Tagged: Spoon

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Stream: Wild Flag, “Glass Tambourine”

Today the internet welcomes the first proper recording from Wild Flag, the Sleater-Kinney/Quasi/Minders supergroup featuring self-aware Pacific Northwest advocate Carrie Brownstein, Mary Timony, Janet Weiss and Rebecca Cole. It starts off at summer camp, asks … read more »

POSTED March 4, 2011 2:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Watch Spoon play "Nobody Gets Me But You" on Jimmy Fallon Again

We get you, Britt. We get it allllllllllll the time. And we love the all-white painter getup. More than that, we love this song, one of the tightest packages off this January’s Transference, and a … read more »

POSTED August 5, 2010 9:52AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,
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Video: Bradford Cox and Spoon Team Up on Jimmy Kimmel

Oh shit! Bradford Cox playing guitar with Spoon on Jimmy Kimmel, lurking in the back. We know they’ve played together before, but it still seems like a weird fit: Spoon are so tightly wound, never … read more »

POSTED April 16, 2010 1:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , , ,

Spoon Make Simple Video That Gives Us Complex Ideas

Spoon’s new video for single “Written In Reverse” just premiered. It’s great, but it’s also briefly disorienting. This, quite fortunately for you,  got us to thinking: Spoon is very likely the most precise band of … read more »

POSTED February 5, 2010 2:06PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

Video: Spoon, “Written in Reverse”

Ah, Spoon. What a consistent band. You know their music is going to be good, even if you’re not crazily into it, you’re still not going to dislike it. Maybe that makes the inoffensive, but … read more »

POSTED February 5, 2010 12:16PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Behold Songer Singwriter: Justin Vernon Covers "Harvest Moon" with St. Vincent and Brad Cook of Megafaun

This past Saturday afternoon, Justin Vernon (Bon Iver) joined up with Annie Clark (St. Vincent) and old friend Brad Cook of Megafaun, just to throw together a band for that evening’s Haiti benefit at Music … read more »

POSTED January 25, 2010 2:47PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Britt Daniel and Zach Galifianakis Bro Out In Brooklyn For Haiti

The Haiti fundraising efforts have brought together some dynamite pairings (looking at you Bono and Swizz Beats). But none may be quite as of the moment as Britt Daniel (of Spoon) and Zach Galifianakis.

POSTED January 22, 2010 6:18PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , ,

Tweet Release: Spoon's Transference

Remember when Spoon was bad? It wasn’t so long ago. Yes, there was indeed a time when it seemed that they put out nothing but loose-fitting, out of tune, drawn-out and generally awful product. Drivel. … read more »

POSTED January 20, 2010 2:31PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Spoon Submerged: Listen to B-Side "Mean Red Spider"

A few weeks back, during a particularly fiery monologue in our editorial director’s office, we declared Spoon the most consistently brilliant, hard-working band in all of indie-rock. That bit of poetry came after just two … read more »

POSTED January 13, 2010 5:13PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

Someone Finally Gave Spoon An Award For Never Writing A Bad Song

Metacritic released their Best Music of the Decade list this week. They chose Spoon as their artist of the decade, calling them the “most consistently great band.” This is pretty great, as we’ve often argued … read more »

POSTED December 18, 2009 11:22AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: