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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – ANGELO MAI, Roma: Photos / Review

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – ANGELO MAI, Roma, Italy (15 March 2019) “Urla e si dimena accennando coretti, suda a dismisura e sculetta mandando in visibilio i presenti attraverso un volume emorragico che da sempre contraddistingue i suoi live … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Circolo Magnolia, Milano: Photos

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Circolo Magnolia, Milano, Italy (13 March 2019). Photos: https://rumoremag.com/2019/03/14/le-foto-di-jon-spencer-the-hitmakers-al-magnolia-di-milano-13-03-2019/ https://www.nightguide.it/foto/5321063

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers: 2019 Tour Dates

DATE VENUE CITY COUNTRY Info 2019.03.13 Circolo Magnolia Milano Italy Info 2019.03.14 sPAZIO211 Torino Italy Info 2019.03.15 Angelo Mai Roma Italy Info 2019.03.16 Fabrik Cagliari Italy Info / Poster 2019.03.18 Locomotiv Club Bologna Italy Info 2019.03.19 Auditorium Flog Firenze Italy … Continue reading

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Asian Dub Foundation – Rafi’s Revenge: 21st Anniversary

On 22 March 2019 the 21st Anniversary edition of Rafi’s Revenge by Asian Dub Foundation will be reissued as a double CD set with bonus tracks including the Russell Simins remix of Free Satpal Ram. Details: “Originally peaked at #20 … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer: Qetic.jp Interview

Japanese-language Jon Spencer interview (with some great pictures). Link: https://qetic.jp/interview/jonspencer-feature/310379/

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Jon Spencer & The Hitmakers – The Echo: Review

“At this point, it was all making sense and the music acted like an unstoppable machine led a tireless man hammering his ‘hits’ with the swag of decades of rock ‘n’ roll while recycling about everything deep down in this … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer: Interviewed for Rockin’On

Jon Spencer was interviewed for a future issue of rockinon.com Blog Entry Here: https://rockinon.com/blog/rockinon/184090

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Ebisu LIQUIDROOM: Set List / Photos

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers show at Ebisu LIQUIDROOM, Tokyo, Japan on 20 February 2019. Photos via https://twitter.com/search?q=%23JonSpencer&src=tyah

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“Pop Quiz: Jon Spencer on going solo, growing old gracefully in garage rock”

“Pop Quiz: Jon Spencer on going solo, growing old gracefully in garage rock” Feature / interview from SF Chronicle.

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New interview with Jon Spencer: Needle and Grooves

Needle and Grooves: Jon Spencer – Musiker, David Möllmann – “Münsterbandnetz” Link: https://www.nrwision.de/mediathek/needle-and-grooves-jon-spencer-musiker-david-moellmann-muensterbandnetz-190211/

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Pussy Galore – Club With No Name (1989): Photos

Pussy Galore show at ‘Club With No Name’ @ Scream, Hollywood, LA, CA, US in 1989. Live Photo (top): Krk Dominguez Live Photos (bottom): Xrstine Franco

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Rough Trade NYC: Review

“When you watch him perform, it’s hard to imagine Mr. Spencer is past the half-century mark — he’s rock-star lean with a thick shock of dark hair (the obsidian gleam is sweat — the man runs on all eight cylinders). … Continue reading

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“Post Explosion: Jon Spencer sings the hits and slings that grit”

“It’s not my first choice,” Spencer says of working alone in a recent chat with Vanyaland. But in a period of downtime following a deactivation of the long-running Blues Explosion and a lull in other projects, the solo approach arose … Continue reading

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Andrew Hooper Talks Dog Party ‘Hit & Run’ & Jon Spencer ‘Beetle Boots’

““Beetle Boots” was similar in days to shoot. Since Jon was across the country, we had Matt Pitkoff shoot his stuff out there and send it to me. Jon’s a natural performer, and Matt captured it perfectly. They gave me … Continue reading

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E: Drag Me / Debut Album / Finish Line

“Starting to see the finish line for Drag Me, the debut record. Repost from @russianrecording #gimmesomeservice #servicetheband #russellsimins #russianrecording #dragme” LINK: https://www.instagram.com/p/BtJ8V6SnJ1i/

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Indie Rock Hit Parade Live Session

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers live on Indie Rock Hit Parade Live Session / XPN. Photo: Katie Tapman SET LIST: Do The Trash Can Beetle Boots Ghost Tough Times In Plastic Land STREAM HERE: http://thekey.xpn.org/2019/01/25/irhp-jon-spencer-session/

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers: Dallas Preview / Feature

“Jon Spencer has racked up quite the resume over a career that spans decades, genres and conventions. Yet somehow it was only last fall that the indie rock stalwart finally debuted as a solo act in his own right. That … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers live on Adult Swim​

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers live on FISHCENTER / Adult Swim​, 4pm (ET), Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Do The Trash Can Beetle Boots [Interview] Tough Times In Plastic Land Pretty Fuck Look I Got The Hits New Breed LINK: https://www.adultswim.com/videos/fishcenter-live

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Jon Spencer: New Interview

Why was now the time to release your first “solo” record? I wanted to get back on the road. I wanted to get back to work. I didn’t have a band of my own anymore; both Blues Explosion and Heavy … Continue reading

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SET THE WAYBACK MACHINE TO NEVER: A Q&A With Jon Spencer

“SET THE WAYBACK MACHINE TO NEVER: A Q&A With Jon Spencer, Legendary Blooze Traveler, Elvis From Hell, Noise-Rock Deviant & A Really Nice Guy” LINK: http://www.phawker.com/2019/01/10/set-the-wayback-machine-to-never-a-qa-with-jon-spencer-legendary-blooze-traveler-elvis-from-hell-noise-rock-deviant-really-nice-guy/

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