Art Alexakis’ 4 Tips on How to Avoid Being One-Hit Blunders

To mark National One-Hit Wonder Day, we're revisiting our interview with Everclear's Art Alexakis on this very topic. His tips originally ran in the May 1999 issue…
Tim Kenneally / September 25, 2019

Art Alexakis of Everclear Announces Debut Solo Album Sun Songs

Art Alexakis, frontman and songwriter of '90s pop-rockers Everclear, has announced a new album called Sun Songs, his first record released outside the banner of his longtime band.
Andy Cush / August 12, 2019

The 69 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1999

1999 essentially marked the end of the alternative dream floated by punk bands in the '80s, sold by record companies in the '90s, and eventually…
SPIN Staff / July 25, 2019

Everclear’s Art Alexakis Posts Statement Revealing That He Has Multiple Sclerosis

Everclear's Art Alexakis has posted a letter on the band's website revealing that he is suffering from relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. The '90s alt-rock band's singer explained…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 27, 2019

Everclear Annouce Summer Tour With Marcy Playground and Local H

Everclear have announced the lineup and dates for this year's Summerland Tour. Marcy Playground and Local H will join Everclear for over 25 Summerland dates,…
Monique Melendez / March 26, 2018

Remembering So Much for the Afterglow with Everclear’s Art Alexakis

Everclear’s So Much for the Afterglow, which turns 20 this year, was one of the first CDs--and rock albums in any format--I ever bought.
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 27, 2017

Review: Everclear – So Much for the Afterglow

This album originally came out October 7, 1997. In honor of the album turning 20 this year, and our feature on the Best Alternative Rock Songs…
Chuck Eddy / April 25, 2017

Everclear’s Art Alexakis: ”Sparkle and Fade’ Was My Escape Route’

Art Alexakis is nursing a broken foot. Sustained "trying to dodge somebody in a doorway — I didn’t want to trip over them and I tripped…
Rachel Brodsky / June 11, 2015

Everclear Pull a U2, Partner With Windows 10 for Intrusive Album Release

If people loved getting a free, difficult-to-delete U2 album automatically on their iPhone 6, they're gonna friggin' plotz over automatically receiving the new LP from…
Andrew Unterberger / October 3, 2014

Everclear Continue to Bleed ’90s Nostalgia With Summerland 2013 Tour

Art Alexakis promised to buy you a new life way back in 1997, but the Everclear frontman can't stop looking backward.
Kyle McGovern / March 25, 2013