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January 3 – On This Day!

1987: Pussy Galore – CBGB, Manhattan, New York, US w/ Happy Flowers, Killdozer and Big Black 1992: Honeymoon Killers (w/ Judah Bauer) – Wehrschloss, Bremen, Germany 1994: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Kennel Club, San Francisco, CA, US

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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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You Can’t Handle The Tremolo Beer Gut: Pre-Order

Forthcoming album You Can’t Handle The Tremolo Beer Gut features a slew of “Grade A Guest Stars” including Cristina Martinez and Jon Spencer on the track Hey Hello. The album is scheduled for released on 16 April 2021 and according … 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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December 11 – On This Day!

1993: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – CBGB’s, New York City, NY, US w/ Grey, Loudspeaker, Gin Mill and Helmet Advert: via Skeleton Boy (https://www.instagram.com/skeletonboynyc/) 1995: Boss Hog – The Abyss, Houston, TX, US w/ ’68 Comeback 1997: 20 Miles … Continue reading

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October 29 – On This Day!

1988: Production date of the Product Inc. Pussy Galore – Sugarshit Sharp test pressing. 1992: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Paycheck’s, Hamtramck, MI, US 1995: Boss Hog – The Venue, Edinburgh, UK w/ Pilotcan 1996: The Jon Spencer Blues … Continue reading

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NPR: Arts & Letters – The Ghost Variations: Podcast

The NPR podcast “Arts & Letters – The Ghost Variations, with Kevin Brockmeier” features the song Ghost from Jon Spencer album Spencer Sings The Hits. STREAM HERE: https://www.ualrpublicradio.org/post/ghost-variations-kevin-brockmeier “Preview award-winning author Kevin Brockmeier’s upcoming release, The Ghost Variations: One Hundred … Continue reading

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October 22 – On This Day!

1987: Pussy Galore show at Cat Club, New York City, NY, US w/ Sonic Youth and Black Snakes “Pussy Galore uses three guitars, each contributing a different range of textures and a distinctive rhythm attack, along with Bob Bert’s unusual … Continue reading

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October 11 – On This Day!

1994: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Orange released in the US 1996: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – CCO, Lyon, France 2004: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Muffathalle, Munchen, Germany 2007: Heavy Trash – Chapiteau, Rouen, France 2008: … Continue reading

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October 10 – On This Day!

1987: Pussy Galore – Cave Club, Austin, TX, US 1995: Boss Hog – released in the US 1995: Boss Hog – Dynamo, Zürich, Switzerland w/ Sportsguitar 1996: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Bataclan, Paris, France 1996: The Jon Spencer … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers – La Rodia / Jett Fes 2020

Jon Spencer & The HITmakers live at La Rodia, Besançon, France (8 November 2019) was just broadcast as part of Shimane JETT Fes 2020 @ Super Dommune, Tokyo, Japan [Streaming] (26 September 2020) Edited & Mixed: Don Fierro Filmed: Sébastien … Continue reading

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SHIMANE JETT FES 2020 feat. Jon Spencer & The HITmakers

A set by Jon Spencer & The HITmakers will be broadcast for Shimane JETT fes 2020 @ Dommune, Tokyo, Japan on 26 September 2020. To be broadcast: Sep.25 10pm – (ET) Sep 26 3am – (GMT) Sep.26 11am – 7pm … Continue reading

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The Robert Kennedy Assassination – Resist!: Video

Music video for The Robert Kennedy Assassination – Resist! single includes a clip of The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion‘s performance on Recovery, ABC Studios, Melbourne, Australia (6 September 1997). Directed by Sha Rivari* *Sha Rivari has covered Shithaus and written … Continue reading

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Sam Coomes on The Trap Set: Stream / Download

Sam Coomes is on The Trap Set podcast today “rambling on about whatever.” Stream / Download here: https://thetrapset.libsyn.com/290-sam-coomes-quasi

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Bob Bert – Church of Rock: Interview

A new interview with Bob Bert on The Church of Rock radio show has just been posted on youtube and can be played at the following address. LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFN0pUVjCYY

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Bob Bert – It’s Monsters Meeting Time: Interview

The recent interview with Bob Bert on It’s Monsters Meeting Time (Episode 165) has just been posted online and can be streamed at the following address. LINK: https://www.mixcloud.com/sheri-corleone/its-monsters-meeting-time-episode-165-feat-bob-bert/

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The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Bubbles: New Video

“Recorded June 17, 2013 at Waterworks, Tucson AZ, mixed sometime during the pandemic by Jim Waters at Waterworks.” Link: https://www.instagram.com/p/CAwcmkdlUox/

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KNIFE BLADE

“Recorded June 17, 2013 at Waterworks, Tucson AZ, mixed sometime during the pandemic by Jim Waters at Waterworks. For Doris” Video Here: https://www.instagram.com/p/CAdNus0lM4P/

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The Bobby Lees – Drive: Video / Interview

The Bobby Lees have just released a new video for Drive from the forthcoming Jon Spencer-produced album ‘Skin Suit‘ (released 17 July 2020). “This song is about needing to connect to other people in order to stay alive/feel alright,” says … Continue reading

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