News

Jun 14, 2016

England's Adult Jazz released a new mini album, Earrings Off!, last month via Tri Angle. Now they have shared a video for "Pumped From Above." More

Watch: Adult Jazz - “Earrings Off!” Video

Earrings Off! Mini Album Due Out May 20 via Tri Angle

May 03, 2016

England's Adult Jazz are releasing a new mini album, Earrings Off!, on May 20 via Tri Angle. Now they have shared a video for its title track. It features some living Oscar statue-looking creatures, men covered in gold, singing the song as they rotate. Watch it below. (Also below is the album's first single, "Eggshell.") More

Oct 23, 2014

Shabazz Palaces has reworked Adult Jazz’s, “Springful.”  More

Oct 14, 2014

Releasing their debut album Gist Is back in August, UK-based outfit Adult Jazz have shared a brand new music video featuring their track "Am Gone." More

Under the Radar Announces September/October Issue with alt-J on the Cover

Issue 51 Also Includes Interviews with Arcade Fire vs. Peter Gabriel, Interpol, Jessie Ware, Foxygen, Caribou, Belle and Sebastian's Stuart Murdoch, Terry Gilliam, Gotham's Ben McKenzie, Zola Jesus, and More

Sep 12, 2014

Under the Radar is excited to announce the full details of the September/October issue, which is on newsstands now. It features alt-J on the cover. Arcade Fire's Richard Reed Parry does a joint interview with Peter Gabriel. We talk to Lush's Miki Berenyi and Emma Anderson about their 1996 album, LovelifeMore

Jul 28, 2014

UK newcomers Adult Jazz are poised to release their debut album Gist Is next week on Aug. 5. More

Watch: Adult Jazz – “Idiot Mantra” Video

Gist Is Is Out August 5 on Spare Thought

Jul 10, 2014

Adult Jazz enters the drum circle in the video for their new single “Idiot Mantra.”  More


Interviews

2016 Artist Survey: Harry Burgess of Adult Jazz

Burgess on 2016's Best Albums, the Election, Recurring Dreams, and Memorable Fan Encounters

Jan 23, 2017

For Under the Radar's 14th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2016. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2016 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions. Here are some answers from Harry Burgess of Adult Jazz. More

Adult Jazz

An Education

Dec 19, 2014

While they don't have a proper show lined up for another couple of weeks, the members of the U.K.-based four-piece Adult Jazz do have one unofficial gig in their more immediate queue.  More

Pleased to Meet You Spotlight: Adult Jazz

Getting the Gist of Things

Aug 06, 2014

Raised in Guildford, located approximately 30 miles south of London, Harry Burgess and Tim Slater attended school together as children.  More


Reviews

Gist Is

Gist Is

Spare Thought

Aug 13, 2014

Let's get this out of the way right at the beginning; Adult Jazz sound like the prodigy child of Dirty Projectors and alt-J. But that's not enough. Their album, Gist Is, is a meticulously-produced contender for most surprising debut in recent memory. They deserve every bit of praise heaped upon them thus far. Simply put, Gist Is really is that good.