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WATCH: Poly Styrene’s Michael Jackson Tribute

The third solo album by British punk icon Poly Styrene, Generation Indigo, dropped just one month before her death this past April. One of its…
Allie Lee / July 22, 2011

Poly Styrene, ‘Generation Indigo’ (Future Noise)

As Day-Glo frontwoman of London's X-Ray Spex, Poly Styrene penned punk's ultimate consumer-culture critique, Germ Free Adolescents. Thirty-three years later, teaming with producer Youth (the…
Barry Walters / April 26, 2011

Punk Icon Poly Styrene Dead at 53

Poly Styrene — the frontwoman for the pioneering British punk group X-Ray Spex — died on April 25 after battling breast cancer. The singer, who…
Kevin O'Donnell / April 26, 2011

New Albums from Steve Earle, An Horse + 11 More

Here's our take on the best and worst albums available online and in record stores Tuesday, April 26:…
SPIN Staff / April 25, 2011