Inside Louisville's Louder Than Life Festival

Louder Than Life Festival broke its attendance record during its four-day takeover. From Nine Inch Nails to Evanescence, relive the event with our photo gallery.

How the Warning, hard rock’s hottest new band, morphed from viral covers to hell-raising shreds

The Warning are quickly becoming one of hard rock’s most remarkable acts. The group discuss how the message of their new album ERROR cracks the Gen-Z mold.

Halestorm announce fall tour with the Warning and New Years Day

Halestorm have announced their fall 2022 tour. The Warning and New Years Day will support the band on their trip across the U.S. The tour kicks off Sept. 21 in Huntsville, Alabama. Read more: Lamb Of God announce new album ‘Omens’ along with 2022 tour Alternative Press connected with Lzzy Hale of Halestorm earlier this […]

AP drops second collection of exclusive Dance Gavin Dance 'Jackpot Juicer' cassettes

Last week, Alternative Press unveiled Dance Gavin Dance as our May cover stars. Now we’re bringing you more exciting news. AP is offering fans a new exclusive cassette variant of the album, available in diamond and limited to 750 copies. The cassette is part of a special bundle with the physical magazine, and AP is […]

Lzzy Hale on how a pandemic couldn’t stop Halestorm from creating their fifth album

Halestorm’s fifth album, Back From The Dead, bursts from its COVID-19-inflicted crypt this week (May 6), a deeply personal effort depicting the band’s personal struggles through the last few years of uncertainty through the power of their anthemic hard rock. In celebration of the rock legends’ glittering next era, Halestorm mastermind Lzzy Hale delves into […]

PinkPantheress went from running fan pages as a teen to becoming the subject of them

It’s nearly May, which means the next issue of Alternative Press is here. We’re ecstatic to present our new issue (#406) with cover star PinkPantheress. Check out a preview of the story below. Alongside PinkPantheress, a number of talented creatives appear within the pages of our May issue. That roster includes Uffie, Mothica, Post Animal, […]

Red Hot Chili Peppers, the Gaslight Anthem and 8 other things you need to check out this week

Check out The Latest – for all the essential new music, tickets and livestreams you need right now. Unlimited Love, Red Hot Chili Peppers’ new album, is the soundtrack to your weekend Bands don’t get much bigger than Red Hot Chili Peppers, and the release of new album Unlimited Love, out today, is one of […]

Halestorm and the Pretty Reckless announce tour with Lilith Czar and the Warning

Halestorm and the Pretty Reckless are gearing up for a 2022 summer tour. The run features a special all-women guest lineup, including the Warning and Lilith Czar on select dates. Read more: Halestorm to tour with Stone Temple Pilots, Mammoth WVH, Black Stone Cherry Halestorm spoke on the tour in a social media post, writing, […]

Halestorm to tour with Stone Temple Pilots, Mammoth WVH, Black Stone Cherry

Halestorm will set out on a U.S. tour in May following the release of their fifth studio album, Back From The Dead. Stone Temple Pilots, Mammoth WVH and Black Stone Cherry will support on select dates. Read more: Avril Lavigne had to fight throughout her career to make the music she wanted to The new […]

14 artists influenced by Nirvana, from Kid Cudi to the Pretty Reckless

It’s pretty much impossible to overstate how much music was changed when Nirvana arrived on the scene. After bands such as R.E.M. and Pixies laid the groundwork for what alternative music could be, Kurt Cobain’s songwriting on Nevermind introduced their signature sound of punk-rock ethos and pop music hooks. The end result would transform the future […]

Halestorm release "Back From The Dead (Unplugged)" ahead of livestream

Grammy-winning rock band Halestorm have shared “Back From The Dead (Unplugged),” an acoustic reimagining of their latest single “Back From The Dead.” The band also announced an upcoming December livestream concert. The track was originally released in August and is currently the No. 1 rock song in the country according to Mediabase. The single also […]

Amy Lee and Lzzy Hale discuss the joys of touring with your friends

Evanescence and Halestorm’s tour, launching Nov. 5 from Portland, Oregon, is rapidly approaching. During the run, the bands will be joined by PLUSH and Lilith Czar on select dates, crossing the U.S. along the way. Read more: Evanescence debut new NFT collection based on ‘Echoes From The Void’ The tour is a welcome sight for […]

Evanescence and Halestorm add new dates for fall co-headlining tour

Evanescence and Halestorm have included additional dates in their upcoming fall tour across the United States. The bands have added Denver, Tampa, Nashville and Minneapolis to their list of cities to perform in during the run. Read more: Lilith Czar is the positive, empowering force that Juliet Simms needed The hard-rock powerhouses will commence their […]

Amy Lee, Taylor Momsen, Maria Brink & Lzzy Hale discuss the state of rock

In part one of this round-table conversation, Amy Lee, Lzzy Hale, Taylor Momsen and Maria Brink flipped the script. “I was thinking women’s empowerment is if we didn’t talk about women’s empowerment at all and actually spent this hour talking about our music and what we do,” Lee suggested. So, they highlighted their new albums and discussed why people […]

Taylor Momsen, Amy Lee, Maria Brink & Lzzy Hale discuss labels in music

Before there was Amy Lee, Lzzy Hale, Taylor Momsen and Maria Brink, there was Joan Jett, Patti Smith, Poly Styrene and Kathleen Hanna. Generation after generation, these rock stars and others in their position have dreaded receiving what has become an inevitable label of “female-led,” “female-fronted,” “women in rock” or “female rock.” While all of […]

15 artists who would perfectly soundtrack Marvel's Phases 4 and 5

From the rock anthems that followed us through Iron Man to the timeless classics we danced to with Baby Groot in Guardians Of The Galaxy, Marvel has given us incredible soundtracks to coincide with their phenomenal movies. However, with the next phase of the MCU underway, we couldn’t help but think about how things could […]

Evanescence perform "Better Without You," announce tour with Halestorm

After nearly 10 years since Evanescence put out a collection of new work, their latest release The Bitter Truth has catapulted them back into the mainstream. Just weeks after the LP release, Evanescence joined The Kelly Clarkson Show to perform “Better Without You.” Led by vocalist Amy Lee, the group put on a larger-than-life, fiery […]

10 times alternative artists reimagined their own tracks for the better

Nothing beats the first time hearing one of your favorite songs. It’s a feeling we never fully appreciate at the moment but then nostalgically crave forever. Fortunately, alternative artists frequently grant us the opportunity to once again hear these tracks from new perspectives through reimagined versions. From acoustic renditions to orchestral backings and full-on genre […]

Ash Costello, Poppy and Nita Strauss among upcoming WWE performances

Anticipation continues to build with Wrestlemania 37’s two-night event just days away, but the WWE isn’t done with exciting lineup additions. New Years Day vocalist Ash Costello is finally hitting the stage to perform “Brutality” live for Rhea Ripley as she enters the ring to face Asuka for the RAW Women’s Championship on April 11. Costello […]

10 women vocalists who brought a unique sound to 2000s alternative

“Not all bands fronted by women sound like Paramore” is beginning to become a pretty popular adage in the alternative music scene. It’s not that drawing a likeness to Hayley Williams isn’t a compliment—it may be one of the highest. But consistent comparisons to the most iconic woman-led group to emerge from the 2000s totally overlook […]
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