Tanjier

Pop
Artane, County Dublin
5962

Tanjier are an electro-indie-pop band based in Ireland. The past 12 months have seen Tanjier bring their live show nationwide to the likes of Electric Picnic, Forbidden Fruit and Other Voices. Their recent tour saw them sell out their headline Dublin gig and support the likes of Sorcha Richardson, and Le Galaxie. With unique audiovisual and light shows, Tanjier have gained a reputation as one of the most exciting Irish live acts.

Their latest single ‘Lights’ has amassed over 130,000 streams on Spotify and was featured on Spotify’s official playlists. They were selected as Today FM's 'Irish Artist of the Week', 2FM's 'Fresh on Fridays', Spin 1038's 'One to Watch'

Tanjier's sound is inspired by acts like LCD Soundsystem. Their indie-pop melodies are influenced the likes of LANY or Sigrid, and their ambient guitar tones are reminiscent of The XX or The 1975.

Tanjier are Mick Killen, Ronan Lynch, and Tommy Buckley.

1. Previous Festival Experience
- Forbidden Fruit 2018 (Undergrowth Stage)
- Electric Picnic 2018, 2017 (Body and Soul - Bandstand)
- Castlepalooza 2018 (Main Stage)
- Other Voices 2017 (Music Trail - Festival closer)

2. Success with recent releases
- Latest release ‘Lights’ amassed 130k+ streams on Spotify. (Click here to listen)
- Featured on official Spotify playlists e.g. ‘The Pop List’, ’New Music Friday’, ‘New Pop Revolution’, ‘Alt-Pop’ etc.

3. Headline Ticket Sales
- Studio 10 - Dublin - 100 tix - SOLD OUT
- Balor Arts Theatre - Donegal - 150 tix
- Spirit Store - Dundalk - 80 tix
- Nelliefreds - Dingle - 80 tix

4. Press Quotes
'A sound that carries the promise of mass appeal (...) One of our Irish gig standouts of the year.' - Nialler9
'One of the best acts in Ireland right now' - The Best of Music and Film
'Tanjier are a must-listen.' - Karen Howley, RTÉ Culture

5. Recent Accolades
- Today FM’s ‘Irish Artist of the Week’
- Nialler9’s ‘Top 50 Best New Irish Acts of 2018’
- 2FM’s ‘Fresh on Friday’
- Spin 1038’s ‘Ones to Watch’

6. Previous Support Slots
- Le Galaxie (Westport)
- The Strypes (Bandon)
- Sorcha Richardson (Crowbar, Dublin)
- Slow Readers Club (Button Factory)
- Ryan Sheridan (Bandon)

THE PRESS SAY
'A sound that carries the promise of mass appeal (...) One of our Irish gig standouts of the year.' - Nialler9
'One of the best acts in Ireland right now' - The Best of Music and Film
'Tanjier are a must-listen.' - Karen Howley, RTÉ Culture

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