"No speech. I’ll have to make it up. I’m counting on not winning, so no need to write one. But I’m gonna keep at it. Maybe I’ll write a speech for the sixth time I’m nominated. I guess it’s a little validating. Everybody’s nicer to me all of a sudden. Maybe I’m a little more popular now." —Robbie Fulks...Read more
Hear brand new Scott H. Biram song "Red Wine" along with an excellent interview via Texas Monthly right here! It's from The Dirty Old One Man Band's upcoming album The Bad Testament. Pre-order on CD, vinyl LP, or digital.
"Songs like this one ensure Biram’s place at the table among country’s best songsmiths—despite his fondness...Read more
It's the 40th anniversary of the Mekons!! To celebrate, this summer they will host a festival in the glorious Suffolk UK countryside! There will be art, film, poetry, food, booze, camping, and performances by various iterations of the Mekons, including a special performance by the original lineup!
Info and tickets can be found here.
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Friday at 5PM is as good a time as any to tell you that local Chicago friends Argus Brewery will soon release the Bloodshot Red Ale and brew it in perpetuity! No limited editions this time. It will come in 22oz. bombers and will only available in Chicago. A release party at Reggie's Rock Club featuring The Waco...Read more
A sheriff and a killer square off in the new Wayne Hancock music video for "I Killed Them Both," which is now playing via Culture Collide. The song is from The Train's new Bloodshot album Slingin' Rhythm, available now on CD, vinyl LP, and digital.
The video walks the perfect line between dark humor and tragedy, just...Read more