Music

Mindsnap is Back!
August 23, 2013

Mindsnap is Back!

Two years ago, Alternative Control described Mindsnap Music’s Metal-Rock Mania as “fun, free, and flowing with cheap beer,” a relaxed bi-weekly event that welcomed bands…

Bair Grills Nightbitch
August 13, 2013

Bair Grills Nightbitch

It makes you want to throw your clothing aside and writhe in the entangled mass of a thousand slaves’ living flesh.  It makes you want…

Working Together: The Drummers Weigh In
July 25, 2013

Working Together: The Drummers Weigh In

A reader posed an interesting question to Alternative Control last week: what should the role of successful, established bands be in guiding younger bands that…

Interview with Singer-Songwriter John Fannon
July 12, 2013

Interview with Singer-Songwriter John Fannon

  Alternative Control recently had the opportunity to talk with guitarist, songwriter, and Emmy Award-winning audio engineer John Fannon, formerly of the classic rock band…