Sounds Good

11 am - 1 pm Weekdays

About The Show

The music on Sounds Good is a mix of legacy artists who are still making great music now (Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Young, Bonnie Raitt) deep cuts from classic artists (The Band, The Beatles, Grateful Dead, Talking Heads, REM) great contemporary artists who don' t receive commercial airplay (Neko Case, Wilco, Jack White, Darrell Scott, The Black Keys) and those who defy the boundaries of categorization (Punch Brothers, Bela Fleck, Ry Cooder, Bill Frisell, Justin Townes Earle). You'll also get a bit of World music, Blues, Soul/R&B, Reggae and Jazz.

Additionally, you'll hear interviews with newsmakers and community leaders, live music from some of our region's best musicians, our community events calendar and more.

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Playlist

August 05, 2013

11:05 AM
Hold On, I’m Comin’
Artist : Jerry Lee Lewis
Album : Oxford American 10th Anniversary Music Sampler
Label : Oxford American
11:09 AM
Ooh La La
Artist : Danny Barnes
Album : Dirt On The Angel
Label : Terminus Records
11:12 AM
You Don’t Love Me Like You Used To
Artist : The Lone Bellow
Album : Self Titled
Label : DESCENDANT RECORDS
11:29 AM
Stage Fright
Artist : The Band
Album : Stage Fright
Label : Capitol
11:33 AM
Still Got The Blues
Artist : Eric Clapton
Album : Old Sock
Label : Bushbranch / Surfdog
11:41 AM
Grown Ocean
Artist : Fleet Foxes
Album : Helplessness Blues
Label : Sub Pop
11:45 AM
Where Gravity Is Dead
Artist : Laura Veirs
Album : Year of Meteors
Label : Nonesuch
11:49 AM
Things Behind The Sun
Artist : Nick Drake
Album : Way To Blue (An Introduction To Nick Drake)
Label : Island Records
11:53 AM
Wild Old Dof
Artist : Patty Griffin
Album : American Kid
Label : New West
11:58 AM
Old Time Medley
Artist : Sam Bush & David Grisman
Album : Hold On, We're Strummin'
Label : Acoustic Disc
12:05 PM
Lady Pilot
Artist : Neko Case
Album : Blacklisted
Label : Anti
12:07 PM
Midnight Rider
Artist : The Wood Brothers
Album : Up Above My Head
Label : CD Baby
12:11 PM
Lovin’ In My Baby’s Eyes
Artist : Leftover Salmon with Taj Mahal
Album : The Nashville Sessions
Label : Hollywood Records
12:27 PM
Tunnel Of Love
Artist : Bruce Springsteen
Album : Tunnel Of Love
Label : SBME SPECIAL MKTS.
12:32 PM
I Want Someone Badly
Artist : Jeff Buckley
Album : Grace
Label : Sony
12:34 PM
Every Little Word
Artist : Sera Cahoone
Album : Deer Creek Canyon
Label : Sub Pop
12:38 PM
Guitars, Cadillacs
Artist : Dwight Yoakam
Album : The Very Best of Dwight Yoakam
Label : Rhino
12:42 PM
Nothin’
Artist : Robert Plant & Allison Krauss
Album : Raising Sand
Label : Rounder
12:48 PM
Snake Song
Artist : Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan
Album : Hawk
Label : Vanguard Records
12:51 PM
Sunshine Boy
Artist : Townes Van Zandt
Album : Sunshine Boy: The Unheard Studio Sessions & Demos 1971-1972
Label : Omnivore Recordings
12:54 PM
Way Down in the Hole
Artist : Steve Earle
Album : Washington Square Serenade
Label : New West Records

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Arts
1:15 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

"An Island is Unreliable," New Exhibit at Janice Mason Art Museum

The Janice Mason Art Museum presents "An Island is Unreliable," a new exhibition featuring work by sculptor Cody Arnall and photographer Sarah Phyllis Smith. The work explores how objects become a part of a visual language for constructing and understanding our relationships with time, place, and memory. Cadiz's Janice Mason Art Museum's Executive Director Megan Whittaker Nesbit visits Sounds Good to preview the exhibit. 

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Science
2:35 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Hospital Joins National Effort to Educate Importance of Colorectal Screenings

From left to right: Kate Lochte, Jimmie Sue Mathis, Rhonda Boone

March is National Colorectal Cancer Month and Murray-Calloway County Hospital joins the national effort to educate communities on the importance of colorectal screenings. Murray Calloway County Hospital's Bariatric Solutions Nurse Practitioner Rhonda Boone and cancer survivor Jimmie Sue Mathis visit Sounds Good to talk about colorectal cancer awareness.

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Environment
2:06 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Murray Mayor on Make A Difference Recycling Day

Murray's 95th Make a Difference Day recycling event is at Murray State's Roy Stewart Stadium on Saturday, March 22, from 9 a.m to 1 p.m. Mayor Bill Wells stops by Sounds Good to tell us about the opportunity to make an environmental difference.

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Business
1:57 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Wild Mountain Bakery Opening in Downtown Murray

A new bakery will be opening soon on the Murray Courthouse Square. On Sounds Good, Eran and Karen Guse give us a preview of their cakes, Danishes, cheesecakes and more offerings at their Wild Mountain Bakery & Cafe, set to open next week. Karen is the artisan baker and Eran teaches at Murray State.

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Arts
1:48 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Meet the New Curator of Princeton's Adsmore Museum

Caldwell County's Rebecca Pool became the Curator/Director of Adsmore in Princeton in 2013 upon the retirement of longtime curator Ardell Jarrett. Pool was hired in early 2013 as a tour guide at Adsmore and took the role of Curator/Director last June. She speaks with Kate Lochte on Sounds Good about this year's interpretive displays, including Katharine's Birthday (now through April 5), Ladies Easter Luncheon (April 8 - May 17) and Children's Easter Tea (April 12). 

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Arts
5:11 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

Playhouse in the Park Presents Charlotte's Web

Alix Bloodworth (Director), Noah VandenBosch (Templeton) visit the WKMS studio to preview Charlotte's Web at Playhouse in the Park.

Charlotte’s Web was recently named "the best American children's book of the past 200 years," and the play captures this work in an enchanting theatrical presentation. All the familiar characters are here - Wilbur, the irresistible young pig; Fern, a young girl who cares for Wilbur as he is the runt of the litter; Templeton, the gluttonous rat; and, most of all, the extraordinary spider, Charlotte. Director Alix Bloodworth and actor Noah VandenBosch (who plays Templeton the rat) visit Sounds Good to preview the show.

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Society
5:09 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

KSP Hosts Citizens' Academy and Trooper Island Truck Raffle

Kentucky State Police Post 1 Information Officer Jay Thomas

The Kentucky State Police hold a ten-week Citizens' Police Academy starting tomorrow night, March 19 in Murray. The Academy provides an opportunity to become familiar with police operations, to allow citizens to become better informed about the actual role of a police officer. KSP Post 1 Information Officer Jay Thomas visits Sounds Good to talk with Tracy about the Academy, the longstanding KSP philanthropy Trooper Island and the 2014 GMC Sierra 1500 truck raffle.

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Environment
4:28 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Vegetable Garden Workshop and More at the Calloway County Library

As the much anticipated spring time makes its way across our region, thoughts may turn to bringing that garden back to life. Sandy Lynn of the Calloway County Public Library stops by to tell us about a program on how to build a raised garden bed, what plants to use, type of construction, and more. on March 20 at the library. She also tells us about the Dr. Seuss event and the Animal Tales Program going on at the library, on Sounds Good.

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Education
4:14 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Irish Historian is Guest Speaker at MSU Beasley Banquet

Beasley Banquet 2013, with Marjorie Hilton, Ted Brown, Terry Strieter, Sara Fineman and Kathy Callahan.
Credit Murray State University History Department, Facebook

Murray State's Department of History hosts the The Fourth Annual Beasley Scholarship Banquet, featuring guest speaker Joe Lee, Professor of Irish Studies: Director of the Glucksman Ireland House at New York University. Proceeds benefit the T. Wayne Beasley Memorial History Scholarship. MSU History Department Faculty Member Dr. Bill Mulligan speaks with Kate Lochte about banquet on Sounds Good.

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Sports
12:37 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

Neal Bradley on End of the Racer Basketball Season

Credit ovcsports.com

The Murray State Racers saw their season end last Friday, March 7, in the semi-finals of the OVC Tournament in a close 86-83 defeat to the Eastern Kentucky Colonels. 'Voice of the Racers' Neal Bradley visits with Tracy Ross on Sounds Good to talk about the end of the Murray State Racers Men's Basketball season and what's next for the Racers. 

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