The Ledge #417: Live Albums, Vol. 1
By firstname.lastname@example.org on February 28, 2020
A few days ago I started a thread on my Facebook page asking for favorite live albums. The response I received was amazing, as close to 150 people responded with a wide range of suggestions. Obviously the question was raised in order to put together a Ledge episode, and the response was so overwhelming that tonight’s show is the first of two dedicated to the topic. This week’s broadcast consists of the choices I would have picked anyway but I still give credit to those who are so likeminded. It’s a collection of legendary classic recordings (Jerry Lee Lewis, Rolling Stones, Sam Cooke, etc.), recordings that were initially bootlegged before getting an official release (Iggy & The Stooges, Elvis Costello, The Beatles, The Replacements), and quite a few others that have had a place in my collection for decades. Part two, which will be broadcast in two weeks, will focus more on material that others have picked. Some of them are records I’ve forgotten about, others come from my youth, but quite a few are releases you probably would never expect to hear on The Ledge. And, of course, I have to thank everybody for their picks. It’s been a […]
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Live Ledge #144: Valentine
By email@example.com on February 14, 2014
It’s the annual anti-Valentine’s Day extravaganza!
Posted in all, bowie, brinsley schwarz, buzzcocks, dayglo abortions, devil dogs, dishrags, drones, fun things, jonny polonsky, music, neon boys, nervebreakers, nips, Podcast, pogues, ramones, realpunkradio, ryan adams, ultimate facebook, uncle tupelo, undecided by default, Valentine's Day, westerberg, whiskeytown, x, yum yums
Live Ledge #113: Covers
By firstname.lastname@example.org on May 25, 2013
It’s been awhile since an all-covers show, so celebrate the holiday weekend with almost 2 1/2 hours of remade tunes!
Posted in bootlegs, bowie, brinsley schwarz, chesterfield kings, clash, covers, doors, flag, joan jett, lyres, milkshakes, mott the hoope, music, no direction, paul westerberg, Podcast, ramones, ray manzarek, realpunkradio, replacements, Scott Hudson, siouxsie and the banshees, x
Live Ledge #105: Then And Now
By email@example.com on March 29, 2013
Two tracks per artist – one old and one new. It’s a simple concept, but fun!
Posted in bad brains, bad religion, biters, bowie, dinosaur jr, guided by voices, husker du, indie, mudhoney, music, pedal jets, Podcast, punk, realpunkradio, redd kross, replacements, Scott Hudson, soul asylum, strokes, telekinesis, wire