News

DECEMBER 2015

MERRY XMAS! DIG THIS...

"Bloodshot Bill, legendary Canadian one-man band and heir apparent to the Hasil Adkins crown, is on the make and on the move with a new album and a rash of dates worldwide. Catch him while you can!"  - NORTON RECORDS

Hey, Did ya know I've been nominated for an award? The AMERIPOLITAN AWARDS (Austin, TX) have unveiled their list of nominees and yours truly is plopped into the "BEST OUTLAW MALE" category - Anyone can vote, so take a peek HERE!

Norton News!! Here's what I'm up to - this week and beyond!

Whoa, where are we? It's been a wild ride of a year so far, and it ain't over yet!  Been all over USA, Europe and Canada and now headed to Mexico for the first time in 8 years... 2016 ain't gonna slow down either - Got tours already planned for Florida (w/ Flat Duo Jets main man DEX ROMWEBER), Texas, Europe, plus a new full-length album coming on Norton Records!

...and check this new toon and video - CREATURE FROM THE SKY - made by IZO's Sylvain Jodoin!  Available soon on split 7" from Trailer Park Records (with great artwork by Olaf Jens), and download available now here !

 

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OLDER NEWS

"Atomic third Norton long player from the fifth hardest working man in show business! 16 brand new killer recordings!"
Check out new LP - SHOOK SHAKE!
 
..and check new Bandcamp page for unreleased toons!
 
 
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 "Here it is at long last is the world’s greatest living one man band’s second album featuring sixteen high geared winners!" 

  Check some songs from THE LONESOME ROAD here and here ...and grab a copy here !

 

INTERVIEWS

- Some recent talks with Ponyboy, Orlando Weekly, The Main, Do Savannah, CMJ and Miami New Times!

 

DD on FB

 New DING-DONGS page on Facebook (there's an "old" page floating out there too...let it float, and head to this new one!)

 Get all the latest info there, and grab the new album RANG TANG DING DONG!

 

TK's moonlight as BA's

 TANDOORI KNIGHTS (King Khan & Bloodshot Bill) have gone undercover and recorded a new single as THE BOLLYWOOD ARGYLES! Released on Norton    Records new Popular Demand series. Rippin' (or is that "ripped"?) takes on Alley Oop ("Ali Oop") & Linda Lu ("Vinda Loo"). Grab your copy NOW and send the neighbors runnin'!

 
 
 
 
REVIEWS
 
- Check these neat pics / review taken in Brooklyn, courtesy of Paper Mag
 
- Interviews with the CBC (Canada) and Blues @ Greece (Greece)
 
- Article from The Coast (Halifax, NS)
 
- Show review from Exclaim Magazine  (...and a Larry Brinkley reference to boot - WHOA!)
 
- Show review Beatroute (scroll down a bit past indie rock crap)
 
 
 
 
iTunes  - "Hey, Downloaders!"  
 
Check out BB on iTunes and carry him in your pocket wherever you go!
 
- Rang Tang Ding Dong - The Ding-Dongs (Norton Records, 2013)
 
- Lonesome Road - Bloodshot Bill (Norton Records, 2013)
 
- So Blue - Bloodshot Bill (Transistor 66, 2012)
 
- Out The Door - Bloodshot Bill  (Transistor 66, 2012)
 
- Thunder & Lightning - Bloodshot Bill  (Norton Records, 2011)
 
- Curry Up! - Tandoori Knights  (Norton Records, 2010)
 
- The Ding-Dongs  (Norton Records, 2010)
 
- Git High Tonite! - Bloodshot Bill  (Transistor 66, 2009)
 
 
 
 
OLDER NEWS..but still newsworthy
 
Check this neat video for Tandoori KnightsBHAJI BLUES that Nick Benidt surprised us with...Enjoy!
 
Here's some videos from our tour:
 
 
 
 
THAT'S DISGUSTING!
300 AU MAX, a bowling alley in Longueuil, QC, is introducing a new burger - The DEGUEU BURGER ("disgusting" burger translated to English from French) - and has asked me to help 'em spread the word... Get a quick taste now with this video we made  - CAUTION: I sing in French - Bon appetit!
*NOTE* The 30-second radio ad for the Degeue Burger is on the "OUT THE DOOR" EP (Transistor 66 records)
 
 
 
 
BLOODSHOT BILL "Thunder & Lightning" LP - on Norton records!!  
 
Here's the word from Nortonville:
"He’s made scads of solid senders all over the globe, but here’s the one man racket squad’s first full length Norton platter and we think it’s his best offering to date! THUNDER AND LIGHTNING features brand new Bloodshot Bill-penned rockers like Crazy ‘Bout The Girl and The Hunt plus killer remakes of Tooter Boatman’s title thumper and Eddie Cochran’s brooding Dark Lonely Street – GET THIS ALBUM!"
Available at Norton Records, cool record shops and at shows!
 
Click here to see the video for Thunder & Lightning.
 
 
 
COVER BAND
 
Hour Magazine had a cover story on BB & The Hand-Cuffs recently...Click HERE to read the article.
 
 
 
COOL CLIPS
 
- Here's a neat video of "Stop!" from the Thunder & Lightning LP, courtesy of CHOM FM.
 
- HICK-UPS at the NEW ENGLAND SHAKE-UP 
 
Here's a video tribute to Madrid, the famous restaurant/hotel/truck stop at exit 202 on Hwy 20 in Quebec, known for it's Monster Trucks and     Dinosaurs...Watch it HERE and enjoy!  Yummmmm!
 
Here's some videos of me playing in The Crows Nest barber shop in Toronto....courtesy of The Untold City!
 
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Click here for an interview I did with Montreal's CUTV, enjoy!
 
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Here's a short french/english/acapella(?) interview I did in Sherbrooke with Art Focus TV.
 
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 this silly interview I did with Jake La Botz, who happens to play the guitarist in Blues Hammer (!) from the movie Ghost World!
 
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- I thought this was neat, taken from a show in Toronto, Nov.'10.
 
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- Wanna see me mumble and talk really bad french?  Check out this interview clip from Musiqueplus.
 
 
..are you still reading this?!
 
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- Here's a neat-o profile CBC's Bande-a-Pardid on me - just your average "day in the life" kinda thing (massages, limos, wine, chicken wings, piggin' out...you know, average!).
 
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- On the Hog Maw 10-inch "Homicide", There are 3 songs (Afraid To Take A Chance, Diddley Babe and Tellin' Ya Baby) credited to me that I did not write, this is a mistake on the labels part, not me trying to take credit for 3 kick-ass songs - It has been corrected for the re-press - Sorry for any confusion!
 
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...and loads more coming...til then, remember:
 
GET LOOSE OR GET LOST!!!