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Mark Duplass Is Ready To Face His Blog-Rock Past

If you’re feeling any guilt about quarantine-induced creative inertia, take heart: Mark Duplass finds himself "weirdly thriving" at the moment and he feels kinda guilty…
Ian Cohen | May 27, 2020 - 10:02 am

We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Conor Oberst

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Chris DeVille | April 21, 2020 - 11:00 am

The Anniversary

Transference Turns 10

There is a well-worn yarn about Spoon's career. For years, the prevailing narrative was that you could barely create a narrative around them at all…
Ryan Leas | January 17, 2020 - 10:50 am

More Spoon stories

Spoon Announce Slay On Cue Reissue Series

Last year, Spoon got their own greatest hits collection, and this year they're getting an extensive reissue series. It kicks off on 7/24 when Matador…
James Rettig | June 29, 2020 - 10:57 am

Watch Britt Daniel Play Spoon Rarity “The Two Sides Of Monsieur Valentine” On Nicole Atkins’ Album Release Livestream

Nicole Atkins released a new album, Italian Ice, on Friday, and last night she hosted an album release livestream that featured performances by Dean Ween,…
James Rettig | May 31, 2020 - 10:33 am

We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Conor Oberst

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Chris DeVille | April 21, 2020 - 11:00 am

Watch Britt Daniel Play Spoon Rarity “The Agony of Laffitte” To Benefit Austin Workers

Last night, Austin City Limits, the long-running live music show (and radio station, and festival) hosted a two-hour fundraiser to benefit the music and service…
Peter Helman | March 27, 2020 - 4:37 pm

Nicole Atkins – “Captain” (Feat. Britt Daniel)

The New Jersey pop classicist Nicole Atkins has been putting out music since 2007, and she has made some very cool connections along the way.
Tom Breihan | February 11, 2020 - 10:54 am

List

The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file -- it's ephemera,…
Stereogum | November 5, 2019 - 8:37 am

Howard Stern Hosts Spoon Covering John Lennon, Tries To Set Robin Up With Britt Daniel

Spoon stopped by the Howard Stern Show to perform their 2014 track "Rent I Pay" and cover John Lennon’s 1970 song "Isolation." Last year, frontman…
Julia Gray | September 11, 2019 - 5:48 pm

Watch Spoon Play “No Bullets Spent” & A Whole Greatest-Hits Set On Kimmel

These days, greatest-hits albums are an endangered species. Streaming services regularly put together and update their own introduction-to-whoever playlists, and it's easier than ever before…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2019 - 9:22 am

Bassist Rob Pope Leaves Spoon

Spoon have just announced on Instagram that their longtime bassist Rob Pope is leaving the band. "As Spoon’s bass player since 2006, I’ve never taken…
Julia Gray | July 9, 2019 - 10:36 pm

We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Britt Daniel

We’ve Got A File On You is a new reboot of an old-school Stereogum franchise. Once called Annotated Media Guide, these are interviews in which
Ryan Leas | June 25, 2019 - 1:13 pm

Spoon – “No Bullets Spent”

Over their nearly three decade-long career, Spoon have continually refined their legacy within indie rock. They have maintained an instantly recognizable sound, yet the stylistic…
Keely Quinlan | June 19, 2019 - 10:00 am

Spoon Comment On That Viral Video Of Pete Buttigieg Playing Their Song

Pete Buttigieg, the young mayor of South Bend, Indiana and Democratic presidential hopeful, is a music fan. We know this because he once wrote a
Peter Helman | April 13, 2019 - 10:52 am

The Anniversary

Dark Was The Night Turns 10

Indie had a big year in 2009. As the first decade of the century drew to a close, there was a slew of major releases…
Ryan Leas | February 15, 2019 - 10:55 am
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