Bloodshot Records is celebrating their 20-year anniversary by releasing WHILE NO ONE WAS LOOKING: TOASTING 20 YEARS OF BLOODSHOT RECORDS. Artists such as Blitzen Trapper, Superchunk, Ted Leo, Ben Kweller, Chuck Prophet, Split Single, Daniel Romano, The Minus 5, Frank Turner, Andrew Bird, and The Handsome Family cover tracks by current and former Bloodshot artists like Neko Case, Graham Parker, Alejandro Escovedo, Lydia Loveless, Old 97's, Robbie Fulks, Justin Townes Earle, Waco Brothers, and Cory Branan. Below you can hear Blitzen Trapper do Ryan Adams's To Be Young (Is To Be Sad, Is To Be High), which you can download today from KUTX.
Blitzen Trapper - To Be Young (Is To Be Sad, Is To Be High
Original Ryan Adams version
A few more from WHILE NO ONE WAS LOOKING:
Look The Other Way by Chris Shiflett & The Dead Peasants (Justin Townes Earle cover)
Deep Red Bells" by Into It. Over It. (Neko Case cover)
Some other cool stuff Bloodshot has put out? Here ya go.
JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound - "I Am Trying To Break Your Heart" (Wilco cover)
The Silos - Behind Me Now
Evening Gown by Alejandro Escovedo feat. Jon Langford (Mick Jagger cover)
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