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  1. How In the Red Records has survived 25 years on weirdness and punkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Los Angeles Times

    Larry Hardy, founder Los Angeles label In the Red, is photographed with his label manager, the artist Denee Petracek, left, and wife Robyn Ginsburg, inside his home offices. In the Red will celebrate 25 years and 300-plus records with a three-day party in Echo Park.

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  2. Boss Hog roars back after 16-year breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | SFGate

    Boss Hog, the New York art-rock band fronted by husband and wife Jon Spencer and Cristina Martinez , was mainly a side attraction during its original early 1990s incarnation. Gaining attention with its striking album covers, which featured full-frontal nudes of Martinez, the outfit lived in the shadows of its members' priority projects, Pussy Galore and the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.

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  3. The Record Company Trio Bringing Its Blues Rock To The BallroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | CTNow.com

    The Record Company is a trio from California who generally plays gritty and groovy blues rock that owes a clear debt to the raw electric sounds of John Lee Hooker, filtered through a boogie sensibility that extends back from the White Stripes to the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion to the Stooges and to the Rolling Stones. It's a venerable lineage.

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  4. BossypantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Eugene Weekly

    After 16 years, Boss Hog , a side project of Jon Spencer of the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, has returned with the Brood Star EP, a self-described amuse-bouche to the band's forthcoming full-length album Brood X .

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  5. Blasts of StaticRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Memphis Flyer

    Earlier this month, Fat Possum Records announced that the label would grant a long-overdue reissue campaign to the second and third Grifters full-lengths, 1993's One Sock Missing and 1994's Crappin' You Negative . Both albums, along with a slew of related 7"s and an EP, were originally released by our own Shangri-La Records but had fallen out of print during the post-millennial years, especially on vinyl.

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  6. 5 Things About Sled IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Canada.com

    Ted Rhodes, Calgary Herald CALGARY, AB., JUNE 22, 2012 -- Calgaryt native Leslie feist takes the stage at Olympic Plaza Friday night June 22, 2012 during her Sled Island headlining performance. For Entertainment story by Mike Bell.

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  7. blues X manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... that makes up the border between the provinces Gansu and Qinghai. --- song title reference: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

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  8. Hop Fidelity: Brattleboro record shop and brewery uniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... showed the Reformer everything from the metal band Death to a surf music compilation to The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. Other special releases are coming from the likes of the Rolling Stones, Lucinda Williams, Gwar and the Flaming Lips. "It's this ...

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  9. Hop Fidelity: Brattleboro record shop and brewery uniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... showed the Reformer everything from the metal band Death to a surf music compilation to The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. Other special releases are coming from the likes of the Rolling Stones, Lucinda Williams, Gwar and the Flaming Lips. "It's this ...

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  10. Multi-award winning dance company bring The Odyssey to ExeterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | This Is Exeter

    ... and a gateway to Hades. Set to music ranging from Mozart to Mark Lanegan, sacred arias to The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, and an original Mark Bruce-composed score, this version of The Odyssey is intended to be a contemporary horror fantasy spliced ...

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  11. Maxwell's midlife masterpieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... Schumer. They've worked with artists such as They Might Be Giants, Iggy Pop, Yoko Ono and The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. They did the theme for ESPN's 30 for 30 series and have done remixes for the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Flight of the Conchords. ...

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  12. Mark Bruce's the Odyssey to Play Exeter Northcott Theatre in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and a gateway to Hades. Set to music ranging from Mozart to Mark Lanegan, Sacred Arias to The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, and an original Mark Bruce-composed score, this Odyssey is of now: contemporary horror and fantasy splintering from ancient ...

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  13. G Love And Special Sauce At The Wolf DenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | CTNow.com

    ... every type of pop star. G Love and Special Sauce were somewhere between the Beastie Boys and the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, fusing hip-hop and funk and raw electric blues, or something like a more retro and less overtly testosterone-y iteration of ...

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  14. C&L's Late Nite Music Club With The Jon Spencer Blues ExplosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Crooks and Liars

    Since my first year in college almost 30 years ago and up until now, Mr Jon Spencer has always found a way to groove my world with his different projects. Last year's Freedom Tower - No Wave Dance Party 2015 by the Blues Explosion was no exception.

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  15. Mark Bruce Company to Tour the Odyssey in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and a gateway to Hades. Set to music ranging from Mozart to Mark Lanegan, Sacred Arias to The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, and an original Mark Bruce-composed score, this Odyssey is of now: contemporary horror and fantasy splintering from ancient ...

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  16. Hello, Computer. How's the Internet today?Read the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | For Whom The Cowbell Tolls

    ... and under-heard music. My first exposure to him was via his brief collaborations with the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion back in the late 1990s, but the real deal happened when he was flying solo: If that floated your boat, take a gander here for a ...

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  17. Courage Adams - MadridRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2015 | Transworld

    ... POCsports MarieJadeCrew Music: Wu-Tang Clan - Greyhound Part 2 (Gza Remix) (Performed by The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion feat. Killah Priest)" What's In The Issue: Our Sept/Oct issue of RideBMX features the Premium team in New York, Tyler Fernengel ...

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  18. Buenos DiazRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Houston Press

    Buenos Diaz is the musical alter ego of Houston native Nick Diaz, an "alligator cowboy rock and roller" who comes off as a little Elvis Costello, a little Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.

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  19. Best Crosstown Lineup of Free Local Rock and Day DrinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Nashville Scene

    There was a time when The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion playing the parking lot behind Grimey's would have been a pretty BFD. At Record Store Day 2015, the scuzz-blues stalwarts' late-afternoon set was just another highlight in a hot day stacked with cheap cold beer and free rock 'n' roll in the backyards and parking lots of Grimey's, The Groove, Third Man and Fond Object.

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