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Hard-Rock Supergroup Gone Is Gone Share Intricate Second Song, ‘Starlight’

Gone Is Gone — a hard-rock supergroup made up of At the Drive-In drummer Tony Hajjar, Mastodon bassist Troy Sanders, and Queens of the Stone Age guitarist Troy Van…
Anna Gaca / May 25, 2016

Supergroup Gone Is Gone Release Slamming First Song, ‘Violescent’

Gone Is Gone — the recently announced supergroup featuring Mastodon's Troy Sanders, Queens of the Stone Age's Troy VanLeeuwen, and At the Drive-In's Tony Hajjar —…
Anna Gaca / April 20, 2016

Mastodon, At the Drive-In, Queens of the Stone Age Members Form Supergroup, Gone Is Gone

There's a new supergroup in town: Gone Is Gone features At the Drive-In drummer Tony Hajjar, Mastodon bassist Troy Sanders, and Queens of the Stone Age guitarist Troy…
Rachel Brodsky / April 14, 2016

Amnesia Rockfest 2016 Lineup: Jane’s Addiction, Blink-182, Limp Bizkit, Ice Cube, More

Canada's largest music festival of metal, punk, hardcore, hip-hop, and hard rock, the fittingly-titled Amnesia Rockfest, has announced its 2016 lineup. Set to take place…
Harley Brown / March 23, 2016

At the Drive-In Split With Guitarist Jim Ward Just Before Start of Reunion Tour

Next week, post-hardcore greats At the Drive-In will embark upon an international reunion tour, the band's first string of live dates since 2012. But they'll…
Andrew Unterberger / March 19, 2016

At the Drive-In Will Seemingly Reunite (Again) Next Year

Post-hardcore staples At the Drive-In officially broke up in 2001, save for one reunion tour in 2012. Guess it didn't go so well, because they…
Rachel Brodsky / December 1, 2015

Cedric Bixler-Zavala Talks At the Drive-In Reissues, His Real Mars Volta Role

At the Drive-In's 2001 breakup was as abrupt and tense as the band's music — the El Paso, Texas, five-piece, valorized for their volatile post-hardcore sound,…
Bryan Hood / April 24, 2013

Hear At the Drive-In’s ‘One Armed Scissor’ Chopped and Looped by the Field

The men who founded At the Drive-In may not see eye to eye anymore — Omar Rodríguez-López called last year's reunion a nostalgia-driven cash-grab, and…
Chris Martins / April 2, 2013

Omar Rodriguez-Lopez’s Bosnian Rainbows Announce Debut With Grainy, Cryptic Video

When the Mars Volta officially broke up earlier this year, frontman Cedric Bixler-Zavala loaded his departure announcement with a swipe at Bosnian Rainbows, the new band…
Kyle McGovern / March 6, 2013

At the Drive-In Reissuing First and Final Albums

At the Drive-In's Omar Rodriguez-Lopez has already admitted that the post-hardcore group's reunion was mainly driven by two things: money and nostalgia. So fans of the El…
Kyle McGovern / January 29, 2013

Lollapalooza 2012: 10 Best and Worst of Day Three

Lollapalooza 2012 — with its Black Sabbath sorta-reunion, puke-filled Perry's Stage, and massive storm evacuation — has come to an end. It wasn't going to…
SPIN Staff / August 6, 2012

See At the Drive-In Play Their First Show in 11 Years

Omar Rodríguez-López has bluntly acknowledged that the reunion of his pre-Mars Volta band with Cedric Bixler-Zavala is money-oriented, nostalgia-driven, and unlikely to give birth to…
Marc Hogan / April 10, 2012

At the Drive-In Admit Reunion About ‘Money,’ ‘Nostalgia’

Points to Omar Rodriguez-Lopez for being super candid. In interviews quoted recently by the NME, the At the Drive-In guitarist has ruled out a new…
Marc Hogan / February 23, 2012

At the Drive-In Reuniting After 11-Year Break

At the Drive-In, Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodríguez-López's pre-Mars Volta band and one of the more influential acts from the post-hardcore movement, appear to be…
Daniel Kreps / January 9, 2012

WATCH: Mars Volta Perform 3 New Songs

After a two-year break, El Paso, TX, outfit the Mars Volta have wrapped their yet-to-be-titled sixth studio album, tentatively slated for release in early 2012,…
William Goodman / July 28, 2011

The 20 Best Albums of 2000

The 20 best albums of 2000, as ranked by the SPIN editors. [This list originally appeared in the January 2001 issue of SPIN.]…
SPIN Staff / December 31, 2000