Posts tagged "kurt vile"

Kurt Vile Talks ‘All Over the Place’ New Album

Kurt Vile keeps late hours. "Somewhere between midnight and three," the singer-songwriter says, "maybe the best stuff happens." It's late February and the 35-year-old has take…
By: Kyle McGovern / March 6, 2015

Creator of Kurt Vile’s ‘Pretty Daze’ Mural Forgives Vandal

The mural created for Kurt Vile's Wakin on a Pretty Daze cover was whitewashed this past weekend by a Philadelphia man attempting to curtail graffiti i…
By: Olivia Forman / July 1, 2014

Philadelphia Man Whitewashes Kurt Vile’s ‘Wakin on a Pretty Daze’ Mural

Former SPIN cover star Kurt Vile's 2013 album Wakin on a Pretty Daze was initially heralded by a mural in downtow…
By: Colin Joyce / June 29, 2014

Jack White and Neil Young Will Send ‘A Letter Home’ From ‘Fallon’

Neil Young is coming to a Jimmy Fallon TV show — for real this time — and he's bringing along Jack White. On May 12,…
By: Marc Hogan / May 9, 2014

Purling Hiss Unearth Their Scuzzy, Lovesick Roots on ‘Dizzy Polizzy’

Within Philadelphia exists a rotating cast of songwriters, friends and collaborators, all aboard a rock and roll freak train. These include Kurt Vile and hi…
By: Paula Mejia / April 24, 2014

Kurt Vile Eggs Band in Nothing’s ‘Bent Nail’ Video

With friends like Kurt Vile, who needs enemies? That's basically the lesson to be learned in the new video for Nothing's "Bent Nail." The…
By: Dan Reilly / March 31, 2014

SPIN’s Best SXSW 2014 Portraits

SPIN's photo team spent SXSW 2014 shooting a seemingly endless loop of live shows, but we also managed to track down many of thi…
By: Jolie Ruben / March 19, 2014

Fun Fun Fun 2013: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

Fun Fun Fun Fest's far-reaching lineup — M.I.A., Snoop Dogg, Body Count, Big Freedia, Johnny Marr, and many more — has presented us with agonizing conflicting-set-time…
By: SPIN Staff / November 9, 2013

Hear Kurt Vile and Sore Eros Drift All Over ‘Jamaica Plain’

On November 4, Kurt Vile fans will get the chance to own a previously long-lost bit of the man's musical past — Jamaica Plain, a…
By: Chris Martins / November 2, 2013

Download Kurt Vile’s Ethereal Chill-Out Treasure ‘Feel My Pain’

SPIN cover star Kurt Vile is planning a special gift just in time for the holidays. As SPIN previously noted, o…
By: Kyle McGovern / October 21, 2013

Fun Fun Fun Fest 2013 Nites: Kurt Vile, Misfits, Flatbush Zombies, and More

Organizers for Fun Fun Fun Fest have announced the roster for this year's FFF Nites showcase, the series of after-hours performances happening at…
By: Kyle McGovern / October 16, 2013

Kurt Vile and Sore Eros Stretch Out on Heady ‘Serum’

Former SPIN cover star Kurt Vile has been feeling nostalgic of late. He and Matador Records are set to release a deluxe…
By: Chris Martins / October 8, 2013

Kurt Vile Revisits ‘Wakin On a Pretty Daze’ With EP and Awesome Mixtape

SPIN cover star Kurt Vile will soon revisit his Essential Wakin On a Pretty Daze album with an expanded deluxe editio…
By: Kyle McGovern / September 24, 2013

Watch Joe Strummer Dissect the Clash in New ‘Audio Ammunition’ Documentary

Google Play has released a new five-part documentary about the Clash featuring never-before-seen footage of the late Joe Strummer and fresh interviews with the band'…
By: Kyle McGovern / September 10, 2013

Kurt Vile Revisits ‘Jamaica Plain’ on Archival EP With Sore Eros

SPIN cover star Kurt Vile is following his Essential Wakin On a Pretty Daze album with a release pulled from the…
By: Kyle McGovern / September 6, 2013

Kurt Vile Given Philadelphia’s Highest Honor in ‘Kurt Vile Day’ Video

To think, we almost let Kurt Vile Day pass without celebrating our favorite rock'n'roll dream-weaver. As previous reported, the City of Philadelphia formally named…
By: Chris Martins / September 4, 2013

See Kurt Vile ‘Do White Rap’ in Cover of Nine Inch Nails’ ‘Down in It’

Sometime the cover stars align. Philly rock bard Kurt Vile was SPIN's June cover subject backed by the hazy power of his Essential Wakin on a…
By: Chris Martins / August 27, 2013

Hear Carmen Villain’s Gorgeous Cover of Kurt Vile’s ‘He’s Alright’

"I'm a big fan of Kurt's music," says Carmen Villain of her kinda-sorta namesake, Kurt Vile. "I discovered him when I read a…
By: Philip Sherburne / August 12, 2013

The 40 Best Things We Saw at Outside Lands 2013

Although it boasted performances from Paul McCartney, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Nine Inch Nails, San Francisco's 6th annual Outside Lands still had to deal…
By: SPIN Staff / August 12, 2013

Outside Lands 2013: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

The sixth annual Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival is taking over San Francisco this weekend, featuring Paul McCartney, Nine Inch Nails, the Red Hot…
By: SPIN Staff / August 10, 2013
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