Adam, Stuart & Leigh formed TRAAMS in late 2011 via their shared love of groups like Television, Battles, The Stooges, Can & Women. Having released EP Ladders & LP Grin via FatCat Records in 2013 - produced by Rory Attwell (Test Icicles) & MJ (Hookworms) they saw through the year playing shows with bands such as Wire, Fidlar, Parquet Courts, & Temples. 2014 saw TRAAMS support Drenge on a sold o...
2014 saw TRAAMS support Drenge on a sold out UK tour, before venturing to the states for SXSW and releasing the Cissa EP.
As championed by BBC6 Music's Marc Riley, TRAAMS' music is a distinct form of post-punk leaning Krautrock that is in equal parts catchy and hypnotic.
TRAAMS Premier New Tracks
Posted on Monday, 17th October
DIY have just premiered two brand new TRAAMS tracks. 'Penguin' and 'Slipping' will both feature on a limited edition 7" on Flying Vinyl.
DIY have just premiered two brand new TRAAMS tracks. 'Penguin' and 'Slipping' will both feature on a limited edition 7" on Flying Vinyl. TRAAMS are about to head out on a UK tour all the dates are below.
Listen to the new tracks here
25 Brighton, Concorde 2 (w/ Eagulls & Protomartyr)
26 Bristol, Fiddlers (w/ Eagulls & Protomartyr)
27 Nottingham, Rescue Rooms (w/ Eagulls & Protomartyr)
28 London, London Fields Brewery
02 Southampton, Joiners Arms
03 Oxford, The Bullingdon
09 London, Queen Of Hoxton (DIY Presents x Jager Curtain Call - tickets)
10 Birmingham, Hare & Hounds 2
11 Leeds, Brudenell Social Club
16 Sheffield, Picture House Social
17 Manchester, Aatma
24 Liverpool Studio 2
25 Cardiff, Clwb Ifor Bach
08 London, Scala (w/ Girl Band)
TRAAMS UK Dates Announced
Posted on Monday, 12th September
Fatcat Youtube video update
Posted on Wednesday, 29th June
We have just updated the FatCat YouTube channel playlists with new videos we have found. Here are some of the best.
C Duncan does a great interview in Liverpool Sound City, where
he talks about his Mercury Music Prize nomination and his up-coming second
album. You can watch it here.
C Duncan plays a few songs live at Sound City Liverpool. You can check it out here.
Big Deal do a brilliant live session in which they play Swapping Split from their album June Gloom. You can watch it here.
Honeyblood play their song Bud live from BBC Music at the Quay in Glasgow. Watch it here.
Stina Tweeddale from Honeyblood does a great interview where she talks about the bands lyrics and inspirations on the band. You can watch it here.
TRAAMS play their songs, Low, Flowers and Klaus live at Screensaver in London. Check it out here.
TRAAMS does an excellent interview and talk about memories of the formation of the band and their favorite albums. Watch it here.
PAWS does a brilliant live session for The Skinny in which they play An Honest Romance. You can watch It here.