Blues Explosion detonates
Posted: January 22, 2013 at 2:17 a.m.
It’s hard to believe that Jon Spencer ever gets nervous about anything. This is the guy who starting melding art-damaged punk rock, blues, twisted rockabilly and warped soul into a wonderfully liberating, cacophonous mess back in the late ’80s; the guy who fronted abrasive and provocative bands like Pussy Galore and Boss Hog before blowing it all up with The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion; the guy who looks and sounds like Elvis’ illegitimate son on a Robitussin jag.
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