Biffy Clyro, Mark Danielewski Perform in L.A.
SPIN recently took its Liner Notes series - which pairs musicians and authors together in live performances - to Los Angeles, where Scottish rockers Biffy…
April 20, 2011
Biffy Clyro, Author Danielewski Perform in L.A.
On Wednesday night, SPIN's Liner Notes series made its Los Angeles debut at the east side's intimate Bootleg Theater, bringing together Scottish hard rockers Biffy…
March 3, 2011
Author Danielewski, Biffy Clyro Set for SPIN Benefit
On March 2, Glasgow rock band Biffy Clyro will join author Mark Danielewski (House of Leaves) onstage at Los Angeles' Bootleg Theater for the fifth…
February 3, 2011
Ben Folds, Nick Hornby Bring Collabo to Life in NYC
Back in 2003, British author Nick Hornby sang the praises of the Ben Folds Five tune "Smoke" in the pages of his essay collection, Songbook.
October 13, 2010
Ben Folds, Nick Hornby Set for SPIN Benefit in NYC
On October 12, musician Ben Folds will join High Fidelity author Nick Hornby onstage at NYC's Housing Works Bookstore Café for the fourth installment of…
September 22, 2010
FREE DOWNLOADS: Dredg Perform with Salman Rushdie
SPIN's Liner Notes event, held last week in NYC, found San Francisco-based prog rock quartet Dredg joining their literary muse -- famed author Salman Rushdie…
October 9, 2009
Salman Rushdie, Dredg Meld Words, Music at NYC Benefit
Not all rock stars spend their spare time consuming narcotics and canoodling with groupies. Boring as it sounds, some actually read -- a lot. And…
October 2, 2009
Watch: Amanda Palmer, Neil Gaiman Live in NYC
Dresden Dolls songstress Amanda Palmer and Coraline author Neil Gaiman joined forces for SPIN.com's Liner Notes event June 3, playing songs and reading stories for…
June 10, 2009
Tegan Quin, Augusten Burroughs Perform at SPIN.com Event
SPIN.com recently hosted its first-ever Liner Notes event in New York City, a benefit concert for AIDS charity Housing Works and an offshoot of our…
September 16, 2008
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