"The Mekons aren’t a band in any normal sense, may not exist, and can be accurately described only by using the sort of superlatives that would make most normal people throw up their hands in skeptical exasperation, all of which makes them a problem for those who love them. After all, I can tell you that at their...Read more
We're kicking off Phase 2 of our 20th Anniversary Celebration with a series of excellent Bloodshot shows (including live performances and movie screenings) to our homebase of Chicago over the span of about a week at the end of April/beginning of May!
You'll have the chance...Read more
NOVEMBER 16TH: Cucalorus Film Festival in Wilmington NC
NOVEMBER 21ST: UK premiere at the LEEDS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
From the program:
WORLD PREMIERE Emerging from the first blast of 1977 U.K. punk...Read more
It's the fall and we've got a earload of great music coming at you in short order, so we hope you can keep up. Hot on the heels of the already critically adored Lydia Loveless album, we've got two upcoming records available for pre-sale, with some dandy premiums to boot.
Bloodshot Records 15th Anniversary Beer-B-Q
Presented by Rolling Rock and WXRT
Saturday September 12, 2009, doors noon / show 1pm
Hideout, 1354 W. Wabansia (street fair-style), Chicago
$10 donation to benefit non-profits: Rock For Kids and 826 Chicago
Art show curated by Yard Dog Gallery