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Danger Mouse feat. Run The Jewels and Big Boi – Chase Me: 12″ Release

Danger Mouse feat. Run The Jewels and Big Boi – Chase Me will be released as a 12″ single limited to 2000 copies on 24 November 2017 (Record Store Day / Black Friday). Info: http://recordstoreday.com/SpecialRelease/9804 Chase Me is a remix … Continue reading

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The Blues is #1!: Playlist Selected by Edgar Wright

“To celebrate BABY DRIVER on BluRay here’s a Spotify playlist I made as a primer to the JON SPENCER BLUES EXPLOSION!” – Edgar Wright Link: https://open.spotify.com/user/jsbx3000/playlist/3peGJK0UHpdZtZJF8dUkMG

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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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Bellbottoms!

Check out the official Shove Records store for The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Heavy Trash and Pussy Galore music and merch including a brand new ‘Bellbottoms’ shirt. Link: https://shoverecords.bandcamp.com/

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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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“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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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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“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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The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Casa do Conde, Brasil: Videos

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion live at Centro Cultural Casa do Conde de Santa Marinha, Eletronika Telemig Celular, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil on 26 April 2001. Part 1: Show Intro / I Wanna Make It All Right / Dang … Continue reading

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“The Fabulous, Most Groovy: Director Edgar Wright’s Favourite Albums”

TheQuietus.com have just published Edgar Wright‘s Baker’s Dozen feature which includes The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion‘s Orange. “This album pretty much inspired a whole movie of mine. It means a lot to me – very special, very influential. I was … Continue reading

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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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Music From The Motion Picture Baby Driver: Released Friday

Music From The Motion Picture Baby Driver is scheduled for release this week (June 23, 2017). The double CD and digital versions of the soundtrack will be available in the UK and US from 23 June 2017, the vinyl edition … Continue reading

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Danger Mouse ft. Run The Jewels & Big Boi – Chase Me: Official Video

The official music video for Danger Mouse feat. Run The Jewels and Big Boi – Chase Me (based on The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Bellbottoms) has been posted online. The song appears on the double CD and digital versions … Continue reading

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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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