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Live Ledge #302: Grant Hart

Live Ledge #302: Grant Hart

This week’s show is dedicated to the late, great Grant Hart from Husker Du.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 361: 11 Years of Turning it Up to 11

Rock N Roll Manifesto 361: 11 Years of Turning it Up to 11

Celebrating 11 years of podcasting with the songs I played on the first two episodes of the Sleaze Pit, my first podcast, from 2006.

Live Ledge #301: Jay Bennett

Live Ledge #301: Jay Bennett

Where Are You, Jay Bennett directors Fred Uhter and Gorman Bechard are this week’s guests.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 360

Rock N Roll Manifesto 360

Country, rockabilly, glam, punk rock, psychobilly and that’s just the first 30 minutes.  

Live Ledge #300: New Releases

Live Ledge #300: New Releases

Two hours of brand new scorching rock and roll!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 359

Rock N Roll Manifesto 359

New stuff from Miscalculations and the Legendary Shack Shakers and that’s barely scratching the surface.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 358

Rock N Roll Manifesto 358

Rock and/or roll.

Live Ledge #299: Skiffle

Live Ledge #299: Skiffle

Inspired by Billy Bragg’s new book, tonight’s Live Ledge is two hours of skiffle music!

Rock N Roll Manifesto .357 (Magnum)

Rock N Roll Manifesto .357 (Magnum)

I was just cleaning it and it went off.  

Rock N Roll Manifesto 356

Rock N Roll Manifesto 356

Brand new tracks from Henri Herbert and One Eight Seven, loads of classic and much more.

Live Ledge #298:New Releases

Live Ledge #298:New Releases

Another month of great releases, including new tracks by Paul Westerberg under the mysterious Dry Wood Garage moniker!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 355

Rock N Roll Manifesto 355

Music You Need to Hear!

Live Ledge #297: 2007

Live Ledge #297: 2007

Two hours of great indie and punk releases from 2007!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 354

Rock N Roll Manifesto 354

Chock full of greatness.  

Live Ledge #296: 1997

Live Ledge #296: 1997

Live Ledge goes back in time to that fabulous year of 1997.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 353

Rock N Roll Manifesto 353

A heaping dose of your weekly medicine.

Live Ledge #295: Alphabet Street

Live Ledge #295: Alphabet Street

An evening of great songs in alphabetical order!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 352

Rock N Roll Manifesto 352

Tons of new shit, all great! Who said Rock N Roll was dead?

Live Ledge #294: New Releases

Live Ledge #294: New Releases

Another month of great brand new releases!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 351: 2017 So Far

Rock N Roll Manifesto 351: 2017 So Far

Looking back on some of the great music released in 2017 so far.  

Live Ledge #293: Best of 2017 (So Far)

Live Ledge #293: Best of 2017 (So Far)

It’s been a great year for music, as evidenced by this marathon look at the first six months of 2017.

Live Ledge #292: The Cairo Gang

Live Ledge #292: The Cairo Gang

Scott Hudson interviews The Cairo Gang leader Emmett Kelly.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 350

Rock N Roll Manifesto 350

Episode 350!!!! From garage to doo wop, punk to R&B, power pop to hardcore, this is a roller coaster ride. See you in two weeks!

Live Ledge #291: 1987 (Again)

Live Ledge #291: 1987 (Again)

More tracks from that fun, fun year of 1987!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 349

Rock N Roll Manifesto 349

Something old, something new, etc.

Live Ledge #290: Cactus Blossoms

Live Ledge #290: Cactus Blossoms

Jack Torrey of the Cactus Blossoms chats about the band’s appearance on Twin Peaks, and is followed by music inspired by Cyn Collins’ new book, Complicated Fun.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 348

Rock N Roll Manifesto 348

Another shot of rock n roll. Thanks to all the listeners for making this so much fun.

Live Ledge #289: New Releases

Live Ledge #289: New Releases

Another set of fabulous new music and reissues!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 347

Rock N Roll Manifesto 347

Some classics, some requests, another German craft beer and more.

Live Ledge #288: 1967

Live Ledge #288: 1967

Celebrating 1967 with fifty tracks, including little heard garage rock nuggets and legendary superstar highlights.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 346

Rock N Roll Manifesto 346

Was joined tonight by my good friend Michael. The 2nd German invasion!

Live Ledge #287: Odds and Ends

Live Ledge #287: Odds and Ends

The shocking death of Soundgarden leader Chris Cornell is covered, along with a mish mash of various tunes and a ton of Slim Dunlap covers.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 345

Rock N Roll Manifesto 345

Back with a vengeance!

Live Ledge #286: Matthew Ryan

Live Ledge #286: Matthew Ryan

Matthew Ryan chats with host Scott Hudson about his new album, “Hustle Up Starlings”.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 344

Rock N Roll Manifesto 344

Last night Real Punk Radio went down and I couldn’t do my show. Here’s a little something to make up for it, done live this morning/afternoon.

Live Ledge #285: New Releases

Live Ledge #285: New Releases

It’s a supersized episode of brand new material on tonight’s Live Ledge.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 343

Rock N Roll Manifesto 343

More greatness from Pirates Press Records, some old school hardcore/punk and a nice tall glass of kickassery.

Live Ledge #284: RSD Finds

Live Ledge #284: RSD Finds

An in-depth look to last week’s Record Store Day releases.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 342

Rock N Roll Manifesto 342

Brand new Cock Sparrer from the amazing new album, “Forever,” plus killer new Legion 76, loads of punk rock and a new bottle release from Boneshire Brew Works.

Live Ledge #283: Ray, Jayhawks and Kinks Covers

Live Ledge #283: Ray, Jayhawks and Kinks Covers

To celebrate the release of the new Ray Davies album, tonight’s Live Ledge is primarily Kinks covers, along with tracks from Americana.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 341

Rock N Roll Manifesto 341

Tons of stuff from Longshot Music including new Suede Razors, plus a stroll through the Hound Gawd! Records catalog including brand new Jim Jones and the Righteous Mind.  

Live Ledge #282: NE-HI

Live Ledge #282: NE-HI

Host Scott Hudson talks to vocalist/guitarist Jason Balla to promote their upcoming show at Total Drag in Sioux Falls, SD.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 340

Rock N Roll Manifesto 340

Lots of new stuff from the Ghost Wolves, John Chopper Harris, Accidente, Macho Boys, Bitch Queens and more!

Live Ledge #281: New Releases

Live Ledge #281: New Releases

It’s a super-strong 2 hours of brand new music by old and new artists!

Live Ledge #280: 1987

Live Ledge #280: 1987

Tonight is a celebration of a momentous year for indie and alternative rock – 1987.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 339

Rock N Roll Manifesto 339

No Beer Minute, no beer photo, just lots of killer rock n roll.

Live Ledge #279: Chuck Berry RIP

Live Ledge #279: Chuck Berry RIP

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

Rock N Roll Manifesto 338

Rock N Roll Manifesto 338

A tribute to Chuck Berry and tons more.

Live Ledge #278: Cory Branan

Live Ledge #278: Cory Branan

Bloodshot Records singer/songwriter Cory Branan chats about his upcoming album, Adios.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 337

Rock N Roll Manifesto 337

You know what to expect by now, don’t ya?

Live Ledge #277: Thee Bands

Live Ledge #277: Thee Bands

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

Rock N Roll Manifesto 336

Rock N Roll Manifesto 336

Brand new tracks from the Shods and Batmobile! What more do ya need?

Live Ledge #276: New Releases

Live Ledge #276: New Releases

It’s a super-sized episode of great new releases!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 335

Rock N Roll Manifesto 335

Band submissions, classics, country, R&B and more.

Live Ledge #275: The Incident In Sweden

Live Ledge #275: The Incident In Sweden

In support of the fine folks that have suffered due to that incident in Sweden, tonight’s show is a telethon of sorts.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 334

Rock N Roll Manifesto 334

New stuff from the Warning Shots and Moral Panic and much more.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 333

Rock N Roll Manifesto 333

The Manifesto returns from a week off with both barrels blazing. The show kicks off with a killer, brand new Dr. Boogie track, which is reason enough to tune in.

Live Ledge #274: Robert Ellis

Live Ledge #274: Robert Ellis

Along with continuing on from last week’s incomplete New Release episode, host Scott Hudson also interviews singer/songwriter Robert Ellis.

Live Ledge #273: New Releases

Live Ledge #273: New Releases

It’s the first new release episode of 2017!!!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 332: NOT Valentine’s Day™

Rock N Roll Manifesto 332: NOT Valentine’s Day™

The 7th Annual NOT Valentine’s Day™ episode. No love songs here.

Live Ledge #272: More 1977

Live Ledge #272: More 1977

Scott Hudson’s look back 40 years to 1977’s music scene continues in this episode.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 331

Rock N Roll Manifesto 331

Lots of new stuff tonight from Wyldlife, Dirt Box Disco, Fashionism, Come Out Fighting and more.

Live Ledge #271: 1977

Live Ledge #271: 1977

It’s the first of two episodes that looks back 40 years to the magic year of 1977!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 330

Rock N Roll Manifesto 330

Tracks from Manifesto Mix Tape Vol. 1, brand new stuff from P. Trash Records and much more.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 329: The 3rd Annual Manifesto Awards™

Rock N Roll Manifesto 329: The 3rd Annual Manifesto Awards™

Download and listen!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 328

Rock N Roll Manifesto 328

Kicking off the new year with some great tunes.

Live Ledge #270: In Memoriam

Live Ledge #270: In Memoriam

The final show of 2016 highlights the great musicians that sadly left us this year.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 327

Rock N Roll Manifesto 327

The last show of 2016- Happy New Year!  

Live Ledge #269: Best of 2016

Live Ledge #269: Best of 2016

It’s Scott’s year in review – tracks from 32 of his 40 favorite albums of 2016!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 326

Rock N Roll Manifesto 326

The Manifesto returns with some X-Mess tunes and much more.

Live Ledge #268: Runner-Ups

Live Ledge #268: Runner-Ups

Tonight’s show is all about the records that did not make Scott Hudson’s Best of 2016 list!

Live Ledge #267: New Releases

Live Ledge #267: New Releases

After a one-week delay, Hudson finally presents his final New Release episode of 2016!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 325: Dead Beat Records

Rock N Roll Manifesto 325: Dead Beat Records

A whole show centered around Dead Beat Records releases. A real killer!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 324

Rock N Roll Manifesto 324

High quality stuff on a low quality budget.

Live Ledge #266: Waiting To Be Forgotten

Live Ledge #266: Waiting To Be Forgotten

Authors Jay Stringer, Gorman Bechard, and Franz Nicolay talk about their contributions to “Waiting To Be Forgotten: Stories of Crime and Heartache Inspired By the Replacements”. Also CFM leader Charles Moothart is interviewed.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 323

Rock N Roll Manifesto 323

New Preacher Boy! ‘Nuff said.

Live Ledge #265: Little Hypocrite

Live Ledge #265: Little Hypocrite

The title means nothing, or does it? Another show of nothing but female-led rock and roll bands.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 322

A tribute to Billy Miller of Norton Records and tons more.

Live Ledge #264: Leonard Cohen RIP

Live Ledge #264: Leonard Cohen RIP

The first half is a tribute to the late, great songwriter, while the second half is a wide selection of new releases.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 321

Rock N Roll Manifesto 321

Blew off some steam with some angry tunes, then went into normal Manifesto mode.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 320

Rock N Roll Manifesto 320

New Ex-Gentlemen, Backroad Burners, 390 and more.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 319: Halloween

Rock N Roll Manifesto 319: Halloween

The 7th Annual Rock N Roll Manifesto Halloween Show!

Live Ledge #263: Tommy Stinson

Live Ledge #263: Tommy Stinson

Tommy Stinson talks to Scott Hudson about the rebirth of Bash and Pop, the Replacements reunion tour, and many other topics regarding his long career.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 318

Brand new stuff from NOi!SE, Hickoids, Churchwood & Grandpa Death Experience, plus a bunch of Halloween tunes, happy 90th birthday to the King of Rock N Roll and honoring Phil Chess.  

Live Ledge #262: Trump Nose Candy

Live Ledge #262: Trump Nose Candy

Inspired by my social media feed on the nights of both debates, tonight features two hours of songs about peruvian marching powder.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 317

Rock N Roll Manifesto 317

Jam packed show! New stuff from Henri Herbert, Fret Rattles, Born Loose and Choke Chains + more.

Live Ledge #261: New Releases

Live Ledge #261: New Releases

Hudson’s monthly look at the best new and reissued releases!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 316

Rock N Roll Manifesto 316

Brand new Born Loose and Choke Chains from Hound Gawd! Records, new stuff from No Front Teeth and Saustex and much more.  

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”.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 315

Rock N Roll Manifesto 315

New Crazy Squeeze, some Suede Razors and pounds of power pop.

Live Ledge #259: DBT’s Patterson Hood

Live Ledge #259: DBT’s Patterson Hood

After some technical difficulties, Hudson was able to mix his interview with Patterson Hood of the Drive-By Truckers with other great recent Americana releases.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 314

Rock N Roll Manifesto 314

New Gag Order and a bunch of classics.  

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.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 313

Rock N Roll Manifesto 313

The Manifesto returned with 85% less technical difficulties.  

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.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 312 (partial)

Rock N Roll Manifesto 312 (partial)

This show was cut short due to technical problems, unfortunately. Sorry about that. Download and listen for a chance to win a copy of the new Me-Thinks 7″ EP.

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!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 311

Rock N Roll Manifesto 311

New tracks from Fashionism and 390, plus classics and so much more.

Live Ledge #255: Random Noise Generator

Live Ledge #255: Random Noise Generator

It was a busy night, so Scott put his iTunes on shuffle (and edited out a few unworthy tracks).

Rock N Roll Manifesto 310: Stiv

Rock N Roll Manifesto 310: Stiv

This show was themed around Stiv Bators in the Manifesto way.