The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Crypt Style (CD, JAPAN)

1992 1 + 2 1+2 CD 024
01. Lovin’ Up A Storm
02. Support-A-Man
03. White Tail
04. ’78 Style
05. Chicken Walk
06. Mo’ Chicken/Let’s Get Funky
07. Water Main
08. Like A Hawk
09. Big Headed Baby
10. The Feeling Of Love
11. Kill-A-Man
12. Rachel
13. History Of Sex
14. Comeback
15. Twentynine
16. What To Do
17. 40lb Block Of Cheese
18. Write A Song
19. I.E.V.
20. Eye To Eye
21. Eliza Jane
22. Maynard Ave.
23. Colty
24. Intro A
25. Biological
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Crypt Style (CD, JAPAN)

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Crypt Style (CD, JAPAN)

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NOTES:
Originally issued with Obi-Strip and Japanese language insert (biography).

Artwork includes is similar to the hand-drawn element of History of Sex (7″, UK) and the main cover artwork copies the other Crypt Style sleeves.

The tracks on this release come from recording sessions with Kramer (July 1991) and Steve Albini (November/December 1991). The Shirt Jac single also comes from the Albini sessions.

Crypt Style:
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Crypt Style [White Label Design] (LP, GERMANY)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Crypt Style [Crypt] (LP, GERMANY)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Crypt Style [Alt. Label Design] (LP, GERMANY)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Crypt Style [Matador] (LP, US)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Crypt Style (CD, GERMANY)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Crypt Style (CD, JAPAN)

The first album was available as A Reverse Willie Horton, Crypt Style (CD / LP), Crypt Style [25 Tracks / Japan], The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion (CD / CASSETTE / LP) and on 10 August 2010 Shout! Factory released a 38-track compilation titled Year One which takes tracks from all of the early releases.

VIEW: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – First Album Tracks / Running Order

SONG CREDITS:
Guitar/Harp: Judah Bauer
Traps: Russell Simins
Vocals/Guitar: Jon Spencer

Recorded NYC 1991
Engineers: Albini/Kramer
Produced: Jon Spencer

Other edtions include the credits:

Vocals: Judah Bauer
Theremin: Jon Spencer
Tenor Saxophone: Kurt Hoffman
Baritone Saxophone: John Linnell
Trumpet: Frank London

Mixed with Steve Albini and Kramer, NYC, 1991
Technical Assistance: Peter Arsenault and Wharton Tiers.

[Credits given here are taken from the Shout! Factory compilation Year One (CD, US)]

01. Lovin’ Up A Storm
Writers: Khent / Dixon
Published: EMI Music Publishing
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 1:45

02. Support-A-Man
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 2:01

03. White Tail
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 2:28

04. ’78 Style
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 1:27

05. Chicken Walk
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 2:53

06a. Mo’ Chicken-Let’s Get Funky
Writers: Spencer / Explosion / Hound Dog Taylor
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI / Eyeball Music a Div. of Alligator Records & Artist Management, Inc. BMI.
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 2:42

07. Water Main
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 1:15

08. Like A Hawk
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 2:25

09. Big Headed Baby
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 1:08

10. The Feeling Of Love
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 1:52

11. Kill-A-Man
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 1:52

12. Rachel
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 2:25

13. History Of Sex
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 1:46

14. Comeback
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 3:12

15. Twentynine
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 2:16

16. What To Do
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 1:31

17. 40lb Block Of Cheese
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed by Kramer at Noise NY, NYC, July 1991
Run Time: 2:05

18. Write A Song
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 1:51

19. I.E.V.
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 1:41

20. Eye To Eye
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 1:41

21. Eliza Jane
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 2:03

22. Maynard Ave.
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 1:53

23. Colty
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 1:45

24. Intro A
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 0:52

25. Biological
Writers: Spencer / Explosion
Published: Dirty Shirt, BMI
Recorded and Mixed with Steve Albini at Waterfront, Hoboken, NJ, Nov/Dec 1991
Run Time: 2:11

SLEEVE NOTES:
“Licensed From JON SPENCER
Distributed by VIVID SOUND CORPORATION
1992 1+2 RECORDS/BARN HOMES”
DETAILS:
ARTWORK:
Band Photo: Lavine

BARCODE: n/a

MATRIX: “1+2CD-024 D3080 @ IFPI L541”

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