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Show Me Your Patches: Dread These Days
January 19, 2019

Show Me Your Patches: Dread These Days

Jeff Apuzzo, vocalist of brutal Connecticut metal/hardcore outfit Dread These Days, shares a thoughtful ode to his battle vest…  The editor suspects many readers will…

Show Me Your Patches: Deathkings
January 12, 2019

Show Me Your Patches: Deathkings

Bassist and frontman Nicolas Rocha of Los Angeles sludge band Deathkings shows us his patches…. The editor agrees, that backpatch is badass! My first patch on this…

Show Me Your Patches: Basilysk
January 5, 2019

Show Me Your Patches: Basilysk

Basilysk is brave enough to be the first band to share their battle vests!  This “emerging” Philly death metal band is coming out with their…

NERD TALK with SPACE COKE
December 11, 2018

NERD TALK with SPACE COKE

Reno Gooch, guitarist and vocalist of South Carolina psych rockers Space Coke, was tasked with finding out what nerdy stuff his band members were into. …

NERD TALK with UNENDLICH
December 5, 2018

NERD TALK with UNENDLICH

Baltimore black metal duo Unendlich got nerdy with Alternative Control this week as they prepare to release their third studio offering, Misanthropic Sedition, on December 14th. …

NERD TALK with RIFFLORD
November 27, 2018

NERD TALK with RIFFLORD

IT’S ALL CAPS ALL THE TIME AT ALTCTRL!!!  Kidding, kidding…. This blog editor was delighted to find a Nerd Talk from RIFFLORD in the inbox…

NERD TALK with SKULK, THE HULKING
November 25, 2018

NERD TALK with SKULK, THE HULKING

You have to be pretty nerdy to make up a mythology for yourself and have a comma in your band name, so Alternative Control was…