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rkstar.com: Alternative Alternative
    What we consider to be alternative today, the genre world calls "post-grunge". It's the all-encompassing alt-rock guitar-bass-drum line up of bands that list grunge acts among their influences.

Read more about the Alternative genre and bands associated with it at Allmusic.


Alternative Concert Listings
DateBand/Artist VenueCost/Details/Vibe
Saturday,
May 9. 12pm
  The Kooks,
  The Orange,
  Joywave,
  Jocelyn Arndt,
  Holly & Evan,
  more...
Washington Park
Albany, NY
FREE. All Ages.
TulipFest
Alternative, Indie
Saturday,
May 23. 7:30pm
  Brandi CarlilePalace Theater$40-$75. All Ages.
Alternative, Singer/Songwriter
Friday,
Jun. 12. 8pm
  Milo GreeneThe Hollow
Albany, NY
$15. 18+
Indie, Alternative, Pop Rock
Friday,
Jun. 19. 7pm
  Train,
  The Fray,
  Matt Nathanson
SPAC$25-$79.50. All Ages.
Pop Rock, Alternative
Friday,
Jul. 24. 7pm
  Cold War Kids,
  Civil Twilight
Northern Lights$10-$22. 16+
Indie, Alternative
Wednesday,
Jul. 29. 8pm
  InterpolNorthern Lights$25-$28. 16+
Alternative, Indie
Tuesday,
Sep. 1. 7pm
  Counting Crows,
  Citizen Cope
SPAC$49.50-$69.50. All Ages.
Pop Rock, Alternative
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Dan Goodspeed