Emily Tan is a freelance writer and photographer based in Jersey City, N.J. She been covering all things women, pop culture, music and tech since 2008. Emily has been published in the Seattle Times, AOL Music, Lemondop, CMJ, Spinner, PopEater. Currently, Emily contributes to a various places in the U.S. and U.K. including The Line of Best Fit, Idolator, Village Voice, Diffuser.fm and TheBoombox.com. contributes to various sites and publications in the U.S. and U.K. including TheBoomBox.com, Diffuser.fm, The Line of Best Fit, The 405 and Village Voice. Emily is usually on the hunt for the perfect cup of coffee, at a gig, or cycling around the city.
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Modest Mouse's new album announcement has been getting tons of buzz, making us very, very excited for the new year.
Courtney Love Admits Her Friendship With Dave Grohl On ‘Kimmel’
After two decades of feuding, it looks like Courtney Love and Dave Grohl have officially become friends.
Brian Wilson, Lorde, Dave Grohl, Chris Martin + More Remake Beach Boys’ ‘God Only Knows’
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Watch Jack White Cover Metallica at Glastonbury
Tons of Glastonbury fans and artists may have had a problem with Metallica's headlining gig at the annual music fest this past weekend, but one of the performers flipped the controversy.
Bono Calls Out Apple for Not Supporting (Red)
If you're going to support a charitable cause, don't be ashamed of it.
Jimmy Eat World Celebrate ‘Futures’ 10th Anniversary With Tour and Reissues
Jimmy Eat World are celebrating a big anniversary in 2014: the 10-year birthday of 'Futures,' their first Top 10 release.
Watch These Kids’ Weezer Cover Turn Into a Total Disaster
We've seen some pretty epic music fails, but this one ranks among the best.
Courtney Love Thinks It’s Time to Make Up With Dave Grohl
Since Kurt Cobain died 20 years ago, Courtney Love and Dave Grohl have been at odds with each other over what to do with Nirvana's archives, which has led to some messy public spats.
Arctic Monkeys Reveal the Secret World of a Super-Fan in New ‘Snap Out of It’ Video
Every band has a group of devoted fans that shows up at almost every concert, waits for the band after gigs and owns just about every piece of merchandise you can buy.