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Jon Spencer & The Hitmakers – The Echo: Review

“At this point, it was all making sense and the music acted like an unstoppable machine led a tireless man hammering his ‘hits’ with the swag of decades of rock ‘n’ roll while recycling about everything deep down in this … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Rough Trade NYC: Review

“When you watch him perform, it’s hard to imagine Mr. Spencer is past the half-century mark — he’s rock-star lean with a thick shock of dark hair (the obsidian gleam is sweat — the man runs on all eight cylinders). … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Indie Rock Hit Parade Live Session

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers live on Indie Rock Hit Parade Live Session / XPN. Photo: Katie Tapman SET LIST: Do The Trash Can Beetle Boots Ghost Tough Times In Plastic Land STREAM HERE: http://thekey.xpn.org/2019/01/25/irhp-jon-spencer-session/

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers live on Adult Swim​

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers live on FISHCENTER / Adult Swim​, 4pm (ET), Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Do The Trash Can Beetle Boots [Interview] Tough Times In Plastic Land Pretty Fuck Look I Got The Hits New Breed LINK: https://www.adultswim.com/videos/fishcenter-live

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Q&A: Jon Spencer (9 January 2019)

“It might come as a surprise that Jon Spencer — the guiding force behind some of the best, most dangerously playful rock ‘n’ roll of the modern era — would only now be releasing his first solo album. The 12-song … Continue reading

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SERVICE – Crystal Corner Bar: PHOTOS

S-E-R-V-I-C-E – Crystal Corner Bar, Madison, WI, US (8 December 2018). Photos: https://www.instagram.com/bobbyhussy/ https://www.instagram.com/restingstitchface/ https://www.instagram.com/no_coast_records/

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Jon Spencer – European Tour Poster: Available Online

“This is the brand new poster for Jon Spencer European Tour 2018. It’s a limited edition of 131 copies printed with glossy colors on cream paper. This poster will hit our store on Wednesday November 14th at random time!” MORE … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – Gleis 22, Münster: Photos / Set List

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Gleis 22, Münster, Germany on 7 November 2018. Full Set: https://www.diegoldenehor.de/jon-spencer-rob-moir/ SET LIST: Just Wanna Die Do The Trash Can Beetle Boots Alien Fake Time 2 Be Bad Wilderness Tough Times In Plastic Land … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – Botanique, Brussels: Photo / Set List

Jon Spencer – Botanique, Brussels, Belgium (6 November 2018). Live Photo: Bert Savels​ (instagram.com/p/Bp4HN7enz_5/) Set List: Olivier Wouters (instagram.com/p/Bp3ugX8l7Av/) More Live Photos: https://www.proximus.be/music/fr/reportagesphoto/1901100/jon-spencer-botanique-brussel SET LIST: Alien Humidity Wilderness Overload Pretty Fuck Look Fake Time 2 Be Bad Ghost Dang Beetle … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – Marc Riley, BBC 6: Stream Online

The Jon Spencer session with Marc Riley on BBC 6, 31 October 2018 can now be streamed online. SET LIST: I Got The Hits Do The Trash Can Tough Times In Plastic Land Beetle Boots Ghost nb. the live set … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – Stylus, Leeds: Photos / Review

“Jon Spencer would be enough to entice me but with the added bonus of the Melvins headlining (a separate feature coming for that very soon), it was just way too much cool for me to turn down! I filled up … Continue reading

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E – NEW SHOW: State Street Pub

S-E-R-V-I-C-E show at State Street Pub, Indianapolis, IN, US with Jaye Jayle on 19 November 2018. Poster: Mark Tester Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/289210191689981/

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Jon Spencer – The Waterfront, Norwich: Review / Set List

“The night downstairs opened in phenomenal style with Jon Spencer (and the Hitmakers), known to most from the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. This was trashy garage rock and roll at its best. Literally, because as well as a drummer there … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – Wilde Westen, Kortrijk, Belgium: Set List

Jon Spencer show at Wilde Westen / Concertzaal De Kreun, Kortrijk, Belgium on 21 October 2018. Set List: >> alternative teKen

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Jon Spencer – Café Wilhelmina, Eindhoven: Photos

Jon Spencer – Café Wilhelmina, Eindhoven, Netherlands (19 October 2018) Photos by Willem Wouterse: https://www.facebook.com/pg/cafewilhelminaeindhoven/photos/?tab=album&album_id=2340057836023080 Photos by Marco Smeets: https://www.facebook.com/pg/effenaarfanpage/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10157264956802985

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Jon Spencer – Interview / Acoustic: Stream

A new Jon Spencer interview and live acoustic performance of I Got The Hits has just be published by Radioeins.de. Stream Here: https://www.radioeins.de/programm/sendungen/sondersendung/radiobruecke-usa/ny/jon-spencer.html

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Bob Bert / Sam Coomes – Song For Ewe

“Welcome back on Velvet Sheep fanzine to the nicest guy in rock, drummer for Pussy Galore, Sonic Youth, Chrome Cranks and currently playing on tour with Lydia Lunch’s Retrovirus and with a trash can kit for Jon Spencer in support … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer: Glasgow / Newcastle / Nottingham / Bristol Shows Added

Currently known Jon Spencer European Shows (updated as and when new details are announced): DATE VENUE CITY COUNTRY Info 2018.10.20 Patronaat Haarlem Netherlands Info / Poster 2018.10.21 Concertzaal De Kreun Kortrijk Belgium Info 2018.10.23 02 Academy 2 Birmingham UK Info … Continue reading

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“Jon Spencer announces headline solo tour and premieres new single I Got The Hits”

“Spencer says: “I can’t wait to get over and play for everyone. I will be joined by Bob Bert, Sam Coomes and M. Sord – we will be kicking out all of the new long-player Spencer Sings The Hits! as … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer: Two Shows Added

07/11: Gleis 22, Münster Event Page / Tickets: https://www.facebook.com/events/252429222052895/ Venue: https://www.facebook.com/Gleis22/ http://www.gleis22.de https://twitter.com/gleis22 https://www.instagram.com/gleis22/ 08/11: Helios37, Köln Event Page / Tickets: https://www.facebook.com/events/264236170969295/ Venue: https://www.facebook.com/Helios37.de/ https://www.instagram.com/helios.37/ NEWS ANNOUNCEMENT: via https://www.musikblog.de/2018/08/musikblog-praesentiert-jon-spencer/ Live Photo: Danielle Petrosa (https://www.instagram.com/daniellepetrosa/)

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