Posts tagged "the hold steady"

The Hold Steady’s Craig Finn Talks Female Characters, Catholicism, Drinking

Craig Finn is not quite "America's Storyteller" but he's spent six albums with the Hold Steady scratching at all the misery and lust that lurk…
By: Jessica Hopper / March 26, 2014

See the Hold Steady Let ‘Spinners’ Loose on ‘Letterman’

The Hold Steady return today (March 25) with their sixth album, Teeth Dreams, an effort that finds frontman Craig Finn focused more o…
By: Kyle McGovern / March 25, 2014

The Hold Steady Reboot Their Sad-Bastard Rock Moves on ‘Teeth Dreams’

Craig Finn's the kind of rock and roller who references W.B. Yeats and John Berryman because he's dog-eared their paperbacks, not just because he like…
By: Jason Gubbels / March 25, 2014

10 Albums to Stream: Future Islands, Liars, the Hold Steady, and More

Future Islands, Liars, the Hold Steady, and Tokyo Police Club all have new albums on the way and guess what? They're…
By: Cynthia Orgel / March 19, 2014

Hold Steady Aim for Arenas on ‘I Hope This Whole Thing Didn’t Frighten You’

The Hold Steady have shared the first single from their upcoming sixth album, Teeth Dreams. Titled "I Hope This Whole Thing Didn't Frighte…
By: Kyle McGovern / January 23, 2014

The Hold Steady Celebrate 10th Birthday With New Album and Tour

The Hold Steady will set their sixth album loose this spring. The Brooklyn bar-rock heroes have confirmed to Billboard that they'll release a…
By: Kyle McGovern / January 8, 2014

Hear the Hold Steady’s Most Beloved in Westeros ‘Game of Thrones’ Closer

CHVRCHES took it upon themselves to craft their steeped-in-synth cover of the Game of Thrones theme song, but David Benioff and Dan Weiss —…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 15, 2013

Duff McKagan Jams With a Sex Pistol, Clap Your Hands Dudes Say Farewell at CBGB Fest

"So this is Times Square?" quipped Alec Ounsworth, frontman for indie rockers Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, playing a daytime Saturday set in the middle…
By: Kory Grow / July 9, 2012

FestWatch: Lineups for Newport Folk, Forecastle, Sled Island Festival Arrive

The Newport Folk, Forecastle, and Sled Island fests have announced (or added to) their lineups this week. Quick and dirty, allow us to lay out…
By: Devon Maloney / March 1, 2012

Wayne Wraps ‘Carter IV,’ Craig Finn Solo LP + More

After months of delays, Lil Wayne has finally finished recording his anticipated comeback album Tha Carter IV. “It’s totally done,” Wayne tells MTV, adding that…
By: SPIN Staff / July 12, 2011

Hold Steady’s Craig Finn Writes Baseball Fight Song

Minnesota-born Hold Steady frontman Craig Finn has never been quiet about his adoration for his hometown baseball team, the Twins, and after a few year…
By: Peter Gaston / September 24, 2010

The Hold Steady Debut New Album Live in S.F.

Indie rock's favorite bar band is also one of the best live bands around, a product of anthemic choruses, a highly expressive frontman, a lead…
By: Marc Hawthorne / May 7, 2010

The Hold Steady ‘Heaven Is Whenever’ (Vagrant)

On their fifth album (and first without keyboard player Franz Nicolay since 2004's debut), the Midwest's ambassadors to Brooklyn hone their ballsy bar-band philosophizing with…
By: Joe Gross / May 4, 2010

New Albums from The Hold Steady, Deftones & 5 More!

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
By: SPIN Staff / May 4, 2010

New Broken Social Scene, Hold Steady Albums

Good things come in pairs.
By: Kelsey Paine / April 20, 2010

LISTEN: New Song from the Hold Steady

Brooklyn rockers the Hold Steady are returning May 4 with their fifth album, Heaven is Whenever -- and you can stream its third track, "The…
By: Jenn Pelly / April 2, 2010

The Hold Steady Return with New Album May 4

Perpetually hard-working Brooklyn-based rockers the Hold Steady will release their fifth album in six years, Heaven Is Whenever, on May 4.
By: Peter Gaston / February 23, 2010
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