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The terror of violence can't destroy the joy of live music
We Cannot Let the Terror of Violence Destroy the Joy & Freedom of Live Music

Family members have always called me fearless. Fearless for moving across the country on my…

Now Playing at Literally, Darling September 2017

As fall arrives, the lovely ladies at Literally, Darling are still hooked on summer tracks…

Nick Jonas’ Songs and Music Videos Sound a lot like Abuse

As a Jonas Brothers fan who spent a considerable amount of her teenage life writing…

Dear Taylor, Your New Single Creeps Me the F*ck Out

Dear Taylor, I know you get this a lot, but I’m a huge fan of…

Female punk bands
Female Punk Bands Exist and They Kick Ass

How many females do we know of in today’s alternative rock world? Hayley Williams of…

Now Playing at Literally, Darling: The Ultimate August 2017

Here at Literally, Darling, we’re all about collaboration and variety, so it only made sense…

Blink-182’s ‘California (Deluxe Edition)’ Is the ‘California’ I’ve Always Wanted

I still recall the initial excitement I felt when I heard that Matt Skiba would…

The Alt-Rock Soundtrack To Summer 2017

It seems like every summer, I get nostalgic for June and July by mid-August. Logical?…

In Honor of the Ten Year Anniversary of the Jonas Brothers’ Self-Titled Album

I still recall purchasing Jonas Brothers at a Limited Too in upstate New York while…

We Swapped Music Tastes For A Week And It Couldn’t Have Been More Different

A person’s music taste speaks volumes about who they are, and we each have music…

Linkin Park
Thank You Chester Bennington For Helping Me Conquer My Own Depression

In 2010, I picked up Linkin Park’s new album A Thousand Suns. I’d only heard…

Halsey’s hopeless fountain kingdom is a game changer

About two years ago, we published an article that broke down the importance of Halsey…

Everything You Need To Survive Summer Festival Season

I’m not the most fashionable person in the world (just ask my sisters, who are…

Suburban Rap Queen K.Flay Is the Perfect Soundtrack to Your Twenties

I first heard K.Flay’s “Thicker Than Dust” in a 2014 update video from a fellow…

Chris Cornell Was the Soundtrack of My Misunderstood Youth

By Ragan LaTour The news of Chris Cornell’s death floated across the bottom of the…

14 Alternative Albums We Need In Summer 2017

It’s no longer a secret that I fill up my calendar with album and book…

The Perfect 2000’s Indie Playlist To Give You Early Aughts Flashbacks

I don’t miss much about the early 2000’s. I wore skin tight camo flare jeans…

Meet Alternative’s Dark Queen: Bishop Briggs

While browsing Twitter recently, I saw someone asking: how do you personally define “good music”?…

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Country Songs for City Livin’

I grew up on a dirt road in a county where the coolest thing to…

Punk Is Alive and Eager to #Resist

Punk culture, and its tightly linked punk rock music, emerged in the 1970s and has…