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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers: Tour Dates Added

DATE VENUE CITY COUNTRY Info 2019.01.11 Johnny Brenda’s Philadelphia, PA US Info / Poster 2019.01.12 Black Cat Washington, DC US Info / Poster 2019.01.13 Richmond Music Hall (Capital Ale House) Richmond, VA US Info / Poster 2019.01.14 Motorco Music Hall … Continue reading

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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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S-E-R-V-I-C-E – NEW SHOW: Black Circle Brewing Co.

S-E-R-V-I-C-E – Black Circle Brewing Co., Indianapolis, IN, US (22 May 2019) LINK: https://www.facebook.com/events/2232169323471888/

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Jon Spencer – Beetle Boots Video / New Shows

One of the highlights from Jon Spencer‘s solo debut, Spencer Sings the Hits, is “Beetle Boots,” where he rails against fakes and phonies — all against a typically explosive backing. He’s just released a video for that one, directed by … Continue reading

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Q&A: Jon Spencer (9 January 2019)

“It might come as a surprise that Jon Spencer — the guiding force behind some of the best, most dangerously playful rock ‘n’ roll of the modern era — would only now be releasing his first solo album. The 12-song … Continue reading

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E: Full-Length Album 2019

“S-E-R-V-I-C-E full-length album 2019. #gimmeservice #gimmesomeservice #servicetheband #S-E-R-V-I-C-E #gimme #seer #vice” – https://www.instagram.com/p/BsEtHXxnEsJ/

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Jon Spencer – NEW interview: Stream

Paltrocast with Darren Paltrowitz: Episode #011 opens with a Jon Spencer interview which can be streamed at the following address: https://soundcloud.com/puregrainaudio/paltrocast-with-darren-paltrowitz-episode-011-with-jon-spencer-chris-barron-hafthor-bjornsson

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Jon Spencer – Rough Trade Albums of The Month podcast

“He sums-up up rock ‘n’ roll to me… …he’s ahead of the curve all the time.” Rough Trade​ – Albums of The Month: December 2018 podcast features Jon Spencer – Spencer Sings The Hits. The podcast also references Bob Bert​ … Continue reading

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Bob Bert – Interview: Download / Stream

A new interview with Bob Bert can be streamed / downloaded here: http://www.radionope.com/podcasts/protonicreversal/?name=2018-12-06_128_ep128__bob_bert_sonic_youth__pussy_galore__lydia_lunch_retrovirus__jon_spencer__the_hitmakers.mp3

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SERVICE – Crystal Corner Bar: PHOTOS

S-E-R-V-I-C-E – Crystal Corner Bar, Madison, WI, US (8 December 2018). Photos: https://www.instagram.com/bobbyhussy/ https://www.instagram.com/restingstitchface/ https://www.instagram.com/no_coast_records/

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Jon Spencer – The Hype Magazine: Interview

TheHypeMagazine.com have just published a new interview with Jon Spencer. Link: https://www.thehypemagazine.com/2018/12/jon-spencer-on-new-album-spencer-sings-the-hits-his-upcoming-u-s-tour-more/

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Jon Spencer – Spencer Sings The Hits: Reviews

“Il diavolo non gioca mai da solo, ma quel demonio di Jon Spencer” LINK: https://www.rockol.it/recensioni-musicali/album/8390/jon-spencer-spencer-sings-the-hits “De drums leggen in Ghost een galop ritme neer waar Jon zijn hoekige gitaarriffs tegenaan smijt, bijgestaan door de dreigende gierende synthesizer, die alle kanten … Continue reading

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E – Who Are You Anyway? video / feature

“…the band has this to say about the song: Soviet-era electronics and riotous guitar split open this fast, driving, wild rock song. Think the most far out Butthole Surfers song with a hook closer to Black Rebel Motorcycle Club. Jilly’s … Continue reading

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From and Inspired By, Episode #74: Jon Spencer

The latest episode of ‘From and Inspired By‘ is an interview with Jon Spencer discussing the Edgar Wright films Hot Fuzz and Baby Driver along with the new album Spencer Sings The Hits. Stream / Download here: http://www.fromandinspiredby.com/blog/2018/11/28/episode-74-jon-spencer-amp-the-films-of-edgar-wright “Musician Jon … Continue reading

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E – NEW SHOWS: Chicago / Madison

S-E-R-V-I-C-E – Crystal Corner Bar, Madison, WI, US with Cave Curse, Solid Freex and Wash on 8 December 2018. Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/2194941174108780/ S-E-R-V-I-C-E – The East Room, Chicago, IL, US with The Cell Phones and Krozer on 9 December 2018. … Continue reading

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10 Years of Mom + Pop feat. The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Foot Face

Rare track Foot Face by The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion will be released on the triple vinyl compilation “10 Years of Mom + Pop” on Record Store Day / Black Friday (November 23, 2018). Info on the release can be … Continue reading

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Bob’s Burgers: Bobby Driver feat. Jon Spencer

Visit the Bob’s Burgers Facebook page to see a clip of the show featuring a song by Jon Spencer and The Elegant Too based on Bellbottoms with new lyrics about ‘quilting’. LINK: https://www.facebook.com/BobsBurgers/videos/768296846842405/

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