Anna Chan

Managing Editor, SPIN

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Metallica’s Countdown Clock Finally Hit Zero

This story, originally published October 7, was updated on October 10. Metallica baffled fans on Sunday, October 6, when the band tweeted the…
Anna Chan / October 10, 2019

Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic Shades Donald Trump, Tells Him to “Leave Grunge Bands Alone!”

Krist Novoselic isn't done standing up for the United States and the music he loves. The Nirvana bassist shared his distaste for politicians and their policies…
Anna Chan / October 4, 2019

Thom Yorke: Americans Have a Chance to Push Donald Trump “Off the Cliff” With Impeachment

Thom Yorke isn’t one to keep his political opinions quiet, and he shared them once more during his appearance on The Late Show With Stephen…
Anna Chan / October 2, 2019

Green Day Slams Trump With Altered “American Idiot” Lyrics at iHeartRadio

Green Day made their political stance clear once again during a show when the band took the stage on September 20 at the iHeartRadio festival in…
Anna Chan / September 23, 2019

The Killers Remember Ric Ocasek With a Performance of The Cars’ “My Best Friend’s Girl”

Honoring a great. The Killers paid tribute to Ric Ocasek during their show in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, on September 19, by performing The Cars’ hit "My…
Anna Chan / September 20, 2019

Alice in Chains Reflect on Seattle’s Layne Staley Day: He “Deserves It”

The surviving members of Alice in Chains are all for honoring late frontman Layne Staley. In an interview with St. Louis’ 105.7 The Point, Jerry Cantrell and…
Anna Chan / September 19, 2019

Billie Joe Armstrong on New Green Day Album’s Lack of Donald Trump Songs: He “Gives Me Diarrhea”

Green Day may have made political statements in the past, but don’t expect the band’s upcoming new album to feature songs about President Donald Trump.
Anna Chan / September 18, 2019

Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus Remembers Ric Ocasek With “Creepy” Cover of The Cars’ “Just What I Needed”

Many musicians paid tribute to Ric Ocasek, who died at age 75 on September 15, by sharing their memories and tales via social media of…
Anna Chan / September 17, 2019

Cardi B Defends Female Rappers After Jermaine Dupri Compares Them to Strippers

Cardi B is not okurrr with Jermaine Dupri’s opinion of female rappers. During an interview with People published July 11, the record producer said of…
Anna Chan / July 12, 2019