Trailer Trash Tracys

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Trailer Trash Tracys
Origin London, England
Genres Indie rock, shoegazing[1]
Years active 2009–present
Labels Domino Records
Double Six Recordings
No Pain In Pop
Website trailertrashtracys.com
Members Susanne Aztoria
Jimmy Lee
Martin Dean
Silver Kane

Trailer Trash Tracys (TTT) are an English experimental rock band that originated in London, England. The band features songwriters Susanne Aztoria and James Lee, who were later joined by bassist Adam Jaffrey and drummer Dayo James.[2] The band's debut album Ester was released through Domino Records on January 9, 2012 in the United Kingdom. Critics have identified dream pop[3] and shoegazing[4] elements in their sound. Susanne Aztoria has garnered critical acclaim, her vocals being described as sublime[5] and honeyed.[6]

Touring[edit]

The band has toured with The xx,[7] The Vaccines and The Kills. Additionally, they have played with bands including The Pains of Being Pure at Heart,[8] Forest Swords and Real Estate. They have played multiple music festivals around the world as well including The Great Escape, Hinterland Festival in Glasgow, South by Southwest in Austin.[9] and Nail In The Cross Festival in London.

Song usage[edit]

  • "You Wish You Were Red" was used in an advertisement for the Renault 4+ Package.[10]
  • "You Wish You Were Red" was used in the season two episode "Ghosts of the Past" of the US version of The Killing.[11]
  • "You Wish You Were Red" was used in episode 18 of the US version of The Secret Circle.
  • "Candy Girl" was used in episode 9 of season 2 of the Cinemax series Banshee.

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details
2012 Ester

Singles[edit]

Year Single Album
2009 "Candy Girl" (Vinyl only) Ester
2011 "You Wish You Were Red"

Members[edit]

Current[edit]

  • Susanne Aztoria – vocals and synths
  • James Lee – guitar
  • Martin Dean – drums
  • Silver Kane – bass

Past[edit]

  • Adam Jaffrey – bass
  • Dayo James – drums

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Trailer Trash Tracys - Ester at Discogs". Discogs.com. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 
  2. ^ Phares, Heather. "Trailer Trash Tracys". AllMusic. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 
  3. ^ Phares, Heather (February 7, 2012). "Ester - Trailer Trash Tracys". AllMusic. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 
  4. ^ elements in their music.
  5. ^ "Music - Review of Trailer Trash Tracys - Ester". BBC. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Trailer Trash Tracys: Ester | Album Reviews". Pitchfork. February 3, 2012. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Emerging Artists No. 31 – Trailer Trash Tracys | Interview". Addict Music. January 14, 2012. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 
  8. ^ "Photos: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart + Trailer Trash Tracys – O2 Academy Islington, London 08/03/12". The Line Of Best Fit. March 3, 2012. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 
  9. ^ "SXSW 2010 announces 200+ more showcasing acts". Gorilla Vs. Bear. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 
  10. ^ http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=3axug8TEPII
  11. ^ http://blogs.amctv.com/the-killing/2012/04/season-2-music.php
  12. ^ "Ester: Trailer Trash Tracys: Amazon.co.uk: Music". Amazon.co.uk. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 

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