jeff buckley

Hear Jeff Buckley’s Early Cover of ‘Everyday People’ From the Upcoming ‘You & I’ Compilation

An upcoming compilation of early, mostly cover material has been announced for singer/songwriter Jeff Buckley, whose legacy continues to linger over popular music nearly two…
Andrew Unterberger / November 12, 2015

6,557 Miles To Nowhere: SPIN’s 2003 Chuck Klosterman Essay

This is the piece that (eventually) became the skeletal structure for Killing Yourself to Live, a book some people love and many people hate. The principal…
Chuck Klosterman / August 6, 2015

Your Labor Day Weekend Playlist: The 100 Best Alt-Rock Songs of 1994

As Labor Day Weekend approaches, the summer's last barbecues and beach parties find themselves wanting for the perfect soundtrack. SPIN has you covered with our "100…
Brennan Carley / August 29, 2014

The 100 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1994

In 1994, the distinction between "mainstream" and "alternative" evaporated. Green Day and the Offspring brought hook-heavy punk to the Billboard charts, middle-of-the-road acts such as…
Kyle McGovern / August 18, 2014

Library of Congress Preserves Jeff Buckley’s ‘Hallelujah,’ and ‘Shaft’

Jeff Buckley's inspired, haunting cover of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" is one of the 25 new audio recordings chosen for preservation by the Library of Congress.
Dan Reilly / April 2, 2014

‘Greetings From Tim Buckley’ Trailer Twists Truth, Badgley’s ‘Once I Was’ Cover Is Great

Though the thing has racked up a few handsome-looking quotables, the jury's still out as to whether Greetings From Tim Buckley is going to "one…
Chris Martins / April 1, 2013

Romeo Must Die: Jeff Buckley Musical Based on Shakespeare in the Works

Hello, The Last Goodbye. A Jeff Buckley musical is in the works, the Guardian reports (via NME). Titled, yes, The Last Goodbye, after the name of…
Marc Hogan / November 19, 2012

Is the Jeff Buckley Movie Starring Penn Badgley a Rom-Com?

At long last, thanks to The Hollywood Reporter, there's a full trailer for the upcoming Greetings From Tim Buckley, a biopic and (as we can…
Chris Martins / September 18, 2012

Watch Penn Badgley Decently Cover Jeff Buckley’s ‘Lilac Wine’

You've had over a year now to come to terms with the fact that Penn Badgley, the dude from Gossip Girl, is portraying Jeff Buckley…
Daniel Kreps / August 6, 2012

SNEAK PEEK: 10 Rock Musicals to Watch Out For

Green Day's Broadway version of American Idiot, which closes this week, has pleased audiences and grossed more than $38 million, so it's no wonder that…
Dan Jackson / April 21, 2011