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Mastodon and more appear on DC Comics ‘Dark Nights: Death Metal’ album

DC’s Dark Nights: Death Metal was already one of this year’s must-read comics. The Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo-helmed seven-issue series follows Batman, Wonder...
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10 track-to-track transitions that pulled the entire album together

No lie, there's no greater experience than listening to an album that flows perfectly all the way through. But when the songs transition so...
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Bamboozle Festival is planning to return in 2023 for its 20th anniversary

From 2003 to 2012, Bamboozle took over New Jersey for its annual multi-day festival. The event, which evolved out of the Skate And Surf,...
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10 iconic alternative albums that deserve to be certified RIAA gold

We've already established that there are some surprises that come with RIAA certifications. That said, there's nothing more troubling than realizing that some of the...
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10 alternative musicians who founded more than one successful band

No lie, as exciting as it is when our favorite musicians take on new projects, it's always a little disconcerting. After all, we have...
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10 of the best multi-album concept narratives of all time

Is there anything better than a good concept album? How about a concept series? These multi-album narratives are few and far between. After all, they require...
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The 50 best albums of 2020 in alternative, pop punk, metal and beyond

If we could identify one incandescent moment to come out of the coronavirus pandemic, it would have to be having large stretches of time...
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Try to spot every cameo in Touché Amoré’s pet-filled video for “Reminders”

In case you need some joy this week, Touché Amoré's got you covered. They have released a video for their new single "Reminders" which is...
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These 10 soundtracks might be better than the movies they were from

When movie adaptations and remakes are released, they usually generate the same initial response. "Was it better than the book?" "Is it as good...
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10 alternative artists Taylor Swift should collab with next after ‘folklore’

Taylor Swift recently surprise-dropped folklore, her eighth album, which is completely different from anything she’s ever released.  Swift, who’s known for country songs and pop...