1990s

QUIZ: Can you tell if these lyrics are from blink-182 or Green Day?
QUIZ: Can you tell if these lyrics are from blink-182 or Green Day?
Whether you’ve known the name Billie Joe Armstrong since his band’s inception in the ’80s or have no idea who Tom DeLonge is, blink-182 and Green Day are arguably two of the most influential bands in modern pop punk.  Fans of their decades-spanning discographies may not be stoked to hear that there won’t be a return of the iconic Pop Disaster tour. Mark Hoppus dropped the maj...
10 alt Kidz Bop covers from the 2000s that are so bad, they’re good
10 alt Kidz Bop covers from the 2000s that are so bad, they’re good
From low-rise jeans to flashy Myspace themes, the 2000s was an era defined by flamboyancy. While the majority of those embarrassing trends naturally faded with time, one product of the '00s has overstayed its welcome. The infamous brand Kidz Bop has been churning out family-friendly compilation albums since 2001 sung by kids, for kids...
20 Nine Inch Nails samples that are as diverse as their discography
20 Nine Inch Nails samples that are as diverse as their discography
Music history simply wouldn’t be the same without the vast effect Nine Inch Nails have had throughout their career. Their significance has netted them countless accolades, too—from dozens of award wins and nominations to their tens of millions of record sales to their induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame this year.  As icons w...
These 10 alternative covers put a modern spin on ’90s favorites
These 10 alternative covers put a modern spin on ’90s favorites
We’re all gripped by ’90s nostalgia, and our favorite alternative artists are no exception. The difference is instead of scouring for Furbys on eBay, they’re covering some iconic songs of the decade. While we can’t say that we ever expected pop-punk or metalcore renditions of ’90s hits, we’re certainly here for it. After all, we can imagine most of ...
QUIZ: Can you match these ’90s alternative artists to their hit song?
QUIZ: Can you match these ’90s alternative artists to their hit song?
We all love ’90s music in some way. Even if you aren’t blaring “Everlong” on your way to work, artists of the time set the foundation for most, if not all, of your favorite alternative bands.  Still, given the surge of commercially successful artists over the decade, it can be hard to keep them all straight. After all, you can’t really...
10 underrated bands you don’t remember defining the ’90s
10 underrated bands you don’t remember defining the ’90s
Nirvana. Pearl Jam. Green Day. These are three monster bands that people often name-drop when reliving the incredible and renowned legacy of ’90s music. Even if they don’t get mentioned in a reverential manner as much as many of their counterparts, some less “cool” bands end up defining a time period (and influence future decades) just as much as the trailblazers. What is hip doesn’t ne... Read Mo
10 bands from the ’90s you probably didn’t know were still releasing music
10 bands from the ’90s you probably didn’t know were still releasing music
While a singer’s precious declaration mid-set of “Here’s a song off our new record” may be the bathroom battle cry for many at a concert (you remember those, don’t you?), there are plenty of music lovers who either can’t wait to hear some of the new stuff or already know it and went there specifically for it. Problem is, many musicians don’t t...
‘Captain Marvel’ gets ’90s Blockbuster VHS rental with fan-made replica
‘Captain Marvel’ gets ’90s Blockbuster VHS rental with fan-made replica
Captain Marvel wowed movie-goers with its mid-1990's realism when it released in March of 2019. Everything was timely, from the soundtrack to the set pieces and costumes and even a Blockbuster that Brie Larson crashed through.  It's really a shame that Marvel didn't see through releasing the film after its theater run onto VHS as a promotion item. But, one...