Inside the 1975’s surreal, outlandish and Taylor Swift-featuring At Their Very Best tour
The 1975's At Their Very Best tour has been an experience, including Matty Healy eating raw meat and surprise guest features from Taylor Swift, Phoebe Bridgers and Charli XCX.
Vermont’s THUS LOVE wants to make you feel something with their joyful post-punk
The Vermont DIY band THUS LOVE dropped their excellent, "queer post-punk" album 'Memorial' earlier this year.
6 takeaways from Taylor Swift’s Midnights
Midnights is Taylor Swift’s return to pop spectacle, without losing any of the growth of the past few years. Here are six takeaways from Swift's 10th album.
With their debut album Congregation, Witch Fever conjure “power in rage and power in self”
Witch Fever are only just igniting. The band break down their new debut album Congregation and their goal to empower others along the way.
How Baby Queen makes underdog anthems that capture the spirit of Gen Z
Baby Queen knows a thing or two about making underdog anthems. The singer discusses her new single "LAZY" and how she invites people to be their genuine selves.
10 things we know about Paramore’s new album This Is Why
Paramore are gearing up to release their first album in over five years ‘This Is Why.’ Here's everything we know about the group's forthcoming project.
How Cassyette went from viral megastar to supporting My Chemical Romance
Cassyette went from viral megastar to real-world phenomenon. She spoke to AltPress about her upcoming Sad Girl mixtape, supporting My Chemical Romance and more.
Inside the next wave of Manchester acts, from Pale Waves to Witch Fever
There’s a new generation of Manchester bands out to shake things up. From Pale Waves to Witch Fever, these rising bands are doing things their own way.
Why YUNGBLUD, Softcult and Scene Queen are turning to Discord to connect with fans
YUNGBLUD, Weezer, Cassyette and more are turning to Discord to recapture a sense of community. Here's how Discord creates a more genuine connection.
daine on how Charli XCX influenced their shift in sound from emo trap to pop music
daine is leaving their emo-trap sound behind. The artist opens up about their newfound love for pop and writing radio-friendly songs, thanks to Charli XCX.
Slipknot’s Clown breaks down Knotverse: “It’s a way for us to be as close to you as possible”
Slipknot’s foray into the metaverse was only announced this month, via a partnership with Sandbox, but it’s been a lifetime in the making. Inspired by the early days of playing the video game Quake online via dial-up internet with friends in different parts of the world to the creativity that came from editing the source code, Clown has always been interested in how communities can work together
SOL Flowers pays homage to classic AltPress covers with exclusive tokens
SOL Flowers has teamed up with Alternative Press to create a run of 864 special tokens centered around our classic covers. Check them out below. Everyone has been inspired by a trio of iconic AP covers featuring Nirvana, OutKast and Good Charlotte, and they will be split equally between the Solana and Ethereum chains...
10 hidden meanings in twenty one pilots lyrics you probably didn’t know
There are many reasons to love twenty one pilots. Their music is a giddy mix of alt-rock and emo that also isn’t afraid of taking influence from hip-hop, pop or folk. Their live shows are a carefully orchestrated playground of catharsis and chaos. Josh... Read More ...
Every twenty one pilots album ranked
twenty one pilots have a near-flawless discography that soundtracks their journey from scrappy dreamers from Columbus, Ohio to becoming the biggest cult band in the world to where they are today. That being one of the biggest, most daring and most influential rock bands around...
Alice Glass and carolesdaughter on taking control of their own stories, tease collab
“Alice Glass has always been a style icon, a music icon and the only alternative female artist that I look up to, really.” So explains carolesdaughter, who, like so many of us, the 19-year-old first heard as part of electro-punk duo Crystal Castles. Formed in 20...