ROOKIE's New Album Reviewed on Sound Opinions! Greg & Jim Approved!

April 3rd, 2020 by bsradmin

The new Sound Opinions episode features a rave review of ROOKIE's self-titled debut album! Listen here!

"Both Jim & Greg are impressed by the energetic, good-times, “give me a beer, no make it a pitcher,” attitude. The combination of Cheap Trick, Big Star, Thin Lizzy and The Allman Brothers influences puts Jim in mind of early Replacements."

Once again, the music critic...Read more

ROOKIE's Audiotree Session Is Here for Your Rocking Needs

April 2nd, 2020 by bsradmin

A few weeks ago, in the distant past, ROOKIE packed up the van and drove a couple neighborhoods over to Bucktown in Chicago to record a live session at Audiotree's studio. 

And it's now up for your rocking pleasure! This one's a BLAST full of guitar-shreddery and good times.

Crack a beer or three and enjoy it from the comfort...Read more

Bloodshot Records Roars into Austin for SXSW 2020!

February 20th, 2020 by bsradmin

All Bloodshot SXSW events have been canceled. Sending love to our dear friends in our second home of Austin, Texas.

Bloodshot Records will make its 25th SXSW excursion (read that: twenty. fifth.) to Austin, Texas March 17th to 21st! We're stacking the rigs (and the lineup) for two big events featuring Bloodshot all-stars, veterans, rookies (literally!), and friends. 

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Chicago Rock-N-Rollers ROOKIE to Release Debut Album 3/13, Premiere New Song "Sunglasses" Via American Songwriter

February 6th, 2020 by bsradmin

ROOKIE is six matching jumpsuit-clad, shaggy-haired friends from Chicago who play rock-n-roll that’s more at home next to their parents’ battered LPs than on their friends’ streaming playlists. Their self-titled, debut full-length album—out on March 13th and available to preorder now—deftly reformats the classic rock landscape with blowtorch hooks, enthralling harmonies, evocative touches of cosmic country, and...Read more

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