We've been busy this week at Bloodshot Headquarters. Catch up with anything you might have missed in this week's Bloodshot News Digest!
Next Friday July 8th Banditos will release a 7" single featuring a brand new song called "Fun All Night" and the first-ever studio recording their unhinged, showstopping cover of Screamin' Jay Hawkins's "I Put a Spell On You," which you can hear now via Garden & Gun Magazine!
"Vocalist Mary Beth Richardson tears into the lyrics, while the band...Read more
You knew it was coming, bubbling under the surface. Here is the Mekons' musical response to the geopolitical dumpster fire that is Brexit. We saw countless folks quoting the Mekons and posting links to Mekons tunes ("Empire of the Senseless," anyone?) on social media on the day of the Brexit vote, and in the aftermath. Now you can share...Read more
THE garage-rock guitar titan Dex Romweber will return with a new solo album Carrboro on September 9th! Hear super cool slow-burnin' new song "Trouble of the World" via American Songwriter Magazine HERE.
Pre-order the album on CD, vinyl LP, and digital here.
On Carrboro, Dex assumes several musical mantles (and uncharacteristically plays all or many of the instruments). In the...Read more
Ann Powers nails it in her testimonial: "Longtime Chicagoan Fulks captures the fatalism of a heartlander who recognizes that, in a nation pledged to constant motion, to stay put is to be...Read more
“I took Robbie’s class on a whim,” Fey said. “I’m not musical. I was onstage at The Second City, and I thought it would be helpful if I could play the ukulele or the guitar in one of the sketches, the one called ‘Grandma’s Records.’"