This website is about the singer and musician Spencer Owen from Oakland, CA.

  • Spencer Owen's Letter Dance (coincidentally, the same lineup as Spencer Owen Timeshare) are playing with LFZ and OMMO at Oakland.Secret on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017. Facebook event.
  • Spencer Owen Timeshare are playing with Inner Ear Brigade and Qualia at Eli's Mile High Club on Friday, April 21st, 2017. Facebook event.


  • A new compilation album: Approaching the Boy is now on Bandcamp.
    • This album is a careful retrospective of a home recording period from 2003-2009. It's intended as a complete listen. Guitars and organs ring and buzz. Songs are about their times.
    • 50% of all proceeds from the purchase of this album will be donated to the National Abortion Federation:
Approaching the Boy cover art by John Acquadro.

Approaching the Boy cover art by John Acquadro.

  • Denotation -- my mini-album-length cover of ENO's Another Green World in its entirety -- is out now through Stimulus Progression, a record & tape label based in Los Angeles.


Image by Sean Smith.