Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative) is a
genre of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of ... More »
This is a history and explanation of alternative rock music.
Nov 14, 2014 ... In early the '90s, alternative music was suddenly embraced by the masses,
marking the start of an exciting and confusing period for artists and ...
metal began largely as a reaction to the popularity of hair-metal bands of the late 1980s. Later, Staind would extend alt-metal’s sound, incorporating acoustic ballads like “It’s Been Awhile” into their repertoire and greatly increasing their fan base as a ... More »
Alternative artists in the 1980's - 1990's listened to many legends that had given
... These subgroups consist of grunge, indie pop, indie rock, and underground ...
Alternative rock music became popular in the 1990's but the history or alternative
rock music goes back farther than that. Before Nirvana brought alternative rock ...
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Ironically, most alternative rockers were born between the late ...
Alternative music was a phrase invented in early 80s describing bands which
broke ... Punk rock was very important to the progression of Alternative music by ...
GENRE ALTERNATIVE MUSIC - description of the origin and history of ... The
term "alternative" was coined in the 1980s to describe punk rock-inspired bands ...