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- US Anaheim, CA Alternative / Rock


Sounds Like: Bush, The Offspring, Green Day, Nirvana, Foo Fighters

Label: Unsigned

Manager: Richard Busch

Bio: A Welcome Distraction is an Alternative Rock Band That Uses Catchy Lyrics, Heavy Metal Shred with an Amazing Live Show That Appeals to a Younger Crowd and To Those That grew up in the Height of the 90’s Alternative Rock Scene.

A Welcome Distraction has been Together Performing Since 2008. In T... See Full Bio

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We got plenty of shows coming up. Check out the full list of shows at www.FaceBook.com/AWDRock


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  • 2012

    Aug 24

    Pomona, CA, US | 7:00pm

    Pomona, CA, US
    Fri Aug 24, 2012 7:00pm


    Pandemic Unleashed and A Welcome Distraction headline a must see night of rock at the Glass House in Pomona. Doors: 7pm PreSale: $10 Doors: $20 Contact the guys of A Welcome Distraction for tickets.

  • 2012

    May 6

    Anaheim, CA, US | 6:00pm

    Anaheim, CA, US
    Sun May 06, 2012 6:00pm


    Gig Boss Presents a Night of Hard Rock at the House of Blues in Anaheim. Receive FREE Tickets by: - Shooting us your address and we'll mail them - We can leave your name at the box office - Second Spin in Costa Mesa (www.SecondSpin.com) - Let It Rock Barber Shop (Fullerton) - Hot Topic (Irvine Spectrum) - Hot Topic (Block at Orange) - Hot Topic (Brea Mall) - Guitar Center (Block at Orange) - Tony's Pepperoni Pizza (Laguna Niguel) - White Lotus Tattoo (Laguna Hills) $15 at the door (so get the from us) 18+ Ages 6pm Doors 7pm Stage Time (That's right, we're kicking off this amazing night) Bands: - A Welcome Distraction (www.FaceBook.com/AWDRock) - XNO (www.FaceBook.com/The.XNO.Covenant) - Slant (www.FaceBook.com/SlantMusic.net) - DC4 (www.FaceBook.com/DC4HardRock) - The Rare (www.FaceBook.com/TheRareMusic)

  • 2012

    Apr 28

    Long Beach, CA, US | 8:00pm

    Long Beach, CA, US
    Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:00pm


    No Cover 21+ Ages You get us for 2 solid hours of ROCK! www.FaceBook.com/AWDRock

  • 2012

    Apr 7

    Garden Grove, CA, US | 8:00pm

    Garden Grove, CA, US
    Sat Apr 07, 2012 8:00pm


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  • 2012

    Mar 24

    Long Beach, CA, US | 8:00pm

    Long Beach, CA, US
    Sat Mar 24, 2012 8:00pm


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