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Live Ledge #279: Chuck Berry RIP

It’s a supersized episode in tribute to the real King of Rock and Roll, Chuck Berry.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 113 - March 20, 2017

The Big Takeover Show – Number 113 – March 20, 2017

This week: new Guided By Voices, Dead Leaf Echo, Bats, and Courtneys, plus The Belairs, Marvin Gaye, and Thelonious Monk, and R.I.P. Chuck Berry, James Cotton, and The Chameleons’ John Lever

Gone Mental Episode 244

Gone Mental Episode 244

Brand new greatness from The Peacocks as well of other killer tracks from Demented Are Go, The Minestompers, Corpse Show Creeps, L’Assassins and more.
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The Peacocks | Flamingo | Black Void(Concrete Jungle Records)2017
Demented Are Go | Kicked Ou…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 112 - March 13, 2017

The Big Takeover Show – Number 112 – March 13, 2017

This week: brand new Real Estate, Secret Shine, Juliana Hatfield, Greg Graffin, and Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, plus Bo Diddley, Webb Pierce, Paul Simon, Zombies, and Roy Hall

Gone Mental Episode 243

Gone Mental Episode 243

Doing it again as hard as we can. Another hour of blistering rocknroll featuring some brand new Batmobile plus more greatness from Dexter Romweber, Deadbolt, The Shockers, Ronnie Self, The Peacocks and more
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Batmobile | Brand New Blisters | Spid…

Live Ledge #277: Thee Bands

Live Ledge #277: Thee Bands

Two hours of nothing but bands whose names start with “Thee”.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 111 - March 6, 2017

The Big Takeover Show – Number 111 – March 6, 2017

This week: brand new Wire, Scream, Shins, Shirley Collins, and Tift Merritt, plus Joni Mitchell, Wilson Pickett, Gene Autry, July, and Nirvana (U.K.)

Gone Mental Episode 242

Gone Mental Episode 242

Bringing it again with more of the good stuff featuring the best in rocknroll with The Rivingtons, The Ricochets, Southern Culture On The Skids, Rip Carson, Oblivians and more.
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The Rivingtons | Born Bad Volume 3 | Mama-Oom-Mow-Mow(Born Bad)1986…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 110 - February 27, 2017

The Big Takeover Show – Number 110 – February 27, 2017

This week: brand new Ride(!),Real Estate, Secret Shine, Honeychain, and Robyn Hitchcock, plus Fats Waller, Monty Python, Crickets, Mystics, Skatalites, and Bobby Freeman (R.I.P.)

Gone Mental Episode 241

Gone Mental Episode 241

Doing it again, another hour of red hot rocknroll greatness.
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The Meteors | Doing The Lord’s Work | My Life For Thee(People Like You Records)2012
Smell Of Kat | A Dream of One Thousand Katz | Close To Me(Just for Fun Productions)2015
Stormy Gay…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 109 - February 20, 2017

The Big Takeover Show – Number 109 – February 20, 2017

This week: brand new Shins, Courtneys, Cloud Nothings, Feelies, and a Corin Ashley world premier (!), plus Undertones, Little Richard, Martin Carthy, John Lee Hooker, and Kay Starr!

Gone Mental Episode 240

Gone Mental Episode 240

Doing it again another week. Bringing some brand new greatness from Batmobile’s much anticipated upcoming new one as well as more of the usual good stuff from Moonshine Stalkers, Mad Sin, Scott H Biram, Coffinshakers and more.
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Batmobile | Brand…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 108 - February 13, 2017

The Big Takeover Show – Number 108 – February 13, 2017

This week: brand new Greg Graffin, Kane Strang, Tift Merritt, T.S.O.L., Mark Eitzel, and Tobin Sprout, plus Esquerita, Bee Gees, Jimi Hendrix, Syd’s Pink Floyd, and Bloodrock!

Gone Mental Episode 239

Gone Mental Episode 239

Our weekly offering of the good stuff before the alter of rocknroll featuring pure greatness from The Johnson Family, Epileptic Hillbillys, Reverend Elvis And The Undead Syncopators, The Zipheads, Hillbilly Casino, Wayne Hancock and more
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Johnso…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 107 - February 6, 2017

The Big Takeover Show – Number 107 – February 6, 2017

This week: brand new Maximo Park, New Pornographers, Bats, T.S.O.L., Mark Eitzel, and Elbow, plus Arthur Alexander, Del Shannon, Small Faces, Dizzy Gillespie, and Ennio Morricone!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 106 SPECIAL SECOND ANNIVERSARY SHOW - January 30, 2017

The Big Takeover Show – Number 106 SPECIAL SECOND ANNIVERSARY SHOW – January 30, 2017

This week: brand new Ray Davies, Wire, GBV, T.S.O.L., Black Watch, Feelies, and Shirley Collins, plus Sam & Dave, Ozark Mountain Daredevils, Astrud Gilberto, Hawkshaw Hawkins, and Ann-Margaret!

Gone Mental Episode 238

Gone Mental Episode 238

More of the good stuff like we do. An hour of killer rocknroll from The Bullet Biters, The Mutilators, The Violent Shifters,The Matadors, Donna Dunne & The Mystery Men and more.
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Ronnie Self | Bop-A-Lena | Bop-A-Lena(Bear Family)1990
Gorilla…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 105 - January 23, 2017

The Big Takeover Show – Number 105 – January 23, 2017

This week: brand new Tobin Sprout, Alice Bag, ESP Ohio, Rolling Stones, and Magnet School, plus Billy Bragg, Howlin’ Wolf, Pete Seeger, Little Walter, Los Incas, and Bo Diddley!

Gone Mental Episode 237

Gone Mental Episode 237

Another hour of the good stuff with the greatest rocknroll on Earth from Mojo Nixon, Surf Rats, Hillbilly Hellcats, The Tremors, Three Bad Jacks and more
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Mojo Nixon | Whereabouts Unknown | You Can’t Kill Me(Ripe Records)1995
The Termites | Ove…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 104 - January 16, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 104 – January 16, 2016

This week: brand new Slowdive, Shins, David Bowie, Tobin Sprout, Mark Eitzel, and Grandaddy, plus Howlin’ Wolf, Shirley Bassey, Beatles, Gregory Isaacs, and Frank Sinatra!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 103 - TOP 50 ALBUMS OF 2016 SHOW! (with some EPs/singles) [Part 2 of 2] - January 9, 2017

The Big Takeover Show – Number 103 – TOP 50 ALBUMS OF 2016 SHOW! (with some EPs/singles) [Part 2 of 2] – January 9, 2017

This week: Part Two of a Special, Two-Part “Top 50 Albums of 2016″ (with Some EPs/Singles, too) Year End Look-back Wrap-up Show!

Gone Mental Episode 236

Gone Mental Episode 236

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Ray Condo & The Ricochets | Door-To-Door Maniac | She Likes To Boogie Real Low(Joaquin)1997
The Nitros | Nightshades – Something’s Gotta Give | Teenagers Mother(Cherry Red)2009
Restless | The Very Best Of Restless | Modern Romance(Nervous …

The Big Takeover Show - Number 102 - TOP 50 ALBUMS OF 2016 SHOW! (with some EPs/singles) [Part 1 of 2] - January 2, 2017

The Big Takeover Show – Number 102 – TOP 50 ALBUMS OF 2016 SHOW! (with some EPs/singles) [Part 1 of 2] – January 2, 2017

This week: Part One of a Special, Two-Part “Top 50 Albums of 2016” (with Some EPs/Singles, too) Year End Look-back Wrap-up Show!

Gone Mental Episode 235

Gone Mental Episode 235

Capping off 2016 with our countdown of the top five releases of the year. Come bask in the greatness from The Bone Machine, The Spastiks, The Nevrotix, Hank Robot & The Ethnics, and The Moonshine Stalkers.

Sasquatch and the Sick-a-Billys | Enjoy T…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 101 - December 26, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 101 – December 26, 2016

This week, after a New Year’s Eve wish: new TUNS, Chook Race, and ESP Ohio, plus Four Tops, Oscar McLollie, Move, Wipers, and R.I.P, Status Quo’s Rick Parfitt, Fran Jeffries, [aftersun]’s Stephan Cherkashin, and Greg Lake

Gone Mental Episode 234

Gone Mental Episode 234

This week we had a couple friends from out of town visit the basement. We all drank too much and shit got sloppy. Still plenty of killer rocknroll to be had.
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Kings Of Nuthin’ | Old Habits Die Hard | Same Situation(People Like You)2010
Peter &am…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 100 (Woo Hoo!) - December 19, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 100 (Woo Hoo!) – December 19, 2016

This week, after some new holiday fare: new New Lines, Sloan, and Weyes Blood, plus Louis Armstrong, Woody Guthrie, James Brown, Otis Redding, Ernest Tubb, and SS Decontrol!

Gone Mental Episode 233

Gone Mental Episode 233

Back in the basement again with more of the good stuff. One hour of this greatness we call rocknroll from The Mutilators, The Delta Bombers, Go-Go Killers, The Baboons, Demented Scumcats, Furious and more
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The Mutilators\She Put The Baby In The Microwave\She Put The Baby In The Microwave(Self Release)2009
The Delta Bombers\Howlin’\Howlin’(Wild Records)2009
Bang Bang Bazooka\Redhot & Horny\I Like It Hot(Self Release)2012
Furious\Wreck The Hoose Juice\No Ifs No Buts No Maybes(Cut Throat)2010
The Cramps\Look Mom No Head!\I Wanna Get In Your Pants(Big Beat Records)1991
Go-Go Killers\Hallucinogenitalia\Planet Fuck(Self Release)2016
Memphis Morticians\Bereave It Or Not … Another Album From The Memphis Morticians\Strange Invaders(Space Hearse Records)2013
Slapbacks\Rockabilly Blues\Waitin’ In School(Self Release)2002
The Baboons\Back Scratch\Naked Girls(Drunkabilly Records)2011
The Charmin Bastards\Play With Fire\Play With Fire(G-Point Records)2006
The Quakes\Last Of The Human Beings\Killing Moon(Orrexx Records)2002
Shakin’ D.T’s\Fuck Off N’ Ave That!\Rip It Up(Diablo Records)2016
The Meteors\Teenagers From Outer Space\Voodoo Rhythm(Big Beat Records)1986
Demented Scumcats\Splatter Baby\Pitchfork Blues(Crazy Love Records)2005
Frantic Flintstones\Psycho Samba My Way\Lying Naked(Drunkabilly Records)2009
Damage Done By Worms\Tonight\Wonderland(Streetmusic Berlin)1999
Alley Dukes\Go Back To College\On My Face(Flying Saucer Records)2007

The Big Takeover Show - Number 99 - December 12, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 99 – December 12, 2016

This week, after kid stuff with holiday favorites: new Rolling Stones, Sloan, Jesus & Mary Chain, Feelies, and Rogue Wave, plus Ernie K. Doe, Henry Mancini, and Bukka White, and R.I.P. Greg Lake and Sharon Jones!

Gone Mental Episode 232

Gone Mental Episode 232

Giving you another hour of the good stuff with killer rocknroll from The Deltas, Hipbone Slime & The Kneetremblers, Craks, Kings Of Nuthin, The Zipheads and more
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The Deltas | Good Times | Wreck Your Country(Diablo Records)2015
Doug Powell |…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 98 - December 5, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 98 – December 5, 2016

This week, after some 1964 Kinks: new Rolling Stones, New Lines, Dead Horse One, ESP Ohio, and Pretenders, plus Little Walter, Buster Brown, Buddy Johnson & His Orchestra, and Jacques Brel!

Gone Mental Episode 231

Gone Mental Episode 231

The next newest one for your listening enjoyment. Pure greatness with The Monsters, The Magnetix, Milwaukee Wildmen, Chuck Berry, The Moonshine Stalkers and more.
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The Monsters | M | Happy People Make Me Sick(Voodoo Rhythm Records)2016
The Magne…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 97 - November 28, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 97 – November 28, 2016

This week, after some 1957 Chuck Berry: new T.S.O.L., Tobin Sprout, Split Single, and EZTV, plus Bee Gees, Little Willie John, Hank Locklin, Peter Sellers, and R.I.P. Mose Allison, Al Caiola, & Leonard Cohen!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 96 - November 21, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 96 – November 21, 2016

This week, after some 1991 Bad Religion: new Sam Phillips, Desario, Ultimate Painting, Max Romeo, and Adolescents, plus Bee Gees, Barrett Strong, Beatles, Cyrkle, Move, and Ray Charles!

Gone Mental Episode 230

Gone Mental Episode 230

Giving it all we got this week, we bring you another hour of the greatest rocknroll on earth. Absolute greatness from Dayglo Abortions, The Zipheads, The Frogs, Bob Wayne, Hellbound Glory, Hi-Strung Ramblers and more.
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Dayglo Abortions | Feed Us…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 95 - November 14, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 95 – November 14, 2016

This week, a post-Election 2016 theme special: new Lou Barlow, Rikk Agnew, La Historia, Deniz Tek, and Brothers in Yarn, plus Bee Gees, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bob Dylan, Phil Ochs, The Clash, and Woody Guthrie!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 94 - November 7, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 94 – November 7, 2016

This week: new Toy, Cheap Star, Adam Franklin, Shayne Carter, Posies, and Monkees, plus Wilson Pickett, Pretty Things, Little Walter, Olympics, and David Bow Wow!

Gone Mental Episode 229

Gone Mental Episode 229

The Cramps, Rochee & The Sarnos, Legendary Shack Shakers, Toothless George, Drunken Hobos, The Blasters, and more. An hour of the good stuff like we do.
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The Cramps | Songs The Lord Taught Us | Tv Set(Emi Music Distribution)1980
Rochee And T…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 93 - October 31, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 93 – October 31, 2016

This week: new Mark Eitzel, Shins, Toy, Weyes Blood, Lou Barlow, and EZTV, plus Ted Cassidy (Lurch), Munsters, New York Dolls, Fran Allison, Dickie Goodman, and The Cool Ghoul John Zacherley (R.I.P.)!

Gone Mental Episode 228

Gone Mental Episode 228

This week we went long and brought you a bonus hour of rocknroll. 2 hours or so of the best there is featuring The Goddamn Gallows, The Piss Poor Players, Jerry Lee Lewis, Los Gatos Locos, The Royal Crowns, The Nevrotix , brand new music from Sasquatch…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 92 - October 24, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 92 – October 24, 2016

This week: Guest DJ Set by Elizabeth Klisiewicz, Proper Ornaments, live orchestral Nada Surf, and La Sera, plus Temptations, Left Banke, Lulu, Zombies, Little Richard, Johnny Cash, and Muddy Waters!

Gone Mental Episode 227

Gone Mental Episode 227

Doing it again. Get the newest hour of the greatest rocknroll around. Pure greatness from The Quakes, The Hillmans, Guitar Slingers, Demented Are Go, Hank Robot & The Ethincs and more
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Robin | Dead Luck City | Straight To Hell(Pineapple Reco…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 91 - October 17, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 91 – October 17, 2016

This week: Weyes Blood, Fast Camels, Lovely Intangibles, Look Park, Shayne Carter, and Elliott Smith tribute, plus James Brown, Bee Gees, The Who, Utopia, and Howlin’ Wolf!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 90 - October 10. 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 90 – October 10. 2016

This week: New Lines world premier, new EZTV, La Sera, live Nada Surf, Shayne Carter, and Elliott Smith tribute, plus Shirelles, Astrud Gilberto, Johnny Horton, and Dr. John!

Gone Mental Episode 226

Gone Mental Episode 226

More of the good stuff again with another hour of the greatest rocknroll on earth. Featuring music from Swamp Dogs, The Griswalds, Coffin Nails, Delirium Tremens, The Rockets, Red Elvises and more.
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The Spastiks\Sewer Surfing\My Baby Was Abducte…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 89 - October 3, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 89 – October 3, 2016

This week: six versions of “Whole Lotta Shakin Going On” (1955-1970), new Pagans, Rifles, Furious Seasons, Teenage Fanclub, and Elliott Smith tribute, plus Marvin Gaye, Laurel Aiken, Shangri-Las, and Maybelle Carter

Gone Mental Episode 225

Gone Mental Episode 225

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The Quakes | The Quakes | Nine Lives(Nervous Records)1988
The Meteors | The Power Of 3 | Big Deal (What Have You Done?)(Mutant Rock Records)2016
Guitar Slingers | Hellhouse Stomp | Fuck You(Diablo Records)2015
Godless Wicked Creeps | Smile | Li…

Live Ledge #260: Number Nine

Live Ledge #260: Number Nine

Like a few previous shows, this one is dedicated to an individual track of an album. In this case, it’s “number nine”.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 88 - September 26, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 88 – September 26, 2016

This week: new Flyying Colours, Dot Dash, Warlocks, Sloan tribute, Billy Bragg & Joe Henry, and Prophet Hens, plus Chambers Brothers, Pee Wee King, Roy Orbison, Troggs, and Roland Alphonso

Gone Mental Episode 224

Gone Mental Episode 224

Playing a whole pant-load of new stuff this week like it was fucking Christmas. We got new stuff from The Moonshine Stalkers, The Spastiks, The Frogs, Ross Kleiner & The Thrill, The Retarded Ratz and more
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The Moonshine Stalkers | Last Day O…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 87 - September 19, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 87 – September 19, 2016

This week: new Wilco, Sloan tribute, Drive By Truckers, Goat, Max Romeo, and Teenage Fanclub, plus Billy Boy Arnold, Roy Rogers, Petula Clark, ELO, and Vashti Bunyan

Live Ledge #258: More Forgotten Treasures

Live Ledge #258: More Forgotten Treasures

Another collection of artists, albums, and songs that your airheaded host forgot was in his library.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 86 - September 12, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 86 – September 12, 2016

This week: seven different versions of “Scarborough Fair” (!!), new Teenage Fanclub, Dot Dash, Wire, New Model Army, and Sam Vicari, plus Box Tops, Don Gibson, Five DuTones, and R.I.P. Prince Buster

Gone Mental Episode 223

Gone Mental Episode 223

Good stuff. Have at it.

The Matadors | Horrorbilly 9000 | Teenage Zombie Sluts(Stereo Dynamite)2006
Ross Kleiner & The Thrill | You Don’t Move Me | You Don’t Move Me(Self Release)2013
Three Bad Jacks | Made Of Stone | Women Think I’m Handsome(Bost…

Live Ledge #257: Forgotten Treasures

Live Ledge #257: Forgotten Treasures

A thorough scrubdown of iTunes resulted in the discovery of all kinds of forgotten songs, bands, and albums. Tonight’s selections are some of the examples of these kinds of buried treasures.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 85 - September 6, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 85 – September 6, 2016

This week: new Cheap Star, Rifles, Wedding Present, New Model Army, and Flyying Colours, plus Louis Armstrong/Ella Fitzgerald, David Bowie, Turtles, Kiki Dee, and R.I.P. Gene Wilder and Fred Hellerman

Gone Mental Episode 222

Gone Mental Episode 222

Episode 222, hot off of the presses for you. More of the best from Scott H. Biram, Clockwork Psycho, Long Tall Texans, Surfin’ Wombatz, The Zorchmen, Mojo Nixon and more.
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Scott H. Biram | The Dirty Old One Man Band | Whiskey(KnuckleSandwich Re…

Live Ledge #256: New Releases

Live Ledge #256: New Releases

The first show of September means it’s time for a first glance at fall new releases, including upcoming records by Wilco and Drive-By Truckers!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 84 - August 29, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 84 – August 29, 2016

This week: a guest DJ set from KGLT’s Ron Sanchez, brand new Rifles, Teenage Fanclub, New Model Army, Wedding Present, Dot Dash, and Valery Trails, plus Elmore James, Aaron Neville, Ducks Deluxe, and Jackie DeShannon!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 83 - August 22, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 83 – August 22, 2016

This week: a guest DJ set from Peter Rudd, and brand new Seth Swirsky, Dinosaur Jr., Monkees, Descendents, Look Park, and Telescopes tribute; plus Mykal Rose, Al Jolson, Nancy Sinatra, and Tower of Power!

Live Ledge #254: Lydia Loveless Interview

Live Ledge #254: Lydia Loveless Interview

Coinciding with the release of her new album, “Real”, host Scott Hudson talks to Lydia Loveless about songwriting, recording, and being the subject of a documentary movie.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 82 - August 15, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 82 – August 15, 2016

This week: a guest DJ set from Pete Brown, and brand new Drive By Truckers, Look Park, Prophet Hens, Descendents, Sansyou, and Cliff & Ivy; plus Wilson Pickett, Big Mama Thornton, and Marmalade!

Gone Mental Episode 221

Episode 221 is ready for you right here. Another hour of the greatest rocknroll on earth with pure greatness from The Quakes, Reckless Ones, Rockin’ Ryan & The Real Goners, The Spectres, Reverend Elvis & The Undead Syncopators and more
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Demented Are Go\Hellbilly Storm\Block Up(People Like You)2005
Rip Carson & The Twilight Trio\Savage American Rock\Green In My Pocket(Rollin’ Rock Records)1999
The Quakes\Live By the Sword\On the Rocks(Orrexx Records)2014
Reckless Ones\Reckless Ones\Mean Pickin’ Mama(Self Release)2013
Screaming Kids\Don’t Get Down\Don’t Get Down(Nervous Records)1990
The Deadcats\Look Like Hell!\Tailfeather Shake(Flying Saucer Records)2010
Rockin’ Ryan & The Real Goners\Caged Heat\Wild For You Baby(Golly Gee Records)2003
Krewmen\Plague Of The Dead\I Can’t Stop(Lost Moment Records)1988
Spellbound\Mystical Madness\White Lines(Kix 4 U Records)1990
The Spectres\The Great Erotic Zombie Shakedown!\1-800-E.V.I.L.(Crazy Love Records)2003
Damage Done By Worms\Suicide City\Suicide City(Downer Records)1999
Boozehounds\Evil Deluxe\Nightmare Man(Crazy Love Records)2003
Milwaukee Wildmen\Psychosomatic\Invisible Enemy(Tombstone Records)2002
King Kurt\America 12”\Jungle Feet(Polydor)1986
Henry & The Bleeders\Toeing The Line\Cholo(Western Star Recording)2013
The Highliners\Live At The Earthquake\My Baby Is a Psycho(Diablo Records)2016
Reverend Elvis & The Undead Syncopators\PunK\Never Let You Go(Suzy Q Records)2009
Reverend Elvis & The Undead Syncopators\PunK\Tainted Love(Suzy Q Records)2009
Reverend Elvis & The Undead Syncopators\I Hate People\The Ghost Or Hank Williams(Suzy Q Records)2015

Gone Mental Episode 220

Gone Mental Episode 220

Hey. Get this one, it’s pretty good.

Bloodshot Bill & Shannon Shaw | Honey Time EP | Honey Time(Slovenly Recordings)2016
The Doppelgangers | A Tribute To Nigel Lewis “The Guv’nor” | Last House On The Left(Diablo Records)2016
Moonshine Stalkers | A…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 81 - August 8, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 81 – August 8, 2016

This week: a guest DJ set from Ron Sanchez, and brand new New Model Army, Small Square, Descendents, Billy Bragg/Joe Henry, and April Seven; plus Poppy Family, Albert King, Manfred Mann, and Troggs!

Gone Mental Episode 219

Gone Mental Episode 219

Doing it again, like we do. Another hour of some of the greatest rocknroll this tiny planet has to offer with killer tracks from Scum Rats, The Meteors, The Mummies, The Untamed, The Tremors, Memphis Morticians and more
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Scum Rats\Demon Of The D…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 80 - August 1, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 80 – August 1, 2016

This week: brand new Dinosaur Jr., Goat, Paranoid Style, Monkees, and Junipers; plus Hank Williams, The Clash, Buddy Holly, Townes Van Zandt, Sam Cooke, and R.I.P. Alan Vega and Sandy Pearlman

Live Ledge #251: More Songs About Other Artists

Live Ledge #251: More Songs About Other Artists

Since so many truly important tracks were not played last week, it was decided to dedicate one more show to songs with other artists in the title.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 79 - July 25, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 79 – July 25, 2016

This week: brand new Adolescents, Ultimate Painting, Joanna Gruesome, Sam Vicari, and Black Watch; plus The Hollies, The Ethiopians, Frank Sinatra, George Jones, Robin Gibb, and Tom T. Hall!

Gone Mental Episode 218

Gone Mental Episode 218

Doing what we do again. More of the greatest rocknroll on earth with music from The Dirt Daubers, The Goddamn Gallows, The Kings of Outer Space, Johnny Nightmare, The Brains, Guana Batz and more

The Dirt Daubers | Wild Moon | Hidey Hole(Plowboy Record…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 78 - July 18, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 78 – July 18, 2016

This week: brand new New Model Army, Catherine Wheel tribute, Descendents, Wire, and Lake Ruth; plus Jackie Wilson, Les Brown & His Orchestra, Cramps, Brinsley Schwarz, and Paul Revere & the Raiders!

Gone Mental Episode 217

Gone Mental Episode 217

Another one for you all out there. This week we handed over the helm to Ike again from Aloha From Hell/Rotten Hotdish. We got drunk.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 77 - July 11, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 77 – July 11, 2016

This week: brand new Wedding Present, EZTV, Sam Vicari, Paranoid Style, and Cat’s Eyes; plus Si Zentner & His Orchestra, Crickets, Beatles, Pointed Sticks, and Ellie Greenwich

The Big Takeover Show - Number 76 - July 4, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 76 – July 4, 2016

This week: brand new Flyying Colours, Monkees, Guided By Voices, Posies, and Comet Control; plus Bee Gees, Bessie Banks, Prince Far I, Bert Jansch, and Stanley Brothers (R.I.P. Ralph Stanley)

Gone Mental Episode 216

Gone Mental Episode 216

5 years of the greatest rocknroll on earth and this is what we get. Our anniversary show packed in an hour of pure greatness from the likes of The Meteors, Guitar Slingers, Hasil Adkins, Electric Frankenstein, Mojo Nixon, Frantic Vermin and more. Here’s to 5 more years of the same
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The Meteors | Kings Of Psychobilly | Shout So Loud(Cherry Red Records)2011
Los Alaridos Salvajes | Alaridos Salvajes | Ella Dice(Self Release)2008
Slapping Suspenders | The Good, The Bad And The Keeper Of The 7 Waffles | Sandy(Count Orlok Music)1992
Guitar Slingers | Give Em A Slap Vol 1 | Juvenile Delinquents From A Planet Near Mars(Diablo Records)2014
Frantic Vermin | Schmutzzz!! | Suicide Train(Self Release)2013
The Nevrotix | Paranoid | Zapped(Crazy Love Records)2016
Rip Carson & The Twilight Trio | Stand Back | Heart Attack(Rollin’ Rock Records)2000
Kathy X | Ready For Anything | I Love Rocknroll(Cosmic Records)2005
The Mummies | Never Been Caught | I’m Down(Telstar Records)2002
Hasil Adkins | The Wild Man | Punchy Wunchy Wickey Wackey Woo(Norton Records)1987
Electric Frankenstein | Rockmania 1 | I Feel So Lonley(Screaming Crow Records)2014
Nekromantix | Demons Are A Girls Best Friend | Technicolor Nightmare(Record Music DK)1996
Godless Wicked Creeps | Smile | Bad Brains | Crazy Love Records)2001
Surf Rats | Straight Between The Eyes | Twenty Flight Rock(Lost Moment Records)1989
Eddie Fontaine | That’ll Flat Git It Vol. 10 Chess | Nothin’ Shakin(Bear Family)1999
The Meteors | Hymns For The Hellbound | Lie Down(People Like You)2007
Mojo Nixon | The Real !Sock Ray Blue! | Drunk-Divorced Floozie(Shanachie)1999

Live Ledge #247: New Releases

Live Ledge #247: New Releases

The new month always commences with a show featuring nothing but new releases!!!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 75 - June 27, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 75 – June 27, 2016

This week: brand new Monkees, Teenage Fanclub, Max Romeo, Allah La’s, Iggy Pop, and Cat’s Eyes; plus Martha Davis (and Her Spouse), Dick Dale, Carla Thomas, The Plastic Cloud, and Phil Ochs!

Gone Mental Episode 215

Gone Mental Episode 215

Another one for your brain holes, firing off another hour of the good stuff. Seventeen tracks of pure greatness featuring The 5.6.7.8′s, Graveyard Johnnys, Evil Devil, Jack O’Bones, The Legendary Shack Shakers and more.
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The 5.6.7.8′s | Can’t …

Live Ledge #246: Covers

Live Ledge #246: Covers

Two hours of primarily brand new cover songs, along with a couple of tracks from Wreckless Eric’s performance at Total Drag Records.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 74 - June 20, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 74 – June 20, 2016

This week: brand new Sleepover Disaster (covering Catherine Wheel), Stone Roses, M. Ward, Eagulls, and Junipers; plus Tiny Bradshaw, John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, William Bell, Mutton Birds, and Johnny Cash!

Gone Mental Episode 214

Gone Mental Episode 214

Bill Fury, Epileptic Hillbillys, Dexter Romweber, The Peacocks and more. Another hour of killer rocknroll

Bill Fury | Hey DJ Play Some RNR Jivers Vol 1 | I’m Gonna Type A Letter(HDR)
The Epileptic Hillbillys | Take 2 | Payback Blues(Western Star Reco…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 73 - June 13, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 73 – June 13, 2016

This week: brand new Descendents, live Idlewild, Posies, and Don Vail; plus Little Richard, Frankie Laine, The Who, and 5 versions of 1 song, by Sleepy John Estes, Bob Wills, Elvis Presley, Eddie Cochran, and The Kinks!

Gone Mental Episode 213

Gone Mental Episode 213

More of what we do every week. Another hour of the good stuff featuring the greatest rocknroll on earth from Hillbilly Casino, Shakin’ D.T.’s, Spellbound, The Peacocks, The Delta Bombers, Memphis Morticians and more
Git it.

Hillbilly Casino | Three St…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 72 - June 6, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 72 – June 6, 2016

This week: new Posies, Minor Victories, Junipers, Pet Sounds tribute, and Lake Ruth; plus John Doe and others interviewed in new Big Takeover #78; and Louis Jordan, Doc Watson, Wailing Souls, and The Goon Show to boot!

Gone Mental Episode 212

Gone Mental Episode 212

That time again for the next installment of the greatest rocknroll on Earth. An hour of the good stuff with absolute killer rocknroll from Dusty Chance & The Allnighters, Reckless Ones, Mad Sin, The Bad Companions, Batmobile, Dexter Romweber and mo…

Live Ledge #243: New Releases

Live Ledge #243: New Releases

A pretty rocking set of new music highlights this look at recent and future album releases.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 71 - May 30, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 71 – May 30, 2016

This week: new Posies, Mercury Girls, Pet Sounds tribute, and Wesley Gonzalez; plus Savages and others interviewed in new Big Takeover #78; and Kitty Wells, Arthur Alexander, and Dusty Springfield to boot!

Gone Mental Episode 211

Gone Mental Episode 211

Going at it again another hour of the good stuff. Featuring the greatest rocknroll on earth with Them Damned Young Livers, Sir Psyko And His Monsters, Archie, The Hillmans, The Meteors and more
Git it.

Johnny Cash | Essential | 25 Minutes To Go(Columb…

Live Ledge #242: 1966

Live Ledge #242: 1966

Part one of a series of shows investigating whether author Jon Savage is correct in calling 1966 the greatest year of rock and roll.

 

The Big Takeover Show - Number 70 - May 23, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 70 – May 23, 2016

This week: R.I.P. Guy Clark, John Stabb, Vi Subversa, Marlene Marder, and Beastie Boys’ John Berry; new Ruts D.C., Black Watch, Pale Lights, Don Vail, Wire, and live Idlewild; plus Shirley Bassey and Shangri-La’s.

Gone Mental Episode 210

Gone Mental Episode 210

Here we gp again, another hour of the good stuff. Hitting it full force with the greatest rocknroll on the planet. Pure greatness from Chuck & The Crack-Pipes, Turbo A.C.’s, Legendary Shack Shakers, The Quakes, Jennie & The Slingers, The Peacoc…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 69 - May 16, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 69 – May 16, 2016

This week: New Iggy Pop, Posies, Tiger Army, Channel 3, and Ray Paul exclusive, plus The Choir, Frank Sinatra, Syd-era Pink Floyd, and Eddie Floyd

Gone Mental Episode 209

Gone Mental Episode 209

Giving it to you again this week as hard as we can. Another hour of the greatest rocknroll on earth featuring greatness from Los Duggans, Legendary Raw Deal, Poison Bar, The Ricochets, The Highliners, Them Damned Young Livers and more
Git it.

AJ Gaith…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 68 - May 9, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 68 – May 9, 2016

This week: R.I.P. Government Issue’s John Stabb, new Posies, Radiohead, Beverly, Jeffrey Runnings, and Tacocat, plus Shocking Blue, Beatles BBC, and Lee “Scratch” Perry-associated The Hurricanes

Gone Mental Episode 208

Gone Mental Episode 208

Going at it again with nothing but the best. We had some technical difficulties with the robots this go around again but we still pulled together and cranked out another show. Some of the greatest rocknroll in the world again from The Del Moroccos, Fra…

Live Ledge #240: New Releases

Live Ledge #240: New Releases

A super-sized show highlighting some of the great music that has been released in the past few weeks.

The Big Takeover Show - Number 67 - May 2, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 67 – May 2, 2016

This week: new Lush, Savages, Chills, Susanna, and Joy Formidable, plus The Donays, Fats Waller, The Crickets, and Billy Lee Riley!

The Big Takeover Show - Number 66 - April 25, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 66 – April 25, 2016

This week: new Dead Horse One, Lake Ruth, Rogue Wave, Golden Bloom, and Joy Formidable, plus Groucho Marx, Wilson Pickett, Randy & the Rainbows, and five different versions of “I Hear You Knocking!”

Gone Mental Episode 207

Gone Mental Episode 207

Once again, giving it to you as hard as I can with a solid hour of the greatest rocknroll on the planet. More greatness from The Cramps, The Shockers, The Bad Companions, Ross Kleiner & The Thrill, Link Wray, Milwaukee Wildmen and more.
Get this an…

The Big Takeover Show - Number 65 - April 18, 2016

The Big Takeover Show – Number 65 – April 18, 2016

This week: new Lush, Jet Black, Wire, John Doe, Jeffrey Runnings, Guided By Voices, and Close Lobsters, plus Jean-Paul Sartre Experience (R.I.P. Jim Laing), Big Mama Thornton, Joy Division, and The Rolling Stones