Tyler Spencer

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Tyler Spencer
Background information
Birth name Tyler Spencer
Also known as

Dick Valentine

Taylor Spencer
Born (1972-01-22) January 22, 1972 (age 42)
Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
Genres Alternative rock, disco-punk, dance-rock
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter
Instruments Vocals, guitar, drums
Associated acts Electric Six, The Dirty Shame, Evil Cowards, Bang Camaro

Tyler Spencer (born 1972), also known as Dick Valentine, is a vocalist, best known for his role as lead singer for the six-piece Detroit-based band Electric Six.[1][2] Spencer founded the band in 1996 at which time the band was named The Wildbunch but was changed due to complications with another band of the same name.[3]

He is also one of the two members of the dance group, Evil Cowards,[4] is one of the vocalists for hard rock band Bang Camaro and was temporarily a member of the short-lived band The Dirty Shame. He is married to Kate Muth.[5]

Spencer released his first solo album Destroy The Children under the Dick Valentine moniker on May 14, 2012.[6] [7]

Solo Discography[edit]



  1. ^ "Electric Six to perform at St. Andrew's Hall in Detroit Saturday". Booth Newspapers. November 26, 2008. Retrieved August 5, 2010. 
  2. ^ "MUSIC: SPINS; Burning Down the Garage". The New York Times. Retrieved October 15, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Sax as a Weapon: You Didn't Know That Rock 'n' Roll Burned". Village Voice. April 1, 2003. Retrieved April 17, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Electric Six Frontman Is An Evil Coward". College Music Journal. May 11, 2009. Retrieved August 5, 2010. 
  5. ^ "Spartans Thrive in Social Media". Michigan State University Alumni Association. July 12, 2010. Retrieved August 5, 2010. 
  6. ^ "The Politics Of Dancing: An Election Year Blog By Dick Valentine @ Antiquiet Blogs". Antiquiet.com. 2012-03-05. Retrieved 2013-04-02. 
  7. ^ http://www.electricsix.com

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