Try to Guess the Name of Billie Joe and Tim Armstrong’s New Punk Supergroup

  Armstrongs Tim and Billie Joe, '90s punk icons both, have a new band together. They're called The Armstrongs, of course.
Andy Cush / July 14, 2017

Stream Rancid’s Trouble Maker

Trouble Maker, the new album from California punks Rancid, is now streaming. Announced earlier this May, the 19-track release features singles "Ghost of a Chance"
Rob Arcand / June 9, 2017

Rancid – “Telegraph Avenue”

Rancid's ninth album Trouble Maker is due out on June 9, and the group has just shared a video of them performing the second single…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 16, 2017

Rancid Announce New Album Trouble Maker, Release Video for Single “Ghost of a Chance”

Rancid will release Trouble Maker, their first album since 2014’s Honor Is All We Know, on June 9. The California punk group have also shared…
Taylor Berman / May 2, 2017

Green Day Share “Bang Bang” Video Directed by Rancid’s Tim Armstrong

In their video for "Bang Bang," the members of Green Day play a raucous house party while a gang of crooks wearing Green Day masks…
Andy Cush / September 13, 2016

SPINfighting: What Album Should Ryan Adams Cover Next?

As the roundtable format has grown into an effectively direct way for a publication to think out loud for its readers’ perusal, we present SPINfighting,…
SPIN Staff / September 25, 2015

Stream Our Playlist of the 95 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1995

It's shocking that it's somehow been twenty years since 1995, but here we are, and SPIN decided to mark the passage of time and…
James Grebey / August 6, 2015

Hear Rancid’s Salty New Single, ‘Fuck You’

Though Rancid just celebrated 20 years together, the lovably louche No Cal punks are still preoccupied with teenage rebellion. On the four-piece's new single, "Fuck…
Kyle McGovern / November 16, 2012

Skanking in the Name: Rage Against the Machine and Rancid Plan 20th Anniversary Box Sets

Nothing says, "Fuck the Man!" like assembling a massive box set just in time for the holidays. In a strange bit of synchronicity, Nor Cal…
Chris Martins / October 10, 2012

DOWNLOAD: Vampire Weekend Cover Rancid!

Leave it to Vampire Weekend to transform a fierce ska-punk classic into the soundtrack for a dance party aboard a mega-yacht in St. Barts. Grab…
William Goodman / February 8, 2010

New Albums from Elvis Costello, Iggy Pop, and 5 More

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / June 2, 2009

Rancid Announce First Album in 6 Years

Bay Area punk squad Rancid are back!
William Goodman / March 30, 2009

Rancid Wreak Havoc in NYC

East bay punk pioneers Rancid charged through their penultimate gig in a five-night stand at New York City's Irving Plaza Saturday, August 16 with a…
Matt Kiser / August 18, 2008