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.
Fatcat Youtube video update
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.
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.
To stream the playlist click HERE
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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