my chemical romance the black parade in retrospect

My Chemical Romance’s ‘The Black Parade’ was created to stand the test of time

My Chemical Romance’s The Black Parade, released on Oct. 24, 2006, is now widely accepted as a classic of its era. Its significance has only increased over...
Paramore cover story (Oct. 2009)

Paramore’s ‘Brand New Eyes’ still resonates on its 12th anniversary

Warped Tour icons Paramore were featured on our October 2009 cover (#255). The band gave AltPress an exclusive look at their breakout success and their infamous surprise performance...
blink-182 issue 279 interview

Return to blink-182’s ‘Neighborhoods’ on the album’s 10th anniversary

Our October 2011 cover (#279) turned to blink-182. The band connected with AltPress on the eve of their record Neighborhoods, recorded following a lengthy hiatus. In the...
Nirvana 1992 cover story

Nirvana’s 1992 cover captures a band breaking into the mainstream

With our Jan-Feb 1992 cover (#44), AltPress highlighted grunge pioneers Nirvana. Just following the Sept. 1991 release of the band’s legendary record Nevermind, the interview took fans...