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

October 21, 2013

11:05 AM
Stomp And Holler
Artist : Hayes Carll
Album : KMAG YOYO (And Other American Stories)
Label : Lost Highway
11:08 AM
North Side Gal
Artist : JD McPherson
Album : Signs & Signifiers
Label : Rounder
11:11 AM
Feel It All - Band Jam
Artist : KT Tunstall
Album : Invisible Empire // Crescent Moon
Label : Blue Note Records
11:14 AM
Nobody’s Fault But Mine
Artist : David Bromberg Band
Album : Only Slightly Mad
Label : Appleseed Records
11:22 AM
Free Again
Artist : Tim O’Brien & Darrell Scott
Album : Memories And Moments
Label : Full Skies
11:26 AM
Friend Of The Devil
Artist : Jerry Garcia & David Grisman
Album : Self Titled
Label : Acoustic Disc
11:33 AM
Wild Horses
Artist : Old & In The Way
Album : Breakdown
Label : Acoustic Disc
11:38 AM
Build Me Up From Bones
Artist : Sarah Jarosz
Album : Build Me Up From Bones
Label : Sugar Hill
11:43 AM
Drinkin’ Dark Whiskey
Artist : The Steeldrivers
Album : Self Titled
Label : Rounder / Pgd
11:46 AM
The River’s Gonna Run
Artist : Sam Bush
Album : Laps In Seven
Label : Sugar Hill
11:50 AM
Still Fighting The Way (featuring Jimmy LaFave)
Artist : Slaid Cleaves
Album : Still Fighting The War
Label : Music Road Records
12:04 AM
Gold And Roses
Artist : The Black Lillies
Album : Runaway Freeway Blues
Label : Attack Monkey Productions/ North Knox Records
12:09 AM
Down The Well
Artist : Moondoggies
Album : Tidelands
Label : HARDLY ART
12:14 AM
Feeling Good
Artist : My Brightest Diamond
Album : Dark Was The Night
Label : 4ad Records
12:31 AM
I’m Leaving
Artist : North Mississippi Allstars
Album : World Boogie Is Coming
Label : SONGS OF THE SOUTH
12:34 AM
Willie & The Hand Jive
Artist : Eric Clapton
Album : Time Pieces: The Best Of Eric Clapton
Label : A&M
12:38 AM
I’ll Trade You Money For Wine
Artist : Robbie Fulks
Album : Gone Away Backward
Label : Bloodshot Records
12:44 AM
Weary Blues
Artist : Madeleine Peyroux
Album : Careless Love
Label : Rounder
12:48 AM
Colorado Blue
Artist : Alela Diane
Album : About Farewell
Label : Rusted Blue Records
12:51 AM
Winterlong
Artist : Neil Young
Album : Decade
Label : Reprise Records
12:55 AM
Girlfriend
Artist : Matthew Sweet
Album : Girlfriend
Label : Volcano

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Society
1:25 pm
Fri April 26, 2013

Five Tons of Fish and Fun at the 60th Annual World's Biggest Fish Fry

The Grand Parade was at 10 this morning, the Arts & Crafts Show is now open and the Fish Building, too, at the Henry County Fairgrounds. This is the finale weekend of The World's Biggest Fish Fry in Paris, Tennessee. It's a longstanding tradition involving events that started months ago, culminating this week. The General Manager of the Fish Fry tells us all about it with Kate Lochte.

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Arts
1:19 pm
Fri April 26, 2013

Meet Marshall Co. High and MSU Alum Angie Gregory, Actress in CSI and New TV Pilot

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We're pleased to offer another installment in our occasional series about young people who grew up in West Kentucky who are creating careers with success in major market areas. Writing for the Marshall County Tribune-Courier, Venita Fritz reports that Angie Gregory's nickname at Marshall County High was "Hollywood." And the nickname foretold the life. The daughter of Diane Gregory and the late Earl Gregory of Draffenville, the Murray State Grad is now working in the television industry in Los Angeles, with a show on the Bio Channel to air tomorrow night. Angie Gregory spoke with Kate Lochte about her recent resurgence.

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Sports
1:11 pm
Fri April 26, 2013

Racer Sports Update with Neal Bradley

Tracy Ross recently spoke with the "Voice of the Racers" Neal Bradley about last Saturday's Blue Gold Bowl and next year's Racer Basketball schedule. Here's this month's Murray State Racers update.

Society
3:07 pm
Thu April 25, 2013

NPR Morning Edition Host David Greene on Sounds Good

NPR's Morning Edition host David Greene is in Murray to help raise money for the Murray High School Speech Team, with a presentation tonight at Wrather West Kentucky Museum. See "An Evening with David Greene" at 7 p.m., reception starts at 5:30 p.m. Donations for the MHS Speech Team will be accepted at the door.

Society
2:58 pm
Thu April 25, 2013

Enjoy "Music @ Midday" at Grace Episcopal Church in Hopkinsville

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Steve Wiggin joins us today on Sounds Good to spread the word about "Music at Midday," a series of organ recitals held Fridays at noon at the Grace Episcopal Church on East Sixth Street in Hopkinsville. He's the Organist/Music Director for the church and invites people to come out and enjoy the music during their lunch hour. See more at the Grace Church website.

Society
2:48 pm
Thu April 25, 2013

Gary Edward Barg, on Caring for the Caregiver at Paducah's Carson Center

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Today on Sounds Good, Kate Lochte meets Gary Edward Barg, Founder and CEO of Today’s Caregiver Magazine and its companion website caregiver.com. He’s the Keynote speaker for the Purchase Area Development District caregiving seminar on May 2nd at the Carson Center in Paducah. His presentation is focused on the question: If you are caring for someone, who is caring for you? It will be an informative day of discussion and information for family caregivers, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Culture
4:56 pm
Wed April 24, 2013

Reenactors and Music at the 'Turn of the Century Social' in Murray

Mike Gowen

Music From the Front Porch co-host Mike Gowen organizes the "Turn of the Century Social" at Murray’s Central Park this Saturday from 10 to 2 with reenactors in period costumes reenacting scenarios at the old schoolhouse, courthouse, and train depot. Mike stopped by Sounds Good to talk with Todd Hatton about the weekend festivities. PS: Todd will be there handing out some WKMS News CDs (technology from the future).

Arts
4:46 pm
Wed April 24, 2013

Opening Day at the AQS Quilt Show & Contest in Paducah

Today on Sounds Good, we went live to the American Quilters Society Quilt Show and Contest in Paducah. Kate Lochte speaks with Tim Langlitz, marketing director of the Society, at the Expo and Convention Center in Paducah on opening day. They talk about how the quilt show got started, how men are defying the quilting stereotype, and some of the week's highlights. Click here for more about the Quilt Show.

Arts
4:23 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

Divas & Dogs & Other Circus Adventures Comes to Greenville

"Divas & Dogs & Other Circus Adventures" occur Friday, April 26th, at 7 p.m. at the Felix E. Martin Jr. Hall Creative and Performing Arts Center in Greenville, Kentucky. The family show involves a funny clown, a hat stealing dog, a lady who barks, skateboard riding dogs, and more! We speak with David Probus about the show. See more at the Felix E. Martin Jr. Hall website.

Culture
4:06 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

Quilt Show Brings Art and Visitors from Around the World to Paducah

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We've met Jenny Bowker, wife of the former Australian Ambassador to Egypt, who initiated introducing Egyptian craftsmen's quilts to the world. We've spoken with Meredith Schroeder who co-founded the American Quilters Society and this year is being inducted into the Quilters Hall of Fame. Today, Kate Lochte brings an interview with the person who directs and organizes the American Quilters Society Show and Contest, which starts Wednesday at the Convention Center in Paducah. She opened by asking Bonnie Browning how many "hats" she actually wears in her work. 

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