All posts tagged Chrissie Hynde

Chrissie Hynde of The Pretenders

Chrissie Hynde–The Pretenders singer-songwriter-guitarist (currently touring the U.S. behind the acclaimed new Pretenders album, “Break Up The Concrete”) and longtime animal advocate–discusses the enormous and somewhat surprising (to her, at least) success of VegiTerranean, the vegan restaurant she opened in 2007 in her native Akron, Ohio; Read more…

Chrissie Hynde–The Pretenders’ singer-songwriter-guitarist and longtime animal activist

In a conversation that traveled a distinctive arc, Chrissie Hynde–The Pretenders’ singer-songwriter-guitarist and longtime animal activist, whose actions range from protesting KFC’s inhumane treatment of chicken in the processing plant (one of the protests for which she was arrested), Read more…

Dan Mathews–Vice-president of PETA

Dan Mathews–the vice-president of PETA and the figure responsible for bringing Paul McCartney, Chrissie Hynde, Morrissey, Pamela Anderson and others into the PETA fold, and for many of the more attention-grabbing campaigns–discusses his fabulous, fascinating, fun and funny new autobiography, “Committed: A Rabble-Rouser’s Memoir” Read more…