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The Best and Worst of Panorama 2016: A SPIN Roundtable

This past weekend, New York City welcomed a new, major music festival: Panorama, the latest venture from Goldenvoice, the company behind the Coachella Valley Music…
SPIN Staff / July 25, 2016

Panorama 2016: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

The inaugural Panorama Festival — a.k.a. "East Coast Coachella" — took place at Randall's Island in New York City this past weekend, and it more…
SPIN Staff / July 25, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Jeremih, PWR BTTM, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from R&B stars, power-punk favorites, and more.
SPIN Staff / July 22, 2016

SPIN at Lollapalooza 2016: Toyota Music Den Schedule

Lollapalooza descends upon Grant Park in Chicago next weekend (July 28-31) with an impressive four-day lineup headlined by Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, J.Cole and Red Hot Chili…
SPIN Staff / July 21, 2016

SPIN Overlooked Albums Report: The Goon Sax and Let’s Eat Grandma Are Teenagers of the Year

Welcome to the dark underbelly of the pretty unfair industry cycle that shoves Radiohead and Queen Bey and Views and that Apple Music independent contractor Chance…
SPIN Staff / July 15, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: A.G. Cook, Black Marble, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from helium-sucking pop satirists, post-punk disciples, and more.
SPIN Staff / July 15, 2016

SPIN Is Seeking NYC Editorial Interns for Fall 2016

SPIN is seeking editorial interns for our 2016 fall program. Ideally, we’re looking for candidates who are excellent writers and have a serious interest in…
SPIN Staff / July 14, 2016

SPIN Seeks a News Editor to Join New York City Team

SPIN is seeking a news editor to join our New York City team. We're looking for candidates who are excellent writers and have a serious interest…
SPIN Staff / July 11, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: ScHoolboy Q, Crystal Castles, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from TDE consiglieres, electro-punk cool kids, and more.
SPIN Staff / July 8, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Blood Orange, Dyke Drama, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from New York experimentalists, atmospheric R&B aficionados, and more.
SPIN Staff / July 1, 2016

The 50 Best Hip-Hop Debut Albums Since ‘Reasonable Doubt’

In honor of the recent 20th anniversary of Jay Z’s debut album, Reasonable Doubt, we’re publishing a series of pieces looking at the rapper’s singular…
SPIN Staff / July 1, 2016

Dave Holmes: The Seven Most Important Videos From My Tenure at ‘TRL’

Dave Holmes may not have technically won MTV's inaugural Wanna Be a VJ contest in 1998 (he was famously the runner-up to the spindly, spiky-haired Jesse Camp),…
SPIN Staff / June 28, 2016

Once in a ‘Lifetime’: Why ‘Vol. 1′ Remains Jay Z’s Forgotten Masterpiece

In honor of the recent 20th anniversary of Jay Z's debut album, Reasonable Doubt, we're publishing a series of pieces looking at the rapper's singular…
Tyrone Palmer / June 28, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: The Avalanches, Portishead, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from resurfaced Australian dance heads, Southern guitar-slingers, and more.
SPIN Staff / June 24, 2016

It’s Jay Z Week at SPIN

This week, Jay Z's bulletproof debut album, Reasonable Doubt, turns 20, marking two decades of almost entirely unknockable hustle from the Jiggaman. When he first broke…
SPIN Staff / June 24, 2016

Marc Maron: Man on Fire

Marc Maron is old school. He's been around. He was a stand-up comic for 30 years, working the circuit when it was a circuit, an…
Bob Guccione Jr. / June 22, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Danny Brown, IAN SWEET, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from bombastic Detroit rappers, Pharrell-backed folk-pop singers, and more.
SPIN Staff / June 17, 2016

Classic Reviews: The Smiths, ‘The Queen Is Dead’

This review was originally published in the August 1986 issue of SPIN. In honor of the 30th anniversary of the Smiths' The Queen Is Dead,…
Rich Stim / June 16, 2016

SPIN at Firefly Music Festival 2016: Toyota Music Den Schedule

The annual Firefly Music Festival returns to the Woodlands in Dover, Delaware this weekend with a stacked four-day lineup from June 16 to June 19. While the…
SPIN Staff / June 13, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Drake, ABRA, Descendents, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from pop-punk forbearers, Canadian rap dieties, and more.
SPIN Staff / June 10, 2016

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