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English rock quartet Alt-J started as a side project when the founding members met at Leeds Univeristy in 2007. 5 years later, the band released their debut album An Awesome Wave, which won the 2012 Mercury Prize for Best British Album.

English rock quartet Alt-J started as a side project when the founding members met at Leeds Univeristy in 2007. 5 years later, the band released their debut album An Awesome Wave, which won the 2012 Mercury Prize for Best British Album.
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United States

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English rock quartet Alt-J started as a side project when the founding members met at Leeds Univeristy in 2007. 5 years later, the band released their debut album An Awesome Wave, which won the 2012 Mercury Prize for Best British Album.

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English


Episodes

WFUV: Take Five - Alt-J

10/16/2018
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The Alternate Side's Russ Borris talks with the UK band, 'Alt-J' about the making of its full-length debut, 'An Awesome Wave,' and the challenges of arranging the music. The band also performs live versions of their songs, 'Fitzpleasure' and 'Breezeblocks' in WFUV's Studio A. (WFUV's Take Five, 1/4/13)