Spoon Headline Holiday Radio Show

Six weeks before the release of their seventh record Transference, Spoon opened a brief 2009 U.S. tour at the Midland Theater Thursday night in Kansas…
Timothy Finn / December 4, 2009

WATCH: Hockey Rock SPIN’s Rooftop!

Portland, OR, foursome Hockey recently dropped by SPIN's Manhattan offices for a rooftop set of tunes from their debut album, Mind Chaos.
Jenn Pelly / November 6, 2009

Hockey Play SPIN Rooftop CMJ Party

In the latest edition of our SPINhouse Live series Thursday night, presented by Newcastle Brown Ale and VTech, up-and-coming Portland, Oregon, dance-rock band Hockey entertained…
John Macdonald / October 23, 2009

Hot New Band: Hockey

Last summer, Hockey's vegetable-oil-powered van broke down in Denver. Ninedays and three unsuccessful repair attempts later, they had to cancel the rest of their tour…
William Goodman / September 8, 2009

Hot New Band: Hockey’s Star-Studded Video

Their retro dance anthems are deft exercises in geek chic, so it makes perfect sense for Portland-based buzz Hockey to recruit two budding stars of…
Ray Padgett / August 19, 2009