We announced our upcoming compilation album While No One Was Looking: Toasting 20 Years of Bloodshot Records (out November 18th) two weeks ago via Rolling Stone Country/Rolling Stone along with a stream of the first song, Blitzen Trapper's cover of Ryan Adams's classic "To Be Young (Is to Be Sad, Is to Be High)." Today, right here on our blog or on...Read more
Do you have any great Bloodshot photos from over the years? Photos of bands at shows (or at the bar)? Photos of Bloodshot events from the '90s when no one's pants fit them right? Send 'em on over to contests [at] bloodshotrecords [dot] com and maybe they'll end up on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and the general digital footprint of the...Read more
Don't roll those Bloodshot eyes at me...
As 93XRT just announced, the Bloodshot Records 20th Anniversary Rhythm & Roots Ruckus featuring JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound and Barrence Whitfield & The Savages will be on Friday October 3rd at Mayne Stage in Chicago! The show will be taped for national broadcast on PBS.
That's right: this is your chance to shake it on...Read more
Today 93XRT and FitzGerald's announced the 33rd Annual American Music Festival in Chicago (Berwyn). The summer 4-day event features artists from around the country, and this year on July 4th the festival will celebrate Bloodshot's 20th Anniversary with a lineup featuring artists spanning the entire timeline of the label. Yes, you can celebrate the births of America and Bloodshot...Read more
Lydia Loveless is on the cover of Chicago Reader B-side today! Pick one up at your neighborhood yellow Reader box. Lydia is playing two sold out shows at Schubas Tavern in Chicago this weekend and a FREE in-store show at Reckless Records on Broadway tomorrow. It's all a part of Bloodshot Spring Break 2014!
We're kicking off Phase 2 of our 20th Anniversary Celebration with a series of excellent Bloodshot shows (including live performances and movie screenings) to our homebase of Chicago over the span of about a week at the end of April/beginning of May!
You'll have the chance...Read more