Music Recommendations

Orchards Bring A Fresh Sound on “Age of You”

Music admin December 5, 2018

The UK's Orchards recently dropped the new video for their track "Age of You" off their Losers/Lovers EP on Big Scary Monsters. "Age of You" is a good example of their sound which combines the rhythmic sharpness of mathier indie bands, with the smooth jazzy vocals of vocalist Lucy Evers.

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Algernon Cadwallader’s DIY Legacy

Music admin November 30, 2018

Algernon Cadwallader never got huge, but they might be one of the most important bands of the 2000's because of how many kids they inspired to keep doing the thing. Their albums are getting repressed, and now's a perfect chance to get listening. Chris and a bunch of your favorite bands wrote about Algernon's influence on their lives.

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FEST 2018: Bands To See At Fest

Music admin October 23, 2018

We at The Alternative look forward to the Fest every year, and this year is special because we have 8 contributors (plus 2 new contributors) headed to cover the FESTivities. Leading off that coverage, we have a list of the bands you really need to see at Fest, and if you can't make it this year, these are still awesome bands you can take a listen to right now!

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