Grammy Award-nominated alt-J announced additional dates to their 2015 North American Summer Tour, which stops in Calgary on September 15.
This summer the band played at festivals like Lollapalooza and Osheaga before kicking off their fall tour with select Canadian dates then heading to the Midwest on September, 17. alt-J will play throughout the Midwest and south before heading west and finishing their tour at Key Arena in Seattle, WA on October 18.
The band was named Spotify’s “Breakout Artist” in their Year in Music review. Rolling Stone had ranked alt-J’s, This Is All Yours, #27 on their Albums Of The Year, TIME had ranked their album #3 and it placed on NPR’s Favorite Albums of 2014.
Canadian tour stops:
- July 31 – Montreal – Osheaga Festival
- September 12 – Vancouver – Festival Lawn at Deer Lake Park
- September 14 – Edmonton – Shaw Conference Centre
- September 15 – Calgary – Stampede Corral
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Contest entries will be accepted from time and date of publishing until 11:59 p.m. PST on September 9. One winner will be chosen at random and contacted through the platform they enter by.
alt-J Calgary 2015 Concert
When: Tuesday, September 15
Where: Stampede Corral
Tickets: On sale via www.livenation.com