Category Archives: Jon Spencer

Jon Spencer: UK Tour Dates

Jon Spencer will be playing UK dates at the end of October as special guest to The Melvins. DATE VENUE CITY COUNTRY Info 2018.10.23 02 Academy 2 Birmingham UK Info / Tour Poster 2018.10.24 Waterfront Norwich UK Info / Tour … Continue reading

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Kyle Meredith with… Jon Spencer: New Interview

“Jon Spencer returns with his first solo record after decades fronting the mighty Jon Spencer Blues Explosion and Pussy Galore. Spencer spoke with Kyle Meredith abotut the obstacles of writing alone on Spencer Sings The Hits, soundtracking the iconic opening … Continue reading

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“Pussy Galore and Blues Explosion Legend Jon Spencer Visits Cincinnati Ahead of His First Solo Album Release”

Short preview feature for the Jon Spencer show at The Woodward Theater, Cincinnati, OH, US (10 August 2018). LINK: https://www.citybeat.com/music/live-music/article/21017073/pussy-galore-and-blues-explosion-legend-jon-spencer-visits-cincinnati-ahead-of-his-first-solo-album-release

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The HITmakers and The Melvins

“I can’t say enough good things about #jonspencer and his new band. All of them, great and interesting people. Was an inspiration watching them kickass every night! Was a special pleasure hanging with old friend @therealbobbert. He’s like the east … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – US Tour Dates

VIEW: Jon Spencer UK Tour Dates Rolling Stone article on ‘Spencer Sings The Hits!’: https://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/jon-spencer-previews-debut-solo-album-with-raw-do-the-trash-can-w521226 There are many other news articles but they all contain the exact same information as the original RollingStone.com piece. Pitchfork.com: Jon Spencer Announces Debut Solo … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN: Photos / Review

“The garage rocker kicks things off with their first single Do the Trash Can. There is a reason they kicked off with this song. IT ROCKS! From the swinging drum intro to the buzzy guitar riff, the song is a … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – The Pyramid Scheme, Grand Rapids, MI: Photos

LocalSpins.com have published a set of photos and review from the Melvins and Jon Spencer show at The Pyramid Scheme, Grand Rapids, MI, US (2 August 2018) Link: https://localspins.com/melvins-rock-might-tight-head-scratchingly-brilliant-in-grand-rapids-local-spans/

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LocalSpins.com: M.Sord Feature

“A self-proclaimed “glorified street hustler,” Mike Gard (aka M. SORD) has been a staple on the Southwest Michigan scene for nearly 26 years. This may be his biggest and baddest hustle yet. Having linked up with Spencer on multiple recording … Continue reading

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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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“Oh hi Jon Spencer playing my local record store!”

Link: https://www.instagram.com/p/Bl9OfbgH33-/

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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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Jon Spencer – Park West, Chicago: Photos

Jon Spencer live at Park West, Chicago, Il, US on 31 July 2018. nb. Visityarrhanna and skeletonboynyc Instagram pages for video clips from this show. The HITmakers: Jon Spencer Sam Coomes M. Sord Bob Bert (Gas Tank & Metal Percussion) … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – High Noon Saloon, Madison, WI: Review

“Spencer also included a couple of JSBX songs in the set, including “Dang” and “Shirt Jac,” the video links from the High Noon show at the end of this post, plus Heavy Trash’s “The Loveless” and Pussy Galore’s “Pretty Fuck … 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 – LP Pre-Order / Stream New Track

Jon Spencer – Sings The Hits can be pre-ordered on CD, Vinyl and Colour Vinyl (500 copies, indie shops only) via RoughTrade.com. Link: https://www.roughtrade.com/gb/music/jon-spencer-spencer-sings-the-hits And new track I Got The Hits can be streamed via Uncut.co.uk. Soundcloud Direct Link: https://soundcloud.com/user-906067948/10-i-got-the-hits

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Rockin’ The Suburbs Podcast

‘Rockin’ The Suburbs’ podcast discusses The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Bellbottoms and the forthcoming Jon Spencer show at The Pyramid Scheme​, Grand Rapids, MI (August 2, 2018). nb. JS/JSBX section runs from 8m 25s – 13m 12s Link: https://audioboom.com/posts/6941728-guest-shot-remembering-college-radio

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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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“Do The Trashcan”

Bob Bert recently posted this photo on instagram and a short video with an excerpt from a new song was posted on the Shove Records account. Kit Photo: https://www.instagram.com/p/BlUIUh3lJGI/ Video: https://www.instagram.com/p/BlTs7hjAn7D/

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#SWAG #HITS

New shirt design posted on the Shove Records Instagram account.

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Spencer Sings The Hits!

“Spencer Sings the Hits! In The Red Recordings out early Fall, 2018 #ITR329 Key Club Recording #MichaelLavine #KatieSkelly” – Shove Records

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