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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 ...

Alt-Nation: Jesse Malin Talks Life as an Outsider in preparation for his CD Release Show @ Firehouse 13
October 8, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Jesse Malin Talks Life as an Outsider in preparation for his CD Release Show @ Firehouse 13

After a gap of nearly five years between releases, 2015 has been a whirlwind for Jesse Malin. In March, the ...

Alt-Nation: The One Man Gang – Gang of Four’s Andy Gill Talks on the Then, Now, and Next
October 1, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: The One Man Gang – Gang of Four’s Andy Gill Talks on the Then, Now, and Next

Seminal post-punks Gang of Four make a rare return to our lands with a Saturday night headlining gig at The ...

Alt-Nation: Gang of Four, Sonny Vincent and Jesse Malin
September 30, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Gang of Four, Sonny Vincent and Jesse Malin

I don’t have many words to expend on this, but this has been a dream come true in terms of ...

Alt-Nation: The Turbo A.C.'s Rock Newport
September 23, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: The Turbo A.C.’s Rock Newport

It’s hard to believe, but The Turbo A.C.’s have been kicking up a punk rock ruckus for 20 years. They bring ...

Alt-Nation: I Wish I Could Have Told You, Dave
September 16, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: I Wish I Could Have Told You, Dave

That’s life… as the song goes, so let’s start with the life of my friend David Hemingway. Dave is a ...