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Live Ledge #381: 1989

Live Ledge #381: 1989

No, this show is not about Taylor Swift. It’s the first part of a look at the final year of the 80’s. Was it as dismal as we’ve been led to believe?

Rock N Roll Manifesto 447

Rock N Roll Manifesto 447

New stuff from Pat Todd & the Rankoutsiders, Candy Snatchers, Forsooth!, Aggrolites, Geoff Palmer and more.

Live Ledge #380: Tommy & Evan

Live Ledge #380: Tommy & Evan

Host Scott Hudson chats about his weekend at the Tommy Stinson/Lemonheads show, along with lots of great garage rock.

Live Ledge #379: Garage Pop Power Rock

Live Ledge #379: Garage Pop Power Rock

A great set of power pop and garage rock, including a lengthy set of new Rumbar Records releases.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 446

Rock N Roll Manifesto 446

World premiere of new Total Massacre tracks and a chance to win their new album on vinyl! Tons of stuff from Hozac Records and some new stuff from LSM Vinyl.

Live Ledge #378: New Releases

Live Ledge #378: New Releases

Another two hour sampling of some of the best new releases.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 445

Rock N Roll Manifesto 445

New stuff from Charger, Harrington Saints, Will Bennett & the Tells, Hammered Satin, the Freeze and more.  

Live Ledge #377: Arbor Day

Live Ledge #377: Arbor Day

The perfect soundtrack for planting trees or other Arbor Day celebrations.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 444

Rock N Roll Manifesto 444

A giveaway from Zodiac Killer Records, new tracks from the Freeze, Jonny Manak & the Depressives, Los Pepes, !Mess!, Slow Faction, Total Massacre, Spunk Volcano & the Eruptions and more!

Live Ledge #376: 1984 American College Rock

Live Ledge #376: 1984 American College Rock

A look back at quite possibly the greatest year in independent college rock and roll.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 443

Rock N Roll Manifesto 443

Another aural onslaught.  

Live Ledge #375: New Releases (Pt. 2)

Live Ledge #375: New Releases (Pt. 2)

A continuation of last week’s comprehensive look at recent releases that travels all over the world.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 442

Rock N Roll Manifesto 442

New Total Massacre, new stuff from Wanda Records, a bunch of stuff from Laketown Records and a Brad Marino giveaway from Rum Bar Records!

Live Ledge #374: New Releases (Pt. 1)

Live Ledge #374: New Releases (Pt. 1)

There’s so much great new music out there that this month’s new release episode has been expanded to two weeks. Part 1 is highlighted by a number of tracks from a great triple disc set designed to help pay off the medical bills of legendary rocker Sonny Vincent.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 441

Rock N Roll Manifesto 441

New stuff from Brad Marino, lots of power pop, drinkin’ songs and more.

Live Ledge #373: First Quarter Report

Live Ledge #373: First Quarter Report

The first three months of 2019 has seen a ton of great new records. Tonight Scott Hudson plays tracks off those who have caught his ear.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 440

Rock N Roll Manifesto 440

Debuted 2 more Priorities tracks from their 4 song EP- download it now from their bandcamp page.

Live Ledge #372: Midwest 1979

Live Ledge #372: Midwest 1979

An extended broadcast showcasing the 1979 Midwest indie rock scene.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 439

Rock N Roll Manifesto 439

Lots of new stuff from the Briefs, Teenage Bottlerocket, Priorities, Pizzatramp, Isolation Party and more.

Live Ledge #371: Partytime

Live Ledge #371: Partytime

Celebrate the St. Patrick’s Day weekend with these booze-oriented tracks.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 438

Rock N Roll Manifesto 438

New stuff from the Sweet Things and Priorities!  

Live Ledge #370: Boxes and Compilations

Live Ledge #370: Boxes and Compilations

Two hours of the best tracks from recent box sets and other sorts of compilations.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 437

Rock N Roll Manifesto 437

The new album from the Suck is out!

Live Ledge #369: New Releases

Live Ledge #369: New Releases

The first Friday of every month is devoted to new releases, and there’s a ton of great music to check out this month.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 436

Rock N Roll Manifesto 436

Soul, Surf, Psychobilly, Streetpunk, something…

Live Ledge #368: Covers

Live Ledge #368: Covers

Scott’s folder of new cover songs was full so it’s time for a show of nothing but reworked songs.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 435

Rock N Roll Manifesto 435

Rockin’ the fuck out. Tons of new stuff.

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Rock N Roll Manifesto 434

New Old Firm Casuals and more.

Live Ledge #367:  New Releases

Live Ledge #367: New Releases

Two hours of great new music!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 433: NOT Valentine’s Day

Rock N Roll Manifesto 433: NOT Valentine’s Day

The annual collection of songs about heartbreak, cheating, divorce, etc.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 432

Rock N Roll Manifesto 432

A bunch of new releases tonight.

Live Ledge #366: 5 Songs 6 Labels

Live Ledge #366: 5 Songs 6 Labels

Five acts from six different indie labels are highlighted this week.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 431: Covers

Rock N Roll Manifesto 431: Covers

A brand new Torpedohead track and the rest are all cover songs.

Live Ledge #365: British Punk January – May 1979

Live Ledge #365: British Punk January – May 1979

A look at British punk rock singles released in the first half of 1979.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 430

Rock N Roll Manifesto 430

Lots of new stuff and a tribute to Lorna Doom.

Live Ledge #364: 1st Annual Ledge Awards

Live Ledge #364: 1st Annual Ledge Awards

With the help of Live Ledge listeners, awards are given out to the best music of 2018.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 429: the 5th Annual Manifesto Awards™

Rock N Roll Manifesto 429: the 5th Annual Manifesto Awards™

‘Nuff said! 

Live Ledge #363: New Releases

Live Ledge #363: New Releases

The first show of 2019 is also the first new release episode of the year!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 428

Rock N Roll Manifesto 428

New Gag Order, Nasties, Alcoholic Werewolf, Over the Wire and more.

Live Ledge #362: 2018 Runner Ups

Live Ledge #362: 2018 Runner Ups

Many great records of this year did not make last week’s “Best of 2018” list. Here’s a sampling of them.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 427

Rock N Roll Manifesto 427

Lots of classics, old and new.

Live Ledge #361: 40 Best Records of 2018

Live Ledge #361: 40 Best Records of 2018

It’s a countdown of Scott’s 40 favorite records of 2018.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 426

Rock N Roll Manifesto 426

X-Mess tunes and punk rock.  

Live Ledge #360: New Releases/Rocking Christmas

Live Ledge #360: New Releases/Rocking Christmas

A continuation of last week’s new release episode, plus an hour of new rock and roll Christmas songs!  

Rock N Roll Manifesto 425

Rock N Roll Manifesto 425

Pete Shelley (RIP). Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #359: RIP Pete Shelley/New Releases

Live Ledge #359: RIP Pete Shelley/New Releases

Tonight’s supersized show features a tribute to the late, great Pete Shelley, along with tons of new releases.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 424

Rock N Roll Manifesto 424

Another ass-kicking. You know you like it.   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

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Rock N Roll Manifesto 423

New stuff from the Suck, Sarah Shook & the Disarmers, Jagger Holly, Tad Overbaugh, the Mugwumps, Slow Faction and more. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #357: Europe 1978

Live Ledge #357: Europe 1978

The final chapter in the 1978 series focuses on mainland Europe.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 422

Rock N Roll Manifesto 422

New stuff from the Missile Studs, Sniper 66, Grade 2, Incisions, Jim Jones & the Righteous Mind and more. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #356: 1968

Live Ledge #356: 1968

An extended episode taking a look at some of the classic music celebrating its 50th anniversary.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 421

Rock N Roll Manifesto 421

First new Manikins songs in nearly a decade! Plus tons of other great stuff.   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #355: Gorman Bechard’s Sarah Shook Documentary

Live Ledge #355: Gorman Bechard’s Sarah Shook Documentary

Director Gorman Bechard talks about his Sarah Shook documentary, which was officially released on November 9, 2018.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 420

Rock N Roll Manifesto 420

So much new stuff!   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Rock N Roll Manifesto 419: Election Day

Rock N Roll Manifesto 419: Election Day

Just a quick show to test my gear and give my fellow Americans some election day inspiration. Now VOTE! Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #354: New Releases

Live Ledge #354: New Releases

It’s a supersized episode of brand new releases.

Live Ledge #353: Halloween

Live Ledge #353: Halloween

It’s the annual Live Ledge Halloween rock and roll party!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 418: Halloween I

Rock N Roll Manifesto 418: Halloween I

The first of two Halloween shows for 2018. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #352: Covers

Live Ledge #352: Covers

Emptying the folder, so to speak, of cover tunes collected over the last few months.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 417

Rock N Roll Manifesto 417

A metric shit-ton of new stuff from Wanda Records, Slovenly Records, Rum Bar Records, Monster Zero Records, Rockstar Records and much more. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #351: New Releases Pt. 2

Live Ledge #351: New Releases Pt. 2

The second episode of a two-part series of brand new tunes.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 416

Rock N Roll Manifesto 416

New stuff from TNS Records, Slovenly Records and Monster Zero Records plus much more. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #350: New Releases Pt. 1

Live Ledge #350: New Releases Pt. 1

It’s been such a great few weeks of new releases that this is part one of a two part series. Tune in next week for the rest of the great new tracks!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 415

Rock N Roll Manifesto 415

Sneak peek at the new Gutter Demons album that drops November 2nd. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #349: 2013

Live Ledge #349: 2013

It’s not the usual nostalgic look at the past as we only go back five years on this episode, but there was so much great rock and roll that year.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 414

Rock N Roll Manifesto 414

Lots of classic punk on this one. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #348: Odds and Ends

Live Ledge #348: Odds and Ends

What has Scott been listening to lately? Tune into this episode to find out!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 413

Rock N Roll Manifesto 413

World premieres from Preacher Boy, the Lungs and Total Massacre!   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

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Rock N Roll Manifesto 412

Super-sized Manifesto- 3 and a half hours long! Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #347: New Releases

Live Ledge #347: New Releases

The first Friday of every month is devoted to nothing but new releases, and this month is no different!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 411

Rock N Roll Manifesto 411

Record store finds, some new releases and shit-tons of rock n roll. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #346: Food

Live Ledge #346: Food

Obviously, we all need food, and you now need to hear this collection of songs about food.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 410

Rock N Roll Manifesto 410

Brand new Dr. Boogie! Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

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Rock N Roll Manifesto 409

More of what you need.   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #345: More 1978 UK

Live Ledge #345: More 1978 UK

Continuing the series of shows looking at the great music of 1978, tonight’s episode focuses on more UK tracks from the year.

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New stuff from the Waldos and the Morlocks, some classics and tributes to Randy Rampage (D.O.A.) and Lorrie Collins. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Rock N Roll Manifesto 408

Rock N Roll Manifesto 408

New stuff from the Waldos and the Morlocks, some classics and tributes to Randy Rampage (D.O.A.) and Lorrie Collins. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #344: The Revolution Starts Now

A look at political themes throughout the history of rock and roll.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 407

Rock N Roll Manifesto 407

From classics to brand new stuff, all over the map tonight.   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #343: New Releases

Live Ledge #343: New Releases

The first Friday of every month is a rundown of brand new releases!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 406

Rock N Roll Manifesto 406

More great stuff released in 2018! Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #342: 1983

Live Ledge #342: 1983

This week we take a look back at the great indie, punk, and college rock from 1983!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 405: 8 Years!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 405: 8 Years!

Celebrating 8 years of the Manifesto with some giveaways and some of the best releases of 2018 so far!   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #341: East Coast U.S. & Canada 1978

Live Ledge #341: East Coast U.S. & Canada 1978

Continuing the series of shows focused on the magical year of 1978, this episode share classic punk tracks from New York, Boston, Washington, DC, and Canada.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 404

Rock N Roll Manifesto 404

There was no Tommy Unit Live tonight so I decided to go long to make up for last week’s absence. An extra hour of the Manifesto!   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #340: New Releases

Live Ledge #340: New Releases

Scott Hudson once again takes a look at the best new releases of the last few weeks.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 403

Rock N Roll Manifesto 403

New tracks from the Lovesores and some 4th of July shenanigans. Just a reminder, no Manifesto next week.   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #339: Best of 2018 (So Far)

Live Ledge #339: Best of 2018 (So Far)

A look at the state of music at the halfway mark of 2018.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 402

Rock N Roll Manifesto 402

New Phosphorus Bombs, which is fucking amazing, plus all kinds of other stuff. You know what to do. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #338: 2018 Archive Releases

Live Ledge #338: 2018 Archive Releases

We’re almost halfway through 2018 so it’s a good time to compile all the best archive releases for the year so far.

Rock N Roll Manifesto 401

Rock N Roll Manifesto 401

New stuff from Wanda Records, Bum City Saints, the Judex, Olde Tigers and the Ringleaders, plus some great rock n roll for Black Music Month.   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #337: Hot Fun In the Summertime

Live Ledge #337: Hot Fun In the Summertime

Let’s celebrate summer with a Live Ledge beach party!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 400

Rock N Roll Manifesto 400

Celebrating 400 episodes of the Manifesto! Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #336: West Coast & Midwest 1978

Live Ledge #336: West Coast & Midwest 1978

The third episode of a continuing series devoted to the great tunes of 1978. This time it’s all about the West Coast and Midwest U.S.A.!  

Rock N Roll Manifesto 399

Rock N Roll Manifesto 399

So much great, new stuff it will make your head spin. Or at least, it did mine!   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #335: New Releases

Live Ledge #335: New Releases

The first Friday of every month is always devoted to new releases, and this supersized June 1 edition is no different!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 398

Rock N Roll Manifesto 398

New stuff, requests and more for your ear holes. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #334: Covers

Live Ledge #334: Covers

Two hours of some great recently discovered covers of great tunes, including a few surprises!

Rock N Roll Manifesto 397

Rock N Roll Manifesto 397

Kicking ass and forgetting names. Support my Patreon! Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Live Ledge #333: 1988

Live Ledge #333: 1988

It’s a wonderful trip in time back to the magical year of 1988