Alternative History

5 times Elton John went alternative rock

Takes talent to recognize talent. Elton John, the Rocketman as new biography movie has him referred to as, has always had an ear for recognizing great music. Whether it is soft folk music, edgy gansta rap, or angry alternative rock, sir Elton is a man with a very diverse…
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The 5 greatest bands from 924 Gillman Street

The Alternative Music Foundationwithitslocation at 924 Gilman Street, in California, became a veritable Arcadia of 90s punk rock. The club’s mission was twofold. On the one hand, the Berkeley located club offered the chance for new bands to play their…
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What does hipster music mean nowadays?

Hipstermusic. Rarely has there been a term more prevalent in various aspects of popular culture. But, with the shifting of trends, how is this often referenced style defined in the modern age? For all the opinionated talk of hipsters, most of us struggle to define…
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Rancid's best, most underrated, five songs

Eduard Bănulescu In a 1990’s punk rock boom sometimes beloved for its fearlessness, and at times ridiculed for its pragmatism, no other band was as successful, or consistent in their vision as this Californian quartet. Here are five of Rancid’s best songs from…