New Music - Page 164

Hear Ex-Baroness Drummer Trade Metal for Dance Grooves on Alpaca’s ‘FNYC’

Allen Blickle spent years pounding the drums for Baroness, but recently parted ways with the Savannah art-metal act after their horrific bus crash in August 2012.
Kyle McGovern / August 19, 2013

The Weeknd and Drake ‘Live For’ Whining About Success

That OVO and that XO are together again, but they haven't progressed as much as we'd hope. Drake and fellow Toronto R&B aficionado Abel "the…
Marc Hogan / August 19, 2013

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Control’ Coaxes Joe Budden and Uncle Murda Onto Battlefield

The fallout from Kendrick Lamar's "Control" guest verse continues. After throwing down the gauntlet against pretty much every rapper alive, the good kid, m.A.A.d city scribe…
Kyle McGovern / August 19, 2013

The 1975 Serve Raw ‘Chocolate’ in Intimate Acoustic Video

The 1975's "Chocolate" began to percolate early this year, but it still reigns as one of the Manchester four-piece's best songs. The band played under…
Jordan Sargent / August 19, 2013

A$AP Ferg and Danny Brown Go Wild for the Night on ‘Reynolds’

When we visited A$AP Ferg's Bronx studio to preview his new album Trap Lord, he was meticulously recording an unnamed track, testing the elasticity of his…
Jordan Sargent / August 19, 2013

Black Moth Pummel the Living on ‘The Articulate Dead’

Save your super-rainbows for another band — England's Black Moth deal in punishing, pummeling riff-rock that splits the difference between Queens of the Stone Age…
Chris Martins / August 19, 2013

LOLK, Cupid: Jane’s Addiction Go Online Dating in ‘Another Soulmate’ Video

Jane's Addiction video for "Another Soulmate" amusingly riffs on the idea of sketchy men trying to pick up women over the Internet. Perry Farrell has said…
Marc Hogan / August 19, 2013

Watch Superchunk’s Life-Affirming ‘Me & You & Jackie Mittoo’ Video

Acknowledging that the bands and records we love — and the culture and ethos that swirl around them — might actually be kind of trivial…
Marc Hogan / August 19, 2013

Stream Wharfer’s Ghostly, Lo-Fi Folk Album ‘The Rattling’

Earlier this month, Wharfer (a.k.a. singer-songwriter Kyle Wall) shared "Architect," an overcast, lo-fi folk gem slated for The Rattling, the tunesmith's upcoming album. Due out digitally on…
Kyle McGovern / August 19, 2013

Watch a Culkin Brother Wander in Spiritualized’s Gritty, Existential ‘I Am What I Am’ Video

Jason Pierce might have embraced a newfound comfort, but his Spiritualized project's latest video (via Dazed Digital) illustrates just about the opposite. From 2012's excellent…
Marc Hogan / August 19, 2013

Album of the Week: Stream ‘Drumgasm,’ From Pearl Jam’s Matt Cameron, Sleater-Kinney’s Janet Weiss, and Death Grips’ Zach Hill

The explosive, 39-minute free-wallop Drumgasm is the work of three alt-rock-drumming luminaries making giddy splatter-jazz on three kits: a percussive, improvised Pollock painting that bubbles…
SPIN Staff / August 19, 2013

Lady Gaga Works Very, Very Hard for Your ‘Applause’ in Official Video

Lady Gaga's new single "Applause" contains a lyric about pop culture and art and how they're both in her now. Whatever that means, however theoretically…
Marc Hogan / August 19, 2013

Watch No Age Bleed Colors in Experimental ‘An Impression’ Video

When No Age decided they wanted to make a follow-up to 2010's Everything in Between, the Los Angeles art-punks decided that they would actually make…
Kyle McGovern / August 19, 2013

Kitty Clears the Gloom From Sky Ferreira’s ‘Everything Is Embarrassing’

Especially live, Kitty and Sky Ferreira both come across as perhaps surprisingly genuine, their awkward moments or weaker songs just symptoms of artists who are…
Marc Hogan / August 16, 2013

Riff Raff’s Response to Kendrick Lamar Wasn’t Actually a Response to Kendrick Lamar

Yesterday, the Internet's favorite neon goofball Riff Raff released his "response" (which you can stream below) to Kendrick Lamar's already infamous "Control" verse — or…
Jordan Sargent / August 16, 2013

The-Dream Glides Away From NSFW in Elegant ‘Too Early’ Video

The-Dream is once again safe for the workplace. The radio-fighting R&B mastermind's last three videos — "Pussy," "High Art," and "Turnt" — were all highly pornographic.
Jordan Sargent / August 16, 2013

Goodie Mob and Janelle Monae Head Back to School in ‘Special Education’ Video

Back in June, when Goodie Mob dropped "Special Education," a dubstep-ish track from their upcoming reunion album, SPIN's Chris Martins called the single "a step in…
Kyle McGovern / August 16, 2013

Parquet Courts Are ‘Wonderin” What You’ll Leave on Their Voicemail With New Song

Who says a lovesick song can't have snotty lyrics, spazzy krautrock freakouts, and what we're pretty sure is the sort of flute known to school…
Marc Hogan / August 16, 2013

Danny Brown Echoes Usher for Squeaky Twerk Anthem ‘Hand Stand’

Danny Brown wraps up a busy week of promotion for his upcoming album Old with a track that feels, well, not entirely new. The Detroit…
Jordan Sargent / August 16, 2013

Watch Valley Lodge’s Pranky Bait-and-Switch ‘Go’ Video

Comedian, writer, and musician Dave Hill cracked wise with SPIN during our recent Hi, We're in Delaware festival podcast, and now we've spotted the multi-faceted entertainer…
Kyle McGovern / August 16, 2013
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