Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

photo: Joe Dilworth


Jon Spencer Blues Explosion: Extra Wide (Matador)

Review by Ian Christe, Warp, November 1993

JON SPENCER'S grunge-blues attitude army swims in the stewed funky swankness of young Elvis, classic Cramps, new Beastie Boys, and any band with a regular ...

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

Profile and Interview by Ben Thompson, MOJO, December 1994

Combustible blues, not as in Delta 12-bar, but as in Beefheart, braggadocio and Mick Jagger’s dick. ...

The Backpages Interview: Jon Spencer

Interview by The Rev. Al Friston, Rock's Backpages, March 2002

The world's most incendiary blues-punk noisemeisters return this month with a full-on, balls-out rock'n'roll album. ...

see also Boss Hog

see also Pussy Galore

back to LIBRARY