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Bob Thiele and the Forest Rangers Enlist Alison Mosshart for ‘Trying to Believe’

Though he's penned tunes for Bonnie Raitt and Ray Charles, songwriter/composer Bob Thiele is best known to TV audiences as the music supervisor — and…
Andrew Unterberger / May 20, 2015

Listen to Claptone’s Enchanting ‘Dear Life’

The ever-mysterious Claptone, responsible for some of the most intriguing original productions and remixes in house music over the last few years, will finally be…
Andrew Unterberger / May 20, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Courtney Love, La Luz, Active Child, and More

Welcome to SPIN‘s Singles Mix! SPIN staffers have rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. Collecting the finest from '90s grunge-punk queens,…
SPIN Staff / May 19, 2015

Stream So Stressed’s Post-Hardcore LP, ‘The Unlawful Trade of Greco-Roman Art’

Less then a second into the debut LP The Unlawful Trade of Greco-Roman Art, and Sacramento trio So Stressed has fully revealed their plan of…
Andrew Unterberger / May 19, 2015

POP ETC Catch a ‘Bad Break’ on Action-Packed New Single

After making a resounding comeback with the shimmering synth-rock blast "Running in Circles," California-via-Brooklyn trio POP ETC (formerly known as the Morning Benders) have gone…
Andrew Unterberger / May 19, 2015

Go Deep With Synth-Pop Sixpiece Kid Astray on New Single ‘Diver’

A sextet from Oslo, Norway, Kid Astray have released a run of singles since forming a couple years ago that haven proven them among Scandinavia's…
Andrew Unterberger / May 18, 2015

The Velvet Teen Return After Nine Years With Serene New Single, ‘The Giving In’

It's been nine years since Santa Rosa indie-rock trio the Velvet Teen released their last album, 2006's Cum Laude!, but this summer they're coming back with…
James Grebey / May 18, 2015

Mother Falcon Spread Their Wings on Jazz-Funk-Flecked ‘Kid’

Austin-based classical-pop collective Mother Falcon will soon fly back into your life with their third studio album, Good Luck Have Fun (out on August 14…
Rachel Brodsky / May 18, 2015

Psymon Spine Reveal a Rainbow of Genres on Self-Titled EP

Their name might conjure up images of high-school biology class, but Saratoga Springs electro-meets-experimental-pop collective Psymon Spine sound more like a Friday-night dance — one…
Rachel Brodsky / May 15, 2015

Stream Another New (Ten-Minute!) Track From Sun Kil Moon’s Upcoming Album

Ten minutes, 11 hours, a million thoughts... just your average Mark Kozelek song, right? No one knew what direction the man who performs as Sun…
Dan Weiss / May 14, 2015

Van Exel Blasts Off Into Prog-House Grandeur on ‘The Statik Eclipse’

Van Exel, otherwise known as producer and remixer T.H. White, has returned from a three-year musical hiatus with new song "The Statik Eclipse." Full of…
Andrew Unterberger / May 14, 2015

Premiere: Sweet Spirit (and Britt Daniel) Cover Spoon’s ‘Paper Tiger’

Britt Daniel puts his money where his mouth is, literally: the Spoon frontman reps fellow Austinites Sweet Spirit so hard he's lent his voice to…
Harley Brown / May 14, 2015

KEN Mode Bring the Hooks and the Hardcore on ‘Management Control’

With 2013's excellent Entrench, Canadian post-hardcore act KEN Mode offered all manner of noisy punk characterizations, occasionally letting the songs delve into a more hook-centered…
Jonathan Dick / May 14, 2015

Ride High With Valkyrie’s New LP ‘Shadows’

Harkening back to both the sludgy beginnings of Black Sabbath and the double-tracked guitar days of Thin Lizzy and Iron Maiden, Virginia classic metal enthusiasts…
Andrew Unterberger / May 13, 2015

Glockabelle’s New ‘Wolf BBQ’ EP Is Anarchic Enchantment

Proclaiming her style "glockrock," the Francophone free-form bandleader Annabelle Cazes A.K.A. Glockabelle has crafted an intricate and beautifully composed pandemonium for her new EP Wolf…
Margaret Farrell / May 13, 2015

Malportado Kids Rail Against the Patriarchy on ‘Basta Huedo’

You can always count on Providence's Victoria Ruiz to shout something politically salient, and the punk-rock heroine does so with her usual ire in Malportado…
Rachel Brodsky / May 13, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Girlpool, Nicolas Jaar, Bang Gang, and More

Welcome to SPIN‘s Singles Mix! SPIN staffers have rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. Collecting the finest from Norwegian ice-pop singers,…
SPIN Staff / May 12, 2015

Diamond Youth Delight in Hard-Edged Power-Pop on New LP ‘Nothing Matters’

Diamond Youth’s fourth release (but first official LP) Nothing Matters is full of muttering guitars and the boiling clamor of brittle distortion. Although the members…
Margaret Farrell / May 12, 2015

Du Blonde Pushes Dirt Under Her Nails on ‘Welcome Back to Milk’

Du Blonde, a Newcastle-based singer-songwriter formerly known as Beth Jeans Houghton, doesn't sound like you remember. Just last year, her 2009 track, the plucky "I Will…
Rachel Brodsky / May 12, 2015

Cheerleader Smile Through the Haze on ‘Sunshine of Your Youth’

Cheerleader, a Philly haze-pop outfit whose music sounds every bit as peppy as their name, are ingeniously releasing their debut album, The Sunshine of Your Youth, just…
Caitlin Gallagher / May 11, 2015
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