1. Musicians Giving Back At New Orleans Benefits

    January 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Musicians such as Sally Timms, Jon Langford, My Morning Jacket's Patrick Hallahan and Kimya Dawson are uniting in New Orleans next week for Musicians Bringing Musicians Home III, a concert "retreat" t Musicians such as Sally Timms, Jo ...

  2. A Deep Southern Journey

    August 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 What do you call Southern music that's not soul our gospel, not country or blues or even crunk? Wayne Robins ponders that question while enjoying a steady dose of the Handsome Family, Johnny Dowd and I've been listening to a lot of souther ...

  3. Bloodshot Bundles Live Clips For DVD

    July 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Esteemed indie label Bloodshot Records is eyeing an Oct. 4 release for an as-yet-untitled retrospective DVD, which was produced by label co-owner Rob Miller. Esteemed indie label Bloodshot Records is eyeing an Oct. 4 release for an as-yet-untitled r ...

  4. Dirty Three Finds Its Voice On New Album

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran instrumental trio the Dirty Three adds vocals to the mix for the first time in its career on "Cinder," its seventh studio album. Veteran instrumental trio the Dirty Three adds vocals to the mix for the first time in its career on & ...

  5. Bloodshot Celebrates 10 Years Of 'Sin'

    June 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chicago-based roots label Bloodshot Records is plotting a two-disc compilation to celebrate its 10th anniversary. Chicago-based roots label Bloodshot Records is plotting a two-disc compilation to celebrate its 10th anniversary. Acts slated to partic ...

  6. Hot Product

    July 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alejandro Escovedo A Star-Studded Tribute A top-shelf roster of artists has pitched in for "Por Vida," a tribute album for singer/songwriter Alejandro Escovedo due this week via Or Music. The set also boasts a previously unreleased track b ...

  7. The Executioner's Last Songs: Volumes 2 and 3

    July 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 It may seem ironic to choose murder, torture and lawlessness as themes for a compilation to benefit the National Coalition Against the Death Penalty, but Jon Langford & the Pine Valley Cosmonauts It may seem ironic to choose murder, torture and ...

  8. Wilco-Related Releases Set To Flood Market

    March 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After waiting more than a year for the release of Wilco's fourth studio album, "Yankee Hotel Foxtrot," fans of the Chicago band will soon find a bevy of Wilco-related projects made available. As previ After waiting more than a year fo ...

  9. Pelo

    January 30, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Young urban hipsters who can't wait for the next Tortoise album, you're in luck. The Aluminum Group's "Pelo" features the lush production and silky arrangements one expects to find on a Tort Young urban hipsters who can' ...