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Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

Photo: Joe Dilworth

7 articles


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: The East Wing, Brighton Centre

Live Review by David Bennun, Melody Maker, 15 October 1994

JON SPENCER has something he would like to tell us all about. ...

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. ...

R.L. Burnside: A Ass Pocket Of Whiskey (Matador) **½

Review by Mark Kemp, Rolling Stone, 22 August 1996


The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion: Now I Got Worry (Mute)

Review by Ben Thompson, MOJO, October 1996

• Spencer et al recently backed Holly Springs bluesman R.L. Burnside on his superb A Ass Pocket Of Whiskey — a Hooker'N'Heat for the '90s. • ...

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion: Bang! Bang! You're Cred

Interview by David Bennun, Melody Maker, 5 October 1996

They're rude, they're raw, they love rock'n'roll, they're The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. Just don't call them cabaret, that's all ...

The Backpages Interview: Jon Spencer

Interview by The Rev. Al Friston, Rock's Backpages, 9 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


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