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Drummer Bud Gaugh Ditches Sublime With Rome

Anyone who ever argued against the authenticity of Sublime With Rome probably feels pretty smug today, now that original Sublime drummer Bud Gaugh has quit…
Daniel Kreps / December 12, 2011

R.E.M. Won’t Reunite, Michael Stipe Says on U.K. TV

Don't count on an R.E.M. cash-in reunion tour a decade from now. The alternative rock trailblazers will not be getting back together, Michael Stipe told…
Marc Hogan / November 3, 2011

Zooey Deschanel and Ben Gibbard Split Up

This isn't a good time to be part of a famous indie-rock couple: Just weeks after Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore announced they…
SPIN Staff / November 1, 2011

Sonic Youth’s Musical Love Story

Sonic Youth leaders Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore announced their split last week, adding a sad chapter to the complex and mysterious relationship we've all…
Pat Alexander / October 17, 2011

Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore Announce Split

If the demise of R.E.M. didn't put the final nail in the '90s alternative-rock dream, this news sure will: Sonic Youth super-couple Kim Gordon and…
Caryn Ganz / October 15, 2011

The Academy Is…… Are Done

Two weeks ago The Academy Is... performed at Fueled by Ramen's 15th birthday bash. As of this past weekend, however, the band that once inspired…
SPIN Staff / October 11, 2011