Alt-J at The O2
Updated: 18 August 2014
Alt-J will play their biggest UK show in January 2015 at London’s The O2.
The arena show will take place on 24 January 2015 following their UK tour and is the band’s biggest concert to date.
Alt-J 2014 tour
Updated: 12 June 2014
Alt-J will tour the UK in September coinciding with the release of their second album.
Their six-date tour starts in Glasgow on 18 September 2014 and continues into late September with dates in Manchester, Wolverhampton, Brighton, London and Dublin.
Their tour includes a date at London’s Alexandra Palace and The O2 Dublin. The tour is around the time of their upcoming album release, This Is Yours.
Alt-J’s This Is Yours is the band’s second album and follows from their 2012 release An Awesome Wave, which earned the band a Mercury Prize.
About Alt J
Alt-J are from Leeds consisting of Gwil, Joe Newman (guitar/vocals), Gus Unger-Hamilton (keyboards) and Thom Green (drums). Their name is taken from the computer symbol for “change” after several name changes from Daljit Dhaliwal to Films and finally settling on Alt-J.
Alt-J‘s music is a combination of pop, vocals, synths, hip-hop elements and folk – all thrown together which has given them a unique sound and a loyal following.