In case you missed it tonight (or you don't live in Chicago), here is the segment about our 25th anniversary on WTTW's Chicago Tonight, featuring interviews with Jon Langford and our fearless leader Rob. They discuss the history of our label, our first-ever compilation album which inspired our new 25th anniversary compilation of local Chicago roots music, and...Read more
Bloodshot Records is releasing its 25th anniversary compilation, entitled Too Late to Pray: Defiant Chicago Roots on Friday, November 8th. The album is a modern-day redux of our first-ever album For a Life of Sin: Insurgent Chicago Country. 22 Chicago artists running the spectrum of classic country, bluegrass, rockabilly, folk, and rock-n-roll! All never-before-released tracks.
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Watch the video below!
The poignant country/folk tune is from Jason's debut album Love & the Dark, out now on digital, CD, and vinyl LP.
The discerning ears at NPR Music included Jason Hawk Harris's countrypolitan drinkin' song "Cussing at the Light" in their New Music Friday playlist and gave him a shoutout on the podcast! Listen here!
Hear "The Smoke & the Stars," the album opener from Jason Hawk Harris's upcoming debut album right now via Paste Magazine. The astounding record is coming out in about two weeks. Pre-order on digital, CD, or ghost white vinyl LP.
"If Jason Hawk Harris isn’t selling out the Ryman within the next year or so,...Read more
Jason Hawk Harris's new song "I'm Afraid," a "high-speed honky tonk burner," is now playing via Billboard! Listen here.
Jason told Billboard the basis for the song: "He was telling me this story about how his mom had hung up all this really scary Catholic iconography of Jesus above his bed
"It's a gleefully elusive yet beautiful composition about a country collapsing into chaotic hostility." —Ken Tucker, Fresh Air...Read more
"By the end, the whole band has broken loose into a chugging, R&B rhythm complete with saxophone skronk and Cook’s ecstatic screams." — Rolling Stone Country
The Luck Journal (the official publication of Willie Nelson's Luck Ranch!!) jumped in the deep end with Vandoliers frontman Joshua Fleming and got the full skinny on the band's brand new album 'Forever' and everything that went into writing and recording it.
"[The Clash] changed my life. As much as our record is a country record, to me...Read more
The Yawpers new album 'Human Question' is coming April 19th. Pre-order on digital, CD, or jungle swirl vinyl LP.
If that ain't a sign of how much our hard-working and talented bands brought their A-game last week, we don't know what is. One...Read more