God

(aired 8/26/11)

god

Lord, Divine, Higher Power, Allah, Almighty, Holiness, Bahá, The Light. There are many ways of identifying God. This three-letter term has also shown up in many songs, with a wide range of purposes and contexts. Today every song in the playlist has “God” in the title in some form. Thank you for all the songs suggestions you gave me!

  1. God’s Got It – Old Crow Medicine Show [suggested by Alison Young]
  2. What If God Was One of Us – Joan Osborne [suggested by Elisa Vick]
  3. In God’s Country – U2 [suggested by Mark Mezadourian]
  4. God Will – Holly Cole
  5. clip: God Will – Lyle Lovett [suggested by Crystal Hannan]
  6. God Is Alive, Magic Is Afoot – Buffy Sainte-Marie [suggested by Colleen Curran]
  7. Dear God – XTC [suggested by Carson Bench, Mark Mezadourian]
  8. God Bless the Child – Billie Holiday [suggested by Carson Bench]
  9. I’m On My Way Great God – Bobby Darin [suggested by David Rood]
  10. God Was in the Water – Bonnie Raitt [suggested by David Rood]
  11. God – John Lennon [suggested by Wayne Zinkand, Scott Garriott]
  12. Oh My God (featuring Lily Allen) – Mark Ronson [suggested by Carson Bench]
  13. OMG Medley – Maya Seligman*
  14. Oh My God – A Tribe Called Quest
  15. Oh My God – Michael Franti And Spearhead [suggested by Alison Young]
  16. Oh My God – St. Vincent
  17. Same God – Sean Hayes [suggested by Alison Young]
  18. If You Believe Your God Is Dead (Try Mine) – Swan Silvertones
  19. With God on Our Side – Bob Dylan [suggested by Mark Mezadourian, Scott Garriott]
  20. clip: Godspeed – Dixie Chicks [suggested by Crystal Hannan]
  21. Godspeed – Jenny Lewis
  22. God – Paul Weller [suggested by Carson Bench]
  23. God’s Child – David Byrne & Selena
  24. God’s Country – Ani DiFranco [suggested by Alison Young]
  25. God Willin’ & The Creek Don’t Rise – Ray Lamontagne And The Pariah Dogs
  26. Teen For God – Dar Williams
  27. God Knows – El Perro del Mar

*The OMG Mix is comprised of songs (each named “Oh My God”) by the following artists: Carter Falco, DJ Krames, Amit Kumar & Lata Mangeshkar, Asleep in the Sea, CVE / NGAFSH, The Cyclones, Debra Killings, Dr. Dog, Gentleman Reg, Ghost Gamblers, Gorilla Zoe, Hot Mess, Jars of Clay, Juke, Kaiser Chiefs, Marc Silver, Mynista, Bravetheday, Crazy, Dharma Brown, Tony Sunshine, Fred Panopio, IQ, B.i.G. Ben, Skiddalz, Jackson Hewitt, Morandi, Murya, Noblesse, Saggy Bottom Boys, The Wooden Sky, Norman Cook & Paul Oakenfold

Originally aired on KSKQ on August 26, 2011. Select the play button below to listen to the recorded show. (If the link isn’t visible, click on the show title at the top to refresh the page.)


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