Posts tagged "daniel johnston"

Hear the Unicorns Cover Daniel Johnston’s ‘Rocketship’ in Lovely Weirdness

Eerily, the Unicorns predicted their return the last time we heard from them, via The Unicorns: 2014. That 2004 EP was the beloved…
By: Chris Martins / July 21, 2014

Sundance Premiere ‘Frank': A Loving and Hilarious Tribute to Outsider Music

SPIN is in Park City, Utah, traversing snow and cutting queues to bring you reviews of the next big films (and flops) as they make…
By: Chris Martins / January 19, 2014

Daniel Johnston Will Draw You for $1,000

A collaborative short film dreamed up by Los Angeles filmmaker Gabriel Sunday and revered outsider musician Daniel Johnston is currently crowd-sourcing funds, and…
By: Chris Martins / November 12, 2013

Marina & the Diamonds on Her Madonna Love and Daniel Johnston

Marina Diamandis, the Welsh-raised singer-songwriter behind Marina & the Diamonds, didn't start listening to music until her late teens. But you wouldn't be able to…
By: Colin Joyce / April 25, 2013

Daniel Johnston Song Makes Axe Ad A Little Less Stinky

Usually, the commercials for the men's grooming products that Axe creates come off as chauvinistic fantasies, meant to appeal to dudes who use Jersey Shore…
By: Kory Grow / August 21, 2012

Daniel Johnston and Supreme Join Forces for T-Shirt Line

Just months after the release of Space Duck: An Infinite Comic Book of Musical Greatness, avant-pop hero Daniel Johnston and Supreme have announced one of…
By: SPIN Staff / June 12, 2012

Daniel Johnston, ‘Is and Always Was’ (Eternal Yip Eye)

Admired by Kurt Cobain and Tom Waits, troubled lo-fi troubadour Daniel Johnston has made cult-inspiring records since the early 1980s. For Is and Always Was,…
By: Jon Young / October 6, 2009

New Website Offers 5,000 Free Downloads That Don’t Suck!

Few options exist when it comes to free and legal one-stop shops for MP3 downloads. But thanks to the newly launched Free Music…
By: Matt Kiser / April 10, 2009