Captive Audience: The Music Business in America’s Prisons

May 10, 2013

Until very recently the country’s incarcerated were living in a world of Walkmans, radios and cassette tapes. But finally, things are changing. SPIN goes behind bars to investigate how music makes its way inside prisons, who puts it there and what it means to inmates.

Spin, May 9, 2013


Let It Bleed: The Oral History of PJ Harvey’s ‘Rid Of Me’

May 7, 2013

The unblinking story of how inter-band tension spawned a rubbed raw masterpiece and influenced Nirvana.

Rid Of Me

Spin, May 1, 2013