On the heels of Monday’s night sold out show at Madison Square Garden, alt-J announce additional dates to their 2015 North American Summer Tour as well as brand new dates for this fall. The band will play select festivals this summer such as Lollapalooza and Osheaga before kicking off their fall tour with select Canadian dates then heading to the Midwest on September, 17 to play the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul, MN. alt-J will play throughout the Midwest and south before heading west and ending their tour at Key Arena in Seattle, WA on October 18. Pre-sale tickets go on sale today at 10:00am local and general public go on sale starting Friday, April 3 at 10:00am local. Tickets are available at www.altjband.com/live.
Yesterday, alt-j performed “Every Other Freckle” on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.
With the release of their sophomore full length, This Is All Yours, and their first Grammy Nomination for Alternative Music Album of the year, 2014 was a banner year for alt-J. The band was named Spotify’s “Breakout Artist” in their Year in Music review. Rolling Stone ranked This Is All Yours #27 on their Albums Of The Year, TIME ranked it #3, and the album placed on NPR’s Favorite Albums of 2014. For the latest news, tour dates, and information go to http://www.altjband.com/.