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Noel Gallagher Was Going to Fix Oasis’ ‘Be Here Now’ for Reissue, But Then He Didn’t

Oasis' third album Be Here Now kind of imploded their stranglehold over the charts in 1997, with an infamously druggy reputation (allegedly the Gallaghers were…
Dan Weiss / July 22, 2016

Watch Ryan Adams Cover Two of the Five Best Oasis Songs

Ryan Adams' cover of all-time Oasis tearjerker "Wonderwall" is the literal soundtrack to '00s teenage heartache, and this week, the singer-songwriter added at least two more covers to…
Anna Gaca / July 15, 2016

Liam and Noel Gallagher Will Never, Ever Stop Sniping at Each Other

Former Oasis frontmen Liam and Noel Gallagher cannot work together, and yet they cannot leave each other alone. Recently, Liam, 43, has been posting photos of his…
Anna Gaca / July 10, 2016

Liam Gallagher Apologizes for Homophobic Tweet Aimed at Russian Soccer Fans

The latest Gallagher-related mishap comes from younger brother Liam. On Wednesday, the former Oasis member sent out a since-deleted homophobic tweet referring to the violence between England…
Brian Josephs / June 16, 2016

All Saints’ ‘One Strike’ Is a Laid-Back Pop Jam About Dumping Liam Gallagher

The reunited All Saints, '90s Britain's cargo pants-clad alternative to the Spice Girls, are back with "One Strike," a song inspired by member Nicole Appleton's divorce from former…
Anna Gaca / February 23, 2016

U2 Bring Up Noel Gallagher for ‘I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For’ and Beatles Singalong

Because all legendary rock stars ever do is play at one another's concerts, Hall-of-Famers U2 brought out Britpop legend Noel Gallagher for a duet in…
Andrew Unterberger / October 27, 2015

Classic Reviews: Oasis’ ‘(What’s the Story) Morning Glory’ and Blur’s ‘The Great Escape’

This dual review originally ran in the November 1995 issue of SPIN. In honor of the 20th anniversary of Oasis' (What's the Story) Morning Glory?,…
Chuck Eddy / October 2, 2015

Blur vs. Oasis: Who Won the Last 20 Years?

On this day 20 years ago, Britpop reached its apex as a pop-culture phenomenon, with the simultaneous release of Blur's "Country House" and Oasis' "Roll…
Andrew Unterberger / August 14, 2015

Stream Our Playlist of the 95 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1995

It's shocking that it's somehow been twenty years since 1995, but here we are, and SPIN decided to mark the passage of time and…
James Grebey / August 6, 2015

Noel Gallagher Claims to Have Lost Millions Since He Went Solo

Noel Gallagher seems to have entered an economic desert ever since he left Oasis. In an interview with Loaded magazine, the U.K. singer said he's lost…
James Grebey / April 1, 2015

Liam Gallagher Dissolves Beady Eye

Just as older brother Noel gears up for the release of his second solo album with his High Flying Birds, Liam Gallagher has announced the…
Colin Joyce / October 25, 2014

Johnny Marr Played Some Classics With Noel Gallagher

It's always enjoyable when you get to see two rock icons from different (but roughly analogous) moments in rock history cross generational boundaries to play…
Andrew Unterberger / October 24, 2014

Your Labor Day Weekend Playlist: The 100 Best Alt-Rock Songs of 1994

As Labor Day Weekend approaches, the summer's last barbecues and beach parties find themselves wanting for the perfect soundtrack. SPIN has you covered with our "100…
Brennan Carley / August 29, 2014

Liam Gallagher Takes #IceBucketChallenge Pretty Much Just So He Can Nominate Noel

You'd think a bucket of ice water over the head would cool you down, but Liam Gallagher looks pissed as ever at his older brother…
Colin Stutz / August 22, 2014

The 100 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1994

In 1994, the distinction between "mainstream" and "alternative" evaporated. Green Day and the Offspring brought hook-heavy punk to the Billboard charts, middle-of-the-road acts such as…
Kyle McGovern / August 18, 2014

Oasis Sweeten Album Reissues With ‘Original 1993 Demos’ Tape

It's now Oasis' turn on the reissue merry-go-round, but the iconic Britpop band is throwing in an intriguing cassette. The Gallagher brothers and company announced…
Marc Hogan / February 26, 2014

The SPIN Interview: Arctic Monkeys’ Alex Turner

"It’s like literature, isn't it?" says Alex Turner, sitting in the back garden of a downtown Manhattan hotel, still bleary-eyed from a late night. "It's…
David Bevan / September 10, 2013

Liam Gallagher Named in $3 Million Paternity Suit by ‘New York Times’ Writer

Liam Gallagher d̶e̶f̶i̶n̶i̶t̶e̶l̶y̶ maybe fathered a child with a New York Times journalist, according to flurry of tabloid reports over the past 24 hours. The New…
Dan Reilly / July 18, 2013

‘Shameless’ Star Emmy Rossum on Avoiding Skrillex’s Mosh Pit, Making Out to ‘Wonderwall’

The multi-talented Emmy Rossum could use a breather. It's a good thing then, that the Showtime network's Shameless, on which she plays a dutiful sister…
Luke McCormick / April 10, 2013

Damon Albarn and Noel Gallagher Seal Britpop Truce by Playing Sweet ‘Tender’ Live

When Blur released "Tender" in 1999 as the first single from their now-classic 13, the song's mix of Appalachian-style guitar, a gospel choir, and frontman Damon…
Marc Hogan / March 25, 2013
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