Current track




As It Is

musicians new careers, Jason Schwartzman, phantom planet, dan spitz, anthrax, as it is, patrick foley, greg gaffin, bad religion

Rock ‘n’ roll is a wild and crazy career to pursue. Some handle it well, throw up devil horns and spray their hair, even in the afterlife. Others enjoy the experience but discover that they want to pursue other things outside of touring and playing music. There’s certainly nothing wrong with this, as passion ebbs […]

The post 10 musicians who left music to pursue a different career appeared first on Alternative Press.

For more, go to: (Source)

As It Is-min

As It Is have confirmed they are parting ways with drummer Patrick Foley. In a short video shared on Tuesday, Foley reveals he has decided to pursue a career as a firefighter. Read more: See Kevin Bacon serenade his goats with a cover of Radiohead’s “Creep” As It Is have seen a few lineup changes […]

The post As It Is drummer Patrick Foley is leaving the band to become a firefighter appeared first on Alternative Press.

For more, go to: (Source)

The Hot Topic Foundation has announced Mental Notes, a virtual concert that is benefitting Mental Health America (MHA). The virtual gig is being hosted by My Chemical Romance‘s Mikey Way. As well, the concert will include performances from Black Veil Brides, As It Is, Bishop Briggs and more. Read more: Watch Ghostemane’s chaotic Poppy-directed video for […]

The post Mikey Way is hosting Hot Topic’s benefit show with BVB and Bishop Briggs appeared first on Alternative Press.

For more, go to: (Source)

Who among us hasn’t fantasized about living the rock star life? (Well, besides rappers.) Seriously though, who wouldn’t want a gig like that? The tears of the bright-eyed are the lubrication that keeps the rock ‘n’ roll machine pumping along. But what if a life of stardom could be gleaned from the stars themselves? In […]

The post Find out what kind of rock star you would be based on your zodiac sign appeared first on Alternative Press.

For more, go to: (Source)

It’s finally Virgo season! It’s time to celebrate some of the coolest Virgos, born from Aug. 23 to Sept. 22. Virgos are known for being organized, creative, efficient, independent and charitable. Virgos are earth signs, which means they are also grounded and well adjusted. In the music industry, it’s great to have a Virgo around […]

The post 20 Virgos in the music scene celebrating their birthday season appeared first on Alternative Press.

For more, go to: (Source)

[Photo via Wikimedia Commons/Kellyjeanne9] Patty Walters has just announced that he is officially engaged. The former YouTube star and As It Is Singer took to social media to announce the good news.  But, in order to not draw attention away from the very important Black Lives Matter movement, Walters and his fiancé, Dottie James urged […]

[Photo credit: Johnny Silvercloud for Creative Commons] People across the United States and around the world have been protesting for days in response to George Floyd being killed by police. Like many, members of the music community have stepped forward as allies to the Black Lives Matter movement and expressed how finding the right words […]

[Photos by: Bishop Briggs/Eric Ray Davidson, Nick Santino, Enter Shikari/Derek Ridgers, twenty one pilots] We’re well into this new temporary way of life of being stuck at home due to coronavirus. Retail stores, bars, restaurants and now movie theaters have closed their doors to the public. This means you’ve probably been sitting inside cycling through […]

[Photo via YouTube] As It Is joined the Fearless At Home livestream and played two classic tracks from the comfort of their own homes. The band performed a socially distant version of “Soap” from their studios, living rooms and one member even headed to his backyard for the video. Read more: Linkin Park are working […]

[Photos by: As It Is/Fearless, The Pretty Reckless/Graham Fielder, Ice Nine Kills/Tina Korhonen, The Almost/Fearless] Fearless Records just announced their alternative star-studded lineup for their livestream event Fearless at Home. Artists such as As It Is, Grayscale, Ice Nine Kills, Locket, Plain White T’s, Set It Off, The Almost, The Plot In You, The Pretty […]