Trash Fashion

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Trash Fashion
Origin Birmingham, UK
Genres New Rave
Years active 2005-present
Labels Propaganda (UK)
Vinyl Junkie (Japan)
Website Official Website
Myspace page
Members Tom Marsh ("Jet Storm")
Ben Marsh ("Mason Storm")
Matt Emerson ("Bam Bam")
Jim Ready ("Jimbo Ready")
Past members K-Bomb

Trash Fashion are a four-piece band made up of brothers Tom Marsh and Ben Marsh (lead vocals and lead guitar, respectively) joined by Matt Emerson (as drummer) and Jim Ready (as bassist). Their current UK record label is Propaganda Records and in Japan it is Vinyl Junkie. All members originally hail from Birmingham and are now based in London.

Members[edit]

In early 2009, the band replaced their previous stage names (shown in brackets) with their real-life first names on their MySpace.

  • Tom Marsh ("Jet Storm") — keyboards, lead vocals
  • Ben Marsh ("Mason Storm") — guitar, vocals
  • Matt Emerson ("Bam Bam") — drums
  • Jim Ready ("Jimbo Ready") — bass

Former members[edit]

  • K-Bomb left the band in May 2008 to pursue his solo project, Kurran and the Wolfnotes [1].

Musical style[edit]

Trash Fashion describe their sound as "Guntronic Disco Warehouse Rock"[1] but are often placed in the New Rave[2][3] category, citing Black Strobe, Tiga, Daft Punk, Altern8, The Prodigy, Shalamar, Prince, Stevie Wonder and Iron Maiden as some of their influences.

Trash Fashion also cover songs from established bands, such as Madness [2] and Hall & Oates [3].

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • Nights of Error (album) (Released 20-10-2008), Propaganda Records
  1. Beat Goes Round
  2. Why Can't We Be Friends
  3. We Go To War
  4. Spread the Love
  5. Night of Error
  6. Rabbit in the Headlights
  7. Mom and Daddy
  8. Rave Dave
  9. I Got Slimed
  10. Tight Body
  11. Uphill Struggle
  12. What Am I Supposed To Do
  • Eat our Skill (Japan only mini-album) (Released 4-6-2008), Vinyl Junkie

EPs[edit]

  • I can't go for that (Released 2009)
  • Why Can't We Be Friends? (Released 10-3-2008)
  • Mom & Daddy (2007)

Singles[edit]

Year Title Album
2007 "Its a Rave Dave" Nights Of Error
2008 "Beat Goes Round"
"Night Of Error"

References[edit]

  1. ^ Oyster Magazine ; Trash Fashion - Rock and Rave; retrieved March 19, 2009
  2. ^ Our Cultural History ; retrieved February 10, 2009
  3. ^ Times Online; Here we glo again; retrieved February 11, 2009

External links[edit]