Frightened Rabbit

SPIN at Lollapalooza 2016: Portraits of Frank Turner, Bastille, Dua Lipa, and More

For Lollapalooza’s 25th Anniversary, SPIN was on site at the Toyota Music Den, where we invited many of the fest’s best and brightest to stop…
Drew Fortune / August 2, 2016

SPIN at Lollapalooza 2016: Day 2 at Toyota Music Den with Frank Turner, Louis the Child, and More

Like a foregone conclusion, the rain arrived hard and early on Lollapalooza Day 2. Unlike years past, thunder and lightening bypassed the Grant Park fairgrounds,…
Drew Fortune / July 30, 2016

SPIN at Lollapalooza 2016: Toyota Music Den Schedule

Lollapalooza descends upon Grant Park in Chicago next weekend (July 28-31) with an impressive four-day lineup headlined by Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, J.Cole and Red Hot Chili…
SPIN Staff / July 21, 2016

Watch Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchison Perform “Get Out” at Sasquatch!

With the release of Painting of a Panic Attack in April, Scottish rock collective Frightened Rabbit proved they are still masters of sweeping balladry, and lead…
Drew Fortune / June 6, 2016

Sasquatch! 2016: SPIN Portraits of Rudimental, Frightened Rabbit, and More

Throughout Memorial Day weekend, SPIN was on site at the Sasquatch! Music Festival at the Toyota Music Den, where we invited many of the fest's best and brightest…
Drew Fortune / June 1, 2016

Sasquatch! 2016: Day 2 at Toyota Music Den with Frightened Rabbit, Baio, and More

A mighty wind ripped through the Gorge festival grounds on Sunday, sparking wildfires and forcing a shutdown of the main Sasquatch! stage. Nevertheless, fans arrived…
Drew Fortune / May 30, 2016

SPIN at Sasquatch 2016: Toyota Music Den Schedule

Situated in the hills of George, Washington at the Gorge Amphitheatre, the annual Sasquatch Music Festival is undoubtedly one of the most scenic festival experiences…
SPIN Staff / May 24, 2016

Watch Frightened Rabbit Fancy a Shag on ‘Conan’

Late last year, Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchinson described the Scottish folk outfit's recent fourth album, Pedestrian Verse, as "a genuine journey of discovery." Late last night…
Kyle McGovern / March 6, 2013

Frightened Rabbit, ‘Pedestrian Verse’ (Canvasback/Atlantic)

Scotland routinely breeds some of the most pure-at-heart songwriters around. It also routinely breeds some of the most self-conscious songwriters around. They are often the…
Michael Tedder / February 4, 2013

Frightened Rabbit Talk Minor Chords and Major Labels

Scott Hutchinson named his band, Frightened Rabbit, after a tag he earned as an excruciatingly shy wee lad, but you wouldn't know it from the…
Harley Brown / January 24, 2013

See Frightened Rabbit Look Rather Alive in ‘Dead Now’ Video

The new single from Scotland's Frightened Rabbit sounds upbeat enough, but its title gives a hint of what's to come. The first line of "Dead…
Chris Martins / November 21, 2012

Hear Frightened Rabbit’s Rousing ‘State Hospital’

Last night, Frightened Rabbit provided a rousing first listen from their forthcoming EP of the same name, State Hospital, on Zane Lowe's BBC1 Radio show.
David Bevan / August 16, 2012

EXCLUSIVE: Frightened Rabbit Cover Death Cab

Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison likes covering his favorite artists' songs -- check out his SPIN Sessions take on Neutral Milk Hotel's "Song Against Sex"
Peter Gaston / August 11, 2011

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week

Lots of people tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / April 16, 2010

Coachella Bands vs. the Volcano!

A volcanic eruption in Iceland has left British bands the Cribs,Bad Lieutenant, and Frightened Rabbit struggling to reach this weekend's Coachella festival in California. An…
Kelsey Paine / April 15, 2010

Mark Hoppus’ Pick: Frightened Rabbit

When he's not commandeering the stage as the boisterous bassist for SoCal punks Blink-182, Tweeting wisdom to more than 1.6 million followers, or handling album…
Mark Hoppus / March 25, 2010

Review: Frightened Rabbit, ‘The Winter of Mixed Drinks’

On the rousing "Swim Until You Can't See Land," the best song on this determinedly downcast Scottish quintet's third studio effort (dramatically produced by Peter…
David Marchese / March 1, 2010

How They Became… Frightened Rabbit

Welcome to the new weekly feature "Name That Band" in which we get the inside stories behind the mysterious monikers of some of our…
David Marchese / January 25, 2010

Watch: Frightened Rabbit Unplugged in NYC

Scottish quartet Frightened Rabbit recently finished recording their next album -- due in early 2010. (We're fans of their last one, The Midnight Organ Fight.)…
Ray Padgett / July 29, 2009