Six Port Merch Artists Nominated for Americana Music Awards


Jason Isbell, Bonnie Raitt, Lucinda Williams, Lake Street Dive, John Moreland, and The Milk Carton Kids are among the nominees for the 15th annual Americana Honors and Awards! Congrats to all of these great Port Merch clients who are at the top of their game and being recognized for it! See all of the nominees and get more info at Rolling Stone and the Americana Music Association website.


May News: The Jayhawks, Bonnie Raitt, Nada Surf, Stryper, and more


Sorry for the break from news updates, but we’ve been extraordinarily busy! We’re bringing our online store system kicking and screaming into the 21st century, and it has been labor-intensive to say the least.

We’ve picked up several new artists since we last dispatched an update – The Jayhawks, The Hip Abduction, Yarn, High Highs, and The Ragbirds all have spiffy new online stores! They’ve got news as well. Veteran outfit The Jayhawks have just released their amazing ninth album, Paging Mr. Proust. Yarn has a new album coming later in May that is now available for pre-order. In addition, The Hip Abduction, High Highs, and The Ragbirds also recently released albums. These are all things you should investigate by clicking the band names above.

Bonnie Raitt has been one of the big musical stories of 2016, returning with a new album and hitting the road with a vengeance. Her online store has also been rejuvenated with all kinds of new merch from the Dig In Deep Tour – posters, shirts, hats, and koozies await you!

Nada Surf might be one of the busiest bands on the planet right now. They released a flawless new album in February, completed a European tour, and are now hitting the road in the US for a summer jaunt. Check out dates at their website and new tour merchandise at their online store.

St Paul and The Broken Bones continue to gain new fans worldwide, and they’ve got a couple of colorful new shirts for the summer as well. Check out their store and get some eye-catching new threads!

John Moreland has a couple of very, very cool limited edition posters available in his store for the first time ever.

Stryper continue to add to their cache of goodies with new vintage baseball-style shirts, “burnout” logo shirts. dog collars, stickers, patches, temporary tattoos, and more! Check out all the ways you can Stryper-fy your life.

Thanks for your support of Port artists!


February News: Lake Street Dive, Nada Surf, Mavis Staples, Puddles Pity Party, The Brothers Comatose


Love is most definitely in the air at Port Merch this month, as we are being showered with the kisses of many awesome new releases.

LAKE STREET DIVE has released their latest pop masterpiece, Side Pony, and it is shipping now. As is the custom, they’ve also stocked their online store with lots of new shirts! Visit their new store for more info.

Musical legend MAVIS STAPLES has also released a new album, which is a big deal! Livin’ on a High Note is shipping now, and autographed CDs are available. Mavis also signed a few copies of her amazing book, I’ll Take You There, and they are available for a limited time.

In early March, rock veterans NADA SURF will release their 7th full-length album of original songs, You Know Who You Are. The album is amazing and you need to preorder it on CD or LP now! They’ve also provided us with a limited amount of the 3-LP live album Live at the Neptune Theatre.

Rather than vote for some other clown this fall, we ask that you consider voting the Pity Party. PUDDLES PITY PARTY has thrown his pitiful little hat into the ring and there’s a whole new line of merch including shirts, buttons, and stickers.

THE BROTHERS COMATOSE also have a new album coming in early March. City Painted Gold is now available for preorder on CD or LP.


2016 Brings New Releases, New Artists


Happy New Year from Port Merch! We’re just 12 days into 2016, and there’s a lot happening here. In the last couple of weeks, we’ve welcomed a new artist to our roster, and unleashed a couple of great new releases.

JOHN MORELAND is a singer and writer from Oklahoma specializing in stripped-down, gritty songs with influence from rock, punk, folk, and blues. He’s quickly garnering a national following on the strength of his latest release, High On Tulsa Heat. Check out all of the albums he has to offer, plus his new shirts, at his new online store.

The new album from LUCINDA WILLIAMS, The Ghosts of Highway 20, is now available for pre-order. The 2-CD set will be released on February 5th, and it features instrumental icons Bill Frisell and Greg Leisz on all 14 tracks. Garden and Gun Magazine says the album “has the feel of a masterpiece”. Pre-order it here.

Another musical icon, MAVIS STAPLES, begins another year of her illustrious career with a new album. Livin’ on a High Note features songs written specifically for Mavis by the likes of Benjamin Booker, Nick Cave, Justin Vernon, tUnE-yArds, Neko Case, Aloe Blacc, Ben Harper, and others. This is one of the can’t-miss albums of the year, coming at you on February 19 and available for pre-order now.

More legends at work – BONNIE RAITT has a new album coming soon, and you can pre-order it here. We’ll be fulfilling your order from Bonnie’s official store, so don’t worry! See and listen to the new single, “Gypsy in Me”, below!

Other news and notes:
OKKERVIL RIVER has addred new shirts and hoodies to their online store.


Holiday Sales Galore!


Cool music-related merchandise is one of the very best things you can give or receive during the holidays, and our bands are running some fantastic sales on music, shirts, posters, and more right now. Look for your favorite artists in the alphabetical list below! Save as much as 60% on some items! Order now for shipping this week and avoid the stress of last-minute delivery. Take advantage of great discounts from your favorites, or discover something new for less.

ARCHERS OF LOAF – 10% off everything

BEN SOLLEE – 20% off everything with code “solleeholidays”

THE BROTHERS COMATOSE – 20% off everything

JASON ISBELL – 20% off everything through 12/31/15

JESSE TERRY – 15% off everything

J.J. CALE – 20% off everything

LANGHORNE SLIM – 20% off everything

MINOR ALPS – 15% off everything

NADA SURF – 15% or more off everything

OTIS TAYLOR – Autographed CDs are just $11.99

THE SILOS – Specially priced holiday combo packs available

VIENNA TENG – 15% off everything


Collective Soul Opens New Online Store At Port Merchandise


We recently became the online store and fulfillment provider for rock veterans COLLECTIVE SOUL! The band released their 9th album, See What You Started By Continuing, last month and is currently on tour. Check out their new album, along with shirts, hats, and other items, at their store!


Stryper’s New Album and Shirts Available Now


FALLEN, the new album from hard rock veterans Stryper, is now available! The CD is just $10.98 for a limited time. There is also a special Fallen t-shirt available in short or long sleeve versions. head on over to their online store to see these items and a lot more!


The Black Lillies’ New Album Out Now


HARD TO PLEASE, the latest release from festival favorites The Black Lillies, is shipping (and downloading) now. The album is the band’s fourth offering and it includes ten of the songs that have made them a much-discussed commodity in the realm of blues, folk, and Americana music. Right now, you can get any shirt in their store for only $10.00 when you purchase Hard To Please on CD, LP, or digitally, so head to their shop and treat yourself!


The Brothers Comatose Release New Merch


The Brothers Comatose have stocked their online store with new shirts! Check out the Falcon T in men’s and women’s styles, plus a sweet Pie logo tank top for the ladies.


New Langhorne Slim Shirts In Stock


Head over to the Langhorne Slim store and get your hands on all of the new shirt designs. He’s always had some of the best-looking merch in the business and these new shirts continue that tradition.