julie byrne

50 Best Albums of 2017

Tuning into the media often felt nightmarish this year, whether you got your news from the morning paper or the sleepless churn of Facebook and…
SPIN Staff / December 18, 2017

16 Artists on the Music They’ve Used to Get Through the Trump Era

What do we listen to when all the news is bad? Music is motivating, but over the past year, in a hailstorm of political outrage we couldn't have…
SPIN Staff / July 27, 2017

The 50 Best Albums of 2017 So Far

It's safe to say none of us will be nostalgic for the first six months of 2017. Rarely has the national and global situation felt…
SPIN Staff / June 5, 2017

Watch Julie Byrne Sing “No Woman” With Whitney’s Julien Ehrlich

Julie Byrne is on tour opening for Whitney right now, and the pair performed at the Glass House in Pomona on Saturday. In addition to…
Pranav Trewn, Stereogum / April 25, 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

Twin Peaks Is Throwing a SXSW Event Featuring Kyle MacLachlan, Neko Case, Real Estate, More

Though continued delays have surrounded the new Twin Peaks reboot, the series isn't without news. According to Showtime, the franchise will come to this year's SXSW for a two-day…
Rob Arcand / February 23, 2017

Review: Julie Byrne’s Not Even Happiness Is a Truly Beautiful Travel Album

Sometimes, simply pairing the right voice with the right reverb can create a song’s power. There have been endless notable examples since the effect came…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 7, 2017