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1994 punk albums, hole, green day, l7, rancid

To consider Alternative Press’ list of 1994’s top 15 punk albums, one has to bear in mind two factors: Green Day’s Dookie was released Feb. 1. Kurt Cobain died by his own hand April 5. The alternative nation’s voice was suddenly, shockingly stilled. After three years of the most popular music being an agonized scream […]

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Alternative drum intros | Iconic alternative drummers

If there’s one indisputable truth in this world, it’s that alternative music has no shortage of iconic drummers. Quite literally setting the beat for the genre, these artists put the power behind some of our favorite tracks. And boy, do we love getting a taste for it right from the top with some badass drum […]

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The Network Threat Level Midnight-min

Last year, Green Day‘s music rivals the Network resurface after almost 15 years to release a brand new full-length album. Now, the mysterious group are back and just delivered their first live performance in nearly two decades on the Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon. Read more: Chadwick Boseman and Trent Reznor among 2021 Golden Globes […]

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Early band member contributions Alternative band lineup changes

While some bands have miraculously played for decades without a lineup change, most have had to replace a member or two throughout their tenure. We see it all the time, though it’s not always as staggering as, say, Matt Skiba stepping into a Tom DeLonge-shaped void. Often, it marks a natural progression for people who had […]

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green day 2020

As promised, Green Day are back with their first piece of new music in 2021. Over the weekend, the punk rock trio debuted their energetic new single “Here Comes The Shock” during the NHL game in Lake Tahoe. Read more: Daft Punk announce their break up with this powerful video—watch Although both Billie Joe Armstrong […]

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best pop punk drummers, frank zummo, jess bowen, andy hurley, tre cool

If you’ve been a pop-punk fan for quite some time now, we’re willing to bet it was a fast, upbeat song that first made you fall in love with the genre. You probably still remember the jolt of energy you felt when your now-favorite songs blasted through your speakers for the first time, and you […]

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green day 2020

Green Day fans may want to get their wallets ready because rumors are swirling new Funko Pop! figures are finally on the way. Thanks to a leak, some fans are convinced new Pop! vinyl figures of Billie Joe Armstrong, Tre Cool and Mike Dirnt are in the works. Read more: Bam Margera asks fans to […]

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green day 2020

We are just under a week away from seeing the Kansas City Chiefs and Tampa Bay Buccaneers go head-to-head at the 2021 Super Bowl. Of course, the entire week leading up to Super Bowl Sunday is set to be filled with celebratory events including a new performance from Green Day. The punk rock trio are […]

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1991 punk albums, billie joe armstrong, bikini kill, nirvana, fugazi

Welcome to Alternative Press’ pick of the 15 best punk albums of 1991. It was a momentous year, one in which underground culture burst into the mainstream, taking punk and all its offshoots with it. Blame it on one album: Nirvana’s Nevermind.  Many punkier-than-thou types will moan when seeing this album’s inclusion. They’d be denying […]

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Green Day The Network-min

The Network, the group pretending not to be Green Day, are treating fans to plenty of new music this week. The mysterious group have not only dropped their new EP Trans Am, but they have also unveiled a chaotic new video for the title track. As well, it looks like their new EP isn’t the […]

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