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Video: Chastity Belt – “Stuck”

Chastity Belt have followed up this summer's I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone with a mellow new video for "Stuck." Drummer Gretchen Grimm wrote this…
Anna Gaca / September 13, 2017

Review: Chastity Belt Enter Adulthood on the Invigorating I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone

Chastity Belt are known for songs like "IDC" and "Pussy Weed Beer"; through two records of youthful, girlcore angst, they've proved nowhere near as wholesome or…
Geena Kloeppel / June 2, 2017

Video: Chastity Belt – “I Used To Spend”

Washington angst-rock band Chastity Belt has a sweet new album out tomorrow called I Used To Spend So Much Time Alone. Today, they released a new…
Geena Kloeppel / June 1, 2017

New Music: Chastity Belt – “Caught in a Lie”

Walls Walla, Washington quartet Chastity Belt recently announced their third album, I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone, with a new song called "Different Now." Today, they've shared a…
Anna Gaca / April 4, 2017

SXSW 2017 Gallery: SPIN Portraits with Danny Brown, Kelela, Mastodon, Lil Yachty, and More

For five days and nights at SXSW 2017, SPIN, VIBE and Stereogum hosted the Mazda Studio at Empire, featuring dozens of stand-out performances from established…
SPIN Staff / March 20, 2017

SXSW 2017: Mastodon, Kelela, and More from SPIN’s Closing Day at Mazda Studio at Empire

It was the perfect storm of party convergence. SXSW, spring break and St. Patrick’s Day all collided on the final Friday of Austin’s annual music…
Scott T. Sterling / March 18, 2017

Chastity Belt Aren’t Afraid to Get Sentimental on Their Next Album

Chastity Belt's first show was "a total joke" — at least that's how Julia Shapiro, lead singer and guitarist for the Seattle four-piece, tells it.
Kyle McGovern / August 23, 2016

Courtney Barnett Is 2015’s Songwriter of the Year

The first time A&R manager Jaimie Hodgson heard Courtney Barnett's single "Avant Gardener" in 2013, he had to play it again. "My girlfriend got so,…
Rachel Brodsky / December 15, 2015

The 50 Best Albums of 2015

If you're reading this, it's late 2015. To complement our list of the year's 101 Best Songs, we've collected the 50 Best Albums from the…
SPIN Staff / December 1, 2015

Review: Childbirth Gleefully Skewer Men’s Wrongs on ‘Women’s Rights’

"Feminists don’t have a sense of humor," smirked pianist-polymath and lifelong activist Nellie McKay on her 2009 song "Mother of Pearl," a line that her…
Dan Weiss / September 28, 2015

Review: Chastity Belt Turn Goth Into Wry Feminism on ‘Time to Go Home’

Gather your crystals, because the sophomore album by Seattle post-punk quartet Chastity Belt fluoresces like a neon sign for a $10 palm read. Recorded in…
Bryn Lovitt / March 24, 2015

Chastity Belt Have a Blast Before It’s ‘Time To Go Home’ in New Video

If their new video for "Time To Go Home" is anything to go by, Chastity Belt know how to party. The video follows the band…
James Grebey / February 4, 2015