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, 2013

11:05 AM
Golden Age Of Radio
Artist : Josh Ritter
Album : Golden Age Of Radio
Label : Self Released
11:08 AM
You’ll Be Here Soon
Artist : Kitty Daisy & Lewis
Album : Smoking In Heaven
Label : Verve Forecast
11:11 AM
Take Me Home Country Roads
Artist : Toots & The Maytalls
Album : Pressure Drop - The Best Of
Label : Cleopatra Records
11:14 AM
Around And Around
Artist : Mark Kozelek & Rachel Goswell
Album : Take Me Home / A Tribute To John Denver
Label : Badman Recording Co
11:28 AM
Go Back Home
Artist : The Agnostic Mountain Gospel Choir
Album : Ten Thousand
Label : CD BABY.COM/INDYS
11:31 AM
The Response (feat. Gigi)
Artist : Tommy T
Album : The Prester John Sessions
Label : Easy Star
11:36 AM
Starman
Artist : Seu Jorge
Album : The Life Aquatic: Studio Sessions
Label : Hollywood Records
11:41 AM
Fare Thee Well (Dink’s Song)
Artist : Oscar Isaac & Marcus Mumford
Album : Inside Llewyn Davis OST
Label : Nonesuch
11:44 AM
I Don’t Believe You (She Acts Like We Never Have Met)
Artist : Darrell Scott
Album : Modern Hymns
Label : Appleseed Records
11:48 AM
You Don’t Own Me
Artist : Tim O’Brien & Darrell Scott
Album : Memories And Moments
Label : Full Skies
11:52 AM
Shine On You Crazy Diamond (with Shawn Colvin)
Artist : Viktor Krauss
Album : II
Label : BACK PORCH
11:57 AM
Bemsha Swing
Artist : Group 15
Album : Plays Monk
Label : Sunny Side
12:05 PM
Don’t Leave Me (Ne Me Quitte Pas)
Artist : Regina Spektor
Album : What We Saw From The Cheap Seats
Label : Sire / Wea
12:08 PM
Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song)
Artist : Otis Redding
Album : The Ultimate Otis Redding
Label : Warner Special Markets
12:11 PM
Keep Me Around
Artist : The Wood Brothers
Album : The Muse
Label : Southern Ground Artists
12:15 PM
More Adventurous
Artist : Rilo Kiley
Album : More Adventurous
Label : Brute/Beaute
12:31 PM
You Can’t Be Told
Artist : Valerie June
Album : Pushin' Against A Stone
Label : Pushin' Against A Stone
12:34 PM
You Never Know
Artist : Wilco
Album : Wilco (The Album)
Label : Nonesuch
12:40 PM
Soon Enough
Artist : The Constantines
Album : Tournament Of Hearts
Label : Sub Pop
12:44 PM
American Hearts
Artist : AA Bondy
Album : American Hearts
Label : Fat Possum Records
12:48 PM
Black Sheep
Artist : Alela Diane
Album : About Farewell
Label : Rusted Blue Records
12:52 PM
Fuel The Fire
Artist : Sarah Jarosz
Album : Build Me Up From Bones
Label : Sugar Hill
12:56 PM
Sally Mae
Artist : Buddy Guy & Junior Wells
Album : Alone & Acoustic
Label : Alligator Records

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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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