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Engine Ears: Jon Spencer Trailer

Engine Ears forthcoming documentary by Holly Craine / Violet Biggs Productions features interviews with Jon Spencer, Matt Verta-Ray, Steve Albini, Calvin Johnson, Jim Waters, Solex and many more. Jon Spencer Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y7nKGA7LJS4 Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Az2TFI-ckUs Information: http://violetbiggsproductions.com/engine-ears https://www.facebook.com/VioletBiggsPhotography/ https://twitter.com/BiggsViolet https://www.instagram.com/p/BWgzSYsl6qa/

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Boss Hog – The Joshua Light Show @ NYU Skirball: 2 for 1 Tickets!

“2 for 1 Tickets!! Boss Hog teams up with legendary The Joshua Light Show to celebrate their 50th anniversary!! Friday Sept. 8th at NYU Skirball Exclusive for Boss Hog fans — Just enter code “JLS” for buy one, get one … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer (Guest DJ) – Brilliant! Berlin NYC

Jon Spencer will be a guest DJ at Brilliant! at Berlin NYC, Ave A & 2nd St, NYC with Jezz Harkin and Joanna Pickering on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. Info: http://donyc.com/events/2017/8/29/brilliant

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“Dump Trump”

Photo Credit: Jolene Siana (https://www.instagram.com/p/BXzZcFngloi/) http://jolenesiana.com https://www.facebook.com/JoleneSianaPhotography/ https://www.instagram.com/jolenesiana/

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Boss Hog – New Tour Dates (US / Germany / France / Netherlands)

“Le groupe de garage-noise Boss Hog​ mené par Jon Spencer et Cristina Martinez revient en France pour 4 dates cet automne !” – Radical Productions DATE VENUE CITY COUNTRY INFO 2017.09.08 The Joshua Light Show @ NYU Skirball New York, … Continue reading

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Arts & Seizures feat. Jon Spencer & Cristina Martinez: Download

Arts & Seizures (Episode 222) featuring Bob Bert, Mike Edison, Cristina Martinez, Jon Spencer and Peter Zaremba covering Cunt Tease (7m 14s) / Summertime Blues (28m 00s) can now be downloaded from heritageradionetwork.org. Photo: Posted on Facebook by Bob Bert … Continue reading

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Cat Power with Judah Bauer – Feed The Body, Feed The Soul (5 August 2015)

Judah Bauer has just performed live with Cat Power at Feed The Body, Feed The Soul, Fox Cities Performing Arts Center, Appleton, WI, US (August 5, 2017). Photo Credit: ‘tysonthorne’ (via https://www.instagram.com/p/BXb7H4jBNII/) Short Video: https://www.instagram.com/p/BXcaIo-gVOG/

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Laboratory of the Self – Chamunda: Pledge Music

“For those of you out there accustomed to the gentler versions of New Age music, this record might be outside of the norm, considering some of our musical influences. Our producer continually jokes that our project is “New Age with … Continue reading

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Boss Hog – Joshua Light Show, NYU Skirball: 8 September 2017

“BIG NEWS! We are celebrating our 50th anniversary by opening NYU Skirball’s fall season, TWO NIGHTS OF LIGHTS, SEPTEMBER 8 and 9—with live music from Boss Hog, Dave Harrington Group, Man Forever and Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith. Tickets go on sale … Continue reading

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“Here’s A Video Of The Fantastic Car Chase Scene In ‘Baby Driver,’ Mapped”

“Here’s A Video Of The Fantastic Car Chase Scene In ‘Baby Driver,’ Mapped” via Digg (http://digg.com/video/baby-driver-car-chase-mapped) Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?20&v=8ry9X2FPfHM

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Engine Ears: Forthcoming Documentary feat. Jon Spencer

Engine Ears forthcoming documentary by Holly Craine / Violet Biggs Productions features interviews with Jon Spencer, Matt Verta-Ray, Steve Albini, Calvin Johnson, Jim Waters, Solex and many more. Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Az2TFI-ckUs Information: http://violetbiggsproductions.com/engine-ears https://www.facebook.com/VioletBiggsPhotography/ https://twitter.com/BiggsViolet https://www.instagram.com/p/BWgzSYsl6qa/

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Music From The Motion Picture Baby Driver: UK Vinyl Release

The vinyl edition of Music From The Motion Picture Baby Driver was released in the UK on 14 July 2017. Available online from: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Driver-Music-Motion-Picture-VINYL/dp/B071ZRY3Y9/ https://www.roughtrade.com/music/baby-driver-music-from-the-motion-picture https://www.banquetrecords.com/baby-driver-ost/various-artists-sky-ferreira-kid-koala-blur-queen/88985456022 https://www.piccadillyrecords.com/counter/product.php?pid=116877 Also issued digitally and on double CD both of which also feature Danger … Continue reading

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Baby Driver: Opening Scene

“ColumbiaPicturesPhils” have recently posted the six minute opening scene from Baby Driver soundtracked by The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Bellbottoms: Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6XMuUVw7TOM

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E – Girl’s Rock, Indianapolis, IN (10 July 2017)

“Kicked off our new camp lunchtime concert series with Service the band! We want to inspire our campers with live performances and Q&A’s from musicians right here in the Indianapolis community.” – facebook.com/girlsrockindy S-E-R-V-I-C-E live at Girl’s Rock – Indiana … Continue reading

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“Edgar Wright Explains How He Crafted the Perfect Soundtrack for Baby Driver”

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – “Bellbottoms” “It basically inspired the whole movie in a way. I was 20 or 21 when the album Orange first came out, and I [played] “Bellbottoms” on repeat on this audio cassette I had … Continue reading

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Behind the Music of Baby Driver, With Director Edgar Wright

“In the opening scene of Baby Driver, Baby (Ansel Elgort) sits behind the wheel fiddling with his click-wheel iPod. He cues up Jon Spencer Blues Explosion’s “Bellbottoms” and lip syncs into an invisible microphone, making an otherwise private experience a … Continue reading

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Baby Driver: References to Jon Spencer / JSBX

Interview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RB7E0geIeV8 Baby sits back, cranks up “Bellbottoms” by the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion and air guitars his way through the sequence while the others rob a bank and exit in a hurry. That’s when things really get going as … Continue reading

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Soundtracking with Edgar Wright: Podcast

The new episode of Soundtracking with Edith Bowman features Edgar Wright discussing the music featured in Baby Driver and The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. nb. The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion and Jon Spencer are mentioned several times throughout the show. … Continue reading

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“How a New York band inspired ‘Baby Driver’ 20 years ago”

“You might already know this, but the new movie Baby Driver opens with an absolutely virtuosic broad-daylight Atlanta car chase set to the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion’s deathless romp “Bellbottoms.” If this isn’t enough to convince you to see this … Continue reading

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‘Baby Driver’: How Edgar Wright Staged the Crime Movie’s Musical Action Scenes

“”Bellbottoms,” The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion (1995) I mean, that song was never not going to be in the movie. It all starts there, with that weird moment of synesthesia – it wasn’t even “Oh, I know this will be … Continue reading

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