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Unloved – The Pink Album: Details Announced

“Unloved’s latest release, THE PINK ALBUM, is dawn and dusk, the epic and the intimate. This 22-track double album, its title inspired by the artwork of Julian House, features collaborations with Jarvis Cocker, Étienne Daho, Raven Violet and Jon Spencer.” … Continue reading

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E – NEW Interview

S-E-R-V-I-C-E – NEW interview on Tinnitist. “…they just released their excellent debut album Drag Me. It’s a monstrously great set of darkly intense post-punk propelled by Simins’ groovy beats, laced with his multi-layered production, and topped with Jilly’s otherworldy vocals. … Continue reading

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E – New Tour Dates!

S-E-R-V-I-C-E have just announced the following new tour dates with Conan Neutron & the Secret Friends 06/23 State Street Pub, Indianapolis, IN w/ Mr. Clit and the Pink Cigarettes 06/24 Portal at Fifteentwelve Creative Compound, Louisville, KY w/ Wiirmz 06/25 … Continue reading

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E – NEW Interview / Review / Album Stream

It’s Psychedelic Baby Magazine have just published a new interview with S-E-R-V-I-C-E and review of ‘Drag Me‘. “SERVICE are here to remind us that our neat little boxes don’t always match reality. Their newest record, ‘Drag Me’, Lets Pretend Records, … Continue reading

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Rolling Stones – Exile on Main St.: The Guardian

Jon Spencer discusses Turd on the Run in new Guardian feature on Exile on Main St. by The Rolling Stones. “‘Turd on the Run is nasty. People didn’t write songs like that’ Jon Spencer, Jon Spencer & the HITmakers In … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & the HITmakers – 2022 Shows

Photo: “1 Photo And 1 Photo Only” Portrait by Otis B. (https://instagram.com/otisserie/) / Jon Spencer & the HITmakers – The Casbah, San Diego, CA, US (April 28, 2022) Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Tour Dates: Check https://www.facebook.com/JonSpencerHITmaker/ for the … Continue reading

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The Sadies – Colder Streams: Pre-Order

The Sadies – Colder Streams, NEW album released on July 22, 2022. Features a guest appearance by Jon Spencer on ‘No One’s Listening’. Pre-Order on CD or ice blue vinyl (Limited to 2,000 copies worldwide) here: https://thesadies.bandcamp.com/album/colder-streams “The Sadies will … Continue reading

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E – Drag Me: Pre-Order

S-E-R-V-I-C-E – Drag Me pre-orders are now available from LetsPretendRecords.com. LINK: https://www.letspretendrecords.com/store/lpr-206-service-drag-me-pre-order SERVICE is an urgent, howling, earnest rock and roll band, steadily cementing their reputation as a great live act, ahead of releasing their debut record, Drag Me (Let’s … Continue reading

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Honeymoon Killers – The Loved, The Lost & The Last: New Release

Honeymoon Killers – The Loved, The Lost & The Last – NEW release featuring Judah Bauer, Russell Simins and Jon Spencer. “It exists!! “The Loved, The Lost & The Last” is the unreleased until now, sixth and final studio album … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & the HITmakers – Spencer Gets It Lit: Review

“He’s back! With moody, junked-out grooves The album trades the theremin for Sam Coomes’ Farfisa organ and other buzzing synths, and the singer’s signature “bluuuuuues exploooosion” interjection for an amped-up, often terrified, narrator. “You talk about gold/But you’re selling trash/You’re … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Death Ray: Video

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Death Ray from the album Spencer Gets It Lit released April 1, 2022. Directed & Edited by B.A. Miale www.visualsbybam.com @bamiam Featuring Gregory Stovetop as Jon Spencer’s stunt double Cape by Ramona Catalanello Link: … Continue reading

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The Bobby Lees – Skin Suit: NEW Blue Vinyl Edition

The Bobby Lees – Skin Suit (produced by Jon Spencer) – NEW Blue Vinyl edition available from Bomp.com. LINK: https://www.bompstore.com/bobby-lees-skin-suit-produced-by-underground-punk-legend-jon-spencer-of-the-blues-explosion-ltd-ed-blue-vinyl-w-insert/

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Jon Spencer & the HITmakers – Belgium / NL Shows Announced

DATE VENUE CITY COUNTRY INFO 2022.06.17 Muziekclub 4AD Diksmuide Belgium VENUE / INFO 2022.06.18 Kids ‘n’ Billies Festival Nijmegen Netherlands OFFICIAL SITE 2022.06.19 Fête de la Musique d’Izel Izel Belgium EVENT PAGE 2022.06.21 Muziekgieterij Maastricht Netherlands VENUE / INFO 2022.06.22 … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & the HITmakers – Worm Town: Video

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Worm Town from the album Spencer Gets It Lit released April 1, 2022. Stream On Other Services Here: https://songwhip.com/jonspencerandthehitmakers/worm-town

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March – On This Day

March 1: 1991: Boss Hog – Effenaar, Eindhoven, Netherlands w/ The Jesus Lizard “Beautiful Cristina Martinez wore a little black dress that kept creeping up her thighs when Boss Hog played at the Effenaar in Eindhoven, Holland in 1991, made … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Spencer Gets It Lit: PRE-ORDER

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Spencer Gets It Lit is now available to pre-order on black vinyl, ‘white rabbit’ opaque vinyl aka frosted clear and CD with bonus tracks: LINK: https://jonspencerthehitmakers.bandcamp.com/album/spencer-gets-it-lit Tracklist: 01. Junk Man 02. Get It Right … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – Junk Man: New Video

JUNK MAN copyright 2022 by Jon Spencer (Patricia Ann Music, BMI) JUNK MAN video directed by Andrew Hooper (http://youtube.com/theandrewhooper) Jon footage shot by Michael Lavine. Band photos by Bob Coscarelli. Drawings by Katie Skelly. Special Thanks to Alex at AZ … Continue reading

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December 31 – On This Day!

1986: Pussy Galore – The Rat, Boston, MA, US w/ Big Black and Volcano Suns 1991: Boss Hog – Rose Club, Köln, Germany 1993: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Off Ramp, Seattle, WA, US w/ Pleasure Elite, Sinister Six … Continue reading

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December 13 – On This Day!

1986: Pussy Galore – Midnight Love Club @ Lismar Lounge, New York City, NY, US w/ Honeymoon Killers 1995: Boss Hog – Howling’ Wolf, New Orleans, LA, US 1998: The Jon Spencer Blues Exploison – First Avenue, Minneapolis, US Ticket: … Continue reading

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December 12 – On This Day!

1986: Pussy Galore – Court Tavern, New Brunswick, NJ, US Poster Design: Eric C. Gladstone Image posted by Bob Bert on Facebook. 1988: Pussy Galore – Brixton Academy, Brixton, London, UK w/ The Jesus and Mary Chain 1996: The Jon … Continue reading

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