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Chris Cornell Tribute

PHOTOS: Chris Cornell Tribute Featuring Foo Fighters, Metallica, Tom Morello, Josh Homme + More

Metallica, Josh Homme, Tom Morello, Miley Cyrus and more paid tribute to late singer Chris Cornell at the Forum in Inglewood, CA on January 16, 2019. (Photos by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
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Aphex Twin

Aphex Twin is Coming To Brooklyn

Aphex Twin. April 11. Avant Gardner. Brooklyn.
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Piroshka

Piroshka (Ex Lush, Modern English, Elastica) Share New Track "What's Next?"

Former Lush singer/guitarist Miki Berenyi, former Moose guitarist KJ "Moose" McKillop, Modern English bassist Mick Conroy and former Elastica drummer Justin Welch have joined forces for a brand new band out of the U.K., called, Piroshka and will be releasing their debut album Brickbat on February...
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Governors Ball - ALT Recommends...

While the top lines of each day may boast some familiar names, we're here to guide you through the Alt-related artists you've heard on the station, and some you may in the future.
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The Strokes

The Strokes' Global Comeback Will Include Gov Ball

Ever since The Strokes announced a 2019 "global comeback" last year, it was obvious New York would be part of it.
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Ben Gibbard - Death Cab For Cutie

ALT Songs About Starting Over To Kick Off 2019 Right

From Death Cab For Cutie to The Crystal Method, Foo Fighters to Jimmy Eat World -- here's a quick look at some songs and videos to help you start the year off on a positive note.
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lovelytheband

LovelyTheBand breaks down lyrics to "Broken"

Turns out the song is more than just a "catchy tune" it's actually kinda deep. Mitchy Collins at first thought the song was about two people when he was writing the song, then realized it was more about mental health & what he was personally going through at the moment.
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Linkin Park

Flashback Friday: Linkin Park "My December"

There are lots of holiday songs on repeat this time of year. Plenty of playlists designed around joy and cheer. But for a long time, when I was feeling quiet or reflective at the holidays, this is the song I would play. Skipped it last December. Still too sad about Chester. It might be time again.
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Weezer

SNL's Weezer skit is dividing the nation

Alternative took center stage on SNL this past weekend, when a particularly narrowcasted skit brought national attention to an ongoing debate involving Weezer, which questions whether the band's full catalog is worthy of praise, or if they should simply be beloved for their classic one two punch,...
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How Golf with The Pixies' ​Joey Santiago Lead to Foster The People's Collaboration​ with MØ​

Mark Foster says, "He was just like, ‘do it dude. People have been ripping us off for thirty years!’”
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