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Inside Music’s Epicenter With Ty Dolla $ign

Inside the world of Ty Dolla $ign, the Kanye West and Drake collaborator sitting at the nexus of pop music, whose new album will be unlike…
Jordan Sargent / August 6, 2019

serpentwithfeet – “Receipts” ft. Ty Dolla $ign

serpentwithfeet, born Josiah Wise, has released a new song with a somewhat unexpected but surprisingly complimentary collaborator: Ty Dolla $ign. "Receipts" is in line with serpentwithfeet's previous…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 26, 2019

Steve McQueen Announces Soundtrack of America Performance Series Featuring Moses Sumney, serpentwithfeet, More

Steve McQueen's 5-night concert series Soundtrack of America is coming to the upcoming New York City venue The Shed this April, bringing with it "the…
Rob Arcand / January 24, 2019

The 51 Best Albums of 2018

Across publications, tastemakers, even members of our own staff, there was little consensus about who made the best music of 2018. Reliable superstars were either…
SPIN Staff / December 12, 2018

serpentwithfeet’s Mystic soil Is a Triumph

Serpentwithfeet’s EP blisters was a revelation, in the Biblical sense: soul at its most operatic. "Four Ethers," the lead single from soil, is characteristic,…
Katherine St. Asaph / June 19, 2018

serpentwithfeet – “seedless”

There are many, many great albums coming out later this week, and one of those albums is soil, the full-length debut from serpentwithfeet. The Baltimore-born…
Tom Breihan, Stereogum / June 6, 2018

Red Bull Music Festival NY 2018 Lineup: Robyn, John Maus, Fever Ray, Oneohtrix Point Never, and More

Red Bull Music Festival has announced the full schedule for its sixth year in New York City. Running from May 3 to May 25, the festival…
Monique Melendez / March 7, 2018

serpentwithfeet Announces Debut Album soil, Releases “bless ur heart”

Today, rising R&B artist serpentwithfeet announced his solo debut album, soil, and released the music video for its lead single "bless ur heart." serpentwithfeet made…
Monique Melendez / March 7, 2018

Today, Bandcamp Is Donating Its Profits to the Transgender Law Center. Here’s What You Should Buy.

Today, Bandcamp is donating their share of each purchase made on the music site to the Transgender Law Center. The announcement follows a series of…
Rob Arcand / August 4, 2017

Basilica Soundscape Announces 2017 Lineup: Jlin, Priests, Zola Jesus, More

Basilica Soundscape, upstate New York's annual festival of the dark and weird in independent music, announced a partial lineup today. As always, the lineup is varied…
Andy Cush / June 5, 2017

Hearing the Holy Ghost in 2016

No matter the election cycle, there comes a moment when the campaign bus pulls up in front of a church in a predominantly African-American neighborhood…
Andy Beta / December 21, 2016

The 101 Best Songs of 2016

When the history books are written, music will probably not be the first thing anyone remembers about 2016. Nevertheless, the music was excellent—memorable and meaningful enough…
SPIN Staff / December 13, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: The Avalanches, Portishead, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from resurfaced Australian dance heads, Southern guitar-slingers, and more.
SPIN Staff / June 24, 2016