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Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative) is a style of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of the 1980s and became widely popular in the 1990s.
Barely Real is the 1992 extended play (EP) by the American indie rock band Codeine.
College rock was the alternative rock music played on student-run university and college campus radio stations located in the United States and Canada in the 1980s.
Emo is a rock music genre characterized by an emphasis on emotional expression, sometimes through confessional lyrics.
Gothabilly (sometimes hellbilly) is an offshoot of psychobilly influenced by the goth subculture.
The Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album is an award presented to recording artists for quality albums in the alternative genre at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards.
Grebo (or grebo rock) was a short-lived subgenre of alternative rock that incorporated influences from punk rock, electronic dance music, hip hop and psychedelia.
Grunge (sometimes referred to as the Seattle sound) is a subgenre of alternative rock and a subculture that emerged during the in the Pacific Northwest U.S. state of Washington, particularly in Seattle and nearby towns.
Indie rock is a genre of rock music that originated in the United Kingdom in the 1970s.
This is a list of timelines currently on Wikipedia.
Magnapop is an American rock band based in Atlanta, Georgia.
My Bloody Valentine are a rock band formed in Dublin in 1983.
The New Wave of New Wave (NWONW) was coined by music journalists to describe a subgenre of the British alternative rock scene in the early 1990s, in which bands displayed post-punk and new wave influences, particularly from bands such as The Clash, Blondie, Wire, and The Stranglers.
Paisley Underground is a subgenre of jangle pop that originated from California.
The Pixies are an American alternative rock band formed in 1986 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Post-Britpop is an alternative rock subgenre and is the period following Britpop in the late 1990s and early 2000s, when the media were identifying a "new generation" or "second wave" of guitar bands influenced by acts like Pulp, Oasis and Blur, but with less overtly British concerns in their lyrics and making more use of American rock and indie influences, as well as experimental music.
Psychobilly is a rock music fusion genre that mixes elements of rockabilly and punk rock.
Punk blues (or blues punk) is a fusion genre of punk rock and blues.
R.E.M. was an American rock band from Athens, Georgia, that was formed in 1980 by drummer Bill Berry, guitarist Peter Buck, bassist/backing vocalist Mike Mills, and lead vocalist Michael Stipe.
The Rasmus is a Finnish rock band that formed in 1994 in Helsinki while the band members were still in upper comprehensive school.
The Smashing Pumpkins (or Smashing Pumpkins) are an American alternative rock band from Chicago, Illinois.
This article summarizes the events, album releases, and album release dates in alternative rock for the year 2014.