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Jon Spencer – Columbus Alive: Interview / Feature

“Anyone familiar with Spencer’s previous bands won’t be caught off guard by his initial solo foray — “It’s not leaps and bounds into some new territory,” he said — which arrives packed with clattering drums, trashy rock riffs and Spencer’s … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer’s Wild Ride: Interview

“I kind of liked everything about it. The fact that it was this huge city and noisy place. The buildings and the streets. All the bricks and concrete and steel. The city itself, which is overwhelming and imposing. But more … Continue reading

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Solo Explosion Next For Jon Spencer: Interview

Photo: Matthew Pitkoff South Bend Tribune had recently published a new Jon Spencer interview and preview feature for the show at Ignition Music Garage, Goshen, IN (August 1, 2018). “I guess I still got the bug. I still want to … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – New Interview: Stream

Green Arrow Radio have recently posted a new interview with Jon Spencer. Link: http://greenarrowradio.com/2018/07/13/the-now-of-jon-spencer/

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100% Rock Magazine: NEW Jon Spencer Interview

“I didn’t try to overthink things when I was making it so I think I tried to go with my instincts. It’s a punk record. I’ve always been a primitivist.” “So, I started thinking about trying to start something new. … Continue reading

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“Boss Hog, a su debido tiempo”

larazon.es have just published a short Spanish-language interview and preview feature for the forthcoming Boss Hog tour. Link: https://www.larazon.es/cultura/musica/boss-hog-a-su-debido-tiempo-LM18633967

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Bob Bert – I’m Just The Drummer: Available Now / Please Kill Me: Interview

Bob Bert – I’m Just The Drummer is available now. Hozac Records: https://hozacrecords.com/ Amazon.co: https://www.amazon.com/dp/0996331972?ref=myi_title_dp&fbclid=IwAR2f110XJJ1yttDQVTvN1LbVM3iyIejxAYihmytQFi6FHXRyL7FpBfcV044 Bob Bert: View From Behind The Drum Kit: “Then in 1986, I went to the Cat Club to see Einstürzende Neubauten, and Thurston was hanging … Continue reading

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The Film Programme: Baby Driver Sound Design

Sound designer Julian Slater discusses Baby Driver on the most recent episode BBC Radio 4’s The Film Programme. In this clip he covers the very beginning of the movie going into Bellbottoms by The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. Listen to … Continue reading

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Boss Hog – Raindogs House, Savona: Interview

Boss Hog – Interview and Live clips from Raindogs House, Savona, Italy on 7 November 2017. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwq-bByJmjs Italian-Language Feature: http://www.ilsecoloxix.it/p/eventi/2017/11/08/ASlrhZdK-savona_leggenda_spencer.shtml

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Boss Hog – Melody Box: Interview

Cristina Martinez and Jon Spencer were interviewed by Luigi Bertaccini for Melody Box. Stream Here: https://www.mixcloud.com/melodybox/31102017-melody-box-luigi-bertaccini/

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Engine Ears: Jim Waters 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. Jim Waters Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxlJtnJmocI 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 … Continue reading

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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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Simon Mayo and Edgar Wright discussing Baby Driver and JSBX

Short clip of Simon Mayo and Edgar Wright​ discussing Baby Driver​ and The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion​ track Bellbottoms (originally released on the 1994 album Orange). Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BUsDZEDY1tA Taken from Kermode & Mayo’s Film Review​ on BBC Radio 5 (23 … Continue reading

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“Der Titel: ,Brood X‘. Die Message: Dreckiger, rebellischer Rawk’n’Roll gegen den globalen Wahnsinn.”

“Außerdem sind Scheiß-Gitarren günstiger zu versichern und werden nicht so oft geklaut.” GitarreBass.de have just published a new German-language interview with Jon Spencer. nb. It’s approx. 2000 words, well worth translating into your language of choice. Link: https://www.gitarrebass.de/stories/boss-hog-jon-spencer-krach-meister/

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Baby Driver: Edgar Wright Interview

Stream interview with Edgar Wright on CBC. He discusses Baby Driver and how ‘Bellbottoms‘ by The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion inspired the movie. Stream Here (18m 51s):http://www.cbc.ca/radio/q/tuesday-june-6-2017-giles-martin-edgar-wright-and-more-1.4146189/

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ChicagoTribune.com: Boss Hog Interview

ChicagoTribune.com have recently published an interview with Cristina Martinez and Jon Spencer. Link: http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/music/ct-ott-0602-boss-hog-20170530-story.html

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Boss Hog – BadFeelingMag.com: New Interview

“Interview: Boss Hog’s Cristina Martinez on Brood X, sketchy New York and eating well on tour.”. Link: http://badfeelingmag.com/2017/05/19/interview-boss-hogs-cristina-martinez-on-brood-x-sketchy-new-york-and-eating-well-on-tour/

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Boss Hog – PureGrainAudio.com: Interview

“Boss Hog Interview; Cristina Martinez Talks ‘Brood X‘, New York City, and the Creative Process”. Stream / Read Here: http://puregrainaudio.com/interviews/boss-hog-interview-cristina-martinez-talks-brood-x-new-york-city-and-the-creative-process

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Boss Hog: Music & Riots: “Stylish, Defiant & Viciously Smart”

Music & Riots magazine issue #22 (8 May 2017) includes a four page Boss Hog feature / interview. Read entire issue online here: https://issuu.com/music_and_riots_mag/docs/issue_22_-_father_john_misty_cover_/90 Music & Riots:

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Wheel of Tunes: Boss Hog: Interview

DigBoston.com have just published a new interview with Cristina Martinez. Link: https://digboston.com/wheel-of-tunes-boss-hog/

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