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Lights – Skin & Earth

Lights recently released her new record Skin & Earth. It’s something a bit different to what we usually cover here on AltCorner but we were intrigued to have a listen! Intro is a short melody that kicks right in to Skydiving. It’s poppy and catchy and while is definitely not something I usually listen to, is […]

Fall Out Boy release new single The Last Of The Real Ones!

Fall Out Boy have released epic new single The Last Of The Real Ones taken off M a n i a out 19th January! On the new track, Pete Wentz said “That kind of love you feel for someone because of their glitches, not in spite of them… where you feel the vacuum of them everywhere… and your heart just feels […]

Monster Treasure announce new LP II

Monster Treasure are releasing their debut album II out 6th October 2017! First single Leave is out now with a motion sickness inducing video. Monster Treasure are also off on tour next month in the UK! 17/10/2017 – London – Old Blue Last 18/10/2017 – Liverpool – Studio 2 (w/Slowcoaches) 19/10/2017 – Manchester – Soup Kitchen (w/Slowcoaches) 20/10/2017 – Sheffield – […]

Lights announces new album!

Canadian altpop artist Lights has announced that her new album Skin&Earth is set for release through Warner Bros. on September 22! Alongside the release, she has also revealed that her own novel, with the same title and illustrated by the lady herself, will be released too! The album and the comic book were created hand in hand […]

Pretty Little Enemy release new single Collide

Taken from their new EP Second Load, out 15th September, Pretty Little Enemy have released second single Collide along with a new video! Pretty Little Enemy’s vocalist Louise Body has said ”Collide is all about those nostalgic summer vibes. We had a blast creating this video on location in Watchet and Minehead, Somerset. Although the sun definitely didn’t want to play ball on the day, […]

Best Ex want to See You Again!

Best Ex (formerly Candy Hearts) has revealed the video for new single See You Again! The track is taken from recently released Alcopop! Records debut EP Ice Cream Anti-Social! Frontwoman Mariel Loveland says of the track; “I think sometimes in our lives we’re gifted with certain people who completely change the perspective we’ve had our […]

Paramore announce UK arena tour!

Paramore have announced a January 2018 UK arena tour! The Grammy award winners are set to play 5 shows across the UK in some of the UK’s biggest venues! The run is in support of latest album After Laughter and follows some small, intimate shows on our shores in June this year. Check out the […]

NITE take on the A-Z challenge!

Canadian electronic/synth pop duo NITE are gearing up for the release of their new album Reborn. The twins, Kyle (vocals/synth/bass) and Myles (vocals/synth/guitar) Mendes powerful vocals have us at AltCorner hooked! We asked Kyle to take on our A-Z challenge… A song that made you want to make music? Avner – Bed för Mig.  This […]

Peaness release video for ‘Ugly Veg’

Peaness, comically named Chester based indie pop band, have released a music video for their new single Ugly Veg. The band has created a cute clay stop-motion for the track. Peaness has said “A lot of our songs come from the conversations we have together. Ugly Veg’ came from a documentary we watched about food waste. We […]

Best EX – Ice Cream Anti-Social

Best EX formerly Candy Hearts recently released their new EP ‘Ice Cream Anti-Social’. This is the bands first EP under record label Alcopop Records. Best Ex are a great throwback to late 90’s to the early 2000’s, the bands previous work under Candy Hearts was much more indie focused, whereas this EP is just straight light hearted pop punk but with some […]

Meet Culture Abuse who are So Busted!

San Francisco Bay Area rockers Culture Abuse have revealed their new single So Busted! Frontman David Kelling says the track is a rock ‘n’ roll love song about “all the stuff you are told you need in life but when it all boils down all you really want is to feel loved and cared for.” […]

Jule Vera talk about their new record and Warped Tour!

Jule Vera are the pop-rock band that will steal your hearts. Their debut album Waiting For The Sun is released today and full of huge hooks and beautiful vocals. We caught up with the band to ask them all about the record and their forthcoming stint on Vans Warped Tour! The release date for your […]

Jule Vera – Waiting For The Sun

Jule Vera are the pop sensations in the making that you need to listen to! Debut album Waiting For The Sun is set for release on June 16 and believe me, even if you aren’t a pop fan (believe me, I am not!), you’ll most likely enjoy this! The quintet are also heading out on […]

Hey Charlie say Hey!

London grunge pop trio Hey Charlie have released their debut single, aptly titled Hey! The track captures their girl gang mentality, 90s grunge and punk to create massive choruses, poppy hooks and grungey riffs. The trio have caught the eye of Kerrang! Who have invited them to play their Fresh Blood gig in London in […]

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