Anti-YouTube Movement of the Year: Long Songs

The received wisdom is that popular music is the province of short attention spans, which are only getting shorter: Listeners only care about callout hooks;…
Douglas Wolk / December 17, 2012

Neurosis Reveal Inspirations Behind ‘Honor Found in Decay’ (and Their Full 30-Year Career)

The way the frontmen of psychedelic metal heavyweights Neurosis tell it, making records is a mercurial process. There may have been a five-year gap between…
Kory Grow / November 27, 2012

Neurosis, ‘Honor Found in Decay’ (Neurot)

Nearly three eardrum-decimating decades into their career — and a little more than 15 years since they perfected feedback-drenched catharsis metal on 1996 watershed Through…
Kory Grow / November 6, 2012

Scott Kelly/Steve Von Till/Wino, ‘Songs of Townes Van Zandt’ (My Proud Mountain/Neurot)

Neurosis men and Wino blacken troubadour's Tom Waits-ian underbelly.
Kory Grow / July 6, 2012

Lady Gaga’s Condoms, John Lennon’s Jewelry

Listen to 10 songs about the winter Olympic sport of curling. Surprisingly, they are not all by Canadian bands. [Chart Attack]…
SPIN Staff / February 18, 2010