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STREAM: This Wild Life, “Heart-Shaped Box (Nirvana Cover)” News Rock Singer/Songwriter 

STREAM: This Wild Life, “Heart-Shaped Box (Nirvana Cover)”

This Wild Life are not known for any grunge tunes, but they certainly draw influence from the genre. The acoustic duo unveiled a new cover of one of its biggest hits. TWL took Nirvana‘s classic “Heart-Shaped Box” and arranged a stripped rendition. Its softer, more delicate instrumentals make the already honest and raw song even more so. Check it out after the jump! For more This Wild Life, you can buy a CD here!

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STREAM: State Champs, “Secrets (Acoustic)” News Pop Punk 

STREAM: State Champs, “Secrets (Acoustic)”

State Champs will be releasing the deluxe edition of their album Around the World and Back on May 5. The release includes two new songs, acoustic renditions, and a DVD. To offer fans a taste of what to expect, the guys premiered their acoustic take on “Secrets.” Check it out after the jump! For more State Champs, you can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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WATCH: Senses Fail, “Jets To Peru” News Post-hardcore 

WATCH: Senses Fail, “Jets To Peru”

While Senses Fail are known for their more aggressive tunes, the band decided to strip down their music for an acoustic EP, In Your Absence. The first single from the effort is “Jets To Peru,” which just got the music video treatment. The music video is a sweet one, showing vocalist Buddy Nielsen and his partner get into all sorts of trouble. All the while, they stay loving and dedicated to each other, a completely fitting display given how sincere the lyrics are. Check out the video after the jump! You can purchase…

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WATCH: Good Charlotte, “Seasons (Live Acoustic)” News Pop Punk 

WATCH: Good Charlotte, “Seasons (Live Acoustic)”

Recently, Good Charlotte celebrated the release of their latest album Youth Authority with a tour around North America. Some lucky fans were able to hang out with the group before shows and enjoy an acoustic performance from GC. Alternative Press caught up with the guys while they were on tour and captured a performance of their song, “Seasons.” Check it out after the jump! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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WATCH: I Prevail, “Scars (Live Acoustic)” Metal News Post-hardcore 

WATCH: I Prevail, “Scars (Live Acoustic)”

I Prevail hit up the Alternative Press offices recently and decided to perform acoustic renditions of a couple of their songs from their latest album Lifelines. They already unleashed their new version of “Stuck In Your Head,” but their acoustic version of “Scars” just surfaced. The stripped-down version adds some more emotional depth to the already passionate lyrics, and sounds pretty damn good. Check it out after the jump! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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WATCH: As It Is, “Pretty Little Distance (Live Acoustic)” News Pop Punk 

WATCH: As It Is, “Pretty Little Distance (Live Acoustic)”

Recently, As It Is stopped by the Idobi offices. The group are gearing up for their forthcoming album, okay., through a busy touring and promotion schedule. While they visited Idobi, they recorded a nice treat for fans. As It Is performed their single “Pretty Little Distance” for the camera, offering a stripped-down version. The song translates very well to the acoustic arrangement. Check it out after the jump! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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Dashboard Confessional Announce Headlining Tour Alternative Indie News Rock Singer/Songwriter 

Dashboard Confessional Announce Headlining Tour

If you missed Dashboard Confessional on this past summer’s Taste of Chaos tour, you’re in luck. The group plan on touring next year, and they just may hit your city. Dashboard announced an intimate headlining tour, which will take place in January and hit plenty of North American cities. Vinyl Theatre will serve as direct support. For all of the important information, check out a tweet from the group after the jump! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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WATCH: I Prevail, “Stuck In Your Head (Live Acoustic)” Metal News Post-hardcore 

WATCH: I Prevail, “Stuck In Your Head (Live Acoustic)”

While visiting the Alternative Press offices, I Prevail decided to strip down their catchy single “Stuck In Your Head.” The group  performed a live acoustic version of the single. It is a good rendition, and it really makes the lyrics more meaningful. Check out a video of the performance after the jump! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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WATCH: Ben Barlow (Neck Deep) Covers Ed Sheeran’s “Lego House (Acoustic)” News Pop Pop Punk 

WATCH: Ben Barlow (Neck Deep) Covers Ed Sheeran’s “Lego House (Acoustic)”

“Lego House” is one of the most popular Ed Sheeran songs in his catalog, given its emotional lyrical content and catchiness. Many have covered the love song, and even pop-punk dudes are offering their renditions of the tune. Ben Barlow, vocalist of Neck Deep, recently sat down with Alternative Press to cover “Lego House” for their APTV Sessions. It is a more raw and emotional take on the song, and Barlow’s voice gives it a unique feel. Check it out after the jump! For more Neck Deep, you can purchase…

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