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 29, 2013

11:05 AM
Good Times
Artist : Jace Everett
Album : Mr. Good Times
Label : Ais
11:10 AM
A Thousand Miles From Nowhere
Artist : Dwight Yoakam
Album : Greatest Hits
Label : Rhino
11:14 AM
This World Oft Can Be
Artist : Della Mae
Album : This World Oft Can Be
Label : Rounder
11:28 AM
Dust In The Wind
Artist : Kansas
Album : The Best Of Kansas
Label : Sony
11:31 AM
Passing Afternoon
Artist : Iron & Wine
Album : Our Endless Numbered Days
Label : Sub Pop
11:35 AM
California Stars
Artist : Wilco
Album : Mermaid Avenue
Label : Nonesuch
11:42 AM
Scarlet Town
Artist : Gillian Welch
Album : The Harrow & The Harvest
Label : Acony Records
11:46 AM
Change Of Time
Artist : Josh Ritter
Album : So Runs The World Away
Label : Pytheas
11:50 AM
Radio Song
Artist : The Felice Brothers
Album : Self Titled
Label : Team Love
11:54 AM
Submarines
Artist : The Lumineers
Album : Self Titled
Label : Dualtone Music Group
11:57 AM
Air and Kilometers
Artist : Kaki King
Album : Dreaming of Revenge
Label : Velour Recordings
12:04 PM
I’m A Worried Man
Artist : Willie Nelson and Toots Hibbert
Album : Countryman
Label : Lost Highway
12:07 PM
Ghost Riders In The Sky
Artist : Dick Dale
Album : Unknown Territory
Label : Hightone Records
12:10 PM
Sultans Of Swing
Artist : Dire Straits
Album : Money For Nothing
Label : Warner Bros / Wea
12:28 PM
Sun Song (with Neko Case)
Artist : Laura Veirs
Album : Warp & Weft
Label : Raven Marching Band Records
12:33 PM
Half Dead
Artist : The Mountain Goats
Album : Get Lonely
Label : 4AD
12:36 PM
Who’ll Stop The Rain
Artist : Creedence Clearwater Revival
Album : Chronicle, Vol. 1
Label : Fantasy
12:41 PM
That Much Further West
Artist : Lucero
Album : That Much Further West
Label : Tiger Style
12:45 PM
De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da
Artist : The Police
Album : Message in a Box: The Complete Recordings
Label : A&M
12:49 PM
Sour Times
Artist : Portishead
Album : Dummy
Label : Polygram Records
12:54 PM
As Ugly As I Seem
Artist : The White Stripes
Album : Get Behind Me Satan
Label : Warner Brothers

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Culture
12:15 pm
Fri April 18, 2014

How Terrapin Station is Celebrating Record Store Day

"Indie record stores were the only music teachers I ever had. The world would be a dark and lonely place without them."- Neko Case, recordstoreday.com

Tomorrow (April 19) is Record Store Day. Conceived in 2007, it's a day of gathering at independent record stores around the world to celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding local music shops. Sounds Good co-host Austin Carter speaks with Tim Peyton, manager of Terrapin Station, a participating store in Murray about the day and what his store is doing to celebrate.

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Arts
11:38 am
Fri April 18, 2014

Organizers Unpacking for Paducah Quilt Week

Credit American Quilter's Society, Facebook

More than 10,000 quilts have been displayed in Paducah and more than $2.5 million in cash prizes have been awarded during the American Quilter's Society's shows that are in their third decade in 2014. The Paducah McCracken County Convention and Expo Center is the epicenter of the AQS Quilt Week activities that start with an awards preview next Tuesday (April 22) then show opening Wednesday, continuing through Saturday. American Quilter's Society co-founder Meredith Schroeder is at the Expo Center helping to unpack quilts for judging over the weekend and Kate Lochte speaks with her on Sounds Good.

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Environment
3:56 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Outdoorsman on 'Transformative Places' Ahead of MSU Talk

Outdoorsman, author, Murray native and Maryville College professor, Kim Trevathan speaks at Murray State University tonight (April 17) at 6:30 about his journeys on America's waterways. He visits Sounds Good for a preview of his talk, titled "Transformative Places" and addresses the questions of how we determine what constitutes beauty in a landscape and how we make decisions regarding preservation and development.

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Arts
3:46 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

"This I Believe Kentucky" - A New Book & Radio Series

Dan Gediman is the editor of This I Believe: Kentucky and a long-time public radio producer. His work has been featured on This American Life, All Things Considered, Morning Edition, and Jazz Profiles. He gives Kate Lochte an overview of the radio series being developed around this book and the segments that may soon air on WKMS. 

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Society
3:31 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Ephemera Paducah Hosts Card-Making Project for Troops

This Saturday (April 19), Ephemera Paducah hosts a card-making day following Operation Write Home guidelines. Kristen Williams joins Kate Lochte on Sounds Good with details about the 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. event providing deployed troops hand-made greeting cards to send back home to loved ones.

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Science
2:26 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

Driverless Cars May Arrive Sooner Than You Think

Credit Steve Jurvetson, Wikimedia Commons

Car manufacturers are working towards providing cars with enough sensory capacity that they will drive while you read, sleep, or watch a movie. The reality of these cars may not be so far off. On Sounds Good, Kate Lochte speaks with freelance tech and science reporter Ucilia Wang, a UC Berkeley graduate, whose work appears in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and the UK Guardian.

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Society
2:20 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

IFHF Reaches Milestone for Ft. Campbell Traumatic Brain Injury Center

Credit fallenheroesfund.org

Ft. Campbell Kentucky's Center to Diagnose and Treat Traumatic Brain Injury has hit a construction milestone. Kate Lochte speaks with Arnold Fisher, a family representative of the national fundraising effort, Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. The center will provide diagnosis and treatment for wounded, injured and ill military heroes while creating programs for rehabilitation and recovery.

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Sports
2:59 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

The Madisonville Miners Play 2014 Ohio Valley League

The Madisonville Miners is a summer collegiate baseball team that plays at Elmer Kelley Stadium. Madisonville has a long history in baseball, joining the KITTY League in 1916 for one season and resurfacing in 1922 for another season. The Miners returned from 1946-1955 with ties to the Chicago White Sox. They won the KITTY League Championship in 1949 and 1952. This year, the Miners make their return playing in the Ohio Valley League. Kate speaks with Chris Luttrell of the Miners about the team and the games this summer, on Sounds Good.

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Business
11:29 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Meet Paducah Sun's New Executive Director

Today on Sounds Good we welcome the new executive editor of the Paducah Sun, Steve Wilson. In the mid-eighties, when he was with the St. Paul Pioneer Press, Wilson edited and directed a year-long project "Life on the Land: An American Farm Family" which won that newspaper's Pulitzer Prize.

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Arts
5:10 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Paducah Family Launches YA Online Literary Magazine

Members of Paducah's Jaeger family have created an online literary magazine "for the imaginative young adult reader, inspired young adult writer and adventurous artist," titled Stone Crowns. Kate Lochte speaks with Matt Jaeger on Sounds Good. The Stone Crowns philosophy is to facilitate realistic and/or fantastic worlds exciting and worth exploring.

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