Cory Branan is gearing up to release his Bloodshot debut, Mutt, on May 22 ( pre-order now!)--to whet your appetite, you can listen the new single "Bad Man" via out pals at PASTE. Also just announced: Cory's headlining US and European tour:
18 - Montreal, Quebac @ Underworld
19 - Champlain, Ontario @ Beau's All Natural Brewing
23 -... Read more
Check out the trailer to Justin Townes Earle's upcoming album, Nothing's Going To Change The Way You Feel About Me Now, out on Bloodshot on March 27.
You can download the title track by visiting justintownesearle.com.
Before the tidal wave of unruly in-laws, hyper-kinetic consumerism, and stale fruitcakes arrive, here's Graham Parker's "Almost Thanksgiving Day"--quite literal in its subject matter--from his 2004 release, Your Country. Happy Thanksgiving from your pals at Bloodshot!
As we in Chicago continue to build our Ark and sweep the rising tide of frogs out the front door, we bid you WELCOME to the Friday digest. Lots of fun things to look at and read about, so QUIT WORKING for a second.
I've just put the finishing touches on an album I've been working on with my smart ass friends The Meat Purveyors from Austin, Texas. Imagine a marriage of their bluegrass on steroids, my songs and primitive, crunchy guitar and you'll get the picture. But, alas...you don't have to just imagine because I'm giving it away FREE, absolutely... Read more
The fine folks at Daytrotter were so kind to invite Justin Townes Earle into their studio, and the stunning results are now available to download here! Not only did Justin turn out sturdy versions of favorites from The Good Life and Yuma, but he also recorded Daytrotter-exclusive covers of The Replacements' "Can't Hardly Wait" and Blind... Read more