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25 most influential albums that define what it means to be emo

The genre affectionately known as emo started out as a wave of internalized rage bubbling under the surface of Washington, D.C.’s Revolution Summer in...
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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...
Best Punk Albums of 1989

These 15 punk albums from 1989 ended the ’80s loudly

Welcome to Alternative Press’ 15 best punk albums of 1989. It’s easy to look at the final year of the decade and see it...
PUNK-ROCK ICONS

Here are 10 punk-rock icons whose work continues to inspire generations

It does seem positively quaint. But there was a time when it looked like the world completely hated everything regarding punk rock. Popular culture...
influential hardcore bands

Here are the 10 most influential bands of hardcore

Hardcore has gone through countless stylistic changes since its inception and has inspired a variety of movements within music. Whether it’s the early veterans...
essential black artists

These black artists built the foundation of rock music as we know it

It cannot be denied that some of the most enduring and exciting music and culture created in the punk and alternative-rock scenes were made...
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9 musicians who have been in multiple successful bands

While celebrating Corey Taylor’s birthday this week, we compiled a list of some musicians who are so talented, they’ve been a large part of...

Punk! Star Wars! Not Punk! Ultra Q give us their Top 5

There's only five songs on the debut EP from Oakland, California spiky-rock ensemble Ultra Q, but it's all about the quality before the quantity....
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Minor Threat, Bad Brains and the D.C. hardcore scene examined in new documentary

The recent announcement of the 2020 nominees for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame came out yesterday. While the Hall’s list...
Minor Threat

Minor Threat recreate ‘Salad Days’ cover 33 years later

The members of the legendary hardcore outfit, Minor Threat have reunited for a photo that was shared on bassist Brian Baker’s Instagram. The group recreated...