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


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 Machine and was the most streamed song on Spotify in the US and world the week of June 23. "Left Hand Free" and "Hunger Of The Pine" are both available as instant grats to those that pre-ordered the new album. This Is All Yours will be released in the U.S. on September 22 via Canvasback / Infectious Music in CD, digital and double-vinyl editions.

Alt-J - This Is All Yours tracklisting
Intro
Arrival In Nara
Nara
Every Other Freckle
Left Hand Free
?Garden of England
Choice Kingdom
Hunger Of The Pine
Warm Foothills
The Gospel Of John Hurt
Pusher
Bloodflood pt.II
Leaving Nara
 


alt-J will begin their North American tour on October 14 at Vancouver's Orpheum Theater. U.S. shows have sold out in Portland, Chicago, Montreal, New York and Toronto and seconds shows have been added in Portland and Chicago. They have also just been announced on the lineup for the 2014 Life Is Beautiful Festival in Las Vegas, NV.
 
This Is All Yours
2014 Tour
 
alt-J European tour - September 2014
September 18 - Glasgow - Academy - SOLD OUT
September 19 - Manchester - Apollo - SOLD OUT
September 20 - Manchester - Apollo - NEW DATE ADDED 
September 22 - Wolverhampton - Civic Hall
September 23 - Brighton - Centre
September 24 - London - Alexandra Palace - SOLD OUT
September 27 - Dublin - The O2 Arena
September 29 - Paris - Casino de Paris
 
alt-J North American tour - October & November 2014
October 14 - Vancouver, BC - Orpheum Theater
October 15 - Seattle, WA - Paramount Theater
October 16 - Portland, OR - Roseland Ballroom - SOLD OUT
October 17 - Portland, OR - Roseland Ballroom - SOLD OUT
October 18-19 - San Francisco, CA - Treasure Island Music Festival
October 20 - Los Angeles, CA - Greek Theater
October 21 - Pomona, CA - Fox Theater
October 24 - San Diego, CA - Soma
October 27 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Complex
October 28 - Denver, CO - Fillmore Auditorium
October 31 - Minneapolis, MN - Myth
November 01 - Chicago, IL - Riviera Theatre - NEW DATE ADDED
November 02 - Chicago, IL - Riviera Theatre - SOLD OUT
November 04 - Tulsa, OK - Cain's Ballroom
November 05 - Dallas, TX - Southside Ballroom      
November 06 - Houston, TX - Bayou Music Center
November 07-09 - Austin, TX - Fun Fun Fun Fest
November 10 - Detroit, MI - The Filllmore
November 11 - Toronto, ON - Kool Haus - SOLD OUT
November 12 - Montreal, QB - Metropolis - SOLD OUT
November 14 - Philadelphia, PA - Tower Theater
November 16 - New York, NY - Beacon Theater - SOLD OUT
November 18 - Boston, MA - Orpheum Theater
November 19 - Washington, DC - Echostage
 
alt-J are Joe Newman, Gus Unger-Hamilton and Thom Green. They released their debut album An Awesome Wave to critical acclaim in September 2012 (May 2012 in the UK). The New York Times called the band's sound "a handsome alloy of dry acoustic timbre and reverberant effect, suggesting a very British convergence of texture-minded electronic music and psychedelic folk." The album won the Mercury Music Prize in November 2012 and was nominated for 3 Brit Awards in February 2013. By the end of 2012 An Awesome Wave was Bob Boilen of NPR's Album of the Year, iTunes Alternative Breakthrough Album of the Year and was on the top 10 lists of numerous critics, including NPR's Robin Hilton, The Wall Street Journal, and Billboard. It has now sold over one million copies world-wide and has been streamed more than 200 million times on Spotify. 




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