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.
Welcome to our sixth Spotify playlist: GUITARS OF FATCAT
In our next installment of FatCat playlists we bring you a selection of tracks from the more guitar-orientated bands in our catalogue.
In our next installment of FatCat playlists we bring you a selection of tracks from the more guitar-orientated bands in our catalogue, featuring TRAAMS, Frightened Rabbit, Mazes, The Growlers, Shopping, Best Friends, The Twilight Sad, PAWS and more.
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TRAAMS New Video
TRAAMS premiered the new video for their album standout "Neckbrace" at Brooklyn Vegan today. View the video over at the site.
TRAAMS premiered the new video for their album standout "Neckbrace" at Brooklyn Vegan today. View the video over at the site. The band is on tour in March. Catch them at the following dates.
TRAAMS - 2016 Tour Dates
Thu, March 10 | Leeds, Headrow House
Fri, March 11 | Glasgow, King Tut's Wah Wah Hut
Sat, March 12 | Newcastle, Think Tank
Sun, March 13 | Manchester, Gullivers
Wed, March 16 | London, The Lexington
Thu, March 17 | Birmingham, Hare & Hounds
Fri, March 18 | Bristol, Start the Bus
Sat, March 19 | Southampton, Lennons
TRAAMS - Modern Dancing Out Today
'Modern Dancing builds on TRAAMS debut, Grin by harnessing that feedback and inertia and forcing it into taut, driving compositions that pulse and grind with undeniable life.' - Drowned in Sound
TRAAMS release their second album today on FatCat entitled 'Modern Dancing'.
Buy it here
Following on from their 2013 debut success 'Grin', the post punk trio TRAAMS announced the release of their secondalbum 'Modern Dancing' today. You can buy the record here
Recorded in Leeds with their producer MJ of Hookworms, this record sees the band return with a stunning follow up to 'Grin'.
'Modern Dancing builds on TRAAMS debut, Grin byharnessing that feedback and inertia and forcing it into taut, drivingcompositions that pulse and grind with undeniable life.' - Drowned in Sound
'The trio is both noisy and joyous, the sort of band thatmakes you want to stand up tall, high-five a stranger, and then slam-dance theminto the bar' - Clash Music
NOV 13th - Rough Trade East, London
NOV 19th - Patterns, Brighton
SUPPORTING THE WYTCHES ON FOUR TOUR DATES.
NOV 30th - The Bodega Social Club, Nottingham
DEC 1st - Clwb lfor Bach, Cardiff
DEC 2nd - Louisiana, Bristol
DEC 3rd - The Forum, Tunbridge Wells