Alabama Shakes

Panorama 2016: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

The inaugural Panorama Festival — a.k.a. "East Coast Coachella" — took place at Randall's Island in New York City this past weekend, and it more…
SPIN Staff / July 25, 2016

The 2016 Grammy Performances, Ranked From Worst to First

20. The Hollywood Vampires, "As Bad As I Am" / "Ace of Spades" Not bad, per sé, just kinda dispiriting —…
Andrew Unterberger / February 16, 2016

Watch Alabama Shakes Sing ‘Don’t Wanna Fight’ at the 2016 Grammy Awards

Soon after nabbing three trophies — Best Alternative Music Album for last year's Sound & Color, Best Rock Performance, and Best Rock Song, Alabama Shakes took the…
Rachel Brodsky / February 15, 2016

The Ten Things About the 2016 Grammys That Are Gonna Piss Everyone Off

If righteous indignation isn't the reflexive reaction for most folks when watching the Grammys, it's probably at least their preferred mode of viewership. Because really,…
Andrew Unterberger / February 12, 2016

Grammys 2016: Who Should Win, Who Will Win, and Who Was Snubbed?

With the 2016 Grammys coming up this Monday, the SPIN staff takes a look at ten of the biggest categories to determine who should will, who…
SPIN Staff / February 12, 2016

Alabama Shakes Take Things Slow on ‘Austin City Limits’ with ‘This Feeling’

This Saturday the Shakes will play the late night live show Austin City Limits alongside Vintage Trouble.
Max Cea / December 30, 2015

Forecastle Festival 2016 Lineup: The Avett Brothers, Alabama Shakes, Ryan Adams, and More

The Avett Brothers, Alabama Shakes, Ryan Adams, and Death Cab for Cutie will headline the 2016 Forecastle Festival. The 14th annual event will take place on…
James Grebey / December 8, 2015

Grammy Nominations 2016: Taylor Swift, the Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar, and More

The Grammy Award nominations for 2016 have just been announced, and predictably, Taylor Swift's 1989 and Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp A Butterfly have racked up many of the proceedings'
Brennan Carley / December 7, 2015

Celebrate Thanksgiving With Bonnaroo’s Hourlong Music Special, Featuring D’Angelo and More

To celebrate the fast-approaching holiday season, the festival organizers of Bonnaroo have just released "A Very Bonnaroo Thanksgiving," an hour-long program that features exclusive live…
Brennan Carley / November 25, 2015

Alabama Shakes Deliver Powerhouse Performance of ‘Joe’ on ‘Colbert’

Southern rock and soul purveyors Alabama Shakes showed up on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert last night to play "Joe," a bonus cut from…
Andrew Unterberger / October 29, 2015

The 50 Best Rock Bands Right Now

A list celebrating rock bands in 2015? We don't see why not. Rock isn't at the center of the musical universe anymore, sure — maybe…
SPIN Staff / October 16, 2015

Stephen Colbert Enlists Mavis Staples, Beirut, More for Sly Stone Cover on First ‘Late Show’

Stephen Colbert started his tenure on CBS' Late Show on Tuesday night, and he wasn't about to do so without a pretty special musical guest…
Colin Joyce / September 9, 2015

Alabama Shakes’ Brittany Howard Releases Surprise Album Under the Name Thunderbitch

Brittany Howard, the bold-voiced frontwoman of the Alabama Shakes, has surprise released a new album under a fittingly confident pseudonym — Thunderbitch. The 10-track, self-titled…
James Grebey / September 2, 2015

Alabama Shakes Rock ‘Conan’ to the Core With ‘Gimme All Your Love’

Alabama Shakes continued their ongoing tour on behalf of this spring's Sound and Color with an appearance on Conan last night, bringing a gurgling "Gimme All Your Love"
Brennan Carley / August 12, 2015

Paul McCartney and Alabama Shakes’ Brittany Howard Duetted on the Beatles’ Get Back’

During musical legend Paul McCartney's headlining Lollapalooza set last night, the Beatle brought out Alabama Shakes frontman Brittany Howard for a performance of his hit…
Brennan Carley / August 1, 2015
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