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The Most Famous Alternative Rock Bands of All Time (part 2)

Thirty Seconds to Mars Formed in 1998 in Los Angeles, California, Thirty Seconds to Mars (or 30 Seconds to Mars) is an American rock band including members: Jared Leto (lead vocals, bass, guitar, keyboards), Shannon Leto (drums, percussion), and Tomo … Continue reading

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The Most Famous Alternative Rock Bands of All Time (part 1)

Emerged from the 1980s’ independent music underground, alternative rock became popular in the 1990s around the world. Let’s have a look at some of the most famous alternative rock bands of all time. The Moon & Antarctica Modest Mouse Formed … Continue reading

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Top ten video games with rock soundtracks (part 1)

A great soundtrack can help a decent video game become a classic. From hit songs to original scores, here are top ten video games with rock soundtracks that gave an extra buzz to your game play. Call Of Duty: Black … Continue reading

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Radiohead, One Of The Most Popular Bands In The History of Alternative Rock

Formed in 1985, Radiohead is an English rock band from Abingdon, Oxfordshire, consisting of Thom Yorke (lead vocals, piano, guitar, keyboards), Ed O’Brien (guitar, backing vocals), Jonny Greenwood (lead guitar, keyboards, other instruments), Phil Selway (drums, percussion, backing vocals), and … Continue reading

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Billboard Has Revamped Hot Rock & Alternative Songs Chart

Billboard has announced the revamped multi-metric Hot Rock Songs chart with new name Hot Rock & Alternative Songs survey. The change from Hot Rock Songs to Hot Rock & Alternative Songs shows the rise of artists who make music that … Continue reading

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We Will Rock You – One of the greatest stadium anthems of all time

Although We Will Rock You and We Are The Champions are two separate tracks, Queen released them together as a single in October 1977. It is nearly impossible to think of one of these without the other. They are the … Continue reading

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New Release Alt-Rock Albums to Listen To Right Now

Alt-rock started as a rock subgenre to cover artists who were not signed commercially by major labels, creating a sound that is rock at the roots but limited only by the imagination of the artists. For fans of alt-rock, here … Continue reading

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Adam Schlesinger of Fountains of Wayne dies of Covid-19 at 52

Fountains of Wayne co-founder and Emmy and Grammy award-winning songwriter Adam Schlesinger, 52 years old, died of Covid-19 on Wednesday morning, EW has confirmed. Schlesinger had been cared for in an upstate New York Hospital for more than one week. … Continue reading

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Alternative-Rock Legend Stephen Malkmus on His New Folk Album

Singer and guitarist Stephen Malkmus became one of the most reputable voices in modern-day rock whilst his band Pavement arrived at the scene 30 years ago. Whilst Malkmus is hesitant to speak approximately his legacy these days, his impact may … Continue reading

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Three Lions: Rock Song about English Football

The song is loved by football fans in the UK for lighting up hope, capturing the historic moments of the home team. This is a familiar celebration song of the British people every time their teams succeed in the international … Continue reading

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