Alt Nation

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: 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 ...

Alt-Nation: Three Shows, One Night, Good Luck
October 5, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Three Shows, One Night, Good Luck

Low Fidelity – Ready to POP(s) One of my favorite new spots in the city is POP. POP is an ...

Alt-Nation: Everything is New
September 14, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Everything is New

D Generation – Nothing Is Anywhere (Bastard Basement Records) D Generation return after 17-year hiatus since their last album, Through ...

Alt-Nation: Joe Moody, Electric Six and Handsome Pete
August 17, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Joe Moody, Electric Six and Handsome Pete

When local studio owner Joe Moody passed away earlier this year it left a gaping wound in the heart of ...

Alt-Nation: Folk Fest Wrap-Up and the Latest from The Silks
August 3, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Folk Fest Wrap-Up and the Latest from The Silks

Newport Folk Fest The book is closed on the 2016 Newport Folk Fest, which showcased a mix of rising stars, ...

Alt-Nation: Festivals! Festivals! Festivals!
July 20, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Festivals! Festivals! Festivals!

Newport Folk Festival The iconic Newport Folk Festival enters its 57th year, as much of a force both socially and ...