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Twelve years ago, Enjambre was on the brink of breaking up before taking off due to another pandemic, 2009’s swine flu pandemic. Fortunately, the band hung in there and have released seven albums that blended the romanticism of Mexican folk music with rock and roll that’s rooted in the U.S. Amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, …

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Author: Lucas Villa
Posted: October 26, 2021, 5:59 pm

The War On Drugs dropped “Change” off their upcoming record I Don’t Live Here Anymore, which is out this Friday, October 29. Mirroring the gritty, raspy vocal pull of Bruce Springsteen, lead singer Adam Granduciel pleads for a grasp of understanding: “I been living on the run, ’cause I can’t find / The thing that holds and …

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Author: Marisa Whitaker
Posted: October 26, 2021, 5:12 pm

Christian Slater and Lizzie Caplan discuss their new animated series, Inside Job on Netflix and wearing only underwear to record it.

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Author: Jolie Lash
Posted: October 26, 2021, 3:32 pm

The Posies are breaking up after three women accused the band’s Ken Stringfellow (who also has performed with R.E.M. and Big Star) of various forms of sexual misconduct. An in-depth story on the accusations against Stringfellow was published on Monday by KUOW, the University of Washington’s public radio station, which detailed disturbing and graphic events …

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Author: Marisa Whitaker
Posted: October 26, 2021, 3:18 pm

Car Seat Headrest is set to take off on a run of North American tour dates, which kicks off in March 2022. “You are formally invited to a venue near you to partake in The Car Seat Headrest Masquerade Tour for a night of music, dancing, and identity loss,” the band said in a statement. …

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Author: Marisa Whitaker
Posted: October 26, 2021, 2:11 pm

Welcome to the latest edition of Difficult Fun! Each month, SPIN will spotlight the best punk on the planet and discuss it here, with the ambition of challenging preconceived notions of what the four-letter word actually means and, ideally, entertaining readers in the process. Purists, piss off! Everyone else, enjoy. Happy Halloween, ya ghouls! Every …

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Author: Maria Sherman
Posted: October 26, 2021, 2:00 pm

Wilco just released a pair of Beatles’ covers, taking on “Don’t Let Me Down” and “Dig a Pony.” The tracks were released as a part of Amazon Music’s month-long Rediscover campaign, this time in celebration of The Beatles’ release of a new version of Let It Be on October 15 via Apple Corps Ltd./Capital/UMe. The …

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Author: Marisa Whitaker
Posted: October 26, 2021, 1:59 pm

It would be easy for a band to ask for a mulligan, if not forgiveness, as they shake off the rust from nearly 18 months away from performing in front of a live audience. But, Bon Iver isn’t your average band. Opening up Los Angeles’ YouTube Theater (which sits adjacent to the massive SoFi Stadium …

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Author: Daniel Kohn
Posted: October 25, 2021, 8:31 pm

Yungblud announced the North American run of his Life On Mars tour. Set to perform 35 stops, Yungblud will kick things off in Athens, Georgia on January 26. He will be joined by Palaye Royale, Upsahl, pouty face, and Charlotte Sands along his scheduled route. The run follows the rocker’s U.K. Life On Mars tour that wraps up …

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Author: Marisa Whitaker
Posted: October 25, 2021, 5:40 pm

Elton John had to pause his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” tour due to the unfolding COVID pandemic in March 2020. His retirement plans may have been thwarted, but John took the opportunity to keep working. The result? An expansive collection of duets called The Lockdown Sessions, featuring artists like Dua Lipa, Stevie Wonder, Brandi Carlile, …

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Author: Marisa Whitaker
Posted: October 25, 2021, 5:26 pm