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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 06THUNDER ON THE MOUNTAINOzark, ARTickets
 Jun 07Brazos Nights: TEXAS MUSIC SHOWCASEWaco, TX
 Jun 08Waylon Jennings Birthday BashWhiteface, TXTickets
 Jun 16Luckenbach DancehallFredericksburg, TXTickets
 Jun 21The Orange PeelAsheville, NCTickets
 Jun 22Amos’ SouthendCharlotte, NCTickets
 Jun 23The BoathouseMyrtle Beach, SCTickets
 Jun 27Dauphin’s CountryfestDauphin, CanadaTickets
 Jun 292nd Chance Rocks the Two Virginias @ Mitchell StadiumBluefield, WVTickets
 Jul 03The SinclairCambridge, MATickets
 Jul 05Cavendish Beach Music FestivalCavendish, CanadaTickets
 Jul 09Common Ground Music FestivalLansing, MITickets
 Jul 11Bottle & CorkDewey Beach, DETickets
 Jul 13Renfro Valley Old Barn ShowsRenfro Valley, KY
 Jul 21The EchoplexLos Angeles, CATickets
 Jul 22The IndependentSan Francisco, CATickets
 Jul 23Swiftel CenterBrookings, SDTickets
 Jul 24Vetter Stone AmphitheaterMankato, MNTickets
 Jul 26Farmageddon Records Music FestivalCookeville, TNTickets
 Jul 29Live From The DivideBozeman, MTTickets
 Aug 03Gorge AmphitheatreGeorge, WA
 Aug 06Easyriders Saloon BlockSturgis, SDTickets
 Aug 09The CaboozeMinneapolis, MNTickets
 Aug 10Budweiser Grand NationalsPeoria, ILTickets
 Aug 15The Blue NoteColumbia, MOTickets
 Aug 29Majestic TheatreMadison, WI
 Aug 30Harley-Davidson’s 110Milwaukee, WITickets
 Sep 01June Bug RanchCookeville, TN
 Sep 06The Southgate House Revival-SanctuaryNewport, KYTickets
 Sep 07Chick Ridge Bike RallyHardinsburg, KYTickets
 Sep 14Revolution Music FestMonroe, LA
 Oct 12Tybee Island FestivalTybee Island, GATickets
 Nov 22Bridgestone ArenaNashville, TNTickets
Shooter Jennings Electric Rodeo

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