Shuggie Otis

Shuggie Otis Pulls the Plug on His ‘Fallon’ Performance

Shuggie Otis spent the better part of the last few decades relegated to pop music's margins. Sure, the singer-guitarist's third album, 1974's Inspiration Information, has…
Kyle McGovern / April 13, 2013

20 Albums You Can Hear Now: the Flaming Lips, Fall Out Boy, Ghostface Killah, the Thermals

Normally, our weekly round-up of ready-to-stream albums tops out at 10, but there's so much stuff flying free on the Internet right now — full-lengths…
Kyle McGovern / April 10, 2013

Cult Legend Shuggie Otis Is Finally Back in Business

Much to his chagrin, Shuggie Otis is among rock's greatest one-brilliant-album-wonders. The singer-guitarist's third full-length, 1974's Inspiration Information, was a dreamy, virtuosic collection of lilting…
David Marchese / April 10, 2013

SPIN’s 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time

To celebrate the new generation of shredders profiled in our May/June "Loud Issue," the SPIN staff decided to find some wheedle in a haystack, taking…
SPIN Staff / May 3, 2012