You knew it was coming, bubbling under the surface. Here is the Mekons' musical response to the geopolitical dumpster fire that is Brexit. We saw countless folks quoting the Mekons and posting links to Mekons tunes ("Empire of the Senseless," anyone?) on social media on the day of the Brexit vote, and in the aftermath. Now you can share...Read more
THE garage-rock guitar titan Dex Romweber will return with a new solo album Carrboro on September 9th! Hear super cool slow-burnin' new song "Trouble of the World" via American Songwriter Magazine HERE.
Pre-order the album on CD, vinyl LP, and digital here.
On Carrboro, Dex assumes several musical mantles (and uncharacteristically plays all or many of the instruments). In the...Read more
Ann Powers nails it in her testimonial: "Longtime Chicagoan Fulks captures the fatalism of a heartlander who recognizes that, in a nation pledged to constant motion, to stay put is to be...Read more
“I took Robbie’s class on a whim,” Fey said. “I’m not musical. I was onstage at The Second City, and I thought it would be helpful if I could play the ukulele or the guitar in one of the sketches, the one called ‘Grandma’s Records.’"
It was an honor having the inimitable Robbie Fulks perform his new song "Sarah Jane" for us here at BSHQ and we filmed it for for all to see! The Bluegrass Situation premiered the video today, so grab a glass of wine this evening and get all weepy with this one. Watch it here.
The song is from Robbie's gorgeous new...Read more