For our 25th anniversary album Too Late to Pray: Defiant Chicago Roots, new school rock-n-roll guitar heroes ROOKIE recorded a fuzzed-out, swampy, T-Rexified version of a beloved new wave classic from Tears for Fears. Hear it now via New Noise Magazine.
Hear "The Smoke & the Stars," the album opener from Jason Hawk Harris's upcoming debut album right now via Paste Magazine. The astounding record is coming out in about two weeks. Pre-order on digital, CD, or ghost white vinyl LP.
"If Jason Hawk Harris isn’t selling out the Ryman within the next year or so,...Read more
Jason Hawk Harris's new song "I'm Afraid," a "high-speed honky tonk burner," is now playing via Billboard! Listen here.
Jason told Billboard the basis for the song: "He was telling me this story about how his mom had hung up all this really scary Catholic iconography of Jesus above his bed
Ruby Boots returns with new song "Might Be Losing My Mind," a collaboration with Mississippi-via-Nashville rock-n-rollers Indianola! Hear the "blackened whirl of punk’s raw noir and late '70s/early '80s jukebox glory" right here via Glide Magazine.
The song hits all digital music platforms tomorrow. Pre-save on Apple and Spotify here.
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New song from roving bluesman Luke Winslow-King! The Bluegrass Situation is streaming Luke's tropically jazzy take on New Orleans folk classic "Going to New Orleans" ahead of his appearance at New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival this Friday.
The Yawpers new album 'Human Question' is coming April 19th. Pre-order on digital, CD, or jungle swirl vinyl LP.
Denver's resident blues-punk renegades The Yawpers will release their new album Human Question on April 19th! Hear the first song, "Child of Mercy," now via New Noise Magazine. It's a cyclone of highly dangerous rock-n-roll.
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Polar vortex be damned! The mighty Mekons are back!! The iconic art-punk-folk collective's first proper album in 8 years, Deserted, is coming March 29th. Hear the first song "Lawrence of California" right now via the mega Mekon fans at Rolling Stone!
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Vandoliers have arrived!! The Texas crew's Bloodshot debut album(!) Forever is coming February 22nd. It's a mix of youthful and defiant punk, rugged Red Dirt country, and vibrant Tejano. Hear the band's rowdy-as-all-hell new anthem "Troublemaker" right now via Rolling Stone!
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The album comes out next Friday! Listen and then pre-order on digital, CD, or vinyl LP.
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Another Laura Jane Grace & the Devouring Mothers shredder has landed! "Reality Bites," from the band's upcoming debut album Bought to Rot, is co-written by Sabrina Ellis of A Giant Dog and Sweet Spirit. Read more and hear the track via Billboard.
"A swift pop-rocker built on stomping drums and breathless guitar. Grace’s lyrics depict a tortured relationship as she sings about a person abandoned by a partner before a trip."...Read more
We are ecstatic to announce that Laura Jane Grace & the Devouring Mothers' debut album Bought to Rot will be released on November 9th!! Hear new song "Apocalypse Now (& Later)" and read an interview with Laura about the album right here via Rolling Stone.
New song and music video from William Elliott Whitmore! This time he's takin' on Harlan Howard's humble country classic "Busted." Watch the video, featuring Will performing with a band on an Iowa farm (and a dog!), right now via The Bluegrass Situation.
Then pre-order the album on digital, CD, or limited edition opaque yellow vinyl LP.
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