Moodymann

The 50 Best Albums of 2016

There's been no shortage of pessimism about 2016—a year that was plagued with fear, hatred, and confusion. In music, that ugliness was often confronted head-on,…
SPIN Staff / December 12, 2016

The 50 Best Albums of 2016 So Far

Now that we're nearly halfway done with 2016, the time has come for your annual summer-listening list. Expect to find a tender comeback from the…
SPIN Staff / June 1, 2016

Full Moon Festival Lineup: SBTRKT, Santigold, Pusha T, and More

New York City's Full Moon Festival has announced its 2016 lineup, featuring headlining performances by SBTRKT, Santigold, Pusha T, and Allah-Las. The upcoming edition sees the festival…
Anna Gaca / April 28, 2016

SPIN Electronic Report: Moodymann Mixes Up His True Classic, Avalon Emerson Yells ‘Serenity Now!’

The beat-based releases of 2016's first quarter have lent dance fans fresh inspiration (in the form of new LPs, EPs, and mixes) to leave comfortably overheated…
Harley Brown / March 18, 2016

Dance Tracks of the Week: Four Tet Dusts Off a 2-Step Rarity That’s Still Ahead of Its Time

Charlotte OC, "Hangover (Moodymann Remix)" (Stranger Records) Detroit's Moodymann (née Kenny Dixon Jr.) is one of house music's most imitated producers, but a new remix…
Philip Sherburne / January 9, 2014

Detroit Techno Fans, Meet Lana Del Rey

Of all the adjectives used to describe Lana Del Rey, surely "moody" ranks near the top of the list. A quick scan of Google results…
Philip Sherburne / August 1, 2012