Alex Winston

Alex Winston’s ‘The Day I Died’ Video Pays Cheeky Homage to Slasher Flicks

Brood-pop singer and recent 300 signee Alex Winston's just released the music video for her track "The Day  I Died" — cleverly tied to it being…
Brennan Carley / November 13, 2015

Watch Work + Play: Alex Winston

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SPIN Staff / October 1, 2015

Alex Winston’s Radiant Synth-Pop EP ‘The Day I Died’ Is Now Streaming

Back in April, rising pop singer Alex Winston told SPIN about her road back to making music from a crippling vocal cord hemorrhage. At the…
Colin Joyce / June 8, 2015

How Pop Phenom Alex Winston Overcame a Vocal Hemorrhage for Her Second LP

Last January, Brooklyn based vocalist Alex Winston suffered a hemorrhaged capillary in her vocal chords. It happened days before the brood-pop singer's first concert in eight months, the bulk…
Brennan Carley / April 1, 2015

SXSW 2015: The Five Best Things We Saw on Day Five

Well, we made it. Five days in (and lots of muddy shoes later), South By Southwest 2015 has finally drawn to a close. On its fifth…
SPIN Staff / March 22, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Jose Gonzales Explores ‘The Cave,’ Laura Marling Clings to ‘False Hope,’ and More

Welcome to SPIN's Singles Mix! The SPIN staff has rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your mid-week playlists. From Norwegian disco legends to Swedish folkies…
SPIN Staff / January 22, 2015

Hear Alex Winston’s Fire-Breathing ‘101 Vultures’

Chameleonic pop singer Alex Winston adopts the role of a spurned lover on her latest single, the just-unveiled "101 Vultures." Backed by piston-powered synths and…
Kyle McGovern / September 13, 2013

First Spin: Hear Alex Winston’s Seismic ‘King Con’

Lo! Finger-piano! Rippling fields of snare! Flights of banjo and mandolin! Choruses the size of Ponderosas! The hundred sounds of a woman possessed by song!
David Bevan / March 6, 2012