For SPIN's April cover story about U2, London-based photographer Takay traveled to the band's hometown of Dublin, Ireland. In this shot, frontman Bono freshens his look with a hit of eyeliner (p.s., the makeup was his idea, not ours).
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 »