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Bring Me The Horizon, beabadoobee and more share their favorite music from 2021
Bring Me The Horizon, beabadoobee and more share their favorite music from 2021
Are the winter blues getting you down? Don’t worry, Alternative Press’ end-of-the-year celebration is here to bring you some holiday cheer. If you haven’t heard already, we asked each artist we interviewed for our December 2021 issue of AltPress magazine to answer two specific questions: what was the best thing you heard in 2021, and who should we look out for in 2022? We’ve compiled t... Read Mor
12 artists who got their names from other alternative songs
12 artists who got their names from other alternative songs
For as long as music has existed, artists have been inspiring other artists. Right here within our own beloved scene, we’ve witnessed many examples of newer-era bands drawing inspiration from the OGs. What’s especially endearing is that not only have bands influenced each other in terms of musical style; they’ve also taken from the lyrics of their predecessors the most crucial aspect of their iden
24 metal and metalcore bands who changed vocalists and then switched back
24 metal and metalcore bands who changed vocalists and then switched back
Being in a band ain’t easy. You’ve got many creative personalities in a massive tug of war. Oh yeah, then you have to live with each other and those decisions on the road for months on end. Lineup changes aren’t uncommon, though a vocalist switch-up has the possibility to be the most debilitating. Some bands h...
No one was more surprised by the reaction to ‘Doom’ than Job For A Cowboy
No one was more surprised by the reaction to ‘Doom’ than Job For A Cowboy
Fifteen years ago, Job For A Cowboy marked their arrival on the extreme-metal scene not with a bang but with a squeal. The Doom EP was a breakdown-laden statement, and extreme music would never be the same—for better or worse.  And you better believe that everyone had their opinion on that, something that was easily determined by their friendship status on Myspace. The socia...
10 times Ghostemane completely redefined trap metal
10 times Ghostemane completely redefined trap metal
While eagerly awaiting Ghostemane’s forthcoming album, ANTI-ICON, let’s recap some of the defining points in his discography so far. These are the picks from Ghostemane’s creative timeline that reflect his ability to take the elements from trap, metal and industrial worlds and mix them in genre-defying ways that redefine the framework of trap metal and heavy music in general. Prime your mind ... R
Can you figure out what these death-metal band logos say?
Can you figure out what these death-metal band logos say?
Death-metal bands have long held the tradition of having nearly unreadable logos. Capturing scratchy, drippy, gore-obsessed designs, they immediately make you think, “What the hell does that say?” In the years since pioneers such as Cannibal Corpse, Morbid Angel or Deicide have crafted vile-looking logos that were semi-readable, death-metal bands have gone to the absolute extreme in their designs
10 rising metal bands you need to bang your head to right now
10 rising metal bands you need to bang your head to right now
Probably more than any other genre, the world of heavy metal has grown in both scope and vision. And nothing quite epitomizes that sentiment as these 10 rising metal bands you need to bang your head to right now. These groups have taken cues from existing subgenres to make their aural dreams (OK, and nightmares) come to fruition...
Behemoth frontman Nergal admits to lying about YMCA T-shirt controversy
Behemoth frontman Nergal admits to lying about YMCA T-shirt controversy
Behemoth was in the news in August over a controversy involving frontman Nergal a t-shirt, religion and a YMCA. Now, the black-metal outfit says the incident was all fabricated. The admission came in an interview over Behemoth's most recent controversy involving Nergal wearing a 'Black Metal Against Antifa' t-shirt and posting about it online...
Jason Momoa taps Vancouver death metal band for roles in his show ‘See’
Jason Momoa taps Vancouver death metal band for roles in his show ‘See’
If you've taken time to look into the personal life of actor Jason Momoa, you should know he's super into metal and he's taking his passions a step further than most with his new show See. After making his way out to see Vancouver tech death band Archspire last year, Momoa has tapped members of the band to appear in the new show. Re...
Greta Thunberg responds to viral death metal speech remix
Greta Thunberg responds to viral death metal speech remix
UPDATE: OCT. 1, 2019, 1:48 P.M ET The viral metal take on the impassioned speech from teen activist Greta Thunberg is setting out to do some good as well. Receiving an official release today, All of the proceeds for the single will benefit Greenpeace, an international activist group fighting for climate action and educating people about the environment. Rea...
Metal band involuntary cancels shows amid religious authority backlash
Metal band involuntary cancels shows amid religious authority backlash
The debate between death-metal fans and contrasting religious officials continues to heat up amid a band’s recent forced cancelation. According to Loudwire, Defiled involuntarily canceled their shows in Miri and Sibu this weekend due to Christian authorities in Malaysia contesting the band’s lyrical components. Furthe...

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