alternative

Now Alternative playlist series will feature 7 present-day tracks of alternative rock music you should aim your attention at. We will also include grunge, brit rock and also heavy rock tunes and any guitar-driven gem that could fit in the “alternative” genre. Principally, this is current music any fan should not miss, and should be played loud!

ARTIST: Vini Vicious

TRACK: Vultures

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Self-defined as tragic pop/angular rock the Israeli alternative rock band’s latest single ‘Vultures’ is a great alternative rock treat with intense 80s vibe, angular guitars and powerful vocals, and a more than an ideal taster from their upcoming EP ‘Atelophobia’!

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ARTIST: Fanchon

TRACK: rsm SMiLE

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‘rsm SMiLE’ is the newest by French artist Fanchon, and what we love most is the superb combination of the loud, noisy grunge guitars with sugar-coated vocals, catchy melodies all filtered via a 90s ethos! If L7 played pop, this might have been their sound! Looking forward to the next steps…

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ARTIST: Ilan Rubin

TRACK: 24HR Fix

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Alternative rock with hooky chorus and raw emotion in the vein of great Queens of the Stone Age? Yup, Ilan Rubin’s ’24HR Fix’ is a powerful alternative rock banger that will keep you company for days!

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ARTIST: Gabe Wolf

TRACK: Black Hole

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Los Angeles artist Gabe Wolf’s ‘Black Hole’ is a melodious, alternative rock single, heavily inspired by atmospheric rock behemoths Porcupine Tree, that will directly seep into your brain with its immense melodic power!

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ARTIST: Kandemic

TRACK: The End

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Dublin based Kandemic strike back with their 2-minute, dirty, raucous, alternative rock, -revealing their punkier sound-, dynamite ‘The End’, which is the 12th and last “closing opus” from their highly anticipated debut album, due out in March. Play this beast loud!

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ARTIST: Long Term Parking

TRACK: The Middle Way

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An idiosyncratic, genre-bending gem taken from Czech band Long Term Parking’s debut album, mixing alternative rock, hip hop and electronic music in their pretty own, unique way!

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ARTIST: Cognitive Fungus

TRACK: ID

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Washington, NJ duo Cognitive Fungus ‘ID’ is the opening track from their 3-track EP ‘Cognitive Fungus 2022′, and we loved their diy aesthetics, and their glam flirt, reminding us Todd Haynes’ flick ‘Velvet Goldmine’! Or perhaps David Bowie? Whatever! Open-mined alternative music aficionados will appreciate this…

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Compiled by: Christos Doukakis