When Kings of Leon's Nathan Followill responded to Glee creator Ryan Murphy's attack on KOL for their refusal to license their songs for the popular FOX show, he was the latest in a long line of artists who've used Twitter as a way to air their uncensored opinions 140 characters at a time.
Here, SPIN looks back at the funniest and most outrageous text wars that have erupted on the popular social media service.
Will Butler has always been an outlier. As Arcade Fire's second-most-famous Butler, he's always made being weird seem just as alluring as fitting in. During the band's live shows, the multi-hyphenate artist (synthesizer, bass, guitar, clarinet, and hell, even the glockenspiel) avoids the spotlight while throwing out enough manic energy — howling in one moment,… More »