Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: VulGarrity's Afterlife
July 24, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: VulGarrity’s Afterlife

On their 4th release, Afterlife, VulGarrity conjures up another batch of supernatural-themed thrillers. VulGarrity are a brother/sister team composed of ...

Alt-Nation: July Shows Keep Summer Cooking
July 15, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: July Shows Keep Summer Cooking

Jodie Treloar – Voila (75orLess Records) Jodie Treloar’s debut EP Voila features five tunes on the crossroads of indie folk ...

Alt-Nation: Festivals in Flux
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Festivals in Flux

Festivals in Flux In local music, breaking news is kind of rare. Sure, bands put out albums and play shows, ...

Alt-Nation: Liberty Fest, The Spot Celebrates, BridgeFest and Under My Skin
June 17, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Liberty Fest, The Spot Celebrates, BridgeFest and Under My Skin

  Last week Providence Liberty Fest unveiled a staggering listing of 40 bands for their 16th anniversary show this 4th ...

Alt-Nation: Summer in the City
June 3, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Summer in the City

  All killer, no filler, hot times, summer in the city, back of my neck getting dirty and gritty… Hey ...

Alt-Nation: Just Going to the Library
May 20, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Just Going to the Library

Providence Public Library – “From Pop to Punk: Highlights of 20th century Popular Music in Providence” I’ve had the privilege ...

Alt-Nation: Hot Rocks
May 13, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Hot Rocks

Waxahatchee – Ivy Trip (Merge Records) Indie rockers Waxahatchee released their 3rd album, Ivy Trip, last month. Primarily a vehicle ...

Alt-Nation: Brown Bird's Final Album
May 6, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Brown Bird’s Final Album

Brown Bird – Axis Mundi (Supply and Demand Music) The loss of Brown Bird founder Dave Lamb to leukemia last ...

Alt-Nation: Starting May Off Right
April 29, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Starting May Off Right

Rough Francis The sons of Death return to the Columbus Theatre to lay a smackdown of ’70s Motor City inspired ...

Alt-Nation: A Celebration, A Film, and Shows You Don't Want to Miss
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: A Celebration, A Film, and Shows You Don’t Want to Miss

Before we begin the roundup, I have to congratulate the National Champion Providence College Men’s Hockey team! I had the ...