Alternative Press (magazine)

Alternative Press
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"Most Anticipated Albums of 2007" issue
Editor in chiefJason Pettigrew
CategoriesMusic
FrequencyMonthly
PublisherAlternative Press Magazine, Inc.
FounderMike Shea
Year founded1985
First issueJune 1985
CompanyAlternative Press
CountryUnited States
Based inCleveland
LanguageEnglish
Websitewww.altpress.com
ISSN1065-1667

Alternative Press is an American music magazine based in Cleveland, Ohio. It generally provides readers with band interviews, photos, information on upcoming releases, and music charts. It was founded in 1985[1] by Mike Shea, who is the president.[2][3]

Joe Scarpelli is the general manager. Jason Pettigrew is editor-in-chief.[2]

  1. ^ "Potential Markets". Freelance Writing. Retrieved December 4, 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Alternative Press: Contact". Retrieved September 20, 2011.
  3. ^ Scott Suttel (July 22, 2015). "Alternative Press founder Mike Shea reflects on 30 years of music journalism". Crain's Cleveland Business. Retrieved March 20, 2016.