Tag: through being cool

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25 most influential emo bands who made the genre what it is today

Emo (noun): a hotly contested music genre where bands and fans alike refuse to agree on who qualifies for a place in the rankings...
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10 pop-punk albums from the ’90s that set the path for the genre

It’s easy to mistake the foundations of pop punk as being laid in the 2000s. After all, that’s when the mainstream radio takeover of...
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Here’s why Fall Out Boy felt uncertain after ‘From Under The Cork Tree’

As Fall Out Boy’s From Under The Cork Tree turns 15, we take a look back at the band’s career the year the acclaimed...
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The essential emo albums from the genre’s 35-year history

Here at AltPress, we've learned a crucial lesson. Mainstream America doesn't understand that the concept of "emo" is over 30 years old. We know...
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Circa Survive, Saves The Day, Cartel to play classic albums at Chain Fest

Chain Fest is back in 2020 with an incredible lineup thanks to legendary punk venue Chain Reaction's partnership with Live Nation Entertainment. Chain Fest...
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Patrick Stump remembers when Saves The Day were going to be “the next blink-182” 

Tomorrow marks the 20th anniversary of Through Being Cool, the legendary second album from emo avatars Saves The Day. The 1999 release was massively...
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Waterparks take FANDOM on an unfiltered joyride in next AltPress cover

On FANDOM, their debut album for Hopeless Records, the young men of Waterparks have dedicated themselves to being real. Awsten Knight, Geoff Wigington and...
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Saves The Day explain how ‘It Chapter Two’ ties to ‘Through Being Cool’

The world may end before a lyric is written that is more perfectly emo than “My ribs have parted ways/Saying we're not going to...
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Saves The Day celebrate 20 years of ‘Through Being Cool’ with reissue

Saves The Day are icons of the scene and are celebrating a momentous accomplishment. The 20 year anniversary of their seminal record Through Being Cool is being...
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10 records from 1999 you won’t believe are two decades old

The new issue of AP features our annual “Class Of” special where we talk about the significance of records released 10 years ago. While...