Skip Spence

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    Amen Dunes on Living a Million Musical Lives

    See also: Up on the Sun the Podcast, Featuring Amen Dunes and Our Levon Helm Tribute When New York-based songwriter Damon McMahon, the man behind the shadowy, warbly pysch-folk of Amen Dunes, says he's lived a million musical lives, he's exaggerating only a little. He spent his early 20s in the buz ... More >>

  • Music

    January 16, 2003

    Devendra Banhart

    Oh Me Oh My . . . The Way the Day Goes By the Sun Is Setting Dogs Are Dreaming Lovesongs of the Christmas Spirit (Young God)

  • Music

    September 6, 2001

    Timeless Flight

    L.A.'s twangy, trippy Beachwood Sparks ascend with a white-soul masterpiece

  • Music

    September 21, 2000

    Damien Jurado

    Ghost of David
    (Sub Pop)

  • Music

    October 21, 1999

    War in Peace

    Skip Spence made one brilliant album, then spent the next 30 years dying in obscurity. Now, a new tribute album is giving him life again.

  • Music

    August 12, 1999