We've got a couple excellent albums coming at you this summer from the Dex Romweber Duo and the Bottle Rockets, and both bands have announced album release tours that'll likely bring them to a venue near you.
C'mon out and say hi, and support the new music.
The first video from Justin's recent Harlem River Blues album was premiered exclusively on Paste Magazine today. Slippin' and Slidin' was shot and directed by Joshua Black Wilkins and provides an imtimate look at JTE's adopted NYC hometown.
Also, Justin announced the rest of his summer tour plans, so mark your calendars. Includes stops at...Read more
It's with both dismay and hopefulness that we pass along this news from Wayne's management:
With the support of his family, friends, club owners and label, Wayne Hancock has canceled his 2011 July and August tour dates to enter a comprehensive residential rehabilitation program.
Wayne is currently in a short-term rehab program and following his two Texas shows next week and...Read more
Due to health concerns, Exene unfortunately will not be able to continue her tour. All dates from April 4th thru the 18th.
Here is a statement from her:
"as you probably know by now, i was diagnosed with ms. i have been doing relatively well. i thought i could handle sxsw in austin, and a short...Read more
Here's a couple of announcements from one of our favorite commercial stations in the world, our own WXRT:
Elvis Costello with Alejandro Escovedo:
Performing a career-spanning, once in a lifetime one-man show, Elvis Costello is coming to the historic Chicago Theatre for The XRT/Bud Light BIG Holiday Concert December 20, with special guest Alejandro Escovedo. Tickets go on sale to the...Read more
• The Silos are streaming EVERY ONE OF THE ALBUMS IN ITS ENTIRETY on their website at:www.thesilos.net! These masterpieces of American music are not to be missed, and they are now all available for your edification.
• Friend of Bloodshot, Martin Atkins, will be...Read more
Videos! Interviews! Rather than post separately, here are the nifty bits 'o' media oddness that crossed our virtual desks today (well, maybe not TODAY, but I'm finally getting around to them.)
JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE CONFIRMS TOUR DATES
LOOKS FORWARD TO GETTING BACK TO WORK
IN SUPPORT OF ACCLAIMED HARLEM RIVER BLUES
"…music that defies generation and genre."--NPR's All Things Considered
After spending the last several weeks in a residential treatment program, Justin Townes Earle is planning his return to work in support of Harlem River Blues. Following the...Read more
While we are saddened to bring you this news, it is also quite hopeful:
JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE SUSPENDS TOUR DATES, ENTERS REHAB
WITH NEW CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED ALBUM OUT, EARLE LOOKS FORWARD TO GETTING BACK TO WORK
Justin Townes Earle has decided to suspend the remaining...Read more
What state of our fine union comes to mind when you think of true bad ass soul? That's right, UTAH!
Andre is hitting Utah for the first time ever and we look forward to hearing about what sort of cultural earthquakes he may set off. Check out THIS incredible picture and article in Salt Lake City's local alt-paper...Read more
Mr Rhythm is hitting the road in August and early September .
To help spread the word about his latest slab 'o' soul, some buddies at retail are coming through with some goodies for YOU, including chances to score free tickets to the shows. So, if you're in any of the of cities below, considered yourself tipped off...
SALT LAKE...Read more
Unfortunately Justin's shows this coming weekend will be cancelled. He injured his hand this past weekend and has 19 stitches and there's no way he can play guitar. We apologize for any inconveniences. We're working on rescheduling the Iron Horse show for late August and hope to make an announcement on that soon.
Usually, being the cruel overlords that we...Read more
Two of the finest songbirds in the world (we may be biased on that one, but we really don't think by TOO much) Nora and Kelly are even better when they sing together. Anyone who ever saw them Struts or Flat Five shows at the Hideout knows what we're talking about.
Jakob Dylan ain't no fool and...Read more