Posts tagged "suicide"

Slint’s David Pajo Opens Up About Surviving His Suicide Attempt

A little more than a month after David Pajo survived a suicide attempt, the Slint guitarist has opened up about his recovery. In an interview with The…
James Grebey / March 18, 2015

Arcade Fire Enlists Vampire David Byrne for a Cover of Suicide’s ‘Dream Baby Dream’

For their three-night stint at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, Arcade Fire went punk. Leather and studs were left at home, but the Montreal band continued their…
Colin Joyce / August 25, 2014

RZA-Discovered Rapper Cuts Off Penis, Jumps From Balcony, Survives

Just a day after his music video’s release, Wu-Tang Clan affliate Andre Johnson was found seriously injured Wednesday morning on the sidewalk outside of his apartment…
John Surico / April 16, 2014

Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Dream Baby Dream’ Video Yanks the Heartstrings

“You know, if Elvis came back from the dead, I think he would sound like Alan Vega.” That’s Bruce Springsteen talking in 2005 about the…
Marc Hogan / October 11, 2013

Levi’s x SPIN Present: Station to Station, the View From the Train

At its Brooklyn debut in September, the Station to Station tour felt to its passengers more an idea than a reality. Made possible by Levi’s,…
SPIN Staff / October 9, 2013

Levi’s Station to Station Brings Art, No Age, Chaos, Yoshimi, Branding to Brooklyn Happening

When it came, the wave of cognitive recognition was brief but intense. The scene was the end of Station to Station, a self-proclaimed “nomadic happening”…
Piotr Orlov / September 10, 2013

Designed to Kill: 8 Essentials of ZE Records

By the end of the '70s, disco was turning rockier (think Prince, or Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff") new wave was turning dancier (think the B-52's,…
Chuck Eddy / September 27, 2012

Happy Halloween: SPIN’s 7 Scariest Songs

OK, all you sexy nurses, blood sucking vampires, and Michael Jackson impersonators, SPIN's editors have created a playlist to help you through your Halloween weekend…
SPIN Staff / October 30, 2009

9 Awesome Songs About Comic Book Characters

The Watchmen is without a doubt the most highly anticipated superhero film since, uh, last summer's The Dark Knight. But even if Zack Snyder's film…
David Marchese / February 27, 2009

MGMT, Live from New York!

The spirit of Halloween was in the air last night at New York City's Webster Hall: Fans were decked out in costumes that ranged from…
Larry Fitzmaurice / October 31, 2008