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Foals Unleash Sex, Suicide, and Childbirth in Super-NSFW ‘Late Night’ Video

Foals offered a panoramic, hallucinogen-enhanced view of one of their live shows for the video to "My Number," the second single off the Oxford five-piece's…
Kyle McGovern / March 11, 2013

See Euro League’s Childhood Home Movies in ‘Grandma’s Plastic Covered Couch’

Despite whatever New Wave visions his name might inspire, Euro League is a rising Bronx-based rapper blessed with the sort of sharp incite and confessional…
Chris Martins / March 11, 2013

Hear Justin Vernon Gently Coo on Two Tracks From Colin Stetson’s Solo Sax Odyssey

In his recent In the Studio interview with SPIN, Bon Iver band member and solo saxophone genius Colin Stetson explained that he's working toward paring…
Chris Martins / March 11, 2013

Mumford & Sons Trick Fans Into Watching ‘Whispers in the Dark’ Video Four Times

Our opinions about Mumford & Sons' Grammy-winning album Babel and their Billboard chart dominance are fairly well known, but we can still appreciate when the band pokes…
Chris Martins / March 11, 2013

Wavves’ Curious ‘Demon to Lean On’ Video Dives Into the Dump

It's been a fertile several days for videos that are at once instantly memorable but also hard to parse narratively. The Knife's "A Tooth for…
Marc Hogan / March 11, 2013

Hear Ezra Koenig Go Reggae for Major Lazer’s Lovely ‘Jessica’

It was only a matter of time before Vampire Weekend singer Ezra Koenig recorded a genuine reggae track featuring his very own fake patois —…
Chris Martins / March 11, 2013

Watch Bomba Estereo’s Invigorating Live ‘Caribbean Power’ Video

With Elegancia Tropical, Bogotá, Colombia's Bomba Estéreo one-upped their signature style of electro hip-hop and traditional cumbia with a riveting, more-global dance-floor sound that was…
Julianne Escobedo Shepherd / March 11, 2013

Hyetal Previews True Panther Debut With Synthy, Swoony ‘Northwest Passage’

Hyetal is changing labels and working more collaboratively. The U.K. producer will release Modern Worship, his second album overall and first for True Panther Sounds, on…
Marc Hogan / March 11, 2013

Hear New Radiohead Song ‘Harmonics Loop’ From Thom Yorke’s Two-Hour BBC Mix

Last month, SPIN took a visual-textual trip through Thom Yorke's 20 Biggest Influences, but part of what keeps the Radiohead and Atoms for Peace main…
Chris Martins / March 11, 2013

Azealia Banks Blasts Off on House-Rap Screamer ‘Yung Rapunxel’

Azealia Banks joined the Prodigy onstage this weekend to perform their U.S. breakthrough "Firestarter" at Australia's Future Music Festival. Video isn't online yet, but what…
Marc Hogan / March 11, 2013

Family Band Deliver Eerie, Pulsating ‘Lace’ Video

Family Band lightened their gloom-struck somber-pop for last year's "Moonbeams" video, setting up a meeting between two reanimated skeletons searching for love in the afterlife. Now,…
Kyle McGovern / March 11, 2013

Hear Stygian Stride’s Rumbling Synth Opus ‘Drift’

As a member of Rhyton, Jimy SeiTang explores the space between improv, psychedelic rock, and Middle Eastern music. In his solo project Stygian Stride, however,…
Philip Sherburne / March 11, 2013

Hear Caveman’s Glistening Ballad ‘Over My Head’

SPIN spent some time with Caveman's 2011 album CoCo Beware, and even sat down with the boys to discuss their idea of a legendary album at…
Chris Martins / March 9, 2013

Watch ‘SNL’s Jay Pharoah Weakly Spoof Trinidad James’ ‘All Gold Everything’

With all the attention on Justin Timberlake as he prepares to host Saturday Night Live for the fifth time, it's possible that cast member Jay…
Chris Martins / March 9, 2013

Hear 1939 Ensemble’s ‘Sad French Song,’ Moody Post-Rock From the Breeders’ Drummer

Last month SPIN premiered "Sabotage," a propulsive slab of jazz-addled post-rock performed by go-to Breeders drummer Jose Medeles and Portland percussion teacher David Coniglio. With…
Chris Martins / March 9, 2013

The Darkness’ ‘With a Woman’ Video Is a Goofy ‘Hot For Teacher’ Remake

To hate the Darkness is to hate fun. To love the Darkness is to love schlock. And therein lies the frustrating side of this Suffolk…
SPIN Staff / March 8, 2013

Daft Punk Leaks Are Fake, But This ‘SNL’ Ad Remix Is Legit

No, to answer the question that gutless blogs have been asking via headlines all day: "Is this new Daft Punk leak real?" Absolutely not. "Dancing…
Chris Martins / March 8, 2013

Hear Wire’s Rose-Tinted Romance Tribute ‘Love Bends’

Wire are set to release their 13th album on March 26 via their own Pinkflag label, but Change Becomes Us isn't your standard late-career entry for…
Chris Martins / March 8, 2013

Hear Mirror Universe’s 19-Band, Two-Cassette ‘Whatever It Is You’re Doing Now’

Charleston, South Carolina-based cassette label Mirror Universe Tapes has been ahead of the game with releases by Washed Out, Toro Y Moi, Active Child, Yuck,…
Marc Hogan / March 8, 2013

Fat Tony Previews ‘Smart Ass Black Boy’ With ‘Hood Party’ Featuring Kool A.D.

Fat Tony is a New Underground star in the making. Coming up in Houston, the MC worked equally hard as a promoter, bringing punk, rap…
Chris Martins / March 8, 2013
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