Jon Langford Helps Close Down Maxwell's in style...

July 12th, 2013 by Rami

Waco Brother/Mekon Jon Langford helped close down one of indie rock's great venues this week, Maxwell's in Hoboken.

It was, as expected, a classy affair. A sampling:

"I went to the doctor recently, and he told me I had to stop masturbating," Langford announced. "I asked him why."

"Because I'm trying to take your pulse!" he concluded, to a cymbal shot...Read more

Yard Dog Comes to Chicago

May 31st, 2013 by Rami

Firecat Projects will be featuring Austin-based gallery, Yard Dog, and a collection of their "best of" works on Saturday, June 8 from 5-8PM, followed by a musical performance by the WACO BROTHERS at Fitzgerald's in Berwyn, IL. at 9PM.

Firecat will be presenting Yard Dog art gallery and a showcase of 7 folk artists including two Chicago locals,...Read more

Dinner & a show in Red Hook, Brooklyn

April 24th, 2013 by Rami

If you find yourself in the out of the way hipster enclave of Red Hook Brooklyn this Sunday night, why not treat yourself to a dinner and a show?

Stop by our buddies at the acclaimed Good Fork restaurant on Van Brunt and tell 'em we sent you. They'll hook you up with a tasty FREE dessert ( and...Read more

More Rosie Flores in the News

November 1st, 2012 by Rami

Rosie Flores' new album is out and the scribes be lovin' it. AND she recently took part in the star-studded Rock and Roll Hall of Fame tribute to Chuck Berry.

Check out Rolling Stone calling her out:

"San Antonio rockabilly singer Rosie Flores was one of the most impressive acts of the evening, performing endearing, country-flavored takes on "No Particular Place...Read more

Look who's singing with Neil F'ing Young!

October 25th, 2012 by Rami

Look over Neil's right shoulder, why, it's our own Maggie Bjorklund performing at the The Bridge School Benefit last weekend.

She was up there with a bunch of people we've never heard of, like The Flaming Lips, Crazy Horse, Lucinda Williams, Steve Martin, kd lang and others.

Organized by musician Neil Young and his wife, Pegi, the Bridge School Benefit Concert...Read more

We're Having a Birthday Party and You're Invited!

August 3rd, 2012 by Rami

Barely BS

In late July, Bloodshot turned 18!! In that hazy, crazy summer of '94, we put out a little compilation to alleviate our boredom (Angry Birds hadn't been invented yet...I know...it was like the Stone Age) and try and get into to shows for free. It features the first widely available recordings of...Read more

JON LANGFORD PERFORMING MUSIC FOR A PLAY IN WASHINGTON DC

May 18th, 2012 by Rami

If you're in the DC area, c'mon out to a staged reading of a new play featuring the music of Jon Langford

Nero/Pseudo is a mash up of ancient Rome and glam rock that features music by punk/alternative country legend Jon Langford (Mekons, Waco Brothers) and acclaimed songwriter/guitarist Jim Elkington (Jon Langford's Skull Orchard,The Zincs,...Read more

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