Friday, May 24, 2019

Put The Needle On The Record: A new book celebrates the stories behind vinyl...

Once upon a time in the distant past, record labels great and small would press up singles, two (sometimes more) songs on a seven-inch piece of vinyl....

Cilver premieres heavy track “Headstone” off upcoming LP (exclusive)

New York rock act Cilver is teaming up with AltPress to premiere "Headstone" off their upcoming LP. Not The End Of The World is due out April...

14 saddest lyrics of all time, from Brand New to Knuckle Puck

Sometimes it’s eerie how relatable our favorite lyrics can be. Whether it’s for a broken heart or losing a friend, bands have words for every bit of...

American Nightmare’s love letter to hardcore

Hardcore aficionados rejoiced when word was received that Boston hardcore unit American Nightmare would put new music back into the world. There was much rejoicing to be...

Cam Smith would love Hotel Books to be ‘the spoken word Third Eye Blind’

When Alternative Press reaches spoken word poet and Hotel Books frontman Smith at his California home, he is recovering from his fall tour and preparing for the...

Interview: Mastodon’s Brann Dailor on the band’s latest metal detour, “The Hunter”

(Photo by: Cindy Frey) Like every major-label recording group, metal heroes Mastodon make it their business to do what they can to sell more records. Their crushing, complex...

The Color Morale’s Garret Rapp on authenticity–”Will our music culture always be fueled by...

As many of you know, I’ve lived on the road the last five years as a full-time touring artist and vocalist for the Color Morale. I’ve spent...

What Happens Next: 10 Musicians who reinvented their sound

There’s a romantic notion about being a lifer in today’s punk/hardcore/etc. scenes. And why not? The very thought of playing loud music on guitars really fast for...

Photos You Need To See This Week From Linkin Park, We Came As Romans,...

From tweeting to pinning, being plugged in is a norm for today's Internet age. Thanks to all of the social media sites (Vine, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc.),...

“I’m not going to let someone sit on my career and ruin our album”-...

One-thousand thirty. At the time of publication, that is how many days it has been since the release of A Day To Remember’s last album What Separates...

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