Wojtek Godzisz releases his brand new single on 10th March. ‘Beltane’ will be available on a run of 500 limited edition 7” singles, as well as through the usual digital retailers.
Woj has been recording with producer Russ Keffert (Larrikin Love, Ox.Eagle.Lion.Man, Clinic) once again and will soon be back in the studio to finish off his debut album - due for release this summer. You can pre-order 'Beltane' from our Shop page now. Also, check out the video, directed by Matthew Sanger, below!
The single is backed with another brand new song ‘Silbury Hill’. Wojtek will be taking his band on his first full UK tour to promote the release. Dates below are confirmed, with more to follow.
Friday 8 February - The Purple Turtle, LONDON
Thursday 21 February - The Dublin Castle, LONDON
Wednesday 12 March - Oran Mor, GLASGOW
Thursday 13 March - Trash, LEEDS
Friday 14 March - Vintage Rockbar, DONCASTER
Saturday 15 March - Dry Bar, MANCHESTER
Tuesday 18 March - Troubadour, LONDON (Launch Party)
Thursday 20 March - The Castle, OLDHAM
Friday 21 March - The Horn, ST ALBANS
Saturday 22 March - Kasbah Club, COVENTRY
Monday 24 March - Bar Academy, BIRMINGHAM
Here's a message from our friends at Maps magazine. They're giving away four special Tigertrap tracks in their advent calendar giveaway today, including an exclusive festive Kate Bush song 'Under The Ivy' recorded by Wojtek Godzisz....
Teetering on the periphery of the season to be merry, Maps has a very special festive treat in store for you all (well many, many treats in fact - no less than 24!) We have an exceptional advent calendar for you all to enjoy! Get yourselves onto www.mapsmagazine.co.uk everyday from 1st December right through until Christmas Eve and behind each and every door instead of a lame picture of a reindeer or a tacky bit of chocolate you can get your hands on free downloadable MP3s & videos to mull over your wine and mince your pies to!
Many of the tracks are exclusive; there's a mixture of Christmas covers and freshly penned festive tunes, but also some rare songs from some of our favourite bands of 2007. including a few from the Tigertrap books.
WAIT! THERE'S MORE.
We also have competitions to win singed CDs/vinyl/artwork, t-shirts, gig tickets, etc from some really great bands & artists behind some of those doors too! So be sure not to miss out 'cos these treats are definitely not to be sneezed at.
Untitled Musical Project begin their nationwide tour 4th December at Artrocker's flagship night at the Buffalo Bar, London. The band hook up with two other great bands, Popular Workshop and Fight Like Apes, and can been seen ripping it up at the following venues:
Clone Quartet are set to release their debut album 'Well-Oiled Machine' through Tigertrap and Smalltown America on 3rd December. The album comes in a delicious limited edition tear-and-fold cardboard sleeve and features 11 tracks of hard-edged electropop.
Tracks are as follows:
2. Young Foal
3. Twenty Five
4. Need Your Love
5. Hold On
6. Well-Oiled Machine
7. Cold To The Core
8. Played To Death
9. 10 Lies
10. Won't Somebody Please
11. You Don't Need Me (But I Need You)
The band will be back in London for a handful of dates in December, including the Tigertrap Christmas Party on 15th December at Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes and The Windmill, Brixton on 16th December.
Tigertrap is hosting its first ever Christmas Party at London's Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes on 15th December.
The party will feature sets from all our current roster - INFANTS, WOJTEK GODZISZ, CLONE QUARTET + UNTITLED MUSICAL PROJECT - as well as DJing, bowling, party favours and general excitement well into the night.
Doors will be opening at about 7pm and turfing out time is around 3am, so there's plenty of time to explore the facilities, which include karaoke, an American-style diner, vintage arcade games fun and (obviously) rock 'n' roll bowling.
ADVANCE TICKETS can be bought at We Got Tickets for the festive price of only £4. There'll be free giveaways later on and goody bags for the first few in, so come down and celebrate Jesus in style!