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Black Keys Regret ‘Unpleasant’ Steve Miller Induction at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Although Steve Miller caught some attaboys for his ass-kicking, name-taking induction speech at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremonies in New York last…
Andrew Unterberger / April 13, 2016

Zara Larsson Gives Memorable Performance of ‘Never Forget You’ on ‘Tonight Show’

SPIN's been a fan of 18-year-old Swedish pop phenomenon Zara Larsson for a while now, but it's only recently that her bold collaboration with MNEK, "Never Forget…
James Grebey / April 13, 2016

Watch Bleached, Baio, and Beach Slang Live from SPIN at Stubb’s

While CHVRCHES and Deftones topped the bill on the main stage at SPIN's 14th annual South by Southwest day party at Stubb's, an impressive array…
SPIN Staff / April 13, 2016

Mitski’s New ‘Your Best American Girl’ Video Features Quite the Lana Del Rey Lookalike

Mitski has a new video for "Your Best American Girl," the self-doubting first single from forthcoming album Puberty 2. It's a story about a love triangle, one corner of…
Anna Gaca / April 13, 2016

Kendrick Lamar Releases the Full Credits for ‘untitled unmastered.’

One of the strange developments of surprise albums is that, like most movies, the credits come at the end. So Kendrick Lamar's delightfully out-of-nowhere new…
Dan Weiss / April 13, 2016

St. Vincent Will Direct a Segment of Upcoming Horror Anthology Film ‘XX’

Annie Clark, a.k.a. St. Vincent, has announced that she will make her directorial debut on Magnet Releasing’s forthcoming all-female-helmed horror anthology film XX, where each…
Rachel Brodsky / April 12, 2016

Hear A$AP Ferg’s Missy Elliott Collaboration, ‘Strive’

Update: The full version of A$AP Ferg and Missy Elliott's "Strive" is out now. Listen at Stereogum. A$AP Ferg has shared a teaser…
James Grebey / April 12, 2016

Will.i.am Releases Music Video for 2013 Single ‘Smile Mona Lisa,’ Featuring Nicole Scherzinger, in 2016

As part of a new collaboration with the iconic Parisian museum the Louvre, will.i.am (he of Black Eyed Peas and also ruining Britney Spears' most…
Brennan Carley / April 12, 2016

PAWS Have Been ‘Gone So Long,’ Are Back With Producer Mark Hoppus

Melody-minded Glasglow punks PAWS have premiered "Gone So Long," the second single from their upcoming third album, No Grace. The follow-up to 2014's Youth Culture Forever was produced by Mark Hoppus of Blink-182, which could explain why…
Anna Gaca / April 12, 2016

Kesha, Kacey Musgraves, Kurt Vile, and More to Play Bob Dylan Tribute Festival

Legendary folk singer Bob Dylan turns 75 this May, and to mark the occasion there's going to be a two-day tribute festival for the bard.
James Grebey / April 12, 2016

Music Producer and Reality TV Star David Gest Dead at 62

Showbiz mainstay David Gest has died, according to BBC News. The 62-year-old music producer and reality television star was found dead in his room at…
James Grebey / April 12, 2016

Deftones’ Chino Moreno Goes for a Run in ‘Prayers/Triangles’ Video

Deftones released their new album Gore last week, and now the alt-metal troupe have shared a swirling video for their record's first single, "Prayers/Triangles." Shared via Noisey,…
Rachel Brodsky / April 12, 2016

The Story So Far Singer Violently Kicks Selfie-Taking Concertgoer Offstage

Pop-punk shows can get rowdy sometimes, especially if the audience does a lot of crowd-surfing. Sometimes during said crowd-surfing, a fan ends up onstage. But…
Rachel Brodsky / April 12, 2016

New BFFs Ice Cube and Common Perform Together on ‘The Tonight Show’

After a storied beef that lasted years, rappers Ice Cube and Common have buried the hatchet and are co-starring in the film Barbershop: The Next…
Dan Weiss / April 12, 2016

Learn How to Cook Octopus With Action Bronson and Seth Meyers

Update: Action Bronson has shared "Mr. 2 Face," a reggae-infused track featuring Meyhem Lauren and Jah Tiger. It's the first taste of his forthcoming mixtape Blue Chips 7000. Listen…
James Grebey / April 12, 2016

Watch CHVRCHES Perform ‘Clearest Blue’ at SPIN’s SXSW Party at Stubb’s

Last month, SPIN celebrated our 14th annual day party at Stubb's during Austin's South by Southwest music festival, featuring a lineup topped by Glaswegian synth-pop trio CHVRCHES…
SPIN Staff / April 11, 2016

Get ‘Caught Up’ in METZ’s Ferocious New Song

METZ, the post-hardcore group who shred in the face of Canadian stereotypes, have shared a raging new track that sees the Toronto-based outfit partner with garage-punk regular…
James Grebey / April 11, 2016

Car Seat Headrest Share Doubt-Fueled ‘Fill in the Blank’

Car Seat Headrest, fronted by the perennially ill at ease Seattle resident Will Toledo, will release their Matador debut, Teens of Denial, on May 20.
Rachel Brodsky / April 11, 2016

The Julie Ruin Announce Sophomore Album ‘Hit Reset’ With New Track, ‘I Decide’

The Julie Ruin — a.k.a. onetime Bikini Kill and Le Tigre frontwoman Kathleen Hanna, former Bikini Kill bandmate Kathi Wilcox, Kenny Mellman, Carmine Covelli, and Sara Landeau…
Rachel Brodsky / April 11, 2016

DIIV Amble Aimlessly in the Woods for Their ‘Mire (Grant’s Song)’ Video

DIIV's new album Is the Is Are is stuffed with meandering, gauzy melodies and twisty songwriting, and this morning the Brooklyn band has trounced out of…
Brennan Carley / April 11, 2016
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