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Ben Nichols – I Woke Up In New Orleans – Bootleg Video

Ben Nichols – I Woke Up In New Orleans – Bootleg Video

Last week Ash Nicole uploaded some videos of Ben Nichols doing a couple of songs from the new Lucero record. I really like these and can’t wait to hear them with the full band treatment. Below is “I Woke In New Orleans” and if you go to the link above you can see “Young Outlaws” […]

Mickey Rickshaw – No Heaven for Heroes – 2015

Mickey Rickshaw – No Heaven for Heroes – 2015

By now you all know my penchant for music with a touch of Irish influence. What you might not know is how much stuff out there sounds like rehashed Flogging Molly or Dropkick Murphys and just isn’t up to snuff. What this means is that I am actually picky about the bands that I listen […]

Feel Bad For You – June 2015 – Mixtape

Feel Bad For You – June 2015 – Mixtape

It’s that time again kids! The curators over at Feel Bad For You have released the June mix tape for all of our enjoyment! I hope you are staying cool one way or another with the summer now upon us. 1. “It Must Be Summer” Fountains of Wayne Utopia Parkway (1999) Submitted By: @philnorman Comments: […]

Samuel Barker – These Lonesome Nights – Release

Samuel Barker – These Lonesome Nights – Release

A good friend and supporter of 9B has released an album. Samuel Barker plays with The Wayward Sons, who have opened for a lot of the bands we write about, and plays solo as well. His first full solo full length came out this month and it is available for 8 bucks over on Bandcamp. […]

Arlo Mckinley & The Lonesome Sound – Don’t Need to Know – Video

Arlo Mckinley & The Lonesome Sound – Don’t Need to Know – Video

Last Monday Arlo Mckinley & The Lonesome Sound released a video for “Don’t Need to Know” and if you missed then here’s your chance to catch up, if you didn’t then here’s your chance to watch it again. If you’re not familiar with these guys, and you should be, then this video is as good […]

Brent Best – Your Dog, Champ – Teaser Tracks

Brent Best – Your Dog, Champ – Teaser Tracks

Something that’s been years in the making is finally happening. On August 7, 2105, Last Chance Records will release the Brent Best solo album: Your Dog, Champ. Two tracks are currently available for streaming on Brent’s site and they are fucking good! I personally couldn’t be more excited about this release and stoked for Last […]

Poor ol Uncle Fatty – Blood Arkansan – 2015

Poor ol Uncle Fatty – Blood Arkansan – 2015

Blood Arkansan is the second full length release from Matthew “Fatty” Richards under the moniker Poor ol Uncle Fatty. It’s a little more on the country side than I’ve been writing about, but for me that’s a return to my roots here at 9 Bullets. I’ve had this in my hands since January but for […]

Have Gun, Will Travel – Science From An Easy Chair – Pre-Order

Have Gun, Will Travel – Science From An Easy Chair – Pre-Order

This Is American Music has announced the pre-order of Science From An Easy Chair by 9B favorites Have Gun, Will Travel. They’ve included a streaming track to whet our appetites, you know, just in case you don’t already trust HGWT and This Is American Music. If you’re not jumping on this then I’m not sure […]

American Dirt – Sunken Gardens – Exclusive Stream

American Dirt – Sunken Gardens – Exclusive Stream

The crew over at Twang N Bang is always great, and when they asked us to host an exclusive stream of the new American Dirt album I just couldn’t say “No”. It’s currently in pre-order so your first chance to hear the whole is right here. I will be reviewing the album closer to the […]

Frank Turner – Positive Songs For Negative People – Pre-Order

Frank Turner – Positive Songs For Negative People – Pre-Order

Frank Turner has announced the release date, 08/07/2015, gave us a pre-order for Positive Songs for Negative People, and dropped a video.