Albert Hammond Jr Debuts “818″ Video

Albert Hammond Jr shares new video for "818"
Albert Hammond Jr Press photo; credit: Scottie Cameron

Albert Hammond Jr, singer-songwriter and founding member of the The Strokes, has dropped a new video for “818.” The track is lifted from Melodies On Hiatus, Hammond Jr’s new solo album, now available via Red Bull Records. The track, completes a series of episodic videos directed by Ricciardi and Weinberg across the album including, “One Chance,” “Memo of Hate,” “100-99” featuring GoldLink and “Old Man.”

Additionally, Hammond Jr will embark on the On Hiatus Tour this fall with multiple sold-out stops in New York and Los Angeles and support from Rainsford.

With contributions from GoldLink, Steve Stevens (Billy Idol), Matt Helders (Arctic Monkeys) and Rainsford, Melodies on Hiatus features production by Gus Oberg and was co-written with Simon Wilcox, mixed by Tony Hoffer (Beck, Air, M83, Metric, Chromeo) and mastered by Dave Cooley (Paramore, Spoon, Tame Impala, Jimmy Eat World).

Albert Hammond Jr
Melodies On Hiatus
Track List
Red Bull Recorcs

1. 100-99 feat. GoldLink
2. Downtown Fred
3. Old Man
4. Darlin’
5. Thoughtful Distress feat. Matt Helders & Steve Stevens
6. Libertude
7. Memo of Hate
8. Home Again
9. I Got You
10. Caught by Night
11. Dead Air
12. One Chance
13. Remember feat. Rainsford
14. 818
15. Fast Kitten
16. I’d Never Leave
17. Never Stop
18. False Alarm
19. Alright Tomorrow feat. Rainsford


September 14—New York, NY—Racket*
September 15—Brooklyn, NY—Music Hall of Williamsburg (SOLD OUT)*
September 16—Windham, NY—Cave Mountain Festival
September 20—San Francisco, CA—Bimbo’s 365 Club*
September 21—Los Angeles, CA—El Rey Theatre (SOLD OUT)*
September 22—Los Angeles, CA—El Rey Theatre (SOLD OUT)*
September 23—Los Angeles, CA—Lodge Room (SOLD OUT)*
September 25—Santa Ana, CA—The Observatory*

* with Rainsford

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