Alt-j Press Releases


Alt-J Alt-j Announce New Dates For 2015 North And South American Tour Including Coachella

alt-J announce additional dates to their 2015 North and South American Tour in Las Vegas, Santa Barbara, and Coachella. The tour kicks off at Festival Estereo Picnic and includes dates at Lollapalooza Chile, Lollapalooza Argentina,...

12th January 2015 17:57

Alt-J First Acts For Sziget 2015 Announced! Florence And The Machine, Alt-j, Jamie Woon And More

The organizers of Sziget Festival have announced the first confirmed acts. The 2015 event will take place between 10-17 August in Budapest, providing a 7 days festival-holiday experience at the heart of a great city....

18th December 2014 15:21

Alt-J Alt-j Announce O2 Arena Show In January 2015 Plus New Album Due 22nd September 2014

alt-J have announce their biggest headline show to date, at London's 20,000-capacity O2 Arena on 24 January 2015; tickets go on sale at 9am on Wednesday 20 August from Axs.com. The news comes six weeks...

15th August 2014 13:10

Alt-J Alt-j Have Released New Single 'Every Other Freckle' From Their Album 'This Is All Yours'

alt-J today premiere Every Other Freckle, the second single to be lifted from their forthcoming second album, This Is All Yours. The song is available to download and stream now; it is also available as...

14th August 2014 12:15

Alt-J Alt-j Release First Single 'Left Hand Free' [Listen]

This single comes to fans on the heels of the release of the first album track "Hunger Of The Pine" which reached #1 on the Billboard+Twitter RealTime Chart on June 19, was #1 on Hype...

7th July 2014 17:30

Alt-J Sony Music Announce 'Bbc Top Gear Driving Anthems' Released November 18th 2013

Sony Music & BBC Worldwide have announced the release of 'Top Gear Driving Anthems', a triple CD album boasting 50 full throttle tracks of rock and indie anthems straight from the Top Gear playlist, including...

8th November 2013 13:09

Alt-J Alt-j Premiere 'Breezeblocks' Rza Remix And Begin 2013 N. American Tour

Alt-J have shared a reworking of "Breezeblocks" remixed by producer, multi-instrumentalist, and Wu-Tang Clan member, RZA. The remix premiered today on Jay Z's Life + Times site. The release of this remix comes just in...

6th September 2013 13:39

Alt-J Bbc Introducing Stage, Dance To The Radio And Even More For The Leeds And Reading Festivals On 23-25 August 2013

With Reading Festival weekend tickets now sold out and just four weeks remaining until Early Entry ticket holders begin to arrive for Reading & Leeds 2013; the line-up continues to grow with the announcement of...

25th July 2013 13:05

Alt-J Latitude Festival 2013 Announce Initial Line-up

Latitude Festival, the UK's favourite multi-arts festival, and winner of the 2012 Best Family Festival Award, is proud to reveal the first line-up announcements for the eighth edition. The festival takes place from Thursday 18th...

19th March 2013 21:14

Alt-J Reading And Leeds Festivals Return With Green Day Headliner And More On 23rd-25th August 2013

Recently named the 'Best Festival' at the NME Awards, this year's Reading & Leeds Festivals are officially set to be better than ever! 2013 promises more - more stages, more bands and more entertainment, all...

12th March 2013 12:01

Alt-J Alt-j Announce 2013 Autumn Headlining Tour

UK-based rock band Alt-J are excited to announce additional tour dates along their spring tour of the United States and Canada, as well as the first leg of dates for their autumn headlining tour. The...

26th February 2013 15:38

Alt-J Atoms For Peace To Headline Melt! Festival 2013

After last week's announcement of 60+ acts, we already have another high-calibre act confirmed to perform at Melt! Festival, which takes place from 19th to 21st July in Ferropolis: Atoms For Peace will be headlining...

25th February 2013 16:41

Alt-J T In The Park 2013 Announces Beady Eye And Laurent Garnier

Earlier this week it was revealed that some of the world's greatest acts will be heading to Kinross over 12th - 14th July for the 20th year of T in the Park, and ahead of...

22nd February 2013 12:18

Alt-J Pinkpop 2013 Announce Headliners, The Killers, Kings Of Leon And Green Day

After GREEN DAY, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, THE SCRIPT, BEN HOWARD, KENSINGTON, TRIGGERFINGER and PASSENGER, Pinkpop is able to announce 24 new acts to the programme today, including THE VACCINES, ALT-J, C2C, DIE ANTWOORD,...

21st February 2013 16:05

Alt-J Bonnaroo 2013 Lineup Announcement

Superfly and AC Entertainment are excited to announce the Bonnaroo 2013 lineup. There are many things that separate Bonnaroo from the plethora of festivals today. We've created an easy to read guide through the highlights...

20th February 2013 11:31

Alt-J 60 First Acts Confirmed For Melt! Festival 2013

Melt! Festival, which takes place from 19 to 21 July, announces the first wave of acts for 2013 with 60+ artists to perform on the peninsula of Ferropolis close to Gräfenhainichen.It's been almost seven years...

14th February 2013 10:53

Alt-J Kraftwerk Announced For T In The Park's 20th Year

Get ready for the Kinross countryside to be lit up with the epic soundscapes of electronic music pioneers Kraftwerk this July, when they make their debut at T in the Park.Celebrated for their ground-breaking albums...

13th February 2013 10:35

Alt-J Sasquatch! Music Festival Sets Lineup For May 24-27, 2013 At The Gorge, Washington

Sasquatch! Music Festival Sets Lineup For Memorial Day Weekend (May 24-27, 2013) At The GorgeFestival Passes On Sale February 9 (10am Pst) Through the official website.On the heels of a highly successful, critically acclaimed sold-out...

5th February 2013 15:59

Alt-J Stealing Sheep Give Away Free 'Shut Eye' Remix By Thom From Alt-j

Introducing Liverpool's hotly-tipped psych-folk darlings . Stealing Sheep.What's in the water up on Merseyside? It's as if there's an endless source of almost psychedelic otherness running deep beneath the place. It's a source that's bubbled...

4th February 2013 16:49

Alt-J Coachella 2013 Lineup Announcement

Festival passes for both weekends are on sale now. Festival passes for Weekend 1 must be purchased with a shuttle pass or a car camping pass. New for 2013, the price you see is...

29th January 2013 12:38

Alt-J Dermot O'leary Presents The Saturday Sessions 2013

Exclusive Dermot O'leary Saturday Sessions Featuring Emeli Sande, Florence + The Machine, Ed Sheeran, Alt-J, The Maccabees, The Xx, Plan B, Ben Howard, Robbie Williams And More!Released 18 February 2013On 18 February 2013, Sony Music...

23rd January 2013 17:21

Alt-J Nme Awards 2013 Nominations Announced

NME is excited to reveal the nominations for its prestigious NME Awards 2013, which will take place on Wednesday 27th February at its brand new home, The Troxy in East London. Music fans have...

22nd January 2013 16:04

Alt-J Leeds & Reading Festival New Stages, Exciting Changes And First Bands Announced

Tickets on sale 9am Friday 30th November. 2012 prices and prizes until the end of December. Reading & Leeds Festivals return on Friday 23rd August to Sunday 25th August 2013 at Richfield Avenue, Reading and...

30th November 2012 10:51

Alt-J The Maccabees, Michael Kiwanuka And Alt-j To Headline Barclaycard Mercury Prize 'Albums Of The Year Live' Gig On Wednesday 24 October

The Barclaycard Mercury Prize 'Albums of the Year Live' gig series continues on Wednesday 24 October with special performances from joint headliners The Maccabees, Michael Kiwanuka and Alt-J. The shortlisted artists will be playing the...

15th October 2012 15:10

Alt-J Alt-j Announce New UK Tour For May 2013

Following on from the rapid sell-out of both their headline Autumn UK tour and two dates at O2 Shepherds Bush Empire in January, Alt-J have announced a new UK tour for May 2013 seeing them...

4th September 2012 13:38

Alt-J Alt-j Announces Us Tour Including Dates With Grouplove

Straddling the September 18 U.S. release of debut album, An Awesome Wave, Leeds-based four piece, alt-J has announced a U.S. tour this fall, including dates with Grouplove. Prior to these shows, alt-J has announced...

24th July 2012 13:27

Alt-J Alt-j 'Fitzpleasure' Added To Npr 'Best Of Public Radio' Playlist Plus Us Tour Date Details

Alt-J's new song "Fitzpleasure" has been added to NPR's "Best of Public Radio" playlist. "Fitzpleasure" is one of the songs from the band's upcoming debut album An Awesome Wave, which will see release on September...

21st June 2012 10:41

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