Albert's segment on Fuse News will air tonight at 7:30pm ET!
"High from all the bright lights.....illuminati?"-AHJ
Check out Albert's performace from The Wiltern in LA tonight on Last Call with Carson Daly! It's on at 1:35AM EST/12:35AM CST on NBC, so set your DVR's for February 4th!
Photo Credit: Frank Fu
Soundcheck at Roseland Ballroom for The Black Keys' show
Albert has just been confirmed for this year's Live at Leeds 2014 Festival! Take a look at the entire festival line up & stay tuned for more tour dates comin' atcha soon...
Watch the Strange Tidings video premiere NOW on VEVO here: http://vevo.ly/UPJLdM Directed by: Laurent Briet
this is me telling @thejustyna to not touch me because I had a fine line needle tattooing me/I mean come on hahaha @dr_woo_ssc (check out his Instagram) From: http://instagram.com/alberthammondjr
The 'Strange Tidings' video will premiere next Monday 27th January on Alberts's VEVO channel! To be alerted as soon as the video is live, subscribe to his channel here: http://bit.ly/AHJvevosubscribe
Albert's way with words has resulted in a nomination for Best Twitter account in this year's NME Magazine Awards. Vote for him here, closes Feb 21: http://www.nme.com/awardsvote/offset/13 To get the good stuff direct from the man himself, follow Albert on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/alberthammondjr
Take a look at Albert's interview with The Village Voice today:
Albert has been added to a Citi Private Pass show at New York's Roseland Ballroom with The Black Keys on Friday 31st January during Super Bowl weekend: http://www.citiprivatepass.com/landing/the_black_keys.html Tickets on sale 28th January, exclusively for Citi cardmembers. For non-Citi cardmembers, you can still get tickets to see Albert with Jake Bugg in NYC this Friday: http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/00004B48DB3AD8F1?brand=terminal_5 All tour dates: http://www.alberthammondjr.com/tour-dates
Check out this Gigwise review of last night's London XOYO show with exclusive picture gallery: http://www.gigwise.com/reviews/86860/albert-hammond-jr-@-xoyo-london---10122013
Very excited to be back on the road in North America with Jake Bugg from 9th January. Shows are ALL AGES except for Minneapolis, which is 18+. Check the dates and ticket info in the tour section: http://www.alberthammondjr.com/tour-dates
'Rude Customer' is going to be discussed on BBC Radio 6 Music's Round Table show today, hosted by Steve Lamacq. Listen anywhere in the world from 10am PST / 1pm EST / 6pm UK here: http://bit.ly/LamacqRoundTable If you're on Twitter, get involved - https://twitter.com/BBClamacqshow & https://twitter.com/bbc6music using #roundtable 'Rude Customer' again for your enjoyment: http://bit.ly/AHJRudeCustomer. Download for just $0.75 here: http://bit.ly/AHJdownload
"St. Justice" has been chosen for Rolling Stone's Top 100 Songs of 2013! Take a peek at the rest of the countdown here: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/lists/100-best-songs-of-2013-20131204/albert-hammond-jr-st-justice-19691231
Europe! The EU Tour kicks off tonight in Paris, and here's the full tour schedule: December 2 Paris, FR - Maroquinerie* SOLD OUT December 3 Amsterdam, NL - Bitterzoet* December 5 Brighton, UK - The Haunt* December 7 Glasgow, UK - Broadcast* SOLD OUT December 8 Manchester, UK - Night & Day Café* SOLD OUT December 9 Leeds, UK - Brudenell Social Club* SOLD OUT December 10 London, UK - XOYO* SOLD OUT December 12 Milan, IT - Magnolia December 13 Rome, IT - Circolo Degli Artisti December 14 Bologna, IT - Covo December 16 Madrid, ES - Joy Eslava *Photo Credit: Frank Fu
end of the American tour // suspenders couldn't deal with it // broken // the hard life that is touring // thanks to all that came out and supported // see everyone again soon http://instagram.com/p/hMJjmLiOBk/
Just announced! Albert will play Madrid on December 16th at Joy Eslava. Tickets on sale this Friday, November 8th here: http://bit.ly/AHJMadrid
Check out Albert's interview for Noisey here: http://noisey.vice.com/blog/albert-hammond-jr-on-coming-clean-and-making-out-for-the-camera
Check out Albert's official video for "Carnal Cruise" on Complex.com now! Directed by: Laurent Briet.
Tickets are now on sale for Albert Hammond, Jr.'s December European tour! Get yours today here: http://www.alberthammondjr.com/tour-dates
We gathered some #AskAlbert fan submitted questions and asked him on an long subway ride deep into Brooklyn. Taken from the forthcoming AHJ EP out 8th October on Cult Records. Buy now for $2.99 on www.cultrecords.com
The new "St. Justice" video from Laurent Briet is up on Noisey now. Take a look!
'AHJ' available NOW! Purchase at Cult Records today.
Albert will perform "St. Justice" on October 5th on the Late Show with David Letterman. Tune in at 11:35PM EST / 10:35PM CST on CBS! St. Justice is available for purchase on the Cult Records' Web Store: http://bit.ly/StJusticesingle
Performing “St. Justice” on the Late Show with David Letterman October 5th
Listen to the brand new track “St. Justice” from Albert’s upcoming EP ‘AHJ’ out October 8th on Cult Records here:
"Rude Customer" is premiering Sept. 26th on Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show. He’s already declared it the hottest record in the world right now, so listen in at 11AM PST/1PM EST/7PM UK!
Rolling Stone stopped by the Wiz Kid Management office to chat with Albert about his upcoming EP in between Golden Tee breaks. Stay tuned for the full story...
Check out the official EP cover art for Albert’s upcoming release! ‘AHJ' is out on October 8th via Cult Records.
Check out Albert’s official Facebook page for more news here.
‘AHJ’ will be released on October 8th! This is Albert’s first solo record since 2008’s ¿Como Te Llama?
The EP will contain 5 tracks produced by Gus Oberg at One Way Studios & Albert’s studio on Broome Street in NYC. ‘‘AHJ’’ will be available digitally and as a limited edition 10” vinyl at select record stores via Cult Records.
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Albert Hammond, Jr. will be performing at PUT YOUR SAD DOWN: A Benefit for Benjamin Curtis of Wiz Kid Management artist School of Seven Bells on August 22nd at The Bowery Terrace in NYC.
Benjamin Curtis was diagnosed with T-Cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma earlier this year and his friends and peers have come together to help him with his battle. Wiz Kid Management & Sweet Relief Musicians Fund are organizing a one of a kind silent auction including rare items from The Black Keys, NY Knicks, SNL, Coldplay, David Letterman, Radiohead, Phillip Lim, Jimmy Fallon, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, NY Rangers, Vampire Weekend, and much more...
The event will include performances by Albert, Paul Banks of Interpol, Fab Moretti & Devendra Banhart (DJ set), Danny Masterson (DJ set), and Alexa Chung (DJ set). Tickets are available here
Albert will be performing at Dylan Fest Dublin Thursday, August 9th at The Academy in Dublin, Ireland. All proceeds go to benefit the Sweet Relief Musicians Fund. Click here to get yours today.
Happy 4th of July America!
Throwback Thursday: What’s left of my guitar from the “You Only Live Once” video hangs neatly against the brick in my apartment.
Throwback Thursday: Albert’s Very First Air Guitar Solo
Albert will be performing a DJ set for Support Benjamin Curtis: a fundraiser to support School of Seven Bells’ & Wiz Kid Management’s artist Benjamin Curtis with his battle against T-cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma.
Other participants for this event include Creep, Exitmusic, Adam Green, Rewards, Blood Orange (DJ set), and Certain Creatures (DJ set). You must be 21 or over, and tickets are available for $12 at the door.
Garden of Dreams Foundation 2013 Talent Show at NYC’s Radio City Music Hall
Albert, Fab & Nikolai were judges at this year’s Garden of Dreams Foundation talent show held on April 16th. The Garden of Dreams Talent Show is an annual event where children from various Garden of Dreams partner organizations are presented with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to perform on the great stage at Radio City Music Hall.
For more information on the Garden of Dreams Foundation, go to their website here: http://www.gardenofdreamsfoundation.org/foundation-overview
Ladies & Gentlmen, Albert Hammond, Jr. for VOX Photo Credit: Jason McDonald
Happy Birthday, Albert!
Albert is featured on the soundtrack to 'Somebody Up There Likes Me', a film directed by Bob Byington and starring Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) & Ketih Poulson. Tracks include "Bright Young Thing", "In Transit" & "Cartoon Music for Superheroes", and original score by Chris Baio of Vampire Weekend.
The Strokes' Comedown Machine’ is available starting today on iTunes, Amazon, and the band’s official store. Pick up your very own copy today.
The Modern School of Film presents BANANAS! Albert will be the guest speaker in the discussion following the screening of Woody Allen's BANANAS on Thursday, March 28th at 7PM. Tickets are available here: ifccenter.com
The Strokes' "One Way Trigger” official lyrics sheet. Artwork courtesy of Warren Fu.www.thestrokes.com