Tuesday, June 2nd 2015

Just because the seasons change doesn’t mean that there should be a stop to high-energy rock’n’roll & super-dynamite soul. The Blues Explosion may be currently resting & refueling in Gotham but preparations are underway for Phase 3 of the USA Freedom Tour.

Mo Jun 8, Burlington VT, Higher Ground, w We Are Hex *
Tu Jun 9, Montreal QC, Theatre Fairmount, w We Are Hex *
We Jun 10, Toronto ON, Lee’s Palace, w We Are Hex *
Th Jun 11, Detroit MI, Huma Room at Hop Cat, w We Are Hex *
Fr Jun 12, Chicago IL, Drill Festival, w all sorts of superstars
Sa Jun 13, Madison WI, High Noon Saloon, w Daddy Long Legs
Su Jun 14, St Paul MN, Turf Club, w Daddy Long Legs
Mo Jun 15, Omaha NE, The Waiting Room, w Daddy Long Legs
Tu Jun 16, Kansas City MO, The Record Bar, w Daddy Long Legs
We Jun 17, Columbia MO, Rose Music Hall, w Daddy Long Legs
Th Jun 18, St Louis MO, Old Rock House, w Daddy Long Legs
Fr Jun 19, Cincinnati OH, Woodward Theater, w Daddy Long Legs
Sa Jun 20, Morgantown WV, 123 Pleasant Street, w Daddy Long Legs
For all those who came out to show their support: Thanks for your face!
To all the rest: This is your last chance, get onboard the Freedom train!
Later in June JSBX will make their first trip to Europe on the heels of Freedom Tower!
Get ready to shake, rattle, roll, and burn!
* Pampers who were scheduled to support these dates had to pull out due to medical reasons. Indiana’s finest swamp-death rockers We Are Hex have jumped in to fill the slot. Thanks WAH and get well soon Pampers!

On The Road and Ready To Rock

Monday, May 11th 2015

The Blues Explosion is cruisin’ across the country, annihilating every city they pass through. The shows have been electric so far. Don’t you dare miss the guys as they roll through a city near YOU!

Take a look at some of the funkiest, freshest EXPLOSIVE show posters you’ve ever seen:

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And while you’re at it, check out this excellent interview that Jon did with CBS Seattle right here.

Get Ready, America.

Wednesday, May 6th 2015

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion is back on the road! It’s time for the guys to bring their energetic, high voltage live show to a city near you. Now is your chance to hear all of the deliciously heavy and funky jams from their latest album Freedom Tower – No Wave Dance Party 2015 LIVE and in the flesh.

The tour starts tonight, May 6th, in Santa Ana, CA. Check out the poster for the Santa Ana show below, as well as tour dates right here.


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.

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