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

November 19, 2012

11:05 AM
Shotgun
Artist : Junior Walker & The All Stars
Album : Hitsville USA: The Motown Singles Collection 1959-1971
Label : Motown
11:08 AM
Chain Of Fools
Artist : Aretha Franklin
Album : Atlantic Rhythm & Blues 1947-1974
Label : Atlantic
11:10 AM
50 Ways to Leave Your Lover
Artist : Paul Simon
Album : Negotiations and Love Songs 1971-1986
Label : Warner Bros / Wea
11:21 AM
Night Life
Artist : The Little Willies
Album : Self Titled
Label : Milking Bull Records/EMI
11:24 AM
Nothing In This World Can Stop Me Worryin’ Bout That Girl
Artist : The Kinks
Album : Rushmore OST
Label : Fontana London
11:27 AM
(Just Like) Starting Over
Artist : John Lennon
Album : The John Lennon Collection
Label : Capitol
11:31 AM
Something You Got
Artist : B.B. King & Koko Taylor
Album : Blues Summit
Label : Mca
11:35 AM
Groove Me
Artist : King Floyd
Album : Atlantic Rhythm & Blues 1947-1974
Label : Atlantic
11:40 AM
You Were Wrong
Artist : Loose Fur
Album : Self Titled
Label : Drag City
11:43 AM
If There Wasn’t Something There
Artist : Bobby Womack
Album : The Bravest Man In The Universe
Label : XL Recordings
11:48 AM
Foundations
Artist : Kate Nash
Album : Paste magazine sampler 38
Label : Paste Magazine
11:52 AM
I Was Drunk
Artist : Alejandro Escovedo
Album : Bourbonitis Blues
Label : Bloodshot Records
11:57 AM
Satisfaction
Artist : Oscar Peterson Trio
Album : Reunion Blues
Label : Verve
12:04 PM
I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine
Artist : Bob Dylan
Album : John Wesley Harding
Label : Sony
12:08 PM
Me And Lazarus
Artist : Iron & Wine
Album : Kiss Each Other Clean
Label : Warner Bros.
12:11 PM
Papa Was A Rodeo
Artist : Kelly Hogan & The Pine Valley Cosmonauts
Album : Oxford American 11th Edition Southern Music
Label : Oxford American
12:16 PM
Girl In The War
Artist : Josh Ritter
Album : The Animal Years
Label : V2 North America
12:22 PM
With A Memory Like Mine
Artist : Tim O’Brien & Darrell Scott
Album : Real Time
Label : Full Light Records
12:27 PM
Grits Ain’t Groceries
Artist : Little Milton
Album : Oxford American Southern Music CD no. 6
Label : Oxford American
12:36 PM
Special Rider Blues
Artist : Corey Harris with Ali Farka Toure
Album : The Rough Guide: Ultimate Music Adventures
Label : World Music Network
12:42 PM
The Mountain
Artist : Levon Helm
Album : Dirt Farmer
Label : Vanguard Records
12:45 PM
The Mountain
Artist : Lucero
Album : Rebels, Rogues, & Sworn Brothers
Label : Rebel Group
12:50 PM
The Mountain
Artist : Heartless Bastards
Album : The Mountain
Label : Fat Possum
12:55 PM
Beetle with the Boogie Woogie Beat
Artist : The Armstrong Twins
Album : Oxford American 2006 Sampler
Label : Oxford American

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Arts
3:33 pm
Mon August 5, 2013

A Preview of Grand Rivers' 38th Annual Labor Day Weekend Arts & Crafts Festival

Kate Lochte speaks with Marinel Larkin, Kentucky’s Western Waterland Executive Director, previewing the 38th Annual Labor Day Weekend Arts & Crafts Festival in Grand Rivers’ Little Lake Park. Over 100 vendors with handmade crafts will be at the festival, along with food vendors and family activities. The three-day festival runs from August 31-September 2 in downtown Grand Rivers. For more information, call 270-928-4411.

Education
3:22 pm
Mon August 5, 2013

Ann Neelon on Murray State's MFA Program and New Madrid

Cover Art by Michelle Given
Credit newmadridjournal.org

Today on Sounds Good, MSU’s New Madrid Journal of Contemporary Literature Editor and MFA Program Director Anne Neelon drops by to review the Summer 2013 edition and preview the next publication. She speaks with Kate about the "paradigm shift" of evolving the MFA Program and how it caters to distance learning students in a 'budget-tight' environment. Also, how one can submit work to New Madrid, and the theme for the next issue: The Great Hunger. See more about the New Madrid Journal

Culture
11:30 am
Thu August 1, 2013

MSU Saudi Student Organization President Speaks on Ramadan

Credit cbc.ca

As the end of Ramadan nears, around August 7, about a billion Muslims around the world have observed a month of Fasting, which is one of the Five Pillars or fundamental religious duties of Islam. We go to the south of Saudi Arabia this hour to learn more from a Murray State University student at home for the summer. 

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Education
4:49 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Hopkinsville Community College Interim President on Search

Credit hopkinsville.kctcs.edu

Hopkinsville Community College Interim President and CEO, Dr. Patrick Lake speaks with Kate Lochte on Sounds Good about the upcoming HCC presidential search, the Gateway Academy to Innovation task force and much more. Formerly the Career and Technical Center, The Gateway Academy to Innovation will offer high school students new areas of study. See the Hopkinsville Community College website.

Society
1:38 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

Chairs That Care Auction & Social for Cancer Care Center of Henry County

Credit Henry County Medical Center, Facebook

Kate Lochte speaks with Casey Brown of the Cancer Care Center of Henry County. She's the Center's liaison with the Caring Hearts Fund of Paris of the Henry County Healthcare Foundation that's hosting the second Annual Chairs That Care Auction & Social this Saturday at the Paris Winery, from 4 - 7 p.m. According to their website, they ended up with over 70 chairs and raised over $3,600 for the care center. This year, their goal is 100 chairs. See more on their website.

Arts
11:38 am
Tue July 30, 2013

'From the Pieces of a Nation: Civil War Period Quilts' at the National Quilt Museum

Credit www.quiltmuseum.org

Kate Lochte meets Judy Schwender of the National Quilt Museum in Paducah to learn more about the exhibit of Civil War Era Quilts. This exhibit is open through October 8, featuring quilts made while the nation was being torn apart, from Arlan and Pat Christ's collection. Schwender talks about a few of the stand-outs, including quilts made by men of the Civil War era, and also how quilt-making has become popular in modern Japan.

Society
4:32 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Kentucky Foundation for Women Holds Workshop in Paducah

Credit Kentucky Foundation for Women, Facebook

Kate Lochte speaks with Judi Jennings, Executive Director of the Kentucky Foundation for Women. They talk about a workshop coming to the McCracken County Public Library about opportunities for women in the arts. The mission of the Foundation is to promote positive social change by supporting varied feminist expression in the arts.. Judi also talks about how the Foundation got started, how women in the region have benefited, how to apply for the artist enrichment grant, and what kind of funding the foundation manages annually. Read more about the Kentucky Foundation for Women.

Food & Recipes
4:21 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Summer Soup Recipes from Artisan Kitchen

Credit artisankitchen.net

In our second installment of Summer Recipes Sound Good, David Jones of Artisan Kitchen cooks up some refreshing entrees. David and Kate talk about a summer soup: gazpacho! David shares his recipes for a red pepper gazpacho and a creamy summer squash basil soup. Both of these recipes are on David's blog at ArtisanKitchen.net. Artisan Kitchen is located at 1704 Broadway in Paducah.

Society
3:35 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Emmy Award-Winning Journalist, Paris Native, Jackie Hays on "Get Healthy"

Credit Get Healty with Jackie Hays, Facebook

Retirement from a storied television news career didn't last long for Paris, Tennessee native Jackie Hays. She likes to think of it as dispelling the notion that you can't teach an old dog new tricks. Emmy Awards, the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame, and now, a new career that spans Facebook, blogging, and video production. Kate Lochte speaks with Murray State alumna Jackie Hays, now with Norton Healthcare in Louisville.

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Education
3:26 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

McCracken Co. Schools Superintendent on the New High School

Credit mccrackencountyschools.net

Kate Lochte speaks with Dr. Nancy Waldrop, Superintendent of the McCracken County Schools, about the new McCracken County High School. They talk about what qualities make the new school a "landmark" school regionally and nationally, the instructional design known as "small learning communities," and how the small-school intimacy of the previously separated high schools is being preserved in the much larger, consolidated school. Click here for more about the new high school.

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