The Vaselines

Vaselines Preview New Album Featuring Members of Belle & Sebastian, Teenage Fanclub

Considering that it took the Vaselines 23 years to finally get around to their second LP Sex With an X, the four years of respite…
Colin Joyce / June 16, 2014

Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic Joins the Vaselines for ‘Sunbeam’

Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic surprised Seattle's Bumbershoot festival on Monday by joining twee-pop Scots the Vaselines onstage for their song "Jesus Doesn't Want Me for…
Chris Martins / September 4, 2012

FREE ALBUM: SPIN Tribute to Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’

SPIN's August issue pays tribute to the 20th anniversary of Nirvana's Nevermind, and as part of our package we tapped some of our favorite contemporary…
SPIN Staff / July 19, 2011

After 25 Years, Vaselines’ Return Worth the Wait

The Vaselines are one-quarter jokesters, another quarter dry sarcastic wit, and all the rest, rough-hewn indie-pop gold -- some imperfect alloy of garage, twee, and…
Michael Byrne / October 4, 2010

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week

Lots of musicians tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / September 24, 2010