UK Ska Punks, Random Hand Announce And Smash Pledge Campaign In Only 6 Hours!

The Pledge Campaign, supported by the bands loyal fanbase smashed the 100% mark in only 6 hours. Currently sitting at 140%, the campaign has completely surpassed Random Hand's expectations.

Gilmore Trail New Album Release ‘The Floating World’ – 18th May 2015

Sheffield based post rock quartet Gilmore Trail are pleased to announce that their new album 'The Floating World' will be released on 18th May by Chasmata Records

AltCorner Sessions: Colt 45 – ‘Lessons Must Be Learned’ Live Acoustic At Takedown Festival 2015

Neil played a beautiful acoustic rendition of his band's track 'Lessons Must Be Learned' taken from their album 'The Tide is Turning'.

AltCorner Sessions: Three Times Over – ‘Take My Hand’ Live Acoustic at Takedown Festival 2015

Mike from Three Times Over had a sit down with AltCorner and performed a beautiful stripped down acoustic version of their track 'Take My Hand'.

AltCorner Sessions: dirt – ‘Insomnia’ Live Acoustic At Takedown Festival 2015

Alistair and Dan from dirt had a sit down with AltCorner and performed a hauntingly beautiful stripped down acoustic version of their track 'Insomnia'.

AltCorner Sessions: We Deny – ‘Home Sweet Home’ Live Acoustic At Takedown Festival 2015

The female-fronted, Pop Punk band from Basingstoke played a mesmerizing and beautiful version of their track 'Home Sweet Home' taken from their debut album 'Take to the Streets'.

Last Great Dreamers Announce April UK Tour

Brit rockers Last Great Dreamers are back! Announcing their first UK tour since reforming in 2014 as they continue to promote their critically acclaimed 2nd album 'Crash Landing in Teenage Heaven'.

Smile And Burn – On tour with Man Overboard & Moose Blood, this spring, in the UK

The Berlin based quintet will be joining pop punk heroes, Man Overboard on their April/May UK Tour

My Favourite Runner Up Release New Single & Announce March UK Tour

This week sees the release of 'Never Again', the new single from pop punk quartet MY FAVOURITE RUNNER UP.

AltCorner’s Picks Of Takedown Festival 2015 Part Two!

Bands you have to see at Takedown Festival 2015 PART TWO are as follows: Arcane Roots, Zoax, InMe, The Blackout, Decade, DEAD!, Dirt and Colt 45

AltCorner’s Picks Of Takedown Festival 2015 Part One!

Bands you have to see at Takedown Festival 2015 PART TWO are as follows: Allusondrugs, Rolo Tomassi, Three Times Over, We Deny, Forever Never, The One Hundred, Ashestoangels and Heart Of A Coward

Creepoid Announce New Album and First Ever UK Tour


OPEN SHORES video Teaser for new track ‘Day by Day’

Up and coming metal mob in Open Shores will be releasing their debut video single for ‘Day by Day’ on Monday March 16th. For fans of Parkway Drive, ARCHITECTS, August Burns Red and all things metalcore! Previously known as ‘We Have A Touchdown’, Open Shores from Newcastle Upon Tyne have resurfaced under a new persona […]

Atlas Losing Grip Announce First Headline Tour

Atlas Losing Grip will be hitting the UK for their first headline tour, throughout April 2015, in support of their brand new album, “Currents”. The European Punk Rock Heavyweights have become one of Sweden’s biggest exports, headlining tours and festivals all over the continent.The new album, “Currents”, released through Cargo Records (Europe) and Creator-Destructor Records […]

…AND YOU WILL KNOW US BY THE TRAIL OF DEAD Announce Tour Dates and Reveal Video Teaser

...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead have completed work on their second video from the recent IX album. "Lie Without a Liar," directed by Hugo Zesati, will premiere worldwide in March. A sneak-peek of the video can be seen here.

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AltCorner is the promotional platform for alternative music, documenting upcoming artists and established alternative acts. Driven by a team of passionate writers and photographers, AltCorner strive to make a difference in the music world by focusing on the rising stars of alternative music. Great artists are out there and we showcase them every day through news coverage, reviews of the latest alternative releases and interviews with both upcoming and established artists. There is also our acclaimed festival coverage and galleries of live performances to boot. We keep our fingers firmly on the pulse of the alternative music scene, whether it is covering already established alternative acts or documenting the stars of tomorrow, we are always there. The alternative movement is alive and kicking and we here at AltCorner deliver your alternative music fix daily.