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Hit the road with all-women Southern rock band Thelma and the Sleaze as they navigate the life of touring musicians and explore, as front-woman LG puts it, "what it's like to be an underdog, to be a queer, to be a rock 'n' roller, to be a trailblazer, to be uncompromising, and love ... you know what I mean?"

Hit the road with all-women Southern rock band Thelma and the Sleaze as they navigate the life of touring musicians and explore, as front-woman LG puts it, "what it's like to be an underdog, to be a queer, to be a rock 'n' roller, to be a trailblazer, to be uncompromising, and love ... you know what I mean?"
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United States

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Hit the road with all-women Southern rock band Thelma and the Sleaze as they navigate the life of touring musicians and explore, as front-woman LG puts it, "what it's like to be an underdog, to be a queer, to be a rock 'n' roller, to be a trailblazer, to be uncompromising, and love ... you know what I mean?"

Language:

English

Contact:

4153416350


Episodes

The Art of Songwriting

1/3/2019
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Host LG takes listeners on a tour of her songs with the guitar she learned on, a duplicate version of the Sears-Roebuck student guitar that her late grandfather, a guitar dealer, gave her when she was younger. Weaving stories of her experiences with her songwriting process, this episode is a musical walk through the band's catalogue, the stories behind the songs, and a preview of some new hits in the making. Episode mixed by Damien Verrett. Episode sponsor: EarthQuaker Devices,...

Duration:00:18:33

Meet the Band

1/3/2019
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Hear the band's side of the story! LG interviews some of the current and rotating members of Thelma and the Sleaze, featuring Cootchie-Cootchie, Whiskers, and Snowflake. When LG turns the mic over to her fellow bandmates, these rockers share dirt, throw shade, and laugh hard. Episode mixed by Damien Verrett Episode sponsor: EarthQuaker Devices - www.earthquakerdevices.com

Duration:00:25:44

Pro Tips from the DIY Music Queen

12/28/2018
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The blunt tips you need to be in your own DIY band, and all the stuff to avoid, too. LG gives hard truths, practical advice from her own experiences, and waxes philosophical about the ways people get through the music industry door.

Duration:00:18:05

Being in a Touring Band

12/27/2018
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Rocker host LG gives a detailed look at the ins and outs of the music industry, the state of the modern day touring band, and the music festival giants that get paid well, while small artists are “eating a Hot N’ Ready on the hood of their vans.” Mixed by Damien Verrett Episode sponsor: EarthQuaker Devices, www.earthquakerdevices.com

Duration:00:21:23

Band Drama

12/19/2018
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Meet the various members of Thelma and the Sleaze from its early days to its current rotating cast of badass women, and follow along as the band weathers the ups and downs of life as touring musicians. Episode sponsor: EarthQuaker Devices www.earthquakerdevices.com

Duration:00:24:28

The Origin Story

12/19/2018
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The origin and evolution of the band Thelma and the Sleaze, and the bumpy road that leads to the promise of a record deal. Episode sponsor: EarthQuaker Devices www.earthquakerdevices.com

Duration:00:20:17

Meet Thelma and the Sleaze!

11/29/2018
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Hop in the van and tour the country with Thelma and the Sleaze, the greatest all-women Southern rock band of all time, as they figure out how to make life work as touring musicians.

Duration:00:01:54