The temperatures are climbing and your Seasonal Affective Disorder is disappearing as fast as your snow boots and parkas. So let's properly welcome spring with some live music, shall we?
Artists of all types -- indie rockers to rappers, pop-punks to metalheads -- are packing up their gear and hitting the road, this time sans snow tires and antifreeze. Here, SPIN picks the spring's must-see shows, digging up the essential info so you can pick the ultimate live experience. Read on. Rock on! -- written by 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 »