The 101 Best Songs of 2016

When the history books are written, music will probably not be the first thing anyone remembers about 2016. Nevertheless, the music was excellent—memorable and meaningful enough…
SPIN Staff / December 13, 2016

G.L.O.S.S. Are Breaking Up

Olympia, Washington trans-feminist punk band G.L.O.S.S. (Girls Living Outside Society's Shit) are breaking up, they announced in a statement to Maximum Rock'n'Roll today. "We all…
Anna Gaca / September 25, 2016

Review: Dyke Drama Shed Tears and Shred Ears on ‘Up Against the Bricks’

8SPIN Rating: 8 of 10Release Date: June 24, 2016Label: SalinasThe stripped-down side project is a time-honored punk tradition, an outlet for musicians to elucidate their…
Annie Zaleski / July 14, 2016

Stream Dyke Drama’s New Album, ‘Up Against the Bricks’

G.L.O.S.S. may have just released Trans Day of Revenge (SPIN's Album of the Week), but frontwoman Sadie Switchblade has a little bit more to share.
Rachel Brodsky / June 24, 2016

Review: G.L.O.S.S.’ ‘Trans Day of Revenge’ Is a Dish Best Served Fast

8SPIN Rating: 8 of 10Release Date: June 13, 2016Label: self-releasedIn 2015, at least 23 transgender people were murdered in America. Beyond the struggle for basic…
David Sackllah / June 20, 2016

Review: Sadie Switchblade Is Rock’s Most Beautiful Loser on Dyke Drama’s ‘Tender Resignation’ EP

8SPIN Rating: 8 of 10Release Date: November 16, 2015Label: Salinas RecordsSadie Switchblade, frontwoman of hardcore punks G.L.O.S.S., recently became mainstream-famous for an unfortunate reason, as…
Andrew Unterberger / November 16, 2015