Liz Phair

Liz Phair Announces 25th Anniversary Girly-Sound to Guyville Box Set

Exile in Guyville, Liz Phair's iconic 1993 debut, is receiving the deluxe reissue treatment for its 25th birthday. Girly-Sound to Guyville: The 25th Anniversary Box Set collects the…
Anna Gaca / March 15, 2018

Lana Del Rey, Liz Phair, John Mayer and More React to Last Night’s SpaceX Launch

Last night, SpaceX sent a Falcon 9 rocket into orbit from California's Vandenberg Air Force Base just north of Santa Barbara. Against the setting sun,…
Rob Arcand / December 23, 2017

Liz Phair Signs Two-Book Deal With Random House

Liz Phair is writing a book! Two, actually. Variety reports that Phair has signed a two-book deal with Random House, and the first book, described as "a…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / November 16, 2017

14 Songs About Heartbreak for Your Sad Valentine’s Day

Don't believe the hype: Love stinks, and no day reminds you of its follies quite like Valentine's Day, as marketers fall over themselves to remind…
SPIN Staff / February 14, 2017

Liz Phair Is Recording a New Double Album With Ryan Adams

Alternative rock icon Liz Phair is recording a new double album with help from Ryan Adams and producer Don Was, according to photos Adams posted to social…
Anna Gaca / January 13, 2017

Liz Phair and Billy Corgan Each Covered Prince This Weekend

Liz Phair and Smashing Pumpkins' Billy Corgan were on tour together when the news of Prince's death arrived last week, and each offered a tribute to the late…
Anna Gaca / April 25, 2016

Smashing Pumpkins to Tour With Liz Phair This Spring

William Corgan's Smashing Pumpkins have just announced a cross-country tour of the United States with opening act Liz Phair. Kicking off in just over a…
Brennan Carley / February 1, 2016

SPIN’s Best #LongReads of 2015

A manic-depressive punk who still believes in the redemptive powers of rock'n'roll and refuses to compromise his vision. A young R&B star climbing the ranks…
SPIN Staff / December 24, 2015

Liz Phair Has Been Performing Her Biggest Hit With Holiday-Themed Lyrics

The iconic creator of one of SPIN's ten favorite albums of the last 30 years, Liz Phair has been on tour with Aimee Mann and…
Dan Weiss / December 23, 2015

SPIN 30: Liz Phair Returns to ‘Exile in Guyville’

On March 19, 1985, the first issue of SPIN hit newsstands. To celebrate our 30th anniversary, we’re revisiting a handful of records that the staff…
Rachel Brodsky / April 8, 2015

‘Star Wars’ Cantina Band Auditions: Watch Ben Folds, Mark McGrath, More

Star Wars Day came and went, but we might as well call 2014 Star Wars Year as anticipation (and promotion) builds for Episode VII. As A.V.
Chris Martins / May 5, 2014

Girly Show: The Oral History of Liz Phair’s ‘Exile In Guyville’

In 1993, no rock record was as divisive as Liz Phair's Exile in Guyville. With her 18-song double-LP debut, Phair pried the lid off her…
Jessica Hopper / June 24, 2013

Liz Phair Wants to Make ‘Down and Dirty’ LP With Ryan Adams

Liz Phair recently joined forces with Slumdog Millionaire film score composer A.R. Rahman for a song on the just-released soundtrack to the upcoming Chris Pine-Elizabeth…
Marc Hogan / June 22, 2012

Liz Phair Forced Us to Embed a Perez Hilton Video On Our Site

We can't say for sure why Liz Phair opted to premiere her new video for "And He Slayed Her" on the same website that preemptively…
Caryn Ganz / May 22, 2012

Making Sense of Liz Phair’s Lana Del Rey Defense

Has each successive wave of backlash and backlash-to-backlash over a young pop singer with an OK voice, a distinctive Betty-Draper-gone-Beth-Orton (plus dated hip-hop slang!) aesthetic,…
Marc Hogan / February 6, 2012
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