The Yawpers Serve as Guest Editors for Magnet Magazine

November 27th, 2015 by bsradmin

The Yawpers (those eloquent bastards) were guest editors for MAGNET Magazine for the last couple weeks and every piece is worth reading. From vinyl record collecting to sociopolitical issues in their hometown of Denver, to Bob Dylan's dark times in the '80s, they cover it all. No one ever accused The Yawpers of being narrowly focused. And yes, drummer Noah wrote...Read more

Barrence Whitfield and the Savages' Peter Greenberg Spills All the Beans on His Punk Rock History in Cincinnati Magazine

October 6th, 2015 by bsradmin

Barrence Whitfield & the Savages guitarist and Cincinnati/Boston punk scene stalwart Peter Greenberg chatted with Cincinnati Magazine for a fascinating (and hilarious) interview about all sorts of things from his stints in DMZ, The Lyres, and The Customs to his famous chili (which Barrence loves). There's also some insight on how Peter and Barrence linked up to create The Savages...Read more

Chicago's Al Scorch Joins Bloodshot Records, New Album to Come in Early 2016

September 28th, 2015 by bsradmin

We are thrilled and elated to announce that Chicago's own intrepid songwriter and lightning-fingered banjoist/guitarist Al Scorch has joined the Bloodshot ranks! We will release Al's (outstanding!) new album in early 2016. The Bluegrass Situation has the scoop here.

Scorch is a staple of the Chicago DIY music scene, and we've seen him entertain at all sorts of venues with all...Read more

Listen to Barrence Whitfield and Mighty Manfred of The Woggles Talk All Things Garage Rock

August 4th, 2015 by bsradmin
"The Professor" Mighty Manfred of Atlanta garage rock perennials The Woggles​ interviewed our resident rock-n-roll madman Barrence Whitfield​ for SiriusXM Radio​'s The Underground Garage​! Listen below to hear them lay the rock knowledge on thick. You'll likely find your new favorite band from these cats. 
Steven Van Zandt​ named Barrence Whitfield & The Savages​' "I'm a Full...Read more

Listen to Chris Shiflett of Foo Fighters Interview Bloodshot Co-Founders Rob & Nan on His Podcast!

May 18th, 2015 by bsradmin

Last fall Chris Shiflett (of Foo Fighters and Chris Shiflett and The Dead Peasants) came by Bloodshot HQ to interview Bloodshot co-founders/owners Rob & Nan about all sorts of stuff and it is a MUST-LISTEN: 

The conversation about the beginnings of Bloodshot and the common roots of punk and country turns into an audio primer about running an independent...Read more

Hear Foo Fighter Chris Shiflett Interview Robbie Fulks on His Podcast 'Walking the Floor'

March 30th, 2015 by bsradmin

Our pal Chris Shiflett (of Foo Fighters and Chris Shiflett and The Dead Peasants) interviewed Robbie Fulks for his podcast Walking the Floor! Hear the two stalwarts spitball about Robbie's career, the journey from punk to "country" (and back), sharing music with their kids (including Robbie's complete aversion to Phish), roots music in Chicago, and how classic country...Read more

Murder By Death Get Their Foodie On With Paste Magazine

March 26th, 2015 by bsradmin

We always look forward to reading the Paste Magazine foodie interviews with bands. We knew Murder By Death had great taste, and this one lived up to the hype. Read Adam and Sarah's thoughts on eating on the road, family recipes, bad shrimp salad, and more here. (Plus a recipe for Sarah's mom's famous lentil soup! We'll be trying that...Read more

Rolling Stone Chronicles the Story Behind 'Revenge of the Mekons' Documentary (Now Playing in Select Cities!)

March 26th, 2015 by bsradmin

Rolling Stone has the story on the making of Revenge of the Mekons, the documentary about everyone's favorite cult first wave punk/country/art/etc. band that's playing in select US theaters now. The piece includes comomentary from Jon Langford, Sally Timms, and director Joe Angio. Read it here.

See where Revenge of the Mekons is playing near you....Read more


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