Posts tagged "Reggie Watts"

Lorde, Skrillex, Diplo, and More Try to Write a Jingle, Fight Instead

So 40 bands walk into a radio station... no, this surprisingly isn't the start of some dumb music joke. As part of a new a…
By: Rachel Brodsky / December 17, 2014

Q&A: Sarah Silverman, Whitney Cummings and Other Stars of Oddball Comedy 2014 Talk Sexxx, Drugs, and Comedy Stools

Kind of like television dramas and the career of Chris Hardwick, stand up comedy never went away, it just sucked for awhile (lookin' at you,…
By: SPIN Staff / July 31, 2014

‘Star Wars’ Cantina Band Auditions: Watch Ben Folds, Mark McGrath, More

Star Wars Day came and went, but we might as well call 2014 Star Wars Year as anticipation (and promotion) builds for Episode…
By: Chris Martins / May 5, 2014

Reggie Watts Takes Bob Dylan’s ‘Brownsville Girl’ to the Dancehall

Bob Dylan's '80s output will get its due on an upcoming compilation, the fittingly named Bob Dylan in the 80s: Volume One. Out…
By: Kyle McGovern / March 6, 2014

Cibo Matto Return With Wild New ‘MFN’ Video, Album News

After 15 years of effective silence, Cibo Matto are returning in a big way. The Shibuya-kei crew have announced a new album,…
By: Chris Martins / December 11, 2013

See Reggie Watts and Josh Homme Duet About ‘Taxidermy Love’

When he's not hosting the YouTube Music Awards with Jason Schwartzman or meticulously building fuck-shit stacks, recent SPIN interview subject Reggie Watt…
By: Chris Martins / November 27, 2013

Reggie Watts on First-Kiss Jams and Loving Industrial Music

Brooklyn-based comedian Reggie Watts is all over the place, from his surreal and wildly entertaining stand-up act to his loop-based music to his role a…
By: Luke McCormick / November 13, 2013

We’re Live-Tweeting the YouTube Music Awards!

The first-ever YouTube Music Awards take place on Sunday, November 3 and SPIN will be live-tweeting the night's proceedings. Starting at 5 p.m.
By: SPIN Staff / November 1, 2013

‘Comedy Bang Bang': Behind Scott Aukerman and Reggie Watts’ Spastic Anti-Talk Show

More is more and still not nearly enough on Scott Aukerman's Comedy Bang Bang, the IFC network's first venture in to the ever-crowded talk show…
By: Michael Tedder / June 8, 2012

Hear a Filthy, Funky New Reggie Watts Track

SPIN's favorite Afro'd absurdist Reggie Watts — named SPIN's best new comedian of 2010 — recently performed a sold out show at NYU'…
By: christopherschultz / November 16, 2011

Q&A: Reggie Watts Talks August Tour

Brooklyn-based comic Reggie Watts toured the country opening for Conan O'Brien and has appeared at summer festivals like Sasquatch. But in August he'll embark…
By: William Goodman / July 18, 2011

My Favorite Things: Reggie Watts

This week: Comic Reggie Watts, 39, who has toured the country withConan O'Brien and recorded music in Nashville with Jack White (get the…
By: SPIN Staff / July 14, 2011

Reggie Watts: 2010’s Best New Comedian

He's an improv-loving singer-rapper-beatboxer. Confused? You should be.
By: David Marchese / November 16, 2010