My Morning Jacket’s Circuital Receives Grammy Nomination For Best Alternative Album

My Morning Jacket’s Circuital Receives Grammy Nomination For Best Alternative Album

grammy_awardMY MORNING JACKET cap a hugely successful 2011 with a Grammy Nomination for Best Alternative Music Album for their celebrated sixth album, "Circuital". Jim James and co are up against the likes of Radiohead, Bon Iver, Death Cab For Cutie, Foster the People for this much-coveted award.

 

My_Morning_Jacket_Lo_Res_Press_Photo_3.2After headlining several festival, including Lollapalooza and Bonnaroo, My Morning Jacket will close the year playing their biggest-ever headline show to date, at Madison Square Garden in New York on 14th December…

Critical acclaim for "Circuital", out now on ATO Records:


"So much bliss:"
Rolling Stone – 4 stars ****
“Stuff encores are made of”
NPR
“Tremendous… Circuital sees them negotiating their place in the world with heartening vigour”
MOJO – 4 Stars ****
“Unexpected and audacious”
SPIN
“a spectacular live band… now approaching the height of its powers.”
New York Times
"It’s an album, and a band, worth celebrating."
Wall Street Journal
“MMJ’s best album… producer Tucker Martine expertly eliciting the synergistic quality of a band in perfect harmony.”
The Independent  – 4 Stars ****
"My Morning Jacket continue to wear their eclecticism well"
People
“Disarmingly graceful melodies framed by thundering rock chords”
NPR’s All Things Considered
“lush, epic-sounding songs with a tight musical focus”
Time Magazine
“Circuital is arguably the most cohesive My Morning Jacket album to date”
Stereogum
“The work of a band with a reinvigorated sense of their own identity… These songs share a thread of kinship which bind them together”
Uncut – 4 Stars ****
“The grab-you-from-the-start opener transitions between slower and faster tunes in this perfectly paced composition.  Don’t miss it.”
Esquire


My Morning Jacket On Tour:
12/1: Los Angeles, CA @ The Gibson Ampitheatre
12/2: San Francisco, CA @ Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
12/3: San Diego, CA @ Jenny Craig Pavilion @ University of San Diego
12/6: Tulsa, OK @ Brady Theatre
12/7: Dallas, TX @ Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
12/8: Houston, TX @ Verizon Wireless Theatre
12/10: Boca Raton, FL @ Sunset Cove Ampitheater
12/11: Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Live
12/12: Greensboro, NC @ Greensboro War Memorial Auditorium
12/14: New York City @ Madison Square Garden

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