Alt-J: Curious genre
Updated: Jan 20, 2019
alt-J (also known as ∆) is an English indie rock band formed in 2007 in Leeds,England, by Gwil Sainsbury (guitar/bass), Joe Newman (guitar/lead vocals), Gus Unger-Hamilton (keyboards/vocals) and Thom Green (drums).
Some say they are creating a new genre in music. Unusual vocals and percussive elements, yet intriguing attractive. Link to the shared playlist for a sample of their unusual style.
Shared Spotify Playlist:
So, you don't get diverted away from the playlist on Spotify, follow these simple instructions before you click on the pop-up about moving to Spotify:
(1) To engage the Spotify pop-up, you will need to click the "play" arrow that triggers 30-second samples of each track.
(2) Notice the green Spotify pop-up that invites you to hear full tracks by clicking on the message.
(3) Before you click on the Spotify message, pause the playback of 30-second samples. Then, when you click on the green Spotify message, you will land on the full playlist on Spotify.