Here's a great interview with Lydia Loveless from her appearance on WGN Radio last night. Host Justin Kaufmann asks her a lot of questions about the new record Real, so get informed. Lydia also plays a couple killer acoustic songs. We'll be at Square Roots Chicago tonight for her set at 8:45! Hoisting beers and singing along.Read more
You can now watch Lydia Loveless's new music video for new single "Longer" via Rolling Stone /Rolling Stone Country! If you like trashy novels, cheese puffs, and arts & crafts, today is your lucky day! The music video was directed by Gorman Bechard, who also directed the Who Is Lydia Loveless? documentary.
Pre-order the new album Real, out...Read more
"The band and the audience were one, we wanted to blur the lines, no one was a celebrity. I'm on stage, you're on stage." —Exene Cervenka (X, The Knitters)
On this week's NPR Fresh Air with Terry Gross, they talk to our gal Exene Cervenka and friends John Doe and Dave Alvin of X and The Knitters. Doe covers Exene's "Alone in Arizona" from her 2011 Bloodshot...Read more
We've been busy this week at Bloodshot Headquarters. Catch up with anything you might have missed in this week's Bloodshot News Digest!
Next Friday July 8th Banditos will release a 7" single featuring a brand new song called "Fun All Night" and the first-ever studio recording their unhinged, showstopping cover of Screamin' Jay Hawkins's "I Put a Spell On You," which you can hear now via Garden & Gun Magazine!
"Vocalist Mary Beth Richardson tears into the lyrics, while the band...Read more
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