ROGER KNOX FEATURE on National Geographic Radio

July 23rd, 2013 by Bloodshot

On this past weekend's episode of National Geographic Weekend, host Boyd Matson interviewsAboriginal Australian Country & Western singer Roger Knox about his latest album Stranger In My Land. His folks, country and rock n' roll-hybrid songs were written by Aborigine artists — some handed-down over generations, but not widely sung. In their conversation, Roger shares why he... Read more

Jon Langford Helps Close Down Maxwell's in style...

July 12th, 2013 by Bloodshot

Waco Brother/Mekon Jon Langford helped close down one of indie rock's great venues this week, Maxwell's in Hoboken.

It was, as expected, a classy affair. A sampling:

"I went to the doctor recently, and he told me I had to stop masturbating," Langford announced. "I asked him why."

"Because I'm trying to take your pulse!" he concluded, to a cymbal shot... Read more

Maggie Bjorklund's album in Alarm's Best of the 2010's (So Far)

June 12th, 2013 by Bloodshot

When Maggie's record Coming Home came out in early 2011, it got rave reviews. Sure, there were a Jenga set of reasons NOT to release it: Danish. Pedal-steel. Unheard of on this side of that there Ocean. Not able to tour much. Check, check, check and double check.

BUT, once we heard it, we HAD to release it. Jack White... Read more

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