The 30 Best Songs of 2021 (So Far)

Best Album lists tend to earn all the internet hype — it always feels like a somewhat serious, academic endeavor, adding to the pantheon of…
SPIN Staff / June 3, 2021

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Violent Femmes, Chairlift, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff's favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from post-rock standbys, reunited geek-pop heroes, techno troubadours, and more.
SPIN Staff / January 15, 2016

Lushlife, ‘Plateau Vision’ (Western Vinyl)

8SPIN Rating: 8 of 10Release Date: April 17, 2012Label: Western VinylPhilly artist drops more names than the Game and cold-crushes golden-age rap into melancholy chillwave.
Mosi Reeves / April 23, 2012

First Spin: Lushlife Tackles ‘Adult Goth’ With Das Racist’s Heems

This week, prolific Philadelphia rapper Lushlife, otherwise known as Raj Haldar, is sharing his excellent No More Golden Days mixtape. It's a release steeped in…
David Bevan / October 24, 2011