Topic: Spin Magazine

Editor in Chief Craig Marks: Print 'Stands in the Way of Where Spin Needs to Be'

Digital music pub tries new direction

It's time to let go of the idea that music outlet Spin is meant to be a print magazine, according to newly appointed editor in chief Craig Marks. "It's very, very…

SpinMedia Fires Spin Editor in Chief

Caryn Ganz announced departure on Twitter

Remnants of once-hot indie music title Spin's days as a print magazine are continuing to disappear in the wake of its acquisition by Buzzmedia (now SpinMedia) last summer. This week’s…

Spin and Car and Driver: A Comparison

Fans of the defunct music periodical to receive auto mag instead

The world may not be ending today, but Spin’s existence as a print magazine is. The Buzzmedia-owned indie music title, which reduced its frequency earlier this year before dropping its…

Buzzmedia Acquires Spin Media

Deal looks to beef up digital presence

After a few weeks of speculation and rumors, Spin Media was acquired today by Buzzmedia, a rapidly growing collection of celebrity and music websites. The deal adds a legacy property to…

'Spin' Shakes Up Leadership

Declining ad sales leads to ousters

Spin ousted its editor-in-chief Doug Brod and publisher Malcom Campbell yesterday. Some believe the shake-up was fueled by the magazine’s declining ad sales amid the overall poor health of print…