Alt-J announce new album, stateside tour

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Alt-J have revealed plans for their highly anticipated sophomore album, This Is All Yours. In support of the forthcoming release, the English rockers will embark on a stateside tour that stops in Boston for a performance at the Oprheum Theatre on Tuesday, November 18. Tickets for the show will go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster for $37.50 and $39.50.

This Is All Yours, Alt-J’s follow-up to their 2012 debut album An Awesome Wave, will be released on September 22. A lead single for the new album is expected to be announced shortly. This Is All Yours will mark the band’s first without founding bassist Gwil Sainsbury, who parted ways with the group earlier this year.

An Awesome Wave won the prestigious Mercury Prize (annually award given to the best album from the United Kingdom or Ireland) in 2012 and was nominated for 3 Brit Awards in February of 2013.

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