And the band have teamed up with a special guest especially…

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion have teamed up to record a new single with PUBLIC ENEMY‘s CHUCK D.

The release, ‘Hot Gossip’, which is only available on limited seven-inch vinyl, also includes an exclusive cover version of blues legend Junior Kimbrough’s ‘Meet Me In The City’, featuring the late Elliott Smith on guitar.

The single is the second to be taken from the band (formerly known as John Spencer Blues Explosion) album ‘Damage’, and is out on November 15.

[a][/a] will also be playing four dates in the UK later this month.

The band will perform at:

London Shepherd’s Bush Empire (20)

Manchester Academy (22)

Glasgow QMU (23)

Bristol Academy (24)

For ticket availability, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.