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FIDLAR Cover ‘Sabotage’ in Memory of Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch

Although the Beastie Boys' catalogue is teeming with gems, one of its most instantly memorable ones is still "Sabotage." Punk band FIDLAR didn't recreate the famously over-the-top Spike…
Brian Josephs / May 5, 2016

AC/DC and Axl Rose Appear Together for the First Time in New Promotional Video

Though certain ticketing retailers are offering fans refunds for upcoming AC/DC shows that feature Guns N' Roses' frontman Axl Rose filling in as lead singer…
Brennan Carley / May 5, 2016

Red Hot Chili Peppers Release Funky New Single ‘Dark Necessities’

Five years after I'm With You, the post-John Frusciante Red Hot Chili Peppers are getting ready to release The Getaway, their 11th studio album. Today, Cinco de Mayo,…
Brian Josephs / May 5, 2016

Modern Baseball Find Love at a Funeral in “Wedding Singer” Video

Philly pop-punks Modern Baseball have shared a video for "Wedding Singer," a brand-new cut from their upcoming record Holy Ghost. The clip stars "Charlie," an anxious dude whose day turns around when a pink-wigged…
Anna Gaca / May 5, 2016

Here’s a Handwritten Letter From Kurt Cobain to Juliana Hatfield

Juliana Hatfield has decided to sell a handwritten letter sent to her from Kurt Cobain, a choice she's written about for the Talkhouse. The note…
Rachel Brodsky / May 5, 2016

French Montana, Kanye West, and Nas ‘Figure It Out’ in an Airplane Graveyard

A lot of French Montana's videos feature collages of excess and branding that barely have a narrative. The main difference with "Figure It Out," off the rapper's…
Brian Josephs / May 5, 2016

Janet Jackson Releases ‘Dammn Baby’ Video Following Pregnancy Reports

People thought the rest of 2016 was going to be Janet Jackson-less after she canceled her tour. Yesterday, reports swirled that the singer might be pregnant with…
Brian Josephs / May 5, 2016

Austin City Limits 2016 Lineup: Kendrick Lamar, LCD Soundsystem, Kacey Musgraves, and More

The annual Austin City Limits music festival — held, where else, in Austin, Texas — has announced the lineup for the event's 2016 iteration. Headliners…
Brennan Carley / May 5, 2016

Gwen Stefani, George Clooney, and Julia Roberts Descend on James Corden’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’

Megawatt pop star Gwen Stefani and awkward chauffeur James Corden drove through Los Angeles on The Late Late Show's "Carpool Karaoke" segment last night, singing No Doubt's "Don't Speak," and Stefani…
Anna Gaca / May 5, 2016

Watch Grimes Perform an Unforgettable ‘Flesh Without Blood’ on ‘Fallon’

Even the biggest Grimes skeptic's heart had to be warmed last night when Jimmy Fallon introduced the electro-pop polymath as proudly writing and producing all…
Dan Weiss / May 5, 2016

Watch Paul McCartney Tear Up Prince’s ‘Let’s Go Crazy’ in Minneapolis

Playing in Prince's hometown of Minneapolis last night, Paul McCartney offered up an encore cover of "Let's Go Crazy," the jubilant opening track from Purple Rain. Just two weeks after the…
Anna Gaca / May 5, 2016

Drake Will Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ Later This Month

This season of Saturday Night Live will end with appearances from both a rapping drama geek and also a deadpanning Melbourne guitarist: Drake and Courtney Barnett, SPIN's…
Brian Josephs / May 4, 2016

Fetty Wap and PnB Rock’s New Video Will Make You ‘Jealous’

Between Lemonade, Views, and Chance the Rapper's upcoming project, many listeners have likely been too distracted to wonder whether SPIN's 2015 Rookie of the Year Fetty Wap and Philadelphian up-and-comer PnB Rock…
Brian Josephs / May 4, 2016

DJ Shadow Visits Outer Space in New Video for ‘The Mountain Will Fall’

There's still a DJ Shadow album to look forward to after what's been a hectic spring. The Mountain Will Fall is slated for a June 24 release,…
Brian Josephs / May 4, 2016

Here’s Pearl Jam Playing a Song About Donald Trump’s Dick

A ten-second catch-up on America's presidential disaster primary campaign: eerily animate rubber mask Ted Cruz dropped out of the race last night, after losing to blotivating comb-over Donald Trump in…
Anna Gaca / May 4, 2016

Ought Unleash Their Artfully Enthralling ‘Beautiful Blue Sky’ Video

Last fall, post-punk outfit Ought put out Sun Coming Down, a lean, mean record that yielded the single "Beautiful Blue Sky," one of SPIN's 101 Best…
Brennan Carley / May 4, 2016

Mac DeMarco Pays Tribute to Prince By Covering ‘It’s Gonna Be Lonely’

Mac DeMarco teased a cover of Prince's "It's Gonna Be Lonely" on Instagram last week, and now the weird-rock musician has premiered the full clip…
Brennan Carley / May 4, 2016

Tegan and Sara Make an Animated ‘U-Turn’ in Their New Video

Shortly after sharing the video for "Boyfriend," Tegan and Sara have released a new video for Love You to Death single "U-Turn." Directed by Hunx…
Rachel Brodsky / May 4, 2016

Alicia Keys Has Too Much ‘In Common’ on New Song

R&B and pop superstar Alicia Keys is expected to drop her first studio album since 2012's Girl on Fire this summer, and she's just released the LP's lead…
Brian Josephs / May 4, 2016

50 Cent Apologizes for Mocking Autistic Teenage Airport Employee

Rapper 50 Cent has apologized to Andrew Farrell, a 19-year-old airport janitor whom 50 filmed himself insulting this weekend. In the video, 50 Cent fails to elicit a…
Anna Gaca / May 4, 2016
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