TRAITRS with Nox Novacula and Launderette

Tue July 19, 2022
( Doors: 8:00 pm ) SHOW: 8:30 pm PDT
Star Theater
13 NW Sixth Avenue, Portland, OR
Ages 21 and Up
Doors: 8:00pm  //  Show: 8:30pm  //  Ages 21+.

With their emotive melodies, propulsive rhythms, angular guitars and dark cinematicelectronics,TRAITRS have quickly become one of modern post-punk’s fastest risingindependent bands. Consisting of Sean-Patrick Nolan and ShawnTucker,TRAITRSformed during the summer of 2015 inToronto, Ontario Canada.The duo recorded demos with producer/engineer Josh Korody (Nailbiter, F*cked Up, Japandroids, DillyDally), garnered the attention of Pleasence Records label head James Lindsay andreleased their debut cassette RitesAnd Ritual inApril 2016.After gaining buzz in the European and NorthAmerican dark music scenes, TRAITRS released their critically acclaimed LPButcher’s Coin (Pleasence Records, Manic Depression Records, AlcheraVisions) in May 2018. Backed by the strength of lead single ‘Thin Flesh’, the duo embarked on a series of lengthy tours overseas, performed in over a dozen countries including showcases at Wave GothikTreffen, Castle Party, Extramuralhas, Nocturnal Culture Night, Wavefest, Canadian Music Week and Pop! Montreal.Their relentless touring schedule and work ethic caught the attention of Schubert Music Publishing’sThomasThyssen and Eric Burton, and in October 2020 they announced TRAITRS as the first signing to their brand-new record label Freakwave Records.This year, TRAITRS will release ‘The Sick,TiredAnd Ill’ EPon July 30 and the full-length LP‘Horses In The Abattoir’on November 19