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Interesting new music and songs revived for summer listening

Sturgis native David Hersrud brings his years in the music industry and lifelong interest in discovering new music to this episode of Fresh Tracks. David and Larry Rohrer have new music from Beyonce, Lizzo, and Bruce Hornsby, and the revival of music from Kate Bush and Christine McVie.

“Break My Soul” by Beyonce from her new album “Renaissance” due end of July
-last album 2016; she has been working in film, fashion and with other artists and headlined Coachella
my opinion: the fans will be satisfied, but to me it seems like musical wallpaper.
-you want something special? Check out the latest from Lizzo. It’s entitled “Special”.

“Running Up That Hill” by Kate Bush
-from her 1985 album “Hounds of Love”, featured in 4th season soundtrack of the Netflix drama “Stranger Things”, 37 years after release it is the second most played song globally
and for you Metallica fans, “Master of Puppets” from the band’s 1986 album of the same name, just entered the Billboard Hot 100 chart thanks to “Stranger Things”

“Songbird” by Christine McVie
-string arrangement of the song from the 1977 Fleetwood Mac album “Rumors”
-solo collection with 2 unreleased songs most from her 1984 album

Bruce Hornsby “Flicted” which refers to the conflicted and strange times in which we live
-part of unofficial trilogy featuring bits and pieces of music composed for Spike Lee films

Larry, although retired as Assistant General Manager for SDPB, continues to write, host, and do media production and voice work for SDPB.