Tag : Alternative rock



Young and Beautiful by Lana Del Rey

"Young and Beautiful" is a song recorded by American singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey. Released on 23 April 2013, it was the first single from the The Great Gatsby: Music from Baz Luhrmann's Film soundtrack. An alternative rock ballad, "Young and Beautiful" was co-written by Del Rey and the track's producer, Rick Nowels. Contemporary music critics lauded the single, calling it "haunting" and "somber". Lyrically, "Young… View More

Radioactive by Imagine Dragons

"Radioactive" is a song recorded by American indie rock band Imagine Dragons for their major-label debut EP Continued Silence and later on their debut studio album, Night Visions, as the opening track. Musically, "Radioactive" is an alternative rock song with elements of electronic rock and dubstep, while containing cryptic lyrics of apocalyptic and revolutionist… View More

Breakeven by The Script

"Breakeven", also known as "Falling to Pieces" or "Breakeven (Falling to Pieces)", is a song by Irish band The Script, taken from their eponymous debut… View More

The Man Who Can't Be Moved by The Script

"The Man Who Can't Be Moved" is the second single from Irish band The Script from their album The Script. The song was released on 25 July 2008. The song has been used heavily for the CBS show Ghost Whisperer during its fourth season. This song served as their radio promotional single in the United States, gaining airplay on multiple radio… View More

It's Time by Imagine Dragons

"It's Time" is a song written and performed by American alternative rock band Imagine Dragons, from the band's major label debut EP Continued Silence as well as their major label debut album Night… View More

Love Somebody by Maroon 5

"Love Somebody" is the fourth single from the American band Maroon 5's fourth studio album, Overexposed (2012). It was written by Adam Levine and Nathaniel Motte together with Ryan Tedder and Noel Zancanella, who also served as producers. "Love Somebody" is an alternative rock and dance-pop song that lyrically explores "salvation on the dance… View More

Clocks by Coldplay

"Clocks" is a song by British alternative rock band Coldplay. It was written by all members of the band for their second album, A Rush of Blood to the Head. Built around a piano riff, the song features cryptic lyrics of contrast and urgency themes. Several remixes of the track exist and its riff has been widely… View More

The Scientist by Coldplay

"The Scientist" is the second single from British alternative rock band Coldplay's second album, A Rush of Blood to the Head. The song was written collaboratively by all the band members for the album. It is built around a piano ballad, with its lyrics telling the story about a man's desire to love and an apology. The song was released in the United Kingdom as the second single from A Rush of Blood to the Head and… View More

Yellow by Coldplay

"Yellow" is a song by British alternative rock band Coldplay. The band wrote the song and co-produced it with British record producer Ken Nelson for their debut album, Parachutes (2000). The song's lyrics are a reference to band vocalist Chris Martin's unrequited… View More

Every Teardrop Is a Waterfall by Coldplay

"Every Teardrop is a Waterfall" (commonly abbreviated as ETIAW ) is a song by British alternative rock band Coldplay. The lead single from their fifth studio album, Mylo Xyloto, it was released on 3 June 2011, as a digital download except in the United Kingdom where it was released 2 days… View More