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BourbonBlog.com Shooter JenningsBarrel House Distilling  tells that country music artist Shooter Jennings has signed a partnership agreement with Barrel House Distilling Company, makers of Devil John Moonshine, and Accelerated Brands, a spirits brand development firm.

The deal, which includes promotional support of Jennings’ recent ‘The Other Life’ CD and movie release, his upcoming summer Gunslinger Tour, and future development of the artist’s own line of spirits, was announced following the May 2013 contract signing.

“This partnership was triggered when a fan of Shooter’s gave him a bottle of Devil John,” said Jon Hensley, Shooter Jennings’ agent.

“Shooter knows moonshine and he loved it. He also liked that the brand is faithful to an original eastern Kentucky ‘shine recipe, now distilled by Devil John Wright’sdescendent, Pete Wright.

In Shooter’s own words,” Hensley said, ‘Devil John is real deal moonshine’.” Wright, along with fellow Kentuckian Jeff Wiseman, founded Barrel House Distilling Company in the historic James E. Pepper Distillery. Since 2008, they’ve been making the cane and corn based spirit in a direct fire copper still – just as Devil John Wright would have distilled 150 years ago.

“We’ve made sure that Devil John Moonshine is totally authentic to the original recipe and distillation process,” Wright said.

“This is a natural pairing of an original music artist and spirits distillery – both having a successful family pedigree and high level of authenticity in their respective fields,” said David Perry, President of Accelerated Brands. “It’s a natural fit that we hope to build on with Devil John Moonshine and future Shooter Jennings’ spirits brands.”

Watch the video trailer advertising ‘The Other Life’ CD and movie.

Shooter Jennings is a Los Angeles based singer/songwriter and the host Electric Rodeo on Sirius-XM. He will be touring this summer on The 2013 Gunslinger Tour.

 

Barrel House Distilling Company

barrel house distilling Company, Lexington, Kentucky

Barrel House Distilling Company, Lexington, Kentucky

Barrel House Distilling, Lexington, Kentucky, is an artisan distiller of moonshine, aged rum and vodka following time-honored recipes and distilling traditions. For More Information, visit the website at www.barrelhousedistillery.com.

About Accelerated Brands: Accelerated Brands, a Chicago-based brand development firm, provides marketing, social media and distribution support to artisan spirits brands, helping them reach the ‘Magic 25,000 case level.’

 

 

Devil John Moonshine

Devil John Moonshine

Devil John Moonshine

Devil John Moonshine is made in honor of the legendary Devil John, Civil War soldier, lawman & moonshiner from Kentucky.

This small batch spirit looks back to a time when many a still ran in the hills of Kentucky to quench the thirst of men like Devil John and his crew.

Devil John Moonshine is handcrafted by Barrel House Distilling Co. in building no. 9 at 90 proof with the highest quality and attention to detail.

 

The Other Life Shooter Jennings

The Other Life new album from Shooter Jennings

The Other Life – A Film by Blake Judd

The Gunslinger Tour Dates

 

  Jun 06 THUNDER ON THE MOUNTAIN Ozark, AR Tickets
  Jun 07 Brazos Nights: TEXAS MUSIC SHOWCASE Waco, TX
  Jun 08 Waylon Jennings Birthday Bash Whiteface, TX Tickets
  Jun 16 Luckenbach Dancehall Fredericksburg, TX Tickets
  Jun 21 The Orange Peel Asheville, NC Tickets
  Jun 22 Amos’ Southend Charlotte, NC Tickets
  Jun 23 The Boathouse Myrtle Beach, SC Tickets
  Jun 27 Dauphin’s Countryfest Dauphin, Canada Tickets
  Jun 29 2nd Chance Rocks the Two Virginias @ Mitchell Stadium Bluefield, WV Tickets
  Jul 03 The Sinclair Cambridge, MA Tickets
  Jul 05 Cavendish Beach Music Festival Cavendish, Canada Tickets
  Jul 09 Common Ground Music Festival Lansing, MI Tickets
  Jul 11 Bottle & Cork Dewey Beach, DE Tickets
  Jul 13 Renfro Valley Old Barn Shows Renfro Valley, KY
  Jul 21 The Echoplex Los Angeles, CA Tickets
  Jul 22 The Independent San Francisco, CA Tickets
  Jul 23 Swiftel Center Brookings, SD Tickets
  Jul 24 Vetter Stone Amphitheater Mankato, MN Tickets
  Jul 26 Farmageddon Records Music Festival Cookeville, TN Tickets
  Jul 29 Live From The Divide Bozeman, MT Tickets
  Aug 03 Gorge Amphitheatre George, WA
  Aug 06 Easyriders Saloon Block Sturgis, SD Tickets
  Aug 09 The Cabooze Minneapolis, MN Tickets
  Aug 10 Budweiser Grand Nationals Peoria, IL Tickets
  Aug 15 The Blue Note Columbia, MO Tickets
  Aug 29 Majestic Theatre Madison, WI
  Aug 30 Harley-Davidson’s 110 Milwaukee, WI Tickets
  Sep 01 June Bug Ranch Cookeville, TN
  Sep 06 The Southgate House Revival-Sanctuary Newport, KY Tickets
  Sep 07 Chick Ridge Bike Rally Hardinsburg, KY Tickets
  Sep 14 Revolution Music Fest Monroe, LA
  Oct 12 Tybee Island Festival Tybee Island, GA Tickets
  Nov 22 Bridgestone Arena Nashville, TN Tickets
Shooter Jennings Electric Rodeo

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