Alt Nation

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 ...

Alt-Nation: Gimme Some of that Old Time Rock ‘n’ Roll!
July 6, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Gimme Some of that Old Time Rock ‘n’ Roll!

Belly Belly was the last (and possibly only) Rhode Island band to grace the cover of Rolling Stone magazine when ...

Alt-Nation: The Low Anthem's eyeland and Allysen Callery
June 15, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: The Low Anthem’s eyeland and Allysen Callery

In 2011 when The Low Anthem started work on their fourth album, the band was on a roll having garnered international ...