It was a scorching summer day in Chicago before Lydia and her band played an outdoor festival in Wicker Park. We ate pizza and drank cheap beer before our friends Made of Chalk captured the stripped-down performance... Read more
Hear Murder By Death's new song "Natural Pearl," from the band's upcoming album Big Dark Love (out Feb. 3rd), on CMT Edge! Click HERE to listen to the song and read some commentary from singer/guitarist Adam Turla.
"A quick, unrelenting rhythm evokes the frantic pace of raising a child and watching her grow, while playful steel guitar... Read more
Somewhere Else came in at #38 on Village Voice's annual
Pazz and Jop album list! The poll is tabulated from the submitted year-end top ten lists of hundreds of music critics. It's sort of the Golden Globes of year-end music lists (excluding the celebrity drunkenness and awkward ad-libs!).
Lydia's sandwiched between Cloud Nothings and TV On The Radio; we'd... Read more
Murder By Death is this week's NPR World Cafe Next artist!
Click HERE to hear David Dye chat about the band and play two songs from their upcoming album
Big Dark Love, out February 3rd!
Pre-order Big Dark Love on CD, vinyl LP, or digital.... Read more
If you're out in the frozen tundra that is Chicago this evening, pick up a copy of the Chicago Reader because we're the B-Side cover story! Bloodshot co-commanders Rob & Nan give insight into everything from our beginnings to this Saturday's Bloodshot 20th Anniversary Blowout at Metro Chicago featuring Ben Kweller, Lydia Loveless, Rhett Miller (of Old 97's ),... Read more
This past weekend Bloodshot co-founder/owner Nan Warshaw stopped by WGN Radio with Jon Langford to chat with David Hoekstra about Bloodshot's 20th anniversary (and many of Nan and Jon's adventures in Chicago in the early '90s, including the first time they met - at The Empty Bottle), which you can listen to via the link below. Jon also plays a few songs and talks... Read more