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Alt-Nation: Bastards & More
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Bastards & More

2016 is still only in its infancy but it seems like we’ve lost a lot of people. I want to ...

Alt-Nation: WBRU Rock Hunt
March 16, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: WBRU Rock Hunt

It’s that time again — the finals of this year’s WBRU Rock Hunt take over The Met Café this Saturday ...

Alt-Nation: Shows to Put a Spring in Your Step
March 2, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Shows to Put a Spring in Your Step

Sage Francis This is a gem of a show that is flying under the radar with acclaimed hip-hop artist Sage ...

Alt-Nation: Pixels' Latest and Weekend Shows
February 24, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Pixels’ Latest and Weekend Shows

Pixels – Hello (P.O.P. Records) With their new EP, Hello, the Pixels have created a throwback pop gem. Hello starts ...

Alt-Nation: Suck and Wastelands. And Music, too
February 17, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Suck and Wastelands. And Music, too

Brrr! Winter is finally here. I miss the old days when it would begin in December and then that one ...

Alt-Nation: HBD Johnny Rotten!
February 3, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: HBD Johnny Rotten!

We’re going to start off this one paying homage to John (Johnny Rotten) Lydon on his 60th birthday. Outside of ...

Alt-Nation: In Mourning
January 13, 2016 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: In Mourning

I had planned to start with a brief tribute to Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead, but I’d be remiss if I ...

Alt-Nation: Music to Stuff in Your Stocking
December 2, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Music to Stuff in Your Stocking

Blackletter – Digital Vinyl Nobody is ever going to accuse Blackletter’s vocalist/keyboardist/songwriter Dave Laros of lacking ambition. The band’s debut ...

Alt-Nation: Gavage Talks Turkey
November 18, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Gavage Talks Turkey

Gavage – Self-Titled (75orLess Records and Port of Providence Records) A couple of years ago, my friend Mike Kelly recommended ...

Alt-Nation: Revival! 2015 and Last Good Tooth
November 4, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Revival! 2015 and Last Good Tooth

The Columbus Collective celebrates three years of the Revival of the Columbus Theatre with a mammoth party featuring a mix ...