The Light In The Attic Podcast: Stories Behind The Music

Greetings From Suicide Bridge

Episode Summary

Two loners who happened to join forces put all their darkest and least viable works together on one record, if only to spite the industry that had rejected them. This is the story behind Light In The Attic's reissue of 1984 Los Angeles folk album, "Songs From Suicide Bridge" by David Kauffman and Eric Caboor.

Episode Notes

This episode tells the story behind our reissue of the 1984 Los Angeles loner folk album Songs From Suicide Bridge by David Kauffman and Eric Caboor. Album producer Patrick McCarthy describes how the reissue came about, author Sam Sweet reads his liner notes, and we play several tracks from the album.

Your Host:
Jackie Allen (LITA editorial & social media coordinator)

This Week’s Guests:
Patrick McCarthy (LITA project manager & producer of reissue of Songs From Suicide Bridge)
Sam Sweet (Los Angeles-based author who wrote the liner notes for Songs From Suicide Bridge)

Links:
The Light In The Attic Website
Songs From Suicide Bridge release page
Q&A with David Kauffman & Eric Caboor
Sam Sweet’s website

All songs are from Songs From Suicide Bridge: (in order of appearance)
"Kiss Another Day Goodbye"
"Neighborhood Blues"
"Life Without Love"
"One More Day"
"Life And Times On The Beach"

Credits:
Mastering by Patrick McCarthy (LITA Project Manager/Producer)

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