Posts tagged "Eric Church"

Grammys 2015 Performers: Madonna, Ariana Grande, AC/DC, and More

Update: The Grammy Awards have announced additional performers for the ceremony, including Sam Smith, Miranda Lambert, John Legend and Common, Pharrell, and Usher.
By: Brennan Carley / January 13, 2015

The 40 Best Country Songs of 2014

This year was an unexpectedly big one for country, with different luminaries fighting to reclaim the genre for what they believe to be the greater…
By: SPIN Staff / December 11, 2014

Eric Church Hits the Racetrack in His ‘Talladega’ Video

Gun-shooting, four-wheel-riding country balladeer Eric Church has released a brand-new visual for "Talladega," a song taken from his Grammy-nominated album,…
By: Rachel Brodsky / December 8, 2014

See Beck Do ‘Loser’ for Austin City Limits’ 40th Season

Austin City Limits began to tease their 40th anniversary back in April with the release of a full live set by former…
By: Colin Joyce / August 12, 2014

BottleRock Festival 2014: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

This past weekend, droves of nostalgia-prone music fans-slash-wine enthusiasts gathered at Napa Valley for the latest installment of BottleRock festival, a three-day showcase billed a…
By: SPIN Staff / June 2, 2014

The 50 Best Albums of 2014 So Far

UPDATE: This is SPIN's mid-year report on 2014. For SPIN's end-of-the-year list, check out The 50 Best Albums of 2014. As 2014 approaches it…
By: SPIN Staff / June 2, 2014

Rick Ross Is the Bawse as ‘Mastermind’ Hits No. 1

First! Rawse is indeed Bawse this week as his sixth album of consequence-free mumble-bragging, Mastermind, nabs the No. 1 slot on the Billboard…
By: Chris Martins / March 12, 2014

The Kids Are All Right: ‘Frozen’ and Pharrell’s ‘Despicable’ Song Top the Charts

First! Disney's Frozen will not — wait for it — Let It Go. The winter animated feature has been wildly popular at…
By: Chris Martins / February 26, 2014

Eric Church Regulates the Charts With ‘The Outsiders’ No. 1

First! SPIN cover star Eric Church scores a No. 1 with his Essential-dubbed fourth album, The Outsiders. As our reviewer Michael Robbins wrote,…
By: Chris Martins / February 19, 2014

Eric Church Nearly Burns Down ‘Kimmel’ During Pyro-Friendly Visit

Eric Church set Jimmy Kimmel Live! ablaze on February 10, performing a pyrotechnics-powered set on the late-night talk show's AT&T Outdoor Stage. The…
By: Kyle McGovern / February 11, 2014

Eric Church Plays Both Suave Rock God and Country Music Jesus on ‘The Outsiders’

Some of the best rock'n'roll comes out of Nashville and is called "country." Toby Keith, Brad Paisley, Miranda Lambert, Montgomery Gentry, the Band Perry, Keith…
By: Michael Robbins / February 10, 2014

10 Albums to Stream: Eric Church, Cibo Matto, Hurray for the Riff Raff, and More

SPIN is happy to present your weekly roundup of album streams. Scroll down to find new material from SPIN cover star Eric Church,…
By: Kyle McGovern / February 5, 2014

50 Albums You Gotta Hear in 2014

Hey, 2013: Don't let the door hit ya where the Good Lord split ya! And no, we're not quoting a member of the Cyrus family.
By: SPIN Staff / January 7, 2014

Stagecoach Festival 2014 Lineup: Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Jason Aldean, and More

Luke Bryan, Eric Church, and Jason Aldean are headlining the next installment of Stagecoach, Coachella's country-loving sister festival. Event promoters Goldenvoice announced the…
By: Kyle McGovern / October 10, 2013

Lollapalooza 2013: The Best Things We Saw on Saturday

10. The Postal Service The Postal Service opened with their biggest hit, "The District Sleeps Alone Tonight," as if to remind everyone — yes, we…
By: SPIN Staff / August 4, 2013

Country Kingpin Eric Church on Getting Jack’d and the Benefits of Biker Bars

"We probably have more stage jumpers and crowd surfers than anyone in country music," brags Eric Church good-naturedly over the phone from his Nashville home.
By: Luke McCormick / April 29, 2013