Friday, November 16, 2018

Tag: history

[Photos: Rites Of Spring by Roberto Queiroz, Cap'n Jazz by Steven Wade, Dashboard Confessional by Phil Mucci, Lil Peep]

What is emo, anyway? We look at history to define a genre

Emo. All of us have heard, embraced, quoted and lived by the music. Many of its practitioners have welcomed and flat out rebuked the...

Riot Fest Oral History: The unlikely story of punk rock’s most beloved festival

Over the past decade, Riot Fest has become one of the most beloved festivals in the world. They have reunited some of punk’s most...

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...

10 historic venues any music lover needs to visit

While ritzy new venues certainly have all the amenities in the world, there’s nothing quite like seeing a concert in a room with character....

7 major moments in the history of moshing

We’ve all done it—thrown ourselves into a heaving pit of thrashing bodies at our favorite show, that is. Moshing is an integral part of...

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...

Read an exclusive excerpt from the forthcoming history of gothic-rock icons Bauhaus

Post-punk/gothic rock icons BAUHAUS are the subject of a massively comprehensive book, Bauhaus Undead: The Visual History And Legacy Of Bauhaus. Drummer Kevin Haskins...

Woe, Is Me was “hell the entire time,” says Issues’ Michael Bohn

Issues’ Michael Bohn recently chatted with APTV Correspondent Nick Major during a date on Warped Tour this summer. The two went in-depth, starting from...

The 5 great eras of pop-punk, from the ’70s to today

Like many musical genres AP covers with regularity, pop-punk has a major tendency to move in cycles: exploding, cooling off and then reviving. The...

Watch the Get Up Kids perform a full set in 1999

Nostalgia time! After posting footage of Jimmy Eat World’s 1999 Warped Tour set, music blog WashedUpEmo has now posted rare footage of the Get Up...

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