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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
Wednesday,
Aug. 12. 5pm
  Cracker,
  Gedeon Luke and the People,
  Should Sky
Empire State PlazaFREE. All Ages.
Alternative
Saturday,
Aug. 15. 7pm
  SirsyFreedom Park
Scotia, NY
FREE. All Ages.
Alternative, Female-Fronted
Tuesday,
Sep. 1. 7pm
  Counting Crows,
  Citizen Cope,
  Hollis Brown
SPAC$49.50-$69.50. All Ages.
Pop Rock, Alternative
Saturday,
Sep. 12
  Matisyahu,
  The Moth & the Flame,
  Until The Ribbon Breaks,
  Turbo Fruits,
  Wild Adriatic,
  Better By Morning
Pearl Street
Albany, NY
FREE. All Ages.
Alternative, Indie
Saturday,
Oct. 17. 8:00pm
  Collective SoulNorthern Lights 16+
Alternative
Thursday,
Oct. 22
  Mat Kearney,
  Parachute
Northern Lights 16+
Alternative, Pop Rock
printable listing
Dan Goodspeed