October 8, 2013 3:07 AM

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion delivers a torrid, gritty take on the blues

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, a trio that, for the last 20-plus years, has been taking a sledgehammer and a blowtorch to the rudiments of rock ’n’ roll — the blues — and issuing its version at rib-rattling volumes. It made for a night that was visceral and primal Monday at the RecordBar.

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