ALTCORNER.com

ALTERNATIVE MUSIC NEWS

Funeral For A Friend are back for two special shows!

They left a massive hole in our lives when Funeral For A Friend left the stage for the final time on May 21, 2016. The Welsh rockers have delighted fans with the news that they will be back for two special shows later this year, however, the reasoning behind the return is sad.

TUESDAY TUNES: Banging new tunes to get your week started

It's Tuesday so to give you some inspiration to get through the week, we round up some of our favourite new singles!

READING AND LEEDS FESTIVAL ANNOUNCE TRANSGRESSIVE 15TH ANNIVERSARY LATE NIGHT TAKEOVER!

Returning to conquer after-hours on the Alternative Stage at Reading and Leeds Festival 2019, influential indie label Transgressive Records will be celebrating fifteen years of the award-winning music company with their biggest ever Reading and Leeds takeover.

Meg and Dia are ‘Happysad’ | New Album Release

Newly reunited Meg & Dia release ‘happysad’ through Pure Noise Records. The surprise 10-track album is now available to be purchased or streamed through Spotify or Apple Music.

Tess Posner releases poignant pop single “New Angels”

Inspired by being witness to a murder in a broad daylight, Tess Posner releases poignant pop single “New Angels”. The song was produced by Trey Vittetoe (Selena Gomez, Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry) and recorded at the historic Hyde Street Studios in San Francisco.

THE FUTUREHEADS unveil video for ‘Listen, Little Man!’ and UK Tour!

Following recent performances at Electric Fields, Tramlines and Latitude Festival, The Futureheads reveal the video for current single ‘Listen, Little Man!’. It’s the second single to be taken from their forthcoming album ‘Powers’, which is released on Nul Records via The Orchard on 30th August. ‘Listen, Little Man!’ is a wonky stomp named after a book by controversial therapist Wilhelm Reich. The accompanying video was directed by Marc Corrigan and, Barry tells us, “it has a perfect balance between lightheartedness and menace, which marries very well with the concept of the song. Playing with the micro and the macro and highlighting the insanity that the human race is sometimes gripped by!”

PENGSHUi announce UK tour dates

Noisemakers PENGSHUi announce October UK tour.

The Bottom Line to support Zebrahead on tour

The Bottom Line will be joining Zebrahead on tour!

MONDAY MOTIVATION: Your playlist of brand new tunes

To kick start your Monday, we bring you some of our favourite tracks released last week!

New albums to get excited for

As usual, we bring you our Friday installment of the recently announced records we think are going to be great!

Camp Cope announce UK tour

Camp Cope will be bringing their shows to the UK this September!

Like Giants announce first shows

Pop-punk seems to be neverending these days but Like Giants are using their hard-hitting yet soft, vocal melodies, heavier riff-driven tracks to set themselves apart. They have now announced their first ever shows so if you want to see them in person, you knwo where to go.

Dream State announce October/November tour

Dream State will be heading out on tour later this year.

Sleeping With Sirens to tour UK

US stars Sleeping With Sirens will be back in the UK before the year is out!

Trap Metal Band The World I Knew Flex on New Single “Hypenation”

Cincinnati-based trap metalcore quintet The World I Knew are back with their distinct and unapologetic sound in the form of the new single "Hypenation." The turbulent track is a flex on the band's fair-weather fans as vocalist Wesley Merritt raps and growls over a lo-fi beat, heavy riffs and galloping kick drums.

AltCorner's Mission

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.