Bloodshot Rob & Nan and the Blacks on the Interview Show

March 5th, 2010 by Rami

A few weeks ago, Nan and Rob appeared on Chicago's own talk show The Interview Show in front of, as they say in the TV biz, a LIVE STUDIO AUDIENCE (or, in this case, The Hideout).

Now it's been edited and posted on the Huffington Post. Have a gander at Nan's silver space lady boots and purple hair. Marvel at the...Read more

The First review of the new Blacks EP is in!

March 1st, 2010 by Rami

The Blacks return from a 10-year hiatus next week with the Digital-only EP, In Sickness and Health--and we've got the first review! The Assault Blog says of it, "In Sickness and Health's core four songs all rise up from a certain swagger. They're rhythm driven with hooks to keep you there. They make up an assured 'fuck yeah we're...Read more

Bloodshot Rob & Nan on the Interview Show

February 5th, 2010 by Rami

That's right, Nan and Rob will dazzle the Friday after work crowd at the Hideout during February's edition of the Interview Show.

6:30 to 8pm

The Blacks will also perform a few stripped down songs

The other guests are Paul Kahan, the executive chef at The Publican and sketch comedy by Dominizuelan.

The show is webcast on Huffington Post

What is the...Read more


December 31st, 2009 by Rami

Thanks to all of you who came out December 19th to Chicago's Double Door to benefit the "Get Well" funds for the Scotland Yard Gospel Choir and Lawrence Peters. Thanks to you all we raised over $4000 for them AND gathered a couple bins worth of canned good for Catholic Charities.

Hope you enjoyed yourselves. We're looking forward to new music...Read more

Bloodshot Anniversary/Holiday Show Announced!

November 3rd, 2009 by Rami

That's Right! More anniversary tomfoolery, but this time for a good cause!

December 19th at the Double Door in Chicago we're throwing another affordable bash and 100% of the door goes to the recovery funds of Scotland Yard Gospel Choir** and Lawrence Peters*

Playing will be The Detroit Cobras, Dex Romweber Duo, The Blacks and the Lawrence Peters Outfit.

There will...Read more

Bloodshot Digest: 7-14-09

July 14th, 2009 by Rami

Bloodshot Digest: The "Moving Pictures" Edition

  • Bobby Bare Jr and some friends (namely, Bobby Senior, Jon Langford, Sally Timms and Will Oldham) celebrated one of Chicago's sons, Shel Silverstein. The celebration, aptly called A SHEL-ebration, had the motley crew of musicians showcasing Shel's songs (few people know Shel was the songwriter of "A Boy Named Sue") in Millennium Park. Earlier in
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