Alternative Bands

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  • 100 Dead Lovers >>
    The band consists of one singer/songwriter playing an acoustic guitar. The music can be described as ambiently acoustic, or acoustically ambient, or whatever. Just listen to it and decide for yourselves.
    Genre Alternative | Location London Ontario | 2006 - 2007
  • 12 on the Meter >>
    Ok- uh, we just finished our 8 song studio Ep and are exicted to start pushing it. We blends a myriad of influences into a mish-mash of alt-Rock. Recently we competed in the SONY sponsored EmerGenza newcomer festival, but it was a sham! We get NO radio
    Genre Alternative | Location Stuttgart Germany | 2004 - 2005
  • 28-200 >>
    28-200's music is artistic and intelligent, yet approachable and infectious. Whether you agree or disagree with their politics, you simply must come gawk at these crazy idiots...
    Genre Alternative | Location Denver Colorado | 2006 - 2007
  • 41down >>
    we are going to release a New CD called true prallels....
    Genre Alternative | Location Montgomery Alabama | 2000 - 2001
  • 4some >>
    4some are 4 guys who HAD to form a band as they needed an excuse for their behavoir. SO it was either rock n roll or madness. This is not just an other band of drop outs, no these drop outs want to put the buzz and the fun back into music. To give a sh
    Genre Alternative | Malta | 2000 - 2001
  • 6fg >>
    A love affair with melody, dissonance, feedback and an occasional violin.
    Genre Alternative | Location Seattle Washington | 1999 - 2000
  • 7 Days Torn >>
    7 Days Torn (7DT) stands as a formidable presence redefining the boundaries of music in today's modern world. The band derives its powerful assembly from deep within the foundations of their souls. Through the exhale of harmonic vocals, rich riffs, and gr
    Genre Alternative | Location Baltimore Maryland | 2006 - 2007
  • a place of solace >>
    it is time to release that built up rage The cd a place of solace tracks: 1. sins 2. liar 3. #4 4. prayers 5. clean 6. twitch 7. *breakdown
    Genre Alternative | Location Huntington West Virginia | 2002 - 2003
  • A-Jo >>
    an eclectic mix of alt-rock, pop, funk, hip-hop, ska and juicy grooves. new CD coming out in June. demo mp3s available on web site.
    Genre Alternative | Location Edmonton Alberta | 2001 - 2002
  • Abe Lincoln Story >>
    The original swing punk soul band from Silverlake, CA.
    Genre Alternative | Location Los Angeles California | 2004 - 2005
  • Aeolian May >>
    Aeolian May combines stirring melodies and lyrics atop a fusion of alternative indie rock, pop and a touch of new age with piano, guitar, sonic textures and percussion. With Aeolian May's first self-produced, self-recorded (and self-released) album you'll
    Genre Alternative | Location Annapolis Maryland | 2004 - 2005
  • Age >>
    cybercow -(fottitopo records)- 1992 cd mousefucker - (fottitopo records) - 1995 cd - SOLD OUT son of a big mistake - (plumber records) - 1997 cd ep ralph macchio - (loretta records) 1999 cd - SOLD OUT ralph macchio 2001 - (loretta records) 2001 cd - s
    Genre Alternative | Location Genoa Italy | 2001 - 2002
  • >>
    The band currently have over 30 songs completed with many more works in progress. Songs are typically developed acoustically and then expanded to full band arrangements. This technique has resulted in two almost distinct sets of the same songs - acoustic
    Genre Alternative | Location Dublin Ireland | 2003 - 2004
  • Ahes Rain >>
    our music describes feelings that u only notice they exist when you
    Genre Alternative | Location Tomar Portugal | 2000 - 2001
  • Ainjel Emme >>
    Passionate, visceral music from one of Texas' premiere independent female singer songwriters.
    Genre Alternative | Location Austin Texas | 2004 - 2005
  • Alastor >>
    Alastor is an alt rock trio from Atlanta, led by vocalist/guitarist Elizabeth Elkins. Imagine some PJ Harvey dry mixed with a little Liz Phair wet and you've got the idea.
    Genre Alternative | Location Atlanta Georgia | 2000 - 2001
  • AlchemistQ >>
    An array of music genres ranging from psychedelic, to rock, to even reggae. AlchemistQ's music is 'influenced' by bands such as The Doors, Pink Floyd, and Zeppelin.
    Genre Alternative | Location Toronto Ontario | 2007 - 2008
  • Allstar >>
    Decidedly hard and heavy by design, Allstar is reaching for the edge in Alternative music.
    Genre Alternative | Location Pine Grove Pennsylvania | 1999 - 2000
  • alpha cat >>
    Alpha Cat just got back from tour of the south. Athens, GA, to Jacksonville, FL and more. Went out to support our CD Real Boy which charted in CMJ Top 200, and at over 70 stations in U.S. and Canada. And we're now gearing up to record the next, full lengt
    Genre Alternative | Location New York City New York | 2000 - 2001
  • amanda's waiting >>
    With reviews too numerous to mention, amanda's waiting has established themselves in the NYC music scene by rising above the competion.
    Genre Alternative | Location New York City New York | 2001 - 2002
  • American School Of Warsaw >>
    Brash, High-energy, Indie Rock from Seattle WA - Musical Sounds from Fugazi to ...trail of Dead. Influenced by Jazz chords and Distortion knobs that go to eleven.
    Genre Alternative | Location Seattle Washington | 2003 - 2004
  • ananda >>
    New York alternative, rock, pop, electronic, indie music.
    Genre Alternative | Location New York City New York | 2000 - 2001
    ANGELSPIN is an Christian Alternative Rock band who's sound is in the style of Creed, Hoobastank, Linkin Park & No Doubt. ANGELSPIN can be heard from The Hard Rock Cafe & the Roxy to various bars & Cafe's off the California coast! Check out our website fo
    Genre Alternative | Location Los Angeles California | 2004 - 2005
  • Apathy >>
    Our upcoming demo includes 5 songs that fit the tastes of any music lover, from alternative, to grunge-punk, to acoustic slow songs, something for everyone.
    Genre Alternative | Location Spokane Washington | 2004 - 2005
  • armor >>
    I have an independently released CD called Walking in a third world street its electronically oriented with ambient keyboards and a minimal used of guitars, circuit bended gadgets and toys and 80's influenced melodies.Im more into blending of electronic
    Genre Alternative | Location Iloilo City Philippines | 2004 - 2005
  • Art Paul Schlosser >>
    I mostly play in Madison,Wisconsin but my music has been getting more famous by radio,TV and the internet and now you can listen to songs on Apple iTunes
    Genre Alternative | Location Monona Wisconsin | 2006 - 2007
  • Ascension >>
    Formed in 1999, Ascenison has had the chance to play with Marcy Playground, Deep Blue Something, and even Danger Kitty! They have also spent a few years playing all the major Hollywood clubs, from the Roxy and Whisky to the viper room.
    Genre Alternative | Location Moorpark California | 2002 - 2003
  • Asphyxiation >>
    The biggest gig AsphyXiatioN have played would be the gig we played at the Regal in our hometown. We have only been together for a short while, 6 months and so are still playing at local venues. We have recorded our first demo, it has four tracks on it an
    Genre Alternative | Location Worksop England | 2004 - 2005
  • Atomic Tom >>
    Vulnerable, a little quirky, a little naive, highly confident and somewhat ridiculous. Based in New York City.
    Genre Alternative | Location New York City New York | 2005 - 2006
  • audiopilot >>
    Audiopilot Artist Profile: In the late summer of 1995 the band Audiopilot was born. Two students, Jason Napier and Dony West, met while attending art school in Columbus, Ohio. Together they formed a rock band and called it Sink to See, there they bega
    Genre Alternative | Location Los Angeles California | 2005 - 2006
  • avelar >>
    avelar is a brilliant new blip on LA's indie rock radar with an original sound somewhat akin to that of bands like Modest Mouse, Deathcab for Cutie, Built to Spill and Pavement... but different.
    Genre Alternative | Location Los Angeles California | 2003 - 2004
  • azwel >>
    The new cd contains 11 excellent pop songs all ranging from one style to the other. Download it in the audio section of our site. Also the first album is available there too. No need to pay.
    Genre Alternative | Location Dix Hills New York | 2004 - 2005
  • Bankhead >>
    Bankhead is a female-fronted quartet who play punk-influenced pop music (sometimes pop-influenced punk music). Bankhead's new CD, Carnal Garage, is currently receiving airplay on radio stations across the country.
    Genre Alternative | Location New York City New York | 2000 - 2001
  • Barefoot Contessa >>
    Barefoot Contessa is an alternative country blues rock band featuring Helene Dineen, oft-described by critics as one of Britain's best singers. They have recorded four self-produced albums, three nationally-broadcast sessions for BBC Radio and a concert n
    Genre Alternative | Location London and Peterborough England | 2000 - 2001
  • barefootjones >>
    We play americana music -- a mixture of rock,, blues, roots and country music. We have two great song writers in the band David Bedsole and Brian Helt.
    Genre Alternative | Location St. Louis Missouri | 2003 - 2004
  • Barry Griffin >>
    My favourite groups and artists include Sonic Youth, Thurston Moore, Nirvana, and Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, all of whom use soundscaping ideas in some form or other, whether it in be Sonic Youth's sun baked Made in USA or Nick Cave's sea inspired Th
    Genre Alternative | Location Limerick Ireland | 2003 - 2004
  • Bastard Kings Of Rock >>
    The Bastard Kings Of Rock is a brand new unsigned band out of NYC/LONG ISLAND. They seamlessly go from melodic harddriving rock, to trippy and ethereal grooves that will instantly grab your attention. They have a unique alternative rock style that has
    Genre Alternative | Location New York City New York | 2003 - 2004
  • Battle >>
    A British indie band.
    Genre Alternative | Location London United Kingdom | 2007 - 2008
  • bedspins >>
    Four-piece alternative rock band from Charlotte, North Carolina, playing wall of sound power pop stuff.
    Genre Alternative | Location Charlotte North Carolina | 1999 - 2000
  • Belita Adair Music Medium >>
    Musical Medium sensation Belita Adair,received international acclaim through many radio and television shows including Psychic Phenomena The World Beyond and HBO movie The Great American Ghost Tour hosted by Richard Kiley,She also has been featured in the
    Genre Alternative | Location Las Vegas Nevada | 2005 - 2006
  • Better Than Prozac >>
    We play at talent shows, misc events, churches, and of course on the sidewalk. We're just praying for that huge gig. Not for a profit, just for some new equipment.
    Genre Alternative | Location Belle Fourche South Dakota | 2005 - 2006
  • Betty Moon >>
    Betty Moon is a female-fronted hard rock band ranging from simple and beautiful to haunting and frightening. Exclaim magazine has previewed their new release as exhilirating rock n roll , Betty Moon's biggest gig has been opening for Pink Floyd at the Ph
    Genre Alternative | Location Toronto Ontario | 2004 - 2005
  • bhuna >>
    Since forming in late 1998, bhuna have created a buzz in their home town. Having appeared on national radio and tv AND topping the download charts twice at the banddb mp3 site with over 1000 downloads, bhuna are now gearing up to promote the release of t
    Genre Alternative | Location Sheffield England | 2000 - 2001
  • Bible Black >>
    New cd tentatively called crowd cutter.Due out late summer.mp3 soon to follow.Major label interest.Voted one of Pa's top 10.
    Genre Alternative | Location Livermore Pennsylvania | 2000 - 2001
  • Big Stick Friday >>
    Big Stick Friday Is starting to tour to promote thier New Release nice guy convention
    Genre Alternative | Location Fullerton California | 2003 - 2004
  • Big Stick Policy >>
    The biggest thrill for me was playing a little bar in New Brunswick for our CD release party. We thought it would be this cozy little gathering, instead everyone who has ever heard us came out that night. Since then we've been played on WDHA's Homegrown
    Genre Alternative | Location New Brunswick New Jersey | 2001 - 2002
  • bigsaver >>
    Four people who play music because they can & do. Interested in making movies w/ sound.
    Genre Alternative | Location Orange California | 2001 - 2002
  • Bill Ely Band >>
    All Original rock music with a sound that can only belong to Bill Ely Band ! ! ! A music that transcends the trendy fads of the moment and shows no respect for genre. Listen to BEB music today! ! !
    Genre Alternative | Location Eden and Greensboro North Carolina | 2002 - 2010
  • Bishop Strike >>
    This Boston band layers airy, intricate acoustic guitar with mighty mesmerizing electric guitars, heavy rock rhythms and lyrics rich in meaning.
    Genre Alternative | Location Boston Massachusetts | 2000 - 2001
  • Black Box Found >>
    New Minneapolis band Black Box Found is based from the solo work of former Velveteen frontman Kurt Vatland. Black Box Found is smirking with an aggressive indie rock attitude but installed with a groove element to add it's diversity and overall maturity.
    Genre Alternative | Location Minneapolis Minnesota | 2004 - 2005
  • Bland >>
    Bland is a four piece group that blends alternative, rock, punk, metal, and pop. Our memebers all bring many different musical influences into the creation of our music, which makes our sound really diverse. Our debut album, Old to Joy , is available at
    Genre Alternative | Location Martinsburg West Virginia | 2003 - 2004
  • Blind >>
    Unsigned New York based band.
    Genre Alternative | Location Hampton Bays New York | 2000 - 2001
  • Blood Ruby >>
    Blood Ruby creates atmospheric alternative music somewhere in the vein of dream pop, ethereal, and neoprogressive rock. The band's two subtly emotive female vocalists ply a range that spans from lyrical, sweet mezzo, to smoky, jazz-rooted alto, delivering
    Genre Alternative | Location New Haven Connecticut | 2006 - 2007
  • Bloodscrubbed >>
    We have a cd coming out in the spring of 2006.Mannabred has put us on their site along with other Detroit christian cool bands.We are finishing up our video this coming month.We have been draggin our heels,,,but? Soon come..hahaa
    Genre Alternative | Location Detroit Michigan | 2005 - 2007
  • Blue Canyon >>
    Striving for an unusual yet interesting sound.
    Genre Alternative | Missouri | 1999 - 2000
  • Bobby Harris & the Goodbyes >>
    Some people say, Why play in a band and start a record label in such a small town? We say... Why not, you got something better to do? Make your way to AngryHeartRecords and check out Bobby Harris along with a few others.
    Genre Alternative | Location Morehead Kentucky | 2004 - 2005
  • Bolster >>
    Bolster have played regularly at The Leadmill in Sheffield (the UK's top music venue outide of London) including a support slot for Belly. Their 'Bedroom Wall' CD single on the independent SLAPPA RECORDS label won an excellent review in the NME. The las
    Genre Alternative | Location Sheffield England | 2000 - 2001
  • Bongo Jones >>
    A band from Trenton, New Jersey that mixes punk, pop, rap, ska, and funk into a genre-defying, butt-shaking, groove stew.
    Genre Alternative | Location Trenton New Jersey | 2002 - 2003
  • Box Office Poison >>
    The kings of heavy mental skunkpop! CD Adventures in Pantsland available now. New CD coming summer 2004.
    Genre Alternative | Location Brooklyn New York | 2004 - 2005
  • braindoll >>
    Braindoll is an unsinged long isalnd ny band with one cd(3rd box ornament) out.Our sound is a lush sound similar to that of radiohead, suede etc..we havent had much exposure yet..
    Genre Alternative | Location Huntington New York | 2000 - 2001
  • Brandonnox >>
    Genre Alternative | Location Boden Sweden | 1956 - 1984
  • BrandonRip >>
    Genre Alternative | Location Yangon Malaysia | 1995 - 1999
  • Bransby >>
    I've played on quite a few continents, I've sung backing vocals on-stage for my childhood hero, I record and produce all my own stuff in my bedroom, and I will not stop until the world lies panting and begging for mercy at my feet.
    Genre Alternative | Location Mold England | 2000 - 2001
  • braveant >>
    Our biggest gig was here in Portugal, in a club. We are new in town and hoping to get to the world
    Genre Alternative | Location Sintra Portugal | 2000 - 2001
  • Brene Wilson >>
    Brene Wilson is a alt-pop/rock singer/songwriter from Delaware who plays all original music.
    Genre Alternative | Location Newark Delaware | 2003 - 2004
  • Broken Snowman >>
    Chaosrock rulez!! Broken Snowman's coming to destroy the world with his CD's!!!
    Genre Alternative | Location Prague Czech Republic | 2004 - 2005
    Contemporary, piano/string led melodies & dark, guitar led moods
    Genre Alternative | Location Warwick England | 2000 - 2001
  • Burnside Project >>
    Indie Rock meets Trip Hop We have never been played on a Radio in Japan
    Genre Alternative | Location New York City New York | 2000 - 2001
  • Butterfly >>
    Opening act for Holly Macnarland at Bourbon St. West. Recording new CD early Feb 03, hot kick ass material guaranteed to play nation wide, just wait up and you'll see...
    Genre Alternative | Location Montreal Qu | 2003 - 2004
  • Byrd-Dog >>
    We play a little of everything and not much at all. Focusing on sad songs, just like so many others, but hey, we play what we know.
    Genre Alternative | Location Morehead Kentucky | 2004 - 2005
  • Cactus Pears >>
    Quirky, original power-folk pop, featuring acoustic guitar, mandolin, cello, bass and drums.
    Genre Alternative | Location Athens Ohio | 2000 - 2001
  • Cadet Pedro >>
    Melody, Melody, Melody. This is the most important aspect of music, and also the one that seems to be lacking in so many songs these days. The solution to this musical crisis? Cadet Pedro. Our songs have melody to spare, carefully placed on top of har
    Genre Alternative | Location Manassas Virginia | 2004 - 2005
  • CaR CRaSH >>
    A French - but they surely don't sound French! - band, founded in the beginning of '97.
    Genre Alternative | France | 1999 - 2000
  • Carbon14 >>
    Their songs smack you in the face and nail themselves determinedly to your conciousness, demanding repeated listenings the Nerve magazine. Carbon 14 have a raw melodic sound, gutsy and passionate. The music has a real power and intensity about it. Fres
    Genre Alternative | Location Braunton England | 2000 - 2001
  • Catchpenny >>
    Like, what kind of music do you guys play? Aggressive alternative rock like the Red Hot Chili Peppers?
    Genre Alternative | | 1999 - 2000
  • Catfish Jam ~Sons of Thunder >>
    Sons of Thunder 2003 Spring Debut, Single Release, Made A Believer of Me. Winners of the '96 Outlaw FM Showcase Song winner~Never Knew A Love Like This~ There 4 U, Alternative/Pop Ballad release on full CD
    Genre Alternative | Location Wardner, BC Tennessee | 2002 - 2003
  • CHAKRA >>
    Chakra is an amazing alternative/hip hop band that reins from Los Angeles California. This powerful band explodes on the stage with a rap-filled high-energy hard-rock sound and will spawn a new generation of funk-rock fans!!.
    Genre Alternative | Location Los Angeles California | 2005 - 2006
  • Chalkpeople >>
    The best in alternative dark powerful psycho funky hard edged rock.
    Genre Alternative | Location St. Pete Florida | 1999 - 2000
  • CHED >>
    We are an independent Newfoundland RAWK combo made up of Phil van Ulden, Dana Mitchell, Ivan Coffin and Leo van Ulden. Our debut, full-length CD is coming soon. Our biggest gig was either the Terra Nova Scout Jamboree in 1999 or Peace-A-Chord 2000.
    Genre Alternative | Location St. John's Newfoundland | 2004 - 2005
  • cherubino >>
    rough pop trio from brooklyn, influenced by dinosaur, pixies, cars, t rex w/ a chaotic and drunken live show
    Genre Alternative | Location Brooklyn New York | 2001 - 2002
  • China White >>
    One of the most popular bands on the East Coast, China White has an alternative feel with strong guitars and a mixture of pop melodies.
    Genre Alternative | Location Edison New Jersey | 1999 - 2000
  • Chuck Nash >>
    In 1998, Chuck's band (Kingpins)earned Musician Magazine
    Genre Alternative | Location Jacksonville Florida | 2004 - 2005
  • Chumley's Toy >>
    Genre Alternative | Location Tampa Florida | 2003 - 2004
  • Churchill's Tractor >>
    Musical genius or complete idiot? It's a debate that's been raging for well over a week. Anyway you slice it, John Churchill has won the hearts of dozens with his patended mixture of 60's pop, 70's rock, and 80's cheese.
    Genre Alternative | Location New York City New York | 2005 - 2006
  • Cinergi Effect >>
    Cinergi Effect has played venues such as the Whisky, the Roxy and the MTV Spring Break festival. They also have a song on the soundtrack of the upcoming movie Pinata .
    Genre Alternative | Location Los Angeles California | 2000 - 2001
  • Clare Dowling >>
    Clare Dowling resides in Scotland, and writes and records all the music in her bedroom. She also gigs locally at venues and music festivals.
    Genre Alternative | Location Creetown Scotland | 2005 - 2006
  • Clearer >>
    The lakeshores hottest modern rock band. With the release of debut CD About Time and openning for REO Speedwagon at Summerfest 2000 Clearer is on their way to making their dreams come true.
    Genre Alternative | Location Manitowoc Wisconsin | 2000 - 2001
  • Closed Mondays >>
    On January 21st 2005 we performed on the Main Stage at the Rave in Milwaukee, WI. We were opeing for the Punk Rock group Something Corporate. Our full length, personally produced, album Through the Broken Window Panes will be released in April 2005. We
    Genre Alternative | Location Madison/Milwaukee Wisconsin | 2005 - 2006
  • cocksocket >>
    Amazing Crap, rolled up into flap jack cannons! Cocksocket does things with other things. Mostly non-experimental or experimental explorations of standardized things. It's a Cock thing?
    Genre Alternative | Location Richmond Virginia | 2001 - 2002
  • Cody Allen >>
    The tracks that will be appearing on the upcoming album Little Things Mean So Much are now released 1. Audacity 2. The Way You Are 3. Once Again 4. 8 Oclock 5. My Question 6. Treed Murray The new 6 song EP is set for release early Novembe
    Genre Alternative | Location North Bay Canada | 2005 - 2006
  • Coinfish >>
    Their music is an intercourse of swirling, emotionally charged music with spiritual issues (faith, love, abandonment, guilt, and hope.) The band
    Genre Alternative | Location Riverside California | 2004 - 2005
  • Confusion In Stereo >>
    Listen! This is different. Confusion In Stereo is music's answer to all those who say, It's all been done before. From Montreal, Canada, where they honed and developped their music, these 4 young men have created an ear shrieking buzz in and around the
    Genre Alternative | Location Montreal Qu | 2006 - 2007
  • Cool Daddy Groove >>
    An alternative band from Pottsville, Pennsylvania, tearin' up the college scene.
    Genre Alternative | Location Pottsville Pennsylvania | 1999 - 2000
  • Cool Toyz >>
    Striving hard to put out unique and original music, this alternative rock band has been together for the past six years.
    Genre Alternative | Location Montana Montana | 1999 - 2000
  • cosmicnomads >>
    Cosmic Nomads 4 piece indie rock band from Orange NSW play interplanetary animalistic walls of sounds, heavy rhythms and dark melodies to unleash the beast within. Formed in 2011 the line up is Ray Vanderby - guitar/vocals, Caillan Gilbert - guitar, Steve Dickie - drums, Mick Swift - bass.
    Genre Alternative | Location Orange New South Wales | 2003 - 2011
  • Coybito >>
    Coventry, England's premier electro-punk-pop-fuzz rockers, Coybito fuse techno loops, punk guitar, screaming and lots of other wonderful things to create a unique sound.
    Genre Alternative | Location Coventry England | 2005 - 2006
  • crashvinyl >>
    Thus far, our biggest show would have to be our Fort Worth show with the Toadies. It was a sold-out show and the crowd was amped. Our guitarist , Stain, flew back with a terrible hang over from Vegas early to make the show and nearly lost his cookies on s
    Genre Alternative | Location Dallas Texas | 2000 - 2001
  • Cult Mechanics >>
    Cult Mechanics' debut CD Black
    Genre Alternative | Location Charlotte North Carolina | 2000 - 2001
  • D'arey October >>
    'D'arey October will smack you upside the head and make you ask for yo' mamma...well...maybe..we hope. We're a female fronted ROCK trio with two albums out, Fighting the moon (1998) and D'arey October's Guide to Teenage Glamour.(1999 on 215 records) And a
    Genre Alternative | Location Reading Pennsylvania | 2000 - 2001
  • Daibanshee >>
    Alternative band from C
    Genre Alternative | Location C Argentina | 2005 - 2006