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The Rockometer: They Want My Soul by Spoon

When Spoon are at the top of their game, and They Want my Soul, is these Austin vets at their best, they have few rivals in the loosely-defined world of indie rock. They make it all sound so easy.
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Top Jam: “Do You” by Spoon

  At their best, indie rock lifers, Spoon, make both the simple and the exquisite sound equally intuitive. And make no mistake about ...
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An All-Star Jam Packed Tuesday with New Pornographers, Spoon, J Mascis, Mastodon, and Death Grips

  By now, you should be able to tell when an artist is talking out of his arse in a gamely attempt to get music journos to type any old ...
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The Rockometer: Transference by Spoon

Spoon Transference Merge Records Even for a band like Spoon, a band who seemed incapable of writing a bad tune, let alone a band album during ...
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And on Tuesday, I Rested. And on Wednesday, I’ll Rest Again: Final Thoughts on the 2008 Pitchfork Music Festival and Even More Photos

The 2008 Pitchfork Music Festival was a lot of work, a lot of fun, a lot of rad bands (including, but definitely not limited to Dinosaur, Jr, Extra ...
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Three For The Rockometer: Spoon, Art Brut, and Gowns

SpoonGa Ga Ga Ga GaMerge2007In stark contrast to the more is more aesthetic, and compressed production techniques permeating popular music these ...
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"The Underdog" by Spoon

Few bands in modern music exude cool like Spoon. In fact, it's scientifically proven that the mere act of listening to Spoon can increase your ...
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