Video: Spoon – “Do I Have to Talk You Into It” From Hot Thoughts, out now on Matador. A classic Spoon jam with a manic Photoshop tutorial? You can’t say the band doesn’t know their audience. I imagine boutique design studios all over the country cranking this jam during the interview sessions where they whiteboard … Continue reading New Spoon video: Do I Have to Talk You Into It
Video: Spoon – “I Ain’t The One” From Hot Thoughts, out now on Matador. Spoon ain’t the one, the one to get played like a poop butt. See, they’re from the street so they know what’s up. Wait wait, wrong song. As much as I’d love to hear Spoon cover N.W.A, this is an original … Continue reading New Spoon video: I Ain’t The One
Video: Spoon – “Hot Thoughts” They got around to making a video for the title track of their new album, Hot Thoughts, out now on Matador. Lots of footage from SXSW. “If you missed it you may now see it. If you were there you may now relive it.” Britt Daniel talked to Esquire about … Continue reading New Spoon video: Hot Thoughts
They say you shouldn’t trust anyone who doesn’t like puppies or babies. That’s kinda how I feel about anyone who doesn’t love Spoon. I mean…what’s not to love? Soulful vocals and witty lyrics; smart, economical instrumentation; beats and rhythms that make you DANCE; all peppered with hoots, hollers, grunts and groans that let you know … Continue reading Spoon: The Band We Can All Count On
Video: Spoon – “Can I Sit Next To You” From Hot Thoughts, due March 17 on Matador. Like a lot of Spoon songs “Can I Sit Next To You” takes a few spins to reveal its mysteries. Simple and supple, groovy and woozy, each sound placed deliberately in the mix, this becomes the soundtrack to … Continue reading New Spoon video: Can I Sit Next To You
We finally sorted through our Lolla pics (taken by the unsinkable Jolie Brown) and just uploaded a bunch of them to Flickr. In case you missed it, here’s our Lolla 2014 wrap up. Enjoy the photos. Iggy Azalea (Flickr album) [slickr-flickr search=sets set=72157646340072796 captions=off delay=3] Outkast (Flickr album) [slickr-flickr search=sets set=72157645981471029 captions=off delay=3]
Did someone slip crank into my Bud Light? No wonder I’m still tired.
Watch them play their new single in a house of mirrors.
Sales data for the week ending Jan 24. #1: Hope For Haiti, 171,000.
For lush melodies, sly guitar solos, and backbeat drums, here’s a playlist.