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Alt-J
Formed: 2008 in Leeds, England
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Joe Newman
Biography: English indie rockers Alt-J, named for the triangle that appears when pressing "Alt" and "J" on a Mac, formed in 2008 under the moniker FILMS. The quartet members, all of whom met at Leeds University, spent two years rehearsing before inking a deal with Infectious Records in 2011. The group's signature ...Read full biography
An Awesome Wave
Released: 2012
Label: Canvasback
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Named after the Mac command also used as a mathematical equation to show change, formed while studying fine art at university, and prone to throwing in the odd geometric reference within their lyrics, ...Read full review
This Is All Yours
Released: 2014
Label: Infectious Music
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