"'Crippled & Crazy' is the definition of autobiographical for Biram, who was severely injured in a 2003 collision...Read more
We are excited to announce the signing of Sarah Shook & the Disarmers. Their song "Keep the Home Fires Burnin'" is now streaming below via PopMatters. Bloodshot will release the group’s latest album Sidelong on CD, vinyl LP, and digital on April 28th, followed by another new album in 2018. The band will...Read more
Cory Branan's new album ADIOS is coming April 7th! Hear new song "Imogene" right here via Rolling Stone and pre-order on CD, digital, vinyl LP, or deluxe limited PINK(!) vinyl LP.
"The track pairs Branan's scissor-sharp songwriting instincts – melodies that pitch their tent halfway between the fresh and the familiar, backed by...Read more
The mighty Ha Ha Tonka has returned! New album Heart-Shaped Mountain is coming March 10th! Hear triumphant new song "Race to the Bottom" now via Culture Collide. And pre-order the album on CD, vinyl LP, or digital here.
"A Springsteen-esque ballad while pushing forward to cinematic edges —...Read more
Scott H. Biram will release a new album, entitled The Bad Testament, on February 24. This will be his 9th album overall and 6th with Bloodshot Records, his first since 2014's Nothin' But Blood. The Bad Testament lands somewhere west of the Old Testament and south of an AA handbook, straddling the chasm between sin and redemption. It’s...Read more
We're releasing a William Elliott Whitmore & Esmé Patterson 7" single this Friday, and The A.V. Club is now streaming Whitmore's gothic country cover of Patterson's "Elysium." It'll send a chill right through your bones.
The single is a limited edition pressing of 1000 and...Read more
We're releasing a William Elliott Whitmore and Esmé Patterson 7" single on November 18th! They're covering each other's songs. You can hear Ms. Patterson's wicked version of Mr. Whitmore's "Not Feeling Any Pain" via Uproxx RIGHT HERE!
Esmé says: "I opened for Will on a tour of his last year and...Read more
Hot dang! Here's a brand new tune from Texas honky tonk troubadour Wayne Hancock, courtesy of Guitar World. Listen here. It's from The Train's upcoming album Slingin' Rhythm, out next Friday on CD, vinyl LP, and digital. Pre-order here.
As the title suggests, this one's a little dark, but it'll still drag you on out to the...Read more
The Flat Five's debut album It's a World of Love and Hope comes out TOMORROW but you can hear it TODAY via PopMatters! Hear all 12 charming indie pop and soul songs (with many other genres sprinkled about), and then get the album on CD, vinyl LP, and digital.
"A pop supergroup called The...Read more
Gee willikers! Another new Flat Five track is streaming via Elmore Magazine right here! "Buglight" is seriously catchy '50s pop euphoria. And it's on their debut album It's a World of Love and Hope, which comes out this Friday! Pre-order it on CD, vinyl LP, or digital here.
"There’s a lot of love in this group...Read more
Watch New Orleans slide guitarist Luke Winslow-King's uplifting new music video for "No More Crying Today" via PopMatters right here! The song is the grand finale to LWK's new album I'm Glad Trouble Don't Last Always.
The video was filmed in Aldea de San Miguel, Spain during Luke's recent European tour.
Impose Magazine is streaming a new song from The Flat Five! "Almond Grove" is an earworm you won't be able to shake. Impose says it's "refreshing, retro pop with shades of modern indie rock."
You can hear Luke Winslow-King's new song "Heartsick Blues" right now via The Bluegrass Situation! Pre-order his new album 'I'm Glad Trouble Don't Last Always' on CD, vinyl LP, or digital.
Luke says "It's about cheating on the dance floor at a country two-step honky-tonk." And it sounds like just that....Read more
"Nodding to Bob Wills with its bouncy Western swing tempo, "Slingin' Rhythm" lets Hancock spell out the inherent joys and struggles...Read more