Boss Hog – Press

Fused – Boss Hog: Interview (PRESS, UK)
Interview Photos / Artwork
2017.05.17
Persona: Olivier Brut Artwork (PRESS, FRANCE)
Artwork / Cristina Martinez Photo
2017.05.00
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion / Heavy Trash / Boss Hog / Pussy Galore – Ruta 66: El Regreso de JSBX (PRESS, SPAIN)
SCAN: Spanish-language interview (8 Pages).
2012.03.00
Crawdaddy.com: “Jon Spencer: Before and Beyond The Blues Explosion” [Interview] (PRESS, US)
TEXT: “While his brawny onstage persona certainly precedes him, Jon Spencer is, perhaps not surprisingly, a humble, organic dude with all the right artistic intentions.” 
2011.04.09
Uncut: Ch-Ch-Changes (PRESS, UK)
SCAN: Two-page article with a series of photographs with commentary from Jon Spencer
2010.11.28
(Jan 2011)
NME: Does Rock’n’Roll Kill Braincells? (PRESS, UK)
Full page article / Jon Spencer answers 10 questions about his career.
2010.06.12
We Never Learn: The Gunk Punk Undergut, 1988-2001 (BOOK/DOWNLOAD, US)
COVER + INFO / TRACK LISTING
2010.06.01
MagnetMagazine.com: Q&A with the Blues Explosion’s Jon Spencer (PRESS, US)
Q&A with Jon Spencer covering most of his history
2010.05.17
Michael Lavine / Thurston Moore – Grunge (BOOK, UK)
IMAGES
2009.09.02
The Peel Sessions (BOOK, UK)
COVER ONLY
2007.11.04
NME: Itchy & Scratchy [Review] (PRESS, UK)
TEXT: “…and surely Cristina Martinez and Jon Spencer are too cool, and Clinic too sensible, to indulge such a crummy style mutation. Purity’s not what it used to be, it seems. Cracking tunes, though.”
2000.10.21
NME: Reading Festival Preview (PRESS, UK)
Very brief mention of Boss Hog in Reading Festival article.
2000.08.20
Ink19.com: She’s the Boss: An Interview with Cristina Martinez of Boss Hog (PRESS, US) 2000.06.00
NME: Snout To Write Home About [LA2 Review] (PRESS, UK)
TEXT: “Attitude – impeccable. Style – immaculate. Cristina Martinez, beautiful and spidery in black leather trousers and black satin hair, stalks the stage leggily like she’s checking her web for food; you’d suspect her of biting the head off her mate, were it not for the presence of her husband Jon Spencer on guitar, looking small but still perfectly formed, muttering behind her.”
2000.04.29
Get It While You Wait (CD/PRESS RELEASE, UK)
SCAN / TEXT included on CD page.
2000.04.24
NME: On The Couch / Get It While You Wait Review (PRESS, UK)
What’s your most treasured possession?
“My memories, and my life experiences – if you lose those, you don’t have anything. I don’t keep diaries – I make records.”
2000.04.22
Rock Sound: Cover/Feature (PRESS, SPAIN)
COVER ONLY
2000.04.00
Darling: Cover/Feature (PRESS, EU)
COVER ONLY
2000.03.00
Kerrang: American Beauty [Interview] (PRESS, UK)
COVER ONLY
2000.02.24
Il Mucchio: Cover/Feature (PRESS, ITALY)
COVER ONLY
2000.02.15
Les Inrockuptibles: Cover/Feature (PRESS, FRANCE)
COVER ONLY
2000.02.15
Spex: Cover/Feature (PRESS, GERMANY)
COVER ONLY
2000.02.00
Rockerilla: Cover/Feature (PRESS, US)
COVER ONLY
2000.02.00
Rockin’On (PRESS, JAPAN)
4x IMAGES ONLY
2000.00.00
Whiteout (A4 SHEET, UK) Whiteout (A4 SHEET, UK)
WHITEOUT INFORMATION SHEET: “The sound is an evolution of the punky sexploitation of the old, toward something a little more slinky and subversive. The old influences are there to be heard but this time round loops and programming have enhanced the sound to create a benchmark album to herald in the 21st Century.”
2000.02.12
Bikini: Article (MAGAZINE, US)
INTERVIEW (SCAN): “Boss Hog singer Cristina Martinez walks into an East Village coffee shop on a bright Saturday afternoon looking, for all the world, like the chick from Friends on the way to her day job as a dominatrix”
0000.05.00
'Bust' Cover/Feature (MAGAZINE, US) Bust: Cover/Feature (MAGAZINE, US)
INTERVIEW (SCAN – although first two paragraphs are not clear): “Did you fear the sex would change with a bambino in the house? Jon: We don’t keep any drugs in the house. What are you talking about? Cristina: We got rid of the bambino when the baby was born.”
1998.12.00
BB Gun [#3] (PRESS, US)
SCAN
1997.00.00
Details: Funky Big White Noise [2100 WORDS] (PRESS, US)
“Growing up in the ’70s in Hanover, New Hampshire, Jon Spencer was a polite kid too scared to watch horror movies. ten years after that, he was a Brown dropout living in Washington, D.C., with his band, Pussy Galore watching trash movies and horror films all night long.”
1996.12.00
Mommy and I Are One: Article (PRESS, US)
COVER ONLY
1996.FALL
Sift: Cover (PRESS, JAPAN)
Front Cover Only
1996.08.00
Spiral: Boss Hog (PRESS, SPAIN)
SCAN
1996.05.30
Ruta 66: Cover/Interview (PRESS, SPAIN) 1996.03.00
Boss Hog [Review] (PRESS, SPAIN) 1996.02.00
Factory: Cover/Feature (MAGAZINE, SPAIN)
COVER ONLY.
1996.00.00
Rumore: Boss Hog [Cover / Feature] (PRESS, ITALY)
COVER ONLY
1996.01.00
S&M: TJ’s, Newport 31/10/95 / Cristina Martinez Interview 31/10/95 / Boss Hog [Album Review] [5000 Words] (PRESS, UK)
TEXT: “Cristina retains a wide smile for the entire set, evidence that she’s really enjoying this, I might have glanced a smile from Hollis but Jon is totally transformed when on stage, he’s charged up and comes to life, he was born to be an entertainer, I couldn’t imagine him doing anything else…”
1995/1996
Vox: Boss Hog [Review] (PRESS, UK)
SCAN: “‘Boss Hog’ rocks like a bastard.”
1995.12.00
Ruta 66: Garage London (PRESS, SPAIN)
SCAN
1995.12.00
Melody Maker: White Trash Aesthetic (PRESS, UK)
SCAN
1995.10.14
CMJ: Cover / Feature (PRESS, US)
COVER ONLY
1995.10.09
Magnet: Cover/Feature (MAGAZINE, US)
COMPLETE SCAN: “When Cristina Martinez strides out of her New York City apartment building, you can’t help but think. “So this is what they mean by glamour.””
1995.10.00
Album Review: NME (MAGAZINE, UK) NME: Album Review (MAGAZINE, UK)
BOSS HOG (SCAN/TEXT): “THE TRUTH is out. Cristina Martinez, all catwoman curves and guile and spikey high heels, is the female Jon Spencer. Or perhaps that should be: Jon Spencer is the male Cristina Martinez.”
1995.09.30
BB Gun: Who’s The Boss [Interview] (PRESS, US)
TEXT:  “I don’t wanna end up like Dee-Lite walking the runways of Paris and stuff…MTV was exciting because I love House of Style and I wanted to hear Cindy Crawford say: Boss Hog. Obviously I’m interested in fashion…but I don’t wanna get pegged.” 
1995.00.00
Eyedeal [#3]: This is Not A Love Song [2000 Words] (PRESS, US)
TEXT:  “I hope you like Boss Hog because you’re going to be seeing a lot more of them. As of December ’94 they are signed to DGC. I was very pleased when Cristina agreed to an interview with Eye Deal and equally as surprised when Jon and Jens showed up before she did. ” 
1995.00.00
Abus Dangeraux [#44] (PRESS, FRANCE)
COVER ONLY 
DEC.94 –
JAN.95
Ruta 66: Amphetamine Reptile [Article] (PRESS, SPAIN)
COVER ONLY
1994.01.00
Maximum Rocknroll [no. 127] (PRESS, US)
SCAN
1993.12.00
Ruta 66: Girl + [Review] (PRESS, SPAIN) 1993.09.00
Fiz [#7]: High on the Hog [3700 Words] (PRESS, US)
TEXT:  “Well, I realize this was supposed to be Chesley’s New York thing, but I just couldn’t help getting my own schnoz into the picture. I mean, c’mon! We’re talkin’ Cristina here folks, and my blood is as red as it comes. Not only does she front a group that boasts the best of the best players in the galaxy (not to mention that she is Mrs. Jon Spencer), and work a bitchin’ day job…” 
1993.07.00
Fiz [#5]: All Roads Lead To Spencer: A Historic Look At The … [3400 Words] (PRESS, US)
TEXT: “Fiz: Hazelmyer [Tom Hazelmyer of Amphetamine Reptile Records] told me that all of the records he puts out, Drinkin’, Lechin’ and Lyin’ is one of his all time favourite to just pop on and listen to. Jon: I know he said he really likes the first cut on that record for driving. That’s really a nice compliment.”
1993.03.00
Alternative Press #43: Control Hogs On The Road To Ruin [3200 Words] (PRESS, US)
TEXT:”He gave us 25 copies of Bands That Could Be God that he had lying around the Matador offices to name a song after him,” Charlie snickers. “We were supposed to promo that record in the song but we couldn’t fit ‘Bands That Could Be God’ in the rhythmic scheme. So it didn’t work out.” 
1991.12.00
Spin: Cold Hands [Review] (PRESS, US)
SCAN
1991.05.00
Spex # 4: Cover / Feature (PRESS, GERMANY)
COVER ONLY
1991.04.00
Felix: Marquee [Review] (PRESS, UK) 1991.03.08
Ruta 66: Cold Hands [Review] (PRESS, SPAIN) 1991.03.00
Rollerderby: Cristina Regina (PRESS, US)
Full Image
1991.00.00
0.00
Ruta 66: Drinkin’, Lechin & Lyin’ [Review] (PRESS, SPAIN)
SCAN
1990.04.00
Barbiturate Mammal Mini-Magazine (PRESS, US)
SCAN
1989.FALL

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