The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Casa do Conde, Brasil: Videos

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion live at Centro Cultural Casa do Conde de Santa Marinha, Eletronika Telemig Celular, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil on 26 April 2001.

Part 1: Show Intro / I Wanna Make It All Right / Dang / R.L. Got Soul / Bernie

Part 2: Bernie (Cont.) / The Vacuum of Loneliness / Get Down Lover / Sweat / Calvin

Part 3: Calvin (Cont.) / Wail / Bellbottoms / Full Grown / Flavor / Talk About The Blues

Part 4: Talk About The Blues (Cont.) / Attack

Links:

Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8KTq6Q62Fo
Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8_F-5GYmhI
Part 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5C1OcVaNQZc
Part 4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BhkvTvERyUU

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“The Fabulous, Most Groovy: Director Edgar Wright’s Favourite Albums”

TheQuietus.com have just published Edgar Wright‘s Baker’s Dozen feature which includes The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion‘s Orange.

“This album pretty much inspired a whole movie of mine.

It means a lot to me – very special, very influential. I was hearing it as it came out. I’d just moved to London. I think I’d seen them on The Word doing ‘Afro’, which is an amazing TV appearance

If this album just had ‘Bellbottoms’ on it would still be a corker. ‘Bellbottoms’ is pretty much the greatest opening track of any rock album ever – an insistent and stirring widescreen opening. There’s a string quartet playing on it and it sounds immense…

“Not only does ‘Bellbottoms’ open Baby Driver​, but Jon is in the movie. Wait till you see ‘Bellbottoms’ in the movie. It’s nuts.”

Link: http://thequietus.com/articles/22682-edgar-wright-baker-s-dozen

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Simon Mayo and Edgar Wright discussing Baby Driver and JSBX

Short clip of Simon Mayo and Edgar Wright​ discussing Baby Driver​ and The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion​ track Bellbottoms (originally released on the 1994 album Orange).

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BUsDZEDY1tA

Taken from Kermode & Mayo’s Film Review​ on BBC Radio 5 (23 June 2017).

Full Interview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8I67tplHeS4

Full Show (Download / Stream available for one month after broadcast): http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08v6668

Soundtrack available on double vinyl, double CD and download: http://smarturl.it/BabyDriver

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“Der Titel: ,Brood X‘. Die Message: Dreckiger, rebellischer Rawk’n’Roll gegen den globalen Wahnsinn.”

“Außerdem sind Scheiß-Gitarren günstiger zu versichern und werden nicht so oft geklaut.”

GitarreBass.de have just published a new German-language interview with Jon Spencer.

nb. It’s approx. 2000 words, well worth translating into your language of choice.

Link: https://www.gitarrebass.de/stories/boss-hog-jon-spencer-krach-meister/

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Fused Magazine: Boss Hog Feature

The new issue of Fused Magazine includes a Boss Hog feature.

Available here / Info: http://www.fusedmagazine.co.uk/summer-fused-2017/

Details on the issue:
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Music From The Motion Picture Baby Driver: Released Friday

Music From The Motion Picture Baby Driver is scheduled for release this week (June 23, 2017).

The double CD and digital versions of the soundtrack will be available in the UK and US from 23 June 2017, the vinyl edition will be available in the US from this date but won’t be available in the UK until 21 July 2017.

US Pre-Order Links: http://smarturl.it/BabyDriver

Vinyl (30th Century Records): http://30thcenturyrecords.shop.musictoday.com/product/Y4LP3C17/music-from-the-motion-picture-baby-driver-2disc-lp

See also:

Mike Relm Remix of the Baby Driver trailer soundtracked by The Jon Spencer Blues ExplosionBellbottoms:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9J1xlZtCoDk

Tracklist:
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Danger Mouse ft. Run The Jewels & Big Boi – Chase Me: Official Video

The official music video for Danger Mouse feat. Run The Jewels and Big Boi – Chase Me (based on The Jon Spencer Blues ExplosionBellbottoms) has been posted online.

The song appears on the double CD and digital versions of the soundtrack to Baby Driver by Edgar Wright.

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vHShmiCxL8s

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S-E-R-V-I-C-E: New Show

DATE VENUE CITY COUNTRY INFO
2017.06.24 Kokochella 2017 Indiana, IN US Info / Poster
2017.06.30 Kuma’s Corner Indianapolis, IN US Info / Poster
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Baby Driver: Edgar Wright Interview

Stream interview with Edgar Wright on CBC. He discusses Baby Driver and how ‘Bellbottoms‘ by The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion inspired the movie.

Stream Here (18m 51s):http://www.cbc.ca/radio/q/tuesday-june-6-2017-giles-martin-edgar-wright-and-more-1.4146189/

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Music From The Motion Picture Baby Driver: 23 June 2017

30th Century Records have recently posted the tracklisting and pre-order details for Music From The Motion Picture Baby Driver.

The double CD and Digital versions of the soundtrack are available from 23 June 2017 but according to the 30th Century Records website the vinyl edition isn’t shipping until the week of 24 November 2017.

Pre-Order Links: http://smarturl.it/BabyDriver

Vinyl (30th Century Records): http://30thcenturyrecords.shop.musictoday.com/product/Y4LP3C17/music-from-the-motion-picture-baby-driver-2disc-lp

Tracklist:

01. The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Bellbottoms
02. Bob & Earl – Harlem Shuffle
03. Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers – Egyptian Reggae
04. Googie Rene – Smokey Joe’s La La
05. The Beach Boys – Let’s Go Away For Awhile
06. Carla Thomas – B-A-B-Y
07. Kashmere Stage Band – Kashmere
08. Dave Brubeck – Unsquare Dance
09. The Damned – Neat Neat Neat
10. The Commodores – Easy (Single Version)
11. T. Rex – Debora
12. Beck – Debra
13. Incredible Bongo Band – Bongolia
14. The Detroit Emeralds – Baby Let Me Take You (In My Arms)
15. Alexis Korner – Early In The Morning
16. David McCallum – The Edge
17. Martha Reeves & The Vandellas – Nowhere To Run
18. The Button Down Brass – Tequila
19. Sam & Dave – When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
20. Brenda Holloway – Every Little Bit Hurts
21. Blur – Intermission
22. Focus – Hocus Pocus (Original Single Version)
23. Golden Earring – Radar Love (1973 Single Edit)
24. Barry White – Never, Never Gone Give Ya Up
25. Young MC – Know How
26. Queen – Brighton Rock
27. Sky Ferreira – Easy
28. Simon & Garfunkel – Baby Driver
29. Kid Koala – Was He Slow (Credit Roll Version)
30. Danger Mouse ft. Run The Jewels and Big Boi – Chase Me*

*Danger Mouse feat. Run The Jewels and Big BoiChase Me does not appear on the vinyl edition of this album.

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Boss Hog: Tour Dates

DATE VENUE CITY COUNTRY INFO
2017.06.02 Cattivo Pittsburgh, PA US Info
2017.06.03 El Club Detroit, MI US Info / Poster
2017.06.04 Do Division Street Fest Chicago, IL US Info / Poster
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ChicagoTribune.com: Boss Hog Interview

ChicagoTribune.com have recently published an interview with Cristina Martinez and Jon Spencer.

Link: http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/music/ct-ott-0602-boss-hog-20170530-story.html

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War Machine (2017)

War Machine (2017) opens and closes with The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion song ‘Confused‘ (originally released as a b-side to Magical Colors and later released on Xtra Acme USA / Acme Plus / Ura Acme).

The film is streaming on Netflix from 26 May 2017.

IMDB.com: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4758646/

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The Big Take Over: Cristina Martinez Interview

The new issue of The Big Take Over (#80) is available now and includes a Boss Hog interview.

Presumably this is print version of the Cristina Martinez feature they posted online in March 2017.

Link: http://bigtakeover.com/interviews/cristina-martinez-boss-hog

The Big Take Over: http://bigtakeover.com/

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Boss Hog – Bar Le Ritz PDB, Montreal: Photos / Set List

MontrealRocks.ca have published a review, photos and the set list from the Boss Hog show at Bar Le Ritz PDB, Montreal, QC, CANADA on 20 May 2017.

SET LIST: Wichita Grey / Winn Coma / Trouble / Black Eyes / Ground Control / Signal / Gerard / Elevator / Whiteout / Hustler / Disgrace / Sugar Bunny / Strawberry / Trigger, Man / I Dig You

Encore #2* / 17

*this song was probably ‘Texas’

Link: http://www.montrealrocks.ca/boss-hog-bar-le-ritz/

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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 – Ground Control: Official Video

The video for Boss HogGround Control from Brood X was recently posted online.

Directed: Andrew Hooper.

Special Thanks: Jim McGrath, Jordan Potch, Kathy Reynolds, Emilie Wheaton, & Jordan Wolfe

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LeZ4CM1INxM

Brooklyn Vegan feature: http://www.brooklynvegan.com/boss-hog-release-ground-control-video-from-new-lp-touring/

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Danger Mouse feat. Run The Jewels and Big Boi – Chase Me: Available Digitally

Danger Mouse feat. Run The Jewels and Big Boi – Chase Me (remix of The Jon Spencer Blues ExplosionBellbottoms) from the soundtrack to Baby Driver by Edgar Wright.

Music From the Motion Picture Baby Driver is released digitally on 23 June 2017 via 30th Century Records and Chase Me can be streamed online now:

Vevo.com: https://www.vevo.com/watch/danger-mouse…
Youtube.com: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9pi7UJHXtzs

30th Century Records page with info on the track:
http://30thcenturyrecords.com/danger-mouse-chase-me-ft-run-the-jewels-big-boi-2/

Link to Digital Platforms: http://smarturl.it/ChaseMeSingle

News:

“Danger Mouse Enlists Run the Jewels and Big Boi for New Baby Driver Song” – Pitchfork

Read News Entry: http://pitchfork.com/news/73160-danger-mouse-enlists-run-the-jewels-and-big-boi-for-new-baby-driver-song-listen/:

Edgar Wright:
Brian saw the first cut of Baby Driver last year and immediately enquired about the prospect of releasing the soundtrack through 30th Century Records. As I was finishing up the movie and putting the 29-track soundtrack together, Brian had the idea to do a remix based on the opening track of the movie; “Bellbottoms” by the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. Its apt that we used this song as a jumping off point as the nascent idea of Baby Driver came to me in a dream after listening to “Orange” a hell of a lot when I was 21. And on top of that both Killer Mike & Big Boi make brief cameos in this Atlanta set movie, drinking with Kevin Spacey’s crime boss at a fancy ATL eatery. I’m thrilled how “Chase Me” turned out, a great collision of five of my favourite artists.

Danger Mouse:
Edgar showed me a cut of the movie last year and I loved the Atlanta connection. I’ve been doing more Hip Hop stuff recently, so I bugged both RTJ and Big Boi to jump on it. We’ve all known each other for years and talked about working together before so I’m really glad this could happen now.

More info on the track from 30th Century Records:

“Award-winning producer and artist, Danger Mouse, will release the soundtrack for Edgar Wright’s highly anticipated film, Baby Driver, on his Columbia Records imprint 30th Century Records this June. The soundtrack for the music-heavy film, titled Music From The Motion Picture Baby Driver, boasts 30 multi-genre tunes in total, including 29 rare tracks and deep cuts, as well as one original song created by Danger Mouse specifically for Baby Driver.
Today, Danger Mouse released the aforementioned original song, Chase Me” ft. Run the Jewels and Big Boi. The guest features on the song make for the perfect film tie in, as both Killer Mike of Run the Jewels and Big Boi have small but memorable appearances in Baby Driver. “Chase Me” samples “Bellbottoms” by Jon Spencer Blues Explosion and features additional production from Run The Jewels El-P.
Debuting on Pitchfork, “Chase Me” ft. Run The Jewels and Big Boi serves as an original composition created specifically for the film. “Chase Me” ft. Run the Jewels and Big Boi is now available on all digital sales providers.” – 30thcenturyrecords.com

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Boss Hog – PureGrainAudio.com: Interview

Boss Hog Interview; Cristina Martinez Talks ‘Brood X‘, New York City, and the Creative Process”.

Stream / Read Here: http://puregrainaudio.com/interviews/boss-hog-interview-cristina-martinez-talks-brood-x-new-york-city-and-the-creative-process

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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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