1/17/2012 The Pop Shop

 

Liberty Finch hosts this week's edition of The Pop Shop, honoring Dr. King with songs of hope, acceptance and peace. With Stevie Wonder, Peter Tosh, James Brown, The Isley Brothers and the Chi-Lites. Plus Steve Earle, Neko Case, Beck and more.


Playlist Tracks: 
Nick Lowe - Shake That Rat
Album: The Doings; Label: Edsel
Stevie Wonder - Happy Birthday
Album: Hotter than July; Label: Motown
Peter Tosh - Equal Rights
Album: Equal Rights; Label: Columbia
Sam Moore - We Shall Be Free
Album: Overnight Sensational; Label: Rhino
Paul Simon - Rhythm of the Saints
Album: Rhythm of the Saints; Label: Warner Bros
Raphael Saadiq - Keep Marchin'
Album: The Way I See It; Label: Columbia
Toots & the Maytals - Freedom Train
Album: Toots in Memphis; Label: Universal
Heroes - Come With Me
Album: Next Stop; Label: Strut
James Brown - Unity Pt 1
Album: The Godfather of Soul; Label: Polydor
Bootsy Collins - Freedumb
Album: The Funk Capitol of the World; Label: Mascot
The Chi-Lites - (For God's Sake) Give More Power to the People
Album: Soul Hits of the '70s: Didn't It Blow Your Mind; Label: Rhino
The Isley Brothers - Fight the Power
Album: Out of Sight; Label: Sony
Hot Chocolate - Every 1's a Winner
Album: Jackie--The Annual 2010; Label: EMI
The O'Jays - Love Train
Album: Have a Nice Decade; Label: Rhino
Elvis Presley - Follow that Dream
Album: Command Performances: The Essential; Label: RCA
Rick Nelson - I Shall Be Released
Album: In Concert: the Troubadour 1969; Label: MCA
The Who - I'm Free
Album: Who's Better, Who's Best; Label: MCA
Kaleidoscope - Pulsating Dream
Album: Where the Action Is! Los Angeles Nuggets; Label: Rhino
The Byrds - Chimes of Freedom
Album: Greatest Hits; Label: Columbia
Mother Earth - Revolution
Album: Love is the Song We Sing: San Francisco; Label: Rhino
Traffic - Freedom Rider
Album: Feelin' Alright: The Very Best of Traffic; Label: Island
Crosby, Stills & Nash - Long Time Coming
Album: Crosby, Stills & Nash; Label: Atlantic
The Youngbloods - Get Together
Album: Love is the Song We Sing: San Francisco; Label: Rhino
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts - Change the World
Album: Sinner; Label: Black Heart
Fountains of Wayne - Peace and Love
Album: Welcome Interstate Managers; Label: S-Curve
Steve Earle - The Revolution Starts Now
Album: The Revolution Starts Now; Label: E-Squared
Michelle Shocked - Hello Hopeville
Album: Short Sharp Shocked; Label: Mighty Sound
Trip Shakespeare - What's So Funny 'bout Peace, Love and Understanding
Album: Volt; Label: Twin Tone
Husker Du - Charity, Chastity, Prudence and Hope
Album: Warehouse: Songs and Stories; Label: Warner Bros
Neko Case - Dreaming Man
Album: Canadian Amp; Label: Lady Pilot
Beck - He's a Mighty Good Leader
Album: One Foot in the Grave; Label: K Records
Harry Nilsson - Everybody's Talkin'
Album: Classic Rock: 1969 The Beat Goes On; Label: Time/Life
Program: 
Air Date: 
January 17, 2012