What alt-rock bands have you seen live?

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  1. The Pontificator

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    The Romantics
    Missing Persons
    Husker Du
    Soul Asylum
    The Replacements
    Ramones
    The Pretenders
    Butthole Surfers
    Great Plains
    Descendants
    Dead Milkmen
    Ben Vaughn Combo
    Celibate Rifles
    Jesus and Mary Chain
    Die Kruezen
    Firehose
    Volcano Suns
    Salem 66
    R.E.M.
    10,000 Maniacs
    The Alarm

    ...and a bunch of local acts too numerous to mention. :rock:
     
  2. hihoslva

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    • Pearl Jam (2x)
    • Soundgarden
    • Live
    • Soul Asylum
    • Blues Traveler
    • Dave Matthews Band (at least 5x)
    • Days Of The New (3x)
    • Black Crowes (3x - once with Jimmy Page)
    • TooL
    • Rob Zombie
    • Godsmack
    • Shinedown
    • Dream Theater
    • Ben Harper (opened for PJ and DMB a bunch of times)
    • From Zero (AWESOME act - opened for Days Of The New)
    • ....and a ton of other acts too numerous to list

    And some of the "non-alt-rock" (whatever that means) stuff:
    • Pink Floyd (2x)
    • Page & Plant
    • Chicago
    • Bela Fleck & The Flecktones
    • Michael Manring (solo bassist - amazing)
    • Queensryche
    • Dokken
    • Slaughter
    • Poison
    • Cinderella
    • Zebra
    • G3 (this year's tour: John Petrucci of Dream Theater, Paul Gilbert (formerly of Mr. Big), and of course Joe Satriani)
    • ....and - again - a ton of other acts too numerous to list ;)

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    The Legendary Pink Dots
    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
    Stereolab
    Current 93
    Skinny Puppy
    KMFDM
    Sicial Distortion
    Henry Rollins
    Jesus and Mary Chain
    Marilyn Manson
    NIN
    Janes Addiction
    The Cure
    Butthole Surfers
    Siouxsie and the Banshees
    Midnight Oil
    Sinied O'Conner
    New Order
    The Smiths
    Morrissey
    The Residents
    Violent Femmes
    Ministry
    Front 242
    PJ Harvey
    Carter the Unstopable Sex Machine
    Pigface
    Psychic TV
    Black Tape for a Blue Girl

    Edited to add these ones I just remembered. I'm looking through my iTunes.

    Corrision of Conformity
    Bare Naked Ladies (When they were alt, I grew up in buffalo, they played there for free all the time)
    Goo Goo Dolls (Same thing as above, when they were punk rockers)
    My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult
    Dead Voices on Air
    Scorn
    The The
    Depeche Mode
    Edward Ka-Spel
    Twilight Circus
    Massive Attack
    Tricky
    The Sugarcubes
    Ween
    Wumpscut



    Jeez, tons more.
    Love going to live shows.
     
  4. Fraggle09027

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    I just saw Breaking Benjamin a few months ago.

    Spet 22nd I'm going to Hershey Pa to see live, Three Days Grace, Seether, and Breaking Benjamin
     
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    I like Death Cab.
    My brother turned me onto them.
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  7. MOHAA Player

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    Breaking Benjamin
    Buck Cherry
    Linkin Park
    My Chemical Romance
    Fuel
    Chevelle
    Live
    Alice In Chains
    Velet Revolver
     
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    Pearl Jam- best concert ever!!
    Soundgarden
    Cowboy Mouth
    No Doubt- 2nd best concert ever
    Smashing Pumpkins
    Fountains of Wayne
     
  9. MOHAA Player

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    I'm going to see them Sept 23rd at the tweeter center in NJ:thumbsup:
    THE MMRBQ 2 - LAST CALL! Featuring Breaking Benjamin, Collective Soul, Live, Three Days Grace and Seether:rock:
     
  10. Crusher47

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    Wouldn't really call them alt-rock, but have seen....

    Nine Inch Nails x 2
    Tool x 2
    Ozzfest x 3
    Megadeth
    Anthrax
    Motley Crue
     
  11. Guitargod1985

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    Well, these are some of the bands I've seen, but I may be forgetting a couple

    AC/DC
    Audioslave
    Blink 182
    Buckcherry
    Disturbed
    Evans Blue
    Flyleaf
    Foo Fighters
    Godsmack
    Incubus
    Lacuna Coil
    Metallica
    Mudvayne
    Nirvana
    Nonpoint
    Offspring
    Ozzy
    Papa Roach
    Rage Against the Machine
    Rob Zombie
    Shinedown
    Staind
    Weezer
     
  12. 84S

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    way too many to list here, high lights include:

    Fugazi
    Firehose
    REM, 1980's
    Flaming Lips
    Uncle Tupelo
    Wilco
    Pearl Jam
    Soundgarden
    The Connells
    Phish, I saw them at least once a year in the 90's
    Ween