Category Archives: Press

Andrew Hooper Talks Dog Party ‘Hit & Run’ & Jon Spencer ‘Beetle Boots’

““Beetle Boots” was similar in days to shoot. Since Jon was across the country, we had Matt Pitkoff shoot his stuff out there and send it to me. Jon’s a natural performer, and Matt captured it perfectly. They gave me … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer & The HITmakers: Dallas Preview / Feature

“Jon Spencer has racked up quite the resume over a career that spans decades, genres and conventions. Yet somehow it was only last fall that the indie rock stalwart finally debuted as a solo act in his own right. That … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – Spencer Sings The Hits: Reviews

“Il diavolo non gioca mai da solo, ma quel demonio di Jon Spencer” LINK: https://www.rockol.it/recensioni-musicali/album/8390/jon-spencer-spencer-sings-the-hits “De drums leggen in Ghost een galop ritme neer waar Jon zijn hoekige gitaarriffs tegenaan smijt, bijgestaan door de dreigende gierende synthesizer, die alle kanten … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer – Uncut: Album by Album

In the new issue of Uncut (December 2018 / #259) Jon Spencer discusses Pussy Galore, The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Boss Hog and Heavy Trash albums along with Spencer Sings The Hits which is also reviewed in this issue.

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Now I Got Worry: An Interview With Jon Spencer

“Ladies and gentlemen: the fabulous Jon Spencer on his new solo album, his most groovy past and the ‘orange piece of shit’ and ‘stupid men that run the United States of America’” A new interview with Jon Spencer has just … Continue reading

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LocalSpins.com: M.Sord Feature

“A self-proclaimed “glorified street hustler,” Mike Gard (aka M. SORD) has been a staple on the Southwest Michigan scene for nearly 26 years. This may be his biggest and baddest hustle yet. Having linked up with Spencer on multiple recording … Continue reading

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Jon Spencer’s Wild Ride: Interview

“I kind of liked everything about it. The fact that it was this huge city and noisy place. The buildings and the streets. All the bricks and concrete and steel. The city itself, which is overwhelming and imposing. But more … Continue reading

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“Noise-rock royalty moves to Kingston”

“Attempting to encapsulate Boss Hog’s style, Jonathan Ringen of The New York Times last year came up with, “Mr. Spencer and his various collaborators channeled rockabilly ghosts and punk weirdness into a crackling electric riff-heavy sound.” When it comes to … Continue reading

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“Melvins’ Buzz Osborne: 10 Albums That Made Me”

A new featured on RevolverMag.com features Buzz Osborne discussing the Pussy Galore album Sugarshit Sharp: “The Melvins played with Pussy Galore in ’88 or ’89, and that was when they really put the hook in me. About halfway through their … Continue reading

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Bob Bert – I’m Just The Drummer & New Interview

Later this year Hozac Books will be publishing Bob Bert – I’m Just The Drummer (no release date / pre-order info yet) but Please Kill Me have just posted a brand new interview. Bob Bert: View From Behind The Drum … Continue reading

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Untypical Girls: Julie Cafritz

Julie Cafritz of Pussy Galore is featured in Untypical Girls: Styles and Sounds of The Transatlantic Indie Revolution by Sam Knee.

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Pussy Galore – Vanity Fair: Ivy League Rockers

Pussy Galore feature from January 1987. ARTICLE BELOW:

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“Qui sont les papas du Garage rock?”

“Qui sont les papas du Garage rock?” – Le Drone​ feat. Pussy Galore, The Gories, The Wipers, The Oblivians, Chrome, The Spits, Thee Headcoats, The Mummies, Country Teasers and The Intelligence. Pussy Galore: Avant Boss Hog​, avant le The Jon … 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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Boss Hog – BadFeelingMag.com: New Interview

“Interview: Boss Hog’s Cristina Martinez on Brood X, sketchy New York and eating well on tour.”. Link: http://badfeelingmag.com/2017/05/19/interview-boss-hogs-cristina-martinez-on-brood-x-sketchy-new-york-and-eating-well-on-tour/

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Boss Hog – Abus Dangereux: Le Secret des Cicadidae – Scan

The new issue of Abus Dangereux (#142, April – June 2017) features Boss Hog and includes one of their tracks on the cover-mount CD sampler. More Info / Purchase: http://bootik.abusdangereux.net/product_info.php?products_id=1598

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Boss Hog: Music & Riots: “Stylish, Defiant & Viciously Smart”

Music & Riots magazine issue #22 (8 May 2017) includes a four page Boss Hog feature / interview. Read entire issue online here: https://issuu.com/music_and_riots_mag/docs/issue_22_-_father_john_misty_cover_/90 Music & Riots:

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Boss Hog – Brood X: Pitchfork Review

“The New York blues-punks return with their first new album in nearly two decades—a powerful showcase for singer Cristina Martinez and the fiery, apocalyptic buzz in her wake.” “…while the lock-step battery of bassist Jens Jurgensen and drummer Hollis Queens … Continue reading

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