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10 pop-punk artists who started out in a completely different genre

Lately, Machine Gun Kelly has been making waves in the pop-punk scene. His massive transition from hip-hop has brought the genre back to the...
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10 underrated albums from the 2000s you probably forgot about

Anyone who's had any kind of scene phase is likely to look back on the 2000s fondly. With numerous hit alternative albums, including Paramore's Riot! and Yellowcard's...
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Hayley Williams wants “vital and relevant” Grammys rock awards televised

The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards took place last night Jan. 26. Cage the Elephant, Tool, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X all took home...
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Poppy thinks “pop music is dead,” sparks debate

In a since-deleted tweet, Poppy confirms that she thinks pop music is dead. Last evening, the artist commented on a tweet that quoted her...
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15 Spotify genres you probably didn’t know existed

Did you know that Spotify has more than 2,000 genres in its backend? Did you even know that many existed? Spotify data alchemist Glenn McDonald...

Fall Out Boy, Red Sun Rising, Paramore and more in defense of the anti-genre

Do musical genres exist in 2017? “Anti-genre” and “genre-neutral” are just a couple of the terms that bands and musicians have been using lately to...

Hip-hop ousts rock as most listened to genre in America

Rock music may still be a favorite in our hearts, but the overall favoritism in America seems to be changing: For the first time...

This world map is made of 1,200 songs, including tracks from Green Day, Weezer,...

Following in the footsteps of their mind-blowing alternative music map, the designers at Dorothy have created the ultimate musical trip around the world with their...

From the Smiths to Green Day, map explains the detailed history of alternative music

Every music genre can attempt to be traced back to its starting point, and designers at Dorothy released an intricate map that looks at the...

New study examines why shitty music sells the best

A recent study published in the PLOS One journal examines how a particular style of music’s complexity increases or decreases over time with respect...