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On February 13, 1986.

On February 13, 1986, “Celluloid Records” label released “Blast of Silence”, the third Golden Palominos studio album. It was recorded in 1985, at “RPM Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Anton Fier.

Personnel:

  • Peter Blegvad– vocals, guitars
  • Carla Bley– piano
  • Jack Bruce– vocals, bass guitar
  • T-Bone Burnett– vocals, guitar
  • Tony Conniff – bass guitar
  • Aïyb Dieng– percussion
  • Don Dixon– vocals, guitar
  • Anton Fier– drums, percussion, additional production
  • Jody Harris– guitar
  • Lisa Herman – piano
  • Robert Kidney – vocals, guitar
  • Bill Laswell– bass guitar
  • Nicky Skopelitis– guitar
  • Sneaky Pete Kleinow– steel guitar
  • Larry Saltzman – acoustic guitar
  • Chris Stamey– bass guitar
  • Syd Straw– vocals
  • Matthew Sweet– vocals
  • Pat Thrall– acoustic guitar
  • Bernie Worrell– Hammond organ
  • Larry Hirsch – recording
  • Don Hünerberg – recording
  • Mike Krowiak – engineering, recording
  • Jeff Lippay – recording

Track listing:

  1. I’ve Been the One – Lowell George
  2. Something Becomes Nothing – Peter Blegvad, Anton Fier, Matthew Sweet
  3. The Push and the Shove – Robert Kidney
  4. (Something Else Is) Working Harder – Peter Blegvad, Anton Fier, Jody Harris
  5. Angels – Peter Blegvad, Anton Fier, Syd Straw
  6. Diamond – Peter Holsapple
  7. Faithless Heart – Don Dixon, Anton Fier, Jody Harris
  8. Work Was New – Peter Blegvad, Anton Fier
  9. Stromg, Simple Silence – Peter Blegvad, Anton Fier
  10. Brides of Jesus – Lowell George, Bill Payne

 

On August 18, 1998.

On August 18, 1998, “Yikes” label released “Mold”, the fourth Praxis studio album. It  was recorded in 1998, and was produced by Bill Laswell, Alex Haas and Peter Wetherbee.

Personnel:

  • Alex Haas – keyboards, engineer, mixing
  • Bill Laswell- bass, scratching
  • Pat Thrall– guitar
  • Peter Wetherbee – vocals, synthesizer, guitar, drums, loops, beats, mixing
  • Julian Joyce – assistant engineer
  • Joe Lambert – masterng
  • Aldo Sampieri – art direction, photography

Track listing:

All tracks by Bill Laswell.

  1. Meldt
  2. Narcoleprosy
  3. Electric Soil
  4. Sunshine
  5. Babble Stream
  6. First Wish After Death
  7. Lichenous Shock
  8. Throes of Rasputin
  9. Sqlxzm
  10. Septic Plague
  11. Viral Sonata #69

On April 9, 2002.

Plastic Wang

On April 9, 2002, “Matador” label released “Plastic Fang”, the seventh Jon Spencer Blues Explosion album. It was recorded in 2001, at “Oorong”; The Magic Shop”, and “The Hit Factory”, and was produced by Steve Jordan.

Personnel:

  • Jon Spencer – vocals, guitar
  • Steve Jordan – vocals, guitar, bass, drumming, organ, percussion, piano
  • Judah Bauer – background vocals, guitar, clapping
  • Russell Simins – drums, percussion
  • Dr. John – guitar
  • Bernie Worrell – Farfisa organ, organ, Moog bass
  • Willie Weeks – clapping
  • Art Smith – drum and guitar technician
  • Don Smith – engineer, mixing
  • Pat Thrall – engineer
  • Doug Conroy – assistant engineer
  • Steve Fallone – assistant mastering
  • Tim Conklin – mixing
  • Greg Calbi – mastering
  • Chip Kidd – art direction, design

 

Track listing:

  1. Sweet n Sour
  2. She Said
  3. Money Rock ‘n’ Roll
  4. Killer Wolf
  5. The Midnight Creep
  6. Hold On
  7. Down in the Beast
  8. Shakin’ Rock ‘n’ Roll Tonight
  9. Over and Over
  10. Mother Nature
  11. Mean Heart
  12. Point of View