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Temper Trap to Launch North American Headlining Tour in March

Anthemic, London-based quartet The Temper Trap are set to launch their first-ever North American headlining tour in March, bolstered by the high media profile of hit single “Sweet Disposition” and the undeniable appeal of lead singer Dougy Mandagi’s pristine falsetto.

22 Jan 2010 | More

The Temper Trap – “Conditions”

“Anthemic” and “soaring” are two words most frequently used to describe the Temper Trap’s fantastic debut album, Conditions. And while both are certainly true, I prefer to say that the buzzy Australian band’s songs are so utterly charming and earnest that being this disarmed by your own smile should come with a warning sticker.

13 Oct 2009 | More

Chemistry and Conditions: Here Comes the Temper Trap

Whether having a memorable song during a high point in the sleeper hit rom-com (500) Days of Summer will trigger the Garden State effect for Australia’s Temper Trap and current hit “Sweet Disposition” as it did for The Shins in 2004 remains to be seen. But for the four tireless guys who moved across the world earlier this year to better position themselves for stardom, finally seeing their warm, anthemic and critically lauded debut record, Conditions, get released worldwide is their raison d’être.

28 Sep 2009 | 1 comment | More