Alternative Press

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 by Mike Shea, who is the current president.Joe Scarpelli is the current general manager. Jason Pettigrew is editor in chief and Scott Heisel is managing editor.
Posts about Alternative Press
  • Are Community News Sites and Investors Ready for Each Other?

    … “Why can’t local news attract investment?” journalism watcher Nikki Usher asks in a recent opinion piece for the Reynolds Journalism Institute, where she is a resident fellow. “If funders don’t pump money into local news, all of the innovation that’s happening in news will simply bypass the local level.” Usher, who is an assistant professor…

    Tom Grubisich/ Street Fight- 18 readers -
  • Mike Shapiro’s TAP Gets New Branding and Network Strategy

    …) and CEO Mike Shapiro. A former litigation attorney, Shapiro explains the changes, and what’s coming next. What’s TAPinto.net all about that’s new and significant? During the summer, we re-branded The Alternative Press as TAPinto. We began as the alternative to the hard-copy local paper. However, we are now the primary news source for residents in our…

    Tom Grubisich/ Street Fightin Social- 7 readers -
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