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Artists that designed album covers | Cover art by musicians

10 times musicians designed their own album cover art

We may be taught not to judge books by their covers, but are we always so kind to albums? In a sea of iconic...
Japanese pop-punk bands | New alternative music from Japan

10 Japanese pop-punk bands who are prominent forces in the genre

You don't have to look back at the Hot Topic crowd's fixation with Hello Kitty to see the influence of Japanese culture on the alternative scene. The music speaks for itself. We've...
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...
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 from the 2000s that have no skippable tracks

There's no shortage of perfect alternative songs from the 2000s. But can the same thing really be said about albums? You know what we're talking...
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20 pop-punk drummers who set the beat for the whole genre

If you’ve been a pop-punk fan for quite some time now, we’re willing to bet it was a fast, upbeat song that first made...
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16 pop-punk albums from 2001 that you still know front to back

The year is 2001. The middle school bus stops by your house in 10 minutes as you hastily smudge on frosted lip gloss, grab...
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Juice WRLD’s team staged an intervention for rehab days before his death

Back in December 2019, Juice WRLD tragically died at the age of 21 after an accidental overdose. Now, Juice WRLD's label head Lil Bibby has...
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Ryan Key and Derek Sanders want you to ditch cliché workouts– here’s how

You may have started the new year with some lofty wellness goals. But was working out alongside Ryan Key and Derek Sanders among them?...
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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...