Tag : Gus Unger-Hamilton

In The Middle with alt-J

3 years ago / 0 comments

The Gryphon chats to alt-J’s Gus Unger-Hamilton about going from St Mark’s residences and Ash Grove to headlining this year’s Latitude Festival.   alt-J aren’t a band that you can easily visualise chowing down on a greasy all-day breakfast from Poppina’s – but that was once their everyday lives. Made … Read More

Essentials shelf-stacker wins Mercury prize

6 years ago / 0 comments

9.11.12 Four former Leeds students have hit the jackpot after scooping the prestigious Mercury music prize. Alt-J beat a number of other acts that were shortlisted, including rapper Plan B, Django Django and Jessie Ware. Joe Newman, Gwil Sainsbury, Thom Green and Gus Unger-Hamilton started out as a small group … Read More