Eve Barlow

Eve Barlow

I'm a journalist and I love words

Music, film, matters of cultural import. Sometimes I dabble in serious* investigations. (*pop)

  • 205
    stories
  • 200K
    words
Thisisacting albumcover article
SPIN

Review: Sia, 'This Is Acting' | SPIN

Review: Sia, 'This Is Acting' | SPIN

Anti  album cover.tiff article
SPIN

Rihanna’s ‘ANTI': SPIN’s Impulsive Reviews | SPIN

Rihanna’s ‘ANTI': SPIN’s Impulsive Reviews | SPIN

Adele 25 impulsive reviews article
SPIN

Adele’s ’25′: SPIN’s Impulsive Reviews | SPIN

On Wednesday, Adele's 25 — the long-awaited follow-up to her Grammy-gobbling 21 — leaked online. Today, SPIN staffers and contributors are doing the only responsible thing: rushing to snap judgements and publishing their impulsive reviews. Eve Barlow: Success is being shot for the cover of Rolling Stone in your bathrobe. Success is a record-breaking,...

The 25 best pop albums of 2015 article
SPIN

The 25 Best Pop Albums of 2015 | SPIN

This year was the one where pop's backstage forces stepped out from behind the scenes and took the reins. Ariel Rechtshaid bridged the gap between college radio and Top 40, taking command of Brandon Flowers' sophomore solo record. Madonna swept up SOPHIE and Blood Pop for some of her wildest Rebel Heart cuts. Not everyone...

Justin bieber purpose impulsive review article
SPIN

Justin Bieber’s ‘Purpose': SPIN’s Impulsive Reviews | SPIN

On Wednesday, Justin Bieber's highly anticipated Purpose leaked online. Today, SPIN staffers and contributors are doing the only responsible thing: rushing to snap judgements and publishing their impulsive reviews. Harley Brown: Any Purpose track Skrillex had a hand in sweeps through a spectrum of voice-like yelps and ululations; more contemporary iterations of...