Music Recommendations

Track Review: The OBGMs – “Cash”

Music admin May 14, 2020

This past Friday, the OBGMs (short for The oOoh Baby Gimme Mores) a Toronto punk three piece released the mic-throttling,  “Cash,” their first new music in three years, and it begs to be screamed into faces everywhere.

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It Holds Up: Letlive – ‘Fake History’ (2010)

Music admin April 29, 2020

It’s hard to overstate how stale the post-hardcore/metalcore scene had gotten by 2010. It was like focus group metalcore, designed to pull the biggest crowds at the Warped Tour that year, all sounding the same, all looking the same, all about the same things, then there was Letlive. Zac discusses why letlive's album 'Fake History' still holds up

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Where You Been?: January 2020

Music The Editor February 5, 2020

Where You Been? is a monthly column where Michael Brooks highlights his favorite rap and hip hop releases. This month features new music from prolific Detroit rapper Sada Baby, viral sensation 645AR, an interview with artist Corey Purvis, and much more. 

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Ultimate Guide to Bright Eyes

Music The Editor February 3, 2020

After a nine year hiatus, Bright Eyes have re-emerged to the indie rock spotlight. As resident Conor Oberst stan here at The Alternative headquarters, I have taken it upon myself to create a guide for those who want to catch up on Bright Eyes’ expansive discography.

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