"The result, a 10-song collection of crisp pop-rock, fierce cowpunk, and bleeding heart new wave, is the singer-songwriter’s greatest album to date."
So, every year I do the Letters to Santa charity thru the Chicago Sun-Times (and so should you!!). I get a few letters from kids asking for Barbies, trucks, cars, Hot Wheels, and the like. I make a harrowing run to Toys R Us or wherever, wrap them up, and send them away.
In 2008 (kind of a bad year, remember?)...Read more
"Lydia Loveless has never been catchier, funnier, smarter, or more of an emotional powerhouse than on this album of hearty roots-rock songs that helped her decide to keep living."
She Shreds Magazine's profile on Rosie Flores is definitive, fascinating, and required reading. Rosie recalls her entire career, from her teenage rock-n-roll band to her days on Music Row in Nashville to her revolution as a world-renowned lead guitarist and genre-bender.
"When I look around now, it makes me feel good to see that women are getting their up and commence more...Read more
Lydia Loveless is this week's guest on the excellent Walking the Floor podcast hosted by our friend Chris Shiflett (of Foo Fighters and Chris Shiflett and The Dead Peasants). They get along swimmingly and talk about her new record Real. Listen to it via Rolling Stone.
And Lydia talks about her affinity for the Cubs....Read more
We're proud to announce that we've partnered with Louisville's Copper & Kings American Brandy Company for the Make Mine a Double box set, celebrating the spirit and energy of the fine city of Chicago! The set includes two individual American Brandy expressions, one of which is aged in superb Few Spirits (we made gin and bourbon with them,...Read more