Mike Spies
Mike Spies

Mike Spies is on the editorial staff of The New Yorker.

Music
May 21 2013 1:25 PMWith a Little Love, and Some TendernessHow Hootie & the Blowfish frontman Darius Rucker remade himself as a country star.
Culturebox
June 1 2011 7:51 AMFacebook MusicWhy we all love Explosions in the Sky.
Culturebox
Oct. 18 2011 4:02 PMYes, I Watch Bachelor PadWhat guilty pleasures reveal and how we justify them.
Music
March 2 2011 1:35 PMListening to Adele's New AlbumHow soul music became "soul music."
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Politics
Feb. 27 2015 9:30 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Josh Keating read about making music in the Anthropocene and journeyed into the heart of coding darkness.