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2018 In Review

The Best & Worst Covers Of 2018

I know this year's been kind of exhausting music-wise. It's been exhausting everything-wise, but stopping to think about how music felt just dredged up nothing…
Nate Patrin | December 14, 2018 - 1:11 pm

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The Offspring’s Americana Rode Resentment And Respectability Politics All The Way To The Top

In 2015, the Offspring auctioned off the rights for their Columbia Records catalogue to Round Hill Music, a $35 million deal that included a total…
Pranav Trewn | November 16, 2018 - 11:02 am

The Anniversary

Smash Turns 20

It's 20 years to the day since the Offspring released Smash -- so let's talk about how a California band used a Middle-Eastern guitar lick,…
Brenden Riley | April 8, 2014 - 2:19 pm

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Sounding Board

The Offspring’s Americana Rode Resentment And Respectability Politics All The Way To The Top

In 2015, the Offspring auctioned off the rights for their Columbia Records catalogue to Round Hill Music, a $35 million deal that included a total…
Pranav Trewn | November 16, 2018 - 11:02 am

311 & The Offspring Cover Each Other’s Hits

311 and the Offspring are going on tour together starting next week, and the two bands have covered each other's hit songs to celebrate. The…
James Rettig | July 20, 2018 - 12:01 am

Former Offspring Drummer Gives Prospective Juror CPR At His Medical Malpractice Trial

Dr. James Lilja was the Offspring's drummer between 1984 and 1987 and played on their debut single "I'll Be Waiting," but he left the band…
James Rettig | March 28, 2018 - 10:07 am

The Offspring’s Dexter Holland Gets A Ph.D. In Molecular Biology

Offspring frontman Dexter Holland... wait, excuse me, I mean Dr. Offspring frontman Dexter Holland has just announced that he's completed his dissertation and will graduate…
James Rettig | May 11, 2017 - 1:37 pm

Own The Rights To The Offspring’s Columbia Catalog For Just $35M

Southern California '90s staples the Offspring released their first three albums on Epitaph records before signing to a major label in time for the release…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 13, 2015 - 2:36 pm

The Offspring Have Something To Say!

Here's a new video from your band, the Offspring, for a song called "Stuff Is Messed Up." The message is pretty subtle, so pay very
Scott Lapatine | July 17, 2009 - 11:41 am

Before She Was Famous, Zooey Deschanel Was An Offspring Video Ho

After hours of internet research, we can claim with certainty that this 1998 video for the Offspring's "She's Got Issues" was Zooey Deschanel's first gig…
Amrit Singh | December 17, 2008 - 4:39 pm