Marc Clarkin

Marc Clarkin

Articles by Marc Clarkin

Alt-Nation: The Sinister Sounds of the '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, and beyond…
February 15, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: The Sinister Sounds of the ’50s, ’60s, ’70s, ’80s, and beyond…

An Evening with Lol Tolhurst, Founding Member of The Cure I’ve been a fan of The Cure for almost 30 ...

Alt-Nation: Don't Stay Home
February 1, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Don’t Stay Home

Darklands Shoegaze rockers to their core, Darklands craft melody out of fuzz-ridden noise. Darklands’ sound owes much to the noise ...

Alt-Nation: A New Disc and Can't-Miss Shows
January 11, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: A New Disc and Can’t-Miss Shows

Civility – Self-titled EP It seems like there has been a recent surge in the amount of post-punk/new wave influenced ...

Alt-Nation: Beyond Wrestling Presents “Party Animals”
December 28, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Beyond Wrestling Presents “Party Animals”

I’ve exhausted all my desire to write about music for one year, so figured I’d move the conversation along to ...

Alt-Nation: The Best of The Best
December 14, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: The Best of The Best

The last column of the year for music journalists is typically reserved for “Best of” lists, or so says my ...

Alt-Nation: Start the Holiday Season with Some Shows
November 30, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Start the Holiday Season with Some Shows

Murphy’s Law It is always one shit-show of a party when Jimmy G from NYC and the boys from Murphy’s ...

Alt-Nation: Everybody Knows ...
November 16, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Everybody Knows …

“Everybody knows that the war is over, everybody knows the good guys lost.” So goes the 2016 presidential election with ...

Alt-Nation: November Happenings
November 2, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: November Happenings

The Upper Crust What better way to shake off the post-Halloween blues than a rock show where the band dresses ...

Alt-Nation: Freaqshow: A Fashion and Art Spooktacular!
October 26, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Freaqshow: A Fashion and Art Spooktacular!

This is part two of our interview with AV Vienna from The Viennagram (read part one) where we go more ...

Alt-Nation: Shows that Will Prepare You for Halloween
October 19, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Shows that Will Prepare You for Halloween

The Callouts – Check Your Friends (75orLess Records) It has been a few years since the demise of local pop-punk ...