October 19-21, 2011 -- SPIN helped curate PUMA Social Sessions, a series of free, daytime shows during the CMJ Music Marathon. While music fans browsed PUMA's Union Square shop, checking out fresh styles like the Lazy Slip and GV Special, some of CMJ's top talent took the stage.
Indie rock’s favorite merry prankster — the Bizkit-covering, self-violating, gap-toothed, boy-king Mac DeMarco — has another collection of chewy guitar-pop treats to share. And for his next trick: normalcy. The Canadian-born and New York-based songwriter has always played harder with sincerity on record than his public persona would suggest; he’s growing up, getting… More »