Gary Glitter

The Ramones: Our 1986 Cover Story

This article originally appeared in the August 1986 issue of SPIN. It was one of those humid summer days in 1979 when the…
Legs McNeil and John Holmstrom / October 8, 2019

Depeche Mode: Our 1988 Interview

This article originally appeared in the August 1988 issue of SPIN. After seeing Depeche Mode at the Rose Bowl, hairdressers at Sal's Hair…
Scott Cohen / October 5, 2019

Gary Glitter Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison for Sex Crimes

Three weeks after Gary Glitter was convicted of attempted rape, four counts of indecent assault, and having sex with a girl under the age of 13,…
James Grebey / February 27, 2015

Gary Glitter Convicted of Sexual Abuse

Garry Glitter was found guilty of several heinous sex crimes today, as a London court convicted him of attempted rape, four counts of indecent assault, and having sex…
James Grebey / February 5, 2015

Gary Glitter’s Arrest is a Minor Detail in Massive BBC Child Sex Abuse Scandal

Former pop star Gary Glitter was arrested Sunday in connection with a massive child sex-abuse scandal revolving around a recently deceased BBC television host. Glitter,…
Chris Martins / October 30, 2012