the slits

Slits Guitarist Viv Albertine Announces New Memoir

Viv Albertine, guitarist for groundbreaking British band the Slits, has announced a new memoir, To Throw Away Unopened. A press release said the memoir will explore Albertine’s relationship…
Liz Cantrell / November 9, 2017

SPIN’s 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time

To celebrate the new generation of shredders profiled in our May/June "Loud Issue," the SPIN staff decided to find some wheedle in a haystack, taking…
SPIN Staff / May 3, 2012

Slits Tribute: Previously Unpublished Q&A with Ari Up

On October 20, Ari Up, who co-founded the pioneering English all-girl punk band the Slits in 1976 when she was just 14, died from an…
Alex Rawls / October 22, 2010