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Alternative Rock Features, Exclusive Artist Interviews, Power Rankings & More

Get a closer look at the alternative artists you love, dig deeper into the fashion trends that rock the world, feed your top 10 list appetite and learn more about what makes those certain spectacular personalities tick with Alternative Press Magazine’s rock news and features.

100-percent punk or punk for the 1 percent? The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s PUNK:...

The creepy old guy at the club. Your mom on Instagram. Dave Navarro wearing black nail polish. It all kind of makes you cringe, doesn’t it? But...

19 songs we bet you didn’t catch this week

You’re welcome: We’ve made finding new songs by rising bands easy. Each week, we’re gathering the best from the underground and offering it to you in one,...
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AP&R: Flirty alt-rock, SoundCloud rap-rock and Weezer on acid

You’re welcome: We’ve made finding new songs by rising bands easy. Each week, we’re gathering the best from the underground and offering it to you in one...

Song Premiere: Mixtapes, “Bad Parts”

Mixtapes' upcoming No Sleep Records release Ordinary Silence is set for release June 25. The album launches off with "Bad Parts," which you can listen to exclusively...

5 ways Radiohead’s ‘OK Computer’ shaped alternative music

With the 20th anniversary of Radiohead's OK Computer being celebrated this summer, the English band's magnum opus is getting a thorough re-evaluation from all corners of the...
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Rob Zombie resurrects ‘3 From Hell’ for the Firefly family’s final bow—maybe

It’s been almost 15 years since The Devil’s Rejects was released, and while most fans of the Rob Zombie film thought the ending was the completion of...

Song Premiere: The Wild, “Riverside”

The Wild are set to release Dreams Are Maps via Asian Man Records May 21, 2013, but we don't think you should have to wait to hear...

20 things you didn’t know about Alternative Press

It was 32 years ago today that Mike Shea laid out the first issue of Alternative Press on his parents’ kitchen table in Aurora, Ohio. Fueled by...
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Top 10 nü-metal staples that still hold up today

No matter how much the metal community likes to bash the movement, nü metal was undeniably a huge push for the genre to go mainstream. From the...

The Lead – Tapes And Tapes: Are bands going overboard with backing tracks?

The use of backing tracks—pre-recorded material or other selected sonic elements from a band’s record—played during an artists’ live performance is essentially a public secret. The world...

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