Triangle-loving legends Alt-J have announced yet another lap of honour for their latest album ‘Relaxer’. They’re set to take it here there and everywhere over the course of a two month long North American tour.
The tour includes a previously announced “immersive sound show” in New York - the London band’s biggest American gig to date. Jazz maestro Kamasi Washington will join them for the show.
A press release also adds that Alt-J are currently “at work with various collaborators on a re-interpretation of their most recent album ‘Relaxer’.” Oooer.
Read our verdict on ‘Relaxer’ here, and check out that mammoth tour below.
07 Sat - Denver CO - Fillmore Auditorium
10 Magna UT - The Great Saltair
12 Phoenix AZ - The Van Buren
14 Indio CA - Coachella
16 Santa Barbara CA - Santa Barbara Bowl
18 San Francisco CA - Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
20 Las Vegas NV - The Chelsea Theatre - The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas
21 Indio CA - Coachella
23 Davis CA - UC Davis - Pavilion at ARC
24 Eugene OR - Cuthbert Amphitheater
25 Spokane WA - Knitting Factory
06 St. Louis MO - Peabody Opera House
07 Chicago IL - Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
08 Louisville KY - Iroquois Amphitheater
07 Manchester TN - Bonnaroo
11 Charlotte NC - Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre
12 Pittsburgh PA - Stage AE
14 Dover DE - Firefly
15-17 Hunter NY - Mountain Jam
15-17 Forest Hills NY - Forest Hills Stadium
18 Portland ME - Thompson’s Point
20 Toronto ON - Echo Beach
24 Monterrey MEX - Teatro Banamex
26 Mexico City MEX - Pepsi Center
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Elsewhere on the bill, alt-J, Phoebe Bridgers and Haim all lined up for the bumper Madrid event.
The band are set to tour new album ‘The Dream’ across the UK from next week.
The show comes alongside three existing gigs at the London venue on the back of recent album ‘The Dream’.
alt-J have spent the past decade Trojan-horsing the mainstream, and with new LP ‘The Dream’, the trio are sticking up two fingers to the naysayers and celebrating their curious niche with gusto.