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Alternative Press Announces First Round of APMAs Performers Alternative Metal News Pop Punk Post-hardcore Rock 

Alternative Press Announces First Round of APMAs Performers

It’s almost summer, which means beaches, concerts, and…awards shows? Well, if you’re into the Alternative Press scene, anyway. The magazine announced earlier this year that their inaugural awards show will be hosted by Andy Biersack, and now they have released the names of the first round of performers. Among them are Machine Gun Kelly, Sleeping With Sirens, Pierce The Veil, and plenty of others. Check out the details in a tweet from Alternative Press after the jump! For more APMAs info, you can purchase a concert ticket here!

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Andy Biersack To Host APMAs Alternative Metal News Rock 

Andy Biersack To Host APMAs

Andy Biersack, of Black Veil Brides and Andy Black fame, has quite the full plate. Between two music projects, a radio show, and being married to Juliet Simms, the man does not sit still. His latest endeavor? Awards show host. Alternative Press announced Biersack will host their awards show, the APMAs, on July 17. Biersack seems just as excited about the opportunity. Check out his post on Instagram about the news after the jump! For more Black Veil Brides, you can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD…

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STREAM: The Dead Rabbitts, “Dead Again” Metal News 

STREAM: The Dead Rabbitts, “Dead Again”

It has been a while since Craig Mabbitt of Escape The Fate‘s side project, The Dead Rabbitts, have released a new tune. Suddenly, the group dropped a new single for fans. The new cut, titled “Dead Again,” was shared through Alternative Press. It is a cutting, heavy track with emotional depth. Check out the song, and Mabbitt’s thoughts on the track, after the jump! For more of The Dead Rabbitts, you can buy a CD here!

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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: 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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WATCH: Chase Huglin “Niagra” Music Video Indie News Singer/Songwriter 

WATCH: Chase Huglin “Niagra” Music Video

In anticipation of his upcoming album, You Deserve An Island, acoustic singer-songwriter Chase Huglin released a new song and music video titled “Niagra.” The song is about feeling stuck and pressured to do things, instead of creating your own path. “You want me to drive, but I don’t want to,” Huglin sings. “I don’t want to Boston University unless I have to,” he screams out. The video details those same internal struggles. “‘Niagara’ is a song about being forced to do things you don’t want to do. Watching all your friends…

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Ice Nine Kills Announce Headlining Tour Metal News Post-hardcore 

Ice Nine Kills Announce Headlining Tour

Though they are currently busy rocking the stage at this summer’s Vans Warped Tour, Ice Nine Kills have already made some plans for this fall. The group will headlining a tour sponsored by Alternative Press that will run through most of September and October. Secrets, Sylar, Cover Your Tracks, and Out Came The Wolves will join the tour as support. Tickets go on sale August 8, so be on the look out! Check out a tweet from INK with all of the details after the jump. For more Ice Nine Kills,…

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From First To Last Tease New Material, Possibly With Skrillex (Sonny Moore) Alternative News Post-hardcore Rock 

From First To Last Tease New Material, Possibly With Skrillex (Sonny Moore)

It has been some time since From First To Last released their excellent comeback album, Dead Trees. While Periphery vocalist Spencer Sotelo did a fantastic job performing vocal duties, many fans ached for original vocalist Sonny Moore – who now is killing the EDM scene under the moniker Skrillex – to reunite with the band. Given the differing genres and Skrillex’s success in the EDM scene, a reunion seemed far-fetched, but Moore may be heading back to collaborate with his old band of brothers after all! Last night, he appeared on a Beats…

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