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Alt18 for 9/11/21: We have a new No. 1

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Milky Chance’s latest climb up the Alt18 Countdown is complete. The duo hit No. 1 this week with “Colorado,” swapping spots with Bastille and “Distorted Light Beam.” Here’s a recap of the countdown, plus links to industry news and previous weeks’ lists.
Over on the Finding Alt18 Discord we’ve started voting for a “People’s Champ Song of the Week” and there’s some pretty impressive work going on looking at the history of the Alt18 Countdown. Head on over for a look at the top Alt18 songs and bands from the past decade. You may be surprised who tops the list. I was.
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Alt18 Countdown on Sirius XM, 9/11/21: Milky Chance is No. 1 with 'Colorado'
Alt18 Countdown on Sirius XM, 9/4/21: Bastille tops, The Happy Fits join
AltCharts - playlist by Finding Alt18 | Spotify
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Alternative Music News
Headlines this week are all Drake and VMAs. Here’s a few other topics from the depths of the Internet …
Lorde, Olivia Rodrigo, and the Next Phase of Music Plagiarism Battles - The Ringer
I made a playlist for this story: Music Copyright in the Age of Forgetting
The Band CAMINO: The Ones Worth Dying For - American Songwriter
From the article: Flagged as “too pop for rock” or “too rock for pop,” The Band CAMINO feels their indefinable sound is only problematic for the business side. “It’s been way more fun to build a team around people that do get it,” says Burgess.
Dorothy Carvello's music industry exposé being turned into docuseries
How Kurt Cobain launched the career of Daniel Johnston with a T-shirt
🎧 Beautiful song by Johnston: True Love Will Find You in the End | And Story of the Artist | And Some Things Last A Long Time | And, geez, just check out his work.
Limp Bizkit Cancel All Remaining 2021 Festival Dates, Promise New Songs Will 'Leak' Soon
Low: Hey What – Undeniably one of the best bands in the world
To hell with the never-ending hoopla over Bob Dylan. Low are the finest musical act to ever crawl out of Duluth, Minnesota.
The Strokes Is This It Anniversary: Artists Reflect on the Seminal Debut
Get to Know Yebba, the Artist Who’s Collaborating With Everyone From Drake to Ed Sheeran
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