Here's what you may have missed this week on Planet Bloodshot amidst all the social media algorithms and divisive politics!
"Same to You" is the first track on Lydia Loveless's new album Real. It's a wound-up suckerpunch of emotion. You can listen to it right here, right now via The Fader.
Paste Magazine wrote up a list of the 50 Best Alt-Country Albums of All Time and included four Bloodshot releases on this outstanding list (Robbie Fulks's Country Love Songs, Justin Townes Earle's Harlem River Blues, The Bottle Rockets' The Brooklyn Side, and Ryan Adams's Heartbreaker). And other albums by current and former...Read more
Westword looks back on the legacy of Robbie Fulks's seminal, iconic debut album Country Love Songs, released on Bloodshot Records in 1996. Bloodshot co-owner/founder Nan Warshaw and Robbie himself lend their thoughts on the initial release of the album and the aftermath.
“We were aware that it was more traditional-country-leaning than the other records we released, and we knew we’d...Read more
Bloodshot descended upon Newport Folk Festival this year, with Freakwater and Banditos representing us at the iconic, historic festival. No Depression was there to document the monumental musical moments with a spot-on write-up, which you can read here.
"Although some might think less of an early time slot, it’s become a badge of honor at Newport. In fact, guitarist Jeffrey Salter noted 'Kris...Read more
Amidst all the politics and "celeb news" in your feed, you may have missed some of the neat things happenings in Bloodshot-land! We hope the good music and good news will remedy what ails you...
- Lydia Loveless unveiled striking new song "Out on Love" via NPR Music's Songs We Love.
- Banditos took