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
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
We’ve had our collective eye on these fellas for a while, after getting our grubby little hands on the recordings that will soon be their Bloodshot debut release,...Read more
Introducing the newest addition to the Bloodshot roster...Nashville-via-Birmingham group Banditos! Like them, follow them, and get to know them.
Back in March we saw Banditos at one of those fly-by-night, hole-in-the-wall bars that sprout like skunkweed on Sixth Street in Austin, TX during the height of SXSW crazy. The only other patrons were Bud Light-swilling bros watching a...Read more
Bloodshot Records is very excited to announce the signing of New Orleans-based artist Luke Winslow-King. Luke initially caught our ear with his unique style, emerging from the ashes of Delta blues, New Orleans traditional jazz, ragtime, and pre-war American folksong. After being transfixed watching Luke and singer/washboard player Esther Rose perform gorgeous duets at a...Read more
We've had our eye on Cory for just about as long as he's been honing his air-tight, clever version of the perfect storysong. For those who don't know him, though, Branan is the owner of two well-crafted, kinetically charged albums--2002's The Hell You Say and 2006's 12 Songs--on Madjack Records. From the...Read more