alt-J Announces New Album, Tour Dates & Shares ‘3WW’ Single


British rock band alt-J will release their third studio album RELAXER through Canvasback Music on June 9. The trio has shared the first single, entitled “3WW,” and confirmed a number of tour dates in support of the new record.

The follow-up to 2014’s This Is All Yours once again includes production from Charlie Andrew who the group also enlisted for their 2012 debut An Awesome Wave. Joe Newman, Gus Unger-Hamilton and Thom Green will embark on a U.S. Tour this summer, stopping at several festivals and holding standalone headlining dates as well. Those who pre-order RELAXER will be given first access to a pre-sale of tickets for the new tour dates, starting tomorrow, Tuesday, March 7 at 10 a.m. local time. General on sale for tickets begins Friday, March 10, follow this link for details.

Watch the “3WW” visualizer video here:

RELAXER Tracklist

  1. 3WW
  2. In Cold Blood
  3. House of the Rising Sun
  4. Hit Me Like That Snare
  5. Deadcrush
  6. Adeline
  7. Last Year
  8. Pleader