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


  • Spencer Owen Timeshare will see you soon, in LOS ANGELES. Two completely different sets.
    • Saturday, September 29: the Hotel Cafe Main Stage, playing after Julietta & Madge. 
    • Sunday, September 30Patt's Guitar Shop, playing after Joel Jerome.
      • This is a matinee event starting at 2 PM, doors at 1:30. $10 (cash only) / all ages.


  • 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.