The Ledge (mp3)

The Ledge (mp3)


Latest Episodes

The Ledge #537: Twin Tone Records
September 23, 2022

After the success of last month’s series on SST Records, it was only natural that I took a look at doing a similar series featuring another of my favorite record labels of the 80s. I’d actually been t

The Ledge #536: Covers
September 16, 2022

As I have stated quite often during these cover tune broadcasts, I have a special folder where I place remakes as I come across them. Once that folder is full, it’s time to do a show. This time around

The Ledge #535: God Save The Queen
September 09, 2022

Once I heard the news of Queen Elizabeth’s death on Thursday morning, I knew I had to dump my planned broadcast for this week. Surely I could put together a show that both celebrates and criticizes no

The Ledge #534: New Releases
September 02, 2022

You guys all know the drill by now. The first Friday of the month means it’s nothing but new releases! Yes, two hours of nothing but great new tunes, and we jump all over the place from power pop to p

The Ledge #533: SST Records (Pt. 2)
August 26, 2022

Part two of The Ledge’s look at SST Records focuses on the second half of the 80’s. There are a few big names involved, including Dinosaur Jr., Sonic Youth, Buffalo Tom, and future grunge major label

The Ledge #532: SST Records (Pt. 1)
August 19, 2022

When I was informed there was a new book about one of my favorite labels of the 80s, I just had to have it. Jim Ruland’s Corporate Rock Sucks: The Rise & Fall of SST Records is every bit as great as I

The Ledge #531: New Releases (Pt. 2)
August 12, 2022

I may have called part one of this month’s new release series the “friends of the show” episode, but that mentality continues in part two as we have a nice set of tracks from our friends at Big Stir R

The Ledge #530: New Releases (Pt. 1)
August 05, 2022

Once again, the wealth of new material being released each and every month “forces” me to expand my new release episode into a two part series. Tonight’s episode focuses primarily on “friends” of the

The Ledge #529: Summer Songs
July 29, 2022

We may be entering the last month of the summer, but it’s never too late to put together a show of songs about the hottest months of the year. Rock and roll has always had a fondness for the sun, and

The Ledge #528: New Replacements & Other Treats
July 22, 2022

A few weeks ago, fans of The Replacements noticed that a new live record was starting to appear on vinyl distribution lists. Most at first assumed this was a bootleg, but it turns out tht the Live At