Today on AltPress…

Alternative Press - 100 Bands You Needed To Know in 2001AP LOOKS BACKWith our 13th annual “100 Bands You Need To Know” issue onsale now, AltPress decided to revisit the very first 100 Bands issue, from 2001, to see where they ended up. A massive list featuring Bright Eyes, Coldplay, At The Drive-In, Good Charlotte and more.


Alternative Press | The Summer Set - THE SUMMER SET perform “Maybe Tonight” from their upcoming album, Legendary, at the AltPress headquarters and tell us a little bit about the song and what its creation meant for the band.


Alternative Press: The Cleopatra Complex song streamNEWCOMERS, THE CLEOPATRA COMPLEX show us what they've got with this AP exclusive stream of two of their songs. The band were announced for Warped Tour last week. Stream their tunes and tell us if you'll be checking them out this summer.


Gerard Way speaks out about My Chemical Romance break-upTOP NEWS: Last night, ex-My Chemical Romance vocalist Gerard Way gave fans some closure on MCR's breaking up with a thoughtful TwitLonger post. Read it in full here.