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10 alternative songs that sampled iconic movie scenes

Sampling in music has been a popular practice since the ’70s, mainly in the hip-hop world to recycle old drum beats. Over the years,...
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12 essential punk and emo albums turning 20 in 2019

Spawning monumental releases from influential bands such as the Get Up Kids, Saves The Day and of course, blink-182, it’s no doubt that 1999...
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How well do you know basic pop-punk trivia?

Pop punk is ever evolving—from blink-182 and New Found Glory to All Time Low and Fall Out Boy, a lot of iconic acts are...
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Ataris frontman’s van hit by car evading police

On Monday night, the Ataris frontman Kris Roe was innocently involved in a high-speed police chase. As a reportedly stolen Dodge Charger sped around Hollywood,...

Former Ataris bassist faces 30-year sentence for $27M telemarketing scam

Michael Davenport, former bassist for pop-punk band the Ataris and a member of Versus The World, currently faces a 30-year prison sentence after being...

14 amazing alternative covers of pop songs you probably haven’t heard yet

Covers are great, aren’t they? They give you a chance to hear what is most likely a massive tune, but slightly different; or in...

The Red Owls (Paper + Plastick) don’t fix unbroken punk on “Chaser” (exclusive)

Scattered across New York, the Red Owls may be a new band on the block, but their members are familiar faces from Nightmares For A...

Throwback Thursday: 11 Classic Summer Jams

The 90-degree days have already descended upon the AP headquarters. As we sit sweating under dog breath-temperature AC and try to process that we’re...

The Ataris release 54 demos from ‘So Long, Astoria’

After announcing their So Long, Astoria reunion tour—where the band will be performing the album in full—The Ataris have released 54 demos originally from the...

The Ataris announce ‘So Long, Astoria’ reunion tour

The Ataris have announced their So Long, Astoria reunion tour where they'll be performing the 2003 album in full with its original lineup. Show...