Bloodshot Bill started in his hometown of Montreal around 1998, with just a guitar and a stomp board. Since then, he's had over 30 releases throughout Europe and North America. Touring constantly, he has collaborated with such acts as The 126.96.36.199.'s, Jon Spencer, King Khan, beat poet Charley Plymell, Mark Sultan, Deke Dickerson, and Shannon Shaw. Plays well with others but is known mostly for his One Man Band act. Joe Coleman once called him "a cross betwen Jimmie Rodgers & Popeye". He's been in a few movies too, usually playing himself. Won FME's Coup De Coeur in 2007, and has more recently been a 3x-nominee for an Ameripolitan award.