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Spoken word song introductions | Spoken parts in music

10 spoken-word song intros you should never skip over

In music, there are few universal truths. That said, the inherent ability for a well-crafted spoken-word part to send a shiver down the spine...
Successful alternative debut albums | Breakout alternative records

10 artists who completely took off after their debut albums

If there's one universal truth to alternative music, it's that there's no one path to success. Many talented artists grind for years, putting out...
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Nandi Bushell receives signature guitar from Muse’s Matt Bellamy— watch

Over the past few years, musical prodigy Nandi Bushell has truly captivated music fans with her viral rock covers of artists such as Foo...
Alternative 80s covers 1980s song renditions

10 alternative artists who gave iconic ’80s classics a modern update

We're well aware that there's a bit of an '80s renaissance going on in pop culture. From soundtracking shows to influencing alternative artists with synth-pop and...
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Beartooth return with heavy-hitting new single “Devastation”—listen

Last fall, Beartooth frontman Caleb Shomo confirmed the band have finished work on their fourth studio album. Now, they’re back with their first piece...
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Mike Shinoda drops “Happy Endings” video with iann dior and UPSAHL

Last month, Mike Shinoda made history with his new single "Happy Endings" which features iann dior and UPSAHL. After its debut, Shinoda became the first...
2000s song collaborations Alternative guest vocals

10 collabs from the 2000s that were so good, we wish they’d happen again

Is there anything more exciting than a good song collaboration? Given all the hype generated by guest appearances such as Travis Barker and phem on...
Emo song meanings | True backstories of sad songs

10 emo songs with lyrics that are even sadder than you thought

The beauty of emo music is that it provides a canvas for our own emotional projections. The lyrical narratives, even when relatively specific, often have just...
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10 albums produced by Howard Benson that deserve more recognition

You may or may not know this, but producer/songwriter Howard Benson was likely behind the boards for at least one of your favorite albums...
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One of My Chemical Romance’s 2021 UK shows has been postponed

My Chemical Romance are gearing up to hit the stage for the first time since their 2019 reunion for their highly-anticipated return tour. Following...