Preview: Today Is The Day at Rock & Roll Hotel on March 9

Preview: Today Is The Day at Rock & Roll Hotel on March 9

By: Taylor Magill Today Is The Day is an American noisecore band from Nashville, Tennessee. Today Is The Day has a diverse sound that includes influences from alternative rock, grindcore, and progressive rock.  With lyrical themes including extreme violence, altered states of consciousness, personal struggles, depression, warfare and mental problems such as psychosis, Today Is […]

5GB With Spirit Animal; Playing Rock & Roll Hotel, Dec. 15th

5GB With Spirit Animal; Playing Rock & Roll Hotel, Dec. 15th

Spirit Animal frontman Steve Cooper is a D.C. area-born talent, uncoiling a multitude of skills that go beyond the realm of melodies, production and body sweat into the worlds of cheffing and web content craftsmanship. KCRW calls him “unbelievable” and Last.fm compares his stage presence to that of “mid-’70s era The Who.” Spirit Animal joined […]

5GB With Caspian; Playing Rock & Roll Hotel, Dec 4

5GB With Caspian; Playing Rock & Roll Hotel, Dec 4

Post-rock band Caspian plays The Rock and Roll Hotel tomorrow in support of their September release, Waking Season, and it’s a must-see for fans of heavy, ethereal rock with a soft instrumental edge. After numerous European and American tours, the band has opened for Fang Island, Cursive and Minus the Bear, and most recently was […]

Ticket Alternative Announces Partnership with The State Theatre in Falls Church, Virginia

Ticket Alternative Announces Partnership with The State Theatre in Falls Church, Virginia

Today, we officially announced our new partnership with The State Theatre in Falls Church, Virginia. The State Theatre, a unique and treasured venue just outside of the D.C. area, recently teamed up with us to bring their customers a great ticketing experience including lower fees, event marketing, promotions, and use of the Ticket Alternative call […]

Ticket Alternative Weekend Picks! John Driskell Hopkins, Cigar Store Indians, The Rock & Roll Hotel’s 6 Year Anniversary, & More!

Ticket Alternative Weekend Picks! John Driskell Hopkins, Cigar Store Indians, The Rock & Roll Hotel’s 6 Year Anniversary, & More!

Well it has been a very busy week here at Ticket Alternative, but that hasn’t stopped us from continuing to put together some amazing shows for you this weekend! Have a great weekend everyone!

Friday August 17th – John Driskell Hopkins at Swallow at the Hollow

John Driskell Hopkins of country music sensations the Zac Brown Band, will be making a rare solo appearance in Georgia this weekend.

Friday August 17th – The Oak Ridge Boys at Mill Town Music Hall

Their string of hits includes the pop chart-topper Elvira, as well as Bobbie Sue, Dream On, Thank God For Kids, American Made, I Guess It Never Hurts To Hurt Sometimes, Fancy Free, Gonna Take A Lot Of River and many others. See them in Bremen!

Friday August 17th – Lorelei at Black Cat

After playing together for almost 6 years, Lorelei members decided to move to different coasts, and disbanded in 1996. Following this hiatus, the members of Lorelei have found themselves back in DC and playing together again.

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Ticket Alternative Weekend Picks! Civil Twilight, Cinderella, Bear Hands, & More!

Ticket Alternative Weekend Picks! Civil Twilight, Cinderella, Bear Hands, & More!

Friday August 3rd – Civil Twilight at Rock and Roll Hotel

South African rockers Civil Twilight might have become southern by moving to Nashville, but their roots still come through in their new music.

Friday August 3rd – Cinderella at Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater

Take the kids to Peachtree City for a classic rendition of the Rogers and Hammerstein favorite.

Friday August 3rd – Kool A.D. of Das Racist at The Red Palace

“Das Racist member Kool A.D. has already released two solo mixtapes this year, and now he’s got a new song that doesn’t appear on either of them. O.G. Latin gangsta rapper Kid Frost produced the new weedhead track “Gwyneth Paltrow,” which features Victor’s Das Racist partner Himanshu, and the track’s video, directed by Victor himself, is all creepy footage of Mummenschanz.” –Stereogum

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Ticket Alternative Weekend Picks! Neko Case, Travis Tritt, Colt Ford & More!!

Ticket Alternative Weekend Picks! Neko Case, Travis Tritt, Colt Ford & More!!

It is with a heavy heart that I write this post. What happened in Colorado leaves us shocked and saddened. Our hearts go out to those in Colorado..Life is so precious and not to be wasted.

Friday July 20th – Blair Crimmins & The Hookers at The Earl

Crimmins brings The Hookers out to blast the room with Dixieland horns, rowdy ragtime piano and gypsy jazz guitar. Crooning and boozing the night away, he delivers everything you would expect from a man who claims to be possessed by the ghost of an old vaudevillian accordion player

Friday July 20th – Lower Dens at Rock & Roll Hotel

Baltimore-based indie rockers, Lower Dens, have been named “Band to Watch” by hipster blog, Stereogum, so there will certainly be a good bit of skinny jeans at the R&R Hotel.

Friday July 20th – Neko Case at Atlanta Botanical Garden

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT!
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Ticket Alternative Weekend Picks! Sister Hazel, Richard Marx, Summer Brewfest, and More!

Ticket Alternative Weekend Picks! Sister Hazel, Richard Marx, Summer Brewfest, and More!

Happy Friday the 13th? Superstitious? Then you’re probably steering clear of black cats, ladders, broken mirrors, and cracks in the sidewalk..You should just stay home! BUT that would be LAME when we have so much happening this weekend! We just need the rain to chill out a little and all will be perfect.. Here’s the weekend picks:

Friday July 14th – Girl in a Coma at The Red Palace/strong>

San Antonio indie rockers, Girl in a Coma, are such a bunch of kick-a$$ women that Joan Jett signed them to her label!

Friday July 13th – Murder by Death at Black Cat

Although they were discovered by a hardcore band at a basement show in the punk scene of Bloomington, Indiana, Murder By Death considers horror movie soundtracks to be their main influence!


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