The Ledge #466: Home Plays
By email@example.com on March 12, 2021
I have to admit that I get too hung up on themes. Obviously, the new release episode is always going to be a part of the lineup, but I really don’t have to create a basis for my weekly music choices. I actually wish that I could think in terms of just randomly airing songs that fir my mood for the day. This week I actually attempt such a show, but there’s still sort of a theme. These are all records that I’ve been listening to in my spare time. One is a newly-unearthed Rolling Stones bootleg. There’s tracks from a great compilation of late 60’s rockers from The Dakotas. There’s a new Neil Young live album from his vast archives. But the freedom of this loose theme is that I did throw in some songs that I have never aired before. That Soiuxsie and the Banshees album that I happened to grab at the record store a few weeks ago? Sure, why not. The Lloyd Cole track from the box set I ordered directly from Lloyd? Yep. A great 2018 album by The Conquerors that my friend Dan recommended? Of course. And I just had to air a couple […]
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Live Ledge #351: New Releases Pt. 2
By firstname.lastname@example.org on October 12, 2018
The second episode of a two-part series of brand new tunes.
Posted in bottle rockets, david nance, goon sax, john lennon, live ledge, music, Podcast, ron gallo, Scott Hudson, titus andronicus
Live Ledge #212: New Releases
By email@example.com on October 2, 2015
Another month, another show of nothing but brand new music.
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Live Ledge #198: Number 5
By firstname.lastname@example.org on May 22, 2015
Since we’re in the fifth month of the year, why not a show dedicated to nothing but track five of some fantastic albums?
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Live Ledge #194: Track 4
By email@example.com on April 10, 2015
A simple premise – everything played tonight is the fourth track of the album they appeared on!
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Live Ledge #176: Bloodshot Records
By firstname.lastname@example.org on November 21, 2014
The 20 year history of Bloodshot Records is celebrated on tonight’s show.
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Live Ledge #165: Eddie Spaghetti
By email@example.com on August 15, 2014
Tonight’s special interview was with Supersuckers leader Eddie Spaghetti, who will appear in Sioux Falls next Friday night (8/22) at Big’s.
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Live Ledge #163: Jason Isbell
By firstname.lastname@example.org on July 25, 2014
Tonight’s show includes an interview with Jason Isbell, along with some great Americana tracks!
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Live Ledge #161: 4th of July
By email@example.com on July 4, 2014
A tribute to the holiday, with songs about the day and America, along with tributes to two famous concerts from this day.
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Rural Ledge-ucation #94: Country
By firstname.lastname@example.org on March 24, 2013
A companion piece of sorts to Friday’s “rock” show. Nothing but songs about country music. Or almost nothing but.
Posted in bottle rockets, country, hank williams iii, johnny otis, lloyd cole, mekons, neil young, Podcast, realpunkradio, rem, rolling stones, Scott Hudson
Rural Ledge-ucation #92: Daylight Savings Time
By email@example.com on March 10, 2013
We all hate it, so why not a show dedicated to daylight savings time?
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Rural Ledge-ucation #83: Brand New Year
By firstname.lastname@example.org on December 30, 2012
Here’s your soundtrack to your New Year’s Eve festivities!
Posted in billy joe shaver, bottle rockets, breeders, camera obscura, chuck prophet, indie, jimi hendrix, liquor giants, madder rose, mountain goats, music, new year's eve, otis redding, paul westerberg, Podcast, ray wylie hubbard, realpunkradio, rolling stones, Scott Hudson, singer/songwriter, talk, todd snider, tom waits, van morrison
Rural Ledge-ucation #65: Waterloo Sunset
By email@example.com on August 12, 2012
A mishmash of sounds this morning, including a birthday tribute to Elliott Smith.
Posted in andre williams, bottle rockets, braham parker, elliott smith, indie, jesse jarnow, jimmy cliff, kinks, knitters, music, paul westerberg, peter tosh, Podcast, ray davies, realpunkradio, rhett miller, sadies, Scott Hudson, talk, tim armstrong, yo la tengo
Rural Ledge-ucation #56: Happy Mother’s Day
By firstname.lastname@example.org on May 13, 2012
Besides a bunch of tunes about mommy’s, there’s a little set to commemorate my sister’s birthday. Happy birthday, Dawn!
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Rural Ledge-ucation #47: Daylight Savings Time
By email@example.com on March 11, 2012
The angriest Sunday show to date, as Scott not only hates daylight savings time but technology!
Posted in 13th floor elevators, Americana, bob dylan, bottle rockets, cheap trick, daylight savings time, feelies, flag with hank, go-betweens, graham parker, indie, jesus and mary chain, johnny cash, madness, music, neutral milk hotel, Podcast, pretenders, rank strangers, realpunkradio, rolling stones, Scott Hudson, son volt, stereotypes, talk, uncle tupelo, velvet underground
Rural Ledge-ucation #46: Down With Wilco
By firstname.lastname@example.org on March 4, 2012
This morning’s show features collaborations, side projects, and guest appearances involving members of Wilco!
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