Throughout the weekend at Bonnaroo, photographer Aaron Richter and SPIN's Peter Gaston & Jennifer Edmondson traversed Bonnaroo's dressing rooms, backstage bars, and parking lots to hang with some of the coolest acts performing at the Tennnessee fest. Check out Richter's intimate images of music stars including Florence Welch, Sam Beam, and Nathan Williams of Wavves plus, icons like filmmaker John Waters and basketball great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
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 »