SPIN Archives

“In Bed With …the Backstreet Boys”: Our 1998 Profile of the Iconic Boy Band

Tiffany is, like, shaking. She has just smelled a Backstreet Boy. "He was wearing cologne!" she shrieks, as she pogos outside Disney World’s House of…
Maureen Callahan / August 11, 2017

Public Enemy: The 1990 ‘Fear of a Black Planet’ Interview

[This article was originally published in the March 1990 issue of SPIN. To coincide with the 25th anniversary of Fear of a Black Planet, we’re repromoting this…
Frank Owen / April 10, 2015

Revisit Our 2011 “The Style Issue” Cover Story with Annie Clark of St. Vincent

Some artists find their voice by conquering their fears. Annie Clark turns hers into nervous -- and nervy -- pop songs.
Julie Klausner / August 15, 2011