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Hevy Fest announces MORE top bands!

Hevy Fest has anounced yet more monster bands to its mammoth line-up. The 2016 festival takes place across 19-20th August 2016 at Newhaven in Derbyshire and weekend tickets only cost £84.50!

2000trees Festival 2016 2ND BANDS ANNOUNCEMENT!

With the Festival celebrating its 10th year in 2016...the organisers have created one of the biggest line ups to date. There will be over 100 bands / acts announced for 2016's edition and you can be sure to see AltCorner's coverage at the festival this year!

Top 10 Pop-punk/pop-rock releases of 2015

So, what are the top 10 releases of the year? I hear you ask, well sit tight, and I’ll take you on a journey through 2015’s best pop-punk/pop-rock releases!

Creeper headline tour

After a mammoth year of touring, stints at major festivals and the release of their sensational Callous Heart EP, Southampton goth-punks Creeper have announced their FIRST EVER headline tour set for early 2016.

More Than Most drop Neck Deep cover

When they're not working, writing heart-warming music or playing shows, London-based alt-rock band More Than Most are busy recording and uploading covers.

Neck Deep – Life’s Not Out To Get You

Elizabeth Birt had a listen to British Pop Punk pioneers Neck Deep's new release 'Life's Not Out To Get You', does it hold up to their previously renowned material? find out here...

5 Bands Who Are Taking Pop-Punk By Storm

Love it or hate it, pop-punk has definitely re-established itself within the music industry in recent years, yet again becoming almost a staple in popular music. 2015 was a cardinal year for pop-punk, amongst other genres, seeing BMG buying Rise Records (home to the likes of Knuckle Puck, The Early November, PVRIS, Transit, Man Overboard and more), and bands such as 5 Seconds of Summer, Fall Out Boy and McBusted, with clear pop-punk influence, beginning to truly dominate the charts again. This could be big news for pop-punk fans like myself (especially since we're all gonna have to find some other lame thing to like if it gets cool again), so let's take a look at 5 of the pop-punk juggernauts showing the rest of us that pop-punk isn't actually dead at all!


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