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Photos: alt-J artfully lights up the night sky at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre



(Left to right): alt-J keyboard player Gus Unger-Hamilton, guitar and vocalist Joe Newman and drummer Thom Sonny Green take the stage. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Alt-J guitarist Joe Newman sings to the crowd. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

The Cuthbert crowd interact with each other in numerous ways while alt-J performs. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Guitarist Joe Newman. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Alt-J delivers a visually stunning light show to the audience. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

The Cuthbert crowd watch alt-J from the amphitheater lawn. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Guitarist Joe Newman sings. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Gus Unger-Hamilton plays keyboard and provides backup vocals. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Amidst red lights, guitarist Joe Newman faces the crowd. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Guitarist Joe Newman. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Light from the alt-J stage disperses in a prism-like manner. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Guitarist Joe Newman plays. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Pulsing towers of light define the alt-J stage setup. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Drummer Thom Sonny Green holds the left side of the stage. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

An alt-J fan takes a photo. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

Guitarist Joe Newman is lit up by the stage. English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

The Cuthbert Amphitheatre is dominated by light as alt-J encores with “Breezeblocks.” English indie rockers alt-J kick off this summer’s outdoor concert series at the Cuthbert Amphitheatre in Eugene, Ore. on April 24, 2018. (Sarah Northrop/Emerald)

 

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Sarah Northrop

Sarah Northrop

Sarah is the Photo Editor for the Daily Emerald. She has experience in all kinds of photography and visual tempo, as well as feature writing and news reporting. In her free time she enjoys hiking, live music and petting dogs.