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​Preliminary Research
The genre we have alternative rock.When Alternative Rock enterd the musical mainstream alternative bands became successful ,because the breakthrough of Nirvana and the popularity of Grunge and Britpop. It started in 1980's and it became popular in 1990's. Grunge, Britpop, gothic rock, and indie popall laid out ground work for alternative music in 1970's. Alternatice rock soon became popular throughout college students. These are some alternative bands we pick:
Linkin Park

Before it was called Alternative Rockit was known as college rock because it played more on college radio and more college students prefer to listen to it. They marketed themselves through commerical time on college radio stations. These are some places they perform:

Assignment 1:Band Naming and Logo Design

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Assignment 2:Band/Artist Biography

Bio of the Harvest:
The harvest consist of the only three members in the band. There is the drummer, who is Dwight Mccrimmon, the guatarist, who is Adrian Trujillo, and finally the vocalist, Keith Armstrong. The band was created in the 1999 but soon became know and exploded in 2004. The band started playing in the small garage in Keiths home. They started the band as just a hobbie but after a while, friends of them liked their music and there is where they decided to dream big. The band name the, Harvest, came from all of the members staying after school three times a week doing comunity hours helping around in a farm close by. Like any other other band, the Harvest had its up and downs. That even though the band is still together and now famous they had many problems between each other. Over the years the band didnt get its recognition that they had expected which resulted in stress among the band. The vocalist, Keith, soon wanted to leave the band, but the other members convinced him to stay.They went back to work and came up with a hit album "the voices" that made threm grow famous through college and universities. They were on the way to fame with the other two albums "the common man" and "hardroad" which both went plantium in a week. They took a break after the release of "hardroad" in 2008, but plan to come back with a new album in 2010!

Assignment 3:Tour Name/Sponsor

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Monster Presents the "Last Supper' Tour
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Assignment 4:Concert Tour Research



View Three Days Grace Tour in a larger map

Assignment 5 Plot the Tour


View Monster Presents "The Last Supper" Tour in a larger map

Cities:
Dates
Times
Venues
# of Seats
Opening acts
Websites
Seattle, WA
1/15/2010
8:00 PM
The Paramount Theatre
2,807
The People Now
Seattle.com
SanFrancisco,CA
1/18/2010
7:30 PM
Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
7,000
Ride The Blinds
San Franscio
Los Angeles,Ca
1/20/2010
6:30 PM
The Grand Olympic Auditorium
7,007
Hoobas tank
Los Angeles.com
Las Vegas,NV
1/22/2010
7:00 PM
Orleans Arena
7,000
By Now
Visit Las Vegas.com
Phoenix,AZ
1/24/2010
9:00 PM
Dodge Theatre
5,500
The Walkens
az central.com
Denver,CO
1/27/2010
7:00 PM
Magness Arena
7,200
all7 Said
Denver.com
San Antonio,TX
1/30/2010
8:30 PM
Majestic Theatre
2,311
Movin Target
San Antonio.com
Houston,TX
1/31/2010
9:00 PM
Jones Hall
1,526
Southern Backtones
Houston.com
Tusla,OK
2/1/2010
7:00 PM
Expo Square Pavilion
6,311
Rock Star Grill And Bar
local bands network.com
Kansas City,MO
2/5/2010
7:00 PM
Municipal Auditorium
7,316
Flashback
hello Kanas City.com
Memphis,TN
2/7/2010
8:00 PM
Orpheum Theatre
2,500
Bad Planet
Memphis.com
Miami,FL
2/12/2010
7:00 PM
Bank United Center
7,000
FDF Music Entertainment
gigmasters.com
Orlando,FL
2/13/2010
7:30 PM
UCF Arena
5,100
Blue Stone Circle
gigmasters.com
Louisville, KY
2/17/2010
8:00 PM
Broadbent Arena
6,000
Slick Willy
BandNut.com
Chicago,IL
2/19/2010
8:30 PM
UIC Pavilion
6,958
Heartless
gigmasters.com
Cincinnati,OH
2/20/2010
6:30 PM
The Bank of Kentucky Center
10,000
Highway House
local band.com
Detroit,Michigan
2/21/2010
8:30 PM
Joe Louis Arena
8,194
Garden of Souls
Detroit.com
Cleveland,OH
2/23/2010
8:30 PM
My Cigar Roller
2,000
Prodigal Sun
gigmasters.com
Manhattan, NY
2/26/2010
7:00 PM
Radio City Music Hall
5,900
Nada Surf
NYNY.com
Boston,MA
2/27/2010
7:00 PM
Mathews Arena
6,000
Franctic City
gigsalad.co

Assignment 6 Ticket Prices


Ticket Prices for small venues(less than 3,500) are priced at $25
Ticket prices for large venues(more than 3,500) are priced at $45

Assignment 7 Tour Bus Design

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Assignment 8 Album Cover

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Assignment 9 Poster

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Assignment 10 Rock Swag Design

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Assignment 11 Stage Design
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Assignment 12 Backstage Pass Design

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Assignment 13

http://adrian2011.blogspot.com/