The Black Angels

Spin’s Favorite Overlooked Albums of 2017

In 2017, there was more media than ever before in human history, and what felt like painfully little attention left to devote to it all. Even as…
SPIN Staff / December 6, 2017

Backstage Pass: The Black Angels Talk Band Rituals, BBQ, and Myspace

It's safe to say that this year's BottleRock festival in Napa had one of the most diverse lineups of the season so far. Over the…
SPIN Staff / June 9, 2014

BottleRock Festival 2014: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

This past weekend, droves of nostalgia-prone music fans-slash-wine enthusiasts gathered at Napa Valley for the latest installment of BottleRock festival, a three-day showcase billed as…
SPIN Staff / June 2, 2014

Hear Black Angels’ Psyched ‘An Occurrence at 4507 South Third Street’

On Record Store Day (April 19), the Black Angels will birth Clear Lake Forest, a seven-track, limited-edition EP that's on the way via Blue Horizon Records.
Jen Jamin / April 16, 2014

Watch Jim James and the Black Angels Co-Headline ‘Austin City Limits’

Jim James delivered a four-song sermon on the latest episode of Austin City Limits, performing highlights from his spiritual Regions of Light and Sound of…
Kyle McGovern / November 18, 2013

The Black Angels Inspire a Supernatural Uprising in ‘Don’t Play With Guns’ Video

The Black Angels' new video for "Don't Play With Guns," the lead single off the Austin psych outfit's recent Indigo Meadow album, opens on a…
Kyle McGovern / May 29, 2013

The Black Angels Play New Album at Private Show

The Black Angels were made to play a place like this: a mid-19th century neo-gothic synagogue, the oldest in the city, nestled in the heart…
John Macdonald / September 8, 2010

The Black Angels, ‘Phosphene Dream’ (Blue Horizon)

These leading (black) lights of the Austin psych-rock scene clean up their murky production for album three, and cast their dilated gaze even further back…
Josh Modell / September 1, 2010