The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – 2Kindsa Love [Pink] (7″, UK)

21 October 1996 Mute MUTE202
A. 2Kindsa Love
B. Let’s Smerf
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Pink vinyl 7″ in stickered picture sleeve (rumoured to be limited to 3000 copies).

2Kindsa Love features Thermos Malling of Doo Rag and was commercially released on pink vinyl, black vinyl and CD, taken from the album Now I Got Worry.

Promotional copies of the single were issued on cassette, video, as a white label 7″ single and in the US as a 7″ single with alternate artwork.

The CD single and promotional cassette include bonus tracks Fish Sauce (feat. Money Mark) and Cool Vee (feat. Ad Rock of the Beastie Boys), the two b-sides were also released as a two-track promo CD in France and the 7″ singles all include alternate b-side Let’s Smurf. All additional tracks would later be released on the 2010 expanded re-issue of Now I Got Worry.

The track Cool Vee has it’s roots in the songs 2 Brothers and Tojo Told Hitler which were recorded by R.L. Burnside with The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion for the A Ass Pocket of Whiskey album. Cool Vee also appeared as a bonus track on the Japanese release of Now I Got Worry.

The official music video was directed by Mike Mills who was in Butter 08 with Russell Simins also created an image titled “Jon Spencer Rock and Roll Singer”.

The video was also included on the Live Promo Video released by Matador Records in the US.

SONG CREDITS:
A. 2 Kindsa Love
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Bang: Thermos Malling
Produced: Jon Spencer & Jim Waters
Recorded at Waterworks West
Engineer was Professor Saylor Breckenridge
Mastered by Howie Weinberg at Masterdisc
Run Time: 3:02

B. Let’s Smerf
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Produced: Jon Spencer & Jim Waters
Recorded at Waterworks West
Engineer was Professor Saylor Breckenridge
Mastered by Howie Weinberg at Masterdisc
Run Time: 2:12

SLEEVE NOTES:
“Special thanks to Thermos Malling for the banging on ‘2Kindsa Love'”
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ARTWORK:
Photography by Darren P. Clark.

BARCODE: 5 016025 102020

RUN-OUT GROOVE ENGRAVING:
A: “MUTE-202-A”
B: “MUTE-202-B”

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