Fresh off celebrating our 20th voyage to SXSW last year, Bloodshot Records is bringin' the grog and hogshead to ye in Austin yet again for SXSW 2016 March 15-19! We'll be flying the Jolly Roger during this special time of year in which many of our bands, fans, followers,...Read more
"It wasn't called the Waco Brothers yet -- it was called Jonboy & Deano's Church of Country and Western Music. And it was at the Rainbo Club in Chicago. It was just me and Dean doing maudlin country covers. And Tracey [Dear] turned up with a mandolin and got on stage. They paid us some money and gave us free beer,...Read more
Bloodshot's resident honey-voiced renaissance women Kelly Hogan and Nora O'Connor are backing up The Decemberists (several of whom may or may not have backed up Kelly and Nora on our Bloodshot Six Pack to Go) on tour this spring and summer! A bunch of festivals and fun times. Make signs with "I <3 Kelly & Nora" on...Read more
Hear ye! Hear ye! Our newest recruit Al Scorch's Bloodshot debut album Circle Round the Signs is coming May 13th! Hear the rip-roarin' banjo-blastin' shout-along "Everybody Out" right now via PopMatters!
Al says: "This song is for radical people everywhere to shake their asses to after a long day of fighting the good fight."
Robbie Fulks's new song "Aunt Peg's New Old Man" is now streaming via Guitar World! Robbie's pickin' and Jenny Scheinman's fiddlin' make this song a thrilling listen while the Fulks storytelling is firing on all cylinders.