Posts tagged "Pete Yorn"

Indie Rock Super Friends Form Thriftstore Masterpiece, Cover Lee Hazelwood’s ‘Railroad’

Lee Hazlewood's 1963 cowboy-psych debut Trouble Is a Lonesome Town is set to get a star-studded remake courtesy of Thriftstore Masterpiece, a "revolving music collective devoted…
Chris Martins / May 8, 2013

Patti Smith, Roots, J Mascis Honor Neil Young Live

The watershed moment of Thursday night's star-studded Neil Young tribute concert at New York City's Carnegie Hall came just 20 minutes into the two-hour-plus set,…
William Goodman / February 11, 2011

WATCH: Pete Yorn Unplugs at SPIN

Pete Yorn's new, self-titled album finds the New Jersey-born singer-songwriter making a confident return to his roots, with taut, gritty power pop and plaintive, reflective…
Peter Gaston / November 2, 2010

Pete Yorn Chats with SPIN at ACL Music Festival

During this year's Austin City Limits Music Festival in Austin, TX, artists stopped by the American Express® ZYNC ZONE, to chat with SPIN about their…
Luke McCormick / October 14, 2010

FREE ALBUM! SPIN’s Top Tunes of Austin City Limits

October 8-10 brings us Austin City Limits, an annual celebration of music in the Texas capital's gorgeous Zilker Park, attended by some 65,000 fans daily.
SPIN Staff / October 1, 2010

10 Must-Hear Artists at Austin City Limits Fest

Entering its ninth year, the Austin City Limits Music Festival is showing no signs of slowing down, as it sprawls out over the 46 acres…
Luke McCormick / October 1, 2010

Pete Yorn Plays New Album at L.A. Show

For a guy who only last year released two albums that seemed content to background the conversation, Pete Yorn on Monday night played like a…
Kevin Bronson / September 29, 2010

Pete Yorn, ‘Pete Yorn’ (Vagrant)

Pete Yorn's 2001 debut was so melodically and lyrically sharp that his subsequent releases (including last year's pairing with Scarlett Johansson) have seemed unfocused and…
Peter Gerstenzang / September 9, 2010


Singer-songwriter Pete Yorn is about to release his third album in 14 months, and the self-titled effort (out Sept. 28) is an unfussy, hard-rocker produced…
Peter Gaston / August 25, 2010

FIRST LISTEN: Pixies’ Frank Black Produces Pete Yorn

Singer-songwriter Pete Yorn has worked with a wide range of collaborators, including R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck, actress Scarlett Johansson, and performer-producer Butch Walker (Pink, Avril…
Patrck Darcy / July 29, 2010

New Pete Yorn Album Due This Fall

Pete Yorn will release his sixth studio album -- a self-titled LP produced by the Pixies' Frank Black -- on September 28.
Eric Sundermann / June 9, 2010

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week

Lots of people tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / March 29, 2010’s Best of the Week

Courtney Love made news this week, threatening to sue over Kurt Cobain's appearance in Guitar Hero.Her rants on Twitter remain incoherent, so we talked to…
SPIN Staff / September 12, 2009

WATCH: Scarlett Johansson and Pete Yorn’s Live Debut

It's fitting that Pete Yorn and Scarlett Johansson made their live performance debut last night on French television. After all, Yorn recently said that Parisian…
Ray Padgett / September 11, 2009

Lusty Fun: Scarlett & Pete’s New Video

At her best, Scarlett Johansson drifts through our consciousness like a lusty apparition, or more accurately, like an apparition of lust -- she's barely there,…
Charles Aaron / August 13, 2009

Listen: Scarlett Johansson Duets with Pete Yorn

Safe to say: Pete Yorn has a soft spot for milky, busty actresses. Turns out, his new album of duets with Iron Man 2's Scarlett…
Anna Hyclak / July 29, 2009

New Albums from Mars Volta, Gossip, and 13 More

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / June 23, 2009