Hear that? It's the sound of school bells, which means that, yes, autumn has nearly arrived. And what better way to get ready for the diminishing sunlight and plummeting temps than by planning your upcoming indoor concerts? Artists of all typesindie rockers to rappers, pop-punks to metalheads, and beyondare packing up their gear and hitting the road.
Here, SPIN picks the fall's must-see shows, digging up the essential info so you can pick your ultimate live experience. Read on. Rock on! William Goodman
Ask John Lydon: Anger is an energy, but disco is a weapon. Like so many other first-wave punks and post-punks — Wire, Joy Division, the Clash and Blondie, just to name a handful — Johnny Rotten eventually discovered that setting his shredding guitars and caterwauling vocals to a dance-floor thump gave his music a power… More »