The 101 Best Albums of the 2010s

Why now? Because — and there's no reason to ignore the elephant in the room: SPIN stewardship has changed hands many, many times since we made…
SPIN Staff / June 30, 2020

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Beck, Pusha T, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff's favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from iconic genre-clashers, Bronx-born rappers, and more.
SPIN Staff / June 3, 2016

The 20 Best Metal Albums of 2015

Continuing the domination of last year's hellish hopscotch between anarchy and orthodoxy, fortune — for 2015's best metal acts — has once again favored the bold.
SPIN Staff / December 14, 2015

Review: VHÖL Rip the Flesh From Thrash’s Corpse on ‘Deeper Than Sky’

8SPIN Rating: 8 of 10Release Date: October 23, 2015Label: Profound LoreDoes being a great metal album mean doing things that other metal albums don’t do?
Dan Weiss / October 23, 2015

VHÖL Spiral Into ‘Red Chaos’ on New Single

VHÖL's composite members come from across a whole spectrum of metal's more phlegmatic strains. Drummer Aesop Dekker plays with the experimentalists in Agalloch, frontman Mike Scheidt's…
Colin Joyce / October 9, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Christine and the Queens, Young Galaxy, Hinds, and More

Welcome to SPIN’s Singles Mix! SPIN staffers have rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. Collecting the finest from Madrid indie-pop collectives,…
SPIN Staff / September 9, 2015