Blues guitar showman Luke Winslow-King's rock-n-roll/R&B-shaken new album Blue Mesa is out now, and NoiseTrade is dishing out a few free tracks from the album to help you toe the water before you go for a dip. NoiseTrade also chatted with the "roots music alchemist" about his journey to and from New Orleans and his newly mined classic...Read more
Recorded live in an Italian fortress with his globe-trotting band, Blue Mesa is out this Friday on digital, CD, and limited transparent blue vinyl LP....Read more
Chicago Tribune's music critic extraordinaire Greg Kot chatted with Sarah Shook ahead of her (essentially sold out) show at Empty Bottle tonight. She talks all about how she ended up in this racket and what keeps her going. Apparently, according to this interview, Sarah sent us a demo ten years ago. We can't find it anywhere, but now we've released...Read more
Behold the thrilling and dangerous new video for The Yawpers' surfy blues/punk anthem "No Going Back!" Watch below!
It's a cinematic rescue mission for a black rooster from a Satanic cult in Brazil. What else do you need?
From The Yawpers' newest album Boy in a Well, out now on digital, CD, and vinyl LP.
Directed by...Read more
In case you didn't know, Lydia Loveless is a big time Cubs fan. Yes, we know she's from Ohio, but she's spent enough time here on the Northside (you know, the home of her favorite record label) to cross over to the dark side, as some may call it. She talked to one of our pals Josh Terry about...Read more
Aussie Pharaoh Ruby Boots has a glamorously golden new music video for electrifying new song "Believe in Heaven." Doo-wop beats, dark choral echoes, and a plucked string section lead into ZZ Top full-bodied rawk riffage. And some serious Queen of the Damned vibes in this video.
From Ruby Boots' Bloodshot label debut Don't Talk About It. Out now on digital, CD, and limited edition...Read more