The Avalanches
The Avalanches

The Avalanches

About The Avalanches

Australian electronic band The Avalanches have released two Top 10 albums and produced multiple hit remixes for such artists as Belle & Sebastian, Franz Ferdinand, and The Chemical Brothers.

∙ In 1998, they covered “Do You Know the Way to San Jose” for the Australian tribute album To Hal and Bacharach, honoring famed songwriting duo Burt Bacharach & Hal David.
∙ Their debut full-length LP, 2000’s Since I Left You, was certified Platinum in Australia and hit the Top 10 in the UK, Ireland, and the US.
∙ They were nominated for nine honors at the 2001 ARIA Music Awards, winning four: Breakthrough Artist – Album, Best Dance Release, Best New Artist – Single, and Producer of the Year.
∙ English author Nick Hornby (High Fidelity) chose the band’s hit single “Frontier Psychiatrist” as the subject for an essay in his 2002 book, 31 Songs.
Wildflower, their 2016 sophomore LP, hit No. 1 in Australia on the strength of its Top 40 radio hit, “Frankie Sinatra,” featuring rappers Danny Brown and MF Doom.
∙ Their 2020 LP, We Will Always Love You, boasts such collaborations as “Interstellar Love” (featuring Leon Bridges) and the title track (with Blood Orange).

  • ORIGIN
    Melbourne, Australia
  • FORMED
    1997

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