Music

Alt-Nation Interview: For the Love of Sloane
February 26, 2013 4 commentsby

Alt-Nation Interview: For the Love of Sloane

For the several years around this time, the staff at the Alt-Nation desk has put together a “Hot Women of ...

The Legendary Cowsills
February 19, 2013 7 commentsby

The Legendary Cowsills

Bob Cowsill, of Rhode Island’s legendary band The Cowsills, comes full circle in his 40-year musical career. Now living on the West ...

Aesop Rock is Bumming Me Out
February 14, 2013 13 commentsby

Aesop Rock is Bumming Me Out

A wise man once said, “Have no expectations and you’ll never be let down.” Okay, maybe he wasn’t a wise man; he ...

Psytrance: The Lost EDM
February 6, 2013 2 commentsby

Psytrance: The Lost EDM

So, what is psytrance? Here is a short history: In the 1960s, hippies flocked to Goa, India, because of the free ...

The Birth of the Rhode Island Rave Scene
February 6, 2013 4 commentsby

The Birth of the Rhode Island Rave Scene

by DJ Venom   The year was 1992. Buddy Cianci started his second stint as the mayor of Providence while ...

Closer to Fine, Luck and Fiddling Fishermen
February 6, 2013 40 commentsby

Closer to Fine, Luck and Fiddling Fishermen

Last week I was fortunate enough to be part of the sold out Fiddlers and Fishermen show at Common Fence ...

Top DJs on the EDM Scene
February 6, 2013 7 commentsby

Top DJs on the EDM Scene

Electro Dance Music (EDM) has reached a critical mass in America and dominates much of the club and event landscape ...

The New Year Brings New Music
January 10, 2013 3 commentsby

The New Year Brings New Music

White Dynomite make a big impression visually on their debut self-titled CD before one even pops the biscuit in. Between ...

2013 Brings Great Shows and More Exclamation Points
January 10, 2013 9 commentsby

2013 Brings Great Shows and More Exclamation Points

Okee dokee folks … phew! I am glad that last year is over and done! Hopefully 2013 will be much, ...

I Want My Rock & Reel
January 10, 2013 38 commentsby

I Want My Rock & Reel

Some may argue that the fusion of rock and roll and film peaked back in the ‘70s with flicks like ...