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Albums:

Left Hand Free

Hunger Of The Pine

Summer Remixes EP

An Awesome Wave

Matilda / Fitzpleasure
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Biography:
Birth Place: Cambridge, England
Years Active: 2007–present
Genres: Indie Pop, Alternative Rock

∆ (pronounced alt-J) is a British alternative indie pop quartet, formed in 2007. Formerly known as both Daljit Dhaliwal and Films, their current name is derived from the command used on a Mac keyboard to achieve the Greek letter Delta. ∆ formed when Gwil Sainsbury (guitarist/bassist), Joe Newman (guitar/vocals), Gus Unger-Hamilton (keyboards) and Thom Green (drums) met at Leeds University in 2007. In their second year of studies, Newman showed Sainsbury a handful of his songs inspired by his guitar-playing dad and hallucinogens, and the pair began recording in their dorm rooms with Gwil acting as producer on GarageBand. They spent two years rehearsing before inking a deal with Infectious... Continue Bio >>

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Tickets:
09/29/2014 Casino De Paris
10/14/2014 Orpheum Theatre - Vancouver
10/15/2014 Paramount Theatre - Seattle
10/16/2014 Roseland Theater
10/17/2014 Roseland Theater
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