FEW Spirits to Release Bloodshot Records' White Lightning Whisky - Release Party in Chicago on 9/9!

August 23rd, 2017 by bsradmin

Award-winning craft distillery FEW Spirits and venerable Chicago independent record label Bloodshot Records have joined forces for a third time, this year for White Lightning Whisky, a mighty, mighty pleasin' modern take on a lightly aged 'shine. So we're gettin' our honky tonk on at FEW Spirits' distillery at 918 Chicago Avenue in Evanston, IL on Saturday September 9th from 1PM to 5PM to celebrate...Read more

Bloodshot Records Roars into Austin for SXSW 2020!

February 20th, 2020 by bsradmin

All Bloodshot SXSW events have been canceled. Sending love to our dear friends in our second home of Austin, Texas.

Bloodshot Records will make its 25th SXSW excursion (read that: twenty. fifth.) to Austin, Texas March 17th to 21st! We're stacking the rigs (and the lineup) for two big events featuring Bloodshot all-stars, veterans, rookies (literally!), and friends. 

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We Made Another Bourbon with FEW Spirits! Release Party January 8th at Delilah's in Chicago

December 20th, 2019 by bsradmin
Our next collaboration with the mad scientists at FEW Spirits is the Bloodshot Two-Barrel Bourbon Whisky! Handpicked by the Bloodshot Records crew and Chicago’s favorite Welsh whisky enthusiast Jon Langford for our 25th anniversary.

We will celebrate its release on Wednesday, January 8th at our birthplace Delilah's with Mr. Langford himself. DJ sets, tastings, cocktails, and more.

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Bloodshot Records Hosts 3rd Annual Record Store Day Pop-Up!

March 29th, 2019 by bsradmin

Our luxurious, MTV-Cribs-worthy Chicago headquarters will open up to the public for a storefront pop-up shop on Record Store Day 2019! This is our third straight year offering our Chicago neighbors an oasis in the retail chaos! No three-hour lines for a re-press of the complete Kenny Rogers catalog on tie-die vinyl! No mob scenes trying to grab a cassette...Read more

Bloodshot Heads to SXSW for the 24th Time!

March 11th, 2019 by bsradmin

This week Bloodshot Records will make its 24th SXSW excursion (in our 25th year!) to Austin! We're throwin' a near-record NINE (9!) of our best and brightest (and loudest) bands into the ol' Bloodshot hearse to perform at our annual showcase and day party, as well as a gully of other events around Austin. 

The main events include an Official Showcase on the night...Read more

The Bloodshot Holiday Pop-Up Shop Returns for Year 3!

November 20th, 2018 by bsradmin

It's that Bloodshot time of year! The last two holiday pop-ups have been rather busy and rather merry, so come on down to Bloodshot HQ in Chicago on December 8th from noon to 7PM to stock up and hang out! Third time's a charm.

Do some holiday shopping for those discerning friends and relatives.
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The Bloodshot Backyard Bash Returns to Nashville!

August 9th, 2018 by bsradmin

We'll see you in Nashville, Tennessee on Friday September 14th for the 3rd Annual Bloodshot Records Backyard Bash! It's free and open to the public, all ages, all are welcome: fans, friends, industry bigwigs and smallwigs, hangers-on. No fancy badge or wristband required. Just mosey on up to the backyard at East Nashville's finest record store The Groove and catch perfomances by...Read more


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