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Alt-J stopped by Letterman last night to play "Fitzpleasure," a track off their 2012 Mercury Music Prize-winning debut An Awesome Wave. Watch below. An Awesome Wave is out now via Infectious…   Read Story »
Last night, Brit band ALT-J were the musical guests on Fallon. The band performed "Tessellate" from their Mercury Prize-winning album An Awesome Wave. Check it out below.   Read Story »
A few weeks ago, She & Him re-ignited the timeless question of smartphone usage at concerts when they banned cameras at their Toronto Urban Roots Fest performance. It's an increasingly common request…   Read Story »
In 1994, when there were no Vines or Instagrams or Twitter feeds or blog updates to at least slightly numb one's FOMO, I watched MTV's coverage of the Woodstock re-up as a means to dull my anger…   Read Story »
If there was one constant during the Monday at Sasquatch! it might as well have been "failure." The rainy final day, riddled with many sound problems, cancellations, and absences, brought that word…   Read Story »
Peel back the surface and look past the picturesque valley backdrop. Forget about the gorgeous, sun-kissed young folk wearing next to nothing (or, on occasion, nothing). Go ahead and ignore the…   Read Story »
Last weekend, Brit-rock up-and-comers ALT-J made their Coachella debut. And last night, they came through Conan to do musical-guest duty, playing an especially muttery rendition of the twangy and…   Read Story »
Recent Mercury Prize winners ALT-J recently stopped off in Vancouver. And what happens when you're a musicians on tour in Vancouver? You get interviewed by journalism's greatest information spelunker…   Read Story »
ALT-J played two shows in New York City this weekend, one last night at the mammoth Hell's Kitchen club Terminal 5 and a much more intimate show downtown at Webster Hall on Friday night. We sent…   Read Story »
I will admit that I hadn’t heard of alt-J until the band won the 2012 Mercury Prize for their album An Awesome Wave. With the win, the four-piece band, who named themselves after the Macintosh…   Read Story »