Geo-Political Turmoil and YOU, the Music Fan

March 3rd, 2011 by Rami

One of the reasons we like what we do is that it allows us to shield ourselves from the workaday realities of geo-political strife. We live in a happy, simple world.

However, every now and again, the connections between a nutjob despot (looking like Fred Armisen's kooky old uncle after a weeklong bender) and the world of hard working musicians...Read more

Diane Izzo Passes Away

March 2nd, 2011 by Rami

Diane Izzo, a unique contributor to Chicago's rich musical community, passed away on February 25th at the age of 43 after a lengthy illness.

Diane contributed her haunting and fearless vocal talents to the Pine Valley Cosmonauts "Executioner Last Songs" albums. On Volumes Two & Three, she boldly tackled "Strange Fruit" and on Volume One, her husky version of...Read more


February 18th, 2011 by Rami

Prefer human contact over interweb purchasing? Planning an excursion to your neighborhood record shop to pick up that Flock of Seagulls boxed set?

Well, HERE is a list of indie retailers showing some support for the new EDDIE SPAGHETTI album SUNDOWNER.

Support your hood, support indie!Read more

SXSW Events Piling Up

February 16th, 2011 by Rami

More parties and events are being confirmed practically every day for Bloodshot's SXSW onslaught in March.

Go HERE for the schedule. We're updating it all the time. Bring an extra liver and some comfy shoes.

See you there.Read more


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