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10 Australian Bands You Need To Know, According To Violent Soho - Alternative Press

We at the AP office have been enamored with Australian quartet Violent Soho’s new album, <i>Hungry Ghost</i>, out now on SideOneDummy. It’s an awesome slab …

Bands

16 Modern Precursors Of Melodic Hardcore - Alternative Press

Before the likes of Defeater, Touché Amoré, the Ghost Inside, Counterparts, Being As An Ocean and many more became the new faces of melodic, …

Denny's

Rob Sheffield’s Top 25 Songs of 2014 So Far

We’re only halfway through 2014, but this year is already gloriously overstuffed with great music. Even if nothing else worth hearing comes out until …

Music

Hot Water Music, Touché Amoré, Masked Intruder, more added to Fest 13 - News - Alternative Press

The second lineup announcement has been made for the Fest 13, which includes bands like Hot Water Music, Touché Amoré, Masked Intruder, Pianos Become …

Spring Music Preview 2014: 27 Must-Hear Albums

Neil Young, ‘A Letter Home’ (March)<p>"It's one of the lowest-tech experiences I've ever had," Young told <i>Rolling Stone</i> about his upcoming solo …

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10 New Artists You Need to Know: March 2014

Jetta<p><b>Sounds Like:</b> Glammy, maximalist U.K. pop filtered through a singer-songwriter's passion for introspection<p><b>For Fans Of:</b> Florence Welch's dog days, …

Music

Stream Black Lips' New LP Underneath the Rainbow

Black Lips' next album, <i>Underneath the Rainbow</i>, is out March 18 through Vice Records. It's their first record since 2011's <i>Arabia Mountain</i>, and it was co-produced by the Black Keys' Patrick Carney. Stream the entire record, below, via Noisey. Along with the stream, Black Lips announced today that …

Lips

Tomorrow’s Hits

The Men, from Brooklyn, started six years ago as noise-punk heathens. They’ve been collecting musical and emotional accessories ever since: Their …

Songwriting

English Oceans

The ringer on this stripped-down rock set is guitarist Mike Cooley. Instead of his standard two to four tunes per album, Cooley wrote six out of 13 …

Grand Canyon

Eagulls

When these super-bleak postpunks from Leeds, England, yell, “Fester! Blister!,” they don’t just sound ragingly bummed. It’s like they’re encouraging …

Leeds

The ten best albums of 2013 – readers choice

10. The Fall – Re-Mit<p>"Inventive, fun, and crept up on the listener in revealing its qualities. It was not a 'great first listen' album, its an album that repays perseverance - greatly." Jeremy<p>"The Fall continue to make great records, and Re-Mit is another great addition to the canon – makes the …

100 Best Songs of 2013

100<p>The Killers, “Shot at the Night”<p>Produced by Anthony Gonzalez of French dreamrockers M83, this grandiose ballad is where the Killers' gigantic …

Music

21 Newer Bands You Should Definitely Check Out If You're Desperately Missing '90s And '00s Emo

There's so much more out there, but here's a good emo revival starter kit for you!

Nine standout artists from Warped Tour 2013 - Alternative Press

<b>Throughout this year's Warped Tour run</b>, which ended yesterday in Houston, we received plenty of feedback from within the tour and from you about who …

Music