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The Alt Weekly Roundup (1/17)

Music The Editor January 17, 2022

A bouncy alt-country Wish Kit song, a ska cover of a Car Seat Headrest song from Tape Girl and Peach Rings, and an explosive pop single from The Merrier were among our staff's favorites this week. Come check out the eight new releases we deem 'must-hear':

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Interview: Short Fictions

Music The Editor January 13, 2022

Aaron got in touch with Sam Treber from Short Fictions to discuss the group's new track, signing to Lauren Records, and the Midwest tour they have planned for next month

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The Alt Weekly Roundup (1/10)

Weekly Roundup The Editor January 10, 2022

A pop-punk project from Breezy Supreme, a straight-up evil-sounding EP from Shapeshifter, and the dramatic debut single from Birthday Dad were among our staff's favorites this week. Check out all eight releases we deem 'must-hear':

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The Alt Weekly Roundup (1/3)

Music The Editor January 3, 2022

A fantastic new Homeless Gospel Choir / Teenage Halloween split, a sparse new Bogues single, and a jaunty Barely March track were among our staff's favorites this week. Check out all five releases we deem 'must-hear':

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The Alt Weekly Roundup (12/27)

Music The Editor December 27, 2021

A new project between Derek Sanders and AJ Perdomo, the fuzzy debut from Oversize, and an impeccable live album from Diet Cig were among our staff's favorites this week. Check out all six releases we deem 'must-hear:'

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The Alternative’s 50 Top Records of 2021

Featured admin December 21, 2021

After a long year of difficult times and great music, our staff voted and put together our top 50 releases of the year, along with the winners of our 4 awards: AOTY, Best Debut, Most Underrated and Best Non LP. We are all so proud of our picks and we are sure you will find some incredible records that you had missed.

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