Sarah Shook & the Disarmers set up shop at Audiotree's studio in Chicago when the band was here for a sold out show at beloved punk club the Empty Bottle earlier this month and filmed a hair-raising session featuring five songs from their new album Years (and a head-to-head guitar/pedal steel solo-off that will melt your face!). It...Read more
Sarah Shook & The Disarmers' bourbon barrel-aged new video for "The Bottle Never Lets Me Down" is now playing via Rolling Stone! The song is from Shook's new album Years, out now on digital, CD, and vinyl LP. The video is directed by Gorman Bechard, who also directed a new documentary about...Read more
Sarah Shook & the Disarmers are this month's The Bluegrass Situation cover story! Read the terrific interview with Sarah here. She talks gender equality in music in journalism and music, playing shows in cities vs. small towns, and...nihilism.
"My thing [is], 'Yes, this is country music, but this is music for anyone who likes it.' It’s inclusive,...Read more
Chicago Tribune's music critic extraordinaire Greg Kot chatted with Sarah Shook ahead of her (essentially sold out) show at Empty Bottle tonight. She talks all about how she ended up in this racket and what keeps her going. Apparently, according to this interview, Sarah sent us a demo ten years ago. We can't find it anywhere, but now we've released...Read more
Chicago HonkyTonk and Bloodshot Records will present a special acoustic in-store performance from Sarah Shook, plus a pop-up shop, at Bloodshot Records HQ in Chicago (3039 W Irving Park Rd)! In addition to Bloodshot LPs, CDs, merch, and more, we'll have Dethrose Vintage and Bailey Dee & Lefty's Western wear as special guests slingin' their ultra cool gear.
"I collect experiences, the crazier the better, the weirder the better, I go about my life doing my thing, and at some point when I’m alone, usually after a whiskey or two, my subconscious aligns everything..."
Sarah Shook chatted with American Songwriter Magazine about her songwriting craft (they know a thing about songwriting, since you know, their magazine...Read more