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ALT Homegrown Spotlight: My Dog Junior

My Dog Junior plays a new genera called Lumbercana.  A blend of Americana, grunge, reggae, and subtle bluegrass is what produces My Dog Junior’s unique sound. The bands lyrically savvy songwriting is often described as “clever” and thought provoking. Check them out …

Win TinCaps Tickets

We have your chance to win tickets to see the TinCaps play against West Michigan , Tuesday August 14th! Just fill out the form below and you are entered to win a family 4-pack of tickets and you get to throw out …

Three Rivers Festival Parade

Join ALT 99-5 for the Three Rivers Festival Parade on July 14th starting at 10:00am in Downtown Fort Wayne! Look for our float, sponsored by I-69 Trailer Center that will feature live entertainment from Horizon Arcs, recently featured on “ALT Homegrown Spotlight”. …

Kids Day at Allen County Fair

The Allen County Fair provides Timeless Fun from July 24th – 29th at the Allen County Fairgrounds.  Check out discounts, deals, and a full schedule of events at TheAllenCountyFair.com. Enjoy great family fun at KIDS DAY on July 26th where you can …

Marble Lounge

Celebrate the release of Rosalind & The Way’s first album signed under Marble Lounge Records. Rosalind & The Way will be performing as well as doing signings. This event is Thursday, June 28th from 7pm-9pm at Wooden Nickel on North Anthony. ALT …

TinCaps: Superhero Night

Come on out to see the TinCaps play on June 22nd against West Michigan! It’s Superhero Night so the Tin-Credibles, will be celebrating all of your favorite superheroes on this night!  Tickets are available HERE. You can win a 4-pack of tickets …

ALT Homegrown Spotlight: Metavari

Metavari is the moniker of American composer and graphic artist, Nathaniel David Utesch.  Metavari’s dark, cinematic records make extensive use of nostalgic electronics and sampling referencing a patchwork of electronic genres, new wave and industrial, modern electronica, and the voltage-controlled film scores …
Pay It Forward Rules

Pay It Forward Rules

“WAJI, WLDE & WAJI HD2 PAY IT FORWARD” OFFICIAL RULES     Majic Pay It Forward Contest will begin on Thursday, June 7, 2018 and end on Thursday, August 30, 2018. HOW TO ENTER: To participate fill out a contest entry form …

ALT Homegrown Spotlight: March On, Comrade

March On, Comrade is a post rock band from Fort Wayne.  Formed in 2015, the band has released two albums of original music.  Their music is evocative of the staple characteristics of the post rock genre, ambience, space, slow crescendos, bombast mixed …

ALT Up Close: Sir Sly

ALT up-and-comers Sir Sly came to town for another intimate ALT Up-Close performance, Live at Sweetwater. Sir Sly performed at Sweetwater on Monday June 4th just for ALT Insiders! The band played a few songs live, then met with ALT Insiders in …

ALT-IMATE Concert Experience

You can go to a show.  You can have really good seats.  But getting on the stage during the encore?  That’s an ALT-Imate concert experience. ALT 99-5 wants to send you and a guest to Chicago to see Thirty Seconds to Mars, …
Alt-Imate Contest Rules

Alt-Imate Contest Rules

“ALT-imate Concert Experience with Thirty Seconds to Mars” OFFICIAL RULES   HOW TO ENTER: The ALT 99.5, “ALT-imate Concert Experience with Thirty Seconds to Mars” contest runs Thursday, May 17th, 2018.   To participate in the contest, listen Thursday, May 17th from …

ALT Homegrown Spotlight: Horizon Arcs

Horizon Arcs is an American rock band that formed in 2014.  Influenced by acts such as Weezer, Food Fighters, and Sublime, the band began writing original music in 2015 and soon found themselves touring the Midwest alternative rock circuit including Chicago, Indianapolis, …

ALT Homegrown Spotlight: OLC

OLC is a 4-piece rock band that formed in November 2015.  While much of their material falls under the pop punk genre, they bring an eclectic approach to their recordings and live sets.  You can expect to go to an OLC concert …

Front Bottoms

The Front Bottoms with An Horse are coming to The Clyde Theatre Tuesday, June 5th.  Doors open at 6:30pm and the show starts at 7:30pm. Tickets are still available HERE. Enter the form below for your chance to win tickets to the …

ALT Homegrown Spotlight: The Be Colony

The Be Colony is a rock, psychedelic, groove that takes you over.  They are Jacob, Atticus, Bray, Wes, and Zac! You can find them at TheBeColony.com and check them out on the ALT Homegrown Spotlight, Thursdays and Sundays at 7:00pm.  Each episode …

Everclear

A few lucky individuals will win a concert experience to see Everclear at Piere’s Entertainment Center on Thursday, June 7th. You and a guest could win tickets to the show! Just enter the form below for your chance to win! Name ?Please …

ALT Up Close: Glorious Sons

ALT up-and-comers Glorious Sons came to town for another intimate ALT Up-Close performance, Live at Sweetwater. Glorious Sons performed at Sweetwater on Thursday May 10th just for ALT Insiders! The band played a few songs live, then met with ALT Insiders in …

Germanfest

We look forward to seeing you at Germanfest happening now through June 10th! Come out to Headwaters Park in Downtown Fort Wayne for the 37th annual week-long celebration of German heritage and Essen, Trinken, und Gemutlichkeit! (Eating, Drinking, and having a really …