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Wilco Celebrate Their ‘Star Wars’ Anniversary With a New Song, ‘Locator’

Last year at this time, Wilco surprise-dropped an excellent album called Star Wars. Since we're coming up on the record's one-year anniversary (it came out…
Rachel Brodsky / July 14, 2016

SPIN Is Seeking NYC Editorial Interns for Fall 2016

SPIN is seeking editorial interns for our 2016 fall program. Ideally, we’re looking for candidates who are excellent writers and have a serious interest in…
SPIN Staff / July 14, 2016

Grimes Says Harley Quinn Inspired Vocals on ‘Kill v. Maim’

Grimes is the latest guest on Hrishikesh Hirway's Song Exploder podcast, discussing the fierce, noisy "Kill v. Maim" from last year's Art Angels. "I wanted to prove I…
Anna Gaca / July 14, 2016

Betty Who Hosts a Cuddle Party in ‘I Love You Always Forever’ Video

Last month, SPIN spoke to Betty Who about covering Donna Lewis' 1996 hit single, "I Love You Always Forever." Now, the Australian pop singer has…
Rachel Brodsky / July 14, 2016

Get the ‘Memo’ in Young Thug’s New Video

There's a newspaper devoted entirely to Young Thug. It's called the Slime Times, and it exists solely in the new video for Slime Season 3 track "Memo." True…
Anna Gaca / July 14, 2016

ABRA Dances Through the Pain in ‘CRYBABY’ Video

Pop'n'B upstart ABRA drops her PRINCESS EP tomorrow, July 15, on True Panther/Awful Records, but prior to that, she's shared a mighty appealing video for the…
Rachel Brodsky / July 14, 2016

Ariana Grande and Jimmy Fallon Swap Faces in ‘Into You’ Snapchat Video

Snapchat allows for all sorts of fun filters — face-toast, dog ears, cat ears, rainbow tongues — you know, if you're into that sort of…
Rachel Brodsky / July 14, 2016

M.I.A. Settles on an Album Title, Finally Confirms Release Date

Update: Before its official release on Friday, M.I.A. decided to premiere "Go Off," her collaboration with Skrillex and Blaqstarr, on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1 show.
Rachel Brodsky / July 14, 2016

Chance the Rapper’s Newest Song Remembers Muhammad Ali at the ESPY Awards

Chance the Rapper paid tribute to the late Muhammad Ali with an original song to close out last night's ESPY Awards. The champion boxer known as the Greatest…
Anna Gaca / July 14, 2016

Listen to Faith No More’s Mike Patton Chat With Savages’ Jehnny Beth

Savages' Jehnny Beth welcomed Faith No More frontman Mike Patton on her Beats 1 show "Start Making Sense" last night. The two talked about how…
Rachel Brodsky / July 14, 2016

Justice Are Back With ‘Safe and Sound,’ Their First Single in Five Years

It's been five years since Justice hit a sophomore slump with Audio, Video, Disco. The French duo has finally broken their silence with the grand "Safe…
Brian Josephs / July 13, 2016

Beach Slang Debut New Song ‘Punks in a Disco Bar’

A night after covering all of the Replacements' Pleased to Meet Me live in Brooklyn, Philadelphia anthem-rockers Beach Slang are back with their first new…
Andrew Unterberger / July 13, 2016

YG Is ‘Still Brazy’ in His Latest Video

YG's Essential new LP, Still Brazy, has been lauded as the type of album that makes you throw up a black-power fist with one hand and handle…
Brian Josephs / July 13, 2016

Yes, Taylor Swift Ghostwrote on Calvin Harris and Rihanna’s ‘This Is What You Came For’

Taylor Swift has everything, and that includes the publishing rights to "This Is What You Came For." Yeah, that's Calvin Harris and Rihanna's hit, but…
Brian Josephs / July 13, 2016

Kurt Vile Recorded a Country-Folk Rendition of the ‘Squidbillies’ Theme Song

Kurt Vile took his turn covering the Squidbillies theme song today, one week after Father John Misty shared his own cover in the premiere episode of…
Rachel Brodsky / July 13, 2016

The Julie Ruin Declare ‘I Decide’ to ‘Seth Meyers’

Kathleen Hanna's the Julie Ruin have been enjoying a swarm of positive publicity this month around the release of their new album, Hit Reset. Last night, they…
Rachel Brodsky / July 13, 2016

Jennifer Lopez and Lin-Manuel Miranda Take ‘Love Make the World Go Round’ to ‘Fallon’

Last night, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jennifer Lopez took their Orlando benefit anthem, "Love Make the World Go Round," to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
Brian Josephs / July 13, 2016

Preoccupations (Formerly Viet Cong) Feel ‘Degraded’ on Latest Single

With their controversial original band name behind them, Preoccupations (formerly Viet Cong) are endeavoring to move forward with new music. Their latest is "Degraded," a super-dark slice of post-punk…
Anna Gaca / July 13, 2016

Hinds Give a Nutty Visualization of Romance in ‘Warts’ Video

Spanish lo-fi quartet Hinds have released their video for "Warts," and it's a bit of a trip. The bandmembers don kimonos as they traverse Barcelona’s Walden7 building, a puzzle-like…
Brian Josephs / July 13, 2016

In Case You Missed It, Gucci Mane and Young Thug Want to Remind You ‘Guwop Home’

Update: The "Guwop Home" video has arrived. Watch it below. Gucci Mane is a free man, and his appointment calendar is booked.
Anna Gaca / July 13, 2016
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