Staff Favorites 2017 - Music

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Staff Favorites 2017 - Music (PDF)

Blues

Two Sides of John Lee Hooker *
John Lee Hooker, 2015
Blues / HOOKER
Liked by Elisabeth P.

Her Best
Etta James, 1997
CDBL / JAM
Liked by Robin H.

God Don’t Never Change: The Songs of Blind Willie Johnson
Blind Willie Johnson, 2016
CDBL / JOH
Liked by Elisabeth P.

Deuces Wild
B.B. King, 1997
CDBL / KIN
Liked by Robin H.

Born in the Delta
Pinetop Perkins, 1997
CDBL / PER
Liked by Lynn T.

Gon’ Boogaloo
C.W. Stoneking, 2016
CDBL / STO
Liked by Brian R. and Joel S.

 

Country / Folk / Bluegrass

Do Wrong Right
Devil Makes Three, 2009
CDFO / DEV
Liked by Lisa W.

Real
Lydia Loveless, 2016
CDCW / LOV
Liked by Lisa W.

Midwest Farmer’s Daughter *
Margo Price, 2016
CDCW / PRI
Country, Folk, & Bluegrass / PRICE
Liked by Lisa W.

My Piece of Land
Amanda Shires, 2016
CDCW / SHI
Liked by Kasia H. and Joel S.

A Sailor’s Guide to Earth *
Sturgill Simpson, 2016
CDCW / SIM
Country, Folk, & Bluegrass / SIMPSON
Liked by Kasia H., Joel S., and Brian R.

Traveller *
Chris Stapleton, 2015
CDCW / STA
Country, Folk, & Bluegrass / STAPLETON
Liked by Robin H.

Nothing More to Say
The Frightnrs, 2016
CDFO / 972.92 FRI
Liked by Kasia H.

Studio One Rocksteady
Various Performers, 2014
CDFO / 972.92 STU
Liked by Sarah L.

Andean Legacy
Various Performers, 1996
CDFO / 980 AND
Liked by Lynn T.

 

Holiday

Peace on Earth
Casting Crowns, 2008
CDHOL / CAS
Liked by Janet R.

It’s a Holiday Soul Party
Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, 2015
CDHOL / JON
Liked by Lisa W.

 

Jazz

Jazz on Film: Crime Jazz!
Various Performers, 2014
CDJZ / JAZ
Liked by Lynn T. and Brian Y.

The Epic *
Kamasi Washington, 2015
CDJZ / WAS
Jazz / WASHINGTON
Liked by Ian C.

 

Movies & Shows

Hamilton Original Broadway Cast Recording
Various Performers, 2016
CDMS / HAM
Liked by Lauren C.

Into the Woods: Original Cast Recording
Various Performers, 1987
CDMS / INT
Liked by Celeste C.

Suicide Squad: the Album
Various Performers, 2016
CDMS / SUI
Liked by Lauren C.

Sweeney Todd the Demon Barber of Fleet Street: Highlights from the Motion Picture Soundtrack
Various Performers, 2007
CDMS / SWE
Liked by Celeste C.

What’s Inside: Songs from Waitress
Sara Bareilles, 2016
CDMS / WAI
Liked by Lisa W.

West Side Story Original Broadway Cast Recording
Various Performers, 1957
CDMS / WES
Liked by Celeste C.

 

Popular

That Would Be Me
Harry Connick Jr., 2015
CDPO / CON
Liked by Becky K.

Les Paul & Friends: American Made World Played
Les Paul, 2005
CDPO / PAU
Liked by Lynn T.

 

Religious

Angels Among Us: Hymns & Gospel Favorites
Alabama, 2014
CDRL / ALA
Liked by Janet R.

Be Still and Know: Hymns & Faith
Amy Grant, 2015
CDRL / GRA
Liked by Janet R.

The Hurt & The Healer
MercyMe, 2012
CDRL / MER
Liked by Becky B.

Hallelujah for the Cross
Newsboys, 2014
CDRL / NEW
Liked by Janet R.

Life Screams
Lacey Sturm, 2016
CDRL / STU
Liked by Elisabeth P.

Lead Us Back: Songs of Worship
Third Day, 2015
CDRL / THI
Liked by Janet R.

 

Rock

Sound & Color *
Alabama Shakes, 2015
CDRO / ALA
Rock & Pop / Alabama
Liked by Lauren C.

Banditos
Banditos, 2015
CDRO / BAN
Liked by Kasia H.

Fur and Gold
Bat for Lashes, 2007
CDRO / BAT
Liked by Matthew W.

Lady in Gold
Blues Pills, 2016
CDRO / BLU
Liked by Elisabeth P.

Blackstar *
David Bowie, 2015
CDRO / BOW
Rock & Pop / BOWIE
Liked by Lauren C. and Sarah L.

The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars *
David Bowie, 1972
CDRO / BOW
Rock & Pop / BOWIE
Liked by Theo M.

You and I
Jeff Buckley, 2016
CDRO / BUC
Liked by Elisabeth P.
 
Next Thing
Frankie Cosmos, 2016
CDRO / COS
Liked by Ian C.

On Tour with Eric Clapton
Delaney & Bonnie, 1970
CDRO / DEL
Liked by Sarah L.

The Album
Eater, 1977
CDRO / EAT
Liked by Brian R.

Stay Gold
First Aid Kit, 2014
CDRO / FIR
Liked by Matthew W.

Rumours *
Fleetwood Mac, 1977
CDRO / FLE
Rock & Pop / FLEETWOOD
Liked by Rachel S.

What’s Going On *
Marvin Gaye, 1971
CDRO / GAY
Soul / R&B / GAYE
Liked by Lynn T.

The Hope Six Demolition Project *
PJ Harvey, 2016
CDRO / HAR
Rock & Pop / HARVEY
Liked by Brian R.

Rehab Reunion
Bruce Hornsby, 2016
CDRO / HOR
Liked by Becky K.

Hold On!
James Hunter Six, 2016
CDRO / HUN
Liked by Brian Y.

The Book of Souls
Iron Maiden, 2015
CDRO / IRO
Liked by Steve L.

Hit Reset
The Julie Ruin, 2016
CDRO / JUL
Liked by Kasia H.

Nonagon Infinity
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, 2016
CDRO / KIN
Liked by Brian R. and Joel S.

Egomaniac
KONGOS, 2016
CDRO / KON
Liked by Theo M.

The Voyager
Jenny Lewis, 2014
CDRO / LEW
Liked by Sarah L.

Singing Saw
Kevin Morby, 2016
CDRO / MOR
Liked by Theo M.

Big Bad Good
My Bubba, 2016
CDRO / MY
Liked by Brian Y.

Music Complete *
New Order, 2015
CDRO / NEW
Rock & Pop / NEW
Liked by Theo M.

My Woman
Angel Olsen, 2016
CDRO / OLS
Liked by Ian C.

Sorceress
Opeth, 2016
CDRO / OPE
Liked by Steve L.

Malibu
Anderson Paak, 2015
CDRO / PAA
Liked by Ian C.

Human Performance *
Parquet Courts, 2015
CDRO / PAR
Liked by Ian C.

Rub
Peaches, 2015
CDRO / PEA
Liked by Matthew W.

A Moon Shaped Pool
Radiohead, 2016
CDRO / RAD
Liked by Brian Y.

Only Ghosts
Red Fang, 2016
CDRO / RED
Liked by Joel S.

99 Cents
Santigold, 2016
CDRO / SAN
Liked by Sarah L.

Rose Mountain
Screaming Females, 2015
CDRO / SCR
Liked by Matthew W.

Soul Spectacular!
The Greatest Soul Hits of All Time
Various Performers, 2002
CDRO / SOU
Liked by Robin H.

St. Vincent
St. Vincent, 2014
CDRO / ST
Liked by Matthew W.

Here
Teenage Fanclub, 2016
CDRO / TEE
Liked by Theo M.