mike skinner

Mike Skinner, of the Goddamn Band and Miracle of 86, Has Died

Mike Skinner, formerly of the Goddamn Band and the Miracle of 86, died over the weekend according to his bandmate Kevin Devine. Though little else…
Brennan Carley / September 16, 2014

Hear It: First Track from the Streets’ Final Album

Since 2002, the Streets' Mike Skinner has made some of the most forward-thinking British hip-hop, delivering sharply-observed narratives about being an average London "geezer" over…
Kevin O'Donnell / January 7, 2011

Winehouse Preps New Songs, Kills Finish LP + more

Amy Winehouse will debut new material onstage this month at her comeback gigs in South America, her backup singer has revealed. "Band rehearsing…
SPIN Staff / January 6, 2011

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week

Lots of musicians tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / September 4, 2009