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Hello Again, Listen to the First Song from Kittyhawk’s New Album, ‘Hello Again’

"Welcome home."<p>We are reminded daily of the trend of—ugh, bear with us—emo revival [<i>shudders</i>]. And while the phrase is totally cringe-worthy, there are definitely a lot of new, young bands popping up, paying strong homage to the sad bastard music of yesteryear, like Mineral, Braid, and American …

Lights streams new song, “Running With The Boys” - News - Alternative Press

<b>Lights</b> has released a new song titled "Running With The Boys" The track is taken from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming album, <i>Little Machines</i>, which …

New Singles

Silverstein sign to Rise Records, new album in 2015 - News - Alternative Press

<b>Silverstein</b> have officially signed to Rise Records (worldwide) and New Damage Records (Canada), who will release the band's new studio album in 2015. …

New Albums

Have Mercy (Hopeless Records) announce sophomore album, ‘A Place Of Our Own’ - News - Alternative Press

Recent Hopeless Records signees <b>Have Mercy</b> have announced their sophomore full-length album, <i>A Place Of Our Own</i>, which will be released on October 27. …

Babe Ruth

The Word Alive, the Color Morale, the Dead Rabbitts (Craig Mabbitt of Escape The Fate) announce tour - News - Alternative Press

<b>The Word Alive</b> have announced that they will headline the Get Real Tour this fall with the Color Morale, Our Last Night, the Dead Rabbitts and Miss …

El Paso

Motionless In White stream new album, ‘Reincarnate’ - News - Alternative Press

<b>UPDATE:</b> Stream the album in full below:<p><b>Motionless In White</b> have hidden special boxes all over the globe, and as fans find them, the band are …

Hands Like Houses post music video for “Release (A Tale Of Outer Suburbia)” from ‘Reimagine’ EP - News - Alternative Press

<b>Hands Like Houses</b> are preparing the release of their upcoming EP, <i>Reimagine</i> (which features alternative and acoustic takes on songs from the band's …

Music Videos

The World Is A Beautiful Place stream new song, “Space Exploration” - News - Alternative Press

The World is a Beautiful Place & I am No Longer Afraid to Die have released a new song, “Space Exploration To Solve Earthly Crises." The track is …

Dazy (The Girl) releases “Let It Go” cover featuring Jake Bundrick of Mayday Parade - News - Alternative Press

Singer/songwriter Lauren Wilhelm, also referred to under the moniker of <b>Dazy (The Girl)</b>, has released a pop-punk influenced cover of "Let It Go," the …

Pop Punk

Veara announce fall headlining tour with Sudden Suspension, Second To Last - News - Alternative Press

<b>Veara</b> will embark on a 20-date headlining tour this fall, with rotational support from pop-punk upstarts <b>Sudden Suspension</b> and <b>Second To Last</b>. You can …

Pop Punk

Mercury Prize Nominees Revealed

The shortlist of nominees for the Barclaycard Mercury Prize, which honors the best British album of the past year as chosen by a panel of British music critics and industry figures, has been announced. The list is:<p>FKA twigs - <i>LP1</i> <br>Damon Albarn - <i>Everyday Robots</i><br>Young Fathers - <i>Dead</i><br>East India Youth -</i> …

First Listen: Lia Ices, 'Ices'

Ices<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</b><p>Singer-songwriter Lia Ices attracted a bit of attention for her 2008 debut, <i>Necima</i>, but it was 2011's <i>Grown Unknown</i> that exposed her to a wider audience. The album featured a duet with Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, yet it was …

Music Review: Karen O’s solo album lacks Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ punch

As might be expected from the frontwoman of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Karen O’s songs on <i>Crush Songs</i> are spare, short, and lovely—most tracks are …

Avicii Cancels Tour Due to Health Concerns

Swedish DJ forced to skip headlining gig at Atlanta's TomorrowLand EDM festival over effects of gall bladder surgery<p>Avicii has canceled his entire …

Avicii

25 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Be A Fearless Writer

Because mistakes are the portals of discovery.

Paulo Coelho

The World Is A Beautiful Place releasing EP w/ spoken word artist Chris Zizzamia (stream a new track)

by <b>Andrew Sacher</b><p><b>TWIABP at NYU Strawberry Fest 2014</b> (more by Andrew Sacher)<p><b>The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die</b> are putting …

Emma Ruth Rundle touring w/ TTNG Mylets (dates)

<i>photo by Sera Timms</i><p>Dark singer/songwriter <b>Emma Ruth Rundle</b> (of Marriages, Nocturnes, Red Sparrowes) has announced another tour in support of this …

SXSW 2014 Wrap-Up: Our Favorite Discoveries And Memorable Moments

On this week's show, our hosts are joined by Stephen Thompson to discuss their favorite discoveries at SXSW. Everyone had such a swell time at the musical blitzkrieg that they came down with colds. Their respective illnesses cannot dampen the colorful and illuminating memories that they made at …

Teens react to Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” - News - Alternative Press

In the video below, teens were asked to break down the lyrics of Nirvana’s mega-hit “Smells Like Teen Spirit” without being told the song title or …

Watch a documentary about sneaking into music festivals - News - Alternative Press

A while ago, we told you about Marcus Haney, a guy who has allegedly snuck into over 50 music festivals since 2010. We also saw the first trailer for …

Music Festivals

Home - Alternative Press

April 24 2018, 7:26 PM EDT Congratulations are in order for Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz and Andy Hurley, who just had a major accomplishment! Watch a …

The Incredibles

Lacey Sturm speaks out on her decision to leave Flyleaf - News - Alternative Press

In October of 2012, Lacey Sturm stepped down as frontwoman for Christian rock outfit <b>Flyleaf</b>. In an official statement from the vocalist on her …

Barnes & Noble

Merriment post ‘Sway’ studio video - News - Alternative Press

Tyler, TX based <b>Merriment</b> have posted a studio video documenting the recording process for their debut studio album, which was officially released …

MOOSE

The American Scene, ‘Haze’ album stream - Features - Alternative Press

The American Scene are teaming up with AP to bring you the full stream of their new full-length album, <i>Haze</i>—one of our most anticipated releases of …

Polar Bears

Every Time I Die, the Ghost Inside announce co-headlining tour with Architects, Hundredth, Backtrack - News - Alternative Press

<b>Every Time I Die</b> and <b>the Ghost Inside</b> have revealed that they will be embarking on a 32-date co-headlining tour this fall. They will be joined by</b> …

‘Forrest Gump’ soundtrack to receive red, white and blue triple LP reissue - News - Alternative Press

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the motion picture <i>Forrest Gump</i>, SRCVinyl have announced that they will release a limited vinyl repressing of the …

Aretha Franklin

Metro Station stream new song, “She Likes Girls” - News - Alternative Press

After recently announcing their reunion and releasing a new song, Metro Station have now released a second track, "She Likes Girls." The song is …

New Singles

The Cure Cover the Beatles' "Hello Goodbye" for Paul McCartney Tribute, First Recording Since 2008

The Cure have recorded a cover of the Beatles' "Hello Goodbye" for <i>The Art of McCartney</i>, an upcoming Paul McCartney tribute album featuring contributions from artists such as Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson, Smokey Robinson, Perry Farrell, B.B. King, Billy Joel, Chrissie Hynde, Kiss, Willie Nelson, and …

Vena Portae - FRUK Purbeck Session

During the course of Purbeck Folk Festival we recorded a number of live sessions, some with well known artists and some with new names that very few …