Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Tag: altpress

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Here’s why the show must be paused to stand with the black community

As the nation continues to protest the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police officers, the music industry has come together...
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These 9 queercore artists are moving awareness, art and moshpits forward

June 1 marks Pride Month 2020, the perfect reason to celebrate all things queercore. Our new APTV video throws some light on artists who...
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AP&R Playlist: Midwestern metalcore, beachy indie pop and emo Tinder tunes

You’re welcome: We’ve made finding new songs by rising bands easy. Each week, we’re gathering the best from the underground and offering it to...
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Here are 10 things 2000s scene kids did that you’d never see happen today

Subculture customs—like fuel prices and the release dates of your favorite bands' records— are always subject to change. And nothing bears that out more...
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Here are the winners for the 2020 Hit Like A Girl drumming contest

The Hit Like A Girl drumming contest returned for its tenth year of competition. The international contest has been giving female drummers and percussionists a...
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Here’s how Arrested Youth wrote an entire EP with the help of his fans

In between bingeing Homeland and taking neighborhood strolls, Los Angeles-based artist Ian Johnson, the mind behind Arrested Youth, has been working on his new...
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15 underrated scene bands you probably have on your old iPod

Remember when Fall Out Boy commanded you to "dance, dance"? How about the time you admitted to My Chemical Romance that you simply were...
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These 13 songs deserve some space on a ‘Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater’ soundtrack

Videogame heads and skaters are massively stoked by the reboot of the legendary Tony Hawk's Pro Skater series. You know who else is excited?...

Tessa Violet wants you to check out daysormay immediately

During the pandemic, Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Tessa Violet got a new job. Don’t worry: It’s nothing that’s going to keep her from bringing her...
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Build the next ‘Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater’ soundtrack to see who to play as

The Tony Hawk video game franchise has always been known for having incredible soundtracks, spanning genres such as rock, punk, metal and hip-hop. Across...