Tag: alt rock

featherweight never bloom ep

Featherweight pulled from a myriad of genres for their ‘Never Bloom’ EP

Only two EPs into their discography, Featherweight are already proving themselves as an act to be reckoned with. Mixing upbeat elements of pop punk...
willow smith transparent soul video

WILLOW merges angst and spirituality in “t r a n s p a r...

After releasing her most recent anthemic track earlier this month, WILLOW has shared the official video for her Travis Barker collab “t r a...
Laura Jane Grace

Laura Jane Grace is still navigating the pressures of being a trans icon

Laura Jane Grace started Against Me! more than two decades ago when she was in her late teens. That wasn’t her first rodeo; she’d...
modern emo anthems, snail mail, all time low, olivia rodrigo, black veil brides

10 modern sad songs that will fit right in on your emo playlists

If you're a fan of alternative music, you are well aware that emo is way more than just a phase. It's a sound, it's a subculture...
debut records from 2001, gym vlass heroes, sum 41, tenacious d, rilo kiley

10 debut records from 2001 that still crush 20 years later

It's truly mind-blowing to believe that 2001 was really 20 years ago. The beginning of the 2000s was a strange time. We had the beginning...
new emo artists, poorstacy, the kid laroi, deb never, shrimp

15 bands and solo artists who are rewriting the emo rulebook

Ever since the inception of emotional hardcore in the ’80s, each decade had defining bands who updated the sound and meaning of emo to...
21 artists 21 or younger, lil nas x, beabadoobee, noahfinnce, deathbyromy

21 artists who are 21 years old or younger and taking over alternative music

Thanks to the internet, our exposure to new artists isn’t reliant on record deals and radio hits. Alternative artists of all ages have been...
2000s punk rock guitarists, dregen, allison robertson, the donnas, jack white the white stripes, Omar Rodríguez-López, at the drive in

10 guitarists who brought punk rock firmly into the 2000s

As we exited the ’90s and entered the new millennium, pop divas, prefabricated boy bands and rappers bragging about conspicuous consumption and how poorly...
alternative 90s duets, method man, limp bizkit, joan jett, paul westerberg

10 alternative duets from the ’90s that deserved more recognition

Duets are all the rage these days, and largely without the intention of releasing said duet as a single. Case in point: YUNGBLUD’s recent...
2000s female vocalists | Women in alternative music | Alternative Press

10 women vocalists who brought a unique sound to 2000s alternative

"Not all bands fronted by women sound like Paramore" is beginning to become a pretty popular adage in the alternative music scene. It's not...