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Jesus And Mary Chain Officially Announce New Album Damage and Joy, Out March 24

Next year, the great Scottish proto-shoegaze motorcycle reverb rockers Jesus and Mary Chain will release Damage and Joy, their first album since Munki in 1998. The news comes after…
Andy Cush / December 8, 2016

A New Jesus and Mary Chain Album Is Coming Next Year

The Jesus and Mary Chain, the influential Scottish band founded by brothers Jim and William Reid in 1983, are releasing a new album in 2017. Creation Records,…
Andy Cush / November 16, 2016

Hear the Jesus and Mary Chain Jam on an Extended Live ‘Reverence’

In November 2014, the Jesus and Mary Chain played their first live show in six years, a homecoming performance at the Barrowlands venue in Glasgow,…
Andrew Unterberger / June 24, 2015

Some Candy Talking: The Jesus and Mary Chain on ‘Psychocandy’ Turning 30

Nearly 30 years ago, the Jesus and Mary Chain — a band of pop-eviscerating Scots led by brothers Jim and William Reid — emerged with…
Kyle McGovern / April 30, 2015

Shoepergaze! Jesus and Mary Chain Get an Onstage Assist from a Bloody Valentine

Barcleona's Primavera Sound Festival wrapped up over the weekend, and we've rounded up the 10 Best Things We Saw at the annual showcase, but here's one highlight…
Kyle McGovern / May 28, 2013

Sled Island Festival 2013: Jesus and Mary Chain, Thermals, Swans, Superchunk, and More

The Jesus and Mary Chain, the Thermals, Swans, Explosions in the Sky, OFF!, Thee Oh Sees, and Superchunk are just some of the 250-plus acts…
Kyle McGovern / April 30, 2013

Jesus and Mary Chain Splatter Record Store Day With ‘Psychocandy’ Vinyl Reissue

The Jesus and Mary Chain's essential 1985 debut, Psychocandy, will be reissued in a "paint splatter" vinyl edition for this year's Record Store Day (April…
Kyle McGovern / February 28, 2013

Download 2008: In Pictures

To whet your appetite for our extended coverage of this past weekend's (July 19-20) Download 2008, which we will be posting throughout the day, SPIN.com…
Kenny Herzog / July 21, 2008

Jesus and Mary Chain, Gang of Four, Yeasayer and More Hit Download 2008 This Weekend

Tech fiends and music nerds unite, as the U.K.-based Download 2008 event arrives stateside for the fourth year in a row, boasting the best of…
Joseph Coscarelli / July 17, 2008

New Jesus and Mary Chain Boxed Set Due September 30

No, it's not a new album, but it's almost as good: Noise-pop pioneers the Jesus & Mary Chain are set to release a four-CD box…
Larry Fitzmaurice / June 27, 2008

Download 2008 to Hit S.F., L.A., Philly

True, numerous festivals have been added to the Whitman's Sampler of musical options this summer, but what they lack Download 2008 has threefold: location, location,…
William Goodman / June 18, 2008