Tag: alt rock

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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...
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23 post-hardcore tracks that definitely ruled your iPods in the 2000s

The Venn diagram comprising many punk and metal offshoots got pretty messy in the 2000s. Post-hardcore crews were regularly lumped in with metalcore, screamo,...
90s albums by women | Female-fronted 90s music | Alternative Press

10 alternative albums by women that have influenced music since the ’90s

As some of our favorite pop-punk bands continue to show us, we have a lot to thank 1990s alternative music for. Not only did the mainstream...
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10 women and non-binary pop-punk bands who are taking over the genre

Despite being heralded as a widely inclusive space, the pop-punk scene has been historically male-dominated. It's an uncomfortable reality for many, but as iconic...
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10 bands from the late 2000s who broke up way too soon

There's nothing more devastating than a band breakup. If you've been invested in the alternative music scene for more than a day, you probably...
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10 theories about Billie Eilish’s next album that we hope are true

Billie Eilish has been taking on a lot of artistic projects in the last year, even though the coronavirus pandemic canceled her WHEN WE...
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10 ‘MTV Unplugged’ performances from the ’90s that remain iconic

There's no doubt that the relative abundance of "unplugged" performances has skyrocketed in the past year. It makes sense, given that pared-back sessions are...
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10 new bands founded by scene icons that you might not have heard of

We may be a good decade out from the height of the scene heyday, but that doesn't mean our favorite artists are anywhere past...
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10 long scene songs that were worth the extra storage space on your iPod

Remember the days when an eight-minute song felt like a gift sent by the alt-rock gods? Back when we had to buy music by...