Alternative Music

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Evanescence                           Foo Fighters                               Green Day

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Nickelback                              Nirvana                                      Paparach

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Pearl Jam                            Red Hot Chili Peppers                Coldplay

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The Killers                             The Cranberries                            Three Days Grace

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Alternative music is a genre of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of the 1980s and became widely popular by the 1990s.

The ‘alternative music’ definition refers to the genre’s distinction from mainstream rock music, expressed primarily in a distorted guitar sound, transgressive lyrics and generally a nonchalant, defiant attitude.

The term’s original meaning was broader, referring to a generation of musicians unified by their collective debt to either the musical style, or simply the independent, D.I.Y. ethos of punk rock, which in the late 1970s laid the groundwork for alternative music.

At times, “alternative music” has been used as a catch-all description for music from underground rock artists that receives mainstream recognition, or for any music, whether rock or not, that is seen to be descended from punk rock (including some examples of punk itself, as well as new wave, and post-punk).

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