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The Australian radio station Triple J is about to launch its year-end Hottest 100 countdown. And to build up anticipation (or whatever), it put together a comedy sketch that stars as many musicians…   Read Story »
Alt-rockers Alt-J released their sophomore album, This Is All Yours, a few months back, and they made an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel last night to perform two tracks from it. They did "Every Other…   Read Story »
UPDATE: Read our breakdown of the nominations here. // The Academy Of Recording Arts And Sciences has been announcing Grammy nominations one-by-one this morning on CBS This Morning.…   Read Story »
Here's something I wasn't quite expecting: Every last one of the videos on this week's list has some kind of narrative to it, even if that story is just "intense guy wanders around motel and weird…   Read Story »
Alt-J already released a video for their blooz-rockin' This Is All Yours single "Left Hand Free." But now that the song is getting an official radio push, the band have shared a second video. This…   Read Story »
Alt-J's "Left Hand Free" has gotten a remix from Norwegian producer and rapper Lido, who chops up the crunchy rock of the original until it's virtually unrecognizable. He adds his own lyrics and…   Read Story »
Alt-J released their anticipated second album, This Is All Yours, to an army of eager fans last month. Since then, the Leeds-based psych-rock band began a North American tour that included a stop at…   Read Story »
The idea behind Clean Bandit, the British quartet whose dance hit "Rather Be" cracked the American top 10 this week, is to combine classical works by composers like Shostakovich and Beethoven with…   Read Story »
Alt-J just released their sophomore album, This Is All Yours (which we reviewed here), and stopped by BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge to talk and play some songs. They covered fellow UK darlings…   Read Story »
With An Awesome Wave, their Mercury Prize-winning 2012 debut album, Alt-J went from 0 to 100 real quick, transforming from anonymous schlubs into world-famous rock stars. They did so by forging a…   Read Story »