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James Brooks Kills Elite Gymnastics, Returns as Dead Girlfriends

Elite Gymnastics is dead, long live Dead Girlfriends. Brooklyn-based artist James Brooks confirmed on Monday (July 29) that he's abandoned his Elite Gymnastics solo project…
Kyle McGovern / July 29, 2013

Bassnectar Tweaks Jay Z, Nina Simone, Pixies on ‘Immersive Music’ Mixtape

In advance of his biggest-ever live shows this fall, Bassnectar is rewarding his fans' patience with the brand new Immersive Music Mixtape Side One, which…
Dan Reilly / July 29, 2013

Haim’s ‘The Wire’ Is Not an Ode to the Baltimore Drug Trade

With their still-untitled debut album finished and set for a fall release, the sisters of Haim have a newly recorded song to share dubbed "The…
Dan Reilly / July 29, 2013

Miley Cyrus’ ‘We Can’t Stop’ Director’s Cut Is Pointless, Still Dumb

Perhaps in an effort to shake off the stink of CollegeHumor's staring-deep-into-the-void, no-sound version of Miley Cyrus' "We Can't Stop" video, the pop star and…
Jordan Sargent / July 29, 2013

TLC Don’t Want No Holograms, Replace Left Eye With Lil Mama at Comeback Show

TLC reunited onstage for their first U.S. concert in four years at VH1's Mixtape Festival in Pennsylvania this past Saturday (July 27). Surviving members Rozonda…
Kyle McGovern / July 29, 2013

When Saints Go Machine Synchronize Strippers in NSFW ‘Unlimited Love’ Video

Following their crystal-enhanced video for "Iodine," When Saints Go Machine are shifting focus to the type of people who are often named after rare gems. What…
Dan Reilly / July 29, 2013

Arctic Monkeys Are Smooth Operators on ‘Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?’

Arctic Monkeys keep learning all the right lessons from "R U Mine?," the U.K. rockers' 2012 Record Store Day single. That song expertly, aggressively combined…
Marc Hogan / July 29, 2013

Icona Pop Have a Need for Speed in 2pac-Inspired ‘Girlfriend’ Video

If you've been paying attention to Sweden's latest pop export Icona Pop, then you already know that the twosome transformed 2pac's "Girlfriend" into a lady-power…
Chris Martins / July 29, 2013

R. Kelly Goes From Broke to ‘Money, Cars, Mad Hos’ on ‘My Story’

Fresh off a summer in which he appeared at Coachella, Bonnaroo and Pitchfork Music Festival, R. Kelly has released his new single "My Story," featuring…
Jordan Sargent / July 29, 2013

Stream UZ’s Starkly Menacing ‘TRAP S—T 14/15′ EP

Despite the mysterious unknown persona lurking behind UZ's moniker, the Internet trap-rave producer has been burning through Soundcloud with his free EP series over the…
Puja Patel / July 29, 2013

Hear Neva Dinova Frontman Jake Bellows’ Divine Solo Debut ‘New Ocean’

Jake Bellows clocked more than 15 years as the frontman for Neva Dinova, a genre-bending Omaha outfit that issued five albums and toured with the…
Kyle McGovern / July 29, 2013

Deap Vally Are Looking for Trouble on ‘Bad for My Body’

When SPIN sat down with Deap Vally back in January, we learned a startling fact: howler/shredder Lindsey Troy and the kit-smashing Julie Edwards met at…
Chris Martins / July 29, 2013

Mac DeMarco Celebrates Swayze in ‘Young Blood’ Video

Last week, Mac DeMarco unveiled "Young Blood," a lo-fi mumbler inspired by the 1986 Patrick Swayze and Rob Lowe hockey movie of the same name. Recorded…
Dan Reilly / July 29, 2013

Stream Medicine’s Blissful Psych-Gaze Reunion LP ‘To the Happy Few’

With all due respect, shoegaze's history wasn't written by English bands alone. Out in Los Angeles, a group called Medicine were adding to the '90s…
Chris Martins / July 29, 2013

Hear the Family Crest’s Sweeping Orchestral Single ‘The Headwinds’

Orchestral rock outfit the Family Crest have just signed with Portland record label Tender Loving Empire and already have their first release lined up: The…
Kyle McGovern / July 29, 2013

Album of the Week: Stream Rudimental’s EDM-Pop Masterstroke, ‘Home’

"Yesterday I met [Chicago house producer] Roy Davis Jr.," says 27-year-old Rudimental producer Amir Amor from his London studio, beaming about crossing paths with a…
Puja Patel / July 29, 2013

Action Bronson Is Dunkin’ on Dikembe in ‘Water Sports’

Allow us to bring you into the weekend on a high note with Action Bronson's new song, "Water Sports." Premiering earlier at the Village Voice,…
Dan Reilly / July 27, 2013

Watch Atoms for Peace Sway Intensely to the Sound of ‘The Clock’

After Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich dissolved all alliances with Spotify, they announced that Atoms for Peace had inked a deal with the pay-per-download video service…
Dan Reilly / July 26, 2013

Basement Jaxx Go Full-Tilt ’80s for ‘What a Difference Your Love Makes’

Three months after breaking their silence with the tropical "Back 2 the Wild," English house disruptors Basement Jaxx are treating us to another new song. "What…
Dan Reilly / July 26, 2013

Migos and Twista Deal Tons of Drugs on Pounding New Track ‘Remix’

Atlanta rap trio Migos quickly shot to stardom last month — a time that SPIN chronicled — when Drake threw a verse on their nascent…
Jordan Sargent / July 26, 2013
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