Posts tagged "The Get Up Kids"

Riot Fest Celebrates Tenth Anniversary With Ten Performances of Classic Albums

Earlier this week, organizers for Riot Fest Chicago announced the annual showcase's 2014 lineup, featuring the Cure, Jane's Addiction, the Flaming Lips, Weezer, the National, and…
By: Colin Joyce / May 15, 2014

The Get Up Kids, ‘There Are Rules’ (Quality Hill)

These emo pioneers take the classic get-back route on this reunion effort (their first album since 2004), invoking the band's definitive period by enlisting Shellac'…
By: David Menconi / January 25, 2011

New Albums: Iron & Wine, Wanda Jackson + 19 More!

Here's our take on the best and worst albums available online and in record stores today:…
By: SPIN Staff / January 25, 2011

Get Up Kids Unveil Hot New Tunes at Tour Opener

The Get Up Kids opened their tour behind the brand-new LP, There Are Rules, improbably in Houston, Texas of all cities, just days before the…
By: Craig Hlavaty / January 24, 2011

Why They’re Called… The Get Up Kids

Welcome to the weekly SPIN.com feature "Name That Band!" inwhich we get the inside stories behind the mysterious monikers of some ofour favorite artists. (See…
By: David Marchese / December 6, 2010

Get Up Kids Wow at Hometown Tour Opener

Friday night's Get Up Kids show kicked off anational reunion tour that will last more than two months, but it was the third time the…
By: Timothy Finn / September 12, 2009

SPIN.com’s Best of the Week, November 17-23

Love 'em or hate 'em, you can't deny Guns N' Roses' domination this week, as frontman Axl Rose and Co. prepared to release one of…
By: SPIN Staff / November 22, 2008