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These 10 bands prove that Cleveland was one of punk’s earliest capitals

Alternative Press’ native home of Cleveland, Ohio, stands alongside New York City and London as one of punk’s birthplaces. Yet, few outside of U.K....
New york city punk rock from the 70s, patti smith ramones

11 artists from the ’70s who formed the frontlines of NYC’s punk scene

Since the world first became aware that there is such a thing as punk, there’s been a nonstop argument about its birthplace. The clueless...
best goth punk bands, bauhaus, alkaline trio, Siouxsie and the Banshees, the Damned

10 bands who led the very grisly idea of goth-punk across history

“Goth-punk,” eh? Not as far-fetched as you might believe. Goth was essentially an offshoot of punk, especially its darker early bands—the Damned or Siouxsie...
Ramones-Punk albums of 1987

These 15 punk albums of 1987 brought more noise and power than ever

Welcome to the best punk albums of 1987. But first, some context. Feb. 20, 1987: An attack by a domestic terrorist called "the Unabomber"...

Here are 10 punk bands who made synths and electronics rock hard

The synthesizer is an amazingly expressive keyboard with unlimited options for creating sounds both imitative and startlingly original. It was not the kind of...
ric ocasek the cars

The Cars founder Ric Ocasek was more than just your parents’ nostalgia

In his roles as vocalist/guitarist/chief songwriter of iconic American new-wave group the Cars, Ric Ocasek brought pop hooks, futuristic sheen and firepower to an...
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Suicide prevention hotline to change to three-digit number, FCC says

The government is looking to make reaching the National Suicide Prevention Hotline a bit easier for those who need it.  The Federal Communications Commission has...
13 Reasons Why

‘13 Reasons Why’ gets second study linking show to teen suicide spike

Last month, in a study done by National Institutes of Health, researchers suggested that 13 Reasons Why was linked to a spike in teen suicide. Netflix released a...
13 Reasons Why

‘13 Reasons Why’ study suggests teen suicide spike following debut

13 Reasons Why has recently been linked to a spike in teen suicide. In a study done by National Institutes of Health, researchers suggest...
Hayley Williams of Paramore

Hayley Williams offers hope on World Suicide Prevention Day

Paramore's Hayley Williams shared a hopeful message on mental health for World Suicide Prevention Day, the singer posting a series of tweets that detail...