Tag: pop

Alternative AAPI artists, zeph, joji, rina sawayama, rei ami

10 AAPI musicians who are dominating the alternative genre right now

May is Asian American And Pacific Islander Heritage Month, which means it's time to recognize and reflect the AAPI artists who enrich history and...
HALO BOY FAME music video

Halo Boy defies genre boundaries and explores isolation in “Fame”

Cameron Cade, aka Halo Boy, is naturally in his element when he’s writing, recording, producing or on a music video set. Inspired by the...
Ashrita Kumar on pop punk artists | Pinkshift interview

18 emerging pop-punk artists backed by Pinkshift’s Ashrita Kumar

Back in February, Alternative Press hailed Pinkshift as one of 100 Artists You Need To Know. Now, vocalist Ashrita Kumar is expanding that list with 18 of...
monument of a memory seeking somewhere video

Monument Of A Memory explore new sound in “Seeking Somewhere”—watch

Monument Of A Memory are experimenting with a new sound in the video for their latest single, “Seeking Somewhere.” Singing about broken promises and shattered...
tumblr musicians, lorde, taylor momsen, marina and the diamons

These 9 women artists defined the Tumblr-era of alternative music

Now that the scene revival of 2019 has somewhat subsided, the soft grunge pinks and deep blues of the Tumblr era are back in...
BROCKHAMPTON Lil Nas X Dominic Fike

Lil Nas X and Dominic Fike get trippy in BROCKHAMPTON’s new video

BROCKHAMPTON are back with another captivating visual from their latest album ROADRUNNER: NEW LIGHT, NEW MACHINE, which debuted last week. This time around, the...
Danny Elfman

Danny Elfman announces first solo album in 37 years with “True” video

Award-winning composer Danny Elfman is gearing up to release Big Mess, his first full-length solo album since 1984’s synth-pop LP So-Lo. Elfman has now...
women musicians books, tina turner, pussy riot, laura jane grace, sleater-kinney carrie brownstein

20 books written by or about women musicians to add to your reading list

When searching a bookstore for music memoirs, it’s likely that the shelves are packed with men such as Kurt Cobain, Johnny Cash and Keith...
Noise bands, girls in synthesis, jesus and mary chain, boris, lydia lunch

15 bands who are crucial to the history of noise music

When it initially blasted into the world from New York’s Lower East Side almost concurrently with punk in 1977, it was dubbed no wave....
new songs march 2021

40 new artists you need to hear in April

Everyone loves to jam out to their favorite artists and classic hits, but let’s not forget about all the fresh talent constantly popping up...