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Spoon's episode of Austin City Limits aired last night, which they did alongside a performance from fellow Austin-based rockers White Denim. The two bands split the hour-long block pretty evenly,…   Read Story »
Austin hometown heroes Spoon return to Austin City Limits this weekend, and today we've got an early preview. The band's six-song setlist includes lots of material from last year's great They Want My…   Read Story »
With the press cycle for They Want My Soul slowing down, I wasn't expecting to hear any new Spoon songs for a very long time, but it turns out the band debuted a new song called "Satellite" in…   Read Story »
Spoon's shimmering groove "Inside Out" and Dej Loaf's twinkling Detroit rap hit "Try Me" are two of the songs that snuck up on us the hardest as this past summer drew to a close. And now, in the…   Read Story »
Next year, YouTube will celebrate its 10th anniversary. For nearly a decade, then, music videos have belonged almost entirely to the internet. Once upon a time, video directors made their work for…   Read Story »
It has to be an intimidating thing to remix Spoon. You have to know, somewhere deep within yourself, that there's no way you're going to improve on the original; an interesting take is the best you…   Read Story »
Spoon made one of the best albums of the year with They Want My Soul and, being the workhorses that they are, the band isn't slowing down. They shot an episode of Austin City Limits recently, and…   Read Story »
Music is a messy thing. There's too much of it, too many genres, too many ideas, for anyone to make sense out of all of it -- or even to hear all of it. The idea of imposing a narrative on 365 days…   Read Story »
Spoon played The Daily Show in their hometown last night -- the late-night program has relocated to Austin, Texas this week for South By South Mess, a special segment that they did in the run-up to…   Read Story »
Spoon songs tend to be impeccably recorded, with lots of empty space, so you'd think they'd be irresistible for remixers. But we haven't encountered too many Spoon remixes, especially official Spoon…   Read Story »