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10 ‘SNL’ jokes that alternative fans will instantly relate to
10 ‘SNL’ jokes that alternative fans will instantly relate to
Saturday Night Live has not only featured artists in the scene as hosts and musical performers, but the NBC show has also poked fun at the alternative music scene in general in various skits.  Whether it’s making Paramore parodies or heavy-metal lullabies, SNL has made several hilarious jokes over the years that are particularly near and dear to scene kids.  Read mo...
10 dark-pop artists who are proving that genres are best when blended
10 dark-pop artists who are proving that genres are best when blended
These days, it’s safe to say that genre labels such as pop and indie aren't sufficient enough.  It’s rare for artists to confine themselves to one genre anymore, even on one track. That's led to a bunch of more specific but still just as confusing genre names we use in an attempt to narrow down the type of music we’re talking about. Read more: 10 times ... Read More ...
The essential emo albums from the genre’s 35-year history
The essential emo albums from the genre’s 35-year history
Here at AltPress, we've learned a crucial lesson. Mainstream America doesn't understand that the concept of "emo" is over 30 years old. We know it wasn't invented in a Hot Topic store. But we also know that the Grammys don't have a category for "Best Emo Performance By A Duo Or Group With A Minimum Of Three Fascinating Haircuts...
Lil Peep’s mother sues late rapper’s management team for wrongful death
Lil Peep’s mother sues late rapper’s management team for wrongful death
The mother of late rapper Lil Peep is suing the artist’s former management and tour company nearly two years after his death.  According to TMZ, Liza Womack, Peep’s mother, filed a lawsuit on Monday against First Access Entertainment, the company that was responsible for the rapper’s last tour prior to his death.  Read more: Lil Peep... Read More ...
Lil Xan fan gets rapper’s face tattoos, proves “cult fanbase” dedication
Lil Xan fan gets rapper’s face tattoos, proves “cult fanbase” dedication
One Lil Xan fan took their dedication to the next level by getting the same exact face tattoos as the rapper. One Instagram user @high.xanxiety posted a photo of all their face tats that match the originals on the rapper’s face. Read more: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ first reactions confirm we’re all going to cry “New tattoo xanarchy gang forever!! I love you @xanxiety,” the ...