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Slowdive Announce North American Fall Tour Dates

After a 22-year hiatus, shoegaze icons Slowdive came back with a new, self-titled album last month, and have now announced a fall tour in North…
Geena Kloeppel / June 13, 2017

Stream Slowdive’s First New Album Since 1995

Slowdive is back tonight with a new self-titled album, their first since reuniting in 2014. The album is their fourth, but their first offering in more than…
Ian Servantes / May 4, 2017

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50 Best Albums of 2017

Tuning into the media often felt nightmarish this year, whether you got your news from the morning paper or the sleepless churn of Facebook and…
SPIN Staff / December 18, 2017

The Cure Announce Massive 40th Anniversary Show With Interpol and Slowdive

The Cure will only be playing one European show in 2018, but the British mainstays plan on making it count. To celebrate the band's 40th…
Maggie Serota / December 12, 2017

Video: Slowdive – “Don’t Know Why”

Slowdive has released a new video for the Slowdive track "Don't Know Why" and announced new fall tour dates. The surrealistic video was directed by…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 11, 2017

The 50 Best Albums of 2017 So Far

It's safe to say none of us will be nostalgic for the first six months of 2017. Rarely has the national and global situation felt…
SPIN Staff / June 5, 2017

Slowdive – “30th June”

Last week, shoegaze pioneers Slowdive brought us a dreamy and beautiful second self-titled album, their first in 22 years. The Japanese release of the album…
Rob Arcand / May 11, 2017

Review: On Their First Album in 22 Years, Slowdive Remind Us Why They’re Shoegaze Icons

Given the goodwill that they’ve generated since disbanding—the well-regarded reissues, documentaries, and legions of younger bands hailing them as influences—it’s easy…
Colin Joyce / May 3, 2017

Slowdive Are Streaming a Live Performance Right Now

Yesterday, Slowdive announced their first new album in 22 years. Right now, they're livestreaming a London show via Facebook. Watch it below.
Jeremy Gordon / March 29, 2017

Slowdive Announce First New Album in 22 Years, Release New Song “Sugar for the Pill”

The reunited Slowdive have announced a self-titled album, their first new record since 1995's Pygmalion. It's out May 5 via Dead Oceans. They've also released "Sugar…
Jeremy Gordon / March 28, 2017

New Music: Slowdive – “Star Roving”

Slowdive broke up following the release of 1995's Pygmalion, but reunited in 2014 for a worldwide tour. Today, they've released a new song called "Star Roving,"
Jeremy Gordon / January 12, 2017

Editors Share Cloaked Single ‘The Law,’ Featuring Rachel Goswell of Slowdive

Editors frontman Tom Smith, the driving concept for his band's forthcoming album, In Dream, is to make a record that reflects his acts inclinations toward…
Oliver Kinkel / September 21, 2015

Watch Slowdive’s First Show in 20 Years

In advance of their previously announced reunion show at London's Village Underground on May 19, Slowdive snuck in a surprise set at a different venue in…
Colin Joyce / May 19, 2014

Slowdive End 20-Year Silence With Promise of Tour, Possible New Album

Shoegaze giants Slowdive are planning a full-scale reunion. After announcing on January 28 that they're getting back together to play this year's Primavera Sound music…
Kyle McGovern / January 29, 2014

Primavera Sound 2014 Lineup: Slowdive, Arcade Fire, Kendrick Lamar, Pixies

The lineup for Spain's Primavera Sound music festival has been announced. The traditionally well-curated three-day gala runs from May 29 through 31 in Barcelona, and…
Chris Martins / January 28, 2014