the long winters

New Music: The Long Winters – “Make America Great Again”

Singer-songwriter John Roderick hasn't released a song from his Long Winters project since their third album, 2006's Putting the Days to Bed. Today, we add a Long…
Anna Gaca / November 3, 2016

Liz Phair Has Been Performing Her Biggest Hit With Holiday-Themed Lyrics

The iconic creator of one of SPIN's ten favorite albums of the last 30 years, Liz Phair has been on tour with Aimee Mann and…
Dan Weiss / December 23, 2015

Q&A: Hrishikesh Hirway, the Musical Surgeon Behind the ‘Song Exploder’ Podcast

It's subtle, but towards the end of the Postal Service's "The District Sleeps Alone Tonight," there's a faint, ghostly hum blended almost seamlessly amidst melancholy…
James Grebey / October 6, 2015

Modest Mouse, Sheryl Crow, Katy Perry Top Bumbershoot Bill

The initial lineup for the 39th annual Bumbershoot Music & Arts Festival has been announced, along with the promise that there's "much more to come."
Melissa Goldstein / April 2, 2009

The Long Winters Come Home to Seattle

"There will be no witty banter tonight," Long Winters frontman/renowned purveyor of witty banter, John Roderick, announced at the band's eagerly awaited Seattle homecoming show…
Jamee Smith / July 7, 2008

SPIN’s Week in Review, June 2-6

Though its solstice is still a few weeks off, summer unofficially kicked off this week as many Americans came to terms with June's arrival: "Whoa,…
William Goodman / June 6, 2008