Alt-J at the Shrine Auditorium by Steven Ward
Alt-J bathed fans in light and synths at night one of Shrine Auditorium stop

Beaming their way into the souls of everyone in the Shrine Auditorium with their prismatic light shows as much as their colossal atmospherics, Alt-J has become the arena consuming rock band they’ve always meant to be. With Joe Newman’s iconic high-pitched mumble weaving its way through the trio’s guitar/percussion grooves and spirals, the band’s sound […]

More
Steven Ward |
alt-j coachella 2015 photos
Aug. 9 — Tonight’s Best Shows: Alt-J, Kendrick Lamar, George Clinton

It’s a happening hump day! Tonight’s best shows feature Alt-J with SOHN at Shrine Auditorium, a second night with Kendrick Lamar and Travis Scott at STAPLES Center, Lady Gaga goes round 2 at The Forum, George Clinton will bring the funk to the GRAMMY Museum and more. Check out our show recommendations for tonight’s best […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
The Avett Brothers photo
Los Angeles Concert Calendar: August 7-13, 2017 feat. Kendrick Lamar, Alt-J, Buscabulla

This week’s best Los Angeles shows feature a gumbo of top-notch concerts spanning all genres. Our top recommendations include: Kendrick Lamar at Staples Center, Alt-J at the Shrine Auditorium, Mon Laferte and Buscabulla at the Santa Monica Pier (it’s FREE!), Nightmare Air at The Satellite (it’s FREE — every Monday this August), Travis Scott at […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
alt-j
Alt-j, Best Coast and San Fermin illuminate the Hollywood Bowl with stellar performances

alt-j at Hollywood Bowl It’s now safe to say the entire population of Los Angeles, the United States, and quite possibly the world is well informed about “the triangle.” When I say “the triangle” I’m talking about the incredibly popular indie rock band from Leeds, England that ended up filling the 17,000-capacity Hollywood Bowl this […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
alt-j coachella 2015 photos
alt-J continue to rise, attracting a massive crowd at Coachella main stage

English indie rockers alt-J continued their rise Saturday at Coachella, playing to one of the larger main stage crowds. They’ve been regulars on the festival circuit lately, and they proved with their performance that they will be mainstays for years to come. It was only two years ago that they last played Coachella, and in […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
alt-j-photos
Alt-J to perform a “secret show” in Los Angeles on December 11

Alt-J will perform a “secret show” in Los Angeles on Thursday, December 11 as part of the Artist Den’s live series. If you’re 21 and over and would like to attend this show, you can score a pair of tickets for you and a guest by entering the ticket lottery here. It’s quick and easy. […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
alt-j-photos
Backlit with vibrant silhouettes, Alt-J transform the Greek Theatre into an atmospheric bubble of pleasure

There’s been a lot of hype around Alt-J since their 2012 debut An Awesome Wave. The album won them the UK’s coveted Mercury prize and have been touted as creative pioneers in a music industry bogged down by the same-same cookie cutter sound. So with the release of their sophomore album, This is All Yours, in […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Alt J photos
Stream Alt-J’s new song, “Left Hand Free”

Alt-J have shared a new song titled “Left Hand Free”, the first single from their forthcoming sophomore album, This Is All Yours. The song is a funky blues number that will get your head-bobbin’ and those hands clapping. It’s the kind of song you want played at that hot summer BBQ where hips glisten under […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Alt J photos
Alt-J return with new album and two L.A. shows

Get ready, Los Angeles! Brit-pop group Alt-J are back in L.A. with two headlining show dates this September. Alt-J will headline the Greek Theatre on Monday, Oct. 20 and the Fox Theater Pomona on Tuesday, Oct. 21. Alt-J are touring in support of their forthcoming sophomore album, This Is All Yours. As the follow up […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Win Tickets to Alt-J at the Hollywood Palladium – August 28, 2013

Brit-pop group Alt-J, headlines the Hollywood Palladium on Wednesday, August 28. This four piece band formed in 2007 at Leeds University and were inspired to create layered indie pop due to the noise control in their dorm rooms. They’ve gained international fame and have songs featured in commercials, films, and headlined numerous big-name festivals. Don’t […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |