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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.

Remembering Lemmy: 10 incarnations of Motörhead’s late frontman

Motörhead's Ian Fraser “Lemmy” Kilmister died December 28, just four days after his 70th birthday. In an official statement, the band’s surviving members directed fans to celebrate...

A conversation with Al Barr of Dropkick Murphys; Exclusive video

When AL BARR took over as frontman of DROPKICK MURPHYS in 1998, the band had only one full-length to their name and were yet to become the Celtic-punk institution they are...

Taking Back Sunday’s John Nolan shows how we all feel at a club in...

Current guitarist and co-lead vocalist of Taking Back Sunday, John Nolan, has teamed up with AltPress to premiere his new music video for “American Nightclub 1999” off...

Track-By-Track: Crime In Stereo

CRIME IN STEREO guitarist ALEX DUNNE tells the stories behind each song onI Was Trying To Describe You To Someone.Queue ModernsThis was always going to be the first song on...

D.C. emo forebears Bells Of release their debut—30 years later

Writing about bands in the Washington, D.C. hardcore orbit generally requires a scholarly tone or, better yet, a thesis that goes past the actual music. It makes...

Exclusive Stream: The Academy Is… "Fox On The Run" cover

Listen to our exclusive stream of the Academy Is... cover of Sweet's "Fox On The Run." The song is from the soundtrack to the upcoming film, When...

AP’s alternative gym playlist, featuring All Time Low, Green Day, Twenty One Pilots

Photo credit: Adam Elmakias   As most of the athletically disinclined already know, finding the motivation to get to the gym can be a challenge in and of itself....

Band Of The Year: Who’s it gonna be?

You voted in our annual Readers Poll. We listened. Then we booked a time for them to be in a live video chat at 6...

The 10 Best Mayday Parade Songs

A decade into their career, MAYDAY PARADE remain some of the most consistently great songwriters in the pop-rock scene, even as they sonically reinvent themselves along the...

Coffee Shop: What does "hiatus" mean?

So I guess this is breaking up... Whether reality TV is or isn't to blame, everyone sure loves drama. Even the faintest hint that a band might be...

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