FatCat Sign PAWS
We are excitied to announce a new addition to the FatCat roster: PAWS.
Glasgow based PAWS, made up of Philip, Joshua and Matthew, respectively hail from Tain (Highlands of Scotland), Edinburgh, and Glasgow. The band have a strong DIY ethic, and a lo-fi, punk-rock sound. They have rapidly created an enthusiastic buzz around their name within the last year, and have been touring extensively since 2010. So far, they have shared the stage with transatlantic bands such as Dum Dum Girls, No Age, Wavves, Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti and Black Lips, as well as British peers Male Bonding, and label mates Milk Maid and Mazes.
PAWS have been listed as by BBC Scotland as ones to watch in 2012 http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/radioscotland/2012/01/35-scottish-artists-to-watch.shtml and have just been nominated for Best Live Act at The Scottish Alternative Music Awards. You can vote for the band by following the link http://officialsama.co.uk/vote/
They have released a couple of cassettes in small numbered runs, a split 7" single for Edinburgh based Gerry Loves Records, as well as their “Mermaid E.P” which was mastered by Bob Weston of Shellac. PAWS have just recorded their debut LP with Rory Atwell at his recording studio, The Lightship95.