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SPIN Daybreaker: 24 Songs That Are Larger Than Life

We’re finally in April and it’s only fitting we bring forth a mega-mix to set the momentum for the 28 days ahead. Daybreaker has arrived…
Eleni Rodriguez / April 2, 2021

Angel Olsen, Mitski, Toro Y Moi, How to Dress Well, More Contribute to Anti-Trump Song Project Our First 100 Days

Much is made of a new president's first 100 days in office, when an incoming commander in chief—usually riding a wave of public support—tackles top…
Anna Gaca / January 13, 2017

S. Carey Worships a Summer ‘Supermoon’ On New EP

Natural phenomenons have a way of inspiring creativity, something that's especially true for S. Carey, who recorded his new EP during an August supermoon. Filling…
Rachel Brodsky / February 9, 2015

The 50 Best Albums of 2014 So Far

UPDATE: This is SPIN's mid-year report on 2014. For SPIN's end-of-the-year list, check out The 50 Best Albums of 2014. As 2014 approaches its midpoint,…
SPIN Staff / June 2, 2014

Hear Doe Paoro’s Swirling R&Bruiser ‘Nobody’

Doe Paoro may be based in Brooklyn, but the R&B-inclined singer-songwriter decamped to Wisconsin's April Base Studios to record her latest effort, the soon-to-be-released Ink…
John Surico / April 17, 2014

Bon Iver’s S. Carey Forges His Own Path on ‘Range of Light’

8SPIN Rating: 8 of 10Release Date: April 01, 2014Label: JagjaguwarWhen Sean Carey, percussionist and backing vocalist for Bon Iver, ventures out on his own under…
Kyle McGovern / April 2, 2014

10 Albums to Stream: Cloud Nothings, Mac DeMarco, Johnny Cash, and More

Cloud Nothings, Mac DeMarco, Pure X, Manchester Orchestra, and Johnny Cash all have albums on the way. The best part? They're streaming online right now.
Kyle McGovern / March 27, 2014

S. Carey Redecorates Doug Keith’s ‘Harvest Home’ on Hushed Remix

S. Carey, Bon Iver percussionist and recording artist in his own right, will return on April 1 with his second solo album, Range of Light.
Kyle McGovern / March 3, 2014

S. Carey Paints a Striking ‘Fire-Scene’ in His Lush Video

Speaking with SPIN recently, Sean Carey said that he would often let his mind wander to an imaginary place when writing his second album, the…
Kyle McGovern / February 13, 2014

S. Carey Maps Lush Terrain on His Gorgeous New ‘Range of Light’

Sean Carey takes his time. For the past two years, the Bon Iver drummer and backing vocalist has been assembling Range of Light, his second…
Kyle McGovern / January 14, 2014

S. Carey, ‘Hoyas’ (Jagjaguwar)

7SPIN Rating: 7 of 10Release Date: May 08, 2012Label: JagjaguwarWarm laptop waves expand and collapse, leaving shy horns, AutoTuneful vocals on shore in this Bon…
Melissa Giannini / May 22, 2012

Hear S. Carey’s Gorgeous ‘Two Angles’

"maybe some peeps get why @scareymusic is the fucking best now," tweeted Bon Iver frontman Justin Vernon about a month ago, shortly after 4AD-shot footage…
David Bevan / March 21, 2012

PREMIERE: New Video from Bon Iver’s S. Carey

Sean Carey, who sings and plays multiple instruments in Bon Iver, released his debut solo album as S. Carey this past fall, and nabbed a…
Peter Gaston / January 14, 2011