The Five Borough Freedom Tour – NOW THE TRUTH CAN BE TOLD!

Tuesday, April 7th 2015

THE BLUES WAS #1 IN NEW YORK CITY ALL LAST WEEK! To celebrate the release of their long-playing record album Freedom Tower – No Wave Dance Party 2015, the Blues Explosion brought their brand of high-octane street hassling back home, with an unprecedented Five Borough Freedom Tour! Relive all the excitement with this special film report, as they level neighborhoods in Staten Island, Manhattan, Jersey City, Brooklyn, The Bronx, and Queens!

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion bringing freedom to North America! Tour begins April 8, tickets / full itinerary here.

THE ROCK BOX

Wednesday, April 1st 2015

The Blues Explosion share a new cinematic thrill – Tales Of Old New York: The Rock Box. Directed by Brook Linder, this white-knuckle caper features a complete takeover of Los Angeles County by a malevolent force from beneath the Earth. It’s also a rock video.

FIVE BOROUGH FREEDOM TOUR

Monday, March 16th 2015

THE BLUES IS # 1 in NEW YORK CITY, and to celebrate the release of their new long-playing record album Freedom Tower – No Wave Dance Party 2015 the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion will be bringing their brand of high-octane street hassling back home with an unprecedented Five Borough Freedom Tour!

The Blues Explosion will be leveling neighborhoods in Brooklyn, the Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island the week of March 23 to March 28, including free shows at dive bars, breweries, and beyond!

And if those Five Fingers of Death weren’t enough to knock you out, the JSBX will also blast out a special set at WFMU’s new state-of-the-art recording & broadcasting facility, The Monty Hall, in the sixth borough, Jersey City, NJ !

STATEN ISLAND:
03.23 / Liedy’s Shore Inn
FREE SHOW

MANHATTAN:
03.24 / Cake Shop
Tickets on sale here.
Grab yourself free passes with an early purchase of FREEDOM TOWER from Other Music NOW.

JERSEY CITY:
03.25 / WFMU at Monty Hall
Tickets on sale here.
Grab yourself free passes with an early purchase of FREEDOM TOWER from Vintage Vinyl NOW.

BROOKLYN:
03.26 / Hank’s Saloon
FREE SHOW.
Guarantee entry with early purchase of FREEDOM TOWER from Turntable Lab NOW.

THE BRONX:
03.27 / The Point
$5 on the door

QUEENS:
03.28 / SingleCut Brewery
FREE SHOW

BETTY VS THE NYPD

Tuesday, March 10th 2015

There are eight million stories in the Naked City/NYC, but it took the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion to rip the sheets off of the most lurid tale of law enforcement gone crazy ever told: Betty Vs. The NYPD. This video is definitely NSFA – Not Safe For Anyone!!

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