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Featured Artist – Bad Books

Bad Books is this week’s Unofficial Alt-18 Featured Artist. Formed in early 2010, Bad Books is composed of folk singer Kevin Devine and members of alternative rock band Manchester Orchestra along with drummer Benjamin Homola. Whether you classify them as an indie rock “super group” or just a side project of sorts, Bad Books amazingly brings experimentation full circle. Their 2nd record, […]

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Featured Artist – Imagine Dragons

Imagine Dragons is this week’s Unofficial Alt-18 Featured Artist. Hailing from Las Vegas, the band came together in 2008. They released 2 independent EPs before signing a deal with Interscope Records in November 2011. In 2012, Imagine Dragons have reached great success. They released an EP in February and their debut full-length, Night Visions in […]

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Featured Artist – Blondfire

Blondfire is this week’s Unofficial Alt-18 Featured Artist. The brother and sister duo, Bruce and Erica Driscoll were born in Grand Rapids, MI. They formed their first band, Nectar in high school with their older sister. Later, they became Astaire and relocated to New York City. While touring, they were contacted by the estate of […]

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Featured Artist – Capital Cities

Capital Cities is this week’s Unofficial Alt-18 Featured Artist. With their Alt-18 #1 single Safe and Sound, this is surely just the beginning for this Los Angeles, CA band. They’ve been called “The best band in Los Angeles.” by Perez Hilton, and AltNation fans agree. Safe and Sound first appeared on the Alt-18 Countdown 9/15/2012. […]

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