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80S PUNK GUITARISTS

These 15 punk guitarists of the ’80s set the standards for the future

Welcome to Alternative Press’ list of the 15 greatest punk guitarists of the ’80s. As the timeline shifted from the ’70s into the new...

These 15 punk albums from 1988 helped shape alternative rock’s future

Welcome to Alternative Press’ list of the best punk albums from 1988. Which, at the time, would have had most folks scratching their heads....
Riot Fest-Bikini Kill-Misfits

These 10 legendary Riot Fest reunions are keeping us stoked for 2021

Making plans with your Netflix queue this weekend? Finishing your novel? Working on that jigsaw puzzle you had made of the orange sky on...
Dead Kennedys

These 15 punk albums from 1985 are the roots of alternative rock 

The year is 1985: Punk's now 10 years old and changing again. Hardcore was now a formula: 1. Pick a seemingly random number of...

Riot Fest Oral History: The Misfits and Jawbreaker reunions we never thought we’d see

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...

Riot Fest Oral History: Making music history—and overcoming dark times

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...

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...

Bands are being transformed into Garbage Pail Kids in new Riot Fest trading cards

Next weekend is Chicago's Riot Fest, and appearing on their merch tables will be more than t-shirts and posters. This year, they scored a deal...

The Bomb (Naked Raygun, Methadones) stream new song, “Silent Fall” (exclusive)

Chicago’s the Bomb (featuring members of Naked Raygun and the Methadones) are teaming up with AP to bring you their new single, “Silent Fall.”...

15 bands you absolutely must watch at Riot Fest Chicago this weekend

September is finally here, and you know what that means: It’s Riot Fest season! Riot Fest has quickly become the AP staff’s favorite festival...