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

May 24, 2013

11:04 AM
Radio, Radio
Artist : Elvis Presley & The Attractions
Album : This Year's Model
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11:07 AM
Green Garden
Artist : Laura Mvula
Album : Sing to the Moon
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11:15 AM
We Can’t Have Nice Things
Artist : Kelly Hogan
Album : I LIke to Keep Myself In Pain
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11:15 AM
I Belong In Your Arms
Artist : Chairlift
Album : Something
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11:30 AM
The Secret
Artist : The Airborne Toxic Event
Album : Such Hot Blood
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11:32 AM
The Best of Jill Hives
Artist : Guided By Voices
Album : Earthquake Glue
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11:37 AM
Good Intentions
Artist : Toad the Wet Sprocket
Album : P.S.
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11:41 AM
Sleep Alone
Artist : Bat for Lashes
Album : Two Suns
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11:49 AM
Golden Baby
Artist : Couer de Pirate
Album : Blonde
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11:52 AM
This Song Is Called Ragged
Artist : Jonathan Boulet
Album : This Song is Called Ragged - Single
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11:56 AM
Hog of the Forsaken
Artist : Michael Hurley
Album : Deadwood Soundtrack
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12:58 PM
Driving Song
Artist : Undersea Poem
Album : Undersea Poem
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12:04 PM
Neapolitan Girl
Artist : The Divine Comedy
Album : Bang Goes the Knighthood
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12:08 PM
A Girl Like You
Artist : Edwyn Collins
Album : Empire Records Soundtrack
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12:14 PM
Dawn Chorus
Artist : Beth Orton
Album : Sugaring Season
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12:15 PM
I’ve Been Gone
Artist : Zoe Muth and the Lost High Rollers
Album : Starlight Hotel
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12:36 PM
Rise Up Singing
Artist : Daisy May
Album : Mother Moon
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12:37 PM
Like Humans Do
Artist : David Byrne
Album : Look Into the Eyeball
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1:37 PM
Roll to Me
Artist : Del Amitri
Album : Best of Del Amitri
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12:48 PM
Red Hands
Artist : Walk Off The Earth
Album : R.E.V.O.
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12:50 PM
All The Young Dudes
Artist : Mott the Hoople
Album : All The Young Dudes - Single
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12:53 PM
The Quiet Life
Artist : Kasey Chambers & Ben Nicholson
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12:55 PM
It’s Over
Artist : Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories
Album : Tails
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12:57 PM
Pluckin’
Artist : The Cruel Sea
Album : We Don't Work, We Play Music
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Culture
10:25 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Kathy Timmons' Holiday Recipes Sound Good

On a special Sounds Good with Dr. Bob, we met a dietitian and good cook Kathy Timmons. She has some scrumptious recipes that you’ll want to try during the holidays. Try one of these this season: 

Kathy Timmons’ Holiday Recipes:

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Environment
3:57 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

LBL Planetarium on How to Best View the Night Sky

Credit Golden Pond Planetarium, Roundabout U / http://youtu.be/ZzcJhgKFaiw

An advantage of our beautiful rural region is the limited brightness factor, so the night sky is far more enjoyable around here than in urban areas. LBL's Golden Pond Planetarium Manager Ross Workman describes the pleasure of viewing with Kate Lochte. West Kentucky Amateur Astronomers gather at the Golden Pond Observatory in Land Between the Lakes for an educational program about choosing and using binoculars and telescopes this Saturday, after the 5:30 pm Planetarium Show. 

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Culture
3:47 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

Paris Native Brings Dramatic Thriller Film to Region

Credit junctionthemovie.com

We speak with Paris native Summer Crockett Moore who is now managing partner and producer for Choice Films & Choice Theatricals which is bringing its award-winning feature film JUNCTION to Paris, Murray, Paducah and Martin later this month. JUNCTION is a dramatic thriller about drug addicts breaking into a house to steal items for methamphetamine. However, upon breaking in, they discover something that will change their lives forever.

See more at choicefilms.com.

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Sports
3:27 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

Racer Football Update with 'Voice of the Racers' Neal Bradley

Tracy Ross gets a Racers sports update from Voice of the Racers Neal Bradley on Sounds Good. This week, they discussed Racer Football and the beginning of the Racer Basketball season. Bradley explains why he thinks the Racer Basketball team should not be counted out this year, and why they might be better than you'd think.

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Education
3:23 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

Forum Encourages Girls to Pursue Careers in Science and Related Fields

Credit kygirlsstem.com

Cindy Ragland  is coordinating the West Kentucky Forum of the Kentucky Girls STEM Collaborative, coming up Thursday, November 14th, to interest girls 3rd grade and older in science, technology, engineering and mathematics careers. She speaks with Kate Lochte on Sounds Good about the Collaborative and the event. 

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Environment
5:00 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

Paducah Photographer Raises Money for Asian Carp Documentary

Credit Darkwater Documentary, Facebook

During Sounds Good today, we met Paducah photographer Glenn Hall who has launched an Indiegogo Campaign to raise money to assist in night filming a documentary about the invasion of Asian carp in area waters, a project Hall's been working on since the floods of 2011. See more about the documentary on Indiegogo
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Education
4:53 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

MSU and Calloway Co. HS Participate in Japanese Youth Exchange

Credit Kakehashi Project - U.S. Portion by Japan Foundation, Facebook

Murray State hosts 25 Kobe Gakuin students with the Youth Exchange Kakehashi Project, called 'The Bridge for Tomorrow,' through Saturday (November 9). Murray State students participated in the same program and visited Japan for 10 days as one of the seven representative US Universities accepted in the exchange this May. Calloway County High School Students also participated in a trip. Murray State Senior Lecturer of Japanese Yoko Hatakeyama speaks with Kate Lochte about how this opportunity evolved for the students. 

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Society
4:43 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Join 'One World Run' for Project AIDS Orphan

Credit Project AIDS Orphan, Facebook

On Saturday, November 23, at 9 am, runners from Paducah will join runners from around the world for the 6th Annual Project AIDS Orphan One World Run. No matter from they hail, everybody running in this 5K and Youth Run, come out for a singular purpose, to assist children in Kenya, home to more than 1 million children orphaned by AIDS. Tracy Ross speaks with Todd Anderson and Paul Bilak of Project AIDS Orphan about the event.

See more on the Project AIDS Orphan website.

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Arts
4:35 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Shrek Run Extended at Playhouse in the Park

Murray Playhouse in the Park's performance of "Shrek The Musical" extends its run due to sold out houses for the last few weeks. On Sounds Good, Tracy learns more from P;layhouse Director Lisa Cope and Jake Hunter, who plays Lord Farquaad in the show. The musical comedy now runs Saturday November 9 at 7 pm and Sunday, November 10 at 2:30 pm. See ticket information, here.

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Society
4:30 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

How to Maximize your Social Security Benefits

Kiplinger's Personal Finance Editorial Director Kevin McCormally visits Sounds Good to discuss maximizing social security benefits by addressing such questions as: "Is it better to start claiming social security benefits at age 62, 65 or 70?" "Will social security still be around in 10, 20 or 30 years?" "If you are a veteran, are you allowed to claim Social Security benefits and military benefits?" and "How can you maximize your lifetime retirement income?"

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