Glastonbury 2016 Lineup: Adele, Muse, Coldplay, Foals, Beck, PJ Harvey, LCD Soundsystem, More

We already knew Adele would headline this year's Glastonbury Festival, and on Tuesday morning the U.K. event announced the rest of its 2016 lineup. Set…
Harley Brown / March 29, 2016

Killer Mike Discusses Barbershops, Bernie Sanders, and Parent-Teacher Meetings on ‘Colbert’

Would-be Georgia gubernatorial candidate and all-around civic activist Killer Mike made an appearance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night, where he discussed…
Harley Brown / January 6, 2016

Disclosure, Foals, and My Morning Jacket Play ‘Later… With Jools Holland’

Disclosure, Foals, and My Morning Jacket stopped by BBC Two's Later... With Jools Holland for three sets. Disclosure did their Caracal single "Jaded," Foals performed "Mountain…
Rachel Brodsky / September 17, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Sexwitch, Pony Time, Nikki Hill, 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 British psych supergroups,…
SPIN Staff / August 25, 2015

The 40 Best Things We Saw at Outside Lands 2013

Although it boasted performances from Paul McCartney, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Nine Inch Nails, San Francisco's 6th annual Outside Lands still had to deal…
SPIN Staff / August 12, 2013

Outside Lands 2013: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

The sixth annual Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival is taking over San Francisco this weekend, featuring Paul McCartney, Nine Inch Nails, the Red Hot…
SPIN Staff / August 10, 2013

Foals Singer Has a ‘Bad Habit’ of Following Naked Women Through the Desert

Back in March, Foals shared the incredibly intense video for "Late Night," cramming four story lines into a few very NSFW few minutes in order…
Chris Martins / June 17, 2013

Foals Unleash Heavy ‘Inhaler,’ Funky ‘My Number’ for ‘Kimmel’

Foals cheated bloggers out of an easy headline this morning by opting not to play "Late Night," the latest single off the Oxford five-piece's third…
Kyle McGovern / April 10, 2013

Watch Foals Play ‘Late Night’ Late at Night in Paris’ Historic Hotel de Ville

Foals' "Late Night" is among the staggering highlights on the Oxford band's Holy Fire that put all of the album's otherwise excellent songs to shame. The…
Chris Martins / March 28, 2013

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

Hear Hot Chip Offshoot Fainting By Numbers’ Downcast ‘A Stone in the Ground’

Fainting By Numbers, the new collaborative project from Hot Chip main man Alexis Taylor and German techno producer Justus Köhnhke, will drop their 12-inch debut…
Kyle McGovern / February 20, 2013

Inside Foals’ Heavy ‘Holy Fire’: Plus See a Live, CCTV-Shot ‘Late Night’ Clip

"I like 'Late Night' a lot," says Foals frontman Yannis Phillipakis of a personal favorite from his band's latest, Holy Fire. "I feel like it's…
David Bevan / February 19, 2013

Watch Foals’ Trippy ‘My Number’ Video

Foals' "My Number," the second single from the British dance-rock outfit's upcoming Holy Fire LP (one of SPIN's 50 Albums You Gotta Hear in 2013),…
Kyle McGovern / January 23, 2013

Foals, ‘Holy Fire’ (Warner Bros.)

If I told you there was a band that combined the wacky percussive synths of Bananrama with the unhinged distorto-flourishes of Jane's Addiction and the…
Garrett Kamps / January 13, 2013

Here’s Foals’ Dance-Rock Head-Turner ‘My Number’: Don’t Call Them, Maybe?

Forgive us for exceeding our Carly Rae Jepsen pun limit for the year, but the comparison applies too neatly to the lyrical content, at least,…
Marc Hogan / December 14, 2012

‘Glee’s Darren Criss Picks 5 Must-Hear Indie Bands

Darren Criss is an unabashed Justin Bieber fan. He also loves Beethoven, Katy Perry, Disney composer Alan Menken - the list goes on. "There's artistry…
Nicole Frehsée / April 27, 2011

Foals Chat with SPIN at ACL Fest

During this year's Austin City Limits Music Festival in Austin, TX, artists stopped by the American Express® ZYNC ZONE, to chat with SPIN about their…
Luke McCormick / October 15, 2010

Foals, ‘Total Life Forever’ (Sub Pop)

Most British bands get better as they get catchier. Not Foals. This quintet's strong suit is flailing like ten arms on a single synchronized body.
Barry Walters / May 10, 2010

Foals, ‘Total Life Forever’ (Sub Pop)

Most British bands get better as they get catchier. Not Foals. This quintet's strong suit is flailing like ten arms on a single synchronized body.
Barry Walters / May 9, 2010