"Getting up and singing personal songs, it's exactly like being a stripper, you know? People are there to see the dirty parts. ... If you're not gonna show your ugly parts, nobody's gonna be that interested." - Bobby Bare, Jr. in an interview with CMT Edge about his new album Undefeated.
Chuck Ragan (singer/songwriter extraordinaire, founder of The Revival Tour, and frontman of essential 90s/00s punk band Hot Water Music) played Metro (and a secret show at one of our favorite Northside bars Gingerman Tavern) in Chicago during his most recent tour. Some Bloodshot staff met up with Chuck and gave him one of our brand new 20th anniversary tees,... Read more
Lydia Loveless's cover of Kesha's "Blind" was featured on todays episode of NPR's All Songs Considered along with some great commentary along with other Record Store Day songs from Bruce Springsteen, Joe Strummer, and Devo.
Hopefully someone will take note from the episode and actually get a tattoo of Lydia Loveless with a Kesha tattoo. (*head explodes*)
(Hint: the Lydia... Read more