Michael Showalter

Watch the First Stella Short in 12 Years, “Rip Van Winkle”

David Wain, Michael Showalter, and Michael Ian Black formed the influential comedy trio Stella in 1997, shortly after all three came to public notice as cast…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 20, 2017

Artist Interviews from Bonnaroo: Day 4

Bonnaroo's fourth day brought a healthy dose of sunshine -- a splendid surprise given the severe thunderstorm warnings that existed all weekend but never materialized…
SPIN Staff / June 14, 2009

Michael Showalter’s Cool vs. Uncool Guide to Dancing Men

Dancing by yourself is really cool, especially if all you do is the pogo-stick dance where you just jump up and down in…
Michael Showalter / May 30, 2008

Bands Compete for Record Deal in Spin’s Hot Pursuit

Voting is now open for the Hot Pursuit, a new band search presented by Spin magazine, Hennessy, and Music Nation. This year's judges include songwriter…
SPIN Staff / May 23, 2008

Michael Showalter’s First SPIN.com Blog

Welcome to my first ever blog for SPIN.com! Some of you may know me from my work on The State, or Stella, The Baxter or…
Michael Showalter / May 2, 2008