alt-J have announced the release of their second album, 'This Is All Yours', the highly anticipated follow-up to their million-selling Mercury Prize - winning debut record, 'An Awesome Wave'.
'This Is All Yours' is available to pre-order in the UK immediately; the album will be released on 22 September via Infectious Music in CD, digital and double-vinyl editions. It is released in North America on 23 September via Canvasback.
Fans who pre-order 'This Is All Yours' via www.altjband.com will receive a code to buy tickets for the European tour ahead of anyone else. Pre-sale will start 9am Wednesday 11 June; general sale follows 9am Friday 13 June.
alt-J are Joe Newman [guitar/vocals], Gus Unger-Hamilton [keyboards] and Thom Green [drums]. They released their debut album 'An Awesome Wave' to critical acclaim in May 2012 (September 2012 in North America). The album won the Mercury Music Prize in November 2012 and was nominated for British Album of the Year at the Brit Awards in February 2013, one of three nominations the band received. In May that year 'An Awesome Wave' received the Ivor Novello Album Award. It has now sold over one million copies and has been streamed more than 200 million times on Spotify.
|16 Jun 17||The O2||London, UK|
|20 Jun 17||Inmusic Festival||Zagreb, CROATIA|
|23 Jun 17||Hurricane Festival||Scheessel, GERMANY|
|25 Jun 17||Southside Festival||Neuhausen, GERMANY|
|28 Jun 17||Piazza Castello||Ferrara, ITALY|
|01 Jul 17||St Gallen Open Air||St Gallen, SWITZERLAND|
|02 Jul 17||Rock Werchter Festival||Werchter, BELGIUM|
|06 Jul 17||Nos Alive Festival||Lisbon, PORTUGAL|
|07 Jul 17||Mad Cool Festival||Madrid, SPAIN|
|08 Jul 17||Pohoda Festival||Pohoda, SLOVAKIA|
|09 Jul 17||Bluedot Festival||Cheshire, UK|
|11 Jul 17||Trinity College Park||Dublin , IRELAND|
|12 Jul 17||Electric Castle Festival||Cluj, ROMANIA|
|14 Jul 17||Positivus Festival||Salacgriva, LATVIA|
|19 Jul 17||Colours of Ostrava||Ostrava, CZECH REP|
|20 Jul 17||Out of the Woods||Wiesen, AUSTRIA|
|23 Jul 17||Lollapalooza||Paris, FRANCE|
|13 Aug 17||Boardmasters Festival||Newquay, UK|
|15 Aug 17||Sziget Festival||Budapest, HUNGARY|
|17 Aug 17||Pstereo Festival||Trondheim, NORWAY|
|19 Aug 17||Lowlands Festival||Biddinghuizen, NETHERLANDS|
|28 Aug 17||Stereoplaza||Kiev, UKRAINE|
|30 Aug 17||Stadium Live||Moscow, RUSSIA|
|31 Aug 17||A2||St Petersburg, RUSSIA|
|02 Sep 17||Popaganda Festival||Stockholm, SWEDEN|