Category Archives: Matt Verta-Ray

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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Pilot On Mars – Orchard St. 164: Vinyl Release

The Pilot on Mars album ‘Orchard St. 164’ is now available on vinyl and digital from pilotonmars.bandcamp.com. Guests include Jon Spencer (on the tracks San Francisco and I Go Down), James Chance and Matt & Rocio Verta-Ray. View release page … Continue reading

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Pilot on Mars – Orchard St. 164: New Release

The Pilot on Mars EP Orchard St. 164 is now available as a download and can be streamed via Bandcamp.com and is also available on Deezer, Google Play, Apple Music or iTunes. The EP features Jon Spencer on San Francisco … Continue reading

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D’NT – LP01: Stream in Full

The forthcoming album by D’NT can now be streamed in full. The album was mixed by Jon Spencer, assisted by Matt Verta-Ray and Alap Momin. Track List: 01. Chopper 02. Dancer 03. Nobility 04. Slow Ride 05. If I Handed … Continue reading

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Pilot on Mars Recording with Jon Spencer and Matt Verta-Ray

– facebook.com/NY-HED-Studio… Pilot on Mars recording at N.Y. HED Studio with Jon Spencer, Matt Verta-Ray and Robin Girod (The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Heavy Trash and Mama Rosin)” – via facebook.com/NY-HED-Studio… Video Announcement: https://vimeo.com/137599056

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The Lost Crusaders – Have You Heard About The World?: Out Now!

The Lost Crusaders album Have You Heard About The World? has just been reissued on vinyl (with three download-only bonus tracks) limited to 500 copies by Dangerhouse Skylab. More Info: https://www.facebook.com/bruno.dangerhouse/posts/10205019920472971 Stream the full album here: http://www.dangerhouse.fr/skylab.php Jon Spencer and … Continue reading

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Narc Magazine feat. Matt Verta-Ray Interview: Read Online

The Matt Verta-Ray interview from Narc magazine (#108) can now be read online. Link: http://narcmagazine.com/interview-heavy-trash/ nb. The magazine is available free from outlets across of the North East. https://twitter.com/narc_magazine http://www.narcmagazine.com/ https://www.facebook.com/NARC.magazine

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Narc Magazine feat. Matt Verta-Ray Interview

The new issued of Narc (#108) features an interview with Matt Verta-Ray. The magazine is available free from outlets across of the North East. https://twitter.com/narc_magazine http://www.narcmagazine.com/ https://www.facebook.com/NARC.magazine Detail of contents:

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The Lost Crusaders – Have You Heard About The World? : Vinyl Reissue

The Lost Crusaders album Have You Heard About The World? is due to be reissued (with bonus tracks) by Dangerhouse Skylab on vinyl in the summer of 2015. Jon Spencer and Matt Verta-Ray appear on the tracks I Wonder What … Continue reading

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DN’T – Test Pressing

DN’T have just posted a photo of a new test pressing which hopefully means the tracks they recorded at NY Hed with Jon Spencer and Matt Verta-Ray in 2013 will be getting a release in the not-too-distant future. Photo: facebook.com/354948877857548/photos/a… … Continue reading

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Heavy Trash – Noir!

“Out April 6, 2015. Available for pre-order now. This vinyl-only limited edition (2000) record from Jon Spencer‘s alter-ego, Heavy Trash, is an album of previously unreleased wig-outs, instrumentals, out-takes, and other unhinged gems recorded throughout the bands lifetime. Jon Spencer … Continue reading

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The Crunchy Frog 20th Anniversary Party: Update

Heavy Trash /Jon Spencer will NOT be appearing at the The Crunchy Frog 20th Anniversary Party at Pumpehuset, Copenhagen, Denmark on 12 September 2014. Crunchy Frog recently posted the following update via facebook: “Bad news, good news and GREAT NEWS!!! … Continue reading

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If We Took The Bones Out It Wouldn’t Be Crunchy: Pre-Order

The double vinyl compilation If We Took The Bones Out It Wouldn’t Be Crunchy is now available for pre-order via bandcamp.com. This album is released on 8 September 2014, limited to 1000 copies and includes the Heavy Trash song Double … Continue reading

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Heavy Trash – The Album Chart Show: Interview (2006)

A short interview with Heavy Trash from The Album Chart Show (Channel 4) at Koko, Camden, London, UK recorded June 2006 (broadcast 6 July 2006). Heavy Trash line-up: Jon Spencer / Matt Verta-Ray / Yebo / Kim Kix / The … Continue reading

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Crunchy Frog 20th Anniversary Party feat. Heavy Trash

The Crunchy Frog 20th Anniversary Party at Pumpehuset, Studiestræde 52, 1554 Copenhagen, Denmark on 12 September 2014 features Heavy Trash and a DJ set by Jon Spencer and Matt Verta-Ray. Also appearing: Beta Satan, EPO-555, Lars & The Hands of … Continue reading

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The New York Kleps – Cool Soul Cuisine Française: Available Now

The New York Kleps album Cool Soul Cuisine Française was released as a download on 20 December 2013 and available via http://thenewyorkkleps.bandcamp.com/. The album features a number of special guests including Jon Spencer (on Jean Luc’s Blues), Judah Bauer (on … Continue reading

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Mama Rosin – Bye Bye Bayou: Best Alt. Country Album

Congratulations to Mama Rosin who have just won the title of Best Alt. Country Album at The Independent Music Awards for Bye Bye Bayou (recorded at NY Hed with Matt Verta-Ray and Jon Spencer). The album was originally released by … Continue reading

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Mama Rosin – Bye Bye Bayou: Directors Cut

The Mama Rosin album Bye Bye Bayou: Directors Cut (recorded at NY Hed with Matt Verta-Ray and Jon Spencer) has just been released in Canada as a limited CD edition with a new cover, tracklist (chosen by Jon Spencer) and … Continue reading

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New York Kleps / Jean Luc Jousse: Four More Songs

Dusty Road, Cool Soul, Paradis Prive and Devil on My Mind can be heard on the New York Kleps soundcloud page. Judah Bauer appears on the song Paradis Prive and Jon Spencer appears on Jean Luc’s Blues Ten tracks from … Continue reading

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We Are Hex – Lewd Nudie Animals: Stream Online

The forthcoming Lewd Nudie Animals single by We Are Hex was produced by Jon Spencer who also mixed the track with Matt Verta-Ray at N.Y. Hed. Visit wearehex.bandcamp.com to hear the title track now. The 7″ will be available “in … Continue reading

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