Here are 10 birthday cakes that are just as emo as you

Regardless of what age you are, you’re never too old to have cake on your birthday. While it’s nice to eat any treat on your special day, sometimes it’s fun to celebrate with a dessert that takes the decorations to a whole other level.  Pinterest offers inspiration for things such as clothes, household decor and recipes, […]

Here’s how you can help end gun violence for Cameron Boyce’s birthday

This Thursday, May 28 would have been Cameron Boyce’s 21st birthday. Boyce tragically passed away from a seizure brought about by epilepsy on July 6, 2019. Now, the Cameron Boyce Foundation is aiming to raise money in celebration of his birthday and put forth the funds to help end gun violence and cure epilepsy.  One […]

10 artists we’d love to see Kellin Quinn collaborate with next

Scene kids across the globe love Kellin Quinn for one reason or another. Whether it’s the work he’s done fronting Sleeping With Sirens or appearing on the iconic track “King For A Day,” Quinn has an undeniable range that we would love to hear in other music projects. He’s certainly no stranger to collaborations. Aside […]

Taylor Swift ‘Red’ comp for equal justice has Dan Campbell (TWY), more

Taylor Swift is celebrating a very special landmark today. The mega-crossover artist just turned 30. In celebration Something Merry gathered some very talented artists to cover Swift’s instant hit album Red. Dan Campbell of The Wonder Years has a particularly powerful rendition of “All Too Well”. Other artists on the compilation include Future Teens, Adult Mom and […]

Palaye Royale singer Remington Leith gets sweet birthday sing-along on flight

Palaye Royale frontman Remington Leith received an adorable birthday surprise from Spirit Airlines today in a video that we can’t stop watching over and over again. Check out the video below! Read more: J.K. Rowling skips annual ‘Harry Potter’ death apology-or does she? Spirit Airlines took notice of Leith’s birthday with the flight attendant making a […]

Watch All Time Low get all tied up in "Birthday" video

Nothing makes a Monday brighter than some All Time Low! And today’s a double whammy now that the band have dropped a colorful clip for new single “Birthday” following the tune’s acoustic tour video. Watch ATL get festively bound below! Read more: 10 times fans repped a fave band in the yearbook “We made a […]

All Time Low release new “Birthday” song in a really sweet way

All Time Low have released a new song in probably the most celebratory way possible. Read more: 17 band-themed cakes to prove that “it wasn’t a phase” on your birthday The band sent a fan a birthday cake, and wrote a link leading to the new song called “Birthday” on the box. You can hear […]

10 things we want for AltPress’ 33rd birthday

It was 33 years ago today that Mike Shea put together the first issue of AP, armed with nothing more than a vision to unite the underground music tribes and a can of spray glue to fix columns and photos on pages to send to the printer. Read more: Riot Fest announces 2018 lineup Things […]

PVRIS announce support acts for North American tour

PVRIS are bringing All We Know Of Heaven, All We Need Of Hell back to North America next spring, and they've just announced support acts that we're seriously stoked on. Read more: Fandoms you do NOT want to mess with Flint Eastwood, Cherry Pools and Birthday will be joining the band on the road, kicking off tour dates February […]

It turns out blowing out birthday candles is really gross

[Photo by: Giphy] Maybe you’ve thought about it, maybe you haven’t, but blowing out candles on a cake is pretty disgusting.  You’re almost guaranteed to get at least some amount of saliva on the cake itself, and a study shows that bacterial transfer is pretty massive—like, 14 times as massive. Read more: Students celebrate Dave Grohl’s […]

Students celebrate Dave Grohl's birthday by singing "Smells Like Teen Spirit"

Dave Grohl, master of all things rock n’ roll, turned 47 today. To celebrate, Ethiopians students teamed together to create an awesome video of them singing along to Nirvana’s timeless hit, “Smells Like Teen Spirit.” You can check it out below. And from everyone here at AltPress, happy birthday, Dave! Read more: Medal Of Honor recipient […]

The Academy Is... share their birthday memories

Sisky from The Academy Is… was born Jan. 8, so today we're sharing his birthday story and what he's going to be doing this year.  Because his and William's birthdays fall on touring off-season days, Siska often spends his birthdays relaxing on the couch. This year, he'll be filling up with a dinner of ribs […]

Birthday memories with Alex Gaskarth and Rian Dawson

Every year in the All Time Low camp, Alex Gaskarth and Rian Dawson, whose birthdays are mere days apart, celebrate in their unique way. Learn all about how they'll be spending their birthdays this year in this APTV Exclusive!    Alex Gaskarth's birthday: December 14 Rian Dawson's birthday: December 18   — Video/Editing: Bobby Makar […]

J.K. Rowling acknowledges Draco Malfoy's birthday on Twitter, says he turns 35

One curious Harry Potter fan remembered that Draco Malfoy's birthday was yesterday, June 5, and eagerly contacted J.K. Rowling on Twitter to decipher his age. Rowling responded, revealing that Malfoy is officially 35 years old.  [Photo via EW] Rowling tweeted: “I’m not invited to the party, mainly because I keep telling girls they’re misguided to fancy him.” The […]

Green Day cover Misfits in honor of Metallica's birthday

Green Day filmed a version of Misfits' “Hybrid Moments” in honor of fellow Bay Area band Metallica's 30th birthday. Check that out below! Green Day have also been playing “Hybrid Moments” during the recent low-profile live shows they've been doing around the U.S.

Exclusive Album Stream: Fueled By Ramen's "No Food, No Sleep, Just Records" 15th Anniversary Comp

A special compilation honoring Fueled By Ramen's 15th birthday, No Food, No Sleep, Just Records, will be available on all digital service providers from August 23 to September 13. The limited-edition, 15-song collection features FBR bands old and new, as you'll see below in AP's exclusive stream of the album! Fueled By Ramen's 15th birthday celebration takes place […]