Live: Temper Trap at BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2009

By on Sunday, 10th May 2009 at 3:47 pm

The Temper Trap were one of the BBC’s “Sound of 2009” shortlisted bands, and have some amazing tunes, as Steve introduced a few months ago. I checked them out on the Introducing stage, and they certainly lived up to expectations.

Double handclaps, anthemic tunes that are both accessible and multilayered. Little banter between songs meant they were able to plunge through a pretty much solid 30 minute set, featuring bloggers delight (and my first introduction to the band) “Sweet Disposition” and current single “Science of Fear”.

Catch more info over on the official BBC Radio 1 site

The Temper Trap - Big Weekend 2009 Saturday

The Temper Trap - Big Weekend 2009 Saturday

The Temper Trap at Swindon Big Weekend Saturday

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[…] The Temper Trap’s debut album, Conditions, has been a slow burner of my summer. Gorgeous anthems that just stink of summer romances, I knew I had to catch them again after I was introduced to them at Radio 1’s Big Weekend in Swindon. […]

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