NYC's Jon Spencer is a veteran of the alternative music world, best-known as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist for The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, in addition to playing a key role in Pussy Galore and Boss Hog. Hot on the heels of his killer new album, Freedom Tower: No Wave Dance Party, Spencer's Midnight In A Perfect World mix storms through a fun, party-starting blend of blues, funk, rock, and punk that spotlights retro classics and hidden gems that are all wonderfully rough around the edges.
|Tav Falco's Panther Burns||Ditch Digging|
|The Customs||Long Gone|
|Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings||I Just Dropped In To See What Condition My Condition Is In|
|The Gun Club||The Fire Of Love|
|Elvis Presley with the Jordanaires||Spinout|
|Buddy Love||Heartbreak Hotel|
|The Fall||Pat-Trip Dispenser|
|Halo Of Kitten||I Hate Porn|
|Devo||Working In The Coal Mine|
|Rufus Thomas||The Breakdown Part 2|
|Unknown Artist||I'm Gonna Destroy That Boy|
|Dub Narcotic Sound System||Fuck Shit Up|
|Gil Scott-Heron||The Revolution Will Not Be Televised|
|Junior Kimbrough & The Soul Blues Boys||I Feel Good, Little Girl|
|Gibson Brothers||Broke Down Engine|
|The Drags||I Like To Die|
Midnight in a Perfect World, KEXP's weekly hour-long guest DJ show, airs Fridays at midnight. This multi-genre program features eclectic sets by a rotating cast of international and local DJ’s, each building upon a party vibe to kick off your weekend. Midnight in a perfect world is made possible with support from New Belgium Brewing.
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