SONG PREMIER: Household “Purpose”


STREAM: “Purpose” –

HOUSEHOLD has teamed up with Under The Gun Review to stream their song “Purpose” off their upcoming release With or Without, available September 30, 2014 via Blood & Ink Records.

Blood & Ink Records has announced pre-orders on bandcamp and their webstore for their newest release HOUSEHOLD With or Without – Available September 30, 2014.


Better Off covers Dawson’s Creek theme song in “At The Warehouse” series.


Blood & Ink Records is proud to announce a new video series titled, “At The Warehouse”! The first performance is with Blood & Ink alumni, Better Off. The band stopped by the warehouse last week and performed a couple songs unplugged, including the Dawson’s Creek theme song, “I Don’t Want To Wait”. Check it out on our YouTube page.

At The Warehouse: Better Off

Better Off “A Fool Walks Into a Bar and Cries Wolf” (Acoustic)

Better Off “I Don’t Want To Wait” (Dawson’s Creek Cover)

Better Off “Sick, Sad, Sons” (Acoustic)

Better Off released their highly acclaimed, debut album, “(I Think) I’m Leaving”, last year via Blood & Ink Records / 6131 Records. Find out more information about this release and more at!

B&I at summer festivals!


Blood & Ink Records will be at Audiofeed and Sonshine Festival this summer! Comrades, Household and Strengthen What Remains will be at both fest and we’ll also be selling merchandise including some special vinyl deals, tshirt, label distro and more!

July 3 – 6, 2014
Urbana, IL
  Sonshine Festival
July 16 – 19, 2014
Willmar, MN

Come say hi!

Comrades announce summer long tour!

COMRADES recently released their album “Safekeeper” on May 6, 2014 and have just announced a summer long tour across the country. More information can be found below and on our tour page. Go check these guys out!


COMRADES Summer 2014 Tour:

06/27/14 New Castle, VA @ Untitled Music Fest *
06/29/14 Columbus, OH @ Double Happiness *
06/30/14 Mansfield, OH @ Relax Coffee *
07/01/14 South Bend, IN @ The Well *
07/02/14 New London, IA @ The Filling Station **
07/03-05 Champaign, IL @ Audiofeed Fest
07/06/14 Minneapolis, MN @ House Show **
07/07/14 Galesburg, IL @ The Bean Hive **
07/10/14 Rockford, IL @ Frontline **
07/13/14 Grand Rapids, MN @ Pierced Fest **
07/15/14 Mounds View, MN Integrity Fest @ The Northstar Room **
07/16/14 Wilmar, MN @ Sunburnt Fest **
07/17/14 Wilmar. MN @ Sonshine Fest
07/18/14 Salina, KS @ Indian Rock Lodge ***
07/19/14 Oklahoma City, OK @ Jose’s House ***
07/20/14 McKinney, TX @ The All American ***
07/21/14 Midland, TX @ Kegler’s ***
07/22/14 Colorado Springs, @ CO House Show ***
07/23/14 Phoenix, AZ @ 51 West
07/25/14 Fresno, CA @ KuppaJoe
07/27/14 Medford, OR @ 220 King St.
07/28/14 Eugene, OR @ The Wandering Goat
07/29/14 Olympia, WA @ Le Voyeur
07/30/14 Walla Walla, WA @Jumpin’Jellybeanz
08/01/14 Coeur d’Alene, ID @ Hanging Dcuk
08/03/14 Laramie, WY @ House Show
08/04/14 Kearney, NE @ Knights of Columbus ***
08/05/14 Minneapolis, MN @ Household House **

*w/ Servants
**w/ Household
***w/ Lighthouses

Better Off announce tour with Fireworks!


BETTER OFF are excited to announce that they’ll be hitting the road with Fireworks & Young Statues in July!

07/11/14 Grand Rapids, MI @ The Stache
07/12/14 Iowa City, IA @ Blue Moose Tap House
07/13/14 Burnsville, MN @ The Garage
07/15/14 Indianapolis, IN @ Irving Theater
07/16/14 Louisville, KY @ The Vernon Club
07/18/14 Richmond, VA @ The Camel
07/19/14 Altoona, PA @ Archway Center
07/20/14 Jamestown, NY @ The Renaissance Center