alternative music blogs

1. Diffuser

About Blog Diffuser provide Alternative and indie rock music news. Chronicling the past, present and future of alternative music. Frequency 26 posts / year Blog
Facebook fans 74.5K ⋅ Twitter followers 35.9K ⋅ Instagram Followers 7.4K ⋅ Social Engagement 6

2. Alternative Nation

About Blog was opened in May 2009 by Brett Buchanan and it covers the currently active bands from the Grunge era and 90's. Alternative Nation provide news on guitar based alternative rock bands that don't suck from the 90's onwards. Frequency 4 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 72.3K ⋅ Twitter followers 23K ⋅ Social Engagement 25

3. Rock Sound | Rock Music News, Album announcements, Tour news

About Blog Magazine brings you the latest rock, metal, pop-punk and metalcore music news and reviews, music videos and pictures. They are are the real alternative. has consistently been first to cover the best new bands (as well as the biggest ones) in the alternative world. Frequency 5 posts / dayAlso in Blog
Facebook fans 713.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 412.2K ⋅ Instagram Followers 248.4K ⋅ Social Engagement 156

4. Louder Than War

About Blog Louder Than War is the UK's fastest growing and award-winning music and culture website. Louder Than War is a music and counter culture website and record label. Launched in 2010 brings you all the latest music latest rock, punk, metal and alternative music news, album and gig reviews, news and interviews as well as covering counter culture film, TV and art. Frequency 2 posts / day Since Sep 2010 Also in Blog
Facebook fans 39.3K ⋅ Twitter followers 37.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 1.2K

5. Chart Attack

About Blog Chart Attack is a guide to indie and alternative music, based out of Toronto, Canada, online since 1996. They're dedicated in showcasing great music that pushes expectations of genre, and getting to know the people who make it through written features and video features. Frequency 1 post / day Since Apr 2000 Also in Blog
Twitter followers 8.6K ⋅ Domain Authority 63

6. Overblown

About Blog Overblown Webzine is a UK and Ireland based alternative music website funded by readers, with a focus on community and our readers. Overblown is all about subterreanean music. Whether it is post punk, shoegaze, sludge metal, or noise rock they want to bring these alternative music genres to the fore. Frequency 3 posts / month Blog
Facebook fans 7.1K ⋅ Twitter followers 4.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 34

7. Stereofox

About Blog Stereofox is a music blog which helps you discover new indie, alternative and electronic music. Listen, add to favourites and share with friends. Frequency 7 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 8K ⋅ Twitter followers 5.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 2 ⋅ Domain Authority 37 ⋅ Alexa Rank 625.9K

8. Reddit - Alternative Rock

About Blog A place to share and discover new and old alternative rock. Frequency 17 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 1.1M ⋅ Twitter followers 484.6K ⋅ Social Engagement 50 ⋅ Domain Authority 91 ⋅ Alexa Rank 8

9. The Hard Times

About Blog The Hard Times is a very real punk news site that you should not question. Just absorb the information as truth and move on. The historic satire site was founded in December 1982 at 171A studios while the founding members were eating broken glass with The Bad Brains. It's made by a group of punk and hardcore kids from all the different sub-genres of the DIY hardcore scene. Frequency 6 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 219.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 101.9K ⋅ Instagram Followers 382.1K ⋅ Social Engagement 2.5K ⋅ Domain Authority 57 ⋅ Alexa Rank 67.3K

10. Magnet Magazine | Real Music Alternatives

About Blog Real Music Alternatives. Since 1993, MAGNET has published a print magazine, available by subscription and in bookstores and record stores worldwide. MAGNET has covered independent music through artist profiles, critical reviews, in-depth features and bold photography. Frequency 7 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 9.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 19K ⋅ Instagram Followers 4.8K ⋅ Domain Authority 61 ⋅ Alexa Rank 434.9K

11. Alternative Press

About Blog Alternative Press is one of the largest music magazines in the world. AP provides in-depth interviews and exclusive photos, making it an essential collectors piece for a passionate fan base. AP is the nation's leading voice on underground, alternative, punk music and youth culture both in print and online since 1985. Frequency 10 posts / dayAlso in Blog
Facebook fans 1.2M ⋅ Twitter followers 647.2K ⋅ Instagram Followers 796.2K ⋅ Social Engagement 535 ⋅ Domain Authority 78 ⋅ Alexa Rank 47K

12. Indie is not a genre

About Blog Indie Is Not A Genre is a music blog that doesn't trust the hype. Get your latest fix on everything pop, rock, alternative. Gigs and album reviews. Initially started in Germany in the summer of 2011, indie is not a genre soon grew into an international project. We cover a broad area of musical styles, ranging from rock to electronica to folk to singer songwriter and even to punk. Frequency 2 posts / week Blog
Facebook fans 2.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 2.1K ⋅ Social Engagement 6 ⋅ Domain Authority 35 ⋅ Alexa Rank 814.3K

13. Stereo Stickman | Alternative

About Blog Stereo Stickman is an independent music community & online magazine offering the utmost professional, in depth representation for musicians, producers & bands who work hard at their craft. Follow Stereo Stickman to check out some of the latest Alternative bands & artists they've covered recently from around the globe. Frequency 2 posts / week Blog
Facebook fans 2.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 35.3K ⋅ Instagram Followers 3.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 36 ⋅ Alexa Rank 2.2M

14. Confessions of an Electric Diva

About Blog Alternative & Goth blog with a heavy metal twist, covering fashion, lifestyle and travel. Tales of a thirty something alternative chick rocking out in London! Frequency 5 posts / quarter Blog
Facebook fans 11 ⋅ Social Engagement 2 ⋅ Domain Authority 8 ⋅

15. Indie Music Filter

About Blog Toronto-based music blog finding the best new music in the feeds. To the point track features, videos, quick reviews and streaming playlists. Frequency 3 posts / year Since Jan 2006 Also in Blog
Facebook fans 7.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 19.1K ⋅ Domain Authority 43 ⋅ Alexa Rank 1.5M

16. A&R Factory | Alternative

About Blog Artist and Repertoire (A&R) blog features upcoming unsigned bands and buzz artists from around the world. Their readership includes independent and major labels, publishers, management companies, radio station, PR and sync companies from across the world who use our website as a resource to discover and sign acts. Frequency 3 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 9K ⋅ Twitter followers 21K ⋅ Domain Authority 35 ⋅ Alexa Rank 1.1M

17. Doubtful Sounds

About Blog Doubtful Sounds is dedicated to bringing you the best news, reviews, interviews and associated ephemera from the wide world of music. From indie and americana to electronica, experimental and metal - we aim to keep you informed across a range of genres. Frequency 1 post / week Blog
Facebook fans 1.3K ⋅ Twitter followers 1.1K ⋅ Instagram Followers 655 ⋅ Social Engagement 18 ⋅ Domain Authority 30 ⋅ Alexa Rank 6.3M

18. Turtle Tempo | Independent Music Discovery

About Blog A London-based music blog that cares about new music. We are committed to giving talented indie & alternative music artists the recognition they deserve. Frequency 1 post / day Since Apr 2016 Also in Blog
Facebook fans 1.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 9K ⋅ Instagram Followers 734 ⋅ Social Engagement 2 ⋅ Domain Authority 18 ⋅ Alexa Rank 3.9M

19. The Alternative

About Blog The Alternative was created to be the music site that we wanted to exist. A site with impeccable taste, quality content, and intelligent stances on important issues. The Alternative pledges itself to providing you (our readers) with only the best music and art. Frequency 2 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 3.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 10.3K ⋅ Social Engagement 67 ⋅ Domain Authority 38 ⋅ Alexa Rank 1.2M

20. Soundsphere magazine

About Blog An online and print guide to alternative music (rock, goth, metal, electronic, indie) and culture for the North of England and worldwide. They champion alternative music in the North of England and feature bands, artists and culture on a local, national and international level. Frequency 3 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 15.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 5.3K ⋅ Instagram Followers 1.9K ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 37 ⋅ Alexa Rank 6.1M

21. alexrainbirdMusic

About Blog Based in the UK, Alex Rainbird is one guy working hard to bring you the best independent rock, pop, folk and electronic music. alexrainbirdMusic is the hub for the latest new indie music, trends, news, interviews, compilations and more. A platform for indie artists to be heard. His goal is to provide a platform for underrated artists to be heard, and for viewers to find amazing new music. Blog
Facebook fans 12.7K ⋅ Twitter followers 3.2K ⋅ Instagram Followers 8.4K ⋅ Domain Authority 23 ⋅ Alexa Rank 3.2M

22. Hard Rock Daddy

About Blog Hard Rock Daddy is a place to discover great music, go inside the mind of a modern-day dad and journey with a virtual backstage pass into the lives of an offbeat, entertaining family. Frequency 2 posts / week Blog
Facebook fans 4.1K ⋅ Twitter followers 1.5K ⋅ Social Engagement 10 ⋅ Domain Authority 24 ⋅ Alexa Rank 2.3M

23. RottenYoungEarth

About Blog An alternative music blog. Find and explore new bands and their submissions on this blog. Blog
Facebook fans 1.2K ⋅ Domain Authority 18 ⋅ Alexa Rank 1.8M

24. east of 8th

About Blog East of 8th is an independent thoughts on alternative music. Susan, a self-described life-long band nerd and strong advocate for proper grammar, began her musical adventures at age 9 at a piano keyboard. She named this blog East of 8th because she loves independent and alternative rock, and is lucky enough to live a just a few minutes east of its southern soul. Frequency 1 post / week Blog
Twitter followers 1.5K ⋅ Social Engagement 14 ⋅ Domain Authority 20 ⋅ Alexa Rank 2.6M

25. DIY Conspiracy

About Blog DIY Conspiracy is the unbroken spirit of the anti-authoritarian and Do-It-Yourself punk culture. We created this project to support underground artists and to use Internet as a free and collaborative platform for exchanging information hundreds of news, record reviews, interviews, rants, columns and many more all about underground music and radical ideas. Frequency 1 post / week Blog
Facebook fans 4.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 787 ⋅ Social Engagement 35 ⋅ Domain Authority 32 ⋅ Alexa Rank 4.6M