Posted in music | tour dates on December 6, 2012

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion at Bowery Ballroom in Nov (more by Lionel Bergeron)
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As you may know by now, Norton Records suffered much damage during Hurricane Sandy, and they've been getting a good deal of support form the community to help them rebuild. Jonathan Toubin did a benefit show in November and Obits have one coming up in January. A week before the Obits show, you can catch another garage punk crew, Reigning Sound doing a Norton Records benefit at The Bell House on January 11 with The Swingin' Neckbreakers. Tickets for that show are on sale now.

Speaking of Jonathan Toubin, two days after the Reigning Sound show, he'll be at The Bell House (1/13) to help another force in music damaged by Hurricane Sandy, WFMU. That show also features Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, The Relatives, Dot Wiggin, and Di Dionyso. Tickets for that show are on sale now.

As usual, Jonathan Toubin has many other NYC shows coming up.

For The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, that Bell House show is part of a US tour they'll be on in 2013. All dates on that tour are listed below.

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Jon Spencer Blues Explosion -- 2012/2013 Tour Dates
Dec 06 Bikini Test La Chaux-De-Fonds, Switzerland
Dec 07 KILBI WINTER FESTIVAL Zurich, Switzerland
Dec 08 Akropolis Prague, Czech Republic
Dec 09 Festsaal Berlin, Germany
Dec 10 Gebaude 9 Koln, Germany
Dec 11 Ancienne Belgique Brussels, Belgium
Jan 13 The Bell House New York, NY w/ Jonathan Toubin
Jan 14 Jefferson Theatre Charlottesville, VA
Jan 15 Pilot Light Knoxville, TN
Jan 16 Cat's Cradle Carrboro, NC
Jan 17 Grey Eagle Asheville, NC
Jan 18 The EARL Atlanta, GA
Jan 19 The Bottletree Birmingham, AL
Jan 20 One Eyed Jacks New Orleans, LA
Jan 21 Fitzgerald's Houston, TX
Jan 22 Red 7 Austin, TX
Jan 23 Trees Dallas, TX
Jan 24 The Rev Room Little Rock, AR
Jan 25 Hi-Tone Cafe Memphis, TN
Jan 26 Exit/In Nashville, TN

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Comments (6)

A Sunday night with 4 opening acts? I guess I'm getting old because I just won't have the proper energy to enjoy a kick-ass JSBX show.

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2012 10:22 AM

Not a headlining JSBX gig, all 35-40 min sets, they are playing 3rd, and the show will end early (the daytime is a smaller version of FMU's Record Fair, a separate event), then four live sets starting 7:30 PM. Set order:

Arrington Di Dionyso
Dot Wiggin Band
JSBX
Relatives

Posted by WFMU | December 6, 2012 11:21 AM

The Blues is #1

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2012 12:26 PM

^Yeah BB King puts on a great show!

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2012 12:46 PM

is this really blues?

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2012 12:51 PM

I concur with 10:22, but 11:21's info is really helpful. Thanks!

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2012 1:30 PM

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