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Join us as we discover new bands/artists that have released new music this week. This is a multigenre, free-format, discussion about the week's latest releases and our picks of best songs/albums. If you have music you would like to share with us or think we missed something, please message us on all social media platforms @altsides and follow along with our Spotify playlist at https://spoti.fi/2z9wxi6
||ExplicitHello twentyninescene | week ending 01.11.19||In episode #23, the crew is back after the long holiday break and jumps right into a great Metal music week- Born of Osiris, Feasterday and The Last 10 Seconds of Life, all released new albums; We're hyped on SHARPTONE's latest bangers from Exitwoun...||1/14/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit2018 Album of the Year! and AMA||In this week’s special episode, the crew answers questions from our listeners! We also take turns talking about our top 5 album of 2018- stay tuned to find out what made everyone’s list! A special thanks to all the bands who let us feature the...||12/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Last SWEAT of 2018 | week ending 11.06.18||In episode 22, while Jon is away stuffing a turkey, Marlon and Jinni report updates on Oli Herbert’s (All The Remains) death, we share a sweet band encounter story from Reddit, and Jinni swoons over sexy singing metalcore bands. We also round up the..||11/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSceneMZ | week ending 11.09.18||Move over TMZ, in episode 20, we’re going deep into the scene gossip. “Scene Queen P.I.” Jinni brings plenty of juicy band gossip to this week’s news section- from Bad Omens pulling out of The Amity Affliction and Senses Fail your, Claudio Sanch||11/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDown with the sickness | week ending 11.2.18||In episode 19, the crew is missing a member and can’t stop going off on tangents, we talk about the Media turning a blind eye towards allegations of abuse within in the hip hop community, and Jon and Marlon turn altsides into metal hour with the not..||11/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSkeletons Dressed As Humans | week ending 10.26.18||In episode 18, as the crew records late in the evening, we end up debating whether or not the new Bring Me The Horizon sounds like Limp Biscuit’s “break stuff”, and ask the hard hitting questions skeleton questions that’ll give you food for thou||10/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJon Likes Cheap Beer | week ending 10.19.18||In episode 17, it’s true true true true true that Jon is back this week and he’s teaching us how (not) to “hot-box” in the bathroom, we include more bands into the “emo for grown-ups” bucket, and the crew questions how the forgotten bands th||10/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMetal for Pepsi | week ending 10.12.18||In episode 16, the crew discuss Spotify’s top 10 most listened to artists on their 10 year anniversary list, Marlon has some serious Sugarcult vibes when listening to bands this week, and Jinni’s sweat-of-the-week returns! We also round up the notab||10/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Shape of Punk is AltSides. | week ending 10.05.18||In episode 15, we’re hopping on that Conor McGregor Proper 12 trend! The crew gets saucy while sipping on Proper 12 and gets pumped on Marlon’s “fresh find” of the week, and Jon mimics Casio drums. We also round up the notable releases from week||10/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFresh pot! | week ending 9.28.18||In episode 14, metal and hardcore dominate this week as Marlon and Jon gush over Walking Dead on Broadway (the band, not the tv show), the crew triple slaps the new Unearth, and find out which band makes Marlon blush! We also round up the notable ...||9/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEmo Music For Grown-Ups | week ending 09.21.18||In episode 13, someone is caught with their pants down, we discuss the retrowave genre, and find out who makes emo music for grown-ups. We also round up the notable music week ending 9.21.18 such as Abysmal Torment, Joyce Manor, The Story So Far, ...||9/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Punk Whoa-Oh’s > The Millennial Whoop | 9.14.18||In episode 12, the crew discusses the latest beef news between Eminem and MGK, we discover more obscure genre names to add to our list (spoiler alert, it’s “caveman battle doom”), and we give slaps x3 to the champions of the punk whoa oh’s, Pke||9/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Pig Destroyer episode | week ending 9.07.18||In episode 11, let me stop you right there- it’s the Pig Destroyer episode. Pig Destroyer super-fan Jon, takes the crew into his journey of listening to the album, Head Cage, and shares a story of the “band-cestuous” connection between Pig Destro||9/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDon’t disrespect the sweat! | week ending 8.31.18||In episode 10, Jon introduces us to a new sub-genre - “Nu Hate” and “Brutal Surf Death Metal”, Jinni is consumed by the crimson heroes, and Marlon is sweating from his eyes. We also round up the notable releases from the week ending 8.31, artis||9/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitLets get sludgy! | week ending 8/24/18||In episode 9, The crew talks about Post Malone without going into an hour-long tangent, but can't hold back when Jesus Piece and Leeched put out records on the same day. We also round up the notable releases from the week ending 8.24 such as Aban...||8/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTriple slap! | week ending 8.17.18||In episode 8, find out which song get a slap from each member of the AltSides crew, Jon is extra spicy with his overly sexualized jokes, and we round up the notables releases from week ending 8.17 such as Trappist, mewithoutyou, Not My Weekend, an...||8/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGodzilla Vs. Kaiju | week ending 8.10.18||In episode 7, the crew spills the tea on Ben Gibbard’s hostility towards 2000s emo rockers. We talk about hardcore veterans Terror, Jon schools us on Trippy Red, and sweat on Kiwi indie-rockers, The Beths! We also round up the notable releases fro...||8/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitForrest Kline is our emo daddy Feat. Patrick Gilchrist from Not My Weekend | week ending 08.03.18||In episode 6, the crew gets confused between dad bods vs. dad vibes. Patrick from Not My Weekend joins the conversation to introduce NMW’s latest single “crawl”, and we also round up the latest releases from the week ending 8/03 Today'...||8/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitBonus: Greg Long(We Are Triumphant) gets EXPOSED!||In our first bonus episode, we are joined by Greg Long, owner of We Are Triumphant. We discuss his label's mission, what the end of Warped Tour means for the touring industry, what bands he is listening to currently, and much more! Yo...||7/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWhat the heck is a nuclon?! | week ending 7.27.18||In episode 5, Jon cannot stop laughing at Bear Shoe and their satirical-styled lyrics on their latest EP. We get into topics like, what the heck is a “nuclon” and why does Marlon keep splitting his shorts? We also round up the notable releases wee.||7/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitStage Dives and High Fives | Week ending 7.20.18||In episode 4, it all goes to s**t, literally, as Marlon and Jon talk about the poop problem at Burning Man. We also feature music from GutterLife, Jinni talks about her “sweat of the week”, and round up the notables releases from week ending 7.20 .||7/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitContender makes us SWEAT! | week ending 7.13.18||In episode 3, Marlon and Jon discuss notable new music releases from the week ending July 13th, including a band that really makes us SWEAT- Colorado pop-punk band, Contender! We delve into why ICP Juggalos are beefing with the gang MS13, Jon's lo...||7/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy is Drake everywhere? Feat. Nova Kei | week ending 7.6.18||In episode 2, while Jon is away on vacation, Marlon is joined by guest host Jinni and music producer Nova Kei to discuss why Drake has been appearing everywhere on Spotify. We also round up the notable releases from 7.6.18- artists such as Deafheav...||7/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWhat is Softcore? | Week ending 6.29.18||Welcome to the first episode of the AlternateSides Podcast. In today's episode, Marlon and Jon, review new music and other topics from the week of June 29th. Artists such as Converge, A Place In Time, Pale Waves, 88rising, and more. Please follow al..||7/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrailer||The AlternateSides Podcast is a new podcast where we talk about music releases for the previous week. This is our trailer so stay tuned for future episodes and our first release.||6/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
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New music I can actually get into
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