SPIN Staff

Read more from SPIN Staff

New Music: Future Islands – “Cave”

In advance of their new album The Far Field, Future Islands have released a new lyric video for the album's second single, "Cave." The video…
SPIN Staff / March 24, 2017

SXSW 2017 Gallery: SPIN Portraits with Danny Brown, Kelela, Mastodon, Lil Yachty, and More

For five days and nights at SXSW 2017, SPIN, VIBE and Stereogum hosted the Mazda Studio at Empire, featuring dozens of stand-out performances from established…
SPIN Staff / March 20, 2017

The 24 Best Bands We Saw in Austin (And Some Dogs, Too)

We just got home from SXSW, and saw more than 50 bands in the span of five days. Here's the best of what we saw.
SPIN Staff / March 20, 2017

SXSW 2017: The Best Live Music We Saw Friday, Featuring Kelela, Broncho, More

As South By Southwest collided with St. Patrick's day on Friday, the SPIN staff spent the day hopping between official showcases, and our Empire Garage &…
SPIN Staff / March 18, 2017

SXSW 2017: The Best Live Music We Saw Thursday, Featuring Frankie Rose, Talib Kweli, More

As South By Southwest entered full swing on Thursday, the SPIN staff spent the day hopping between official showcases, the conference (where we saw Spoon's…
SPIN Staff / March 17, 2017

SXSW 2017: The Best Live Music We Saw Wednesday, Featuring DJ Esco, A$AP Ferg, More

After an overhyped snowstorm kept the SPIN staff trapped in New York for the first two nights of South By Southwest, we finally made it to Austin…
SPIN Staff / March 16, 2017

SPIN’s 1999 Profile of Elliott Smith: “He’s Mr. Dyingly Sad, and You’re Mystifyingly Glad”

RJ Smith's profile of Elliott Smith originally ran in the January 1999 "The Year in Music" issue of Spin. In honor of the 20th anniversary of Elliott…
RJ Smith / February 26, 2017

Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats | Jameson Bow St. Sessions

Go to jamesonwhiskey.ie and enter for a chance to attend.
SPIN Staff / February 23, 2017

The Story of St. Patrick’s Day

Ever wanted to know how St. Patrick's Day began? Most might not know, that it's  never really been about a place on the map…
SPIN Staff / February 21, 2017

14 Songs About Heartbreak for Your Sad Valentine’s Day

Don't believe the hype: Love stinks, and no day reminds you of its follies quite like Valentine's Day, as marketers fall over themselves to remind…
SPIN Staff / February 14, 2017

Grammys 2017: Watch Bruno Mars Perform “Let’s Go Crazy” in Tribute to Prince

At tonight's Grammys, a tribute to the late Prince featured performances by legendary Minneapolis funk, rock, and soul group Morris Day and the Time and Grammy nominee Bruno Mars.
SPIN Staff / February 12, 2017

2017 Grammys: Watch Billboard Stream Live From the Red Carpet and Grammy Museum

Prior to tonight’s 59th Grammy Awards, our sister site Billboard is streaming live from the red carpet and from a studio inside the Grammy Museum…
SPIN Staff / February 12, 2017

“He Was Different and Was the First to Remind You About It”: Friends and Former Spin Colleagues Remember Marc Spitz

In a profile of Vines frontman Craig Nicholls from a 2004 issue of Spin, Marc Spitz’s opening line was a quip about how he wanted…
SPIN Staff / February 8, 2017

Author, Playwright, and Former SPIN Writer Marc Spitz Dies at 47

Author, playwright, and journalist Marc Spitz, writer of numerous SPIN stories during a decade spent at the magazine, died today, Billboard reports. He was 47.
SPIN Staff / February 4, 2017

Page 1 of 536