1. Everybody on the Floor: What's With All the Alt-Rock Bands Going Disco?

    June 15, 2017 4:08 PM EDT The Killers, Arcade Fire & more alternative acts have found refuge in 4/4, and suddenly it's 1979 all over again. There might not be a more logical career choice for a band like The Killers to make in the year 2017 than to go disco. When new single "The Man" strutted onto…

  2. Spoon Discuss Unreleased Jack Ü Collaboration

    March 30, 2017 12:01 PM EDT Spoon released their ninth album, Hot Thoughts , earlier this month, and in a Rolling Stone feature that just went up, Britt Daniel and Alex Fischel talk about a collaboration with Jack Ü -- the Diplo and Skrillex team-up that resulted in a number of hit songs -- that hasn’t materialized yet.…

  3. Spoon's Three-Night SXSW Residency Ends on a High Note

    March 17, 2017 4:30 PM EDT For longtime Austinites, or even SXSW veterans with many years of the fest under their belts, it was like a homecoming:  Spoon , one of the city's most durable musical exports, was playing at Emo's, the storied dive bar. Only it wasn't exactly Emo's: That club shuttered…

  4. Spoon's 'Hot Thoughts' Heats Up Adult Alternative Songs at No. 1

    March 10, 2017 10:35 AM EST The lead single from the band's upcoming ninth album is Spoon's second leader on the chart. Spoon scoops up its second No. 1 on Billboard 's Adult Alternative Songs airplay chart with "Hot Thoughts," which rises 2-1 on the tally dated March 18. "Hot Thoughts,…

  5. Spoon Delivers Fiery Concert for New Album 'Hot Thoughts'

    March 08, 2017 4:26 PM EST “It’s nice to be playing shows again,” Spoon singer Britt Daniel enthusiastically told the large crowd at Santa Ana, California’s The Observatory on Monday night. It was one of the first shows of the band’s extensive tour in support of ninth album Hot Thoughts , the follow-up to 2014’s They…

  6. Spoon Shares New Song, Will Return to Matador Records for March 2017 Album

    December 14, 2016 12:12 PM EST Spoon has a new project on the way. After releasing 2014’s critically acclaimed They Want My Soul through Loma Vista, sources confirm to Billboard that the Austin-based indie rock heroes will be returning to Matador Records for their ninth studio album, expected in March 2017.  On Sunday (Dec…

  7. John Fogerty and Spoon Join John Lennon's 75th Birthday Concert

    December 02, 2015 2:34 PM EST Last month, AMC announced that they would be broadcasting Imagine: John Lennon 75th Birthday Concert , a tribute telecast to John Lennon and his musical legacy filled with a star-studded bill of performers including  Eric Church , Sheryl Crow and Juanes , among many others. Yoko Ono to…