Sound Salvation (Music)
With Steve Pick
Fri Oct 29th 2010 7.00am–10.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Jefferson Airplane “And I Like It” from Live at the Fillmore Auditorium 10/15/66 Late Show - Signe's Farewell (Collector's Choice Music Live 2010) N —Four count 'em four new CDs have appeared documenting Jefferson Airplane concerts - I have jjust always loved these guys, and now I have more to love.Buy it!
Bob Dylan “I Shall Be Free” from The Witmark Demos: 1962-1964 (The Bootleg Series Vol. 9) (Columbia 2010) N —She's a humdinger / Folksinger. Oh, that Bob.Buy it!
Aimee Mann “Real Bad News” from Lost In Space (Superego 2002) —I was reminded of this song while perusing the columns writtenby Scott Miller of Game Theory/Loud Family fame over at his website. Google loudfamily, you'll find it.Buy it!
Flying Burrito Brothers “Wheels” from Gilded Palace of Sin (A&M 1970) —I heard an absolutely incompetent cover of this on some indie-rock record the other day - needed to hear the original to remember its glory.Buy it!
GREGORY ISSAACS “My Number 1” from The Best of Gregory Isaacs: One Man Against the World (VP 1996) —The Cool Ruler passed away the other day - a major loss of a major vocalist.Buy it!
GREGORY ISSAACS “Night Nurse” from The Best of Gregory Isaacs: One Man Against the World (VP 1996) —As deep a groove as there ever was - perfect vocal, perfect rhyythm.Buy it!
Temptations “Shakey Ground” from Ultimate Collection (Motown 1997) —So I just noticed this classic was co-written by Eddie Hazel, presumably the Funkadelic guitarist. Anybody know anything about that?Buy it!
Lucky Peterson “Statesboro Blues” from You Can Always Turn Around (azz 2010) N —My review of this album: http://blues.about.com/od/cddvdreview1/fr/Lucky-Peterson-You-Can-Always-Turn-Around-2010.htmBuy it!
Kermit Ruffins “Happy Talk” (Basin Street 2010) N —Word is he never leaves the Treme area, and he really just barbecues, smokes weed, and performs in that club just like on TV. But he does put out good records.Buy it!
Billy Preston “Do What You Want” from That's the Way God Planned It (Apple 2010) N —Two of the most exciting reissues in the whole Apple line that just came out are by Billy Preston. I could probably have written that sentence better.Buy it!
Fantasy Four “Your Mirrors Must Be Mad” from Getting Fantastic With (Pancake Productions 2010) N —This great but short-lived St. Louis band recorded a whole albums' worth of material in 2002, and it's just now seeing the light of day. This was always their concert highlight.Buy it!
Buffalo Springfield “Rock and Roll Woman” from buffalo springfield again (Atlantic 1967) —Have you seen the videos floating around of the Stills/Young/Furay reunion? These old guys still got it.Buy it!
Meterial Issue “Very First Lie” from International Pop Overthrow (Mercury 1991) —For whatever reason, I only knew the hits by these guys, but this song jumped out at me when I heard it at work the other day.Buy it!
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