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Material Issue, ‘International Pop Overthrow: 20th Anniversary Edition’ (Hip-O/UME)

Like Seattle's the Posies, Chicago's Material Issue were a sharp power-pop band overshadowed by grunge-era heaviosity. Still, with frontman Jim Ellison's impassioned songs and simpatico…
Andrew Hultkrans / April 6, 2011

New Albums from The Kills, Raveonettes and More!

Here's our take on the best and worst albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / April 5, 2011