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The threat of rain hung heavy over Firefly’s third day. Guys in tank tops whispered it to their girlfriends while waiting in line for tacos. Strangers chatted each other up about it while awaiting the next free porta-potty. And then, at around 9:45, festival officials took the main stage to announce that the night’s remaining… More »

Sundays at festivals can so often be a bittersweet thing. People are starting to get ragged, the festival grounds start to smell of some kind of putrid something, the big climactic headliners may have come and gone. So often, whoever’s left playing that final night, when the work week looms around the corner, has a… More »

Right now, I’m enjoying anticipating Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood” movie, set to debut as part of Sunday night’s Billboard Music Awards, more than I’ll probably enjoy watching the thing. This video is packed with so many famous people that you have to imagine most of them will only get a second or two of scree… More »

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Spoon – “New York Kiss (Cody Votolato Remix)”

Cody Votolato, the guitarist for recently reunited post-hardcore band the Blood Brothers, really likes remixing Spoon. At the end of last year, he unveiled a
Peter Helman | August 13, 2015 - 9:37 pm

Watch Brandon Flowers Cover Spoon In MoPop Rehearsal

Brandon Flowers just performed at Detroit's MoPop festival tonight. Max Shafer of Michigan band Fifth And Main watched him rehearse for the set last night…
Peter Helman | July 25, 2015 - 9:17 pm
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Spoon Are Selling They Want My Soul-Themed Playing Cards

Spoon are selling a "casino quality" deck of playing cards inspired by last year's They Want My Soul. The cards were designed by Matthew Jacobso…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 2, 2015 - 1:30 pm
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Artist Portraits From Firefly 2015 Saturday

Firefly’s third day began with a massive Paul McCartney hangover. Luckily, that quickly gave way to a new batch of talented artists on the festival’…
Stereogum | June 21, 2015 - 12:29 pm
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Spoon Played A Spoon Cover Band’s Afterparty In Maine Last Night

Spoon played a large show at Portland, Maine's State Theatre last night, and after their set, local band Jeff Beam's Loudspeaker Wallpaper covered Spoon's Girls
Peter Helman | June 20, 2015 - 8:05 pm
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Dear Spoon, Thanks For Playing “Metal Detektor” Last Night. Love, Kelly.

Spoon played two shows in Brooklyn this week, so we sent Stereogum Spoon correspondent and former Videogum editor Kelly Conaboy to report on her favorite
Kelly Conaboy | June 18, 2015 - 4:14 pm
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Watch Spoon’s Absolutely Kickass Cramps Cover On Conan

Whoever had the idea to get Spoon to cover the Cramps' oozing rockabilly classic "TV Set" for the new Poltergeist remake deserves some kind of…
Tom Breihan | June 4, 2015 - 7:29 am
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Spoon – “Inside Out (DJ Quik Remix)” (Feat. Iamsu!, Kurupt, & Boogie)

Britt Daniel has said from the beginning that Spoon's floaty, experimental piano-pop single "Inside Out" was inspired by Dr. Dre's 2001. Now one of Dre'…
Chris DeVille | May 28, 2015 - 11:46 am
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Spoon – “TV Set” (The Cramps Cover)

The Cramps' slithering, bloodthirsty, unhinged rockabilly is one of the great secret influences in rock music. Just about any band who knows how to ooze…
Tom Breihan | May 19, 2015 - 12:46 am
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Sweet Spirit & Britt Daniel – “Paper Tiger” (Spoon Cover)

Spoon's Kill The Moonlight classic "Paper Tiger" is a masterpiece of white noise and empty space, a glorious song-skeleton fleshed out with little more tha…
Chris DeVille | May 15, 2015 - 11:49 am
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Spoon – “Inside Out” Video

Last month, They Want My Soul single "Inside Out" got a whole EP worth of remixes, and now Spoon has shared a video for the…
James Rettig | May 13, 2015 - 8:56 am
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Spoon Announce I/O EP 12″

Spoon took to their Tumblr to announce the physical version of their Inside Out remixes EP. The four-track release came out this week, 4/28, and…
Caitlin White | May 1, 2015 - 10:29 am
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Spoon – “Inside Out (Fabrizio Moretti Remix)”

Spoon are releasing an entire EP of remixes of They Want My Soul highlight "Inside Out" next week. Today they've shared Strokes drummer Fabrizio Moretti'…
Chris DeVille | April 22, 2015 - 10:40 am
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Spoon – “Inside Out” (Demo)

Spoon are a great studio band, one that knows how to hold back. Their records often feel painstakingly assembled, stripped of everything the songs might…
Tom Breihan | April 17, 2015 - 2:11 pm

Watch Justin Vernon Cover Spoon’s “Inside Out” In Eau Claire

Justin Vernon's inaugural Eaux Claires Festival will happen in his home state of Wisconsin in a few months. They just sold out of their Chippewa…
James Rettig | April 17, 2015 - 12:11 pm
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Listen To Spoon’s Britt Daniel On Marc Maron’s WTF

Spoon frontman Britt Daniel was the guest on this week's WTF Podcast with Marc Maron. They start off with talking about his childhood growing u…
James Rettig | April 16, 2015 - 8:46 am
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Watch Spoon Play Jimmy Kimmel Live’s First Austin Show

Back in June, Spoon were musical guests on Jimmy Kimmel Live, where they played "Rent I Pay" and "Rainy Taxi," two of the songs from…
Tom Breihan | March 18, 2015 - 9:18 am
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