Alternative Music Filter
  1. Glorious Noise

    One of the longest-running music blogs out there — with archives stretching all the way back to 2001 — Glorious Noise publishes reviews of new music and music videos, spanning a wide, eclectic range of genres.

  2. The 20 Best Albums of 2017 According to Bandcamp Daily

    Discover some of the most exciting, under-the-radar music of the past year, lovingly curated by the Bandcamp Daily team.

  3. Music to Your Ears: Behind the Scenes at Bandcamp Daily

    Bandcamp’s editorial director talks about their blog, which fosters serendipitous discovery and community.

  4. antiquiet

    Music reviews, news, and interviews across genres, from people who really, really love music.

  5. Arcade Fire, Summer School, and Falling Off of Bikes

    “Have you ever had an experience so closely linked to music that hearing the familiar chords of a song is like pressing ‘play’ on a memory?” Memories of high school, set to the music of 2007.


    From Tangier to Tehran, REORIENT is a magazine celebrating Middle Eastern arts and culture, featuring interviews with creators and in-depth forays into local music, film, and contemporary art scenes across the region.

  7. “I Am Interested in Human Stories”: Iain Akerman on the Alternative Scenes of the Middle East

    Westerners often see the Middle East as synonymous with war and strife. Iain Akerman has devoted his career to uncovering the region’s multifaceted underground cultures.