Music News - Alternative


aaron dessner 060320 Aaron Dessner and Taylor Swift have climbed to the top spot on Billboard's Hot 100 Producers and Hot 100 Songwriters charts (dated August 8), respectively, thanks to Swift's new album, Folklore.

metallicax 070916 Metallica have dropped "Moth Into Flame" from the band's upcoming live concert album S&M2.

frankiero 010719 My Chemical Romance's Frank Iero, Hatebreed's Jamey Jasta, The Dillinger Escape Plan's Ben Weinman, Max Weinberg and Jordan Olds came together to cover The Misfits' "Earth A.D." during heavy metal talk show "Two Minutes To Late Night."

imge2 100919 Bring Me The Horizon's Oli Sykes has confirmed an upcoming collaboration with Yungblud.

four chord 080520 The Four Chord Music Festival, which was originally slated to take place on July 11, 2020, has been postponed to the summer of 2021 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

taylorswift 072320 Taylor Swift has earned her first No. 1 on Billboard's Alternative Albums chart as her latest album, Folklore, debuted atop the list. At the same time, "Cardigan" topped the Hot Rock & Alternative Songs chart.

machine gun kelly 060520 Machine Gun Kelly has dropped a new pop-punk track, "Concert For Aliens," featuring Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker.

cityofhope 080520 Smokey Robinson, Hunter Hayes, Bastile and many more entertainers have donated items and experiences to City Of Hope's weekly virtual auctions.

hayleywilliams 013120 Hayley Williams has urged tourists to avoid visiting her hometown of Nashville, Tennessee, due to concerns about spiking coronavirus cases.

halestorm 060319 Halestorm have shared a new version of "Break In," featuring a guest appearance from Evanescence's Amy Lee. The track will be part of the band's forthcoming EP, Halestorm Reimagined, due out on August 14th.

billieellish 100119 Alt-pop star Billie Eilish has called Childish Gambino one of her "all-time favorite creators."

janes addiction 070320 Jane's Addiction reunited to perform on Saturday, August 1, for the Lolla2020 livestream, marking the first time the band has played together in three years.

lana 092619 Lana Del Rey has shared an oral recitation of her spoken word piece, "Salamander," taken from her forthcoming collection of poems.

tegansara 072619 Tegan and Sara have premiered the official music video for their most recent single, "I Know I'm Not the Only One," with a 24-minute special on YouTube.

nosilenceinmusic 080420 Hundreds of British artists, managers, producers and record labels, including The 1975 and Lily Allen have signed an open letter calling for an end to racism and intolerance in the industry.

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