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Charlotte Police Have Released Video of Keith Scott’s Death [UPDATE]

Police in Charlotte, North Carolina will release dashboard and body camera video of the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott, police chief Kerr Putney said in a press…
Anna Gaca / September 24, 2016

Watch Nirvana’s Nevermind Baby Grow Up Via Anniversary Photo Shoots

Spencer Elden is 25 years old, but once, he was the baby on the iconic cover of Nirvana's Nevermind, which was released 25 years ago today. Elden marked the…
Anna Gaca / September 24, 2016

Stream Francis and the Lights’s New Album Farewell, Starlite!

Last month, Francis and the Lights performed a live debut of new album Farewell, Starlite! to close out Eaux Claires, the music festival curated by Bon Iver's Justin…
Anna Gaca / September 24, 2016

Nirvana’s Nevermind Turns 25

This piece originally ran in the September 2011 issue of SPIN to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Nirvana's Nevermind. It has been edited for space and…
SPIN Staff / September 24, 2016

Bruce Springsteen Names His Five Favorite Springsteen Songs

If it feels like you've seen more Bruce Springsteen than usual lately, it's because the Boss is in the home stretch of a press tour for his…
Anna Gaca / September 24, 2016

It’s Already Halloween in the Club in Ty Dolla $ign and Migos’s NSFW “??? (Where)” Video

Just hours after dropping his new project Campaign, Ty Dolla $ign has popped back up with a new video for the record's Migos-featuring fourth track, "??? (Where)."
Anna Gaca / September 23, 2016

Ted Cruz Does a 180, Endorses Donald Trump

Ted Cruz has finally bent the knee. In a lengthy Facebook post, the failed Republican presidential candidate said he's planning on voting for Donald Trump…
Brian Josephs / September 23, 2016

Why We Won’t See the Police Videos of Keith Scott’s Death [UPDATE]

In November 2014, after a grand jury elected not to indict Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson for the killing of Michael Brown, Brown’s family…
Andy Cush / September 23, 2016

Stream David Bowie’s Long-Lost 1974 Album The Gouster

An unreleased album from David Bowie's 1974 studio sessions has finally seen the light. It's called The Gouster, and it's from the late icon's Young American…
Charles Innis / September 23, 2016

My Morning Jacket’s Jim James Laments the Need for Political Change in “Same Old Lie”

Today, My Morning Jacket’s Jim James released "Same Old Lie," the first single off his upcoming sophomore solo album Eternally Even. It's a political anthem,…
Sadie Bell / September 23, 2016

Justin Timberlake Abandons Sexy, Premieres Trolls Soundtrack in Every Walmart in America

Did you go to Walmart this week? What were you looking for? A 64-pack of paper towels? A rifle? The sudden realization that your teen idols will never again carry the…
Anna Gaca / September 23, 2016

Review: On Care, How to Dress Well Opens His Heart and Arrangements

If alt-R&B disappears ever, it’ll be via suffocation under a heap of its own baggage. The stereotypes are well-known and vicious. The worst of the…
Katherine St. Asaph / September 23, 2016

JoJo and Remy Ma Wrote a Song About Fake Ass Bitches

It's been 10 years since JoJo turned heartbreak into a hit with "Too Little Too Late," and dropped her last album The High Road. Finally, she's…
Brian Josephs / September 23, 2016

Sky Ferreira’s Playboy Covers Are Our First Taste of Masochism

Sky Ferreira appears on a pair of covers for Playboy's October "Renegades" issue, which hits newsstands this coming Tuesday, September 27. A new online preview features photography by Sandy Kim and…
Anna Gaca / September 23, 2016

Nicolas Jaar Announces New Album Sirens

Electronic producer and tinkerer Nicolas Jaar has announced a new album. Dubbed Sirens, the forthcoming set will be his first proper solo album since 2011’s fantastic Space Is…
Charles Innis / September 23, 2016

Eric Andre Pits Thundercat and Robot Hannibal Buress Against Each Other in a “Bass-Off”

Thundercat and Hannibal Buress are known frequenters of Eric Andre's absurdist cosmos, and their friendship has produced yet another oddity. In a new clip from The Eric…
Brian Josephs / September 23, 2016

A Tribe Called Quest: SPIN’s 1991 Feature, ‘The Last Poets?’

This piece originally ran in the October 1991 issue of SPIN. In honor of the 25th anniversary of A Tribe Called Quest's The Low End…
Joan Morgan / September 23, 2016

T.I. Enlists Meek Mill, Killer Mike, Quavo for Us or Else EP

After another horrific week of anti-black police brutality, T.I. decided to make his voice heard by releasing a new EP called Us or Else. T.I. said…
Brian Josephs / September 23, 2016

James Patterson Decided Not to Publish His Book About Murdering Stephen King

Stephen King—great guy. Written lots of horror books that've made their way into canons both literary and cinematic: Carrie, The Shining, Cujo, and so forth. Attacks Donald Trump without…
Jeremy Gordon / September 23, 2016
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