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grammy awards nominations rock metal

Award season is upon us, finally unveiling the nominees for the 64th Annual Grammy Awards. The window for nomination ran from Sept. 1, 2020 through Sept. 20, 2021, with many of the nominations emerging last year. In the realm of rock, metal and alternative, artists from AC/DC and Foo Fighters to Halsey and St. Vincent […]

The post Halsey, Rob Zombie, Deftones & more nominated for GRAMMY Awards appeared first on Alternative Press.

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The Recording Academy continues to exist within its own strange dimension, one in which Jon Batiste is the center of the musical universe and the second Lady Gaga/Tony Bennett jazz duets album was one of the landmark popular music events of 2021. You have to hand it to them for the consistency, at least: So many extremely Grammys-esque artists were showered with nominations today in preparation for the Jan. 31 ceremony at, uh, Crypto.com Arena. Some of them, like Taylor Swift and Justin Bieber and Billie Eilish, are actually this popular in the real world. And some of them are H.E.R.

For more, go to: Stereogum.com (Source)

Check out who's up for an award. Continue reading…

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jawny 10 topics

JAWNY connected with AltPress for issue #399. During the 10 Topics conversation, the indie-pop artist talks about his greatest musical strength, his (almost) professional skateboarding career and the most important lessons he has learned so far. GREATEST MUSICAL STRENGTH I genuinely think my greatest musical strength is that I can play every instrument decently. I […]

The post JAWNY discusses skateboarding and why his mom is his biggest inspiration appeared first on Alternative Press.

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FINNEAS

A 2007 episode of Family Guy opens with Peter Griffin presenting his wife with a gift. “Lionel Richie’s Can’t Slow Down?” she asks. “Great album, Lois, great album,” Peter says. “I didn’t know who I was until I heard this album.” Cut to Peter alone in his room, sitting off the side of his bed, […]

The post FINNEAS on embracing transparency to make his debut album appeared first on Alternative Press.

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bad omens the death of peace of mind announcement

Bad Omens have announced their latest album, THE DEATH OF PEACE OF MIND, which is set for release Feb. 25 via Sumerian Records. Alongside the announcement, the group dropped the record’s title track and a visual to go with it. Read more: Bad Omens made their album to help others “feel in control and powerful” […]

The post Bad Omens announce new album ‘THE DEATH OF PEACE OF MIND,’ drop title track appeared first on Alternative Press.

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Jesse Crankson

There may be no more definitively 2021 musical artist than PinkPantheress. Huge on TikTok, just barely past her teens, drenched in nostalgia for Y2K-era dance music, founded on overt sampling, intersecting with prevailing movements like bedroom pop and hyperpop and the pop-punk revival — this still mostly anonymous 21-year-old university student from South London could not be more zeitgeisty if she tried. And with the release of her debut mixtape to hell with it this Friday, she becomes the latest organic viral sensation to be swept up into the major-label machine.

For more, go to: Stereogum.com (Source)

Kim Kardashian West was the host of Saturday Night Live this weekend, opposite musical guest Halsey. In a sketch called “The People’s Kourt,” Kardashian played a television court show judge, presiding over a ton of people in the Kardashian orbit. Chris Redd played Kanye West, Travis Barker was played by Mikey Day, Pete Davidson (friend of Machine Gun Kelly) played Machine Gun Kelly. Halsey was also in the sketch as Kendall Jenner, Melissa Villaseñor played Kylie, and Chloe Fineman played Megan Fox. Watch that below.

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Halsey was the musical guest on Saturday Night Live this weekend, performing tracks from their Trent Reznor/Atticus Ross-produced album If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power. Reznor and Ross were not along for the ride, but Halsey did bring along Lindsey Buckingham, who reprised his role on the ballad “Darling.” Halsey also did “I Am Not A Woman, I’m A God” from the album.

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The ‘If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power’ singer also performed lead single “I Am Not A Woman, I’m A God” For more, check out: RollingStone.com (Source)