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."
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
July 27 2015 3:45 PM The Great Writing Vs. Talking Debate Is it harder to be a good writer or a good talker?
  Health & Science
Science
July 27 2015 12:08 PM A Brief History of Everything A supersized MinutePhysics that tackles our evolution, from the Big Bang to present day.