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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
Friday,
Jun. 12. 8pm
  Milo Greene,
  Hey Marseilles
The 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
Wednesday,
Jul. 15. 5pm
  Atlas Genius,
  Rival Galaxies
Corning Preserve Boat Launch
Albany, NY
FREE. All Ages.
Alternative
Friday,
Jul. 24. 7pm
  Cold War Kids,
  Civil Twilight
Northern Lights$10-$22. 16+
Indie, Alternative
Monday,
Jul. 27
  Motion City Soundtrack,
  Sorority Noise,
  The Spill Canvas
Northern Lights 16+
Alternative, Indie, Punk Pop
Wednesday,
Jul. 29. 8pm
  InterpolNorthern Lights$25-$28. 16+
Alternative, Indie
Tuesday,
Sep. 1. 7pm
  Counting Crows,
  Citizen Cope,
  Hollis Brown
SPAC$49.50-$69.50. All Ages.
Pop Rock, Alternative
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Dan Goodspeed