Clap Your Hands Say Yeah (often abbreviated CYHSY) is the musical project of American indie rock musician Alec Ounsworth. The group was founded in 2004 and is based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Brooklyn, New York. All the band members attended Connecticut College, in New London, Connecticut, United States. Their debut album, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, recorded by Adam Lasus (Genius + Love = Yo La Tengo/The Dirt of Luck), was self-released in 2005, receiving attention from numerous MP3 blogs and a favourable review from Pitchfork Media, who gave the band a “Best New Music” commendation.
Check out the video for their single ‘Some Loud Thunder’, from the album of the same name, which they will be performing in it’s entirety.
Tickets on sale on the 22nd September at 10am here.