Watch Laura Jane Grace & Cyndi Lauper Play A Punk “The Goonies ‘R’ Good Enough” In NYC

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Cyndi Lauper held her annual Home For The Holidays benefit show at the Beacon Theater in New York City over the weekend, and during her set she brought out Laura Jane Grace to do a punk-ier take on “The Goonies ‘R’ Good Enough.” Watch video from the concert below. More »

74 Artists On Their Favorite Tom Petty Song

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I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors on the last page and it beeped from my backpack on the way out. I was gonna bring it back. I just wanted to take it home to read the … More »

Laura Jane Grace – “The Best Ever Death Metal Band In Denton” (The Mountain Goats Cover)

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Like a whole lot of people who write words for a living (including the guy who wrote the words that you are currently reading), the novelist Joseph Fink, the man behind the Welcome To Night Vale podcast, is a massive fan of the Mountain Goats. As previously reported, Fink has just launched a new … More »

More Than 120 Artists Sign Letter To Obama About Dakota Access Pipeline

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CANNON BALL, ND - NOVEMBER 30:  Snow covers Oceti Sakowin Camp near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on November 30, 2016 outside Cannon Ball, North Dakota. Native Americans and activists from around the country have been gathering at the camp for several months trying to halt the construction of the  Dakota Access Pipeline. The proposed 1,172 mile long pipeline would transport oil from the North Dakota Bakken region through South Dakota, Iowa and into Illinois.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)As water protectors continue to stand their ground at the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota, they’ve been met with excessive, violent force from authorities and militarized police. #noDAPL protests have been ongoing since the summertime, and demonstrators are now facing near-freezing temperatures in addition to increasingly aggressive policing tactics. A class-actionMore »

Watch Against Me! Play “333,” Laura Jane Grace Talk About Playing Squats On Seth Meyers

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Seth Meyers and Laura Jane GraceAgainst Me! have a whole lot going on right now. Back in September, the band released the furious new album Shape Shift With Me. And this week, frontwoman Laura Jane Grace published her memoir Tranny: Confessions Of Punk Rock’s Most Infamous Anarchist Sellout. Last night, they got a chance to showcase both of … More »

Laura Jane Grace Gets Topshop To Pull $700 Against Me! Jacket

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MANCHESTER, TN - JUNE 12:  Against Me! performs on stage during the 2015 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival - Day 2 on June 12, 2015 in Manchester, Tennessee.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)Why do companies keep trying to get away with this type of shit? For some undetermined amount of time, the upscale fashion retailer Topshop has been selling a $700 leather jacket covered in spikes and bearing the logos of actual punk rock bands Against Me! and the Vandals. But Against Me! frontwoman Laura Jane Grace, … More »