matthew sweet

Matthew Sweet Looks Back on 20 Years of ‘Girlfriend’

In October 1991, a polite singer/songwriter from Lincoln, Nebraska, named Matthew Sweet released his third album. There was no reason to believe it would be…
Christina Kelly / October 26, 2011

New Albums From the Verve, Slipknot, Matthew Sweet, and More

Here's a rundown of what's available online and in record stores this week. Check out SPIN's full review below, plus a stream of a song…
SPIN Staff / August 25, 2008

Matthew Sweet

What?Matthew Sweet is known for writing immaculate power-pop. He is also known for having his hit song, early '90s stonecold classic "Girlfriend," on Rock Band…
Jeffrey Parker / August 15, 2008