Deano from The Waco Brothers Summed Up All of Our Thoughts on SXSW 2015 (And Life in General)

March 23rd, 2015 by bsradmin

We can't imagine a better way to sum up the simultaneously debilitating and invigorating ‪#‎SXSW‬ experience than with these Gapers Block tour diaries by Deano of The Waco Brothers, the undisputed, undefeated, unofficial champions of SXSW. Amidst the debaucherous accounts, Deano hits the nail on the head in terms of what it's like for us and our brethren at the giant...Read more

Bloodshot Is Knockin' Em Out (and Knockin' Em Back) at SXSW 2015!

February 18th, 2015 by bsradmin

Fresh off celebrating our 20th anniversary last year, Bloodshot Records will be knockin' em out (and knockin' em back) in Austin for SXSW 2015 in March! We can't wait for what is seemingly the only time of year in which many of our bands, fans, followers, friends, cohorts, colleagues, appendages, and hanger-ons are present in one place, to celebrate, at some capacity,...Read more

Mekons + Freakwater = Freakons!

September 4th, 2013 by Rami

See the birth (and most likely death) of the FREAKONS at the Hideout on Sunday September 22nd in Chicago....the offspring of two very aged parents with all the attendant problems, the Mekons and Freakwater combine their musical talents to sing songs of the old mines for your delectation.

And all at the very civilized time of 6pm...Who would miss...Read more

Yard Dog Comes to Chicago

May 31st, 2013 by Rami

Firecat Projects will be featuring Austin-based gallery, Yard Dog, and a collection of their "best of" works on Saturday, June 8 from 5-8PM, followed by a musical performance by the WACO BROTHERS at Fitzgerald's in Berwyn, IL. at 9PM.

Firecat will be presenting Yard Dog art gallery and a showcase of 7 folk artists including two Chicago locals,...Read more


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