Featured sparklehorse stories

John Parish ft. PJ Harvey – “Sorry For Your Loss”

Though it seems like just yesterday, eight years have slipped by since the passing of Mark Linkous, the prolific and openhearted musician better known as…
Dale Eisinger / March 28, 2018

More sparklehorse stories

The 50 Best Songs of 2001

It was a banner year for producers. The Neptunes — a major commercial force since Ol' Dirty Bastard's "Got Your Money" — helmed more great…
SPIN Staff / June 30, 2021

PJ Harvey’s 10 Best Collaborations

Since debuting with her ferocious 1992 LP, Dry, U.K. singer/songwriter Polly Jean Harvey has only moved in one direction: forward.  She’s…
Jeff Terich / September 9, 2020

Remembering Sparklehorse’s Mark Linkous 10 Years Later

By the time most of Mark Linkous’ fans had heard of him, he was in his mid-30s and had already started over. The Virginia native…
Al Shipley / March 5, 2020

Phantogram – “Someday,” “Saturday”

Phantogram have released two songs as part of a benefit for suicide prevention. A new song, the melancholy "Someday," and a cover of Sparklehorse's "Saturday"
Israel Daramola / May 18, 2018

DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith Covers Sparklehorse’s “Cow”

Today, DIIV's Zachary Cole Smith has released a cover of Sparklehorse's 1995 tune "Cow." The new offering features Chris Cohen (Deerhoof, Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti) on…
Brian Josephs / July 12, 2017

‘Dark Night’: Danger Mouse, Sparklehorse & More

After a year of battles with label EMI, Dark Night of the Soul, Danger Mouse, Sparklehorse, and David Lynch's collaborative album, will finally drop on…
Drew Litowitz / June 28, 2010

Danger Mouse and Sparklehorse Present: ‘Dark Night of the Soul’ (EMI)

Now receiving an official release after its "accidental" leak last May provoked by a label dispute, producer Brian "Danger Mouse" Burton's multimedia concept album about…
Barry Walters / June 9, 2010

Sparklehorse’s Mark Linkous Commits Suicide

Mark Linkous, better known by his recording moniker Sparklehorse, took his own life Saturday, reports.
Peter Gaston / March 7, 2010

Danger Mouse, Sparklehorse Collabo Ready for Release

Dark Night of the Soul, the long-awaited collaboration between producer Danger Mouse and indie rock outfit Sparklehorse, will finally see a proper release later this…
Tamara Vallejos / March 4, 2010’s Best of the Week

SPIN cover stars No Doubt played their first concert in five years this week, kicking off a massive summer reunion tour.Meanwhile, SPIN traveled to New…
SPIN Staff / May 9, 2009

Sneak Peek: Danger Mouse, Sparklehorse, David Lynch’s ‘Dark Night’

Last month a mysterious poster arrived at the SPIN office advertising Dark Night of the Soul, a new album presented by Danger Mouse and Sparklehorse,…
William Goodman / May 8, 2009’s Best of the Week, September 29-October 5

We may not be able to see Russia from our new offices, but we here at have heard some sweet sounds this past week:…
SPIN Staff / October 3, 2008

Exclusive Album Stream: Marilyn Manson, Sparklehorse, KoRn on ‘Nightmare’ Soundtrack

Walt Disney Records is gearing up for the September 30 release of Nightmare Revisited, a 20-track collection of cover versions of tunes from 1993's spooky…
William Goodman / September 26, 2008