The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Sweet N Sour [#2] (CD, UK)

24 June 2002 Mute LCDMUTE271
01. Sweet N Sour
02. Plastic Fang Bite Size – Album Excerpts:
02a. Mean Heart
02b. She Said
02c. Shakin’ Rock ‘N’ Roll Tonight
02d. Hold On
03. Sweet N Sour (Video)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - Sweet N Sour [#2] (CD, UK) - Cover
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NOTES:
CD single in card sleeve with Video and four 30 second clips of album tracks (Also issued as a 7″ single and CD [#1]).

Hold On features Dr John, Bernie Worrell and Willie Weeks.

Sweet N Sour appears on the album Plastic Fang and the music video was directed by Stylewar.

“The follow up to ‘She Said‘ and the second single to be taken from the album, “Plastic Fang“, ‘Sweet N Sour‘ was the highlight of the Blues Explosion‘s stunning performance on BBC2’s Later with Jools Holland.

Sweet N Sour‘ was released on 2 CDs and limited edition 7″ vinyl. CD 1 comes with two exclusive new tracks ‘Maureen‘ and ‘Alex‘ while CD 2 features the album cut of ‘Sweet N Sour‘ together with the stunning animated video, directed by the Swedish collective StyleWar, best known for their award winning video of The Hives ‘Main Offender’. The 7″ comes backed with a live version of ‘Shakin’ Rock ‘N’ Roll Tonight‘ from a recent Radio Session.” – mute.com

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Sweet N Sour [Promo] (CD, JAPAN)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Sweet N Sour [Promo] (CD, US)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Sweet N Sour [Promo] (CD, UK)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Sweet N Sour (7″, UK)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Sweet N Sour [#1] (CD, UK)
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Sweet N Sour [#2] (CD, UK)

SONG CREDITS:
The following album credits are taken from the Plastic Fang (2xLP, UK):

01. Sweet N Sour
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: © 2001 Dirty Shirt, BMI
Vocals/Guitar/Theremin/Stylophone/Claps/Piano: Jon Spencer
Guitars/Backing Vocals/Claps: Judah Bauer
Drums/Percussion: Russell Simins
Guitar/Drums/Piano/Backing Vocals/Percussion/Organ/Claps/Bass: Steve Jordan
Recorded by Steve Jordan
Recorded/Mixed: Don Smith for Moondog Productions Inc.
Assisted by Martin Pradler (Additional Recording & Pro Tools)
Additional Pro Tools Recording: Pat Thrall
Technical Assistance: Minoru Yokoo
Guitar & Drum Tech: Artie Smith
Recorded at the Magic Shop (Assistant: Magic Juan Garcia)
Additional Recording at The Hit Factory (Assistant: Chris Testa)
Mixed at Bay 7 (Assistant: Tim Conklin)
Mastered at Sterling Sound by Greg Calbi
Assisted by Steve Fallone

02. Plastic Fang Bite Size – Album Excerpts:
02a. Mean Heart
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: © 2001 Dirty Shirt, BMI
Vocals/Guitar/Theremin/Stylophone/Claps/Piano: Jon Spencer
Guitars/Backing Vocals/Claps: Judah Bauer
Drums/Percussion: Russell Simins
Guitar/Drums/Piano/Backing Vocals/Percussion/Organ/Claps/Bass: Steve Jordan
Recorded by Steve Jordan
Recorded/Mixed: Don Smith for Moondog Productions Inc.
Assisted by Martin Pradler (Additional Recording & Pro Tools)
Additional Pro Tools Recording: Pat Thrall
Technical Assistance: Minoru Yokoo
Guitar & Drum Tech: Artie Smith
Recorded at Oorong (Assistant: Doug Conroy)
Additional Recording at The Hit Factory (Assistant: Chris Testa)
Mixed at Bay 7 (Assistant: Tim Conklin)
Mastered at Sterling Sound by Greg Calbi
Assisted by Steve Fallone

02b. She Said
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: © 2001 Dirty Shirt, BMI
Vocals/Guitar/Theremin/Stylophone/Claps/Piano: Jon Spencer
Guitars/Backing Vocals/Claps: Judah Bauer
Drums/Percussion: Russell Simins
Guitar/Drums/Piano/Backing Vocals/Percussion/Organ/Claps/Bass: Steve Jordan
Recorded by Steve Jordan
Recorded/Mixed: Don Smith for Moondog Productions Inc.
Assisted by Martin Pradler (Additional Recording & Pro Tools)
Additional Pro Tools Recording: Pat Thrall
Technical Assistance: Minoru Yokoo
Guitar & Drum Tech: Artie Smith
Recorded at Oorong (Assistant: Doug Conroy)
Additional Recording at The Hit Factory (Assistant: Chris Testa)
Mixed at Bay 7 (Assistant: Tim Conklin)
Mastered at Sterling Sound by Greg Calbi
Assisted by Steve Fallone

02c. Shakin’ Rock ‘N’ Roll Tonight
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: © 2001 Dirty Shirt, BMI
Vocals/Guitar/Theremin/Stylophone/Claps/Piano: Jon Spencer
Guitars/Backing Vocals/Claps: Judah Bauer
Drums/Percussion: Russell Simins
Guitar/Drums/Piano/Backing Vocals/Percussion/Organ/Claps/Bass: Steve Jordan
Recorded by Steve Jordan
Recorded/Mixed: Don Smith for Moondog Productions Inc.
Assisted by Martin Pradler (Additional Recording & Pro Tools)
Additional Pro Tools Recording: Pat Thrall
Technical Assistance: Minoru Yokoo
Guitar & Drum Tech: Artie Smith
Recorded at Oorong (Assistant: Doug Conroy)
Additional Recording at The Hit Factory (Assistant: Chris Testa)
Mixed at Bay 7 (Assistant: Tim Conklin)
Mastered at Sterling Sound by Greg Calbi
Assisted by Steve Fallone

02d. Hold On
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: © 2001 Dirty Shirt, BMI
Vocals/Guitar/Theremin/Stylophone/Claps/Piano: Jon Spencer
Guitars/Backing Vocals/Claps: Judah Bauer
Drums/Percussion: Russell Simins
Guitar/Drums/Piano/Backing Vocals/Percussion/Organ/Claps/Bass: Steve Jordan
Guitar: Dr. John
Organ: Bernie Worrell
Claps: Willie Weeks
Recorded by Steve Jordan
Recorded: Don Smith for Moondog Productions Inc.
Mixed at The Hit Factory
Assisted by Martin Pradler (Additional Recording & Pro Tools)
Additional Pro Tools Recording: Pat Thrall
Technical Assistance: Minoru Yokoo
Guitar & Drum Tech: Artie Smith
Recorded at Oorong (Assistant: Doug Conroy)
Additional Recording at The Hit Factory (Assistant: Chris Testa)
Mixed at Bay 7 (Assistant: Tim Conklin)
Mastered at Sterling Sound by Greg Calbi
Assisted by Steve Fallone

03. Sweet N Sour (Video PC & Mac Compatible)
Writers: Spencer/Explosion
Published: © 2001 Dirty Shirt, BMI
Vocals/Guitar/Theremin/Stylophone/Claps/Piano: Jon Spencer
Guitars/Backing Vocals/Claps: Judah Bauer
Drums/Percussion: Russell Simins
Guitar/Drums/Piano/Backing Vocals/Percussion/Organ/Claps/Bass: Steve Jordan
Recorded by Steve Jordan
Recorded/Mixed: Don Smith for Moondog Productions Inc.
Assisted by Martin Pradler (Additional Recording & Pro Tools)
Additional Pro Tools Recording: Pat Thrall
Technical Assistance: Minoru Yokoo
Guitar & Drum Tech: Artie Smith
Recorded at the Magic Shop (Assistant: Magic Juan Garcia)
Additional Recording at The Hit Factory (Assistant: Chris Testa)
Mixed at Bay 7 (Assistant: Tim Conklin)
Mastered at Sterling Sound by Greg Calbi
Assisted by Steve Fallone
Video Directed by Stylewar
Producer: Jane Fuller
Production Manager: Yvonne Murphy
Post Production: Chimney Pot (Stockholm)

SLEEVE NOTES:
“All tracks taken from the album ‘Plastic Fang’
Design: Chip Kidd
Blues Explosion by Judah Bauer, Russell Simins, Jon Spencer
Made in Eu. Distributed by Vital
429 Harrow Road, W10 4RE
LC5834 5016025902712 LCDMUTE271
www.bluesexplosion.net www.mute.com”
DETAILS:
ARTWORK:
Design: Chip Kidd

BARCODE: 5 016025 902712

MATRIX: “sonopress 50408865/LCDMUTE271 01”

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