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  1. Here’s Everything We Know About Phoenix’s New Album Ti Amo

    05.24 / 19:34 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    French guitar-pop masters Phoenix will soon release Ti Amo, their first new album since 2013's Bankrupt!. Ahead of its release, here's everything we know about the new record. It's been in the making since 2014 The Frenchmen actually started working on Ti Amo soon after dropping Bankrupt!. They bunkered down in a former Paris operahouse to work on theR…
  2. Ariana Grande Cancels European Concerts Through June 5

    05.24 / 19:34 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Ariana Grande has suspended her European tour through June 5, according to her management. Twenty-two people were killed by a suicide bomber outside Grande's concert in Manchester, England on Monday night. "Due to the tragic events in Manchester the Dangerous Woman tour with Ariana Grande has been suspended until we can further assess the s…
  3. Watch the New Full Trailer for Game of Thrones Season 7

    05.24 / 17:35 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    HBO has released the first full trailer featuring significant new footage from Season 7 of Game of Thrones, which premieres on July 16. As the battle for the Iron Throne rages on, more and more of the smarter, powerful people in the Seven Kingdoms are becoming worried about one issue in particular: as Davos says, …
  4. Tool’s Return Is Something to Get Excited About

    05.24 / 16:36 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Taking LSD and listening to Tool’s full-length debut Undertow is a bad idea. I’ve never done acid myself, but my inner voice has always held firm: "Don’t ever do that—and if you did ever do that, just be sure you’re not listening to that album when you do." Released&…
  5. Chuck Berry – “Lady B. Goode”

    05.24 / 16:36 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    CHUCK, Chuck Berry's posthumous album and first studio release in nearly 40 years, is out on June 9. After sharing a video for "Big Boys" and audio of "Wonderful Woman"--two other quintessentially Berry-esque tracks--Berry's team has released a direct followup to his biggest hit. "Lady B. Goode," from the perspective of a rock star's wife …
  6. EMA – “Breathalyzer”

    05.24 / 16:36 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    The next song from EMA's upcoming album Exile in the Outer Ring is "Breathalyzer," a six-minute horror story possessed by ominous witch house synths. The video, directed by Alicia Gordon, follows two characters on a nighttime journey to obtain a mind-altering fluorescent substance consumed under the fingernails. According to EMA, the video resembles the scene evoked by the song alone: The story in "Breathalyzer" is about kids getting fucked up in the……
  7. Gucci Mane Will Drop New Project DropTopWop on the One-Year Anniversary of His Prison Release

    05.24 / 15:38 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    May 26 will be the one-year anniversary of Gucci Mane's release from prison after serving time for firearm possession. It will also be the release of his new project DropTopWop, which he announced back in January. Gucci Mane revealed the release date and the track list on an Instagram post. DropTopWop will be his first project since December's The Return of…
  8. Caribou Releases New Daphni Track “Face to Face”

    05.24 / 15:38 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    For the last five or six years, alongside the dance-indebted kraut and psych-pop he makes under his main alias Caribou, Dan Snaith has released a string of straight-up club anthems as Daphni. In 2012, he collected Daphni tracks he'd conceived as DJ tools and standalone singles into a surprisingly coherent album called Jiaolong. Today, he announces t…
  9. Shabazz Palaces – “Since C.A.Y.A.” ft. Thundercat

    05.24 / 14:37 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    On July 14th, star-stepping duo Shabazz Palaces will be releasing two albums, Quazarz: Born on a Gangster Star and Quazarz vs. The Jealous Machines. Their latest single "Since C.A.Y.A." is a cut off the former, and features their space travel partner Thundercat on bass. Shabazz Palaces also released an accompanying statement, which you can catch along with the new song below…
  10. Watch Broken Social Scene and Johnny Marr Perform “Anthems For a Seventeen-Year-Old Girl” in Manchester

    05.24 / 14:37 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Broken Social Scene headlined Albert Hall in Manchester last night, after the venue's promoters announced that concerts would be proceeding as normal following Monday's attacks. Prior to the show, BSS posted on Facebook that they would be "playing for the hearts of Manchester." At the show, Manchester's own rock icon Johnny Marr came out to perform the band's You Forgot It…
  11. Video: Jlin – “Carbon 7″

    05.24 / 14:37 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    For the full effect of Jlin's dense and uncompromising second album Black Origami, you have to immerse yourself in it, from beginning to end. But the final stretch of songs, beginning with "Carbon 7," almost function as their own suite within the larger work, releasing some of the tension that the producer and composer masterfully builds o…
  12. The 1975’s Matt Healy on Manchester Attack: “These Are Things That Keep Happening and I’m Fucking Piss

    05.24 / 14:37 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    On Monday night, 22 people were killed in a suicide bombing outside an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. Manchester natives the 1975 were performing at the Fillmore Detroit, where frontman Matt Healy took a few minutes out of the set to express his frustration with violence, nationalism, and racism. "I’m fucking pissed of…
  13. Video: Meek Mill – “Glow Up”

    05.24 / 14:37 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Meek Mill has released the video for his latest track "Glow Up," which dropped on Monday. The flick is another look at the Philly rapper's luxurious life, just as he's celebrated his 30th birthday. Watch the "Glow Up" below. …
  14. Morrissey Says Something Predictably Dumb About the Manchester Bombing

    05.23 / 21:01 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Morrissey has joined the ranks of the many prominent British musicians who have issued statements about last night's bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, for which ISIS has claimed responsibility and a suspect has been arrested. However, rather than simply extending sympathies to the families of the concert attendees who died and were …
  15. Meet Me in the Bathroom Is the First Great History of New York’s 21st Century Rock Scene

    05.23 / 21:01 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    In the future, some emotionless musicologist may look back at the Strokes and wonder why they were such a big deal. Why all the fuss about one canonical album, a very good sophomore record, and a handful of loosies culled from the disappointing follow-ups? The distanced reading would deny the Strokes their extramusical power—the l…
  16. Did Migos Really Refuse to Perform With Drag Queens On SNL?

    05.23 / 20:04 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    You may have read any number of headlines this morning stating that America's most beloved rap group, Migos, refused to perform alongside drag queens on Saturday Night Live last weekend, where they appeared with Katy Perry to do her single "Bon Appétit." The claim was eminently plausible given that the Migos were recently embroiled in a controversy stemming from…
  17. The Beach Boys Announce New Collection of Smiley Smile and Wild Honey Era Rarities

    05.23 / 18:58 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    The Beach Boys have announced a new two-disc set of rarities and unreleased material, Sunshine Tomorrow. The set covers the music they made after finishing Pet Sounds and abandoning work on the Smile album, during the sessions for fan-favorite studio albums Smiley Smile and Wild Honey, both of which were released in 1967. Included in the 65-track compilation is the&…
  18. Police Identify Manchester Bomber as 22-Year-Old Salman Abedi

    05.23 / 18:00 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Greater Manchester Police's Chief Constable Ian Hopkins has identified the person suspected of blowing himself up last night outside an Ariana Grande concert as 22-year-old Salman Abedi. CBS News reports that Abedi was known to British authorities before the attack. https://twitter.com/CBSNews/status/867055125780738049 Abedi was born in Manchester in 1994 to Libyan…
  19. Hear Death Grips’ New 22-Minute Track, “Steroids (Crouching Tiger Hidden Gabber Megamix)”

    05.23 / 16:06 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    It's been almost exactly a year since Death Grips released Bottomless Pit, their last full-length set of noise-rap nihilism. Last night on Facebook, they announced that an as-yet-untitled new album is in the works, and shared "Steroids (Crouching Tiger Hidden Gabber Megamix)," a 22-minute piece of music they described as a "new track/mix." "Steroids (…
  20. Watch Aimee Mann Perform “Goose Snow Cone” on A Prairie Home Companion

    05.23 / 16:06 www.spin.com Spin.com -Music
    Aimee Mann performed "Goose Snow Cone," a song from her excellent new album Mental Illness, on the latest episode of A Prairie Home Companion.  She was backed by frequent collaborator Jonathan Coulton. The live arrangement of the song is delicate and sparse, with Mann's haunting vocals floating above the Americana instrumentation. Watch the performance below. …