Browse all issues of AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples. Alternative pop/rock is essentially a catch-all term for post-punk bands from the mid-'80s to the mid-'90s. There is a multitude of musical styles within alternative rock, from the sweet melodies of jangle-pop to the disturbing metallic grind of industrial, yet are all tied together by a similar aesthetic -- they all existed and operated. 16 Apr Alp Goat is raising funds for Alp Goat - The alternative all-natural sport shirt on Kickstarter! We developed an ultra-light sport shirt made from % natural fibers . Cotton and cashmere that's all you need.