo
Combo Chimbita Testigo
Ahomale Anti/Epitaph 2019
They'll be at Off Broadway May 28. That's Tuesday.
7:46 AM
Funeral Bonsai Wedding - Anywhere You Landed
Funeral Bonsai Wedding Anywhere You Landed
Funeral Bonsai Wedding self-released 2014
Steve Dawson of Dolly Varden with his more improvisational side project.
7:51 AM
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Maps
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Maps
Fever to Tell Polydor Associated Labels 2003
One of the great songs this century.
7:54 AM
Valerie June - Two Hearts
Valerie June Two Hearts
The Order of Time Concord Records 2017
One of the more interesting singers these past few years.
8:01 AM
Waylon Jennings - Only Daddy That'll Walk the Line
Waylon Jennings Only Daddy That'll Walk the Line
The Essential Waylon Jennings RCA/Legacy 2007
This song is 51 years old. That's older than the last time the Blues were in the Stanley Cup finals.
8:03 AM
Tompall Glaser - It Never Crossed My Mind
Tompall Glaser It Never Crossed My Mind
The Outlaw Bear Family 1992
Most people have forgotten Glaser, but he was one heck of a good singer.
8:06 AM
Hayes Carll - Jesus and Elvis
Hayes Carll Jesus and Elvis N
What It Is Dualtone Music Group, Inc. 2018
Smart modern country.
8:10 AM
The Red-Headed Strangers - Follow Me Down
The Red-Headed Strangers Follow Me Down
No Time to Waste The Red-Headed Strangers 2018
They're playing tonight at the New Town Amphitheatre as part of the Missouri Irish fest.
8:15 AM
Falling Fences - I Don't Mind The Dark
Falling Fences I Don't Mind The Dark L
II self 2018
One of my fave St. Louis bands.
8:22 AM
Professor Longhair - Stagger Lee
Professor Longhair Stagger Lee N
Live on the Queen Mary Paul McCartney Catalog 2019
I'm so glad to have this classic album back in print.
8:24 AM
Davell Crawford - Valley Of Tears
Davell Crawford Valley Of Tears N
Dear Fats, I Love You Basin Street 2019
One New Orleans pianist pays tribute to another.
8:28 AM
Ramsey Lewis - Feliciadade (Happiness)
Ramsey Lewis Feliciadade (Happiness)
The Greatest Hits of Ramsey Lewis Chess 1987
Nifty little Ramsey Lewis Trio number.
8:32 AM
Funkadelic - Cosmic Slop
Funkadelic Cosmic Slop
Cosmic Slop Westbound Records Inc. 1973
George Clinton says he's retiring at the end of this one last long tour.
8:37 AM
The Specials - We Sell Hope
The Specials We Sell Hope N
Encore UMC (Universal Music Catalogue) 2019
One of the more underrated releases this year - it's much more than a nostalgia trip.
8:43 AM
The Mekons - Weimar Vending Machine / Priest?
The Mekons Weimar Vending Machine / Priest? N
Deserted Bloodshot Records 2019
There is a fierce intelligence in this record.
8:50 AM
Leonard Cohen - Suzanne
Leonard Cohen Suzanne
Songs of Leonard Cohen Columbia 1967
The first song I fell in love with by one of the greatest songwriters ever - I hadn't actually listened in a long time.
8:53 AM
Nick Barbieri - Born as Diamonds
Nick Barbieri Born as Diamonds
Greed Part 4 - the Rehearsals (feat. Mark Buckheit & Dave Melson) self 2019
Short but punchy poem fragment turned to rock.
8:54 AM
William Tyler - Not in Our Stars
William Tyler Not in Our Stars N
Goes West Merge Records 2019
Fabulous instrumental album.
9:01 AM
The National - Not in Kansas
The National Not in Kansas N
I Am Easy to Find 4AD 2019
This song caught me completely by surprise.
9:08 AM
Tim Finn - Currents
Tim Finn Currents
Say It Is So Periscope Productions 1999
The older Finn brother - man, that family has some talent!
9:12 AM
Vampire Weekend - Hold You Now (feat. Danielle Haim)
Vampire Weekend Hold You Now (feat. Danielle Haim) N
Father of the Bride Columbia 2019
I love the way Danielle Haim sings with Ezra Koenig on a few songs on this very fine new record.
9:14 AM
The Flying Burrito Brothers - Tried So Hard
The Flying Burrito Brothers Tried So Hard
Hot Burritos! The Flying Burrito Brothers Anthology (1969 - 1972) A&M 2000
Gene Clark song.
9:17 AM
The Nashville Teens - Forbidden Fruit
The Nashville Teens Forbidden Fruit
Tobacco Road Fuel Records 1964
Deep cut from a band most people have probably forgotten or never knew.
9:22 AM
Rising Sons - Spanish Lace Blues
Rising Sons Spanish Lace Blues
Rising Sons Featuring Taj Mahal and Ry Cooder Legacy/Columbia 1992
Early recording by two guys who went on to be much more famous.
9:24 AM
Van Morrison - Send Your Mind
Van Morrison Send Your Mind
Bang Masters Epic Legacy 1991
Young Van just belting it out!
9:27 AM
Traffic - Shanghai Noodle Factory
Traffic Shanghai Noodle Factory
Last Exit Island Records 2001
Traffic made few musical mistakes during their on again/off again career.
9:33 AM
Gregory Porter - French African Queen
Gregory Porter French African Queen
Take Me to the Alley Universal Music Division Decca Records France 2016
Spectacularly great jazz singer.
9:36 AM
Charles Brown - Hard Times
Charles Brown Hard Times
Driftin' Blues - The Best of Charles Brown EMI 1992
Another of the world's greatest voices, going all the way back to 1951.
9:41 AM
Bert Jansch - All I Got
Bert Jansch All I Got
Toy Balloon Earth Records 1998
This man could play the guitar! I saw him twice, and I know whereof I speak.
9:44 AM
Lee Dorsey - Soul Mine
Lee Dorsey Soul Mine
Soul Mine - The Greatest Hits & More (1960-1978) Charly 2011
In which Lee Dorsey sings about his previous hits, among other things.
9:48 AM
The Carter Family - Keep On the Sunny Side
The Carter Family Keep On the Sunny Side
Anchored in Love: Their Complete Victor Recordings 1927-28 Rounder 1993
The song suggests we stay on the sunny side, but it doesn't pretend their isn't plenty of darkness out there.
9:51 AM
Smokey Hogg - Hard Time Blues
Smokey Hogg Hard Time Blues
Deep Ellum Rambler Ace Records 2009
I think this came out in 1947, not sure.
9:54 AM
Billy Riley & His Little Green Men - Flyin' Saucers Rock'n'Roll
Billy Riley & His Little Green Men Flyin' Saucers Rock'n'Roll
Sun Record Company: 50 Golden Years Castle / Fabulous 2002
Let's rock!