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Get Better Records is a label as well as a vibrant community for artists
Get Better Records is a label as well as a vibrant community for artists
For more than a decade, Philadelphia’s Get Better Records has been releasing a steady stream of music by punk, hardcore and indie bands, including current artists COWBOY BOY, Potty Mouth and Nervus. The queer-run record label features an ever-growing roster under their overarching umbrella that serves as a haven not only for outspoken rockers but also for underserved and underrepresented talents.
Kane Caples knows inclusivity starts with self-acceptance and community
Kane Caples knows inclusivity starts with self-acceptance and community
Kane Caples is a multifaceted personality who is transforming every project they touch. Caples is a passionate skateboarder, working to promote the sport and the community more broadly. They have also made a major effect through fashion, interviews and the culture at large, appearing with a diverse range of platforms, from Thrasher and Vanity Fair to Skateism and the Dazed 100...
AltPress Weekly: Bob Dylan, Meet Me @ The Altar, Trixie Mattel and more
AltPress Weekly: Bob Dylan, Meet Me @ The Altar, Trixie Mattel and more
Welcome to the second installment of AltPress Weekly. Each week, we’ll cover new things we want you to check out. We’ll shout out fresh song drops and vintage finds, highlighting longtime favorites and brand-new discoveries. We’ll also feature the stories we can’t stop thinking about, along with all of the goings-on here at Alternative Press. This week, we want ...
k.d. lang revisits LGBTQIA+ dance music history on ‘makeover’—listen
k.d. lang revisits LGBTQIA+ dance music history on ‘makeover’—listen
k.d lang has released her latest album makeover. The record is now available via Nonesuch Records. The new collection features remixes of some of lang’s most important early material. Revisiting tracks such as “Miss Chatelaine,” “Summerfling” and “Theme From The Valley Of The Dolls,” the release highlights lang’s crossover appeal in the realm of electronic dance music. Read more: Phoebe Bridgers a
Nova Twins and Meet Me @ The Altar are inspiring the next gen of music
Nova Twins and Meet Me @ The Altar are inspiring the next gen of music
Since their inception, English rock duo Nova Twins (vocalist/guitarist Amy Love and bassist Georgia South) have been defying convention and making room for women of color in alternative-rock spaces. Meanwhile, American pop-punk band Meet Me @ The Altar, a three-piece energetic group composed of lead vocalist Edith Johnson, bassist Téa Campbell and drummer Ada Juarez, who are Black and Latinx, have
Billie Eilish, Lizzo and more are set to headline Firefly Music Festival
Billie Eilish, Lizzo and more are set to headline Firefly Music Festival
Firefly Music Festival has announced its 2021 lineup. The iconic music festival will return this year for four days, taking place Sept. 23-26. The event will be held at the Woodlands at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware. In total, the festival will host over 120 artists, along with a wide range of amenities and other experiences...
Aly & AJ’s first album in 14 years will be the soundtrack of your summer
Aly & AJ’s first album in 14 years will be the soundtrack of your summer
It has been 14 years since Aly & AJ released an album, but they are back and ready to soundtrack your summer. Thanks to their music as well as various acting gigs, Aly & AJ secured their place as pop culture staples in the 2000s. Their last album Insomniatic included the iconic “Potential Breakup Song,” which the sisters recently reimagined with more explicit lyrics.  Now, Aly &... Rea
Hayley Kiyoko learns to rely on herself in vintage-themed “Found My Friends”
Hayley Kiyoko learns to rely on herself in vintage-themed “Found My Friends”
There's a reason mega alt-pop artist Hayley Kiyoko is known as "Lesbian Jesus" to adoring fans who celebrate her celebration and openness about the LGBTQIA+ community in her songs. Now, she's back with a brand-new track. Long-time listeners have been patiently waiting for new music, and can finally add new single "Found My Friends" to their rotation and stream it on repeat... R

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