Alton theater giving away tickets

ALTON — Alton Little Theater (ALT) will spread Christmas cheer by giving away 50 to 60 tickets to its Saturday, Dec. 18, performance of “Remembering Christmas.”. The performance starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Alton Little Theater Showplace, 2450 N. Henry St., in Alton. The ticket giveaway is provided by a grant to ALT to funnel money back into community enrichment.
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GAYLE’s ‘abcdefu’ Bounds Up Hot 100, Tops Alternative Charts

GAYLE‘s debut hit “abcdefu” surges from No. 51 to No. 24 in its second week on the Billboard Hot 100 and rises to No. 1 on Billboard‘s Alternative Streaming Songs and Alternative Digital Song Sales charts dated Dec. 11. The coronations are her first on any...
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Album Review: Salt Ashes – Killing My Mind

Salt Ashes describes her music as “unapologetic, dark Alternative-Pop.” An attractive descriptor but misleading. Really, the UK-based singer’s brand of pop isn’t nearly as dark or experimental as she’d like one to believe. Sonically, it even sounds like it’d be right at home on Top 40 radio at times.
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The Royal Bar Offering Brick & Elm Cause Drink Benefitting ALT

TUCUMCARI, N.M. (KAMR/KCIT) — A man in Tucumcari is facing multiple charges after leading police on a chase. According to court documents, officers tried to pull over a Chevy Camaro being driven by Dylan Bennett that was going 58 mph in a 35 mph zone on 1st St. American...

Frequency of Idiopathic Cholestasis Diagnosis Declining Among Infants

The frequency of idiopathic cholestasis (IC) and of death or liver transplant appears to be declining among infants, with overall outcomes being favorable, according to a study published in the Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. Cholestasis in neonates and young infants is commonly idiopathic. Prior studies, which were mostly...

Advanced XRay Mod 1.18, 1.17.1 (Higher Level of XRay)

Advanced XRay Mod 1.18, 1.17.1 is not a standard XRay mod. It won’t make all or most of the blocks around you disappear making it difficult to function. Instead it highlights the desired blocks around the world based on a set block distance. Minecraft Forge based XRay mod designed...

Musket Mod 1.18, 1.17.1 (New Weapon)

Musket Mod 1.18, 1.17.1 adds into the game a new type of range weapon, the famous English Musket. Through introducing the Musket, players are greeted with a unique combat style that they’ve never tried before. By holding right-click, the Musket will be charged, and upon release through right-clicking again, It’ll fire powerful ammunition toward your enemies. The Crafting Recipes for this weapon will be very well-thought-out as well as its ammunition cost so that the game may remain balanced. If you’re a big fan of guns and don’t want to be dealing with all these modern, army-ish mod, Musket is the right one for you.

Alt-Pop Artist Jenn Vix Debuts the Video for her Haunting Anthem for the Times: “PTSD”

Alternative pop artist Jenn Vix roars back with a haunting anthem for the times: “PTSD”. The inner world of PTSD is fraught with a unique turmoil brought upon by intense trauma. With her exploration of the subject through her latest single, Vix offers an honest and vulnerable take on her personal experiences with this often misunderstood diagnosis and life with this disorder. The resulting song is an aural catharsis, from which Vix utilizes the power of her singular voice over rhythmic drums and post-punk guitars, to guide us through a dynamic array of raw emotion.

7 new Alternative songs you need to hear before the year's end

December is here and that means we've got our final list of new, must-hear Alt tracks in Audacy's '7 Songs' series for 2021. Check out 7 new tracks below from The Regrettes, Simple Plan, Imagine Dragons/J.I.D, Foals, Bryce Vine/MOD SUN, Dashboard Confessional, and Boston Manor. Listen to your favorite music...

Ctrl Alt Ego FREE DEMO

Announcement: There is now a FREE DEMO of Ctrl Alt Ego available on Steam. It comprises the first 2 hours or so of what has become a full-blown immersive sim in the spirit of System Shock / Deus Ex, so if you enjoy that kind of game there's every chance you'll enjoy this.

Olivia Rodrigo brings '90s alt-girl energy to an actual DMV for NPR's Tiny Desk Concert

Olivia Rodrigo brings '90s alt-girl energy to an actual DMV for NPR's Tiny Desk Concert. Fuzzy '90s sweaters, lots of guitars, and big teenage feelings are not the vibe you usually associate with a visit to the DMV. But singer-songwriter and breakout star of 2021, Olivia Rodrigo made obtaining a government-issued permit to operate a motor vehicle a symbol of freedom and heartbreak back in January. So, this feels like...

Toronto alt rocker Deanna Petcoff shared new single out now

TORONTO, ON December 7, 2021 – Today, Toronto-based singer-songwriter Deanna Petcoff is sharing her new single “I Don’t Wanna Get Over You“, a super catchy, head-bobbing yet heartbreaking new track with a tangible nod to NYC alt rockers, The Strokes (with a little more compression) now via Royal Mountain Records.

Banting Court Capital Management’s Stock & FX Signals Become A Market Leader

Canada – Canadian-based investment advisory, Banting Court Capital Management Inc. (Banting), designs and consults on investments portfolios for thousands of market participants. In 2021, the financial firm developed a versatile stock and FX trading algorithm known as “ALT” which has increased the company’s subscription revenue by more than 500%. The...

Vigneault fired as coach of Flyers, replaced by Yeo

Was 74-54-19 in three seasons, guided Philadelphia to second round of 2020 playoffs. Alain Vigneault was fired as coach of the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday. The 60-year-old was in his third season. He was replaced by assistant Mike Yeo. Assistant Michel Therrien was also fired. The Flyers (8-10-4) have lost...

Bensbeendead. releases moving new project ‘LOVELY CREATURES’ with ALT:Vision Records

Portland-based composer, singer and producer Bensbeendead. celebrates the release of his sophomore project, LOVELY CREATURES released via ALT:Vision Records. Honing his craft in thematic storytelling through thoughtfully produced music, Bensbeendead. peppers a potpourri of styles across the project; creating blissful soundscapes, and delivering a sensational exemplification of his proficiencies by weaving together a fully realized vision via this eight track body of work.

Annual Conference nominated for Best Online Conference 2021

We are delighted that ALT's Annual Conference 2021 has been nominated for Best Online Conference in the UK Association Awards. The UK Association Awards 2021 is now in its 18th edition. The ethos of all the AAE Awards is recognizing excellence and sharing best practice and successes. It is a non-profit-making initiative, where nominees pay a low admin fee for entering.

Just Player Head Mod 1.18, 1.17.1 (Players Drop Head on Death)

Just Player Head Mod 1.18, 1.17.1 is a minimalistic mod that allows the collection of player heads via a command or death event. All heads are generated similar to a mob head via texture-data, lag free. Features:. Configurable. Texture values instead of generation via player-names. The mod uses texture values...