My KUTX: Favorite Songs Of 2016

Here at KUTX, we listen to a ton of music in a given year (duh). So this week on My KUTX, we’re stealing the station keys back from our usual guest DJs and spinning our DJs’ favorite songs of 2016. Grab your ears and tune in on Saturday, December 17 at 6 p.m., or listen anytime at the bottom of the page.

–Art Levy // producer, My KUTX


1. Alejandro Escovedo – “Heartbeat Smile” (picked by Jody Denberg, Monday-Thursday 5p-8p, Friday 12p-4p)

2. Warpaint – “New Song” (picked by Susan Castle, Monday-Friday 9a-12p)

3. Radiohead – “Desert Island Disk” (picked by Music Director Jeff McCord, Friday 6a-9a)

4. Whitney – “No Matter Where We Go” (picked by Rick McNulty, Friday-Saturday 7p-11p)

5. Elijah Ford – “Blessed” (picked by Laurie Gallardo, Monday-Thursday 2p-5p)

6. Lizzo – “Good As Hell” (picked by Elizabeth McQueen, Saturday 10a-2p)

7. Phosphorescent & Jenny Lewis – “Sugaree” (picked by Jay Trachtenberg, Monday-Thursday, 12p-2p, Sunday 7a-10a)

8. Third Root – “Soul Force” (picked by Jack Anderson, Monday-Tuesday, 8p-11p, Saturday 6a-10a)

9. La Yegros – “Arde” (picked by Michael Crockett, Horizontes Sunday 7p-11p)

10. Unknown Mortal Orchestra – “Shakedown Street” (picked by Taylor Wallace, Saturday 2p-6p)

11. The Bright Light Social Hour & Israel Nash – “Lupita” (picked by Program Director Matt Reilly)

12. Hayes Carll – “Sake Of The Song” (picked by John Aielli, Monday-Thursday 6a-9a)

13. Angel Olsen – “Shut Up Kiss Me” (picked by Art Levy, Sunday 10a-2p)

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