The Ledge #487: Charlie Watts RIP
By firstname.lastname@example.org on August 27, 2021
The death of Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts earlier this week created an obvious opportunity for The Ledge to celebrate his almost 60 years of playing behind fellow Stones members Mick Jagger and Keith Richards. But, of course, I didn’t go the obvious route. You don’t get two hours of the band’s greatest hits. You don’t even get the most well known covers of the band. No, instead this tribute consists primarily of bands that fit the true spirit of the “Greatest Rock and Roll Band in the World”. The tracks consist of a ton of live encores of Americana artists, garage rock versions recorded for various tribute albums, and a handful of B-sides and other bonus material. Oh yes, and a drunken cover or three found on Replacements’ bootlegs. Rest in peace, Charlie. You will be missed. I would love it if every listener bought at least one record I played on either of these shows. These great artists deserve to be compensated for their hard work, and every purchase surely helps not only pay their bills but fund their next set of wonderful songs. And if you buy these records directly from the artist or label, please let […]
Posted in black lips, Charlie Watts, exbats, garage, indie, jason isbell, lucinda williams, music, paul westerberg, Podcast, pogues, punk, realpunkradio, replacements, rolling stones, Scott Hudson, son volt, The Ledge
Live Ledge #186: Vinyl
By email@example.com on February 13, 2015
Scott plays tracks from his new obsession – vinyl records!
Posted in abigails, aquadolls, back from the grave, benders, benjamin booker, black lips, david carr, dictators, endless bummer, hoodoo gurus, husker du, jd mcpherson, jesus and mary chain, junk monkeys, live ledge, lydia loveless, mozes and the firstborn, music, nobunny, nude beach, only ones, pastels, paul westerberg, plimsouls, Podcast, ramones, realpunkradio, replacements, Scott Hudson, sleater-kinney, small houses, steve earle, sturgill simpson, sugar stems, talk, thee oh sees, three o'clock, viet cong, Vinyl, wax witches
Live Ledge #180: Best of 2014
By firstname.lastname@example.org on December 19, 2014
A countdown of the 40 best albums of 2014!
Posted in afghan whigs, against me!, angel olsen, beck, benjamin booker, black lips, bob mould, centro-matic, cheap girls, cloud nothings, drive-by truckers, dwarves, eels, ex hex, habibi, king tuff, lee ains, leonard cohen, liveledge, lydia loveless, matthew ryan, music, narco states, nikki lane, nude beach, number ones, OFF!, old 97's, parquet courts, Podcast, rancid, realpunkradio, ryan adams, scott hudosn, spoon, steve adamyk, sturgill simpson, talk, the girls, the men, the muffs, thee oh sees, thurston moore, tweedy, ty segall, wax witches
Live #172: Happy Birthday RPR
By email@example.com on October 17, 2014
It’s Realpunkradio’s 5th birthday, and we celebrate with tracks from the site’s new free compilation, Killing the Record Industry Vol. 5!
Posted in 101'ers, a-bones, black lips, dartford renegades, dead bundy, derellas, dirtbombs, flakes, greenhornes, king khan, little killers, lyres, meatmen, miscalculations, music, Norton Records, Podcast, real kids, realpunkradio, Scott Hudson, sky saxon, swingin' neckbreakers, teenage brain, thee shams, tremors, uk subs, undertones, vertebrats, vibrators, violet, wildhearts, x-ray specs
Live Ledge #147: New Releases
By firstname.lastname@example.org on March 7, 2014
Another monthly recap of brand new and upcoming new releases!
Posted in art attack, black lips, cheap girls, cloud nothings, courtney barnett, drive-by truckers, eagulls, fucked up, fucktard, habibi, johnny foreigner, johnny rey, live ledge, matthew ryan, mikal cronin, mount moriah, mountain goats, new coke, Podcast, raveonettes, realpunkradio, Scott Hudson, slim dunlap, sultan bathery, superchunk, the men
Live Ledge #130: Halloween
By email@example.com on October 25, 2013
Hudson’s 4th annual Halloween-themed show! A perfect soundtrack for trick or treaters!
Posted in 3-d invisibles, black lips, brains, fleshtones, Halloween, healers, live ledge, lost straitjackets, low culture, misfits, music, no direction, peter murphy, Podcast, realpunkradio, roky erickson, Scott Hudson, sonics, southern culture on the skids, thee oh sees, trent reznor
Live Ledge #110: May Finds
By firstname.lastname@example.org on May 3, 2013
Another installment of an episode full of new releases and blog finds.
Posted in am stereo, art brut, black flag, black lips, cramps, deerhunter, del lords, dodge main, frank turner, guided by voices, ian rubbish, iggy and the stooges, joan jett, lucinda williams, lyres, melvins, music, new releases, paul westerberg, Podcast, realpunkradio, Scott Hudson, sloan, songs for slim, suburbs, tommy keene, vertebrats, zero boys
Live Ledge #95: 2013
By email@example.com on January 4, 2013
The first show of 2013 is all new releases and new finds!
Posted in bad religion, beach fossils, bettie serveert, black lips, bob mould, chris wilson, craig finn, cremony, customs, dick dale, dm3, dragons, dropkick murphys, emotionals, flash boys, fuzztones, garage, guitar wolf, heroes, indie, Kurt Baker, masonics, mel-gators, memories, meteors, murlocs, music, nick cave, nude beach, Podcast, punk, road runners, squires, swearin, swingin' neckbreakers, talk, tempest, thee mighty caesars, thee vicars, twilights