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  1. Luther and CodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | Stereophile

    ... drummer and piano player, Luther Dickinson, a guitarist who has played with the Black Crowes, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, and John Hiatt among many others, is a monster player on both electric and acoustic guitars. His slide-guitar playing is ...

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  2. Boss Hog is backRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... college-age son, Charlie. Spencer regularly played and toured with his primary band, the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, while Martinez worked in New York City (she's currently high on the masthead at Bon Appetit). Boss Hog reunited in the late '00s ...

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  3. Bradenton Blues Festival 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | Sarasota Magazine

    ... Sugar Blue, playing from 4 to 5 p.m. This harmonica virtuoso won a Grammy for his work on the Atlantic album Blues Explosion , and has also played the harmonica for the Rolling Stones on records Some Girls, Emotional Rescue and Tattoo You . John ...

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  4. Boss Hog reintroduce their weird and wailing blues-noiseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    ... Kids Rock (West Stage) It's been 17 years since the husband-and-wife duo of Jon Spencer (of Pussy Galore and Blues Explosion fame) and the confrontational, underrated Cristina Martinez have released a full-length album as Boss Hog-though last year's ...

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  5. Holla Pointe lets 'er rip clean out of the socketRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | San Diego Reader

    Pass This Way, the new Holla Pointe song collection, reminds me a little of the John Spencer Blues Explosion: guitars frying on overdrive that melt away into the larger grip of some concussive, sexy, groove-blues-rock music. Sometime during this past year, the roots electric harmonica-guitar duo of Karl Cabbage and Jimmy Zollo made a decision to let 'er rip clean out of the socket and take their old sound to a new extreme.

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  6. New in the KUCI Punk LibraryRead the original story

    May 19, 2017 | KUCI-FM Irvine

    ... Bikini Kill. Named after the Dukes of Hazzard character, Boss Hog is formed by members of the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion and Pussy Galore. For once, vocalist Cristina Martinez isn't nude on the album cover, but the album is no less grimy for it. ...

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  7. C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Boss HogRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Crooks and Liars

    ... since Boss Hog released their last album. Fronted by husband & wife Jon Spencer (he of Pussy Galore and Blues Explosion fame) and Cristina Martinez the band never really broke up as much as things like parenting took the lead of what was the main ...

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  8. Feature / 1 hour agoBoss Hog premiere new video for track Shh Shh ShhRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Metal Hammer

    ... formed by former Pussy Galore guitarist Cristina Martinez and her husband Jon Spencer (best known for his Blues Explosion), have a rich heritage when it comes to the New York art-rock scene. This is clear from the sounds contained within Brood X - ...

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  9. Gemma Ray to perform four New Zealand shows in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Scoop

    Her sound has been described as Gothic-folk,and pop-noir, but tags aside - it's a moody mix of psychedelic blues with a hefty nod to her sizzling cinematic side. She also writes and produces music for film and television and notably worked with famous German director Wim Wenders - see it here Counting such admirers as Grinderman, whom she opened for on her last jaunt down-under, and The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, she has also collaborated with Sparks, the recently departed Alan Vega from New York legends Suicide, and Thomas Wydler, drummer from The Bad Seeds.

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  10. Boss Hog - "Formula X"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Stereogum

    ... her husband and former Pussy Galore bandmate, held down supporting-actor duties even as his Jon Spencer Blues Explosion was blowing up. And together, they pounded out a nasty junk-blues groove more charismatic than what most of their noise-gargling ...

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  11. Toronto blues-rockers catl hoping to avoid disaster with Femme Wave appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... One of those - a Thursday night gig at the Royal Canadian Legion No. 1, with July Talk and the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - went off without a hitch, actually proving to be a highlight of the fest. Their Palomino show scheduled the next night, ...

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  12. Grace Potter alum Scott Tournet and his Elektric Voodoo band set for Belly Up gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... me," Tournet said. Mark is of note, as he played on The Roots' first album and has toured with Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. The rest of the guys are fantastic musicians as well." Released Sept. 27, Elektric Voodoo's self-titled debut album expertly ...

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  13. Elektric Voodoo's sonic hoodooRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | San Diego Reader

    ... include Matt Bozzone on drums, percussionist Ty Kiernan, and Evan Lucas on bass. Add Mark Boyce from the Blues Explosion on keys, with Tournet on guitar, harmonica, and vocals. It's an arena band minus the arena - unassuming, likable, and changing. ...

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  14. Joe Bonamassa to Play Edinburgh, Blackpool and SheffieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... . The forthcoming UK tour follows hot on the heels of Joe's critically acclaimed Salute To The British Blues Explosion tour that saw the American guitarist paying homage to the music of Jeff Beck , Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page . The April 2017 UK ...

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  15. Elbow guitarist Mark Potter's 'other band' the Plumedores bringing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... making now." The band's influences range from old blues songs from the Twenties and Thirties to the Sixties Blues Explosion and Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac. "Our songs have definitely evolved so perhaps it's no longer true to describe us as a blues ...

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