devo

Featured devo stories

Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie, Devo to Headline Cruel World Festival in Los Angeles

The inaugural Cruel World Festival lineup is more likely to make fans smile rather than frown. The fest, which will take place in the…
Daniel Kohn / February 11, 2020

More devo stories

Devo’s Mark Mothersbaugh Spent 18 Days in a Hospital, Nearly Died From COVID-19

If it isn't obvious already, contracting COVID-19 can be scary. For Devo's Mark Mothersbaugh, it was literally a life or death situation. In…
SPIN Staff / August 31, 2020

Trent Reznor, Devo’s Mark Mothersbaugh, Pharrell, Sheila E, RZA Nominated for 2020 Emmys

This morning, though it still feels weird to say it, the 2020 Emmy nominees were announced. For our purposes, there were quite a few familiar…
Daniel Kohn / July 28, 2020

30 Great Albums From 1990 That Deserve Their Own 30th Anniversary Pieces

Every decade takes a couple of years to feel like itself, but the 1990s, in particular, had a soft launch. While 1991 would bring a…
Al Shipley / June 12, 2020

Devo Whip COVID-19 Good by Selling Energy Dome Face Shields

Sensing an opportunity to protect the world from de-evolution, Devo is selling their trademark energy dome hats with a twist: A plastic face shield attached…
Daniel Kohn / May 15, 2020

Desert Daze 2019 Lineup: Wu-Tang Clan, Devo, Ween, the Flaming Lips, and More

The final lineup for this year's Desert Daze festival have been announced. Art rock pioneers Devo are among the new additions, and they'll be using…
Maggie Serota / August 6, 2019

XTC: Our 1989 Interview

This article originally appeared in the April 1989 issue of SPIN. XTC are sitting around the butcher block in Andy Partridge's eat-in kitchen,…
Rosemary Passantino / August 3, 2019

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2019 Nominees Include Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine, Janet Jackson, Stevie Nicks

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has announced the nominees for their 2019 class. The acts being nominated for the first time this year are Devo, Roxy…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 9, 2018

Fred Armisen Performs with Devo at Burger Boogaloo 2018: Watch

Devo hit the stage as the headlining act at last night's Burger Boogaloo in Oakland, CA, and the during their performance, the band was joined…
Rob Arcand / July 1, 2018

The 30 Weirdest Christmas Songs

Christmas songs are pretty fucking weird by definition. Whether praising the infant Jesus or celebrating the sounds, smells, and/or meteorological trends of late December in…
Richard Gehr / December 9, 2017

Devo Co-Founder Jerry Casale Had a 9/11-Themed Wedding

It's been 14 years since the horrific events of September 11, 2001, and while the United States has made a lot of progress in healing and…
James Grebey / September 14, 2015

Dan Deacon Covers Brian Eno’s ‘1/1′ on Moogfest EP

The long-running electronic music festival Moogfest has released a new EP featuring some of today's most innovative electronic artists covering their favorite predecessors' material. The five-song EP, Translational…
James Grebey / July 14, 2015

CBGB Festival Brings Jane’s Addiction, Devo, and Billy Idol to New York

Following the announcement of the 2014 CBGB Music and Film Festival, organizers have revealed that performers will include such big-name acts as Jane's Addiction, Devo,…
Dan Reilly / September 4, 2014

Watch Devo Twitch and Jerk in Vintage ‘Praying Hands’ Performance

Back in 1979, Devo took some well-earned shots at their chosen industry with a home video dubbed The Men Who Make the Music. The movie…
Chris Martins / July 25, 2014

Family of Devo’s Departed ‘Bob 2′ Needs Help

When Devo member Robert "Bob 2" Casale's heart gave out unexpectedly on February 17, he left behind no will or insurance, said his brother Gerald…
Chris Martins / March 3, 2014
Page 1 of 3