Tag: grunge

Hayley Williams Failure cover

Hayley Williams reimagines this ’90s Failure classic in new cover—watch

Hayley Williams is bringing back her self-serenades for a special new cover. This week, the Paramore vocalist took to social media to share her own...
the dead deads deal with me video

The Dead Deads are done playing by the rules in “Deal With Me”—watch

The Dead Deads are back with glitter, grunge and more as they unveil their latest music video for “Deal With Me” in an exclusive...
best music projects led by women, against the current, teddy

12 alternative projects fronted by women with new music you need to hear

Women in rock, from Against Me! and Evanescence to Paramore and Tonight Alive, are larger than life. While shaping the alternative music world as we...
1992 punk albums, fastbacks, the offspring, l7, social distortion

15 punk albums from 1992 that thrived in the era of grunge

The mood of 1992: “We won!” Nirvana’s Nevermind sold by the truckload hourly. All anyone could talk about was alternative rock and grunge. Record...
pale waves

Pale Waves already know what they want their next release to sound like

In 2018, Pale Waves’ first LP, My Mind Makes Noises, offered a crisp and clean, swirling blend of dreamy, synth-tinged pop tunes threaded with...
bands that started as cover groups former tribute acts

10 bands who actually started their career covering other artists

Picturing our favorite bands in their fledgling stages is no easy task. But imagining them devoid of any original music and instead performing cover...
shoegaze, slow crush, haru nemuri, holy fawn, pinkshinyultrablast

10 bands who are reimagining everything you know about shoegaze

How come everybody’s talking about shoegaze again? Well, there’s hardly any other genre that embodies the spirit of and the need for escapism and...
sub pop records, l7, nirvana, soundgarden, fastbacks

10 Sub Pop Records releases that set the stage for modern grunge

When Evergreen State College student Bruce Pavitt began his Subterranean Pop fanzine in the early ’80s, covering American independent bands and recordings, he had...
1991 punk albums, billie joe armstrong, bikini kill, nirvana, fugazi

These 15 albums from 1991 laid the foundation for punk as we know it

Welcome to Alternative Press’ pick of the 15 best punk albums of 1991. It was a momentous year, one in which underground culture burst...
False Heads Pleasure Venom Miss Vincent Pinkshift Punk Rock Emerging Modern Bands

10 emerging punk rock bands who are bringing new life to the genre

If the sonic leanings of new alternative bands are any indication, pop punk isn't dead and neither is punk rock. Be it through the continued...