Five Hungry Joes – A pictorial archive of the Trashcan Sinatras. Legendary Scottish Band


AND IT’S HI HO…
April 2, 2019, 11:54 am
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As part of the Trashcans’ Pledgemusic campaign, you could get sixth album, ‘Wild Pendulum’ on sexy shiny silver vinyl.

Looks great. Sounds great. What more could you ask for?

You could also grab yourself a test pressing too…

2016 Trashcan Sinatras

 



Merry Xmas…
December 23, 2018, 1:00 pm
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Here’s an old, old Christmas card from Shabby Road – Merry Xmas everybody!

1990 Trash Can Sinatras



Watch, Listen…
October 28, 2018, 10:51 am
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…and Learn, because this. Is. Music.

The final items from the 2017 ‘All Night in America’ Pledgemusic campaign arrived a few days ago, and they’re an absolute treat.

The Trashcan Sinatras’ first official live DVD and accompanying live CD was recorded at the Swing House in Los Angeles, California on 24 November 2017 and sees a band at the top of their game. Looking relaxed and cool (of course), John, Paul and Frank effortlessly play songs from their 30 year career – songs that haven’t seen the light of day for many a year including Aberration, The Perfect Reminder, No Gasoline and Circling The Circumference. There’s 31 songs on the DVD with 21 of them included on the CD, all held together in a wonderfully produced gatefold package designed by How it is Nowadays in Brooklyn, who also designed the creative for ‘Wild Pendulum’.

The Tour Book is 90-odd pages of song lyrics and band member thoughts for each song on the DVD, plus a few additional photos from the tour. It’s a great insight into the stories behind the songs, and I’ve had to change my original interpretation on a few of them – but hey, isn’t that the beauty of music?

Now, when’s the next pledge campaign starting?

WATCH…

LISTEN…

LEARN…


2017-2018 Trashcan Sinatras OH-EGS 1401



Alive & Gigging
September 21, 2018, 7:00 pm
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Here’s a few historical gig listings from various music papers. Maybe you’ve been to a few of these? …

Irn Bru Rox Week 1990118 List 060490 gig listing225 List 220494 gig listing224 List 080494 gig listingsound city 94T on the Fringe Aug05575 List 100507 Connect gig listing

1990 – 2007



Get In The Van
July 13, 2018, 4:00 pm
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The Trashcan’s UK tour is about to start next week, so perfect timing for this post.

The other day I received an unexpected email that included a couple of pictures of a cassette.

The cassette belongs to Iain Wilson. Those of you who are regulars at Trashcan gigs will have no doubt seen him behind the merchandise table – but he’s more than just the ‘merch guy’. A friend of the band for many a year, he’s also been responsible for driving the band all over the country from town to city and back again.

I believe Iain is heading back out with the Trashcan ‘container’ on this forthcoming tour, and as you can see from the labels, the cassette hasn’t been the most popular of selections in the tour van.

So, guys, get in the van, enjoy the tour and who knows, maybe big Iain’ll have some new music for you.

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2018 Trashcan Sinatras




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