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Maxwell Returns With His First Single of the Decade, ‘Lake By the Ocean’

Less than a week after his debut album, 1996's Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite, celebrated its 20th anniversary, neo-soul icon Maxwell has released his first new…
Andrew Unterberger / April 8, 2016

Scenes from Red Bull’s Winter Music Conference Party

For this year’s Winter Music Conference, Red Bull sponsored its own pool-partying Guest House. Over the course of four days, the Gale South Beach encampment…
Jolie Ruben / April 1, 2014

Maxwell Cancels Discography Tour Due to Vocal Hemorrhage

The latest larynxial victim to join the seemingly unending list of artists recently sidelined with throat problems is Maxwell, who cancelled his brief U.S. tour…
Devon Maloney / June 25, 2012

Maxwell Playing Entire Discography in Series of Arena Shows

It's hard to believe, but the supple-voiced singer Maxwell is already due for a comeback from his latest comeback. Almost three years after releasing the…
Marc Hogan / April 17, 2012

Grammy Preview: Who’ll Win?

The 52nd annual Grammy Awards feature an amazing roster of performers, including Green Day, Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, and many more. (Watch the show…
Steve Kandell / January 28, 2010

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week: Charitable Musicians

Lots of musicians tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / January 22, 2010

Tough Questions for Maxwell

While he may have parted ways with his signature 'fro since going into self-imposed exile eight years ago, Maxwell certainly hasn't lost the silky-smooth voice…
John Sellers / July 27, 2009

New Albums from Against Me!, Cage, and 7 More

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / July 7, 2009

D’Angelo: What the Hell Happened?

[This article was originally published in the August 2008 issue of SPIN. To coincide with the release of D'Angelo's long-awaited third album, Black Messiah, we're repromoting…
David Peisner / August 5, 2008