Best Photos of 2021

Posted: by The Editor

With only roughly 6 months of shows coming back, our photo team has returned in full force. Photography has always been an art form that allows for people to connect and to document. In a world where we are constantly bombarded by photos and access to being photographers ourselves on our phones, the art of photography can be lost in the mix. Yet, at The Alternative, the art of photography takes on new meaning. We document these amazing shows put on by incredibly talented musicians, but through the medium of photography we capture a moment in time that ends shortly after the last note is played that now lasts forever. Our team of photographers have their own view of these concerts and events that is expressed through their work and now is celebrated through our list of the best photos of 2021.

Adam Parshall


Rozwell Kid

Weakend Friends

Lindsy Carrasquillo

Lucy Dacus

Save Face


Alec Moore

Oso Oso

The Front Bottoms

Julia Leiby

Big Thief

Caroline Polachek

Madi Diaz

Japanese Breakfast

Kyle Musser

The Used

Doja Cat

Angels and Airwaves

Dance Gavin Dance

Sarah Knoll


Mannequin Pussy

Prince Daddy & The Hyena

Touche Amore

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