From the concert stage to the dressing room, from the recording studio to the digital realm, SPIN surveys the modern musical landscape and the culture around it with authoritative reporting, provocative interviews, and a discerning critical ear. With dynamic photography, bold graphic design, and informed irreverence, the pages of SPIN pulsate with the energy of today's most innovative sounds. Whether covering what's new or what's next, SPIN is your monthly VIP pass to all that rocks.aquot;If youa#39;re having problems paying rent, then rap or sing about it, aquot; she says, lifting her soda can in the air as if it were a symbol of resistance. aquot;Or is life really that .... aquot;In the beginning I thought if your song was in a commercial, thata#39;s selling out [a#39; Galanga#39; had been featured in a Honda Civic ad] . But if someone ... COM DECEMBER 2008 61 recording blitz until late in the process, thanks to tougher. r aiIIWI* [fyfianbsp;...