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new emo artists, poorstacy, the kid laroi, deb never, shrimp

Ever since the inception of emotional hardcore in the ’80s, each decade had defining bands who updated the sound and meaning of emo to the musical landscape of the time. The ’90s were all about Midwest emo and screamo, and in the 2000s, emo peaked as a mainstream obsession, thanks to MCR, Fall Out Boy, […]

The post 15 bands and solo artists who are rewriting the emo rulebook appeared first on Alternative Press.

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Morgan Simpson of black midi plays drums on the track.
Wu-Lu Quietly Rages on Simmering New Song “Times”: Stream
Eddie Fu For more, check out: ConsequenceOfSound.net (Source)…

Noise bands, girls in synthesis, jesus and mary chain, boris, lydia lunch

When it initially blasted into the world from New York’s Lower East Side almost concurrently with punk in 1977, it was dubbed no wave. Village Voice critic Robert Christgau referred to it as “skronk,” an onomatopoeia based around the general guitar sound. He uncharitably dubbed its ’80s practitioners “pigfucker” bands. This writer’s personal name for […]

The post 15 bands who are crucial to the history of noise music appeared first on Alternative Press.

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post-punk, magazine, yeah yeah yeahs, pleasure venom, public image ltd

Post-punk had to happen. Punk rock opened all this space for people to make exactly the kind of art or culture that the disenfranchised had been imagining in their heads, and maybe had limited means or skills by which to make it. But what if you didn’t want to crank out recharged three-chord rock ’n’ […]

The post 15 essential post-punk bands who represent the evolution of the genre appeared first on Alternative Press.

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Scottish alternative bands | New alternative artists from Scotland

Between the likes of Snow Patrol, Biffy Clyro and beyond, Scotland set some solid roots in the ’90s mainstream alternative explosion. Don’t mistake its prominence in the music scene as a thing of the past, though. The country has been churning out new powerhouse bands well into the modern era. Though relatively small compared to other alternative hubs such as the […]

The post 10 emerging Scottish bands who are innovating alternative music appeared first on Alternative Press.

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modern riot grrrl bands, skinny girl diet, margaritas podridas, big joanie, the regrettes

The riot grrrl underground feminist punk movement began in the early ’90s in the Pacific Northwest before expanding to the rest of the world. Credited by some for kick-starting third-wave feminism, riot grrrl was a scene where women could express themselves through music.  Many bands were influenced and started because of riot grrrl, with the […]

The post 20 bands keeping the riot grrrl spirit alive in their own unique way appeared first on Alternative Press.

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It’s taken from their upcoming studio album Seek Shelter.
Iceage Go Britpop on New Song “Shelter Song”: Stream
Nina Corcoran For more, check out: ConsequenceOfSound.net (Source)…

The second track released from the late Suicide singer’s long-lost solo album, Mutator.
Posthumous Alan Vega Song “Fist” Unveiled: Stream
Eli Enis For more, check out: ConsequenceOfSound.net (Source)…

best goth punk bands, bauhaus, alkaline trio, Siouxsie and the Banshees, the Damned

“Goth-punk,” eh? Not as far-fetched as you might believe. Goth was essentially an offshoot of punk, especially its darker early bands—the Damned or Siouxsie And The Banshees, anyone? But basically, anyone playing chainsaw punk rooted in the artsier end of glam a la Bowie and Roxy Music, a fondness for Hammer horror films, macabre literature […]

The post 10 bands who led the very grisly idea of goth-punk across history appeared first on Alternative Press.

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Taken from the UK post-punks’ forthcoming debut album, Bright Green Field
Squid Unveil the Origins of New Single “Paddling”: Stream
Ben Kaye For more, check out: ConsequenceOfSound.net (Source)…