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12 Best Alternative Performances From The MTV VMAs

The MTV Video Music Awards isn’t just a superficial awards show. It’s an institution that has crafted some of pop culture’s most iconic moments. Frankly, no other awards show has created massive ripples in the cultural zeitgeist such as Miley Cryus’ famous twerking moment and Beyoncé’s baby bump reveal alongside bands such as Alien Ant Farm playing their cover of “Smooth Criminal” or Rage Against The Machine and Limp Bizkit feuding onstage in 2000. However, many viewers equate the MTV VMAs to purely celebrating the efforts of most American Top 40 artists. This could not be further from the truth.… Read more »


What’s Your Mign? Find Your Match with Alternative Astrology for Music Lovers

Valentine’s Day might be over but idobi’s love game is just getting started: Introducing Alternative Astrology for Music Lovers, our new series that matches the tunes + the signs that make your heart race. These Migns (music + signs) put the idobi spin on the zodiac to create all-new rocked out versions of who YOU are. And of course, our Migns tell you just who your perfect pairing would be (we got’chu). Take our quiz to find out which Mign you truly are! (Or keep scrolling for spoilers.) Whether you’re the life of the party or you prefer chillin’ &… Read more »


The Alternative Press Music Awards are back for 2015!

After last year’s majorly successful AP Music Awards, Alternative Press have announced that this year’s awards will take place on July 22, 2015 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, OH. This year, the hosts are idobi’s own Full Frontal radio hosts, Alex Gaskarth and Jack Barakat!


Festive Alternatives

Have a holly jolly Chris—jk, classic holiday tunes are old news. Josh offers some festive alternatives on the new episode of First Person from acts like Fitz and the Tantrums and The Futureheads.

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