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The Bobby Lees – Move: Video

The Bobby Lees will unleash their new album Skin Suit on May 8th via Alive Naturalsound Records. The LP was produced by underground punk legend Jon Spencer of the Blues Explosion. Sam Quartin (vocals, guitar), Kendall Wind (bass), Macky Bowman … Continue reading

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Blackup – Club Dorothee: Pre-Order

Blackup – Club Dorothee is available for pre-order on black or red vinyl, download and as vinyl / t-shirt / button bundle direct from Blackup.Bandcamp.com. “Jon Spencer contributed to the album opener ‘Panther’s Kiss’ with his sweet-ass vocals. And it’s … Continue reading

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The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Alternative Nation, MTV (1996): Video

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion set for Alternative Nation, MTV Studios, London, UK on 6 October 1996. Broadcast on 29 October 1996 Presented by Toby Amies Produced by Katelijne De Backer Assisted by Nick Hutchings Directed by Nick Wickham SET … Continue reading

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Mojo: This Is A Call feat. The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

The new issue of Mojo Magazine (#318 / May 2020) features Bellbottoms by The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion on it’s ‘This Is A Call’ compilation CD. Available in the UK from 17 March 2020. Tracklist: 01. Sugar – Gift 02. … Continue reading

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The Bobby Lees – I’m A Man: Track Premiere

The Bobby Lees – I’m A Man (from the forthcoming Jon Spencer-produced album ‘Skin Suit‘) is featured as a track premiere on BlurtOnline.com. It takes a lot of balls to try and pull off a Bo Diddley cover. So it … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer in ‘Music Portraits 1989-2001’ by Hester Doove

Jon Spencer from the Hester Doove book ‘Music Portraits 1989-2001’, published June 2020. Pages:160 Size:220 x 269 mm More Info: https://hesterdoove.com/music-portaits/

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Happy Birthday Cristina Martinez!

Boss Hog – Winn Coma live at KEXP, Seattle, WA, US (12 July 2016). Host: Troy Nelson Audio Engineer: Kevin Suggs Cameras: Jim Beckmann, Alaia D’Alessandro & Justin Wilmore Editor: Scott Holpainen Full Set Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-6KX02vy0c

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The Bobby Lees – Coin: New Single

The Bobby Lees – Coin was released Friday 6, February. Animation: Macky Bowman Video: Miles Rogoish Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y429hKPHtNw Taken from the Jon Spencer-produced album ‘Skin Suit‘ out on May 8, 2020 on Alive Naturalsound. “With its angular guitar riffs and … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Jon Spencer!

Photo: eatsdirt (https://www.flickr.com/photos/eatsdirt/)

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Rob Kennedy Interview: Stream Online

Check out the latest Forbidden Alliance radio show in which Robbie White interviews Rob Kennedy and Mike Miller of The Chumps. Rob also discusses his numerous bands including The Workdogs (Jon Spencer has worked with Rob Kennedy on many occasions … Continue reading

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Pussy Galore – Drums, New York City: Photo

Macioce Photography has recently posted this photo from a previously unlisted Pussy Galore show at Drums, New York City, NY, US with Gun Club and B.A.L.L. on 29 March 1988.

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E – LIVE: 2020

DATE VENUE CITY COUNTRY INFO 2020.02.06 State Street Pub Indianapolis, IN US Info 2020.03.13 WHPK 88.5FM Chicago, IL US *live set on for radio broadcast*

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The Guardian: Unforgettable Moments of Australian Music TV

#4: “The blues is number one!” – Jon Spencer destroys the Recovery set The much-missed tonic for Saturday morning hangovers, Recovery added an extra element of risk in that musical performances were genuinely live, rather than mimed. Like Countdown, though, … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Bowery Ballroom (29 December 2019): Photos

“The surprise opener for night 8 was Jon Spencer and his non-Blues Explosion solo project, The HITmakers, whose lineup includes Sam Coomes (Quasi), Bob Bert (Sonic Youth) and M. Sord. They played a quick-n-dirty set accented by crunchy riffs, howls … Continue reading

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The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – New Year

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6zDEIQ8Jsc

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The Bobby Lees – Skin Suit: Update

“The Bobby Lees are a young bone-shaking Garage Rock band out of Woodstock NY. Their new record “Skin Suit” is produced by underground punk legend Jon Spencer of the Blues Explosion, and mixes classic garage-punk hits with raw and emotive … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – Big Yule Log Boogie / My Christmas Wish

Jon Spencer – Big Yule Log Boogie / My Christmas Wish originally released as a Sub Pop singles club 7″ in December 1992.

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Matt Pinfield vs The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion (at Christmas)

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qSD1QFsRUFc

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Casa Franciscana, Mexico City: Review / Photos

“Quien sabe cuántas personas he conocido a lo largo de mi vida que han pedido y pedido a promotores que viniera Jon Spencer y fue Georgetown Records quien nos hizo el milagro de traer a uno de los mejores frontmen … Continue reading

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Jim Sclavunos interviews Bob Bert: Listen Online

Jim Sclavunos interviews Bob Bert on soho radio. Link: https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/jim-scalvunos-16122019/

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