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Joan Jett Covers T. Rex’s ‘Jeepster’ on Late Late Show

Joan Jett and her socially distanced Blackhearts rocked her version of the T. Rex gem "Jeepster" on The Late Late Show on Thursday night (Sept. 10). Her…
Katherine Turman / September 11, 2020

T Rex All-Star Tribute Album Produced by Hal Willner Gets Release Date

Famed SNL music producer Hal Willner may no longer be with us. However, before losing his battle with COVID-19, he had been working on a…
SPIN Staff / April 29, 2020

Morrissey Announces New Tour Dates

Morrissey will, in theory, play shows in Southern California, Mexico, and South America beginning on October 31 and culminating in mid-December. For the uninitiated, buying…
Maggie Serota / October 2, 2018

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Miley Cyrus Teams With Billy Idol, Covers Nine Inch Nails, Bikini Kill at Super Bowl Pregame Show

The big game may be a few hours away, but Miley Cyrus' performance at the TikTok Tailgate Super Bowl Pregame Show kicked things off with a…
SPIN Staff / February 7, 2021

Precious Star

Joan Jett’s been up all night. This is the first thing she tells me when I finally speak with her, a moment I’ve…
Liza Lentini / November 6, 2020

Joan Jett Reimagines T. Rex’s ‘Jeepster’ in New Cover

Joan Jett has just released the video for her reinterpretation of the 1971 T. Rex track, "Jeepster." The black and white clip shows…
Emily Tan / July 15, 2020

L7 Enlist Joan Jett for Their Remake of ‘Fake Friends’

When L7 wanted to cover Joan Jett's 1983 song, "Fake Friends," they decided to go directly to the source. Their new version of the songs…
SPIN Staff / April 21, 2020

Duff McKagan, Joan Jett, Iggy Pop and More Remember Punk Rock Stylist Jimmy Webb

An outpouring of support from rockers like Duff McKagan, Joan Jett, Sebastian Bach and the members of Blondie flooded Twitter upon the news of Jimmy…
Daniel Kohn / April 14, 2020

Joan Jett: Our 1987 Cover Story

Revisit our May 1987 cover story on Joan Jett.
Daisann McLane / October 12, 2019

L7’s Donita Sparks Wants the Entertainment Industry to “Fucking Throw Us a Bone”

L7 co-founder Donita Sparks is the first person to admit that she turns into a giant ham the minute she steps on stage. Of course,…
Maggie Serota / August 21, 2019

Watch Bikini Kill Perform “Rebel Girl” With Joan Jett in NYC

Bikini Kill performed their third of four reunion NYC shows in Brooklyn last night (their final one is tonight). At the concert, the band brought out…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 5, 2019

L7 Announce New Album, Release “Burn Baby”

Grunge-era icons L7 have announced their first studio album in 20 years. The new album, titled Scatter the Rats, is due out on May 3 on Joan…
Maggie Serota / February 28, 2019

Watch the Trailer for Upcoming Joan Jett Documentary Bad Reputation

After premiering at Sundance earlier this year, the Joan Jett documentary Bad Reputation will finally hit theaters, on-demand, iTunes, and Amazon on September 28.
Maggie Serota / July 24, 2018

Joan Jett, Cherie Currie Issue Statements Following Jackie Fuchs’ Rape Allegations

Update: Jackie Fuchs has posted a long statement to her Facebook page thanking her supporters, writing that their response took her completely by "surprise." Read it below.
Harley Brown / July 12, 2015

New BFFs Miley Cyrus and Joan Jett Perform Together in a Backyard

Proving that rock can transcend a couple-decades age difference, Miley Cyrus and the legendary Joan Jett had a terrific performance together last month at the Rock and…
James Grebey / May 5, 2015
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