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10 new songs you need to hear from Tilian, Wolf Alice, Brand Of Sacrifice...

From metal to rap to indie, there’s something for everyone in all the new music released this week. Waterparks started a new era, and Denzel Curry announced...
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Martin Johnson’s Night Game is the experiment going better than expected

Martin Johnson may not be a household name across the globe, but his influence in the music industry reigns supreme. Still actively a frontman for scene kings...
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Phoebe Bridgers leads the debut Power Issue: Women Rising cover

If you were one of the millions who tuned in to watch Phoebe Bridgers’ Saturday Night Live debut, you may have briefly thought you had time-traveled to...
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10 bands from the 2000s who have stayed true to their sound

The further we get into our scene "phases," the more we understand the concept of "love and loss" as it pertains to music. Over the years, we've...
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10 underrated Avril Lavigne tracks that show off her unique sound

Avril Lavigne really just flew into 2021 with a fire underfoot. Just after her show-stopping collaboration with MOD SUN on "Flames," the long-reigning "pop-punk princess" confirmed that her new...
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10 musicians who contributed to a band before officially joining

While some bands have miraculously played for decades without a lineup change, most have had to replace a member or two throughout their tenure. We see it all...
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Hear the emotional playlist that inspired Jetty Bones’ debut album

Jetty Bones’ music is marked by contradiction. The vehicle of Kelc Galluzzo, Jetty Bones makes songs that are saturated with a complex mixture of pain and hope.  Galluzzo’s...
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10 songs from the ’80s we need to hear in ‘Stranger Things’ season 4

It's hard to believe that, had it not been for the COVID-19 pandemic, we likely would've already seen season 4 of Stranger Things play out. As it stands,...
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10 fashion brands who found inspiration in the alternative scene

Those who are entrenched in the alternative scene know that it’s way more than just music—it’s a lifestyle.  While it may have started with alternative music, it's turned...
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10 albums from the 2000s that have no skippable tracks

There's no shortage of perfect alternative songs from the 2000s. But can the same thing really be said about albums? You know what we're talking about. It's why...