is a Chicago
based independent record label
that was founded in 1993
. The founders of this label decided that there needed to be a home in Chicago
that combined the attitude and music of punk
with that of country
, and bluegrass
. As early as 1995 they decided to use the term "Insurgent
Country" to describe the catalog that they offer.
is the current home to talented recording artists such as Alejandro Escovedo
, John Langford
, the Old 97s
, and many, many others.
Information on current releases and tour dates for Bloodshot artists
can be found at: