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Something Good (alt J song)

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Released  28 September 2012
Recorded  2011
Length  3:38
Format  digital download
Genre  Indie rock, art rock
Label  Infectious

"Something Good" is a song by English indie rock quartet alt-J from their debut studio album An Awesome Wave (2012). The song was released on 28 September 2012 as the album's fourth single. The song was written by Joe Newman, Gus Unger-Hamilton, Gwilym Sainsbury, Thom Green and produced by Charlie Andrew.


The song was featured in the 2013 version of BBC Two's "Tent" ident. It was also featured in the 2015 video game Life Is Strange.

Music video

A music video to accompany the release of "Something Good" was first released on YouTube on 18 September 2012 at a total length of three minutes and forty-two seconds. The video was shot in Los Angeles, CA by Brewer, a directing duo by brothers Alex and Ben Brewer and has earned them the 2013 Young Director Award for Non-European Music Video.

Credits and personnel

  • Lead vocals – Alt-J (∆)
  • Producers – Charlie Andrew
  • Lyrics – Joe Newman, Gus Unger-Hamilton, Gwilym Sainsbury, Thom Green
  • Label: Infectious Music
  • References

    Something Good (alt-J song) Wikipedia

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