Alt-J’s disappeared under the radar somewhat recently and I have to say, selfishly, I’m a little relieved. Radio One has a habit of playing my favourite songs over and over again until my ears feel like they might bleed and I just couldn’t bear that to happen to the sweet tones of Joe Newman.
a flexible bunch too
Currently on tour, somewhere around Cambridge, from the looks of their twitter page, the triangle loving quartet continue to grace the masses with their sublime album, Awesome Wave throwing in some cheeky covers to keep the audience drooling (quite literally in my case). At Shepherd’s Bush Empire in January it was the Kylie Minogue/ Dr. Dre Mashup (see previous blog post) and last night they pulled this baby out of the bag…brace yourself for Alt-J’s cover of College – ‘A Real Hero’: