Sugar Ray

When It’s Over, That’s the Time You Hire Mark McGrath

If you've got an extra $100 burning a hole in your pocket, you can hire Sugar Ray frontman Mark McGrath to record a video for…
Maggie Serota / November 25, 2019

The 69 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1999

1999 essentially marked the end of the alternative dream floated by punk bands in the '80s, sold by record companies in the '90s, and eventually…
SPIN Staff / July 25, 2019

Watch The Smashing Pumpkins Cover Sugar Ray’s “Fly” With Mark McGrath

Smashing Pumpkins’ reunion tour kicked off last month and Sugar Ray’s Mark McGrath has been been making appearances in their shows via video. Videos of McGrath played…
Julia Gray, Stereogum / August 2, 2018

Smashing Pumpkins Reunion Tour Includes Video Introductions By Sugar Ray’s Mark McGrath

The Smashing Pumpkins kicked off their much-anticipated the Shiny And Oh So Bright Tour this week in Arizona after years of drama. Along with Billy…
Rob Arcand / July 14, 2018

Please Enjoy This Sugar Ray Cover of Brian Eno and John Cale’s “Spinning Away”

In 2000, Trainspotting's Danny Boyle directed The Beach, a modest box-office hit starring Leonardo DiCaprio as a young traveler in Thailand. With a soundtrack co-produced…
Rob Arcand / February 10, 2018

Sugar Ray’s Mark McGrath on Scott Weiland’s Death: ‘I Wasn’t Shocked’

Following Billy Corgan, Travis Barker, and more, Sugar Ray's Mark McGrath is the latest artist to speak on the record about Scott Weiland's death. TMZ posted a…
Harley Brown / December 13, 2015

Mark McGrath’s Cruise Fest Sinks Under Weight of Own Inanity

Unbuckle that life vest and defrost those spiky tips: The Mark McGrath & Friends Cruise has been canceled. How do we know? Well, the seafaring festival's…
Chris Martins / February 28, 2013

Shipwreck: Mark McGrath Captains Cruise Starring Smash Mouth, Spin Doctors, More

In yesterday's post about a very ambitious Kickstarter user, the '90s-nostalgizing Daniel Nadolny surmised, "I'm not sure what happened to [the Spin Doctors], really. I would…
Chris Martins / January 12, 2013

Bring It On: 8 Essential Teen-Pop Soundtracks

"What do you do with a soundtrack?" James Hunter wondered 27 years ago in "Start Making Sense," a Village Voice roundup. "You listen to it…
Chuck Eddy / August 8, 2012