Most Anticipated Albums

50 Albums You Gotta Hear in 2013

Fortunately the Mayans were wrong! Here are 50 of our most anticipated albums of the new year.
SPIN Staff / January 15, 2013

SPIN’s 25 Fall 2012 Albums You Gotta Hear

The days are shorter and the nights colder, but wait, the music biz is ready with a barrage of event albums to revive your spirits!
Ken Bachor / September 18, 2012

SPIN’s 25 Summer Albums You Gotta Hear

Got no class, got no principles: new releases from Azealia Banks and Frank Ocean to Ariel Pink and JEFF the Brotherhood.
SPIN Staff / June 22, 2012

SPIN’s 25 Spring Albums That You Gotta Hear

From Jack White in April to Killer Mike in May and Metric in June, SPIN knows where your paycheck will be going for the next…
SPIN Staff / April 9, 2012

SPIN’s 25 Winter Albums That You Gotta Hear

Now that those New Year's hangovers (and subsequent existential chills and sniffles) are starting to heal, it's time to turn 2012 from a potential Mayan…
SPIN Staff / January 12, 2012

SPIN’s 24 Summer Albums That Matter Most

For music fans summer means booze-spiked ice tea, lively outdoor festivals, and hot new albums. To help you find the latter, we present our preview…
Ken Bachor / June 6, 2011

SPIN’s 23 Spring Albums That Matter Most

It's time to shake off the doldrums of winter -- and what better way than by looking ahead to all the exciting music that's on…
Ken Bachor / March 29, 2011

SPIN’S 30 Must-Hear Albums of 2011

Already, 2011 is shaping up to be another big year in music. To see what's in store, check out the latest on upcoming albums from…
William Goodman / February 23, 2011