Boston Calling Music Fest is right around the corner once again. So we thought we’d shine the spotlight on a band we met during the 2014 Spring Boston Calling, The Box Tiger. They recently went on tour before they hit the studio to record their new album. If you missed them on tour, let us bring… Read More AB Live: The Box Tiger
Here’s something new for music lovers and seekers of fresh sounds. We present to you AB Live, where we bring you live performances of artist you need to check out. To start us off, we present to you Hot Tottie. A fun, diverse-sounding rock band hailing from New York. Listen to their song “90’s Date”… Read More AB Live: Hot Tottie
The Pinelands Music Festival will be this August 15th, 2015 at the New Jersey Motorsports Park. Alt Beast is definitely looking forward to this festival! We’ll be having plenty of preview coverage before the festival starts. Some band spotlights and interviews so stay tuned over the weekend and next week.
Deborah talked last year with australian band The City Shakeup at the Holmdel, NJ Warped Tour stop. I hope to see them again on this year’s 2015 Warped Tour! http://altbeast.podomatic.com/entry/2015-05-07T10_27_15-07_00
Rock band London natives Mumford & Sons will be visiting the Jersey Shore this upcoming June 5th-6th, part of their Gentlemen Of The Road Stopover Tour. Seaside Heights summer traffic has been lacking since Hurricane Sandy hit it a few years ago. But with huge bands like Mumford & Sons and other great bands… Read More Mumford & Sons coming to the Jersey Shore!
We first met the guys, and gal, of In Our Glory last year when we met up with The Dollyrots; and, in the same place where we first met them, we got to share the moments of their last show. After five years of hitting the stage together, the gang has decided to go their… Read More Forever In Our Glory
The up and coming music festival Boston Calling Music Fest have announced their line up for their spring installment. The three day music filled weekend will be featuring over 20 different acts including headliners Beck, My Morning Jacket, The Pixies, Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals, and Tenacious D. This line up is as diverse as ever,… Read More Boston Calling Spring 2015 Full Line Up
The guys of Refuse the Conformity took the time to hang out with us and talked about their past tour and how it feels to be a local band. They give tips on how to stay warm during the winter, advice for going on tour, and show a lot of love to some fellow bands.… Read More Alt Beast Presents: Refuse the Conformity and Stay Local
We’d like to think all the awesome fans that voted and the bands that were nominated this year including the ones that weren’t that did such an awesome job this year playing shows/touring, releasing kickass albums and EPs helping the local scene and being great overall! We wish all the bands and our readers an… Read More Winners of Alt Beast’s Local Fans Choice Awards 2014
It’s the end of the year and you know what that means.. Alt Beast’s Local Fans Choice Awards 2014, we’ve been doing this for 3+ years now and we don’t plan on stopping. We pick the best local artist within the tri-state area and nominate them and then we let YOU the local fans pick… Read More Alternative Beast’s Local Fans Choice Awards 2014