The Spook School

The Spook School – “Body” Video

The Spook School are releasing their third album, Could It Be Different?, at the end of the month, and so far we've heard "Still Alive"
James Rettig | January 17, 2018 - 11:28 am

The Spook School – “Someone To Spend Christmas With”

The Spook School are releasing a new album, Could It Be Different?, next month -- they've shared "Less Than Perfect" and "Still Alive" from it…
James Rettig | December 12, 2017 - 12:54 pm


The Spook School – “Less Than Perfect” Video

The Spook School write painfully open-hearted and earnest anthems about stumbling through life, and early next year they'll put out their third album worth of…
James Rettig | November 15, 2017 - 9:31 am

The Spook School – “Still Alive” Video

Back in 2015, the energetic and inspiring Scottish punk band the Spook School released their excellent sophomore album, Try To Be Hopeful. Today, they've announced…
James Rettig | October 3, 2017 - 10:05 am

Stereogum’s Austin Oasis 2017 Yearbook

Congratulations to the SXSW Class Of 2017! For the third year in a row, Stereogum presented a marathon show at Austin's Hole In The Wall.
Gabriela Tully Claymore & James Rettig | March 20, 2017 - 2:26 pm

The Spook School – “Gone Home” Video

The Spook School are contributing two new tracks to Slumberland and Fortuna POP!'s upcoming Continental Drift split, one of which is the pastoral and soft-spoken…
James Rettig | May 10, 2016 - 12:15 pm

The Spook School – “Speak When You’re Spoken To” Video

Fuzzy Scottish punks the Spook School released their album Try To Be Hopeful back in November, and now they've got a completely adorable video for…
Tom Breihan | March 16, 2016 - 2:00 pm

The Spook School – “David Bowie Songs”

Heartfelt Scottish queer-punks the Spook School released "David Bowie Songs" -- the B-side to their new 7" -- hours before news broke of the musician's
James Rettig | January 11, 2016 - 1:16 pm

Stream The Spook School Try To Be Hopeful

"Sometimes I get so hopeful I make myself scared/ That I will wake up and the hope will disappear." Everything you need to know about…
James Rettig | November 20, 2015 - 12:12 pm

The Spook School – “I Want To Kiss You” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

It's been a particularly great year for queer musicians -- PWR BTTM, Adult Mom, and G.L.O.S.S. chiefly among them, though they're certainly not the only…
James Rettig | November 5, 2015 - 11:40 am