KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas


KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas

infobox music festival
music_festival_name = KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas


caption =
location = Los Angeles, California
years_active= 1990 - present
founders=KROQ
dates = mid-December
genre = Rock, Metal, Punk, Post-Hardcore, Ska | website = [http://www.kroq-data.com/acousticchristmas/index.asp KROQ 106.7 - Acoustic X-Mas]

Acoustic Christmas (short title: Acoustic X-Mas) is an annual concert run by the Los Angeles, California radio station KROQ.

Since its inception in 1990, the concert has attracted increasingly popular alternative rock bands and singers. It takes place over a weekend in mid-December, and has in recent years been broadcast for free on KROQ's [http://www.kroq.com web site] .

Every year it has taken place at Gibson Amphitheatre, in Universal City CA, except for 1998 where it was held at Shrine Auditorium, in Los Angeles, CA and in 1999 where it was held at Honda Center, in Anaheim, CA

In 1999, a compilation of live recordings, "The Best of KROQ's Almost Acoustic Christmas", was released.

Line-ups

Bands listed in alphabetical order (or, if known, in reverse order of night's performance).

References

External links

* [http://www.kroq-data.com/acousticchristmas/index.asp KROQ 106.7 - Acoustic X-Mas]


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