Editors

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Henderson Cole - Editor (Asbury Park)

Henderson started The Alternative as a college radio show. Now it's much more! He handles a lot of the organizing, scheduling, emailing and other fun stuff.

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Amanda Starling - Editor (Tampa)

Amanda runs the Angry Grrrl Music Podcast where she interviews non-men in the music industry. Now she's joined The Alt to spread the good music and good vibes.

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Lindsy Carrasquillo - Editor (Nashville)

Lindsy takes photos, interviews bands, writes premieres and helps us create other awesome content as well as being an editor. She also runs our New Music Friday playlist.

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Michael Brooks - Editor (Indiana)

Michael is one of the hardest workers on the staff. He writes for a bunch of sites, but he's now become an editor at The Alt so he can do even more to promote the best new music.

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Keegan Bradford - Editor (Portland)

Keegan loves emo, punk, and hardcore, and is willing to make the effort to search it out. He started our Friendship International Asian rock column and has taken a huge role at the site from the jump.

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Bineet Kaur - Editor (California)

Bineet started as a contributor and worked her way up to editor status due to her great writing, top notch music taste, and sense of humor.

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Eric Bennett - Editor (Pittsburgh)

Eric is a writer, editor, and music fan based in Pittsburgh, PA. Along with fellow editor Eli Enis, they host the Endless Scroll podcast. When not searching out new music, you can find them playing Dungeons & Dragons, or spending too much money on candles.

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Kyle Musser - Photography Editor (New Hampshire)

Kyle revitalized our photography section and has taken the lead by shooting tons of shows from all different genres of music.

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Sarah Knoll - Photography Editor (NYC)

Sarah can be found in the middle of the pit at every show in NYC taking awesome photos. Her photography and interviews and help with editing has taken the site to another level.

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Madison Van Houten - Video Editor (Asbury Park)

Madison just joined our team and immediately took a big role running our video team and designing art for our site! Now that she's here, the sky is the limit for our YouTube channel.

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Brett Shumaker - Live Sessions Booking (Pittsburgh)

Brett (who is known for booking and running Mr Robot, 1 of the best Pittsburgh venues), has taken over the booking for our live sessions as well. He is always looking for great new artists and assembling awesome lineups.

Contributors

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Chris Musser (New Hampshire)

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Hope Ankley (Atlanta)

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Dave Gutierrez (New York)

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Luke Ferrara (Albany)

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Olivia Keasling (Alabama)

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Zac Djamoos (New Jersey)

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Jordan Walsh (Philadelphia)

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Michelle Bruton (Chicago)

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Joel Funk (New York)

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Adam Parshall (Boston)

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Jordan Snowden (Pittsburgh)

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Conor Mackie (Toronto)

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Aaron Eisenreich (Pittsburgh)

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Eli Enis (Pittsburgh)

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Jami Fowler (Kentucky)

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Lauren Rearick (Pittsburgh)

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Ted Davis (Los Angeles)

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Molly Mary O'Brien (NYC)

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Konstantina Buhalis (Michigan)

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Emma Bowers (NYC)

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Tyler Holland (NYC)

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Jane Lai (Brooklyn)

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Steven LaLonde (Montreal)