Dave Davison of Maps & Atlases played us his cover of Bobby Bare, Jr.'s version of "Things I Didn't Say" at Bloodshot HQ! Watch the video via The Bluegrass Situation! (And be sure to read the write-up; this one has a great story.)
Lydia's in Europe and then back touring the States throughout the summer. If ya haven't heard Somewhere Else yet, we can help (but don't know what the heck you've been doing all this time)....Read more
Celebrated British musical miscreants The Mekons announced they will tour select U.S. cities in July as a full band. The group will make stops in Chicago, Cleveland, Philadelphia, New York, Boston, and more during the two-plus-weeks stretch.
The genre-defying collective Mekons emerged from the 1977 British punk scene, and progressed from socialist art students with no musical skills to prolific,...Read more
Kevin Russell of Shinyribs and The Gourds brought his ukulele (and some pizza) to Bloodshot HQ and played us his stirring cover of Lydia Loveless's "All the Time." Watch HERE via The Bluegrass Situation!
Here's Cory Branan's Last Call with Carson Daly segment from last night, in case you were a-snoozin': http://www.nbc.com/last-call-with-carson-daly/video/cory-branan/2864108
Cory talks about his roots in roots music, his eclectic fanbase ("it's like Midnight at Ralph's"), and some of the inspiration behind his newest album The No-Hit Wonder, which is available on CD, vinyl LP, and digital here....Read more