10 records that could be the soundtrack to your next meditation session

When life gets hectic, it’s important to take a minute for yourself to reset and clear your mind. Music is always a go-to way to destress, whether it’s validating our feelings or mellowing us out. Read more: 11 rising alternative artists who fine-tuned their sound this past year Meditation is a practice of mindfulness and […]

10 alternative covers that completely transformed pop hits

While we love when artists gift us with never-before-heard songs, there’s just something about a cover that will always get us excited.  Since the Punk Goes Pop days, scene artists covering pop tracks have been a popular trend, and vice versa. Through unexpected collabs and covers, we’ve discovered mainstream artists who are truly scene kids […]

10 modern alternative artists who are channeling the sound of the ’80s

The ’80s feel like a lifetime away, and for many in the scene, they actually are (yikes). The good news is the decade has left a longstanding musical legacy. The incorporation of 1980s sound elements into modern music is hardly new, but its frequency seems to be rising. It seems impossible to turn on the […]

10 things you probably didn’t know about twenty one pilots’ ‘Blurryface’ era

You discovered Dema at the end of the Blurryface era and have followed along with Clancy’s letters. And with countless music video theories throughout twenty one pilots’ career, it’s clear not much gets by the Clique. However, with the band’s breakout album turning five, we thought we’d give it a shot. Plenty has unfolded from the […]

10 artists you probably shouldn’t try to crowdsurf to

Crowdsurfing is a fun thing to do at a concert. You have the chance to get closer to the band and maybe even make it onstage for a moment before security comes and escorts you off. As entertaining as it can be, though, there are certain shows where crowdsurfing just isn’t the move, either because […]

Top 10 lyrics that are better than any self-help book

Everyone goes through bouts where they feel unsure of themselves. It could be from starting a new journey in life or questioning something someone said in passing.  Luckily, one of the greatest things about music is that there’s a song for every emotion. Whether it’s happiness, sadness, love and everything in between, there’s probably a […]

LANY drop new music video and other news you might have missed today

Snail Mail announced new U.S. tour dates—plus, don’t miss new limited-edition vinyl from the Distillers. Check out the news you might have missed today below! 1. The Distillers announce vinyl release of “Man Vs. Magnet” and “Blood In Gutters”   View this post on Instagram   Let us love you , with our 7”, this […]

13 rockin’ boy band covers to complete your #TBT

In the spirit of Throwback Thursday, we’re taking a trip down memory lane and revisiting a few iconic boy band covers performed by some of our scene favorites. Whether you’re Team *NSYNC or Team Backstreet Boys, part of the 5SOS army or a One Directioner, we have a beloved boy band cover just for you. […]

The 50 best albums of 2018

Do you have any idea how many records are released in any given year? That’s OK, neither do we. We do know that there are thousands of records that come out every year, from manufactured pop stars to local church choirs, and all of them are hoping to get your attention. So through all the […]

Fall Out Boy add special guest to upcoming show and other news you might have missed today

Citizen will be embarking on a short string of headlining dates—plus, watch a new music video from Terror. Check out the news you might have missed today below! Read more: Blink-182 cancel Riot Fest performance, mini tour, more 1. Fall Out Boy add a special guest to their Columbus show Special thanks for @falloutboy for […]

Hear LANY tease new song, “malibu nights 2018”

[Photo by: LANY/Facebook] LANY released their spectacular, self-titled debut last year, and the band are back to sharing new music. And safe to say, we can’t wait to hear the song in full. Read more: 20 study songs to get you through the school year The band are currently in Asia playing arenas (yeah, arenas!), and […]

LANY announce 2018 tour dates and other news your might have missed today

[Photo by: LANY/Facebook] LANY announce 2018 tour dates—plus, catch Stacked Like Pancakes on tour. Check out the news you might have missed today. Read more: Paramore blow our minds with new music video for “Rose-Colored Boy” 1. LANY released tour dates for 2018   shows x – A post shared by LANY (@thisislany) on Feb […]

Bonnaroo 2018 lineup revealed: Paramore, the Killers, more

[Photos by: Lindsey Byrnes, Anton Corbijn, Mike Dempsey] The 2018 lineup for this June's Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival has finally been announced, and the stellar group of acts features Paramore, the Killers, Manchester Orchestra, LANY and many, many more! See it all below. Read more: Coachella 2018 lineup announced—see it here Eminem and Muse […]

Coachella's 2018 lineup is here—see who's playing

​The full 2018 Coachella lineup has been announced, and you might want to start planning a trip to Indio, California, to watch some of the bands who are playing. The festival is happening on the second and third weekends of April, and you can see the full lineup below. Read more: Fandoms you do NOT want […]

Hear LANY's dreamy cover of Harry Styles' "Sign Of The Times"

[Photo by: LANY/Facebook, Harry Styles/Facebook] Our favorite up-and-coming alt rockers LANY shared a dreamy, stripped-down cover of Harry Styles' “Sign Of The Times,” and it's a masterpiece that we'll likely have on repeat the rest of the day. Read more: 14 LANY lyrics for when you need an Instagram caption The session was recorded as part […]

14 LANY lyrics for when you need an Instagram caption

[Photo by: LANY/Facebook] Captions are imperative for a bomb AF Instagram post, and alternative dream-pop band LANY can help you craft a cool and accurate description — while also ensuring mass likes. LANY’s songs—from faves like “ILYSB” to “Made In Hollywood”—are vivid and descriptive, pairing perfectly with a plethora of random moments you capture or […]

LANY's self-titled new album raises the bar to perfection

LANY LANY FILE UNDER: Dream pop for the next generation ROCKS LIKE: the 1975, Phoenix, the Griswolds WHAT'S DIFFERENT: Taking a different approach to introducing themselves to the world, the LA-based trio released four EPs before delving into their first full-length album. The result? A self-titled debut that sounds nothing like a debut. It’s better. Fully […]

LANY debut dreamily heartbreaking “Good Girls” music video

Alt rockers LANY have debuted a dreamy new music video for their single “Good Girls,” taken from their forthcoming self-titled debut full-length. Give the video a watch below! Read more: Watch LANY’s romantic late night performance of “ILYSB” The music video is set-up to be a prequel to the band's “ILYSB” music video, which was […]

Watch LANY’s romantic late night performance of “ILYSB”

In advance of their forthcoming album, LANY made a stop on Late Night With Seth Meyers, performing their song “ILYSB.” Check out the beautiful performance below! Read more: 11 indie-pop bands any true pop-punk fan will like The band took to the stage in the most romantic way, decorated with their famous roses and instrumentals […]

Here's a virtual backstage pass to LANY's US tour promoting their upcoming debut album–watch

Watch as our APTV Correspondent, K, catches up with California trio LANY (pronounced lay-nee, but representing the cities of Los Angeles and New York and everything in between) on their US tour promoting their upcoming self-titled full-length debut album, as well as in celebration of playing together as LANY for three years. With 22 dates, […]
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