Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Tag: myspace

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30 essential emo albums from the genre’s 35-year history

Here at AltPress, we've learned a crucial lesson. Mainstream America doesn't understand that the concept of "emo" is over 30 years old. We know...
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10 things we can’t believe we used to say on the internet

The internet in the 2000s was a strange place. We were low-key coders thanks to Myspace and thought we looked like models in our...
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Periphery: The Complete Oral History From ‘Periphery I’ to ‘Hail Stan’

Washington, D.C.-based prog-metal outfit Periphery have packed a lot of playing into their 15-year existence. The complexity of their musicianship and their writing skills...
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10 scene songs that got you through your first breakup

We’ve all experienced heartbreak in one way or another over the years, but none compare to your first breakup and the scene songs that...
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Which song would be on your Myspace player in the Rawring ’20s?

It’s finally 2020, a new decade that many former Myspace users are dubbing the “Rawring ’20s.”  Needless to say, we’re in full support of making...
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10 metal bands who drastically changed their sound successfully

Changing up your sound as a band can be really hit or miss with how the results turn out. Some acts have seen huge...
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10 Myspace era songs that are impossible not to sing along with

Call it "neon punk," call it "Myspace-core," call it something even nastier, but we won't stop listening to the weird-ass genre that emerged in...
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Can you remember the lyrics to “Second Go” by LIGHTS?

Ten years ago this month, Canadian superstar LIGHTS dropped her debut studio album, The Listening. The 13-track record was a kick-start to an incredible...
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School shooting-inspired streetwear line by Bstroy sparks controversy

Streetwear brand Bstroy's spring/summer 2020 collection left show attendees (and the internet) baffled and angry on Thursday. Four of the runway models wore hoodies...
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blink-182 throw it back to Myspace with custom site for ‘NINE’

In 2019, nostalgia is king and blink-182 are proving that point with a new website they've created spoofing Myspace for their upcoming album NINE. The band announced the...