Siouxsie and the Banshees

The 50 Best Alt-Rock Love Songs

Not all love songs are romantic. Not all love songs are even happy. It all depends on your definition of the term. For…
SPIN Staff / February 12, 2021

Peel Sessions From Nirvana, David Bowie, Siouxsie and the Banshees Organized Online

Legendary DJ John Peel was a music institution for almost four decades, highlighting influential bands and underground sounds on his BBC Radio 1 program. The…
Ryan Reed / May 12, 2020

Siouxsie and the Banshees: Our 1986 Interview

This article originally appeared in the June 1986 issue of SPIN. I first interviewed Siouxsie Sioux eight years ago, just after the Banshees…
Jon Savage / July 26, 2019

The Cure: Our 1987 Interview

This article originally appeared in the July 1987 issue of SPIN. It was the very last edition of The Tube, the most interesting…
Adam Sweeting / July 19, 2019

10 Tours That Changed the World

Can a rock concert change the world? Yes. For the better? Not necessarily.
SPIN Staff / May 22, 2019

See Siouxsie Sioux Play the Banshees’ ‘Kaleidoscope’ Live at First Show in Five Years

Siouxsie Sioux performed live for the first time in five years this past Saturday (June 15), as part of Yoko Ono's Meltdown Festival, which kicked off…
Kyle McGovern / June 18, 2013

The SPIN Record Guide: Essential Goth

British historian Richard Davenport-Hines traces the long-running revival of gothic sensibility from Mount Vesuvius' eruption in 1637 to the advent of goth rock 351 years…
Chuck Eddy / March 1, 2009