Released ahead of their annual 'Tonksgiving' shows, the EP was recorded during a 2014 show at Off Broadway in St. Louis. KDHX has the scoop along with a stream of the live version of "Caney Mountain" and an interview with frontman Brian...Read more
Bloodshot's Thanksgiving present to you! When the turkey's dry, but your racist old uncle's glass is always wet, when the everyone's talking about the other, more SUCCESSFUL sibling, or when a battle royale is waging over the TV remote, football versus Dancing with the Stars, the Bottle Rockets new video "Dog" is something everyone can agree on: cute dogs.
The Bottle Rockets are one of my all time favorite bands. I’ve produced a bunch of...Read more
Freakwater's trippy new music video for "The Asp and the Albatross" is now playing via The Bluegrass Situation! View with your third eye here. Vocalist/guitarist/mandola-player extraordinaire Janet Bean provided some excellent commentary on the song and video, so make sure ya read that too. Might learn yourself something.
"The Asp and the Albatross" is from the band's upcoming Bloodshot...Read more
On Dec. 4th we're releasing a six pack of drinkin' song 7" singles! To celebrate our 21st birthday!
For the collection, our pals in Deer Tick covered The Pogues' "If I Should Fall From Grace with God" (!!!!!), and you can hear it now on Stereogum! Pre-order the set here.
Packaged in a SUPER COOL custom six pack carton with handle...Read more
Here's another new song by The Mekons & Robbie Fulks from their upcoming collaborative album Jura, streaming on NPR Music! LISTEN HERE. The album will be released on limited edition vinyl LP and digital on Black Friday Record Store Day (11/27). Pre-order on iTunes and Bandcamp here.
NPR says it's "an album comprised of old sea chanteys...Read more
We're releasing Chicago/Louisville outsider country collective Freakwater's new album Scheherazade on February 5th! Listen to new song "The Asp and the Albatross" via Stereogum. The song is available now on a 7" single.
We are thrilled...Read more
We've been anxious to share this one. The Yawpers' new "Doing It Right" music video is playing on Nerdist! It's a true cinematic experience. And it's brutal. (Watch at work at your own risk. We're serious. This ain't for the faint of heart.)
The song is on The Yawpers' brilliantly supercharged new album...Read more
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
"Have you been waiting for the return of the Bottle Rockets? If you love indie-minded roots music, you have — even if you're not...Read more
The album includes new versions...Read more
Garage rock & soul titans Barrence Whitfield & The Savages will release their new album Under the Savage Sky on August 21st! Hear brand new scorcher "Incarceration Casserole" via Consequence of Sound HERE and preorder the album on CD, vinyl LP, iTunes, or Bandcamp HERE.
1000 copies pressed on deluxe 180-gram white vinyl with brand new cover art! These will go faster than you can say "West Texas! Vietnam!", so ya...Read more