Oh Wonder are a London-based alt-pop duo, consisting of Anthony West and Josephine Vander Gucht. Since releasing their debut album, they have seen international success with their alt-pop singles. Vander Gucht and West recorded and released one song a month for a year, starting in September 2014. All of the songs were released together as a self-titled debut album on 4 September 2015. On 14 July 2017, the duo released their second album, Ultralife. Both albums were entirely written, recorded, produced and mixed by the duo and have received cross-platform success.
They played sold out shows in London, Paris, New York, and Los Angeles one week after their debut album release, which marked the beginning of the band’s touring career. They have since played 318 headline shows and festivals in 45 countries.
On March 30, 2017, the duo announced that they finished their second studio album which was to be titled Ultralife. The album’s lead and title track “Ultralife”, was released the day after. As with their previous album, the band has been steadily releasing new singles every two weeks. After “Ultralife” the band released the songs “Lifetimes”, “My Friends”, “Heavy”, and “High On Humans” along with acoustic and piano versions of “Ultralife” and “High On Humans” recorded at Abbey Road Studios.
The band embarked on an Ultralife World Tour in 2017 that saw them play a long run of headline shows in 34 countries across Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America. They also played three shows with Beck on his 2018 North America Tour.
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