Silver Jews

10 Great Drag City Releases to Hear Now That Their Catalog Is Streaming

On Sunday, the legendary Chicago label Drag City released the large majority of its catalog on┬áSpotify and Tidal for the first time, ending its run…
SPIN Staff / April 3, 2018

Drag City Is Now Streaming on Spotify, Tidal, and Google Play

Drag City have long refrained from putting their music on streaming platforms. In June, the Chicago label added their catalog to Apple Music, and now…
Rob Arcand / April 1, 2018

Classic Drag City Albums by Pavement, Silver Jews, Bonnie “Prince” Billy and More Now Streaming on Apple Music

Drag City have long been holdouts in the streaming wars. The Chicago indie took their time bringing releases to digital retailers like iTunes and Bandcamp,…
Rob Arcand / June 30, 2017

The Arcs Share New Single, ‘Young,’ Written With Silver Jews’ David Berman

The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach has released a new single with his band the Arcs called "Young." Written with the Silver Jews' David Berman, "Young"
Rachel Brodsky / November 23, 2015

Justin Timberlake’s Golf Book, Kanye West’s Fashion Internship

Here's some of the strangest music news the Internet had to offer this week:…
SPIN Staff / July 9, 2009

Silver Jews to Play in Underground Cave!

Doing their part to keep underground music alive, Pavement offshoot the Silver Jews are due to play a super-subterranean show on January 31 at McMinnville,…
Melissa Goldstein / October 30, 2008

Silver Jews Celebrate Rosh Hashana in Portland

A notorious hermit, lyrical jester, and reluctant performer, Silver Jews frontman David Berman seemed quite relaxed and confident onstage last night at Portland's historic Wonder…
Travis Greenwood / October 1, 2008

SPIN’s Week in Review, June 23-27

It's one thing when the Empire strikes back, but wait till you get a load of Kanye's rebuttal to the Bonnaroo scuttlebutt. But West was…
SPIN Staff / June 27, 2008

Silver Jews Unveil Fall Tour

Who? Seasoned country-and-classic-rock outfit Silver Jews, fronted by occasionally hermetic singer/songwriter David Berman. Since 1994's debut full-length Starlite Walker, Berman has remained the only constant…
Larry Fitzmaurice / June 26, 2008

The SPIN Interview: Stephen Malkmus

Over the course of two decades, Stephen Malkmus has traded Pavement's inscrutable, self-reflexive wordplay for marathon prog-guitar solos. "I'm just not that much into words…
Douglas Wolk / March 1, 2008