Music

The Alt Weekly Roundup (10/12)

Music The Editor October 12, 2020

The explosive return of Kississippi, an unabashed pop tune from Young Culture, and a raw post-hardcore record from Lifeguard were among our staff's favorites from last week. Check out all six new releases that we deem 'must-hear'.

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Track Review: Wild Pink – “The Shining But Tropical”

Music admin October 8, 2020

When we truly needed them the most, Wild Pink has returned. In the not so distant future, the band will release 'A Billion Little Lights', the newest addition to an already impressive catalog. Ahead of that February release date, the band shared the album’s first single, “The Shining But Tropical,” a glorious, moving reintroduction to their continuing musical magic. 

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The Alt Weekly Roundup (10/5)

Music The Editor October 5, 2020

The measured return from Sinai Vessel, a surprisingly melodic new Touche Amore track, and a brooding double-single from The Big Easy were among our staff's favorites from last week. Check out all five new releases that we deem 'must-hear':

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Your New Favorite Label: Acrobat Unstable

Music admin October 1, 2020

Acrobat Unstable Records have only been around since 2018, but their roster and impact on the DIY scene would make you think otherwise. The label has been putting out a steady stream of great albums. Short Fictions, Infant Island, and many more, the roster is deeper than you would expect from such a young label, so there is plenty to discover.

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The Alt’s Bookshelf: Vol. 6

Reviews The Editor September 30, 2020

The Alt’s Bookshelf is a series where our staff highlights some of their favorite books and zines related to music. For our sixth volume, Bineet shares her thoughts on Tempo Change by Barbara Hall, You Can See Anything From the Balcony by Sam Colby, and Anthology of Emo: Volume 2 by Tom Mullen.

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