30-Minute Music Hour

S7 E3 | FULL EPISODE

Pudge

Pudge was formed in the small town of Stockbridge, Wisconsin. They play music that is catchy, original and is a style all their own. No local band has stayed as true to themselves as this band.

AIRED: October 20, 2015 | 0:28:38
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- It's the30-Minute Music Hour . I'm Andy Moore.

From Appleton, Wisconsin:

Pudge!

(cheers and applause)

♪ You think this will fix itself

♪ While I'm talking to myself

♪ Can't you see

♪ This involves more than me?

♪ After all you've said to me

♪ I deserve your sympathy

♪ But you stay away

♪ Pretending it's okay

♪ After all the conversation

♪ Leading up to this today

♪ How could you turn

♪ And walk away?

♪ As you're walking out that door

♪ I wonder what you're smiling for

♪ Just stay away

♪ Just stay away

♪ Must you always act this way?

♪ Without a single word you say

♪ Just stay away

♪ Just stay away

♪ After all the conversation

♪ Leading up to this today

♪ How could you turn and walk away?

♪ Why do you always break my heart?

♪ Why do you always break my heart?

♪ With you, things always fall apart

♪ Why do you always break my heart

♪ One day, you'll find yourself alone and crying

♪ You'll be hypothesizing

♪ About what we went through Band: ♪ What we went through

♪ Because of you [Band]: ♪ Because of you

♪ One day you'll find yourself

♪ But Before you do [Band]: ♪ Before you do

♪ This is what I'll do [Band]: ♪ This is what I'll do

♪ I will turn and walk away

♪ I can't seem to figure out

♪ Why you need to pout

♪ When you don't get your way

♪ Or feel you had your say

♪ When I say to you, "Not now"

♪ I'm hoping that you somehow

♪ Will understand

♪ But I don't think you can

♪ After all the conversation

♪ Leading up to this today

♪ How could you

♪ Turn and walk away

♪ Why do you always break my heart?

♪ Why do you always break my heart?

♪ With you

♪ Things always fall apart

♪ Why do you

♪ Always break my heart?

(cheers and appplause)

(guitar and drums)

- This one's called "Clarkson."

♪ Lately I

♪ I've been feeling like

♪ You're all that I have

♪ Lately I

♪ I've been thinking about how

♪ I'm all right

♪ With that

♪ Could there be another

♪ To break this spell I'm under now?

♪ Well I doubt that

♪ 'Cuz we go good together

♪ Like summer and nice weather

♪ Gloves and baseball bats

♪ Lately I

♪ I've been feeling

♪ Like you're all

♪ That I have

♪ Lately I

♪ I've been thinking about how

♪ I'm

♪ Alright with that

♪ Oooooo-oooo... ♪ Even when we argue

♪ I think how much I love you

♪ And

♪ I can't stay mad

♪ Ooooooo-ooo...

♪ 'Cuz nothing lasts forever

♪ Right now we're still together

♪ How could this be bad?

♪ This can't be bad

♪ This can't be bad

♪ Ooooo-ooooooo...

♪ This can't be bad

♪ This can't be bad

♪ Ooooo-ooooooo...

♪ Lately I've been thinking about us

♪ And all the love that's all around us

♪ And this can't be bad

(cheers and applause) Thank you.

(drums and guitar with a driving beat)

♪ Working all day long

♪ On a Saturday

♪ The day's a bore

♪ Next week will probably be much the same

♪ As the week before

♪ All my friends are out tonight

♪ But I just can't stay awake

♪ Because that's the way it is

♪ That's the way it is

♪ His wife left him last week for another man

♪ Said she'd had enough

♪ He spent most of the money that they had

♪ At the local pub

♪ Tried to drink his pain away

♪ But it didn't work because now

♪ That's the way it is

♪ That's the way it is

♪ Ohhhhh...

♪ That's the way it is

♪ Ohhhhh...

♪ That's the way it is

♪ I walk a tight rope across the room

♪ They sit and stare

♪ You got to scream and shout

♪ Close your eyes

♪ Let the pain out

♪ Make them aware

♪ They'll cut you down and belittle you

♪ But don't despair

♪ The morning has a funny way of

♪ Clearing the air

♪ I wish that I could visit

♪ With the friends I never see

♪ I would tell them

♪ That I love them

♪ And think of them endlessly

♪ But some of them

♪ They wouldn't care

♪ They'd say I'm from the past

♪ The rest of us would catch up

♪ Some friends aren't meant to last

♪ THAT'S THE WAY IT IS!

♪ That's the way it is

♪ Keep your head facing up

♪ Make sure that you take part

♪ It's never too late

♪ Every day is a fresh start

♪ That's the way it is

♪ That's the way it is

♪ Put your hand on your chest

♪ And feel for the heartbeat

♪ Here is the part where

♪ Your life and your soul meet

♪ Yeah!

(sustaining guitar chord)

(cheers and applause)

(applause)

♪ Uh!

♪ Ah!

♪ Your words aren't making much sense to me

♪ but your body language is saying it clearly

♪ We took a turn for the worst

♪ I don't know who you are

♪ My pride is covered

♪ In battle scars

(guitar)

♪ The trials

♪ We face tonight

♪ Will define what

♪ The rest of our days

♪ Will turn out like

♪ I can tell you I still love you

♪ And that I'll never leave you

♪ But all I feel is doubt

♪ That these open cuts will heal

♪ I'm bleeding out

♪ You are

♪ Running from yourself

♪ And everybody else

♪ You are running, running

♪ Running out of control

♪ All your cheating

♪ And this lying

♪ And this fighting

♪ You know that it has taken its toll

♪ The trials we face tonight

♪ Will define what the rest of our days

♪ Will turn out like

♪ I can tell you I still love you

♪ And that I'll never leave you

♪ But all I feel is doubt

♪ That these open cuts will heal

♪ I'm bleeding out

♪ These open cuts won't heal

♪ We're bleeding out

Uh!

Ah!

Uh!

Ah!

(electric guitars jammin')

♪ Oooooo-ooooo-ooo

♪ Oooooo-ooooo-ooo

(sustaining guitar chord)

(cheers and applause) - Thank you, thank you.

We're going to slow it down a little if that's okay with--

[Band member]: I don't think we're going to slow it down.

Oh, I guess we're going to speed it up.

♪ Do you still think about me?

♪ After all these years

♪ And counting

♪ I bet you think about me

♪ Every day

♪ Some things are best forgotten

♪ But now, more than often

♪ I am

♪ Thinking about you

♪ Every day

♪ You come to me

♪ Like out of a movie set

♪ Right before me

♪ How could this have happened

♪ To a person like me?

♪ When you're dreaming

♪ Do you see me

♪ Lying next to you?

♪ Or do you see some other's eyes

♪ Staring back at you?

♪ I'm always thinking backwards

♪ Then I get angry after

♪ Wish I could live my life

♪ Just for today

♪ Ground is dropping from underneath

♪ Must think fast

♪ I'm free falling

♪ Sometimes I get so tense

♪ When I feel that I

♪ Can't give up on this ♪ Hey! Hey! Hey!

♪ I can't stop

♪ Wanting to be closer to you

♪ Hey! Hey! Hey! ♪ Sometimes I get so stressed

♪ With the feeling that

♪ Nothing's coming out of this mess

♪ Hey! Hey! Hey! ♪ Still I pull closer

♪ What the hell am I supposed to do?

♪ Do you still think about me?

♪ After all these years

♪ And counting

♪ I bet you think about me

♪ Every day

♪ I get so superstitious

♪ All day long

♪ Just thinking about us

♪ Does a face-up penny

♪ Really matter anyway?

♪ Thoughts of you

♪ Play out like a movie

♪ Bright lights

♪ Set right before me

♪ I've seen enough reruns

♪ Shown now for today

♪ Ground's dropping from underneath

♪ Must think fast, I'm free falling

♪ Sometimes I get so stressed

♪ With the feeling

♪ I've just gotta get out of this mess

♪ Hey! Hey! Hey! ♪ I can't stop

♪ Trying to be closer to you

♪ Hey! Hey! Hey!

♪ Sometimes I get so tense when

♪ I can't give up on this

♪ Hey! Hey! Hey!

What the hell am I supposed to do?

♪ Go!

♪ Why can't this dream be over?

♪ Horseshoe and a four leaf clover

♪ Do you think I really like to be

♪ This open anyway?

♪ Time's moving at a rapid pace

♪ We're all rushing through

♪ This life-long race

♪ If we could go back would you

♪ Even take me back anyway?

♪ Yeah!

♪ Anyway

(sustaining guitar chord)

(cheers and applause)

Thank you.

This song is called, "Please Don't Go."

♪ Baby, if you're gonna go away

♪ You might not listen anyway

♪ But please don't go

♪ I want you to stay

♪ And here is something new

♪ My life's a wreck

♪ And you're the glue

♪ Loneliness is bad

♪ I just want

♪ What we had

♪ Stop messing around

♪ I know you're on to me

♪ I can't be wrong

♪ Now let's talk honestly

♪ When love is gone

♪ And you don't want me around

♪ Before you walk out that door

♪ Stop and think

♪ What's in store, but

♪ Please don't go

♪ I want you to stay

♪ We were meant to stay together

♪ Live our life in love forever

♪ Loneliness is bad

♪ I just want what we had

♪ Stop messing around

♪ I know you're on to me

♪ I can't be wrong

♪ Now let's talk honestly

♪ When love is gone

♪ And you don't want

♪ Me around

♪ You want it all

♪ Hey! Hey! Hey!

♪ You want it fast

♪ Hey! Hey! Hey! Hey!

♪ You wanted first

♪ But you got last

♪ You want it all

♪ Hey! Hey! Hey! Hey!

♪ You want it fast

♪ Hey! Hey! Hey! Hey!

♪ You wanted first

♪ But you got last

♪ And if you're gonna go away

♪ You might not visit anyway, but

♪ Please don't go

♪ I want you to stay

♪ And here is something new

♪ My mind's a wreck

♪ I have no clue

♪ Asking you to stay...

♪ ...here another day

(cheers and applause) Thank you.

(audience whistling) Whoo! (more clapping)

Thank you very much!

All right, this one's called "Red Light Crash."

♪ Red light crash!

♪ Red light crash!

♪ Whooo hoo ooo ooo!

♪ Red light crash!

♪ Whooo hoo ooo ooo!

♪ Red light crash!

♪ Yeahhhhhhhhhhh-hhhhhhhhhh-hhh!

♪ Well, I cannot stop thinking about you

♪ 'Cuz I don't know if I can live without you

♪ Cuz the road we're traveling

♪ Could start unraveling any day

♪ Feels like I'm driving

♪ With my eyes closed

♪ And I don't know where it is I'm going

♪ The red lights flashing

♪ But I keep on passing them anyway

♪ As long as I'm with

♪ Sunlight's shining in my eyes

♪ It blinds me while I'm trying to drive

♪ How do you do it? ♪ Sweet thing

♪ How do you do it? ♪ Sweet thing

♪ How do you do it? ♪ Sweet thing

♪ How do you do it? ♪ Sweet thing

♪ How do you do it?

♪ As long as I'm with you

♪ This is feeling

♪ Like a red light crash

♪ I can't stop

♪ And you're still coming at me

♪ Yeah

♪ This feeling

♪ Like a red light crash

♪ You're not stopping

♪ You're still coming to me

♪ Yeah

♪ You control me

♪ Control me

♪ Control me

♪ You control me

♪ Control me

♪ Control me

♪ You control me

♪ With your body

♪ You control me

♪ When you touch me

♪ It's like I'm driving with my eyes closed

♪ We're moving fast, may lose control

♪ It's too late

♪ How do you do it? ♪ Sweet thing

♪ How do you do it? ♪ Sweet thing

♪ How do you do it? ♪ Sweet thing

♪ How do you do it? ♪ Sweet thing

♪ How do you do it?

♪ As long as I'm with you

♪ Ooooooooo-ooooo-oooo

♪ Red light crash!

♪ As long as I'm... ♪ Ooooooooo-ooooo-oooo

♪ Red light crash!

♪ As long as I'm with you ♪ Ooooooooo-ooooo-oooo

♪ Red light crash!

♪ As long as I'm with you ♪ Ooooooooo-ooooo-oooo

♪ Red light crash!

(cheers and applause) Thank you!

This is our last song. It's called "Story of my Life."

[Audience] Whoo-ooo!

♪ I traveled far

♪ I said hello, how do you do

♪ You thought my mind was twisted

♪ How you dissed it

♪ Oh what can I do and so I

♪ Tried to talk

♪ My mind woke up with screams

♪ That came from you

♪ You say it's hard to know me

♪ Hard to know me

♪ Maybe all the things they said

♪ Were true

♪ My mind blows up, way up on top

♪ With things I do you say you

♪ Have to know me

♪ Must control me

♪ Oh what can I do and so I

♪ Think back, go back

♪ Track back to the

♪ Words which came from you

♪ You say it's hard to know me

♪ Hard to know me

♪ Maybe all the things they said

♪ I hope that someday now

♪ You'll see your life is hell

♪ Because so hard to know me

♪ Hard to know me

♪ Oh what can I do and so I

♪ Drop your thoughts and kill your words

♪ In everything I do

♪ Because you hardly know me

♪ Hardly know me

♪ Maybe that's the story of my life

(electric guitar melody)

(sustaining guitar chord)

(cheers and applause) [Audience]: Whoo!

(audience member whistles) Yeah-ah! Whoo!

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