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Stream Manchester Orchestra’s ‘Unrelenting and Unapologetic’ New Album ‘Cope’

Manchester Orchestra set a specific goal for their fourth album. "We wanted to make the kind of album that's missing at this time in rock,"
Kyle McGovern / March 26, 2014

Watch Manchester Orchestra’s Dark, Flickering Video for ‘Top Notch’

Following their 2011 release Simple Math, Atlanta-based alt-rock group Manchester Orchestra were looking for something different. "We wanted to make the kind of album that's…
Puja Patel / February 24, 2014

Manchester Orchestra, ‘Simple Math’ (Favorite Gentlemen/Columbia)

Andy Hull, Manchester Orchestra's 23-year-old wunderkind leader, has been making shockingly precocious records for years. But his band's third full-length is an old-fashioned magnum opus…
David Menconi / May 10, 2011

So Many New Albums! Okkervil River + 14 More

Here's our take on the best and worst albums available online and in record stores Tuesday, May 10:…
SPIN Staff / May 10, 2011

EXCLUSIVE: Debut Clip from Bad Books

It's been a few weeks of firsts for Bad Books, the new project led by Manchester Orchestra frontman Andy Hull and singer-songwriter Kevin Devine, including…
Peter Gaston / November 8, 2010

FREE ALBUM! SPIN’s Picks for Bonnaroo 2010

June 10-13 brings us Bonnaroo, the annual celebration of music in the Tennessee countryside, attended by some 80,000 fans. To get you psyched for the…
Peter Gaston / June 5, 2010

10 Best Albums You Might Have Missed in 2009

When we painstakingly compile our annual Best Albums list, there are always a few outliers, albums that we loved deeply but, for one reason or…
Peter Gaston / December 7, 2009

Hot New Band: Manchester Orchestra

Tucked into a booth behind a plate of snow crab legs and a cold beer at a cavernous fish house across from Atlanta's Oakland Cemetery,…
David Peisner / April 21, 2009

40 Hot Performances & Interviews from SXSW!

By now, you've probably checked out our photo gallery of the best concert photos from this past weekend's SXSW -- but what about our video…
SPIN Staff / March 25, 2009

Premiere: Manchester Orchestra’s Emotional Getaway

You can run but you can't hide.
Larry Fitzmaurice / March 24, 2009 Concert: Manchester Orchestra Unplugged

Up-and-coming Atlanta quintet Manchester Orchestra are making a name for themselves with a raucous guitar sound that'sdeepened by frontman Andy Hull's emotional lyrics and tender…
Larry Fitzmaurice / March 16, 2009’s Best of the Week, October 6-13

As you get ready to celebrate Columbus Day, check out our scoop on Green Day's next full-length and Metallica's upcoming tour, and listen to exclusive…
SPIN Staff / October 11, 2008

Exclusive: Download Unreleased Song from Manchester Orchestra

Barely out of high school when their debut album, I'm Like a Virgin Losing a Child, emerged in 2006, Manchester Orchestra are showing signs of…
Peter Gaston / October 7, 2008