Post-grunge

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Post-grunge
Stylistic origins Grunge
Alternative rock
Hard rock
Alternative metal[1]
Cultural origins Early–mid 1990s in the United States of America
Typical instruments Vocals
Acoustic guitars
Classical guitars
Electric guitars
Bass guitars
Electronic keyboards
Drums
Regional scenes
British Columbia
California
Canada
Pacific Northwest
Southern Ontario
Upper Midwest

Post-grunge is a music genre that is strongly influenced by grunge music, a genre that started in Seattle, Washington, United States in the mid-1980s. However, it makes it into a more melodic and radio-friendly sound. Not by a coincidence, it has become very popular on the radio.

Examples of post-grunge artists[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Post-Grunge". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 14 March 2016.