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Liz Phair, Questlove, James Corden, and More Pay Tribute to Dolores O’Riordan

Dolores O'Riordan, lead singer of the Cranberries, passed away earlier today in London at the age of 46. Her death came as a surprise, as the singer…
Arielle Gordon / January 15, 2018

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How No Need to Argue Turned The Cranberries Into Stars

By the time the Cranberries went into the studio to record their second album No Need to Argue, the Irish alt-pop quartet were already a…
Robert Ham / November 10, 2020

MTV Unplugged Turns 30: Here Are the 30 Best Performances

Long ago, in the days before there were multiple MTVs glutted with reality shows about sexually active teens, network producers came up with a concept…
Chris Harris / November 26, 2019

8 MTV Unplugged Performances That Should Get Vinyl Reissues

Pearl Jam is the latest band to have their MTV Unplugged performance reissued on vinyl. The band's 1992 unplugged set will be released on limited…
Maggie Serota / October 9, 2019

The Cranberries’ No Need to Argue Hits the G-Spot With a Few Songs

This review of ‘No Need to Argue’ originally appeared in the November 1994 issue of SPIN. In celebration of the album's 25th anniversary on October 3, we are…
Jonathan Bernstein / October 3, 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

Stream The Cranberries’ Final Album In The End

When Dolores O'Riordan died in January 2018, The Cranberries were already hard at work on new music. Today, The Cranberries have released In The End, with recordings from their…
Will Gottsegen / April 26, 2019

The Cranberries — “In the End”

The Cranberries have released "In the End," the title track from their forthcoming final album recorded before the death of singer Dolores O'Riordan in January…
Maggie Serota / April 16, 2019

Listen to Vic Mensa’s New Rock Band 93PUNX Cover The Cranberries’ “Zombie”

Last month, Vic Mensa released his latest EP, Hooligans. Now, he’s back with a new project, a punk-inspired band called 93PUNX. Today, on the anniversary of…
Julia Gray, Stereogum / January 16, 2019

The Cranberries Release First Single “All Over Now” From Their Final Album [UPDATED]

The Cranberries have released the first single from In the End, the album the band had begun recording shortly before lead singer Dolores O'Riordan's death…
Winston Cook-Wilson / January 15, 2019

Dolores O’Riordan Died From Drowning After Heavy Drinking: Coroner

Dolores O'Riordan, lead singer of The Cranberries, died in January at the age of 46. Now, the BBC has reported the testimony given at the inquest into her…
Winston Cook-Wilson / September 6, 2018

The Cranberries Announce Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can’t We? 25th Anniversary Box Set

The Cranberries have announced a new 25th anniversary reissue of their 1993 debut album Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can't We? The expanded…
Rob Arcand / August 30, 2018

The Cranberries to Release Final Album With Dolores O’Riordan, Commemorate Debut Anniversary With Reissue

The late Dolores O'Riordan recorded tracks for one final album with the Cranberries before her passing, and now the new material will see the light of…
Monique Melendez / March 7, 2018

Report: Dolores O’Riordan Talked Touring, Working on New Cranberries Album in Final Days

In a new report, Rolling Stone details late Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan's final days, including conversations about new work. Noel Hogan, her longtime collaborator and the guitarist for the…
Arielle Gordon / January 23, 2018

Bandmates, Family Attend Funeral of Cranberries Singer Dolores O’Riordan

Hundreds of mourners gathered in Dolores O’Riordan’s Irish hometown Tuesday (Jan. 23) for the funeral of the Cranberries singer, who died last week at the age of 46.
Associated Press / January 23, 2018

The Cranberries’ “Dreams” Was a Perfect Rock Song

"Dreams," the Cranberries’ 1992 debut single, is not the song most listeners will remember them by. The most likely candidates for that honor are "Zombie," the…
Andy Cush / January 16, 2018
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