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Under The Covers: Anthony Green vs. Radiohead

You think it’s hard to write an original song? Try finding a cover song that hasn’t been done before—it’s harder than you think. That’s why we bring you Under The...

Premiere: Great Cynics’ “14 Coleman St.”

Check out this premiere of Great Cynics' "14 Coleman St." The band's new EP In The Valley drops Feb. 28 via Kind Of Like Records. You can...

Premiere: North Korea’s “1996”

Check out this premiere of North Korea's "1996." The band's new EP, Basement Tapes Vol. 2, drops digitally Feb. 21.

Exclusive: Good Riddance to reunite; frontman Russ Rankin talks about the band’s plans

Santa Cruz, California punk legends GOOD RIDDANCE will be reuniting this year, Altpress.com can exclusively confirm. The band was originally together from 1986-2007, releasing seven full-lengths via...

Premiere: Legacy’s “Fears”

Check out this premiere of Legacy's "Fears." The Ohioan band's new album With Peace In Mind drops Mar. 27 via InVogue Records.

6 Tips for Show Etiquette, by Nick Diener of the Swellers

While currently wrapping up a tour with You Me At Six, The Swellers frontman Nick Diener stopped in to say hello and discuss some show etiquette with...

Premiere: Awaken The Empire, “Cross My Heart”

(Photo: Mary Taylor) Check out the premiere of "Cross My Heart," by the California band Awaken The Empire. Says vocalist/guitarist/programmer Damien Lawson of the band's electronic-tinged rock sound: “The general...

Interview: Jesse Michaels on Classics Of Love’s ethos and Operation Ivy’s history

CLASSICS OF LOVE released their debut full-length earlier this week via Asian Man Records and AP chatted with frontman Jesse Michaels about the new album, the chances...

Matt and Kristie MacDonald (Vocal Few) on Valentine’s Day, love and collaboration

Today is Valentine's Day, one of the few days of the year where it's entirely acceptable to be cute and mushy about the love of your life...

Premiere: Before Their Eyes’ “Redemption”

Check out this premiere of "Redemption" from Before Their Eyes. It's the title track from their upcoming full-length, due out March 27 via InVogue Records.