This year at Lollapalooza, SPIN set up shop in the media tent on the festival grounds and offered bands a place to come relax, snag a pair of Silver jeans, or see how much water (or booze) they could fit into a complimentary Roho Thermos. Among the artists who paid a visit: Devo, MGMT, Wolfmother, The Black Keys, Metric, Against Me!, Stars, Yeasayer, Social Distortion, and many others!
Alessandro Cortini tends to surround himself with darkness. The Italian producer is most infamous as a torturer of modular synths and other bleak electronics for Los Angeles’ most famous industrial-goths, Nine Inch Nails. His previous solo LP, Sonno, slinked out on Prurient’s Hospital Productions — a bastion of the crepuscular, if there ever was one. And… More »