January 1990: Mötley Crüe

SPIN iconBy: SPIN Staff // March 15, 2013

To celebrate SPIN’s 28th birthday, we’ll be looking back at all our covers, from the Herb Ritts-shot Madonna image that appeared on our very first issue to the the fresh photography that continues to make an impact on our covers today. Here’s our second decade, at a glance.

See our first decade’s covers: The 1980s.