The Washington: Fringe at Tramlines listings
FRIDAY 20 JULY
17:00 – NERVOUS PILLS
Raucous and youthful heavy indie three piece.
17:45 – TEN EIGHTY TREES
Riff-heavy disco rock. Jack White meets Block Party.
18:30 – ABOMINABLE SOUL
Psychedelic thrash rock. Garage rock and roll.
19:15 – BEAR CHEST
Filthy rock and roll. Sounds like leather and sweat.
20:00 – BODACH
A sonic crescendo of riff laden northern grit.
20:45 – DELIRIUM
Chaotic slabs of sweaty psych, injected with childish piquancy, drained of stagnant sludge.
21:30 – FEMUR
Psychedelic grunge rock from troubadours of the local scene.
22:15 – BABY NAGA
Riff- heavy, shamanic jams with the crushing power of a psychedelic tsunami.
23:00 – ALEX COOPER (DJ)
Resident DJ keeps the party going with his impeccable indie dancefloor touch.
00:00 – THE ORIELLES (GUEST DJ)
Straight from performing at the main event, come dance along with a selection from these precocious dream pop prodigies.
02:00 – ALEX COOPER (DJ)
Resident DJ closes the first night of the Fringe with some dancefloor fillers.
SATURDAY 21 JULY
13:15 – KID CONVENTIONAL
Dark, poetic songs, driven by powerful vocals with a nod to his choral background.
14:15 – ADULT FIASCO
Five piece party band playing rock, pop and soul with shared lead vocals.
15:15 – TWIST HELIX
Female fronted electronic alt-pop band from Newcastle.
16:15 – LOAM
Lush, ambient drone pop.
17:15 – EXPLORERS
Synth – pop formed through a love of nostalgia, 80s cinema and DIY spirit.
18:15 – BROTHER’S GUN
Powerful yet melodic psych-rock blues.
19:15 – MATTHEW J HALL
Soulful, powerful indie pop of epic proportions.
20:15 – CORA PEARL
Energetic and hard-hitting indie rock band making waves in the local scene.
21:15 – THE STRAWBERRIES
Psychedelic blues from Leeds. Expect classic song writing served with a huge bowl of rock and roll.
22:15- KIZIAH AND THE KINGS
Female fronted soul/rock/reggae/fun. Energetic good time party vibes.
23:00 – SOULROCKA (DJ)
Indie funk and soul until 3am.
SUNDAY 22 JULY
13:15 – MAN CUB
Dreamy, lo-fi indie singer songwriter hotly tipped by BBC Introducing
14:15 – JAMIE WILLIAMS
Acoustic troubadour with songs firmly rooted in punk rock.
15:15 – THE VOQUES
Indie synth-pop with soaring melodies and punchy drums.
16:15 – THE SILVERFISH
Alt-pop rock five piece with melodic hooks and experimental structure.
17:15 – LOVELESS
Brand new noise rock band featuring members of Sheffield favourites Grigio.
18:15 – DEAD SLOW HOOT
Rich musical textures and sparse sonic landscapes to fill your ears with melancholy musings.
19:15 – SILVER DARLINGS
Sea glass, sea shells and driftwood. Put them to your ear and you can hear the sea.
20:15 – POPPERS REVIVAL
Live drum and bass. Breakbeats and techno with didgeridoo, flute, eewee and drums galore.
21:15 – JAMES EWAN TAIT (pictured)
Electric set from the crooning songwriter.
22:15 – NECKTAR
Nine piece soul fushion band based in Leeds drawing influences from hip-hop, Latin, jazz, afro beat and ambient music.
23:00- MANGO DISCO
Mark the end of Tramlines 2018 with the Mango Disco DJs, spinning non-stop bangers to guarantee you’ll be late for work on Monday…
All listings correct at time of publication. Head over to The Washington’s Facebook page for updates.