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These 15 punk albums from 1988 helped shape alternative rock’s future

Welcome to Alternative Press’ list of the best punk albums from 1988. Which, at the time, would have had most folks scratching their heads....

The best punk albums of 1986 were the sounds of rules being broken

1986 was a turning point for punk rock. Some people thought it should stay frozen in beer-soaked amber or it should sit the hell...

This is how Brian Baker ended up in Bad Religion over 25 years ago

If there was a punk-rock hall of fame, Bad Religion would certainly belong in it. The long-running California punk outfit have maintained a positive...

These 15 punk albums of 1986 mutated the underground even further

1986 was the year that speed metal and crossover (metal/core a la Cro-Mags’ The Age Of Quarrel) metastasized across the now-stale hardcore scene. The...

Watch Bad Religion’s Brian Baker stir the pot making “Seeing Red” sauce

Let's cut to the chase: Brian Baker is an American punk-rock treasure. His immortality in punk was sealed forever as a member of Washington,...
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20 emo classics that helped define today’s scene, from 1985 to 1997

Has it really been 35 years since a group of well-intentioned Washington, D.C. punk scenesters coined the term “emo”? Because hardcore was cemented in...
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The essential emo albums from the genre’s 35-year history

Here at AltPress, we've learned a crucial lesson. Mainstream America doesn't understand that the concept of "emo" is over 30 years old. We know...

Dag Nasty to play reunion show in Washington, D.C.

Washington D.C. melodic hardcore originators Dag Nasty will reunite in their hometown on December 28. Read the official statement from Salad Days: The DC Punk...

Premiere: DYS’ “Wild Card”

Check out this premiere of DYS' new video for "Wild Card." The legendary punk band, which features members of Dag Nasty, Slapshot, Scream and...